Diageo plc Company Profile (LON:DGE)

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.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: DGE
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $28.24
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $2150.74
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1946.78
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.15
  • P/E Growth: 2.47
  • Market Cap: $54.01B
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,510,380,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Diageo plc (LON:DGE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 11 Hold Ratings, 14 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.44)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,112.63

Analysts' Ratings History for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/25/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,750View Rating Details
8/2/2016HSBCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 2,100 -> GBX 2,350View Rating Details
8/1/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,284View Rating Details
8/1/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetBuyGBX 2,400View Rating Details
7/29/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Set Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,150View Rating Details
7/29/2016Kepler Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,980 -> GBX 2,150View Rating Details
7/29/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual WeightGBX 2,150View Rating Details
7/29/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/29/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 2,300View Rating Details
7/29/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,900 -> GBX 2,000View Rating Details
7/28/2016S&P Global Inc.Set Price TargetBuyGBX 2,400View Rating Details
7/28/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/15/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 2,200View Rating Details
7/8/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/7/2016Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,250View Rating Details
7/4/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,350View Rating Details
4/8/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,200View Rating Details
4/8/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 2,100View Rating Details
4/7/2016Sanford C. BernsteinSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,100View Rating Details
3/28/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,900 -> GBX 1,800View Rating Details
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingReduceGBX 1,949View Rating Details
1/25/2016Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetSellGBX 1,662 -> GBX 1,660View Rating Details
1/25/2016InvestecBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,100 -> GBX 2,230View Rating Details
1/21/2016Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 2,100 -> GBX 2,000View Rating Details
12/3/2015Bryan, Garnier & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,870View Rating Details
12/1/2015NatixisReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,060View Rating Details
9/23/2015KillikReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/28/2015Credit Agricole SAReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,800View Rating Details
6/11/2015Grupo SantanderReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,790View Rating Details
6/8/2015Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,200View Rating Details
1/29/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/27/2014 forward)


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: $102.63 EPS


Dividend History for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/28/2016GBX 36.601.67%8/11/20168/11/201610/6/2016
1/28/2016GBX 22.601.23%2/25/20162/25/20164/7/2016
7/30/2015GBX 34.901.93%8/13/20158/13/201510/8/2015
1/29/2015GBX 21.501.06%2/26/20152/26/20154/7/2015
7/31/2014GBX 321.79%8/13/20148/13/201410/2/2014
1/30/2014GBX 19.701.08%2/26/20142/26/20144/7/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/10/2016Mikells,KathrynInsiderBuy7GBX 2,164£151.48
7/11/2016Mikells,KathrynInsiderBuy9GBX 2,164£194.76
6/10/2016Mikells,KathrynInsiderBuy11GBX 1,817£199.87
5/10/2016Mikells,KathrynInsiderBuy9GBX 1,907£171.63
4/11/2016Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy432GBX 1,916£8,277.12
3/10/2016Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy441GBX 1,879£8,286.39
2/10/2016Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy462GBX 1,793£8,283.66
2/2/2016Stewart,AlanInsiderBuy1,060GBX 1,899£20,129.40
1/11/2016Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy457GBX 1,812£8,280.84
12/10/2015Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy452GBX 1,829£8,267.08
11/10/2015Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy444GBX 1,869£8,298.36
10/12/2015Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy1,094GBX 1,822£19,932.68
10/2/2015Mahlan,DeirdreInsiderSell23,207GBX 1,780£413,084.60
9/10/2015Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy480GBX 1,723£8,270.40
8/10/2015Mahlan,DeirdreInsiderBuy11GBX 1,809£198.99
7/10/2015Humer,Franz BInsiderBuy435GBX 1,908£8,299.80
5/28/2015Nicola MendelsohnInsiderBuy5,000GBX 1,839£91,950
2/6/2015Ivan MenezesInsiderBuy34,400GBX 1,911£657,384
1/30/2015Alan StewartInsiderBuy1,500GBX 1,970£29,550
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
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money.aol.co.uk - August 26 at 3:56 PM
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www.fool.co.uk - August 26 at 8:43 AM
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www.fool.co.uk - August 22 at 4:43 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 9:15 AM
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citywire.co.uk - August 19 at 9:14 AM
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www.streetinsider.com - August 18 at 8:30 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Treasury Wine profit more than doubles on Asia demand (LON:DGE)
www.ft.com - August 18 at 8:30 AM
bloomberg.com logoBeverage Makers Go After the Athleisure Set (LON:DGE)
www.bloomberg.com - August 18 at 8:30 AM
prnewswire.com logoCaptain Morgan Commits $1 To Charity For Each UNDER35POTUS.com Petition Signature Acquired On National Rum ... - PR Newswire (press release) (LON:DGE)
www.prnewswire.com - August 16 at 9:50 PM
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www.investorschronicle.co.uk - August 16 at 4:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCaptain Morgan Commits $1 To Charity For Each UNDER35POTUS.com Petition Signature Acquired On National Rum Day (LON:DGE)
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 4:40 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Diageo Plc : August 15, 2016 (LON:DGE)
www.capitalcube.com - August 15 at 11:53 AM
capitalcube.com logoDiageo Plc :DGE-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2016 : August 12, 2016 (LON:DGE)
www.capitalcube.com - August 12 at 8:33 AM
stockmarketwire.com logoDirector Deals - Diageo PLC (DGE) (LON:DGE)
www.stockmarketwire.com - August 10 at 4:46 PM
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ad.doubleclick.net - August 8 at 4:42 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Diageo to Expand Investment in U.S. Beer (LON:DGE)
www.wsj.com - August 5 at 4:39 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoScotch whisky industry warns of post-Brexit tariffs (LON:DGE)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 4:41 PM
marketwatch.com logoScotch Whisky Association calls for Brexit clarity (LON:DGE)
www.marketwatch.com - August 3 at 9:05 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoDeutsche Bank announced (LON:DGE) Diageo PLC, upping its stock price target to 2,000GBX today (LON:DGE)
breakingfinancenews.com - August 1 at 9:28 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoDiageo PLC (LON:DGE) target price maintained at 2,240GBX as disclosed today by JP Morgan Cazenove (LON:DGE)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 31 at 4:27 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoA statement released today by Exane BNP Paribas about (LON:DGE) Diageo PLC ups the target price to 2,300GBX (LON:DGE)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 29 at 9:58 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoKepler Cheuvreux announced (LON:DGE) Diageo PLC, hiking its price target to 2,150GBX earlier today (LON:DGE)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 29 at 11:37 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoConsumer goods firms plot new paths amid e-commerce boom (LON:DGE)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 11:31 AM
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uk.advfn.com - July 28 at 9:58 AM
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www.moodys.com - July 28 at 8:20 AM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 11:15 AM
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www.consumereagle.com - July 19 at 9:53 PM
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www.4-traders.com - July 19 at 4:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCaptain Morgan Petitions United States Government To Allow Under 35s To Have The Opportunity To Be President of the United States (LON:DGE)
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 11:00 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoDiageo PLC (LON:DGE) Receives 'Overweight' Rating From Brokers At Morgan Stanley - FTSE News (LON:DGE)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 17 at 9:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoT Rowe Price Buys Apple and 2 Other Companies (LON:DGE)
finance.yahoo.com - July 15 at 6:35 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoDiageo PLC (LON:DGE) stock price target held steady at 2,200GBX as issued in a report today by Morgan Stanley (LON:DGE)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 15 at 3:36 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoPound Surges And FTSE Flops After Rates Held (LON:DGE)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 9:02 AM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 2:10 AM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 2:05 AM
twst.com logoDiageo plc: Diageo and WaterAid announce five year international partnership (LON:DGE)
www.twst.com - July 12 at 4:47 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Diageo’s Indian Spirits Arm Claims ‘Improper Transactions’ Involving Former Chairman (LON:DGE)
www.wsj.com - July 10 at 8:57 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoDiageo PLC (LON:DGE) Receives 'Equal Weight' Rating From Brokers At Barclays Capital - FTSE News (LON:DGE)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 10 at 4:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited Spirits says it has found fund diversions by Mallya entities (LON:DGE)
in.finance.yahoo.com - July 10 at 7:42 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoDiageo PLC (LON:DGE) Issued With 'Outperform' Rating At Credit Suisse - FTSE News (LON:DGE)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 9 at 8:05 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoPotential for Primark in US, says Investec, which repeats 'buy' on ABF (LON:DGE)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - July 8 at 9:52 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoJP Morgan Cazenove Reiterated Diageo PLC (LON:DGE) As 'Overweight' - FTSE News (LON:DGE)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 6 at 4:40 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoDiageo PLC (LON:DGE) stock price target held steady to GBX2,350 as reported today by Berenberg (LON:DGE)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 4 at 9:27 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoHSBC Retained Diageo PLC (LON:DGE) As 'Hold' - FTSE News (LON:DGE)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - June 30 at 9:44 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoHSBC disclosed (LON:DGE) Diageo PLC, bumping its target price to GBX2,100 today - Breaking Finance News (LON:DGE)
breakingfinancenews.com - June 29 at 9:36 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoGoldman Sachs upgraded Diageo PLC (LON:DGE) to 'Neutral' With 1925 PT - FTSE News (LON:DGE)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - June 29 at 9:36 PM


Last Updated on 8/27/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff