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.

DENN was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 15, implying a possible profit 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.

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. 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.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 0 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of DENN's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 133.98 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Wall Street investors typically prefer a PEG ratio to be smaller than 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. 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. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 15.27 percent, 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's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.