BlackRock Inc. now owns 5,369,812 shares of the restaurant operator's stock worth $1,135,876,000 after buying an additional 24,988 shares in the last quarter. Sheaff Brock Investment Advisors LLC raised its holdings in shares of Domino's Pizza by 1.3% during the 2nd quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 94.20% of the company's stock. Toronto Dominion Bank raised its holdings in shares of Domino's Pizza by 12.2% during the 2nd quarter. Sheaff Brock Investment Advisors LLC now owns 1,996 shares of the restaurant operator's stock worth $422,000 after purchasing an additional 25 shares during the period. Strs Ohio increased its holdings in Domino's Pizza by 4,601.2% in the 3rd quarter. MML Investors Services LLC now owns 1,405 shares of the restaurant operator's stock worth $297,000 after acquiring an additional 44 shares in the last quarter. Swiss National Bank increased its holdings in Domino's Pizza by 2.9% in the 2nd quarter. Mirador Capital Partners LP now owns 1,632 shares of the restaurant operator's stock worth $321,000 after acquiring an additional 55 shares in the last quarter. Sigma Planning Corp now owns 1,281 shares of the restaurant operator's stock worth $271,000 after acquiring an additional 100 shares in the last quarter. Mirador Capital Partners LP boosted its stake in Domino's Pizza by 3.5% in the 2nd quarter. The institutional investor owned 225,343 shares of the restaurant operator's stock after acquiring an additional 157,874 shares during the quarter.
A number of equities analysts recently commented on the stock. Longbow Research reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $215.00 price objective on shares of Domino's Pizza in a research note on Tuesday, November 28th. Citigroup Inc lowered Domino's Pizza Group PLC.to a "neutral" rating in a report on Monday, March 13th. Guggenheim reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $230.00 price objective on shares of Domino's Pizza in a report on Friday, October 13th. Instinet reiterated a "neutral" rating and issued a $201.00 price objective (up from $198.00) on shares of Domino's Pizza in a report on Wednesday, October 4th.
In related news, insider Russell J. Weiner sold 7,276 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, October 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $195.00, for a total value of $1,418,820.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 17,563 shares of the company's stock, valued at $3,424,785. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. The firm offers pizzas under the DominoÂ's Pizza brand name through company-owned and franchised DominoÂ's Pizza stores.
Domino's Pizza Inc (DPZ)'s Triple Exponential Moving Average has been spotted as trending higher over the past five bars, suggesting that momentum is building for the shares. 918,667 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 940,543.
The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of -1.13, a current ratio of 1.49 and a quick ratio of 1.39. Oppenheimer Asset invested 0.06% in Domino's Pizza, Inc. The stock has a market capitalization of $7,870.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 34.80, a P/E/G ratio of 1.91 and a beta of 0.37.
Domino's Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 12th. After $0.55 actual EPS reported by Starbucks Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 3.64% EPS growth. Domino's Pizza had a negative return on equity of 12.59% and a net margin of 9.47%. The company had revenue of $643.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $627.85 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.96 earnings per share.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 29th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.46 per share. This represents a $1.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.02%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 14th.
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