Analyst Ratings for Dillard's Inc. (DDS)

Updated: 2017-07-27

Shares of Dillard's Inc. (NYSE:DDS) have received a consensus rating of Underweight from Wall Street analysts. Last month, DDS received an average rating of Underweight.

A buy rating was issued by 0 analysts, 0 gave an overweight rating, 3 gave a hold rating, 1 gave an underweight rating, and 2 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 0 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Several price targets were given for DDS by the analysts covering the stock. The highest price target was 55, implying a possible profit of -29.03 percent. The lowest price target was 39, implying a possible loss of -49.68 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 36.43 percent. That number becomes -36.11 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -1.51 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of -4.11 percent in FY estimates.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 2 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 1 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

The growth rate of DDS's earnings is estimated by analysts to be -9.43 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, 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, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of DDS is -1.69.

DDS has a 52-week high of 78.06 and a 52-week low of 45.51. Currently the stock is 70.29 percent higher than its low, and 0.72 percent lower than its 52-week high. DDS has a P/E ratio of 15.95. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The DDS value stock report compares DDS to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of DDS is $2.15 billion. DDS is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.