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7,436 Shares in Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) Acquired by Optimist Retirement Group LLC

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Optimist Retirement Group LLC purchased a new stake in Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO - Free Report) in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor purchased 7,436 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $1,083,000.

Several other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in DEO. Planned Solutions Inc. acquired a new stake in Diageo during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $27,000. Addison Advisors LLC grew its holdings in shares of Diageo by 97.3% in the 4th quarter. Addison Advisors LLC now owns 217 shares of the company's stock worth $32,000 after acquiring an additional 107 shares during the last quarter. Criterion Capital Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Diageo during the fourth quarter worth $36,000. Orion Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Diageo during the third quarter valued at $60,000. Finally, First Command Advisory Services Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Diageo by 83.1% during the fourth quarter. First Command Advisory Services Inc. now owns 586 shares of the company's stock valued at $85,000 after purchasing an additional 266 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 8.97% of the company's stock.

Diageo Price Performance

DEO traded up $0.22 during trading on Friday, reaching $131.59. The company had a trading volume of 400,312 shares, compared to its average volume of 732,800. The firm's 50-day simple moving average is $138.30 and its 200 day simple moving average is $143.06. The company has a current ratio of 1.58, a quick ratio of 0.65 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.73. Diageo plc has a 12-month low of $130.49 and a 12-month high of $179.78.

Diageo Company Profile

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Diageo plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the production, marketing, and sale of alcoholic beverages. It offers scotch, gin, vodka, rum, raki, liqueur, wine, tequila, Chinese white spirits, cachaça, and brandy, as well as beer, including cider and flavoured malt beverages. The company also provides Canadian, Irish, American, and Indian-Made Foreign Liquor whiskies, as well as ready to drink and non-alcoholic products.

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