Wendy's Company Profile (NASDAQ:WEN)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Wendy's (NASDAQ:WEN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 5 Hold Rating(s), 8 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $13.05 (30.19% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Wendy's (NASDAQ:WEN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/22/2016NomuraDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/22/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/26/2016Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/19/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/4/2016Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/1/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$12.00 -> $12.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/18/2016Longbow ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$13.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/11/2016Nomura Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$12.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/11/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$12.00 -> $10.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/10/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$12.00 -> $11.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/9/2016GuggenheimReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/3/2015SusquehannaReiterated RatingNeutral$9.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/25/2015Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/20/2015Axiom SecuritiesReiterated RatingSell$28.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/4/2015WedbushDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$13.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/4/2015StephensUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/4/2015Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$9.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/9/2015Tigress FinancialReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/8/2015Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight -> Equal Weight$7.50 -> $10.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/7/2014Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingNeutral$9.25 -> $9.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Wendy's (NASDAQ:WEN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/10/2016ListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/11/2016Q116$0.06$0.11$352.21 million$378.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/9/2016Q415$0.11$0.12$456.14 million$464.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2015Q315$0.08$0.09$436.95 million$464.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/5/2015Q215$0.09$0.08$488.69 million$489.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2015Q1$0.05$0.06$475.63 million$466.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/3/2015Q414$0.10$0.10$509.50 million$502.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2014Q314$0.09$0.08$516.27 million$512.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2014Q214$0.10$0.09$515.86 million$523.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/8/2014Q1$0.05$0.07$498.20 million$523.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/27/2014Q413$0.06$0.11$611.32 million$592.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/7/2013Q313$0.06$0.08$645.44 million$640.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2013Q2 2013$0.06$0.08$655.90 million$650.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/8/2013Q1 2013$0.03$0.03$613.65 million$603.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/16/2013Prelim 2013$0.04$0.08$637.94 million$629.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/8/2012Q312$0.05$0.03$639.76 million$636.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/9/2012$0.05$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/8/2012$0.03$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/1/2012$0.02$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/9/2011$0.04$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/11/2011$0.05$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/10/2011$0.02$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/26/2011$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Wendy's (NASDAQ:WEN)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.07$0.07$0.07
Q2 20161$0.11$0.11$0.11
Q4 20161$0.09$0.09$0.09
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Wendy's (NASDAQ:WEN)
Annual Dividend:$0.24
Dividend Yield:2.40%
Payout Ratio:44.44% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
61.54% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
55.81% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Wendy's (NASDAQ:WEN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/11/2016quarterly$0.065/27/20166/1/20166/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/17/2016quarterly$0.062/26/20163/1/20163/15/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/28/2015quarterly$0.0611/27/201512/1/201512/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/30/2015quarterly$0.068/28/20159/1/20159/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/1/2015quarterly$0.062.1%5/28/20156/1/20156/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/18/2015quarterly$0.061.95%2/26/20153/2/20153/16/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2014quarterly$0.062.65%11/26/201412/1/201412/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/31/2014quarterly$0.052.47%8/28/20149/2/20149/16/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/15/2014quarterly$0.052.48%5/30/20146/2/20146/16/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/20/2014quarterly$0.052.02%2/27/20143/3/20143/17/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/31/2013quarterly$0.052.29%11/27/201312/2/201312/16/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2013quarterly$0.052.81%8/29/20139/3/20139/17/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/2/2013quarterly$0.042.71%5/30/20136/3/20136/17/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/13/2013quarterly$0.043.02%2/27/20133/1/20133/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Wendy's (NASDAQ:WEN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/13/2016Todd Allan PenegorCFOBuy10,000$10.48$104,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/12/2016Scott A. WeisberginsiderBuy10,000$9.36$93,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/25/2015Peter W MayDirectorSell4,069,412$11.29$45,943,661.48View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/25/2015Trian Fund Management, L.P.Major ShareholderSell3,591,889$11.29$40,552,426.81View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/18/2015Edward P GardenDirectorSell7,226,470$11.37$82,164,963.90View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/18/2015Trian Fund Management, L.P.Major ShareholderSell7,183,775$11.37$81,679,521.75View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/15/2014R. Scott ToopSVPBuy10,408$8.17$85,033.36View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/15/2014R. Scott ToopSVPBuy10,080$8.37$84,369.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/19/2014John PetersSVPSell176,357$9.48$1,671,864.36View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/22/2014John PetersSVPSell34,629$9.20$318,586.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/15/2014Nelson PeltzDirectorSell16,200,000$8.90$144,180,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/16/2013R. Scott ToopSVPBuy10,000$8.49$84,900.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/13/2013Roland SmithDirectorSell3,477,513$8.56$29,767,511.28View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/11/2013R. Scott ToopSVPBuy16,000$8.41$134,560.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/26/2013Stephen HareCFOSell48,000$7.93$380,640.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/6/2013R. Scott ToopSVPBuy13,500$7.38$99,630.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/25/2013Steven B GrahamCAOSell3,900$7.05$27,495.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/5/2012Scott A WeisbergInsiderBuy20,000$4.33$86,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/14/2012Jack Gumpert WassermanDirectorBuy1,000$4.41$4,410.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Wendy's (NASDAQ:WEN)
DateHeadline
07/23/16 06:30 PMBravery award for accountant Wendy Webster stabbed 11 times in murder attempt by Leonidis Mouzakitis
07/23/16 06:30 PMPotatoes, gravy and ‘gross’ nudity
07/23/16 06:30 PMRadio boss Wendy Palmer celebrates survey success
07/23/16 06:30 PM'Wendy's Brokers' Find Niche With Fast Food Chain
07/23/16 10:04 AMWendys Company (NASDAQ:WEN) Shorted Shares Increased 9.39% After Market Selling - Press Telegraph
07/22/16 07:02 PMStocks With Notable Analysts Assessments: Wendys Co (NASDAQ:WEN), GrubHub Inc (NYSE:GRUB) - Review Fortune
07/22/16 12:14 PMWill All-Day Breakfast Keep Helping McDonald’s in 2Q16? -
07/22/16 10:08 AMCustomer data stolen from more than 1000 Wendy's restaurants
07/22/16 10:08 AMWendys : Man arraigned in March slaying on Park Street
07/22/16 10:08 AMWendy Petrie to Jack Tame: 'I've seen your doodle'
07/22/16 10:08 AMWendy Norem: Chief Marketing Officer of the Year
07/22/16 10:08 AM'Wendy's Brothers' Find Niche With Fast Food Chain
07/22/16 10:08 AMWendy's says more than 1000 restaurants affected by hack
07/21/16 10:04 AMTempers flare as principal bars Radebe from entering East London school
07/21/16 10:04 AM'Lady Gaga will never get back together with Taylor Kinney', says Wendy Williams
07/21/16 10:04 AMThe Sex Lives of English Women: Intimate Questions and Unexpected Answers by Wendy Jones - review
07/21/16 10:04 AMPaula Faris reportedly getting axed from 'The View'
07/20/16 08:20 PMPaula Faris is getting axed from ‘The View’
07/20/16 08:20 PMWendys : Credit card breach hits restaurants
07/20/16 08:20 PMSpencer Matthews savaged by Wendy Williams over Pippa Middleton family link: 'He's the worst kind!'
07/20/16 10:06 AMAsk Wendy: How much will it cost you to get out of your gym contract?
07/20/16 10:06 AMT-Mobile US Inc (NASDAQ:TMUS) Launches Pokemon Promotion That Excludes The Game From Data Charges
07/19/16 07:25 PMWendys Company (NASDAQ:WEN) Shorted Shares Increased 9.26% After Market Selling - Consumer Eagle
07/19/16 08:06 AMCan Domino’s 2Q16 Results Improve Its Valuation Multiple? -
07/16/16 06:29 PMWendys : Smart Money
07/16/16 06:29 PMBestseller author Wendy Walker: It’s very hard for me to embrace the success
07/15/16 12:36 PMT-Mobile US Inc (NASDAQ:TMUS) Trying To Attract New Users With Free ‘Pokemon Data’ For A Year
07/15/16 12:36 PMFood chain breach worse than first thought
07/14/16 10:52 AMWendy’s Breach Worse Than Previously Thought (WEN)
07/13/16 11:59 AMWendy’s Cyber Breach Worse Than Previously Thought -
07/13/16 10:04 AMWendys : Area Wendy's stores hit with data breach
07/13/16 10:04 AMPortage Wendy's to get full make over
07/12/16 07:28 PMWendy's says more than 1,000 restaurants were affected by hackers who stole card details in a data breach first disclosed in January
07/12/16 07:28 PMWendy’s hack includes 17 Missouri locations
07/12/16 10:51 AMWendy's says more than 1000 restaurants were affected by hackers who stole card details in a data breach first ... - Daily Mail
07/11/16 07:03 PMListen: Charlamagne Rips Wendy Williams for HBCU Comments
07/11/16 07:03 PMWendy’s says more than 1,000 restaurants affected by hack
07/11/16 07:03 PM‘The Wendy Williams Show’ May Lose Important Sponsor Because She Dared Challenge Sacred Cows [Video]
07/11/16 05:28 AMCompany Shares of Wendys Company (The) (NASDAQ:WEN) Rally 0.21% - TheFounders Daily
06/30/16 05:29 PMPotential Breach of Payment Data at Noodles & Company -
06/30/16 01:46 PMWhy Have Analysts Raised Their Revenue Estimates for Wendy’s? -
06/30/16 01:45 PMWhy Has Wendy’s Stock Price Been Declining Since Its 1Q16 Results? -
06/29/16 03:01 PMThese 3 Stocks are Serving up Strong Earnings -
06/29/16 08:59 AMWendy's Summer Berry Chicken Salad: A Fresh Take on Summer, Picked Just for You - [PR Newswire] - Today Wendy's® announces the launch of its new limited-time Summer Berry Chicken Salad, a more than two-year effort to deliver on our commitment of serving our customers only the freshest, quality ingredients. You can bet that this salad will make feeling summer-ready easier with 390 calories for a fully dressed, full-sized entrée salad.
06/28/16 02:55 PMWendy's Enters Brazil in Time for Olympics (WEN) -
06/28/16 02:45 PMWendy's heads to Brazil through joint venture -
06/28/16 10:22 AMFill Hearts with Love through Wendy's #Share4Adoption Social Media Campaign - [PR Newswire] - DUBLIN, Ohio, June 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- You have the power to fill hearts with love through Wendy's® #Share4Adoption campaign. The next time you and your family visits a Wendy's restaurant, you can help children in foster care find their forever families. After the success of last year's #Share4Adoption campaign, which achieved its goal of 100,000 mentions within the first seven weeks, Wendy's is raising funds again to support the effort to find loving families for the more than 100,000 children in the United States waiting in foster care.
06/27/16 02:06 PMWendy's (WEN) Stock Down, Announces First Brazilian Location -
06/27/16 11:50 AMWendy's heading to Brazil for next international expansion -
06/27/16 09:23 AMWendy's to open first restaurants in Brazil in July -

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About Wendy's

WendyThe Wendy's Company is the parent company of its subsidiary holding company Wendy's Restaurants, LLC (Wendy's Restaurants). Wendy's Restaurants is the parent company of Wendy's International, LLC (Wendy's), which is the owner and franchisor of the Wendy's restaurant system in the United States. Wendy's is the restaurant company specializing in the hamburger sandwich segment. Wendy's is engaged in the business of operating, developing and franchising a system of restaurants serving food. The Company operates approximately 6,080 Wendy's restaurants in North America. Of these restaurants, over 630 are operated by Wendy's and over 5,440 by approximately 390 franchisees. It also operates approximately 400 franchised Wendy's restaurants in over 30 countries and territories other than North America. Wendy's is also a partner in a Canadian restaurant real estate joint venture with a subsidiary of Restaurant Brands International Inc., a restaurant company that owns the Tim Hortons brand.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Restaurants
  • Sub-Industry: Restaurants
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: WEN
  • CUSIP: 95058W10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $10.02
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $9.81
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $10.15
  • P/E Ratio: 19.12
  • P/E Growth: 1.73
  • Market Cap: $2.67B
  • Beta: 0.86
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.39 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.43 EPS
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