Analyst consensus

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Analyst consensus

Consensus forecast 

 

2016/17

PBT
(£m)

DPS
(p)

EPS
(p)

TOTAL CONSENSUS

517

10.3p

18.9p

Minimum

443

8.5p

17.0p

Maximum

585

11.4p

22.7p

Where Brokers' PBT forecasts use a different accounting basis, the above numbers have been adjusted to be consistent with J Sainsbury plc's (Sainsbury's) accounting basis under IFRS, that is, they are pre one-off items.

The forecasts above have been provided to Sainsbury's, by a number of registered investment analysts and are, as such, publicly available information. Sainsbury's has not commented on any individual forecasts, nor does it intend to do so in future.

It should be noted that forecasts are by definition forward looking and are therefore subject to risks and uncertainties that may materially affect eventual results. Although Sainsbury's will endeavour to procure that the information is kept updated, Sainsbury's assumes no obligation to update or revise such information to reflect circumstances existing after the date hereof.

The investment analysts’ forecasts are not endorsed by Sainsbury's and they have not been reviewed or reported on in accordance with the requirements of Rule 28.1(a) of The Takeover Code.

The Consensus forecast above has been calculated from the forecasts provided by investment analysts at the following organisations on the following dates:

Barclays

04/05/16

Citi

05/05/16

Deutsche Bank

08/06/16

Goldman Sachs International

10/05/16

HSBC

08/06/16

Jefferies International Limited

08/06/16

JP Morgan Cazenove

04/05/16

Redburn Partners LLP

08/06/16

Sanford Bernstein

19/05/16

Shore Capital Group plc

01/06/16

Stifel Europe

08/06/16

The following investment analysts have been excluded from the above Consensus forecast due to suspension of coverage:

Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Morgan Stanley
UBS

Last updated on 14 June 2016

This information is updated on a regular basis
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