Seeking Alpha

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.
Comments (3)
  • Overweight? Indeed.
    16 Jul 2012, 12:47 PM Reply Like
  • 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
  • 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 bargain...at about $12 a share!
    20 Jul 2012, 11:35 AM Reply Like
DJIA (DIA) S&P 500 (SPY)