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Diageo Competitors

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Volume3.01 million shs
Average Volume2.71 million shs
Market Capitalization£74.48 billion
P/E Ratio66.31
Dividend Yield2.29%
BetaN/A

Competitors

Diageo (LON:DGE) Vs. ULVR, BATS, TSCO, IMB, CCH, and TATE

Should you be buying DGE stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sector of "consumer defensive" are considered alternatives and competitors to Diageo, including Unilever (ULVR), British American Tobacco (BATS), Tesco (TSCO), Imperial Brands (IMB), Coca-Cola HBC (CCH), and Tate & Lyle (TATE).

Unilever (LON:ULVR) and Diageo (LON:DGE) are both large-cap consumer defensive companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Unilever and Diageo, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Unilever32702.33
Diageo141402.68

Unilever presently has a consensus target price of GBX 4,544.55, indicating a potential upside of 10.01%. Diageo has a consensus target price of GBX 3,288.24, indicating a potential upside of 3.31%. Given Unilever's higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Unilever is more favorable than Diageo.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Unilever and Diageo's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Unilever£59.69 billion1.82N/AGBX 249.5016.56
Diageo£11.43 billion6.52N/AGBX 4866.31

Unilever is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Diageo, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Unilever and Diageo's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
UnileverN/AN/AN/A
DiageoN/AN/AN/A

Dividends

Unilever pays an annual dividend of GBX 1.63 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Diageo pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.70 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Unilever pays out 0.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Diageo pays out 1.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Unilever is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

Unilever beats Diageo on 5 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Diageo (LON:DGE) and British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) are both large-cap consumer defensive companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, earnings, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for Diageo and British American Tobacco, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Diageo141402.68
British American Tobacco011002.91

Diageo presently has a consensus price target of GBX 3,288.24, indicating a potential upside of 3.31%. British American Tobacco has a consensus price target of GBX 3,570.67, indicating a potential upside of 28.16%. Given British American Tobacco's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe British American Tobacco is more favorable than Diageo.

Profitability

This table compares Diageo and British American Tobacco's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
DiageoN/AN/AN/A
British American TobaccoN/AN/AN/A

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Diageo and British American Tobacco's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Diageo£11.43 billion6.52N/AGBX 4866.31
British American Tobacco£25.78 billion2.48N/AGBX 278.909.99

British American Tobacco is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Diageo, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Diageo pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.70 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. British American Tobacco pays an annual dividend of GBX 2.10 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Diageo pays out 1.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. British American Tobacco pays out 0.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. British American Tobacco is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

British American Tobacco beats Diageo on 6 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Diageo (LON:DGE) and Tesco (LON:TSCO) are both large-cap consumer defensive companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk and institutional ownership.

Profitability

This table compares Diageo and Tesco's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
DiageoN/AN/AN/A
TescoN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for Diageo and Tesco, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Diageo141402.68
Tesco01802.89

Diageo currently has a consensus price target of GBX 3,288.24, indicating a potential upside of 3.31%. Tesco has a consensus price target of GBX 281.57, indicating a potential upside of 20.12%. Given Tesco's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Tesco is more favorable than Diageo.

Dividends

Diageo pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.70 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Tesco pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.12 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Diageo pays out 1.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Tesco pays out 0.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Tesco is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Diageo and Tesco's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Diageo£11.43 billion6.52N/AGBX 4866.31
Tesco£64.97 billion0.28N/AGBX 14.3016.39

Tesco is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Diageo, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Tesco beats Diageo on 5 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Diageo (LON:DGE) and Imperial Brands (LON:IMB) are both large-cap consumer defensive companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, profitability, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Diageo and Imperial Brands' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Diageo£11.43 billion6.52N/AGBX 4866.31
Imperial Brands£16.60 billion0.88N/AGBX 158.109.75

Imperial Brands is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Diageo, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Diageo pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.70 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Imperial Brands pays an annual dividend of GBX 1.86 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Diageo pays out 1.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Imperial Brands pays out 1.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Imperial Brands is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Profitability

This table compares Diageo and Imperial Brands' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
DiageoN/AN/AN/A
Imperial BrandsN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Diageo and Imperial Brands, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Diageo141402.68
Imperial Brands12802.64

Diageo currently has a consensus price target of GBX 3,288.24, indicating a potential upside of 3.31%. Imperial Brands has a consensus price target of GBX 1,937.11, indicating a potential upside of 25.62%. Given Imperial Brands' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Imperial Brands is more favorable than Diageo.

Summary

Imperial Brands beats Diageo on 5 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Coca-Cola HBC (LON:CCH) and Diageo (LON:DGE) are both consumer defensive companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares Coca-Cola HBC and Diageo's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Coca-Cola HBCN/AN/AN/A
DiageoN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Coca-Cola HBC and Diageo, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Coca-Cola HBC01802.89
Diageo141402.68

Coca-Cola HBC currently has a consensus target price of GBX 2,504, indicating a potential upside of 3.77%. Diageo has a consensus target price of GBX 3,288.24, indicating a potential upside of 3.31%. Given Coca-Cola HBC's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Coca-Cola HBC is more favorable than Diageo.

Dividends

Coca-Cola HBC pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.62 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Diageo pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.70 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Coca-Cola HBC pays out 0.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Diageo pays out 1.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Coca-Cola HBC is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Coca-Cola HBC and Diageo's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Coca-Cola HBC£7.22 billion1.22N/AGBX 134.1017.99
Diageo£11.43 billion6.52N/AGBX 4866.31

Coca-Cola HBC is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Diageo, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Coca-Cola HBC beats Diageo on 5 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Tate & Lyle (LON:TATE) and Diageo (LON:DGE) are both consumer defensive companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Dividends

Tate & Lyle pays an annual dividend of GBX 30 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.8%. Diageo pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.70 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Tate & Lyle pays out 56.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Diageo pays out 1.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Profitability

This table compares Tate & Lyle and Diageo's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Tate & LyleN/AN/AN/A
DiageoN/AN/AN/A

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Tate & Lyle and Diageo's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Tate & Lyle£2.80 billion1.32N/AGBX 52.7014.90
Diageo£11.43 billion6.52N/AGBX 4866.31

Tate & Lyle is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Diageo, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Tate & Lyle and Diageo, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Tate & Lyle04202.33
Diageo141402.68

Tate & Lyle currently has a consensus target price of GBX 706.67, indicating a potential downside of 10.00%. Diageo has a consensus target price of GBX 3,288.24, indicating a potential upside of 3.31%. Given Diageo's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Diageo is more favorable than Tate & Lyle.

Summary

Diageo beats Tate & Lyle on 7 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.


Diageo Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Unilever logo
ULVR
Unilever
1.9$4,131.00-0.8%£108.56 billion£59.69 billion16.56
British American Tobacco logo
BATS
British American Tobacco
2.3$2,786.00-2.6%£63.93 billion£25.78 billion9.99Analyst Report
Insider Selling
News Coverage
Tesco logo
TSCO
Tesco
1.9$234.40-0.6%£18.12 billion£64.97 billion16.39Upcoming Earnings
Imperial Brands logo
IMB
Imperial Brands
2.3$1,542.00-1.2%£14.59 billion£16.60 billion9.75
Coca-Cola HBC logo
CCH
Coca-Cola HBC
1.2$2,413.00-0.2%£8.79 billion£7.22 billion17.99
Tate & Lyle logo
TATE
Tate & Lyle
1.1$785.20-0.1%£3.68 billion£2.80 billion14.90
Fevertree Drinks logo
FEVR
Fevertree Drinks
1.2$2,270.00-0.3%£2.64 billion£252.10 million63.41Analyst Report
News Coverage
Gap Up
Britvic logo
BVIC
Britvic
1.5$865.00-1.1%£2.31 billion£1.41 billion24.44
PZ Cussons logo
PZC
PZ Cussons
1.3$268.00-1.7%£1.15 billion£616.10 million297.78News Coverage
Hilton Food Group logo
HFG
Hilton Food Group
1.5$1,234.00-3.1%£1.01 billion£2.17 billion27.42Dividend Increase
Analyst Upgrade
News Coverage
Dairy Crest Group logo
DCG
Dairy Crest Group
0.9$620.50-0.0%£958.60 million£461.60 million22.08
Greencore Group logo
GNC
Greencore Group
1.0$158.50-1.6%£834.56 million£1.26 billion-60.96
Bakkavor Group logo
BAKK
Bakkavor Group
1.2$126.00-1.6%£730.08 million£1.79 billion21.72
TOT
Total Produce
0.9$170.00-0.0%£660.83 million£4.49 billion13.93Gap Down
Naked Wines logo
WINE
Naked Wines
1.0$788.00-0.6%£576.51 million£272.55 million88.54
A.G. BARR logo
BAG
A.G. BARR
1.1$509.00-0.4%£570.23 million£227 million29.59
Hotel Chocolat Group logo
HOTC
Hotel Chocolat Group
0.9$410.00-4.9%£515.22 million£146.47 million-67.21
AEP
Anglo-Eastern Plantations
1.1$616.00-0.6%£244.16 million£244.37 million8.71
Tribal Group logo
TRB
Tribal Group
1.0$105.50-0.5%£217.18 million£72.95 million34.03
CCEP
Coca-Cola European Partners
1.0$45.28-0.8%£206.13 million£10.61 billion41.54Gap Up
Kerry Group logo
KYGA
Kerry Group
0.9$111.85-0.0%£197.73 million£6.95 billion35.79News Coverage
ACRL
Accrol Group
1.2$63.00-7.9%£196.15 million£132.01 million210.00Analyst Report
News Coverage
Gap Up
PureCircle logo
PURE
PureCircle
0.7N/AN/A£183.53 million£121.14 million-2.78
Carr's Group logo
CARR
Carr's Group
1.3$139.00-6.1%£129.92 million£395.63 million13.63Upcoming Earnings
CBOX
Cake Box
0.7$252.00-0.8%£101.60 million£18.56 million33.60
WBI
Woodbois
0.9$5.60-0.9%£98.40 million£18.70 million-5.09
W7L
Warpaint London
1.0$91.08-1.6%£70.99 million£43.87 million303.60News Coverage
WEY
Wey Education
0.5$46.50-3.2%£65.03 million£8.36 million77.50High Trading Volume
Gap Down
DVRG
DeepVerge
0.3$32.25-2.3%£55.85 million£1.48 million-14.66Gap Up
DVRG
DeepVerge
0.0$32.25-2.3%£55.85 million£1.48 million-14.66Gap Up
BSD
B.S.D Crown
0.1$30.00-5.0%£40.74 millionN/A27.27Gap Up
GLB
Glanbia
0.9$12.81-0.5%£37.35 million£3.82 billion26.36News Coverage
Gap Down
BAR
Brand Architekts Group
1.1$185.00-0.0%£31.88 million£14.73 million-8.30
FIH
FIH group
0.8$240.00-16.7%£30.01 million£39.55 million-5.04News Coverage
Gap Up
GUS
Gusbourne
0.4N/AN/A£25.75 million£1.90 million-11.82
Dekel Agri-Vision logo
DKL
Dekel Agri-Vision
0.8$4.80-7.3%£25.71 million£25.61 million-6.00Gap Down
DIS
Distil
0.5$3.00-5.0%£14.31 million£3.50 million30.00High Trading Volume
News Coverage
OBOR
Starcrest Education The Belt & Road Limited (OBOR.L)
0.5$42.00-0.0%£9.06 millionN/A-0.08High Trading Volume
GFHG
Grand Fortune High Grade
0.6$2.00-37.5%£4.40 million£26.00-10.00High Trading Volume
MLVN
Malvern International
0.5$0.19-6.2%£2.47 million£5.93 million-0.07
UKR
Ukrproduct Group
0.8$5.50-0.0%£2.18 million£55.25 million2.50Gap Down
AAAP
Anglo African Agriculture
0.5$7.30-4.1%£1.54 million£1.77 million-1.40News Coverage
WALG
Walcom Group Limited (WALG.L)
0.5$0.20-0.0%£207,000.00N/A0.00
(CVR.L) logo
CVR
(CVR.L)
0.6N/AN/A£0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
Gap Up
CRAW
Crawshaw Group
0.6N/AN/A£0.00N/A0.00
Tate & Lyle plc (BD15.L) logo
BD15
Tate & Lyle plc (BD15.L)
1.2$108.50-3.2%£0.00£2.88 billion2.08News Coverage
Gap Up
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