Marston's PLC Company Profile (LON:MARS)

About Marston's PLC (LON:MARS)

MarstonMarston's PLC is engaged in running pubs and beer brewing. The Company owns a range of assets from pubs to brands. The Company's segments include Destination and Premium, which consists of food and drink sales, accommodation and gaming machine income; Taverns, which includes Food and drink sales, rent from licensed properties, accommodation and gaming machine income; Leased, which includes drink sales, rent from licensed properties and gaming machine income; Brewing, which comprises drink sales and third-party brewing, packaging and distribution, and Group Services. It operates over 1,600 pubs, inns, breweries, depots and offices. It operates over five breweries producing over 60 types of ales at its sites in Burton on Trent, Oxfordshire, Cumbria, Hampshire and the West Midlands. Its breweries supply and distribute beers to its estate, supermarkets and other pub businesses across the nation. Its brands include Hobgoblin, Pedigree, Wainwright, Banks's, Ringwood, Jennings and Brakspear.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Symbol: LON:MARS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
  • Market Cap: £794.05 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 575,400,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 140.88
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 135.84
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 126.80 - GBX 157.60
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 9.92
  • P/E Growth: 1.88
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £944.5 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.84
  • Book Value: GBX 1.38 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.00
  • EBIDTA: £201.2 million
  • Average Volume: 2.03 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Marston's PLC (LON:MARS)

What is Marston's PLC's stock symbol?

Marston's PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "MARS."

How often does Marston's PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Marston's PLC?

Marston's PLC announced a dividend on Thursday, May 18th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 25th will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.70 per share on Tuesday, July 4th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.97%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 25th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Marston's PLC's Dividend History.

Where is Marston's PLC's stock going? Where will Marston's PLC's stock price be in 2017?

14 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Marston's PLC's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 130 to GBX 175. On average, they anticipate Marston's PLC's share price to reach GBX 153 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Marston's PLC.

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How do I buy Marston's PLC stock?

Shares of Marston's PLC and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

How much does a share of Marston's PLC stock cost?

One share of Marston's PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 138.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Marston's PLC (LON:MARS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.29)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 153

Analysts' Ratings History for Marston's PLC (LON:MARS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/19/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 165View Rating Details
5/19/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/18/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/15/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 160View Rating Details
3/7/2017Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 170View Rating Details
2/15/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 145View Rating Details
2/14/2017Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHoldGBX 150 -> GBX 145View Rating Details
2/2/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetUnderweightGBX 140 -> GBX 130View Rating Details
1/16/2017HSBC Holdings plcLower Price TargetHoldGBX 140 -> GBX 130View Rating Details
11/30/2016N+1 SingerLower Price TargetBuyGBX 182 -> GBX 150View Rating Details
11/25/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 160View Rating Details
11/24/2016GoodbodyReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
11/24/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 175View Rating Details
7/7/2016Citigroup IncDowngradeSellView Rating Details
5/20/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 180View Rating Details
2/16/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 170View Rating Details
2/12/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingSellGBX 135View Rating Details
11/28/2015JP Morgan Asian Investment Trust PlcReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 170View Rating Details
11/23/2015NomuraReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Marston's PLC (LON:MARS)
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Earnings Estimates for Marston's PLC (LON:MARS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $14.23 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Marston's PLC (LON:MARS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/18/2017GBX 2.701.97%5/25/20175/25/20177/4/2017
11/24/2016GBX 4.703.56%12/15/201612/15/20161/30/2017
5/18/2016GBX 2.601.7%5/26/20165/26/20167/5/2016
11/26/2015GBX 4.502.66%12/17/201512/17/20152/1/2016
5/14/2015GBX 2.501.52%5/28/20155/28/20157/7/2015
11/27/2014GBX 4.302.93%12/18/201412/18/20142/2/2015
5/15/2014GBX 2.401.61%5/28/20145/28/20147/8/2014
11/28/2013GBX 4.102.86%12/18/201312/18/20132/3/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Marston's PLC (LON:MARS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Marston`s PLC (LON:MARS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Marston's PLC (LON:MARS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/18/2017Matthew RobertsInsiderBuy25,000GBX 138£34,500
11/28/2016Ralph Graham FindlayInsiderBuy18,675GBX 133£24,837.75
11/25/2016Catherine GlickmanInsiderBuy25,000GBX 133£33,250
12/8/2015Findlay,Ralph GrahamInsiderSell99,590GBX 175£174,282.50
9/18/2015Bradley ,CarolynInsiderBuy25,000GBX 154£38,500
9/1/2015Glickman ,CatherineInsiderBuy4,000GBX 151£6,040
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Marston's PLC (LON:MARS)
Latest Headlines for Marston's PLC (LON:MARS)
DateHeadline logoMarston’s Plc :MARS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : May 22, 2017 - May 23 at 10:37 AM logoBeaufort Securities Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Marston's PLC (MARS) - May 22 at 11:26 PM logoMarston’s Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:MARS) : May 22, 2017 - May 22 at 5:47 PM logoEdited Transcript of MARS.L earnings conference call or presentation 18-May-17 10:59am GMT - May 19 at 10:58 AM logoMarston’s Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MARS-GB : May 19, 2017 - May 19 at 10:58 AM logoNumis Securities Ltd Reaffirms "Add" Rating for Marston's PLC (MARS) - May 19 at 9:00 AM logoMarston's PLC Announces Dividend of GBX 2.70 (MARS) - May 18 at 4:00 PM logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Given "Buy" Rating at Shore Capital - May 18 at 1:00 PM logoInsider Buying: Marston's PLC (MARS) Insider Buys 25,000 Shares of Stock - May 18 at 10:16 AM logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - May 9 at 9:24 AM logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Downgraded by Peel Hunt to "Add" - May 8 at 6:52 AM logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - April 14 at 10:38 AM logoMarston’s Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MARS-GB : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 11:04 AM logoMarston’s Plc : MARS-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 16th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 11:04 AM logoPub Chain Marston's Agrees New GBP320 Million Bank Facility - London South East (registration) (blog) - March 21 at 6:22 PM logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - March 20 at 12:52 PM logo2 last-minute dividend dynamos to add to your ISA - March 20 at 10:25 AM logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Peel Hunt - March 12 at 1:46 AM logoMarston's plc full year expectations unchanged - Quick Facts - RTT News - January 24 at 7:08 PM logoShould you buy this 5.5% yielder after a strong end of year? - January 24 at 7:08 PM logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on Nov 24 | Reuters - Reuters - November 24 at 9:19 AM logoMarston's full-year profit up; lifts dividend - MarketWatch - MarketWatch - November 24 at 9:19 AM logo[$$] Marston's toasts its switch to upmarket pub dining - November 24 at 9:19 AM


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Marston's PLC (MARS) Chart for Thursday, May, 25, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/25/2017 by Staff