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Booker Group PLC (BOK.L)

BOK.L on London Stock Exchange

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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: 0.95
Market Cap(Mil.): £3,505.07
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 1,782.84
Dividend: 4.97
Yield (%): --

Financials

  BOK.L Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 22.91 44.00 41.22
EPS (TTM): 0.09 -- --
ROI: 21.94 4.87 64.08
ROE: 25.72 8.91 76.11

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

UPDATE 1-Tesco acquisition target Booker's Q1 like-for-like sales up 4.2 pct

LONDON, July 5 Booker Group, the wholesaler Tesco is trying to buy for 3.7 billion pounds ($4.8 billion), said like-for-like sales rose 4.2 percent in its first quarter, helped by favourable weather and a late Easter.

Jul 05 2017

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 5

July 5 Britain's FTSE 100 futures were down 0.18 percent ahead of the cash market open.

Jul 05 2017

Tesco acquisition target Booker's Q1 like-for-like sales up 4.2 pct

LONDON, July 5 Booker Group, the wholesaler Tesco is trying to buy for 3.7 billion pounds ($4.8 billion), said like-for-like sales rose 4.2 percent in its first quarter, helped by favourable weather and the late Easter.

Jul 05 2017

Tesco and Booker want UK regulator to 'fast track' competition probe

LONDON Britain's biggest retailer Tesco and its takeover target Booker have asked the UK competition regulator to "fast track" examination of their 3.7 billion pound ($4.8 billion) deal to a more detailed second stage, they said on Thursday.

Jun 29 2017

UPDATE 1-Tesco and Booker want UK regulator to "fast track" competition probe

* Tesco expects deal to complete in Jan 2018 (Adds detail, background)

Jun 29 2017

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