Denny's Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:DENN)

About Denny's Corporation

DennyDenny's Corporation (Denny's) is a franchised service restaurant chain. The Company, through its subsidiary, Denny's, Inc., owns and operates the Denny's brand. The Denny's brand consists of approximately 1,710 franchised, licensed and company operated restaurants around the world, including over 1,600 restaurants in the United States and over 110 international locations. Its approximately 1,550 restaurants are franchised or licensed, representing 90% of the total restaurants, and over 160 are company operated. The Company offers a range of items for breakfast, lunch, dinner and late night dining. Denny's Fit Fare menu helps its guests identify items suited to their dietary needs. Denny's restaurants offer special items for children and seniors. In addition to its breakfast-all-day items, Denny's offers a selection of lunch and dinner items, including burgers, sandwiches, salads and skillet entrees, along with an assortment of beverages, appetizers and desserts.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Restaurants
  • Sub-Industry: Restaurants
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: DENN
  • CUSIP: 24869P10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $12.82
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $12.44
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $11.59
  • 52-Week Range: $9.59 - $14.25
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 51.28
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.72
  • P/E Growth: 1.39
  • Market Cap: $931.45M
  • Outstanding Shares: 72,656,000
  • Beta: 0.45
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 3.37%
  • Return on Equity: -68.96%
  • Return on Assets: 13.15%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -4.19%
  • Current Ratio: 0.35%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.31%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Denny's Corporation (NASDAQ:DENN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $12.33 (3.80% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Denny's Corporation (NASDAQ:DENN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/16/2017WedbushReiterated RatingOutperform$14.00View Rating Details
5/5/2016StephensReiterated RatingOverweight$12.00View Rating Details
4/20/2016NomuraInitiated CoverageNeutral$11.00View Rating Details
11/4/2015Roth CapitalReiterated RatingHold$13.00View Rating Details
8/21/2015Longbow ResearchReiterated RatingPositiveView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Denny's Corporation (NASDAQ:DENN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/1/2017        
2/15/2017Q4 2016$0.13$0.17$128.95 million$129.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q3$0.13$0.13$127.97 million$128.39 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q2$0.13$0.13$125.78 million$124.32 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q1$0.11$0.12$122.93 million$124.64 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2016Q4$0.10$0.11$123.66 million$124.02 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q3$0.12$0.11$123.15 million$123.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215$0.12$0.11$120.28 million$123.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115$0.09$0.10$117.10 million$120.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q414$0.11$0.11$124.33 million$128.73 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2014Q314$0.09$0.10$115.40 million$117.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q214$0.08$0.09$114.33 million$114.61 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q114$0.07$0.07$112.97 million$111.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.08$0.08$116.16 million$114.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2013Q313$0.08$0.08$118.77 million$117.28 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.08$0.08$116.66 million$116.57 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.07$0.08$111.89 million$114.49 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2013Q4 2012$0.07$0.07$112.80 million$115.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2012Q312$0.09$0.06$120.60 million$120.95 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.07$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2012$0.06$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2012$0.08$0.94ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.10$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.09$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$0.07$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2011$0.08$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Denny's Corporation (NASDAQ:DENN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.58 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.65 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$0.10$0.12$0.11
Q2 20162$0.12$0.13$0.13
Q3 20163$0.12$0.13$0.13
Q4 20163$0.12$0.13$0.13
Q1 20172$0.13$0.13$0.13
Q2 20172$0.14$0.16$0.15
Q3 20172$0.14$0.14$0.14
Q4 20172$0.14$0.14$0.14
Q1 20181$0.15$0.15$0.15
Q2 20181$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q3 20181$0.15$0.15$0.15
Q4 20181$0.15$0.15$0.15
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Denny's Corporation (NASDAQ:DENN)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Denny's Corporation (NASDAQ:DENN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 89.02%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/8/2016Pelt Jill A VanVPSell9,200$12.68$116,656.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2016Debra Smithart-OglesbyDirectorSell20,950$12.28$257,266.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2016Debra Smithart-OglesbyDirectorSell99,000$11.90$1,178,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2016F Mark WolfingerEVPSell42,100$12.28$516,988.00View SEC Filing  
11/9/2016Timothy E FlemmingVPSell15,300$11.43$174,879.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2016Debra Smithart-OglesbyDirectorSell2,281$11.50$26,231.50View SEC Filing  
6/17/2016Stephen C DunnVPSell12,500$10.81$135,125.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Pelt Jill A VanVPSell3,135$10.35$32,447.25View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016F Mark WolfingerCFOSell26,100$10.30$268,830.00View SEC Filing  
2/22/2016Timothy E FlemmingVPSell7,700$10.31$79,387.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2015Stephen C DunnVPSell4,225$11.27$47,615.75View SEC Filing  
3/18/2015Robert E MarksDirectorSell10,000$11.64$116,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014Stephen C DunnVPSell4,514$10.00$45,140.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2014Robert E MarksDirectorSell18,900$9.78$184,842.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014Jay C GilmoreCAOSell17,866$9.17$163,831.22View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014F Mark WolfingerCFOSell20,000$8.90$178,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2014F Mark WolfingerCFOSell20,000$8.60$172,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2014Timothy E FlemmingVPSell20,000$7.06$141,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014Brenda J LauderbackDirectorSell18,900$6.82$128,898.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Stephen C DunnVPSell83,925$6.76$567,333.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Stephen C DunnVPSell84,275$6.91$582,340.25View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Louis NeebDirectorSell18,900$7.49$141,561.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013F Mark WolfingerCFOSell100,000$6.05$605,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Jay GilmoreCAOSell23,133$6.08$140,648.64View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Brenda LauderbackDirectorSell37,800$5.58$210,924.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2013F Mark WolfingerCFOSell100,000$6.05$605,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Denny's Corporation (NASDAQ:DENN)
DateHeadline
News IconNRN names 2017 Norman Award winner (NASDAQ:DENN)
www.nrn.com - February 23 at 9:41 PM
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baldwinjournal.com - February 23 at 2:47 AM
realistinvestor.com logoMean Rating Of Denny's Corporation (NASDAQ:DENN) At $2 - RealistInvestor.com (NASDAQ:DENN)
www.realistinvestor.com - February 23 at 2:47 AM
capitalcube.com logoDenny’s Corp. :DENN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 22, 2017 (NASDAQ:DENN)
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News IconAnalysts Peer Into Their Crystal Balls For Denny's Corporation (NASDAQ:DENN): Where Is It headed? - Winfield Review (NASDAQ:DENN)
winfieldreview.com - February 22 at 5:46 AM
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www.seattletimes.com - February 20 at 4:24 PM
nasdaq.com logoDenny's (DENN) is in Overbought Territory: Whats Next? - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:DENN)
www.nasdaq.com - February 17 at 7:38 PM
News IconA Keen Look At The Chart For Denny's Corporation (DENN) - NY Stock News (NASDAQ:DENN)
nystocknews.com - February 17 at 7:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDenny's (DENN) is in Overbought Territory: Whats Next? (NASDAQ:DENN)
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 7:38 PM
investopedia.com logoDenny's Closes 2016 Strong, Predicts a Decent 2017 (NASDAQ:DENN)
www.investopedia.com - February 17 at 7:38 PM
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xboxonezone.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
4-traders.com logoDenny : posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:DENN)
www.4-traders.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
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News IconDenny’s Corporation (DENN): Is it now really a good time to buy? (NASDAQ:DENN)
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seekingalpha.com logoDenny's (DENN) CEO John Miller on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:DENN)
seekingalpha.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
News IconDenny’s Corporation (DENN): Is it now really a good time to buy? (NASDAQ:DENN)
simplywall.st - February 16 at 7:30 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Denny's Corp posts Q4 adjusted earnings per share $0.17 (NASDAQ:DENN)
www.reuters.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Denny's Corp posts Q4 adjusted earnings per share $0.17 (NASDAQ:DENN)
www.reuters.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Dennys Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:DENN)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Dennys Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:DENN)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDenny’s Corporation Reports Results for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 (NASDAQ:DENN)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDenny’s Corporation Reports Results for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 (NASDAQ:DENN)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:11 pm Denny's beats by $0.02, reports revs in-line (NASDAQ:DENN)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:11 pm Denny's beats by $0.02, reports revs in-line (NASDAQ:DENN)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoDENNYS CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:DENN)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoDENNYS CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:DENN)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoDenny's posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:DENN)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoDenny's posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:DENN)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of DENN earnings conference call or presentation 15-Feb-17 9:30pm GMT (NASDAQ:DENN)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of DENN earnings conference call or presentation 15-Feb-17 9:30pm GMT (NASDAQ:DENN)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:30 PM
News IconDow Flat, Nasdaq Dips Heading Into Close; Denny's Breaks Out (NASDAQ:DENN)
feedproxy.google.com - February 16 at 3:55 PM
benzinga.com logoMid-Day Market Update: Build-A-Bear Falls On Earnings Miss; Denny's Shares Surge - Benzinga (NASDAQ:DENN)
www.benzinga.com - February 16 at 2:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDenny's Corporation Reports Results for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 - Yahoo Finance (NASDAQ:DENN)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 2:29 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoMid-Day Market Update: Build-A-Bear Falls On Earnings Miss; Denny's Shares Surge (NASDAQ:DENN)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 16 at 1:42 PM
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www.4-traders.com - February 14 at 10:35 PM
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www.news-journalonline.com - February 7 at 5:50 PM
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nascar.nbcsports.com - February 7 at 5:50 PM
News IconDenny’s CMO: Marketing includes listening to customers (NASDAQ:DENN)
scbiznews.com - February 7 at 5:50 PM

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What is Denny's Corporation's stock symbol?

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

Where is Denny's Corporation's stock going? Where will Denny's Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

3 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Denny's Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $11.00 to $14.00. On average, they expect Denny's Corporation's stock price to reach $12.33 in the next year.

When will Denny's Corporation announce their earnings?

Denny's Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 1st 2017.

Who owns Denny's Corporation stock?

Denny's Corporation's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Avenir Corp (10.33%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.44%), Keeley Asset Management Corp (4.40%), Brown Advisory Inc. (4.36%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.18%) and State Street Corp (2.09%). Company insiders that own Denny's Corporation stock include Debra Smithart-Oglesby, F Mark Wolfinger, Pelt Jill A Van, Robert E Marks, Stephen C Dunn and Timothy E Flemming.

Who sold Denny's Corporation stock? Who is selling Denny's Corporation stock?

Denny's Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Avenir Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, Oxford Asset Management, AQR Capital Management LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Ramsey Quantitative Systems and Tudor Investment Corp Et Al. Company insiders that have sold Denny's Corporation stock in the last year include Debra Smithart-Oglesby, F Mark Wolfinger, Pelt Jill A Van, Stephen C Dunn and Timothy E Flemming.

Who bought Denny's Corporation stock? Who is buying Denny's Corporation stock?

Denny's Corporation's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., FMR LLC, Brown Advisory Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, State Street Corp, Two Sigma Investments LP, Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC and Capstone Investment Advisors LLC.

How do I buy Denny's Corporation stock?

Shares of Denny's Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Denny's Corporation stock cost?

One share of Denny's Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.82.

Denny's Corporation (NASDAQ:DENN) Chart for Friday, February, 24, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff