Darden Restaurants is a restaurants business based in the US. Darden Restaurants shares (DRI.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US dollars. Its last market close was $156.47 – an increase of 0.48% over the previous day. Darden Restaurants employs 187,384 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $10.8 billion.
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Is it a good time to buy Darden Restaurants stock?
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Share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Darden Restaurants's shares have ranged in value from as little as $127.5488 up to $171.4534. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Darden Restaurants's is 1.249. This would suggest that Darden Restaurants's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
|1 week (2023-11-25)||0.29%|
|1 month (2023-11-02)||7.42%|
|3 months (2023-09-02)||1.53%|
|6 months (2023-06-02)||-2.95%|
|1 year (2022-12-02)||11.09%|
|2 years (2021-12-02)||22.70%|
|3 years (2020-12-02)||55.35%|
|5 years (2018-12-02)||61.48%|
The gauge below shows real-time ratings that are based on 26 popular indicators such as moving averages, for specific time periods. It's not a recommendation but is simply technical analysis that can form part of your research.
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Is Darden Restaurants under- or over-valued?
Valuing a stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge value. Check out the Darden Restaurants P/E ratio, PEG ratio and EBITDA
Darden Restaurants's current stock price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 19x. In other words, Darden Restaurants stocks trade at around 19x recent earnings.
That's comparable to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the United States stock markets on average as of November 10, 2023 (20.44).
Darden Restaurants's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.998. A PEG ratio over 1 can be interpreted as meaning shares are overvalued at the current rate of growth, or may anticipate an acceleration in growth.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Darden Restaurants's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the stock prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Darden Restaurants's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is a whopping $1.6 billion ($2.2 billion CAD).
The EBITDA is a measure of a Darden Restaurants's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
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