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Marks and Spencer Group Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:MKS)

GBX 193.65
-2.10 (-1.07 %)
(As of 10/23/2019 08:50 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 193.65
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 189.72
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 193.65
Volume1.59 million shs
Average Volume7.59 million shs
Market Capitalization£3.78 billion
P/E Ratio92.21
Dividend Yield7.29%
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Department Stores
SectorConsumer Cyclical



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£10.38 billion
Cash FlowGBX 25.49 per share
Book ValueGBX 165.20 per share



Outstanding Shares1,950,060,032
Market Cap£3.78 billion
Next Earnings Date11/6/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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

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

Marks and Spencer Group announced a dividend on Wednesday, May 22nd. Investors of record on Thursday, May 30th will be given a dividend of GBX 7.10 per share on Friday, July 12th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.62%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 30th. This is a boost from Marks and Spencer Group's previous dividend of $6.80. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Marks and Spencer Group's Dividend History.

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. View Marks and Spencer Group's Earnings History.

When is Marks and Spencer Group's next earnings date?

Marks and Spencer Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Marks and Spencer Group.

What price target have analysts set for MKS?

16 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Marks and Spencer Group's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 160 to GBX 330. On average, they anticipate Marks and Spencer Group's share price to reach GBX 230.14 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 19.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Marks and Spencer Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Marks and Spencer Group?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Marks and Spencer Group in the last year. There are currently 8 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Marks and Spencer Group.

Has Marks and Spencer Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about MKS stock have trended negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Marks and Spencer Group earned a media sentiment score of -2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the retailer a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for 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), Tesco (TSCO), Aviva (AV), Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS), Vodafone Group (VOD), AstraZeneca (AZN), Legal & General Group (LGEN), Centrica (CNA) and HSBC (HSBA).

Who are Marks and Spencer Group's key executives?

Marks and Spencer Group's management team includes the folowing 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

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 193.20.

How big of a company is Marks and Spencer Group?

Marks and Spencer Group has a market capitalization of £3.77 billion and generates £10.38 billion in revenue each year. Marks and Spencer Group employs 80,787 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Marks and Spencer Group.

What is Marks and Spencer Group's official website?

The official website for Marks and Spencer Group is http://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.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Marks and Spencer Group (LON MKS)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  976 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,459 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,435
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Marks and Spencer Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MKS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MKS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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