NASDAQ:DENN - Denny's Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $17.54 +0.40 (+2.33 %) (As of 04/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$17.14Today's Range$17.06 - $17.5852-Week Range$13.32 - $18.94Volume394,600 shsAverage Volume405,017 shsMarket Capitalization$1.08 billionP/E Ratio25.79Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.18 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Denny's Corporation, through its subsidiary, Denny's, Inc., owns and operates full-service restaurant chains under the Denny's brand. As of December 26, 2018, it operated 1,709 franchised, licensed, and company restaurants, including 1,578 restaurants in the United States; and 131 in Canada, Puerto Rico, Mexico, New Zealand, the Philippines, Honduras, Costa Rica, the United Arab Emirates, Guam, the United Kingdom, El Salvador, and Guatemala. The company was formerly known as Advantica Restaurant Group, Inc. and changed its name to Denny's Corporation in 2002. The company was founded in 1953 and is headquartered in Spartanburg, South Carolina. Receive DENN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for DENN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Eating places Sub-IndustryRestaurants SectorRetail/Wholesale Current SymbolNASDAQ:DENN Previous Symbol CUSIP24869P10 CIK852772 Webwww.dennys.com Phone864-597-8000Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio0.50 Quick Ratio0.47Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio25.79 Forward P/E Ratio30.24 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$630.18 million Price / Sales1.71 Cash Flow$1.1803 per share Price / Cash Flow14.86 Book Value($2.13) per share Price / Book-8.23Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.68 Net Income$43.69 million Net Margins6.93% Return on Equity-36.93% Return on Assets13.38%Miscellaneous Employees9,000 Outstanding Shares61,559,000Market Cap$1.08 billion Next Earnings Date4/30/2019 (Confirmed) OptionableOptionable Denny's (NASDAQ:DENN) Frequently Asked Questions What is Denny's' stock symbol? Denny's trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DENN." How were Denny's' earnings last quarter? Denny's Corp (NASDAQ:DENN) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 12th. The restaurant operator reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.18. The restaurant operator earned $159.55 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $158.85 million. Denny's had a negative return on equity of 36.93% and a net margin of 6.93%. The business's revenue was up 17.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.18 EPS. View Denny's' Earnings History. When is Denny's' next earnings date? Denny's is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Denny's. What price target have analysts set for DENN? 3 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Denny's' shares. Their predictions range from $17.00 to $21.00. On average, they anticipate Denny's' stock price to reach $19.3333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Denny's. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Denny's? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Denny's in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Denny's. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Denny's stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Denny's stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Denny's Corp., formerly Advantica Restaurant Group, Inc., is one of the largest restaurant companies, operating moderately-priced restaurants: Denny's, Hardee's, Quincy's, El Pollo Loco, Coco's and Carrows. The company believes its restaurants benefit from the diversity of the restaurant concepts, the generally strong market positions and consumer recognition enjoyed by these chains, the benefits of a centralized support system for purchasing, menu development, human resources, management information systems, site selection, restaurant design and construction. " (4/19/2019) 2. Maxim Group analysts commented, "We maintain our Buy rating and $21 price target on Denny’s (DENN) following yesterday’s release of better-than-expected 4Q18 (December) comps, as well as this morning’s presentation at the ICR Conference in Orlando. DENN reported a better-than-expected 4Q18 blended comp of +1.3%, which was above our +0.6% estimate and the Street mean estimate of +0.5%. The company did not issue 2019 guidance, though said its refranchising program is now underway in today’s comments. Our EPS estimates are unchanged at $0.69 for 2018, $0.81 for 2019, and $1.03 for 2020." (1/15/2019) Has Denny's been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about DENN stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Denny's earned a daily sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Denny's' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Denny's include Cracker Barrel Old Country Store (CBRL), Main Street Capital (MAIN), Wingstop (WING), Cheesecake Factory (CAKE), Jack in the Box (JACK), Dave & Buster's Entertainment (PLAY), Bloomin' Brands (BLMN), Brinker International (EAT), Dine Brands Global (DIN), Papa John's Int'l (PZZA), Sonic (SONC), Arcos Dorados (ARCO), MITCHELLS &BUTLERS (MBPFF), BJ's Restaurants (BJRI) and Ruth's Hospitality Group (RUTH). 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), Intel (INTC), Tesla (TSLA), General Electric (GE), Opko Health (OPK), Boeing (BA), Citigroup (C), Caterpillar (CAT), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Activision Blizzard (ATVI). Who are Denny's' key executives? Denny's' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. John C. Miller, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 64)Mr. F. Mark Wolfinger, Exec. VP, Chief Admin. Officer, CFO & Director (Age 64)Mr. Christopher D. Bode, Sr. VP & COO (Age 56)Mr. Timothy E. Flemming, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Chief Legal Officer (Age 58)Mr. Jay C. Gilmore, VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. Controller (Age 50) Who are Denny's' major shareholders? Denny's' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Chartwell Investment Partners LLC (1.85%) and Mesirow Financial Investment Management Inc. (0.03%). Company insiders that own Denny's stock include Christopher D Bode, F Mark Wolfinger, John C Miller, John William Dillon, Pelt Jill A Van, Robert P Verostek, Stephen C Dunn and Timothy E Flemming. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Denny's. Which institutional investors are selling Denny's stock? DENN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Chartwell Investment Partners LLC and Mesirow Financial Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Denny's company stock in the last year include F Mark Wolfinger, John C Miller, John William Dillon, Robert P Verostek, Stephen C Dunn and Timothy E Flemming. View Insider Buying and Selling for Denny's. 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Denny's' stock price today? One share of DENN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.54. How big of a company is Denny's? Denny's has a market capitalization of $1.08 billion and generates $630.18 million in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $43.69 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.68 on an earnings per share basis. Denny's employs 9,000 workers across the globe. What is Denny's' official website? The official website for Denny's is http://www.dennys.com. 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] MarketBeat Community Rating for Denny's (NASDAQ DENN)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 226 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 221 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 447MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Denny's and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DENN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DENN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 4/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How Do Mutual Funds Work?