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Card Factory (CARD)
Share Price: 172.30p Change Today: -2.60p  Market Cap: 588.49m

Card Factory Overview

Card Factory is a retailer of greetings cards and associated gift and party products. The company, which was founded by a Yorkshire entrepreneur as a back-of-the-van stall, was floated in London by private equity group Charterhouse with a valuation of 700m in May 2014. No-frills Card Factory had a total store estate of 865 at its January 2017 year end. It has an online presence offering personalised cards and gifts at

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Card Factory Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Jan-15 353.30 42.70 16.30p 16.9 n/a n/a 6.80p 2.5%
31-Jan-16 381.60 83.70 19.10p 18.3 1.1 +17% 8.50p 2.4%
31-Jan-17 398.20 82.80 19.80p 12.6 3.2 +4% 9.10p 3.6%
31-Jan-18 422.10 72.60 18.90p 10.2 n/a -4% 9.30p 4.8%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

Card Factory Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Jan-19 435.79 74.48 17.42p 9.9 n/a -8% 14.77p 8.2%
31-Jan-20 456.10 77.00 18.04p 9.6 2.7 +4% 16.52p 9.1%

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Card Factory Company Announcements

Trading Statement 15-Nov-2018 07:00 RNS
Directorate Change 15-Oct-2018 10:00 RNS
Holding(s) in Company 26-Sep-2018 16:25 RNS

Latest Card Factory Director Deals

No deals were found in the last 28 days.

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Note 2: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 3: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 4: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 5: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.


Price Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 172.30p
Change Today -2.60p
% Change -1.49 %
Volume 321,673
14-Dec-18 Close 172.30p
Shares Issued 341.55m
Market Cap 588.49m
Year End 31-Jan-18

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 2
Buy 0
Neutral 2
Sell 1
Strong Sell 1
Total 6
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Card Factory Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Special Interim
Ex-Div 08-Nov-18 08-Nov-18
Paid 14-Dec-18 14-Dec-18
Amount 5.00p 2.90p

Trades for 14-Dec-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 5,700 @ 171.91p
16:35 5,700 @ 171.91p
16:35 5,700 @ 170.61p
16:35 5,700 @ 170.61p
16:35 82,597 @ 172.30p

Card Factory Key Personnel

CEO Karen Hubbard
CFO Kristian Lee
Chair Paul Moody