Card Factory

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£523.06 m
52 weeks high
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Retail & consumer

ASOS and Amazon would be hardest hit if government brings in online sales tax, claims UBS

Pressure is growing on the government to level the playing field and cut levies for bricks-and-mortar retailers while hiking taxes for the online bunch ...

5 days, 20 hours ago
Retail & consumer

Card Factory sales growth eases as gifts business struggles

The retailer will again pay a special dividend later this year after debt came in line with forecasts at £170mln. ...

1 week, 1 day ago
Retail & consumer

Card Factory celebrates positive start to year but caution remains

The FTSE 250-listed retailer reported total growth of 6.4% in the three months to 30 April, with like-for-like sales up 2.3% compared to the 3% and flat LFL sales seen last year...

on 6/6/19
Retail & consumer

Card Factory delivers lower earnings in full year but forecasts special dividend at interims

The FTSE 250-greeting card retailer reported underlying earnings (EBITDA) of £89.4mln, down 4.9% on the prior year but just within the expected range of £89mln-£91mln...

on 16/4/19
Retail & consumer

Card Factory slides as it reports flat YTD sales and predicts “another difficult year” for 2020

In an update for the 11 months to 31 December, the FTSE 250 gift and card retailer reported that LFL sales had shrunk 0.1% while revenue growth had slowed to 3.4% from 5.9%...

on 10/1/19
Retail & consumer

Card Factory slides as first half profits shrink in latest episode of high street woes

The FTSE 250-gift and card retailer reported that underlying pre-tax profits had fallen 13.9% to £22.7mln over the period despite revenues rising 3.2% to £185.3mln...

on 25/9/18
Retail & consumer

Card Factory hit by weather and wary consumers

Liberum reduced its price target to 195p from 210p after the cards and gifts retailer lowered its profits expectations ...

on 9/8/18
Retail & consumer

Profit warnings from retailers double in first half to reach seven-year high, EY reveals

Debenhams, Carpetright, Card Factory and Moss Bros were among the retailers to issue profit warnings this year ...

on 23/7/18
Retail & consumer

UBS posts an upgrade for Card Factory as it turns positive on growth prospects

In a note to clients, analysts expected external cost pressures to ease along with a stabilisation in cash flow, which would help lead to growth in outer years...

on 13/4/18
Retail & consumer

Card Factory's price target cut by Liberum

No one is mistaking Card Factory for a growth stock but with little or no prospect of earnings growth this year Liberum has cut its price target for the greetings card seller...

on 11/4/18
Retail & consumer

Card Factory to keep the special divis coming

After January's downbeat trading update, the cards and gifts retailer settled some nerves with earnings in line with reduced expectations and the promise of another special dividend - albeit not of the scale of last year's special...

on 10/4/18
Retail & consumer

Card Factory tumbles as margin pressures put the squeeze on profits

Even unimaginative shoppers seem to have rumbled the ludicrously high mark-up on greetings cards...

on 11/1/18
Retail & consumer

Card Factory sales growth accelerates but exchange rates and wages hit margins

Card Factory warned that its margins will be hit by foreign exchange headwinds and higher minimum wages...

on 15/11/17
Retail & consumer

Card Factory keeps schtum on like-for-like sales

Sales growth was boosted by the group's relentless shop opening programme but online sales were flat...

on 15/11/16
Retail & consumer

Card Factory issues special dividend with Christmas in sight

The group upped its interim dividend 12% to 2.8p per share, with a special dividend of 15p per share....

on 27/9/16
Retail & consumer

AO World boosts revenue but slips into red

White goods retailer boosts revenue by a quarter but falls into the red...

on 8/6/16
Retail & consumer

Card Factory bemoans reduced high street footfall for softer growth

The greeting cards specialist blames reduced footfall and weaker consumer confidence for its slowed growth at the start of the year...

on 24/5/16
Retail & consumer

Card Factory posts sales gain as new shops pay off

Higher sales, new shops and online expansion boost retailer...

on 11/8/15
Retail & consumer

Card Factory bosses to sell 7.4mln shares

Just over a year after the company floated, senior figures at Card Factory are reducing their holdings in the company...

on 19/6/15