Numis Securities Ltd restated their buy rating on shares of Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) in a research report released on Thursday morning. The firm currently has a GBX 165 ($2.06) price objective on the stock.

Several other equities research analysts have also issued reports on the stock. Berenberg Bank lowered their target price on shares of Mothercare plc from GBX 130 ($1.62) to GBX 100 ($1.25) and set a sell rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, August 9th. Peel Hunt decreased their price objective on shares of Mothercare plc from GBX 275 ($3.44) to GBX 150 ($1.87) and set a buy rating for the company in a report on Thursday. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. Mothercare plc presently has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 173.80 ($2.17).

Shares of Mothercare plc (LON:MTC) opened at 105.50 on Thursday. Mothercare plc has a one year low of GBX 101.25 and a one year high of GBX 253.62. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 111.72 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 125.46. The stock’s market cap is GBX 180.20 million.

In other news, insider Mark Newton-Jones acquired 173,183 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, October 7th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 115 ($1.44) per share, with a total value of £199,160.45 ($248,826.15).

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Mothercare plc Company Profile

Mothercare plc is a retailer for parents and young children. The principal activity of the Company is to operate as a specialist omni-channel retailer, franchisor and wholesaler of products for mothers-to-be, babies and children under the Mothercare and Early Learning Centre brands. The Company’s operating segments include the UK business and the International business.

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