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DCP - Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited

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Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited operates a chain of pharmacy stores. The Company offers medicines, beauty care, supplements, toiletries, and other health care products. Dis-Chem Pharmacies serves dispensaries, family clinics, and self-medication centers in South Africa.

Dis-Chem is a leading retail pharmacy group in South Africa with a 'Pharmacy First' approach meaning that ALL stores have a dispensary. Dis-Chem operates two main divisions namely Retail and Wholesale. The retail division contributes the majority share to turnover and operating profit. It consists of our store base, clinic services, the courier business known as Dis-Chem Direct, our online business and our ancillary services which include our beauty and hair salons. The wholesale division operates a fine picking wholesale business. It has three contributors to turnover: 1) Dis-Chem, 2) Independent pharmacies and 3) TLC.

Dis-Chem has 129 stores across the country, with its predominant exposure in Gauteng, including three stores in Namibia. The group operates from three store formats: 1) Big box format, 2) Alternative format and 3) Dis-Chem The Local Choice. Dis-Chem is positioned to be a destination store, where consumers can shop a full basket of products from our dispensary, personal care and beauty, healthcare and nutrition, baby care and other categories.

Dis-Chem Pharmacies Ltd is a pharmaceutical company based in South Africa. Its product portfolio includes personal care products, beauty products, healthcare and nutrition products, and dispensary and baby care products. The operating segments of the...

DCP22.43 ▾ 0.50 (2.18%)
48 minutes ago
Live Trading FeedGrowth & Valuation
Opening Price:22.93Earnings Per Share:--
Day's Low Price:22.31Price/Earning Ratio:--
Day's High Price:23.11Dividend Per Share:--
Traded Volume:382,701Dividend Yield:--
Number of Deals:653Shares Outstanding:860.08m
Value/Turnover:8.70mMarket Capitalization:19.72b
Monetary values are quoted in South African Rand (ZAR) unless otherwise stated

DCP Stock Market Performance


The current share price of Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited (DCP) is ZAR 22.93. The DCP stock closed its last trading day (Thursday, February 25, 2021) at 22.93 ZAR per share on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, recording a 1.01% gain over its previous closing price of 22.70 ZAR. DCP began the year with a share price of 21.01 ZAR and has since gained 9.14% on that price valuation, ranking it 143rd on the JSE in terms of year-to-date performance. The table below details the last 10 trading days of activity of Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.


Profile of Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited

Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited, founded on March 18, 2005, operates in the Consumer Services sector, specifically, the Food & Drug Retailers industry. Dis-Chem Pharmacies contracts an estimated total number of 13,500 employees. Unfortunately, we do not have information on the company's board of directors and/or key executives at this time.

Factsheet of Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited
Consumer Services
Food & Drug Retailers
23 Stag Road, Midrand, Gauteng, 1682, South Africa

DCP Industrial Market Competitors

Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited, issuers of the DCP stock on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, have a number of market competitors who are also engaged in the Consumer Services sector and/or Food & Drug Retailers industry. The table below gives you an overview of the market standing of the top 10 by year-to-date performance.

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BIDBID Corporation Ltd94.42b281.52+7.03%
PIKPick n Pay Stores Ltd25.69b52.07+3.60%
SPPThe Spar Group Ltd36.76b190.86+0.70%
SHPShoprite Holdings Ltd80.97b136.93-2.19%
CLSClicks Group Ltd59.83b240.61-4.77%
CHPChoppies Enterprises Limited808.25m0.62-11.4%
SNHSteinhoff International Holdings8.53b1.98+90.4%
RTORex Trueform Group Ltd46.49m16.00+68.4%
SHFFSteinhoff Investment Preference Share941.25m62.75+42.6%
CLHCity Lodge Hotels Limited149.89m3.44+37.6%

Index of African Stock Exchanges:

  1. Botswana Stock Exchange
  2. BRVM Stock Exchange
  3. Ghana Stock Exchange
  4. Johannesburg Stock Exchange
  5. Lusaka Stock Exchange
  6. Malawi Stock Exchange
  7. Nairobi Securities Exchange
  8. Nigerian Stock Exchange
  9. Uganda Securities Exchange
  10. Zimbabwe Stock Exchange

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