Analysts forecast earnings per share of $0.43, up exactly $0.11 or 34.38 % from 2014's $0.32 EPS.
A number of other research analysts have also recently weighed in on DBD. A low number indicates a Buy and a higher number a Sell. Lake Street Capital cut Diebold, from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and lowered their target price for the company from $30.00 to $23.00 in a report on Tuesday, October 31st. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed an "outperform" rating on shares of Diebold, in a research report on Tuesday, September 5th. Diebold Nixdorf Inc (NYSE:DBD) has risen 12.54% since November 13, 2016 and is uptrending. Finally, Imperial Capital set a $24.00 target price on shares of Diebold, and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 17th.
Among 9 analysts covering Diebold Inc (NYSE:DBD), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. They set a "neutral" rating and a $33.00 target price for the company. If you are reading this piece of content on another website, it was stolen and reposted in violation of US & worldwide trademark & copyright legislation. The correct version of this article can be viewed at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/11/14/116560-shares-in-diebold-incorporated-dbd-purchased-by-bbt-corp.html.
Diebold, (NYSE:DBD) opened at $18.15 on Thursday. The firm has a market cap of $1,370.94, a P/E ratio of 17.12 and a beta of 1.93. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.00, a quick ratio of 1.01 and a current ratio of 1.47. Capstone Asset Management Co has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Diebold Nixdorf Inc (NYSE:DBD). The technology company reported $0.58 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.40. The company had revenue of $1.12 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.17 billion. Diebold, had a negative net margin of 4.40% and a positive return on equity of 11.39%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 14.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.34 earnings per share.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 9th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 17th will be issued a dividend of $0.10 per share. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 16th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.20%. Diebold, 's dividend payout ratio is now -14.87%. LS Investment Advisors LLC now owns 4,817 shares of the company's stock valued at $119,000 after buying an additional 886 shares in the last quarter. The stock was acquired at an average price of $18.28 per share, for a total transaction of $50,270.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, Director Henry D.G. Wallace purchased 10,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, August 21st. The stock was bought at an average price of $18.14 per share, with a total value of $90,700.00. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. In the last ninety days, insiders bought 17,750 shares of company stock valued at $331,770. Company insiders own 1.37% of the company's stock. Creative Planning increased its stake in shares of Diebold, by 2.3% in the second quarter. Creative Planning now owns 5,019 shares of the company's stock valued at $124,000 after buying an additional 317 shares in the last quarter. OppenheimerFunds Inc. grew its stake in shares of Diebold, by 23.0% during the first quarter. The institutional investor held 1.67M shares of the miscellaneous company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $46.83M, up from 1.32M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Westside Investment Management Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Diebold, in the second quarter worth $167,000. Finally, FMR LLC raised its stake in Diebold, by 29.9% in the 1st quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of OH now owns 6,923 shares of the technology company's stock worth $194,000 after buying an additional 271 shares during the last quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. raised its stake in Diebold, by 2.8% in the 1st quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 2,872,921 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $80,442,000 after purchasing an additional 53,624 shares during the last quarter.
According to Zacks, "Diebold Incorporated develops, manufactures, sells and services automated teller machines, electronic and physical security systems, various products used to equip bank facilities, software and integrated systems for global financial and commercial markets". The Company's geographic divisions include North America, Asia Pacific (AP), Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and Latin America (LA).