Booker Group Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:BOK)

GBX 224.42 -2.28 (-1.01 %)
(As of 12/15/2017 05:13 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 226.70
Today's RangeGBX 224.10 - GBX 226.40
52-Week RangeGBX 167.10 - GBX 292.12
Volume367,228 shs
Average Volume6.85 million shs
Market Capitalization£4.01 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Booker Group (LON:BOK)

Booker Group logoBooker 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Food Retail & Distribution
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFood Retail & Distribution - NEC
SymbolLON:BOK
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-1933-371000

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

Trailing EPSGBX 0.09
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins2.89%
Return on Equity28.26%
Return on Assets11.49%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares1,790,000,000

Booker Group (LON:BOK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Booker Group's stock symbol?

Booker Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BOK."

How often does Booker Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Booker Group?

Booker Group announced a dividend on Thursday, October 12th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 26th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.69 per share on Friday, November 24th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.34%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 26th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Booker Group's Dividend History.

Where is Booker Group's stock going? Where will Booker Group's stock price be in 2017?

6 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Booker Group's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 198 to GBX 215. On average, they expect Booker Group's stock price to reach GBX 209.60 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Booker Group.

Who are some of Booker Group's key competitors?

Who are Booker Group's key executives?

Booker Group's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Charles A. Wilson, Chief Executive, Executive Director (Age 50)
  • Jonathan Prentis, Group Finance Director, Executive Director (Age 54)
  • Guy Farrant, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Director (Age 54)
  • Mark Chilton, General Counsel, Company Secretary (Age 53)
  • Stewart Charles Gilliland, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 60)
  • Helena Andreas, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 42)
  • Gary William Hughes, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 55)
  • Karen Elisabeth Dind Jones CBE, Non-Executive Senior Independent Director (Age 59)

How do I buy Booker Group stock?

Shares of Booker Group 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 Booker Group's stock price today?

One share of Booker Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 224.42.

How big of a company is Booker Group?

Booker Group has a market capitalization of £4.01 billion.

How can I contact Booker Group?

Booker Group's mailing address is Equity House, Irthlingborough Road, WELLINGBOROUGH, NN8 1LT, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1933-371000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Booker Group (BOK)

Community Ranking:  3.4 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  571 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  265 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  836
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Booker Group 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

Booker Group (LON:BOK) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.222.332.332.30
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 206.75GBX 208.63GBX 208.63GBX 204.33

Booker Group (LON:BOK) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Booker Group (LON:BOK)

Booker Group (LON:BOK) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/5/2017Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutralGBX 215View Rating Details
12/5/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 210View Rating Details
11/1/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
3/17/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 198View Rating Details
1/31/2017S&P GlobalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 215View Rating Details
1/10/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 210View Rating Details
11/24/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 215View Rating Details
9/16/2016Beaufort SecuritiesDowngradeHoldView Rating Details
9/14/2016BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 216View Rating Details
1/12/2016CitigroupDowngradeNeutralGBX 214 -> GBX 170View Rating Details
(Data available from 12/15/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Booker Group (LON:BOK)


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Estimates

Booker Group (LON:BOK) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

Booker Group (LON:BOK) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/12/2017GBX 0.690.34%10/26/201710/26/201711/24/2017
5/18/2017GBX 7.994%6/8/20176/8/20177/7/2017
10/13/2016€0.630.34%10/27/201610/27/201611/25/2016
6/2/2016GBX 3.201.76%7/7/20167/7/20167/26/2016
5/19/2016GBX 4.032.3%6/9/20166/9/20167/8/2016
10/15/2015€0.570.32%10/29/201510/29/201511/27/2015
6/4/2015GBX 3.501.96%7/9/20157/9/20157/28/2015
5/21/2015GBX 3.141.85%6/11/20156/11/20157/10/2015
10/16/2014€0.520.43%10/30/201410/30/201411/28/2014
5/22/2014GBX 2.751.99%6/11/20146/11/20147/11/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Booker Group (LON BOK) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Booker Group (LON:BOK)

Booker Group (LON BOK) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/8/2016Hughes,Gary WInsiderBuy20,000GBX 168£33,600
1/26/2016Jones,KarenInsiderBuy6,740GBX 154£10,379.60
1/25/2016Hughes,Gary WInsiderBuy20,000GBX 155£31,000
6/4/2015Bryn SatherleyInsiderSell538,770GBX 170£915,909
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Booker Group (LON BOK) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Why Booker Group PLC (LON:BOK) Could Be A BuyWhy Booker Group PLC (LON:BOK) Could Be A Buy
finance.yahoo.com - December 12 at 10:05 AM
Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Booker Group (BOK)Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Booker Group (BOK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 10:10 PM
Goldman Sachs Group Downgrades Booker Group (BOK) to NeutralGoldman Sachs Group Downgrades Booker Group (BOK) to Neutral
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 6:34 PM
How Does Booker Group PLC’s (LSE:BOK) EPS Growth Stack Up Against Industry Performance?How Does Booker Group PLC’s (LSE:BOK) EPS Growth Stack Up Against Industry Performance?
finance.yahoo.com - December 1 at 5:01 PM
Booker Group PLC (BOK) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesBooker Group PLC (BOK) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 1 at 4:26 PM
Death and the discount rate: UK companies weigh pensions tweaksDeath and the discount rate: UK companies weigh pensions tweaks
finance.yahoo.com - November 21 at 3:36 PM
Booker Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BOK-GB : November 15, 2017Booker Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BOK-GB : November 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 12:06 PM
[$$] Shire bounces higher as Liberum urges rethink[$$] Shire bounces higher as Liberum urges rethink
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 5:06 PM
Booker Group PLC (BOK) Given "Buy" Rating at Peel HuntBooker Group PLC (BOK) Given "Buy" Rating at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 14 at 7:18 AM
Tesco-Booker merger gets provisional U.K. OKTesco-Booker merger gets provisional U.K. OK
www.marketwatch.com - November 14 at 5:42 AM
European shares rise off 7-week low as telecoms earnings impressEuropean shares rise off 7-week low as telecoms earnings impress
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 5:42 AM
FTSE 100 aims to break losing streak as Tesco, Vodafone bounce higherFTSE 100 aims to break losing streak as Tesco, Vodafone bounce higher
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 5:42 AM
Tesco Tops FTSE on Booker Group Merger ClearanceTesco Tops FTSE on Booker Group Merger Clearance
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 5:42 AM
Tesco wins UK regulators provisional approval for Booker takeoverTesco wins UK regulator's provisional approval for Booker takeover
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 5:42 AM
European shares steady above seven-week low as tech and telecoms earnings impressEuropean shares steady above seven-week low as tech and telecoms earnings impress
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 5:42 AM
Booker Group Plc : Neutral assessment on price but strong on fundamentalsBooker Group Plc : Neutral assessment on price but strong on fundamentals
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 7:18 PM
Booker Group Plc (BOK) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsBooker Group Plc (BOK) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 6 at 10:29 AM
Booker Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BOK-GB : October 31, 2017Booker Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BOK-GB : October 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 5:47 PM
Booker Group Plc : BOK-GB: Dividend Analysis : October 27th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 27, 2017Booker Group Plc : BOK-GB: Dividend Analysis : October 27th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 28 at 12:02 AM
Invesco Ltd.: Form 8.3 - Booker Group PLCInvesco Ltd.: Form 8.3 - Booker Group PLC
www.finanznachrichten.de - October 24 at 11:45 PM
Booker Group Plc (BOK) Declares Dividend of GBX 0.69Booker Group Plc (BOK) Declares Dividend of GBX 0.69
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 21 at 9:34 AM
ETFs with exposure to Booker Group Plc : October 18, 2017ETFs with exposure to Booker Group Plc : October 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 5:59 PM
Booker Group Plc :BOK-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended August 31, 2017 : October 16, 2017Booker Group Plc :BOK-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended August 31, 2017 : October 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 10:27 PM
Booker Group Plc (BOK) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by HSBC Holdings plcBooker Group Plc (BOK) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 13 at 2:32 PM
Booker Group 24-Week Pre-Tax Profit, Sales Up - Quick FactsBooker Group 24-Week Pre-Tax Profit, Sales Up - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - October 12 at 10:34 PM
Booker profit up even as tobacco sales decline - MarketWatchBooker profit up even as tobacco sales decline - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - October 12 at 5:29 PM
Record-breaking German stock index tops 13,000 pointsRecord-breaking German stock index tops 13,000 points
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 5:29 PM
Edited Transcript of BOK.L earnings conference call or presentation 12-Oct-17 7:30am GMTEdited Transcript of BOK.L earnings conference call or presentation 12-Oct-17 7:30am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 5:29 PM
Booker Group Plc (BOK) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesBooker Group Plc (BOK) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 12 at 8:08 AM
Booker sees Tesco deal closing in early 2018Booker sees Tesco deal closing in early 2018
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 4:16 AM
Convenience retailer Nisas CEO leaves during takeover talksConvenience retailer Nisa's CEO leaves during takeover talks
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 1:41 PM
[$$] Big grocers take aim at UKs local corner shops[$$] Big grocers take aim at UK's local corner shops
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 5:02 PM
Booker Group Plc (BOK) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesBooker Group Plc (BOK) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 8:40 AM
Booker Group Plc (BOK) Receives Sell Rating from Shore CapitalBooker Group Plc (BOK) Receives Sell Rating from Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 11:34 PM
Tesco, Booker defend tie-up plan, say suppliers will benefitTesco, Booker defend tie-up plan, say suppliers will benefit
www.reuters.com - August 25 at 2:51 AM
Invesco Ltd. : Form 8.3 - Booker Group PlcInvesco Ltd. : Form 8.3 - Booker Group Plc
globenewswire.com - August 25 at 2:50 AM
Booker Group Plc (BOK) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesBooker Group Plc (BOK) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 23 at 8:37 AM
Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesBooker Group Plc (LON:BOK) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 29 at 8:39 AM
HSBC Holdings plc Reaffirms Buy Rating for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)HSBC Holdings plc Reaffirms Buy Rating for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 22 at 6:29 PM
Tescos Booker deal to undergo more investigationTesco's Booker deal to undergo more investigation
www.marketwatch.com - July 12 at 3:48 AM
Tescos Booker Deal Faces In-Depth Probe on Overlap ConcernsTesco's Booker Deal Faces In-Depth Probe on Overlap Concerns
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 3:48 AM
UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 5 - NasdaqUK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 5 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 5 at 10:27 PM
[$$] Tesco climbs as Booker target delivers growth[$$] Tesco climbs as Booker target delivers growth
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 5:21 PM
Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by BrokeragesBooker Group Plc (LON:BOK) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 8:46 AM
Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by HSBC Holdings plcBooker Group Plc (LON:BOK) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 8:08 PM
[$$] Tesco seeks to speed up competition probe into Booker deal[$$] Tesco seeks to speed up competition probe into Booker deal
finance.yahoo.com - July 2 at 4:23 PM
Tescos UK sales rise 2.3% on food boost - MarketWatchTesco's UK sales rise 2.3% on food boost - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - June 16 at 3:53 AM
Booker Group FY Profit, Sales Rise; Board Recommends Special Dividend - NasdaqBooker Group FY Profit, Sales Rise; Board Recommends Special Dividend - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 18 at 11:39 AM
It’s time to consider buying Tesco plc againIt’s time to consider buying Tesco plc again
www.fool.co.uk - April 21 at 4:06 PM
[$$] Tesco boss runs into wholesale problems[$$] Tesco boss runs into wholesale problems
www.ft.com - March 31 at 4:07 PM

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