Contrarian value investors are always on the look-out for shares that the market has overlooked. In times of economic uncertainty - when stock prices become erratic - good quality stocks can become cheaper. The question is whether Asso...
|Type||Buy / Hold / Sell|
|Year End 18th Sep||Unit||2017||2018||2019||2020||2021||2022E||2023E||CAGR / Avg|
|Diluted Normalised EPS|
|Op. Cashflow ps|
|Free Cashflow ps|
|Diluted Weighted Average Shares||m|
|Book Value ps|
|Leverage (ttm)||Total||- Intang||+ Pension|
|Cash / Assets|
Latest News & Insights for ABF
Shares in Associated British Foods (LON:ABF) are currently trading at 1,549p but a key question for investors is how ongoing economic uncertainty will affect the price. One way of making that assessment is to examine where its strength...
The Associated British Foods (LON:ABF) share price has risen by 2.25% over the past month and it’s currently trading at 2,042p. For investors considering whether to buy, hold or sell the stock, the question now is whether this price ru...
Broker recommendations can be a useful early clue in the hunt for stocks to add to your portfolio. These city analysts know the companies they cover better than most, so their views on whether to buy or sell them are worth considering....
The Associated British Foods (LON:ABF) share price has risen by 4.63% over the past month and it’s currently trading at 1,945p. For investors considering whether to buy, hold or sell the stock, the question now is whether this price ru...
Associated British Foods plc is engaged in the food, ingredients businesses. 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.
Latest News for ABF
Upcoming Events for ABF
Dividend For ABF.L - 13.8000 GBX
Q3 2022 Associated British Foods PLC Trading Statement Release
Associated British Foods PLC Pre-Close Trading Statement Release
Full Year 2022 Associated British Foods PLC Earnings Release
As of Today at 13:02 UTC, shares in Associated British Foods are trading at 1,650.50p. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.
Shares in Associated British Foods last closed at 1,650.50p and the price had moved by -27.4% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength the Associated British Foods share price has underperformed the FTSE All Share Index by -29.7% over the past year.
The overall consensus recommendation for Associated British Foods is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.
The Associated British Foods dividend yield is 1.62% based on the trailing twelve month period.
Last year, Associated British Foods paid a total dividend of £0.27, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 1.62%. We do not have any data on when Associated British Foods is to next pay dividends.
We do not have data on when Associated British Foods is to next pay dividends. The historic dividend yield on Associated British Foods shares is currently 1.62%.
To buy shares in Associated British Foods you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.
As of the previous close price of 1,650.50p, shares in Associated British Foods had a market capitalisation of £13.07bn.
Here are the trading details for Associated British Foods:
- Country of listing: United Kingdom
- Exchange: LSE
- Ticker Symbol: ABF
Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum Associated British Foods is currently classified as a Neutral. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.
The analyst consensus target price for shares in Associated British Foods is 2,021.21p. That is 22.46% above the last closing price of 1,650.50p.
Analysts covering Associated British Foods currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of £1.28 for the next financial year.
An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Associated British Foods. Over the past six months, its share price has underperformed the FTSE All Share Index by -13.7%.
As of the last closing price of 1,650.50p, shares in Associated British Foods were trading -10.76% below their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.
The Associated British Foods PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 12.46. The shares last closed at 1,650.50p.
The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.
The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.
Associated British Foods' management team is headed by:
- Michael McLintock - NEC
- George Weston - CEO
- John Bason - FID
- Paul Lister - SEC
- Emma Adamo - NED
- Graham Allan - NID
- Ruth Cairnie - NID
- Wolfhart Hauser - NID
- Dame Heather Rabbatts - NID
- Richard Reid - NID