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Absa Group Ltd (ABGJ.J)

ABGJ.J on Johannesburg Stock Exchange

17,079.00ZAc
20 Feb 2019
Change (% chg)

56.00 (+0.33%)
Prev Close
17,023.00
Open
16,981.00
Day's High
17,350.00
Day's Low
16,980.00
Volume
3,210,910
Avg. Vol
2,806,436
52-wk High
21,000.00
52-wk Low
13,628.00

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About

Absa Group Limited, formerly Barclays Africa Group Limited, is a diversified financial services provider offering an integrated set of products and services across personal and business banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking, wealth and investment management and insurance. The Company's segments include Retail... (more)

Overall

Beta: 0.78
Market Cap(Mil.): R121,211.40
Shares Outstanding(Mil.): 847.75
Dividend: 475.00
Yield (%): 7.31

Financials

  ABGJ.J Industry Sector
P/E (TTM): 8.03 18.98 19.22
EPS (TTM): 17.81 -- --
ROI: -- 0.00 0.45
ROE: 15.20 16.12 15.43

UPDATE 2-S.Africa's Absa seeks new blood after decade under Ramos

* Chairwoman says external candidate to be in place in one year

29 Jan 2019

S.Africa's Absa seeking external replacement for retiring CEO

JOHANNESBURG, Jan 29 South African lender Absa will be seeking an external candidate to replace its CEO Maria Ramos, who is retiring at the end of February after ten years at the helm, Chairwoman Wendy Lucas-Bull said on Tuesday.

29 Jan 2019

South Africa's Absa CEO to retire at end of February

JOHANNESBURG Jan 29 South African lender Absa said on Tuesday its chief executive Maria Ramos, who has been at the helm for ten years, will retire at the end of February, after the firm completed its separation from Barclays PLC and relaunched its brand.

29 Jan 2019

UPDATE 1-SocGen and Absa join forces on wholesale banking in Africa

* Shares in both banks flat, investors sceptical (Recasts, adds Absa interview, context, shares, investor comment)

18 Jan 2019

SocGen sells South African custody, trustee, clearing Unit to ABSA

PARIS, Jan 18 French bank Societe Generale said on Friday it agreed to sell its South African unit offering custody, trustee and clearing services to South Africa-listed bank ABSA as part of a strategy to review its scope of businesses.

18 Jan 2019

Absa planting seeds in London

LONDON, Nov 22 (IFR) - Absa is looking to expand its capital markets operations in London. The South African bank wants to appoint origination and syndication bankers to cover the debt capital markets from the UK.

22 Nov 2018

South Africa's Absa PMI remains in contraction in September

JOHANNESBURG, Oct 1 South Africa's seasonally adjusted Absa Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) fell slightly in September, weighed down by a fall in new sales orders and employment, a survey showed on Monday.

01 Oct 2018

UPDATE 1-South Africa's Absa PMI falls to 13-month low in August

JOHANNESBURG, Sept 3 South Africa's seasonally adjusted Absa Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) fell to 13-month low in August driven by large declines in new sales, business activity and also possibly by talk over land reforms, a survey showed on Monday.

03 Sep 2018

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