Associated British Foods plc

LSE:ABF Stock Report

Mkt Cap: UK£14.6b

Associated British Foods Past Performance

How has Associated British Foods performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 4/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: ABF has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: ABF's current net profit margins (4.1%) are higher than last year (3.4%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: ABF's earnings have declined by 15.7% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: ABF's earnings growth over the past year (46.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (-15.7% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: ABF earnings growth over the past year (46.6%) exceeded the Food industry 10.6%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: ABF's Return on Equity (6.2%) is considered low.

Return on Assets

Return on Capital Employed

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