LON:ABF - Associated British Foods Stock Price, Price Target & More

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GBX 2,835 +29.00 (+1.03 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 2,835
Today's RangeGBX 2,804 - GBX 2,842
52-Week RangeGBX 2,476 - GBX 3,387
Volume966,629 shs
Average Volume972,940 shs
Market Capitalization£19.87 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
Associated British Foods logoAssociated 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, bread and baked goods, cereals, ethnic foods, and meat products to retail, wholesale, and foodservice businesses. The Sugar segment is involved in growing, processing, and sale of sugar beet and sugar cane to industrial users. The Agriculture segment manufactures and sells animal feeds; and provides other products and services for the agriculture sector. The Ingredients segment manufactures bakers' yeast, bakery ingredients, enzymes, lipids, yeast extracts, and cereal specialties. The Retail segment is involved in buying and merchandising clothing and accessories through the Primark and Penneys retail chains, which offer womenswear, lingerie, children's wear, menswear, footwear, accessories, hosiery, beauty and homeware. The company was founded in 1935 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom. Associated British Foods plc is a subsidiary of Wittington Investments Limited.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins7.01%
Return on Equity12.97%
Return on Assets8.47%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares791,670,000

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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 announced a dividend on Tuesday, April 17th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 7th will be given a dividend of GBX 11.70 per share on Friday, July 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.43%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 7th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Associated British Foods' Dividend History.

How were Associated British Foods' earnings last quarter?

Associated British Foods (LON:ABF) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 7th. The company reported $127.10 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $125.90 by $1.20. The business had revenue of $15.36 billion for the quarter. Associated British Foods had a net margin of 7.01% and a return on equity of 12.97%. View Associated British Foods' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for ABF?

18 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Associated British Foods' stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,583 to GBX 3,600. On average, they expect Associated British Foods' stock price to reach GBX 3,252.39 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Associated British Foods.

Who are some of Associated British Foods' key competitors?

Who are Associated British Foods' key executives?

Associated British Foods' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. George Garfield Weston, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. John George Bason, Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Paul A. Lister L.L.B., Director of Legal Services & Company Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Des Pullen, Group HR Director
  • Ms. Flic Howard-Allen, Head of External Affairs (Age 57)

Has Associated British Foods been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about ABF stock has trended somewhat negative on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Associated British Foods earned a news impact score of -0.05 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 48.56 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

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 2,835.

How big of a company is Associated British Foods?

Associated British Foods has a market capitalization of £19.87 billion.

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 (ABF)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  791 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  646 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,437
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Associated British Foods and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ABF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ABF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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