Loblaw Companies Limited Company Profile (TSE:L)

About Loblaw Companies Limited

Loblaw Companies Limited logoLoblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw) is a Canada-based holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty, apparel, general merchandise, and financial products and services. The Company operates through three segments: Retail, Financial Services and Choice Properties. The Company's Retail segment consists of a discount supermarket business, a full-service supermarket business, an emerging and wholesale business and Shoppers Drug Mart. The Company also offers control label programs. The Company's Financial Services segment provides retail banking, credit card services, auto, home, life, travel and pet insurance, gift cards, and wireless mobile products and services. The Company's Choice Properties owns, develops and manages commercial properties. The Company's subsidiaries include Loblaws Inc., Shoppers Drug Mart Inc., Choice Properties Limited Partnership, Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust and President's Choice Bank.

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  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: L
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $67.66
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $70.97
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $70.77
  • 52-Week Range: C$61.25 - C$74.59
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 43.12
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $27.36B
  • Outstanding Shares: 404,377,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.57)
Consensus Price Target: C$79.25

Analysts' Ratings History for Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/22/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector PerformC$77.00View Rating Details
9/22/2016Dundee SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralC$76.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetC$78.00 -> C$80.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016RBC Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$78.00 -> C$80.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.Boost Price TargetC$78.00 -> C$80.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetC$74.00 -> C$77.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016DesjardinsBoost Price TargetC$77.00 -> C$80.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016CIBCBoost Price TargetC$80.00 -> C$81.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetC$78.00 -> C$80.00View Rating Details
7/26/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyC$80.00View Rating Details
5/5/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$77.00 -> C$80.00View Rating Details
11/20/2015Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price TargetC$79.00 -> C$80.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/26/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/16/2016        
7/23/2015Q2$0.84$0.70ViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2014$0.65$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014$0.47$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q3$0.81$0.74ViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.08 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.78$0.82$0.80
Q2 20164$0.90$0.95$0.93
Q3 20162$1.12$1.13$1.13
Q4 20163$1.01$1.07$1.03
Q1 20173$0.85$0.93$0.89
Q2 20173$1.00$1.05$1.02
Q3 20173$1.17$1.24$1.21
Q4 20173$1.07$1.13$1.10
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/27/2016quarterlyC$0.269/15/201610/1/2016
5/4/2016quarterlyC$0.261.45%6/13/20166/15/20167/1/2016
11/18/2015quarterlyC$0.251.44%12/11/201512/15/201512/30/2015
7/23/2015quarterlyC$0.251.4%9/11/20159/15/201510/1/2015
5/6/2015quarterlyC$0.251.55%6/11/20156/15/20157/1/2015
3/11/2015QuarterlyC$0.251.56%3/11/20154/1/20154/1/2015
11/12/2014quarterlyC$0.251.62%12/11/201412/15/201412/30/2014
9/11/2014QuarterlyC$0.251.81%9/11/201410/1/201410/1/2014
4/30/2014quarterlyC$0.252.12%6/11/20146/15/20147/1/2014
2/20/2014quarterlyC$0.242.09%3/12/20144/15/20144/1/2014
11/13/2013C$0.2312/11/201312/15/201312/30/2013
11/13/2013quarterlyC$0.242.21%12/11/201312/15/201312/30/2013
7/24/2013quarterlyC$0.249/15/201310/1/2013
2/21/2013quarterlyC$0.223/15/20134/1/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/8/2016Kieran Barry ColumbInsiderSell5,000C$72.00C$360,000.00
3/4/2016Kieran Barry ColumbInsiderSell3,000C$70.60C$211,800.00
12/30/2015Garry SenecalInsiderSell7,200C$66.50C$478,800.00
12/1/2015Michael James MotzDirectorSell23,587C$67.24C$1,586,096.02
11/25/2015Anthony S FellDirectorBuy9,556C$70.56C$674,277.09
11/24/2015Anthony S FellDirectorSell45,932C$69.69C$3,201,001.08
9/23/2015Mark Charles ButlerInsiderSell16,383C$69.13C$1,132,604.30
8/17/2015Christie James Beckett ClarkDirectorBuy1,350C$73.75C$99,561.15
7/24/2015Garry SenecalInsiderSell6,632C$70.07C$464,696.94
6/19/2015Camilla H DalglishDirectorBuy20,000C$25.02C$500,400.00
5/19/2015Sarah Ruth DavisInsiderSell28,555C$63.98C$1,826,811.84
5/11/2015John Stewart LaceyDirectorBuy2,000C$63.92C$127,840.00
5/8/2015Andrew Eastham IacobucciInsiderSell10,000C$63.98C$639,841.00
3/12/2015Grant Bernard FroeseInsiderSell7,648C$61.93C$473,647.52
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)
DateHeadline
News IconRECALLS: Noodles, Porsches, batteries and boots all make this week's list (TSE:L)
www.mississauga.com - September 26 at 5:55 PM
News IconCircle of Fellows #13: Content Marketing (TSE:L)
firpodcastnetwork.com - September 24 at 5:25 PM
fool.ca logoIs Loblaw Companies Limited a Buy After Dipping 6%? | The Motley ... - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:L)
www.fool.ca - September 24 at 10:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoA peeling sight: World record potato display raises money for childhood hunger (TSE:L)
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 5:33 PM
fool.ca logoIs Loblaw Companies Limited a Buy After Dipping 6%? (TSE:L)
www.fool.ca - September 23 at 10:36 AM
News IconInsider Selling: Anthony S. Fell Sells 45932 Shares of Loblaw Companies Limited Stock (L) - Petro Global News 24 (TSE:L)
petroglobalnews24.com - September 22 at 9:04 AM
News IconCore Marketing S. Dropped Carries 45932 Stocks of Loblaw Companies Limited Share (M) - Petro Global News 24 (TSE:L)
petroglobalnews24.com - September 22 at 9:04 AM
capitalcube.com logoTop 5 Canadian food retailers : September 21, 2016 (TSE:L)
www.capitalcube.com - September 21 at 4:07 PM
News IconW. Galen Weston Steps Down As Executive Chairman, George ... - PerishableNews (press release) (registration) (TSE:L)
www.perishablenews.com - September 16 at 5:42 PM
business.financialpost.com logoW. Galen Weston steps down as executive chairman of George Weston Ltd and hands helm to his son - Financial Post (TSE:L)
business.financialpost.com - September 16 at 5:42 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Loblaw Cos. Ltd. : September 16, 2016 (TSE:L)
www.capitalcube.com - September 16 at 12:20 PM
News IconOTC Investors Taking a Closer Look at LOBLAW COMPANIES LTD (LBLCF) - Duncan Research (TSE:L)
www.duncanindependent.com - September 15 at 3:49 PM
business.financialpost.com logoAs W. Galen Weston passes baton to son, George Weston Ltd shows its generational staying power - Financial Post (TSE:L)
business.financialpost.com - September 15 at 3:49 PM
News IconW. Galen Weston steps down as chairman to make room for son (TSE:L)
www.canadiangrocer.com - September 15 at 9:06 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-W. Galen Weston steps down as executive chairman of George Weston Limited (TSE:L)
www.reuters.com - September 15 at 9:06 AM
News IconW. Galen Weston steps down (TSE:L)
www.rcinet.ca - September 14 at 5:57 PM
einnews.com logoREMINDER: Salary.com to Spotlight Communicating Compensation at WorldatWork Total Rewards Canadian Conference (TSE:L)
www.einnews.com - September 14 at 10:06 AM
News IconGalen Weston steps down as executive chair to make room for son (TSE:L)
www.thespec.com - September 14 at 10:06 AM
News IconGeorge Weston Ltd. transitions leadership to next generation (TSE:L)
www.bakingbusiness.com - September 14 at 10:06 AM
business.financialpost.com logoW. Galen Weston steps down as executive chairman of George Weston Ltd, hands helm to his son (TSE:L)
business.financialpost.com - September 14 at 10:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoW. Galen Weston steps down as Executive Chairman, George Weston Limited; succeeded by Galen G. Weston, who also retains Loblaw responsibilities (TSE:L)
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 10:06 AM
investingnews.com logoQHR Files Management Information Circular for Proposed Acquisition by Loblaw Companies (TSE:L)
investingnews.com - September 13 at 10:41 AM
News IconQHR Files Management Information Circular for Proposed Acquisition by Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)
www.pressreleasepoint.com - September 13 at 10:41 AM
4-traders.com logoLOBLAW COMPANIES LIMITED : ex-dividend day (TSE:L)
www.4-traders.com - September 13 at 10:41 AM
News IconShoppers Drug Mart Growing Women's Health ... - CNW Group - Montreal Gazette (TSE:L)
www.montrealgazette.com - September 10 at 10:14 AM
4-traders.com logoLoblaw : Shoppers Drug Mart Growing Women's Health campaign raises funds for local women's health organizations (TSE:L)
www.4-traders.com - September 9 at 5:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoShoppers Drug Mart Growing Women's Health campaign raises funds for local women's health organizations (TSE:L)
finance.yahoo.com - September 9 at 5:40 PM
News IconLoblaw makes $170 million bid for QHR (TSE:L)
www.canhealth.com - September 8 at 9:46 AM
capitalcube.com logoLoblaw Cos. Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : L-CA : September 8, 2016 (TSE:L)
www.capitalcube.com - September 8 at 9:46 AM
fool.ca logoIt's Time for George Weston Limited to Spin Off the Bakery - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:L)
www.fool.ca - September 7 at 6:01 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Loblaw Cos. Ltd. : September 6, 2016 (TSE:L)
www.capitalcube.com - September 6 at 5:52 PM
News IconLoblaws recalls thousands of folding chairs because of fall hazard - CTV News (TSE:L)
winnipeg.ctvnews.ca - September 3 at 10:23 AM
News IconLoblaws recalls thousands of folding chairs because of fall hazard (TSE:L)
winnipeg.ctvnews.ca - September 2 at 5:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGlobal Fruit and Vegetable Juices Industry - Yahoo Finance (TSE:L)
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 5:44 PM
reuters.com logoCanada's Dollarama draws more shoppers, beats profit estimates - Reuters (TSE:L)
www.reuters.com - September 1 at 5:44 PM
News IconChanges coming to some St. John's eyesores - Yahoo News Canada (blog) (TSE:L)
ca.news.yahoo.com - August 30 at 9:09 AM
marketwired.com logoSalary.com to Spotlight Communicating Compensation at WorldatWork Total Rewards Canadian Conference (TSE:L)
www.marketwired.com - August 29 at 5:48 PM
fool.ca logoKeep Your Portfolio Fresh With Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)
www.fool.ca - August 29 at 5:48 PM
capitalcube.com logoLoblaw Cos. Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : L-CA : August 29, 2016 (TSE:L)
www.capitalcube.com - August 29 at 5:48 PM
marketwired.com logoSalary.com to Spotlight Communicating Compensation at WorldatWork Total Rewards Canadian Conference - Marketwired (press release) (TSE:L)
www.marketwired.com - August 29 at 10:28 AM
News IconChanges coming to some St. John's eyesores - CBC.ca (TSE:L)
www.cbc.ca - August 29 at 10:28 AM
fool.ca logoKeep Your Portfolio Fresh With Loblaw Companies Limited - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:L)
www.fool.ca - August 29 at 10:28 AM
News IconLoblaw makes $170-million cash bid for BC medical records company QHR Corp. - Vancouver Sun (TSE:L)
www.vancouversun.com - August 27 at 5:26 PM
News IconSuperstore opens Friday in South Surrey - Surrey Now (TSE:L)
www.thenownewspaper.com - August 27 at 5:26 PM
fool.ca logoLoblaw Companies Limited and Telus Corporation's Latest Investments May Surprise Investors - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:L)
www.fool.ca - August 27 at 10:18 AM
News IconCircle of Fellows #12: The Employee Communication-Employee Engagement Connection (TSE:L)
firpodcastnetwork.com - August 25 at 5:54 PM
4-traders.com logoLoblaw : CAPTIVA VERDE EXECUTES ACQUISITION AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE ORGANIC FOOD BROKERAGE COMPANY (TSE:L)
www.4-traders.com - August 25 at 10:56 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Loblaw Cos. Ltd. : August 24, 2016 (TSE:L)
www.capitalcube.com - August 24 at 5:45 PM
News IconGrocery Store and Pharmacy Giant Loblaws to Acquire Kelowna-based QHR Technologies for $170 Million (TSE:L)
www.bctechnology.com - August 23 at 6:05 PM
News IconA second bidder for QHR is a possibility, says Laurentian (TSE:L)
www.cantechletter.com - August 23 at 6:05 PM

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Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L) Chart for Monday, September, 26, 2016


Last Updated on 9/26/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff