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 most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 15, which equates to a potential upside of 29.87 percent. The minimum price target given was 12, implying a possible loss 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.

Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 0 percent on average, compared to last month. That number becomes 0 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 0 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of DENN to grow at a rate of 133.98 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. DENN has a PEG ratio of 0.36.

In the trailing 52-weeks, DENN hit 14.25 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 10.02. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 15.27 percent, and below the high by 18.95 percent. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $0.80483 billion. DENN will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.