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Loblaw Companies Limited Company Profile (TSE:L)

Consensus Ratings for Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Rating(s), 6 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: C$78.10

Analysts' Ratings History for Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
5/30/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector PerformC$76.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/5/2016National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$73.00 -> C$74.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/5/2016DesjardinsBoost Price TargetC$76.00 -> C$77.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/5/2016CIBCLower Price TargetC$87.00 -> C$80.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/5/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$77.00 -> C$80.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/5/2016RBC CapitalBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$77.00 -> C$79.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/29/2016BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightC$75.00 -> C$77.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/20/2015Credit SuisseBoost Price TargetC$79.00 -> C$80.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/12/2015Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetOutperformC$75.00 -> C$78.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/24/2015TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$74.00 -> C$80.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/26/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/21/2016        
7/23/2015Q2$0.84$0.70ViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/25/2014$0.65$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/1/2014$0.47$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/13/2013Q3$0.81$0.74ViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.78$0.82$0.80
Q2 20164$0.90$0.96$0.94
Q3 20162$1.10$1.12$1.11
Q4 20163$0.99$1.05$1.02
Q1 20173$0.79$0.90$0.85
Q2 20173$1.00$1.03$1.01
Q3 20173$1.17$1.30$1.23
Q4 20173$1.07$1.18$1.11
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Dividend History for Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/4/2016quarterlyC$0.261.45%6/13/20166/15/20167/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/18/2015quarterlyC$0.251.44%12/11/201512/15/201512/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2015quarterlyC$0.251.4%9/11/20159/15/201510/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2015quarterlyC$0.251.55%6/11/20156/15/20157/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/11/2015QuarterlyC$0.251.56%3/11/20154/1/20154/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/12/2014quarterlyC$0.251.62%12/11/201412/15/201412/30/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/11/2014QuarterlyC$0.251.81%9/11/201410/1/201410/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2014quarterlyC$0.252.12%6/11/20146/15/20147/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/20/2014quarterlyC$0.242.09%3/12/20144/15/20144/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/13/2013C$0.2312/11/201312/15/201312/30/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/13/2013quarterlyC$0.242.21%12/11/201312/15/201312/30/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2013quarterlyC$0.249/15/201310/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/21/2013quarterlyC$0.223/15/20134/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
3/8/2016Kieran Barry ColumbInsiderSell5,000C$72.00C$360,000.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/4/2016Kieran Barry ColumbInsiderSell3,000C$70.60C$211,800.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/30/2015Garry SenecalInsiderSell7,200C$66.50C$478,800.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/1/2015Michael James MotzDirectorSell23,587C$67.24C$1,586,096.02Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/25/2015Anthony S FellDirectorBuy9,556C$70.56C$674,277.09Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/24/2015Anthony S FellDirectorSell45,932C$69.69C$3,201,001.08Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/23/2015Mark Charles ButlerInsiderSell16,383C$69.13C$1,132,604.30Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/17/2015Christie James Beckett ClarkDirectorBuy1,350C$73.75C$99,561.15Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/24/2015Garry SenecalInsiderSell6,632C$70.07C$464,696.94Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/19/2015Camilla H DalglishDirectorBuy20,000C$25.02C$500,400.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/19/2015Sarah Ruth DavisInsiderSell28,555C$63.98C$1,826,811.84Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/11/2015John Stewart LaceyDirectorBuy2,000C$63.92C$127,840.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/8/2015Andrew Eastham IacobucciInsiderSell10,000C$63.98C$639,841.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/12/2015Grant Bernard FroeseInsiderSell7,648C$61.93C$473,647.52Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)
DateHeadline
06/22/16 08:07 PMMLSE considers trademark challenge over Snoop Dogg's pot logo - The Globe and Mail (subscription)
06/21/16 04:34 PMChoice Properties President and CEO, John Morrison, to Retire - Stockhouse
06/21/16 04:34 PMChoice Properties President and CEO, John Morrison, to Retire - Canada NewsWire (press release)
06/21/16 04:34 PMLoblaw Companies Limited Announces Timing of Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Release - Stockhouse
06/21/16 09:23 AMRecent research: Global hypermarkets, supermarkets and hard-discounters online trends from 2014 to 2019
06/21/16 06:19 AMLoblaw Companies Limited Announces Timing of Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Release - [at noodls] - BRAMPTON, ON, June 21, 2016 /CNW/ - Loblaw Companies Limited (TSX: L) announced today that it will release its second quarter 2016 results on July 27, 2016 at 6:30 a.m. (ET). The release will be followed ...
06/20/16 04:42 PMontario greenhouse vegetable growers - Barfblog (blog)
06/20/16 01:43 PMETF’s with exposure to Loblaw Cos. Ltd. : June 20, 2016 -
06/18/16 09:14 AMChoice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust Declares Distribution for the Month of June, 2016 - Ottawa Citizen
06/17/16 04:46 PMLoblaw : Online grocery shopping offerings expand as Canadians warm up to buying food on the web
06/16/16 05:02 PMChoice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust Schedules Second Quarter 2016 Results Release - Edmonton Journal
06/14/16 04:44 PMSociety for the 375th: BMO Financial Group gets involved and becomes the 11th Great Montrealer - Canada NewsWire (press release)
06/14/16 04:43 PMSociety for the 375th: BMO Financial Group gets involved and becomes the 11th Great Montrealer
06/13/16 08:04 AMLoblaw Cos. Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : L-CA : June 13, 2016 -
06/10/16 05:06 PMLoblaw Companies Limited Closes the Last Joe Fresh Store in the U.S. - The Motley Fool Canada
06/10/16 07:45 AMLoblaw welcomes back Fort McMurray residents with store reopenings, fundraising campaign - TheProduceNews.com
06/08/16 05:13 PMGuiding Stars Updates Nutrition Guidance to Reflect Evolution In Nutrition Science and Changes in US Dietary ... - PR Newswire (press release)
06/08/16 05:13 PMFour reasons to eat locally-grown produce - Two Row Times
06/07/16 05:03 PMMucci fined for mislabeling produce - The Packer
06/07/16 07:32 AMRECALL: Loblaw Companies Limited recalls Joe Fresh® Baby Girls Denim Overalls - Laval News
06/06/16 04:50 PMGuiding Stars Updates in Response to New Dietary Guidelines - Progressive Grocer
06/05/16 07:35 AMExtra Foods in downtown Maple Ridge to become No Frills
06/03/16 05:18 PMExtra Foods in downtown Maple Ridge to become No Frills - Maple Ridge Times
06/03/16 05:18 PMValue Investors: 3 Stocks to Set Your Sights on - The Motley Fool Canada
06/03/16 07:40 AMLoblaw Companies Ltd shuts down last U.S. Joe Fresh outlet as it 're-evaluates' strategy for the market - Financial Post - Financial PostLoblaw Companies Ltd shuts down last U.S. Joe Fresh outlet as it 're-evaluates' strategy for the marketFinancial PostThe Loblaw Cos.-owned brand, which at its U.S. peak in 2013 had six prime locations in New York City and a vast distribution deal with J.C. Penney at nearly 700 stores, recently closed its final store in the trendy neighbourhood of Soho. “We've wound ...Joe Fresh opens stores in the PhilippinesInquirer.netall 2 news articles »
06/02/16 05:11 PMLoblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L) Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from Brokerages - Let Me Know About This - Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L) Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from BrokeragesLet Me Know About ThisLoblaw Companies Limited logo Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the eleven brokerages that are currently covering the stock. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold ...
06/01/16 05:16 PMLoblaw Cos. Eyes Sale of Canadian Gas Network - CSNews Online - Loblaw Cos. Eyes Sale of Canadian Gas NetworkCSNews OnlineBRAMPTON, Ontario — One of Canada's leading retailer's may be putting a for-sale sign on its gas network. Loblaw Cos. Ltd. completed a strategic review of its gas bar operations. The company said it will engage potential buyers in considering a sale ...
06/01/16 05:16 PMLoblaw welcomes back Fort McMurray residents with store reopenings and conclusion of largest-ever fundraising ... - Canada NewsWire (press release) - Loblaw welcomes back Fort McMurray residents with store reopenings and conclusion of largest-ever fundraising ...Canada NewsWire (press release)BRAMPTON, ON, June 1, 2016 /CNW/ - With the return of residents to Fort McMurray today, Loblaw Companies Ltd. is pleased to announce that its fundraising effort has resulted in a donation of close to $5 million for those impacted by the recent wildfires.
06/01/16 03:58 PMLoblaw welcomes back Fort McMurray residents with store reopenings and conclusion of largest-ever fundraising campaign -
06/01/16 07:43 AMWho Might Buy Loblaw's Gas Stations? - CSPnet.com - Who Might Buy Loblaw's Gas Stations?CSPnet.comFrequent acquirer Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. may be a potential buyer, according to a report by the Globe and Mail; however, Peter Sklar, an analyst for BMO Nesbitt Burns, wrote in a research note that he isn't sure whether the company “would have ...
05/31/16 05:04 PMRetailer Intends to Divest 212 Fuel Sites - CSPnet.com - Retailer Intends to Divest 212 Fuel SitesCSPnet.comBRAMPTON, Ont. -- Loblaw Cos. Ltd. announced that it has completed a strategic review of its “gas bar” operations, and will engage potential buyers in considering a sale of the business. Loblaw's fuel network is one of the largest in Canada, consisting ...
05/31/16 09:05 AMThe premier ranking of Corporate Canada - Financial Post - The premier ranking of Corporate CanadaFinancial PostThe rest of the FP500 includes 161 private companies, 44 Crown corporations and 12 co-ops. George Weston Ltd. (No. 1) is the country's biggest employer for the second year in a row. The food giant that encompasses Loblaw Cos. Ltd. and Shoppers Drug ...
05/31/16 09:05 AMLoblaw Companies Limited's (L) “Sector Perform” Rating Reaffirmed at Scotiabank - Let Me Know About This - Loblaw Companies Limited's (L) “Sector Perform” Rating Reaffirmed at ScotiabankLet Me Know About ThisLoblaw Companies Limited logo Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)'s stock had its “sector perform” rating reiterated by Scotiabank in a report released on Monday. They currently have a C$76.00 price objective on the stock. Scotiabank's price objective ...and more »
05/30/16 09:55 PMBoys sports sandals recalled for fall hazard - While there haven’t been any consumer reports to Health Canada about incidents or injuries, Loblaw Companies Limited has received two reports in Canada of children tripping and falling, with one involving a minor injury. Sold in grey and navy blue with ...
05/30/16 09:55 PMLoblaw Companies Limited (L) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Scotiabank - Let Me Know About This - Loblaw Companies Limited (L) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by ScotiabankLet Me Know About ThisLoblaw Companies Limited logo Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)'s stock had its “sector perform” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Scotiabank in a research note issued to investors on Monday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. They ...and more »
05/29/16 11:00 AMLoblaws Looks to Sell Gasoline Retail Outlets - Net Newsledger - Net NewsledgerLoblaws Looks to Sell Gasoline Retail OutletsNet NewsledgerBRAMPTON – Loblaw Companies Limited today announced it has completed a strategic review of its gas bar operations, and will engage potential buyers in considering a sale of the business. Loblaw's gas bar network is one of the largest in Canada, ...Loblaw bucks trend by mulling sale of gas-bar businessThe Globe and Mail (subscription)Loblaw Mulls Sale Of Gas Bar Business - Quick FactsNasdaqall 10 news articles »
05/28/16 10:10 AMGas bars for sale: Loblaw looking for prospective buyers of 212 filling stations - But Loblaw says it believes the right strategic partner would "elevate" the fuel business. The company says it will "engage potential buyers," but didn't provide an estimated pricetag or other details of its plan.
05/27/16 11:17 AMLoblaw : Canadian Grocer Loblaw Mulls Sale of Gas Stations - It did note that same-store sales growth in its Loblaw network was 2% including gas bars in the first quarter, but a stronger 2.6% excluding those operations. The company said it would "engage potential buyers" in the sale process, but didn't elaborate.
05/27/16 11:17 AMBRIEF-Loblaw considering sale of its gas bar business - May 27 Loblaw Companies Ltd : * Loblaw considering a sale of its gas bar business * Will engage potential buyers in considering a sale of gas bar business Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +1-646-223-8780)
05/27/16 07:07 AMLoblaw considering a sale of its gas bar business - [at noodls] - BRAMPTON, ON, May 27, 2016 /CNW/ - (TSX:L) -Loblaw Companies Limited today announced it has completed a strategic review of its gas bar operations, and will engage potential buyers in considering a sale ...
05/26/16 10:19 AMDrive-thru groceries - According to an official with Superstore’s parent company, Loblaw Companies Ltd., that’s not an issue for most consumers. "From the feedback we get, and we get a lot of it, they really see the value in it," said Lauren Steinberg, director of e-commerce ...
05/25/16 12:57 PM3 Undervalued Food Stocks to Add to Your Shopping List - Investors should also note that the company has maintained its current annual dividend rate since 2012. 3. Loblaw Companies Limited Loblaw Companies Limited (TSX:L) is Canada’s largest owner and operator of grocery stores and pharmacies with more than ...
05/25/16 12:57 PMGas bar reopens after spill - Loblaw Companies Ltd. "Except for a small amount of gas that was controlled by staff using absorbent material, the leak was contained in the dispenser sump," Tammy Smitham, Loblaw’s vice-president of external communications, said in a statement yesterday.
05/25/16 08:23 AMLoblaw Cos. Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : L-CA : May 25, 2016 -
05/23/16 04:17 PMETF’s with exposure to Loblaw Cos. Ltd. : May 23, 2016 -
05/20/16 04:43 PMVoluntary Recall: Joe Fresh® Baby Girls' Denim Overall - [at noodls] - BRAMPTON, ON, May 20, 2016 /CNW/ - Loblaw Companies Limited is voluntarily recalling Joe Fresh Baby Girls' Denim Overalls with style code BGU6OP1905 (see attached image). The snaps on the garment have ...
05/18/16 01:25 PMLoblaw Q1: Flat Footed In Discount - Seeking Alpha - Loblaw Q1: Flat Footed In DiscountSeeking AlphaLoblaw (OTCPK:LBLCF) reported Q1 2016 results on May 4, 2016. The results were a touch surprising, specifically same-store sales that came in at just 2.6% (despite an Easter benefit) and slight market share losses in the discount segment. One positive ...
05/14/16 07:01 AMRocca's No Frills grocery store offers free shuttle bus service for customers of shuttered east-end Toronto store - In light of the recent closure of the Rocca’s No Frills grocery store at 269 Coxwell Ave., Loblaw Companies Ltd. has started offering shoppers free shuttle rides to the next closest one at Carlaw Avenue, just north of Gerrard Street East. The service ...
05/13/16 07:17 AMLoblaw says all stores open again after network glitch fixed - Loblaw Companies Ltd. (L.TO) said all of its stores are up and running again, following a computer network problem on Thursday morning that forced the retailer to shutter a number of locations. “A total network issue” had prevented cash registers from ...
05/13/16 07:17 AMLoblaw forced to temporarily close some stores due to 'technical error' - Loblaw Companies Ltd. says its stores are back "up and running" after a computer outage early Thursday caused cash registers to malfunction and forced the closure of stores across the country. Company spokeswoman Catherine Thomas said the stores ...
About Loblaw Companies Limited

Loblaw Companies Limited logoLoblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw) is a Canada-based holding company. The Company through its subsidiaries provides grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty, apparel, general merchandise, and financial products and services. The Company operates through three segments: Retail, Financial Services and Choice Properties. The Retail segment consists of retail food and associate-owned drug stores, and also includes in-store pharmacies and other health and beauty products, gas bars and apparel and other general merchandise. The Financial Services segment provides credit card services, loyalty programs, insurance brokerage services, personal banking services, deposit taking services and telecommunication services. The Choice Properties segment owns and leases income-producing commercial properties. Its subsidiaries include Loblaws Inc., Shoppers Drug Mart Corporation, President's Choice Bank, Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust and Choice Properties Limited Partnership.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
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  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: L
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $68.99
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $70.17
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $68.43
  • P/E Ratio: 41.88
  • P/E Growth: 1.37
  • Market Cap: $27.73B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.87 EPS
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