Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by equities research analysts at Investec in a report released on Friday. They presently have a GBX 395 ($4.94) price objective on the stock. Investec’s price target points to a potential upside of 54.36% from the company’s previous close.

A number of other equities analysts also recently commented on the company. Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 500 ($6.25) target price on shares of Card Factory PLC in a research note on Thursday, August 11th. Liberum Capital restated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 310 ($3.87) target price on shares of Card Factory PLC in a research note on Tuesday, September 27th.

Card Factory PLC (LON:CARD) opened at 254.50 on Friday. The company has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 277.44 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 314.73. Card Factory PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 245.90 and a 1-year high of GBX 388.70. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 867.45 million.

The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 25th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 20th will be given a dividend of GBX 17.80 ($0.22) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 20th. This is an increase from Card Factory PLC’s previous dividend of $6.00. This represents a dividend yield of 5.73%.

In other Card Factory PLC news, insider Karen Hubbard acquired 7,207 shares of Card Factory PLC stock in a transaction dated Thursday, October 20th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 271 ($3.39) per share, for a total transaction of £19,530.97 ($24,401.51).

Card Factory PLC Company Profile

Card Factory plc is a specialist retailer of greeting cards, dressings and gifts. The Company operates through two segments: Card Factory and Getting Personal. The Card Factory segment retails greeting cards, dressing and gifts in the United Kingdom through a network of stores. The Getting Personal segment is an online retailer of personalized cards and gifts.

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