George Weston Limited is a holding company engaged in food processing and distribution business. The Company, through its two operating segments, Weston Foods and Loblaw, holds cash, short-term investments and a direct investment in Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (Choice Properties). The Weston Foods operating segment includes a fresh bakery business in Canada, and frozen, artisan style bakery and biscuit businesses throughout North America. The Loblaw segment, which is operated by Loblaw Companies Limited, is a food and pharmacy retailer, and the majority unitholder of Choice Properties. Loblaw provides Canadians with grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty, apparel, general merchandise, retail banking, credit card services, insurance and wireless mobile products and services. Choice Properties owns, develops and manages income-producing retail and commercial properties.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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- Symbol: TSE:WN
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- Market Cap: C$15.5 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 127,639,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: C$120.51
- 200 Day Moving Avg: C$113.87
- 52 Week Range: C$100.41 - C$125.67
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.34
- P/E Growth: 1.98
- Annual Revenue: C$48 billion
- Price / Sales: 0.32
- Book Value: C$54.31 per share
- Price / Book: 2.24
- Average Volume: 127,705 shs.
- Short Ratio: 6.65
Frequently Asked Questions for George Weston Limited (TSE:WN)
What is George Weston Limited's stock symbol?
George Weston Limited trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "WN."
How were George Weston Limited's earnings last quarter?
George Weston Limited (TSE:WN) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July, 31st. The company reported $1.09 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.36 by $0.27. The firm earned $10.85 billion during the quarter. View George Weston Limited's Earnings History.
Where is George Weston Limited's stock going? Where will George Weston Limited's stock price be in 2017?
4 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for George Weston Limited's stock. Their predictions range from C$115.00 to C$155.00. On average, they expect George Weston Limited's share price to reach C$133.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for George Weston Limited.
Who are some of George Weston Limited's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to George Weston Limited include Loblaw Companies Ltd (L), Sun Life Financial (SLF), TELUS (T), Barrick Gold Corp (ABX), Power Financial Corp (PWF), Magna International (MG), Waste Connections (WCN), Restaurant Brands International (QSR), Potash Co. of Saskatchewan (POT), Fortis (FTS), National Bank of Canada (NA), Franco Nevada Corp (FNV), Pembina Pipeline Corp (PPL), Agrium (AGU), Saputo (SAP), Husky Energy (HSE), Goldcorp (G) and Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd (AEM).
How do I buy George Weston Limited stock?
Shares of George Weston Limited 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.
How much does a share of George Weston Limited stock cost?
One share of George Weston Limited stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$121.45.
Earnings History for George Weston Limited (TSE:WN)Earnings History by Quarter for George Weston Limited (TSE:WN)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
Earnings Estimates for George Weston Limited (TSE:WN)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.81
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
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Dividend History by Quarter for George Weston Limited (TSE:WN)
(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 George Weston Limited (TSE:WN)Insider Trades by Quarter for George Weston Limited (TSE:WN)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|5/10/2017||Robert John Dart||Director||Buy||1,500||C$26.06||C$39,090.00|
|6/6/2016||Robert John Dart||Director||Buy||1,100||C$25.40||C$27,940.00|
|3/14/2016||Gordon Andrew Mcdonald Currie||Insider||Sell||3,146||C$112.29||C$353,264.34|
|3/14/2016||W. Galen Weston||Director||Sell||2,421||C$112.29||C$271,854.09|
|12/16/2015||Robert John Dart||Director||Buy||1,000||C$25.02||C$25,020.00|
|12/10/2015||Robert John Dart||Director||Buy||1,000||C$25.05||C$25,050.00|
|11/27/2015||Gordon Andrew Mcdonald Currie||Insider||Sell||9,504||C$109.78||C$1,043,358.62|
|11/26/2015||Robert John Dart||Director||Buy||1,000||C$24.99||C$24,990.00|
|10/1/2015||Robert John Dart||Director||Buy||1,000||C$25.00||C$25,000.00|
|9/8/2015||Robert John Dart||Director||Buy||1,000||C$25.09||C$25,090.00|
|9/4/2015||Robert John Dart||Director||Buy||1,000||C$25.15||C$25,150.00|
|6/18/2015||Robert John Dart||Director||Buy||1,000||C$25.28||C$25,280.00|
|6/17/2015||Robert John Dart||Director||Buy||1,000||C$25.31||C$25,310.00|
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