Marks and Spencer Group (MAKSY) – Research Analysts’ Recent Ratings Updates

Marks and Spencer Group (OTCMKTS: MAKSY) recently received a number of ratings updates from brokerages and research firms:

  • 9/23/2021 – Marks and Spencer Group was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, “MARKS & SPENCER is one of the UK’s leading retailers, offering high quality, great value clothing, as well as home products and outstanding quality food. M&S employs over 75,000 people and has over 600 stores in the UK and over 275 stores in 39 territories around the world. “
  • 9/22/2021 – Marks and Spencer Group was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $5.50 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “MARKS & SPENCER is one of the UK’s leading retailers, offering high quality, great value clothing, as well as home products and outstanding quality food. M&S employs over 75,000 people and has over 600 stores in the UK and over 275 stores in 39 territories around the world. “
  • 9/14/2021 – Marks and Spencer Group was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, “MARKS & SPENCER is one of the UK’s leading retailers, offering high quality, great value clothing, as well as home products and outstanding quality food. M&S employs over 75,000 people and has over 600 stores in the UK and over 275 stores in 39 territories around the world. “
  • 9/8/2021 – Marks and Spencer Group had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays PLC.
  • 9/7/2021 – Marks and Spencer Group was upgraded by analysts at UBS Group AG from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating.
  • 8/25/2021 – Marks and Spencer Group is now covered by analysts at Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft. They set a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 8/24/2021 – Marks and Spencer Group had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Credit Suisse Group AG.
  • 8/24/2021 – Marks and Spencer Group had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Berenberg Bank.
  • 8/18/2021 – Marks and Spencer Group was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating. According to Zacks, “MARKS & SPENCER is one of the UK’s leading retailers, offering high quality, great value clothing, as well as home products and outstanding quality food. M&S employs over 75,000 people and has over 600 stores in the UK and over 275 stores in 39 territories around the world. “

Shares of MAKSY traded down $0.03 during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $5.07. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 38,700 shares, compared to its average volume of 37,419. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.60, a current ratio of 0.69 and a quick ratio of 0.42. Marks and Spencer Group plc has a 12-month low of $2.24 and a 12-month high of $5.25. The company’s 50 day moving average is $4.44 and its 200 day moving average is $4.36. The stock has a market cap of $4.96 billion, a PE ratio of 126.63, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.22 and a beta of 1.84.

Marks & Spencer Group Plc engages in the retail of clothes, food, and home products. It operates through the United Kingdom (UK) and International geographical segment. The UK segment consists of the UK retail business and franchise operations. The International segment includes Marks & Spencer owned businesses in Europe and Asia, and the international franchise operations.

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