LON:DCG - Dairy Crest Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 627 +1.00 (+0.16 %)
(As of 03/25/2019 09:34 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 626
Today's RangeGBX 626.50 - GBX 642.50
52-Week RangeGBX 405.20 - GBX 648
Volume248,500 shs
Average Volume335,258 shs
Market Capitalization£968.63 million
P/E Ratio22.31
Dividend Yield3.62%
Dairy Crest Group plc processes and markets branded dairy products in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company offers cheese products under the Cathedral City, Davidstow, and Chedds brands; butters, spreads, and oils under the Clover, Country Life, Utterly Butterly, Vitalite, Willow, and Frylight brands. It also provides soy sauces, salad dressings, mustards, and Worcester sauces; and produces and sells demineralized whey and galacto-oligosaccharide, as well as other dairy ingredients, including whey butter. The company was founded in 1933 and is headquartered in Esher, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Packaged Foods
SectorConsumer Defensive



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£461.60 million
Cash FlowGBX 8.11 per share
Book ValueGBX 215.70 per share



Market Cap£968.63 million
Next Earnings Date5/23/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

Dairy Crest Group (LON:DCG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dairy Crest Group's stock symbol?

Dairy Crest Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "DCG."

How often does Dairy Crest Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Dairy Crest Group?

Dairy Crest Group announced a dividend on Wednesday, November 7th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, January 3rd will be given a dividend of GBX 6.40 per share on Thursday, January 31st. This represents a dividend yield of 1.42%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 3rd. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Dairy Crest Group's Dividend History.

When is Dairy Crest Group's next earnings date?

Dairy Crest Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Dairy Crest Group.

What price target have analysts set for DCG?

6 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Dairy Crest Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 445 to GBX 630. On average, they anticipate Dairy Crest Group's stock price to reach GBX 552.14 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.0%. View Analyst Price Targets for Dairy Crest Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Dairy Crest Group?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Dairy Crest Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Dairy Crest Group.

Has Dairy Crest Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about DCG stock has trended somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Dairy Crest Group earned a media sentiment score of -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Dairy Crest Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Dairy Crest Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Dairy Crest Group investors own include Twitter (TWTR), NetApp (NTAP), Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB), TiVo (TIVO), Wincanton (WIN), Genus (GNS), Eros International (EROS), EMC (EMC), Suncor Energy (SU) and Lloyds Banking Group (LYG).

Who are Dairy Crest Group's key executives?

Dairy Crest Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Mark Allen, CEO, Member of Management Board & Exec. Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Tom Atherton, Deputy Chief Exec., Group Fin. Director, Member of Management Board & Exec. Director
  • Mr. Adam Braithwaite, Group Commercial Director, Member of Management Board & Exec. Director
  • Mr. Robin Miller, Gen. Counsel, Company Sec. & Member of Management Board (Age 48)
  • Mr. Robert Willock, Group HR Director & Member of Management Board

How do I buy shares of Dairy Crest Group?

Shares of DCG and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Dairy Crest Group's stock price today?

One share of DCG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 627.50.

How big of a company is Dairy Crest Group?

Dairy Crest Group has a market capitalization of £969.40 million and generates £461.60 million in revenue each year. Dairy Crest Group employs 1,100 workers across the globe.

What is Dairy Crest Group's official website?

The official website for Dairy Crest Group is http://www.dairycrest.co.uk.

How can I contact Dairy Crest Group?

Dairy Crest Group's mailing address is Claygate House, Littleworth Road, ESHER, KT10 9PN, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1372-472200.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Dairy Crest Group (LON DCG)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  346 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  368 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  714
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Dairy Crest Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DCG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DCG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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