Marks & Spencer Group Share Price (MKS) - Buy MKS Shares

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Current Price:  
386.30p
on 26-05-2017 at 17:14:59
Change:   3.00p fall 0.77 %
Buy:   386.40p
Sell:   386.20p
   

Marks and Spencer has long been a British institution. Since its creation in 1894, Marks and Spencer has been a high street staple with almost 600 shops in the UK and 240 in more than 30 countries around the world. Marks and Spencer is also the largest clothing retailer in Britain and many of its domestic stores also have a food range made famous by a nationwide TV advert campaign. More recently though, Marks and Spencer has branched out into homewares, furniture and technology.

Some of Marks and Spencers' peak years were in the mid-nineties as its profits soared and it became the first shop to reach a pre-tax profit of over 1 billion pounds. However, in hindsight its then owner may have been pushing too hard for profit margins and in the early 2000s, the company took a nosedive with a 2.8m net profit in March 2001. In March 2008, the net profit had increased to 821m. This massive growth is in part due to the recruitment of younger designers to make the shop more appealing to a younger market. Also, the food side was expanded and has gained a reputation as producing high-quality food. On February 28 2008 the Company acquired 50% of the Marks and Spencer Marinopoulos B.V. On March 20 2008 the Company acquired 51% of the COMS a.s.

Despite a new found popularity, share prices have taken a plunge during mid 2008 due to conservative shopping during the credit crunch. Current revenue stands at 9.06 billion pounds and net income stands at 651.70 million.

Marks & Spencer Group (MKS, MKS.L, LON:MKS) Price Details (LSE MAIN Listed Equity)
Last Trade: Buy 96 at 387.83p Days Range: 384.70 - 389.10p
Day's Volume: 6,526,975 52wk Range: 285.20 - 395.50p
Last Close: 386.30p Market Capitalisation:* £ 6.28 bn
Open: 389.10p VWAP: 386.73p
ISIN: GB0031274896 Shares in Issue: 1.63 bn
Sector:  General Retailers    Listed in:  UK All SharesEuropean first 300UK 100UK 350

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Buy/SellVolumePriceTrade CodeTrade TypeTrade Time
Buy96387.83p1670534593010418Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication17:02:44 - 26/05
Buy19247387.70p1670534593010415Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication17:02:43 - 26/05
Buy513537387.05p1670534593010407Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication17:02:41 - 26/05
Buy31784387.67p1670534593010310Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication17:02:22 - 26/05
Sell680386.24p1670534593010189Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication17:00:11 - 26/05
Sell2347386.18p1670534593010182Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication16:59:21 - 26/05
Time period :  to     Frequency :    
Date Open High Low Close Volume
29 May 2017 (Mon) 389.10 389.10 384.70 386.30 6,526,975
26 May 2017 (Fri) 389.10 389.10 384.70 386.30 6,526,975
25 May 2017 (Thu) 394.30 396.00 387.40 389.30 6,404,849
24 May 2017 (Wed) 380.00 397.80 380.00 393.40 18,151,505
23 May 2017 (Tue) 397.00 397.00 386.80 387.70 14,259,609
22 May 2017 (Mon) 386.20 397.20 385.15 395.50 10,924,388
18 May 2017 (Thu) 376.10 383.60 373.60 375.50 5,679,237
17 May 2017 (Wed) 375.70 376.67 373.90 376.80 3,183,430
16 May 2017 (Tue) 374.10 377.00 373.47 374.90 3,343,710
15 May 2017 (Mon) 378.30 378.30 371.40 374.90 9,198,466
12 May 2017 (Fri) 376.70 379.90 374.70 377.00 4,330,322
11 May 2017 (Thu) 383.40 384.70 374.90 383.10 3,797,563
10 May 2017 (Wed) 379.60 386.70 377.00 380.00 3,922,981
9 May 2017 (Tue) 384.60 384.70 376.90 380.00 7,995,237
8 May 2017 (Mon) 375.80 381.00 374.80 380.60 8,761,024
5 May 2017 (Fri) 359.60 378.70 357.46 375.20 17,879,108
4 May 2017 (Thu) 365.90 366.12 354.30 357.50 10,361,335
3 May 2017 (Wed) 369.10 369.85 365.20 366.50 6,006,281
1 May 2017 (Mon) 367.20 369.20 364.70 366.60 8,791,048

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