Hs Management Partners Llc Increased Dunkin Brands Group Inc (NASDAQ:DNKN) Stake by $16.62 Million

February 23, 2018 - By Clifton Ray

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.17 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.25, from 1.42 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 31 investors sold DNKN shares while 93 reduced holdings. 53 funds opened positions while 92 raised stakes. 80.37 million shares or 2.04% less from 82.04 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Washington Tru invested 0.04% of its portfolio in Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN). Cambridge Inv Advsrs owns 9,143 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Gsa Prns Limited Liability Partnership owns 0.05% invested in Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN) for 12,847 shares. State Treasurer State Of Michigan holds 33,900 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Vident Invest Advisory Ltd Liability reported 5,151 shares. State Bank Of America De holds 837,339 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. 8,033 are held by Quantitative Systematic Strategies Limited Liability Corporation. Raymond James Financial Service Advsr accumulated 0.01% or 26,819 shares. Coastline Tru owns 5,590 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. Texas Permanent School Fund accumulated 0.04% or 65,880 shares. Ameriprise Financial holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN) for 376,152 shares. Advisory Ntwk Ltd Liability Com has invested 0% in Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN). Fmr Llc holds 5.19 million shares. D E Shaw & Incorporated stated it has 0% in Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN). Wagner Bowman stated it has 0.13% in Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN).

Since February 14, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 2 sales for $3.11 million activity. 46,180 shares were sold by Mitchell William M, worth $2.83M on Wednesday, February 14.

Hs Management Partners Llc increased its stake in Dunkin Brands Group Inc (NASDAQ:DNKN) by 78.38% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Hs Management Partners Llc bought 259,750 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.24% with the market. The institutional investor held 591,145 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $38.11M, up from 331,395 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Hs Management Partners Llc who had been investing in Dunkin Brands Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $5.54B market cap company. The stock increased 1.00% or $0.61 during the last trading session, reaching $61.31. About 939,190 shares traded. Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN) has risen 27.29% since February 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.59% the S&P500.

Hs Management Partners Llc, which manages about $2.39B and $3.26B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Disney Walt Co (NYSE:DIS) by 162,850 shares to 2.42 million shares, valued at $260.23M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Mcdonalds Corp (NYSE:MCD) by 191,349 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 1.38 million shares, and cut its stake in Wal (NYSE:WMT).

Hs Management Partners Llc is a New York-based institutional investor with more than $2.39 billion AUM in May, 2014. Taken from Hs Management Partners latest Adv, the fund reported to have 14 full and part-time employees. Among which 7 performing investment advisory and research functions. The institutional investor had more than 100 clients.

Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN) Ratings Coverage

Among 30 analysts covering Dunkin Brands (NASDAQ:DNKN), 15 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Dunkin Brands had 85 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Maxim Group maintained Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN) on Friday, October 2 with “Buy” rating. On Monday, October 23 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. The stock of Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN) earned “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, October 17. Williams Capital Group maintained the shares of DNKN in report on Thursday, October 8 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Wedbush with “Neutral” on Friday, April 29. William Blair upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Monday, January 22 report. BMO Capital Markets upgraded Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN) on Monday, February 12 to “Outperform” rating. As per Wednesday, March 29, the company rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Monday, October 19. CLSA upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Wednesday, October 28 report.

DunkinÂ’ Brands Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops, franchises, and licenses quick service restaurants under the DunkinÂ’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins brands worldwide. The company has market cap of $5.54 billion. The firm operates through four divisions: DunkinÂ’ Donuts U.S., DunkinÂ’ Donuts International, Baskin-Robbins International, and Baskin-Robbins U.S. It has a 16.13 P/E ratio. The Company’s restaurants offer hot and cold coffee, baked goods, donuts, bagels, muffins, breakfast sandwiches, hard-serve ice cream, soft serve ice cream, frozen yogurt, shakes, malts, floats, and cakes.

More important recent Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN) news were published by: Reuters.com which released: “Dunkin’ Brands profit, revenue beat targets amid price war” on February 06, 2018, also Benzinga.com published article titled: “BMO Analyst Calls For 20% Upside In Dunkin Brands”, Streetinsider.com published: “Dunkin’ Brands (DNKN) Enters Agreement for Accelerated Share Repurchase” on February 15, 2018. More interesting news about Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DNKN) was released by: Marketwatch.com and their article: “Dunkin Brands 2018 guidance falls short” with publication date: February 08, 2018.

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