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

+0.07 (+1.13 %)
(As of 06/16/2019 01:34 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $6.27
50-Day Range
MA: $6.97
52-Week Range
Now: $6.27
Volume165,908 shs
Average Volume263,302 shs
Market Capitalization$283.28 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.19%
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$569.70 million
Cash Flow$0.3926 per share
Book Value$4.15 per share


Net Income$-960,000.00


Market Cap$283.28 million
Next Earnings Date8/20/2019 (Estimated)

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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, May 31st. Investors of record on Monday, June 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share on Thursday, June 20th. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 31.90%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 7th. This is a boost from Daktronics's previous quarterly dividend of $0.07. View Daktronics' Dividend History.

How were Daktronics' earnings last quarter?

Daktronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:DAKT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 29th. The technology company reported ($0.24) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.09) by $0.15. The technology company had revenue of $127.76 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $145.16 million. Daktronics had a negative return on equity of 0.48% and a negative net margin of 0.17%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 7.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted ($0.09) 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, August 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Daktronics.

What price target have analysts set for DAKT?

1 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Daktronics' stock. Their predictions range from $10.00 to $10.00. On average, they anticipate Daktronics' share price to reach $10.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 59.5% 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 coverage about DAKT stock has been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog 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 coverage optimism score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Daktronics.

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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.50%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.91%), Ceredex Value Advisors LLC (2.96%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.09%), First Bank & Trust (1.88%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.05%). Company insiders that own Daktronics stock include Carla S Gatzke, John L Mulligan, 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, BlackRock Inc., Spark Investment Management LLC, Lesa Sroufe & Co, California Public Employees Retirement System, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC and Hotchkis & Wiley Capital 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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Systematic Financial Management LP, Geode Capital Management LLC, First Personal Financial Services, SEI Investments Co and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc.. 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 $6.27.

How big of a company is Daktronics?

Daktronics has a market capitalization of $283.28 million and generates $569.70 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $-960,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.02) on an earnings per share basis. Daktronics employs 2,713 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Daktronics.

What is Daktronics' official website?

The official website for Daktronics is

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:  202 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  199 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  401
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 6/16/2019 by Staff

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