Bunzl plc Share Price and Company Fundamentals



Price
£2280
Change
10.000 (0.441%)
52 week
22.4 - 2710.0

Last traded: Last Wednesday at 3:45 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, counter-service packaging, foodservice disposables, take-out food packaging, first aid products, point of purchase displays, stationery, bags, and cleaning and hygiene supplies to grocery stores, supermarkets, retail chains, convenience stores, food wholesalers, ethnic grocers, and organic food outlets. It also provides food packaging, napkins, disposable tableware, food service disposables, guest amenities, light and heavy catering equipment, cleaning and hygiene products, and safety items to hotels, restaurants, caterers, the leisure sector, and food processors and packers; and footwear, gloves, safety helmets, workwear, harness equipment, tools, safety signs, traffic management, and ancillary site equipment, as well as ear, eye, respiratory, and face protection products to customers in the industrial and construction markets. In addition, the company offers cleaning systems, floorcare items, hand cleansing products, hygiene paper, janitorial products, cleaning machines, mops, polishes, and protective clothing and washroom chemicals to facilities management companies, contract cleaners, and other industrial and healthcare customers; and counter service packaging, point of purchase display items, stationery, and cleaning and hygiene products to department stores, boutiques, office supply companies, retail chains, and home improvement chains. Further, it provides gloves, aprons, bandages, facemasks, gowns, headwear, mattress covers, overshoes, procedure packs, tapes, wipes, incontinence products, and swabs to the healthcare sector, including hospitals, retirement and nursing homes, and doctors' surgeries and clinics; and various products to government and education establishments. Bunzl plc was founded in 1854 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Key Metrics

PE ratio

17.77

PB ratio

396.80

Dividend yield

0.02%

Beta

0.41

Market cap

£7.68B

Enterprise value

£9.52B

Company profile

Industry / SectorFood Distribution / Consumer Defensive
Full time employees19853
Websitehttp://www.bunzl.com
Mailing addressYork House 45 Seymour Street London W1H 7JT United Kingdom
Phone / Fax44 20 7725 5000 / 44 20 7725 5001

Dividends

Dividend yield

0.02%

Dividend amount

£0.54

Payout ratio

40.22%

5Y Avg. yield

2.01%

Bunzl plc paid £0.54 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 20 May 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 40.22%. 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 £0.54 and the forward dividend yield is 2.32%. 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 May 2021, following are the company executives and directors listed on Bunzl plc.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Frank van Zanten M.B.A., MBACEO & Exec. Director532.87M
Mr. Richard HowesCFO & Director501.56M
Ms. Suzanne JefferiesGen. Counsel & Company Sec.
Mr. Andrew John MooneyDirector of Corp. Devel.
Ms. Diana BreezeDirector of Group HR52
Mr. Kim James HetheringtonManaging Director of Asia Pacific
Mr. Andrew TedburyManaging Director of UK & Ireland
Mr. Jonathan TaylorManaging Director of Latin America
Mr. James McCoolChief Exec. Officer of North America
Mr. Alberto GrauManaging Director of Continental Europe

Profitability and management effectiveness

Profit margin

4.25%

Operating margin

6.71%

Return on assets

6.65%

Return on equity

23.48%

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 7.68B and its enterprise value is 9.52B. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of BNZL is 0.94.

The BNZL's stocks Beta value is 0.41 making it 59% 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 £2280.

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 http://www.bunzl.com.