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Foschini Group Limited (JSE: TFG) | SHARE PRICE

Nigel Firth
Nigel Frith trader
Updated 24 May 2024

Foschini Group Limited is a South African retail clothing company listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) that trades under various brands.

Investors have seen Foschini Group Limited shares perform well historically, and it remains a steady investment. Foschini Group Limited stock is live on the JSE under the stock symbol of TFG and is available to trade via various brokers in South Africa.

What is Foschini Group Limited

Foschini Group Limited is a diverse group with at least 29 leading fashion retail brands across various lifestyle and merchandise categories.

The history of Foschini Group Limited can be traced back to 1925 when it was founded as Foschini Limited but changed its name to The Foschini Group Limited in September 2010.

Today, Foschini Group Limited has a diversified portfolio of products and services in more sectors of the Consumer Services value chain and renders the following services: clothing for men, ladies, and kids; jewellery; cell phones; accessories; cosmetics; sporting and outdoor apparel and equipment; and homeware and furniture. The company provides its products under the @home, @homelivingspace, American Swiss, Archive, Connor, Donna, Exact, Fabiani, The FIX, Foschini, Galaxy & Co, G-Star RAW, Hi, Hobbs, Jet, Johnny Bigg, Markham, Phase Eight, Relay Jeans, RFO, Rockwear, Sneaker Factory, SODA Bloc, Sportscene, Sterns, Tarocash, Totalsports, Whistles, and yd. brands.

Foschini Group Limited operates 4 300 trading outlets in 32 countries on 5 continents, as well as online.

Foschini Group Limited’s equity stocks are for sale online on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) under the stock symbol TFG.

Major shareholders in Foschini Group Limited are the Government Employees Pension Fund (PIC), Public Investment Corporation, Old Mutual Ltd., Ninety One SA (Pty) Ltd., Prudential Investment Managers, Fairtree Asset Management (Pty) Ltd., Coronation Asset Management (Pty) Ltd, and Alexander Forbes Investments.

Foschini Group Limited has its headquarters at Stanley Lewis Centre, 340 Voortrekker Road, Parow East, 7500.

Foschini Group Limited has more than 29 000 employees and the current CEO is Anthony Thunstrom.

Foschini Group Limited forms part of the Consumer Services sector, specifically, the General Retailers industry of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE).

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Foschini Group Limited Stock Performance

The most recent or current price for Foschini Group Limited stocks on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) was 131.34 ZAR at the time of writing.

An analysis of financial data of Foschini Group Limited showed that the company has a total market capitalisation of 43.5 Billion ZAR, with a Price/Earning ratio of 19.47 and earnings per share of 6.7460.

The dividend per share of TFG was 1.70 ZAR and its dividend yield was 1.29 %.  A total of 331 Million shares were outstanding.

With an increase of earnings per share and reliable profits over a period, investors who want to buy or sell Foschini Group Limited stocks can be hopeful for lucrative dividends and earnings in times to come.

According to an analysis on the live chart of Foschini Group Limited, analysts forecast a possible further improved performance for the Consumer Services sector with market share growing as trading volumes increase.


Highlights of Foschini Group Limited in 2021

Foschini Group Limited started the current financial year (2021) with a share price of 123.90 ZAR on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), and it has gained 6 % in value on its price valuation, ranking 61st on the JSE with its year-to-date performance.

Foschini Group Limited is currently the 46th most-traded stock on the JSE and it has experienced a total trading volume of more than 98 million shares, which were finalised in 177,383 deals and were valued at a total of 12.4 billion ZAR over a recent three month period from October 2021 to January 2022, with an average of .56 million shares in each trading session.

During the same period a volume high of 6.06 million was achieved on November 30 and a low of 162,027 on December 24.

How to buy Foschini Group Limited stocks – Step by Step

The stock market is one of the most attractive financial markets that sees millions of retail investors and traders' participating daily. To buy, sell or trade Foschini Group Limited stocks on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), traders and investors can follow a few simple steps:

  1. Find the share that you want to buy, in this case, “TFG”.
  2. Select a forex broker that offers access to the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE).
  3. Review the broker's trading conditions, fees, deposit and withdrawal methods, trading platform, customer support, regulation, and other components to ensure that they are aligned with your trading plan.
  4. Open a live trading account with the broker by completing the online application form and providing the necessary documentation to verify the trading account.
  5. You are now ready to make your first share purchase through the broker.
  6. You can further start to build and diversify your portfolio by buying more shares.


The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) was founded in 1887 during the first South African gold rush. Today it is the principal stock exchange of South Africa and the largest exchange on the continent.

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange is located in Sandton, Johannesburg and is described as the engine room of the South African economy, with the main purpose of facilitating the raising of primary capital for listed companies while improving job opportunities and wealth creation by providing an orderly market for dealing in securities for investors.

The JSE upgraded to electronic trading in 1996, and in 2005, demutualized and listed on its own exchange.

Nigel Firth
Nigel has been in the regulated financial services industry for nearly a decade, has previously owned a financial brokerage and has written many times for sites relating to personal finance and trading.