Tesco Plc (LON:TSCO)

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CNNMoney.com  Apr 23  Comment 
It took more than 5,500 days and a helluva lot of help from Apple, but the Nasdaq is finally celebrating a new all-time closing high.
Benzinga  Apr 22  Comment 
Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO) reported better-than-expected results for the first quarter. The Brentwood, Tennessee-based company reported a quarterly profit of $58 million, or $0.42 per share, versus a year-ago profit of $48.8 million,...
CNNMoney.com  Apr 22  Comment 
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CNNMoney.com  Apr 2  Comment 
Many of the companies that increased their headcount by a lot in 2014 have stocks that are doing well too.
Market Intelligence Center  Mar 24  Comment 
After Monday’s trading in Tractor Supply Co (TSCO) the algorithms behind MarketIntelligenceCenter.com's Artifical Intelligence Center picked out a trade that offers a 5.21% or 36.60% (for comparison purposes only), while providing 3% downside...
Clusterstock  Mar 10  Comment 
Tesco arguably had one of the toughest years in its existence in 2014 after Britain's largest supermarket said it overstated its profits by £250 million ($377 million) in September. However, it looks like the new CEO, who joined on 1 September...
Market Intelligence Center  Mar 3  Comment 
A covered call identified by MarketIntelligececenter.com's patented algorithm on Tractor Supply Co (TSCO) could yield about 6.24% (16.76% annualized, for comparison purposes only) in 136 days. Pair a long position in the stock with the Jul. '15...
Forbes  Feb 26  Comment 
The latest tally of analyst opinions from the major brokerage houses shows that among the components of the S&P 500 index, Tractor Supply (TSCO) is now the #96 analyst pick, moving up by 1 spot.         This rank is formed by averaging...
Benzinga  Feb 25  Comment 
In a report published Wednesday, Morgan Stanley analyst Simeon Gutman reiterated an Equal-Weight rating on Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), and raised the price target from $84.00 to $92.00. In the report, Morgan Stanley noted, "We regard...




 
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Business Overview

Tesco is the UK's largest grocer by sales and also operates grocery stores in 12 international markets across Europe, Asia and the United States.[1] Additionally, Tesco offers retail banking and insurance services through its Tesco Personal Finance segment and telecom services under its Tesco Telecom business.[1] Tesco operates as a discount retailer and earned about £62.5 billion in revenue in 2010, an 6.8% increase from a year earlier.

Business Growth

For the year ended February 27th, 2010, net sales increased 6.8% to £62.5 billion. Net income rose 10.4% to £3.457 billion.[2]

Trends and Forces

Financial services risks affect Tesco's bottom line

On December 19, 2008, Tesco acquired Tesco Bank with three main products (credit cards, unsecured personal loans, and savings) as well as an insurance business. With this acquisition, Tesco took on the bank's risks, such as vulnerability in its insurance business due to natural or man-made disasters. Competition in the financial services industry also affects Tesco Bank's ability to operate effectively and profitably, which could negatively impact Tesco's net income. Also, Tesco Bank is currently building new banking and insurance systems and is outsourcing most of its operations to the Royal Bank of Scotland. As a result, there is increased operational risk from this outsourcing until Tesco's new systems are complete.[3]

By diversifying globally, Tesco is affected by exchange rates and international economies

Competitors

  • Walmart
  • Sainsbury (LON:SBRY) is the third largest supermarket chain in the UK with 15.9% market share.

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