Sainsbury (J)

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Sainsbury (J) Fundamentals

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Name Sainsbury (J)
Epic SBRY
Sector Food Retailers & Wholesalers
ISIN GB00B019KW72
Activites J Sainsbury plc consists of Sainsbury's – a chain of 537 supermarkets and 335 convenience stores – and Sainsbury's Bank. Sainsbury's Supermarkets is the UK's longest standing major food retailing chain, having opened its first store in 1869. The Sainsbury's brand is built upon a heritage of providing customers with healthy, safe, fresh and tasty food. Quality and fair prices go hand-in-hand with a responsible approach to business. Sainsbury's stores have a particular emphasis on fresh food and we strive to innovate continuously and improve products in line with customer needs. It now serves over 18.5 million customers a week and have a market share of around 16 per cent. Its large stores offer around 30,000 products and it offers complementary non-food products and services in many of our stores. Its TU clothing range is in its fifth year and has 1 million transactions per week. An internet-based home delivery shopping service is also available to nearly 90 per cent of UK households.
Index FTSE 100

Key numbers

Latest Share price (p) 209.60 Net gearing (%) 59.32
Market capitalisation (£m) 4,531.44 Gross gearing (%) 64.08
Shares in issue (m) 2,212.62 Debt ratio 30.25
P/E ratio 22.51 Debt-to-equity ratio 0.24
Total dividends per share (p) 11.00 Assets / equity ratio 2.78
Dividend yield (%) 5.47 Price to book value 0.54
Dividend cover 0.81 ROCE (%) 1.97
Earning per share (p) 9.10 EPS growth (%) -31.58
52-week high / low (p) 324.50 / 177.05 DPS growth (%) 7.84

Results at a glance

Date Type Turnover (£m) Profit (£m) Basic EPS Currency
09 Mar 2019 Full Year 29,007 219 9.10 GBP
10 Mar 2018 Full Year 28,456 309 13.30 GBP
11 Mar 2017 Full Year 26,224 377 17.50 GBP

Dividend history

Period Ex-date Pay-date Net dividend Currency Total for year
H1 Dividend 14 Nov 2019 20 Dec 2019 3.30 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 06 Jun 2019 12 Jul 2019 7.90 GBX 11.00
H1 Dividend 15 Nov 2018 21 Dec 2018 3.10 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 07 Jun 2018 13 Jul 2018 7.10 GBX 10.20
H1 Dividend 16 Nov 2017 02 Jan 2018 3.10 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 11 May 2017 07 Jul 2017 6.60 GBX 10.20
H1 Dividend 17 Nov 2016 04 Jan 2017 3.60 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 12 May 2016 08 Jul 2016 8.10 GBX 12.10
H1 Dividend 19 Nov 2015 04 Jan 2016 4.00 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 14 May 2015 10 Jul 2015 8.20 GBX 13.20
H1 Dividend 20 Nov 2014 02 Jan 2015 5.00 GBX 0.00

Contact details

Company name Sainsbury (J)
Address 33 Holborn, London EC1N 2HT.
Telephone 020 7695 7162
Website http://www.j-sainsbury.co.uk/

Advisors

Company's broker Morgan Stanley Securities
Company's joint broker UBS Investment Bank
NOMAD UBS Investment Bank
Registrar Computershare Investor Service
Auditors PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Solicitors Linklaters LLP

Directors

Appointed Director Position
01 Aug 2007 Michael Andrew Coupe Chief Executive Officer
09 Jan 2017 Kevin O`Byrne Chief Financial Officer
19 Jul 2010 John Terence Rogers Executive Director
01 Nov 2018 Martin Anthony Scicluna Non-Executive Chairman
01 Jan 2013 Jean Tomlin Non-Executive Director
01 Jun 2013 Lady Susan Ilene Rice Non-Executive Director
29 Apr 2015 David Wilson Keens Non-Executive Director
11 Sep 2017 Jo Nell Harlow Non-Executive Director
01 Apr 2016 Brian Jude Cassin Non-Executive Director
27 Jan 2011 Matthew John Brittin Non-Executive Director

Company financials

Assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Reporting date 09 Mar 2019 10 Mar 2018 11 Mar 2017
Tangible assets 9,708 9,898 10,006
Intangible asssets and goodwill 1,044 1,072 742
Investments and other non-current assets 5,200 3,165 2,667
Total non-current assets 15,952 14,135 13,415
Inventory / work in progress 1,929 1,810 1,775
Trade and other receivables 661 744 574
Cash and equivalents 1,121 1,730 1,083
Other current assets and asset held for resale 3,878 3,582 2,890
Total of all assets 23,541 22,001 19,737
Liabilities (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Short term liabilities 11,417 10,302 8,573
Long term liabilities 3,668 4,288 4,292
Other liabilites / pension etc 0 0 0
Total of all liabilities 15,085 14,590 12,865
Net assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Net assets 8,456 7,411 6,872
Equity (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Share capital 630 627 625
Minority interests 496 0 496
Retained earnings 4,763 3,789 3,190
Share premium account 1,147 1,130 1,120
Other equity 1,420 1,865 1,441
Total equity 8,456 7,411 6,872
Cash Flow (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities 618 1,365 1,153
Cashflow before financing 144 895 403
Increase / decrease in Cash -608 651 -63
Income (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Turnover 29,007 28,456 26,224
Cost of sales 27,000 26,574 24,590
Gross profit 2,007 1,882 1,634
Operating profit 312 518 642
Pre-tax profit 239 409 503
Profit / loss for the year 219 309 377