Mears Group plc Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:MER)

GBX 438 2.75 (0.63 %)
(As of 11/20/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 438
Today's RangeGBX 450 - GBX 435
52-Week RangeGBX 420.25 - GBX 540
Volume3,673 shs
Average Volume64,602 shs
Market Capitalization£450.06 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Mears Group plc (LON:MER)

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.


Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Industry: Maintenance & Repair Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:MER
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.mearsgroup.co.uk
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: GBX 0.21
  • Net Margins: 2.28%
  • Return on Equity: 10.12%
  • Return on Assets: 4.30%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 103,400,000
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Mears Group plc (LON:MER)

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 announced a dividend on Tuesday, August 15th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 19th will be paid a dividend of GBX 3.45 per share on Tuesday, November 7th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.77%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 19th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Mears Group plc's Dividend History.

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

3 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Mears Group plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 460 to GBX 550. On average, they expect Mears Group plc's share price to reach GBX 511.67 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Mears Group plc.

Who are some of Mears Group plc's key competitors?

Who are Mears Group plc's key executives?

Mears Group plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Robert Holt OBE, Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 61)
  • David J. Miles, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director (Age 49)
  • Andrew C. M. Smith, Finance Director, Executive Director (Age 42)
  • Alan Long, Executive Director (Age 52)
  • Ben Westran, Secretary (Age 38)
  • Peter Frederick Dicks, Non-Executive Vice Chairman of the Board, Senior Independent Director (Age 73)
  • Jason Burt, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Elizabeth Corrado, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Geraint Davies CBE, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Roy Irwin, Non-Executive Independent Director

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.

What is Mears Group plc's stock price today?

One share of Mears Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 438.

How big of a company is Mears Group plc?

Mears Group plc has a market capitalization of £450.06 million.

How can I contact Mears Group plc?

Mears Group plc's mailing address is 1390 Montpelier Court Gloucester Business Park, Brockworth, GLOUCESTER, GL3 4AH, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-87-06071400.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Mears Group plc (LON MER)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  211 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  152 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  363
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Mears Group 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

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Mears Group plc (LON:MER)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 511.67

Consensus Price Target History for Mears Group plc (LON:MER)

Price Target History for Mears Group plc (LON:MER)

Analysts' Ratings History for Mears Group plc (LON:MER)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/10/2017Liberum CapitalBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 500 -> GBX 525View Rating Details
9/20/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 550View Rating Details
3/22/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 460View Rating Details
8/16/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 400View Rating Details
3/15/2016InvestecReiterated RatingHoldGBX 440View Rating Details
(Data available from 11/20/2015 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)

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Mears Group plc (LON MER)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/15/2017GBX 3.450.77%10/19/201710/19/201711/7/2017
3/21/2017GBX 8.401.68%6/15/20176/15/20177/6/2017
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 and Institutional Ownership History for Mears Group plc (LON MER)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Mears Group plc (LON:MER)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Mears Group plc (LON MER)

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/6/2017Robert (Bob) HoltInsiderSell100,000GBX 459£459,000
8/17/2017Peter DicksInsiderBuy9,455GBX 447£42,263.85
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)

Source:
DateHeadline
Mears Group plc (MER) Price Target Raised to GBX 525 at Liberum CapitalMears Group plc (MER) Price Target Raised to GBX 525 at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 12 at 11:32 PM
Mears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MER-GB : November 10, 2017Mears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MER-GB : November 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 12 at 6:20 AM
Mears Group PLC (MER) Insider Robert (Bob) Holt Sells 100,000 SharesMears Group PLC (MER) Insider Robert (Bob) Holt Sells 100,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 7 at 12:23 PM
Mears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MER-GB : October 31, 2017Mears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MER-GB : October 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 5:18 AM
Mears Group Plc : Neutral assessment on price but strong on fundamentalsMears Group Plc : Neutral assessment on price but strong on fundamentals
finance.yahoo.com - October 20 at 6:14 AM
Mears Group PLC (MER) Announces Dividend of GBX 3.45Mears Group PLC (MER) Announces Dividend of GBX 3.45
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 8:26 AM
Mears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MER-GB : October 11, 2017Mears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MER-GB : October 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 11 at 3:25 PM
Mears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MER-GB : September 29, 2017Mears Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MER-GB : September 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 11:58 AM
Mears Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:MER) : October 2, 2017Mears Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:MER) : October 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 11:58 AM
Is Mears Group plc (LSE:MER) A Buy At Its Current Price?Is Mears Group plc (LSE:MER) A Buy At Its Current Price?
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 6:15 AM
Insider Buying: Mears Group PLC (MER) Insider Acquires 9,455 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Mears Group PLC (MER) Insider Acquires 9,455 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 4:16 AM
Mears Group Plc :MER-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 19, 2017Mears Group Plc :MER-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 12:36 AM
[$$] Mears warns on profits after Grenfell fire delays contracts[$$] Mears warns on profits after Grenfell fire delays contracts
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 6:06 AM
Mears Group PLC (LON:MER) Scheduled to Post Earnings on TuesdayMears Group PLC (LON:MER) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 2:06 AM
2 top yielders I’d buy and hold for the next 10 years2 top yielders I’d buy and hold for the next 10 years
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 6:26 PM
Full Year 2016 Mears Group PLC Earnings Release - Before Market OpenFull Year 2016 Mears Group PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - March 21 at 11:49 AM
Half Year 2016 Mears Group PLC Earnings Release - Before Market OpenHalf Year 2016 Mears Group PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - August 16 at 9:25 AM
Should you buy or sell Rolls-Royce Holding plc, Northgate plc & Mears Group plc after today’s news?Should you buy or sell Rolls-Royce Holding plc, Northgate plc & Mears Group plc after today’s news?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 7:13 AM
Broker tips: Mears Group, Wood Group, RBSBroker tips: Mears Group, Wood Group, RBS
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 9:40 AM

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This page was last updated on 11/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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