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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the 26 weeks ended 31 August 2013, Home Retail Group Plc revenues increased 3% to L2.6B. Net income decreased 62% to L12.5M. Revenues reflect Homebase segment increase of 4% to L822.3M, Argos segment increase of 2% to L1.72B. Dividend per share remained flat at L0.01. Basic Earnings per Share excluding Extraordinary Items decreased from L0.04 to L0.02. more »

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02nd Mar 2014
02nd Mar 2015

Price Target: 205.6 (-1.81% below Price) Net Profit EPS DPS Net Profit EPS DPS
Est. Long Term Growth Rate: +19.6% (£) (p) (p) (£) (p) (p)
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 0 5 7 1 4

Named Brokers and Analysts
Credit Suisse , Sanford Bernstein Jamie Merriman , Investec Bank (UK) Plc Bethany Hocking, CFA , ING FM , Nomura Securities Sunita Entwisle , Arden Partners , Seymour Pierce , Panmure Gordon Philip Dorgan , Altium Securities (Hist). , Numis Securities Matthew Taylor , Macquarie Research , Societe Generale Anne Critchlow , N+1 Singer Matthew McEachran Mark Photiades , Charles Stanley Sam Hart , MF Global (Historical) , Shore Capital Stockbrokers , Espirito Santo Investment Bank Tony Shiret , Liberum , Alphavalue Virginie Blin , Cantor Fitzgerald Europe Freddie George ,

Home Retail Group plc is a United kingdom-based home and general merchandise retailer. The Company is organized into three business segments: Argos, Homebase and Financial Services together with Central Activities. Argos is a general merchandise retailer. Homebase is a home enhancement retailer and offers a range of home improvement products in a differentiated store environment. Its Financial Services business works in conjunction with Argos and Homebase to provide its customers with the credit offers to drive product sales. It has approximately 67,000 products available across Argos and Homebase. The Company’s subsidiaries include Home Retail Group (UK) Limited, Argos Limited, Argos Distributors (Ireland) Limited, Homebase Limited and Homebase House and Garden Centre Limited.

Directors: John Coombe (Chmn.) 68, John Walden (CEO) 53, Richard Ashton (Fin. Dir.) 46, Greg Ball (Mgng.Dir.) , Paul Loft (Mgng.Dir.) , Terry Duddy (Exec. Dir.) 57, Julie Elder (Dir.-HR) , Peter Connor (Other) , Maria Thompson (Other) , Gordon Bentley (Secy.) ,

No. of Employees: 48,433 No. of Shareholders: 28,138


Last Annual March 2nd, 2013
Last Interim August 31st, 2013
Shares in Issue 813,445,001
Free Float 771.0m (94.8%)
ISIN GB00B19NKB76
Sector Consumer Cyclicals
Industry Specialty Retailers
Index FTSE 350 Act , FTSE Lower Yield , FTSE 250 Mid , FT350 Generl Ret ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Eligible for an ISA? a SIPP?

HOME Share Price Performance HOME Quote
209.2p
-0.1  -0.0%
Traded 5:14pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 10.00k

Latest HOME News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming HOME Events
Wednesday 30th April, 2014
Full Year 2013/14 Home Retail Group PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 12th June, 2014
Q1 2014/2015 Home Retail Group PLC Interim Management Statement
Wednesday 2nd July, 2014
Home Retail Group PLC Annual Shareholder Meeting
Thursday 11th September, 2014
Q2 2014/2015 Home Retail Group PLC Trading Statement
Wednesday 22nd October, 2014
H1 2014/2015 Home Retail Group PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 15th January, 2015
Q3 2014/2015 Home Retail Group PLC Interim Management Statement
Monday 27th April, 2015 (estimate)
Full Year 2014/2015 Home Retail Group Earnings Release

Recent ↓
Thursday 13th March, 2014
Home Retail Group End of Year Trading Statement
Thursday 13th March, 2014
Home Retail Group End of Year Trading Statement Conference Call
Thursday 16th January, 2014
Home Retail Group PLC Interim Management Statement Presentation
Thursday 16th January, 2014
Home Retail Group PLC Interim Management Statement
Wednesday 13th November, 2013
Dividend For HMRTY
Wednesday 23rd October, 2013
Q2 2013/14 Home Retail Group Earnings Release
Wednesday 23rd October, 2013
Q2 2013/14 Home Retail Group Earnings Conference Call
Friday 13th September, 2013
Home Retail Group at Citi European Retail Investor Day
Thursday 12th September, 2013
Home Retail Group Second Quarter Trading Statement
Thursday 12th September, 2013
Home Retail Group Second Quarter Trading Statement Conference Call


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