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Sainsbury (J)

Current Price 285.00p Bid 284.90p Ask 285.10p Change -0.42%
Last Updated: 18/02/2019 12:46. Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes.
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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.

Financial Highlights Year Ended 10/03/2018

Turnover
£28,456.00m
Operating Profit
£518.00m
Dividend Yield
3.56
Dividend Per Share
10.20
Dividend Cover
1.30
P/E Ratio
21.52

Key Personnel

Michael Andrew Coupe
Chief Executive Officer
Kevin O`Byrne
Chief Financial Officer
John Terence Rogers
Executive Director
Martin Anthony Scicluna
Non-Executive Chairman
David Alan Tyler
Non-Executive Director
Jean Tomlin
Non-Executive Director
Lady Susan Ilene Rice
Non-Executive Director
David Wilson Keens
Non-Executive Director
Jo Nell Harlow
Non-Executive Director
Brian Jude Cassin
Non-Executive Director
Matthew John Brittin
Non-Executive Director

Stock Details

EPIC
SBRY
ISIN
GB00B019KW72
Shares in Issue
2,202,634,887
Market cap
£6,303.94m

Analyst Views (8)

Strong Buy
 
50.00%
Buy
 
0.00%
Hold
 
25.00%
Sell
 
25.00%
Strong Sell
 
0.00%
The above information represents a selection of the views published in the last 120 days by analysts. It is subject to change without notice and doesn't reflect view held by Redmayne Bentley and is not advice.

Price Summary

Mid Price
285.00p
Bid Price
284.90p
Ask Price
285.10p
Volume
928951
Change Today
-1.20p
% Change Today
-0.42%
Open
287.00p
Previous Close
286.20p
Intraday High
287.00p
Intraday Low
283.90p
52 Week High
341.80p
52 Week Low
224.70p
52 week high and low figures quoted above are calculated from intraday price data.

Intra-Day Chart

Sainsbury (J) Intra-day Chart

Sainsbury (J) News

News in this section is provided by AJ Bell

FTSE rises as sterling falls on weak UK growth data 11 Feb 2019 | 17:02 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Sainsbury (J) PLC 05 Feb 2019 | 10:10 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Sainsbury (J) PLC 29 Jan 2019 | 11:20 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Sainsbury (J) PLC 16 Jan 2019 | 08:50 Broker Forecast - JP Morgan Cazenove issues a broker note on Sainsbury (J) PLC 10 Jan 2019 | 11:40 FTSE rally loses some steam as market hopes for a trade deal are disappointed 09 Jan 2019 | 16:42 FTSE on the front foot as optimism builds 09 Jan 2019 | 11:53 UK stocks open 0.8% higher as trade optimism mounts 09 Jan 2019 | 09:05 Sainsbury's sales slip as competition with German discounters intensifies 09 Jan 2019 | 07:08 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Sainsbury (J) PLC 04 Jan 2019 | 10:40 Director Deals - Sainsbury (J) PLC (SBRY) 28 Dec 2018 | 16:35 Broker Forecast - Bernstein issues a broker note on Sainsbury (J) PLC 21 Dec 2018 | 10:00 FTSE rises as investors predict May's victory in leadership contest 12 Dec 2018 | 16:55 Optimism on US and Chinese trade lifts UK stocks despite Brexit distractions 12 Dec 2018 | 12:03 Sainsbury's, Asda call for judicial review into merger probe; plead for more time 12 Dec 2018 | 07:18 Director Deals - Sainsbury (J) PLC (SBRY) 12 Nov 2018 | 17:00 UK equities defy global weakness ahead of US interest rate decision 08 Nov 2018 | 16:53 Cost savings, Argos synergies boost profit at Sainsbury's 08 Nov 2018 | 07:58 Mining rally supports FTSE 19 Sep 2018 | 16:44 FTSE dips on Chinese retaliation to US tariffs 19 Sep 2018 | 11:33 Broker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Sainsbury (J) PLC 17 Sep 2018 | 10:50 Sainsbury's appoints Martin Scicluna as its chairman 11 Jul 2018 | 07:22 FTSE remains subdued amid trade war fears 04 Jul 2018 | 17:05 FTSE slips as China prepares to impose $34bn of tariffs on US goods 04 Jul 2018 | 11:58 Broker Forecast - Shore Capital issues a broker note on Sainsbury (J) PLC 04 Jul 2018 | 09:20 UK stocks open 0.2% lower as global trade tensions weigh 04 Jul 2018 | 09:04 Sainsbury's sales rise as price cuts lure shoppers 04 Jul 2018 | 07:09 Broker Forecast - UBS issues a broker note on Sainsbury (J) PLC 03 Jul 2018 | 10:20 Broker Forecast - Barclays Capital issues a broker note on Sainsbury (J) PLC 27 Jun 2018 | 10:30 Broker Forecast - HSBC issues a broker note on Sainsbury (J) PLC 20 Jun 2018 | 09:30

Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
10 Mar 2018
11 Mar 2017
Tangible Assets
9,898.0
10,006.0
Intangible Assets & Goodwill
1,072.0
742.0
Investments & Other Non-Current Assets
3,165.0
2,667.0
Total Non-Current Assets
14,135.0
13,415.0
Inventory
1,810.0
1,775.0
Trade & Receivables
744.0
574.0
Cash & Receivables
1,730.0
1,083.0
Other Current Assets & Assets Held for Resale
3,582.0
2,890.0
Total Assets
22,001.0
19,737.0

Liabilities (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
10 Mar 2018
11 Mar 2017
Short Term Liabilities
10,302.0
8,573.0
Long Term Liabilities
4,288.0
4,292.0
Other Liabilities / Pension etc
0.0
0.0
Total Liabilities
14,590.0
12,865.0

Net Assets (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
10 Mar 2018
11 Mar 2017
Net Assets
7,411.0
6,872.0

Equity (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
10 Mar 2018
11 Mar 2017
Share Capital
627.0
625.0
Minority Interests
0.0
496.0
Retained Earnings
3,789.0
3,190.0
Share Premium Account
1,130.0
1,120.0
Other Equity
1,865.0
1,441.0
Total Equity
7,411.0
6,872.0

Cashflow (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
10 Mar 2018
11 Mar 2017
Cashflow from Operating Activities
1,365.0
1,153.0
Cashflow Before Financing
895.0
403.0
Increase / Decrease in Cash
651.0
-63.0

Income (£m)

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Reporting Date
10 Mar 2018
11 Mar 2017
Turnover
28,456.0
26,224.0
Cost of Sales
26,574.0
24,590.0
Gross Profit
1,882.0
1,634.0
Operating Profit
518.0
642.0
Pre-Tax Profit
409.0
503.0
Profit / Loss for the Year
309.0
377.0

Dividend History

Data has been provided by AJ Bell

Period
Ex-Dividend Date
Payment Date
H1 Dividend
15 Nov 2018
21 Dec 2018
H2 Dividend
07 Jun 2018
13 Jul 2018
H1 Dividend
16 Nov 2017
02 Jan 2018
H2 Dividend
11 May 2017
07 Jul 2017
H1 Dividend
17 Nov 2016
04 Jan 2017
H2 Dividend
12 May 2016
08 Jul 2016
H1 Dividend
19 Nov 2015
04 Jan 2016
H2 Dividend
14 May 2015
10 Jul 2015
H1 Dividend
20 Nov 2014
02 Jan 2015
H2 Dividend
14 May 2014
11 Jul 2014
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