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 (M&S) is a retailer in the United Kingdom, with over 1,380 stores around the world. The Company is the holding company of the Marks & Spencer Group of companies. The Company operates through two segments: UK and International. The UK segment consists of the United Kingdom retail business and the United Kingdom franchise operations. The International segment consists of Marks & Spencer owned businesses in the Republic of Ireland, Europe and Asia, together with international franchise operations. The Company is engaged in delivering own brand food, clothing and home products in its stores and online both in the United Kingdom and internationally. The Company sells womenswear, lingerie, menswear, kidswear, beauty and home products, serving customers through approximately 300 full-line stores and Website, M&S.com. It has approximately 910 United Kingdom stores, including over 220 owned and approximately 350 franchise Simply Food stores.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: MKS
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $4.07
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $337.95
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $336.57
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 255.10 - GBX 448
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.10
  • P/E Growth: -3.27
  • Market Cap: $5.31B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,622,400,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 9 Sell Ratings, 7 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.96)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 380.32

Analysts' Ratings History for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/15/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldGBX 350View Rating Details
2/15/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyGBX 465View Rating Details
1/25/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 370View Rating Details
1/25/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 370View Rating Details
1/18/2017Haitong BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 375View Rating Details
1/16/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingReduceGBX 295View Rating Details
1/12/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 375View Rating Details
1/12/2017InvestecReiterated RatingSellGBX 290View Rating Details
1/12/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 500View Rating Details
1/12/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 250View Rating Details
1/10/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingUnder ReviewView Rating Details
12/12/2016Bank of America CorpUpgradeBuyGBX 400View Rating Details
11/28/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetSellGBX 315 -> GBX 330View Rating Details
11/14/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/9/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
11/8/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 330View Rating Details
10/3/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 290View 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
7/5/2016Jefferies Group LLCLower 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
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingReduceGBX 408View 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
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 2/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $29.38 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/8/2016GBX 6.802.05%11/17/201611/17/20161/13/2017
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
11/15/2016Patrick Bousquet ChavanneInsiderBuy2,700GBX 342£9,234
11/14/2016Patrick Bousquet ChavanneInsiderBuy2,000GBX 336£6,720
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)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS)
DateHeadline
News IconMarks and Spencer Group plc (LSE:MKS): How fast will it grow? (LON:MKS)
simplywall.st - February 20 at 10:06 AM
News IconInvestor Technical Review for Marks & Spencer Group PLC (MKS.L) - Searcy News (LON:MKS)
searcysentinel.com - February 17 at 3:16 PM
News IconDelving into The Charts on Marks and Spencer Group plc (LSE:MKS) - Midway Monitor (LON:MKS)
midwaymonitor.com - February 16 at 6:08 PM
News IconTrading Sheet: Tracking Technicals for Marks & Spencer Group PLC (MKS.L) - Providence Standard (LON:MKS)
providencestandard.com - February 15 at 1:10 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoMauritius' Ciel Textile profit hit by restructuring costs (LON:MKS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 8:08 PM
4-traders.com logoMarks and Spencer : Ocado hands chair £1.3m share prize (LON:MKS)
www.4-traders.com - February 13 at 10:17 AM
News IconMarks & Spencer share price: Retailer targets former Next director for key role (LON:MKS)
invezz.com - February 13 at 10:17 AM
News IconStock Focus: Checking Levels on Marks & Spencer Group PLC (MKS.L) - Davidson Register (LON:MKS)
davidsonregister.com - February 8 at 12:54 AM
News IconWilliams %R Check on Shares of Marks & Spencer Group PLC (MKS.L) - Springdale Times (LON:MKS)
springdaletimes.com - February 1 at 6:31 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 FTSE 350 stocks I’d sell in February (LON:MKS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 5:20 AM
capitalcube.com logoMarks & Spencer Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MKS-GB : January 30, 2017 (LON:MKS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 30 at 9:41 AM
News IconInvestor Arena: Keeping an Eye on Marks & Spencer Group PLC (MKS.L) - Springdale Times (LON:MKS)
springdaletimes.com - January 27 at 2:32 AM
News IconTechnical Update on Shares of Marks & Spencer Group PLC (MKS.L) - Springdale Times (LON:MKS)
springdaletimes.com - January 25 at 5:23 AM
News IconIndicator Level Review for Marks & Spencer Group PLC (MKS.L) - Springdale Times (LON:MKS)
springdaletimes.com - January 24 at 4:52 AM
News IconStock Focus: Watching RSI Levels on Shares of Marks & Spencer Group PLC (MKS.L) - Springdale Times (LON:MKS)
springdaletimes.com - January 23 at 10:10 AM
News IconTechnical Watch on These Shares: Marks & Spencer Group PLC (MKS.L) - Springdale Times (LON:MKS)
springdaletimes.com - January 21 at 12:20 AM
thestreet.com logoBritish Retailer Stocks Fall as Consumers Trim December Shopping Amid Brexit Uncertainty (LON:MKS)
www.thestreet.com - January 20 at 6:13 AM
News IconInvestor Notebook: Focusing in on Shares of Marks & Spencer Group PLC (MKS.L) - Springdale Times (LON:MKS)
springdaletimes.com - January 19 at 12:05 AM
iii.co.uk logoMarks & Spencer Group ( MKS ) (LON:MKS)
www.iii.co.uk - January 18 at 7:04 PM
News IconTrading Views: RSI, MA, and ADX Review for Marks & Spencer Group PLC (MKS.L) - Springdale Times (LON:MKS)
springdaletimes.com - January 18 at 4:56 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Marks & Spencer Group Plc : January 17, 2017 (LON:MKS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 17 at 6:54 PM
capitalcube.com logoMarks & Spencer Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MKS-GB : January 16, 2017 (LON:MKS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 16 at 8:02 AM
News IconMarks and Spencer Group plc (LSE:MKS) is trading at a 39% discount to its intrinsic value (LON:MKS)
simplywall.st - January 15 at 6:07 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoMarks and Spencer Group Plc 28.9% Potential Decrease Indicated by Liberum Capital - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:MKS)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - January 14 at 12:52 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoWatch out if M&S shares dip below this point, warns chartist - Proactive Investors UK (LON:MKS)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - January 13 at 7:52 PM
News IconMarks & Spencer share price: Liberum points to tougher outlook (LON:MKS)
invezz.com - January 13 at 5:07 AM
News IconMarks & Spencer (MKS) posts Christmas sales hike boosted by clothing arm increase (LON:MKS)
diy-home-garden.com - January 13 at 12:07 AM
ft.com logo[$$] High Street's bleak Brexit midwinter never came (LON:MKS)
www.ft.com - January 13 at 12:07 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoM&S up as it posts first quarterly rise in clothing sales in nearly two years as Christmas trading smashes forecasts - Proactive Investors UK (LON:MKS)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - January 12 at 5:16 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBritain's Marks & Spencer thumps Christmas forecasts (LON:MKS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 5:16 AM
bloomberg.com logoMarks & Spencer Rebounds as Clothing Sales Top Estimates (LON:MKS)
www.bloomberg.com - January 12 at 5:16 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoMarks & Spencer thumps Christmas forecasts (LON:MKS)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 5:16 AM
thestreet.com logoMarks & Spencer Stock Tops FTSE After Solid Christmas Sales (LON:MKS)
www.thestreet.com - January 12 at 5:16 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoM&S sales bounce back over Christmas period under new boss (LON:MKS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 5:16 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoM&S toasts first Christmas sales cheer for six years (LON:MKS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 5:16 AM
News IconWill WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC Keep Beating Tesco PLC, J Sainsbury plc ... (LON:MKS)
investomania.co.uk - January 10 at 7:37 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Late Christmas shoppers boost December retail sales (LON:MKS)
www.ft.com - January 10 at 7:37 AM
News IconOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Marks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS ... - UK Market News (LON:MKS)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 7 at 5:16 AM
capitalcube.com logoMarks & Spencer Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:MKS) : January 6, 2017 (LON:MKS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 6 at 7:14 PM
News IconDeutsche Bank reiterated Marks & Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) as 'Hold' With 350 PT - UK Market News (LON:MKS)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 4 at 7:23 PM
News IconOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Marks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS) - UK Market News (LON:MKS)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 2 at 6:27 PM
News IconMarks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS) New Price Targets - UK Market News (LON:MKS)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - December 28 at 6:28 PM
News IconAnalyst Coverage Updates - Marks & Spencer Group (LON:MKS ... - NewsDen (LON:MKS)
newsden.net - December 22 at 6:53 PM
News IconInvestor Monitor: Looking Closer at Shares of Marks & Spencer Group plc (LSE:MKS) - The Business Journal (LON:MKS)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 21 at 9:19 AM
News IconRating to Follow: Marks Spencer Group PLC (LON:MKS) Stock Rating Maintained by Analysts at Deutsche Bank; The ... - Thorold News (LON:MKS)
www.whatsonthorold.com - December 21 at 9:19 AM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates Hold on Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS) - Market Exclusive (LON:MKS)
marketexclusive.com - December 20 at 12:29 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Marks & Spencer Group Plc : December 19, 2016 (LON:MKS)
www.capitalcube.com - December 20 at 12:29 PM
News IconStock Spotlight: Looking at the Levels for Marks & Spencer Group plc (LSE:MKS) - The Business Journal (LON:MKS)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 19 at 10:27 AM
News IconInvestor Monitor: Narrowing in on Marks & Spencer Group plc (LSE:MKS) - The Business Journal (LON:MKS)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 16 at 7:13 PM
News IconKeeping Tabs on Levels for Marks & Spencer Group plc (LSE:MKS) - The Business Journal (LON:MKS)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 15 at 5:18 AM

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What is Marks and Spencer Group Plc's stock symbol?

Marks and Spencer Group Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "MKS."

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

Marks and Spencer Group Plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, November 8th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 17th will be paid a dividend of GBX 6.80 per share on Friday, January 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.05%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 17th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Where is Marks and Spencer Group Plc's stock going? Where will Marks and Spencer Group Plc's stock price be in 2017?

24 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Marks and Spencer Group Plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 250 to GBX 630. On average, they anticipate Marks and Spencer Group Plc's stock price to reach GBX 380.32 in the next twelve months.

When will Marks and Spencer Group Plc announce their earnings?

Marks and Spencer Group Plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 8th 2016.

How do I buy Marks and Spencer Group Plc stock?

Shares of Marks and Spencer 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 Marks and Spencer Group Plc stock cost?

One share of Marks and Spencer Group Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 327.


Last Updated on 2/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff