Shares of Dunkin' Brands (DNKN +3.8%) run higher after Piper Jaffray's recent upgrade to an...

Shares of Dunkin' Brands (DNKN +3.8%) run higher after Piper Jaffray's recent upgrade to an Overweight rating looks a little more impressive after it takes down other restaurant chains. A common thread from DNKN bulls is that the headline P-E ratio looks pricey mainly due to one-time expenses the company will outlive, but is justifiable given the large growth track the company remains on.

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  • Ponderful
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    Overweight? Indeed.
    16 Jul 2012, 12:47 PM Reply Like
  • Tom Guttenberger
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    Rather than being overweight this stock, you should consider this stock overweight. Like an obese person or a bubble. Price to sales is still more than double industy average, how do those one-time expenses account for that?


    This is every sell-side analyst's favorite for a reason. Pump, dilute, and dump.
    16 Jul 2012, 01:10 PM Reply Like
  • Gary Jakacky
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    One time expenses? ya mean the interest payments on its outrageous debt? Crank Tim Horton's valuations into DNKN and you'll see the DNKN is a about $12 a share!
    20 Jul 2012, 11:35 AM Reply Like
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