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Character Group – is “extremely challenging” Christmas trading period really going to transform into a very strong second half?

2020-01-17 11:30:34

Character Group (CCT) has updated including “we enter the 2020 calendar year with a very strong product portfolio and, although the first half results will be below last year, we anticipate that the group will deliver one of our strongest second half performances to date”. The shares have currently responded to around 330p – circa 13% lower on the day. Fair?...


Character Group – toys thrown out of the pram

2019-09-13 09:40:21

As it is a Friday, a short quiz. How many of the following do you recognise: 'TekstaChill FactorThe ZelfsDoctor WhoPeppa Pig, Fireman SamPostman Pat'? If you got more than four...then clearly you have a young child in the house as these are some of the key brands for toys company Character Group (CCT)…


Character Group – reassuring AGM trading update, a speculative buy?

2019-01-18 07:20:44

Previously writing on Character Group (CCT), I concluded presently still a small, speculative buy. Today an AGM trading update from this toys, games and giftware company…


Character Group – lower interims… but recovery underway?

2018-04-26 00:22:16

With its shares down from 540p reached in September, Character Group (CCT) has announced results for its half year ended 28th February 2018 including “the directors remain optimistic that the business will see a return to its previous growth pattern during the second half of this financial year and this will be fully reflected and significantly strengthen the trading results for the financial year ending 31 August 2019". The shares have responded currently slightly further lower to 470p…


Character Group – successfully navigating “tough trading conditions”?

2018-01-19 08:01:27

Though stating the noted balance sheet means the company is able to ride out a trading storm and we continued to like it long-term, the Nifty Fifty opted to play it safe and downgrade to sell on toys, games and giftware group Character (CCT) last month – noting a reliance on recovery amidst self-admitted “tough trading conditions” was already a clear risk and there now the Toys ‘R’ Us UK restructuring too. Today, an AGM trading update…


Character Group - a buy despite profit warning

2017-10-13 00:50:46

Toys, games and giftware group Character (CCT) has reaffirmed that “underlying pre-tax profits for the year ended 31 August 2017 are projected to meet current market estimates”, but that “at this early stage of the group's new financial year the board consider that, based on the latest sales and market data available to them, the group's performance for the year ending 31 August 2018 is now expected to be significantly below current market estimates”. However, there still looks to remain reasons for optimism...


Character Group – “solid” trading update tempered by Toys ‘R’ Us news

2017-09-21 02:14:08

Updating previously on Character Group (CCT), we noted Finance Director departs, but reassurance provided – and the company has now updated on trading…


Character Group – Pokémon distributor appointment, still a buy

2017-09-09 08:13:09

Just post its year ended 31st August, Character Group (CCT) said that it was pleased to announce its appointment as “the master toy distributor in United Kingdom and Ireland for the globally popular Pokémon brand”


Character Group – lower interims, but confidence remains

2017-05-10 03:05:34

Character Group (CCT) has announced results for its half year ended 28th February 2017 and that “we remain on target to achieve current market expectations for the full financial year”


Buy Character Group

2017-01-02 07:46:44

Following positive results at the start of December, shares in Character Group (CCT) went on to exceed 530p. However, following news of director share sales they slid to a 495p offer price at which point in December we tipped them to our readers on the Nifty Fifty website we run with Lucian Miers. The shares are now 510p and still a buy.


Zak Mir's Bull Call of the Day No. 1: Character Group: 200 Day Line Rebound Targets 600p

2015-12-15 01:41:17

In the case of Character Group the latest rebound off the 200 day moving average at 455p looks to fit the bill in terms of being the correct technical trigger.


Zak Mir's Bull Call Of The Day No.2: Character Group: Above 50 Day Line Targets 650p

2015-09-06 03:42:50

Anyone looking for an example of an ultra trending situation which stands a decent chance of withstanding current stock market gloom will probably do well to focus on the present charting configuration at Character Group.


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