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Associated British Foods PLC (ABF.L)

ABF.L on London Stock Exchange

2,868.00GBp
11 Dec 2017
Change (% chg)

-15.00 (-0.52%)
Prev Close
2,883.00
Open
2,880.00
Day's High
2,893.00
Day's Low
2,867.00
Volume
115,406
Avg. Vol
985,560
52-wk High
3,387.00
52-wk Low
2,335.00

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2017 Sep '17 8,061.00 0.711
Mar '17 7,296.00 0.805
FY 2016 Sep '16 7,282.00 0.587
Feb '16 6,117.00 0.448
FY 2015 Sep '15 6,552.00 0.487
Feb '15 6,248.00 0.181
 
*Note: Units in Millions ofBritish Pounds
**Note: Units in British Pounds

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1 14,955.00 14,955.00 14,955.00 --
Year Ending Sep-17 20 15,213.10 15,612.00 14,747.00 --
Year Ending Sep-18 20 16,293.00 16,707.00 16,019.00 15,669.70
Year Ending Sep-19 19 17,270.60 17,847.40 16,747.00 16,799.60
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1 123.70 123.70 123.70 --
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1 133.30 133.30 133.30 --
Year Ending Sep-17 22 125.81 131.84 119.72 --
Year Ending Sep-18 21 135.62 141.10 126.87 130.63
Year Ending Sep-19 20 147.99 159.52 138.20 146.42
LT Growth Rate (%) 3 9.06 10.00 7.82 9.60
Sales and Profit Figures in British Pound (GBP);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 23.51 22.52 41.78
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 46.17 36.92 41.92
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 18.13 17.87 26.23
Beta 1.23 0.96 0.70
Price to Sales (TTM) 1.78 1.86 6.15
Price to Book (MRQ) 3.32 3.45 38.89
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) 4.09 4.49 42.86
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 15.90 15.02 36.85
% Owned Institutions -- 0.09 0.11

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield -- 2.35 2.17
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 1.45 2.35 2.51
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 8.23 12.50 9.01
Payout Ratio(TTM) 27.21 25.49 58.79

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 19.27 2.37 -1.37
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 15.07 6.85 5.07
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 3.90 9.09 10.82
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 79.79 -3.64 1.78
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 48.83 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 8.18 7.76 8.16
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -0.94 7.37 7.46

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 0.91 1.21 0.89
Current Ratio (MRQ) 1.57 1.58 1.49
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 8.51 26.99 7.55
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 11.70 51.35 17.94
Interest Coverage (TTM) -- 45.37 40.76

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) -- 30.95 39.21
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 23.94 29.19 38.07
EBITD Margin (TTM) 11.83 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 11.88 15.39 19.97
Operating Margin (TTM) 10.37 13.50 18.46
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 7.36 12.41 18.23
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 9.99 12.57 18.60
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 6.80 11.09 17.89
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 7.62 9.11 13.88
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 5.15 7.93 13.26
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 23.75 27.96 25.67
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 24.26 28.14 25.78

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 112,211 2,755,211,781 4,262,426,452
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 8,552 168,897,144 620,791,149
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 10.95 13.19 17.91
Inventory Turnover (TTM) -- 6.70 6.30
Asset Turnover (TTM) 1.28 0.88 1.79

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 9.75 8.05 25.72
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. 6.40 8.10 29.83
Return on Investment (TTM) 13.25 12.31 63.83
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. 8.95 11.97 66.20
Return on Equity (TTM) 15.07 15.70 75.76
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. 10.43 15.10 75.33
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 4.68 0.21 3.90
EPS (TTM) % 54.73 11.78 8.18
Dividend % 5.00 4.72 8.23
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for Associated British Foods PLC

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week 0.21 -1.84 99 15
13 Week 10.17 7.31 99 15
26 Week 31.72 27.96 99 29
52 Week 28.01 18.10 99 6
YTD 19.20 11.84 99 16
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 28.12%
# of Holders: 326
Total Shares Held: 222,616,217
3 Mo. Net Change: -27,371,371
# New Positions: 11
# Closed Positions: 27
# Increased Positions: 85
# Reduced Positions: 100
# Net Buyers: -15
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