NASDAQ:DAKT - Daktronics Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$8.25 -0.04 (-0.48 %)
(As of 12/10/2018 03:27 AM ET)
Previous Close$8.25
Today's Range$8.25 - $8.52
52-Week Range$7.14 - $10.11
Volume219,488 shs
Average Volume178,362 shs
Market Capitalization$370.10 million
P/E Ratio51.56
Dividend Yield3.39%
Beta0.95
Daktronics, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells a range of electronic display systems and related products worldwide. It operates through five segments: Commercial, Live Events, High School Park and Recreation, Transportation, and International. The company offers video display systems, such as displays to show various levels of video, graphics, and animation; LED ribbon board displays; mobile and modular display systems; freeform LED displays, which include architectural lighting and display products; indoor and outdoor scoreboards for various sports, digit displays, scoring and timing controllers, statistics software, and other related products; and timing systems for sports events primarily aquatics and track competitions, as well as swimming touchpads, race start systems, and relay take-off platforms. It also provides message displays; ITS dynamic message signs, including LED displays for road management, mass transit, and aviation applications; digit and directional displays for use in parking facilities; and audio systems for outdoor sports venues. In addition, the company offers digital billboards and street furniture displays used to display images, which change at regular intervals for the out-of-home (OOH) advertising industry comprising Visiconn system and Venus Control Suite, a software application for controlling content and playback loops for digital billboard applications; and street furniture for digital OOH campaigns. Further, it provides digit and price displays, such as outdoor time and temperature displays, as well as Fuelight digit displays for the petroleum industry; and dynamic messaging systems for retailers, convenience stores, and other businesses, as well as maintenance and professional services related to its products. The company sells its products through direct sales and resellers. Daktronics, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is based in Brookings, South Dakota.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Miscellaneous manufacturing industries
Sub-IndustryElectronic Equipment & Instruments
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:DAKT
Previous Symbol
CUSIP23426410
Phone605-692-0200

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.08
Current Ratio1.99
Quick Ratio1.49

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio51.56
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$610.53 million
Price / Sales0.61
Cash Flow$0.6217 per share
Price / Cash Flow13.27
Book Value$4.56 per share
Price / Book1.81

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$5.56 million
Net Margins0.53%
Return on Equity3.71%
Return on Assets2.04%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,713
Outstanding Shares44,860,000
Market Cap$370.10 million
OptionableOptionable

Daktronics (NASDAQ:DAKT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Daktronics' stock symbol?

Daktronics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DAKT."

How often does Daktronics pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Daktronics?

Daktronics announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 29th. Investors of record on Monday, December 10th will be given a dividend of $0.07 per share on Thursday, December 20th. This represents a $0.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.39%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 7th. View Daktronics' Dividend History.

How were Daktronics' earnings last quarter?

Daktronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:DAKT) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 21st. The technology company reported $0.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.01. The technology company had revenue of $172.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $170.01 million. Daktronics had a return on equity of 3.71% and a net margin of 0.53%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 2.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.16 earnings per share. View Daktronics' Earnings History.

When is Daktronics' next earnings date?

Daktronics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Daktronics.

What price target have analysts set for DAKT?

2 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Daktronics' stock. Their predictions range from $10.00 to $10.00. On average, they expect Daktronics' share price to reach $10.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 21.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Daktronics.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Daktronics?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Daktronics in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Daktronics.

Has Daktronics been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about DAKT stock have trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Daktronics earned a media sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the technology company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Daktronics' key competitors?

Who are Daktronics' key executives?

Daktronics' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Reece A. Kurtenbach, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 53)
  • Ms. Sheila Mae Anderson, CFO & Treasurer (Age 45)
  • Ms. Carla S. Gatzke, VP of HR & Corp. Sec. (Age 57)
  • Mr. Bradley T. Wiemann, Exec. VP of Commercial & Transportation (Age 55)
  • Mr. Matthew John Kurtenbach, VP of Manufacturing (Age 48)

Who are Daktronics' major shareholders?

Daktronics' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.53%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.84%), Vanguard Group Inc. (6.21%), Ceredex Value Advisors LLC (3.11%), First Bank & Trust (2.08%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.84%). Company insiders that own Daktronics stock include Carla S Gatzke, James B Morgan, John L Mulligan, Matthew John Kurtenbach, Nancy D Frame, Reece A Kurtenbach and Sheila Mae Anderson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Daktronics.

Which major investors are selling Daktronics stock?

DAKT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Bank & Trust, Morgan Stanley, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Systematic Financial Management LP, Royce & Associates LP, Credit Suisse AG and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Daktronics company stock in the last year include Carla S Gatzke, Reece A Kurtenbach and Sheila Mae Anderson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Daktronics.

Which major investors are buying Daktronics stock?

DAKT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Lesa Sroufe & Co, Vanguard Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., North Star Investment Management Corp., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Matarin Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Daktronics.

How do I buy shares of Daktronics?

Shares of DAKT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Daktronics' stock price today?

One share of DAKT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.25.

How big of a company is Daktronics?

Daktronics has a market capitalization of $370.10 million and generates $610.53 million in revenue each year. Daktronics employs 2,713 workers across the globe.

What is Daktronics' official website?

The official website for Daktronics is http://www.daktronics.com.

How can I contact Daktronics?

Daktronics' mailing address is 201 Daktronics Drive, Brookings SD, 57006. The technology company can be reached via phone at 605-692-0200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Daktronics (NASDAQ DAKT)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  190 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  178 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  368
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Daktronics and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DAKT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DAKT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/10/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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