Consumer ServicesFood & Drug Retailers
  • Price (GBX)224.30
  • Today's Change0.70 / 0.31%
  • Shares traded5.30m
  • 1 Year change-14.26%
  • Beta0.6098
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About the company

J Sainsbury plc is engaged in grocery-related retailing and retail banking. The Company's segments include Retailing; Financial services, and Property investments. The Retailing segment is engaged in the operation of supermarkets and convenience. The Financial services segment includes the operations of Sainsbury's Bank plc (Sainsbury's Bank). The Property investments segment includes the Company's joint ventures with the British Land Company PLC and Land Securities Group PLC. The Company has approximately 2,000 food suppliers and over 1,000 non-food suppliers. The Company offers over 15,000 own-brand products and has approximately 770 convenience stores. The Company offers groceries under various categories, such as fruit and veg, meat and fish, dairy, chilled, bakery, frozen, food cupboard, drinks, health and beauty, baby, household, pet and home. Sainsbury's Bank provides a range of products, including insurances, credit cards, savings and loans.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)23.51bn
  • Net income in GBP459.00m
  • Incorporated1922
  • Employees48.00k
  • Location
    J Sainsbury PLC33 HolbornLONDON EC1N 2HTUnited KingdomGBR
  • Phone+44 20 7695 6000Fax+44 20 7695 7610
  • Website
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
SBRY:LSE since
Home Retail Group PLCAnnounced05 Jan 201605 Jan 2016Announced-12.14%1.57bn
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Peer analysis

CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesMarket Cap /
Greggs plc835.75m57.60m1.06bn19.85k1.06bn19.85k
Booker Group Plc4.99bn127.80m3.11bn13.14k3.11bn13.14k
Lenta Ltd3.80bn154.48m3.65bn--3.65bn--
J Sainsbury plc23.51bn459.00m4.35bn48.00k4.35bn48.00k
WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC16.12bn221.80m4.37bn47.93k4.37bn47.93k
Tesco PLC54.43bn225.00m12.83bn482.15k12.83bn482.15k
Data as of Jul 29 2016. Currency figures normalised to J Sainsbury PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

27.63%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Brandes Investment Partners LPas of 28 Jul 2016101.30m5.26%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) of 28 Jul 201676.56m3.98%
LSV Asset Managementas of 29 Jul 201667.63m3.51%
Lazard Asset Management LLCas of 28 Jul 201649.73m2.58%
Legal & General Investment Management of 28 Jul 201643.55m2.26%
State Street Global Advisors of 28 Jul 201641.07m2.13%
Sanderson Asset Management LLPas of 06 Jul 201639.91m2.07%
Kiltearn Partners LLPas of 14 Jul 201638.52m2.00%
Schroder Investment Management of 27 Jul 201637.60m1.95%
The Vanguard Group, of 28 Jul 201636.02m1.87%
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Data from 31 Mar 2016 - 28 Jul 2016Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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