Is Mothercare a takeover target after share price slump?

The stock is down by 64% since June 2017
Thursday 11 Jan 2018 Author: James Crux
As Shares goes to press, the flurry of festive updates from retailers is arriving and proving something of a mixed bag. Set against low expectations, particularly for non-food categories, high street bellwether Next ( NXT ) fared better than feared over the Christmas period and WM Morrisons Supermarkets ( MRW ) also beat expectations and maintained positive like-for-like sales momentum. On the flip-side, department store Debenhams ( DEB )...

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