About Diageo plc
Diageo PLC is an alcoholic beverage company. The Company operates in various categories, including spirits and beer. Its geographic segments include North America; Europe, Russia and Turkey; Africa; Latin America and Caribbean, and Asia Pacific. Its principal products includes Scotch whisky, Gin, Vodka, Rum, Beer, Irish Cream Liqueur, Wine, Raki, Tequila, Canadian Whisky, American Whiskey, Progressive Adult Beverages, Cachaca, Brandy and Ready to Drink. The Company's brands includes Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff, Captain Morgan, Baileys, Tanqueray and Guinness. It manages its operations from various locations, including the United Kingdom; Ireland; Italy; Turkey; the United States; Canada; Brazil; Mexico; Australia; Singapore; India; Nigeria; South Africa; East Africa, and Africa Regional Markets. It also produces a range of ready to drink products mainly in the United Kingdom, Italy, South Africa, Australia, the United States and Canada.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: N/A
- Industry: N/A
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Exchange: LON
- Symbol: DGE
- Previous Close: $28.21
- 50 Day Moving Average: $2209.700
- 200 Day Moving Average: $2140.160
- 52-Week Range: £25,110,000 - GBX 1,737
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.270
- P/E Growth: 1.960
- Market Cap: $57001.46B
- Outstanding Shares: 2,511,000,000
Consensus Ratings for Diageo plc (LON:DGE) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
|Ratings Breakdown: ||2 Sell Ratings, 10 Hold Ratings, 13 Buy Ratings|
|Consensus Rating:||Hold (Score: 2.44)|
|Consensus Price Target: ||GBX 2,283.42|
Analysts' Ratings History for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)
|2/22/2017||Morgan Stanley||Set Price Target||Buy||GBX 2,500|
|2/2/2017||Jefferies Group LLC||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 2,500|
|1/30/2017||HSBC Holdings plc||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 2,600|
|1/30/2017||Liberum Capital||Downgrade||Sell||GBX 1,900 -> GBX 2,000|
|1/30/2017||J P Morgan Chase & Co||Reiterated Rating||Overweight||GBX 2,500|
|1/27/2017||Beaufort Securities||Boost Price Target||Buy||GBX 2,400 -> GBX 2,500|
|1/27/2017||Barclays PLC||Boost Price Target||Equal Weight||GBX 2,285 -> GBX 2,300|
|1/27/2017||Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)||Reiterated Rating||Neutral||GBX 2,185|
|1/27/2017||Berenberg Bank||Boost Price Target||Buy||GBX 2,140 -> GBX 2,430|
|1/27/2017||Citigroup Inc.||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 2,500|
|1/26/2017||Credit Suisse Group||Reiterated Rating||Outperform||GBX 2,430|
|1/26/2017||S&P Global Inc||Set Price Target||Buy||GBX 2,550|
|1/26/2017||Bryan, Garnier & Co||Reiterated Rating||Neutral||GBX 2,150|
|1/26/2017||Shore Capital||Reiterated Rating||Buy|
|1/23/2017||Whitman Howard||Reiterated Rating||Hold||GBX 2,250|
|1/17/2017||Deutsche Bank AG||Set Price Target||Neutral||GBX 2,000|
|12/14/2016||BNP Paribas||Set Price Target||Buy||GBX 2,250|
|9/21/2016||Societe Generale||Reiterated Rating||Hold||GBX 2,308|
|9/13/2016||Kepler Capital Markets||Reiterated Rating||Hold||GBX 2,150|
|9/9/2016||Royal Bank of Canada||Reiterated Rating||Outperform||GBX 2,400|
|7/7/2016||Independent Research GmbH||Set Price Target||Neutral||GBX 2,250|
|4/8/2016||Nomura||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 2,200|
|4/7/2016||Sanford C. Bernstein||Set Price Target||Neutral||GBX 2,100|
|3/28/2016||Numis Securities Ltd||Reiterated Rating||Hold||GBX 1,900 -> GBX 1,800|
|3/10/2016||AlphaValue||Reiterated Rating||Reduce||GBX 1,949|
|1/25/2016||Canaccord Genuity||Lower Price Target||Sell||GBX 1,662 -> GBX 1,660|
|1/25/2016||Investec||Boost Price Target||Buy||GBX 2,100 -> GBX 2,230|
|12/1/2015||Natixis||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 2,060|
|6/11/2015||Grupo Santander||Reiterated Rating||Hold||GBX 1,790|
|6/8/2015||Bank of America Corp||Reiterated Rating||Buy||GBX 2,200|
Earnings History for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Earnings Estimates for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $105.44 EPS
Dividend History for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading History for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|2/10/2017||Kathryn Mikells||Insider||Buy||9||GBX 2,245||£202.05|
|1/10/2017||Kathryn Mikells||Insider||Buy||7||GBX 2,175||£152.25|
|12/12/2016||Franz B Humer||Insider||Buy||405||GBX 2,043||£8,274.15|
|11/15/2016||Javier Ferran||Insider||Buy||13,000||GBX 1,975||£256,750|
|11/10/2016||Kathryn Mikells||Insider||Buy||9||GBX 2,025||£182.25|
|10/10/2016||Franz B Humer||Insider||Buy||369||GBX 2,242||£8,272.98|
|9/29/2016||Javier Ferran||Insider||Buy||18,500||GBX 2,221||£410,885|
|4/11/2016||Humer,Franz B||Insider||Buy||432||GBX 1,916||£8,277.12|
|3/10/2016||Humer,Franz B||Insider||Buy||441||GBX 1,879||£8,286.39|
|2/10/2016||Humer,Franz B||Insider||Buy||462||GBX 1,793||£8,283.66|
|1/11/2016||Humer,Franz B||Insider||Buy||457||GBX 1,812||£8,280.84|
|12/10/2015||Humer,Franz B||Insider||Buy||452||GBX 1,829||£8,267.08|
|11/10/2015||Humer,Franz B||Insider||Buy||444||GBX 1,869||£8,298.36|
|10/12/2015||Humer,Franz B||Insider||Buy||1,094||GBX 1,822||£19,932.68|
|9/10/2015||Humer,Franz B||Insider||Buy||480||GBX 1,723||£8,270.40|
|7/10/2015||Humer,Franz B||Insider||Buy||435||GBX 1,908||£8,299.80|
|5/28/2015||Nicola Mendelsohn||Insider||Buy||5,000||GBX 1,839||£91,950|
|2/6/2015||Ivan Menezes||Insider||Buy||34,400||GBX 1,911||£657,384|
|1/30/2015||Alan Stewart||Insider||Buy||1,500||GBX 1,970||£29,550|
Latest Headlines for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
What is Diageo plc's stock symbol?
Diageo plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "DGE."
How often does Diageo plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Diageo plc?
Diageo plc declared a dividend on Thursday, January 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 23rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 23.70 per share on Thursday, April 6th. This represents a yield of 1.07%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 23rd. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
Where is Diageo plc's stock going? Where will Diageo plc's stock price be in 2017?
25 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Diageo plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,800 to GBX 2,600. On average, they anticipate Diageo plc's stock price to reach GBX 2,283.42 in the next year.
When will Diageo plc announce their earnings?
Diageo plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January, 26th 2017.
How do I buy Diageo plc stock?
Shares of Diageo 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 Diageo plc stock cost?
One share of Diageo plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,271.50.