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Consensus Ratings for Wendy's (NASDAQ:WEN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 4 Hold Rating(s), 8 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.54)
Consensus Price Target: $13.05 (35.89% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Wendy's (NASDAQ:WEN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
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
7/18/2014Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$11.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/2/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Wendy's (NASDAQ:WEN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/10/2016        
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)
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)
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 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)
Latest Headlines for Wendy's (NASDAQ:WEN)
DateHeadline
07/01/16 07:14 PMMaster Gardener: Bring the garden to the holiday weekend
07/01/16 09:53 AMInvestor Investigation over Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duties at Wendys Co (NASDAQ:WEN)
07/01/16 09:53 AMWendy Williams bashes Lisa Marie Presley after fourth divorce - "I don't like the word damaged goods..."
07/01/16 09:53 AMA Pregnant Wendy’s Employee Was Beaten By Customers Over Straws. Yes, Straws.
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? -
06/30/16 09:54 AMMix Stocks in Focus: Kellogg Company (NYSE:K), The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) - Money News (press release)
06/30/16 09:54 AMNomura Downgrades Wendys Co to Neutral - TheFounders Daily
06/29/16 07:08 PMInvestor Investigation over Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duties at Wendys Co (NASDAQ:WEN) - Digital Journal
06/29/16 07:08 PMAnalyst Rating Update on Wendys Company (The) (WEN) - Trade Calls
06/29/16 07:08 PMBRIEF-NPC International to acquire 39 Wendy's units from Wendy's co - Reuters
06/29/16 09:54 AMTV host Wendy Williams accuses Taylor Swift of ‘setting up’ relationship with Tom Hiddleston
06/29/16 09:54 AMBRIEF-NPC International to acquire 39 Wendy's units from Wendy's co
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 07:11 PMWendy’s plots expansion in Brazil
06/28/16 07:11 PMWendy Williams rips into Toni Braxton and Birdman’s relationship - and singer's style
06/28/16 07:11 PMBRIEF: Missing drink straws prompt Wendy's drive-thru altercation in Independence
06/28/16 07:11 PMWendy’s Co (WEN) Enters Brazil Through Joint Venture
06/28/16 07:11 PMPregnant teenage Wendy's worker gets pulled out of the drive-thru window and beaten up by three attackers who accused her of forgetting their straws
06/28/16 02:55 PMWendy's Enters Brazil in Time for Olympics (WEN) -
06/27/16 07:00 PMShares of Wendys Company (The) (NASDAQ:WEN) Sees Large Inflow of Net Money Flow - Trade Calls
06/27/16 07:00 PMWendy's Co (WEN) Enters Brazil Through Joint Venture - Investorplace.com
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 -
06/27/16 08:21 AMWendy's Entering Brazil Market Through Joint Venture - [at noodls] - DUBLIN, Ohio, June 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) today announced its upcoming entry into Brazil, with plans for significant restaurant expansion over time. This growth will ...
06/27/16 08:15 AMWendy's heads to Brazil through joint venture -
06/24/16 07:13 PMWendy's partner with Instago to serve people on the go
06/24/16 07:13 PMBob the Builder gets an equality makeover as Wendy wins promotion
06/24/16 07:13 PMWendy Kingston to join Nine Gold Coast News as Seven prepares to launch rival local bulletin on July 4
06/23/16 08:01 PMVolatile Stocks to Watch: Sprint Corp (NYSE:S), Wendys Co (NASDAQ:WEN) - NYSE Journal (press release)
06/23/16 08:01 PMStocks Roundup: Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA), Wendys Co (NASDAQ:WEN) - NYSE Journal (press release)
06/22/16 07:09 PMWendys : Instago partners with Wendy's
06/21/16 06:42 PMWendy's Has Best Momentum In Fast Food Sector, RBC Says - Benzinga
06/20/16 08:34 AMAnalytical Approach on Wendys Co (NASDAQ:WEN) - iStreetWire
06/20/16 08:30 AMFaruqi & Faruqi, LLP is Investigating The Wendy's Company (WEN) on Behalf of its Shareholders - [PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, June 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, is investigating potential misconduct at The Wendy's Company ("Wendy's" or the "Company") (WEN). The investigation focuses on whether the Company's Board of Directors and/or its officers committed mismanagement and breached their fiduciary duties by failing to maintain an effective system of internal controls. On January 27, 2016, security blogger Brian Krebs of "Krebs on Security" reported that Wendy's stated that it was investigating claims of a possible credit card breach at some locations. On May 11, 2016, Wendy's filed its quarterly statement on Form 10-Q with the SEC and stated the following, in relevant part: "Earlier this year, the Company engaged cybersecurity experts to conduct a comprehensive investigation into unusual credit card activity at some Wendy's restaurants.
06/19/16 05:43 AMMy recipe for A-list skin: make-up artist to the stars Wendy Rowe shares her secrets
06/17/16 09:54 AMWENDY PHILLIPPI
06/16/16 07:24 PMRelative Strength Alert For Wendy's
06/15/16 05:32 AMWendys : Framingham native says cop pulled him to safety
06/14/16 06:48 PMWendy’s security breach exposes weaknesses in POS systems
06/14/16 10:55 AMWendy's finding malware at 'considerably' more than the initial 300 restaurants -
06/13/16 08:30 AMWendy's Credit Card Hack Was Worse Than It Thought -
06/12/16 09:50 AMWendy’s Credit Card Breach Is ‘Considerably’ Bigger Than They Originally Said – Time To Check Your Statements
06/10/16 07:39 PMWendy’s security woes continue
06/10/16 07:39 PMAbraham & Co., Wendy Whelan, Brian Brooks lead dance offerings at Arts & Ideas
06/10/16 07:39 PMWendy's Admits Data Breach Was Worse Than It Originally Thought
06/10/16 10:21 AMWendy's Continues to Investigate Malware Activity on POS
06/10/16 10:21 AMWendy’s Confirms More Unusual Credit Card Activity At Its Restaurants
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: $9.60
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $10.07
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $10.26
  • P/E Ratio: 18.32
  • P/E Growth: 1.59
  • Market Cap: $2.56B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.39 EPS
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Wendy's (NASDAQ:WEN) Chart for Saturday, July, 2, 2016


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