Greene King plc Company Profile (LON:GNK)

About Greene King plc (LON:GNK)

Greene King plc logoGreene King plc is an integrated pub retailer and brewer. The Company operates approximately 3,040 managed, tenanted, leased and franchised pubs, restaurants and hotels, including brands, such as Hungry Horse, Chef & Brewer, Flaming Grill, Farmhouse Inns and its Greene King locals estate. The Company's segments include Pub Company, Pub Partners, and Brewing & Brands. The Pub Company segment is engaged in the operation of managed pubs and restaurants. The Pub Partners segment is involved in the operation of tenanted and leased pubs. The Brewing and Brands segment is engaged in brewing, marketing and selling beer. The Company's ale brand portfolio includes Old Speckled Hen, Greene King IPA, Abbot Ale and Belhaven Best. The Pub Company segment operates approximately 1,820 pubs and restaurants across Britain. The Company's breweries include Westgate Brewery, which is located in Bury St. Edmunds, and Belhaven Brewery, located in Dunbar.

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  • Symbol: LON:GNK
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  • Market Cap: £2.29 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 309,100,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 737.43
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 706.42
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 646.50 - GBX 910
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.87
  • P/E Growth: 3.95
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £2.2 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.04
  • Book Value: GBX 5.81 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.28
  • EBIDTA: £525.5 million
  • Average Volume: 1.10 million shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Greene King plc (LON:GNK)

What is Greene King plc's stock symbol?

Greene King plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "GNK."

How often does Greene King plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Greene King plc?

Greene King plc declared a dividend on Wednesday, November 30th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 15th will be paid a dividend of GBX 8.80 per share on Friday, January 20th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 15th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Greene King plc's Dividend History.

When will Greene King plc make its next earnings announcement?

Greene King plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, June, 29th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Greene King plc.

Where is Greene King plc's stock going? Where will Greene King plc's stock price be in 2017?

13 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Greene King plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 700 to GBX 1,050. On average, they expect Greene King plc's stock price to reach GBX 834.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Greene King plc.

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How do I buy Greene King plc stock?

Shares of Greene King 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 Greene King plc stock cost?

One share of Greene King plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 742.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Greene King plc (LON:GNK) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.62)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 834.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Greene King plc (LON:GNK)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/8/2017Numis Securities LtdDowngradeHoldGBX 790View Rating Details
3/14/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
3/7/2017Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageHoldGBX 700View Rating Details
2/16/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/15/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 875View Rating Details
2/13/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweightGBX 830 -> GBX 810View Rating Details
2/10/2017Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuyGBX 900 -> GBX 850View Rating Details
2/7/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 870View Rating Details
12/1/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/30/2016N+1 SingerReiterated RatingHoldGBX 800View Rating Details
11/30/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,050View Rating Details
11/30/2016GoodbodyReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/1/2016HSBC Holdings plcLower Price TargetHoldGBX 870 -> GBX 830View Rating Details
2/16/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,020View Rating Details
2/12/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,100View Rating Details
2/10/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqualwt/In-LineGBX 920View Rating Details
12/8/2015NomuraBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 838 -> GBX 900View Rating Details
12/4/2015Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 840 -> GBX 940View Rating Details
9/7/2015Citigroup IncReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,050View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Greene King plc (LON:GNK)
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Earnings Estimates for Greene King plc (LON:GNK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $70.68 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Greene King plc (LON:GNK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/30/2016GBX 8.801.28%12/15/201612/15/20161/20/2017
6/29/2016GBX 23.602.97%8/11/20168/11/20169/12/2016
12/2/2015GBX 8.450.88%12/17/201512/17/20151/22/2016
7/1/2015GBX 21.802.56%8/13/20158/13/20159/14/2015
12/4/2014GBX 7.951.05%12/18/201412/18/20141/23/2015
7/3/2014GBX 20.802.55%8/13/20148/13/20149/15/2014
12/3/2013GBX 7.600.89%12/18/201312/18/20131/24/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Greene King plc (LON:GNK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Greene King plc (LON:GNK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Greene King plc (LON:GNK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/9/2016Rooney AnandInsiderSell63,364GBX 686£434,677.04
7/6/2016Weedall,LynneInsiderBuy1,000GBX 721£7,210
7/5/2016Yea,PhilipInsiderBuy10,000GBX 747£74,700
2/23/2016Coupe,Michael AndrewInsiderBuy1,690GBX 882£14,905.80
2/11/2016Yea,PhilipInsiderBuy30,000GBX 859£257,700
8/26/2015Davis,KirkInsiderBuy4,000GBX 821£32,840
7/14/2015Rowley,RobInsiderBuy3,000GBX 864£25,920
4/10/2015Rooney AnandInsiderSell74,751GBX 842.46£629,747.27
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Greene King plc (LON:GNK)
Latest Headlines for Greene King plc (LON:GNK)
DateHeadline logoSpirit Issuer plc -- Moody's Affirms UK CMBS Notes issued by Spirit Issuer plc and Counterparty Instrument Rating on the Liquidity Facility - May 26 at 5:59 AM logoGreene King plc (GNK) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - May 19 at 7:50 AM logoGreene King plc (GNK) Stock Rating Lowered by Numis Securities Ltd - May 8 at 1:02 PM logoGreene King plc (GNK) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - April 24 at 7:33 AM logoGreene King plc (GNK) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Investec - April 2 at 6:19 AM logoGreene King plc (GNK) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - March 28 at 12:39 PM logoGreene King webcast presentation now available for on-demand viewing: dbVIC - Deutsche Bank ADR Virtual Investor Conference - March 27 at 11:26 AM logoGreene King to present at the dbVIC - Deutsche Bank ADR Virtual Investor Conference on March 22, 2017 - March 17 at 5:45 PM logoGreene King plc (GNK) Earns Hold Rating from Analysts at Berenberg Bank - March 7 at 9:09 PM logo3 of the FTSE 250’s hottest bargains - February 26 at 8:55 AM logoQuestor: the market fears the worst for pubs so buy shares in well-run Greene King - February 15 at 4:43 AM logoGreene King Like-for-like Sales Up 1.1% - RTT News - February 10 at 11:08 PM logoGreene King sales rise in strong Christmas trading - February 10 at 6:07 PM logoUPDATE 1-Pub operator Greene King's comparable sales growth loses shine - February 10 at 6:07 PM logo3 FTSE 250 high-yield dividend stocks I’d buy before it’s too late - February 9 at 4:07 AM logoHgCapital to sell vehicle rental firm Zenith to Bridgepoint - Nasdaq - January 30 at 6:12 PM logoRestaurant Group sales fall, UK cost warning hits shares - Yahoo Finance - January 26 at 6:57 PM logoRestaurant Group sales fall, UK cost warning hits shares - January 25 at 4:47 PM logo2 of my top dividend stock picks for 2017 - January 6 at 4:33 AM


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This page was last updated on 5/27/2017 by Staff