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

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$7.93 -1.10 (-12.18 %)
(As of 08/22/2018 02:59 AM ET)
Previous Close$9.03
Today's Range$7.90 - $8.80
52-Week Range$7.85 - $10.86
Volume707,500 shs
Average Volume218,809 shs
Market Capitalization$394.16 million
P/E Ratio40.18
Dividend Yield3.17%
Beta1.08
Daktronics logoDaktronics, 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
SymbolNASDAQ:DAKT
CUSIP23426410
Phone605-692-0200

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.08
Current Ratio2.01
Quick Ratio1.44

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio40.18
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$610.53 million
Price / Sales0.58
Cash Flow$0.5577 per share
Price / Cash14.22
Book Value$4.44 per share
Price / Book1.79

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$5.56 million
Net Margins0.91%
Return on Equity4.81%
Return on Assets2.68%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,713
Outstanding Shares44,590,000
Market Cap$394.16 million

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 11th will be given a dividend of $0.07 per share on Thursday, June 21st. This represents a $0.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.53%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 8th. View Daktronics' Dividend History.

How were Daktronics' earnings last quarter?

Daktronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:DAKT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 21st. The technology company reported $0.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.05. The technology company earned $154.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $168.52 million. Daktronics had a net margin of 0.91% and a return on equity of 4.81%. The company's revenue was down 10.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.19 earnings per share. View Daktronics' Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for DAKT?

1 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Daktronics' shares. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $10.00. On average, they anticipate Daktronics' share price to reach $10.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 26.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Daktronics.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Daktronics?

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

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)

Has Daktronics been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about DAKT stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Daktronics earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the technology company an impact score of 45.18 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Daktronics.

Who are Daktronics' major shareholders?

Daktronics' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.71%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.65%), First Bank & Trust (2.58%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.59%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.54%) and Mondrian Investment Partners LTD (0.97%). Company insiders that own Daktronics stock include Carla S Gatzke, James B Morgan, John L Mulligan, Matthew John Kurtenbach and Nancy D Frame. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Daktronics.

Which institutional investors are selling Daktronics stock?

DAKT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Algert Global LLC, Systematic Financial Management LP, Alambic Investment Management L.P., State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System, Acadian Asset Management LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and American Century Companies Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Daktronics company stock in the last year include Carla S Gatzke and John L Mulligan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Daktronics.

Which institutional investors are buying Daktronics stock?

DAKT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., First Bank & Trust, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Mondrian Investment Partners LTD, Capital One National Association, Royce & Associates LP and North Star Investment Management Corp.. 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 $7.93.

How big of a company is Daktronics?

Daktronics has a market capitalization of $394.16 million and generates $610.53 million in revenue each year. Daktronics employs 2,713 workers across the globe.

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:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  169 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  163 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  332
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 8/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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