DEO - Diageo plc

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
141.39
-2.57 (-1.79%)
At close: 4:02PM EST

141.39 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 4:17PM EST

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Previous Close143.96
Open142.81
Bid90.00 x 1000
Ask0.00 x 1100
Day's Range141.34 - 142.84
52 Week Range131.22 - 151.31
Volume539,951
Avg. Volume360,925
Market Cap86.329B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.53
PE Ratio (TTM)22.08
EPS (TTM)6.40
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield4.20 (2.97%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-08-09
1y Target Est156.32
Trade prices are not sourced from all markets
  • Diageo to sell 19 brands to Sazerac for $550 mln
    Reuters Videoslast month

    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 to build new whiskey distillery in Kentucky
    Associated Pressyesterday

    Diageo to build new whiskey distillery in Kentucky

    Spirits giant Diageo is taking a deeper plunge into bourbon and American whiskey production with plans for a new distillery in Kentucky. The $130 million venture includes plans to build a distillery and warehousing on an approximately 144-acre site at Lebanon in Marion County, the company said Thursday. Diageo officials said the goal is to start production in 2021.

  • 4 Reasons Why Pot Stocks & ETF Could Be on a High in 2019
    Zacks2 days ago

    4 Reasons Why Pot Stocks & ETF Could Be on a High in 2019

    These are the factors that could send marijuana stocks and ETF high in 2019.

  • Simply Wall St.2 days ago

    Diageo plc (LON:DGE) Insiders Increased Their Holdings

    We often see insiders buying up shares in companies that perform well over the long term. The flip side of that is that there are more than a few examples Read More...

  • Reuters2 days ago

    Activist fund Elliott set to shake up drinks giant Pernod

    LONDON/PARIS (Reuters) - Elliott Management has built up a stake in Pernod Ricard and called on the family-backed French drinks company to boost profit margins and improve returns for investors. Elliott said on Wednesday its stake in Pernod Ricard was just over 2.5 percent, its first holding in a French blue-chip, worth around 930 million euros ($1.05 billion). The fund also said it had met Pernod Chairman and CEO Alexandre Ricard to discuss the way ahead.

  • The Wall Street Journal3 days ago

    [$$] Elliott Can't Pick a Fight With Pernod Ricard

    ’s fund has built a $1.1 billion stake in the owner of Jameson Whiskey and Absolut Vodka. Pernod is no basket case. Its sales increased 10% in the latest quarter versus the comparable quarter of 2017, stripping out currency and portfolio changes--better than Diageo managed.

  • Hey Elliott, Guinness Is Good for You
    Bloomberg3 days ago

    Hey Elliott, Guinness Is Good for You

    If Elliott wants to shake up a drinks group, Diageo Plc is a better candidate. The activist’s argument for Pernod is that its revenue growth isn't being matched by a sufficient uplift in profit. Consequently, the operating margin is 5 percentage points short of Diageo's.

  • Activist fund Elliott set to shake up drinks giant Pernod
    Reuters3 days ago

    Activist fund Elliott set to shake up drinks giant Pernod

    LONDON/PARIS (Reuters) - Elliott Management has taken a stake in Pernod Ricard (PERP.PA) and wants the family-backed French drinks company to try to improve its performance via cost cuts and a potential merger with a rival. Elliott said on Wednesday its stake in Pernod Ricard was just over 2.5 percent, its first holding in a French blue-chip, worth around 930 million euros (837.2 million pounds). The fund also said it had met Pernod Chairman and CEO Alexandre Ricard to discuss the way ahead.

  • Financial Times3 days ago

    [$$] Hedge fund Elliott builds €1bn stake in Pernod Ricard

    in an attempt to push the French drinks group to improve margins and corporate governance that drew a frosty response from the French government. Shares in Pernod, the world’s second-biggest spirits group, closed 5.9 per cent higher after Elliott chose to reveal it had amassed a stake of more than 2.5 per cent, now worth about €1bn.

  • Diageo North America Receives A 2018 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Green Supply Chain Award
    PR Newswire4 days ago

    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 Newswire7 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 Fool12 days ago

    Diageo Makes Its Move to Dominate Premium Spirits

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

  • The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Merck, Mastercard, Salesforce, Diageo and State Street
    Zacks15 days ago

    The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Merck, Mastercard, Salesforce, Diageo and State Street

    The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Merck, Mastercard, Salesforce, Diageo and State Street

  • 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 Newswire15 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 Fool17 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.22 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...

  • Barrons.com28 days ago

    Crunch Time for Brexit: What U.S. Investors Need to Know

    Theresa May’s plan to exit the European Union looks troubled, and the speculation about what could come next has been frenzied. Yet U.K. multinationals and some other British stocks still look attractive.

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

    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...

  • Diageo North America Announces 2018 Supplier Awards
    PR Newswirelast month

    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
    Zackslast month

    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?
    Zackslast month

    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 Journallast month

    [$$] 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.comlast month

    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 Journallast month

    [$$] 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.

  • Reuterslast month

    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.