Marks and Spencer Group PLCMKS:LSE

434.50
6.80 / 1.59%
6.21m
10.00%
0.9219
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As of Apr 17 2014 16:35 BST.Data delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Consensus recommendation

As of Apr 18, 2014, the consensus forecast amongst 39 polled investment analysts covering Marks and Spencer Group Plc advises investors to hold their position in the company. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts deteriorated on Dec 01, 2011. The previous consensus forecast advised that Marks and Spencer Group Plc would outperform the market.

Previous recommendations
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Buy8
Outperform7
Hold14
Underperform7
Sell2
No opinion0

Research Reports

Share price forecast

The 24 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Marks and Spencer Group Plc have a median target of 495.00, with a high estimate of 609.00 and a low estimate of 340.00. The median estimate represents a 13.92% increase from the last price of 434.50. View Full Financials

High+40.2 %609.00
Med+13.9 %495.00
Low-21.7 %340.00

Dividends

In 2013, Marks and Spencer Group PLC reported a dividend of 0.17 GBP, equaling last years dividend. The 26 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 0.17 GBP for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 0.59%. View Full Financials

Div growth (TTM)0.00%
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Earnings history & estimates

On Nov 05, 2013, Marks and Spencer Group Plc reported semi annual 2014 earnings of 0.133 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 2 analysts following the company and under-performed last year's results for the same period by 8.28%. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate-2.06%

Marks and Spencer Group Plc reported annual 2013 earnings of 0.325 per share on May 21, 2013. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+4.12%
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Revenue

Marks & Spencer Group plc reported semi annual 2014 revenues of 4.88bn. This bettered the 4.85bn consensus of the 3 analysts covering the company. This was 3.91% above the prior year's period results. View Full Interim Financials

Average growth rate+1.70%

Marks & Spencer Group plc had revenues for the full year 2013 of 10.03bn. This was 0.93% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials

Average growth rate+2.57%
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