J D Wetherspoon plc Company Profile (LON:JDW)

About J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW)

J D Wetherspoon plc logoJ D Wetherspoon plc owns and operates pubs throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland. The Company aims to provide customers with food and drinks. The Company operates a trading estate of approximately 926 pubs. The Company operates over 40 hotels and approximately 900 rooms. The Company's hotels include George Hotel, the Shrewsbury Hotel and the Unicorn, Ripon. The Unicorn, Ripon consists of over 32 bedrooms in North Yorkshire. Its hotel rooms provide unlimited free wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi) as standard and its staff member provide assistance around the clock. The Company's hotels have adjoining pubs, serving breakfast menu and Wetherspoon dishes, and club nights. The Company offers a range of food, such as burgers, desserts, steaks, and salads and pastas. Its food menu includes Breakfast Club, Deli Deals, Small Plates, Sharers, Burritos, Pub Classics, Fresh From The Grill, Chicken and Ribs, Burgers and Dogs, Sides, Mexican Monday, Steak Club, Chicken Club, Curry Club and Fish Friday.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Pubs, Bars & Night Clubs
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:JDW
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.jdwetherspoon.co.uk
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £1.33 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 108,922,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,059.01
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,009.35
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 810 - GBX 1,235
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.52
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £1.61 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.83
  • Book Value: GBX 2.07 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.90
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 1.1%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £197.48 million
  • Net Margins: 3.78%
  • Return on Equity: 28.11%
  • Return on Assets: 4.49%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 266,500 shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW)

What is J D Wetherspoon plc's stock symbol?

J D Wetherspoon plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "JDW."

How often does J D Wetherspoon plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for J D Wetherspoon plc?

J D Wetherspoon plc announced a dividend on Friday, September 15th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 26th will be given a dividend of GBX 8 per share on Thursday, November 30th. This represents a yield of 0.67%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 26th. This is an increase from J D Wetherspoon plc's previous dividend of $4.00. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View J D Wetherspoon plc's Dividend History.

Where is J D Wetherspoon plc's stock going? Where will J D Wetherspoon plc's stock price be in 2017?

15 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for J D Wetherspoon plc's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 660 to GBX 1,250. On average, they anticipate J D Wetherspoon plc's share price to reach GBX 980.77 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for J D Wetherspoon plc.

Who are some of J D Wetherspoon plc's key competitors?

Who are J D Wetherspoon plc's key executives?

J D Wetherspoon plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Timothy Randall Martin, Chairman of the Board
  • John Hutson, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Ben Whitley, Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Nigel Connor, Company Secretary and Head of Legal
  • Su Cacioppo, Personnel and Legal Director, Executive Director
  • David Capstick, IT and Property Director
  • Martin Geoghegan, Operations Director
  • Miles Slade, Retail Director
  • Harry Morley, Non-Executive Director
  • Richard Beckett QC, Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy J D Wetherspoon plc stock?

Shares of J D Wetherspoon 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 J D Wetherspoon plc's stock price today?

One share of J D Wetherspoon plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,222.


MarketBeat Community Rating for J D Wetherspoon plc (LON JDW)
Community Ranking:  1.0 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  132 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  555 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  687
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about J D Wetherspoon 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 J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.80)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 980.77

Analysts' Ratings History for J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/18/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweightGBX 830 -> GBX 910View Rating Details
9/18/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,250View Rating Details
9/18/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingReduceGBX 975View Rating Details
9/15/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetReduceGBX 875 -> GBX 950View Rating Details
9/15/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,040View Rating Details
9/15/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,050View Rating Details
9/15/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
9/1/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeHoldGBX 1,200 -> GBX 1,090View Rating Details
7/12/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,150View Rating Details
5/22/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 1,030View Rating Details
5/19/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetSellGBX 640 -> GBX 660View Rating Details
5/10/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingSellGBX 750View Rating Details
5/4/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/23/2017GoodbodyUpgradeBuyGBX 975 -> GBX 1,095View Rating Details
11/2/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 800View Rating Details
3/15/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingSell/NeutralGBX 550View Rating Details
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingReduceGBX 723View Rating Details
1/21/2016Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetHoldGBX 700 -> GBX 610View Rating Details
1/20/2016NomuraReiterated RatingReduceGBX 612View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $61.67 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for J D Wetherspoon plc (LON JDW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/15/2017GBX 80.67%10/26/201710/26/201711/30/2017
3/10/2017GBX 40.43%4/27/20174/27/20175/25/2017
9/9/2016GBX 80.85%10/20/201610/20/201611/24/2016
3/11/2016GBX 40.57%4/28/20164/28/20165/26/2016
9/11/2015GBX 81.12%10/22/201510/22/201511/26/2015
3/13/2015GBX 40.52%4/30/20154/30/20155/28/2015
9/12/2014GBX 81.03%10/23/201410/23/201411/27/2014
3/14/2014GBX 40.48%4/30/20144/30/20145/29/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW)
Insider Trades by Quarter for J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW)
Insider Trades by Quarter for J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/18/2017Miles SladeInsiderBuy10GBX 1,211£121.10
8/18/2017Ben WhitleyInsiderBuy14GBX 1,051£147.14
7/18/2017Miles SladeInsiderBuy12GBX 1,015£121.80
6/20/2017Ben WhitleyInsiderBuy15GBX 1,018£152.70
5/18/2017John HutsonInsiderBuy14GBX 1,020£142.80
5/16/2017Nigel ConnorInsiderSell733GBX 1,048£7,681.84
4/19/2017Martin GeogheganInsiderBuy16GBX 978£156.48
3/29/2017John HutsonInsiderSell6,438GBX 947£60,967.86
3/28/2017Miles SladeInsiderSell2,850GBX 952£27,132
3/20/2017Ben WhitleyInsiderBuy15GBX 965£144.75
3/13/2017John HutsonInsiderBuy9,107GBX 951£86,607.57
2/20/2017Martin GeogheganInsiderBuy16GBX 947£151.52
2/6/2017Miles SladeInsiderSell348GBX 938£3,264.24
2/2/2017Timothy (Tim) MartinInsiderSell4,927GBX 960£47,299.20
1/18/2017Miles SladeInsiderBuy13GBX 922£119.86
12/21/2016John HutsonInsiderBuy4,827GBX 917£44,263.59
12/19/2016Su CacioppoInsiderBuy18GBX 860£154.80
11/25/2016Nigel ConnorInsiderSell2,645GBX 823£21,768.35
11/18/2016Ben WhitleyInsiderBuy17GBX 847£143.99
10/18/2016Ben WhitleyInsiderBuy17GBX 900£153
10/4/2016Miles SladeInsiderBuy376GBX 944£3,549.44
9/19/2016Hutson,JohnInsiderBuy1,688GBX 917£15,478.96
8/18/2016Hutson,JohnInsiderBuy16GBX 899£143.84
7/18/2016Hutson,JohnInsiderBuy20GBX 769£153.80
6/20/2016Cacioppo,SuInsiderBuy17GBX 740£125.80
4/18/2016Hutson,JohnInsiderBuy21GBX 696£146.16
4/6/2016Cacioppo,SuInsiderSell10,025GBX 685£68,671.25
3/18/2016Hutson,JohnInsiderBuy22GBX 701£154.22
2/18/2016Hutson,JohnInsiderBuy20GBX 724£144.80
1/18/2016Cacioppo,SuInsiderBuy19GBX 682£129.58
12/18/2015Cacioppo,SuInsiderBuy16GBX 757£121.12
12/15/2015Connor ,NigelInsiderSell1,573GBX 760£11,954.80
12/1/2015Cacioppo,SuInsiderSell30,000GBX 719£215,700
11/18/2015Cacioppo,SuInsiderBuy18GBX 703£126.54
10/22/2015Hutson,JohnInsiderBuy19GBX 756£143.64
10/14/2015Hutson,JohnInsiderSell16,167GBX 722£116,725.74
9/21/2015Cacioppo,SuInsiderBuy18GBX 728£131.04
8/20/2015Hutson,JohnInsiderBuy20GBX 741£148.20
7/22/2015Hutson,JohnInsiderBuy22GBX 698£153.56
6/22/2015Cacioppo,SuInsiderBuy16GBX 7.91GBX 126.56
4/20/2015Su CacioppoInsiderSell6,347GBX 764.50£48,522.82
4/7/2015Nigel ConnorInsiderSell2,166GBX 751£16,266.66
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW)
Latest Headlines for J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW)
Source:
DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: J D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Insider Acquires 10 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 7:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoJD Wetherspoon Plc: Strong price momentum but will it sustain?
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 7:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Price Target Raised to GBX 910
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 7:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc's (JDW) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 1:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 1:38 PM
marketwatch.com logoWetherspoon profit rises; maintains dividend
www.marketwatch.com - September 16 at 2:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc's (JDW) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 7:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) PT Raised to GBX 950 at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 11:48 AM
nasdaq.com logoJD Wetherspoon FY17 Profit Climbs; Sees FY18 Trading Inline With View
www.nasdaq.com - September 15 at 2:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 5:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) to Release Earnings on Friday
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 8 at 1:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Insider Acquires £147.14 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 1:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 8:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBritish Pubs Ban Swearing, Are Accused of Having %$&# for Brains
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 8:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 8:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW) Insider Miles Slade Buys 12 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 1:15 PM
bloomberg.com logoIgnore This Pub Bore on Brexit
www.bloomberg.com - July 14 at 5:03 AM
cnbc.com logoUK should accept WTO tariffs to gain US-style immigration system, says Wetherspoons founder
www.cnbc.com - July 12 at 7:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 8:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Insider Ben Whitley Acquires 15 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 21 at 7:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoJD Wetherspoon Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:JDW) : June 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 5:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJD Wetherspoon Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : JDW-GB : June 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 6:46 AM
marketwatch.com logoJD Wetherspoon lifts trading outlook
www.marketwatch.com - June 13 at 10:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 30 at 8:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) PT Raised to GBX 660 at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 2:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Given "Neutral" Rating at Citigroup Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 7:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Hutson Acquires 14 Shares of J D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 10:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNigel Connor Sells 733 Shares of J D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 10:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Receives Sell Rating from Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 11:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Given New GBX 1,150 Price Target at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 8:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc's (JDW) Hold Rating Reiterated at Beaufort Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 4:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Upgraded to Hold at Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 1:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 12:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Earns " Reduce" Rating from Numis Securities Ltd
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 11:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTop Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for May 2nd
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 4:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 6:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJD Wetherspoon Plc : JDW-GB: Dividend Analysis : April 28th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 29 at 12:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc's (JDW) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 7:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Insider Martin Geoghegan Purchases 16 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 7:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 1:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Earns "Hold" Rating from Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 2:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJD Wetherspoon Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : JDW-GB : April 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 10:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Insider John Hutson Sells 6,438 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 9:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: J D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Insider Sells 2,850 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 10:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGoodbody Upgrades J D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 4:37 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Upgraded to  Buy by Goodbody
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 12:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Insider Ben Whitley Purchases 15 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 9:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Given Sell Rating at Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 19 at 2:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 12 at 6:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJ D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Shore Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 12 at 6:39 AM

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