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GEORGE WESTON LIMITED

GEORGE WESTON LIMITED is engaged in food processing and distribution. The company has 2 reportable operating segments: Weston Foods & Loblaw, and holds cash and short term investments.


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Symbol: WN
Exchange(s): Toronto Stock Exchange
Industry: Merchandising and Lodging (Food Stores)
5-Star Rating:
ANNUAL FINANCIALS
  Dec 31, 2017
52 Weeks
C$
Dec 31, 2016
12 Months
C$
Dec 31, 2015
12 Months
C$
3Yr.
Growth
% Change
Total Revenue ($000) 48,327,000 48,033,000 46,931,000 3.86
Earnings before Interest & Tax ($000) 2,548,000 2,262,000 1,880,000 47.99
Profit/Loss ($000) 759,000 550,000 511,000 83.10
Earnings per Share 5.60 3.96 3.66 107.35
Total Assets ($000) 38,499,000 37,946,000 38,220,000 1.20
Dividends Per Share 1.81 1.75 1.70  
Return on Com. Equity 5.14 3.62 3.40  
Employees 198,000 195,000 196,000  
 
Trailing 12 Month Results
  12 Months ended
Oct 6, 2018, C$
12 Months ended
Oct 7, 2017, C$
%Change
Total Revenue ($000) 48,297,000 48,431,000 -0.28
Profit/Loss ($000) 331,000 814,000 -59.34
Earnings per Share 2.25 6.03 -62.69
Dividends Per Share 1.96 1.81
Number of Shares 127,316,714 127,664,877  
 
COMPANY INFORMATION
Report on Business Magazine Top 1000 Ranking
Profit: 0044 Revenue: 0008 Assets:  0026  
 
Key Personnel
CEO: Pavi Binning, C.E.O. & President
CFO: Richard Dufresne, C.F.O
 
Contact Information
Address: 22 St. Clair Avenue East,
Toronto,
ON,
M4T 2S7
Phone: 416-922-2500
Fax: 416-922-4395
Web Address: www.weston.ca
E-Mail : investor@weston.ca
Investor Relations: Geoffrey Wilson, 416 9222500
 
Company Type: Public Company Status: Active
Auditors: Kpmg Llp
Transfer Agent: Computershare Investor Service
Incorporation: Cbca, Jan 27, 1928
 
Securities: WN-T WN.PR.A-T WN.PR.C-T WN.PR.D-T WN.PR.E-T
 
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Organic Garage Planet Health Corp. Lightning Ventures
 


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