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LON:MKS

Marks and Spencer Group (MKS) Share Price, News & Analysis

GBX 255.40
-3.30 (-1.28%)
(As of 04/12/2024 ET)
Today's Range
254.90
261.68
50-Day Range
230.20
266.70
52-Week Range
157.20
293.20
Volume
3.60 million shs
Average Volume
8.85 million shs
Market Capitalization
£5.18 billion
P/E Ratio
1,277.00
Dividend Yield
0.39%
Price Target
GBX 287

Marks and Spencer Group MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.80 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
12.4% Upside
GBX 287 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.28mentions of Marks and Spencer Group in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
£30,108 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

0.72 out of 5 stars

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About Marks and Spencer Group Stock (LON:MKS)

Marks and Spencer Group plc operates various retail stores. It operates through five segments: UK Clothing & Home, UK Food, International, Ocado, and All Other. The company offers protein deli and dairy; produce; ambient and in-store bakery; meals dessert and frozen; and hospitality and Food on the Move' products. The company also provides womenswear, menswear, lingerie, kids wear, and home products; financial services, including credit cards, payment solutions, insurances, savings, and loans; and renewable energy services. In addition, it invests in and develops real estate properties; operates international franchises; and provides its products online. The company also exports its products. The company was founded in 1884 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

MKS Stock Price History

MKS Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
5/23/2018
Today
4/12/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Department Stores
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
64,000
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
GBX 287
High Stock Price Target
GBX 330
Low Stock Price Target
GBX 195
Potential Upside/Downside
+12.4%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.80
Research Coverage
5 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
£405.30 million
Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£12.53 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 82.81 per share
Book Value
GBX 145 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
2,030,000,000
Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
£5.18 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
1.57
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Stuart B. Machin (Age 54)
    CEO & Director
    Comp: $1.83M
  • Ms. Katie Bickerstaffe (Age 57)
    Co-CEO & Director
    Comp: $1.66M
  • Mr. Jeremy Charles Douglas Townsend (Age 60)
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Sacha Berendji (Age 54)
    Operations Director
  • Ms. Rachel Higham
    Chief Digital & Technology Officer
  • Mr. Fraser Ramzan
    Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Nick Folland (Age 59)
    Group General Counsel & Company Secretary
  • Ms. Sarah Findlater
    Director of People
  • Mr. Paul Friston
    Managing Director of International
  • Mr. Craig Taylor
    Head of Operations for Food Supply Chain

MKS Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Marks and Spencer Group stock right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marks and Spencer Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" MKS shares.
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What is Marks and Spencer Group's stock price target for 2024?

5 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Marks and Spencer Group's shares. Their MKS share price targets range from GBX 195 to GBX 330. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach GBX 287 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have MKS shares performed in 2024?

Marks and Spencer Group's stock was trading at GBX 272.40 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, MKS shares have decreased by 6.2% and is now trading at GBX 255.40.
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How were Marks and Spencer Group's earnings last quarter?

Marks and Spencer Group plc (LON:MKS) released its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 23rd. The retailer reported $27.80 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $27.80 by $0.00. Marks and Spencer Group had a net margin of 3.23% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 13.81%.

How often does Marks and Spencer Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Marks and Spencer Group?

Marks and Spencer Group declared a dividend on Wednesday, November 8th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 16th will be paid a dividend of GBX 1 per share on Friday, January 12th. This represents a yield of 0.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 16th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
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Is Marks and Spencer Group a good dividend stock?

Marks and Spencer Group (LON:MKS) pays an annual dividend of GBX 1 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.38%. The dividend payout ratio is 500.00%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
Read our dividend analysis for MKS.

What other stocks do shareholders of Marks and Spencer Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Marks and Spencer Group investors own include Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Barclays (BARC), Aviva (AV), Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS), Tesco (TSCO), Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB), Vodafone Group Public (VOD), Centrica (CNA), International Consolidated Airlines Group (IAG) and ITV (ITV).

How do I buy shares of Marks and Spencer Group?

Shares of MKS stock 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.
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This page (LON:MKS) was last updated on 4/13/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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