Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group Inc. (NASDAQ:DFRG)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reissued by equities researchers at Stephens in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. They currently have a $18.00 target price on the stock. Stephens’ target price would suggest a potential upside of 29.50% from the stock’s current price.

Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Canaccord Genuity started coverage on shares of Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group in a research note on Monday, August 22nd. They issued a “hold” rating and a $15.00 price objective on the stock. Stifel Nicolaus cut shares of Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and lowered their price objective for the company from $23.00 to $14.00 in a research note on Tuesday, July 26th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, July 25th. Finally, Wm Smith started coverage on shares of Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group in a research note on Wednesday, October 5th. They issued a “not rated” rating and a $19.00 price objective on the stock. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $16.71.

Analyst Recommendations for Del Frisco`s Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:DFRG)

Shares of Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:DFRG) opened at 13.90 on Monday. The stock has a market capitalization of $324.59 million, a P/E ratio of 19.58 and a beta of 0.89. Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group has a 1-year low of $12.94 and a 1-year high of $17.15. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $14.07 and a 200-day moving average of $15.03.

Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:DFRG) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, October 14th. The company reported $0.04 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.01. The business earned $71.40 million during the quarter. Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group had a net margin of 5.36% and a return on equity of 8.21%. The company’s revenue was up 4.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.04 earnings per share. Equities research analysts predict that Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group will post $0.83 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its stake in Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group by 22.3% in the second quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 1,102,566 shares of the company’s stock valued at $15,789,000 after buying an additional 200,788 shares in the last quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. boosted its stake in Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group by 45.6% in the second quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 618,123 shares of the company’s stock valued at $8,851,000 after buying an additional 193,514 shares in the last quarter. Stephens Inc. AR boosted its stake in Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group by 107.6% in the second quarter. Stephens Inc. AR now owns 71,496 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,024,000 after buying an additional 37,050 shares in the last quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP boosted its stake in Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group by 1.9% in the second quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP now owns 53,083 shares of the company’s stock valued at $760,000 after buying an additional 997 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Emerald Acquisition Ltd. bought a new stake in Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group during the second quarter valued at about $6,031,000.

Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group Company Profile

Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group, Inc is engaged in developing, owning and operating restaurants. The Company’s complementary restaurants include Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House (Del Frisco’s), Sullivan’s Steakhouse (Sullivan’s) and Del Frisco’s Grille (the Grille). Its operating segments are Del Frisco’s, Sullivan’s and Del Frisco’s Grille.

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