Whitbread PLC

Whitbread is a hospitality company. Co. serves its customers in the U.K. and beyond through its two businesses: Premier Inn and Restaurants; and Costa. Premier Inn is a hotel business, with over 760 hotels and more than 68,000 rooms as of Mar 2 2017. Co.'s hotel are located alongside its own restaurant brands. Co. also have hotels in the Middle East, and Germany, with more hotels in the pipeline. Costa is the coffee shop, with over 2,200 coffee shops in the U.K., over 1,300 stores in 29 international markets and over 6,800 Costa Express self-serve units as of Mar 2 2017.
  • TickerWTB
  • ISINGB00B1KJJ408
  • ExchangeLondon Stock Exchange
  • SectorTravel & Leisure
  • CountryUnited Kingdom

Analysts

WHITBREAD PLC. increases its risk exposure and slightly lowers to Neutral

WHITBREAD PLC. (GB), a company active in the Restaurants & Bars industry, now shows a lower overall rating. The independent financial analyst theScreener confirms the fundamental rating of 2 out of 4 stars. However, the market behaviour deterioration triggered a risk requalification, which can be thus described as moderately risky. theScreener believes that increased risk justifies the general evaluation downgrade to Neutral. As of the analysis date September 6, 2019, the closing price was GBp 4,453.00 and its expected value was estimated at GBp 4,405.90.

1 director sold

A director at Whitbread sold 7,800 shares at 4,501p and the significance rating of the trade was 59/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rules. The names of board members ...

Alain William ...
  • Alfred Glaser
  • Benoit Valleaux
  • Charles Lepetitpas
  • Christophe-Raphaël Ganet
  • Delphine Brault
  • Emira Sagaama
  • Fatma Agnès Hamdani
  • Fehmi Ben Naamane
  • Florent Laroche-Joubert
  • François Maury
  • Georges Dieng
  • Jerôme Bodin
  • Johanna Jourdain
  • Matthias Desmarais
  • Michael Foundoukidis
  • Nicolas David
  • Olivier Lebrun
  • Roland Pfaender
  • Sylvain Goyon

ODDO BHF SECURITIES MORNING NEWS – COMMENTAIRES DETAILLES 19/07/2019

A plus de 3 écarts types de la moyenne 10 ans, l’écart de PE value-growth n’a jamais été aussi important. La rotation est-elle imminente ? Non si l’on parle d’une rotation « classique » car les moteurs de la surperformance de la croissance (érosion croissance BPA, taux faibles, ralentissement macro) sont encore allumés. Oui si l’on change de perspective en favorisant le segment « value » de l’univers croissance/ qualité. Notre scoring met en avant Personal & Household goods, Healthcar...

Alain William ...
  • Antoine Boivin-Champeaux
  • Aurelien Sivignon
  • Baptiste Lebacq
  • Benoit Valleaux
  • Charles Lepetitpas
  • Christophe-Raphaël Ganet
  • Emmanuel Matot
  • Fatma Ayachi
  • Fatma Agnès Hamdani
  • Fehmi Ben Naamane
  • Jeremy Garnier
  • Johanna Jourdain
  • Michael Foundoukidis
  • Nicolas David
  • Nicolas Thorez
  • Olivier Lebrun
  • Roland Pfaender
  • Yan Derocles

ODDO BHF Small & MIDCAP MORNING NEWS - 19/07/2019

La nouvelle stratégie, dont Ben Smith consolide actuellement méthodiquement les fondations, pourrait apporter un supplément net de 200 pb de marge EBIT (vs 4.6% en 2019) grâce à l’activation de leviers à la main du management à horizon 3 ans. Une adhésion des pilotes rendrait possible une évolution en profondeur et une appréciation des multiples avec un best case ajoutant 20 € à notre OC. Achat réitéré. Le titre fait partie de notre liste de Convictions large caps. - ...

Alain William ...
  • Antoine Boivin-Champeaux
  • Aurelien Sivignon
  • Baptiste Lebacq
  • Benoit Valleaux
  • Charles Lepetitpas
  • Christophe-Raphaël Ganet
  • Emmanuel Matot
  • Fatma Ayachi
  • Fatma Agnès Hamdani
  • Fehmi Ben Naamane
  • Jeremy Garnier
  • Johanna Jourdain
  • Michael Foundoukidis
  • Nicolas David
  • Nicolas Thorez
  • Olivier Lebrun
  • Roland Pfaender
  • Yan Derocles

ODDO BHF Small & MIDCAP MORNING NEWS - 07/19/2019

The new strategy, the foundations of which Ben Smith is methodically consolidating, could add an extra 200bp of EBIT margin (vs. 4.6% in 2019) thanks to the activation of the levers in management’s hands over the next three years. Support from the pilots would facilitate a radical change and a re-rating with a best case adding € 20 to our target price. Buy recommendation reiterated. The stock is part of our Large Cap Convictions List. - - ...

Alain William ...
  • Alfred Glaser
  • Benoit Valleaux
  • Charles Lepetitpas
  • Christophe-Raphaël Ganet
  • Delphine Brault
  • Emira Sagaama
  • Fatma Agnès Hamdani
  • Fehmi Ben Naamane
  • Florent Laroche-Joubert
  • François Maury
  • Georges Dieng
  • Jerôme Bodin
  • Johanna Jourdain
  • Matthias Desmarais
  • Michael Foundoukidis
  • Nicolas David
  • Olivier Lebrun
  • Roland Pfaender
  • Sylvain Goyon

ODDO BHF SECURITIES MORNING NEWS – COMMENTAIRES DETAILLES 19/07/2019

A plus de 3 écarts types de la moyenne 10 ans, l’écart de PE value-growth n’a jamais été aussi important. La rotation est-elle imminente ? Non si l’on parle d’une rotation « classique » car les moteurs de la surperformance de la croissance (érosion croissance BPA, taux faibles, ralentissement macro) sont encore allumés. Oui si l’on change de perspective en favorisant le segment « value » de l’univers croissance/ qualité. Notre scoring met en avant Personal & Household goods, Healthcar...

Alain William ...
  • Antoine Boivin-Champeaux
  • Aurelien Sivignon
  • Baptiste Lebacq
  • Benoit Valleaux
  • Charles Lepetitpas
  • Christophe-Raphaël Ganet
  • Emmanuel Matot
  • Fatma Ayachi
  • Fatma Agnès Hamdani
  • Fehmi Ben Naamane
  • Jeremy Garnier
  • Johanna Jourdain
  • Michael Foundoukidis
  • Nicolas David
  • Nicolas Thorez
  • Olivier Lebrun
  • Roland Pfaender
  • Yan Derocles

ODDO BHF Small & MIDCAP MORNING NEWS - 19/07/2019

La nouvelle stratégie, dont Ben Smith consolide actuellement méthodiquement les fondations, pourrait apporter un supplément net de 200 pb de marge EBIT (vs 4.6% en 2019) grâce à l’activation de leviers à la main du management à horizon 3 ans. Une adhésion des pilotes rendrait possible une évolution en profondeur et une appréciation des multiples avec un best case ajoutant 20 € à notre OC. Achat réitéré. Le titre fait partie de notre liste de Convictions large caps. - ...

Alain William ...
  • Antoine Boivin-Champeaux
  • Aurelien Sivignon
  • Baptiste Lebacq
  • Benoit Valleaux
  • Charles Lepetitpas
  • Christophe-Raphaël Ganet
  • Emmanuel Matot
  • Fatma Ayachi
  • Fatma Agnès Hamdani
  • Fehmi Ben Naamane
  • Jeremy Garnier
  • Johanna Jourdain
  • Michael Foundoukidis
  • Nicolas David
  • Nicolas Thorez
  • Olivier Lebrun
  • Roland Pfaender
  • Yan Derocles

ODDO BHF Small & MIDCAP MORNING NEWS - 07/19/2019

The new strategy, the foundations of which Ben Smith is methodically consolidating, could add an extra 200bp of EBIT margin (vs. 4.6% in 2019) thanks to the activation of the levers in management’s hands over the next three years. Support from the pilots would facilitate a radical change and a re-rating with a best case adding € 20 to our target price. Buy recommendation reiterated. The stock is part of our Large Cap Convictions List. - - ...

Alain William ...
  • Alfred Glaser
  • Benoit Valleaux
  • Charles Lepetitpas
  • Christophe-Raphaël Ganet
  • Delphine Brault
  • Emira Sagaama
  • Fatma Agnès Hamdani
  • Fehmi Ben Naamane
  • Florent Laroche-Joubert
  • François Maury
  • Georges Dieng
  • Jerôme Bodin
  • Johanna Jourdain
  • Matthias Desmarais
  • Michael Foundoukidis
  • Nicolas David
  • Olivier Lebrun
  • Sylvain Goyon

ODDO BHF SECURITIES MORNING NEWS – DETAILED COMMENTS 07/19/2019

At over three standard deviations from the 10-year average, the P/E value-growth gap has never been so great. Is rotation imminent? Not if we speak about a “classic” rotation since the drivers causing growth to outperform (erosion in EPS growth, low rates and a macroeconomic slowdown) are still running. But the answer is yes if we change perspective by favouring the “value” segment of the growth-quality universe. Our scoring highlights personal & household goods, healthcare, oil, util...

Fehmi Ben Naamane ...
  • Johanna Jourdain

ODDO : European hotels continue to turn in strong performances

>RevPAR up 8.1% in Europe - STR, a provider of hotel performance data in Europe, has just published the performance figures for hotels in the main European markets for June, and they are very good, in line with the performances since in recent months. RevPAR in western Europe (which encompasses the main markets except for the UK) rose 8.1%, compared with +4.3% for the first five months of the year YTD, in line with the average for 2018 at +4.5%. Occupancy rates were m...

1 director sold

A director at Whitbread sold 7,800 shares at 4,501p and the significance rating of the trade was 59/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rules. The names of board members ...

WHITBREAD PLC. increases its risk exposure and slightly lowers to Neutral

WHITBREAD PLC. (GB), a company active in the Restaurants & Bars industry, now shows a lower overall rating. The independent financial analyst theScreener confirms the fundamental rating of 2 out of 4 stars. However, the market behaviour deterioration triggered a risk requalification, which can be thus described as moderately risky. theScreener believes that increased risk justifies the general evaluation downgrade to Neutral. As of the analysis date September 6, 2019, the closing price was GBp 4,453.00 and its expected value was estimated at GBp 4,405.90.

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Expert Corporate Governance Service (ECGS)

Whitbread 19 June 2019

Item 2: Approve the Remuneration ReportAlthough the remuneration structure was previously considered satisfactory, the changed situation for long-term incentive pay means that it is no longer considered acceptable. The new LTI awards exceed guidelines, are transaction-based and are overly dependent on the discretion of the remuneration committee. Furthermore, there will be no long-term incentive pay in 2019. Actual incentive pay for the year was excessive. We recommend shareholders oppose.EGM Items 1 - 4: Return of Value to Shareholders The Company is seeking to return value to shareholders. ...

Whitbread – Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® : B

Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® helps investors integrate governance into their investment decision and identify governance risks and opportunities within their portfolio. Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® Service rates European issuers through the analysis of four main themes : Ownership & Shareholder rights, Board & Committees, Audit & Process, Remuneration. Each theme is rated taking into account several comprehensive sub-categories. Our unique two-step process to achieve each rating includes a first step quantitative valuation and a second step qualitative filter...

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proxy report 27/06/2018

Demerger of Costa Following pressure from activist shareholders, the Company has announced that it is planning to spin off its Costa Coffee chain form the rest of the business. The Company

Jérôme VINERIER

Short term view - WHITBREAD PLC : Prices are still making progress

The background trend is clearly bullish. Prices are still making progress but there is less power in the movement. The next resistance is at 4,802.00 p. Breaking below the support at 3,882.00 p would invalidate the trend.

Jérôme VINERIER

Analyse court terme - WHITBREAD PLC : Les cours progressent encore.

La tendance de fond est clairement orientée à la hausse. Les cours progressent encore, mais le mouvement montre moins de puissance. La prochaine résistance est à 4 802,00 p. La rupture du support à 3 882,00 p invaliderait cette tendance.

Jérôme VINERIER

Short term view - WHITBREAD PLC : The recent fall is getting more vigorous.

The trend is bullish. The recent fall is getting more vigorous. The next support is at 4,284.00 p. A break below 3,882.00 p would challenge the trend.

Jérôme VINERIER

Analyse court terme - WHITBREAD PLC : La baisse récente gagne en vigueur.

La tendance est haussière. La baisse récente gagne en vigueur. Le prochain support est à 4 284,00 p. La tendance serait remise en cause par la rupture de 3 882,00 p.

Valérie GASTALDY

Medium term view - WHITBREAD PLC : Prices are still making progress.

The background trend is clearly bullish. Prices are still making progress. The following targets are at 4,595.00 p and 5,049.00 p. The trend would be invalidated below the support at 3,124.00 p.

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