Safeway Company Profile (NYSE:SWY)

About Safeway

Safeway logoSafeway Inc., is an food and drug retail company. The Company owns and operates Operating Company, LLC, an online grocery channel doing business under the names and Blackhawk, a majority-owned subsidiary of Safeway, is a prepaid payment network utilizing proprietary technology to offer gift cards, other prepaid products and payment services. Blackhawk's payment network supports its three primary constituents: consumers who purchase the products and services Blackhawk offers, content providers who offer branded products that are redeemable for goods and services, and distribution partners who sell the products. Blackhawk's product offerings include gift cards, prepaid telecom products and prepaid financial services products, including general purpose reloadable cards and Blackhawk's reload network.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Food & Staples Retailing
  • Sub-Industry: Food Retail
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: SWY
  • CUSIP: 78651420
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $0.00
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $0
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $0
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0
  • Market Cap: $N/A
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Safeway (NYSE:SWY) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Safeway (NYSE:SWY)
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Earnings History for Safeway (NYSE:SWY)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/15/2014$0.10$0.04$8.41 billion$8.31 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/22/2014$0.27$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2014$0.18$0.06$8.26 billion$8.26 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q4$0.48$0.53$11.48 billion$11.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/10/2013Q313$0.18$0.10$8.53 billion$8.62 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/18/2013Q2 2013$0.50$0.51$10.45 billion$8.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.36$0.35$10.16 billion$9.99 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q4 2012$0.75$0.94$13.70 billion$13.77 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/11/2012Q312$0.43$0.45$10.24 billion$10.05 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$0.48$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.30$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.64$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.40$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.28$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.57$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Safeway (NYSE:SWY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.03 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Safeway (NYSE:SWY)
Annual Dividend:$0.00
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:12 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Safeway (NYSE:SWY)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Safeway (NYSE:SWY)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/28/2013Kelly P GriffithEVPSell11,000$36.26$398,860.00View SEC Filing  
10/25/2013Diane M DietzEVPSell50,000$36.50$1,825,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Diane M DietzEVPSell50,000$36.00$1,800,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2013Diane M DietzEVPSell193,000$35.47$6,845,710.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2013Russell M JacksonSVPSell2,824$35.26$99,574.24View SEC Filing  
10/17/2013Jerry TidwellSVPSell25,000$33.06$826,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/16/2013David R SternSVPSell5,000$32.95$164,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/11/2013Robert EdwardsCEOSell273,000$33.26$9,079,980.00View SEC Filing  
10/11/2013Robert GordonSVPSell135,000$33.26$4,490,100.00View SEC Filing  
9/24/2013Melissa PlaisanceSVPSell54,000$32.00$1,728,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2013Jerry TidwellSVPSell27,500$31.25$859,375.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2013Larree RendaEVPSell293,000$31.00$9,083,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2013Donald WrightSVPSell102,000$31.00$3,162,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2013Kelly GriffithEVPSell70,000$30.44$2,130,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2013Robert A GordonSVPSell20,000$25.89$517,800.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2013Frank C HerringerDirectorBuy18,000$25.64$461,520.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013David F BondSVPBuy5,000$26.10$130,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013Kelly P GriffithEVPSell134,809$25.94$3,496,945.46View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Jerry TidwellSVPSell8,000$25.39$203,120.00View SEC Filing  
4/11/2013Jerry TidwellSVPSell20,000$26.50$530,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Safeway (NYSE:SWY)
News IconWill Online Grocery Sales Cripple Kroger and Safeway? (NYSE:SWY) - January 30 at 12:37 PM logoWhen Their Shifts End, Uber Drivers Set Up Camp in Parking Lots Across the U.S. (NYSE:SWY) - January 23 at 8:17 AM
News IconThe USDA picks 7 retailers to test food stamp use online - (NYSE:SWY) - January 6 at 7:39 PM logoBRIEF-Albertsons recalls certain bakery products due to possible Salmonella contamination (NYSE:SWY) - December 15 at 11:00 PM logoQuest 'Turnaround' Follows Management Shake-Up, Flat 2015 Sales (NYSE:SWY) - December 14 at 5:19 AM
News IconSmithfield Buys Saag’s Specialty Meats and Farmer John to Diversify Consumer Base (NYSE:SWY) - November 22 at 7:54 PM logo[$$] Morrisons to revive Safeway brand (NYSE:SWY) - November 22 at 12:28 PM logoSafeway buys Andronico’s Community Markets (NYSE:SWY) - November 2 at 5:42 PM logoAlbertsons Updates Finances Again in Most Recent IPO Filing (NYSE:SWY) - October 26 at 7:34 PM
News IconConsumer Staples Sector (NYSE:SWY) - October 24 at 11:18 AM
News IconWoods withdraws from Safeway Open (NYSE:SWY) - October 18 at 7:23 PM logoWhy Treasury And Fed Officials Should Spend More Time At CVS And Safeway (NYSE:SWY) - October 16 at 11:02 AM logoWhy Tiger Woods Won’t Play in the Safeway Open (NYSE:SWY) - October 10 at 4:33 PM logoTiger Woods to withdraw from Safeway Open (NYSE:SWY) - October 10 at 2:28 PM logoSafeway Partners with Sunoco to Bring Popular Gas Rewards Program to East Coast Sunoco Stations (NYSE:SWY) - October 5 at 7:23 PM logoHere's where Safeway is opening new stores in the Bay Area (NYSE:SWY) - September 12 at 6:16 PM logo9 Denver-area Albertsons stores to become Safeway's (NYSE:SWY) - September 7 at 7:41 PM logoSafeway, Albertsons launch delivery service, online ordering in metro Denver (NYSE:SWY) - August 24 at 7:24 PM logoLaura Esserman's latest fight against breast cancer - BioFlash podcast (NYSE:SWY) - August 19 at 11:03 AM logoHepatitis A outbreak gives Hawaii pharmacies a rush of business (NYSE:SWY) - August 19 at 10:37 AM logoStage set for Petrovich-city battle over gas station (NYSE:SWY) - August 18 at 10:44 AM
News IconMayo-gate strikes $120 million, Silicon Valley-backed San Francisco vegan startup (NYSE:SWY) - August 5 at 7:53 PM logoMore than Just Mayo, company runs undercover buyout program to raise popularity (Video) (NYSE:SWY) - August 5 at 11:01 AM logoWell-known Kroger exec who ran recently acquired company retires (NYSE:SWY) - July 12 at 5:00 PM logoRetail Consolidation Is Killing Traditional Consumer Brands (NYSE:SWY) - July 2 at 7:09 PM logoTrader Joe's settles with EPA over greenhouse gas emissions (NYSE:SWY) - June 21 at 1:26 PM logoAs grocers double down on ecommerce, competitive pressure mounts for Publix (NYSE:SWY) - June 21 at 8:22 AM logoTheranos competitor looks to expand test centers in Safeway stores (NYSE:SWY) - June 15 at 7:22 PM logoStornoway Diamond Corp. :SWY-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 1, 2016 (NYSE:SWY) - June 1 at 5:03 PM logoWhy Peter Thiel backs this under-the-radar energy startup - San Francisco Business Times (blog) (NYSE:SWY) - May 26 at 6:25 PM logo[$$] Craving Growth, Walgreens Dismissed Its Doubts About Theranos (NYSE:SWY) - May 25 at 11:08 PM logo[$$] Craving More Growth, Walgreens Dismissed Its Doubts About Theranos (NYSE:SWY) - May 25 at 5:03 PM
News IconA comprehensive guide to consumer staples ETFs - Market Intelligence Center (NYSE:SWY) - May 20 at 6:18 PM
News IconOhio town considers disposable grocery bag fee - WKYC-TV (NYSE:SWY) - May 20 at 9:37 AM logoQuaker Oats Is Recalling Granola Bars for Possible Listeria Contamination - Fortune (NYSE:SWY) - May 17 at 6:11 PM logoMeet the Private Company That Has Changed the Face of the World - Fortune (NYSE:SWY) - May 17 at 10:06 AM logoHow One Entrepreneur Convinced Beyoncé To Invest In Her Startup - Forbes (NYSE:SWY) - May 11 at 4:52 AM logoWhy Our Food Keeps Making Us Sick - Fortune (NYSE:SWY) - May 6 at 6:36 PM logoTrade Joe's Announces More Listeria-Related Food Recalls - Fortune (NYSE:SWY) - May 6 at 5:13 AM logoHot Shark Tank Product Rescued 4 People From Death - Forbes (NYSE:SWY) - May 4 at 11:43 PM logoListeria Infections Lead to Larger Recall at Safeway, Costco - Fortune (NYSE:SWY) - May 3 at 6:40 PM logoRegency's Dividend Cushion Leaves Us Skeptical - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:SWY) - April 21 at 6:54 PM logoHow much you can save by avoiding shopping at Whole Foods (NYSE:SWY) - April 19 at 11:45 AM logoThis is how much more it costs to shop at Whole Foods (NYSE:SWY) - April 19 at 7:22 AM logoWegmans Was Just Named the Best Grocery Chain in America - Fortune (NYSE:SWY) - April 14 at 6:55 PM logoRecalled Reser's Salads Were Also Sold as Walmart and Safeway Brands - Fortune (NYSE:SWY) - April 12 at 11:59 PM logoKeep CALM And Cal-Maine On! - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:SWY) - April 5 at 11:50 PM logoVillage Farms: Rare Undervalued Equity Investment Opportunity In The AgTech Sector - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:SWY) - April 5 at 11:50 PM logoTheranos rival offering lab tests in Arizona Safeway stores (NYSE:SWY) - November 30 at 7:15 PM logoOne of Theranos’ blood-testing rivals nabbed a deal with Safeway (NYSE:SWY) - November 30 at 2:57 PM


What is Safeway's stock symbol?

Safeway trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SWY."

How do I buy Safeway stock?

Shares of Safeway 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 Safeway stock cost?

One share of Safeway stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.62.

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Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by Staff