Zacks: Analysts Anticipate Domino's Pizza, Inc. (DPZ) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $904.00 Million

Equities research analysts forecast that Domino's Pizza, Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) will announce sales of $904.00 million for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Six analysts have issued estimates for Domino's Pizza’s earnings. The lowest sales estimate is $885.09 million and the highest is $932.30 million. Domino's Pizza posted sales of $819.44 million during the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year over year growth rate of 10.3%. The firm is expected to announce its next quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February 27th.

On average, analysts expect that Domino's Pizza will report full-year sales of $904.00 million for the current financial year, with estimates ranging from $2.78 billion to $2.83 billion. For the next financial year, analysts expect that the business will post sales of $3.08 billion per share, with estimates ranging from $3.03 billion to $3.13 billion. Zacks Investment Research’s sales averages are a mean average based on a survey of research analysts that follow Domino's Pizza.

Domino's Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, October 12th. The restaurant operator reported $1.27 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.22 by $0.05. Domino's Pizza had a negative return on equity of 12.59% and a net margin of 9.47%. The business had revenue of $643.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $627.85 million. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.96 earnings per share. Domino's Pizza’s revenue was up 13.6% compared to the same quarter last year.

Several brokerages recently issued reports on DPZ. Instinet reissued a “neutral” rating and issued a $201.00 price objective (up from $198.00) on shares of Domino's Pizza in a research note on Wednesday, October 4th. Credit Suisse Group began coverage on Domino's Pizza in a research note on Wednesday, October 4th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $200.00 price objective for the company. Barclays increased their price objective on Domino's Pizza from $180.00 to $184.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Friday, October 13th. Maxim Group reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $220.00 price objective on shares of Domino's Pizza in a research note on Friday, October 13th. Finally, Nomura increased their price objective on Domino's Pizza to $230.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, January 11th. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fourteen have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $214.65.

Shares of Domino's Pizza (DPZ) opened at $207.89 on Thursday. The stock has a market capitalization of $9,153.12, a PE ratio of 39.67, a P/E/G ratio of 1.79 and a beta of 0.37. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of -1.13, a current ratio of 1.49 and a quick ratio of 1.39. Domino's Pizza has a one year low of $164.49 and a one year high of $221.58.

In other news, CFO Jeffrey D. Lawrence sold 17,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $184.87, for a total transaction of $3,142,790.00. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 26,841 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $4,962,095.67. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Corporate insiders own 3.57% of the company’s stock.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. MML Investors Services LLC increased its holdings in shares of Domino's Pizza by 3.2% during the 2nd quarter. MML Investors Services LLC now owns 1,405 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $297,000 after acquiring an additional 44 shares during the last quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank increased its holdings in shares of Domino's Pizza by 12.2% during the 2nd quarter. Toronto Dominion Bank now owns 590 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $125,000 after acquiring an additional 64 shares during the last quarter. Commonwealth Bank of Australia increased its holdings in shares of Domino's Pizza by 25.0% during the 2nd quarter. Commonwealth Bank of Australia now owns 500 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $105,000 after acquiring an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. Eaton Vance Management increased its holdings in shares of Domino's Pizza by 2.2% during the 2nd quarter. Eaton Vance Management now owns 6,848 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $1,449,000 after acquiring an additional 148 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Domino's Pizza by 1.6% during the 2nd quarter. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. now owns 14,391 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $3,044,000 after acquiring an additional 226 shares during the last quarter.

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Domino's Pizza Company Profile

Domino’s Pizza, Inc is a pizza restaurant chain company. As of January 1, 2017, the Company operated in over 13,800 locations in over 85 markets around the world. The Company operates through three segments: domestic stores, international franchise and supply chain. Its basic menu features pizza products in various sizes and crust types.

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