LON:WTB - Whitbread Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 4,907 -30.00 (-0.61 %) (As of 02/21/2019 03:01 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 4,937Today's RangeGBX 4,842 - GBX 4,92852-Week RangeGBX 3,499.90 - GBX 4,333Volume696,914 shsAverage Volume564,229 shsMarket Capitalization£8.97 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendInsider TradesHeadlines Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Whitbread PLC operates hotels, restaurants, and coffee shops. The company operates through two segments, Premier Inn and Costa. It operates approximately 785 hotels with 72,466 rooms in the United Kingdom, as well as hotels under the Premier Inn brand name; hotels under the hub by Premier Inn brand name in the United Kingdom; and restaurants under the Brewers Fayre, Beefeater Grill, Bar+Block, and Table Table brands. The company operates approximately 2,400 coffee shops in the United Kingdom and 1,400 stores internationally under the Costa brand name; and approximately 8000 Costa Express selfserve units. It is also involved in the operation of roasters and espresso-based self-serve coffee bars; and wholesale of coffee beans. Whitbread PLC was founded in 1742 and is based in Dunstable, the United Kingdom. Receive WTB News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WTB and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Restaurants Sub-IndustryN/A SectorServices Current SymbolLON:WTB Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.whitbread.co.uk Phone+44-1582-424200Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/APrice-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/AProfitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees50,000 Outstanding Shares182,838,000Market Cap£8.97 billion OptionableNot Optionable Whitbread (LON:WTB) Frequently Asked Questions What is Whitbread's stock symbol? Whitbread trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "WTB." How often does Whitbread pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Whitbread? Whitbread declared a dividend on Tuesday, October 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 8th will be paid a dividend of GBX 32.70 per share on Friday, December 14th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.74%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 8th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Whitbread's Dividend History. What price target have analysts set for WTB? 17 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Whitbread's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 3,100 to GBX 5,750. On average, they anticipate Whitbread's stock price to reach GBX 4,851.56 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.1%. View Analyst Price Targets for Whitbread. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Whitbread? 17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Whitbread in the last year. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Whitbread. Has Whitbread been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about WTB stock have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Whitbread earned a daily sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Whitbread's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Whitbread include Compass Group (CPG), Restaurant Brands International (QSR), Domino's Pizza Enterprises (DMP), MTY Food Group (MTY), Collins Foods (CKF), Pizza Pizza Royalty (PZA), Freshii (FRII), Retail Food Group (RFG), Flanigan's Enterprises (BDL), The Second Cup (SCU), SPoT Coffee (SPP), A and W Revenue Royalties Income Fund (AW.UN), Alsea SAB de CV (ALSSF), Autogrill (AGL) and Boston Pizza Royalties Income Fund (BPZZF). What other stocks do shareholders of Whitbread own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Whitbread investors own include Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Legal & General Group (LGEN), Rolls-Royce (RR), Marks and Spencer Group (MKS), Barclays (BARC), Standard Life Aberdeen (SL), Associated British Foods (ABF), British American Tobacco Plc Ads (BATS), Reckitt Benckiser Group (RB) and Dart Group (DTG). Who are Whitbread's key executives? Whitbread's management team includes the folowing people: Ms. Alison Brittain, Chief Exec. & Director (Age 55)Mr. Nicholas Theodore Cadbury, Group Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 53)Ms. Louise Helen Smalley, Group HR Director & Exec. Director (Age 51)Mr. Nigel Jones, Group Operations & Transformation DirectorMs. Joanne Russell, Director of Investor Relations How do I buy shares of Whitbread? Shares of WTB 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 Whitbread's stock price today? One share of WTB stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 4,907. How big of a company is Whitbread? Whitbread has a market capitalization of £897.19 billion. Whitbread employs 50,000 workers across the globe. What is Whitbread's official website? The official website for Whitbread is http://www.whitbread.co.uk/. How can I contact Whitbread? Whitbread's mailing address is First Fl, 120 Holborn, DUNSTABLE, EC1N 2TD, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1582-424200. MarketBeat Community Rating for Whitbread (LON WTB)Community Ranking: 2.8 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 708 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 551 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,259MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Whitbread and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WTB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WTB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the Difference Between Common Shares and Convertible Shares?