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Associated British Foods (ABF)

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(Sharecast News) - ShoreCap reiterated its 'buy' stance on shares of Associated British Foods on Thursday after the company reiterated guidance for full-year earnings per share to be in line with that of a year ago, highlighting its returns on capital and ability to throw off cash and arguing that its push into the US was not reflected in the share price.

(Sharecast News) - Associated British Foods said group revenue rose 3% for the 40 weeks to June 22 at constant currency rates as it maintained its full year outlook, although unseasonable May weather held back sales at its Primark fashion chain.

(Sharecast News) - Thursday is expected to be a rather quite session given how US financial markets will be closed in observance of the 4 July holiday and what with what traders are left at their desks likely to be sitting on their hands ahead of the June non-farm payrolls report due out on the following day.

(Sharecast News) - Saga: JP Morgan upgrades to neutral with a target price of 80p.

(Sharecast News) - Associated British Foods posted a big drop in first half earnings as the company's bottom line was hammered by one-off costs, but said full-year profits were still expected to be in line with the prior year's result.

(Sharecast News) - Glencore: RBC Capital Markets downgrades to sector perform with a target price of 330p.

(Sharecast News) - Moneysupermarket: Berenberg downgrades to sell with a target price of 285p.

(Sharecast News) - BT: Berenberg downgrades to hold with a target price of 260p.

Analysts at Shore Capital were impressed with Primark owner Associated British Foods' "solid" trading in the 24 weeks to 2 March.

(Sharecast News) - WPP Group: Shore Capital Markets upgrades to buy.

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Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Price 2,277.00p
Change Today 14.00p
52 Week High 2,638.00p
52 Week Low 2,041.00p
Volume 539,355
Shares Issued 791.67m
Market Cap 18,026m


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