Diageo delivers with first half ‘beat’

Crown Royal-to-Captain Morgan maker serves up strong results and a buyback boost
Diageo ( DGE ) £29.39 Gain to date: 4.9% Original entry point: Buy at £28.02, 2 August 2018 After a period of languishing in the red, our August 2018 ‘buy’ call on drinks maker Diageo ( DGE ) is refreshingly in the black. Our patience with the Johnnie Walker whisky-to- Smirnoff vodka maker has thus been rewarded. Forecast-beating first half results (31 Jan) and an increase in the share...

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