Retail Stocks

M&S (LON: MKS) to fully exit Russian operation: Should you invest now?

 M&S (LON: MKS) to fully exit Russian operation: Should you invest now?

The British multinational retailer Marks and Spencer Plc (LON: MKS), which specialises in selling clothes, beauty, home, and food products, is in the news after the retailer announced that it is completely leaving its Russian franchise business. It...

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Hotel Chocolat, Mondi, M&S: Stocks you may pick ahead of Valentine’s Day

Hotel Chocolat, Mondi, M&S: Stocks you may pick ahead of Valentine’s Day

Highlights  Generally, stocks of companies offering flowers, presents, and chocolates are expected to gain around Valentine’s Day. The boom in gifting activity positively affects the profitability of these companies. With Valent...

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Barclaycard report points at slow spending in Jan, 4 stocks you can buy now

Barclaycard report points at slow spending in Jan, 4 stocks you can buy now

Highlights  According to a report published by Barclaycard, consumer card spending was 7.4% higher as compared to January 2020, the weakest surge since April 2021. Spending on essential items grew 10.4%, the weakest in nine months. As per...

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Next, JD Sports and B&M: 3 FTSE 100 retail stocks you can hold for long

Next, JD Sports and B&M: 3 FTSE 100 retail stocks you can hold for long

Highlights  UK’s January retail sector sales rose by 11.9 per cent, compared to a drop of 1.3 per cent in January 2021 Total non-food retail sales in January increased by 11.1 per cent on a like-for-like basis for the 3 months to Jan...

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Tesco, M&S, J Sainsbury: Should you buy these stocks now?

Tesco, M&S, J Sainsbury: Should you buy these stocks now?

UK’s growing cost-of-living crisis is worsening by the day with soaring inflation and rising fuel prices. The inflation level touched 5.4% in December 2021, up from 5.1% in November. Data shows that the prices have risen at the fastest pace i...

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Marks and Spencer (MKS) settles a dispute with Aldi: Time to buy stock?

Marks and Spencer (MKS) settles a dispute with Aldi: Time to buy stock?

The UK based major supermarket Marks and Spencer Group PLC (LON: MKS) and discount supermarket chain Aldi both confirmed today that they had reached a settlement over an ongoing copyright dispute the two supermarkets had been embroiled with. Marks...

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Dunelm, WH Smith, Next: Stocks under watch as retail shop prices rise

Dunelm, WH Smith, Next: Stocks under watch as retail shop prices rise

Highlights The UK’s shop price inflation level has nearly doubled in January, reaching its highest level in almost a decade. The furniture retail prices in the UK went up by a record 12.5% as compared to the previous year in December, as ...

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Tesco (TSCO): Why this stock is a good buy for now

Tesco (TSCO): Why this stock is a good buy for now

Highlights  Tesco has demonstrated tremendous growth and has also raised its profit guidance recently. Counters and Jack’s discount shops are being shut down by Tesco owing to low demand among customers. UK-based global retailer...

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Tesco (TSCO) & Sainsbury (SBRY): Should you buy these FTSE 100 stocks?

Tesco (TSCO) & Sainsbury (SBRY): Should you buy these FTSE 100 stocks?

UK’s food and drinks shoppers at supermarkets may face some shortages as a key carbon dioxide (CO2) supply deal struck by the government ended on Monday. The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) stated that it was of critical importance for the UK...

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Boohoo, M&S, Burberry: Are high-street stocks under pressure?

Boohoo, M&S, Burberry: Are high-street stocks under pressure?

High-street brands have had a rough time during the pandemic, but the situation is gradually improving. Swedish global clothing brand H&M, which was significantly impacted by the pandemic in 2020, has reported an 85% increase in its profits in ...

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Should you hold Ocado’s (OCDO) share after it slid 7%?

Should you hold Ocado’s (OCDO) share after it slid 7%?

Online grocery retail company Ocado Group PLC’s (LON: OCDO) shares dropped over 7 per cent on Friday late hour trade after its competitor AutoStore issued a statement saying a German court had stayed Ocado’s proceedings against AutoStor...

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