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

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$7.37 -0.05 (-0.67 %)
(As of 04/25/2019 02:06 PM ET)
Previous Close$7.42
Today's Range$7.25 - $7.37
52-Week Range$7.14 - $10.11
Volume2,220 shs
Average Volume88,072 shs
Market Capitalization$331.72 million
P/E Ratio33.23
Dividend Yield3.75%
Beta1.03
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

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$610.53 million
Cash Flow$0.6131 per share
Book Value$4.44 per share

Profitability

Net Income$5.56 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,713
Market Cap$331.72 million
Next Earnings Date5/29/2019 (Estimated)
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 Friday, March 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 11th will be given a dividend of $0.07 per share on Thursday, March 21st. This represents a $0.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.80%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 8th. View Daktronics' Dividend History.

How were Daktronics' earnings last quarter?

Daktronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:DAKT) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 20th. The technology company reported ($0.07) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.03) by $0.04. The technology company earned $115.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $129.45 million. Daktronics had a return on equity of 3.01% and a net margin of 1.04%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 11.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted ($0.14) EPS. View Daktronics' Earnings History.

When is Daktronics' next earnings date?

Daktronics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Daktronics.

What price target have analysts set for DAKT?

1 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Daktronics' shares. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $10.00. On average, they expect Daktronics' stock price to reach $10.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 35.7% 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 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 recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Daktronics earned a news impact score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Daktronics' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Daktronics own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Daktronics investors own include Dassault Systemes (DASTY), Procter & Gamble (PG), Mondi (MNDI), Cypress Semiconductor (CY), Groupon (GRPN), Netflix (nflx), NXP Semiconductors (NXPI), Tetra Tech (TTEK), Chesapeake Energy (CHK) and CVS Health (CVS).

Who are Daktronics' key executives?

Daktronics' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Reece A. Kurtenbach, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 54)
  • Ms. Sheila Mae Anderson, CFO & Treasurer (Age 46)
  • Ms. Carla S. Gatzke, VP of HR & Corp. Sec. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Bradley T. Wiemann, Exec. VP of Commercial & Transportation (Age 56)
  • Mr. Matthew John Kurtenbach, VP of Manufacturing (Age 49)

Who are Daktronics' major shareholders?

Daktronics' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include First Bank & Trust (1.88%) and First Personal Financial Services (0.46%). Company insiders that own Daktronics stock include Carla S Gatzke, John L Mulligan, 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. 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 First Personal Financial Services. 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 $7.37.

How big of a company is Daktronics?

Daktronics has a market capitalization of $331.72 million and generates $610.53 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $5.56 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.22 on an earnings per share basis. 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:  202 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  191 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  393
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 4/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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