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TSE:LLoblaw Companies Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.22 (-0.29 %)
(As of 04/8/2020 01:01 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: C$75.22
50-Day Range
MA: C$68.81
52-Week Range
Now: C$75.22
Volume1.14 million shs
Average Volume790,335 shs
Market CapitalizationC$27.08 billion
P/E Ratio25.94
Dividend Yield1.67%
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.29 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Grocery Stores



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$48.04 billion
Cash FlowC$3.44 per share
Book ValueC$30.68 per share



Market CapC$27.08 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2020 (Estimated)

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Loblaw Companies (TSE:L) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Loblaw Companies' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Loblaw Companies' stock was trading at C$66.64 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, L shares have increased by 12.9% and is now trading at C$75.22. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of 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.

When is Loblaw Companies' next earnings date?

Loblaw Companies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 6th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Loblaw Companies.

How were Loblaw Companies' earnings last quarter?

Loblaw Companies Ltd (TSE:L) posted its earnings results on Thursday, February, 20th. The company reported $1.09 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.12 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $11.59 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $11.60 billion. View Loblaw Companies' earnings history.

How often does Loblaw Companies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Loblaw Companies?

Loblaw Companies announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 21st. Shareholders of record on Sunday, March 15th will be given a dividend of 0.315 per share on Wednesday, April 1st. This represents a $1.26 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.68%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 12th. View Loblaw Companies' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for L?

6 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Loblaw Companies' stock. Their forecasts range from C$73.00 to C$86.00. On average, they anticipate Loblaw Companies' stock price to reach C$78.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.7% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Loblaw Companies.

Has Loblaw Companies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about L stock have trended very negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Loblaw Companies earned a coverage optimism score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutLoblaw Companies.

Who are some of Loblaw Companies' key competitors?

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), Bombardier, Inc. Class B (BBD.B), Suncor Energy (SU), Dollarama (DOL), Royal Bank of Canada (RY), BCE (BCE), Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS), Enbridge (ENB) and Manulife Financial (MFC).

Who are Loblaw Companies' key executives?

Loblaw Companies' management team includes the following 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. Garry Senecal, Chief Customer Officer & Member of Management Board
  • Mr. Michael Motz, COO & Member of Management Board

What is Loblaw Companies' stock symbol?

Loblaw Companies trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "L."

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$75.22.

How big of a company is Loblaw Companies?

Loblaw Companies has a market capitalization of C$27.08 billion and generates C$48.04 billion in revenue each year. Loblaw Companies employs 197,000 workers across the globe. View additional information about Loblaw Companies.

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.

This page was last updated on 4/8/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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