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OTCMKTS:WNGRFGeorge Weston Stock Price, Forecast & News

+4.07 (+5.94 %)
(As of 06/5/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $72.54
50-Day Range
MA: $70.77
52-Week Range
Now: $72.54
Volume119 shs
Average Volume259 shs
Market Capitalization$11.15 billion
P/E Ratio11.76
Dividend Yield2.29%
George Weston Limited engages in the food processing and distribution business in Canada and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Weston Foods, Loblaw, and Choice Properties. The Weston Foods segment produces fresh, frozen, and specialty bakery products, such as breads, rolls, bagels, tortillas, cakes, donuts, pies, cookies, crackers, and other baked goods through national and regional supermarkets, wholesale and club stores, dollar stores, convenience store chains, food service distributors, and outlets. This segment also supplies control brand products to retailers and consumer food companies; ice cream cones and sandwich wafers to manufacturers in the frozen novelty category; and Girl Scout cookies. The Loblaw segment provides grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty, apparel, general merchandise, credit card, insurance brokerage, gift cards, and telecommunication services in approximately 2,300 corporate, franchised, and associate-owned locations. It operates retail drug stores under the Shoppers Drug Mart and Pharmaprix names that offer over-the-counter medications, health and beauty aids, cosmetics and fragrances, seasonal products, and household essentials; and Shoppers Home Health Care stores, which sells and services assisted-living devices, medical equipment, home-care products, and durable mobility equipment to institutional and retail customers. This segment also provides specialty drug distribution, pharmacy, and patient support services, as well as pharmaceutical products and services to long-term care facilities. The Choice Properties segment owns, develops, and manages retail and commercial real estate consisting of 435 properties primarily focusing on supermarket-anchored shopping centers, supermarkets, and other commercial properties; and industrial, office, and residential properties. The company was founded in 1882 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. George Weston Limited is a subsidiary of Wittington Investments, Ltd.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.78 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Grocery stores



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$37.97 billion
Cash Flow$18.09 per share
Book Value$64.61 per share


Net Income$182.37 million


Market Cap$11.15 billion
Next Earnings Date7/24/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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George Weston (OTCMKTS:WNGRF) Frequently Asked Questions

How has George Weston's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

George Weston's stock was trading at $74.6760 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WNGRF stock has decreased by 2.9% and is now trading at $72.5437. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of George Weston?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for George Weston in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for George Weston.

When is George Weston's next earnings date?

George Weston is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, July 24th 2020. View our earnings forecast for George Weston.

How were George Weston's earnings last quarter?

George Weston Limited (OTCMKTS:WNGRF) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 5th. The company reported $1.16 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The business earned $9.20 billion during the quarter. George Weston had a net margin of 2.56% and a return on equity of 8.97%. View George Weston's earnings history.

How often does George Weston pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for George Weston?

George Weston declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 19th. Stockholders of record on Sunday, December 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.399 per share on Wednesday, January 1st. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.20%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 12th. This is a positive change from George Weston's previous quarterly dividend of $0.38. View George Weston's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for WNGRF?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for George Weston's shares. Their forecasts range from $117.00 to $128.00. On average, they expect George Weston's stock price to reach $123.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 69.6% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for George Weston.

Has George Weston been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about WNGRF stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. George Weston earned a media sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutGeorge Weston.

Who are some of George Weston's key competitors?

Who are George Weston's key executives?

George Weston's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Galen G. Weston, Chairman & CEO (Age 46)
  • Mr. Richard Dufresne, Pres & CFO
  • Sarah R. Davis, Pres of Loblaw
  • Mr. Michael Motz, Chief Operating Officer of Loblaw
  • Mr. Darren G. Myers, Chief Financial Officer of Loblaw (Age 45)

What is George Weston's stock symbol?

George Weston trades on the OTCMKTS under the ticker symbol "WNGRF."

How do I buy shares of George Weston?

Shares of WNGRF can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is George Weston's stock price today?

One share of WNGRF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $72.54.

How big of a company is George Weston?

George Weston has a market capitalization of $11.15 billion and generates $37.97 billion in revenue each year. George Weston employs 200,267 workers across the globe.

What is George Weston's official website?

The official website for George Weston is www.weston.ca.

How can I contact George Weston?

George Weston's mailing address is 22 St. Clair Avenue East Suite 800, Toronto A6, M4T 2S5. The company can be reached via phone at 416-922-2500 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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