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Kingfisher (LSE:KGF)

Kingfisher began life as Woolworth Holdings back in 1982, as a parent company for Woolworths, B&Q and Woolworths Properties. The group acquired the electricals chain Comet and health retailer Superdrug in the 1980s before changing its name to Kingfisher in 1989. The group has rapidly expanded, acquiring retailers all over the world, but in 1999 its plan to buy supermarket group Asda was thwarted by US giant Wal-Mart. In 2003 the group demerged its electrical & furniture arms to form Kesa Electricals.

225.30p -0.04p (-0.02) Price as of 20-05-2019, 05:43:25pm BST

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Last updated 20-05-2019, 05:43:25pm BST
Current Price 225.30p
Today's Change -0.04p (-1.8%)
Close Price 227.57p
Open Price 226.90p
Bid 221.00p
Ask 272.00p
Day Range 223.60p - 228.10p
Year Range 202.70p - 268.20p
Volume 7,005,619
Average Volume 143
Market Cap £ 55

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