LON:ABF - Associated British Foods Stock Price, News, & Analysis

GBX 2,320
+7.00 (+0.30 %)
(As of 07/17/2019 01:24 PM ET)
Today's Range
2,298
Now: GBX 2,320
2,330
50-Day Range
2,313
MA: GBX 2,447.16
2,575
52-Week Range
2,011
Now: GBX 2,320
2,659
Volume639,071 shs
Average Volume972,940 shs
Market Capitalization£18.37 billion
P/E Ratio20.03
Dividend Yield1.94%
BetaN/A
Associated British Foods plc operates as a diversified food, ingredients, and retail company worldwide. It operates through five segments: Grocery, Sugar, Agriculture, Ingredients, and Retail. The Grocery segment manufactures and sells grocery products, including hot beverages, sugar and sweeteners, vegetable oils, balsamic vinegars, bread and baked goods, cereals, ethnic foods, and meat products to retail, wholesale, and foodservice businesses. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Food - Major Diversified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Goods
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-20-73996500

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£15.68 billion
Cash FlowGBX 148.28 per share
Book ValueGBX 1,149.60 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees137,000
Market Cap£18.37 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Associated British Foods (LON:ABF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Associated British Foods' stock symbol?

Associated British Foods trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "ABF."

How often does Associated British Foods pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Associated British Foods?

Associated British Foods declared a dividend on Wednesday, April 24th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 6th will be paid a dividend of GBX 12.05 per share on Friday, July 5th. This represents a yield of 0.47%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 6th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Associated British Foods' Dividend History.

How were Associated British Foods' earnings last quarter?

Associated British Foods plc (LON:ABF) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 24th. The company reported $61.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $62.00 by $0.90. View Associated British Foods' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for ABF?

14 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Associated British Foods' shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,332 to GBX 3,400. On average, they expect Associated British Foods' stock price to reach GBX 2,896.69 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 24.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Associated British Foods.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Associated British Foods?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Associated British Foods in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Associated British Foods.

Has Associated British Foods been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about ABF stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Associated British Foods earned a coverage optimism score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Associated British Foods.

Who are some of Associated British Foods' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Associated British Foods own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Associated British Foods investors own include Intelsat (I), Fossil Group (FOSL), Chaarat Gold (CGH), AMC Entertainment (AMC), Bank of America (BAC), First Data (FDC), tronc (TRNC), Apollo Global Management (APO), China Unicom (Hong Kong) (CHU) and Ciena (CIEN).

Who are Associated British Foods' key executives?

Associated British Foods' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. George Garfield Weston, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. John George Bason, Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Des Pullen, Group HR Director
  • Ms. Flic Howard-Allen, Head of External Affairs (Age 58)
  • Ms. Julie Withnall, Group Head of Reward

How do I buy shares of Associated British Foods?

Shares of ABF and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Associated British Foods' stock price today?

One share of ABF stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,320.

How big of a company is Associated British Foods?

Associated British Foods has a market capitalization of £18.37 billion and generates £15.68 billion in revenue each year. Associated British Foods employs 137,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Associated British Foods.

What is Associated British Foods' official website?

The official website for Associated British Foods is http://www.abf.co.uk/.

How can I contact Associated British Foods?

Associated British Foods' mailing address is Weston Centre, 10 Grosvenor Street, LONDON, W1K 4QY, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-73996500.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Associated British Foods (LON ABF)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,002 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  720 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  1,722
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This page was last updated on 7/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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