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Diageo plc Company Profile (LON:DGE)

Consensus Ratings for Diageo plc (LON:DGE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s), 10 Hold Rating(s), 15 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.48)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,028.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/29/2016HSBCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 2,000 -> GBX 2,100View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/28/2016Societe GeneraleUpgradeHoldGBX 1,990View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/28/2016Goldman SachsUpgradeNeutralGBX 1,925View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/28/2016Kepler Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,790 -> GBX 1,980View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/27/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 2,240View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/27/2016BNP ParibasSet Price TargetBuyGBX 2,150View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/22/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,350View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/17/2016Credit SuisseReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 2,130View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/9/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/6/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuyGBX 2,200View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/8/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,200View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/8/2016RBC CapitalReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 2,100View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/7/2016Sanford C. BernsteinSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,100View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/29/2016BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 2,000 -> GBX 2,050View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/28/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,900 -> GBX 1,800View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/17/2016Deutsche BankDowngradeHoldGBX 1,950 -> GBX 1,800View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingReduceGBX 1,949View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/29/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/29/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/25/2016Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetSellGBX 1,662 -> GBX 1,660View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/25/2016InvestecBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,100 -> GBX 2,230View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/21/2016Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 2,100 -> GBX 2,000View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/3/2015Bryan, Garnier & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,870View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/1/2015NatixisReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,060View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/23/2015Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,000View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/23/2015KillikReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/28/2015Credit AgricoleReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,800View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/11/2015Grupo SantanderReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,790View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/8/2015Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,200View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/29/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/30/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
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Earnings Estimates for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
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Dividend History for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
1/28/2016GBX 22.601.23%2/25/20162/25/20164/7/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/30/2015GBX 34.901.93%8/13/20158/13/201510/8/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2015GBX 21.501.06%2/26/20152/26/20154/7/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/31/2014GBX 321.79%8/13/20148/13/201410/2/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/30/2014GBX 19.701.08%2/26/20142/26/20144/7/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/10/2016Mikells,KathrynInsiderBuy11GBX 1,817£199.87Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/10/2016Mikells,KathrynInsiderBuy9GBX 1,907£171.63Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/11/2016Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy432GBX 1,916£8,277.12Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/10/2016Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy441GBX 1,879£8,286.39Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/10/2016Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy462GBX 1,793£8,283.66Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/2/2016Stewart,AlanInsiderBuy1,060GBX 1,899£20,129.40Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/11/2016Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy457GBX 1,812£8,280.84Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/10/2015Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy452GBX 1,829£8,267.08Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/10/2015Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy444GBX 1,869£8,298.36Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/12/2015Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy1,094GBX 1,822£19,932.68Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/2/2015Mahlan,DeirdreInsiderSell23,207GBX 1,780£413,084.60Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/10/2015Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy480GBX 1,723£8,270.40Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/10/2015Mahlan,DeirdreInsiderBuy11GBX 1,809£198.99Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/10/2015Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy435GBX 1,908£8,299.80Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/28/2015Nicola MendelsohnInsiderBuy5,000GBX 1,839£91,950Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/6/2015Ivan MenezesInsiderBuy34,400GBX 1,911£657,384Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/30/2015Alan StewartInsiderBuy1,500GBX 1,970£29,550Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
DateHeadline
06/29/16 08:36 PMHSBC disclosed (LON:DGE) Diageo PLC, bumping its target price to GBX2,100 today - Breaking Finance News
06/29/16 08:36 PMGoldman Sachs upgraded Diageo PLC (LON:DGE) to 'Neutral' With 1925 PT - FTSE News
06/29/16 03:33 PMDiageo : Announces Development Of Groundbreaking Virtual Reality Experience In Ongoing Fight Against Drunk Driving
06/29/16 03:33 PMHSBC disclosed (LON:DGE) Diageo PLC, bumping its target price to GBX2,100 today
06/29/16 02:17 PMDiageo Announces Development Of Groundbreaking Virtual Reality Experience In Ongoing Fight Against Drunk Driving - [PR Newswire] - NORWALK, Conn., June 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Diageo, a global leader in beverage alcohol, today announced plans to roll out a first-of-its-kind immersive virtual reality (VR) technology that will allow consumers of legal drinking age to experience the many pitfalls associated with irresponsible drinking. The effort, which will launch with a VR experience focused on the effects of drunk driving, is Diageo's latest innovative approach to educate consumers about the importance of responsible decision-making when drinking. It is also an example of how the company is seeking new partners and investing in new technologies and platforms to respond to the changing consumer landscape. The program is being spearheaded by Diageo's Digital and Technology Partnerships teams, who have been engaging potential partners in helping support and build out the experience. Joining Diageo in the effort will be digital agency, VaynerMedia, who will help the company with the creative vision, production, development and distribution of this immersive experience.
06/29/16 11:30 AMDiageo Brexit Bounce Gives it More Leverage -
06/29/16 08:47 AMShares Of Diageo PLC (LON:DGE) Rated As Hold By Analysts At HSBC - Fiscal Standard
06/28/16 10:08 AMJim Cramer: This stock is Brexit's big winner -
06/28/16 09:58 AMJim Cramer -- Hoist a Johnnie Walker to Diageo, Which Benefits From Brexit -
06/28/16 08:27 AMDiageo PLC (LON:DGE) stock price target raised to GBX1,980 as announced today by Kepler Cheuvreux
06/27/16 02:09 PM[$$] Housebuilders lead FTSE 100 Brexit slump - [at Financial Times] - Housebuilder stocks have led the UK market's post-EU referendum slump. Has it been an overreaction? Barratt Developments, Taylor Wimpey and Persimmon have tumbled around 35 per cent in the two sessions ...
06/27/16 03:46 AMDiageo Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DGE-GB : June 27, 2016 -
06/24/16 03:42 PMBerenberg Bank reiterated Diageo PLC (LON:DGE) as 'Buy' With 2350 PT - FTSE News
06/24/16 10:20 AMBrokers pick their winners post-Brexit
06/23/16 02:31 PMDiageo PLC (LON:DGE) price target held steady to GBX2,350 as recorded today by Berenberg - Breaking Finance News
06/22/16 08:17 AMDiageo PLC (LON:DGE) price target held steady to GBX2,350 as recorded today by Berenberg
06/22/16 07:32 AMCameron's Business Aides Split Over EU Letter -
06/22/16 07:00 AMSMIRNOFF™ Celebrates The Diverse Stories Of American Immigration During Immigrant Heritage Month - [PR Newswire] - LOS ANGELES, June 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the makers of SMIRNOFF™ vodka announced support of the third-annual Immigrant Heritage Month taking place throughout the month of June. In celebration of the month, SMIRNOFF™ will be bringing the SMIRNOFF™ Global Street Art Project to the United States. The SMIRNOFF™ Global Art Project launched in March 2016 in Tokyo, Japan and gathers some of the most innovative names in the world of street art to stage a dialogue around inclusivity.
06/21/16 03:25 PMAre Diageo plc, British American Tobacco plc and Purplebricks Group plc set to keep beating the FTSE 100? - AOL Money UK
06/21/16 08:16 AMAre Diageo plc, British American Tobacco plc and Purplebricks Group plc set to keep beating the FTSE 100? - Motley Fool UK
06/20/16 03:29 PMThis Dividend Stock Is Worth A Look
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06/19/16 08:03 AMBritish companies prepare for long night to possible Brexit - Reuters UK
06/18/16 08:08 AMYour first trade for Friday, June 17 - Yahoo7 News
06/17/16 03:26 PMDiageo PLC (LON:DGE) stock price target held steady to GBX2,130 as announced today by Credit Suisse
06/17/16 09:25 AMBritish companies prepare for long night to possible Brexit - euronews
06/17/16 09:25 AMDiageo PLC (LON:DGE) stock price target held steady to GBX2,130 as announced today by Credit Suisse - Breaking Finance News
06/17/16 01:01 AMBritish companies prepare for long night to possible Brexit - [Reuters - UK Focus] - In the final week before Britain's June 23 referendum on EU membership, the prospect of a "Leave" vote has come into sharp focus, prompting a last-minute flurry of preparations in the corridors of "UK PLC". Britain would have two years to negotiate its exit, or "Brexit", from the 28-country bloc. Treasury departments will also be working overtime because a vote for a Brexit would be expected to roil currency markets and have major consequences for trade, the economy and migration in Britain and elsewhere.
06/14/16 03:29 PMDiageo Hosts Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable - 3BL Media (press release)
06/13/16 03:25 PMDiageo Hosts Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable - Justmeans
06/12/16 03:33 PMForget short-term pain! Why Diageo plc, Prudential plc and BBA Aviation plc should provide long-term gain - Yahoo Finance UK
06/10/16 03:42 PMAre Diageo plc, Unilever plc & PZ Cussons plc about to crash? - Yahoo Finance UK
06/09/16 12:01 PMVIRGIN ISLANDS PUBLIC FINANCE AUTHORITY -- Moody's places Baa2 and Baa3 ratings on US Virgin Island's Matching Fund Revenue Bonds under review for possible downgrade -
06/09/16 10:53 AMRemy predicts further profit rise, eyes acquisition - Reuters
06/07/16 03:42 PMGeorge Dickel® Adds 17-Year, Tennessee-Only Offering To Family Of Whiskies - PR Newswire (press release)
06/07/16 09:00 AMLagavulin™ Single Malt Scotch Whisky Releases Father's Day Edition of My Tales of Whisky Series - [PR Newswire] - NORWALK, Conn., June 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A Secluded Wood -- Spotted: Nick Offerman and his dad Ric fishing in a handmade canoe on a serene and quiet lake, communicating as only fathers and sons do. Of the experience, Offerman said, "Working with my Dad (aka my hero) was a sincere honor and a treat - especially since all we had to do was go fishing. Grab your dad, pour yourselves a glass of Lagavulin and enjoy responsibly.
06/06/16 03:27 PMFridman's LetterOne expands into healthcare in United States - Reuters
06/05/16 08:52 PMDiageo PLC (LON:DGE) Issued With 'Overweight' Rating At JP Morgan Cazenove - FTSE News
06/05/16 08:52 PMDiageo plc (DGE) Price Target Raised to GBX 2000 at HSBC - Let Me Know About This
06/05/16 03:30 PMAlcohol industry braces for Scotland's vote on minimum pricing - MarketWatch
06/05/16 03:28 PMAlcohol industry braces for Scotland’s vote on minimum pricing -
06/05/16 09:41 AMJP Morgan Cazenove Reiterated Diageo PLC (LON:DGE) As 'Overweight' - Share Trading News
06/04/16 08:56 PMDiageo PLC (LON:DGE) Receives 'Overweight' Rating From Brokers At JP Morgan - FTSE News
06/04/16 03:34 PMDiageo plc (DGE) Receives Sell Rating from Societe Generale - Let Me Know About This
06/03/16 09:55 AMEquities Research Analysts' Updated EPS Estimates for June, 3rd (AFC, ALD, AMEC, AMER, AMFW, AMZN, BAMXY ... - Let Me Know About This
06/02/16 03:45 PMDiageo Bumped from Best Stocks List - Morningstar - Diageo Bumped from Best Stocks ListMorningstarMorningstar equity analysts are removing Diageo (DGE) from our Best Ideas list. While we still expect a longer-term volume turnaround, alongside the move towards more expensive premium products that will be a significant long-term tailwind for all ...
06/02/16 09:20 AMDiageo (LON:DGE) Broker Roundup - Share Trading News - Diageo (LON:DGE) Broker RoundupShare Trading NewsRecently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Diageo (LON:DGE). The latest broker reports which are currently outstanding on Thursday 2nd of June state 12 analysts have a rating of “strong buy”, 0 analysts “buy”, ...and more »
05/31/16 03:43 PMCould Diageo plc or Conviviality plc be your perfect investing tipple? - Motley Fool UK - Could Diageo plc or Conviviality plc be your perfect investing tipple?Motley Fool UKDrinks producer Diageo (LSE:DGE) has an enviable list of brands that are consumed around the world. Johnnie Walker and Smirnoff? They're owned by the company. Partial to the odd Baileys over ice or a pint of Guinness? Diageo owns these brands too.Are Diageo plc, Whitbread plc and EasyJet plc 3 consumer kings?AOL Money UKall 2 news articles »
05/31/16 08:43 AMCould Diageo plc or Conviviality plc be your perfect investing tipple? - AOL Money UK - Could Diageo plc or Conviviality plc be your perfect investing tipple?AOL Money UKDrinks producer Diageo(LSE:DGE) has an enviable list of brands that are consumed around the world. Johnnie Walker and Smirnoff? They're owned by the company. Partial to the odd Baileys over ice or a pint of Guinness? Diageo owns these brands too.Are Diageo plc, Whitbread plc and EasyJet plc 3 consumer kings?Motley Fool UKall 2 news articles »
05/28/16 11:48 PMA drink and a smoke: Diageo plc and British American Tobacco plc could be just the kick your portfolio needs - Motley Fool UK - A drink and a smoke: Diageo plc and British American Tobacco plc could be just the kick your portfolio needsMotley Fool UKSpirits giant Diageo (LSE: DGE) is still suffering from a mighty hangover that was acquisition-hungry former chief executive Paul Walsh's legacy. He was wise enough to bail out before the party came to an abrupt halt, leaving successor Ivan Menezes to ...and more »
About Diageo plc

Diageo plc logoDiageo plc (Diageo) is a drinks business company. The Company is a provider of beverage alcohol of various brands in spirits, beer and wine. The Company produces its brands from more than 200 sites in over 30 countries. Diageo owns manufacturing production facilities across the globe, including maltings, distilleries, breweries, packaging plants, maturation warehouses, cooperages, vineyards, wineries and distribution warehouses. Diageo's brands are also produced at plants owned and operated by third parties and joint ventures at a number of locations around the world. Its geographical segments are North America, Europe, Africa, Latin America and Caribbean, Asia Pacific and Corporate. It offers products under various brands, including Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff, Captain Morgan, Baileys, Tanqueray, Guinness, Crown Royal, Yeni Raki, JeB, Buchanan's, Bundaberg, Ypioca, Cacique, Windsor, Bell's, JeB, Grand Old Parr, Shui Jing Fang, Ciroc and Bulleit Bourbon, among others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
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  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: DGE
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $26.32
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1853.95
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1856.92
  • P/E Ratio: 20.32
  • P/E Growth: 4.80
  • Market Cap: $50229.17B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $88.84 EPS
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