TSE:L - Loblaw Companies Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started C$65.54 -0.32 (-0.49 %) (As of 03/26/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous CloseC$65.86Today's RangeC$65.30 - C$66.3752-Week RangeC$50.22 - C$67.34Volume523,893 shsAverage Volume587,676 shsMarket CapitalizationC$24.37 billionP/E Ratio32.87Dividend Yield1.79%BetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Loblaw Companies Limited, a food and pharmacy company, engages in the grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty, apparel, general merchandise, financial services, and wireless mobile products and services businesses in Canada. It operates in two segments, Retail and Financial Services. The Retail segment operates corporate and franchise-owned retail food, and associate-owned drug stores comprising in-store pharmacies, other health and beauty product stores, apparel stores, and other general merchandise stores, as well as supports the PC Optimum reward program. The Financial Services segment provides credit card services, the PC Optimum reward program, insurance brokerage services, deposit taking services, and telecommunication services. Loblaw Companies Limited provides its products and services under the President's Choice, Life Brand, and no name brands. The company was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Brampton, Canada. Loblaw Companies Limited is a subsidiary of George Weston Limited. Receive L News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for L and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange TSE Industry Grocery Stores Sub-IndustryN/A SectorServices Current SymbolTSE:L Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIKN/A Webwww.loblaw.ca Phone+1-905-4592500Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio73.88 Current Ratio1.34 Quick Ratio0.65Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio32.87 Forward P/E Ratio13.71 P/E Growth3.09 Sales & Book Value Annual SalesC$46.69 billion Price / Sales0.52 Cash FlowC$3.14 per share Price / Cash Flow20.85 Book ValueC$32.07 per share Price / Book2.04Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees197,000 Outstanding Shares371,791,000Market CapC$24.37 billion Next Earnings Date5/1/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Loblaw Companies (TSE:L) Frequently Asked Questions What is Loblaw Companies' stock symbol? Loblaw Companies trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "L." How often does Loblaw Companies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Loblaw Companies? Loblaw Companies declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 21st. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 15th will be given a dividend of 0.295 per share on Monday, April 1st. This represents a $1.18 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.80%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 14th. View Loblaw Companies' Dividend History. How were Loblaw Companies' earnings last quarter? Loblaw Companies Ltd (TSE:L) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 21st. The company reported $1.03 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.05 by $0.02. The firm earned $11.22 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $11.28 billion. View Loblaw Companies' Earnings History. When is Loblaw Companies' next earnings date? Loblaw Companies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Loblaw Companies. What price target have analysts set for L? 6 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Loblaw Companies' stock. Their predictions range from C$63.00 to C$83.00. On average, they expect Loblaw Companies' share price to reach C$72.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Loblaw Companies. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Loblaw Companies? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Loblaw Companies in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Loblaw Companies. Has Loblaw Companies been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about L stock have been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Loblaw Companies earned a media sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Loblaw Companies' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Loblaw Companies include Woolworths Group (WOW), Wesfarmers (WES), Alimentation Couche-Tard (ATD.B), Koninklijke Ahold (ADRNY), Tesco (TSCO), Kroger (KR), George Weston (WN), Metro (MRU), China Resources Beer Holdings CoLtd (CRHKY), George Weston (WNGRF), Ocado Group (OCDO), Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao (CBD), WM Morrison Supermarkets (MRW), J Sainsbury (SBRY) and Empire (EMP.A). What other stocks do shareholders of Loblaw Companies own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Loblaw Companies investors own include George Weston (WN), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), BCE (BCE), Royal Bank of Canada (RY), Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS), General Electric (GE), Alimentation Couche-Tard (ATD.B), Bombardier (BDRBF), Bombardier, Inc. Class B (BBD.B) and Alphabet (GOOG). Who are Loblaw Companies' key executives? Loblaw Companies' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Galen G. Weston, Exec. Chairman, CEO & Member of Management Board (Age 46)Ms. Sarah R. Davis FCPA, CPA, CA, Pres & Member of Management Board (Age 51)Mr. Darren G. Myers, CFO & Member of Management Board (Age 45)Mr. Michael Motz, COO & Member of Management BoardMs. Jocyanne C. Bourdeau, Pres of Discount Division & Member of Management Board (Age 51) How do I buy shares of Loblaw Companies? Shares of L 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' stock price today? One share of L stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$65.54. How big of a company is Loblaw Companies? Loblaw Companies has a market capitalization of C$24.37 billion and generates C$46.69 billion in revenue each year. Loblaw Companies employs 197,000 workers across the globe. What is Loblaw Companies' official website? The official website for Loblaw Companies is http://www.loblaw.ca. How can I contact Loblaw Companies? Loblaw Companies' mailing address is 1 Presidents Choice Cir, BRAMPTON, ON L6Y 5S5, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-905-4592500. MarketBeat Community Rating for Loblaw Companies (TSE L)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 491 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 459 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 950MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Loblaw Companies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe L will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe L will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How is a buy-side analyst different from a sell-side analyst?