Domino’s Pizza Inc (NYSE:DPZ).
Fisher Asset Management, LLC says it sold 228,247 shares last quarter decreasing its holdings in Domino’s Pizza Inc by 16.3%. Its position was worth $248,494,000 a decrease of 3.9% as of the end of the quarter.
The following firms have also recently changed their position in DPZ. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC divested its ownership by shedding 12,860 shares a decrease of 21.5% as of 06/30/2017. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC currently owns 46,887 shares with a value of $9,918,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 9.9%. Clinton Group Inc expanded its holdings by buying 19,391 shares an increase of 250.3% from 12/31/2016 to 03/31/2017. Clinton Group Inc controls 27,138 shares worth $5,001,000. The value of the position overall is up by 305.3%.
Creative Planning grew its stake by buying 4,809 shares an increase of 418.5% in the quarter. Creative Planning owns 5,958 shares valued at $1,260,000. The value of the position overall is up by 494.3%.
On June 9 the company was set at “Neutral” in a report from Longbow Research which is down from the previous “Buy” rating. Wells Fargo initiated coverage on DPZ by announcing an initial rating of “Market Perform”.
On October 19 Nomura maintained a stock rating of “Neutral” but moved up the price target to $152.00 from $148.00. October 19 investment analysts at BTIG Research held the company rating at “Neutral” and moved up the price target from $139.00 to $148.00.
On October 14 the stock rating was upgraded to “Buy” from “Underperform” in an announcement from Bank of America. September 13 investment analysts at Citigroup held the stock rating at “Neutral” and raised the price expectation to $159.00 from $109.00.
The company is up from yesterday’s close of $212.11. The company also recently announced a dividend which was paid on Friday June 30th, 2017. The dividend payment was $0.460 per share for the quarter or $1.84 on an annualized basis. The dividend yield was $0.87. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday the 13th of June 2017.
Shares last traded at $213.54 barely above the 50 day moving average of $208.49 and which is just over the 200 day moving average of $185.44. The 50 day moving average was up $5.05 or +2.42% and the 200 day average went up by +15.16%.
Domino’s Pizza Inc’s P/E ratio is 45.66 and market capitalization is 10.27B. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $4.68 and is expected to be $5.45 for the current year with 48,090,000 shares currently outstanding. Analysts expect next quarter’s EPS to be $1.17 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $6.49.