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Volume2.34 million shs
Average Volume4.52 million shs
Market Capitalization£65.04 billion
P/E Ratio21.77
Dividend Yield2.55%
BetaN/A

Competitors

Diageo (LON:DGE) Vs. BATS, ULVR, 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 British American Tobacco Plc Ads (BATS), Unilever (ULVR), Tesco (TSCO), Imperial Brands (IMB), Coca Cola HBC (CCH), and Tate & Lyle (TATE).

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
British American Tobacco Plc AdsN/AN/AN/A
DiageoN/AN/AN/A

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for British American Tobacco Plc Ads and Diageo, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
British American Tobacco Plc Ads111302.80
Diageo37802.28

British American Tobacco Plc Ads currently has a consensus price target of GBX 3,655, indicating a potential upside of 26.03%. Diageo has a consensus price target of GBX 2,949.41, indicating a potential upside of 6.00%. Given British American Tobacco Plc Ads' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe British American Tobacco Plc Ads is more favorable than Diageo.

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
British American Tobacco Plc Ads£25.88 billion2.57N/AGBX 24911.65
Diageo£13.16 billion4.94N/AGBX 127.8021.77

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

Dividends

British American Tobacco Plc Ads pays an annual dividend of GBX 210 per share and has a dividend yield of 7.2%. Diageo pays an annual dividend of GBX 70 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. British American Tobacco Plc Ads pays out 84.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Diageo pays out 54.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

Summary

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

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

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

Analyst Recommendations

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Unilever23602.36
Diageo37802.28

Unilever presently has a consensus target price of GBX 4,520.45, indicating a potential upside of 5.54%. Diageo has a consensus target price of GBX 2,949.41, indicating a potential upside of 6.00%. Given Diageo's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Diageo is more favorable than Unilever.

Dividends

Unilever pays an annual dividend of GBX 145 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Diageo pays an annual dividend of GBX 70 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Unilever pays out 57.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Diageo pays out 54.8% 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.

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
UnileverN/AN/AN/AGBX 252.7016.95
Diageo£13.16 billion4.94N/AGBX 127.8021.77

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

Summary

Diageo beats Unilever on 5 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Tesco£64.76 billion0.33N/AGBX 9.9021.72
Diageo£13.16 billion4.94N/AGBX 127.8021.77

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

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings for Tesco and Diageo, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Tesco011402.93
Diageo37802.28

Tesco presently has a consensus target price of GBX 282.92, indicating a potential upside of 31.59%. Diageo has a consensus target price of GBX 2,949.41, indicating a potential upside of 6.00%. Given Tesco's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Tesco is more favorable than Diageo.

Dividends

Tesco pays an annual dividend of GBX 9 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.2%. Diageo pays an annual dividend of GBX 70 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Tesco pays out 90.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Diageo pays out 54.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend.

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 better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, dividends and analyst recommendations.

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

Dividends

Diageo pays an annual dividend of GBX 70 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Imperial Brands pays an annual dividend of GBX 83 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.9%. Diageo pays out 54.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Imperial Brands pays out 92.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Diageo and Imperial Brands, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Diageo37802.28
Imperial Brands14702.50

Diageo currently has a consensus price target of GBX 2,949.41, indicating a potential upside of 6.00%. Imperial Brands has a consensus price target of GBX 1,858.45, indicating a potential upside of 32.09%. Given Imperial Brands' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Imperial Brands is more favorable than Diageo.

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Diageo£13.16 billion4.94N/AGBX 127.8021.77
Imperial Brands£16.34 billion0.82N/AGBX 90.2015.60

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.

Summary

Diageo beats Imperial Brands 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 superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Analyst Recommendations

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Coca Cola HBC01802.89
Diageo37802.28

Coca Cola HBC presently has a consensus target price of GBX 2,433.89, suggesting a potential upside of 17.47%. Diageo has a consensus target price of GBX 2,949.41, suggesting a potential upside of 6.00%. Given Coca Cola HBC's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Coca Cola HBC is more favorable than Diageo.

Dividends

Coca Cola HBC pays an annual dividend of GBX 56 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.7%. Diageo pays an annual dividend of GBX 70 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Coca Cola HBC pays out 39.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Diageo pays out 54.8% 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. Coca Cola HBC is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

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

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Coca Cola HBCN/AN/AN/AGBX 143.3014.46
Diageo£13.16 billion4.94N/AGBX 127.8021.77

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 7 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

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£2.88 billion1.04N/AGBX 52.1012.32
Diageo£13.16 billion4.94N/AGBX 127.8021.77

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.

Dividends

Tate & Lyle pays an annual dividend of GBX 30 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.7%. Diageo pays an annual dividend of GBX 70 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Tate & Lyle pays out 57.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Diageo pays out 54.8% 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.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Tate & Lyle and Diageo, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Tate & Lyle16502.33
Diageo37802.28

Tate & Lyle presently has a consensus target price of GBX 708.13, suggesting a potential upside of 10.33%. Diageo has a consensus target price of GBX 2,949.41, suggesting a potential upside of 6.00%. Given Tate & Lyle's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Tate & Lyle is more favorable than Diageo.

Summary

Diageo beats Tate & Lyle on 6 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
British American Tobacco Plc Ads logo
BATS
British American Tobacco Plc Ads
2.1$2,900.00+0.8%£66.03 billion£25.88 billion11.65
Unilever logo
ULVR
Unilever
2.0$4,283.00+2.1%£49.46 billionN/A16.95
Tesco logo
TSCO
Tesco
2.4$215.00+0.1%£21.04 billion£64.76 billion21.72
Imperial Brands logo
IMB
Imperial Brands
2.0$1,407.00+0.5%£13.32 billion£16.34 billion15.60
Coca Cola HBC logo
CCH
Coca Cola HBC
2.3$2,072.00+2.0%£7.31 billionN/A14.46
Tate & Lyle logo
TATE
Tate & Lyle
1.8$641.80+2.2%£3.01 billion£2.88 billion12.32
Fevertree Drinks logo
FEVR
Fevertree Drinks
1.2$2,418.00+2.1%£2.81 billion£260.50 million48.07Analyst Report
Britvic logo
BVIC
Britvic
1.5$787.00+0.8%£2.08 billion£1.47 billion24.75
Hilton Food Group logo
HFG
Hilton Food Group
1.3$1,214.00+1.2%£992.15 million£1.81 billion30.27
Dairy Crest Group logo
DCG
Dairy Crest Group
0.9N/AN/A£958.60 million£461.60 million22.08High Trading Volume
PZ Cussons logo
PZC
PZ Cussons
1.6$185.00+0.4%£796.57 million£679.90 million21.02
Greencore Group logo
GNC
Greencore Group
2.6$119.80+0.5%£531.81 million£1.46 billion8.32
A.G. Barr logo
BAG
A.G. Barr
1.6$459.00+0.7%£517.57 million£255.70 million17.32
Bakkavor Group logo
BAKK
Bakkavor Group
2.0$69.90+7.4%£403.28 million£1.89 billion11.10High Trading Volume
TOT
Total Produce
1.1$101.50+0.0%£394.35 millionN/A5.83Heavy News Reporting
Hotel Chocolat Group logo
HOTC
Hotel Chocolat Group
1.5$300.00+1.7%£388.96 million£143.48 million26.09
Majestic Wine logo
WINE
Majestic Wine
1.2$390.50+2.0%£284.58 million£202.91 million35.83
AEP
Anglo-Eastern Plantations
0.9$486.00+4.1%£192.24 million£219.14 million11.97Heavy News Reporting
Kerry Group logo
KYGA
Kerry Group
0.8$107.70+0.0%£188.17 million£7.24 billion33.67
PureCircle logo
PURE
PureCircle
0.7$99.50+0.0%£183.53 million£121.14 million-2.78
CCEP
Coca-Cola European Partners
1.4$34.85+3.9%£150.78 million£12.02 billion15.02High Trading Volume
Tribal Group logo
TRB
Tribal Group
0.8$57.50+0.0%£113.05 million£78.21 million-38.33
Carr's Group logo
CARR
Carr's Group
1.8$106.00+0.5%£98.47 million£397.65 million7.68High Trading Volume
ACRL
Accrol Group
0.9$43.00+1.2%£83.96 million£126.59 million-12.29
CBOX
Cake Box
1.7$162.50+2.2%£65.40 million£18.74 million21.10High Trading Volume
W7L
Warpaint London
1.1$71.00+0.0%£54.49 million£49.28 million39.44
FIH
FIH Group
0.6$315.00+1.6%£43.77 million£44.60 million-8.33
WEY
Wey Education
0.5$23.40+0.9%£32.13 million£7.22 million78.00
GLB
Glanbia
1.0$10.13+2.9%£30.88 million£3.88 billion16.63
GUS
Gusbourne
0.4$62.50+1.6%£25.75 million£1.65 million-10.96
BAR
Brand Architekts Group
1.3$117.50+0.0%£20.99 million£17.79 million2.17High Trading Volume
WBI
Woodbois
0.6$3.25+0.0%£16.38 million£19.46 million-2.50High Trading Volume
GFHG
Grand Fortune High Grade
0.6$6.75+0.0%£10.80 million£12,472.00-22.50High Trading Volume
OBOR
STARCREST ED TH/SH SH
0.5$42.00+0.0%£9.06 millionN/A-0.08High Trading Volume
Dekeloil Public logo
DKL
Dekeloil Public
0.6$2.05+2.4%£8.91 millionN/A-4.10
DIS
Distil
0.8$1.23+0.0%£5.52 million£2.44 million15.50
UKR
Ukrproduct Group
0.8$5.98+0.0%£2.37 million£49.96 million1.17
AAAP
Anglo African Agriculture
0.5$4.60+3.3%£999,000.00£1.82 million-3.07High Trading Volume
MLVN
Malvern International
0.6$0.16+12.3%£478,000.00£8.23 million-0.27High Trading Volume
WALG
Walcom Group
0.5$0.20+0.0%£207,000.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
Conviviality logo
CVR
Conviviality
0.6$114.80+100.0%£0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
CRAW
Crawshaw Group
0.6$2.00+100.0%£0.00N/A0.00High Trading Volume
Tate & Lyle PLC 6.5% Preferred Shares logo
BD15
Tate & Lyle PLC 6.5% Preferred Shares
1.2$102.00+0.0%£0.00£2.88 billion1.96
This page was last updated on 7/14/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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