Consumer GoodsFood Producers
  • Price (GBX)2,669.00
  • Today's Change36.00 / 1.37%
  • Shares traded619.72k
  • 1 Year change18.10%
  • Beta0.9868
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About the company

Associated British Foods plc is an international food, ingredients and retail company. Its segments include grocery, sugar, agriculture, ingredients and retail. The grocery segment manufactures products, including hot beverages, sugar and sweeteners, vegetable oils, balsamic vinegars, bread and baked goods, cereals, ethnic foods, and meat products, which are sold to retail, wholesale and foodservice businesses. The sugar segment is engaged in growing and processing of sugar beet and sugar cane for sale to industrial users and to Silver Spoon, which is included in the Grocery segment. The agriculture segment manufactures of animal feeds and the provision of other products and services for the agriculture sector. The ingredients segment is manufactures of bakers’ yeast, bakery ingredients, enzymes, lipids, yeast extracts and cereal specialties. The retail segment is engaged in buying and merchandising value clothing and accessories through the Primark and Penney's retail chains.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)15.82bn
  • Net income in GBP878.00m
  • Incorporated1934
  • Employees138.10k
  • Location
    Associated British Foods plcMayfair, 10 Grosvenor StreetLONDON W1K 4QYUnited KingdomGBR
  • Phone+44 207 399 6500
  • Fax+44 207 399 6580
  • Websitehttps://www.abf.co.uk/
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
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(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
NEXT plc4.22bn603.10m9.48bn28.15k15.7543.5523.982.254.524.5231.711.641.124.873.56149,905.9016.0524.9124.3240.0838.3334.4714.2915.221.1811.910.925661.612.762.19-0.23661.314.085.05
Zalando SE5.11bn58.53m9.97bn13.69k165.567.4750.411.950.28670.286723.796.361.673.0817.32394,282.601.913.823.836.6842.7043.571.142.360.75268.010.25660.0020.0225.05-50.15--30.41--
Associated British Foods plc15.82bn878.00m21.13bn138.10k24.012.2414.011.341.111.1120.0311.941.15--11.02114,586.106.537.428.5510.01--23.285.666.121.05--0.05836.421.614.10-12.812.870.80616.39
H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB18.35bn1.06bn23.55bn177.00k25.185.9312.
Industria de Diseno Textil SA22.86bn3.09bn81.33bn167.90k26.277.0116.003.561.201.208.844.491.063.3632.75157,856.7014.4317.0221.2123.0656.8957.1213.5613.510.9715102.870.325369.593.199.352.267.705.3327.80
Data as of Feb 14 2020. Currency figures normalised to Associated British Foods plc's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

11.63%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 01 Jan 202012.53m1.58%
Royal Bank of Canada (Channel Islands) Ltd.as of 01 Jan 202012.06m1.52%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 01 Jan 202010.07m1.27%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 01 Jan 20209.53m1.20%
1832 Asset Management LPas of 01 Jan 20209.40m1.19%
Legal & General Investment Management Ltd.as of 01 Jan 20208.84m1.12%
Majedie Asset Management Ltd.as of 01 Jan 20208.39m1.06%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.as of 01 Jan 20207.55m0.95%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 01 Jan 20207.50m0.95%
FIL Investment Advisors (UK) Ltd.as of 01 Jan 20206.19m0.78%
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