NASDAQ:DNKN - Dunkin Brands Group Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$72.30 -0.06 (-0.08 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$72.36
Today's Range$72.04 - $72.53
52-Week Range$50.89 - $73.49
Volume465,609 shs
Average Volume1.08 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.99 billion
P/E Ratio29.75
Dividend Yield1.93%
Beta0.34
Dunkin Brands Group logoDunkin' Brands Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops, franchises, and licenses quick service restaurants worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Dunkin' Donuts U.S., Dunkin' Donuts International, Baskin-Robbins International, and Baskin-Robbins U.S. Its restaurants offer hot and cold coffee, baked goods, donuts, bagels, muffins, breakfast sandwiches, hard and soft serve ice creams, frozen yogurts, shakes, malts, floats, and cakes. As of December 30, 2017, the company had 12,538 Dunkin' Donuts points of distribution and 7,982 Baskin-Robbins points of distribution. It franchises restaurants under the Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins brands. The company is headquartered in Canton, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Eating & drinking places
Sub-IndustryRestaurants
SectorRetail/Wholesale
SymbolNASDAQ:DNKN
CUSIP26550410
Phone781-737-3000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio-3.72
Current Ratio1.53
Quick Ratio1.53

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio29.75
Forward P/E Ratio26.58
P/E Growth2.11

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$860.50 million
Price / Sales7.04
Cash Flow$3.0365 per share
Price / Cash23.81
Book Value$0.09 per share
Price / Book803.33

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.43
Net Income$350.90 million
Net Margins32.48%
Return on Equity-50.62%
Return on Assets6.85%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,148
Outstanding Shares83,780,000
Market Cap$5.99 billion

Dunkin Brands Group (NASDAQ:DNKN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dunkin Brands Group's stock symbol?

Dunkin Brands Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DNKN."

How often does Dunkin Brands Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Dunkin Brands Group?

Dunkin Brands Group declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 27th. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 27th will be given a dividend of $0.3475 per share on Wednesday, September 5th. This represents a $1.39 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.92%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 24th. View Dunkin Brands Group's Dividend History.

How will Dunkin Brands Group's stock buyback program work?

Dunkin Brands Group declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback program on Thursday, October 26th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $650,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Dunkin Brands Group's earnings last quarter?

Dunkin Brands Group Inc (NASDAQ:DNKN) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 26th. The restaurant operator reported $0.77 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.74 by $0.03. The restaurant operator had revenue of $350.64 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $343.38 million. Dunkin Brands Group had a net margin of 32.48% and a negative return on equity of 50.62%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 4.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.64 earnings per share. View Dunkin Brands Group's Earnings History.

When is Dunkin Brands Group's next earnings date?

Dunkin Brands Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Dunkin Brands Group.

What guidance has Dunkin Brands Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

Dunkin Brands Group updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 26th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.68-2.72 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.74.

What price target have analysts set for DNKN?

23 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Dunkin Brands Group's stock. Their predictions range from $35.00 to $83.00. On average, they expect Dunkin Brands Group's stock price to reach $67.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Dunkin Brands Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Dunkin Brands Group?

23 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Dunkin Brands Group in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 11 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Dunkin Brands Group.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Dunkin Brands Group stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Dunkin Brands Group stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Dunkin’ Brands’ shares have outperformed the industry in the past six months. This can primarily be attributed to better-than-expected earnings in the trailing six out of seven quarters.  Moreover, the company’s sales and earnings witnessed a sharp increase in the first-quarter 2018. Following earnings beat in the reported quarter, the company raised 2018 guidance. Estimates have also witnessed upward revisions over the past 60 days. Dunkin' Brands’ franchised business model, various sales initiatives like product launches, ongoing loyalty program along with enhanced digital offerings bode well. However, the U.S. ice cream industry is also shrinking gradually due to a shift to healthier substitutes, making Baskin Robbins suffer here too. Intense competition from larger fast casual companies and a choppy sales environment in the United States might pressurize the top line." (6/27/2018)
  • 2. Maxim Group analysts commented, "Dunkin’ Brands (DNKN) announced 4Q17 (December) pro forma EPS of $0.64, which were in line with our $0.64 estimate and above the $0.63 Street mean." (2/6/2018)

Who are some of Dunkin Brands Group's key competitors?

Who are Dunkin Brands Group's key executives?

Dunkin Brands Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Nigel Travis, Chairman & CEO (Age 68)
  • Ms. Katherine D. Jaspon, Chief Financial Officer (Age 41)
  • Mr. Richard J. Emmett, Sr. VP, Chief Legal & HR Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 62)
  • Mr. David L. Hoffmann, Pres of Donuts U.S. & Canada (Age 50)
  • Mr. Gary Heckel, VP - Concept Devel. & Restaurant Operating Systems and Member of the Exec. Council

Has Dunkin Brands Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about DNKN stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Dunkin Brands Group earned a daily sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the restaurant operator an impact score of 46.37 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Dunkin Brands Group.

Who are Dunkin Brands Group's major shareholders?

Dunkin Brands Group's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Janus Henderson Group PLC (8.79%), BlackRock Inc. (8.60%), FMR LLC (7.95%), First Manhattan Co. (3.43%), Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. (2.37%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.30%). Company insiders that own Dunkin Brands Group stock include Jason Maceda, John L Clare, John Varughese, Karen Raskopf, Katherine D Jaspon, Nigel Travis, Paul C Carbone, Paul E Twohig, Richard J Emmett, Scott Murphy, Weldon W Spangler and William M Mitchell. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Dunkin Brands Group.

Which institutional investors are selling Dunkin Brands Group stock?

DNKN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Sawgrass Asset Management LLC, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Waddell & Reed Financial Inc., Halsey Associates Inc. CT, Wells Fargo & Company MN and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Dunkin Brands Group company stock in the last year include Jason Maceda, John L Clare, Karen Raskopf, Katherine D Jaspon, Nigel Travis, Richard J Emmett, Scott Murphy and William M Mitchell. View Insider Buying and Selling for Dunkin Brands Group.

Which institutional investors are buying Dunkin Brands Group stock?

DNKN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, BTIM Corp., Unigestion Holding SA, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Sei Investments Co. and Iberiabank Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Dunkin Brands Group.

How do I buy shares of Dunkin Brands Group?

Shares of DNKN 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 Dunkin Brands Group's stock price today?

One share of DNKN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $72.30.

How big of a company is Dunkin Brands Group?

Dunkin Brands Group has a market capitalization of $5.99 billion and generates $860.50 million in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $350.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.43 on an earnings per share basis. Dunkin Brands Group employs 1,148 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Dunkin Brands Group?

Dunkin Brands Group's mailing address is 130 ROYALL STREET, CANTON MA, 02021. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at 781-737-3000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Dunkin Brands Group (NASDAQ DNKN)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  509 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  549 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,058
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This page was last updated on 8/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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