Darden Restaurants Inc (DRI)

DRI (NYSE:Leisure) EQUITY
$73.44
pos +0.00
+0.00%
Today's Range: 72.63 - 73.66 | DRI Avg Daily Volume: 1,779,200
Last Update: 01/20/17 - 4:02 PM EST
Volume: 0
YTD Performance: 0.99%
Open: $0.00
Previous Close: $72.59
52 Week Range: $55.77 - $79.43
Oustanding Shares: 124,165,070
Market Cap: 9,013,142,431
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for DRI
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A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 6 6 5 6
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 1
Hold 9 8 8 6
Moderate Sell 0 1 1 1
Strong Sell 1 1 1 2
Mean Rec. 2.38 2.44 2.53 2.50
Latest Dividend: 0.56
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.09%
Dividend Ex-Date: 01/06/17
Price Earnings Ratio: 21.10
Price Earnings Comparisons:
DRI Sector Avg. S&P 500
21.10 21.30 0.00
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
16.79% 23.08% 44.11%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 2.50 -0.20 -0.07
Net Income -47.10 -0.10 -0.04
EPS -47.00 -0.10 -0.03
Earnings for DRI:
EBITDA 0.92B
Revenue 6.93B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (02/17) Qtr (05/17) FY (05/17) FY (05/18)
Average Estimate $1.27 $1.14 $3.92 $4.26
Number of Analysts 12 12 13 13
High Estimate $1.31 $1.17 $3.97 $4.37
Low Estimate $1.22 $1.05 $3.79 $4.10
Prior Year $1.21 $1.10 $3.53 $3.92
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 4.68% 3.26% 10.94% 8.90%
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Bullish
Dec 21, 2016 | 7:03 AM EST
Shares of DRI now seen reaching $84, according to Canaccord Genuity. Estimates also upped, as the company is continuing to gain market ...
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The U.S. dollar strengthened on Fed chair Janet Yellen's labor market remarks. Multinationals face this expanding headwind. And so do countries that have borrowed in U.S. dollars. The price of crude oil flat lined. Gold up $2. Ag commodities lower across-the-board: wheat down $0.02, corn $0.04, soybeans $0.13 and oats up $0.01. Lumber down $2.50. Bonds staged a good rally. The yield on the 10-year fell by 5 basis points to 2.55% and the long bond by a comparable amount. The 2s/10s spread fell by 2 basis points to 131 basis points. Municipals were well bid and closed-end muni bonds enjoyed an up (but modest) improvement. Junk bonds were also higher. Blackstone/GSO Strategic Credit Fund (BGB)  up $0.03. Banks held their gains despite lower bond yields. Insurance stocks were mixed. Brokerages showed no price movement. Autos continue to stall. I am out of my shorts, here. Energy stocks were unchanged, in line with crude oil. No positions here, either. Biotech did little. Dead cat bounce for Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX) . Gilead Sciences (GILD) rallied and some speculative biotech ripped (Portola Pharmaceuticals (PTLA) , Intrexon (XON) ). Retail (more on this subject tomorrow) was irregularly higher, led by JC Penney (JCP) , Kohl's (KSS) and Home Depot (HD) . Media was stronger, led by Disney (DIS) , which got a Bank of America (BAC) upgrade. Fertilizers are mixed - Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (POT) lower (I am still not interested in this name), Monsanto (MON) higher. Consumer staples were lower - with Kimberly Clark (KMB) and Coca-Cola (KO) leading to downside. But Campbell Soup (CPB) , a long, caught a bid. Ag equipment mixed, showing no correlation today to commodities. (FANG) was higher, but moderately so. Amazon (AMZN) and Alphabet (GOOGL)  were both up. In individual stocks DuPont (DD) still DuLovely. Radian (RDN) now modestly higher, after being weak all day. Oaktree Capital OAK still getting its leaves t
Bearish
Dec 16, 2016 | 7:02 AM EST
DRI was downgraded from Buy to Hold, Deutsche Bank said. $76 price target. Fundamentals have yet to catch up with the valuation.
Bearish
Nov 29, 2016 | 7:19 AM EST
DRI was downgraded from Outperform to Neutral, Credit Suisse said. Valuation call, based on a $72 price target.
Analysts are optimistic about the company, which has survived nearly 50 years in a tough sector.

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