Mothercare plc Company Profile (LON:MTC)

About Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)

Mothercare plc logoMothercare plc is a retailer for parents and young children. The principal activity of the Company is to operate as a specialist omni-channel retailer, franchisor and wholesaler of products for mothers-to-be, babies and children under the Mothercare and Early Learning Centre brands. The Company's operating segments include the UK business and the International business. The UK business segment includes the United Kingdom store and wholesale operations, catalogue and Web sales. The International business segment includes the Company's franchise and wholesale revenues outside the United Kingdom. Its clothing and footwear product includes ranges for babies, children and maternity wear; home and travel includes pushchairs, car seats, furniture, bedding, feeding and bathing equipment, and toys are mainly for babies. It operates in the United Kingdom through its stores and direct business, and across the world in over 60 countries through its international network.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Apparel & Accessories - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:MTC
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.mothercareplc.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £181.25 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 169,792,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 115.54
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 117.90
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 95 - GBX 142
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.21
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £667.4 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.27
  • Book Value: GBX 0.48 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.22
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £38.7 million
  • Net Margins: 2.44%
  • Return on Equity: 23.59%
  • Return on Assets: 4.56%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 307,589 shs.
 
Frequently Asked Questions for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)

What is Mothercare plc's stock symbol?

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

Where is Mothercare plc's stock going? Where will Mothercare plc's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Mothercare plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 103 to GBX 150. On average, they expect Mothercare plc's stock price to reach GBX 134.60 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Mothercare plc.

Who are some of Mothercare plc's key competitors?

Who are Mothercare plc's key executives?

Mothercare plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Mark Newton-Jones, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Daniel Talisman, General Counsel, Group Company Secretary
  • Matthew Stringer, Managing Director, UK
  • Gary Kibble, Group Brand and Marketing Director
  • Sarah Purkis, Group Human Resources Director
  • Karl Doyle, Group Product Director
  • Alan C. Parker CBE, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Tea Colaianni, Non-Executive Director
  • Gillian Dawn Celia Kent, Non-Executive Director
  • Lee Dale Ginsberg, Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy Mothercare plc stock?

Shares of Mothercare 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.

What is Mothercare plc's stock price today?

One share of Mothercare plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 106.75.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Mothercare plc (LON MTC)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  208 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  225 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  433
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Mothercare plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 134.60

Analysts' Ratings History for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/20/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 150View Rating Details
7/20/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSellGBX 103View Rating Details
6/8/2017Berenberg BankUpgradeHoldGBX 100 -> GBX 130View Rating Details
5/19/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 149 -> GBX 140View Rating Details
5/18/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 150View Rating Details
2/8/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 304View Rating Details
(Data available from 7/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $9.27 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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

Headline Trends for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)
Latest Headlines for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)
Source:
DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoMark Newton-Jones Purchases 95,000 Shares of Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 1:16 PM
rttnews.com logoMothercare Q1 Total Revenues Flat, UK Sales Down; UK LFL Sales Up - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - July 21 at 2:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMothercare plc (LON:MTC) Receives Sell Rating from Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 2:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPeel Hunt Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Mothercare plc (MTC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 12:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMothercare Plc :MTC-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : July 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 2:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMothercare Plc :MTC-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : July 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 2:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMothercare Plc : Annual Financial Report
finance.yahoo.com - July 1 at 2:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMothercare Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MTC-GB : June 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 10:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMothercare plc (MTC) Lifted to Hold at Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 8 at 6:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMothercare Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MTC-GB : June 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 5 at 9:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Mothercare plc (MTC) Insider Buys 40,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 1 at 10:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMothercare plc (MTC) PT Lowered to GBX 140
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 3:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMothercare Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:MTC) : May 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 7:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMothercare Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MTC-GB : May 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 25 at 4:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNumis Securities Ltd Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Mothercare plc (MTC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 11:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMothercare plc (MTC) Given Sell Rating at Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 8:34 AM
marketwatch.com logoMothercare profit falls on restructuring costs
www.marketwatch.com - May 18 at 8:22 AM
rttnews.com logoMothercare Plc FY Pretax Profit Declines - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - May 18 at 8:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMothercare plc (MTC) Earns "Overweight" Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 8:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMothercare plc (MTC) PT Raised to GBX 106
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 7:02 PM
rttnews.com logoMothercare Group Sales Down;performance Remains Broadly In Line With Market View
www.rttnews.com - April 7 at 11:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Mothercare ready to raise prices on back of sterling fall
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNumis Securities Ltd Reaffirms " Buy" Rating for Mothercare plc (MTC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 2:04 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoThis retailer could be a top recovery play in 2017
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 7:27 PM
rttnews.com logoMothercare plc Q3 group sales up 1.8%; UK LFL sales up 1.0% - Quick Facts - RTT News
www.rttnews.com - January 12 at 5:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMothercare Plc : Total voting rights
finance.yahoo.com - December 1 at 9:29 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoHalf Year 2017 Mothercare PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - November 24 at 9:33 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Mothercare slips back into the red after poor UK sales
www.ft.com - November 24 at 9:33 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Brexit is the ultimate buying opportunity for these growth stocks
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 11:34 AM

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Mothercare plc (MTC) Chart for Sunday, July, 23, 2017

This page was last updated on 7/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff