Dignity Plc Company Profile (LON:DTY)

About Dignity Plc

Dignity Plc logoDignity plc is a United Kingdom-based provider of funeral related services in the United Kingdom. The Company operates through three segments: funeral services, crematoria and pre-arranged funeral plans. The Company's funeral services relate to the provision of funerals and ancillary items, such as memorials and floral tributes. The Company's crematoria services relate to cremation services and the sale of memorials and burial plots at the Company operated crematoria and cemeteries. The Company's pre-arranged funeral plans include the sale of funerals in advance to customers wishing to make their own funeral arrangements, and the marketing and administration costs associated with the sales. The Company operates a network of approximately 720 funeral locations throughout the United Kingdom trading under established local trading names. The Company operates approximately 40 crematoria in England and Scotland. The Company's number of active funeral plans is approximately 374,000.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: DTY
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $35.23
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $2714.16
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $2523.23
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.10
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $1.30B
  • Outstanding Shares: 49,500,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Dignity Plc (LON:DTY) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.17)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,669

Analysts' Ratings History for Dignity Plc (LON:DTY)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/28/2016Beaufort SecuritiesDowngradeHoldView Rating Details
7/27/2016InvestecBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 2,550 -> GBX 2,795View Rating Details
7/27/2016Peel HuntBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 2,000 -> GBX 2,400View Rating Details
7/27/2016Panmure GordonDowngradeHoldGBX 2,750View Rating Details
7/1/2016Berenberg BankUpgradeBuyGBX 2,400 -> GBX 2,825View Rating Details
3/3/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,575View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Dignity Plc (LON:DTY)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings Estimates for Dignity Plc (LON:DTY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $45.05 EPS


Dividend History for Dignity Plc (LON:DTY)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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

Insider Trading History for Dignity Plc (LON:DTY)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)


Latest Headlines for Dignity Plc (LON:DTY)
breakingfinancenews.com logoDignity PLC (LON:DTY) price target held steady at 2,750GBX as issued in a report today by Panmure Gordon (LON:DTY)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 27 at 10:24 PM
News IconPretax profit declines despite large rise in full-year turnover for NY-listed group (LON:DTY)
www.ad-hoc-news.de - July 27 at 4:49 PM
rttnews.com logoDignity Plc H1 Profit Decreases; Full Year Expectations Remain Unchanged (LON:DTY)
www.rttnews.com - July 27 at 4:49 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoPeel Hunt recorded (LON:DTY) Dignity PLC, bumping up its price target to 2,400GBX earlier today (LON:DTY)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 27 at 4:49 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHalf Year 2016 Dignity PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open (LON:DTY)
biz.yahoo.com - July 27 at 7:07 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoBerenberg disclosed (LON:DTY) Dignity PLC, maintaining its target price to GBX2,825 today (LON:DTY)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 4 at 9:33 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoDignity PLC (LON:DTY) target price raised to GBX2,825 as covered today by Berenberg (LON:DTY)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 1 at 4:44 PM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:DTY) : June 27, 2016 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - June 27 at 4:08 PM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DTY-GB : June 24, 2016 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - June 24 at 4:42 AM
News IconDignity (LON:DTY) Analyst Target Changes - Share Trading News (LON:DTY)
www.sharetrading.news - May 26 at 10:06 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Dignity Plc : May 19, 2016 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - May 18 at 10:26 PM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DTY-GB : May 17, 2016 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - May 17 at 4:36 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoFewer deaths make for lower revenue at Dignity (LON:DTY)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 3:35 AM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DTY-GB : May 2, 2016 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - May 2 at 4:44 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Funeral business reaps profits as UK death rate soars (LON:DTY)
www.ft.com - April 12 at 5:22 AM
News IconDignity (LON:DTY) Broker Updates - Share Trading News (LON:DTY)
www.sharetrading.news - April 9 at 2:17 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Dignity Plc : March 29, 2016 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - March 29 at 5:24 PM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc :DTY-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2015 By the Numbers (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - March 24 at 1:13 AM
News IconMorning Shares Trades Of Dignity (LON:DTY) - Share Trading News (LON:DTY)
www.sharetrading.news - March 19 at 2:42 PM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DTY-GB : March 17, 2016 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - March 17 at 4:33 AM
News IconIs Major Move Coming For Fairfx Group PLC After This Gap Up? (LON:DTY)
leadercall.com - March 6 at 2:42 PM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DTY-GB : March 4, 2016 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - March 4 at 4:37 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoIncrease in UK deaths in 2015 lifts profit at funeral firm (LON:DTY)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 2 at 11:42 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Dignity profit rises on higher death rate (LON:DTY)
www.ft.com - March 2 at 8:23 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2015 Dignity PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open (LON:DTY)
biz.yahoo.com - March 2 at 7:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGood year for deaths drives profit rise for British funeral firm (LON:DTY)
finance.yahoo.com - March 2 at 6:58 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoDignity grows as death rate rises (LON:DTY)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 2 at 6:02 AM
News IconAnalyst Coverage Updates - Dignity (LON:DTY) - Risers & Fallers (LON:DTY)
www.risersandfallers.com - February 22 at 2:36 PM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 18, 2016 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - February 18 at 4:32 AM
News IconWeekly Broker Update - Dignity (LON:DTY) - Risers & Fallers (LON:DTY)
www.risersandfallers.com - February 8 at 12:50 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Age UK earning millions from energy, insurance and funeral deals (LON:DTY)
www.ft.com - February 4 at 1:29 PM
News IconDignity (LON:DTY) Recent Analyst Updates - Risers & Fallers (LON:DTY)
www.risersandfallers.com - January 25 at 11:25 AM
News IconDignity PLC (LON:DTY) Stock Rating Reiterated by Analysts at Berenberg; The ... - OctaFinance.com (LON:DTY)
www.octafinance.com - January 17 at 11:01 AM
News IconAnalysts At Berenberg Retained Dignity PLC (LON:DTY) As Hold - Risers & Fallers (LON:DTY)
www.risersandfallers.com - January 16 at 7:34 PM
trustnet.com logoBroker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Dignity PLC (LON:DTY)
www.trustnet.com - January 16 at 7:34 PM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : January 12, 2016 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - January 12 at 4:31 AM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : December 11, 2015 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - December 11 at 4:33 AM
noodls.com logoathenahealth Selected to Power Population Health Initiatives for Dignity Health (LON:DTY)
www.noodls.com - November 24 at 8:33 AM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:DTY) : November 20, 2015 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - November 20 at 2:05 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoQuestor share tip: One of the UKs best performing shares might just surprise you (LON:DTY)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 12:09 PM
noodls.com logoDirector/PDMR Shareholding (14 Oct 2015) (LON:DTY)
www.noodls.com - October 19 at 12:01 PM
noodls.com logoTenet, Dignity Health and Ascension Form Joint Venture to Own and Operate Carondelet Health Network in Arizona (LON:DTY)
www.noodls.com - September 1 at 9:23 AM


Last Updated on 8/25/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff