Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) Company Profile (NYSE:DNB)

About Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The)

Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) logoThe Dun & Bradstreet Corporation is the source of commercial data, analytics and insight on businesses. The Company operates through two segments: Americas, which consists of its operations in the United States, Canada and Latin America, and Non-Americas, which consists of its operations in the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Belgium, Greater China and India. The Company's commercial database contains approximately 250 million business records. It transforms commercial data into valuable insight, which is the foundation of its global solutions that customers rely on to make critical business decisions. The Company provides Risk Management Solutions, and Sales and Marketing Solutions. The Company provides DNBi and D&B Credit that are subscription based online applications, which offers customers real time access to its complete and up-to-date global information, comprehensive monitoring and portfolio analysis.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Information & Delivery Services
  • Sub-Industry: Research & Consulting Services
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: DNB
  • CUSIP: 26483E10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $108.20
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $121.39
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $127.32
  • 52-Week Range: $36,783,000.00 - $90.84
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 40.85
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.76
  • P/E Growth: 2.66
  • Market Cap: $3.98B
  • Outstanding Shares: 36,783,000
  • Beta: 1.39
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 5.72%
  • Return on Equity: -25.04%
  • Return on Assets: 12.75%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -1.50%
  • Current Ratio: 0.83%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.83%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.75)
Consensus Price Target: $115.00 (6.28% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/10/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetUnderweight$125.00 -> $105.00View Rating Details
1/20/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)UpgradeSell -> Neutral$112.00 -> $120.00View Rating Details
10/17/2016William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
5/12/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingHold$110.00 -> $120.00View Rating Details
10/27/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetUnderperform$110.00 -> $107.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/8/2017        
2/8/2017Q416$3.04$2.99$513.94 million$517.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q316$1.75$1.79$423.62 million$412.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2016Q216$1.18$1.37$394.84 million$389.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q116$0.95$0.82$376.26 million$375.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$2.84$2.87$504.82 million$499.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315$1.67$1.84$419.78 million$406.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$1.31$1.25$405.02 million$375.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115$1.24$1.33$383.10 million$376.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2015Q414$2.63$2.61$485.37 million$489.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q314$1.73$1.85$418.90 million$417.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$1.35$1.47$389.79 million$393.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$1.33$1.55$384.45 million$381.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2014Q413$1.91$2.75$414.03 million$476.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2013Q313$1.90$2.01$413.52 million$411.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013$1.92$1.53$413.20 million$386.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Prelim 2013$1.53$1.53$382.62 million$386.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013$1.38$1.36$386.94 million$381.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2013Q4 2012$2.39$2.38$474.10 million$463.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$1.62$1.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2012$1.42$1.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2012$1.39$1.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2012$2.10$2.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$1.35$1.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$1.26$1.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$1.25$1.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2011$1.88$1.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.00 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.33 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q4 20161$3.02$3.02$3.02
Q1 20171$1.14$1.14$1.14
Q2 20171$1.27$1.27$1.27
Q3 20171$1.71$1.71$1.71
Q4 20171$3.10$3.10$3.10
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB)
Annual Dividend:$1.93
Dividend Yield:1.78%
Dividend Growth:6.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:73.38% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
27.57% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
26.33% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:10 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/8/2017quarterly$0.502/21/20172/23/20173/10/2017
10/19/2016quarterly$0.4811/21/201611/23/201612/9/2016
8/1/2016quarterly$0.488/22/20168/24/20169/9/2016
5/9/2016quarterly$0.485/23/20165/25/20166/10/2016
2/11/2016quarterly$0.482/23/20162/25/20163/11/2016
10/21/2015quarterly$0.4611/23/201511/25/201512/11/2015
8/5/2015quarterly$0.468/24/20158/26/20159/11/2015
5/6/2015quarterly$0.461.48%5/26/20155/28/20156/12/2015
2/9/2015quarterly$0.461.47%2/20/20152/24/20153/11/2015
10/22/2014quarterly$0.441.48%11/24/201411/26/201412/12/2014
8/6/2014quarterly$0.441.57%8/25/20148/27/20149/12/2014
5/7/2014quarterly$0.441.66%5/27/20145/29/20146/13/2014
2/3/2014quarterly$0.441.84%2/21/20142/25/20143/12/2014
10/23/2013quarterly$0.401.5%11/25/201311/27/201312/13/2013
8/6/2013quarterly$0.401.52%8/29/20139/3/20139/18/2013
5/8/2013quarterly$0.401.73%5/24/20135/29/20136/13/2013
2/11/2013quarterly$0.402.03%2/25/20132/27/20133/14/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.53%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.79%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/3/2016Christie HillInsiderSell15,883$139.00$2,207,737.00View SEC Filing  
8/3/2016Joshua L PeirezCOOSell36,508$139.59$5,096,151.72View SEC Filing  
8/3/2016Richard H VeldranCFOSell29,158$139.58$4,069,873.64View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Christopher J. CoughlinDirectorSell2,330$112.50$262,125.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Anthony Pietrontone, Jr.InsiderSell16,574$106.71$1,768,611.54View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Richard H VeldranCFOSell11,300$98.80$1,116,440.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Byron C VielehrInsiderSell85,648$92.53$7,925,009.44View SEC Filing  
9/6/2012John W AldenDirectorSell4,821$81.31$391,995.51View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB)
DateHeadline
nasdaq.com logoDun & Bradstreet Corporation (DNB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled ... - Nasdaq (NYSE:DNB)
www.nasdaq.com - February 17 at 7:22 PM
News IconEquity Focus: Looking at Shares of Dun & Bradstreet Corp. (DNB) - Rives Journal (NYSE:DNB)
rivesjournal.com - February 16 at 2:46 PM
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stocknewsjournal.com - February 16 at 2:46 PM
4-traders.com logoDun & Bradstreet : Rise of protectionism increases risks to business supply chains (NYSE:DNB)
www.4-traders.com - February 15 at 3:39 AM
4-traders.com logoDun & Bradstreet : 2016 the year of economic nationalism as supply chain risk reaches record high (NYSE:DNB)
www.4-traders.com - February 14 at 5:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo2016 the year of economic nationalism as supply chain risk reaches record high (NYSE:DNB)
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 5:37 PM
4-traders.com logoDun & Bradstreet : D&B Credit Advantage Visualizes Account Risk Across Customer Portfolio (NYSE:DNB)
www.4-traders.com - February 13 at 10:31 PM
News IconConsensus Review & Target Check on Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB) - Rockville Register (NYSE:DNB)
rockvilleregister.com - February 13 at 5:28 PM
capitalcube.com logoDun & Bradstreet Corp. :DNB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 13, 2017 (NYSE:DNB)
www.capitalcube.com - February 13 at 5:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoD&B Credit Advantage Visualizes Account Risk Across Customer Portfolio (NYSE:DNB)
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 5:28 PM
News IconDun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB) Analytical Report - The Newburgh Press (NYSE:DNB)
newburghpress.com - February 11 at 3:16 AM
capitalcube.com logoDun & Bradstreet Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DNB-US : February 10, 2017 (NYSE:DNB)
www.capitalcube.com - February 10 at 5:12 PM
capitalcube.com logoDun & Bradstreet Corp. :DNB-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 10, 2017 (NYSE:DNB)
www.capitalcube.com - February 10 at 5:12 PM
News IconHighlighting Recommendations on Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB) - Midway Monitor (NYSE:DNB)
midwaymonitor.com - February 10 at 3:20 AM
benzinga.com logoMid-Afternoon Market Update: Dun & Bradstreet Drops On Earnings Miss; OraSure Shares Surge - Benzinga (NYSE:DNB)
www.benzinga.com - February 10 at 3:20 AM
seekingalpha.com logoDun & Bradstreet's (DNB) CEO Bob Carrigan on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:DNB)
seekingalpha.com - February 9 at 10:19 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of DNB earnings conference call or presentation 9-Feb-17 1:00pm GMT (NYSE:DNB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 10:19 PM
nasdaq.com logoDun & Bradstreet (DNB) Is Sinking After Weaker Than Expected Q4 Profit (NYSE:DNB)
www.nasdaq.com - February 9 at 5:18 PM
seekingalpha.com logoDun & Bradstreet grows sales, profits in mixed Q4 (NYSE:DNB)
seekingalpha.com - February 9 at 5:18 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDun & Bradstreet's (DNB) Q4 Earnings Miss, Revenues Beat (NYSE:DNB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 5:17 PM
fool.com logoWhy Dun & Bradstreet Corporation Stock Is Tumbling (NYSE:DNB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 5:17 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoThe Biggest Loser: Dun & Bradstreet Tumbles 17% (NYSE:DNB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 5:17 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoMid-Afternoon Market Update: Dun & Bradstreet Drops On Earnings Miss; OraSure Shares Surge (NYSE:DNB)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 9 at 3:46 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:23 pm Dun & Bradstreet misses by $0.04, reports revs in-line (NYSE:DNB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 8 at 10:15 PM
rttnews.com logoDun & Bradstreet Q4 Earnings Rise 4% (NYSE:DNB)
www.rttnews.com - February 8 at 5:14 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Dun & Bradstreet Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:DNB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 8 at 5:14 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDun & Bradstreet Reports 2016 Results (NYSE:DNB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 8 at 5:14 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoDUN & BRADSTREET CORP/NW Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, (NYSE:DNB)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 8 at 5:14 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoDun & Bradstreet misses 4Q profit forecasts (NYSE:DNB)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 5:14 PM
4-traders.com logoDun & Bradstreet : RETAIL SECTOR TO GET RURAL PUSH (NYSE:DNB)
www.4-traders.com - January 31 at 5:25 PM
News IconAre Analysts Predicting a Near-Term Upswing For Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB)? - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:DNB)
wsbeacon.com - January 30 at 5:39 PM
News IconStocks Wilt on Friday But Pull Off Positive Week, How Did This One Fare: The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (NYSE:DNB) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:DNB)
wsbeacon.com - January 28 at 4:58 PM
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b2b.dnb.com - January 27 at 11:29 PM
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aikenadvocate.com - January 26 at 11:01 PM
News IconAnalysts Take Aim At This Stock's Earnings Estimates: Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:DNB)
aikenadvocate.com - January 26 at 6:00 PM
News IconInvestor Watch: Volatility Review for The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (NYSE:DNB) - The Tribune (NYSE:DNB)
lakecitytribune.com - January 26 at 6:00 PM
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wsbeacon.com - January 25 at 5:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDun & Bradstreet Schedules Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings Release and Teleconference (NYSE:DNB)
finance.yahoo.com - January 25 at 5:57 PM
investornewswire.com logoStrong Sell Recommendations Of Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB) At 0 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:DNB)
www.investornewswire.com - January 24 at 10:27 PM
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lakecitytribune.com - January 23 at 10:06 PM
capitalcube.com logoDun & Bradstreet Corp. : DNB-US: Dividend Analysis : November 23rd, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 23, 2017 (NYSE:DNB)
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finance.yahoo.com logoDun & Bradstreet upgraded by Goldman (NYSE:DNB)
finance.yahoo.com - January 20 at 6:00 PM
capitalcube.com logoDun & Bradstreet Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : DNB-US : January 20, 2017 (NYSE:DNB)
www.capitalcube.com - January 20 at 6:00 PM
investornewswire.com logoDun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB) Strong Sell Recommendations At 0 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:DNB)
www.investornewswire.com - January 17 at 10:39 PM
News IconFirms & Funds Reinforcing Their Perception of The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (NYSE:DNB) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:DNB)
wsbeacon.com - January 17 at 10:39 PM
News IconDun & Bradstreet Corp Valuation – January 2017 $DNB (NYSE:DNB)
www.moderngraham.com - January 16 at 9:47 PM
News IconDun & Bradstreet Acquires Avention, the Maker of OneSource (NYSE:DNB)
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News IconNumbers in Focus for The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (NYSE:DNB) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:DNB)
wsbeacon.com - January 12 at 5:10 PM
News IconDun & Bradstreet acquires PE-backed Avention for $150 mln (NYSE:DNB)
www.pehub.com - January 11 at 10:17 PM

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What is Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The)'s stock symbol?

Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DNB."

How often does Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The)?

Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 8th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.5025 per share on Friday, March 10th. This represents a $2.01 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.86%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, February 21st. This is a boost from Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The)'s previous quarterly dividend of $0.48.

Where is Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The)'s stock going? Where will Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The)'s stock price be in 2017?

4 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The)'s stock. Their predictions range from $105.00 to $120.00. On average, they anticipate Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The)'s share price to reach $115.00 in the next twelve months.

When will Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) announce their earnings?

Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 8th 2017.

Who owns Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) stock?

Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The)'s stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (6.65%), State Street Corp (4.18%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (3.62%), FIL Ltd (3.04%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.86%) and New South Capital Management Inc. (2.82%). Company insiders that own Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) stock include Christie Hill, Christopher J Coughlin, Joshua L Peirez and Richard H Veldran.

Who sold Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) stock? Who is selling Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) stock?

Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The)'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Credit Agricole S A, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Bessemer Group Inc., Federated Investors Inc. PA, New South Capital Management Inc., Barings LLC and FIL Ltd. Company insiders that have sold Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) stock in the last year include Christie Hill, Joshua L Peirez and Richard H Veldran.

Who bought Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) stock? Who is buying Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) stock?

Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The)'s stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Capital Management LLC, William Blair Investment Management LLC, State Street Corp, AQR Capital Management LLC, Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Guggenheim Capital LLC, Employees Retirement System of Texas and Calamos Advisors LLC.

How do I buy Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) stock?

Shares of Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) 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 Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) stock cost?

One share of Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) stock can currently be purchased for approximately $108.20.

Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB) Chart for Sunday, February, 19, 2017


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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB)

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Earnings by Quarter for Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (The) (NYSE:DNB)

Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff