Tesco PLC Share Price and Company Fundamentals



Price
£232.25
Change
1.300 (0.563%)
52 week
2.2272 - 317.5532

Last traded: Today at 3:45 PM

Tesco PLC, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a grocery retailer. The company operates through convenience and hypermarket store formats, as well as engages in the wholesale business. It also provides retail banking and insurance services. The company operates in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Malaysia, and Thailand. The company serves its customers through stores, as well as online. Tesco PLC was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Welwyn Garden City, the United Kingdom.

Key Metrics

PE ratio

2.88

PB ratio

141.36

Dividend yield

0.05%

Beta

0.43

Market cap

£17.96B

Enterprise value

£29.48B

Company profile

Industry / SectorGrocery Stores / Consumer Defensive
Full time employees300000
Websitehttp://www.tescoplc.com
Mailing addressTesco House Shire Park Kestrel Way Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA United Kingdom
Phone / Fax44 19 9263 2222 /

Dividends

Dividend yield

0.05%

Dividend amount

£0.12

Payout ratio

162.95%

Tesco PLC paid £0.12 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 20 May 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 162.95%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.TSCO dividend payout ratio is more than 90% making it difficult for the company to maintain the dividends and increase it year by year.

TSCO's forward dividend amount is £0.1 and the forward dividend yield is 4.33%. 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 Tesco PLC.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Ken MurphyGroup CEO & Exec. Director53
Mr. Imran NawazCFO & Director45
Mr. Tony HoggettChief Operating Officer
Mr. Guus DekkersChief Technology Officer55
Mr. Adrian Charles MorrisGroup Gen. Counsel53
Ms. Christine HeffernanGroup Communications Director
Ms. Natasha AdamsChief People Officer
Ms. Sarah FitzgeraldHead of Buying
Duncan HoyManaging Director of Large Stores
Mr. Nick AshleyHead of Media & Campaign Planning

Profitability and management effectiveness

Profit margin

10.61%

Operating margin

3.64%

Return on assets

2.66%

Return on equity

5.61%

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 Tesco PLC is 17.96B and its enterprise value is 29.48B. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of TSCO is 0.51.

The TSCO's stocks Beta value is 0.43 making it 57% 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.

Tesco PLC (LSE:TSCO) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Tesco PLC's Stock Symbol?

Tesco PLC trades on LSE under the ticker symbol "TSCO".

2. What is Tesco PLC's stock price today?

One share of TSCO stock can currently be purchased for approximately £232.25.

3. How can I contact Tesco PLC?

Tesco PLC's mailing address is Tesco House Shire Park Kestrel Way Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at 44 19 9263 2222.

4. What is Tesco PLC's official website?

The official website of Tesco PLC is http://www.tescoplc.com.