Diageo (DGEAF) Receives a Hold from RBC Capital

In a report issued on August 4, James Edwardes Jones from RBC Capital maintained a Hold rating on Diageo (DGEAFResearch Report), with a price target of £27.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $33.86.

Jones has an average return of 16.9% when recommending Diageo.

According to TipRanks.com, Jones is ranked #4004 out of 6881 analysts.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Diageo is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $37.39, representing a 10.1% upside. In a report issued on August 3, Citigroup also maintained a Hold rating on the stock with a p3000.00 price target.

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The company has a one-year high of $43.90 and a one-year low of $24.55. Currently, Diageo has an average volume of 15.9K.

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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.