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Tesco PLC (OTCPK:TSCDY)
Market Cap
$16,675 Mil (As of Today)

Market cap is the total market value to buy the whole company. It is equal to the share price times the number of shares outstanding (end-of-period, EOP). Tesco PLC's share price for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2016 was $7.57. Tesco PLC's shares outstanding (EOP) for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2016 was 2,714 Mil. Therefore, Tesco PLC's market cap for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2016 was $20,543 Mil.

Tesco PLC's quarterly market cap declined from Feb. 2015 ($30,813 Mil) to Aug. 2015 ($23,597 Mil) and declined from Aug. 2015 ($23,597 Mil) to Feb. 2016 ($20,543 Mil).

Tesco PLC's annual market cap declined from Feb. 2014 ($44,770 Mil) to Feb. 2015 ($30,813 Mil) and declined from Feb. 2015 ($30,813 Mil) to Feb. 2016 ($20,543 Mil).

Enterprise value is the theoretical takeover price. It is more comprehensive than market capitalization (market cap), which only includes common equity. Enterprise Value is calculated as the market cap plus debt and minority interest and preferred shares, minus total cash and cash equivalents. Tesco PLC's enterprise value for Today is $25,600 Mil.


Definition

Market cap is the short version of market capitalization. It is the total market value to buy the whole company. It is equal to the share price times the number of shares outstanding.

Tesco PLC's Market Cap for the fiscal year that ended in Feb. 2016 is calculated as

Market Cap (A: Feb. 2016 )=Share Price (A: Feb. 2016 )*Shares Outstanding (EOP) (A: Feb. 2016 )
=7.57*2713.69
=20,543

Tesco PLC's Market Cap for the quarter that ended in Feb. 2016 is calculated as

Market Cap (Q: Feb. 2016 )=Share Price (Q: Feb. 2016 )*Shares Outstanding (EOP) (Q: Feb. 2016 )
=7.57*2713.69
=20,543

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

Market cap is not the real price you pay for a company. If you buy the company and become its owner, you become the owner of the cash the company has, and you also assume the company’s debt. The real price you pay is the Enterprise Value.

Warren Buffett uses the ratio of total market cap of all public traded companies over GDP to measure if the market is expensive. As of April 2012, the US total market cap is about $14.7 trillion, while the US GDP is about $15 trillion. The market was modestly overvalued.


Related Terms

Shares Outstanding (EOP)


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Tesco PLC Annual Data

Feb07Feb08Feb09Feb10Feb11Feb12Feb13Feb14Feb15Feb16
mktcap 67,68563,03937,45051,13153,72440,69645,28644,77030,81320,543

Tesco PLC Semi-Annual Data

Aug11Feb12Aug12Feb13Aug13Feb14Aug14Feb15Aug15Feb16
mktcap 49,72540,69643,18145,28646,60344,77031,32830,81323,59720,543
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