Kingfisher plc Company Profile (LON:KGF)

About Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF)

Kingfisher plc logoKingfisher plc is engaged in the supply of home improvement products and services through a network of retail stores and other channels, located mainly in the United Kingdom and continental Europe. The Company's segments include France, UK & Ireland, and Other International. The Other International segment consists of Poland, Spain, Portugal, Germany, Russia, Romania and the joint venture Koctas Yapi Marketleri Ticaret A.S. (Koctas) in Turkey. Its brands include B&Q, Castorama, Brico Depot and Screwfix. B&Q is a garden center retailer. B&Q operates approximately 300 stores and offers over 40,000 products. Castorama's stores provide over 50,000 home and garden products in France, Poland and Russia. Castorama operates over 100 stores. Brico Depot offers customers a choice of over 10,500 do it yourself (DIY) and renovation products. Brico Depot operates approximately 120 stores. Screwfix is a supplier of trade tools, plumbing, electrical, bathrooms and kitchen products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Home Improvement Products & Services Retailers
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:KGF
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £6.72 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,173,094,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 299.18
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 312.32
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 269.60 - GBX 371.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.57
  • P/E Growth: 1.48
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £11.48 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.57
  • Book Value: GBX 3.07 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.99
  • Dividend Yield: 4.9%
  • EBITDA: £929 million
  • Net Margins: 4.91%
  • Return on Equity: 8.72%
  • Return on Assets: 5.67%
  • Average Volume: 9.65 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF)

What is Kingfisher plc's stock symbol?

Kingfisher plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "KGF."

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

Kingfisher plc declared a dividend on Wednesday, September 20th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 5th will be given a dividend of GBX 3.33 per share on Friday, November 10th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 5th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Kingfisher plc's Dividend History.

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

15 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Kingfisher plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 260 to GBX 410. On average, they anticipate Kingfisher plc's stock price to reach GBX 320.85 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Kingfisher plc.

Who are some of Kingfisher plc's key competitors?

Who are Kingfisher plc's key executives?

Kingfisher plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Veronique Laury, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Karen Witts, Chief Financial Officer, Non-Executive Director
  • Jean-Paul Constant, Chief Sales & Retail Operations officer
  • Alastair Robertson, Chief People Officer
  • Arja Taaveniku, Chief Offer and Supply Chain Officer
  • Steve Willett, Chief Digital & IT Officer
  • Pierre Woreczek, Chief Customer Officer
  • Paul Moore, Group Company Secretary
  • Andy Cosslett, Designate Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Pascal Cagni, Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Kingfisher plc stock?

Shares of Kingfisher 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 Kingfisher plc's stock price today?

One share of Kingfisher plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 303.40.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Kingfisher plc (LON KGF)
Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  608 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,054 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,662
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kingfisher 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 Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.73)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 320.85
Consensus Price Target History for Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF)
Price Target History for Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF)
Analysts' Ratings History for Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/6/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 288View Rating Details
9/27/2017HSBC Holdings plcLower Price TargetBuyGBX 440 -> GBX 380View Rating Details
9/26/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 310View Rating Details
9/21/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 325View Rating Details
9/21/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/21/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 325 -> GBX 330View Rating Details
9/21/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweightView Rating Details
9/20/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
9/8/2017Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHoldGBX 355 -> GBX 325View Rating Details
8/17/2017InvestecReiterated RatingSellGBX 268View Rating Details
7/12/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeOverweightGBX 290 -> GBX 380View Rating Details
4/3/2017BNP ParibasLower Price TargetUnderperformGBX 315 -> GBX 260View Rating Details
3/23/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
3/22/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 330View Rating Details
3/22/2017Haitong BankReiterated RatingSellGBX 275View Rating Details
9/21/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 362View Rating Details
8/18/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 275View Rating Details
5/20/2016Davy ResearchReiterated RatingUnderperformView Rating Details
4/6/2016Charles StanleyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/14/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 420View Rating Details
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingAddGBX 381View Rating Details
3/9/2016NomuraReiterated RatingReduceGBX 335View Rating Details
1/21/2016Bank of America CorporationUpgradeBuyGBX 380View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF)
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Earnings Estimates for Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $24.16 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Kingfisher plc (LON KGF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/20/2017GBX 3.331.12%10/5/201710/5/201711/10/2017
3/22/2017GBX 7.152.18%5/4/20175/4/20176/19/2017
9/20/2016GBX 3.250.88%10/6/201610/6/201611/11/2016
3/23/2016GBX 6.921.86%5/5/20165/5/20166/20/2016
9/15/2015GBX 3.180.91%10/8/201510/8/201511/13/2015
3/31/2015GBX 6.851.89%5/14/20155/14/20156/15/2015
9/10/2014GBX 3.150.98%10/9/201410/9/201411/14/2014
5/29/2014GBX 4.201.06%6/25/20146/25/20147/25/2014
3/25/2014GBX 6.781.58%5/14/20145/14/20146/16/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/16/2017Karen WittsInsiderBuy49GBX 305£149.45
10/3/2017Andrew CosslettInsiderBuy99,802GBX 301£300,404.02
9/15/2017Karen WittsInsiderBuy52GBX 290£150.80
8/15/2017Karen WittsInsiderBuy49GBX 306£149.94
7/17/2017Karen WittsInsiderBuy50GBX 298£149
7/3/2017Karen WittsInsiderSell36,780GBX 304£111,811.20
6/15/2017Karen WittsInsiderBuy50GBX 300£150
5/15/2017Karen WittsInsiderBuy43GBX 346£148.78
3/15/2017Karen WittsInsiderBuy44GBX 339£149.16
2/15/2017Karen WittsInsiderBuy46GBX 331£152.26
1/16/2017Karen WittsInsiderBuy42GBX 350£147
12/15/2016Karen WittsInsiderBuy44GBX 340£149.60
10/17/2016Karen WittsInsiderBuy42GBX 361£151.62
9/27/2016Karen WittsInsiderSell12,652GBX 366£46,306.32
9/15/2016Witts,KarenInsiderBuy41GBX 364£149.24
8/15/2016Witts,KarenInsiderBuy41GBX 364£149.24
7/15/2016Witts,KarenInsiderBuy46GBX 331£152.26
6/27/2016Parekh,RakhiInsiderBuy6,124GBX 335£20,515.40
6/15/2016Witts,KarenInsiderBuy42GBX 352£147.84
5/26/2016Laury,VeroniqueInsiderSell6,226GBX 370£23,036.20
5/16/2016Witts,KarenInsiderBuy42GBX 357£149.94
4/15/2016Witts,KarenInsiderBuy42GBX 360£151.20
3/15/2016Witts,KarenInsiderBuy42GBX 355£149.10
2/15/2016Witts,KarenInsiderBuy45GBX 332£149.40
1/18/2016Witts,KarenInsiderBuy45GBX 334£150.30
12/15/2015Witts,KarenInsiderBuy47GBX 323£151.81
11/16/2015Witts,KarenInsiderBuy44GBX 340£149.60
11/13/2015Witts,KarenInsiderBuy9GBX 346GBX 3,114
10/16/2015Witts,KarenInsiderBuy42GBX 359£150.78
9/16/2015Witts,KarenInsiderBuy43GBX 350£150.50
8/18/2015Witts,KarenInsiderBuy40GBX 370£148
7/17/2015Witts,KarenInsiderBuy41GBX 365£149.65
6/19/2015Witts,KarenInsiderBuy40GBX 3.75GBX 150
5/5/2015Veronique LauryInsiderSell10,250GBX 355.25£36,413.13
4/28/2015Kevin O'ByrneInsiderSell138,513GBX 349.31£483,839.76
4/1/2015Kevin O'ByrneInsiderSell66,000GBX 373.13£246,265.80
1/27/2015Ian CheshireInsiderSell31,000GBX 346.40£107,384
1/22/2015Veronique LauryInsiderBuy100,000GBX 340.15£340,150
1/5/2015Kevin O'ByrneInsiderSell26,000GBX 337.13£87,653.80
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF)
Latest Headlines for Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF)
DateHeadline logoKingfisher plc (KGF) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - October 19 at 6:50 PM logoKaren Witts Purchases 49 Shares of Kingfisher plc (KGF) Stock - October 17 at 7:32 AM logoHusqvarna warns on sales as it reduces ties with major U.S. client - October 16 at 5:07 AM logoKingfisher plc (KGF) Rating Reiterated by J P Morgan Chase & Co - October 7 at 8:02 PM logoKingfisher Plc : KGF-GB: Dividend Analysis : October 06th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 6, 2017 - October 7 at 1:25 AM logoAndrew Cosslett Buys 99,802 Shares of Kingfisher plc (KGF) Stock - October 4 at 7:30 AM logoBefore You Buy Kingfisher plc’s (LSE:KGF), You Should Consider This - October 2 at 12:40 PM logoKingfisher Plc : Undervalued relative to peers, but don’t ignore the other factors - October 2 at 12:40 PM logoKingfisher plc (KGF) PT Lowered to GBX 380 - October 1 at 10:47 AM logoWhy I’d buy this beaten-up dividend stock instead of Centrica plc - September 30 at 4:59 PM logoKingfisher plc (KGF) to Issue GBX 3.33 Dividend - September 30 at 11:20 AM logoKingfisher Plc :KGF-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended July 31, 2017 : September 25, 2017 - September 26 at 9:57 AM logoKingfisher Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : KGF-GB : September 25, 2017 - September 25 at 9:11 AM logoKingfisher plc (KGF) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - September 24 at 6:42 PM logoGoldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Raises Kingfisher plc (KGF) Price Target to GBX 330 - September 23 at 7:14 PM logoBarclays PLC Reiterates Underweight Rating for Kingfisher plc (KGF) - September 23 at 7:14 PM logoJ P Morgan Chase & Co Reiterates Underweight Rating for Kingfisher plc (KGF) - September 23 at 6:36 PM logoKingfisher plc's (KGF) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Beaufort Securities - September 23 at 1:38 PM logoKingfisher plc (KGF) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Numis Securities Ltd - September 23 at 1:08 PM logoEdited Transcript of KGF.L earnings conference call or presentation 20-Sep-17 6:30am GMT - September 21 at 3:48 PM logoKingfisher pretax profit hurt by weak French sales - MarketWatch - September 21 at 8:39 AM logoEdited Transcript of KGF.L earnings conference call or presentation 20-Sep-17 9:00am GMT - September 21 at 8:39 AM logoKingfisher plc (KGF) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Credit Suisse Group - September 20 at 10:16 PM logoKingfisher Profit Down On Weak LFL Sales; Sees Cautious H2, FY Inline With View - September 20 at 4:34 AM logoFTSE 100 edges up as Fed decision takes center stage - September 20 at 4:33 AM logoKingfisher plc (KGF) Insider Purchases £150.80 in Stock - September 15 at 1:22 PM logoKingfisher plc (KGF) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday - September 12 at 1:34 AM logoDeutsche Bank AG Trims Kingfisher plc (KGF) Target Price to GBX 325 - September 9 at 2:28 PM logoKingfisher plc (KGF) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - August 30 at 6:42 PM logoBeaufort Securities Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Kingfisher plc (KGF) - August 20 at 12:50 AM logoKingfisher plc (KGF) Earns "Sell" Rating from Investec - August 17 at 9:00 AM logoInsider Buying: Kingfisher plc (KGF) Insider Buys 49 Shares of Stock - August 16 at 10:28 AM logoFTSE 100 pulls back from 2-month high as miners lose ground - August 8 at 5:44 AM logoKingfisher plc (LON:KGF) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - August 5 at 6:46 PM logoKingfisher plc (KGF) Rating Reiterated by HSBC Holdings plc - July 21 at 8:18 AM logoInsider Buying: Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF) Insider Buys 50 Shares of Stock - July 18 at 1:46 PM logoKingfisher plc (KGF) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - July 11 at 6:48 PM logoKingfisher plc (KGF) Insider Karen Witts Sells 36,780 Shares - July 5 at 4:29 PM logoKingfisher plc's (LON:KGF) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at HSBC Holdings plc - July 1 at 9:26 PM logoKingfisher AGM Approves Resolutions - June 13 at 10:56 PM logoKingfisher Q1 Total Sales Rise, But LFL Sales Down On Weak France; Stock Dips - May 24 at 11:16 AM logoKingfisher quarterly same-store sales decline - MarketWatch - May 24 at 11:16 AM logoGold miners help flip FTSE 100 higher as inflation stays aloft - April 11 at 11:40 AM logoFTSE 100 set for worst week since January as investors eye U.S. health-care bill - March 24 at 9:25 AM logo[$$] Kingfisher: the turn of the screw - March 22 at 6:19 PM logo[$$] French DIY downturn weighs on Kingfisher results - March 22 at 6:19 PM logoKingfisher profit rises, chairman to retire - March 22 at 9:44 AM logoBeware of the cheap valuations at these FTSE 100 stocks - February 28 at 9:36 AM logoIs this FTSE 100 stock ripe for takeover after Unilever plc bid is rejected? - February 20 at 10:25 AM logoAre these the Footsie’s worst stocks for 2017? - December 21 at 6:09 AM


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Kingfisher plc (KGF) Chart for Saturday, October, 21, 2017

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