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Booker Group PLC (BOK.L)

BOK.L on London Stock Exchange

223.60GBp
23 Feb 2018
Change (% chg)

-0.30 (-0.13%)
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223.90
Open
224.00
Day's High
224.60
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222.80
Volume
64,193,200
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7,368,935
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236.17
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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: 0.84
Market Cap(Mil.): £4,015.64
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 1,793.50
Dividend: 3.70
Yield (%): --

Financials

  Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): -- 36.22 16.31
EPS (TTM): -- -- --
ROI: -- 6.07 35.74
ROE: -- 10.66 17.71

Two major Booker investors back Tesco deal amid growing dissent

LONDON Two leading investors in British wholesaler Booker are backing a takeover by retail giant Tesco , despite a late push by an activist hedge fund and shareholder advisers to secure better terms.

10:23am EST

Two major Booker investors back Tesco deal amid growing dissent

LONDON, Feb 23 Two leading investors in British wholesaler Booker are backing a takeover by retail giant Tesco, despite a late push by an activist hedge fund and shareholder advisers to secure better terms.

10:21am EST

Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

Feb 20 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Tuesday:

Feb 20 2018

Investor adviser Glass Lewis urges Booker investors to oppose Tesco deal

LONDON Investor advisory firm Glass Lewis has urged shareholders in British wholesaler Booker Group to reject a takeover by retailer Tesco , dealing a fresh blow to the proposed 3.7 billion-pound ($5.2 billion) deal.

Feb 20 2018

UPDATE 1-Investor adviser Glass Lewis urges Booker investors to oppose Tesco deal

LONDON, Feb 20 Investor advisory firm Glass Lewis has urged shareholders in British wholesaler Booker Group to reject a takeover by retailer Tesco, dealing a fresh blow to the proposed 3.7 billion-pound ($5.2 billion) deal.

Feb 20 2018

Glass Lewis recommends investors in UK's Booker oppose Tesco takeover

LONDON, Feb 20 Shareholders in British wholesaler Booker Group should oppose the company's takeover by retailer Tesco, investor advisory firm Glass Lewis said on Tuesday.

Feb 20 2018

Advisory firm recommends Booker investors reject Tesco deal

LONDON Investors in retailer Booker should reject a "less than compelling" 3.7 billion pounds ($5.2 billion) takeover bid by British market leader Tesco, a top advisory firm said.

Feb 15 2018

U.S. activist investor says Booker should get better offer from Tesco

LONDON A U.S. hedge fund which owns a stake in Booker Group said on Thursday it plans to oppose Tesco's 3.7 billion pound takeover bid unless the wholesaler secures a better deal.

Feb 09 2018

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 9

Feb 9 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 40 points lower at 7,130.9 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.44 percent ahead of the cash market open.

Feb 09 2018

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Feb 9

Feb 9 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 40 points lower at 7,130.9 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers. * BOOKER-TESCO: A U.S. hedge fund which owns a stake in Booker Group said on Thursday it plans to oppose Tesco's 3.7 billion pound ($5.2 billion) takeover bid unless the wholesaler secures a better deal. * TALKTALK: Britain's Investment Association said on Thursday that TalkTalk raising cash from investors through a placing was "a blatant disre

Feb 09 2018

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