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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.

190.61p -2.78p (-0.01) Price as of 23-08-2019, 04:30:00pm BST

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Last updated 23-08-2019, 04:30:00pm BST
Current Price 190.61p
Today's Change -2.78p (-1.4%)
Close Price 193.39p
Open Price 195.95p
Bid 190.60p
Ask 190.80p
Day Range 190.45p - 198.25p
Year Range 186.15p - 268.20p
Volume 9,959,028
Average Volume 173
Market Cap £ 4,703,469,000

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