Featured Stock for Investors: Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. (DKS)


Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. (DKS) belonging to the Retail-Wholesale sector has declined -0.19% and closed its last trading session at $48.2.

The company reported its EPS on 03/07/2017. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $60.15.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 1.65. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell.

The Stock had a 1.57 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.54 and 1.57 respectively.

Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. on 03/07/2017 reported its EPS as $1.32 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $1.3. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.02. This shows a surprise factor of 1.5%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. Earnings, with 27 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.54.

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.57 and $0.5 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.5.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. as $1.84 Billion in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 21 analysts.

The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 1.87 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 1.79 Billion. The company’s last year sales total was 1.66 Billion.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. is 8%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 20.7%.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of 5.58% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 13.43%.

The Company got Upgrade by Wolfe Research on 14-Mar-17 from Peer Perform to Outperform.

Insider Trades for Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. show that the latest trade was made on 22 Nov 2016 where Colombo (William J), the Director completed a transaction type “Buy” in which 52156 shares were traded at a price of $28.23.

2 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 33489 shares traded.

26 analysts projected Price Targets for Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc.. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $68. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $50 and the Mean Price Target is $60.15.

Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. (DKS) has the market capitalization of $5.38 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $62.88 on Nov 14, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $37.96 on May 18, 2016.

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 7 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 15.5% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 14.4 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of -8.91 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 0.55 and ATR value of 1.6. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 2.69% and 3.19%.