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PFD - Premier Foods Share Price

94p 0.5  0.5%

Last Trade - 4:35pm

Consumer Defensives
Mid Cap
Market Cap £797.0m
Enterprise Value £1.23bn
Revenue £847.1m
Position in Universe 434th / 1803
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Year End 28th Mar 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
964.3 771.7 790.4 819.2 824.3 847.1 892.2 890 -2.6%
-69.6 +29.5 +26.1 +134.2 +62.9 +2.06
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 28 March 2020, Premier Foods Plc revenues increased 3% to £847.1M. Net income totaled £46.5M vs. loss of £33.8M. Revenues reflect Is operating Grocery segment increase of 2% to £611.6M, Is operating Sweet Treats segment increase of 4% to £235.5M, United Kingdom segment increase of 4% to £803.8M. Net Income reflects Administrative costs decrease of 51% to £76.6M (expense).
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Profile Summary

Premier Foods plc is a food company. The Company is engaged in the manufacture and distribution of branded and own label food and beverage products. The Company's segments include Grocery, Sweet Treats and International. The Grocery segment primarily sells savory ambient food products. The Sweet Treats segment sells sweet ambient food products. The International segment has been aggregated within the Grocery segment for reporting purposes. The Company offers a range of brands, such as Ambrosia, Bisto, OXO, Paxo, Sharwood's, Loyd Grossman, Homepride, Batchelors, Smash, Bird's, Paul Hollywood, Marvel and Angel Delight. Its Grocery strategic business unit (SBU) includes cooking sauces and accompaniments, flavors and seasonings, Quick meals and soups, and ambient desserts. Its Sweet Treats SBU includes the Company's cake brands, such as Mr. Kipling, Cadbury and Lyons. Its International SBU is focused on new markets across the world.

Last Annual March 28th, 2020
Last Interim March 28th, 2020
Incorporated June 22, 2004
Public Since July 19, 2004
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 4,155
Sector Consumer Defensives
Industry Food & Tobacco
Index FTSE All Share , FTSE All Share Consumer Goods , FTSE All Share Food Producers , FTSE 350 , FTSE 350 Lower Yield , FTSE 250 , FTSE 350 Food Producers , ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Shares in Issue 852,384,147
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Frequently Asked Questions for Premier Foods
What is the Premier Foods share price?

As of 4:35pm, shares in Premier Foods are trading at 94p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £797.0m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Premier Foods share price performed this year?

Shares in Premier Foods are currently trading at 94p and the price has moved by 0.192k% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Premier Foods price has moved by 0.253k% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Premier Foods?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Premier Foods, there are there are currently 3 "buy" , 0 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Premier Foods is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Premier Foods next release its financial results?

Premier Foods is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-03-28
What is the Premier Foods dividend yield?

Premier Foods does not currently pay a dividend.

Does Premier Foods pay a dividend?

Premier Foods does not currently pay a dividend.

When does Premier Foods next pay dividends?

Premier Foods does not currently pay a dividend.

How do I buy Premier Foods shares?

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What is the market cap of Premier Foods?

Shares in Premier Foods are currently trading at 94p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £797.0m.

Where are Premier Foods shares listed? Where are Premier Foods shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Premier Foods:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: PFD
What kind of share is Premier Foods?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Premier Foods is currently classified as a Super Stock. 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.

Is there a Premier Foods share price forecast 2020?

Shares in Premier Foods are currently priced at 94p. At that level they are trading at 17.65% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 114.15.

Analysts covering Premier Foods currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.09725 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Premier Foods share price will go up?

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 Premier Foods. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 0.104k%. At the current price of 94p, shares in Premier Foods are trading at 60.08% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Premier Foods PE Ratio?

The Premier Foods PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 15.66. The shares are currently trading at 94p.

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.

Who are the key directors of Premier Foods?

Premier Foods's management team is headed by:

Alex Whitehouse - CEO
Daniel Wosner - NED
Shinji Honda - NED
Simon Rose - GCN
Orkun Kilic - NED
Simon Bentley - NID
Colin Day - NEC
Duncan Leggett - CFO
Who are the major shareholders of Premier Foods?

Here are the top five shareholders of Premier Foods based on the size of their shareholding:

Nissin Foods Holdings Co Ltd Holding Company
Percentage owned: 19.3% (164.5m shares)
Oasis Management Company Ltd. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 8.27% (70.5m shares)
Paulson & Co. Inc. Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 6.25% (53.3m shares)
JPMorgan Asset Management U.K. Limited Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 5.09% (43.4m shares)
J.P. Morgan Securities plc Research Firm
Percentage owned: 5.09% (43.4m shares)
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