Analyst Ratings for Domino's Pizza Inc. (DPZ)Updated: 2017-07-28
An average rating of Hold has been given to Domino's Pizza Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) by analysts covering the stock. Last month, DPZ received an average rating of Hold.
4 analysts declared DPZ a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 13 issued a hold rating, 1 issued an underweight rating, and 0 gave a sell rating. Today, there are 3 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.
Investment analysts gave a few price targets for DPZ. The most optimistic price target was 235, which equates to a potential upside of 28.35 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 178, which equates to a potential downside of -2.78 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.
Analysts have revised their earnings estimates upwards for this quarter, by about 2.15 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 3.94 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 2.21 percent, as compared to a month ago. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 5.1 percent in FY estimates.
Investors like to see analysts making revisions in the same direction, as that raises confidence in the revisions. Over the past month, 4 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, which can be compared to the 3 analysts that decreased their estimates. During this time, 5 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts decreased their estimates.
Analysts estimate earnings of DPZ to grow at a rate of 12.6 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, 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, even though it may be more relevant to compare the ratio to that of a firm's competitors. The PEG ratio of DPZ is 2.89.
DPZ has a 52-week high of 221.58 and a 52-week low of 143.47. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 27.62 percent, and 17.37 percent lower than its 52-week high. DPZ has a P/E ratio of 36.47. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The DPZ value stock report compares DPZ to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of DPZ is $8.8 billion. DPZ is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.