Whitbread plc Company Profile (LON:WTB)

About Whitbread plc

Whitbread plc logoWhitbread PLC is a hospitality company. The Company operates hotels, coffee shops and restaurants. The Company operates in two segments: Hotels & Restaurants, and Costa. The Hotels & Restaurants segment provides services in relation to accommodation and food. The Costa segment consists of operations of its branded, owned and franchised coffee outlets. Premier Inn is the Company's hotel business. The Company's restaurant brands include Beefeater, Brewers Fayre, Table Table and Whitbread Inns. The Company operates over 730 Premier Inn hotels and over 64,000 rooms across the United Kingdom. The Company operates over 2,000 coffee shops across the United Kingdom, over 1,200 coffee stores in approximately 30 international markets and over 5,200 Costa Express self-serve units. Its subsidiaries include Whitbread Group PLC, Premier Inn Hotels Limited, Costa Limited, Yueda Costa (Shanghai) Food & Beverage Management Company Limited, Coffeeheaven International Limited and Costa Express Limited.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: WTB
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $43.00
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $3919.620
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $3924.400
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 3,283 - GBX 4,968
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.393
  • P/E Growth: 2.720
  • Market Cap: $6.38B
  • Outstanding Shares: 181,745,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Whitbread plc (LON:WTB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 9 Hold Ratings, 12 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 4,465.16

Analysts' Ratings History for Whitbread plc (LON:WTB)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/27/2016Canaccord GenuityLower Price Target BuyGBX 5,000 -> GBX 4,500View Rating Details
10/26/2016Societe GeneraleLower Price TargetHoldGBX 4,220.30 -> GBX 4,100View Rating Details
10/26/2016Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 4,360 -> GBX 4,030View Rating Details
10/26/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuyGBX 4,665 -> GBX 4,550View Rating Details
10/26/2016Kepler Capital MarketsDowngradeReduceGBX 3,500View Rating Details
10/26/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
10/26/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 3,340View Rating Details
10/25/2016Davy ResearchReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
10/25/2016Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 4,000View Rating Details
10/24/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 4,400View Rating Details
9/27/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,682 -> GBX 3,760View Rating Details
9/19/2016HSBCInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 4,800View Rating Details
9/14/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
8/10/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 5,000View Rating Details
5/18/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldGBX 3,600View Rating Details
4/27/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/15/2016NatixisReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 4,000View Rating Details
3/9/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperformGBX 5,400View Rating Details
3/7/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyGBX 5,190View Rating Details
3/3/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/11/2016Bank of America Corp.UpgradeBuyGBX 5,080View Rating Details
1/1/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingBuyGBX 5,288View Rating Details
12/14/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeNeutralView Rating Details
11/20/2015Oddo SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 5,200View Rating Details
6/23/2015Credit Agricole SAReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 6,200View Rating Details
6/16/2015Westhouse SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 6,000View Rating Details
6/3/2015Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 5,740View Rating Details
5/5/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details
5/5/2015BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 6,000View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Whitbread plc (LON:WTB)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings Estimates for Whitbread plc (LON:WTB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $244.05 EPS


Dividend History for Whitbread plc (LON:WTB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/25/2016GBX 29.900.81%11/10/201611/10/201612/16/2016
4/26/2016GBX 61.851.56%5/26/20165/26/20167/1/2016
10/20/2015GBX 28.500.58%11/19/201511/19/201512/18/2015
4/28/2015GBX 56.951.07%5/28/20155/28/20157/3/2015
10/21/2014GBX 25.200.6%12/4/201412/4/20141/9/2015
4/29/2014GBX 471.15%5/28/20145/28/20147/4/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Whitbread plc (LON:WTB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/8/2016Smalley,LouiseInsiderSell470GBX 3,962£18,621.40
7/1/2016Cadbury ,NicholasInsiderSell12,138GBX 3,501£424,951.38
5/26/2016Smalley,LouiseInsiderSell6,788GBX 4,279£290,458.52
3/3/2016Smalley,LouiseInsiderSell7,201GBX 3,908£281,415.08
12/24/2015Williams,StephenInsiderBuy70GBX 4,504£3,152.80
10/27/2015Rogers,Christopher C BInsiderSell24,000GBX 4,936£1,184,640
10/22/2015Rogers,Christopher C BInsiderSell25,751GBX 4,846£1,247,893.46
5/28/2015Nicholas CadburyInsiderSell7,782GBX 5,186.49£403,612.65
5/8/2015Paul FlaumInsiderSell15,857GBX 5,265£834,871.05
5/6/2015Andy HarrisonInsiderSell132,000GBX 5,227.76£6,900,643.20
4/28/2015Ian CheshireInsiderBuy1,863GBX 5,325£99,204.75
1/22/2015Richard BakerInsiderBuy2,743GBX 4,920£134,955.60
1/6/2015Nicholas CadburyInsiderBuy325GBX 4,658.13£15,138.92
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Whitbread plc (LON:WTB)
directorstalkinterviews.com logoWhitbread plc 24.2% Potential Upside Indicated by Deutsche Bank - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:WTB)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - October 27 at 8:52 AM
News IconToday's Rating Alert: Is Whitbread (LON:WTB) a Stock to Sell After Societe Generale Downgrade? - Thorold News (LON:WTB)
www.whatsonthorold.com - October 27 at 8:52 AM
News IconInvestor Notebook: Focusing in on Shares of Whitbread PLC (WTB.L) - Hot Stock News (LON:WTB)
hotherald.com - October 27 at 8:52 AM
marketwatch.com logoWhitbread profit beats forecasts (LON:WTB)
www.marketwatch.com - October 26 at 8:07 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoWhitbread taking right action in tough market, says Credit Suisse (LON:WTB)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - October 26 at 8:07 PM
News IconWhitbread plc to Issue Dividend of GBX 29.90 (WTB) (LON:WTB)
leglobaliste.com - October 26 at 8:07 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoWhitbread taking right action in tough market, says Credit Suisse - Proactive Investors UK (LON:WTB)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - October 26 at 11:58 AM
News IconTrading Scope: ADX and CCI Review for Whitbread PLC (WTB.L) - Hot Stock News (LON:WTB)
hotherald.com - October 26 at 11:58 AM
marketwatch.com logoFTSE 100 ends higher, boosted by miners and plunging pound - MarketWatch (LON:WTB)
www.marketwatch.com - October 25 at 8:17 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoPanmure says 'hold' Whitbread amid cautious outlook - Proactive Investors UK (LON:WTB)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - October 25 at 8:17 PM
News IconInvestor Chatter: Tracking Technical Indicators for Whitbread PLC (WTB.L) - Hot Stock News (LON:WTB)
hotherald.com - October 25 at 8:17 PM
bloomberg.com logoBritain's Caffeine Buzz Wears Off (LON:WTB)
www.bloomberg.com - October 25 at 8:17 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoIs Whitbread plc a buy after reporting an 8.1% sales rise? (LON:WTB)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 25 at 8:17 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Whitbread fights back against artisan coffee shops (LON:WTB)
www.ft.com - October 25 at 8:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCold-Brew Coffee Set for U.K. Mainstream as Costa Plans Trial (LON:WTB)
finance.yahoo.com - October 25 at 8:17 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHalf Year 2016 Whitbread PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open (LON:WTB)
biz.yahoo.com - October 25 at 8:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of WTB.L earnings conference call or presentation 25-Oct-16 8:30am GMT (LON:WTB)
finance.yahoo.com - October 25 at 8:17 PM
nasdaq.com logoWhitbread H1 Profit Rises; Lifts Dividend - Quick Facts - Nasdaq (LON:WTB)
www.nasdaq.com - October 25 at 5:53 AM
marketwatch.com logoWhitbread profit beats forecasts - MarketWatch (LON:WTB)
www.marketwatch.com - October 25 at 5:53 AM
News IconRelative Strength Index Recap for Whitbread PLC (WTB.L) - Hot Stock News (LON:WTB)
hotherald.com - October 25 at 5:53 AM
publicnow.com logoWhitbread Interim Results (LON:WTB)
www.publicnow.com - October 25 at 5:53 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoWhitbread's Costa Coffee sales growth slows; shares fall (LON:WTB)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - October 25 at 5:53 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoInvestors set to check-in to Whitbread results (LON:WTB)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - October 24 at 7:45 PM
News IconTrading Spotlight on Shares of Whitbread PLC (WTB.L) - Yankee Analysts (LON:WTB)
yankeeanalysts.com - October 21 at 8:10 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoWhich of these FTSE 100 leisure stocks should you buy after today’s news? (LON:WTB)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 21 at 11:49 AM
News IconAnalysts Consensus For Whitbread (LON:WTB) - NewsDen (LON:WTB)
newsden.net - October 19 at 7:46 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoWhy these 2 hospitality firms look set to surge (LON:WTB)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 7:57 PM
News IconWhitbread (LON:WTB) Broker Roundup - The De Soto Edge (LON:WTB)
www.desotoedge.com - October 18 at 6:11 AM
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www.stockmarketwire.com - October 17 at 8:01 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoFTSE 100 treads water in lunchtime session (LON:WTB)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - October 12 at 12:18 PM
News IconWhitbread (LON:WTB) Broker Price Targets (LON:WTB)
www.desotoedge.com - October 12 at 12:18 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 7:36 PM
News IconDeutsche Bank AG Reaffirms Buy Rating for Whitbread plc (WTB) - Evergreen Investor (LON:WTB)
www.evergreeninvestor.com - October 10 at 5:52 AM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 28 at 5:55 AM
capitalcube.com logoWhitbread Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:WTB) : September 26, 2016 (LON:WTB)
www.capitalcube.com - September 26 at 8:07 PM
stockmarketwire.com logoMost Traded Stocks by Value at 11:00 - Stock Market Wire (LON:WTB)
www.stockmarketwire.com - September 26 at 7:03 AM
capitalcube.com logoWhitbread Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WTB-GB : September 23, 2016 (LON:WTB)
www.capitalcube.com - September 23 at 5:46 AM
News IconIt's time to buy Whitbread, says HSBC - News.Markets (LON:WTB)
news.markets - September 20 at 5:28 AM
investing.com logoUK shares lower at close of trade; Investing.com United Kingdom 100 down 1.22% - Investing.com UK (LON:WTB)
uk.investing.com - September 10 at 6:07 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoUK shares end lower as trade data fails to excite post-Brexit (LON:WTB)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - September 9 at 7:45 PM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoWhitbread plc 22.9% Potential Decrease Indicated by Barclays Capital - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:WTB)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - September 9 at 5:58 AM
iii.co.uk logoFTSE strays cautiously higher as crude boosts oilies | interactive ... - Interactive Investor (LON:WTB)
www.iii.co.uk - September 7 at 12:03 PM
forbes.com logoHow Premier Inn Crowdsourced Its New Hotel Room (LON:WTB)
www.forbes.com - August 18 at 11:28 AM
money.aol.co.uk logoThese FTSE 100 stars have exploded in Q3! And they're not finished yet - AOL Money UK (LON:WTB)
money.aol.co.uk - August 15 at 8:40 PM
investing.com logoLloyds investors fret over CEO's future and who could replace him - Investing.com UK (LON:WTB)
uk.investing.com - August 12 at 8:28 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoA report released today by Berenberg about Whitbread PLC(LON:WTB) maintains the target price at 5,000GBX (LON:WTB)
breakingfinancenews.com - August 10 at 11:36 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Whitbread Plc : August 8, 2016 (LON:WTB)
www.capitalcube.com - August 8 at 8:32 PM
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masterinvestor.co.uk - August 5 at 11:25 AM
capitalcube.com logoWhitbread Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WTB-GB : August 5, 2016 (LON:WTB)
www.capitalcube.com - August 5 at 11:25 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoOutstanding Analyst Ratings For Whitbread (LON:WTB) - FTSE News (LON:WTB)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 26 at 11:54 AM


Last Updated on 10/27/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff