LON:MTC - Mothercare Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 22.88 +0.12 (+0.53 %)
(As of 03/21/2019 01:18 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 22.75
Today's RangeGBX 21.70 - GBX 23.50
52-Week RangeGBX 10.82 - GBX 35.37
Volume742,232 shs
Average Volume931,267 shs
Market Capitalization£77.94 million
P/E Ratio-0.59
Dividend YieldN/A
Mothercare 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, rest of Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Asia, and Latin America. 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 1,268 stores in 48 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
SectorConsumer Cyclical



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£610 million
Cash FlowGBX 4.91 per share
Book ValueGBX 16.60 per share



Market Cap£77.94 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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 plc (LON:MTC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 17th. The company reported ($0.80) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $1.40. View Mothercare's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for MTC?

2 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Mothercare's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 23 to GBX 25. On average, they expect Mothercare's share price to reach GBX 24 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Mothercare.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Mothercare?

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

Has Mothercare been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about MTC stock have trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Mothercare earned a coverage optimism score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Mothercare's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Mothercare own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Mothercare investors own include KAZ Minerals (KAZ), Verizon Communications (VZ), Lonmin (LMI), Xaar (XAR), Flybe Group (FLYB), Under Armour (UAA), Corecivic (CXW), Medley Capital (MCC), Veeco Instruments (VECO) and National Express Group (NEX).

Who are Mothercare's key executives?

Mothercare's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Mark Newton-Jones, CEO & Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. Glyn Hughes, CFO & Exec. Director
  • Mr. Clive Peter Whiley, Interim Exec. Chairman & Chief Restructuring Officer (Age 59)
  • Ms. Alice Darwall, Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.
  • Ms. Kirsty Homer, Director of HR

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 22.88.

How big of a company is Mothercare?

Mothercare has a market capitalization of £77.94 million and generates £610 million in revenue each year.

What is Mothercare's official website?

The official website for Mothercare is http://www.mothercareplc.com.

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 (LON MTC)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  326 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  385 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  711
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.
This page was last updated on 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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