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Card Factory

Current Price 190.81p Bid 190.80p Ask 191.20p Change 0.74%
Last Updated: 21/05/2019 16:24. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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Company Overview

Card Factory plc is the UK's leading specialist retailer of greeting cards, dressings and gifts. It focuses on the value and mid-market segments of the UK's large and resilient greeting cards market, and also offers a wide range of complementary products associated with card giving occasions. Card Factory principally operates through its nationwide chain of over 950 Card Factory stores, as well as through its online offerings: www.cardfactory.co.uk and www.gettingpersonal.co.uk.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/01/2019

Turnover
£436.00m
Operating Profit
£70.80m
Dividend Yield
0.00
Dividend Per Share
9.30
Dividend Cover
1.61
P/E Ratio
12.64

Key Personnel

Karen Rachael Hubbard
Chief Executive Officer
Kristian Brian Lee
Chief Financial Officer
Paul Stephen Moody
Non-Executive Chairman
Roger Mark Whiteside
Non-Executive Director
David Anthony Stead
Non-Executive Director
Paul McCrudden
Non-Executive Director
Octavia Kate Morley
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
CARD
ISIN
GB00BLY2F708
Shares in Issue
341,549,306
Market cap
£647.58m

Analyst Views (3)

Strong Buy
 
0.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
33.33%
Sell
 
33.33%
Strong Sell
 
33.33%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
191.00p
Bid Price
190.80p
Ask Price
191.20p
Volume
158579
Change Today
1.40p
% Change Today
0.74%
Open
192.00p
Previous Close
189.60p
Intraday High
192.00p
Intraday Low
185.90p
52 Week High
235.40p
52 Week Low
159.40p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Card Factory Intra-day Chart

Card Factory News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

Director Deals - Card Factory Plc (CARD) 16 May 2019 | 14:40 UK stocks open 0.5% higher on China optimism 16 Apr 2019 | 09:02 Card Factory 'satisfied' with start to new financial year 16 Apr 2019 | 07:17 Director Deals - Card Factory Plc (CARD) 16 Jan 2019 | 14:10 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Card Factory Plc 14 Jan 2019 | 14:50 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Card Factory Plc 11 Jan 2019 | 09:50 UK stocks close higher to extend 2019 gains 10 Jan 2019 | 16:39 FTSE recovers ground to trade only modestly lower 10 Jan 2019 | 12:02 Card Factory set for another rocky year after 'challenging' Christmas trading 10 Jan 2019 | 07:21 FTSE 100 rises as sterling dives on Brexit panic 15 Nov 2018 | 11:32 Card Factory reiterates earnings outlook as despite flat like-for-like growth 15 Nov 2018 | 08:30 FTSE rises on higher oil prices amid supply concerns 25 Sep 2018 | 16:59 Rising oil prices boost FTSE 25 Sep 2018 | 11:46 UK stocks meander as trade, Brexit uncertainty weigh 25 Sep 2018 | 09:06 Card Factory declares special dividend despite ongoing high-street gloom 25 Sep 2018 | 07:54 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Card Factory Plc 14 Aug 2018 | 10:00 Weaker oil majors hold FTSE back 09 Aug 2018 | 16:59 FTSE falls amid declining oil majors 09 Aug 2018 | 11:48 Card Factory trims earnings outlook as high street gloom continues 09 Aug 2018 | 09:18 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Card Factory Plc 09 Aug 2018 | 08:40 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Card Factory Plc 15 Jun 2018 | 08:30 US tariff turnaround subdues FTSE 31 May 2018 | 16:40 Miners boost FTSE as risk appetite returns 31 May 2018 | 11:48 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Card Factory Plc 31 May 2018 | 08:50 FTSE edges up after euro rally 31 May 2018 | 08:37 Card Factory like-for-like sales slip amid 'tough' retail environment 31 May 2018 | 08:15

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2018
Tangible Assets
40.4
40.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
320.2
331.6
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
1.6
2.9
Total Non-Current Assets
362.2
374.5
Inventory
68.6
51.5
Trade & Receivables
17.8
16.6
Cash & Receivables
3.8
3.6
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
2.3
0.3
Total Assets
454.7
446.5

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2018
Short Term Liabilities
72.3
65.1
Long Term Liabilities
154.6
163.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
226.9
228.1

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2018
Net Assets
227.8
218.4

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2018
Share Capital
3.4
3.4
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
18.7
15.6
Share Premium Account
202.2
202.2
Other Equity
3.5
-2.8
Total Equity
227.8
218.4

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2018
Cashflow from Operating Activities
85.7
72.7
Cashflow Before Financing
73.8
59.7
Increase / Decrease in Cash
15.1
-5.6

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2018
Turnover
436.0
422.1
Cost of Sales
308.3
304.6
Gross Profit
127.7
117.5
Operating Profit
70.8
75.5
Pre-Tax Profit
66.6
72.6
Profit / Loss for the Year
51.4
58.3

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H2 Dividend
09 May 2019
18 Jun 2019
Special Dividend
08 Nov 2018
14 Dec 2018
H1 Dividend
08 Nov 2018
14 Dec 2018
H2 Dividend
03 May 2018
08 Jun 2018
Special Dividend
09 Nov 2017
15 Dec 2017
H1 Dividend
09 Nov 2017
15 Dec 2017
H2 Dividend
04 May 2017
09 Jun 2017
Special Dividend
20 Oct 2016
25 Nov 2016
H1 Dividend
20 Oct 2016
25 Nov 2016
H2 Dividend
05 May 2016
10 Jun 2016
Special Dividend
15 Oct 2015
27 Nov 2015
H1 Dividend
15 Oct 2015
27 Nov 2015
H2 Dividend
30 Apr 2015
05 Jun 2015
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