Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) insider Mark Newton-Jones purchased 173,183 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, October 7th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 115 ($1.50) per share, with a total value of £199,160.45 ($259,966.65).
Shares of Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) opened at 113.00 on Monday. The firm’s market cap is GBX 193.01 million. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 124.32 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 135.82. Mothercare plc has a 1-year low of GBX 101.25 and a 1-year high of GBX 254.36.
A number of analysts recently weighed in on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 165 ($2.15) price target on shares of Mothercare plc in a research note on Thursday, July 14th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. decreased their price target on shares of Mothercare plc from GBX 201 ($2.62) to GBX 180 ($2.35) and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, July 1st. Finally, Berenberg Bank decreased their price target on shares of Mothercare plc from GBX 130 ($1.70) to GBX 100 ($1.31) and set a “sell” rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, August 9th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and four have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Mothercare plc presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 204.80 ($2.67).
Mothercare plc Company Profile
Mothercare plc is a United Kingdom-based retailer for parents and young children. The principal activity of the Company is to operate as a specialist multi-channel retailer, franchisor and wholesaler of products for mothers-to-be, babies and children under the Mothercare and Early Learning Centre (ELC) brands.
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