LON:DTY - Dignity Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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GBX 1,021 +7.64 (+0.75 %)
(As of 09/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,013.36
Today's RangeGBX 1,008.10 - GBX 1,026
52-Week RangeGBX 734.92 - GBX 2,777
Volume58,689 shs
Average Volume574,863 shs
Market Capitalization£499.99 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
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 29, 2017, it owned 826 funeral locations and operated 45 crematoria in the United Kingdom. Dignity plc was founded in 1812 and is headquartered in Sutton Coldfield, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange LON
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
Market Cap£499.99 million

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 announced a dividend on Wednesday, August 1st. Investors of record on Thursday, September 20th will be given a dividend of GBX 8.64 per share on Friday, October 26th. This represents a yield of 0.8%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 20th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Dignity's Dividend History.

How were Dignity's earnings last quarter?

Dignity Plc (LON:DTY) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, March, 14th. The company reported $128.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $124.40 by $3.90. The business earned $324 million during 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 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Dignity's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 950 to GBX 2,500. On average, they anticipate Dignity's share price to reach GBX 1,566.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 53.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Dignity.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Dignity?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Dignity in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." 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, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Stephen Lee Whittern, Fin. Director & Director (Age 43)
  • Mr. Richard Harry Portman, Corp. Services Director, Company Sec. & Director (Age 56)
  • Debbie Ginn, Head of Corp. Devel. ? Funerals and Head of Internal Audit
  • Alan Lathbury, Bus. Devel. Director

Has Dignity been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about DTY stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Dignity earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Dignity.

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 1,021.

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 (LON DTY)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  184 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  232 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  416
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.
This page was last updated on 9/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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