Short Term Price Target on Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (DKS)

Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) : Average target price received by Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) is $49.11 with an expected standard deviation of $4.52. The most aggressive target on the stock is $55, whereas the most downbeat target is $41. 19 financial analysts are currently covering the stock.

Shares of Dicks Sporting Goods Inc. rose by 10.47% in the last five trading days and 5.11% for the last 4 weeks. Dicks Sporting Goods Inc. has dropped 3.97% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 28.35%. Also, Stifel Nicolaus assumes their rating on the shares of Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS). The current rating of the shares is Buy. The rating by the firm was issued on June 24, 2016.

Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) : 11 brokerage houses believe that Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) is a Strong Buy at current levels. 9 analysts believe that the current prices are in a balance with the stocks fundamentals, hence they propose Hold on Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS). Zacks Investment Research suggests a Hold with a rank of 3.The median of all the 20 Wall Street Analysts endorse the stock as a Buy with a rating of 1.9.

Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS): During Thursdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $43.29 and $42.85 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $45.91. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $45.06, notching a gain of 4.09% for the day. The total traded volume was 4,149,905 . The stock had closed at $43.29 on the previous day.

In an insider trading activity, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Stack Edward W, director officer 10% owner (Chairman and CEO) of Dicks Sporting Goods Inc, had unloaded 295,000 shares at an average price of $45.8 in a transaction dated on March 10, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $13,511,000.

DICKS Sporting Goods, Inc. is an omni-channel sporting goods retailer offering an assortment of sports equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories. The Company offers hardlines, such as sporting goods equipment, fitness equipment, golf equipment and hunting and fishing gear. The Company also owns and operates Golf Galaxy, Field & Stream and True Runner specialty stores. As of January 31, 2015, the Company operated 603 Dicks Sporting Goods stores in 46 states, 78 Golf Galaxy stores in 29 states, 10 Field & Stream stores in five states and three True Runner stores in three states. It also operates e-commerce Websites at and

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