Coles Group Share Price and Company Fundamentals

-0.230 (-1.381%)
52 week
15.67 - 19.65

Last traded: Last Friday at 6:10 AM

Coles Group Limited operates as a retailer in Australia. It operates through Supermarkets, Liquor, and Express segments. The company operates 835 supermarkets; and, which offers a choice of home delivery, including same-day, overnight drop and go services, and pick up from click and collect locations. Its Coles Financial Services provides insurance, credit cards, and personal loans to Australian families. The company is also involved in the retailing of liquor through its 933 stores under the Liquorland, First Choice, First Choice Liquor, and Vintage Cellars brand names. In addition, it operates 711 fuel and convenience stores; and operates as flybuys loyalty program. The company was formerly known as Coles Myer Ltd. and changed its name to Coles Group Limited. Coles Group Limited was founded in 1914 and is based in Hawthorn East, Australia.

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Primary activitiesAustralian retailer of products such as fresh food, groceries, household goods, liquor, fuel and financial services via stores and online
Industry / SectorGrocery Stores / Consumer Defensive
Full time employees120000
Mailing address800 Toorak Road Hawthorn East VIC 3123 Australia
Phone / Fax61 3 9829 5111 /


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Coles Group paid $0.63 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 02 Sept 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 77.51%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.COL dividend payout ratio is between 70-90%. The lower dividend payout ratio is preferrable since it provides company margin to grow the dividends in future.

COL's forward dividend amount is $0.6 and the forward dividend yield is 3.65%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Oct 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Coles Group.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Steven Cain M Eng.MD, CEO & Director563.08M
Mr. Sharbel Raymond EliasChief Financial Officer1.33M
Mr. Matthew SwindellsChief Operations & Sustainability Officer1.51M
Ms. Leah WeckertChief Exec. of Commercial & Express1.63M
Mr. John CoxChief Technology Officer
Mark HowellGen. Mang. of Investor Relations
Mr. David BrewsterChief Legal & Safety Officer
Ms. Lisa RonsonChief Marketing Officer
Ms. Kris WebbChief People Officer
Mr. George Saoud BCom (CoOp), CA, CSA, MFin FINSIAChief Exec. Officer of Emerging Bus.es48

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The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Coles Group is and its enterprise value is .

The COL's stocks Beta value is 0.15 making it 85% less volatile compared to ASX market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

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Coles Group (ASX:COL) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Coles Group's Stock Symbol?

Coles Group trades on ASX under the ticker symbol "COL".

2. What is Coles Group's stock price today?

One share of COL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.43.

3. How can I contact Coles Group?

Coles Group's mailing address is 800 Toorak Road Hawthorn East VIC 3123 Australia. The company can be reached via phone at 61 3 9829 5111.

4. What is Coles Group's official website?

The official website of Coles Group is

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