On this day in 1952 Diageo listed on the LSE.
The following chart plots the average monthly out-performance of the shares over the FTSE 100 Index since 1988. For example, on average Diageo has out-performed the FTSE 100 by 2.7 percentage points in March.
- The strongest month for Diageo shares relative to the market has been March (the shares have out-performed the market in this month in 17 of the last 24 years).
- The weakest month for Diageo relative to the market has been July (the shares have only out-performed the market in this month in 9 of the past 25 years).
Diageo is in the FTSE 350 Beverages [NMX3530] sector.