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Market Cap $21.89 billion
P/E Ratio 21.36
Dividend Yield 4.07%
Shares Outstanding 1.34 billion
Earnings per share 0.760
Dividend per share 0.66
Year To Date Return 2.98%
Earnings Yield 4.68%
Franking 100%
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  • Coles Group Ltd (ASX: COL)
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Yes, Coles traditionally makes two fully-franked dividend payments to shareholders yearly, payable in March and September.

    Yes. Coles Group introduced a dividend reinvestment plan (DRP) in September 2019. Participation is optional and shareholders may elect either full or partial participation. The plan is open to shareholders residing in Australia and New Zealand only.

    Following the demerger from Wesfarmers in November 2018, Coles once again listed on the ASX as a public company, with shares debuting at $12.49 per share.

    Dividend Payment History Data provided by Morningstar.

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    Ex-Date Amount Franking Type Payable
    05 Mar 2024 $0.3600 100.00% Interim 27 Mar 2024
    01 Sep 2023 $0.3000 100.00% Final 27 Sep 2023
    02 Mar 2023 $0.3600 100.00% Interim 30 Mar 2023
    02 Sep 2022 $0.3000 100.00% Final 28 Sep 2022
    03 Mar 2022 $0.3300 100.00% Interim 31 Mar 2022
    26 Aug 2021 $0.2800 100.00% Final 28 Sep 2021
    26 Feb 2021 $0.3300 100.00% Interim 26 Mar 2021
    27 Aug 2020 $0.2750 100.00% Final 29 Sep 2020
    27 Feb 2020 $0.3000 100.00% Interim 27 Mar 2020
    28 Aug 2019 $0.1150 100.00% Special Cash 26 Sep 2019
    28 Aug 2019 $0.2400 100.00% Final 26 Sep 2019

    COL ASX Announcements

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    About Coles Group Ltd

    Coles Group Ltd (ASX: COL) is an Australian public retail company, providing customers with consumer staple products including fresh food, groceries, household goods, liquor, and financial services via its store network and online platforms.

    Formerly Coles Myer Limited and originally Australia’s second-largest retailer (behind Woolworths Group Ltd), Coles was acquired by Wesfarmers in 2007.

    Coles Group was spun-off from Wesfarmers in 2018 and Coles shares were re-listed on the ASX at that time. Coles Group includes Coles Supermarkets, Coles Express, and Coles liquor division. In 2022, Coles Group sold its fuel and convenience business to Viva Energy Group Ltd (ASX: VEA) for $300 million. 

    COL Share Price History Data provided by Morningstar.

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    Date Close Change % Change Volume Open High Low
    11 Apr 2024 $16.34 $0.11 0.68% 2,921,991 $16.10 $16.41 $16.10
    10 Apr 2024 $16.23 $0.08 0.50% 2,611,092 $16.21 $16.29 $16.20
    09 Apr 2024 $16.15 $-0.04 -0.25% 2,440,680 $16.20 $16.27 $16.11
    08 Apr 2024 $16.19 $-0.20 -1.22% 2,751,860 $16.35 $16.38 $16.13
    05 Apr 2024 $16.39 $-0.20 -1.21% 2,763,270 $16.56 $16.59 $16.34
    04 Apr 2024 $16.59 $-0.01 -0.06% 1,291,999 $16.64 $16.64 $16.53
    03 Apr 2024 $16.60 $-0.08 -0.48% 2,880,373 $16.68 $16.70 $16.54
    02 Apr 2024 $16.68 $-0.26 -1.53% 3,495,674 $16.84 $16.89 $16.63
    28 Mar 2024 $16.94 $0.06 0.36% 2,941,689 $16.95 $16.99 $16.89
    27 Mar 2024 $16.88 $0.26 1.56% 2,756,912 $16.67 $16.88 $16.66
    26 Mar 2024 $16.62 $0.08 0.48% 2,100,097 $16.47 $16.66 $16.46
    25 Mar 2024 $16.54 $0.05 0.30% 1,914,332 $16.60 $16.61 $16.49
    22 Mar 2024 $16.49 $-0.08 -0.48% 4,411,890 $16.58 $16.60 $16.45
    21 Mar 2024 $16.57 $0.06 0.36% 3,505,199 $16.62 $16.63 $16.48
    20 Mar 2024 $16.51 $0.01 0.06% 2,451,609 $16.55 $16.57 $16.48
    19 Mar 2024 $16.50 $-0.18 -1.08% 2,327,019 $16.69 $16.71 $16.42
    18 Mar 2024 $16.68 $-0.02 -0.12% 1,605,289 $16.68 $16.70 $16.60
    15 Mar 2024 $16.70 $0.00 0.00% 4,279,531 $16.56 $16.70 $16.53
    14 Mar 2024 $16.70 $0.01 0.06% 1,820,697 $16.70 $16.76 $16.63
    13 Mar 2024 $16.69 $-0.03 -0.18% 2,678,523 $16.78 $16.78 $16.62
    12 Mar 2024 $16.72 $-0.03 -0.18% 1,989,928 $16.69 $16.78 $16.58

    Director Transactions Data provided by Morningstar.

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    Date Director Type Amount Value Notes
    30 Nov 2023 Leah Weckert Issued 26,054 $399,407
    Issue of securities.
    30 Nov 2023 Leah Weckert Issued 192,520 $2,951,331
    Issue of securities. 372,038 - Performance Rights
    30 Aug 2023 Leah Weckert Exercise 43,261 $702,558
    Conversion of securities. 2,22,778 Rights
    30 Aug 2023 Leah Weckert Issued 43,261 $702,558
    Conversion of securities.
    30 Aug 2023 Leah Weckert Issued 3,808 $61,841
    As advised by the company. The dividend equivalent amount delivered in an additional 3,808 fully paid ordinary shares.
    30 Aug 2023 Leah Weckert Expiry 43,260 $702,542
    As advised by the company. 1,79,518Rights, Lapsed
    24 Aug 2023 Scott Price Buy 20,000 $208,800
    As advised by the company. 21,000 ADRs, representing an interest in
    21,000 ordinary shares, Purchase of ADRs, USD$

    Directors & Management Data provided by Morningstar.

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    Name Title Start Date Profile
    Mr James Philip Graham Non-Executive ChairmanNon-Executive Director Nov 2018
    Mr Graham has business, investment, corporate and governance experience, including as a Non-executive Director of Wesfarmers Limited for 20 years, prior to his retirement in July 2018. James is Chairman of Gresham Partners Limited, having founded the Gresham Partners Group in 1985. From 2001 to 2009, he was a Director of Rabobank Australia Limited, initially as Deputy Chairman and then Chairman, responsible for the Bank's operations in Australia and New Zealand.
    Mr Richard John Freudenstein Non-Executive Director Nov 2018
    Mr Freudenstein is a Non-executive Director and Chairmanelect of Appen Limited as well as a Non-executive Director of REA Group Limited (where he was Chairman from 2007 to 2012). He is also a board member of Cricket Australia, Deputy Chancellor of the University of Sydney and a member of the Advisory Board of artificial intelligence software company, Afiniti. Richard was previously Chief Executive Officer of Foxtel (2011 to 2016), Chief Executive Officer of The Australian and News Digital Media at News Ltd (2006 to 2010), and Chief Operating Officer at British Sky Broadcasting plc (2000 to 2006).
    Mr Andrew Penn(AO) Non-Executive Director Dec 2023
    Mr Penn will bring his Australian corporate and customer facing experience to the Board. He is a past Chief Executive of both Telstra and AXA Asia Pacific, he is a member of the Australian Signals Directorate REDSPICE Advisory Board and Chairs the Expert Advisory Panel for Australias Cyber Security Strategy.
    Mr Terence (Terry) James Bowen Non-Executive Director Oct 2022
    Mr Bowen serves on the boards of BHP Group Limited and Transurban Group. Mr Bowen has a commercial and financial experience, including having been Finance Director of Coles from 2007 to 2009, and Finance Director of Wesfarmers Limited, the then owner of Coles, for eight years until 2017. Mr Bowen also serves as Chair of the Operations Group at BGH Capital, and is a non-executive director of Navitas Pty Ltd and a director of the West Coast Eagles.
    Ms Abigail (Abi) Pip Cleland Non-Executive Director Nov 2018
    Ms Cleland is currently a Non-executive Director of Computershare Limited, Sydney Airport Corporation Limited and Orora Limited. Abi was previously Chair of Planwise AU, a director of Swimming Australia and on the Lazard PE Fund advisory committee. From 2012 to 2017, Abi established and ran an advisory and management business, Absolute Partners, focusing on strategy, mergers and acquisitions and disruption.
    Ms Wendy Margaret Stops Non-Executive Director Nov 2018
    Ms Stops is a Non-executive Director of Blackmores Limited, Director of Fitted for Work, a Council member at the University of Melbourne, Chair of the Advisory Board for the Melbourne Business School's Centre for Business Analytics, a member of the AICD's Governance of Innovation and Technology Panel and a member of the Advisory Committee to the Digital Technology Taskforce of the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet. Wendy was previously a senior management executive in the information technology and consulting sectors, including her last 16 years with Accenture in various senior management positions in Australia, Asia Pacific and globally.
    Ms Jacqueline Chow Non-Executive Director Nov 2018
    Ms Chow is a Non-executive Director of nib Holdings Limited, Charter Hall Group and a Senior Advisor at McKinsey Consulting RTS, advising clients across industrial, retail, telecommunications, financial services and consumer sectors on performance transformation projects. She is also a Director of the Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce of New South Wales. From 2016 to 2019, Jacqueline was a Director of Fisher & Paykel Appliances. Jacqueline previously held senior management positions with Fonterra Cooperative Group, including Chief Operating Officer, Global Consumer and Food Service.
    Mr Scott Anthony Price Non-Executive Director Oct 2022
    Mr Price has more than 30 years FMCG, retailing and logistics experience having held senior leadership roles within The Coca-Cola Company in Asia; Walmart in Asia and the US; DHL Express in Asia Pacific and Europe; and, most recently as President International of UPS Inc. Mr Price also serves as a board member of the not-for-profit World Food Program USA.
    Ms Leah Weckert Chief Executive OfficerManaging Director May 2023
    Ms Weckert has held the positions of Chief Executive, Commercial and Express; Chief Financial Officer; People and Culture Director; and, State General Manager, Victorian Supermarkets, as well as being a senior member of the Executive Leadership Team since the demerger of Coles from the Wesfarmers Group in 2018. Ms. Weckerts prior business experience includes roles at McKinsey & Company and Fosters Group.
    Ms Daniella Pereira Company Secretary Nov 2018
    Daniella Pereira Company Secretary

    Top Shareholders Data provided by Morningstar.

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    Name Shares Capital
    HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited 386,759,617 28.90%
    J P Morgan Nominees Australia Pty Limited 187,846,800 14.04%
    Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 124,600,132 9.31%
    National Nominees Limited 43,293,753 3.23%
    BNP Paribas Noms Pty Ltd <Drp> 29,746,870 2.22%
    BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd <Agency Lending Drp A/C> 28,383,201 2.12%
    HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited <NT Comnwlth Super Corp A/C> 9,076,420 0.68%
    Australian Foundation Investment Company Limited 8,677,500 0.65%
    Argo Investments Limited 5,290,027 0.40%
    Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited <Colonial First State Inv A/C> 4,894,569 0.37%
    Netwealth Investments Limited <Wrap Services A/C> 4,749,711 0.35%
    Washington H Soul Pattinson And Company Limited 4,483,378 0.33%
    Mutual Trust Pty Ltd 2,859,498 0.21%
    HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited A/C 2 2,598,186 0.19%
    BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd Hub24 Custodial Serv Ltd <Drp A/C> 2,580,351 0.19%
    BNP Paribas Noms (NZ) Ltd <DRP> 2,231,198 0.17%
    IOOF Investment Services Limited <IPS Superfund A/C> 2,213,891 0.17%
    BNP Paribas Noms Pty Ltd <Global Markets DRP> 2,044,570 0.15%
    Mr Peter Alexander Brown 1,552,825 0.12%
    Djerriwarrh Investments Limited 1,490,505 0.11%