NASDAQ:DENN - Denny's Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$18.80 +0.86 (+4.79 %)
(As of 04/26/2019 07:42 AM ET)
Previous Close$17.94
Today's Range$17.81 - $18.82
52-Week Range$13.32 - $18.94
Volume385,587 shs
Average Volume403,543 shs
Market Capitalization$1.16 billion
P/E Ratio27.65
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.18
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places
Sub-IndustryRestaurants
SectorRetail/Wholesale
Current SymbolNASDAQ:DENN
CUSIP24869P10
Phone864-597-8000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$630.18 million
Cash Flow$1.2280 per share
Book Value($2.13) per share

Profitability

Net Income$43.69 million

Miscellaneous

Employees9,000
Market Cap$1.16 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) released its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 12th. The restaurant operator reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.18. The restaurant operator had revenue of $159.55 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $158.85 million. Denny's had a net margin of 6.93% and a negative return on equity of 36.93%. Denny's's revenue for the quarter was up 17.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.18 earnings per share. 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 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Denny's' shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $21.00. On average, they anticipate Denny's' share price to reach $19.3333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.8% 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. Maxim Group analysts commented, "We maintain our Buy rating and $21 price target on Denny’s (DENN) ahead of the release of 1Q19 (March) results on the close. We lower our 1Q19 EPS estimate to $0.14, from $0.16 (vs. $0.13 Street), as we reduce our quarterly comp estimate to +1.0%, from +2.0% (vs. +1.1% consensus). We also lower our 2019 EPS estimate to $0.75, from $0.79 (vs. $0.68 Street) as we adjust for the timing of SG&A and other expenses. Nevertheless, we model a 30% jump in 2020 EPS to $0.98 (vs. $1.01 prior and $0.80 Street) as we expect DENN’s refranchising initiative to result in margin expansion and gradual return to unit growth." (4/24/2019)
  • 2. 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)

Has Denny's been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about DENN stock has been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing 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 nearest to five being the most favorable. Denny's earned a daily sentiment score of -2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

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), 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 a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Chartwell Investment Partners LLC (1.85%), Mesirow Financial Investment Management Inc. (0.03%) and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA (0.02%). 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 major 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.

Which major investors are buying Denny's stock?

DENN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. 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 $18.80.

How big of a company is Denny's?

Denny's has a market capitalization of $1.16 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 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  227 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  221 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  448
MarketBeat'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 4/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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