Earnings Reaction History: Dick's Sporting Goods, Inc., 50.0% Follow-Through Indicator, 5.6% Sensitive

Looking ahead to earnings forecasts, for the running fiscal period, Wall Street analysts have anticipated that the company will report -0.06 earnings per share.

12/28/2016 - Dick's Sporting Goods Inc had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Wedbush. James Investment Research Inc. raised its position in shares of Dicks Sporting Goods by 505.3% in the third quarter. The mean rating may help provide a general sense of analyst sentiment on company shares. Independent Advisor Alliance bought a new stake in shares of Dicks Sporting Goods during the fourth quarter worth about $296,000. Stifel Financial Corp raised its position in Dicks Sporting Goods by 5.6% in the second quarter.

On Oct 16 Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. Share performance for the month is now at 3.75%. (NYSE:DKS)'s shares have the potential to reach a high EPS of 1.35 per share, and a low EPS of 1.21 per share in the current quarter.

The stock as of last trading session moved 94.87% up from its 52 week low and was -22.73% behind its 52 week high. (DKS) closed -0.95% below its 200-day moving average and is 0.12% above another chart threshold, its 50-day moving average.

The Stock now has the market capitalization of $5.78 Billion, P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 18.22 and Weekly volatility of 2.58% and monthly volatility of 3.02% respectively.

Analysts reviewing Dick's Sporting Goods Inc have recently updated their recommended buy/sell ratings and price targets on the stock.

12/09/2016 - Dick's Sporting Goods Inc had its " rating reiterated by analysts at UBS. Revenue for the quarter hit $2.5 billion, compared with $2.2 in the year-earlier period. Strong Sell. Investors might also notice that two months ago the Buy recommendations (1) outnumbered Sell recommendations (0). Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 131,623 shares in the company, valued at approximately $7,699,945.50.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 31st. DKS rose 6.3%, climbed 2.23% and sank -10.23% in the week, one month and six months, respectively. This is a positive change from Dicks Sporting Goods's previous quarterly dividend of $0.15. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 8th. Over the trailing year, the stock is underperforming the S&P 500 by 0.07, and it's gotten there by action that has been less volatile on a day-to-day basis than most other stocks on the exchange.

01/30/2017 - Dick's Sporting Goods Inc was upgraded to " by analysts at Goldman Sachs. If you are reading this piece of content on another website, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of United States and worldwide copyright and trademark legislation. Finally, Guggenheim initiated coverage on shares of Dick's Sporting Goods in a report on Tuesday, September 20th.

Several brokerages have weighed in on DKS. The stock now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $61.84. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Dicks Sporting Goods from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $67.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Wednesday, November 30th. (NYSE:DKS). At the time of writing, the First Call consensus price target for the company is $63.20.

Each of its Dick's Sporting Goods stores includes footwear, team sports, outdoor lodge, golf, fitness and athletic apparel.

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