McCarthy & Stone (LON:MCS) Receives “Sell” Rating from UBS Group

UBS Group reissued their sell rating on shares of McCarthy & Stone (LON:MCS) in a research note released on Thursday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

MCS has been the topic of several other research reports. Peel Hunt restated a buy rating on shares of McCarthy & Stone in a report on Tuesday, August 20th. Deutsche Bank assumed coverage on shares of McCarthy & Stone in a research note on Wednesday, September 4th. They issued a hold rating and a GBX 137 ($1.79) target price for the company. Jefferies Financial Group upgraded shares of McCarthy & Stone to a buy rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 25th. Finally, Berenberg Bank reiterated a hold rating and issued a GBX 120 ($1.57) target price on shares of McCarthy & Stone in a research note on Tuesday, August 13th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. McCarthy & Stone currently has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 137.50 ($1.80).

LON MCS opened at GBX 143.70 ($1.88) on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 11.74, a quick ratio of 0.31 and a current ratio of 6.43. The business’s fifty day moving average is GBX 137.93 and its two-hundred day moving average is GBX 133.41. McCarthy & Stone has a 1 year low of GBX 120.80 ($1.58) and a 1 year high of GBX 150.96 ($1.97). The stock has a market capitalization of $772.14 million and a P/E ratio of 18.91.

About McCarthy & Stone

McCarthy & Stone plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retirement housing market in the United Kingdom. The company builds, sells, and manages retirement developments. It offers retirement living developments, which provide apartments for customers aged 60 and over; retirement living plus developments, which are designed for customers aged 70 and over, as well as offers retirement properties with management services, domestic assistance, personal care, and additional support; and lifestyle living developments for customers aged 55 and over.

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