Greggs plc Company Profile (LON:GRG)

About Greggs plc (LON:GRG)

Greggs plc logoGreggs plc is a United Kingdom-based bakery food on-the-go retailer. The Company's products and services consist of a range of fresh bakery goods, sandwiches and drinks in its shop. The Company also provides frozen bakery products to its wholesale customers. The Company owns approximately 1,698 shops, 12 regional bakeries, one distribution center and one manufacturing center. The Company has approximately 105 franchised shops operating in travel and other convenience locations. The Company offers pastries and bakes, sandwiches, breakfast, sweets, pastas, salads and soups, bread, platters, drinks and snacks. The Company's Balanced Choice products offer choices, which have approximately 400 calories. The Company's sales are made to the general public, as well as to certain organizations.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Restaurants & Bars
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:GRG
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £1.29 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 100,503,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,236.43
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,134.05
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 891.17 - GBX 1,304
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.53
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £924.92 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.39
  • Book Value: GBX 2.59 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.95
  • EBITDA: £125.78 million
  • Net Margins: 3.35%
  • Return on Equity: 11.59%
  • Return on Assets: 7.46%
  • Average Volume: 213,815 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Greggs plc (LON:GRG)

What is Greggs plc's stock symbol?

Greggs plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "GRG."

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

Greggs plc announced a dividend on Tuesday, August 1st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 7th will be given a dividend of GBX 10.30 per share on Friday, October 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.92%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 7th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Greggs plc's Dividend History.

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

5 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Greggs plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 1,000 to GBX 1,350. On average, they anticipate Greggs plc's stock price to reach GBX 1,218.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Greggs plc.

Who are some of Greggs plc's key competitors?

Who are Greggs plc's key executives?

Greggs plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Roger Whiteside, Chief Executive, Executive Director
  • Richard J. Hutton, Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Jonathan D. Jowett, General Counsel, Company Secretary
  • Ian C. Durant, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Helena Ganczakowski, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Allison Kirkby, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Peter McPhillips, Independent Non-Executive Director
  • Sandra Turner, Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Greggs plc stock?

Shares of Greggs 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 Greggs plc's stock price today?

One share of Greggs plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,283.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Greggs plc (LON GRG)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  222 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  241 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  463
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Greggs 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

Consensus Ratings for Greggs plc (LON:GRG) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,218.75
Consensus Price Target History for Greggs plc (LON:GRG)
Price Target History for Greggs plc (LON:GRG)
Analysts' Ratings History for Greggs plc (LON:GRG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/12/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,000 -> GBX 1,300View Rating Details
10/5/2017Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 1,300 -> GBX 1,350View Rating Details
10/3/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/1/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,225View Rating Details
2/28/2017Peel HuntDowngradeHoldGBX 1,100 -> GBX 1,000View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Greggs plc (LON:GRG)
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Earnings Estimates for Greggs plc (LON:GRG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $62.37 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Greggs plc (LON GRG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/1/2017GBX 10.300.92%9/7/20179/7/201710/6/2017
2/28/2017GBX 21.502.2%4/27/20174/27/20175/26/2017
8/2/2016GBX 9.500.91%9/8/20169/8/201610/7/2016
3/1/2016GBX 21.201.77%4/21/20164/21/20165/20/2016
7/29/2015GBX 7.400.58%9/3/20159/3/201510/2/2015
4/29/2015GBX 201.73%6/18/20156/18/20157/17/2015
3/4/2015GBX 161.55%4/9/20154/9/20155/8/2015
7/30/2014GBX 61.14%9/3/20149/3/201410/3/2014
2/26/2014GBX 13.502.78%4/9/20144/9/20145/9/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Greggs plc (LON:GRG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Greggs plc (LON:GRG)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Greggs plc (LON:GRG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/5/2017Richard HuttonInsiderSell24,949GBX 1,292£322,341.08
6/1/2017Richard HuttonInsiderBuy449GBX 465£2,087.85
4/19/2017Richard HuttonInsiderSell18,630GBX 1,089£202,880.70
4/12/2017Roger WhitesideInsiderSell42,612GBX 1,037£441,886.44
3/23/2017Raymond ReynoldsInsiderBuy2,684GBX 1,013£27,188.92
3/9/2017Richard HuttonInsiderSell7,200GBX 1,003£72,216
8/12/2016Hutton,RichardInsiderSell41,170GBX 1,050£432,285
6/2/2016Whiteside,RogerInsiderBuy6GBX 1,111GBX 6,666
4/11/2016Whiteside,RogerInsiderBuy166GBX 1,084£1,799.44
4/5/2016Whiteside,RogerInsiderSell54,443GBX 1,065£579,817.95
3/23/2016Whiteside,RogerInsiderBuy13,202GBX 1,104£145,750.08
3/21/2016Hutton,RichardInsiderSell5,653GBX 1,096£61,956.88
3/10/2016McPhillips,PeterInsiderBuy500GBX 1,080£5,400
3/7/2016Whiteside,RogerInsiderSell12,612GBX 1,142£144,029.04
12/1/2015Turner,SandraInsiderBuy1,000GBX 1,255£12,550
10/6/2015Whiteside,RogerInsiderBuy1GBX 1,177GBX 1,177
7/22/2015Whiteside,RogerInsiderBuy3GBX 1,190GBX 3,570
5/5/2015Richard HuttonInsiderSell47,200GBX 1,145.60£540,723.20
4/8/2015Richard HuttonInsiderSell13,588GBX 1,030£139,956.40
3/25/2015Roger WhitesideInsiderBuy15,817GBX 1,021.70£161,602.29
3/10/2015Raymond ReynoldsInsiderSell26,750GBX 970.38£259,576.65
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Greggs plc (LON:GRG)
Latest Headlines for Greggs plc (LON:GRG)
DateHeadline logoCanaccord Genuity Raises Greggs plc (GRG) Price Target to GBX 1,300 - October 14 at 6:28 PM logoGreggs plc (GRG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - October 12 at 12:56 PM logoBerenberg Bank Increases Greggs plc (GRG) Price Target to GBX 1,350 - October 8 at 9:24 AM logoGreggs plc (GRG) Insider Sells £322,341.08 in Stock - October 6 at 10:28 AM logoGreggs Q3 Sales Rise; Says FY Forecast Unchanged - Quick Facts - October 4 at 12:54 PM logoGreggs ‍like-for-like summer sales up 5 percent, on track for year - October 3 at 9:28 AM logo'Let Them Eat Sausage' Is the Message to Brexit Britain - October 3 at 9:28 AM logoIs Greggs plc’s (LSE:GRG) PE Ratio A Signal To Sell For Investors? - October 3 at 9:28 AM logoShould You Buy Greggs plc (LSE:GRG) Now? - September 19 at 4:50 AM logoGreggs plc (GRG) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages - September 17 at 10:36 AM logoGreggs plc (GRG) to Issue Dividend of GBX 10.30 - September 2 at 10:18 AM logoGreggs plc (GRG) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - August 23 at 12:52 PM logoGreggs Plc : Overvalued relative to peers, but may deserve another look - August 3 at 9:48 PM logoGreggs Plc :GRG-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : August 4, 2017 - August 3 at 9:48 PM logoEdited Transcript of GRG.L earnings conference call or presentation 1-Aug-17 10:59am GMT - August 2 at 4:11 PM logo[$$] Greggs eyes expansion in home delivery and drive-throughs - August 1 at 7:45 PM logoInvestec Reiterates Buy Rating for Greggs plc (GRG) - August 1 at 11:08 AM logoGreggs profit falls on cost inflation; dividend up - August 1 at 4:54 AM logoGreggs H1 Pre-tax Profit Declines; Sees FY Results In Line With Expectations - August 1 at 4:54 AM logoGreggs plc (LON:GRG) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - July 29 at 10:39 AM logoGreggs plc (GRG) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - July 4 at 9:16 AM logoGreggs Plc 19-week Total Sales Up 7.5% - Quick Facts - May 18 at 9:48 AM logoGreggs sees growing costs hitting profit - May 18 at 9:48 AM logoGreggs FY16 Profit Rises; Company-managed Shop LFL Sales Up 4.2% - Quick Facts - February 28 at 8:57 AM logoGreggs profit rises; sees tougher consumer outlook - February 28 at 8:57 AM logoUK's Greggs beats forecasts with 10 pct profit rise - February 28 at 8:57 AM logoUK's Greggs warns that jump in costs will dent margins - February 28 at 8:57 AM logoFull Year 2016 Greggs PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open - February 28 at 8:57 AM logoIs there still time to buy this super growth stock? - February 28 at 8:57 AM logoCan this 5% yielder turn it around in 2017? - January 25 at 6:53 PM logoAfter 3.4% sales growth, was I wrong to doubt JD Wetherspoon plc? - January 18 at 5:57 PM logo[$$] Greggs upgrades profit forecast but warns of cost pressures - January 17 at 3:32 PM logoGreggs anticipates 2016 results slightly ahead of previous expectations - RTT News - January 17 at 9:32 AM


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Greggs plc (GRG) Chart for Saturday, October, 21, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/21/2017 by Staff

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