Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN) went up by 3.16% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $82.14. The company’s stock price has collected 8.79% of gains in the last five trading sessions. The Wall Street Journal reported on 09/23/20 that Dunkin’, Stadiums Try Checkout-Free Shopping as Social Distancing Remains a Priority
Is It Worth Investing in Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. (NASDAQ :DNKN) Right Now?
Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 32.25 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for DNKN is at 0.86. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 9 analysts out of 26 who provided ratings for Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 1 rated the stock as “overweight,” 16 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $73.70, which is -$11.31 below the current price. DNKN currently public float of 81.92M and currently shorts hold a 2.38% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of DNKN was 822.31K shares.
DNKN’s Market Performance
DNKN stocks went up by 8.79% for the week, with a monthly jump of 10.92% and a quarterly performance of 29.01%, while its annual performance rate touched 9.88%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.25% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.39% for Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 9.01% for DNKN stocks with a simple moving average of 23.73% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of DNKN
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for DNKN stocks, with BofA Securities repeating the rating for DNKN by listing it as a “Buy.” The predicted price for DNKN in the upcoming period, according to BofA Securities is $92 based on the research report published on October 01st of the current year 2020.
Piper Sandler, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see DNKN reach a price target of $89, previously predicting the price at $66. The rating they have provided for DNKN stocks is “Overweight” according to the report published on September 21st, 2020.
BofA Securities gave a rating of “Buy” to DNKN, setting the target price at $78 in the report published on August 03rd of the current year.
DNKN Trading at 14.43% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought DNKN to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was able to rebound, for now settling with 2.87% of gains for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.39%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.25%, as shares surge +8.39% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +21.60% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, DNKN rose by +8.79%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +13.77% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $77.84. In addition, Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. saw 11.86% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at DNKN starting from Murphy Scott, who sale 14,500 shares at the price of $72.12 back on Aug 13. After this action, Murphy Scott now owns 12,242 shares of Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc., valued at $1,045,740 using the latest closing price.
Raskopf Karen, the Chief Comm & Sust Officer of Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc., sale 44,828 shares at $71.20 during a trade that took place back on Aug 12, which means that Raskopf Karen is holding 0 shares at $3,191,554 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for DNKN
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +31.59 for the present operating margin
- +49.01 for the gross margin
The net margin for Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. stands at +17.66. The total capital return value is set at 16.62, while invested capital returns managed to touch 9.47. Equity return is now at value -35.90, with 5.70 for asset returns.
Currently, EBITDA for the company is 89.87M with total debt to EBITDA at 6.40. When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 6.55, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.39. The receivables turnover for the company is 10.02 and the total asset turnover is 0.37. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.54.