Denny's Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.09 (-0.50 %)
(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $18.06
50-Day Range
MA: $18.21
52-Week Range
Now: $18.06
Volume450,842 shs
Average Volume740,907 shs
Market Capitalization$1.16 billion
P/E Ratio112.88
Dividend YieldN/A
Denny's Corporation, through its subsidiary, Denny's, Inc., owns and operates full-service restaurant chains under the Denny's brand. As of December 30, 2020, it had 1,650 franchised, licensed, and company restaurants worldwide. The company was formerly known as Advantica Restaurant Group, Inc. and changed its name to Denny's Corporation in 2002. Denny's Corporation was founded in 1953 and is headquartered in Spartanburg, South Carolina.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places
Current SymbolNASDAQ:DENN
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$541.39 million
Cash Flow$1.38 per share
Book Value($2.34) per share


Net Income$117.41 million


Market Cap$1.16 billion
Next Earnings Date5/13/2021 (Estimated)


KeyCorp Begins Coverage on Denny's (NASDAQ:DENN)
April 9, 2021 |
Denny's (NASDAQ:DENN) Raised to Overweight at Stephens
March 18, 2021 |
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Overall MarketRank

1.39 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

119th out of 382 stocks

Eating Places Industry

23rd out of 66 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Denny's (NASDAQ:DENN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Denny's a buy right now?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Denny's in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Denny's stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Denny's?

Wall Street analysts have given Denny's a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Denny's wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Denny's?

Denny's saw a decline in short interest during the month of February. As of February 26th, there was short interest totaling 2,650,000 shares, a decline of 32.7% from the February 11th total of 3,940,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 942,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.8 days.
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When is Denny's' next earnings date?

Denny's is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 13th 2021.
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How were Denny's' earnings last quarter?

Denny's Co. (NASDAQ:DENN) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, February, 15th. The restaurant operator reported ($0.05) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.06) by $0.01. The restaurant operator had revenue of $80.11 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $79.50 million. Denny's had a net margin of 3.44% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.12%.
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How has Denny's' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Denny's' stock was trading at $12.59 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, DENN shares have increased by 43.4% and is now trading at $18.06.
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What price target have analysts set for DENN?

9 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Denny's' stock. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $24.00. On average, they anticipate Denny's' stock price to reach $17.25 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.5%.
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Who are Denny's' key executives?

Denny's' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John C. Miller, CEO & Director (Age 66, Pay $1.83M)
  • Mr. F. Mark Wolfinger, Pres & Director (Age 66, Pay $1.08M)
  • Mr. Christopher D. Bode, Exec. VP & COO (Age 58, Pay $674.89k)
  • Mr. Stephen C. Dunn, Sr. VP & Chief Global Devel. Officer (Age 56, Pay $639.78k)
  • Mr. John William Dillon, Exec. VP & Chief Brand Officer (Age 49, Pay $678.43k)
  • Mr. Robert P. Verostek, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Jay C. Gilmore, SVP, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. Controller (Age 52)
  • Mr. Michael L. Furlow, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 63)
  • Mr. Curtis L. Nichols Jr., VP of Investor Relations and Financial Planning & Analysis
  • Ms. Gail Sharps Myers, Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Chief People Officer (Age 51)

What is John Miller's approval rating as Denny's' CEO?

552 employees have rated Denny's CEO John Miller on John Miller has an approval rating of 80% among Denny's' employees.

Who are some of Denny's' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Denny's own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Denny's investors own include Tejon Ranch (TRC), Tesla (TSLA), The Boeing (BA), Carnival Co. & (CCL), Bank of America (BAC), CVS Health (CVS), The Walt Disney (DIS), General Electric (GE), NVIDIA (NVDA) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

What is Denny's' stock symbol?

Denny's trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DENN."

How do I buy shares of Denny's?

Shares of DENN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Denny's' stock price today?

One share of DENN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.06.

How much money does Denny's make?

Denny's has a market capitalization of $1.16 billion and generates $541.39 million in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $117.41 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.77 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Denny's have?

Denny's employs 3,100 workers across the globe.

What is Denny's' official website?

The official website for Denny's is

Where are Denny's' headquarters?

Denny's is headquartered at 203 East Main Street, Spartanburg SC, 29319.

How can I contact Denny's?

Denny's' mailing address is 203 East Main Street, Spartanburg SC, 29319. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at 864-597-8000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/11/2021 by Staff
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