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€53.33
Previous Close
€52.97
Day High
€53.33
Day Low
€53.08
52 Week High
07/31/13 - €64.61
52 Week Low
02/20/14 - €49.17
Market Cap
6.8B
Average Volume 10 Days
0.7
EPS TTM
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Shares Outstanding
127.9M
EX-Date
03/12/14
P/E TM
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Dividend
€1.64
Dividend Yield
2.17%
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weston (george) ltd (WX5) Details

George Weston Limited, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the food processing and distribution business. The company operates through two segments, Weston Foods and Loblaw. The Weston Foods segment produces fresh, frozen, and specialty bakery products, including breads, rolls, bagels, tortillas, donuts, cakes, pies, cookies, crackers, and other baked goods. This segment also provides control brand products to retailers and consumer food companies; supplies ice cream cones and sandwich wafers to the dairy industry; and supplies Girl Scout cookies. It sells its branded and control branded products through national and regional supermarkets, wholesale and club stores, convenience stores, food service distributors, and outlets, as well as other food retailing customers in the North America and certain international markets under Wonder, Country Harvest, D’Italiano, Gadoua, Weston, ACE Bakery, Première Fournée de Weston, Deli World, All But Gluten, Casa Mendosa, and Flat Oven Bakery. The Loblaw segment retails food products, as well as provides drugstore, gas bars, apparel, and other general merchandise products and services. This segment also provides financial products and services under the President’s Choice Financial brand, including the President’s Choice Financial MasterCard through the broker channel; personal banking services through the direct banking division of a Canadian chartered bank; home, auto, travel, and pet insurances; and gift card and mobile phone services, including The Mobile Shop and PC Mobile. It markets control brand products in the food, health and beauty, apparel, and general merchandise categories under various brand names, including President’s Choice, PC, no name, Joe Fresh, PC Organics, Blue Menu, PC black label, Club Pack, Free From, The Decadent, PC G.R.E.E.N, PC Nutrition First, Exact, T&T, Teddy’s Choice, Tera Gear, Jump Kids World, and Everyday Essentials. The company was founded in 1882 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

140,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/14
Founded in 1882

weston (george) ltd (WX5) Top Compensated Officers

Executive Chairman, Chief Executive Officer a...
Total Annual Compensation: C$1.0M
President and Non-Independent Director
Total Annual Compensation: C$1.0M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: C$551.3K
President of Loblaw
Total Annual Compensation: C$1.0M
President of Weston Foods
Total Annual Compensation: C$708.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

weston (george) ltd (WX5) Key Developments

George Weston Limited Announces Consolidated Unaudited Earnings Results for Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31, 2013

George Weston Limited announced consolidated unaudited earnings results for fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013. For the quarter, the company reported sales of CAD 7,727 million, operating income of CAD 394 million, adjusted EBITDA of CAD 585 million, net earnings from continuing operations attributable to shareholders of the company of CAD 185 million, net earnings from continuing operations of CAD 232 million or CAD 1.37 per basic share, compared to the sales of CAD 7,727 million, operating income of CAD 321 million, adjusted EBITDA of CAD 583 million, net earnings from continuing operations attributable to shareholders of the company of CAD 63 million, net earnings from continuing operations of CAD 112 million or CAD 0.41 per basic share, for the same quarter a year ago. Adjusted earnings per share from continuing operations were CAD 1.11 compared to CAD 1 last year, an increase of 11%. The company's year-over-year results were positively impacted by certain items primarily foreign currency translation, the impact of the forward sale agreement for CAD 9.6 million Loblaw common shares and other items. These have been adjusted for to better reflect management view of underlying operating results. For the year, the company reported sales of CAD 33,582 million, operating income of CAD 1,621 million, adjusted EBITDA of CAD 2,471 million, net earnings from continuing operations attributable to shareholders of the company of CAD 616 million, net earnings from continuing operations of CAD 849 million or CAD 4.48 per basic share, compared to the sales of CAD 32,742 million, operating income of CAD 1,393 million, adjusted EBITDA of CAD 2,406 million, net earnings from continuing operations attributable to shareholders of the company of CAD 475 million, net earnings from continuing operations of CAD 708 million or CAD 3.36 per basic share, for the previous year.

George Weston Limited Declares Dividend on George Weston Limited Preferred Shares, Series I, Payable on March 15, 2014

George Weston Limited board of directors announced that it has declared a quarterly dividend on George Weston Limited Preferred Shares, Series I, at $0.3625 per share payable March 15, 2014, to shareholders of record February 28, 2014.

George Weston Limited Declares Quarter Dividend Payable on March 15, 2014

George Weston Limited's Board of Directors announced that it has declared a quarterly dividend on George Weston Limited Preferred Shares, Series I, at $0.3625 per share payable March 15, 2014, to shareholders of record February 28, 2014.

 

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