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: $46.63
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $3974.19
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $3927.09
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 3,283 - GBX 4,968
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.88
  • P/E Growth: 2.73
  • Market Cap: $6.95B
  • Outstanding Shares: 181,745,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Whitbread plc (LON:WTB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 10 Hold Ratings, 12 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.48)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 4,514.89

Analysts' Ratings History for Whitbread plc (LON:WTB)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/3/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/27/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,682 -> GBX 3,760View Rating Details
9/22/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 3,220View Rating Details
9/19/2016HSBCInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 4,800View Rating Details
9/19/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldGBX 4,400View Rating Details
9/15/2016Panmure GordonBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 3,800 -> GBX 4,000View Rating Details
9/13/2016Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 4,400 -> GBX 4,360View Rating Details
9/14/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
8/10/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 5,000View Rating Details
7/6/2016Kepler Capital MarketsLower Price TargetHoldGBX 4,200 -> GBX 3,500View Rating Details
6/22/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/18/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldGBX 3,600View Rating Details
4/29/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 5,000View Rating Details
4/27/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/25/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingHoldGBX 4,220View 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 10/21/2014 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: $243.50 EPS


Dividend History for Whitbread plc (LON:WTB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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)
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www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - October 12 at 12:18 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 28 at 5:55 AM
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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
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forbes.com logoHow Premier Inn Crowdsourced Its New Hotel Room (LON:WTB)
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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)
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News IconSomething for the Weekend – Coffee Sucks (LON:WTB)
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
News IconAre Analysts Bullish Whitbread plc (LON:WTB) After Last Week? - Consumer Eagle (LON:WTB)
www.consumereagle.com - July 19 at 9:16 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoWhitbread PLC (LON:WTB) target price maintained at 5,100GBX, reported today by Morgan Stanley (LON:WTB)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 14 at 11:57 AM
rttnews.com logoWhitbread To Focus On Strengths, With Premier Inn International Growth Strategy (LON:WTB)
www.rttnews.com - July 13 at 11:09 AM
News IconWhitbread’s Premier Inn to withdraw from India, South East Asia (LON:WTB)
www.euronews.com - July 13 at 11:08 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoWhitbread's Premier Inn to withdraw from India, South East Asia (LON:WTB)
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presstelegraph.com - July 10 at 5:52 AM
rttnews.com logoWhitbread Announces Sale And Leaseback Of 389 Room Hub By Premier Inn Hotel (LON:WTB)
www.rttnews.com - July 7 at 11:00 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoBarclays Capital announced (LON:WTB) Whitbread PLC, bumping down its price target to GBX3,220 earlier today (LON:WTB)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 6 at 5:58 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoJP Morgan Cazenove covered (LON:WTB) Whitbread PLC, lowering its price target to GBX3,682 earlier today - Breaking Finance News (LON:WTB)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 4 at 5:59 AM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 4 at 4:00 AM
breakingfinancenews.com logoJP Morgan Cazenove covered (LON:WTB) Whitbread PLC, lowering its price target to GBX3,682 earlier today (LON:WTB)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 3 at 7:25 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoWhitbread (LON:WTB) stock price target bumped down to GBX4,400 as reported today by Credit Suisse (LON:WTB)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 1 at 8:19 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoJP Morgan Cazenove Downgraded Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) To 'Neutral' - FTSE News (LON:WTB)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - June 30 at 8:32 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoJP Morgan Downgraded Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) To 'Neutral' - FTSE News (LON:WTB)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - June 30 at 8:32 PM
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www.directorstalkinterviews.com - June 29 at 8:14 PM
fiscalstandard.com logoWhitbread PLC (LON:WTB) Receives Neutral Rating From JP Morgan Analysts - Fiscal Standard (LON:WTB)
www.fiscalstandard.com - June 29 at 8:14 PM
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capitalcube.com logoWhitbread Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WTB-GB : June 27, 2016 (LON:WTB)
www.capitalcube.com - June 27 at 5:26 AM
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ftsenews.co.uk logoDeutsche Bank reiterated Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) as 'Buy' With 5128 PT - FTSE News (LON:WTB)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - June 23 at 10:51 AM


Last Updated on 10/21/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff