2.08% Aug 21, 05:00 PM
$0.92 Paid Quarterly
60.1% EPS $1.53
1 year Since 2013
No Ex-Dividend Dates
Have Been Scheduled

DNKN - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date None

Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$0.2300 2014-07-24 2014-08-21 2014-08-25 2014-09-03 Regular
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DNKN has not yet officially announced its next dividend payout.

DNKN - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 2.08%

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DNKN - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $0.92

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DNKN - Dividend Growth History

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Reveal Dividend Growth History for DNKN. NA% 26.7% 1 year
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DNKN - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For 1 year

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$0.7600 2013 26.7%
$0.6000 2012 NA

DNKN - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For 1 year

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.2300 2014-07-24 2014-08-21 2014-08-25 2014-09-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2300 2014-04-24 2014-05-22 2014-05-27 2014-06-04 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2300 2014-02-06 2014-03-06 2014-03-10 2014-03-19 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1900 2013-10-24 2013-11-14 2013-11-18 2013-11-26 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1900 2013-07-25 2013-08-22 2013-08-26 2013-09-04 Yes Regular Quarter

Dunkin Brands (DNKN) - News

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  • Miller Tabak Upgrades Dunkin Brands Group to "Buy" (DNKN)

    Analysts at Miller Tabak believe that Dunkin Brands Group Inc (DNKN) comparable store sales will tick higher in the near term. As such, the analysts upgraded the parent of Dunkin Donuts and Baskin-Robbins on Monday. The analysts upgrade DNKN from "Hold" to "Buy" and see shares reaching $53. This price target suggests a 16% upside to the stock's Friday closing price of $45.68. Dunkin Brands shares were up 12 cents, or 0.26%, during pre-market trading on Monday. The stock is up 37.67% year-to-date.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Dunkin Brands (DNKN) offer a dividend yield of 1.66% based on Friday's closing price of $45.68 and the company's annualized dividend payout of 76 cents per share. Dunkin Brands Group Inc (DNKN) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • Dunkin Brands Announces That Dunkin' Donuts Will Soon Come to the U.K. (DNKN)

    On Thursday, Dunkin Brands Group Inc (DNKN) announced that it has signed an agreement with two franchise groups to begin developing 50 Dunkin' Donuts restaurants in the United Kingdom. Dunkin Brands has signed an agreement with The Court Group to begin developing 25 Dunkin' Donuts stores in East London. The other agreement was with franchise group DDMG Ltd., which calls for the development of 25 Dunkin' Donuts stores in North London over the next five years. Furthermore, Dunkin Brands noted that it is in talks with additional franchise partners to help develop over 150 Dunkin' Donuts restaurants in the U.K. over the next five years, including the two agreements mentioned above. "We feel there is significant opportunity for Dunkin' Donuts in the UK, and we have had a tremendous response from potential franchisees interested in developing the brand across the country," said Giorgio Minardi, President, Dunkin' Brands International. "We are especially excited to begin the expansion of Dunkin' Donuts into the UK with The Court Group and DDMG Ltd., two experienced franchisees who have a deep passion for the brand and a solid understanding of the local market. We look forward to working with them to make Dunkin' Donuts' high-quality beverages, baked goods and sandwiches part of the way of life in the UK." Dunkin Brands shares were inactive during pre-market trading on Thursday. The stock is up 31.89% year-to-date.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Dunkin Brands (DNKN) offers a dividend yield of 1.74% based on Wednesday's closing price of $43.76 and the company's annualized dividend payout of 76 cents per share. Dunkin Brands Group Inc (DNKN) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • Jefferies Raises Price Target on Dunkin Brands (DNKN)

    Jefferies reported on Tuesday that it has lifted its price target on Dunkin Brands Group Inc (DNKN) . The firm has maintained a "Buy" rating on DNKN and has raised the company's price target from $44 to $53. This price target suggests a 19% upside from the stock's current price of $43.01. Analyst Andy Barish noted "good top line momentum and highly visible sales drivers (product innovation, marketing & execution)." "Like the defensive franchise model and capital allocation strategy, and believe DNKN deserves a premium in the very choppy current environment," added the analyst. Dunkin Brands shares were mostly flat during pre-market trading Tuesday. The stock is up 30% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of Dunkin Brands Group Inc (DNKN) have a 1.77% yield based on Monday's closing price of $43.01. Dunkin Brands Group Inc (DNKN) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • Dunkin Brands Q2 Profit Advances on Higher Sales; Adjusted EPS Tops Views, Revenues Miss (DNKN)

    Quick service restaurant operator Dunkin Brands Group Inc (DNKN) reported early on Thursday a rise in second quarter income and sales, as the company saw strong same store sales growth in U.S Dunkin' Donuts locations. Even though adjusted earnings beat estimates, revenues came up short of views. The Canton, Massachusetts-based company posted a second quarter net income of $40.8 million, or 38 cents per share, up from the $18.5 million, or 15 cents per share, earned in the same period a year ago. On an adjusted basis, the company's net income came in at $43.9 million, or 41 cents per share, from $40.3 million, or 33 cents per share, earned in the same quarter in 2012. On average, analysts were expecting Dunkin Brands to post adjusted earnings of 40 cents per share in the quarter. The company's second quarter revenues totaled $182.5 million, compared to last year's second quarter revenues of $172.4 million. Analysts were expecting the company to see revenues of $183.79 million. On a segment by segment basis, the company's U.S Dunkin' Donuts saw comparable store sales growth of 4.0%; International Dunkin' Donuts' comparable store sales growth fell by 1.7% in the second quarter. Baskin-Robbins U.S comparable store sales rose 1.6%, while Baskin-Robins International comps grew by 2.6%. Furthermore, the company declared its next quarterly dividend payout of 19 cents per share. This dividend will be paid on September 4 to shareholders of record on August 26, with an ex-dividend date of August 22. Dunkin Brands shares were up $1.70, or 4.05%, during pre-market trading on Thursday. The stock is up 26.58% year-to-date. The Bottom Line Shares of Dunkin Brands (DNKN) have a dividend yield of 1.81% based on last night's closing price of $42.00 and the company's annualized dividend payout of 76 cents per share. Dunkin Brands Group Inc (DNKN) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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