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NYSE:DRIDarden Restaurants Stock Price, Forecast & News

$78.12
-0.19 (-0.24 %)
(As of 06/2/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$77.14
Now: $78.12
$79.56
50-Day Range
$57.98
MA: $70.83
$81.56
52-Week Range
$26.15
Now: $78.12
$128.41
Volume2.00 million shs
Average Volume3.17 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.44 billion
P/E Ratio15.23
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.32
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: 4.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.23 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places
Sub-IndustryRestaurants
SectorRetail/Wholesale
CUSIP23719410
Phone407-245-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.51 billion
Cash Flow$8.81 per share
Book Value$19.44 per share

Profitability

Net Income$713.40 million

Miscellaneous

Employees185,000
Market Cap$9.44 billion
Next Earnings Date6/18/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 11.3% and is now trading at $78.12. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Darden Restaurants?

30 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Darden Restaurants in the last year. There are currently 14 hold ratings, 15 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Darden Restaurants.

When is Darden Restaurants' next earnings date?

Darden Restaurants is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, June 18th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Darden Restaurants.

How were Darden Restaurants' earnings last quarter?

Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, March, 19th. The restaurant operator reported $1.90 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.88 by $0.02. The restaurant operator earned $2.35 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.33 billion. Darden Restaurants had a return on equity of 32.51% and a net margin of 7.25%. The business's revenue was up 4.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.80 earnings per share. View Darden Restaurants' earnings history.

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. Stockholders 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 dividend yield of 4.51%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 9th. View Darden Restaurants' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for DRI?

30 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Darden Restaurants' stock. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $135.00. On average, they expect Darden Restaurants' stock price to reach $88.17 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.9% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Darden Restaurants.

Has Darden Restaurants been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about DRI stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Darden Restaurants earned a media sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutDarden Restaurants.

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 investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.69%), Capital World Investors (5.42%), State Street Corp (5.10%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.77%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.77%) and Capital International Investors (2.76%). 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. View institutional ownership trends for Darden Restaurants.

Which major investors are selling Darden Restaurants stock?

DRI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Bessemer Group Inc., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., AQR Capital Management LLC, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Bahl & Gaynor Inc., Public Sector Pension Investment Board, and UBS Group AG. Company insiders that have sold Darden Restaurants company stock in the last year include Daniel J Kiernan, David C George, Douglas J Milanes, John W Madonna, Nana Mensah, and Ricardo Cardenas. View insider buying and selling activity for Darden Restaurants.

Which major investors are buying Darden Restaurants stock?

DRI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Melvin Capital Management LP, Capital World Investors, Victory Capital Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Eagle Asset Management Inc., Capital International Investors, and Nuveen Asset Management 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. View insider buying and selling activity for Darden Restaurants.

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 $78.12.

How big of a company is Darden Restaurants?

Darden Restaurants has a market capitalization of $9.44 billion and generates $8.51 billion in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $713.40 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.82 on an earnings per share basis. Darden Restaurants employs 185,000 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 6/3/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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