DEO - Diageo plc

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
141.77
+0.27 (+0.19%)
At close: 4:02PM EST

141.77 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 4:37PM EST

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Previous Close141.50
Open142.08
Bid136.75 x 100
Ask144.00 x 100
Day's Range140.96 - 142.72
52 Week Range131.22 - 151.31
Volume256,399
Avg. Volume340,887
Market Cap84.844B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.53
PE Ratio (TTM)22.14
EPS (TTM)6.40
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield4.20 (2.95%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-08-09
1y Target Est156.32
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  • Diageo North America Announces 2018 Supplier Awards
    PR Newswireyesterday

    Diageo North America Announces 2018 Supplier Awards

    Diageo honors top performing supply partners at 8th annual gala BALTIMORE , Nov. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Diageo North America, a global leader in beverage alcohol, announced its 2018 Supplier Awards during ...

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    Stock Market News For Nov 13, 2018

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  • Diageo to Offload 19 Brands to Sazerac, Can This Aid Growth?
    Zacksyesterday

    Diageo to Offload 19 Brands to Sazerac, Can This Aid Growth?

    Diageo (DEO) agrees to sell its 19 brands, including Seagram's VO whiskey, to Sazerac for a total consideration of $550 million.

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    [$$] Diageo to Sell 19 Brands Amid Focus on Premium Spirits

    LONDON—Diageo PLC is selling a portfolio of 19 brands, including Seagram’s VO whiskey and cinnamon schnapps Goldschläger, to Sazerac Co. for $550 million as it pivots toward premium brands and higher-growth products. The world’s largest liquor maker, which owns Johnnie Walker whisky and Tanqueray gin, said Monday it would return net proceeds of about £340 million ($441 million) to investors through share buybacks. Diageo hired bankers earlier this year to sell the portfolio, which also includes Myers’s rum, Popov vodka and Romana Sambuca.

  • TheStreet.com2 days ago

    Guinness Maker Diageo Sells Off 19 Brands for $550 Million

    -- maker of drinks Guinness and Captain Morgan -- is selling off 19 brands to family owned alcoholic beverage maker Sazerac for up to $550 million. Among the brands Diageo is selling are big name beverages Seagram's VO, Seagram's 83, Seagram's Five Star, Myers's, Parrot Bay, Romana Sambuca, Popov, Yukon Jack, Goldschlager, Stirrings, The Club, Scoresby, Black Haus, Peligroso, Relska, Grind, Piehole, Booth's and John Begg.

  • The Wall Street Journal2 days ago

    [$$] Liquor Deal Will Give Diageo a Slight Hangover

    , which owns Johnnie Walker, Crown Royal and other brands, said Monday it would sell 19 less successful labels to privately owned distiller Sazerac for $550 million. Diageo is getting three times sales for Seagram’s VO Canadian whisky, Goldschlager cinnamon schnapps and other brands.

  • Reuters2 days ago

    Diageo to sell 19 brands to U.S.-based Sazerac for $550 million

    Diageo, also known for Smirnoff vodka and Guinness stout, said on Monday it would return the net proceeds of about 340 million pounds ($438 million) to shareholders through a share repurchase. The sale, which also includes whisky brands such as Seagram's 83, Seagram's Five Star and Jamaican rum Myers's, will reduce Diageo's pre-exceptional earnings per share by 1.9 pence per share in the first full financial year after closing.

  • Reuters2 days ago

    Diageo to sell 19 brands to U.S.-based Sazerac for $550 mln

    Diageo Plc is selling 19 lower-end spirits brands including Seagrams VO Canadian whisky and Goldschlager cinnamon schnapps to U.S.-based Sazerac for $550 million, as it focuses on its premium labels such as Johnnie Walker in the United States. The divestiture is the latest move from the world's largest spirits company to trim its portfolio and concentrate more closely on its core business. Diageo, also known for Smirnoff vodka and Guinness stout, said on Monday it would return the net proceeds of about 340 million pounds ($438 million) to shareholders through a share repurchase.

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  • Financial Times3 days ago

    [$$] Diageo sells portfolio of US brands in bid to boost growth

    Diageo will continue to manufacture five of the brands on behalf of Sazerac for 10 years, while the rest will transfer over within one year of completion. Diageo, the world’s biggest distiller, said the deal was expected to close in early 2019 and proceeds would be returned to shareholders in the form of share buybacks. Kathryn Mikells, chief financial officer, said Diageo had received multiple bids and was pleased with the results of the “very competitive sales process” that valued the brands at about three times sales.

  • ACCESSWIRE3 days ago

    Diageo Sells Portfolio of Brands

    LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / November 12, 2018 / Diageo has agreed the sale of nineteen brands in an agreement with Sazerac for an aggregate consideration of $550 million. The net proceeds of approximately £340 million, after tax and transaction costs, will be returned to shareholders through a share repurchase following completion, which will be incremental to the previously announced programme of up to £2bn. Ivan Menezes, Chief Executive of Diageo, said: "Diageo has a clear strategy to deliver consistent efficient growth and value creation for our shareholders.

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  • Crown Royal Launches Its Largest Generosity Campaign To-Date - The Crown Royal Purple Bag Project - With Support From Multi-Platinum Selling Country Artist Thomas Rhett
    PR Newswire13 days ago

    Crown Royal Launches Its Largest Generosity Campaign To-Date - The Crown Royal Purple Bag Project - With Support From Multi-Platinum Selling Country Artist Thomas Rhett

    NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- For nearly a decade, Crown Royal has shipped its iconic purple bags filled with essentials to service members overseas. This year, the brand will expand its efforts with The Crown Royal Purple Bag Project, the brand's largest generosity commitment, inspiring people to give generously one bag at a time. Crown Royal is joining forces with country music superstar Thomas Rhett to distribute 1 million care packages to active duty service members and those affected by natural disasters by 2020.

  • Simply Wall St.17 days ago

    How Financially Strong Is Diageo plc (LON:DGE)?

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  • Simply Wall St.26 days ago

    Has Diageo plc (LON:DGE) Improved Earnings Growth In Recent Times?

    For investors, increase in profitability and industry-beating performance can be essential considerations in an investment. Below, I will examine Diageo plc’s (LON:DGE) track record on a high level, to give Read More...

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    Should You Expect Diageo plc (LON:DGE) To Continue Delivering An ROE Of 27%?

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  • OMG, Gluten-Free And Non-GMO?! Smirnoff™ Collaborates With Ted Danson, Jenna Fischer And Jonathan Van Ness To Announce Smirnoff No. 21 Vodka Is Now Non-GMO
    PR Newswirelast month

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    NORWALK, Conn., Oct. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- As the world's No. 1 vodka, Smirnoff has proven that award-winning vodka can be available to everyone. Now the brand is proudly announcing that its base vodka, Smirnoff No. 21, which has always been gluten-free, is now also made with non-GMO grain, specifically non-GMO corn. As the brand dedicated to bringing fun times to everyone, Smirnoff is now offering its same quality No. 21 vodka recipe, now non-GMO, without changing the suggested retail price - because why shouldn't everyone be able to enjoy a quality vodka without having to break the bank?!

  • Motley Foollast month

    Diageo Debuts a Scotch Whisky Inspired by "Game of Thrones"

    When you own the Johnnie Walker brand, that potential marketing tie-in begs to be exploited.

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    Sean "Diddy" Combs And The Makers Of CÎROC™ Ultra Premium Vodka Toast Culture Creators With New Limited Edition CÎROC Black Raspberry

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  • Diageo to sell 19 brands to Sazerac for $550 mln
    Reuters Videos2 days ago

    Diageo to sell 19 brands to Sazerac for $550 mln

    The world's largest spirits company, Diageo, is selling 19 lower-end spirits brands to Sazerac for $550 million, to focus on its premium labels, including Johnnie Walker. Fred Katayama reports.