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: £7.67 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 329,326,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,279.56
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 2,313.98
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,963 - GBX 2,587.89
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 29.21
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £7.43 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.03
  • Book Value: GBX 3.98 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.85
  • Dividend Yield: 1.7%
  • EBIDTA: £545.4 million
  • Net Margins: 3.88%
  • Return on Equity: 24.84%
  • Return on Assets: 7.06%
  • Average Volume: 637,217 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 Monday, February 27th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 25th will be paid a dividend of GBX 29 per share on Monday, July 3rd. This represents a dividend yield of 1.29%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 25th. This is an increase from Bunzl plc's previous dividend of $13.00. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Bunzl plc's Dividend History.

When will Bunzl plc make its next earnings announcement?

Bunzl plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 29th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Bunzl plc.

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

12 analysts have issued 12 month 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 stock price to reach GBX 2,322.80 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 2,328.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Bunzl plc (LON BNZL)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  196 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  393 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  589
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 2,322.80

Analysts' Ratings History for Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/24/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 2,505View Rating Details
7/21/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,575View Rating Details
6/29/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 2,600View Rating Details
6/1/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeHoldGBX 2,508View Rating Details
5/22/2017Jefferies Group LLCDowngradeUnderperformGBX 2,230 -> GBX 1,950View Rating Details
4/11/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView 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
2/28/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView 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 8/17/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL)
Earnings by Quarter for Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL)
Earnings History by Quarter for Bunzl plc (LON BNZL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/29/2017N/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $112.75 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Bunzl plc (LON BNZL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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
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)
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
finance.yahoo.com logoTech stocks sour, sending European shares to two-month low
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 4:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 9:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Given "Overweight" Rating at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 11:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBunzl Plc : Undervalued relative to peers, but don’t ignore the other factors
finance.yahoo.com - June 9 at 4:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBunzl Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:BNZL) : June 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 9 at 4:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBunzl Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BNZL-GB : June 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 8 at 4:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 9:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBunzl Plc : BNZL-GB: Dividend Analysis : May 26th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 9:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Lowered to "Underperform" at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 9:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 8:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPatrick Larmon Sells 36,000 Shares of Bunzl plc (BNZL) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 7:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 9:02 PM
marketwatch.com logoBunzl revenue grows in first quarter
www.marketwatch.com - April 19 at 1:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Bunzl plc (BNZL) Insider Sells 15,300 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 7:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc's (BNZL) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 11:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Airlines fly high on FTSE on strong demand prospects
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 4:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 8:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 5:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBNP Paribas Reiterates "Neutral" Rating for Bunzl plc (BNZL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 1:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Insider Sells £355,293.60 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 8:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Bunzl Expands in U.S., Italy With Two Acquisitions
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 8:35 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBunzl Plc : BNZL-GB: Dividend Analysis : November 18th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : April 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 8:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank of Canada Boosts Bunzl plc (BNZL) Price Target to GBX 1,950
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 3:06 AM
rttnews.com logoBunzl Plc Buys Two Safety Businesses - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - April 4 at 2:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Price Target Increased to GBX 1,950 by Analysts at Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 10:54 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 growth dividend stocks I’d buy in April
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 9:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShore Capital Reaffirms Hold Rating for Bunzl plc (BNZL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 8:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBunzl plc (BNZL) Lifted to Overweight at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 4:31 PM
ft.com logo[$$] 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
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of BNZL.L earnings conference call or presentation 27-Feb-17 9:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.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
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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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