Diageo (DGEAF) Receives a Hold from RBC Capital

RBC Capital analyst James Edwardes Jones maintained a Hold rating on Diageo (DGEAFResearch Report) on June 4 and set a price target of £27.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $47.50, close to its 52-week high of $48.92.

Jones has an average return of 17.0% when recommending Diageo.

According to TipRanks.com, Jones is ranked #2924 out of 7544 analysts.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Diageo is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $48.45.

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The company has a one-year high of $48.92 and a one-year low of $31.40. Currently, Diageo has an average volume of 10.74K.

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Diageo Plc engages in the production and distribution of alcoholic beverages. Its brands include Johnnie Walker, Crown Royal, JeB, Buchanan’s, Windsor and Bushmills whiskies, Smirnoff, Ciroc and Ketel One vodkas, Captain Morgan, Baileys, Don Julio, Tanqueray, and Guinness. It operates through the following geographical segments: North America; Europe and Turkey; Africa; Latin America and Caribbean; Asia Pacific; ISC; and Corporate and Other. The company was founded on October 21, 1886 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.