Marks and Spencer Group Plc Company Profile (LON:MKS)

About Marks and Spencer Group Plc

Marks and Spencer Group Plc logoMarks and Spencer Group plc is a retailer in the United Kingdom. The Company is the holding company of the Marks & Spencer Group of companies. The Company operates through five segments: M&S for Business, M&S Bank, M&S Energy, M&S Outlet and M&S TV to provide the services of Christmas Shopping, Style & Living, Women, Lingerie, Beauty, Men, Kids, Home, Food & Wine, Flowers & Gifts, Outlets, Television, Energy and M&S Bank. It offers clothing and home products, as well as foods, sourced from around 2,000 suppliers globally. The Company has over 798 stores across the United Kingdom in high streets and retail parks, as well as stations, airports and other locations ranging from out-of-town and flagship stores of over 100,000 square feet, to Simply Food stores of around 7,000 square feet. The Company has over 455 international stores in 54 territories across Europe.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: MKS
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $4.19
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $335.46
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $371.38
  • 52-Week Range: £16,188,760 - GBX 255.10
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.93
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $5.19B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,618,876,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 10 Sell Ratings, 10 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 413.44

Analysts' Ratings History for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/9/2016BNP ParibasBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 310 -> GBX 320View Rating Details
9/8/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 360View Rating Details
9/6/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/6/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price TargetSellGBX 280 -> GBX 315View Rating Details
9/6/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 500View Rating Details
8/31/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/30/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 375View Rating Details
8/26/2016Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 375View Rating Details
8/25/2016Espirito Santo Investment Bank ResearchReiterated RatingBuyGBX 630View Rating Details
8/25/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 580 -> GBX 545View Rating Details
8/10/2016HSBCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 445View Rating Details
7/12/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 250View Rating Details
7/11/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 285View Rating Details
7/8/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 320View Rating Details
7/8/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/7/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 330View Rating Details
7/5/2016Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetUnderperformGBX 300 -> GBX 250View Rating Details
6/28/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/8/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 460View Rating Details
6/6/2016Berenberg BankLower Price TargetSellGBX 380 -> GBX 290View Rating Details
5/26/2016MacquarieLower Price TargetUnderperformGBX 380 -> GBX 370View Rating Details
3/11/2016Bank of America Corp.DowngradeUnderperformGBX 480 -> GBX 385View Rating Details
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingReduceGBX 408View Rating Details
3/4/2016InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 570View Rating Details
2/17/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 440View Rating Details
1/19/2016Grupo SantanderDowngradeUnderweightGBX 416View Rating Details
12/22/2015NomuraLower Price TargetBuyGBX 600 -> GBX 565View Rating Details
11/16/2015Charles StanleyUpgradeaccumulateView Rating Details
11/5/2015Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 550View Rating Details
10/14/2015Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 635View Rating Details
4/22/2015Cantor Fitzgerald EuropeReiterated RatingSellGBX 490View Rating Details
4/7/2015XYZ ResearchReiterated RatingTop PickGBX 650View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
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Earnings Estimates for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $30.36 EPS


Dividend History for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/25/2016GBX 16.504.13%6/2/20166/2/20167/15/2016
11/4/2015GBX 6.801.27%11/12/201511/12/20151/8/2016
5/20/2015GBX 11.601.99%5/28/20155/28/20157/10/2015
11/5/2014GBX 6.401.44%11/13/201411/13/20141/9/2015
5/20/2014GBX 10.802.42%5/28/20145/28/20147/11/2014
11/5/2013GBX 6.201.24%11/13/201311/13/20131/10/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/7/2016Chavanne,Patrick BousquetInsiderSell17,255GBX 299£51,592.45
6/9/2016Swannell,RobertInsiderBuy26,298GBX 377£99,143.46
6/7/2016Weir,Helen AInsiderBuy20,500GBX 365£74,825
3/11/2016Swannell,RobertInsiderBuy3,000GBX 396£11,880
1/11/2016Fisher ,AndrewInsiderBuy3,536GBX 428£15,134.08
12/5/2015Chavanne,Patrick BousquetInsiderSell5,124GBX 503£25,773.72
9/17/2015Weir,Helen AInsiderBuy2,500GBX 493£12,325
8/25/2015Swannell,RobertInsiderBuy20,000GBX 501£100,200
8/7/2015Banga,Manvinder SinghInsiderBuy91,700GBX 549£503,433
7/8/2015Dixon ,JohnInsiderSell20,312GBX 536£108,872.32
6/22/2015Rowe,SteveInsiderSell15,448GBX 5.43£838.83
6/9/2015Richard SolomonsInsiderBuy5,000GBX 557.90£27,895
3/18/2015Andrew Nigel (Andy) HalfordInsiderBuy18,000GBX 513£92,340
3/12/2015Laura Wade - GeryInsiderSell70,862GBX 495.16£350,880.28
2/17/2015Steve RoweInsiderSell109,250GBX 489.75£535,051.88
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
News IconRoyal Bank Of Canada Reaffirms “Outperform” Rating for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (MKS) - NewsDen (LON:MKS) - September 18 at 5:48 PM logoFTSE rises as Morrison rally offsets Next slump (LON:MKS) - September 15 at 4:10 PM logoMarks & Spencer Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:MKS) : September 14, 2016 (LON:MKS) - September 14 at 6:16 PM logoMarks & Spencer Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MKS-GB : September 13, 2016 (LON:MKS) - September 13 at 11:00 AM logoMarks & Spencer to cut 525 head office jobs (LON:MKS) - September 6 at 6:15 PM logoMarks & Spencer to cut 525 jobs in the U.K. (LON:MKS) - September 6 at 10:53 AM logoMarks & Spencer to cut 525 jobs in the UK - MarketWatch (LON:MKS) - September 5 at 5:33 PM logoMarks & Spencer Reportedly Plans To Cut 500 Head Office Jobs (LON:MKS) - September 5 at 10:28 AM logo[$$] The week's news in brief: September 5 (LON:MKS) - September 4 at 10:22 AM logoMARKS & SPENCER COMPLETES CONSULTATION ON PAY AND PENSIONS (LON:MKS) - September 2 at 11:00 AM logo[$$] City figures back plans for tougher scrutiny of executive pay (LON:MKS) - September 1 at 9:17 AM logoWith 70,000 Signatures, British Retail Workers Fight Pay Cuts (LON:MKS) - September 1 at 9:17 AM logo[$$] 'Yes Minister' remains an unrivalled guide to British politics (LON:MKS) - August 26 at 5:56 PM logo[$$] Mahabis' success is a tribute to the power of online advertising (LON:MKS) - August 14 at 10:43 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Marks & Spencer Group Plc : August 11, 2016 (LON:MKS) - August 11 at 6:34 PM logoOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Marks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS ... - FTSE News (LON:MKS) - August 9 at 6:27 PM logoHSBC Securities Maintained Marks & Spencer Group PLC (LON ... - FTSE News (LON:MKS) - July 28 at 6:27 PM logoMarks Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) target price dropped to ... - Breaking Finance News (LON:MKS) - July 28 at 9:25 AM logoMarks & Spencer downgraded by Barclays (LON:MKS) - July 22 at 6:05 PM logoNew Analyst Ratings For Marks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS) - Fiscal Standard (LON:MKS) - July 20 at 6:53 PM logoGoldman Sachs issued a report on (LON:MKS) Marks & Spencer Group, hiking its stock price target to 280GBX today - Breaking Finance News (LON:MKS) - July 18 at 6:22 PM logoOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Marks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS) - FTSE News (LON:MKS) - July 18 at 6:22 PM logoU.K. Consumers Curb Shopping Trips in June After Vote to Leave EU (LON:MKS) - July 18 at 11:30 AM logoGoldman Sachs issued a report on (LON:MKS) Marks & Spencer Group, hiking its stock price target to 280GBX today (LON:MKS) - July 18 at 11:30 AM
News IconAre Analysts Bearish Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS) After Last Week? - Consumer Eagle (LON:MKS) - July 15 at 10:38 AM logoMarks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS) Broker Roundup - Fiscal Standard (LON:MKS) - July 14 at 9:49 AM logoMarks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS) New Price Targets - FTSE News (LON:MKS) - July 12 at 10:35 AM logoAnalysts At RBC Capital Markets Reiterated Marks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS) As Outperform - Fiscal Standard (LON:MKS) - July 12 at 10:35 AM logo[$$] Brexit Isn't Only Reason Clothing Sales Are Out of Fashion (LON:MKS) - July 12 at 8:32 AM logoGoldman Sachs retained Marks & Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) as 'Sell' With 280 PT - FTSE News (LON:MKS) - July 9 at 9:32 AM
News IconMarks & Spencer share price: Shore Capital remains bullish on retailer (LON:MKS) - July 8 at 6:18 PM logoM&S Shares Dip on Weak First-Quarter Sales But Primark Owner ABF Soars (LON:MKS) - July 7 at 9:04 AM logoUPDATE: Marks & Spencer 1st Quarter Sales Down But Guidance Unchanged (LON:MKS) - July 7 at 9:04 AM logoMarks & Spencer Q1 Sales Up, UK Sales Weak, Stock Down (LON:MKS) - July 7 at 9:04 AM logoMarks & Spencer sales fall 4.3%; backs FY guidance (LON:MKS) - July 7 at 9:04 AM logoMarks & Spencer clothing sales nosedive in weak market (LON:MKS) - July 7 at 9:04 AM logoThe Morning Download: Automation Puts Millions of Jobs in Asia at Risk, Study Warns (LON:MKS) - July 7 at 8:14 AM logoMarks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS) price target bumped down to GBX250 as covered today by Jefferies (LON:MKS) - July 5 at 10:45 AM logoPeel Hunt covered (LON:MKS) Marks Spencer Group PLC, keeping its stock price target to GBX500 earlier today - Breaking Finance News (LON:MKS) - July 3 at 5:42 PM logoAnalysts At Peel Hunt Reiterated Marks & Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) As Buy - Fiscal Standard (LON:MKS) - July 3 at 5:42 PM logoMarks and Spencer Group Plc 55.1% Potential Upside Indicated by Peel Hunt - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:MKS) - July 3 at 5:42 PM logoBangladesh garment industry braces for fallout from Dhaka attack (LON:MKS) - July 3 at 11:31 AM logoUPDATE 1-Bangladesh garment industry trembles after Dhaka attack (LON:MKS) - July 2 at 4:56 PM logoCan Q2 losers easyJet plc, Marks and Spencer Group plc and ITV plc bounce back? (LON:MKS) - June 30 at 9:04 AM logoMarks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS) stock price target bumped up to GBX340 as reported today by Credit Suisse (LON:MKS) - June 25 at 9:57 AM logoMarks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS) Analyst Target Changes - Fiscal Standard (LON:MKS) - June 23 at 8:55 AM logoCredit Suisse recorded (LON:MKS) Marks Spencer Group PLC, maintaining its price target to GBX370 today - Breaking Finance News (LON:MKS) - June 17 at 6:00 PM logoM&S CUSTOMERS INVITED TO INVEST IN A NEW COMMUNITY ENERGY SCHEME (LON:MKS) - June 16 at 3:59 AM logoMarks & Spencer Group ( MKS ) (LON:MKS) - June 15 at 6:10 PM logoHaitong Securities reported on (LON:MKS) Marks Spencer Group PLC, keeping its stock price target to GBX450 today (LON:MKS) - June 15 at 6:10 PM


Last Updated on 9/25/2016 by Staff