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NYSE:DRIDarden Restaurants Stock Price, Forecast & News

$76.48
+1.99 (+2.67 %)
(As of 08/4/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$74.71
Now: $76.48
$77.40
50-Day Range
$70.27
MA: $75.05
$79.12
52-Week Range
$26.15
Now: $76.48
$128.41
Volume1.74 million shs
Average Volume3.12 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.93 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$5.78 per share
Book Value$17.95 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-52,400,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees177,000
Market Cap$9.93 billion
Next Earnings Date9/17/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$76.48
+1.99 (+2.67 %)
(As of 08/4/2020 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 COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, DRI shares have increased by 8.9% and is now trading at $76.48.
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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) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, June, 25th. The restaurant operator reported ($1.24) EPS 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 analysts' expectations of $1.27 billion. Darden Restaurants had a negative net margin of 0.67% and a positive return on equity of 16.68%. Darden Restaurants's revenue was down 43.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $1.76 earnings per share.
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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 given a dividend of $0.88 per share on Monday, February 3rd. This represents a $3.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.60%. 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 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 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets 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 twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.4% from the stock's current price.
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Has Darden Restaurants been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about DRI stock has been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Darden Restaurants earned a news sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.
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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 Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.70%), MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd (0.28%), Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS (0.23%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.23%), Mackay Shields LLC (0.14%) and New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.15%). 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 major 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., Gradient Investments LLC, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Arizona State Retirement System, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. 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 major investors are buying Darden Restaurants stock?

DRI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS, Polaris Greystone Financial Group LLC, Prime Capital Investment Advisors LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., and Strs Ohio. 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 $76.48.

How big of a company is Darden Restaurants?

Darden Restaurants has a market capitalization of $9.93 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 8/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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