NYSE:DEO - Diageo Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $142.05 +0.56 (+0.40 %) (As of 12/12/2018 03:16 AM ET)Previous Close$141.49Today's Range$141.32 - $142.6052-Week Range$131.22 - $151.30Volume317,700 shsAverage Volume391,484 shsMarket Capitalization$87.92 billionP/E Ratio22.37Dividend Yield2.96%Beta0.63 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Diageo plc, together with its subsidiaries, produces, markets, and sells alcoholic beverages worldwide. The company offers a collection of brands across spirits, beer, cider, and wine categories. Its brands include Johnnie Walker, Crown Royal, J&B, Buchanan's and Windsor whiskies, Smirnoff, Cîroc and Ketel One vodkas, Captain Morgan, Baileys, Don Julio, Bundaberg, McDowell's No. 1, Black & White, Shui Jing Fang, Grand Old Parr, Ypióca, Lagavulin, Cîroc, Bulleit Bourbon, Ron Zacapa Centenario XO, The Singleton of Glen Ord, Casamigos, Talisker, Tanqueray, and Guinness. The company also provides adult beverages and non-alcoholic products. Diageo plc was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom. Receive DEO News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for DEO and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Beverages Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConsumer Staples Current SymbolNYSE:DEO Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.diageo.com Phone44-20-8978-6000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.71 Current Ratio1.37 Quick Ratio0.58 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio22.37 Forward P/E Ratio20.80 P/E Growth2.6 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$16.38 billion Price / Sales5.40 Cash Flow$7.4763 per share Price / Cash Flow19.00 Book Value$25.35 per share Price / Book5.60 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/A Miscellaneous Employees30,761 Outstanding Shares622,290,000Market Cap$87.92 billion OptionableOptionable Diageo (NYSE:DEO) Frequently Asked Questions What is Diageo's stock symbol? Diageo trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DEO." How often does Diageo pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Diageo? Diageo announced a semiannual dividend on Friday, July 27th. Investors of record on Friday, August 10th will be paid a dividend of $2.1297 per share on Wednesday, October 10th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 9th. This is a positive change from Diageo's previous semiannual dividend of $1.42. View Diageo's Dividend History. What price target have analysts set for DEO? 10 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Diageo's stock. Their forecasts range from $149.00 to $168.00. On average, they expect Diageo's share price to reach $160.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Diageo. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Diageo? 10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Diageo in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Diageo. Has Diageo been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about DEO stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Diageo earned a news sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Diageo's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Diageo include The Coca-Cola (KO), PepsiCo (PEP), LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMUY), AMBEV S A/S (ABEV), Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP), Constellation Brands (STZ.B), Constellation Brands (STZ), Brown-Forman (BF.B), COCA COLA AMATI/ADR (CCLAY), Crimson Wine Group (CWGL), Eastside Distilling (EAST), Willamette Valley Vineyards (WVVI), Jones Soda Co. ( USA ) (JSDA), Truett-Hurst (THST) and Pacific Ventures Group (PACV). Who are Diageo's key executives? Diageo's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Ivan M. Menezes, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 59)Ms. Kathryn A. Mikells, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 52)Ms. Yvonne Harrison, Corp. Information OfficerMs. Sharon Rolston, Group Controller & Head of Investor RelationsMs. Siobhan Moriarty, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 56) Who are Diageo's major shareholders? Diageo's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.59%), Morgan Stanley (0.58%), Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. (0.52%), The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (0.17%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.15%) and Deutsche Bank AG (0.15%). Which institutional investors are selling Diageo stock? DEO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Morgan Stanley, Nuance Investments LLC, Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc. and HM Payson & Co.. Which institutional investors are buying Diageo stock? DEO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Rehmann Capital Advisory Group, Deutsche Bank AG, Clearbridge Investments LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Randolph Co Inc. How do I buy shares of Diageo? Shares of DEO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Diageo's stock price today? One share of DEO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $142.05. How big of a company is Diageo? Diageo has a market capitalization of $87.92 billion and generates $16.38 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $4.07 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.35 on an earnings per share basis. Diageo employs 30,761 workers across the globe. What is Diageo's official website? The official website for Diageo is http://www.diageo.com. How can I contact Diageo? Diageo's mailing address is LAKESIDE DRIVE PARK ROYAL, LONDON X0, NW10 7HQ. The company can be reached via phone at 44-20-8978-6000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Diageo (NYSE DEO)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 145 (Thanks for Voting!)Underperform Votes: 138 (Thanks for Voting!)Total Votes: 283MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Diageo and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DEO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DEO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the yield curve?