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Last ex-div: 21st May, paid: 23rd Jul more... Dividends
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the 26 weeks ended 30 August 2014, Home Retail Group Plc revenues increased 3% to L2.67B. Net income decreased 24% to L9.5M. Revenues reflect Argos segment increase of 3% to L1.77B, Homebase segment increase of 1% to L834.5M, Like-for-Like Sales Growth -%-Argos increase of 26% to 2.9%, Retail Sales-Agro increase of 3% to L1.77B. Net income was offset by Central Costs segment loss increase of 12% to L13M. more »

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Broker Forecasts
01st Mar 2015
01st Mar 2016

Price Target: 199 (+0.21% above Price) Net Profit EPS DPS Net Profit EPS DPS
Est. Long Term Growth Rate: +12.1% (£) (p) (p) (£) (p) (p)
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Broker Recommendations for Home Retail
Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 0 4 8 2 4

Named Brokers and Analysts
Credit Suisse , Sanford Bernstein Jamie Merriman , Investec Bank (UK) Plc Alistair Davies , Canaccord Genuity David Jeary , ING FM , Nomura Securities Sunita Entwisle , Arden Partners , Panmure Gordon Philip Dorgan , Numis Securities Matthew Taylor , Macquarie Research , Societe Generale Anne Critchlow , N+1 Singer , Charles Stanley Sam Hart , Shore Capital Stockbrokers , Espirito Santo Investment Bank Tony Shiret , Liberum , Cantor Fitzgerald Europe Freddie George ,

Profile Summary

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 digital retailer, which sells products through its 734 stores, Website and mobile apps. 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 retail sales. It has approximately 80,000 products across home and general merchandise. The Company’s portfolio of own brands include Habitat, Bush, Alba, Chad Valley and Odina. 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 Walden (CEO) 53, Richard Ashton (FID) 46, Greg Ball (MDR) , Paul Loft (MDR) , Julie Elder (DHR) , Peter Connor (OTH) , Maria Thompson (OTH) , Gordon Bentley (SEC) , John Coombe (NEC) 69, Mike Darcey (NID) 48, Jacqueline de Rojas (NID) 50, Ian Durant (NID) 55, Catherine Keers (NID) 49,

No. of Employees: 47,451 No. of Shareholders: 26,928


Last Annual March 1st, 2014
Last Interim August 30th, 2014
Shares in Issue 813,445,001
Free Float 765.5m (94.1%)

HOME Share Price Performance HOME Quote
197.7p
-1.0  -0.5%
Traded 4:35pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 10.00k

Latest HOME News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming HOME Events
Thursday 12th March, 2015
Full Year 2014/2015 Home Retail Group PLC Trading Statement Release
Wednesday 29th April, 2015
Full Year2014/2015 Home Retail Group PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 11th June, 2015
Q1 2015/2016 Home Retail Group PLC Trading Statement Release
Wednesday 1st July, 2015
Home Retail Group PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Thursday 10th September, 2015
Q2 2015/2016 Home Retail Group PLC Trading Statement Release
Wednesday 21st October, 2015
Half Year 2015/2016 Home Retail Group PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 30th June, 2016 (estimate)
Home Retail Group PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting

Recent ↓
Thursday 15th January, 2015
Q3 2014/2015 Home Retail Group PLC Trading Statement Call
Thursday 15th January, 2015
Q3 2014/2015 Home Retail Group PLC Trading Statement Release
Thursday 13th November, 2014
Dividend For HOME.L
Wednesday 12th November, 2014
Dividend For HMRTY
Wednesday 22nd October, 2014
Half Year 2014/2015 Home Retail Group PLC Earnings Call
Wednesday 22nd October, 2014
Half Year 2014/2015 Home Retail Group PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 11th September, 2014
Q2 2014/2015 Home Retail Group PLC Trading Statement
Thursday 11th September, 2014
Q2 2014/2015 Home Retail Group PLC Trading Statement Call
Wednesday 2nd July, 2014
Home Retail Group PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Thursday 12th June, 2014
Q1 2014/2015 Home Retail Group PLC Interim Management Statement Call


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