LON:DTY - Dignity Stock Price, Price Target & More

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GBX 1,255 -24.00 (-1.88 %)
(As of 05/24/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,255
Today's RangeGBX 1,252 - GBX 1,293
52-Week RangeGBX 734.92 - GBX 2,777
Volume241,150 shs
Average Volume574,863 shs
Market Capitalization£499.99 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Dignity (LON:DTY)

Dignity logoDignity plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides funeral services in the United Kingdom. It operates in three segments: Funeral Services, Crematoria, and Pre?arranged Funeral Plans. The Funeral Services segment provides funerals and ancillary items, such as memorials and floral tributes. The Crematoria segment offers cremation services, as well as sells memorials and burial plots at the company operated crematoria and cemeteries. The Pre?arranged Funeral Plans segment sells funerals in advance to customers wishing to make their own funeral arrangements. As of December 30, 2016, it owned 792 funeral locations and operated 44 crematoria in the United Kingdom. The company was founded in 1812 and is headquartered in Sutton Coldfield, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Personal Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Cyclical
SymbolLON:DTY
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-121-3541557

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 / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins21.26%
Return on Equity593.43%
Return on Assets9.95%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares49,930,000

Dignity (LON:DTY) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dignity's stock symbol?

Dignity trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "DTY."

How often does Dignity pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Dignity?

Dignity declared a dividend on Wednesday, March 14th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 17th will be paid a dividend of GBX 15.74 per share on Friday, June 29th. This represents a yield of 1.57%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 17th. This is an increase from Dignity's previous dividend of $8.64. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Dignity's Dividend History.

How were Dignity's earnings last quarter?

Dignity plc (LON:DTY) released its earnings results on Wednesday, March, 14th. The company reported $128.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $124.40 by $3.90. The business had revenue of $324 million for the quarter. Dignity had a net margin of 21.26% and a return on equity of 593.43%. View Dignity's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for DTY?

3 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Dignity's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 1,100 to GBX 2,500. On average, they anticipate Dignity's stock price to reach GBX 1,616.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Dignity.

Who are some of Dignity's key competitors?

Who are Dignity's key executives?

Dignity's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael Kinloch McCollum FCA, Chief Exec. Officer and Exec. Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Stephen Lee Whittern, Fin. Director and Director (Age 43)
  • Mr. Andrew Richard Davies, Operations Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Richard Harry Portman FCA, Corp. Services Director, Company Sec. and Director (Age 56)
  • Debbie Ginn, Head of Corp. Devel. ? Funerals and Head of Internal Audit

Has Dignity been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about DTY stock has been trending positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Dignity earned a media sentiment score of 0.42 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 45.30 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

How do I buy shares of Dignity?

Shares of DTY 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 Dignity's stock price today?

One share of DTY stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,255.

How big of a company is Dignity?

Dignity has a market capitalization of £499.99 million.

How can I contact Dignity?

Dignity's mailing address is 4 King Edwards Court King Edwards Square, SUTTON COLDFIELD, B73 6AP, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-121-3541557.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Dignity (DTY)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  153 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  207 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  360
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Dignity and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DTY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DTY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Dignity (LON:DTY) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
3 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Dignity in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 1,616.67The high price target for DTY is GBX 2,500 and the low price target for DTY is GBX 1,100. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.002.002.002.00
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,616.67GBX 2,416.67GBX 2,416.67GBX 2,416.67

Dignity (LON:DTY) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Dignity (LON:DTY)

Dignity (LON:DTY) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/22/2018Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,050 ➝ GBX 1,250View Rating Details
5/14/2018Peel HuntBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 950 ➝ GBX 1,100View Rating Details
3/15/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
11/8/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
11/7/2016InvestecReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,795View Rating Details
11/7/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,750View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/24/2016 forward)

Earnings

Dignity (LON:DTY) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Dignity (LON:DTY)

Dignity (LON DTY) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/14/2018Y 2017GBX 124.40GBX 128.30£324 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dignity (LON:DTY) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/14/2018GBX 15.741.57%5/17/20185/17/20186/29/2018
8/2/2017GBX 8.640.36%9/21/20179/21/201710/27/2017
3/8/2017GBX 15.740.69%5/18/20175/18/20176/30/2017
7/27/2016GBX 7.850.29%9/22/20169/22/201610/28/2016
3/2/2016GBX 14.310.59%5/19/20165/19/20166/24/2016
7/29/2015GBX 7.140.29%9/24/20159/24/201510/30/2015
3/4/2015GBX 13.010.67%5/28/20155/28/20156/26/2015
10/14/2014GBX 12011/3/201411/3/201411/18/2014
7/30/2014GBX 6.490.49%9/24/20149/24/201410/31/2014
3/5/2014GBX 11.830.78%5/21/20145/21/20146/27/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Dignity (LON DTY) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trading History for Dignity (LON:DTY)

Dignity (LON DTY) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
3/14/2018Mike McCollumInsiderBuy35,178GBX 990£348,262.20
9/29/2017Andrew DaviesInsiderSell65,000GBX 2,241£1,456,650
8/3/2017Andrew DaviesInsiderSell4,000GBX 2,534£101,360
8/2/2017Andrew DaviesInsiderSell12,500GBX 2,568£321,000
6/12/2017Mary McNamaraInsiderBuy1,000GBX 2,404£24,040
5/15/2017Richard PortmanInsiderSell40,000GBX 2,700£1,080,000
4/12/2017Richard PortmanInsiderSell21,249GBX 2,450£520,600.50
4/5/2017Mike McCollumInsiderSell43,999GBX 2,404£1,057,735.96
4/4/2017Richard PortmanInsiderSell2,280GBX 2,419£55,153.20
12/9/2016Richard PortmanInsiderSell612GBX 2,382£14,577.84
8/5/2016Davies,AndrewInsiderSell32,405GBX 2,641£855,816.05
6/16/2016McCollum,MikeInsiderSell57,050GBX 2,280£1,300,740
3/9/2016Portman,RichardInsiderSell1,350GBX 2,324£31,374
10/14/2015Blackwood,DavidInsiderBuy2,189GBX 2,227£48,749.03
8/5/2015Portman,RichardInsiderSell31,907GBX 244£77,853.08
7/30/2015Davies,AndrewInsiderSell39,884GBX 24£9,572.16
6/19/2015Whittern,SteveInsiderSell31,907GBX 19.70£6,285.68
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Dignity (LON DTY) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Dignity (DTY) Price Target Increased to GBX 1,250 by Analysts at Berenberg BankDignity (DTY) Price Target Increased to GBX 1,250 by Analysts at Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 9:48 AM
Dignity turnaround still in 'early days', warns bossDignity turnaround still in 'early days', warns boss
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 14 at 11:01 AM
Peel Hunt Increases Dignity (DTY) Price Target to GBX 1,100Peel Hunt Increases Dignity (DTY) Price Target to GBX 1,100
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 6:56 AM
Dignity plc (DTY) Raises Dividend to GBX 15.74 Per ShareDignity plc (DTY) Raises Dividend to GBX 15.74 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 8:49 AM
Why becoming a contrarian investor could be your ticket to financial independenceWhy becoming a contrarian investor could be your ticket to financial independence
www.fool.co.uk - April 22 at 9:43 AM
[$$] Dignity revives as customers plump for premium funerals[$$] Dignity revives as customers plump for premium funerals
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 10:04 AM
Shares in funeral provider Dignity soar as number of deaths increase in first quarterShares in funeral provider Dignity soar as number of deaths increase in first quarter
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 10:04 AM
Dignity revived as bereaved clients opt for fancy funeralsDignity revived as bereaved clients opt for fancy funerals
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 10:04 AM
Dignity (DTY) Given "Hold" Rating at Peel HuntDignity (DTY) Given "Hold" Rating at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 7:26 AM
Dignity (DTY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel HuntDignity (DTY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 12:53 PM
Dignitys (DTY) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Berenberg BankDignity's (DTY) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 9:58 PM
Numis Securities Reaffirms Hold Rating for Dignity (DTY)Numis Securities Reaffirms Hold Rating for Dignity (DTY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 12:04 PM
Dignity (DTY) Receives Hold Rating from Peel HuntDignity (DTY) Receives Hold Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 9:04 AM
Is Dignity plc’s (LON:DTY) Balance Sheet Strong Enough To Weather A Storm?Is Dignity plc’s (LON:DTY) Balance Sheet Strong Enough To Weather A Storm?
finance.yahoo.com - March 30 at 10:09 AM
Dignity (DTY) Given "Hold" Rating at Numis SecuritiesDignity (DTY) Given "Hold" Rating at Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 11:30 AM
DTY. despite the la-DTY. despite the la-
www.lse.co.uk - March 25 at 10:21 AM
Edited Transcript of DTY.L earnings conference call or presentation 14-Mar-18 9:00am GMTEdited Transcript of DTY.L earnings conference call or presentation 14-Mar-18 9:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - March 18 at 9:56 AM
Edited Transcript of DTY.L earnings conference call or presentation 14-Mar-18 2:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of DTY.L earnings conference call or presentation 14-Mar-18 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - March 18 at 9:56 AM
Dignitys (DTY) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Peel HuntDignity's (DTY) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 17 at 10:34 PM
Dignitys (DTY) Hold Rating Reiterated at Berenberg BankDignity's (DTY) Hold Rating Reiterated at Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 17 at 10:54 AM
Dignity (DTY) Earns Hold Rating from Numis SecuritiesDignity (DTY) Earns Hold Rating from Numis Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 15 at 5:04 PM
Dignity Plc (DTY) Insider Mike McCollum Acquires 35,178 SharesDignity Plc (DTY) Insider Mike McCollum Acquires 35,178 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 15 at 1:26 PM
Funeral Firm Resurrected as Brits Choose Full-Price ServicesFuneral Firm Resurrected as Brits Choose Full-Price Services
finance.yahoo.com - March 14 at 11:15 AM
[$$] Dignity shares jump 15% on funerals revamp[$$] Dignity shares jump 15% on funerals revamp
finance.yahoo.com - March 14 at 11:15 AM
[$$] Fast Europe Open: Germany inflation, eurozone industrial production[$$] Fast Europe Open: Germany inflation, eurozone industrial production
finance.yahoo.com - March 14 at 11:15 AM
Dignity Rises From the Dead as Brits Choose Full-Price FuneralsDignity Rises From the Dead as Brits Choose Full-Price Funerals
finance.yahoo.com - March 14 at 11:15 AM
Dignity (DTY) Issues Quarterly  Earnings ResultsDignity (DTY) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 8:44 AM
[$$] Transcript of interview with Petro Poroshenko[$$] Transcript of interview with Petro Poroshenko
finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 10:00 AM
Is this Neil Woodford stock poised to turnaround along with Dignity plc?Is this Neil Woodford stock poised to turnaround along with Dignity plc?
www.fool.co.uk - March 2 at 9:54 AM
Is Dignity plc (LON:DTY) Expensive For A Reason? A Look At The Intrinsic ValueIs Dignity plc (LON:DTY) Expensive For A Reason? A Look At The Intrinsic Value
finance.yahoo.com - February 21 at 10:28 AM
Can Saga plc and Dignity plc help you to a happy retirement?Can Saga plc and Dignity plc help you to a happy retirement?
www.fool.co.uk - February 14 at 4:27 PM
Should You Buy Dignity plc (LON:DTY) For Its Dividend?Should You Buy Dignity plc (LON:DTY) For Its Dividend?
finance.yahoo.com - January 25 at 8:45 AM
Dignitys (DTY) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Peel HuntDignity's (DTY) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 19 at 6:10 AM
Dignity Plcs (DTY) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Dignity Plc's (DTY) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 19 at 2:58 PM
Berenberg Bank Lowers Dignity Plc (DTY) to HoldBerenberg Bank Lowers Dignity Plc (DTY) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 19 at 10:00 AM
Dignity Plc (DTY) Receives Hold Rating from Numis Securities LtdDignity Plc (DTY) Receives Hold Rating from Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 14 at 9:48 AM
Dignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DTY-GB : November 14, 2017Dignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DTY-GB : November 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 4:44 AM
UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Nov 13UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Nov 13
www.nasdaq.com - November 13 at 11:57 AM
Unilever plc isn’t the only ‘expensive’ stock I’d consider buying todayUnilever plc isn’t the only ‘expensive’ stock I’d consider buying today
www.msn.com - November 13 at 11:57 AM
Dignity Plc: Q3 Results In Line With Boards View; FY Expectations UnchangedDignity Plc: Q3 Results In Line With Board's View; FY Expectations Unchanged
www.rttnews.com - November 13 at 11:57 AM
Fewer Deaths Might Not Be Good News If You Own a Funeral StockFewer Deaths Might Not Be Good News If You Own a Funeral Stock
finance.yahoo.com - November 13 at 11:57 AM
Is Dignity plc (LSE:DTY) Worth £24.6 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?Is Dignity plc (LSE:DTY) Worth £24.6 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?
finance.yahoo.com - November 6 at 7:29 PM
Dignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DTY-GB : October 17, 2017Dignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DTY-GB : October 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 4:45 AM
Dignity Plc (DTY) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesDignity Plc (DTY) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 15 at 6:44 AM
Dignity Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:DTY) : October 9, 2017Dignity Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:DTY) : October 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 9 at 6:25 PM
Dignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DTY-GB : October 6, 2017Dignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DTY-GB : October 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 6:23 PM
Insider Selling: Dignity Plc (DTY) Insider Sells 65,000 Shares of StockInsider Selling: Dignity Plc (DTY) Insider Sells 65,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 29 at 1:32 PM
Dignity Plc (DTY) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsDignity Plc (DTY) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 8:50 AM
Dignity Plc (DTY) to Issue GBX 8.64 DividendDignity Plc (DTY) to Issue GBX 8.64 Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 10:22 AM
Dignity Plc (DTY) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsDignity Plc (DTY) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 8:44 AM

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