Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. [NASDAQ: DNKN] surged by $2.21 during the normal trading session on Thursday and reaching a high of $89.63 during the day while it closed the day at $89.13. The company report on October 16, 2020 that Dunkin’ Brands Group, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter 2020 Results.
Dunkin’ Brands Group, Inc., (Nasdaq: DNKN), the parent company of two of the world’s most recognized brands, Dunkin’ and Baskin-Robbins, plans to release its third quarter financial results on Thursday, October 29, 2020, with a conference call to follow at 7:00 a.m. ET. The dial-in number is (866) 393-1607 or (914) 495-8556, conference number 3464845. Dunkin’ Brands will also simultaneously broadcast the conference call live over the Internet at https://investor.dunkinbrands.com. A replay of the conference call can be accessed on the Company’s website at https://investor.dunkinbrands.com.
About Dunkin’ Brands Group, Inc.
Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. stock has also gained 2.90% of its value over the past 7 days. However, DNKN stock has inclined by 27.49% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has gained 55.17% and gained 17.99% year-on date.
The market cap for DNKN stock reached $7.35 billion, with 82.31 million shares outstanding and 81.92 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 807.04K shares, DNKN reached a trading volume of 1029657 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. [DNKN]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for DNKN shares is $74.68 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on DNKN stock is a recommendation set at 2.50. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
BTIG Research have made an estimate for Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on October 05, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, BofA Securities raised their target price from $78 to $92. The new note on the price target was released on October 01, 2020, representing the official price target for Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $66 to $89, while Piper Sandler kept a Overweight rating on DNKN stock. On August 03, 2020, analysts increased their price target for DNKN shares from 72 to 78.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. is set at 1.88, with the Price to Sales ratio for DNKN stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 5.64. Price to Free Cash Flow for DNKN in the course of the last twelve months was 55.45 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.60.
DNKN stock trade performance evaluation
Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. [DNKN] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 2.90. With this latest performance, DNKN shares gained by 15.27% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 55.17% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 19.35% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for DNKN stock in for the last two-week period is set at 76.55, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 81.23, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 74.14 for Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. [DNKN]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 78.85, while it was recorded at 87.23 for the last single week of trading, and 69.10 for the last 200 days.
Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. [DNKN]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. [DNKN] shares currently have an operating margin of +31.59 and a Gross Margin at +49.01. Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +17.66.
Return on Total Capital for DNKN is now 16.62, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 9.47. Additionally, DNKN Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 120.48, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 88.25.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. [DNKN] managed to generate an average of $217,257 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 10.02 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.37.Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.60 and a Current Ratio set at 1.60.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. [DNKN] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. posted 0.9/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.81/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 11.10%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for DNKN. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. go to 4.86%.
Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. [DNKN]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $6,494 million, or 92.10% of DNKN stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of DNKN stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 7,643,281, which is approximately -11.522% of the company’s market cap and around 0.40% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 7,513,123 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $669.64 million in DNKN stocks shares; and PRICE T ROWE ASSOCIATES INC /MD/, currently with $654.53 million in DNKN stock with ownership of nearly -0.879% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of July and at the time of the July reporting period, where 183 institutional holders increased their position in Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. [NASDAQ:DNKN] by around 11,120,202 shares. Additionally, 221 investors decreased positions by around 9,935,314 shares, while 80 investors held positions by with 51,808,886 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 72,864,402 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. DNKN stock had 67 new institutional investments in for a total of 3,555,940 shares, while 72 institutional investors sold positions of 2,994,044 shares during the same period.