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:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Restaurants & Bars
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:MARS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.marstons.co.uk
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £620.86 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 575,400,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 112.12
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 126.99
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 101.40 - GBX 151.20
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 7.88
  • P/E Growth: 1.31
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £944.5 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.66
  • Book Value: GBX 1.38 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.78
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 5.7%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £201.2 million
  • Net Margins: 6.83%
  • Return on Equity: 7.81%
  • Return on Assets: 2.15%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 2.01 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 declared a dividend on Thursday, May 18th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 25th will be given a dividend of GBX 2.70 per share on Tuesday, July 4th. This represents a yield of 1.97%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 25th. The official announcement can be seen 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 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Marston's PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 115 to GBX 175. On average, they expect Marston's PLC's share price to reach GBX 141.36 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Marston's PLC.

Who are some of Marston's PLC's key competitors?

Who are Marston's PLC's key executives?

Marston's PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Ralph Findlay, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Andrew Andrea, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Development Officer, Executive Director
  • Peter Dalzell, Managing Director - Marston’s Inns and Taverns, Executive Director
  • Anne-Marie Brennan, Company Secretary
  • Roger Devlin, Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Matthew Roberts, Non-Executive Director
  • Nick Backhouse, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Carolyn Bradley, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Catherine Janet Glickman, Independent Non-Executive Director

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.

What is Marston's PLC's stock price today?

One share of Marston's PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 107.90.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Marston's PLC (LON MARS)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  383 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  491 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  874
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Marston's PLC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Marston's PLC (LON:MARS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 6 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 141.36

Analysts' Ratings History for Marston's PLC (LON:MARS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/22/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 110 -> GBX 130View Rating Details
9/21/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/15/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 125View Rating Details
9/11/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 115View Rating Details
9/1/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingHoldGBX 115View Rating Details
7/26/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 140View Rating Details
7/26/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 140View Rating Details
6/23/2017Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHoldGBX 145 -> GBX 135View Rating Details
5/19/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/7/2017Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 170View Rating Details
11/30/2016N+1 SingerLower Price TargetBuyGBX 182 -> GBX 150View Rating Details
11/25/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 160View Rating Details
11/24/2016GoodbodyReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
11/24/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 175View Rating Details
7/7/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeSellView Rating Details
5/20/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 180View Rating Details
2/16/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 170View Rating Details
2/12/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated 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 9/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Marston's PLC (LON:MARS)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Marston's PLC (LON:MARS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $13.97 EPS

Dividends

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
9/8/2017Ralph Graham FindlayInsiderBuy23,549GBX 106£24,961.94
6/28/2017Andrew AndreaInsiderSell27,313GBX 124£33,868.12
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Marston's PLC (LON:MARS)
Latest Headlines for Marston's PLC (LON:MARS)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoCanaccord Genuity Raises Marston's PLC (MARS) Price Target to GBX 130
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 22 at 10:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Earns Buy Rating from Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 21 at 3:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Given "Add" Rating at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 11:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 10:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Insider Acquires £24,961.94 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 8 at 10:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMarston’s Plc : Fairly valued, but don’t skip the other factors
finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 9:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 10:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC (LON:MARS) Given Buy Rating at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 12:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 11:10 AM
seekingalpha.com logoA Look At Pub Operator Marston's Plc
seekingalpha.com - July 3 at 8:05 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 11:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Insider Sells £33,868.12 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 4:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC (MARS) PT Lowered to GBX 135 at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 24 at 9:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMarston’s Plc : Undervalued relative to peers, but don’t ignore the other factors
finance.yahoo.com - June 7 at 6:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Receives "Add" Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 29 at 11:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMarston’s Plc : MARS-GB: Dividend Analysis : May 26th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 27 at 12:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Marston’s Plc : May 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 3:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMarston’s Plc :MARS-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : May 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 10:37 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBeaufort Securities Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Marston's PLC (MARS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 11:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMarston’s Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:MARS) : May 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 5:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of MARS.L earnings conference call or presentation 18-May-17 10:59am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 10:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMarston’s Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MARS-GB : May 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 10:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNumis Securities Ltd Reaffirms "Add" Rating for Marston's PLC (MARS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 9:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC Announces Dividend of GBX 2.70 (MARS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 4:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Given "Buy" Rating at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 1:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Marston's PLC (MARS) Insider Buys 25,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 10:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Downgraded by Peel Hunt to "Add"
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 6:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 10:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMarston’s Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MARS-GB : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMarston’s Plc : MARS-GB: Dividend Analysis : December 16th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:04 AM
lse.co.uk logoPub Chain Marston's Agrees New GBP320 Million Bank Facility - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - March 21 at 6:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 12:52 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 last-minute dividend dynamos to add to your ISA
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 20 at 10:25 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMarston's PLC (MARS) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 12 at 1:46 AM
rttnews.com logoMarston's plc full year expectations unchanged - Quick Facts - RTT News
www.rttnews.com - January 24 at 7:08 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoShould you buy this 5.5% yielder after a strong end of year?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 7:08 PM
reuters.com logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on Nov 24 | Reuters - Reuters
www.reuters.com - November 24 at 9:19 AM
marketwatch.com logoMarston's full-year profit up; lifts dividend - MarketWatch - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - November 24 at 9:19 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Marston's toasts its switch to upmarket pub dining
www.ft.com - November 24 at 9:19 AM

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