LON:MTC - Mothercare Stock Price, Price Target & More

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GBX 37 +18.28 (+97.65 %)
(As of 05/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 37
Today's RangeGBX 37 - GBX 42.50
52-Week RangeGBX 16.48 - GBX 137.12
Volume3.03 million shs
Average Volume931,267 shs
Market Capitalization£28.40 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Mothercare (LON:MTC)

Mothercare logoMothercare plc operates as a multi-channel retailer, franchisor, and wholesaler of products for mothers-to-be, babies, and children under the Mothercare and Early Learning Centre brands in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company provides clothing for babies, toddlers, girls, and boys; nightwear and underwear; footwear; swimwear; and other accessories, as well as maternity apparel. It also offers home and travel products comprising car seats, buggy and pushchair systems, beddings, soft furnishings and furniture, bathing products, high chairs, feeding products and baby monitors, and other products, as well as toys. The company sells its products through stores, wholesale operations, franchise partners, and catalogue and Web sales. It operates through approximately 1,500 stores across 60 countries. The company was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Watford, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Specialty Retail
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Cyclical
SymbolLON:MTC
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-1923-241000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins-4.27%
Return on Equity-36.69%
Return on Assets-7.68%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares170,870,000

Mothercare (LON:MTC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mothercare's stock symbol?

Mothercare trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "MTC."

How were Mothercare's earnings last quarter?

Mothercare (LON:MTC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 17th. The company reported ($0.80) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.60 by $1.40. Mothercare had a negative net margin of 4.27% and a negative return on equity of 36.69%. View Mothercare's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for MTC?

5 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Mothercare's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 17 to GBX 130. On average, they anticipate Mothercare's share price to reach GBX 51.20 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Mothercare.

Who are some of Mothercare's key competitors?

Who are Mothercare's key executives?

Mothercare's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Clive Peter Whiley, Interim Exec. Chairman (Age 58)
  • Mr. David M. Wood, CEO & Exec. Director
  • Mr. Glyn Hughes, CFO & Exec. Director
  • Ramona Tipnis, Director of Investor Relations
  • Alice Darwall, Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.

Has Mothercare been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about MTC stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Mothercare earned a media sentiment score of 0.24 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 45.85 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

How do I buy shares of Mothercare?

Shares of MTC 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 Mothercare's stock price today?

One share of MTC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 37.

How big of a company is Mothercare?

Mothercare has a market capitalization of £28.40 million.

How can I contact Mothercare?

Mothercare's mailing address is Cherry Tree Road, WATFORD, WD24 6SH, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1923-241000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Mothercare (MTC)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  271 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  321 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  592
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Mothercare and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MTC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MTC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Mothercare (LON:MTC) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
5 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Mothercare in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 51.20The high price target for MTC is GBX 130 and the low price target for MTC is GBX 17. There are currently 2 sell ratings and 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 1.601.601.802.00
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 51.20GBX 51.20GBX 92.60GBX 110.60

Mothercare (LON:MTC) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Mothercare (LON:MTC)

Mothercare (LON:MTC) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/17/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/12/2018Numis SecuritiesLower Price TargetHoldGBX 21 ➝ GBX 17View Rating Details
3/2/2018Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSellGBX 29View Rating Details
1/10/2018JPMorgan ChaseDowngradeUnderweightGBX 82 ➝ GBX 40View Rating Details
6/8/2017Berenberg BankUpgradeHoldGBX 100 ➝ GBX 130View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/22/2016 forward)

Earnings

Mothercare (LON:MTC) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Mothercare (LON:MTC)

Mothercare (LON MTC) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/17/2018Y 2018GBX 0.60GBX (0.80)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Mothercare (LON:MTC) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Mothercare (LON MTC) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trading History for Mothercare (LON:MTC)

Mothercare (LON MTC) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
5/21/2018Mark Newton-JonesInsiderBuy295,700GBX 34£100,538
5/18/2018Richard RiversInsiderBuy136,375GBX 27£36,821.25
1/9/2018Mark Newton-JonesInsiderBuy218,866GBX 46£100,678.36
12/1/2017Glyn HughesInsiderBuy69,896GBX 71£49,626.16
11/24/2017Mark Newton-JonesInsiderBuy150,738GBX 66£99,487.08
7/21/2017Mark Newton-JonesInsiderBuy95,000GBX 105£99,750
5/31/2017Tea ColaianniInsiderBuy40,000GBX 121£48,400
10/7/2016Mark Newton-JonesInsiderBuy173,183GBX 115£199,160.45
5/20/2016Newton-Jones,MarkInsiderBuy20,143GBX 123£24,775.89
5/16/2016Rivers,RichardInsiderBuy8,600GBX 123£10,578
3/24/2016Smothers,RichardInsiderSell1,601GBX 180£2,881.80
9/17/2015Newton-Jones,MarkInsiderBuy21,843GBX 227£49,583.61
7/27/2015Newton-Jones,MarkInsiderBuy17,606GBX 282£49,648.92
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Mothercare (LON MTC) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Insider Buying: Mothercare (MTC) Insider Buys 136,375 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Mothercare (MTC) Insider Buys 136,375 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 21 at 10:17 AM
Insider Buying: Mothercare (MTC) Insider Acquires 295,700 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Mothercare (MTC) Insider Acquires 295,700 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 21 at 10:16 AM
[$$] Carpetright and Mothercare kept afloat by two shareholders[$$] Carpetright and Mothercare kept afloat by two shareholders
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 10:05 AM
Mothercare to pay for two top salaries as boss Mark Newton-Jones rejoinsMothercare to pay for two top salaries as boss Mark Newton-Jones rejoins
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 11:16 AM
Mothercare boss takes 22pc pay cut to return to the retailerMothercare boss takes 22pc pay cut to return to the retailer
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 11:16 AM
Sacked Mothercare CEO rehired on lower salarySacked Mothercare CEO rehired on lower salary
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 11:16 AM
Peel Hunt Reaffirms Hold Rating for Mothercare (MTC)Peel Hunt Reaffirms Hold Rating for Mothercare (MTC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 4:43 PM
Mothercare to shut a third of UK stores in battle for survivalMothercare to shut a third of UK stores in battle for survival
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 3:59 PM
Mothercare (MTC) Announces Quarterly  Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $1.40 EPSMothercare (MTC) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $1.40 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 3:17 PM
Mothercare to close 50 stores, reappoint Newton-Jones as CEO: sourceMothercare to close 50 stores, reappoint Newton-Jones as CEO: source
www.reuters.com - May 17 at 10:33 AM
Here’s why Mothercare’s share price is flying todayHere’s why Mothercare’s share price is flying today
www.fool.co.uk - May 17 at 10:33 AM
Mothercare plans store closures to revive sickly UK childMothercare plans store closures to revive sickly UK child
www.reuters.com - May 17 at 10:33 AM
[$$] Mothercare: rehiring the former chief executive is a last resort[$$] Mothercare: rehiring the former chief executive is a last resort
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 10:33 AM
Mothercare swings axe on 50 stores and reinstates ousted bossMothercare swings axe on 50 stores and reinstates ousted boss
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 10:33 AM
Mothercare: Who is Mark Newton-Jones, the CEO who was sacked and rehired a month later?Mothercare: Who is Mark Newton-Jones, the CEO who was sacked and rehired a month later?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 10:33 AM
Mothercare boss Mark Newton-Jones back - and ready to cut 800 jobsMothercare boss Mark Newton-Jones back - and ready to cut 800 jobs
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 10:33 AM
[$$] Mothercare set to tap investors as high street’s woes continue[$$] Mothercare set to tap investors as high street’s woes continue
finance.yahoo.com - May 14 at 11:15 AM
Mothercare to raise equity as part of restructuring planMothercare to raise equity as part of restructuring plan
finance.yahoo.com - May 14 at 11:15 AM
Mothercare set to accelerate store closures in overhaul bidMothercare set to accelerate store closures in overhaul bid
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 14 at 11:15 AM
Troubled Mothercare seeks City lifelineTroubled Mothercare seeks City lifeline
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 3:50 PM
Mothercare steps up search for rescue with hunt for new backerMothercare steps up search for rescue with hunt for new backer
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 3:51 PM
[$$] Mothercare chairman leaves company after sales slump [$$] Mothercare chairman leaves company after sales slump 
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 10:15 AM
Mothercare chairman Alan Parker leaves ailing retailerMothercare chairman Alan Parker leaves ailing retailer
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 10:15 AM
Mothercare chairman steps down weeks after chief executive departsMothercare chairman steps down weeks after chief executive departs
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 10:15 AM
MTC. Surprised whyMTC. Surprised why
www.lse.co.uk - April 17 at 10:36 AM
Can the Mothercare share price make a successful comeback?Can the Mothercare share price make a successful comeback?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 14 at 5:55 PM
Will the Mothercare share price ever make a successful comeback?Will the Mothercare share price ever make a successful comeback?
www.fool.co.uk - April 13 at 10:45 AM
Mothercare sales drop as footfall keeps fallingMothercare sales drop as footfall keeps falling
www.marketwatch.com - April 12 at 11:14 AM
Mothercare: could hiring some mothers to run the thing fix its problems?Mothercare: could hiring some mothers to run the thing fix its problems?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 11:14 AM
Mothercare sales drop even further as fewer people visit its storesMothercare sales drop even further as fewer people visit its stores
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 11:14 AM
[$$] Mothercare slows sales decline despite ‘muted’ trading environment[$$] Mothercare slows sales decline despite ‘muted’ trading environment
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 11:14 AM
Mothercare online sales return to growth as it seeks refinancing dealMothercare online sales return to growth as it seeks refinancing deal
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 11:14 AM
New Mothercare boss David Wood hunts for emergency cashNew Mothercare boss David Wood hunts for emergency cash
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 11:14 AM
Numis Securities Trims Mothercare (MTC) Target Price to GBX 17Numis Securities Trims Mothercare (MTC) Target Price to GBX 17
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 12 at 9:03 AM
85%-faller Mothercare isn’t the only turnaround stock I would buy today85%-faller Mothercare isn’t the only turnaround stock I would buy today
www.msn.com - April 11 at 3:52 PM
UKs Mothercare says CEO Newton-Jones steps downUK's Mothercare says CEO Newton-Jones steps down
finance.yahoo.com - April 4 at 5:47 PM
[$$] Mothercare replaces chief with former Kmart executive[$$] Mothercare replaces chief with former Kmart executive
finance.yahoo.com - April 4 at 5:47 PM
Peel Hunt Trims Mothercare (MTC) Target Price to GBX 40Peel Hunt Trims Mothercare (MTC) Target Price to GBX 40
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 2:20 PM
Mothercare (MTC) Downgraded to "Underweight" at JPMorgan Chase & Co.Mothercare (MTC) Downgraded to "Underweight" at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 12:45 PM
MTC. Retail chain M-MTC. Retail chain M-
www.lse.co.uk - March 25 at 10:34 AM
[$$] Carpetright, Mothercare and Moss Bross highlight high-street strain[$$] Carpetright, Mothercare and Moss Bross highlight high-street strain
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 11:29 AM
Mothercare says lenders agree to defer testing of financial covenantsMothercare says lenders agree to defer testing of financial covenants
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 11:29 AM
Mothercares (MTC) "Sell" Rating Reiterated at Canaccord GenuityMothercare's (MTC) "Sell" Rating Reiterated at Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 9:28 PM
Mothercare (MTC) Earns "Hold" Rating from Numis SecuritiesMothercare (MTC) Earns "Hold" Rating from Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 8:58 PM
Is Mothercare plc’s (LON:MTC) Balance Sheet Strong Enough To Weather A Storm?Is Mothercare plc’s (LON:MTC) Balance Sheet Strong Enough To Weather A Storm?
finance.yahoo.com - March 5 at 4:18 PM
Retailer Mothercare warns on profit, financesRetailer Mothercare warns on profit, finances
finance.yahoo.com - March 2 at 10:09 AM
U.K. Retailer Mothercare Starts Debt Talks Amid Tough TradingU.K. Retailer Mothercare Starts Debt Talks Amid Tough Trading
finance.yahoo.com - March 2 at 10:09 AM
Mark Newton-Jones Purchases 218,866 Shares of Mothercare plc (MTC) StockMark Newton-Jones Purchases 218,866 Shares of Mothercare plc (MTC) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 9 at 9:28 AM
Mothercare Christmas sales fall; warns on profitMothercare Christmas sales fall; warns on profit
www.marketwatch.com - January 8 at 5:04 PM
FTSE 100 ends lower, retreating from record as home builders, retailers fallFTSE 100 ends lower, retreating from record as home builders, retailers fall
finance.yahoo.com - January 8 at 5:04 PM

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