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 - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:GRG
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: £1.09 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 100,277,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,092.57
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,049.42
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 891.17 - GBX 1,138
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.22
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £894.2 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.22
  • Book Value: GBX 2.64 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.13
  • EBIDTA: £123.65 million
  • Net Margins: 8.09%
  • Return on Equity: 29.93%
  • Return on Assets: 19.05%
  • Average Volume: 235,822 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 declared a dividend on Tuesday, February 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 27th will be paid a dividend of GBX 21.50 per share on Friday, May 26th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.2%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 27th. This is a boost from Greggs plc's previous dividend of $9.50. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Greggs plc's Dividend History.

When will Greggs plc make its next earnings announcement?

Greggs plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 31st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Greggs plc.

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

5 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Greggs plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,000 to GBX 1,225. On average, they expect Greggs plc's share price to reach GBX 1,061.25 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
  • Raymond Reynolds, Executive Director, Property and Business Development Director
  • 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 1,090.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Greggs plc (LON GRG)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  180 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  215 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  395
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: 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,061.25

Analysts' Ratings History for Greggs plc (LON:GRG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/31/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,020View Rating Details
5/18/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,225View Rating Details
5/18/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/1/2017Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHoldGBX 1,050 -> GBX 1,000View Rating Details
2/28/2017Peel HuntDowngradeHoldGBX 1,100 -> GBX 1,000View Rating Details
10/6/2015N+1 SingerReiterated RatingcorporateView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/26/2015 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
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
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 logoGreggs plc (GRG) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - July 4 at 9:16 AM logoGreggs Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:GRG) : June 20, 2017 - June 20 at 6:18 PM logoGreggs Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GRG-GB : June 19, 2017 - June 19 at 12:48 PM logoGreggs plc (GRG) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - June 9 at 9:04 AM logoGreggs plc (GRG) Insider Richard Hutton Buys 449 Shares - June 6 at 7:16 AM logoGreggs plc's (GRG) Hold Rating Reiterated at Berenberg Bank - May 31 at 8:18 PM logo[$$] Greggs on a roll as it moves to feed a nation on the go - May 22 at 11:12 AM logoGreggs Plc :GRG-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2016 : May 18, 2017 - May 19 at 9:44 AM logoGreggs plc (GRG) Receives "Hold" Rating from Shore Capital - May 18 at 1:00 PM logoGreggs plc (GRG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Investec - May 18 at 11:06 AM logoGreggs Plc 19-week Total Sales Up 7.5% - Quick Facts - May 18 at 9:48 AM logoGreggs sees growing costs hitting profit - May 18 at 9:48 AM logoGreggs plc (GRG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - May 15 at 10:30 AM logoGreggs Plc : GRG-GB: Dividend Analysis : April 28th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 28, 2017 - April 28 at 11:36 PM logo[$$] Greggs the baker gives a taste of work to ex-prisoners - April 26 at 7:51 PM logoRoger Whiteside Sells 42,612 Shares of Greggs plc (GRG) Stock - April 18 at 7:21 AM logoGreggs plc's (GRG) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Berenberg Bank - March 30 at 1:07 AM logoInsider Buying: Greggs plc (GRG) Insider Purchases 2,684 Shares of Stock - March 27 at 9:23 AM logoBerenberg Bank Reaffirms "Hold" Rating for Greggs plc (GRG) - March 24 at 8:31 PM logoGreggs plc (GRG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - March 24 at 2:56 PM logoGreggs plc (GRG) Downgraded to Hold at Peel Hunt - March 12 at 7:50 PM logoGreggs plc (GRG) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital - March 12 at 6:21 PM logoAnalysts’ Weekly Ratings Updates for Greggs plc (GRG) - March 9 at 12:22 PM 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 Wednesday, July, 26, 2017

This page was last updated on 7/26/2017 by Staff