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Sainsbury (J)

16:50 on 16/10/2017

Current Price 243.96p | Bid 243.60p | Ask 243.70p | Change 0.79%

Company Overview

J Sainsbury plc consists of Sainsbury's – a chain of 537 supermarkets and 335 convenience stores – and Sainsbury's Bank. Sainsbury's Supermarkets is the UK's longest standing major food retailing chain, having opened its first store in 1869. The Sainsbury's brand is built upon a heritage of providing customers with healthy, safe, fresh and tasty food. Quality and fair prices go hand-in-hand with a responsible approach to business. Sainsbury's stores have a particular emphasis on fresh food and we strive to innovate continuously and improve products in line with customer needs. It now serves over 18.5 million customers a week and have a market share of around 16 per cent. Its large stores offer around 30,000 products and it offers complementary non-food products and services in many of our stores. Its TU clothing range is in its fifth year and has 1 million transactions per week. An internet-based home delivery shopping service is also available to nearly 90 per cent of UK households.

Stock Details

Shares in Issue 1,924,572,045
Market cap £4,680.56m
Sector Food & Drug Retailers
Indices FTSE 100
FTSE 350
UK FTSE All Share
FTSE Eurofirst 300

Financial Highlights Year Ended 12/03/2016

Turnover £23506.00 million
Operating Profit £707.00 million
Dividend Yield 4.98
Dividend Per Share 12.10
Dividend Cover 1.95
P/E Ratio 10.18
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Important Dates

Final Result 06/05/2015

Key Personnel

Justin King CEO
John Rogers CFO

Key Brands

Sainsbury's, Jackson's Stores, Bells Stores

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Price Summary

Mid Price ? 243.60p
Bid Price ? 243.60p
Ask Price ? 243.70p
Volume ? 8557327
Change Today 1.90p
% Change Today 0.79%
Open 242.80p
Previous Close 243.60p
Intraday High 244.90p
Intraday Low 242.12p
52 Week High 294.40p
52 Week Low 212.00p

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