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Associated British Foods (ABF)
Sector: Food
Share Price: 2,834.00p Change Today: -26.00p  Market Cap: £22,436m

ABF Overview

Associated British Foods is the Weston family's UK arm. The Westons still own over 50% and through their careful husbandry it now owns a raft of the UK's best-known brand names including Twinings tea, Ovaltine, Primark and British Sugar.

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ABF Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
14-Sep-13 13,315.00 868.00 98.10p 18.4 1.5 +12% 32.00p 1.8%
13-Sep-14 12,943.00 1,020.00 104.10p 25.2 4.2 +6% 34.00p 1.3%
12-Sep-15 12,800.00 707.00 101.50p 30.4 n/a -2% 35.00p 1.1%
17-Sep-16 13,399.00 1,042.00 106.20p 25.5 5.1 +5% 36.75p 1.4%
16-Sep-17 15,357.00 1,576.00 127.10p 24.8 1.2 +20% 41.00p 1.3%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

ABF Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (£m) Pre-tax (£m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
30-Sep-18 16,277.65 1,398.85 135.88p 21.0 3.0 +7% 45.14p 1.6%

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ABF Company Announcements

Result of AGM 08-Dec-2017 15:46 RNS
Chairman's Address to AGM 08-Dec-2017 11:03 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 28-Nov-2017 14:34 RNS

Latest ABF Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
27-Nov-17 Sell George G Weston 3,042.96p 15,543 £472,966.65
27-Nov-17 Sell John Bason 3,042.96p 21,716 £660,808.32
24-Nov-17 Transfer From John Bason 0.000p 21,716 £0.00

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 3: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 4: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 5: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.


Price Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 2,834.00p
Change Today -26.00p
% Change -0.91 %
Volume 59,246
14-Dec-17 Close 2,860.00p
Shares Issued 791.67m
Market Cap £22,436m
Year End 16-Sep-17

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 11
Buy 0
Neutral 9
Sell 0
Strong Sell 2
Total 22
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ABF Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Final Interim
Ex-Div 14-Dec-17 08-Jun-17
Paid 12-Jan-18 07-Jul-17
Amount 29.65p 11.35p

Trades for 15-Dec-2017

Time Volume / Share Price
08:06 56 @ 2,834.00p
08:06 150 @ 2,834.00p
08:06 140 @ 2,831.00p
08:06 6 @ 2,830.00p
08:06 15 @ 2,827.00p

ABF Key Personnel

CEO George G Weston
Finance Director John Bason