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Darden Restaurants (NYSE:DRI)
Stock Analysis

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Stock Analysis

The following stock analysis is based on 7.8 years of data (i.e. since Oct 31, 2012). All the stock history has been downloaded.

Stock Exchange

Darden Restaurants trades on the NYSE exchange in USD dollars.


It is in the consumer-c sector.

Current Status of Darden Restaurants

It is currently trading at $84.6 ($84.14 the previous day).It pays a 3.14% dividend.


The next reporting date is in 47 days (2020 09 29).

CNN estimates profits for the upcoming quarter will be $0.03 per share ($1.6B). The current Canada / US exchange rate is 1.3236.

Over the past 12 months, $4714881 worth of shares have been purchased and $404336 worth of shares have been sold by insiders.

Will This Trend Continue?

The year over year average increase is 5.9% per year assuming steady exponential growth. The actual 5 year average is 14. Details on the individual increase in one year intervals is provided below.

Past PerformanceAverage PricePercent Change
1 year100.79851396396-11.3- Below Average
2 year113.6881274900424+ Above Average
3 year91.69673640167418.4+ Above Average
4 year77.43808163265324.5+ Above Average
5 year62.19064393939414.4+ Above Average
Darden Restaurants is projected by analysts to get to $87.00 within the next 12 months (2.8%), but preticted targets range from as high as $112.00 (32.4%) and as low as $71(-16.1%).


The worst drop it has had in recent years is -73.2%. It has a shape to the stock curve, which means

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With an average increase of 5.9% year over year, if Darden Restaurants is bought at the worst time, Stockmarketizer analysts estimate it will take 148.9 months before the stock will recover to the original purchase price.

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