Tesco PLC Share Price and Company Fundamentals

-1.200 (-0.467%)
52 week
203.33 - 317.5532

Last traded: Last Friday at 3:38 PM

Tesco PLC, together with its subsidiaries, engages in retailing and retail banking activities. It provides food products in stores and online; and operates mobile virtual network. The company is also involved in the food wholesaling activities; and provision of banking, insurance, and money services. It operates in the United Kingdom, Republic of Ireland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Hungary. Tesco PLC was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Welwyn Garden City, the United Kingdom.

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Company profile

Industry / SectorGrocery Stores / Consumer Defensive
Full time employees300000
Mailing addressTesco House Shire Park Kestrel Way Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA United Kingdom
Phone / Fax44 1707 912922 /


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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 3.89%. 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 Sep 2021, following are the company executives and directors listed on Tesco PLC.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Ken MurphyGroup CEO & Exec. Director531.77M
Mr. Imran NawazCFO & Director45
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
Mr. Tony HoggettChief Strategy & Innovation Officer
Duncan HoyManaging Director of Large Stores
Mr. Nick AshleyHead of Media & Campaign Planning

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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 Tesco PLC is 19.79B and its enterprise value is 31.77B. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of TSCO is 0.55.

The TSCO's stocks Beta value is 0.53 making it 47% 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 £255.95.

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 1707 912922.

4. What is Tesco PLC's official website?

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