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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: DGE
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $26.69
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $2178.59
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $2040.38
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 1,724.50 - GBX 2,286.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.61
  • P/E Growth: 2.42
  • Market Cap: $55.05B
  • 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 2,193.71

Analysts' Ratings History for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/26/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 2,400 -> GBX 2,500View Rating Details
10/26/2016HSBCSet Price TargetBuyGBX 2,600View Rating Details
10/25/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,182View Rating Details
10/17/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,500 -> GBX 2,600View Rating Details
10/17/2016BNP ParibasBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 2,300 -> GBX 2,540View Rating Details
9/22/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/21/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,308View Rating Details
9/21/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 2,150View Rating Details
9/13/2016Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,150View Rating Details
9/9/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 2,400View Rating Details
9/8/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuyGBX 2,400View Rating Details
8/30/2016Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 2,350 -> GBX 2,400View Rating Details
8/25/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,750View Rating Details
7/29/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Set Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,150View 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
7/8/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/7/2016Independent Research GmbHSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 2,250View Rating Details
4/8/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,200View 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
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 10/27/2014 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: $104.10 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
10/10/2016Franz B HumerInsiderBuy369GBX 2,242£8,272.98
9/29/2016Javier FerranInsiderBuy18,500GBX 2,221£410,885
9/12/2016Mikells,KathrynInsiderBuy11GBX 2,052£225.72
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)
News IconRating Worth Mentioning Today: Diageo (LON:DGE) Stock "Overweight" Rating Reconfirmed at JP Morgan Cazenove ... - Thorold News (LON:DGE)
www.whatsonthorold.com - October 27 at 9:12 AM
News IconTrading Scope: ADX and CCI Review for Diageo PLC (DGE.L) - Hot Stock News (LON:DGE)
hotherald.com - October 27 at 9:12 AM
News IconTrading Radar: Zooming in on Shares of Diageo PLC (DGE.L) - Hot Stock News (LON:DGE)
hotherald.com - October 27 at 9:12 AM
News IconJP Morgan Indicates Potential 12.87% Increase In Shares Of Diageo PLC (LON:DGE)
www.perspectivabetica.com - October 26 at 4:39 PM
News IconNuance Investments LLC Buys 25829 Shares of Diageo PLC (DEO) (LON:DGE)
canalcncarauca.com - October 26 at 4:39 PM
News IconDiageo PLC (DEO) Receives $137.71 Consensus Target Price from Brokerages (LON:DGE)
magseriesusa.net - October 26 at 4:39 PM
News IconLiberum Capital Reiterates “Hold” Rating for Diageo plc (DGE) - DailyQuint (LON:DGE)
dailyquint.com - October 26 at 7:32 AM
News IconInvestor Chatter: Tracking Technical Indicators for Diageo PLC (DGE.L) - Hot Stock News (LON:DGE)
hotherald.com - October 25 at 9:49 PM
News IconBNP Paribas Increases Diageo plc (DGE) Price Target to GBX 2540 - Evergreen Investor (LON:DGE)
www.evergreeninvestor.com - October 24 at 9:50 AM
News IconTechnical Analysis Focus: RSI Watch for Diageo PLC (DGE.L) - Hot Stock News (LON:DGE)
hotherald.com - October 24 at 9:50 AM
News IconTechnical Updates for Diageo PLC (DGE.L) - Yankee Analysts (LON:DGE)
yankeeanalysts.com - October 21 at 7:44 AM
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istreetresearch.com - October 20 at 10:03 AM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 19 at 9:33 AM
ft.com logo[$$] 'Sugar high' for UK stocks faces a taste test (LON:DGE)
www.ft.com - October 17 at 9:35 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Diageo launches cider for the millennial market in east Africa (LON:DGE)
www.ft.com - October 12 at 9:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Smirnoff Sound Collective Highlights Values Of Inclusivity Through Global Launch Of New Documentary (LON:DGE)
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 4:50 PM
bloomberg.com logoDiageo’s Johnnie Walker Fights Bourbon With Scotch Science (LON:DGE)
www.bloomberg.com - October 12 at 9:27 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoGerman leader calls for Ethiopia to open up politics after unrest (LON:DGE)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 11 at 4:44 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 10:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCrown Royal Introduces Vanilla Flavored Whisky. And It's So Good. (LON:DGE)
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 4:49 PM
stockmarketwire.com logoDirector Deals - Diageo PLC (DGE) (LON:DGE)
www.stockmarketwire.com - October 4 at 4:33 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Corporate venturing: entrepreneurs enter the embrace of bigger companies (LON:DGE)
www.ft.com - October 4 at 9:29 AM
marketwatch.com logoFTSE 100 leaps as pound is hit by prospect of ‘hard Brexit’ (LON:DGE)
www.marketwatch.com - October 3 at 9:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDiageo & Amazon Collaborate to Develop Digital Mentor App (LON:DGE)
finance.yahoo.com - September 29 at 9:34 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoWhy I’d buy Diageo plc instead of PZ Cussons plc after today’s update (LON:DGE)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 28 at 9:30 AM
4-traders.com logoDiageo : Johnnie Walker Brings You Into The World Of Whisky With The Touch Of Your Tablet, Mobile Device Or Amazon Echo Devices (LON:DGE)
www.4-traders.com - September 27 at 4:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJohnnie Walker Brings You Into The World Of Whisky With The Touch Of Your Tablet, Mobile Device Or Amazon Echo Devices (LON:DGE)
finance.yahoo.com - September 27 at 4:36 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoVenerable tequila maker Jose Cuervo aims for $1 bln IPO (LON:DGE)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 27 at 4:36 PM
stockmarketwire.com logoMost Traded Stocks by Value at 13:00 (LON:DGE)
www.stockmarketwire.com - September 27 at 9:12 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoDiageo plc 15% Potential Upside Indicated by Jefferies International - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:DGE)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - September 23 at 9:41 AM
News IconDiageo plc (DGE): Sales Momentum To Continue In Fiscal Year 2017 - Simply Wall St (LON:DGE)
simplywall.st - September 23 at 9:41 AM
ft.com logoChange to Diageo Board of Directors (LON:DGE)
announce.ft.com - September 22 at 10:09 AM
money.aol.co.uk logoWhy I'd buy Diageo plc instead of Fevertree Drinks plc after today's update (LON:DGE)
money.aol.co.uk - September 22 at 10:09 AM
4-traders.com logoDiageo : Says Fiscal 2017 Starts Well, Expects to Hit Growth Target (LON:DGE)
www.4-traders.com - September 21 at 5:07 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoDiageo sees stronger 2016/17 despite cost impact (LON:DGE)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - September 21 at 5:07 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoGuinness Nigeria gets Diageo loan to help with currency shortages (LON:DGE)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 5:07 PM
capitalcube.com logoDiageo Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:DGE) : September 21, 2016 (LON:DGE)
www.capitalcube.com - September 21 at 5:07 PM
News IconDiageo plc Keeps Beating Unilever plc, Tesco PLC, Burberry Group plc And Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc After Trading ... - Investomania (blog) (LON:DGE)
investomania.co.uk - September 21 at 8:53 AM
marketwatch.com logoDiageo upbeat, expects to hit growth target - MarketWatch (LON:DGE)
www.marketwatch.com - September 21 at 8:53 AM
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www.fool.co.uk - September 20 at 8:18 AM
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investomania.co.uk - September 19 at 3:29 PM
News IconHow Many Diageo plc (LON:DGE)'s Analysts Are Bearish ... - Post News (LON:DGE)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 19 at 3:29 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 9:15 AM
cnbc.com logoCramer: My play on British booze with 3 ways to win (LON:DGE)
www.cnbc.com - September 17 at 9:20 AM
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www.thestreet.com - September 17 at 9:20 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoDiageo plc 11% Potential Upside Indicated by Exane BNP Paribas - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:DGE)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - September 15 at 4:58 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoHeineken to bring more premium brands into South Africa (LON:DGE)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 4:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNew Documentary Celebrates Latin American Identity And Culture On The Global Music Scene On The Eve Of Mexican Independence Day (LON:DGE)
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 8:18 AM
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www.bevnet.com - September 8 at 4:28 PM
forbes.com logoHow Did The Key Categories Perform For Diageo In Its FY 2016? (LON:DGE)
www.forbes.com - September 8 at 4:28 PM


Last Updated on 10/27/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff