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NYSE:DRIDarden Restaurants Stock Price, Forecast & News

$79.06
+2.57 (+3.36 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$75.54
Now: $79.06
$79.08
50-Day Range
$70.27
MA: $75.07
$79.12
52-Week Range
$26.15
Now: $79.06
$128.41
Volume2.66 million shs
Average Volume2.08 million shs
Market Capitalization$10.27 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.31
Darden Restaurants, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates full-service restaurants in the United States and Canada. As of May 27, 2018, it owned and operated approximately 1,746 restaurants under the Olive Garden, LongHorn Steakhouse, Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen, Yard House, The Capital Grille, Bahama Breeze, Seasons 52, and Eddie V's brands. The company was founded in 1968 and is based in Orlando, Florida.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.75 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places
Sub-IndustryRestaurants
CUSIP23719410
Phone407-245-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.81 billion
Cash Flow$5.93 per share
Book Value$17.95 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-52,400,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees177,000
Market Cap$10.27 billion
Next Earnings Date9/17/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$79.06
+2.57 (+3.36 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Darden Restaurants (NYSE:DRI) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Darden Restaurants' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Darden Restaurants' stock was trading at $70.21 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, DRI shares have increased by 12.6% and is now trading at $79.06.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Darden Restaurants?

32 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Darden Restaurants in the last year. There are currently 14 hold ratings, 17 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Darden Restaurants' next earnings date?

Darden Restaurants is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September 17th 2020.
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How were Darden Restaurants' earnings last quarter?

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, June, 25th. The restaurant operator reported ($1.24) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($1.64) by $0.40. The restaurant operator had revenue of $1.27 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.27 billion. Darden Restaurants had a positive return on equity of 16.68% and a negative net margin of 0.67%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 43.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.76 EPS.
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How often does Darden Restaurants pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Darden Restaurants?

Darden Restaurants announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 19th. Investors of record on Friday, January 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.88 per share on Monday, February 3rd. This represents a $3.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 9th.
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What guidance has Darden Restaurants issued on next quarter's earnings?

Darden Restaurants issued an update on its first quarter 2021 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Thursday, June, 25th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 0.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $-1.72. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.494-1.494 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.24 billion.

What price target have analysts set for DRI?

32 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Darden Restaurants' shares. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $135.00. On average, they anticipate Darden Restaurants' stock price to reach $90.58 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.6% from the stock's current price.
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Has Darden Restaurants been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about DRI stock have trended very positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Darden Restaurants earned a news sentiment score of 4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.
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Who are some of Darden Restaurants' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Darden Restaurants own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Darden Restaurants investors own include Home Depot (HD), Walt Disney (DIS), NVIDIA (NVDA), Boeing (BA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Micron Technology (MU), Verizon Communications (VZ) and Intel (INTC).

Who are Darden Restaurants' key executives?

Darden Restaurants' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Eugene I. Lee Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Ricardo Cardenas, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 51)
  • Mr. David C. George, Exec. VP & COO (Age 63)
  • Mr. Matthew R. Broad, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 59)
  • Mr. Todd A. Burrowes, Pres of Longhorn Steakhouse (Age 56)

What is Darden Restaurants' stock symbol?

Darden Restaurants trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DRI."

Who are Darden Restaurants' major shareholders?

Darden Restaurants' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.81%), Viking Global Investors LP (2.30%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.70%), Swiss National Bank (0.49%), MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd (0.28%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.24%). Company insiders that own Darden Restaurants stock include Charles M Sonsteby, Daniel J Kiernan, David C George, Douglas J Milanes, Eugene I Lee Jr, John W Madonna, M Shan Atkins, Matthew R Broad, Nana Mensah, Ricardo Cardenas, Todd Burrowes and William S Simon.
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Which institutional investors are selling Darden Restaurants stock?

DRI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CWM LLC, Raymond James & Associates, Scout Investments Inc., Swiss National Bank, Gradient Investments LLC, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, and Arizona State Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Darden Restaurants company stock in the last year include Douglas J Milanes, and Nana Mensah.
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Which institutional investors are buying Darden Restaurants stock?

DRI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Viking Global Investors LP, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS, TCW Group Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., and Polaris Greystone Financial Group LLC. Company insiders that have bought Darden Restaurants stock in the last two years include Charles M Sonsteby, David C George, Eugene I Lee Jr, M Shan Atkins, Matthew R Broad, Ricardo Cardenas, and Todd Burrowes.
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How do I buy shares of Darden Restaurants?

Shares of DRI 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 Darden Restaurants' stock price today?

One share of DRI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $79.06.

How big of a company is Darden Restaurants?

Darden Restaurants has a market capitalization of $10.27 billion and generates $7.81 billion in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $-52,400,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $3.13 on an earnings per share basis. Darden Restaurants employs 177,000 workers across the globe.

What is Darden Restaurants' official website?

The official website for Darden Restaurants is www.darden.com.

How can I contact Darden Restaurants?

Darden Restaurants' mailing address is 1000 DARDEN CENTER DRIVE, ORLANDO FL, 32837. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at 407-245-4000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/8/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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