Insider Buying: Diageo plc (DGE.L) (LON:DGE) Insider Purchases 277 Shares of Stock


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Diageo plc (DGE.L) (LON:DGE) insider Javier Ferrán purchased 277 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, January 11th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 2,984 ($38.99) per share, with a total value of £8,265.68 ($10,799.16).

Javier Ferrán also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Thursday, December 10th, Javier Ferrán purchased 276 shares of Diageo plc (DGE.L) stock. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 3,000 ($39.20) per share, with a total value of £8,280 ($10,817.87).
  • On Tuesday, November 10th, Javier Ferrán purchased 289 shares of Diageo plc (DGE.L) stock. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 2,859 ($37.35) per share, with a total value of £8,262.51 ($10,795.02).

Shares of DGE stock opened at GBX 2,931 ($38.29) on Thursday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.85, a current ratio of 1.77 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 204.61. Diageo plc has a 52 week low of GBX 2,050.60 ($26.79) and a 52 week high of GBX 3,297 ($43.08). The stock has a market capitalization of £68.57 billion and a PE ratio of 48.93. The firm has a 50 day moving average of GBX 2,947.58 and a two-hundred day moving average of GBX 2,746.72.

A number of analysts have recently issued reports on DGE shares. Royal Bank of Canada set a GBX 2,400 ($31.36) price target on shares of Diageo plc (DGE.L) and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a report on Monday, September 28th. Morgan Stanley restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 3,500 ($45.73) price target on shares of Diageo plc (DGE.L) in a report on Friday, November 27th. Jefferies Financial Group reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 3,500 ($45.73) target price on shares of Diageo plc (DGE.L) in a report on Wednesday. Bank of America reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 3,600 ($47.03) target price on shares of Diageo plc (DGE.L) in a report on Friday, January 8th. Finally, Kepler Capital Markets reiterated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 2,900 ($37.89) target price on shares of Diageo plc (DGE.L) in a report on Wednesday, November 11th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and thirteen have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Diageo plc (DGE.L) presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 3,101.05 ($40.52).

About Diageo plc (DGE.L)

Diageo plc, together with its subsidiaries, produces, markets, and sells alcoholic beverages. The company offers scotch, whisky, gin, vodka, rum, ready to drink products, Irish cream liqueur, raki, liqueur, wine, tequila, Canadian whisky, American whiskey, adult beverages, cachaça, spirits, and brandy, as well as beer, including cider and non-alcoholic products.

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