Spar Group (South Africa) Overview

  • Status
  • Public
  • Employees
  • 8,206
  • Stock Symbol
  • SPP
Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 3
  • Share Price
  • $10.13
  • (As of Thursday Closing)

Spar Group (South Africa) General Information


Spar Group Ltd is a wholesaler and distributor of goods and services to the group's retail outlets such as SPAR stores, Build it builders' merchandise outlets, TOPS at SPAR liquor stores, and others across Southern Africa. The company also has operations that comprise independently owned SPAR, MACE, XL and Londis stores in Ireland and southwest England. The company provides independent retailers the option to own or lease its stores and operate under the SPAR brand. The Southern Africa segment represents the majority of group revenue, with Ireland contributing an increasing proportion. The company delivers goods to the stores by a fleet of trucks and trailers owned by the SPAR Group. The group has two primary private brands namely SPAR and SaveMor.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Primary Industry
Stock Exchange
Primary Office
  • 22 Chancery Lane
  • Pinetown, 3610
  • South Africa
+27 031 000 0000
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Spar Group (South Africa) Stock Performance

(As of Thursday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$10.13 $10.22 $8.70 - $14.63 $1.95B 192M 844K $0.67

Spar Group (South Africa) Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Mar-2020 FY 2019 30-Sep-2019 FY 2018 30-Sep-2018 FY 2017 30-Sep-2017
EV 2,361,018 2,774,505 2,927,380 2,726,066
Revenue 7,941,343 7,769,977 7,871,008 7,120,414
EBITDA 184,334 252,693 249,331 231,889
Net Income 129,631 150,645 139,555 135,923
Total Assets 2,880,947 2,247,458 2,207,013 2,142,255
Total Debt 1,296,375 509,070 387,462 427,190
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Spar Group (South Africa) Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Spar Group (South Africa) Executive Team (1)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Graham O'Connor Chief Executive Officer & President
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Spar Group (South Africa) Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Spar Group (South Africa) Acquisitions (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000 0 00000 03-Jun-2019 000000000000000000 Department Stores 000000 0'000000
0. 0000 00000 01-Oct-2017 000000000000000000 00.000 Diagnostic Equipment
BWG Group 01-Aug-2014 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Food Products
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Spar Group (South Africa) Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
S. Buys Group Diagnostic Equipment Gauteng, South Africa 1993
00000 0 00000 Department Stores Poznan, Poland 0000
000 00000 Food Products Dublin, Ireland 0000
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