Log in

LON:MKSMarks and Spencer Group Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 96
+1.12 (+1.18 %)
(As of 07/10/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Add
Compare
Today's Range
93.36
Now: GBX 96
96.64
50-Day Range
94.24
MA: GBX 103.29
120.50
52-Week Range
73.90
Now: GBX 96
236.50
Volume8.98 million shs
Average Volume7.59 million shs
Market Capitalization£1.87 billion
P/E Ratio80.00
Dividend Yield10.14%
BetaN/A
Marks and Spencer Group plc operates various retail stores. It offers food products; and womenswear, menswear, kids wear, lingerie, and beauty and home products through its stores and online. The company operates 1463 stores, including 253 owned and 383 franchise Simply Food stores; and 343 full-line and outlet stores in the United Kingdom. It also operates 450 stores in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Marks and Spencer Group plc was founded in 1884 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
Read More
Marks and Spencer Group logo

Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.2Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.46 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Department Stores
Sub-IndustryN/A
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-20-79354422

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£10.18 billion
Cash FlowGBX 12.88 per share
Book ValueGBX 190 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees80,787
Outstanding Shares1,950,060,032
Market Cap£1.87 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

Receive MKS News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for MKS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Marks and Spencer Group (LON:MKS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Marks and Spencer Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Marks and Spencer Group's stock was trading at GBX 128.95 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MKS shares have decreased by 25.6% and is now trading at GBX 96. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Marks and Spencer Group?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marks and Spencer Group in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Marks and Spencer Group.

How were Marks and Spencer Group's earnings last quarter?

Marks and Spencer Group Plc (LON:MKS) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 23rd. The retailer reported $27.80 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $27.80 by $0.00. View Marks and Spencer Group's earnings history.

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 6th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 14th will be given a dividend of GBX 3.90 per share on Friday, January 10th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.14%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 14th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Marks and Spencer Group's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for MKS?

15 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Marks and Spencer Group's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 100 to GBX 225. On average, they expect Marks and Spencer Group's share price to reach GBX 142.80 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 48.8% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Marks and Spencer Group.

Has Marks and Spencer Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about MKS stock has trended neutral this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Marks and Spencer Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the retailer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news about Marks and Spencer Group.

Who are some of Marks and Spencer Group's key competitors?

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 Barclays (BARC), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Aviva (AV), Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS), Tesco (TSCO), Vodafone Group (VOD), AstraZeneca (AZN), Legal & General Group (LGEN), Anglo American (AAL) and Centrica (CNA).

Who are Marks and Spencer Group's key executives?

Marks and Spencer Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Steve Rowe, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. Humphrey Singer, Chief Fin. Officer & Exec. Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Fraser Ramzan, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Nick Folland, Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 54)
  • Ms. Victoria McKenzie-Gould, Director of Corp. Communications

What is Marks and Spencer Group's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of Marks and Spencer Group?

Shares of MKS 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 Marks and Spencer Group's stock price today?

One share of MKS stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 96.

How big of a company is Marks and Spencer Group?

Marks and Spencer Group has a market capitalization of £1.87 billion and generates £10.18 billion in revenue each year. Marks and Spencer Group employs 80,787 workers across the globe.

What is Marks and Spencer Group's official website?

The official website for Marks and Spencer Group is www.marksandspencer.com.

How can I contact Marks and Spencer Group?

Marks and Spencer Group's mailing address is Waterside House, 35 North Wharf Road, LONDON, W2 1NW, United Kingdom. The retailer can be reached via phone at +44-20-79354422.

This page was last updated on 7/11/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

30 Days of MarketBeat All Access for $1.00

Sign up for MarketBeat All Access to gain access to MarketBeat's full suite of research tools:

  • Best-in-Class Portfolio Monitoring

    View the latest news, buy/sell ratings, SEC filings and insider transactions for your stocks. Compare your portfolio performance to leading indices and get personalized stock ideas based on your portfolio.

  • Stock Ideas and Recommendations

    Get daily stock ideas top-performing Wall Street analysts. Get short term trading ideas from the MarketBeat Idea Engine. View which stocks are hot on social media with MarketBeat's trending stocks report.

  • Advanced Stock Screeners and Research Tools

    Identify stocks that meet your criteria using seven unique stock screeners. See what's happening in the market right now with MarketBeat's real-time news feed. Export data to Excel for your own analysis.

Start Your Risk-Free Trial Subscription Here

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.