Diageo plc (LON:DGE) insider Kathryn Mikells acquired 7 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 11th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 2,644 ($35.59) per share, with a total value of £185.08 ($249.10).

Kathryn Mikells also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, November 10th, Kathryn Mikells acquired 9 shares of Diageo stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 2,572 ($34.62) per share, with a total value of £231.48 ($311.55).
  • On Tuesday, October 10th, Kathryn Mikells acquired 9 shares of Diageo stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 2,560 ($34.45) per share, with a total value of £230.40 ($310.09).

Shares of Diageo plc (LON:DGE) traded up GBX 3.50 ($0.05) during trading hours on Monday, reaching GBX 2,639 ($35.52). 1,790,759 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 3,890,000. Diageo plc has a one year low of GBX 2,023 ($27.23) and a one year high of GBX 2,677.50 ($36.04).

A number of research firms recently weighed in on DGE. Goldman Sachs Group set a GBX 2,460 ($33.11) price objective on shares of Diageo and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “sell” rating and issued a GBX 2,000 ($26.92) price objective on shares of Diageo in a research note on Friday. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 2,840 ($38.22) price objective on shares of Diageo in a research note on Wednesday, December 6th. J P Morgan Chase & Co reaffirmed an “overweight” rating and issued a price objective on shares of Diageo in a research note on Wednesday, December 6th. Finally, UBS set a GBX 2,880 ($38.76) price target on shares of Diageo and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 29th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and fourteen have given a buy rating to the stock. Diageo has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 2,587.86 ($34.83).

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Diageo 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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