Booker Group plc is a food wholesaler. The Company operates through wholesaling activities segment. The Company offers a range of grocery, tobacco, alcoholic products and other products. It comprises Booker Wholesale, Makro, Booker Direct, Classic Drinks, Ritter Courivaud, Chef Direct, Premier, Family Shopper, Budgens, Londis and Booker India. The Company allows its independent retail customers to trade under its Premier, Family Shopper, Budgens and Londis brands. It operates approximately 3,200 Premier branded stores in the United Kingdom, over 50 retail discount stores under the Family Shopper brand, approximately 1,500 convenience stores under the Londis brand and over 120 convenience and mid-sized stores under the Budgens brand in Great Britain. The Company operates approximately three regional distribution centers, Hatfield and Haydock in England and Livingston in Scotland, and has a national distribution center in Wellingborough.
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- Symbol: LON:BOK
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- Market Cap: £3.6 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 1,781,800,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 194.47
- 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 189.11
- 52 Week Range: GBX 161.30 - GBX 218.50
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.49
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Annual Revenue: £5.33 billion
- Price / Sales: 0.68
- Book Value: GBX 0.34 per share
- Price / Book: 5.94
- Average Volume: 8.31 million shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)
What is Booker Group Plc's stock symbol?
Booker Group Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BOK."
How often does Booker Group Plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Booker Group Plc?
Booker Group Plc declared a dividend on Thursday, May 18th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 8th will be given a dividend of GBX 7.99 per share on Friday, July 7th. This represents a dividend yield of 4%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 8th. This is a boost from Booker Group Plc's previous dividend of $0.63. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Booker Group Plc's Dividend History.
Where is Booker Group Plc's stock going? Where will Booker Group Plc's stock price be in 2017?
10 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Booker Group Plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 175 to GBX 250. On average, they expect Booker Group Plc's stock price to reach GBX 213.22 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Booker Group Plc.
Who are some of Booker Group Plc's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Booker Group Plc include United Utilities Group PLC (UU), Paddy Power Betfair Plc (PPB), Tui AG (TUI), Intertek Group plc (ITRK), Randgold Resources Limited (RRS), Dcc Plc (DCC), Hargreaves Lansdown PLC (HL), British Land Company PLC (BLND), Taylor Wimpey plc (TW), Schroders plc (SDRC), Marks and Spencer Group Plc (MKS), NEXT plc (NXT), Worldpay Group PLC (WPG), Smiths Group plc (SMIN), RSA Insurance Group plc (RSA), St. James's Place plc (STJ), Barratt Developments Plc (BDEV) and Severn Trent Plc (SVT).
How do I buy Booker Group Plc stock?
Shares of Booker Group 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.
How much does a share of Booker Group Plc stock cost?
One share of Booker Group Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 202.
Earnings History for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Earnings Estimates for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.02 EPS
Dividend History by Quarter for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)Insider Trades by Quarter for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|2/8/2016||Hughes,Gary W||Insider||Buy||20,000||GBX 168||£33,600|
|1/25/2016||Hughes,Gary W||Insider||Buy||20,000||GBX 155||£31,000|
|6/4/2015||Bryn Satherley||Insider||Sell||538,770||GBX 170||£915,909|
Headline Trends for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)
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