Dick's Sporting Goods' profits dip in fourth quarter
- Author: Ronnie Bowen Mar 08, 2017,
Mar 08, 2017, 0:42
Large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Dick's Sporting Goods, Inc.'s 20-Day Simple Moving Average is -0.11%. Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $70.00 price objective on shares of Dick's Sporting Goods in a report on Thursday, October 6th. The company had revenue of $1.87 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.77 billion. According to tipranks.com, 13 analysts has covered the stock while recommending a "Strong Buy".
The sporting goods retailer posted adjusted earnings of $1.32 per share, beating the Wall Street expectation of $1.30. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 5 analysts of Thomson Reuters, 10 analysts given HOLD rating to the stock and 0 given UNDERPERFORM rating. Analysts pegging the company with a rating of 3 would be indicating a Hold recommendation. The stock price of DKS is moving up from its 20 days moving average with 3.64% and isolated positively from 50 days moving average with 0.83%. Wedbush also issued estimates for Dicks Sporting Goods' Q2 2018 earnings at $1.01 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $0.63 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $1.48 EPS, FY2018 earnings at $3.67 EPS and FY2019 earnings at $4.11 EPS. An influential expert may put an equity that is now trading close to $10 1-year target of around $100; however, there seems no exact means to attain price target. It has a past 5-day performance of 6.24 percent and trades at an average volume of 2.22M shares.
12/28/2016 - Dick's Sporting Goods Inc had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Wedbush. The original version of this piece can be read at https://sportsperspectives.com/2017/03/06/research-analysts-offer-predictions-for-dicks-sporting-goods-incs-q1-2018-earnings-dks.html. The stock lost nearly -13.8% in price since last earning report, when its share price was $60.74. He rates the stock an outperform with a price target of $61.
Investors will mark their calendars for 2017-03-07, the date when Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) are expected to release their quarterly results. The firm earned $2.48 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.48 billion. (NYSE:DKS)'s shares have the potential to reach a high EPS of 1.35 per share, and a low EPS of 1.21 per share in the current quarter.
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The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 31st. James Investment Research Inc. raised its position in shares of Dicks Sporting Goods by 505.3% in the third quarter. This represents a $0.68 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.33%.
02/14/2017 - Dick's Sporting Goods Inc had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank.
Though he did not mention specific companies, the recent sale of Finish Line's 65 Jack Rabbit running stores - purchased for $0 - shows how competitive the crowded sporting goods market has become.
Each of its Dick's Sporting Goods stores includes footwear, team sports, outdoor lodge, golf, fitness and athletic apparel.