LON:WTB - Whitbread Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 4,996 -56.00 (-1.11 %) (As of 03/21/2019 01:53 AM ET)Previous CloseGBX 5,052Today's RangeGBX 4,996 - GBX 5,09052-Week RangeGBX 3,606 - GBX 5,114Volume629,007 shsAverage Volume564,229 shsMarket Capitalization£8.95 billionP/E Ratio20.97Dividend Yield2.10%BetaN/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 CIKN/A Webwww.whitbread.co.uk Phone+44-1582-424200Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio32.10 Current Ratio0.96 Quick Ratio0.12Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio20.97 Forward P/E Ratio0.20 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales£3.32 billion Price / Sales2.69 Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book ValueGBX 1,647.80 per share Price / Book3.03Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares179,207,008Market Cap£8.95 billion Next Earnings Date4/30/2019 (Estimated) 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 announced a dividend on Tuesday, October 23rd. Investors of record on Thursday, November 8th will be given a dividend of GBX 32.70 per share on Friday, December 14th. This represents a yield of 0.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 8th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Whitbread's Dividend History. When is Whitbread's next earnings date? Whitbread is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Whitbread. What price target have analysts set for WTB? 17 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Whitbread's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 3,100 to GBX 5,750. On average, they anticipate Whitbread's share price to reach GBX 4,857.81 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.8%. 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? News stories about WTB stock have been trending somewhat negative on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Whitbread earned a coverage optimism score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near 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), Greene King (GNK), Hellofresh (HFG), MTY Food Group (MTY), J D Wetherspoon (JDW), Mitchells & Butlers (MAB), Domino's Pizza Group (DOM), EI Group (EIG), Collins Foods (CKF), Marston's (MARS), Restaurant Group (RTN), YOUS BREW/PAR VTG FPD 0.125 (YNGA) and Fuller, Smith & Turner (FSTA). 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 4,996. How big of a company is Whitbread? Whitbread has a market capitalization of £8.95 billion and generates £3.32 billion in revenue each year. 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: 718 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 557 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,275MarketBeat'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 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are economic reports?