Poundland Group PLC Company Profile (LON:PLND)

About Poundland Group PLC

Poundland Group PLC logoPoundland Group plc is a general merchandise retailer in Europe. The Company operates approximately 900 stores in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. The Company offers a range of products across approximately 20 categories, such as household, health and beauty, food and drink, gardening, pet, stationery, books and toys. The Company offers over 1,000 brands, including Cadbury, Mars, Heinz, Nestle, Colgate, Coca Cola, Walkers, McVities, Proctor & Gamble, and Unilever. The Company's brands also include Jane Asher's Kitchen, DIY Time and In the Garden. The Company offers High Street products, which include Fairy washing liquid, Duracell, Pantene, Dettol, Oral B, Domestos, Lynx, Dove and Surf. The Company operates over four distribution centers, including regional distribution centers located in the Midlands and South East England (Springvale (Bilston), Northampton and Harlow respectively), and a national distribution center located in the Midlands (Willenhall).

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: PLND
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $2.80
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $224.79
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $190.48
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 129.25 - GBX 327.90
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Poundland Group PLC (LON:PLND) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 9 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.07)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 216.62

Analysts' Ratings History for Poundland Group PLC (LON:PLND)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/25/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/18/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 227View Rating Details
8/12/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
8/10/2016HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingHoldGBX 222View Rating Details
7/15/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual weightGBX 150 -> GBX 220View Rating Details
7/13/2016Shore CapitalReiterated Ratinghouse stockView Rating Details
7/13/2016Liberum CapitalUpgradeHoldGBX 125 -> GBX 222View Rating Details
7/13/2016Peel HuntDowngradeHoldGBX 250 -> GBX 225View Rating Details
7/5/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 195View Rating Details
6/28/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutralView Rating Details
6/17/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeHoldGBX 180 -> GBX 205View Rating Details
6/1/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 270View Rating Details
4/15/2016Haitong BankLower Price TargetSellGBX 140 -> GBX 130View Rating Details
4/15/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 300 -> GBX 260View Rating Details
3/4/2016InvestecReiterated RatingHoldGBX 200View Rating Details
12/14/2015NomuraReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Poundland Group PLC (LON:PLND)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings Estimates for Poundland Group PLC (LON:PLND)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $11.92 EPS


Dividend History for Poundland Group PLC (LON:PLND)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/16/2016GBX 20.91%9/8/20169/8/20169/23/2016
6/16/2016GBX 20.98%9/15/20169/15/201610/7/2016
11/19/2015GBX 1.650.74%1/14/20161/14/20161/29/2016
6/18/2015GBX 31%9/17/20159/17/201510/2/2015
11/27/2014GBX 1.500.47%1/15/20151/15/20151/30/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Poundland Group PLC (LON:PLND)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/2/2016O'Byrne,KevinInsiderBuy321,107GBX 179£574,781.53
11/27/2015Hateley,NickInsiderBuy46,820GBX 212£99,258.40
9/28/2015Barnard ,MaryInsiderBuy1,822GBX 272£4,955.84
9/25/2015Jones,Timothy (Tim) CharlesInsiderBuy3,500GBX 3£105
6/19/2015Shapland,Darren MInsiderBuy37,500GBX 3.16£1,185
3/2/2015Grant HearnInsiderBuy10,000GBX 386.99£38,699
2/13/2015Darren M ShaplandInsiderBuy7,500GBX 384.90£28,867.50
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Poundland Group PLC (LON:PLND)
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magseriesusa.net - November 5 at 9:12 AM
publicnow.com logoForm 8.5 (EPT/RI)- POUNDLAND GROUP PLC (LON:PLND)
www.publicnow.com - September 8 at 10:38 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoPoundland shareholders give blessing to Steinhoff takeover (LON:PLND)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 10:21 AM
publicnow.com logoErsel Asset Management Form 8.3 - PLND (LON:PLND)
www.publicnow.com - September 6 at 11:35 AM
marketwatch.com logoSteinhoff profit up 32%; warns on Brexit-hit pound - MarketWatch (LON:PLND)
www.marketwatch.com - September 1 at 6:45 PM
marketwatch.com logoSteinhoff profit up 32%; warns on Brexit-hit pound (LON:PLND)
www.marketwatch.com - August 31 at 11:57 AM
nasdaq.com logoSteinhoff FY16 Earnings Jump; Cautions on Fall in British Pound After Brexit (LON:PLND)
www.nasdaq.com - August 31 at 11:57 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoActivist investor Elliott ups stake in bid target Poundland again (LON:PLND)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 11:57 AM
marketwatch.com logoSteinhoff ups Poundland bid 5% for $796 mln value - MarketWatch (LON:PLND)
www.marketwatch.com - August 12 at 7:00 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoTrending: Steinhoff ups Poundland bid, Aldermore shrugs off Brexit, TUI’s Europe sales offset security impact, Southern Rail talks (LON:PLND)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - August 11 at 10:06 AM
marketwatch.com logoSteinhoff ups Poundland bid 5% for $796 mln value (LON:PLND)
www.marketwatch.com - August 11 at 10:06 AM
News IconSteinhoff Raises Poundland Offer 5%, Valuing Retailer at $796 Million-- Update (LON:PLND)
uk.advfn.com - August 11 at 10:06 AM
rttnews.com logoSteinhoff Announces Revised, Final Recommended Cash Offer For Poundland (LON:PLND)
www.rttnews.com - August 11 at 10:06 AM
trustnet.com logoPoundland Group PLC (PLND) (LON:PLND)
www.trustnet.com - August 9 at 7:07 PM
News IconCoverage: South African company buying Sleepy’s/Mattress Firm for $2.4 billion (LON:PLND)
talkingbiznews.com - August 8 at 7:04 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoSteinhoff International may have to up Poundland bid - Proactive Investors UK (LON:PLND)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - August 8 at 11:33 AM
publicnow.com logoForm 8.3 - Action 1 (LON:PLND)
www.publicnow.com - August 8 at 11:33 AM
publicnow.com logoForm 8.5 (EPT/RI) - Poundland Group Plc Amendment (LON:PLND)
www.publicnow.com - August 1 at 6:35 PM
ft.com logo[$$] UK M&A opportunities open up after Brexit vote (LON:PLND)
ad.doubleclick.net - July 15 at 11:38 AM
publicnow.com logoForm 8.3 - Poundland (LON:PLND)
www.publicnow.com - July 14 at 12:18 PM
rttnews.com logoSteinhoff International Announces Recommended Cash Offer For Poundland (LON:PLND)
www.rttnews.com - July 13 at 9:48 AM
marketwatch.com logoPoundland to be taken over for £597 million (LON:PLND)
www.marketwatch.com - July 13 at 9:48 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSteinhoff expected to make $800 mln swoop for Poundland as deadline looms (LON:PLND)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 11:59 AM
publicnow.com logoShore Capital Stockbrokers Limited : Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) - Poundland Group Plc (LON:PLND)
www.publicnow.com - July 1 at 7:11 AM
marketwatch.com logoPoundland rejects Steinhoff offer proposal (LON:PLND)
www.marketwatch.com - June 24 at 9:25 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSteinhoff says Britain's Poundland rejects takeover offer proposal (LON:PLND)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - June 24 at 9:21 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSouth Africa's Steinhoff says Poundland board declines offer proposal (LON:PLND)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - June 24 at 7:58 AM
publicnow.com logoShore Capital Stockbrokers Limited : Form 8.5 (EPT/RI) - Poundland Group Plc - AMENDMENT section 2 (LON:PLND)
www.publicnow.com - June 21 at 12:39 PM
capitalcube.com logoPoundland Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:PLND) : June 20, 2016 (LON:PLND)
www.capitalcube.com - June 20 at 3:45 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSteinhoff's plan to buy Poundland "credit positive" - Moody's (LON:PLND)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 11:14 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoForm 8.3 - Poundland Group Plc (LON:PLND)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - June 17 at 9:13 AM


What is Poundland Group PLC's stock symbol?

Poundland Group PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "PLND."

How often does Poundland Group PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Poundland Group PLC?

Poundland Group PLC announced a dividend on Thursday, June 16th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 8th will be paid a dividend of GBX 2 per share on Friday, September 23rd. This represents a yield of 0.91%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 8th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

Where is Poundland Group PLC's stock going? Where will Poundland Group PLC's stock price be in 2017?

14 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Poundland Group PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 130 to GBX 270. On average, they anticipate Poundland Group PLC's share price to reach GBX 216.62 in the next year.

How do I buy Poundland Group PLC stock?

Shares of Poundland Group 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.

How much does a share of Poundland Group PLC stock cost?

One share of Poundland Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 225.

Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff