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TSE:WN

George Weston Stock Forecast, Price & News

C$137.69
+1.65 (+1.21 %)
(As of 10/22/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
C$135.74
C$137.91
50-Day Range
C$128.38
C$137.37
52-Week Range
C$91.95
C$138.22
Volume163,045 shs
Average Volume179,532 shs
Market CapitalizationC$20.74 billion
P/E Ratio33.27
Dividend Yield1.74%
BetaN/A
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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

Industry
Grocery Stores
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Employees
226,299
Year Founded
N/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
C$55.30 billion
Cash Flow
C$22.62 per share
Book Value
C$42.84 per share

Profitability

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Market Cap
C$20.74 billion
Next Earnings Date
11/16/2021 (Estimated)
Optionable
Not Optionable

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.86 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider 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 analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for George Weston in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" George Weston stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than George Weston?

Wall Street analysts have given George Weston a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but George Weston wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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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, November 16th 2021.
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How were George Weston's earnings last quarter?

George Weston Limited (TSE:WN) posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July, 30th. The company reported $1.78 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $1.78. The business had revenue of $12.93 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $12.30 billion.
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How has George Weston's stock price 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 41.1% and is now trading at C$137.69.
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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 Friday, July 30th. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.60 per share on Friday, October 1st. This represents a $2.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 14th. This is an increase from George Weston's previous quarterly dividend of C$0.53.
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Is George Weston a good dividend stock?

George Weston pays an annual dividend of C$2.18 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.74%. The dividend payout ratio of George Weston is 52.55%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for WN?

6 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for George Weston's shares. Their forecasts range from C$120.00 to C$165.00. On average, they expect George Weston's share price to reach C$141.71 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.9% 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$137.69.

How much money does George Weston make?

George Weston has a market capitalization of C$20.74 billion and generates C$55.30 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 10/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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