DGE.L - Diageo plc

LSE - LSE Delayed Price. Currency in GBp
2,826.50
+26.00 (+0.93%)
At close: 4:35PM GMT
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Previous Close2,800.50
Open2,811.50
Bid2,798.00 x 111900
Ask2,840.00 x 382000
Day's Range2,803.00 - 2,837.00
52 Week Range2,345.50 - 2,885.00
Volume3,961,328
Avg. Volume5,035,511
Market Cap68.667B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.07
PE Ratio (TTM)23.34
EPS (TTM)121.10
Earnings DateJan 31, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.65 (2.32%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-08-09
1y Target Est2,904.00
  • Diageo to sell 19 brands to Sazerac for $550 mln
    Reuters Videos29 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.

  • Diageo North America Receives A 2018 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Green Supply Chain Award
    PR Newswireyesterday

    Diageo North America Receives A 2018 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Green Supply Chain Award

    Diageo recognized for second consecutive year for achieving sustainability goals within its operations and supply chain NORWALK, Conn. , Dec. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Diageo North America, a global leader ...

  • PR Newswire4 days ago

    Bulleit Taps Next Generation Technology To 3D Print The Bar And Cocktail Experience Of The Future In Latest Frontier Works Project

    OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In recent years, Bulleit Frontier Whiskey has partnered with its friends on the cultural frontier to create awe-inspiring projects through its Frontier Works platform. From the first ever tattoo billboard collaboration, to the rebirth of neon, and let's not forget the groundbreaking impression art works, Bulleit Frontier Works is a series of projects and collaborations with modern cultural creators. Last night, Bulleit took it to the next level by uniting art, design, cocktails, music, new age lighting and next generation technology to unveil its latest Frontier Work – The Bulleit 3D Printed Frontier- a series of private, invite-only events held at the historic Sixteenth Street Station in Oakland.  The magic of The Bulleit 3D Printed Frontier is found in the deep collaboration with some of culture's most inspiring, boundary breaking artists and makers.

  • Diageo Makes Its Move to Dominate Premium Spirits
    Motley Fool9 days ago

    Diageo Makes Its Move to Dominate Premium Spirits

    Already the world's biggest distiller, Diageo only wants to sell the best.

  • Captain Morgan and Chief Party Officer Adam Devine Are Bringing Their Yuletide Joy To Your Holiday Party for the Ultimate Captain's Night In!
    PR Newswire12 days ago

    Captain Morgan and Chief Party Officer Adam Devine Are Bringing Their Yuletide Joy To Your Holiday Party for the Ultimate Captain's Night In!

    YOUR CITY, USA, Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- It isn't a holiday party until you add Captain Morgan and Adam Devine, so this season, they're hitting up (er, crashing) one lucky house party for the person with the most holiday cheer. Before they set off on this merry adventure, they must identify someone who conveys the Captain's sense of fun and they're turning to Captain Morgan fans for help. Adult party throwers (21 years and older) can tell us why Captain Morgan and Adam need to "crash" their house party by following and commenting on the Captain Morgan brand's Instagram account, @CaptainMorganUSA, and using the hashtag #CaptainsNightInContest.

  • This Might Be the Most Anticipated Marijuana Deal of 2019
    Motley Fool13 days ago

    This Might Be the Most Anticipated Marijuana Deal of 2019

    This $88 billion beverage giant was rumored to be looking for a cannabis partner earlier this year.

  • Is Diageo plc’s (LON:DGE) CEO Paid At A Competitive Rate?
    Simply Wall St.18 days ago

    Is Diageo plc’s (LON:DGE) CEO Paid At A Competitive Rate?

    In 2013 Ivan Menezes was appointed CEO of Diageo plc (LON:DGE). This analysis aims first to contrast CEO compensation with other large companies. Next, we’ll consider growth that the business Read More...

  • UK business backs May's Brexit deal but plans for the worst
    Reuters25 days ago

    UK business backs May's Brexit deal but plans for the worst

    LONDON/PARIS (Reuters) - UK business lined up to help Prime Minister Theresa May sell her draft Brexit agreement but continued to plan for Britain to crash out of the European Union without a deal as May fought for her political survival on Friday. "This agreement is only a draft," Rolls Royce Chief Executive Warren East told BBC radio. Europe's largest aerospace group, Airbus (AIR.PA), is working on the assumption of a no-deal Brexit, according to a staff memo seen by Reuters.

  • Business bosses alarmed as resignations imperil Brexit deal
    Reuters26 days ago

    Business bosses alarmed as resignations imperil Brexit deal

    Business leaders expressed growing alarm on Thursday as a draft Brexit agreement seen as the only chance of preserving some stability in UK-EU trading threatened to unravel, sending stock prices and the pound plunging. Just 12 hours after British Prime Minister Theresa May announced that her cabinet had agreed to the terms of the draft agreement, Brexit minister Dominic Raab and work and pensions minister Esther McVey quit, saying they could not support it. "We must therefore continue to prepare for the worst-case scenario, which is what a no-deal Brexit would represent.

  • Here’s What Diageo plc’s (LON:DGE) P/E Ratio Is Telling Us
    Simply Wall St.27 days ago

    Here’s What Diageo plc’s (LON:DGE) P/E Ratio Is Telling Us

    This article is written for those who want to get better at using price to earnings ratios (P/E ratios). We’ll show how you can use Diageo plc’s (LON:DGE) P/E ratio Read More...

  • Reuters27 days ago

    Elon Musk's 'Teslaquila' drink faces clash with Mexican tequila industry

    One of the world's richest people and chief executive of Tesla, Musk is known for ambitious and cutting-edge projects ranging from auto electrification and rocket-building to high-speed transit tunnels. Now it seems that Musk could be setting his sights on disrupting the multibillion-dollar tequila industry. Not so fast, said Mexico's Tequila Regulatory Council (CRT).

  • Diageo North America Announces 2018 Supplier Awards
    PR Newswire28 days ago

    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 ...

  • Stock Market News For Nov 13, 2018
    Zacks28 days ago

    Stock Market News For Nov 13, 2018

    U.S. stock markets plunged on Monday as record drop in shares of Apple and Goldman Sachs, and precipitous decline of crude oil price significantly dented investor confidence

  • Diageo to Offload 19 Brands to Sazerac, Can This Aid Growth?
    Zacks28 days ago

    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 Journal29 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.com29 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 Journal29 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.

  • Reuters29 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.

  • Reuters29 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.

  • ACCESSWIRElast month

    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.

  • 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 Newswirelast month

    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.