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DOW   35,028.65
QQQ   366.48
S&P 500   4,532.76
DOW   35,028.65
QQQ   366.48
S&P 500   4,532.76
DOW   35,028.65
QQQ   366.48

George Weston Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.60 (-0.43%)
(As of 01/19/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
184,136 shs
Average Volume
130,290 shs
Market Capitalization
C$20.29 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart
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About George Weston

George Weston Limited provides food and drug retailing, and financial services in Canada and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw), Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (Choice Properties), and Weston Foods. The Loblaw segment provides grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty, apparel, general merchandise, and financial services. It operates retail drug stores under the Shoppers Drug Mart. This segment also provides credit card services, insurance brokerage services, guaranteed investment certificates, and wireless mobile products and services; and operates merchandisers, warehouse clubs, e-commerce retailers and businesses, mail order prescription drug distributors, limited assortment stores, discount stores, convenience stores, and specialty stores. The Choice Properties segment owns, develops, and manages commercial, retail, industrial, office, and residential properties consisting of 731 properties. The Weston Foods segment produces fresh, frozen, and specialty bakery products, such as bread, rolls, cupcakes, donuts, cookies, cakes, pies, cones and wafers, artisan baked goods, and other products through national and regional supermarkets, wholesale and club stores, dollar stores, convenience store chains, food service distributors, and outlets, as well as other food retailing customers. This segment also supplies control brand products to retailers and distributors; ice cream cones and sandwich wafers to manufacturers in the frozen novelty category; and Girl Scout cookies. It provides products under the Wonder, Gadoua, Weston, Rubschlager, ACE Bakery, Casa Mendosa, Country Harvest, All but Gluten, and D'Italiano brands. The company was founded in 1882 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. George Weston Limited is a subsidiary of Wittington Investments, Limited.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Grocery Stores
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
C$55.71 billion
Cash Flow
C$17.20 per share
Book Value
C$41.58 per share


Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
C$20.29 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 1/1 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.70 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

George Weston (TSE:WN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is George Weston a buy right now?

6 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for George Weston in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" George Weston stock.
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How has George Weston's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

George Weston's stock was trading at C$97.57 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WN stock has increased by 40.8% and is now trading at C$137.35.
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When is George Weston's next earnings date?

George Weston is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 1st 2022.
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How were George Weston's earnings last quarter?

George Weston Limited (TSE:WN) announced its earnings results on Friday, July, 30th. The company reported $1.78 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $1.78. The firm had revenue of $12.93 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $12.30 billion.
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How often does George Weston pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for George Weston?

George Weston declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 23rd. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, December 15th will be given a dividend of 0.60 per share on Saturday, January 1st. This represents a $2.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.75%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, December 14th.
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Is George Weston a good dividend stock?

George Weston pays an annual dividend of C$2.25 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.74%. The dividend payout ratio of George Weston is 75.10%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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What price target have analysts set for WN?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for George Weston's stock. Their forecasts range from C$120.00 to C$175.00. On average, they expect George Weston's share price to reach C$151.29 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 10.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are George Weston's key executives?

George Weston's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Galen G. Weston M.B.A., B.A., M.B.A, Chairman & CEO (Age 48, Pay $3M)
  • Mr. Richard Dufresne, Pres & CFO
  • Mr. Darren G. Myers, Chief Financial Officer of Loblaw (Age 47, Pay $1.9M)
  • Mr. Luc Mongeau, Pres of Weston Foods
  • Mr. John Williams, Group Treasurer & Head of Corp. Fin. (Age 55)
  • Ms. Tara Speers, Sr. Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Gordon Andrew McDonald Currie, Exec. VP & Chief Legal Officer (Age 62)
  • Mr. Khush Dadyburjor, Chief Strategy Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Rashid Wasti, Exec. VP & Chief Talent Officer (Age 53)
  • Wendy Mizuno, Group Head of Pensions & Benefits

What other stocks do shareholders of George Weston own?

What is George Weston's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of George Weston?

Shares of WN and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through an online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the Canadian stock market include BMO InvestorLine, CIBC Investor's Edge, Desjardins Online Brokerage, HSBC InvestDirect, Laurentian Bank Discount Brokerage, National Bank Direct Brokerage, Qtrade Investor, Questrade, RBC Direct Investing, Scotia iTrade, TD Direct Investing, and Virtual Brokers.
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What is George Weston's stock price today?

One share of WN stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$137.35.

How much money does George Weston make?

George Weston has a market capitalization of C$20.29 billion and generates C$55.71 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does George Weston have?

George Weston employs 226,299 workers across the globe.

What is George Weston's official website?

The official website for George Weston is www.weston.ca.

Where are George Weston's headquarters?

George Weston is headquartered at 1901-22 St Clair Ave E, TORONTO, ON M4T 2S7, Canada.

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.

This page was last updated on 1/20/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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