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Booker Group PLC (BOK.L)

BOK.L on London Stock Exchange

201.00GBp
22 Sep 2017
Change (% chg)

1.40 (+0.70%)
Prev Close
199.60
Open
199.70
Day's High
201.10
Day's Low
199.40
Volume
1,491,888
Avg. Vol
5,686,857
52-wk High
218.50
52-wk Low
167.10

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About

Booker Group plc is a food wholesaler. The Company operates through wholesaling activities segment. The Company offers a range of grocery, tobacco, alcoholic products and other products. It comprises Booker Wholesale, Makro, Booker Direct, Classic Drinks, Ritter Courivaud, Chef Direct, Premier, Family Shopper, Budgens, Londis... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.95
Market Cap(Mil.): £3,583.62
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 1,782.90
Dividend: 4.97
Yield (%): --

Financials

  Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): -- 45.23 16.08
EPS (TTM): -- -- --
ROI: -- 5.00 14.60
ROE: -- 9.07 14.03

BRIEF-Booker Group says Q2 like-for-like total sales ‍up 1.3 pct

* Q2 GROUP SALES ROSE BY 1.1 PCT ON SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR WITH NON TOBACCO SALES UP 5.8 PCT

Sep 14 2017

Tesco acquisition target Booker reports Q2 sales up 1.3 pct

Sept 14 British wholesaler Booker Group, which has agreed a 3.7 billion pound ($4.89 billion) takeover by Tesco, said its second-quarter like-for-like sales rose 1.3 percent helped by strength in catering and retail supply.

Sep 14 2017

Britain's Co-op in exclusive takeover talks for wholesaler Nisa

LONDON Britain's Co-operative Group is in exclusive talks to buy Nisa, entering the fray days after larger rival Sainsbury's suspended its own bid talks for the wholesale group.

Aug 30 2017

Tesco, Booker defend tie-up plan, say suppliers will benefit

British supermarket group Tesco and wholesaler Booker have rejected suggestions their planned 3.7 billion pound ($4.8 billion) tie-up will hurt suppliers, saying they should benefit from growth and lower costs as a result of the deal.

Aug 24 2017

Tesco, Booker defend tie-up plan, say suppliers will benefit

Aug 24 British supermarket group Tesco and wholesaler Booker have rejected suggestions their planned 3.7 billion pound ($4.8 billion) tie-up will hurt suppliers, saying they should benefit from growth and lower costs as a result of the deal.

Aug 24 2017

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - July 13

July 13 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

Jul 12 2017

UK competition regulator refers Tesco/Booker deal for in-depth probe

LONDON Britain's competition regulator has referred supermarket Tesco's proposed 3.7 billion pound ($4.75 billion) takeover of wholesaler Booker for a detailed investigation, granting a request from the companies to "fast track" the process.

Jul 12 2017

UPDATE 2-UK competition regulator refers Tesco/Booker deal for in-depth probe

* CMA will publish final report before Christmas (Adds Booker, analyst comment, updates shares)

Jul 12 2017

UK competition regulator refers Tesco/Booker deal for in-depth probe

LONDON, July 12 Britain's competition regulator has referred supermarket Tesco's proposed 3.7 billion pounds ($4.75 billion) takeover of wholesaler Booker to a detailed investigation, ceding to a request from the companies to "fast track" the process.

Jul 12 2017

BRIEF-Tesco-Booker merger faces in-depth competition investigation

* UK competition watchdog says in more than 350 local areas where there is currently an overlap between Tesco shops and Booker-supplied 'symbol' stores, shoppers could face worse terms when buying their groceries Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting By Rachel Armstrong)

Jul 12 2017

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