Loblaw Companies Limited is a Canada-based holding company. The Company operates through three segments: Retail, Financial Services and Choice Properties. The Company's Retail segment consists of corporate and franchise-owned retail food and Associate-owned drug stores, and includes in-store pharmacies and other health and beauty products, gas bars, apparel and other general merchandise. The Company's Financial Services segment provides credit card services, loyalty programs, insurance brokerage services, personal banking services, gift cards and telecommunication services. Choice Properties segment owns, develops and manages income-producing commercial properties across Canada. The Company has developed a line of control brand products and services that are sold or made available throughout its store network and are available to certain independent grocery customers. It markets control brand products under brand names, President's Choice, PC, no name, PC Organics and Blue Menu.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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- Symbol: TSE:L
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- Market Cap: C$30.11 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 396,566,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: C$75.13
- 200 Day Moving Avg: C$71.01
- 52 Week Range: C$62.33 - C$78.87
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 30.71
- P/E Growth: 1.79
- Annual Revenue: C$46.41 billion
- Price / Sales: 0.65
- Book Value: C$31.94 per share
- Price / Book: 2.38
- Average Volume: 603,125 shs.
- Short Ratio: 17
Frequently Asked Questions for Loblaw Companies Ltd (TSE:L)
What is Loblaw Companies Ltd's stock symbol?
Loblaw Companies Ltd trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "L."
How often does Loblaw Companies Ltd pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Loblaw Companies Ltd?
Loblaw Companies Ltd declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 3rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 15th will be given a dividend of 0.27 per share on Saturday, July 1st. This represents a $1.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.42%. This is a positive change from Loblaw Companies Ltd's previous quarterly dividend of $0.26. View Loblaw Companies Ltd's Dividend History.
How were Loblaw Companies Ltd's earnings last quarter?
Loblaw Companies Ltd (TSE:L) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 23rd. The company reported $0.70 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.84 by $0.14. The firm earned $10.54 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $10.64 billion. View Loblaw Companies Ltd's Earnings History.
Where is Loblaw Companies Ltd's stock going? Where will Loblaw Companies Ltd's stock price be in 2017?
8 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Loblaw Companies Ltd's stock. Their forecasts range from C$76.00 to C$90.00. On average, they anticipate Loblaw Companies Ltd's share price to reach C$82.45 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Loblaw Companies Ltd.
Who are some of Loblaw Companies Ltd's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Loblaw Companies Ltd include Bank of Montreal (BMO), TransCanada (TRP), BCE (BCE), Manulife Financial Corp. (MFC), Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNQ), Thomson Reuters Corp (TRI), Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CM), Great-West Lifeco (GWO), Imperial Oil Ltd (IMO), Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP), Sun Life Financial (SLF), TELUS (T), Barrick Gold Corp (ABX), Power Financial Corp (PWF), Magna International (MG), Waste Connections (WCN), Restaurant Brands International (QSR) and Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (POT).
Who are Loblaw Companies Ltd's key executives?
Loblaw Companies Ltd's management team includes the folowing people:
- Galen G. Weston, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
How do I buy Loblaw Companies Ltd stock?
Shares of Loblaw Companies Ltd and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.
What is Loblaw Companies Ltd's stock price today?
MarketBeat Community Rating for Loblaw Companies Ltd (TSE L)MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Loblaw Companies Ltd 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.
One share of Loblaw Companies Ltd stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$75.92.
Earnings History for Loblaw Companies Ltd (TSE:L)Earnings History by Quarter for Loblaw Companies Ltd (TSE:L)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|7/23/2015||Q2||$0.84||$0.70||$10.64 billion||$10.54 billion||View||Listen|
|7/24/2014||$0.65||$0.75||$10.31 billion||$10.31 billion||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for Loblaw Companies Ltd (TSE:L)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.35
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.00
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
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Dividend History by Quarter for Loblaw Companies Ltd (TSE:L)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Loblaw Companies Ltd (TSE:L)Insider Trades by Quarter for Loblaw Companies Ltd (TSE:L)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|3/8/2016||Kieran Barry Columb||Insider||Sell||5,000||C$72.00||C$360,000.00|
|3/4/2016||Kieran Barry Columb||Insider||Sell||3,000||C$70.60||C$211,800.00|
|12/1/2015||Michael James Motz||Director||Sell||23,587||C$67.24||C$1,586,096.02|
|11/25/2015||Anthony S Fell||Director||Buy||9,556||C$70.56||C$674,277.09|
|11/24/2015||Anthony S Fell||Director||Sell||45,932||C$69.69||C$3,201,001.08|
|9/23/2015||Mark Charles Butler||Insider||Sell||16,383||C$69.13||C$1,132,604.30|
|8/17/2015||Christie James Beckett Clark||Director||Buy||1,350||C$73.75||C$99,561.15|
|6/19/2015||Camilla H Dalglish||Director||Buy||20,000||C$25.02||C$500,400.00|
|5/19/2015||Sarah Ruth Davis||Insider||Sell||28,555||C$63.98||C$1,826,811.84|
|5/11/2015||John Stewart Lacey||Director||Buy||2,000||C$63.92||C$127,840.00|
|5/8/2015||Andrew Eastham Iacobucci||Insider||Sell||10,000||C$63.98||C$639,841.00|
|3/12/2015||Grant Bernard Froese||Insider||Sell||7,648||C$61.93||C$473,647.52|
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