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Coles Group Limited is an Australia-based company engaged in the retail industry business. The Company is focused on providing customers with everyday products, including fresh food, groceries, general merchandise, liquor, fuel and financial services through its store network and online platforms. The Company operates through three segments: Supermarket, Liquor, and Express. The supermarket segment offers fresh food, groceries and general merchandise retailing, which includes Coles Online and Coles Financial Services. The Liquor segment operates a range of liquor retailing formats consisting of three brands, such as Liquorland, Vintage Cellars, First Choice Liquor and First Choice Liquor Market and an online liquor retail offer. The Company's Express segment offers convenience store operations and commission agent for retail fuel sales. It operates approximately 2,500 retail outlets nationally.
- James Graham NEC (73)
- Steven Cain CEO (56)
- Leah Weckert CFO
- Darren Blackhurst CEX
- Greg Davis CEX
- Ben Hassing CEX
- George Saoud CEX
- Matthew Swindells COO
- Roger Sniezek CIO
- Lisa Ronson CMO
- Sally Fielke GMG
- David Brewster OTH
- Thinus Keeve OTH
- Kris Webb OTH
- Daniella Pereira SEC
- David Cheesewright NID (59)
- Jacqueline Chow NID (49)
- Abigail Cleland NID (48)
- Richard Freudenstein NID (56)
- Paul O'Malley NID (57)
- Wendy Stops NID (60)
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As of Today at 12:21 UTC, shares in Coles are trading at AU$16.24. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.
Shares in Coles last closed at AU$16.24 and the price had moved by -11.98% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength the Coles share price has underperformed the ASX All Ordinaries Index by -14.26% over the past year.
The overall consensus recommendation for Coles is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.
The Coles dividend yield is 3.76% based on the trailing twelve month period.
Last year, Coles paid a total dividend of AU$0.61, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 3.76%. We do not have any data on when Coles is to next pay dividends.
We do not have data on when Coles is to next pay dividends. The historic dividend yield on Coles shares is currently 3.76%.
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As of the previous close price of AU$16.24, shares in Coles had a market capitalisation of AU$21.66bn.
Here are the trading details for Coles:
- Country of listing: Australia
- Exchange: ASX
- Ticker Symbol: COL
Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum Coles 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 Coles is AU$18.29. That is 12.6% above the last closing price of AU$16.24.
Analysts covering Coles currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of AU$0.75 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 Coles. Over the past six months, its share price has underperformed the ASX All Ordinaries Index by -2.04%.
As of the last closing price of AU$16.24, shares in Coles were trading -5.52% below their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.
The Coles PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 20.72. The shares last closed at AU$16.24.
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.
Coles' management team is headed by:
- James Graham - NEC
- Steven Cain - CEO
- Leah Weckert - CFO
- Darren Blackhurst - CEX
- Greg Davis - CEX
- Ben Hassing - CEX
- George Saoud - CEX
- Matthew Swindells - COO
- Roger Sniezek - CIO
- Lisa Ronson - CMO
- Sally Fielke - GMG
- David Brewster - OTH
- Thinus Keeve - OTH
- Kris Webb - OTH
- Daniella Pereira - SEC
- David Cheesewright - NID
- Jacqueline Chow - NID
- Abigail Cleland - NID
- Richard Freudenstein - NID
- Paul O'Malley - NID
- Wendy Stops - NID