TSE:WN - George Weston Stock Price, Price Target & More

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C$109.87 -1.06 (-0.96 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseC$109.87
Today's RangeC$109.61 - C$110.83
52-Week RangeC$100.62 - C$117.06
Volume72,200 shs
Average Volume128,952 shs
Market CapitalizationC$13.51 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.77%
Beta0.35
George Weston logoGeorge Weston Limited engages in the food processing and distribution business in Canada and internationally. The company's Weston Foods segment produces fresh, frozen, and specialty bakery products, such as breads, rolls, bagels, flatbreads, rye bread, tortillas, doughnuts, cakes, pies, cookies, crackers, and other baked goods through national and regional supermarkets, wholesale and club stores, dollar stores, convenience stores, food service distributors, and outlets. This segment also supplies control brand products to retailers and consumer food companies; ice cream cones and sandwich wafers to manufacturers in the frozen novelty; and girl scout cookies. The company's Loblaw segment provides grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty, apparel, general merchandise, credit card services, insurance brokerage services, gift cards, and telecommunication services. This segment operates approximately 2,300 corporate, franchised, and associate-owned locations. It operates retail drug stores under the Shoppers Drug Mart and Pharmaprix names that offer over-the-counter medications, health and beauty aids, cosmetics and fragrances, seasonal products, and household essentials; and Shoppers Home Health Care stores, which sells and services assisted-living devices, medical equipment, home-care products, and durable mobility equipment to institutional and retail customers. This segment also provides specialty drug distribution, pharmacy, and patient support services, as well as pharmaceutical products and services to long-term care facilities; owns, develops, and manages retail and commercial real estate with a portfolio consisting of 435 properties primarily focusing on supermarket-anchored shopping centers, supermarkets, and other commercial properties, as well as offers financial services under the President's Choice Financial brand. 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

Stock Exchange TSE
Industry Grocery Stores
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Defensive
SymbolTSE:WN
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-416-9222500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins6.17%
Return on Equity19.44%
Return on Assets7.86%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares127,956,000
Market CapC$13,510.00

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, May 8th. Investors of record on Friday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.49 per share on Sunday, July 1st. This represents a $1.96 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 14th. This is a positive change from George Weston's previous quarterly dividend of $0.46. View George Weston's Dividend History.

How were George Weston's earnings last quarter?

George Weston Limited (TSE:WN) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 8th. The company reported $1.38 EPS for the quarter. The company had revenue of $10.74 billion for the quarter. George Weston had a return on equity of 19.44% and a net margin of 6.17%. View George Weston's Earnings History.

When is George Weston's next earnings date?

George Weston is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 31st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for George Weston.

What price target have analysts set for WN?

5 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for George Weston's shares. Their forecasts range from C$109.00 to C$138.00. On average, they expect George Weston's stock price to reach C$119.83 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for George Weston.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for George Weston?

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

Who are some of George Weston's key competitors?

Who are George Weston's key executives?

George Weston's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Galen G. Weston, Chairman & CEO (Age 45)
  • Mr. Richard Dufresne, Pres & CFO
  • Mr. Michael Motz, Chief Operating Officer of Loblaw
  • Mr. Paviter Singh Binning FCMA, C.G.M.A, Special Advisor to Wittington (Age 57)
  • Mr. Gordon Andrew McDonald Currie, Exec. VP & Chief Legal Officer (Age 59)

Has George Weston been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about WN stock has trended somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. George Weston earned a news sentiment score of 0.21 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company an impact score of 44.77 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

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$109.87.

How big of a company is George Weston?

George Weston has a market capitalization of C$13.51 billion.

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:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  243 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  222 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  465
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This page was last updated on 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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