NYSE:DRI - Darden Restaurants Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $116.11 +7.46 (+6.87 %) (As of 03/22/2019 01:50 AM ET)Previous Close$108.65Today's Range$112.50 - $116.5652-Week Range$82.38 - $124.00Volume3.79 million shsAverage Volume1.23 million shsMarket Capitalization$14.34 billionP/E Ratio24.14Dividend Yield0.58%Beta0.3 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings Darden Restaurants (NYSE:DRI) Price Target and Consensus Rating (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?) MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.28 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Darden Restaurants in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $122.1583, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 5.21%. The high price target for DRI is $240.00 and the low price target for DRI is $94.00. There are currently 1 sell rating, 8 hold ratings and 19 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuyConsensus Rating Score: 2.642.612.562.60Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)8 Hold Rating(s)19 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)2 Sell Rating(s)7 Hold Rating(s)19 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)2 Sell Rating(s)8 Hold Rating(s)17 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)10 Hold Rating(s)15 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $122.1583$121.9083$120.7833$119.7727Price Target Upside: 5.21% upside16.18% upside16.53% upside4.40% upsideDarden Restaurants (NYSE:DRI) Consensus Price Target History Darden Restaurants (NYSE:DRI) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails3/21/2019Gordon HaskettUpgradeUnderperform ➝ HoldLow3/19/2019Maxim GroupReiterated RatingHold ➝ Buy$128.00Medium1/31/2019WedbushInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$110.00Low1/11/2019Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ BuyLow1/11/2019Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$113.00 ➝ $120.00Medium12/19/2018Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$120.00 ➝ $115.00High12/19/2018BTIG ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$103.80High12/6/2018Wells Fargo & CoBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$108.00 ➝ $109.00Medium11/29/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$133.00 ➝ $129.00Medium10/24/2018Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$130.00Medium10/4/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$128.00 ➝ $125.00Low9/24/2018BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeMarket Perform ➝ Underperform$105.00 ➝ $96.00Medium9/21/2018SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$137.00High9/21/2018Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$120.00 ➝ $125.00High9/21/2018Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$110.00 ➝ $112.00High9/21/2018MizuhoBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$115.00 ➝ $125.00High9/21/2018Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$125.00 ➝ $135.00High9/13/2018ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$240.00Low9/11/2018Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$106.00 ➝ $130.00Low9/5/2018OppenheimerBoost Price TargetOutperform$115.00 ➝ $130.00Medium7/23/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingOverweight$120.00Low6/22/2018Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$90.00 ➝ $100.00Low6/22/2018StephensBoost Price TargetOverweight$105.00 ➝ $125.00Low4/19/2018Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformMedium4/2/2018Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$97.00Medium4/2/2018UBS GroupUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformMedium4/2/2018Raymond JamesUpgradeBuyMedium3/23/2018Deutsche BankLower Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$99.00 ➝ $96.00Medium1/12/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingHold$95.00Low10/13/2017Longbow ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutralN/A6/28/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral$82.00 ➝ $93.00Low(Data available from 3/22/2017 forward) This page was last updated on 3/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why are gap-down stocks important?