Dunkin Brands Group Inc (DNKN) : Gardiner Nancy B added new position in Dunkin Brands Group Inc during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 7,044 shares of Dunkin Brands Group Inc which is valued at $332,336 , the company said in a statement filed on Aug 8, 2016 with the SEC.Dunkin Brands Group Inc makes up approximately 1.04% of Gardiner Nancy B’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Cambridge Investment Research Advisors boosted its stake in DNKN in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,917 additional shares and now holds a total of 9,278 shares of Dunkin Brands Group Inc which is valued at $425,118. Dunkin Brands Group Inc makes up approx 0.01% of Cambridge Investment Research Advisors’s portfolio. Hartford Financial Management sold out all of its stake in DNKN during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 200 shares of DNKN which is valued $9,320.
Dunkin Brands Group Inc opened for trading at $47.19 and hit $47.7 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $47.7, with a gain of 0.85% or 0.4 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 11,95,228 shares. Company has a market cap of $4,376 M.
On the company’s financial health, Dunkin Brands Group Inc reported $0.57 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on Jul 21, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.56. The company had revenue of $216.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $219.93 million. The company’s revenue was up 2.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.50 EPS.
Investors should note that on Jul 21, 2016, Dunkin Brands Group Inc announced a cash dividend of $0.3000. The company’s management has announced Aug 18, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Aug 22, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Aug 31, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Dunkin Brands Group Inc. Dunkin Brands Group Inc was Downgraded by CLSA to ” Underperform” on Jul 28, 2016.
Dunkin Brands Group Inc. is a franchisor of quick service restaurants (QSRs) serving hot and cold coffee and baked goods as well as hard serve ice cream. The Company franchises restaurants under its Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins brands. The Company operates business through four segments: Dunkin’ Donuts-U.S. Dunkin’ Donuts International Baskin-Robbins International and Baskin-Robbins-U.S. Dunkin’ Donuts-U.S. segment is a United States QSR concept and markets donut and bagel categories for servings. In addition it has APODs such as self-service kiosks in grocery stores hospitals airports offices and other smaller-footprint properties. Baskin-Robbins-U.S. segment is one of the QSR chains in the United States for servings of hard-serve ice cream and develops and sells a range of frozen ice cream treats such as cones cakes sundaes and frozen beverages. It has approximately 11310 Dunkin’ Donuts and over 7552 Baskin-Robbins points of distribution.