Diageo plc (LON:DGE) Insider Javier Ferrán Buys 314 Shares

Diageo plc (LON:DGEGet Free Report) insider Javier Ferrán purchased 314 shares of Diageo stock in a transaction on Monday, June 10th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 2,640 ($33.62) per share, with a total value of £8,289.60 ($10,555.97).

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

  • On Friday, May 10th, Javier Ferrán purchased 292 shares of Diageo stock. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 2,836 ($36.11) per share, with a total value of £8,281.12 ($10,545.17).

Diageo Stock Down 2.4 %

Shares of DGE opened at GBX 2,607 ($33.20) on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 190.59, a quick ratio of 0.62 and a current ratio of 1.58. The firm has a market capitalization of £57.88 billion, a P/E ratio of 1,810.42, a P/E/G ratio of 1.58 and a beta of 0.33. The company has a 50-day simple moving average of GBX 2,765.21 and a 200-day simple moving average of GBX 2,825.48. Diageo plc has a 52 week low of GBX 2,563 ($32.64) and a 52 week high of GBX 3,509 ($44.68).

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Several brokerages recently weighed in on DGE. Barclays raised their target price on Diageo from GBX 3,550 ($45.21) to GBX 3,640 ($46.35) and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 1st. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Diageo in a research report on Monday, February 26th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Diageo in a report on Tuesday, April 30th. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group reiterated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 2,900 ($36.93) price objective on shares of Diageo in a report on Thursday, April 18th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat.com, Diageo has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 3,058 ($38.94).

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About Diageo

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Diageo plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the production, marketing, and sale of alcoholic beverages. It offers scotch, gin, vodka, rum, raki, liqueur, wine, tequila, Chinese white spirits, cachaça, and brandy, as well as beer, including cider and flavoured malt beverages. The company also provides Canadian, Irish, American, and Indian-Made Foreign Liquor whiskies, as well as ready to drink and non-alcoholic products.

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