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Booker Group PLC (BOK.L)

BOK.L on London Stock Exchange

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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: 0.90
Market Cap(Mil.): £3,596.11
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 1,782.17
Dividend: 4.97
Yield (%): --

Financials

  BOK.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 23.54 41.96 41.26
EPS (TTM): 0.09 -- --
ROI: 21.94 4.52 53.05
ROE: 25.72 7.11 60.72

Booker sticks to Tesco deal timetable as profits rise

LONDON British wholesaler Booker still expects its 3.7 billion pound ($4.8 billion) takeover by Tesco to be completed by early 2018 at the latest, it said after reporting annual results on Thursday, despite regulatory hurdles that analysts said could make the timetable optimistic.

May 18 2017

UPDATE 2-Booker sticks to Tesco deal timetable as profits rise

* Reports full-year profit up 15 pct (Adds detail, analyst comment, shares)

May 18 2017

Tesco-target Booker sees profit rise 15 pct

LONDON, May 18 Booker, the British wholesaler that has agreed to a 3.7 billion pound ($4.8 billion) takeover by Tesco, on Thursday reported a 15 percent rise in annual profit, reflecting progress across the catering and retail supply sides of the business.

May 18 2017

Tesco defends Booker deal after profit beats forecasts

LONDON Tesco , Britain's biggest retailer, beat forecasts for annual profit as its recovery gained pace, potentially strengthening the hand of boss Dave Lewis as he seeks investor backing for his plan to buy wholesaler Booker . | Video

Apr 12 2017

UPDATE 4-Tesco defends Booker deal after profit beats forecasts

* Tesco shares fall 5 pct, Booker shares down 4 pct (Adds CEO comments from briefing, updates shares)

Apr 12 2017

British M&A robust in first quarter but a rocky road ahead

LONDON Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity involving British companies remained relatively robust in the first quarter of the year despite expectations of a slowdown ahead of the country's divorce from the European Union.

Mar 30 2017

UPDATE 1-Tesco target Booker says tobacco decline slows sales growth

* Deal faces regulatory scrutiny (Adds detail, background, shares)

Mar 30 2017

Tesco target Booker sees sales growth ease

LONDON, March 30 Booker, the British wholesaler that in January agreed to be taken over by Tesco for 3.7 billion pounds ($4.60 billion), said on Thursday sales growth had eased in its fourth quarter, with tobacco sales dented by a display ban and plain packaging restrictions.

Mar 30 2017

Tesco boss defends Booker deal, says many investors on board

LONDON Tesco , Britain's biggest retailer, remains committed to its agreed 3.7 billion pound ($4.7 billion) takeover of wholesaler Booker despite opposition from some big shareholders, its boss said on Tuesday.

Mar 28 2017

UPDATE 1-Tesco boss defends Booker deal, says many investors on board

* Shares up 0.7 pct (Adds investor, analyst comment, updates shares)

Mar 28 2017

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