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Booker Group PLC (BOK.L)

BOK.L on London Stock Exchange

194.00GBp
28 Apr 2017
Change (% chg)

1.80 (+0.94%)
Prev Close
192.20
Open
191.10
Day's High
194.30
Day's Low
191.10
Volume
3,533,542
Avg. Vol
10,256,353
52-wk High
218.50
52-wk Low
161.30

BOK.L

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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: 0.62
Market Cap(Mil.): £3,425.21
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 1,782.10
Dividend: 0.63
Yield (%): --

Financials

  BOK.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 25.49 36.96 41.34
EPS (TTM): 0.08 -- --
ROI: 21.47 4.47 62.37
ROE: 25.83 7.08 73.84

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

Tesco boss defends Booker deal, says many investors on board

LONDON, March 28 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

Big Tesco shareholders oppose $4.7 billion Booker deal

LONDON Two of Tesco's biggest shareholders have called on the supermarket group to withdraw its 3.7 billion pound ($4.7 billion) agreed offer for wholesaler Booker , potentially casting doubt on the deal's progress.

Mar 27 2017

UPDATE 2-Big Tesco shareholders oppose $4.7 bln Booker deal

* Tesco says majority of top 10 investors have raised holding (Adds Tesco response)

Mar 27 2017

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