Analyst Ratings for Dunkin' Brands Group Inc. (DNKN)

Updated: 2017-07-26

Shares of Dunkin' Brands Group Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. DNKN had previously received a consensus rating of Hold a month ago.

29 analysts issued ratings on the stock, where 6 gave DNKN a buy rating, 1 issued an overweight rating, 18 issued a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 4 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 2 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for DNKN. The maximum price target given was 65, implying a possible profit of 22.71 percent. The minimum price target given was 36, which equates to a potential downside of -32.04 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.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is -1.59 percent. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 2.1 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 0 analysts revised their estimates downwards. 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.

DNKN has an estimated earnings growth rate of 8.43 percent as forecasted by analysts. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. DNKN has a PEG ratio of 2.82.

In the trailing 52-weeks, DNKN hit 59.70 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 43.81. Currently the stock is 20.91 percent higher than its low, and below the high by 11.27 percent. DNKN has a P/E ratio of 23.79. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The DNKN value stock report compares DNKN to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.91 billion. DNKN's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.