Diageo PLC Company Profile (NYSE:DEO)

About Diageo PLC

Diageo PLC logoDiageo PLC is an alcoholic beverage company. The Company operates in various categories, including spirits and beer. Its geographic segments include North America; Europe, Russia and Turkey; Africa; Latin America and Caribbean, and Asia Pacific. Its principal products includes Scotch whisky, Gin, Vodka, Rum, Beer, Irish Cream Liqueur, Wine, Raki, Tequila, Canadian Whisky, American Whiskey, Progressive Adult Beverages, Cachaca, Brandy and Ready to Drink. The Company's brands includes Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff, Captain Morgan, Baileys, Tanqueray and Guinness. It manages its operations from various locations, including the United Kingdom; Ireland; Italy; Turkey; the United States; Canada; Brazil; Mexico; Australia; Singapore; India; Nigeria; South Africa; East Africa, and Africa Regional Markets. It also produces a range of ready to drink products mainly in the United Kingdom, Italy, South Africa, Australia, the United States and Canada.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Beverages - Wineries & Distillers
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: DEO
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $115.27
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $111.12
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $109.22
  • 52-Week Range: $99.46 - $117.84
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.61
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.31
  • P/E Growth: 2.27
  • Market Cap: $72.05B
  • Outstanding Shares: 627,750,000
  • Beta: 0.8
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.71%
  • Current Ratio: 1.29%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.66%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Diageo PLC (NYSE:DEO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.27)
Consensus Price Target: $185.00 (61.19% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Diageo PLC (NYSE:DEO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/30/2017Liberum CapitalDowngradeHold -> SellView Rating Details
12/9/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/2/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/28/2016MacquarieInitiated CoverageUnderperformView Rating Details
10/26/2016HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
9/16/2016Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/31/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/8/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightView Rating Details
6/28/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)UpgradeSell -> NeutralView Rating Details
6/27/2016Societe GeneraleUpgradeSell -> HoldView Rating Details
3/17/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$185.00View Rating Details
2/11/2016Sanford C. BernsteinLower Price Target$118.00 -> $108.63View Rating Details
1/12/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
11/12/2015Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
10/29/2015Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details
9/24/2015NatixisReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/16/2015Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/11/2015BNP ParibasUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$100.59 -> $107.16View Rating Details
9/7/2015Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/6/2015InvestecUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
7/31/2015NomuraReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/31/2015Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/20/2015Sterne Agee CRTInitiated CoverageBuy$137.00View Rating Details
6/25/2015Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
6/15/2015Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeUnderperform -> OutperformView Rating Details
6/8/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
4/16/2015Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Diageo PLC (NYSE:DEO)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Diageo PLC (NYSE:DEO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.30 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.65 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Diageo PLC (NYSE:DEO)
Annual Dividend:$3.12
Dividend Yield:2.72%
Dividend Growth:1.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:58.87% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
55.22% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:5 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Diageo PLC (NYSE:DEO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/27/2017semiannual$1.192.11%2/22/20172/24/20174/11/2017
7/29/2016$0.198/10/20168/12/201610/12/2016
1/28/2016$1.302/24/20162/26/20164/12/2016
2/5/2015semiannual$1.302.21%2/25/20152/27/20154/10/2015
8/5/2014special$2.162.19%8/13/20148/15/201410/7/2014
1/31/2014semiannual$1.302.16%2/26/20142/28/20144/10/2014
8/5/2013semiannual$1.792.77%8/14/20138/16/201310/8/2013
2/1/2013special$1.152/27/20133/1/20134/12/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Diageo PLC (NYSE:DEO)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Diageo PLC (NYSE:DEO)
DateHeadline
News IconAnalysts Peer Into Their Crystal Balls For Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO): Where Is It headed? - Winfield Review (NYSE:DEO)
winfieldreview.com - February 23 at 4:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCrown Royal Turns Mardi Gras Trash into Treats and Treasure (NYSE:DEO)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 4:40 PM
News IconBeverages – Wineries & Distillers: Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) Position of the day (NYSE:DEO)
twincountynews.com - February 22 at 4:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBubbly And Spirited: 2016's Alcohol Review Overflowing With Good News (NYSE:DEO)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 4:56 PM
nasdaq.com logoDiageo plc (DEO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 22, 2017 - Nasdaq (NYSE:DEO)
www.nasdaq.com - February 22 at 5:46 AM
News IconMarket Review: Focusing on These Shares: Diageo plc (DEO) - Rives Journal (NYSE:DEO)
rivesjournal.com - February 16 at 2:29 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 5:34 PM
News IconShares of Diageo plc (DEO) Sees Large Inflow of Net Money Flow ... - Highland Mirror (NYSE:DEO)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 13 at 5:23 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAustralia's Treasury Wine posts record half-year profit on U.S., China demand (NYSE:DEO)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 5:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTreasury 1H profit up 132.4% to $136.2m (NYSE:DEO)
au.finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 5:23 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Greene King is in my ‘buy zone’ but Diageo isn’t (NYSE:DEO)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 3:14 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoPernod Ricard H1 profits lifted by solid demand in China and U.S. (NYSE:DEO)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 3:10 AM
bizjournals.com logoWhat is Diageo — and what does it have to do with the new Guinness brewery? (NYSE:DEO)
www.bizjournals.com - February 1 at 5:13 PM
thestreet.com logoDiageo Expands Guinness Brand With Maryland Brewery (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 5:13 PM
capitalcube.com logoDiageo Plc :DEO-US: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2016 : February 1, 2017 (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 5:13 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEnhancing Yield On Diageo With Covered Calls Using LEAPS (NYSE:DEO)
seekingalpha.com - February 1 at 3:26 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDiageo returns to Irish whiskey market with Roe & Co (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 3:25 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDiageo Announces Intention to Bring Highly Successful Guinness Open Gate Brewery Concept to US Shores (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 3:25 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoDiageo to make new Guinness beers for US market (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 3:25 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoDiageo to make new Guinness beers for U.S. market (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 3:25 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] Diageo to Launch New Irish Whiskey Brand (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 3:25 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] A Guinness Brewery for the U.S. (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 3:25 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDiageo plc downgraded by Liberum (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 30 at 10:37 PM
News IconAnalysts Take the Wheel on Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) Shares and Where They Might Be Headed - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:DEO)
aikenadvocate.com - January 30 at 5:37 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWeakness Of The Pound Helps Diageo Beat Estimates - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:DEO)
seekingalpha.com - January 29 at 4:46 PM
News IconIs Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (NYSE:DEO)
twincountynews.com - January 27 at 6:12 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoEast African Breweries says tax-induced drop in beer demand only temporary (NYSE:DEO)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - January 27 at 6:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDiageo (DEO) First Half 2017 Sales Gain on Higher Volume (NYSE:DEO)
finance.yahoo.com - January 27 at 6:12 PM
News IconDiageo's Stock Gains on Strong Half-Year Sales Boosted by Weak Pound (NYSE:DEO)
diy-home-garden.com - January 27 at 3:59 AM
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twincountynews.com - January 26 at 10:57 PM
News IconDiageo has 4.4% sales rise in six months to end December (NYSE:DEO)
itapunta.com - January 26 at 5:56 PM
News IconDiageo sales top expectations as United States business improves (NYSE:DEO)
avauncer.com - January 26 at 5:56 PM
News IconDiageo profits soar as favourable exchange rates pour life into drinks giant (NYSE:DEO)
cote-ivoire.com - January 26 at 5:56 PM
News IconDiageo Profit Rises as US Spirit Sales Climb (NYSE:DEO)
thecelebritytruth.com - January 26 at 5:56 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoShould I top up with Diageo plc after 28% profit growth? (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 26 at 5:56 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Investing in Whisky? Future of Scotch Looking Golden Again (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 26 at 5:56 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoKenya's East African Breweries H1 after-tax profit up slightly (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 26 at 5:56 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoM&A boost helps European shares stay at one-year high (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 26 at 5:56 PM
marketwatch.com logoFTSE 100 closes slightly lower as wave of earnings hit (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 26 at 5:56 PM
rttnews.com logoDiageo H1 Profit Up 8% On Higher Sales - Quick Facts (NYSE:DEO)
www.rttnews.com - January 26 at 3:52 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDiageo CEO: Feel confident in our numbers, strategy deliv... (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 26 at 3:52 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoHope to extend market leader position in spirits: Diageo ... (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 26 at 3:52 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoUS spirits market is a very attractive market: Diageo CEO... (NYSE:DEO)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 26 at 3:52 AM
thestreet.com logoDiageo Half-Year Sales Boosted by Weak Pound, Strong U.S. Spirits Market (NYSE:DEO)
www.thestreet.com - January 26 at 3:52 AM
cnbc.com logoDiageo CEO confirms targets despite 'rocky' world, says Americans now 'drinking better' (NYSE:DEO)
www.cnbc.com - January 26 at 3:52 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoDiageo reports better than expected half-year sales growth (NYSE:DEO)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 3:52 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] Diageo Profit Rises as U.S. Spirit Sales Climb (NYSE:DEO)
www.wsj.com - January 26 at 3:52 AM
News IconShares of Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) Sees Large Inflow of Net Money Flow - Highland Mirror (NYSE:DEO)
www.highlandmirror.com - January 25 at 3:25 AM
nasdaq.com logoBullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - DEO (NYSE:DEO)
www.nasdaq.com - January 24 at 5:22 PM
News IconDiageo plc (NYSE:DEO) from Beverages – Wineries & Distillers – Todays Top Gains (NYSE:DEO)
twincountynews.com - January 24 at 5:22 PM

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What is Diageo PLC's stock symbol?

Diageo PLC trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DEO."

How often does Diageo PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Diageo PLC?

Diageo PLC announced a semiannual dividend on Friday, January 27th. Investors of record on Friday, February 24th will be given a dividend of $1.1916 per share on Tuesday, April 11th. This represents a yield of 2.11%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 22nd.

Where is Diageo PLC's stock going? Where will Diageo PLC's stock price be in 2017?

11 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Diageo PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from $185.00 to $185.00. On average, they expect Diageo PLC's stock price to reach $185.00 in the next twelve months.

Who owns Diageo PLC stock?

Diageo PLC's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd (0.13%), Gabelli Funds LLC (0.13%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (0.11%), Capital Guardian Trust Co. (0.09%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.08%) and Gardner Russo & Gardner LLC (0.08%).

Who sold Diageo PLC stock? Who is selling Diageo PLC stock?

Diageo PLC's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gardner Russo & Gardner LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Systematic Financial Management LP, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Osterweis Capital Management Inc., First Republic Investment Management Inc., Arrowpoint Asset Management LLC and FMR LLC.

Who bought Diageo PLC stock? Who is buying Diageo PLC stock?

Diageo PLC's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Baird Financial Group Inc., Janus Capital Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Two Sigma Investments LP, RBO & Co. LLC, Capital Guardian Trust Co., Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C and Pinnacle Associates Ltd..

How do I buy Diageo PLC stock?

Shares of Diageo PLC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Diageo PLC stock cost?

One share of Diageo PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $114.77.

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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff