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Denny's Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.14 (+1.06 %)
(As of 12/4/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $13.33
50-Day Range
MA: $10.43
52-Week Range
Now: $13.33
Volume1.87 million shs
Average Volume1.34 million shs
Market Capitalization$850.03 million
P/E Ratio83.32
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 March 25, 2020, it had 1,695 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.

Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.21 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places
Current SymbolNASDAQ:DENN



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$541.39 million
Cash Flow$1.33 per share
Book Value($2.17) per share


Net Income$117.41 million


Market Cap$850.03 million
Next Earnings Date2/9/2021 (Estimated)
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Denny's (NASDAQ:DENN) Frequently Asked Questions

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. Since then, DENN stock has increased by 5.9% and is now trading at $13.33.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Denny's?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Denny's in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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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 winning trading ideas this year 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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When is Denny's' next earnings date?

Denny's is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 9th 2021.
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How were Denny's' earnings last quarter?

Denny's Co. (NASDAQ:DENN) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 27th. The restaurant operator reported $0.01 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.04) by $0.05. The restaurant operator had revenue of $71.64 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $67.80 million. Denny's had a negative return on equity of 6.12% and a net margin of 3.44%.
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What price target have analysts set for DENN?

6 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Denny's' stock. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $15.00. On average, they anticipate Denny's' share price to reach $12.30 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.7%.
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Are investors shorting Denny's?

Denny's saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 5,050,000 shares, an increase of 15.8% from the October 31st total of 4,360,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,450,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.5 days.
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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).

Who are Denny's' key executives?

Denny's' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John C. Miller, CEO & Director (Age 65, Pay $1.83M)
  • Mr. F. Mark Wolfinger, Pres & Director (Age 65, Pay $1.08M)
  • Mr. Christopher D. Bode, Sr. VP & COO (Age 57, Pay $674.89k)
  • Mr. Stephen C. Dunn, Sr. VP & Chief Global Devel. Officer (Age 55, Pay $639.78k)
  • Mr. John William Dillon, Exec. VP & Chief Brand Officer (Age 48, Pay $678.43k)
  • Mr. Robert P. Verostek, CFO & Sr. VP (Age 48)
  • Mr. Jay C. Gilmore, VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. Controller (Age 51)
  • Mr. Michael L. Furlow, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 62)
  • Mr. Curtis L. Nichols Jr., VP of Investor Relations and Financial Planning & Analysis
  • Ms. Gail Sharps Myers, Gen. Counsel (Age 50)

What is Denny's' stock symbol?

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

Who are Denny's' major shareholders?

Denny's' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wells Fargo & Company MN (11.28%), BlackRock Inc. (8.88%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (3.75%), Avenir Corp (2.99%), Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (2.15%) and State Street Corp (1.95%). Company insiders that own Denny's stock include Brenda J Lauderback, Christopher D Bode, F Mark Wolfinger, Jay C Gilmore, John C Miller, John William Dillon, Robert P Verostek, Stephen C Dunn and Timothy E Flemming.
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Which major investors are selling Denny's stock?

DENN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT, Victory Capital Management Inc., North Star Investment Management Corp., Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Avenir Corp, ExodusPoint Capital Management LP, Granite Point Capital Management L.P., and State Street Corp. Company insiders that have sold Denny's company stock in the last year include Brenda J Lauderback, Christopher D Bode, F Mark Wolfinger, and John William Dillon.
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Which major investors are buying Denny's stock?

DENN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., and Morgan Stanley.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Denny's' stock price today?

One share of DENN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.33.

How big of a company is Denny's?

Denny's has a market capitalization of $850.03 million 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. Denny's employs 4,000 workers across the globe.

What is Denny's' official website?

The official website for Denny's is 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]

This page was last updated on 12/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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