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Dolby Laboratories Inc Class A DLB Stock Quote

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  • Last Close 79.34
  • Sector Industrials
  • Industry Specialty Business Services
  • Investment Style Mid Blend
  • Day Range 79.12  –  80.23
  • Year Range 61.55  –  91.02
  • Market Cap 7.5748 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 200,230.0 /  603,767.4
  • Price / Sales 6.04
  • Price / Book 3.21
  • Forward Div Yield 1.31%
  • Trailing Div Yield 1.36%

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Business Description

Dolby Laboratories Inc develops audio and surround sound for cinema, broadcast, home audio systems, in-car entertainment systems, DVD players, games, televisions, and personal computers. The company generates three fourths of its revenue from licensing its technology to consumer electronics manufacturers around the world. The rest of revenue comes from equipment sales to professional producers and audio engineering services.

1275 Market Street
San Francisco, CA, 94103-1410
Industry Specialty Business Services
Employees 2,336

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FAQs for Dolby Laboratories Inc Class A Stock

Yes. DLB has a forward dividend yield of 1.36%. See DLB’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
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DLB’s market cap is 7.57 Bil.
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DLB’s stock style is Mid Core.
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High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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DLB’s price/sales is 6.04.
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DLB’s price/forward earnings is 35.26.
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DLB’s price/book is 3.21.
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DLB’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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