Diageo (DEO) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.11 (-0.08%)
(As of 04/24/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
457,714 shs
Average Volume
809,314 shs
Market Capitalization
$78.39 billion
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Diageo MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
1.63 Rating Score
18.5% Upside
$166.37 Price Target
Short Interest
0.10% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
0.96mentions of Diageo in the last 14 days
Based on 7 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $7.49 to $7.87 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

1.75 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

107th out of 129 stocks

Beverages Industry

9th out of 11 stocks

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About Diageo Stock (NYSE:DEO)

Diageo plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the production, marketing, and sale of alcoholic beverages. It offers scotch, gin, vodka, rum, raki, liqueur, wine, tequila, Chinese white spirits, cachaça, and brandy, as well as beer, including cider and flavoured malt beverages. The company also provides Canadian, Irish, American, and Indian-Made Foreign Liquor whiskies, as well as ready to drink and non-alcoholic products. It provides its products primarily under the Johnnie Walker, Guinness, Tanqueray, Baileys, Smirnoff, Captain Morgan, Crown Royal, Don Julio, Cîroc, Buchanan's, Casamigos, J&B, and Ketel One brands. The company operates in the United States, the United Kingdom, Turkey, Australia, Korea, India, Greater China, Brazil, Mexico, South Africa, Nigeria, and internationally. Diageo plc was incorporated in 1886 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

DEO Stock Price History

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Research Coverage
8 Analysts


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Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$21.42 billion
Cash Flow
$9.50 per share
Book Value
$18.20 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$78.39 billion

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Key Executives

  • Ms. Debra Ann Crew (Age 54)
    CEO & Executive Director
    Comp: $250.26k
  • Ms. Lavanya  ChandrashekarMs. Lavanya Chandrashekar (Age 52)
    CFO & Director
    Comp: $2.02M
  • Ms. Yvonne Harrison
    Corporate Information Officer
  • Mr. Thomas Bailey Shropshire Jr.
    General Counsel & Company Secretary
  • Ms. Cristina Diezhandino (Age 57)
    Chief Marketing Officer
  • Louise Prashad
    Chief HR Officer
  • Mr. John O'Keeffe (Age 52)
    President of Asia Pacific, Global Travel & India
  • Mr. John Thomas Kennedy (Age 59)
    President of Europe
  • Mr. Edward Pilkington
    Chief Marketing & Innovation Officer of Diageo North America
  • Mr. Dayalan Nayager (Age 43)
    President of Africa & Chief Commercial Officer

Should I Buy Diageo Stock? DEO Pros and Cons Explained


Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in Diageo plc:

  • Diageo plc engages in the production, marketing, and sale of a wide range of alcoholic beverages, providing diversification within the industry.
  • The company offers a variety of well-known brands like Johnnie Walker, Guinness, and Smirnoff, which have strong market presence and consumer loyalty.
  • Diageo plc operates in multiple countries globally, allowing for geographical diversification and exposure to different markets.
  • Recent financial reports show a consistent revenue growth trend, indicating a healthy financial performance.
  • With a current stock price that has shown stability and potential for growth, investors may find Diageo plc's stock attractive.


Investors should be bearish about investing in Diageo plc for these reasons:

  • As an alcoholic beverage company, Diageo plc is subject to regulatory risks and changes in consumer preferences, which could impact sales and profitability.
  • The competitive nature of the industry may pose challenges for Diageo plc in maintaining market share and pricing power.
  • Fluctuations in currency exchange rates can affect the company's financial performance, especially in international markets.
  • Any disruptions in the global supply chain could impact production and distribution, potentially affecting the company's operations.
  • Investors should consider the overall economic conditions and potential impact on consumer spending, which could influence demand for Diageo plc's products.
These pros and cons were generated based on recent news and financial data from MarketBeat in order to provide readers with the fastest and most accurate insights. They were last updated on Saturday, April 13, 2024. Please send any questions or comments about these Diageo pros and cons to contact@marketbeat.com.

DEO Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Diageo stock right now?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Diageo in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings and 5 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "reduce" DEO shares.
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What is Diageo's stock price target for 2024?

8 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Diageo's shares. Their DEO share price targets range from $122.62 to $191.49. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $166.37 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have DEO shares performed in 2024?

Diageo's stock was trading at $145.66 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, DEO stock has decreased by 3.6% and is now trading at $140.37.
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Are investors shorting Diageo?

Diageo saw a drop in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 561,000 shares, a drop of 40.3% from the March 15th total of 939,800 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 774,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.7 days. Currently, 0.1% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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How often does Diageo pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Diageo?

Diageo declared a semi-annual dividend on Tuesday, February 6th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 1st will be paid a dividend of $1.62 per share on Wednesday, April 17th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.7%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 29th.
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Is Diageo a good dividend stock?

Diageo (NYSE:DEO) pays an annual dividend of $3.22 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.27%.
Read our dividend analysis for DEO.

What ETFs hold Diageo's stock?

ETFs with the largest weight of Diageo (NYSE:DEO) stock in their portfolio include BlackRock Large Cap Core ETF (BLCR) and Avantis Responsible International Equity ETF (AVSD) and

What is Ivan Menezes' approval rating as Diageo's CEO?

724 employees have rated Diageo Chief Executive Officer Ivan Menezes on Glassdoor.com. Ivan Menezes has an approval rating of 94% among the company's employees. This puts Ivan Menezes in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Diageo own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Diageo investors own include AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Walt Disney (DIS), Verizon Communications (VZ), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Pfizer (PFE), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Chevron (CVX).

Who are Diageo's major shareholders?

Diageo's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.15%), Raymond James & Associates (0.11%), Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.08%), Saratoga Research & Investment Management (0.07%), Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.03%) and Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services LLC (0.02%).

How do I buy shares of Diageo?

Shares of DEO stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Diageo have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Diageo: Aviation Gin, Belsazar, Brandhouse Beverages, Casamigos tequila, Chalone Wine Group, Diageo Brands B.V., Diageo Capital plc, Diageo Finance plc, Diageo Great Britain Limited, Diageo Investment Corporation, Diageo Ireland, Diageo North America Inc., Diageo Scotland Limited, Ketel One Worldwide, Meta Abo Brewery Share Company, Mey, Mey İçki Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş, Seedlip, Sichuan Chengdu Shuijingfang Group Company, Stirrings LLC, Tequila Don Julio SA de CV, The Old Bushmills Distillery Co, United National Breweries, United Spirits Limited, United Spirits Limited, and Ypióca Agroindustrial.
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This page (NYSE:DEO) was last updated on 4/25/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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