J Sainsbury plc Company Profile (LON:SBRY)

About J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY)

J Sainsbury plc logoJ Sainsbury plc is engaged in grocery-related retailing and retail banking. The Company's segments include Retailing; Financial services, and Property investments. The Retailing segment is engaged in the operation of supermarkets and convenience. The Financial services segment includes the operations of Sainsbury's Bank plc (Sainsbury's Bank). The Property investments segment includes the Company's joint ventures with the British Land Company PLC and Land Securities Group PLC. The Company has approximately 2,000 food suppliers and over 1,000 non-food suppliers. The Company offers over 15,000 own-brand products and has approximately 770 convenience stores. The Company offers groceries under various categories, such as fruit and veg, meat and fish, dairy, chilled, bakery, frozen, food cupboard, drinks, health and beauty, baby, household, pet and home. Sainsbury's Bank provides a range of products, including insurances, credit cards, savings and loans.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Non-Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Supermarkets & Convenience Stores
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:SBRY
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.j-sainsbury.co.uk
  • Market Cap: £5.41 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,183,845,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 239.62
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 252.78
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 224.10 - GBX 283.60
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.92
  • P/E Growth: 4.52
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £26.22 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.21
  • Book Value: GBX 3.15 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.79
  • Dividend Yield: 4.1%
  • EBITDA: £1.06 billion
  • Net Margins: 0.57%
  • Return on Equity: 2.28%
  • Return on Assets: 0.86%
  • Average Volume: 8.62 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY)

What is J Sainsbury plc's stock symbol?

J Sainsbury plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SBRY."

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

J Sainsbury plc declared a dividend on Wednesday, May 3rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 11th will be paid a dividend of GBX 6.60 per share on Friday, July 7th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.36%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 11th. This is an increase from J Sainsbury plc's previous dividend of $3.60. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View J Sainsbury plc's Dividend History.

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

15 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for J Sainsbury plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 200 to GBX 305. On average, they anticipate J Sainsbury plc's stock price to reach GBX 259.57 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for J Sainsbury plc.

Who are some of J Sainsbury plc's key competitors?

Who are J Sainsbury plc's key executives?

J Sainsbury plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Mike Coupe, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Kevin O'Byrne, Chief Financial Officer, Director
  • John Rogers, Chief Executive Officer - Sainsbury's Argos, Director
  • Peter L. Griffiths, Chief Executive Officer - Sainsbury’s Bank
  • Angie Risley, Group Human Resources Director
  • Jon Hartland, Acting Retail and Operations Director
  • Paul Mills-Hicks, Food Commercial Director
  • Richard Newsome, Acting Digital and Technology Director
  • Simon John Roberts, Retail and Operations Director
  • Tim Fallowfield, Company Secretary, Corporate Services Director

How do I buy J Sainsbury plc stock?

Shares of J Sainsbury 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 J Sainsbury plc's stock price today?

One share of J Sainsbury plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 247.70.

MarketBeat Community Rating for J Sainsbury plc (LON SBRY)
Community Ranking:  1.3 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  533 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,489 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,022
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about J Sainsbury 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 J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 8 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.07)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 259.57
Consensus Price Target History for J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY)
Price Target History for J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY)
Analysts' Ratings History for J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/23/2017Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetHoldGBX 260 -> GBX 250View Rating Details
10/20/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 295View Rating Details
10/18/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
10/18/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
10/3/2017Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 300View Rating Details
9/20/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 305View Rating Details
9/13/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 250View Rating Details
9/6/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingReduceView Rating Details
9/1/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 260 -> GBX 240View Rating Details
7/5/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 200View Rating Details
7/3/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Lower Price TargetSellGBX 205 -> GBX 200View Rating Details
3/17/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
1/11/2017AlphaValueReiterated RatingAddGBX 295View Rating Details
11/18/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 290View Rating Details
11/2/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 250View Rating Details
6/1/2016Haitong BankReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 235View Rating Details
4/14/2016NomuraReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 250View Rating Details
3/3/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 330View Rating Details
2/2/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/8/2016Grupo SantanderReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 235View Rating Details
11/25/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings Estimates for J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $18.88 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for J Sainsbury plc (LON SBRY)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/3/2017GBX 6.602.36%5/11/20175/11/20177/7/2017
11/9/2016GBX 3.601.51%11/17/201611/17/20161/4/2017
5/4/2016GBX 8.103.02%5/12/20165/12/20167/8/2016
11/11/2015GBX 41.58%11/19/201511/19/20151/4/2016
5/6/2015GBX 8.203.08%5/14/20155/14/20157/10/2015
11/12/2014GBX 51.88%11/20/201411/20/20141/2/2015
5/7/2014GBX 12.303.79%5/14/20145/14/20147/11/2014
11/13/2013GBX 51.21%11/20/201311/20/20131/3/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY)
Insider Trades by Quarter for J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY)
Insider Trades by Quarter for J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/5/2017John RogersInsiderBuy48GBX 243£116.64
9/5/2017John RogersInsiderBuy48GBX 236£113.28
8/10/2017John RogersInsiderBuy47GBX 246£115.62
7/13/2017John RogersInsiderBuy47GBX 247£116.09
6/15/2017John RogersInsiderBuy43GBX 265£113.95
5/18/2017John RogersInsiderBuy43GBX 269£115.67
5/16/2017John RogersInsiderBuy21,839GBX 266£58,091.74
5/11/2017Jean TomlinInsiderBuy3,100GBX 265£8,215
5/4/2017Michael Andrew CoupeInsiderSell86,095GBX 259£222,986.05
4/20/2017John RogersInsiderBuy43GBX 266£114.38
3/23/2017John RogersInsiderBuy44GBX 264£116.16
2/23/2017John RogersInsiderBuy42GBX 267£112.14
1/26/2017John RogersInsiderBuy45GBX 257£115.65
12/29/2016John RogersInsiderBuy46GBX 249£114.54
12/1/2016Ed BarkerInsiderBuy50GBX 229£114.50
11/22/2016Ed BarkerInsiderSell21,894GBX 237£51,888.78
11/21/2016Ed BarkerInsiderSell19,490GBX 235£45,801.50
11/3/2016John RogersInsiderBuy44GBX 262£115.28
10/6/2016John RogersInsiderBuy47GBX 245£115.15
9/8/2016Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy46GBX 245£112.70
8/11/2016Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy50GBX 234£117
8/3/2016Cassin ,BrianInsiderBuy25,000GBX 222£55,500
7/29/2016Tyler,David AInsiderBuy25,000GBX 223£55,750
7/28/2016Harris,MaryInsiderBuy13,119GBX 227£29,780.13
7/14/2016Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy49GBX 232£113.68
6/16/2016Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy50GBX 230£115
5/19/2016Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy46GBX 3GBX 138
5/11/2016Keens,David WInsiderBuy100,000GBX 263£263,000
5/5/2016Coupe,Michael AndrewInsiderSell66,327GBX 269£178,419.63
4/21/2016Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy39GBX 291£113.49
3/24/2016Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy42GBX 276£115.92
2/25/2016Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy46GBX 252£115.92
1/28/2016Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy48GBX 237£113.76
1/4/2016Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy45GBX 255£114.75
12/3/2015Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy45GBX 255£114.75
11/5/2015Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy42GBX 277£116.34
10/8/2015Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy42GBX 241£101.22
9/10/2015Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy48GBX 241£115.68
8/13/2015Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy45GBX 254£114.30
7/24/2015Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy43GBX 267£114.81
7/14/2015Harris,MaryInsiderBuy404GBX 258£1,042.32
6/19/2015Rogers,JohnInsiderBuy44GBX 2.63GBX 115.72
6/10/2015Michael Andrew CoupeInsiderSell37,656GBX 260.90£98,244.50
5/6/2015John RogersInsiderSell51,894GBX 264.50£137,259.63
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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This page was last updated on 10/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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