Consumer Staples Food Producers
  • Price (GBX)1,587.50
  • Today's Change6.50 / 0.41%
  • Shares traded1.14m
  • 1 Year change-18.82%
  • Beta1.4893
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About the company

Associated British Foods plc is a United Kingdom-based diversified international food, ingredients and retail company. It operates in approximately 53 countries across Europe, Africa, the Americas, Asia and Australia. The Company has five segments. Grocery segment is engaged in the manufacturing of grocery products, including hot beverages, sugar and sweeteners, vegetable oils, balsamic vinegars, bread and baked goods, cereals, ethnic foods, and meat products. Sugar segment is engaged in growing and processing of sugar beet and sugar cane for sale to industrial users and to Silver Spoon. Agriculture segment is engaged in the manufacturing of animal feeds and the provision of other products for the agriculture sector. Ingredients segment is engaged in the manufacturing of bakers’ yeast, bakery ingredients, enzymes, lipids, yeast extracts and cereal specialties. Retail segment is engaged in buying and merchandising clothing and accessories through the Primark and Penneys retail chains.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)17.00bn
  • Net income in GBP700.00m
  • Incorporated1934
  • Employees132.27k
  • 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
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Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
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Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
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(YOY change %)
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(5 yr growth rate)
LPP SA2.82bn202.84m3.28bn32.00k16.045.277.951.16601.99536.608,381.361,833.011.172.0020.76668,299.608.395.5217.369.1156.1654.357.194.550.4866103.040.597178.1778.7718.44601.5140.4037.2757.83
Zalando SE8.83bn4.55m7.01bn16.83k1,001.293.9328.060.7948-0.0064-0.006438.867.891.462.9914.98602,992.400.07813.280.14546.1340.5442.420.05352.060.82882.740.45360.0029.7223.263.7214.2412.87--
NEXT plc4.89bn716.40m7.52bn26.84k10.367.998.031.545.615.6138.,068.9017.4716.3326.1823.7243.1738.4814.6613.391.1716.820.703245.0830.882.46136.311.2910.25-4.27
Burberry Group plc2.96bn444.10m8.28bn9.29k19.345.5810.662.801.111.117.423.860.8091.8816.50318,347.2012.1910.5215.6913.6870.8669.1615.0711.431.7081.860.49738.2420.570.43015.406.679.113.86
Associated British Foods plc17.00bn700.00m12.54bn132.27k17.901.107.890.7380.8870.88721.5414.460.927--10.88128,499.403.934.664.945.95--22.664.244.721.13--0.251839.4322.422.0546.44-10.19-2.351.28
H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB17.26bn716.80m13.60bn107.38k21.503.585.610.78825.475.47131.7432.861.162.4815.732,029,644.004.808.217.6312.7652.1352.474.155.260.593817.290.557879.536.380.6874785.76-9.99-23.64-7.79
Kering SA16.77bn3.17bn60.77bn36.40k19.055.1713.303.6229.7629.72157.48109.670.62861.4119.77456,144.4012.199.2616.7312.7474.2773.7819.3816.890.975136.890.449547.1434.697.3446.5030.858.8621.14
Data as of Dec 01 2022. Currency figures normalised to Associated British Foods plc's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

11.25%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Royal Bank of Canada (Channel Islands) Ltd.as of 01 Nov 202215.62m1.97%
FIL Investment Advisors (UK) Ltd.as of 01 Nov 202214.24m1.80%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 01 Nov 202210.72m1.35%
Yacktman Asset Management LPas of 01 Nov 202210.18m1.29%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 01 Nov 20228.26m1.04%
Northern Trust Global Investments Ltd.as of 01 Nov 20227.25m0.92%
RBC Dominion Securities, Inc. (Investment Management)as of 01 Nov 20226.43m0.81%
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 01 Nov 20226.11m0.77%
BlackRock Advisors (UK) Ltd.as of 01 Nov 20225.37m0.68%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.as of 01 Nov 20224.88m0.62%
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Data from 31 Dec 2021 - 22 Nov 2022Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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