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?

Highlights M&S will fully exit the Russian market facing a £31 million cost hit. The retailer has warned that the sharp rise in inflationary pressure will slow down its profit growth this year. The retailer reported a Profit before t...

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Is it the right time to buy these 3 apparel retailers’ shares?

Is it the right time to buy these 3 apparel retailers’ shares?

Highlights  There will be proper paperwork requirements for the free trade of all goods as the grace period between the UK and European Union for goods trade, and customs will end from 1 January 2022. As per industry experts, the European ...

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3 FTSE home improvement stocks to buy amid a rise in consumer spending

3 FTSE home improvement stocks to buy amid a rise in consumer spending

Highlights  As per the latest consumer spending data, homeowners spent more on home improvement and renovation after lockdown. Companies that supply innovative home improvement products to their customers witnessed significant growth and i...

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Omicron impacts UK high street: Are these 2 retail stocks still a buy?

Omicron impacts UK high street: Are these 2 retail stocks still a buy?

Highlights  Shoppers’ visits to UK High Street were higher by only 0.8 per cent on Saturday and down by 1.8 per cent on Sunday, compared with the previous week. The number of overall shoppers’ visits fell by 25.2 per cent on Su...

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2 non-food retail stocks to buy amid rising sales

2 non-food retail stocks to buy amid rising sales

Highlights UK’s November retail sales rose by a better-than-expected reading of 1.4 per cent, compared to an increase of 0.8 per cent in October. The higher reading was due to Black Friday and early Christmas shopping by UK shoppers. The...

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Boohoo (BOO) shares slide 16%: Should you buy or avoid this AIM stock

Boohoo (BOO) shares slide 16%: Should you buy or avoid this AIM stock

Highllights Fashion retailer Boohoo Group PLC’s shares fell sharply by 16 per cent on Thursday. The group forecasts its FY 2022 net sales growth to be in the range of 12 to 14 per cent from earlier 20 to 25 per cent. The group’s to...

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Ocado’s (OCDO) shares surge over 9%: Right time to buy?

Ocado’s (OCDO) shares surge over 9%: Right time to buy?

Highlights Ocado Group’s shares surged by over 9 per cent on Tuesday after the group’s JV Ocado Retail Ltd said it expects a ‘best-ever Christmas ahead’. The JV’s Q4 2021 retail revenue was higher by 31.6 per cent ...

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Frasers Group (LON: FRAS) launches second buyback: Opportunity to buy?

Frasers Group (LON: FRAS) launches second buyback: Opportunity to buy?

Highlights FTSE 250 listed Frasers Group Plc, which operates retail stores and an online portal, has announced a new share buyback program for its shareholders. The company intends to buy back a maximum of 10 million ordinary shares, with the m...

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Are these 2 supermarkets cum fuel retail stocks a buy?

Are these 2 supermarkets cum fuel retail stocks a buy?

Highlights  RAC said UK drivers are losing about £5.5 million per day based on current fuel prices and called on supermarket and fuel retailers to cut their prices immediately RAC said that supermarkets were slow to pass on the lower...

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Should you buy these 2 FTSE midcap retail stocks?

Should you buy these 2 FTSE midcap retail stocks?

Shop prices in November rose by 0.3 per cent on a year-on-year basis, increasing for the first time since May 2019, according to UK retail trade body, the British Retail Consortium's (BRC) monthly monitor. Comparatively, the October index had shown...

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Why Britain’s manufacturers may be staring at a crisis

Why Britain’s manufacturers may be staring at a crisis

Amid a swift increase in prices and rising debts, manufacturers in the UK are being pushed over the brink, according to the results of a new survey conducted by Make UK. The trade body, along with the accountancy firm RSM, surveyed over 200 company...

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