Analyst Ratings for Denny's Corp. (DENN)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Denny's Corp. (NASDAQ:DENN) was awarded an average rating of Buy from investment analysts following the stock. About 30 days ago, DENN was issued an average rating of Buy.

A buy rating was issued by 4 analysts, 0 issued an overweight rating, 1 gave a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 1 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for DENN. The highest price target was 15, which equates to a potential upside of 29.87 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 12, implying potential capital losses of 3.9 percent. Many analysts are not unbiased in their coverage of stocks, including price targets and stock ratings, so care must be taken in interpreting numbers released by them.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes 0 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 percent in FY estimates.

Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of DENN to grow at a rate of 133.98 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of DENN is 0.36.

In the trailing 52-weeks, DENN hit 14.25 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 10.02. Today's price is 15.27 percent above the 52-week low, and 18.95 percent lower than its 52-week high. DENN has a P/E ratio of 48.13. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The DENN value stock report compares DENN to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of DENN is $0.80483 billion. DENN is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.