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

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Current Price:  
326.80p
on 22-02-2017 at 17:06:26
Change:   3.00p rise 0.93 %
Buy:   326.90p
Sell:   326.40p
   

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 122,714 at 326.78p Days Range: 323.62 - 329.03p
Day's Volume: 7,754,804 52wk Range: 285.20 - 446.10p
Last Close: 326.80p Market Capitalisation:* £ 5.31 bn
Open: 324.00p VWAP: 326.90p
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
Buy122714326.78p1613634866276055Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication17:05:46 - 22/02
Sell2807326.23p1613634866276019Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication17:05:27 - 22/02
Sell41326.10p1613634866275736OT16:50:09 - 22/02
Buy48994327.78p1613634866275655Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication16:56:01 - 22/02
Buy1600326.99p1613634866275614Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication16:54:00 - 22/02
Buy827327.16p1613634866275332Negotiated Trade -Immediate Publication16:53:27 - 22/02
Time period :  to     Frequency :    
Date Open High Low Close Volume
21 Feb 2017 (Tue) 328.00 329.38 323.55 323.80 5,805,118
20 Feb 2017 (Mon) 327.60 329.20 323.40 327.00 4,930,448
17 Feb 2017 (Fri) 330.80 332.30 323.90 325.50 12,743,164
16 Feb 2017 (Thu) 330.60 334.30 329.70 330.00 6,628,798
15 Feb 2017 (Wed) 337.20 338.00 327.00 330.60 9,888,833
14 Feb 2017 (Tue) 335.00 339.00 334.40 336.50 5,641,133
13 Feb 2017 (Mon) 341.60 343.70 335.00 335.10 12,236,300
10 Feb 2017 (Fri) 343.80 347.80 341.40 341.80 7,228,597
9 Feb 2017 (Thu) 336.70 343.20 336.70 342.20 5,048,169
8 Feb 2017 (Wed) 336.00 340.30 335.90 337.60 6,209,070
7 Feb 2017 (Tue) 334.00 338.00 331.40 336.90 6,449,167
6 Feb 2017 (Mon) 340.00 341.90 333.96 335.10 5,768,507
3 Feb 2017 (Fri) 340.10 341.70 338.10 340.20 6,244,982
2 Feb 2017 (Thu) 338.80 340.70 336.10 338.90 7,369,111
1 Feb 2017 (Wed) 336.90 341.30 335.40 339.40 4,881,210
31 Jan 2017 (Tue) 339.30 343.90 334.99 335.50 7,947,977
30 Jan 2017 (Mon) 343.20 343.20 338.50 339.90 5,295,344
27 Jan 2017 (Fri) 343.50 348.50 342.00 344.00 8,158,563
26 Jan 2017 (Thu) 344.50 344.50 336.42 341.20 8,098,599
25 Jan 2017 (Wed) 337.10 344.90 335.80 342.40 13,324,512
24 Jan 2017 (Tue) 336.00 336.70 330.20 334.40 9,147,072
23 Jan 2017 (Mon) 336.40 337.10 331.95 334.00 7,142,583

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