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Dolby Laboratories NYSE:DLB Stock Report

Last Price

US$83.92

Market Cap

US$8.0b

7D

5.5%

1Y

9.7%

Updated

07 Feb, 2023

Data

Company Financials +

DLB Stock Overview

Dolby Laboratories, Inc. creates audio and imaging technologies that transform entertainment and communications at the cinema, DTV transmissions and devices, mobile devices, OTT video and music services, and home entertainment devices.

DLB fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation1/6
Future Growth4/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends2/6

Rewards

Trading at 10.3% below our estimate of its fair value

Earnings are forecast to grow 20.93% per year

Risk Analysis

DLB passed our risk checks.

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Dolby Laboratories, Inc. Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Dolby Laboratories
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$83.92
52 Week HighUS$88.06
52 Week LowUS$61.55
Beta1.01
1 Month Change15.12%
3 Month Change26.46%
1 Year Change9.67%
3 Year Change17.58%
5 Year Change34.23%
Change since IPO245.35%

Recent News & Updates

Dolby Laboratories FQ1 2023 Earnings Preview

Feb 01

Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) Could Be At Risk Of Shrinking As A Company

Jan 24
Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) Could Be At Risk Of Shrinking As A Company

Dolby: A 2023 Update, And Still A 'Hold'

Jan 11

Recent updates

Dolby Laboratories FQ1 2023 Earnings Preview

Feb 01

Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) Could Be At Risk Of Shrinking As A Company

Jan 24
Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) Could Be At Risk Of Shrinking As A Company

Dolby: A 2023 Update, And Still A 'Hold'

Jan 11

An Intrinsic Calculation For Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) Suggests It's 25% Undervalued

Jan 09
An Intrinsic Calculation For Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) Suggests It's 25% Undervalued

Is Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) Potentially Undervalued?

Dec 25
Is Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) Potentially Undervalued?

Dolby Laboratories' (NYSE:DLB) Dividend Will Be Increased To $0.27

Nov 21
Dolby Laboratories' (NYSE:DLB) Dividend Will Be Increased To $0.27

Dolby: Great Moat But Not Such A Great Investment Idea

Oct 29

Is There An Opportunity With Dolby Laboratories, Inc.'s (NYSE:DLB) 38% Undervaluation?

Oct 05
Is There An Opportunity With Dolby Laboratories, Inc.'s (NYSE:DLB) 38% Undervaluation?

Dolby Laboratories Seeks Broader Growth As Macro Conditions Weigh

Sep 28

At US$72.98, Is Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) Worth Looking At Closely?

Sep 20
At US$72.98, Is Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) Worth Looking At Closely?

Be Wary Of Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) And Its Returns On Capital

Aug 20
Be Wary Of Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) And Its Returns On Capital

Dolby Laboratories goes ex-dividend tomorrow

Aug 19

Dolby Laboratories Non-GAAP EPS of $0.68 beats by $0.09, revenue of $289.59M misses by $4.44M

Aug 09

Dolby: Is Low-Yield Growth Worth It In This Market?

Jul 17

An Intrinsic Calculation For Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) Suggests It's 41% Undervalued

Jul 03
An Intrinsic Calculation For Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) Suggests It's 41% Undervalued

Is It Time To Consider Buying Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB)?

Jun 17
Is It Time To Consider Buying Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB)?

Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) Will Want To Turn Around Its Return Trends

May 18
Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) Will Want To Turn Around Its Return Trends

Aristotle Capital - Dolby Laboratories: Market Leadership In A Near-Monopolistic Environment

May 09

Dolby Laboratories: Executive Compensation Not In Line With Operational Performance

Apr 13

Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) Shares Could Be 38% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Mar 28
Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) Shares Could Be 38% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Slowing Rates Of Return At Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) Leave Little Room For Excitement

Feb 02
Slowing Rates Of Return At Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) Leave Little Room For Excitement

Dolby Laboratories: 12.5% Correction Isn't Enough

Jan 28

Is Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) Trading At A 27% Discount?

Dec 21
Is Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) Trading At A 27% Discount?

Should You Be Adding Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) To Your Watchlist Today?

Dec 07
Should You Be Adding Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) To Your Watchlist Today?

Should You Think About Buying Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) Now?

Nov 20
Should You Think About Buying Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) Now?

Here's What To Make Of Dolby Laboratories' (NYSE:DLB) Decelerating Rates Of Return

Oct 25
Here's What To Make Of Dolby Laboratories' (NYSE:DLB) Decelerating Rates Of Return

Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB)

Sep 15
Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB)

Should You Be Adding Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) To Your Watchlist Today?

Sep 02
Should You Be Adding Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) To Your Watchlist Today?

Should You Investigate Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) At US$99.18?

Aug 18
Should You Investigate Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) At US$99.18?

The Hunt For Quality - Dolby Laboratories

Aug 04

Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) Will Pay A Dividend Of US$0.22

Aug 03
Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) Will Pay A Dividend Of US$0.22

Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) Hasn't Managed To Accelerate Its Returns

Jul 16
Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) Hasn't Managed To Accelerate Its Returns

Calculating The Fair Value Of Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB)

Jun 07
Calculating The Fair Value Of Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB)

Is Now The Time To Put Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) On Your Watchlist?

May 25
Is Now The Time To Put Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) On Your Watchlist?

What Does Dolby Laboratories, Inc.'s (NYSE:DLB) Share Price Indicate?

Apr 29
What Does Dolby Laboratories, Inc.'s (NYSE:DLB) Share Price Indicate?

Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) Has Some Way To Go To Become A Multi-Bagger

Apr 08
Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) Has Some Way To Go To Become A Multi-Bagger

Shareholder Returns

DLBUS SoftwareUS Market
7D5.5%2.6%0.9%
1Y9.7%-21.1%-10.9%

Return vs Industry: DLB exceeded the US Software industry which returned -21.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: DLB exceeded the US Market which returned -10.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is DLB's price volatile compared to industry and market?
DLB volatility
DLB Average Weekly Movement3.6%
Software Industry Average Movement9.3%
Market Average Movement6.7%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market17.5%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: DLB is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: DLB's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19652,336Kevin Yeamanhttps://www.dolby.com

Dolby Laboratories, Inc. creates audio and imaging technologies that transform entertainment and communications at the cinema, DTV transmissions and devices, mobile devices, OTT video and music services, and home entertainment devices. The company develops and licenses its audio technologies, such as AAC & HE-AAC, a digital audio codec solution used for a range of media applications; AVC, a digital video codec with high bandwidth efficiency used in various media devices; Dolby AC-4, a digital audio coding technology that delivers new audio experiences to a range of playback devices; and Dolby Atmos technology for cinema and various media devices. Its audio technologies also include DD, a digital audio coding technology that provides multichannel sound to applications; DD+, a digital audio coding technology that offers audio transmission for a range of media applications and devices; Dolby TrueHD, a digital audio coding technology providing encoding for media application; Dolby Vision, an imaging technology for cinema and media devices; Dolby Voice, an audio communications technology that emulates the in-person meeting experience; and HEVC, a digital video codec with high bandwidth efficiency for media devices.

Dolby Laboratories, Inc. Fundamentals Summary

How do Dolby Laboratories's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
DLB fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$8.04b
Earnings (TTM)US$183.45m
Revenue (TTM)US$1.24b

43.8x

P/E Ratio

6.5x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
DLB income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$1.24b
Cost of RevenueUS$143.10m
Gross ProfitUS$1.09b
Other ExpensesUS$910.53m
EarningsUS$183.45m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)1.91
Gross Margin88.43%
Net Profit Margin14.83%
Debt/Equity Ratio0%

How did DLB perform over the long term?

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Dividends

1.3%

Current Dividend Yield

56%

Payout Ratio

Does DLB pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy DLB by to receive an upcoming dividend?
Dolby Laboratories dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateFeb 13 2023
Dividend Pay DateFeb 22 2023
Days until Ex dividend5 days
Days until Dividend pay date14 days

Does DLB pay a reliable dividends?

See DLB dividend history and benchmarks