Loblaw Companies Limited

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Loblaw is one of Canada's largest grocery, pharmacy, and general merchandise retailers. It operates the most expansive store footprint in Ontario and maintains sizable presences in provinces like Quebec and British Columbia. Key grocery banners include Loblaws, No Frills, and Maxi, while its pharmaceutical operations are the product of its 2014 acquisition of Shoppers Drug Mart. The firm carries a robust private-label assortment, with top sellers like President's Choice and No Name. In addition to its retail operations, Loblaw oversees a financial-services business, which provides credit card services and guaranteed investment certificates, and also operates its PC Optimum loyalty program. The firm's controlling shareholder is George Weston Limited, which owns 52% of the equity.

Contact Information

Website: www.loblaw.ca
Email: investor@loblaw.ca
Main Phone: +1 416 965-5209
Address: 1 President's Choice Circle
Address 2: Legal Department
State: ON
City / Town: Brampton
Country: CA
Postal Code: L6Y 5S5

Issuer Information

Exchange: TSX
CEO: Galen Weston
Employees: 194000
NAICS: Supermarkets and Other Grocery (except Convenience) Stores(445110)

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Profile

Loblaw is one of Canada's largest grocery, pharmacy, and general merchandise retailers. It operates the most expansive store footprint in Ontario and maintains sizable presences in provinces like Quebec and British Columbia. Key grocery banners include Loblaws, No Frills, and Maxi, while its pharmaceutical operations are the product of its 2014 acquisition of Shoppers Drug Mart. The firm carries a robust private-label assortment, with top sellers like President's Choice and No Name. In addition to its retail operations, Loblaw oversees a financial-services business, which provides credit card services and guaranteed investment certificates, and also operates its PC Optimum loyalty program. The firm's controlling shareholder is George Weston Limited, which owns 52% of the equity.

Contact Information

Website: www.loblaw.ca
Email: investor@loblaw.ca
Main Phone: +1 416 965-5209
Address: 1 President's Choice Circle
Address 2: Legal Department
State: ON
City / Town: Brampton
Country: CA
Postal Code: L6Y 5S5

Issuer Information

Exchange: TSX
CEO: Galen Weston
Employees: 194000
NAICS: Supermarkets and Other Grocery (except Convenience) Stores(445110)

Equities News

$ 69.73 $ -0.54 (-0.77%)
Last Price 69.73 Change $ -0.54 Change % -0.77 Tick N/A
Bid N/A Bid Size 0.00 Ask N/A Ask Size 0.00
Open 70.32 High 70.32 Low 69.58 Prev Close 70.27
Last Trade Volume 533,342 52 Wk Hi 77.00 52 Wk Low 59.01
Market Cap 24.9 bi Ex-Div Date Div Rate 1.26 Yield 1.8070
Shares 356,117,269.00 EPS (TTM) 3.53 PE Ratio 19.90 Exchange TSX
  Current 1 Week Ago 2 Weeks Ago 3 Weeks Ago
High Target Price Estimate 82 85 85 82
Low Target Price Estimate 71 71 71 71
Mean Target Price Estimate 77 78.33 78.33 77
Standard Deviation 4.53 5.2 5.2 4.53
Date of Most Recent Estimate 05/03/18 05/03/18 05/03/18 05/03/18
  Current 1 Month Ago 2 Months Ago 3 Months Ago
Strong Buy 0 1 2 2
Moderate Buy 2 2 2 2
Hold 1 1 1 1
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.33 2 1.8 1.8