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. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.

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. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. 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 made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of DENN to grow at a rate of 133.98 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of DENN is 0.36.

DENN has traded between a high of 14.25 and a low of 10.02 over the past year. Today's price is 15.27 percent above the 52-week low, and 18.95 percent below the high. DENN has a price/earnings 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.