Dairy Crest Group plc Company Profile (LON:DCG)

About Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG)

Dairy Crest Group plc logoDairy Crest Group plc is a United Kingdom-based dairy company. The Company processes and markets branded dairy products. The Company's segments include Cheese, Spreads and Other. It has two product groups: cheese & whey, and butters, spreads & oils. It produces and markets Cathedral City, a cheese brand, and the Davidstow cheddar brand. The Company manufactures butters, spreads & oils under the Clover, Country Life, Utterly Butterly, Vitalite and Willow brands. It also produces Frylight, a one-calorie cooking spray, at its facility in Erith, Kent. Under butters, spreads & oils, the Company offers packet butter and spreadable, and dairy spreads. Its functional ingredients business supplies demineralized whey and Galacto-oligosaccharide (GOS) to the infant formula market. The Company's subsidiaries include Dairy Crest UK Limited, Dairy Crest France Holdings 1 Limited, Dairy Crest (Jersey) Limited, Magnuss & Usher Limited and Dairy Crest (Services) Limited.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Symbol: LON:DCG
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £869.47 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 139,699,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 586.34
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 586
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 503 - GBX 697
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.65
  • P/E Growth: 4.50
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £416.6 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.08
  • Book Value: GBX 0.51 per share
  • Price / Book: 12.19
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £79.4 million
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 410,711 shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG)

What is Dairy Crest Group plc's stock symbol?

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

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

Dairy Crest Group plc announced a dividend on Thursday, May 18th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 16.30 per share on Friday, August 11th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 6th. This is an increase from Dairy Crest Group plc's previous dividend of $6.20. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Dairy Crest Group plc's Dividend History.

Where is Dairy Crest Group plc's stock going? Where will Dairy Crest Group plc's stock price be in 2017?

9 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Dairy Crest Group plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 500 to GBX 710. On average, they anticipate Dairy Crest Group plc's share price to reach GBX 619.22 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Dairy Crest Group plc.

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How do I buy Dairy Crest Group plc stock?

Shares of Dairy Crest Group plc 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.

How much does a share of Dairy Crest Group plc stock cost?

One share of Dairy Crest Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 621.50.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.22)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 619.22

Analysts' Ratings History for Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/22/2017Numis Securities LtdUpgradeAddGBX 643View Rating Details
5/18/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 680View Rating Details
5/16/2017Whitman HowardReiterated RatingHoldGBX 630View Rating Details
4/11/2017Shore CapitalReiterated Ratinghouse stockView Rating Details
2/10/2017HSBC Holdings plcLower Price TargetBuyGBX 750 -> GBX 710View Rating Details
2/9/2017Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 600View Rating Details
11/15/2016Jefferies Group LLCDowngradeUnderperformGBX 640 -> GBX 500View Rating Details
11/14/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 620 -> GBX 610View Rating Details
11/11/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutralGBX 600View Rating Details
6/2/2016InvestecLower Price TargetBuyGBX 625 -> GBX 600View Rating Details
11/26/2015Goldman Sachs Group IncBoost Price TargetSellGBX 380 -> GBX 550View Rating Details
5/27/2015Rabobank InternationalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 500View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $37.87 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/18/2017GBX 16.302.76%7/6/20177/6/20178/11/2017
11/10/2016GBX 6.201.03%1/5/20171/5/20171/26/2017
5/19/2016GBX 162.85%7/7/20167/7/20168/11/2016
11/5/2015GBX 6.100.96%1/7/20161/7/20161/28/2016
5/21/2015GBX 15.703.22%7/2/20157/2/20158/6/2015
11/6/2014GBX 61.23%1/8/20151/8/20151/29/2015
5/22/2014GBX 15.403.59%7/2/20147/2/20148/7/2014
11/7/2013GBX 5.901.1%12/31/201312/31/20131/30/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/1/2016Allen,MarkInsiderBuy3,202GBX 281£8,997.62
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG)
Latest Headlines for Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoDairy Crest Group plc (DCG) Raised to Add at Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 10:20 AM
reuters.com logoUK's Dairy Crest reports full-year revenue down 1 pct, adjusted profit up
www.reuters.com - May 19 at 8:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of DCG.L earnings conference call or presentation 18-May-17 9:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 8:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDairy Crest Group plc's (DCG) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 5:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDairy Crest Group plc (DCG) Announces Dividend Increase - GBX 16.30 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 4:00 PM
marketwatch.com logoDairy Crest full-year pretax profit drops 11%
www.marketwatch.com - May 18 at 10:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDairy Crest Group plc (DCG) Receives GBX 620.56 Average Target Price from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 11:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDairy Crest Group plc (DCG) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 6:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDairy Crest Group plc's (DCG) house stock Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 5:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDairy Crest Group plc (DCG) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 7:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoShore Capital Reaffirms house stock Rating for Dairy Crest Group plc (DCG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 6:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDairy Crest Group plc's (DCG) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Whitman Howard
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 1:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDairy Crest Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:DCG) : April 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 4:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDairy Crest Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DCG-GB : April 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 10:35 AM
fool.co.uk logo2 reliable dividend stocks for retirement income
www.fool.co.uk - April 11 at 12:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDairy Crest Group plc (DCG) Earns "Hold" Rating from Whitman Howard
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 7:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDairy Crest Group plc (DCG) PT Lowered to GBX 680 at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 11:51 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoQuestor: In pounds and pence, our income gains so far
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 3:13 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoWhy this growth stock could slump 20%+ by 2019
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 5:09 PM
rttnews.com logoDairy Crest FY Outlook Remains In Line With Its View - RTT News
www.rttnews.com - February 9 at 3:08 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoEx-divs take 0.4 points off FTSE 100
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 13 at 3:07 AM
nasdaq.com logoDairy Crest Signs Animal Nutrition Research Partnership With DuPont Unit - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - December 21 at 5:26 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Dairy Crest announces research partnership with Dupont Industrial Biosciences
www.reuters.com - December 21 at 3:39 AM
rttnews.com logoDairy Crest Signs Animal Nutrition Research Partnership With DuPont Unit
www.rttnews.com - December 21 at 3:39 AM
ft.com logo[$$] UK food producers call for single market access to be safeguarded
www.ft.com - December 9 at 10:00 PM

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This page was last updated on 5/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff