Kingfisher (KGF)

Sector: Retailers     Index: FTSE 100
0.66%
2.20p
336.20p
16:59 08/12/17
336.20p
16:59 08/12/17
DAILY VARIATION
0.66%
2.20p
VOLUME
8,050,893
REAL TIME BATS
336.60p
16:30 08/12/17
0.54%
1.80p
DATA
52 Week High
368.10p
52 Week Low
288.00p
Shares Issued
2,164.69m
Market Cap
£7,277.68m
RiskGrade
127
Beta
0.67
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Kingfisher Overview

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 1980’s 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.

Key Personnel

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CEO: Veronique Laury
CFO: Karen Witts
Chairman: Daniel Bernard
Non-Executive Director: Anders Dahlvig, Andrew R J Bonfield, Andrew Cosslett, Pascal Cagni, Clare Chapman, Rakhi Parekh
Senior Independent Director: Mark Seligman
Company Secretary: Paul Moore

Contact Details

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Address: 3 Sheldon Square, Paddington, London, United Kingdom
Phone: +44 (0) 20 7372 8008
Fax: +44 (0) 20 7644 1001
Website: http://www.kingfisher.co.uk
Email:

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ISIN: GB0033195214
Sector: General Retailers
Main Indices: FTSE 100, FTSE Eurotop 300, FTSE-350, FTSE All-Share, FTSE All-Share