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Card Factory

Current Price 180.20p Bid 180.10p Ask 180.40p Change 1.55%
Last Updated: 21/08/2018 15:11. 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 other quality products, including small gifts and gift dressings, at affordable prices. Card Factory principally operates through its nationwide chain of over 900 Card Factory stores, as well as through its online offerings.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 31/01/2018

Turnover
£422.10m
Operating Profit
£75.50m
Dividend Yield
0.00
Dividend Per Share
9.30
Dividend Cover
1.84
P/E Ratio
10.38

Key Personnel

Karen Rachael Hubbard
Chief Executive Officer
Kristian Brian Lee
Chief Financial Officer
Geoffrey Ian Cooper
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
£606.25m

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
180.25p
Bid Price
180.10p
Ask Price
180.40p
Volume
306310
Change Today
2.75p
% Change Today
1.55%
Open
179.50p
Previous Close
177.50p
Intraday High
183.80p
Intraday Low
177.70p
52 Week High
358.80p
52 Week Low
175.20p
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 MoneyAM

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 Director Deals - Card Factory Plc (CARD) 27 Apr 2018 | 17:30 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Card Factory Plc 24 Apr 2018 | 11:20 US rally helps FTSE accelerate 10 Apr 2018 | 16:40 Warm words from China soothe the markets 10 Apr 2018 | 11:54 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Card Factory Plc 10 Apr 2018 | 10:50 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Card Factory Plc 10 Apr 2018 | 09:50 Card Factory pretax profit falls despite like-for-like sales growth 10 Apr 2018 | 07:51 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Card Factory Plc 06 Apr 2018 | 08:00 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Card Factory Plc 01 Mar 2018 | 08:10 Director Deals - Card Factory Plc (CARD) 16 Jan 2018 | 15:30 FTSE subdued as retailers and housebuilders stay weak 11 Jan 2018 | 16:46 Broker Forecast - Peel Hunt issues a broker note on Card Factory Plc 11 Jan 2018 | 13:20 Director Deals - Card Factory Plc (CARD) 11 Jan 2018 | 12:20 Broker Forecast - Liberum Capital issues a broker note on Card Factory Plc 11 Jan 2018 | 12:10 FTSE flat as retailers and housebuilders come under pressure 11 Jan 2018 | 11:49 Card Factory revenues rise 15 Nov 2017 | 08:18 Director Deals - Card Factory Plc (CARD) 28 Sep 2017 | 09:00 Geopolitical concerns and strong pound stall FTSE 100 26 Sep 2017 | 16:50 North Korea and US tensions drag on FTSE 26 Sep 2017 | 11:38

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2018
31 Jan 2017
Tangible Assets
40.0
39.1
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
331.6
330.2
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
2.9
2.0
Total Non-Current Assets
374.5
371.3
Inventory
51.5
51.4
Trade & Receivables
16.6
16.6
Cash & Receivables
3.6
3.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
0.3
3.5
Total Assets
446.5
445.8

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2018
31 Jan 2017
Short Term Liabilities
65.1
55.6
Long Term Liabilities
163.0
140.7
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
228.1
196.3

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2018
31 Jan 2017
Net Assets
218.4
249.5

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2018
31 Jan 2017
Share Capital
3.4
3.4
Minority Interests
0.0
0.0
Retained Earnings
15.6
40.0
Share Premium Account
202.2
201.9
Other Equity
-2.8
4.2
Total Equity
218.4
249.5

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2018
31 Jan 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
72.7
81.8
Cashflow Before Financing
59.7
71.5
Increase / Decrease in Cash
-5.6
-17.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Reporting Date
31 Jan 2018
31 Jan 2017
Turnover
422.1
398.2
Cost of Sales
304.6
272.2
Gross Profit
117.5
126.0
Operating Profit
75.5
85.7
Pre-Tax Profit
72.6
82.8
Profit / Loss for the Year
58.3
65.7

Dividend History

Data has been provided by MoneyAM

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
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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