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Last €1.91 EUR
Change Today -0.08 / -4.03%
Volume 0.0
As of 2:08 AM 05/4/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

booker group plc (BQW) Snapshot

Open
€1.91
Previous Close
€1.99
Day High
€1.91
Day Low
€1.91
52 Week High
03/16/15 - €2.24
52 Week Low
10/16/14 - €1.41
Market Cap
3.3B
Average Volume 10 Days
0.0
EPS TTM
--
Shares Outstanding
1.8B
EX-Date
10/30/14
P/E TM
--
Dividend
€3.34
Dividend Yield
4.68%
Current Stock Chart for BOOKER GROUP PLC (BQW)

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booker group plc (BQW) Details

Booker Group plc operates as a food wholesaler in the United Kingdom. It offers branded and private-label goods for independent convenience stores, grocers, leisure outlets, pubs, and restaurants, as well as for caterers, retail customers, and small businesses. The company’s products include grocery, fresh and frozen food, beers, wines, spirits, tobacco, and alcoholic products, as well as non-food products, such as stationery and office equipment, furniture and furnishings, catering and cleaning equipment, clothing, general maintenance products, and electrical appliances. It also offers products under its own label brands, such as Chef’s Larder, Lichfields, Malt House Vinters, Chekov, Happy Shopper, and Euro Shopper. The company operates 172 Booker wholesale business centers, 30 Makro stores, and a national delivery network which includes the Ritter-Courivaud and Classic Drinks businesses. In addition, it delivers its products and services through the Internet. The company was incorporated in 2004 and is based in Wellingborough, the United Kingdom.

12,859 Employees
Last Reported Date: 06/9/14
Founded in 2004

booker group plc (BQW) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director a...
Total Annual Compensation: 510.0K GBP
Group Finance Director, Executive Director an...
Total Annual Compensation: 560.0K GBP
Operations Director, Executive Director and M...
Total Annual Compensation: 455.0K GBP
Managing Director of Booker Wholesale, Execut...
Total Annual Compensation: 544.0K GBP
Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: 512.0K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

booker group plc (BQW) Key Developments

Booker Group PLC Announces Sales Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended March 27, 2015

Booker Group PLC announced sales results for the fourth quarter and year ended March 27, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported total sales including Makro, rose by 1.0% on the same period last year. Booker like-for-like total sales (excluding Makro) were 1.7% higher with non tobacco like-for-likes up 2.3%. Non tobacco sales in Makro were down 7.4% in the 12 weeks as a result of the decision to stop selling some consumer ranges. For the year, total sales (including Makro) were £4.75 billion, up by 1.5% compared to last year. Booker like-for-like total sales (excluding Makro) were up by 2.3%.

Booker Group PLC Announces Board Changes

Booker Group announced that Richard Rose, having served three terms of three years each, as Chairman of Blueheath Holdings and then Booker Group Plc, in accordance with corporate governance best practice will be stepping down as Chairman at the AGM on July 8, 2015. Booker Group additionally announced that Mark Aylwin has decided to leave Booker to pursue other opportunities. He was responsible for the Booker Direct, Chef Direct and Ritter Courivaud businesses. Rather than replacing Mark the company has decided to embed the strengths of Booker Direct, Ritter Courivaud and Chef Direct into the wider Group structure. As a result, following Mark's departure Booker Direct will become part of the Group Retail structure reporting to Steve Fox. Chef Direct will become part of Group Catering reporting to Stuart Hyslop. Ritter Courivaud will be chaired by Dominic Morrey who runs Fresh business. These changes will help take the benefits of Booker Direct, Chef Direct and Ritter Courivaud to national accounts, branch accounts and independent catering and retail customers.

Booker Group PLC Reports Interim Management Statement for the Sixteen Weeks To January 2, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year 2014

Booker Group PLC reported interim management statement for the sixteen weeks To January 2, 2015. For the period, the company reported total sales including Makro, rose by 1.4% on the same period last year. The company's like-for-like sales (excluding Makro) were 2.5% higher with non tobacco like-for-likes up 2.6%. For the period, the company outlook for profits and net cash for the year remains in line with expectations.

 

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Price/Earnings 22.4x
Price/Sales 0.5x
Price/Book 4.3x
Price/Cash Flow 22.2x
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