J Sainsbury plc Share Price and Company Fundamentals

2.000 (1.161%)
52 week
172.15 - 307.8

Last traded: Yesterday at 4:11 PM

J Sainsbury plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the food, general merchandise and clothing retailing, and financial services activities in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. It operates through three segments: Retail – Food, Retail – General Merchandise and Clothing, and Financial Services. The company operates various store formats, including convenience stores and supermarkets. It is also involved in the online grocery and general merchandise operations. As of March 5, 2022, the company operated 598 supermarkets, 809 convenience stores, 728 Argos stores, and 335 collection points, as well as 3 Habitat stores. In addition, it offers financial services, such as credit cards, scorecards, and personal loans; and home, car, pet, travel, and life insurance products. The company was founded in 1869 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Company profile

Industry / SectorGrocery Stores / Consumer Defensive
Full time employees171000
Mailing addressSainsbury's Store Support Centre 33 Holborn London EC1N 2HT United Kingdom
Phone / Fax44 20 7695 6000 /


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J Sainsbury plc paid £0.13 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 09 June 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 36.81%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.SBRY 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.

SBRY's forward dividend amount is £0.13 and the forward dividend yield is 7.52%. 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 J Sainsbury plc.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Simon John RobertsCEO, Director & Chairman of Operating Board502.64M
Mr. Kevin O'ByrneCFO, Member of the Operating Board & Director561.84M
Mr. Tim Fallowfield O.B.E.Company Sec., Corp. Services Director & Member of the Operating Board57
Ms. Angie Susan RisleyGroup HR Director & Member of the Operating Board63
Mr. Phil JordanGroup Chief Information Officer & Member of Operating Board
Ms. Clodagh MoriartyRetail and Digital Director & Member of Operating Board42
Mr. James Alexander BrownCEO of Sainsbury's Bank & Member of Operating Board60
Mr. Mark GivenCMO & Member of Operating Board
Mr. Graham BiggartChief Transformation Officer & Member of Operating Board
Ms. Rhian BartlettFood Commercial Director & Member of Operating Board

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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 J Sainsbury plc is and its enterprise value is .

The SBRY'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.

J Sainsbury plc (LSE:SBRY) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is J Sainsbury plc's Stock Symbol?

J Sainsbury plc trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "SBRY".

2. What is J Sainsbury plc's stock price today?

One share of SBRY stock can currently be purchased for approximately £174.3.

3. How can I contact J Sainsbury plc?

J Sainsbury plc's mailing address is Sainsbury's Store Support Centre 33 Holborn London EC1N 2HT United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at 44 20 7695 6000.

4. What is J Sainsbury plc's official website?

The official website of J Sainsbury plc is https://www.about.sainsburys.co.uk.