Bunzl plc Company Profile (LON:BNZL)

About Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL)

Bunzl plc logoBunzl plc is engaged in the distribution and outsourcing service. It supplies a range of non-food products to a range of market sectors. Its segments include North America, Continental Europe, UK & Ireland, and Rest of the World. It serves six market sectors, including foodservice, which offers non-food consumables, including food packaging and guest amenities, to hotels and restaurants, among others; grocery, which includes foods not for resale, including films and labels, to grocery stores and supermarkets, among others; cleaning and hygiene, which offers materials, including chemicals and hygiene paper, to cleaning and facilities management companies, among others; safety, which offers personal protection equipment, to industrial and construction markets; retail, which includes goods not for resale, such as packaging and other store supplies, and healthcare, which offers disposable healthcare consumables, including gloves and bandages, to hospitals and care homes, among others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Diversified Trading & Distributing
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:BNZL
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.bunzl.com
  • Market Cap: £7.43 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 329,500,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,265.32
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,325.99
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,963 - GBX 2,472
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 26.28
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £8.1 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.92
  • Book Value: GBX 3.87 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.83
  • Dividend Yield: 1.7%
  • EBITDA: £584.7 million
  • Net Margins: 3.20%
  • Return on Equity: 20.29%
  • Return on Assets: 5.63%
  • Average Volume: 863,725 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL)

What is Bunzl plc's stock symbol?

Bunzl plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BNZL."

How often does Bunzl plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Bunzl plc?

Bunzl plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, August 29th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 16th will be paid a dividend of GBX 14 per share on Tuesday, January 2nd. This represents a yield of 0.61%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 16th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Bunzl plc's Dividend History.

Where is Bunzl plc's stock going? Where will Bunzl plc's stock price be in 2017?

12 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Bunzl plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,950 to GBX 2,600. On average, they anticipate Bunzl plc's share price to reach GBX 2,324.30 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Bunzl plc.

Who are some of Bunzl plc's key competitors?

Who are Bunzl plc's key executives?

Bunzl plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Frank van Zanten, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Brian M. May, Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Patrick L. Larmon, President and Chief Executive Officer, North America, Executive Director
  • Paul N. Hussey, General Counsel, Company Secretary
  • Paul Budge, Managing Director Continental Europe
  • Kim Hetherington, Managing Director, Australasia
  • Jonathan Taylor, Managing Director - Latin America
  • Andrew Tedbury, Managing Director UK & Ireland
  • Julie Welch, Director of Group Human Resources
  • Andrew Mooney, Director - Corporate Development

How do I buy Bunzl plc stock?

Shares of Bunzl plc 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 Bunzl plc's stock price today?

One share of Bunzl plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,255.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Bunzl plc (LON BNZL)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  223 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  418 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  641
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bunzl plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 7 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.08)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,324.30
Consensus Price Target History for Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL)
Price Target History for Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL)
Analysts' Ratings History for Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/28/2017Jefferies Group LLCDowngradeUnderperformGBX 2,000View Rating Details
9/28/2017Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuyGBX 2,590 -> GBX 2,540View Rating Details
9/28/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 2,505View Rating Details
8/30/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/29/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/29/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 2,600View Rating Details
6/1/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeHoldGBX 2,508View Rating Details
3/29/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetUnderperformGBX 1,900 -> GBX 1,950View Rating Details
3/20/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 2,200View Rating Details
2/28/2017Canaccord GenuityUpgradeBuyGBX 2,250 -> GBX 2,450View Rating Details
12/16/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 2,200View Rating Details
10/27/2016Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,175 -> GBX 2,290View Rating Details
5/6/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,200View Rating Details
4/27/2016Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual weightGBX 2,200View Rating Details
3/22/2016NomuraBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,123 -> GBX 2,237View Rating Details
2/1/2016Nedgroup SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 2,100View Rating Details
10/21/2015InvestecReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,850View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings Estimates for Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $112.85 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Bunzl plc (LON BNZL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/29/2017GBX 140.61%11/16/201711/16/20171/2/2018
2/27/2017GBX 291.29%5/25/20175/25/20177/3/2017
8/30/2016GBX 130.55%11/17/201611/17/20161/3/2017
2/29/2016GBX 26.251.36%5/19/20165/19/20167/1/2016
8/24/2015GBX 11.750.68%11/19/201511/19/20151/4/2016
2/23/2015GBX 24.501.3%5/21/20155/21/20157/1/2015
8/26/2014GBX 110.67%11/6/201411/6/20141/2/2015
2/24/2014GBX 22.401.41%5/7/20145/7/20147/1/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/9/2017Charles Paul BudgeInsiderSell16,400GBX 2,301£377,364
10/6/2017Brian MayInsiderSell9,670GBX 2,303£222,700.10
9/22/2017Lloyd PitchfordInsiderBuy3,000GBX 2,205£66,150
5/2/2017Patrick LarmonInsiderSell36,000GBX 2,401£864,360
4/12/2017Charles Paul BudgeInsiderSell15,300GBX 2,375£363,375
4/5/2017Patrick LarmonInsiderSell15,216GBX 2,335£355,293.60
3/3/2017Frank van ZantenInsiderSell4,935GBX 2,309£113,949.15
1/31/2017Patrick LarmonInsiderBuy160GBX 2,250£3,600
10/7/2016Patrick LarmonInsiderSell18,081GBX 2,342£423,457.02
9/20/2016van Zanten,FrankInsiderBuy899GBX 992£8,918.08
9/14/2016Paul Budge,CharlesInsiderSell17,000GBX 2,287£388,790
6/30/2016Hussey,Paul NicholasInsiderSell14,000GBX 2,261£316,540
6/29/2016May,BrianInsiderBuy27,500GBX 1,240£341,000
5/23/2016Hussey,Paul NicholasInsiderSell1,595GBX 2,029£32,362.55
4/5/2016Hussey,Paul NicholasInsiderSell8,629GBX 2,018£174,133.22
3/23/2016Larmon,PatrickInsiderBuy41,500GBX 813£337,395
3/15/2016van Zanten,FrankInsiderBuy20,000GBX 1,240£248,000
3/11/2016Roney,Michael JInsiderSell53,000GBX 1,978£1,048,340
3/2/2016Hussey,Paul NicholasInsiderSell5,915GBX 1,953£115,519.95
2/29/2016Roney,Michael JInsiderSell25,575GBX 1,946£497,689.50
12/3/2015Larmon,PatrickInsiderSell46,500GBX 1,958£910,470
11/9/2015Hussey,Paul NicholasInsiderSell14,000GBX 1,885£263,900
11/4/2015May,BrianInsiderSell64,000GBX 1,879£1,202,560
10/22/2015Murray,VandaInsiderBuy3,000GBX 1,799£53,970
10/8/2015Larmon,PatrickInsiderSell15,713GBX 1,860£292,261.80
9/28/2015Roney,Michael JInsiderSell66,000GBX 1,778£1,173,480
4/8/2015Paul Nicholas HusseyInsiderSell9,415GBX 1,884£177,378.60
4/1/2015Paul Nicholas HusseyInsiderSell44,487GBX 1,850£823,009.50
3/31/2015Patrick LarmonInsiderBuy619GBX 1,564£9,681.16
3/6/2015Michael J RoneyInsiderSell76,500GBX 1,881.50£1,439,347.50
3/2/2015Brian MayInsiderSell27,018GBX 1,900£513,342
2/25/2015Patrick LarmonInsiderSell44,000GBX 1,924£846,560
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL)
Latest Headlines for Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL)
finance.yahoo.com logoBunzl Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BNZL-GB : October 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 5:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Bunzl Plc : October 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 5:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoForget The High Valuations, These 3 Expensive FTSE 100 Stocks Could Make Your Fortune
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 5:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Bunzl plc (BNZL) Insider Sells 16,400 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 9 at 1:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 7 at 4:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Bunzl plc (BNZL) Insider Sells 9,670 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 6 at 1:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBunzl Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BNZL-GB : October 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 4 at 1:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAt £22.53, Is It Time To Sell Bunzl plc (LSE:BNZL)?
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 1:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBunzl Plc :BNZL-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : September 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 1:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ P Morgan Chase & Co Reiterates Neutral Rating for Bunzl plc (BNZL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 30 at 4:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Price Target Cut to GBX 2,540
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 30 at 4:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Stock Rating Lowered by Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 30 at 3:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Bunzl plc (BNZL) Insider Buys 3,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 22 at 1:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBunzl Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:BNZL) : September 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 10:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 4:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Still making a Bunzl - on lower margins
finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 9:17 PM
reuters.com logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug 29 - Reuters
www.reuters.com - August 31 at 4:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of BNZL.L earnings conference call or presentation 29-Aug-17 8:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 5:04 PM
nasdaq.com logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug 29
www.nasdaq.com - August 29 at 2:43 AM
rttnews.com logoBunzl H1 Profit Rises, Organic Revenue Up 3.7%; Increases Interim Dividend
www.rttnews.com - August 29 at 2:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 1:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 4:40 AM
nasdaq.com logoEssentra H1 profit sinks; improvement seen in second half - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 28 at 6:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 10:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc's (LON:BNZL) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 7:32 AM
rttnews.com logoBunzl Makes Acquisition Offer For Businesses In France, Buys Business In UK
www.rttnews.com - July 20 at 6:19 PM
marketwatch.com logoBunzl makes offer for Hedis; buys UK company - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - July 20 at 3:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Bunzl: god of small things
finance.yahoo.com - July 2 at 4:23 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Price Target Raised to GBX 2,575 at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 9:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc's (LON:BNZL) "Overweight" Rating Reaffirmed at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 6:32 AM
marketwatch.com logoBunzl revenue rises 7%; buys 3 more businesses - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - June 28 at 4:43 PM
marketwatch.com logoBunzl revenue grows in first quarter
www.marketwatch.com - April 19 at 1:12 PM
rttnews.com logoBunzl Plc Buys Two Safety Businesses - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - April 4 at 2:22 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 growth dividend stocks I’d buy in April
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 9:59 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Bunzl shares climb on optimism over earnings power
www.ft.com - March 21 at 4:18 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBUZZ-Bunzl: hits 5.5-month high on Barclays upgrade
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 6:46 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 FTSE 100 stocks I’d never sell
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 20 at 11:52 AM
rttnews.com logoBunzl To Buy Privately Held DDS In US; Terms Not Disclosed - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - March 1 at 9:17 AM
rttnews.com logoBunzl FY16 Profit Rises; Acquires LSH - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - February 27 at 11:33 AM
marketwatch.com logoBunzl profit boosted by M&A; lifts FY dividend
www.marketwatch.com - February 27 at 11:33 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo3 FTSE 100 stocks I’d buy and hold for the next decade
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 2:07 AM
reuters.com logoEssentra full-year profit falls 26 percent on integration woes at biggest unit
www.reuters.com - February 18 at 10:01 AM
ft.com logo[$$] John Barton steps down as Next chairman
www.ft.com - February 14 at 4:35 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo3 FTSE 100 growth shares you can’t afford to miss
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 13 at 2:44 AM
rttnews.com logoBunzl Expects 4-5% Growth In FY Revenue At Constant Exchange Rates - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - December 15 at 4:20 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoHow Bunzl plc and GVC Holdings PLC could rise 20%+ after today’s results
uk.finance.yahoo.com - December 15 at 4:20 PM


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Bunzl plc (BNZL) Chart for Thursday, October, 19, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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