M&S’ banking arm to introduce mortgages
Company to take on rivals Tesco and Sainsbury’s
Analysts maintain ‘hold’ rating on high street retailer
Blue-chip retailer and partner Al-Futtaim enter period of due diligence
Move comes as high street retailer continues with restructuring
Marks & Spencer share price: Peel Hunt sees no reason to panic
Analysts maintain bullish stance on stock after first-quarter resultsJuly 2017
Marks & Spencer share price dips as sales decline continues
Retailer says trading in line with expectationsJuly 2017
Marks & Spencer share price: UK sales dip in Q1
Clothing & Home revenue was down 0.5%July 2017
Marks & Spencer share price: Jefferies upbeat on retailer’s turnaround plan
Analysts reiterate bullish recommendation on stockJuly 2017
Marks & Spencer share price: Boss receives smaller pay package than predecessor
Steve Rowe lands £1.64 million for financial year ended AprilJune 2017
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Marks & Spencer share price: Retailer set to return to annual profit growth
Marks and Spencer expected to announce first profit growth in four years next weekMay 2015
Marks & Spencer share price: Retailer to break through 1,000-store milestone
M&S to accelerate opening of Simply Food storesMay 2015
Marks & Spencer share price: Group returns to annual profit growth
Marks & Spencer delivered its first rise in annual profit in four years and signalled plans to return excess cash to shareholders.May 2015
Marks & Spencer share price: Executives in line for meagre payout from incentive scheme
Marks & Spencer execs to get minor payout as revenue targets missedMay 2015
Forecasts for a 9.5% fall in Q2 profit
Retailer receives vote of confidence from Bill AdderleyNovember 2013
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About Marks and Spencer Group Plc
Marks and Spencer Group (LON:MKS) is a major UK multinational retailer headquartered in the City of Westminster, London. The company is a holding company of the Marks & Spencer Group of companies.
Marks and Spencer specializes in selling clothing, lingerie, homeware and luxury food products, sourced from around 2,000 suppliers globally. Its UK turnover is split between Food and General Merchandise accounting for 54 and 46 percent of turnover, respectively.
The company has a network of over 766 stores across the UK in high streets and retail parks, as well as stations, airports and other locations. It also operates internationally with around 387 stores in 50 territories across Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The company is also developing its e-commerce business amid the changing consumer needs.
Marks and Spencer, which currently employs almost 82,000 people, was founded in 1884 by Michael Marks and Thomas as a stall in Leeds. In 1998 it became the first UK retailer to post pre-tax profit above £1 billion. However, it then experienced a crisis that lasted for several years.
The company is listed in the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index. It is also traded in American Depository Receipts.