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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.

343.90p 5.70p (0.02) Friday, 9 April 2021 at 16:30:00 British Summer Time


Last updated 09-04-2021, 04:30:00pm BST
Current Price 343.90p
Today's Change 5.70p (1.7%)
Close Price 343.90p
Open Price 339.40p
Bid 344.40p
Ask 344.60p
Day Range 337.40p - 345.60p
Year Range 134.01p - 345.60p
Volume 5,147,734
Average Volume 8,151,056
Market Cap £ 723,343,934,700
EPS (ttm) 28.10p

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