Bunzl plc Share Price and Company Fundamentals

29.000 (0.958%)
52 week
2542.0 - 3249.0

Last traded: Yesterday at 5:28 PM

Bunzl plc operates as a distribution and services company in the North America, Continental Europe, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and internationally. The company offers food packaging, films, labels, cleaning and hygiene supplies, and personal protection equipment to grocery stores, supermarkets, and convenience stores. It also provides food packaging, disposable tableware, guest amenities, catering equipment, agricultural supplies, cleaning and hygiene products, and safety items to hotels, restaurants, contract caterers, food processors, commercial growers, and the leisure sector; and gloves, boots, hard hats, ear and eye protection, and other workwear, as well as cleaning and hygiene supplies, and asset protection products to industrial and construction, and ecommerce sectors. In addition, the company offers chemicals and hygiene paper to cleaning and facilities management companies, and industrial and public sector customers; gloves, masks, swabs, gowns, bandages, and other healthcare related equipment; and healthcare devices to hospitals, care homes, and other facilities serving the healthcare sector. Further, it provides packaging and other store supplies to retail chains, boutiques, department stores, home improvement chains, office supply companies, and related e-commerce sales channels. The company was founded in 1854 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Company profile

Industry / Sector Food Distribution / Consumer Defensive
Full time employees 22451
Website https://www.bunzl.com
Mailing address York House 45 Seymour Street London W1H 7JT United Kingdom
Phone / Fax 44 20 7725 5000 / 44 20 7725 5001


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Bunzl plc paid £0.63 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 18 May 2023.The dividend payout ratio is 41.29%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.BNZL dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.

BNZL's forward dividend amount is £0.63 and the forward dividend yield is 2.07%. 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 Apr 2023, following are the company executives and directors listed on Bunzl plc.

Name Title Age Total Pay
Mr. Frank van Zanten M.B.A., MBA CEO & Exec. Director 55 2.96M
Mr. Richard Howes CFO & Director 52 1.63M
Mr. Mark P. Jordan Group Chief Information Officer
Ms. Sunita Charlotte Entwisle Head of Investor Relations
Ms. Suzanne Jefferies Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.
Mr. Andrew John Mooney Director of Corp. Devel.
Ms. Diana Breeze Director of Group HR 54
Mr. Kim James Hetherington Managing Director of Asia Pacific
Mr. Andrew Tedbury Managing Director of UK & Ireland
Mr. Jonathan Taylor Managing Director of Latin America

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Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.

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 Bunzl plc is and its enterprise value is .

The BNZL's stocks Beta value is 0.46 making it 54% less volatile compared to LSE 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.

Bunzl plc (LSE:BNZL) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Bunzl plc's Stock Symbol?

Bunzl plc trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "BNZL".

2. What is Bunzl plc's stock price today?

One share of BNZL stock can currently be purchased for approximately £3057.

3. How can I contact Bunzl plc?

Bunzl plc's mailing address is York House 45 Seymour Street London W1H 7JT United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at 44 20 7725 5000.

4. What is Bunzl plc's official website?

The official website of Bunzl plc is https://www.bunzl.com.