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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: DTY
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $31.52
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $2472.67
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $2602.03
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 2,240 - GBX 2,940
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.13
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $1.25B
  • 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)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/9/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 2,825View 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
11/7/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,400View Rating Details
3/3/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,575View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Dignity Plc (LON:DTY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $114.20 EPS

Dividends

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
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

Latest Headlines for Dignity Plc (LON:DTY)
DateHeadline
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DTY-GB : February 8, 2017 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - February 8 at 4:02 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAre these the best recession-proof shares you can buy? (LON:DTY)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 2:56 AM
News IconWhat Do Analysts Think Of Dignity (LON:DTY) This Week? - NewsDen (LON:DTY)
newsden.net - January 25 at 11:01 PM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DTY-GB : January 20, 2017 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - January 20 at 4:14 AM
News IconIs Dignity plc’s (LSE:DTY) Zero-Debt All You Need To Know About Its Financial Health? (LON:DTY)
simplywall.st - January 19 at 6:12 PM
News IconDignity (LON:DTY) Receives Buy Rating From Berenberg Bank Analysts - NewsDen (LON:DTY)
newsden.net - January 19 at 3:14 AM
News IconDignity (LON:DTY) Analyst Target Prices - UK Market News (LON:DTY)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 18 at 5:13 PM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:DTY) : January 11, 2017 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - January 11 at 5:23 PM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DTY-GB : January 10, 2017 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - January 10 at 5:46 PM
publicnow.com logoVoting Rights and Capital (30 12 2016) (LON:DTY)
www.publicnow.com - December 30 at 5:15 PM
publicnow.com logoBlock listing Interim Review (30 11 2016) (LON:DTY)
www.publicnow.com - December 28 at 11:50 AM
News IconFollowing the Numbers on Shares of Dignity plc (LSE:DTY) - The Business Journal (LON:DTY)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 16 at 3:25 AM
News IconOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Dignity (LON:DTY) - UK Market News (LON:DTY)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - December 13 at 10:41 AM
News IconInvestor Notebook: Taking a Look at Shares of Dignity plc (LSE:DTY) - The Business Journal (LON:DTY)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 9 at 7:38 AM
News IconStock in Focus: Dignity plc (LSE:DTY) - The Business Journal (LON:DTY)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 8 at 10:32 PM
News IconFollowing FCF Scores for Dignity plc (LSE:DTY) - The Business Journal (LON:DTY)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 6 at 10:05 PM
News IconInvestor Focus: Watching Shares of Dignity plc (LSE:DTY) - The Business Journal (LON:DTY)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 2 at 9:16 AM
rttnews.com logoDignity 39-week Revenue Up 1% - Quick Facts (LON:DTY)
www.rttnews.com - November 8 at 3:42 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoDignity shares higher as trading beats expectations (LON:DTY)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - November 8 at 3:42 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoUS jobs data the big news, Dignity set for earnings boost (LON:DTY)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - November 4 at 3:37 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 ‘disgusting’ shares I like (LON:DTY)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 6:23 AM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DTY-GB : October 20, 2016 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - October 20 at 10:12 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Dignity Plc : August 29, 2016 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - August 29 at 3:44 PM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DTY-GB : August 26, 2016 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - August 26 at 7:31 AM
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
biz.yahoo.com logoHalf Year 2016 Dignity PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open (LON:DTY)
biz.yahoo.com - July 27 at 7:07 AM
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
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[$$] Funeral business reaps profits as UK death rate soars (LON:DTY)
www.ft.com - April 12 at 5:22 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Dignity Plc : March 29, 2016 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - March 29 at 5:24 PM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc :DTY-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2015 By the Numbers (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - March 24 at 1:13 AM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : DTY-GB : March 17, 2016 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - March 17 at 4:33 AM
News IconIs Major Move Coming For Fairfx Group PLC After This Gap Up? (LON:DTY)
leadercall.com - March 6 at 2:42 PM
capitalcube.com logoDignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DTY-GB : March 4, 2016 (LON:DTY)
www.capitalcube.com - March 4 at 4:37 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoIncrease in UK deaths in 2015 lifts profit at funeral firm (LON:DTY)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 2 at 11:42 AM
ft.com logo[$$] 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
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
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 PLC (LON:DTY) Stock Rating Reiterated by Analysts at Berenberg; The ... - OctaFinance.com (LON:DTY)
www.octafinance.com - January 17 at 11:01 AM
trustnet.com logoBroker Forecast - Berenberg issues a broker note on Dignity PLC (LON:DTY)
www.trustnet.com - January 16 at 7:34 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

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What is Dignity Plc's stock symbol?

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

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

Dignity Plc declared a dividend on Wednesday, July 27th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 22nd will be given a dividend of GBX 7.85 per share on Friday, October 28th. This represents a yield of 0.29%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 22nd. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

Where is Dignity Plc's stock going? Where will Dignity Plc's stock price be in 2017?

6 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Dignity Plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,400 to GBX 2,825. On average, they anticipate Dignity Plc's share price to reach GBX 2,669 in the next year.

When will Dignity Plc announce their earnings?

Dignity Plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February, 28th 2017.

How do I buy Dignity Plc stock?

Shares of Dignity Plc 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.

How much does a share of Dignity Plc stock cost?

One share of Dignity Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 2,530.


Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff