Analyst Ratings for Dun & Bradstreet Corp. (DNB)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Shares of Dun & Bradstreet Corp. (NYSE:DNB) have received a consensus rating of Hold from Wall Street analysts. A consensus rating of Hold was previously issued for DNB last month.

0 analysts declared DNB a buy, 1 gave an overweight rating, 7 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.

DNB was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 126, implying potential capital gains of 13.65 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 105, which equates to a potential downside of -5.29 percent. Some investors take price targets and stock ratings with a grain of salt, knowing that some analysts can have indirect business with the stocks they cover.

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 -3.33 percent. 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 -0.07 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. Also over the last month, 0 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 0 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

The growth rate of DNB's earnings is estimated by analysts to be 193 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. DNB has a PEG ratio of 0.24.

In the last 52-weeks, DNB has achieved a high of 141.57 and a low of 100.46. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 10.36 percent, and below the high by 21.69 percent. DNB has a P/E ratio of 46.91. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The DNB value stock report compares DNB to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.13 billion. DNB will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.