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: $71.27
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $71.90
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $70.39
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 45.42
  • P/E Growth: 2.14
  • Market Cap: $28.82B
  • Outstanding Shares: 404,377,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: C$79.55

Analysts' Ratings History for Loblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/24/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector PerformC$77.00View 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 8/28/2014 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: $3.11 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 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
theglobeandmail.com logoLoblaw makes bid for BC medical records firm QHR - The Globe and Mail (TSE:L)
www.theglobeandmail.com - August 23 at 10:17 AM
capitalcube.com logoLoblaw Cos. Ltd. :L-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 23, 2016 (TSE:L)
www.capitalcube.com - August 23 at 10:17 AM
4-traders.com logoQHR : Loblaw Enters into Agreement to Purchase Canadian Healthcare Technology Company, QHR (TSE:L)
www.4-traders.com - August 22 at 5:55 PM
baystreet.ca logoLoblaw Companies Limited (TSE:L)
www.baystreet.ca - August 22 at 5:55 PM
News IconLoblaw offers $170M bid for medical records firm QHR (TSE:L)
www.cbc.ca - August 22 at 5:55 PM
News IconQHR sale to Loblaw gets thumbs up at Haywood (TSE:L)
www.cantechletter.com - August 22 at 5:55 PM
rttnews.com logoLoblaw Companies To Acquire QHR Corp - Quick Facts (TSE:L)
www.rttnews.com - August 22 at 5:55 PM
News IconBusiness a.m.: Couche-Tard strikes its biggest deal, Pfizer reels in Medivation (TSE:L)
montrealgazette.com - August 22 at 10:28 AM
News IconLoblaw makes bid for medical records firm (TSE:L)
blackburnnews.com - August 22 at 10:28 AM
theglobeandmail.com logoLoblaw makes bid for B.C. medical records firm QHR (TSE:L)
www.theglobeandmail.com - August 22 at 10:28 AM
News IconLoblaw makes $170-million cash bid for B.C. medical records company QHR Corp. (TSE:L)
www.vancouversun.com - August 22 at 10:28 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Loblaw agrees to buy Canadian healthcare technology company, QHR (TSE:L)
www.reuters.com - August 22 at 10:28 AM
News IconLoblaw offers $170M for B.C. medical records company QHR Corp. (TSE:L)
www.thestar.com - August 22 at 10:28 AM
marketwatch.com logoLoblaw Enters into Agreement to Purchase Canadian Healthcare Technology Company, QHR (TSE:L)
www.marketwatch.com - August 22 at 10:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPender Growth Fund Announces Agreement to Support Sale of Investee Company (TSE:L)
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 10:28 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoDividend Select 15 Corp. Declares Monthly Dividend (TSE:L)
www.finanznachrichten.de - August 17 at 6:05 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoMetro commits to passing low food inflation savings to customers (TSE:L)
www.theglobeandmail.com - August 12 at 5:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVoluntary Recall of Tera Gear(R) Padded Folding Chair - Yahoo Finance (TSE:L)
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 9:05 AM
publicnow.com logoVoluntary Recall of Tera Gear(R) Padded Folding Chair (TSE:L)
www.publicnow.com - August 12 at 9:05 AM
News IconLoblaw Companies Limited recalls President's Choice® Vintage Popcorn Maker - Laval News (TSE:L)
www.lavalnews.ca - August 9 at 8:56 AM
News IconRecall - President's Choice Popcorn Maker (TSE:L)
www.thefountainpen.com - August 8 at 6:05 PM
News IconVintage popcorn makers pulled from shelves over potential shock, fire hazard (TSE:L)
winnipeg.ctvnews.ca - August 8 at 6:05 PM
News IconLoblaw Companies Limited recalls President’s Choice® Vintage Popcorn Maker (TSE:L)
www.lavalnews.ca - August 8 at 6:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPresident's Choice Financial® Offers Digital Payment to Customers with Apple Pay (TSE:L)
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 10:43 AM
theglobeandmail.com logoETFs reach a $100-billion milestone, retail stocks with top ratings, and what really is a 'high-quality' stock - The Globe and Mail (TSE:L)
www.theglobeandmail.com - July 30 at 5:23 PM
News IconLoblaw closing 'unprofitable' Extra Foods store on Regent ... - Winnipeg Free Press (TSE:L)
www.winnipegfreepress.com - July 30 at 8:47 AM
fool.ca logo2 Food Stocks Moving Higher on Strong Q2 Results - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:L)
www.fool.ca - July 30 at 8:47 AM
seekingalpha.com logoCanada's Largest Grocer Loblaw Companies Boosts Revenues But Net Income Slips - Seeking Alpha (TSE:L)
seekingalpha.com - July 30 at 8:47 AM
News IconLoblaw is gearing up for grocery price war (TSE:L)
calgaryherald.com - July 29 at 8:52 AM
News IconLoblaw closing 'unprofitable' Extra Foods store on Regent (TSE:L)
www.winnipegfreepress.com - July 29 at 8:52 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoGeorge Weston posts 2Q profit (TSE:L)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 6:26 AM
News IconLoblaw Q2 profit falls as interest expenses outpaces revenue growth (TSE:L)
www.cbc.ca - July 28 at 6:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGeorge Weston Limited Announces New Director Appointment (TSE:L)
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 6:04 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCanada's Largest Grocer Loblaw Companies Boosts Revenues But Net Income Slips (TSE:L)
seekingalpha.com - July 28 at 6:04 PM
News IconLoblaw imposes price cuts on suppliers (TSE:L)
www.therecord.com - July 28 at 8:57 AM
News IconLoblaw Q2 profit falls 14.6% to $158 million (TSE:L)
blackburnnews.com - July 28 at 8:57 AM
seekingalpha.com logoLoblaw Companies (LBLCF) Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (TSE:L)
seekingalpha.com - July 28 at 8:57 AM
business.financialpost.com logoLoblaw Companies Ltd says move to cut grocery prices in top-tier stores starting to pay off (TSE:L)
business.financialpost.com - July 28 at 8:57 AM
News IconLoblaw Q2 profit falls 14.6%, as higher interest expense outpaces ... - Winnipeg Free Press (TSE:L)
www.winnipegfreepress.com - July 27 at 6:09 PM
reuters.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX ends slightly lower as oil gloom drags on energy sector - Reuters (TSE:L)
www.reuters.com - July 27 at 6:09 PM
News IconLoblaw Q2 profit falls 14.6%, as higher interest expense outpaces revenue growth - MetroNews Canada (TSE:L)
www.metronews.ca - July 27 at 6:09 PM
fool.ca logoWhy Loblaw Companies Limited Is up 2% Today - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:L)
www.fool.ca - July 27 at 6:09 PM

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Last Updated on 8/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff