LON:MER - Mears Group Stock Price, Price Target & More

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GBX 322.99 -4.01 (-1.23 %)
(As of 05/21/2018 05:00 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 327
Today's RangeGBX 322.99 - GBX 333.05
52-Week RangeGBX 357.50 - GBX 533.50
Volume55,273 shs
Average Volume179,226 shs
Market Capitalization£396.67 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Mears Group (LON:MER)

Mears Group logoMears Group PLC, through its subsidiaries, provides a range of outsourced services to the public and private sectors in the United Kingdom. It operates in two segments, Housing and Care. The company offers rapid response and planned maintenance services to local authorities and registered social landlords, including responsive repairs; gas and voids services; maintenance, repairs, capital works, and energy investment solution for public buildings; estate cleaning services; and grounds maintenance, hard landscaping, soft landscaping, and arboriculture. It also provides individual or archetypal energy and carbon assessments, and private sector finance; and installation services, such as insulation, glazing, heating, lighting, and renewable services; and monitoring and aftercare services. In addition, the company offers residential property management in partnership with landlords, investors, and local authorities; a range of new build development solutions on behalf of local authorities, ALMOs, and registered providers; and a range of home improvement services comprising advice and information, home improvements, disabled facilities grants, aids and adaptations, energy efficiency, small repairs, stairlifts, and home from hospital services, as well as minor adaptations that include ramps. Further, it provides facilities management and insourcing solutions; care services, which comprise personal care, cooking, cleaning, medication, or shopping for older and disabled people; and housing management, training, house building, insurance and professional services. The company was incorporated in 1996 and is headquartered in Gloucester, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorIndustrials
SymbolLON:MER
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-87-06071400

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins2.28%
Return on Equity10.12%
Return on Assets4.30%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares103,400,000

Mears Group (LON:MER) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mears Group's stock symbol?

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

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

Mears Group declared a dividend on Tuesday, March 20th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 14th will be paid a dividend of GBX 8.55 per share on Thursday, July 5th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.51%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 14th. This is a positive change from Mears Group's previous dividend of $3.45. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Mears Group's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for MER?

3 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Mears Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 385 to GBX 500. On average, they expect Mears Group's share price to reach GBX 445 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Mears Group.

Who are some of Mears Group's key competitors?

Who are Mears Group's key executives?

Mears Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David J. Miles, CEO, COO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Andrew C. M. Smith, Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 46)
  • Mr. Alan Long, Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Ben Westran, Company Sec. (Age 41)
  • Ms. Bernadette Walsh, Chief Operating Officer of Mears Care (Age 56)

Has Mears Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about MER stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Mears Group earned a news sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company an impact score of 47.30 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

How do I buy shares of Mears Group?

Shares of MER 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's stock price today?

One share of MER stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 322.99.

How big of a company is Mears Group?

Mears Group has a market capitalization of £396.67 million.

How can I contact Mears Group?

Mears Group'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 (MER)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  251 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  184 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  435
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Mears Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MER will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MER will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Mears Group (LON:MER) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
3 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Mears Group in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 445The high price target for MER is GBX 500 and the low price target for MER is GBX 385. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.672.672.672.67
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 445GBX 445GBX 496.67GBX 511.67

Mears Group (LON:MER) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Mears Group (LON:MER)

Mears Group (LON:MER) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
3/20/2018InvestecLower Price TargetHoldGBX 460 ➝ GBX 385View Rating Details
3/20/2018Liberum CapitalLower Price TargetBuyGBX 480 ➝ GBX 450View Rating Details
3/20/2018Peel HuntLower Price TargetBuyGBX 550 ➝ GBX 500View Rating Details
3/22/2017Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldGBX 460View Rating Details
8/16/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 400View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/21/2016 forward)

Earnings

Dividends

Mears Group (LON:MER) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/20/2018GBX 8.552.51%6/14/20186/14/20187/5/2018
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

Mears Group (LON MER) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trading History for Mears Group (LON:MER)

Mears Group (LON MER) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After 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

Mears Group (LON MER) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
Peel Hunt Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Mears Group (MER)Peel Hunt Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Mears Group (MER)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 4:16 PM
Mears Group (MER) Receives Buy Rating from Peel HuntMears Group (MER) Receives Buy Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 1:11 PM
Liberum Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Mears Group (MER)Liberum Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Mears Group (MER)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 1:10 PM
Mears Group (MER) Earns "Buy" Rating from Liberum CapitalMears Group (MER) Earns "Buy" Rating from Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 5:18 PM
Peel Hunt Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Mears Group (MER)Peel Hunt Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Mears Group (MER)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 10:24 PM
Investec Lowers Mears Group (MER) Price Target to GBX 385Investec Lowers Mears Group (MER) Price Target to GBX 385
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 1:05 PM
Mears Group (MER) Price Target Lowered to GBX 450 at Liberum CapitalMears Group (MER) Price Target Lowered to GBX 450 at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 12:57 PM
Peel Hunt Cuts Mears Group (MER) Price Target to GBX 500Peel Hunt Cuts Mears Group (MER) Price Target to GBX 500
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 12:54 PM
2 growth stocks at deep-value prices2 growth stocks at deep-value prices
www.fool.co.uk - March 20 at 10:30 AM
Mears Group (MER) Earns Buy Rating from Peel HuntMears Group (MER) Earns Buy Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 7 at 4:28 PM
Was Mears Group plc’s (LON:MER) Earnings Growth Better Than Industry?Was Mears Group plc’s (LON:MER) Earnings Growth Better Than Industry?
finance.yahoo.com - December 19 at 5:27 PM
Mears Groups (MER) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Peel HuntMears Group's (MER) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 11:34 PM
Mears Group (MER) Given New GBX 480 Price Target at Liberum CapitalMears Group (MER) Given New GBX 480 Price Target at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 10:46 PM
Mears Group plcs (MER) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Peel HuntMears Group plc's (MER) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 23 at 8:42 PM
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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