Bryan, Garnier & Co reissued their neutral rating on shares of Diageo plc (LON:DGE) in a research report released on Friday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 2,210 ($27.29) price objective on the stock.

Several other research analysts have also weighed in on DGE. Whitman Howard reiterated a hold rating and set a GBX 2,250 ($27.79) target price on shares of Diageo plc in a report on Friday. Goldman Sachs Group Inc reiterated a neutral rating and set a GBX 2,185 ($26.99) target price on shares of Diageo plc in a report on Friday, January 27th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an overweight rating and set a GBX 2,500 ($30.88) target price on shares of Diageo plc in a report on Monday, January 30th. BNP Paribas set a GBX 2,250 ($27.79) target price on Diageo plc and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Wednesday, December 14th. Finally, Beaufort Securities lifted their target price on Diageo plc from GBX 2,400 ($29.64) to GBX 2,500 ($30.88) and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Friday, January 27th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating and thirteen have issued a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus target price of GBX 2,311.43 ($28.55).

Analyst Recommendations for Diageo plc (LON:DGE)

Shares of Diageo plc (LON:DGE) traded up 0.39% on Friday, hitting GBX 2328.00. The stock had a trading volume of 2,431,423 shares. The firm’s 50 day moving average is GBX 2,255.96 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 2,151.12. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 58.46 billion. Diageo plc has a one year low of GBX 1,737.00 and a one year high of GBX 2,348.09.

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The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, April 6th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 23rd will be paid a GBX 23.70 ($0.29) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.07%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 23rd.

Diageo plc Company Profile

Diageo 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.

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