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MARS - Marston's Share Price

47.1p 4.3  10.1%

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Consumer Cyclicals
Small Cap
Market Cap £271.3m
Enterprise Value £1.97bn
Revenue £1.13bn
Position in Universe 673rd / 1816
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1m -17.3%
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52w High -68.0%
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Year End 28th Sep 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
787.6 845.5 905.8 992.2 1,140 1,174 780.3 807.9 +8.3%
-13.4 +255 -64.1 +27.7 -8.4 -54.3
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the 26 weeks ended 28 March 2020, Marston's PLC revenues decreased 8% to £510.5M. Net loss totaled £28M vs. income of £16.5M. Revenues reflect Pubs and bars segment decrease of 7% to £343.3M, Brewing segment decrease of 9% to £167.2M. Net loss reflects Non-underlying items segment loss increase from £10.1M to £38.1M, Pubs and bars segment income decrease of 13% to £62.7M, Brewing segment income decrease of 26% to £10.7M.
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Profile Summary

Marston's PLC is engaged in running pubs and beer brewing. The Company owns a range of assets from pubs to brands. The Company's segments include Destination and Premium, which consists of food and drink sales, accommodation and gaming machine income; Taverns, which includes Food and drink sales, rent from licensed properties, accommodation and gaming machine income; Leased, which includes drink sales, rent from licensed properties and gaming machine income; Brewing, which comprises drink sales and third-party brewing, packaging and distribution, and Group Services. Its portfolio includes 1,537 pubs and beer brands. Its breweries supply and distribute beers to its estate, supermarkets and other pub businesses across the nation. Its brands include Hobgoblin, Young’s, Bombardier, Lancaster Bomber, Wychwood, Ringwood, Brakspear and Courage.

Last Annual September 28th, 2019
Last Interim March 28th, 2020
Incorporated May 14, 1890
Public Since January 3, 1986
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 14,053
Sector Consumer Cyclicals
Industry Hotels & Entertainment Services
Index FTSE All Share , FTSE All Share Consumer Services , FTSE All Share Travel & Leisure , FTSE 350 Higher Yield , FTSE Smallcap , FTSE Smallcap Ex Its , ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Shares in Issue 634,100,000
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Full Year 2020 Marston's PLC Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Marston's
What is the Marston's share price?

As of 12:05pm, shares in Marston's are trading at 47.1p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £271.3m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Marston's share price performed this year?

Shares in Marston's are currently trading at 47.1p and the price has moved by -59.98% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Marston's price has moved by -52.19% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Marston's?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Marston's, there are there are currently 3 "buy" , 6 "hold" and 1 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Marston's is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Marston's next release its financial results?

Marston's is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-03-28
What is the Marston's dividend yield?

The Marston's dividend yield is 11.22% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Marston's pay a dividend?

Last year, Marston's paid a total dividend of 0.05, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 11.22%. Looking ahead, Marston's has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Marston's next pay dividends?

Marston's has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Marston's shares is currently 11.22%.

How do I buy Marston's shares?

To buy shares in Marston's you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of Marston's?

Shares in Marston's are currently trading at 47.1p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £271.3m.

Where are Marston's shares listed? Where are Marston's shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Marston's:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: MARS
What kind of share is Marston's?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Marston's is currently classified as a Value Trap. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Marston's share price forecast 2020?

Shares in Marston's are currently priced at 47.1p. At that level they are trading at 80.58% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 242.53.

Analysts covering Marston's currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of -0.03962 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Marston's share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Marston's. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -48.17%. At the current price of 47.1p, shares in Marston's are trading at -47.29% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Marston's PE Ratio?

The Marston's PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 4.6. The shares are currently trading at 47.1p.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Marston's?

Marston's's management team is headed by:

Ralph Findlay - CEO
Anne-Marie Brennan - SEC
Andrew Andrea - CFO
Robin Rowland - NID
Carolyn Bradley - NID
Catherine Glickman - NID
Matthew Roberts - NID
William Rucker - CHM
Bridget Lea - NID
Octavia Morley - NID
Who are the major shareholders of Marston's?

Here are the top five shareholders of Marston's based on the size of their shareholding:

Dimensional Fund Advisors, L.P. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 5.01% (31.8m shares)
Capital Research Global Investors Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.97% (31.5m shares)
Brewin Dolphin Limited Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.94% (31.3m shares)
Aberdeen Standard Investments (Edinburgh) Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 4.93% (31.3m shares)
Royal London Asset Management Ltd. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 3.99% (25.3m shares)
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