Associated British Foods Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.05 (+0.17 %)
(As of 07/28/2021 03:53 PM ET)
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Volume15,167 shs
Average Volume32,355 shs
Market Capitalization$22.80 billion
P/E Ratio27.43
Dividend Yield0.24%
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About Associated British Foods

Associated British Foods plc operates as a diversified food, ingredients, and retail company worldwide. It operates through five segments: Grocery, Sugar, Agriculture, Ingredients, and Retail. The Grocery segment manufactures and sells grocery products, including hot beverages, sugar and sweeteners, vegetable oils, balsamic vinegars, bread and baked goods, cereals, ethnic foods, and meat products to retail, wholesale, and foodservice businesses. The Sugar segment is involved in growing, processing, and sale of sugar beet and sugar cane to industrial users. The Agriculture segment manufactures and sells animal feeds; and provides other products and services for the agriculture sector. The Ingredients segment manufactures bakers' yeast, bakery ingredients, enzymes, lipids, yeast extracts, and cereal specialties. The Retail segment is involved in buying and merchandising clothing and accessories through the Primark and Penneys retail chains, which offer womenswear, menswear, children's wear, footwear, accessories, homeware, and skincare products. The company was founded in 1935 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom. Associated British Foods plc is a subsidiary of Wittington Investments Limited.


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1.41 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

147th out of 328 stocks

Private Households Industry

90th out of 383 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Associated British Foods (OTCMKTS:ASBFY) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Associated British Foods a buy right now?

10 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Associated British Foods in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Associated British Foods stock.
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Are investors shorting Associated British Foods?

Associated British Foods saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 8,800 shares, an increase of 151.4% from the June 30th total of 3,500 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 27,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.3 days.
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How has Associated British Foods' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Associated British Foods' stock was trading at $27.37 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, ASBFY shares have increased by 5.2% and is now trading at $28.80.
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How often does Associated British Foods pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Associated British Foods?

Associated British Foods announced a dividend on Saturday, May 29th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 4th will be given a dividend of $0.0864 per share on Friday, July 23rd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.26%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 3rd.
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Is Associated British Foods a good dividend stock?

Associated British Foods pays an annual dividend of $0.07 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.24%. The dividend payout ratio of Associated British Foods is 6.67%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Associated British Foods will have a dividend payout ratio of 3.61% next year. This indicates that Associated British Foods will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are Associated British Foods' key executives?

Associated British Foods' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. George Garfield Weston, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 57, Pay $1.57M)
  • Mr. John George Bason, Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 63, Pay $1.04M)
  • Ms. Sue Whalley, Chief People & Performance Officer
  • Ms. Flic Howard-Allen, Head of External Affairs (Age 60)
  • Ms. Julie Withnall, Group Head of Reward
  • Mr. Paul A. Lister, Company Sec. (Age 57)
  • Mr. Paul Marchant, Chief Exec. Officer of Primark/Penneys

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What is Associated British Foods' stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of Associated British Foods?

Shares of ASBFY can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Associated British Foods' stock price today?

One share of ASBFY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.80.

How much money does Associated British Foods make?

Associated British Foods has a market capitalization of $22.80 billion and generates $18.00 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $580.53 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.05 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Associated British Foods have?

Associated British Foods employs 133,000 workers across the globe.

When was Associated British Foods founded?

Associated British Foods was founded in 1935.

What is Associated British Foods' official website?

The official website for Associated British Foods is www.abf.co.uk.

Where are Associated British Foods' headquarters?

Associated British Foods is headquartered at Weston Centre 10 Grosvenor Street, London X0, W1K 4QY.

How can I contact Associated British Foods?

Associated British Foods' mailing address is Weston Centre 10 Grosvenor Street, London X0, W1K 4QY. The company can be reached via phone at 44-0-20-7399-6500.

This page was last updated on 7/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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