LON:DGE - Diageo Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 2,853 +8.00 (+0.28 %) (As of 12/14/2018 07:11 AM ET)Previous CloseGBX 2,845Today's RangeGBX 2,821 - GBX 2,85852-Week RangeGBX 2,186.50 - GBX 2,735.50Volume847,034 shsAverage Volume4.52 million shsMarket CapitalizationN/AP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsInsider TradesHeadlines Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Diageo plc, together with its subsidiaries, produces, markets, and sells alcoholic beverages worldwide. The company offers a collection of brands across spirits, beer, cider, and wine categories. Its brands include Johnnie Walker, Crown Royal, J&B, Buchanan's and Windsor whiskies, Smirnoff, Cîroc and Ketel One vodkas, Captain Morgan, Baileys, Don Julio, Bundaberg, McDowell's No. 1, Black & White, Shui Jing Fang, Grand Old Parr, Ypióca, Lagavulin, Cîroc, Bulleit Bourbon, Ron Zacapa Centenario XO, The Singleton of Glen Ord, Casamigos, Talisker, Tanqueray, and Guinness. The company also provides adult beverages and non-alcoholic products. Diageo plc was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom. Receive DGE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for DGE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Beverages - Wineries & Distilleries Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConsumer Defensive Current SymbolLON:DGE Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.diageo.comen-rowPagesdefault.aspx Phone+44-20-89786000 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/A Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/A Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/A Miscellaneous Employees29,362 Outstanding SharesN/AMarket Cap£0.00 OptionableNot Optionable Diageo (LON:DGE) Frequently Asked Questions What is Diageo's stock symbol? Diageo trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "DGE." How often does Diageo pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Diageo? Diageo announced a dividend on Thursday, July 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 9th will be paid a dividend of GBX 40.40 per share on Thursday, October 4th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.43%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 9th. This is a positive change from Diageo's previous dividend of $24.90. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Diageo's Dividend History. How were Diageo's earnings last quarter? Diageo plc (LON:DGE) issued its earnings results on Thursday, July, 26th. The company reported $118.60 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $116.50 by $2.10. View Diageo's Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for DGE? 21 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Diageo's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,100 to GBX 3,250. On average, they anticipate Diageo's stock price to reach GBX 2,860 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Diageo. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Diageo? 21 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Diageo in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Diageo. Has Diageo been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about DGE stock has trended somewhat positive on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Diageo earned a news sentiment score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Diageo's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Diageo include BF-B (BF-B), Castle Brands (ROX), Diageo (DGEAF), Diamond Estates Wines & Spirit (DWS), HEICO (BF-A), Majestic Wine (WINE) and South Beach Spirits (SBES). Who are Diageo's key executives? Diageo's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Ivan M. Menezes, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 59)Ms. Kathryn A. Mikells, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 52)Ms. Yvonne Harrison, Corp. Information OfficerMs. Sharon Rolston, Group Controller & Head of Investor RelationsMs. Siobhan Moriarty, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 56) How do I buy shares of Diageo? Shares of DGE 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 Diageo's stock price today? One share of DGE stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,853. What is Diageo's official website? The official website for Diageo is http://www.diageo.com/en-row/Pages/default.aspx. How can I contact Diageo? Diageo's mailing address is Lakeside Drive, Park Royal, LONDON, NW10 7HQ, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-89786000. MarketBeat Community Rating for Diageo (LON DGE)Community Ranking: 2.9 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,093 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 803 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,896MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Diageo and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DGE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DGE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why do company’s buyback their stock?