Mears Group PLC Company Profile (LON:MER)

About Mears Group PLC

Mears Group PLC logoMears Group PLC is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company's principal activities are the provision of a range of outsourced services to the public and private sectors. The Company operates through two segments, which include Housing and Care. The Housing segment is engaged in providing a full housing management service predominantly to Local Authorities and other Registered Social Landlords. The Care segment provides personal care services to people in their own homes. The Company's Housing segment repairs and maintains over 700,000 of approximately five million Social Homes in the United Kingdom. It provides personal care to over 30,000 elderly and disabled people. The Company serves customers, including local authorities, charities, tenants and service users, community groups, private landlords', elderly people and others. Its subsidiaries include Mears Limited, Scion Technical Services Limited, Morrison Facilities Services Limited and others.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: MER
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $6.40
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $490.62
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $461.30
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 346.75 - GBX 540
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 45.44
  • P/E Growth: 1.37
  • Market Cap: $526.47M
  • Outstanding Shares: 102,526,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Mears Group PLC (LON:MER) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 475

Analysts' Ratings History for Mears Group PLC (LON:MER)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/24/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 550View Rating Details
1/17/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 525View Rating Details
8/17/2016Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 430 -> GBX 460View Rating Details
8/16/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 400View Rating Details
3/15/2016InvestecReiterated RatingHoldGBX 440View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Mears Group PLC (LON:MER)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Mears Group PLC (LON:MER)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $31.39 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Mears Group PLC (LON:MER)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/16/2016GBX 3.300.79%10/13/201610/13/201611/1/2016
3/15/2016GBX 7.901.93%6/16/20166/16/20167/7/2016
8/18/2015GBX 3.100.76%10/15/201510/15/201511/3/2015
3/17/2015GBX 7.151.66%6/11/20156/11/20157/2/2015
8/19/2014GBX 2.850.59%10/16/201410/16/201411/3/2014
3/18/2014GBX 6.301.28%6/11/20146/11/20147/3/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Mears Group PLC (LON:MER)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/29/2016Miles,DavidInsiderSell203,367GBX 400£813,468
6/29/2015Rogers,Michael (Mike)InsiderSell10,000GBX 4.21£421
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Mears Group PLC (LON:MER)
DateHeadline
News IconTechnical Trading: Focus on Shares of Mears Group PLC (MER.L) - Baldwin Journal (LON:MER)
baldwinjournal.com - February 9 at 7:31 PM
News IconMarket Focus: Checking Indicators on Shares of Mears Group PLC (MER.L) - Sherwood Daily (LON:MER)
sherwooddaily.com - February 7 at 6:55 AM
trustnet.com logoMears Grp PLC (MER) (LON:MER)
www.trustnet.com - February 3 at 5:21 AM
News IconPeel Hunt Limited Gives Mears Group Price Target With Potential 13.34% Upside - UK Market News (LON:MER)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 28 at 5:04 AM
News IconAnalysts Consensus For Mears Group (LON:MER) - NewsDen (LON:MER)
newsden.net - January 28 at 5:04 AM
News IconAnalyst Coverage Updates – Mears Group (LON:MER) - NewsDen (LON:MER)
newsden.net - January 20 at 7:18 PM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc : Overvalued relative to peers, but may deserve another look (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - January 17 at 6:50 PM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MER-GB : January 10, 2017 (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - January 10 at 7:00 AM
News IconMears Group (LON:MER) Analyst Target Prices - UK Market News (LON:MER)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 6 at 5:57 AM
News IconMears Group (LON:MER) Recent Analyst Updates - NewsDen (LON:MER)
newsden.net - January 4 at 7:02 AM
News IconRecent Broker Updates On Mears Group (LON:MER) - NewsDen (LON:MER)
newsden.net - December 31 at 9:20 AM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MER-GB : December 30, 2016 (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - December 30 at 4:32 AM
live-pr.com logoMears Group PLC (MER) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - New Study Released (LON:MER)
www.live-pr.com - December 22 at 6:49 PM
publicnow.com logoDeath of Non-Executive Director (LON:MER)
www.publicnow.com - December 20 at 12:22 PM
News IconWeekly Broker Update – Mears Group (LON:MER) - NewsDen (LON:MER)
newsden.net - December 16 at 5:11 AM
News IconFollowing FCF Scores for Mears Group plc (LSE:MER) - The Business Journal (LON:MER)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 16 at 5:11 AM
News IconInvestor Hub: Checking on the Numbers for Mears Group plc (LSE:MER) - The Business Journal (LON:MER)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 16 at 12:10 AM
News IconStock Stock Filing: Mears Group PLC (MER) Declined -0.56% on Dec 15 - Herald KS (LON:MER)
heraldks.com - December 16 at 12:10 AM
News IconWhat The Charts Are Saying About Mears Group plc (LSE:MER) - The Business Journal (LON:MER)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 12 at 11:41 PM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:MER) : December 8, 2016 (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - December 8 at 7:04 PM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MER-GB : December 7, 2016 (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - December 7 at 9:55 AM
News IconOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Mears Group (LON:MER) - UK Market News (LON:MER)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - December 2 at 9:02 AM
News IconLooking at the Numbers for Mears Group plc (LSE:MER) - The Business Journal (LON:MER)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 2 at 9:02 AM
News IconMears Group (LON:MER) New Price Targets - UK Market News (LON:MER)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - November 30 at 11:41 PM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MER-GB : November 25, 2016 (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - November 25 at 11:23 AM
publicnow.com logoGenesis appoints Mears estate services (LON:MER)
www.publicnow.com - November 1 at 10:44 AM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MER-GB : October 28, 2016 (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - October 28 at 9:45 AM
publicnow.com logoMears wins Social Responsibility Company of the Year (LON:MER)
www.publicnow.com - September 28 at 11:03 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoHalf Year 2016 Mears Group PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open (LON:MER)
biz.yahoo.com - August 16 at 9:25 AM
publicnow.com logoNew Help to Live at Home contract awarded (LON:MER)
www.publicnow.com - August 1 at 4:31 AM
publicnow.com logoMears Wins Customer Service Award (LON:MER)
www.publicnow.com - July 27 at 6:08 AM
4-traders.com logoMears : Opens National Training Academy (LON:MER)
www.4-traders.com - July 21 at 6:24 PM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MER-GB : July 12, 2016 (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - July 12 at 4:45 AM
publicnow.com logoNotice served on Liverpool City and Wirral councils over unacceptable carer wages (LON:MER)
www.publicnow.com - July 5 at 5:11 AM
4-traders.com logoMears : Pre-Close Trading Update (LON:MER)
www.4-traders.com - June 29 at 8:57 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoShould you buy or sell Rolls-Royce Holding plc, Northgate plc & Mears Group plc after today’s news? (LON:MER)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 7:13 AM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:MER) : June 27, 2016 (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - June 27 at 4:19 PM
4-traders.com logoMears : Partners with The Prince’s Trust to Upskill Young People (LON:MER)
www.4-traders.com - June 24 at 6:05 PM
publicnow.com logoMears Partners with The Prince’s Trust to Upskill Young People (LON:MER)
www.publicnow.com - June 24 at 11:30 AM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MER-GB : June 24, 2016 (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - June 24 at 4:47 AM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc: Leads amongst peers with strong fundamentals (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - June 20 at 4:08 PM
publicnow.com logoMears Care Retains Customer Service Excellence Standard (LON:MER)
www.publicnow.com - April 29 at 7:42 AM
publicnow.com logoMears gains BIM Level 2 compliance (LON:MER)
www.publicnow.com - April 28 at 11:28 AM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MER-GB : April 21, 2016 (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - April 21 at 4:38 AM
publicnow.com logo2015 Annual Financial Report & Notice of 2016 AGM (LON:MER)
www.publicnow.com - April 12 at 8:56 AM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc :MER-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2015 (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - April 7 at 12:18 PM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:MER) : April 5, 2016 (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - April 5 at 3:40 PM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MER-GB : April 4, 2016 (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - April 4 at 4:40 AM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc : Fairly valued, but don’t skip the other factors (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - March 18 at 4:12 PM
capitalcube.com logoMears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MER-GB : March 17, 2016 (LON:MER)
www.capitalcube.com - March 17 at 4:34 AM

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What is Mears Group PLC's stock symbol?

Mears Group PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "MER."

How often does Mears Group PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Mears Group PLC?

Mears Group PLC declared a dividend on Tuesday, August 16th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 13th will be given a dividend of GBX 3.30 per share on Tuesday, November 1st. This represents a yield of 0.79%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 13th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.

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

5 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Mears Group PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 400 to GBX 550. On average, they anticipate Mears Group PLC's share price to reach GBX 475 in the next twelve months.

When will Mears Group PLC announce their earnings?

Mears Group PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, March, 13th 2017.

How do I buy Mears Group PLC stock?

Shares of Mears Group 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 Mears Group PLC stock cost?

One share of Mears Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 513.50.


Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff