Booker Group Plc Company Profile (LON:BOK)

About Booker Group Plc

Booker Group Plc 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: BOK
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $2.51
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $195.957
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $181.750
  • 52-Week Range: £17,695,990 - GBX 160
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 26.902
  • P/E Growth: 0.000
  • Market Cap: $3595.05B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,769,599,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 213

Analysts' Ratings History for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/20/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 198View Rating Details
2/15/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyGBX 250View Rating Details
1/31/2017S&P Global IncReiterated RatingHoldGBX 215View Rating Details
1/30/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
1/30/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 213View Rating Details
1/27/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 200 -> GBX 225View 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
9/14/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 216View Rating Details
1/12/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutralGBX 214 -> GBX 170View Rating Details
11/28/2015JP Morgan Asian Investment Trust PlcReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 200View Rating Details
10/15/2015Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqualwt/In-LineGBX 160View Rating Details
10/15/2015Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 150View Rating Details
5/22/2015Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 189 -> GBX 195View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.02 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/13/2016GBX 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
10/15/2015GBX 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
10/16/2014GBX 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

Insider Trading History for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)
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

Latest Headlines for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)
DateHeadline
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoBT hit weighs on hedge fund Lansdowne's January returns - letter (LON:BOK)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 25 at 2:01 AM
News IconActive Trading Watch on Shares of Booker Group PLC (BOK.L) - Rives Journal (LON:BOK)
rivesjournal.com - February 24 at 12:58 PM
News IconTechnical Levels in View For Booker Group PLC (BOK.L) - Searcy News (LON:BOK)
searcysentinel.com - February 23 at 8:56 PM
News IconStock Numbers: Checking on Shares of Booker Group PLC (LSE:BOK) - Benton Bulletin (LON:BOK)
bentonbulletin.com - February 23 at 8:56 PM
News IconMarket Focus: Checking Indicators on Shares of Booker Group PLC (BOK.L) - BVN (LON:BOK)
bvnewsjournal.com - February 22 at 4:05 PM
News IconMarket Check: Narrowing in on Shares of Booker Group PLC (LSE:BOK) - Baldwin Journal (LON:BOK)
baldwinjournal.com - February 22 at 4:05 PM
News IconVolatility Watch on Shares of Booker Group PLC (LSE:BOK) - Baxter Review (LON:BOK)
baxternewsreview.com - February 21 at 12:03 PM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – BNP Paribas Reiterates Underperform on Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) (LON:BOK)
marketexclusive.com - February 20 at 11:30 AM
News IconBT hit weighs on hedge fund Lansdowne's January returns - letter - euronews (LON:BOK)
www.euronews.com - February 17 at 6:10 PM
News IconShares to Watch: Indicator Update on Booker Group PLC (BOK.L) - Searcy News (LON:BOK)
searcysentinel.com - February 17 at 6:10 PM
News IconInvestor Watch: Volatility Review for Booker Group PLC (LSE:BOK) - Benton Bulletin (LON:BOK)
bentonbulletin.com - February 16 at 8:49 AM
News IconUnder the Lens: Stock Update on Booker Group PLC (LSE:BOK) - Midway Monitor (LON:BOK)
midwaymonitor.com - February 16 at 8:49 AM
News IconTrading Radar: Checking Technicals for Booker Group PLC (BOK.L) - Rives Journal (LON:BOK)
rivesjournal.com - February 13 at 9:32 PM
News IconMeasuring the Levels on Shares of Booker Group PLC (BOK.L) - The Standard (LON:BOK)
6milestandard.com - February 10 at 3:30 PM
News IconInvesting Focus: Indicators in View on Shares of Booker Group PLC (BOK.L) - Baldwin Journal (LON:BOK)
baldwinjournal.com - February 9 at 4:11 PM
News IconStock Focus: Checking Levels on Booker Group PLC (BOK.L) - Davidson Register (LON:BOK)
davidsonregister.com - February 8 at 3:02 AM
News IconTrading Scout: Watching Shares of Booker Group PLC (BOK.L) - Sherwood Daily (LON:BOK)
sherwooddaily.com - February 6 at 4:00 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoIs this Footsie growth stock finally a buy following recent M&A news? (LON:BOK)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 4:00 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoForm 8.3 - Booker Group PLC (LON:BOK)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 3:53 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Tesco's 'merger' looks more like an expensive succession plan (LON:BOK)
www.ft.com - January 30 at 3:53 PM
capitalcube.com logoBooker Group Plc: Leads amongst peers with strong fundamentals (LON:BOK)
www.capitalcube.com - January 30 at 3:53 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Tesco to Buy Food Wholesaler Booker for $4.7 Billion (LON:BOK)
www.wsj.com - January 29 at 8:58 PM
News IconBooker Group PLC (LON:BOK) Issued With 'Buy' Rating At Peel Hunt (LON:BOK)
xboxonezone.com - January 28 at 3:58 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Tesco looks to tighten grip on British food with Booker purchase (LON:BOK)
www.ft.com - January 27 at 4:57 PM
ft.com logo[$$] EasyJet slips amid fears of dividend cut (LON:BOK)
www.ft.com - January 27 at 4:57 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoTesco PLC and Booker Group plc agree on merger terms - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:BOK)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - January 27 at 2:44 AM
bloomberg.com logoTesco Agrees to Buy Wholesaler Booker for About $4.6 Billion (LON:BOK)
www.bloomberg.com - January 27 at 2:44 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] Tesco to Buy Booker for $4.7 Billion (LON:BOK)
www.wsj.com - January 27 at 2:44 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoTesco to buy UK wholesaler Booker for 3.7 bln stg (LON:BOK)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 27 at 2:44 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoTesco to buy Booker for 3.7 billion pounds (LON:BOK)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - January 27 at 2:44 AM
News IconTrading Roundup: Checking Technicals for Booker Group PLC (BOK.L) - Springdale Times (LON:BOK)
springdaletimes.com - January 26 at 3:00 AM
News IconCheck on Average Directional Index for Booker Group PLC (BOK.L) - Springdale Times (LON:BOK)
springdaletimes.com - January 25 at 10:00 PM
News IconTrading Review: Technical Survey on Shares of Booker Group PLC (BOK.L) - Springdale Times (LON:BOK)
springdaletimes.com - January 24 at 4:31 PM
News IconChecking the Charts for Booker Group PLC (BOK.L) - Springdale Times (LON:BOK)
springdaletimes.com - January 23 at 3:51 PM
News IconTechnical Watch on These Shares: Booker Group PLC (BOK.L) - Springdale Times (LON:BOK)
springdaletimes.com - January 20 at 3:07 AM
News IconTracking Williams %R for Booker Group PLC (BOK.L) - Springdale Times (LON:BOK)
springdaletimes.com - January 17 at 9:31 AM
rttnews.com logoBooker Group 16-week LFL Sales Up 3.2% - Quick Facts (LON:BOK)
www.rttnews.com - January 13 at 2:18 AM
News IconMolly Sims and husband welcome baby boy (LON:BOK)
vouxmagazine.com - January 12 at 4:14 PM
finanznachrichten.de logoBooker Group 16-week LFL Sales Up 3.2% (LON:BOK)
www.finanznachrichten.de - January 12 at 4:14 PM
News IconBooker same-store sales up; on track to meet views (LON:BOK)
flapship.com - January 12 at 4:14 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoShould you buy Debenhams plc & Booker Group plc after 5% sales growth? (LON:BOK)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 4:14 PM
News IconInvestec Capital Reiterated Booker Group PLC (LON:BOK) As 'Buy' - UK Market News (LON:BOK)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 11 at 9:26 PM
News IconInvestec Gives Booker Group PLC Price Target With Potential 14.94% Upside - UK Market News (LON:BOK)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 11 at 4:25 PM
News IconBooker Group PLC (LON:BOK) Receives 'Buy' Rating From Brokers At HSBC - UK Market News (LON:BOK)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 7 at 4:32 PM
News IconIf it's January, it must be time for a supermarket price war - MENAFN.COM (LON:BOK)
menafn.com - January 4 at 9:59 PM
News IconBooker Group PLC (LON:BOK) Receives 'Neutral' Rating From Brokers At Exane BNP Paribas - UK Market News (LON:BOK)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 4 at 7:07 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Booker Group Plc : January 3, 2017 (LON:BOK)
www.capitalcube.com - January 3 at 5:17 PM
capitalcube.com logoBooker Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BOK-GB : January 2, 2017 (LON:BOK)
www.capitalcube.com - January 2 at 4:21 PM
News IconFCF Score Review for Booker Group PLC (LSE:BOK) - The Business Journal (LON:BOK)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 21 at 3:39 PM
News IconAnalyst Coverage Updates – Booker Group (LON:BOK) - NewsDen (LON:BOK)
newsden.net - December 20 at 8:00 AM

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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 announced a dividend on Thursday, October 13th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 27th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.63 per share on Friday, November 25th. This represents a yield of 0.34%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 27th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

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

10 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices 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 in the next year.

When will Booker Group Plc announce their earnings?

Booker Group Plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May, 18th 2017.

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 200.80.


Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff