Dignity Plc Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:DTY)

GBX 1,839 -10.00 (-0.54 %)
(As of 11/22/2017 02:03 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,849
Today's RangeGBX 1,856 - GBX 1,815
52-Week RangeGBX 1,831 - GBX 2,791
Volume184,573 shs
Average Volume241,422 shs
Market Capitalization£923.58 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Dignity Plc (LON:DTY)

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:
  • Industry: Funeral Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Non-Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Symbol: LON:DTY
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.dignityfunerals.co.uk
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: GBX 1.21
  • Net Margins: 21.26%
  • Return on Equity: 593.43%
  • Return on Assets: 9.95%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 49,930,000
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Dignity Plc (LON:DTY)

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 announced a dividend on Wednesday, August 2nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 21st will be paid a dividend of GBX 8.64 per share on Friday, October 27th. This represents a yield of 0.36%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 21st. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Dignity Plc's Dividend History.

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

3 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Dignity Plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,350 to GBX 2,500. On average, they expect Dignity Plc's share price to reach GBX 2,416.67 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Dignity Plc.

Who are some of Dignity Plc's key competitors?

Who are Dignity Plc's key executives?

Dignity Plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Mike K. McCollum, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Steve L. Whittern, Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Richard Portman, Corporate Services Director, Company Secretary, Executive Director
  • Andrew Davies, Operations Director, Executive Director
  • Peter T. Hindley, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Jane Ashcroft, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • David C. Blackwood, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Mary Jane McNamara, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Alan J. McWalter, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

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.

What is Dignity Plc's stock price today?

One share of Dignity Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,839.

How big of a company is Dignity Plc?

Dignity Plc has a market capitalization of £923.58 million.

How can I contact Dignity Plc?

Dignity Plc'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 Plc (LON DTY)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  117 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  143 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  260
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Dignity Plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Dignity Plc (LON:DTY)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 3 Hold Ratings, 0 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 2,416.67

Consensus Price Target History for Dignity Plc (LON:DTY)

Price Target History for Dignity Plc (LON:DTY)

Analysts' Ratings History for Dignity Plc (LON:DTY)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/16/2017Berenberg BankDowngradeHoldGBX 2,950 -> GBX 2,350View Rating Details
11/13/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,500View Rating Details
11/13/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,400View 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 11/22/2015 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)

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Dignity Plc (LON DTY)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Dignity Plc (LON DTY)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Dignity Plc (LON:DTY)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Dignity Plc (LON DTY)

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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

Latest Headlines for Dignity Plc (LON DTY)

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DateHeadline
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
Dignity Plc :DTY-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 11, 2017Dignity Plc :DTY-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 12:23 AM
Dignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DTY-GB : August 7, 2017Dignity Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DTY-GB : August 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 7 at 6:21 PM
Insider Selling: Dignity Plc (DTY) Insider Sells 12,500 Shares of StockInsider Selling: Dignity Plc (DTY) Insider Sells 12,500 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 1:24 PM
Insider Selling: Dignity Plc (DTY) Insider Sells 4,000 Shares of StockInsider Selling: Dignity Plc (DTY) Insider Sells 4,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 1:24 PM
Dignity Plc H1 Profit Rises; Revenue Up 7% - Quick FactsDignity Plc H1 Profit Rises; Revenue Up 7% - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - August 2 at 6:54 PM
Edited Transcript of DTY.L earnings conference call or presentation 2-Aug-17 8:00am GMTEdited Transcript of DTY.L earnings conference call or presentation 2-Aug-17 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 6:54 PM
Dignity Plc (LON:DTY) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsDignity Plc (LON:DTY) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 9:08 AM
2 shares with ‘inevitable’ growth potential2 shares with ‘inevitable’ growth potential
www.fool.co.uk - April 19 at 12:25 PM
One turbulent stock I’d buy and one I’d sellOne turbulent stock I’d buy and one I’d sell
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 31 at 4:56 PM
Dignity Plc 2016 Profit Rises; Revises Medium-term Target - Quick FactsDignity Plc 2016 Profit Rises; Revises Medium-term Target - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - March 8 at 5:38 PM
Full Year 2016 Dignity PLC Earnings Release - Before Market OpenFull Year 2016 Dignity PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - March 8 at 5:38 PM
Britains FTSE rises as budget gives small help to buildersBritain's FTSE rises as budget gives small help to builders
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 5:38 PM
Is Dignity plc a falling knife to catch after crashing 15%?Is Dignity plc a falling knife to catch after crashing 15%?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 5:38 PM
Britains FTSE steady, budget lifts buildersBritain's FTSE steady, budget lifts builders
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 5:38 PM
Are these the best recession-proof shares you can buy?Are these the best recession-proof shares you can buy?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 2:56 AM
Dignity 39-week Revenue Up 1% - Quick FactsDignity 39-week Revenue Up 1% - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - November 8 at 3:42 PM
2 ‘disgusting’ shares I like2 ‘disgusting’ shares I like
uk.finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 6:23 AM
Dignity Plc H1 Profit Decreases; Full Year Expectations Remain UnchangedDignity Plc H1 Profit Decreases; Full Year Expectations Remain Unchanged
www.rttnews.com - July 27 at 4:49 PM
Half Year 2016 Dignity PLC Earnings Release - Before Market OpenHalf Year 2016 Dignity PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - July 27 at 7:07 AM
Fewer deaths make for lower revenue at DignityFewer deaths make for lower revenue at Dignity
uk.finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 3:35 AM
[$$] Funeral business reaps profits as UK death rate soars[$$] Funeral business reaps profits as UK death rate soars
www.ft.com - April 12 at 5:22 AM
Increase in UK deaths in 2015 lifts profit at funeral firmIncrease in UK deaths in 2015 lifts profit at funeral firm
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 2 at 11:42 AM
[$$] Dignity profit rises on higher death rate[$$] Dignity profit rises on higher death rate
www.ft.com - March 2 at 8:23 AM
Full Year 2015 Dignity PLC Earnings Release - Before Market OpenFull Year 2015 Dignity PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - March 2 at 7:07 AM
Dignity grows as death rate risesDignity grows as death rate rises
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 2 at 6:02 AM
[$$] Age UK earning millions from energy, insurance and funeral deals[$$] Age UK earning millions from energy, insurance and funeral deals
www.ft.com - February 4 at 1:29 PM

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