KGF.L - Kingfisher plc

LSE - LSE Delayed Price. Currency in GBp
-1.00 (-0.48%)
As of 10:04AM BST. Market open.
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Previous Close210.20
Bid209.20 x 486400
Ask209.40 x 65600
Day's Range207.80 - 210.50
52 Week Range202.70 - 319.70
Avg. Volume8,208,720
Market Cap4.397B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.88
PE Ratio (TTM)20.51
EPS (TTM)10.20
Earnings DateSep 18, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.11 (5.06%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-06-06
1y Target Est269.15
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  • Lower sales in France weigh on Kingfisher's growth
    Reuterslast month

    Lower sales in France weigh on Kingfisher's growth

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  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents3 months ago

    Edited Transcript of KGF.L earnings conference call or presentation 20-Mar-19 9:00am GMT

    Full Year 2018 Kingfisher PLC Earnings Presentation

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  • Reuters3 months ago

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    Bloomberg5 months ago

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