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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.

230.30p 12.28p (0.06) Friday, 13 December 2019 at 09:36:53 Greenwich Mean Time

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Last updated 13-12-2019, 09:36:53am GMT
Current Price 230.30p
Today's Change 12.28p (5.6%)
Close Price 218.02p
Open Price 228.00p
Bid 230.40p
Ask 230.60p
Day Range 227.50p - 233.10p
Year Range 185.90p - 268.20p
Volume 3,216,650
Average Volume 8,804,566
Market Cap £ 4,582,121,032
EPS (ttm) 0.09p

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