Quarto Group Company Profile (LON:QRT)

About Quarto Group (LON:QRT)

Quarto Group logoThe Quarto Group, Inc. is an illustrated book publishing and distribution company. The Company is engaged in creating content and publishing books from a diverse portfolio of imprints. The Company operates through segments, including Quarto International Co-Editions Group; Quarto Publishing Group USA; Quarto Publishing Group UK, and Quarto HK. The Quarto International Co-Editions Group segment creates illustrated books that are licensed and printed for third-party publishers for publication under their own imprints. The Quarto Publishing Group USA segment creates and publishes illustrated books in North America and sells co-editions of them internationally. The Quarto Publishing Group UK segment creates and publishes general non-fiction and illustrated books in the United Kingdom market. The Company's books are sold in approximately 50 countries and in 39 languages.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Consumer Publishing
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:QRT
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.quarto.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £26.07 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 20,444,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 133.90
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 212.02
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 157 - GBX 325
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £180.71 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.14
  • Book Value: GBX 1.81 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.70
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £10.8 million
  • Net Margins: -12.95%
  • Return on Equity: -33.83%
  • Return on Assets: -6.78%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 45,608 shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Quarto Group (LON:QRT)

What is Quarto Group's stock symbol?

Quarto Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "QRT."

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

Quarto Group declared a dividend on Friday, March 31st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 18th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.10 per share on Friday, June 16th. This represents a yield of 3.13%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 18th. This is an increase from Quarto Group's previous dividend of $0.05. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Quarto Group's Dividend History.

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

2 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Quarto Group's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 300 to GBX 375. On average, they anticipate Quarto Group's share price to reach GBX 337.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Quarto Group.

Who are some of Quarto Group's key competitors?

Who are Quarto Group's key executives?

Quarto Group's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Marcus E. Leaver, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Anne Crompton, Company Secretary
  • Peter Graham Read, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Claire Capeci, Non-Executive Director
  • Leslie-Ann Reed, Non-Executive Director
  • Jessica Burley, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Michael G. Hartley, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Quarto Group stock?

Shares of Quarto Group 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 Quarto Group's stock price today?

One share of Quarto Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 127.50.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Quarto Group (LON QRT)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  79 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  64 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  143
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Quarto Group (LON:QRT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 337.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Quarto Group (LON:QRT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/4/2017Liberum CapitalLower Price TargetBuyGBX 380 -> GBX 300View Rating Details
11/3/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 375View Rating Details
8/9/2016Northland SecuritiesReiterated RatingCorporateView Rating Details
11/5/2015Northland Capital PartnersInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 350View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Quarto Group (LON:QRT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.39 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Quarto Group (LON QRT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/31/2017€0.103.13%5/18/20175/18/20176/16/2017
8/9/2016€0.051.38%9/22/20169/22/201610/26/2016
8/13/2015GBX 3.351.6%9/24/20159/24/201510/26/2015
3/20/2015GBX 4.952.3%5/14/20155/14/20156/15/2015
8/12/2014GBX 3.352.34%9/24/20149/24/201410/27/2014
2/26/2014GBX 4.552.6%6/4/20146/4/20147/7/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Quarto Group (LON:QRT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Quarto Group (LON:QRT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Quarto Group (LON:QRT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/17/2017Peter ReadInsiderBuy15,625GBX 127£19,843.75
8/16/2017Mike HartleyInsiderBuy5,000GBX 124£6,200
4/4/2017Jessica BurleyInsiderBuy4,055GBX 257£10,421.35
11/14/2016Marcus LeaverInsiderBuy410GBX 302£1,238.20
11/3/2016Marcus LeaverInsiderBuy2,076GBX 284£5,895.84
9/5/2016Connole,MichaelInsiderBuy5,383GBX 280£15,072.40
8/18/2016Leaver,MarcusInsiderBuy5,494GBX 275£15,108.50
8/12/2016Leaver,MarcusInsiderSell313,333GBX 250£783,332.50
6/6/2016Read,PeterInsiderBuy10,000GBX 238£23,800
4/1/2016Leaver,MarcusInsiderBuy5,994GBX 252£15,104.88
3/24/2016Morley,R JInsiderSell1,022,228GBX 246£2,514,680.88
3/17/2016Leaver,MarcusInsiderBuy4,562GBX 272£12,408.64
9/22/2015Connole,MichaelInsiderBuy10,000GBX 210£21,000
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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This page was last updated on 9/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff