Can analysts adopt a bullish outlook for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)?

July 17, 2017 - By Ellis Scott

 Can analysts adopt a bullish outlook for Mothercare plc (LON:MTC)?

Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) Ratings Coverage

Among 8 analysts covering Mothercare PLC (LON:MTC), 5 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. Mothercare PLC had 64 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with “Buy” on Friday, January 13. The stock of Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) earned “Add” rating by Numis Securities on Thursday, October 15. The company was maintained on Friday, July 15 by JP Morgan. On Thursday, November 24 the stock rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with “Buy”. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained the shares of MTC in report on Thursday, November 19 with “Sell” rating. The rating was maintained by Numis Securities on Wednesday, November 30 with “Buy”. The stock of Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) has “Sell” rating given on Monday, November 23 by Cantor Fitzgerald. JP Morgan maintained the shares of MTC in report on Friday, May 20 with “Overweight” rating. The stock of Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, April 6 by Numis Securities. The rating was maintained by Numis Securities with “Buy” on Wednesday, December 2. Below is a list of Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) latest ratings and price target changes.

08/06/2017 Broker: Berenberg Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 100.00 New Target: GBX 130.00 Upgrade
18/05/2017 Broker: Numis Securities Rating: Buy New Target: GBX 150.00 Maintain
19/05/2017 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 149.00 New Target: GBX 140.00 Maintain
18/05/2017 Broker: Canaccord Genuity Rating: Sell New Target: GBX 106.00 Maintain
07/04/2017 Broker: Canaccord Genuity Rating: Sell Old Target: GBX 81.00 New Target: GBX 106.00 Reiteration
07/04/2017 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 149.00 New Target: GBX 149.00 Maintain
06/04/2017 Broker: Numis Securities Rating: Buy New Target: GBX 150.00 Maintain
01/03/2017 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 160.00 New Target: GBX 149.00 Reiteration
09/02/2017 Broker: Berenberg Rating: Sell Old Target: GBX 100.00 New Target: GBX 100.00 Maintain

The stock increased 1.42% or GBX 1.5 on July 17, reaching GBX 107.5. About 37,748 shares traded. Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) has 0.00% since July 17, 2016 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Mothercare plc is a retailer for parents and young children. The company has market cap of 183.68 million GBP. The principal activity of the Company is to operate as a specialist omni-channel retailer, franchisor and wholesaler of products for mothers-to-be, babies and children under the Mothercare and Early Learning Centre brands. It has a 23.79 P/E ratio. The Company’s operating divisions include the UK business and the International business.

More notable recent Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) news were published by: Fool.Co.Uk which released: “Should You Sell Mothercare plc And Poundland Group PLC & Buy Halfords Group …” on April 14, 2016, also Fool.Co.Uk with their article: “Why this month’s flops dropped: Mothercare plc (-38%), Premier Foods plc (-32 …” published on May 15, 2016, Fool.Co.Uk published: “Will recovery plays Mothercare plc and HSS Hire Group plc come good in 2017?” on November 24, 2016. More interesting news about Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) were released by: Fool.Co.Uk and their article: “Why Mothercare plc Has Plummeted This Morning” published on October 10, 2014 as well as Marketwatch.com‘s news article titled: “106.00” with publication date: April 01, 2010.

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