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TSE:WN - George Weston Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.22 (-0.20 %)
(As of 02/21/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: C$110.69
50-Day Range
MA: C$106.59
52-Week Range
Now: C$110.69
Volume77,400 shs
Average Volume131,868 shs
Market CapitalizationC$17.03 billion
P/E Ratio507.75
Dividend Yield1.92%
George Weston Limited engages in the food processing and distribution business in Canada and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Weston Foods, Loblaw, and Choice Properties. The Weston Foods segment produces fresh, frozen, and specialty bakery products, such as breads, rolls, bagels, tortillas, cakes, donuts, pies, cookies, crackers, and other baked goods through national and regional supermarkets, wholesale and club stores, dollar stores, convenience store chains, food service distributors, and outlets. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Grocery Stores
SectorConsumer Defensive



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$49.72 billion
Cash FlowC$11.14 per share
Book ValueC$42.20 per share



Market CapC$17.03 billion
Next Earnings Date2/25/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableNot Optionable

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George Weston (TSE:WN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is George Weston's stock symbol?

George Weston trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "WN."

How often does George Weston pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for George Weston?

George Weston declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 19th. Investors of record on Sunday, December 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.525 per share on Wednesday, January 1st. This represents a $2.10 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.90%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 12th. This is a boost from George Weston's previous quarterly dividend of $0.49. View George Weston's Dividend History.

When is George Weston's next earnings date?

George Weston is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 25th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for George Weston.

What price target have analysts set for WN?

3 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for George Weston's shares. Their forecasts range from C$110.00 to C$125.00. On average, they anticipate George Weston's stock price to reach C$117.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for George Weston.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for George Weston?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for George Weston in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for George Weston.

Has George Weston been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about WN stock have trended very positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news 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. George Weston earned a media sentiment score of 3.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for George Weston.

Who are some of George Weston's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of George Weston own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other George Weston investors own include Loblaw Companies (L), ASSD BRIT FOODS/ADR (ASBFY), Bombardier, Inc. Class B (BBD.B), BCE (BCE), Power Co. of Canada (POW), TELUS (T), CGI (GIB.A), Rogers Communications (RCI.B), Suncor Energy (SU) and Canadian National Railway (CNR).

Who are George Weston's key executives?

George Weston's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Galen G. Weston, Chairman & CEO (Age 46)
  • Mr. Richard Dufresne, Pres & CFO
  • Ms. Sarah R. Davis, Pres of Loblaw
  • Mr. Geoffrey Victor Herbert Wilson, Sr. VP of Financial Control & Investor Relations (Age 63)
  • Mr. Gordon Andrew McDonald Currie, Exec. VP & Chief Legal Officer (Age 60)

How do I buy shares of George Weston?

Shares of WN 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 George Weston's stock price today?

One share of WN stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$110.69.

How big of a company is George Weston?

George Weston has a market capitalization of C$17.03 billion and generates C$49.72 billion in revenue each year. George Weston employs 203,238 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About George Weston.

What is George Weston's official website?

The official website for George Weston is http://www.weston.ca/.

How can I contact George Weston?

George Weston's mailing address is 1901-22 St Clair Ave E, TORONTO, ON M4T 2S7, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-416-9222500.

MarketBeat Community Rating for George Weston (TSE WN)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  289 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  286 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  575
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about George Weston and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/22/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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