Associated British Foods plc Company Profile (NASDAQ:ASBFY)

About Associated British Foods plc

Associated British Foods plc logoAssociated British Foods plc is an international food, ingredients and retail company. The Company's segments include grocery, sugar, agriculture, ingredients and retail. Its geographical segments include the United Kingdom, Europe and Africa, the Americas and Asia Pacific. The grocery segment manufactures grocery products, including hot beverages, sugar and sweeteners, vegetable oils, bread and baked goods, cereals, ethnic foods, herbs and spices, and meat products, which are sold to retail, wholesale and foodservice businesses. The sugar segment is engaged in growing and processing of sugar beet and sugar cane for sale to industrial users. The agriculture segment manufactures animal feeds and the provision of other products and services for the agriculture sector. The ingredients segment manufactures bakers yeast, bakery ingredients and enzymes, among others. The retail segment buys and merchandises value clothing and accessories through the Primark and Penneys retail chains.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: ASBFY
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $32.59
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $31.81
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $33.96
  • 52-Week Range: $29.84 - $50.29
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.17
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.63
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $25.75B
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Associated British Foods plc (NASDAQ:ASBFY) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 10 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Associated British Foods plc (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/26/2017BNP ParibasDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
1/15/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/12/2017Numis Securities LtdDowngradeBuy -> AddView Rating Details
11/11/2016Societe GeneraleUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
11/9/2016Kepler Capital MarketsUpgradeReduce -> HoldView Rating Details
10/21/2016Jefferies Group LLCUpgradeUnderperform -> HoldView Rating Details
8/31/2016Berenberg BankDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
8/31/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/30/2016RBC Capital MarketsUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
7/8/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/23/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightView Rating Details
5/25/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/4/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightView Rating Details
2/24/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
2/22/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
2/22/2016NomuraReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
12/3/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuy -> SellView Rating Details
11/4/2015Davy ResearchReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
6/23/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
3/3/2015InvestecInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Associated British Foods plc (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
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Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Associated British Foods plc (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.43 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.66 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Associated British Foods plc (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Associated British Foods plc (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
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Headlines

Latest Headlines for Associated British Foods plc (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
DateHeadline
News IconGeorgia Healthcare Group PLC's (GHG) Add Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities Ltd (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.graffiotech.com - February 16 at 8:32 AM
News IconRecent Broker Updates On Associated British Foods (LON:ABF) (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
cloudhostinghq.net - February 16 at 8:32 AM
trustnet.com logoBroker Forecast - Shore Capital issues a broker note on Associated British Foods PLC (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.trustnet.com - February 16 at 8:32 AM
4-traders.com logoAssociated British Foods : *SHORE CAPITAL RAISES AB FOODS TO 'BUY' ('HOLD') (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.4-traders.com - February 16 at 8:32 AM
4-traders.com logoAssociated British Foods : Primark sees plenty of scope to expand German business - AB Foods CFO (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.4-traders.com - February 13 at 9:11 PM
capitalcube.com logoAssociated British Foods Plc : ASBFY-US: Dividend Analysis : December 16th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : February 1, 2017 (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.capitalcube.com - February 1 at 3:47 PM
News IconAssociated British Foods (ASBFY) is Downgraded by Exane BNP Paribas to " Underperform" (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
perspectivabetica.com - January 28 at 8:41 PM
News IconAnalysts Update Their Price Target On British Land Company PLC (BTLCY) (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
larampadinapoli.com - January 28 at 2:51 AM
News IconAssociated British Foods plc's (ABF) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
xboxonezone.com - January 28 at 2:51 AM
4-traders.com logoAssociated British Foods : Ventiv Technology Brings Software Solution to Associated British Foods plc (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.4-traders.com - January 26 at 9:00 PM
News IconVentiv Technology Brings Software Solution to Associated British Foods plc (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.ssuchronicle.com - January 25 at 8:46 PM
News IconAssociated British Foods reiterated as Equal-weight By Barclays (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
thecelebritytruth.com - January 25 at 8:46 PM
News IconBarclays Capital Reiterated British American Tobacco PLC (LON:BATS) As 'Equal Weight' (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
baddgoddess.com - January 24 at 4:04 PM
News IconAssociated British Foods plc 21.3% Potential Upside Indicated by Barclays Capital (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
vouxmagazine.com - January 24 at 4:04 PM
live-pr.com logo"Associated British Foods plc - Strategy, SWOT and Corporate Finance Report" is now available at Fast Market Research (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.live-pr.com - January 23 at 3:43 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoGood Christmas trading unlikely to save the AB Foods’ share price (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - January 23 at 3:43 PM
News IconThe British American Tobacco plc's (BATS) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Citigroup Inc (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
flapship.com - January 23 at 3:43 PM
thestreet.com logoEuropean Stock Markets Mixed on Inauguration Day (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.thestreet.com - January 20 at 4:39 PM
News IconBarclays Capital Reiterated Associated British Foods PLC (LON:ABF) As 'Equal Weight' (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
lasignare.com - January 15 at 3:36 PM
News IconStruggling pound brings sales boost for Primark (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
myhealthbowl.com - January 14 at 3:37 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoAssociated British Foods downgraded by Numis (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 12 at 3:40 PM
News IconBroker Forecast - Numis issues a broker note on Associated British Foods PLC (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.youinvest.co.uk - January 12 at 3:40 PM
News IconAB Foods logs 22% rise in Primark sales (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
prensariotiretail.com - January 12 at 3:40 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoPrimark and sugar dress up sweet end to 2016 for AB Foods (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - January 12 at 3:40 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoShould you buy downmarket Associated British Foods plc after today’s results, or upmarket Burberry Group plc? (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 3:40 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoDay ahead: Christmas retail merry-go-round continues with M&S, Primark-owner AB Foods, and Tesco (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - January 11 at 3:54 PM
thestreet.com logoIt Looks Like Mother Nature Ruined Profits for U.K. Retailers (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.thestreet.com - January 6 at 3:46 PM
thestreet.com logoNext Stock Plummets on Profit Warning as British Retailers Struggle (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.thestreet.com - January 4 at 3:46 PM
thestreet.com logoB&M Stock Surges as British Consumers Flock to Value Retailers (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.thestreet.com - January 4 at 3:46 PM
News IconInchcape PLC (LON:INCH) Receives Buy Rating From Deutsche Bank Analysts (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
viveremilano.biz - January 3 at 8:35 AM
News IconDunelm Group plc's (DNLM) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank AG (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
prensariotiretail.com - January 3 at 8:35 AM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – Deutsche Bank AG Reiterates Buy on Associated British Foods plc (LON:ABF) (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
marketexclusive.com - December 20 at 8:35 AM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – Kepler Capital Markets Reiterates Hold on Associated British Foods plc (LON:ABF) (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
marketexclusive.com - December 15 at 3:16 PM
4-traders.com logoASSOCIATED BRITISH FOODS PLC : ex-dividend day for final dividend (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.4-traders.com - December 14 at 9:23 PM
News IconGreencore Group PLC (LON:GNC) Receives Buy Rating From Berenberg Analysts (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
canalcncarauca.com - December 14 at 4:22 PM
News IconAssociated British Foods to invest Rs. 450 million in fully-owned subsidiary in Sri Lanka (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.island.lk - December 11 at 8:28 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoAB Foods Continues To Expect Progress In Full Year Adjusted Earnings (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.morningstar.co.uk - December 9 at 3:41 PM
News IconAssociated British Foods invests Rs. 450 m in fully-owned subsidiary in Sri Lanka (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.ft.lk - December 8 at 2:15 AM
sbwire.com logoGlobal Baking Ingredients Market - Associated British Foods Limited, Cargill, Inc, Royal DSM N.V., Kerry Group Plc, Corbian N.V. (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.sbwire.com - December 6 at 12:36 PM
thestreet.com logoNovember Retail Sales Muted in U.K. Despite Black Friday (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.thestreet.com - December 6 at 12:36 PM
4-traders.com logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: AB Foods Chairman Sinclair Ups Interest (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.4-traders.com - November 24 at 12:43 PM
capitalcube.com logoAssociated British Foods Plc :ASBFY-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : November 22, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.capitalcube.com - November 22 at 12:32 PM
capitalcube.com logoAssociated British Foods Plc :ASBFY-US: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended September 30, 2016 : November 22, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.capitalcube.com - November 22 at 12:32 PM
4-traders.com logoAssociated British Foods : *GOLDMAN CUTS AB FOODS PRICE TARGET TO 2600 PENCE - 'NEUTRAL' (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.4-traders.com - November 14 at 3:49 PM
News IconAssociated British Foods plc 5.8% Potential Decrease Indicated by Jefferies International (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
canalcncarauca.com - November 13 at 7:52 AM
News IconAssociated British Foods plc (ASBFY) Raised to Hold at Kepler Capital Markets (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
flapship.com - November 10 at 9:44 PM
News IconAssociated British Foods PLC (ASBFY) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
magseriesusa.net - November 10 at 9:44 PM
nasdaq.com logoAssociated British Foods FY16 Pre-tax Profit Rises; Hikes Dividend - Quick Facts (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.nasdaq.com - November 8 at 2:15 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoPrimark expansion drives revenue growth for AB Foods (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - November 8 at 2:15 PM
wsj.com logoPrimark Plans Expansion as Operating Profit Beats Views (NASDAQ:ASBFY)
www.wsj.com - November 8 at 2:15 PM

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What is Associated British Foods plc's stock symbol?

Associated British Foods plc trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ASBFY."

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Shares of Associated British Foods plc can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Associated British Foods plc stock cost?

One share of Associated British Foods plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.59.

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Last Updated on 2/22/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff