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.

A number of analysts gave price targets for DNKN. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 65, implying a possible profit of 22.71 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 36, implying potential capital losses of -32.04 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. That number becomes -1.59 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. 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. 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, compared to 0 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of DNKN's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 8.43 percent. People on Wall Street often look at a company's PEG ratio. Investors like to see smaller values for the PEG ratio, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. 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 last 52-weeks, DNKN has achieved a high of 59.70 and a low of 43.81. Currently the stock is 20.91 percent higher than its low, and 11.27 percent lower than its 52-week high. 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 market cap of DNKN is $4.91 billion. DNKN will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.