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Cara Operations Ltd Company Profile (TSE:CAO)

Consensus Ratings for Cara Operations Ltd (TSE:CAO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s), 4 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: C$32.58

Analysts' Ratings History for Cara Operations Ltd (TSE:CAO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
5/9/2016ScotiabankLower Price TargetOutperformC$35.00 -> C$33.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/9/2016Raymond JamesDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformC$35.00 -> C$34.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/9/2016CIBCLower Price TargetC$30.00 -> C$28.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/9/2016RBC CapitalLower Price TargetOutperformC$35.00 -> C$34.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/1/2016BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeOutperformC$34.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/25/2016LaurentianLower Price TargetBuyC$38.00 -> C$32.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/27/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Cara Operations Ltd (TSE:CAO)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Earnings Estimates for Cara Operations Ltd (TSE:CAO)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.37$0.37$0.37
Q2 20161$0.40$0.40$0.40
Q3 20161$0.50$0.50$0.50
Q4 20161$0.48$0.48$0.48
Q1 20171$0.41$0.41$0.41
Q2 20171$0.45$0.45$0.45
Q3 20171$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q4 20171$0.53$0.53$0.53
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Dividend History for Cara Operations Ltd (TSE:CAO)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trading History for Cara Operations Ltd (TSE:CAO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
4/17/2015Paul RivettDirectorSell3,800C$31.26C$118,788.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Cara Operations Ltd (TSE:CAO)
DateHeadline
06/25/16 04:30 AMAre Analysts Bullish Cara Operations Ltd (TSE:CAO) After Last Week? - Engelwood Daily
05/30/16 07:52 PMCara Operations Ltd (CAO) Rating Lowered to Market Perform at Raymond James - Let Me Know About This - Cara Operations Ltd (CAO) Rating Lowered to Market Perform at Raymond JamesLet Me Know About ThisCara Operations logo Cara Operations Ltd (TSE:CAO) was downgraded by stock analysts at Raymond James from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a note issued to investors on Monday. They currently have a C$34.00 price target on the ...and more »
05/17/16 09:40 AMCara Operations Ltd. :CAO-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/12/16 08:52 AMCara Operations Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CAO-CA : May 12, 2016 -
05/09/16 04:04 PMCara Operations Limited: Voting Results for Directors at Annual Shareholders' Meeting -
05/07/16 06:00 AMCara Supports Canadian Red Cross' Alberta Fires Appeal -
05/05/16 07:29 PMCara Reports First Quarter 2016 Results - Operating EBITDA grows 10.4%, Earnings Before Tax increases 161% to $20.1 million and Total System Sales grew 4.9% -
05/05/16 05:52 PMCara Operations Limited Declares First Quarter Dividend -
05/05/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 Cara Operations Ltd Earnings Release - After Market Close -
04/15/16 07:36 AMCara Completes $230 Million Private Placement of Subscription Receipts -
03/31/16 09:45 AMUPDATE 1-Canada's Cara to buy St-Hubert BBQ chain - March 31 (Reuters) - Canada's Cara Operations Ltd, owner of the Swiss Chalet casual dining chain and Harvey's burger outlets, said on Thursday it would buy St-Hubert BBQ, one of Quebec's largest...
03/31/16 06:28 AMCanada's Cara to buy St-Hubert BBQ chain - March 31 (Reuters) - Canada's Cara Operations Ltd, owner of the Swiss Chalet casual dining chain and Harvey's burger outlets, said on Thursday it would buy St-Hubert BBQ, one of Quebec's largest...
03/07/16 01:57 PMTSX listed corporate dividends and distributions declared March 7 - Cara Operations Limited Sv (TSX:CAO): $0.10171. Payable Apr 15. Record Mar 31. Dundee Corporation 5-yr Ser '2' Pr (TSX:DC.PR.B): $0.3555. Payable Mar 31. Record Mar 17. Dundee Corporation 1st Pr Ser '3' (TSX:DC.PR.D): $0.2875. Payable Mar 31. Record Mar 17.
03/04/16 01:37 PMTSX listed corporate dividends and distributions declared March 4 - Record Apr 01. Bce Inc. 1st Pr Series 'z' (TSX:BCE.PR.Z): $0.197. Payable Jun 01. Record May 02. Cara Operations Limited Sv (TSX:CAO): $0.10171. Payable Apr 15. Record Mar 31. Diversified Royalty Corp. J (TSX:DIV): $0.01854. Payable Mar 31. Record Mar 15.
03/04/16 07:43 AMCara Operations Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CAO-CA : March 4, 2016 -
03/03/16 05:36 PMCara Reports Year-end Results for a Transformational 2015 - Earnings before tax increases 568.7% to $66.2 million, Debt reduced by $328.6 million and Operating EBITDA grows 33.3% -
03/03/16 05:31 PMCara Operations Limited Declares Fourth Quarter Dividend -
03/03/16 06:07 AMQ4 2015 Cara Operations Ltd Earnings Release - After Market Close -
02/29/16 01:51 PMBrisset Beer International, Inc. Launches Broken7 in Bier Markt - BBII), is pleased to announce the launch of Broken7 Blonde Ale in the Montreal location of Bier Markt® -- a leading restaurant brand owned by Cara Operations Limited. Founded in 1883, Cara is Canada's oldest and largest full-service restaurant company.
02/27/16 01:22 PMWere Analysts Bullish Cara Operations Ltd (TSE:CAO) This Week? - Business Standard Tribune - Were Analysts Bullish Cara Operations Ltd (TSE:CAO) This Week?Business Standard TribuneOut of 8 analysts covering Cara Operations Ltd (TSE:CAO), 0 rate it “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 0 “Hold”. This means NaN are positive. $30.47 is the highest target while $20.31 is the lowest. The $25.48 average target is 63.40% above today's ($23.5) stock ...
02/18/16 01:18 PMWhich Is the Better Investment: Cara Operations Ltd. or Restaurant Brands International Inc.? - Both Cara Operations Ltd. (TSX:CAO) and Restaurant Brands International Inc. (TSX:QSR)(NYSE:QSR) are food services companies with impressive footprints of restaurants across the country and internationally. While both companies offer opportunities for ...
02/11/16 01:22 PMCara Operations Limited (TSE:CAO) Had Its Target Price per Share Downgraded by 13.58 % at Scotia Capital to $35.00 - OctaFinance.com - Cara Operations Limited (TSE:CAO) Had Its Target Price per Share Downgraded by 13.58 % at Scotia Capital to $35.00OctaFinance.comIn an analyst note sent to investors and clients by Scotia Capital on Monday morning, Cara Operations Limited (TSE:CAO) had its target price downgraded to $35.00. The firm at present has Outperform rating on the stock. After (TSE:CAO) target lowering ...
02/09/16 12:52 PMEPS Expected to Decrease for Cara Operations Ltd (CAO) - WallStreet.org - EPS Expected to Decrease for Cara Operations Ltd (CAO)WallStreet.orgWall Street await Cara Operations Ltd (TSE:CAO) to release earnings on February, 10. The expected T_CAO's profit could reach $3.85 million giving the stock 17.75 P/E in case $0.33 earnings per share is reported. After releasing $0.36 EPS for the ...Cara Operations Ltd (CAO) Price Target Cut to C$35.00 by Analysts at ScotiabankDaily Politicalall 2 news articles »
02/05/16 01:55 PMCanada's Cara to switch all restaurants to cage-free eggs - Reuters Canada - ChrisD.caCanada's Cara to switch all restaurants to cage-free eggsReuters Canada(Reuters) - Cara Operations Ltd CAO.TO, owner of the Swiss Chalet casual dining chain and Harvey's burger outlets familiar across Canada, said on Thursday it would serve only cage-free eggs at all its restaurants by 2020. Canada's largest full-service ...Cara Announces New Cage-Free Egg PolicyStockhouseall 43 news articles »
02/05/16 01:55 PMCara Operations Limited Announces Release Date of 2015 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results and Investor ... - Stockhouse - Cara Operations Limited Announces Release Date of 2015 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results and Investor ...StockhouseVAUGHAN, ON, Feb 3, 2016 /CNW/ - Cara Operations Limited (TSX: CAO) today announced the timing of its 2015 fourth quarter and year-end earnings release and conference call. The Company will release its 2015 fourth quarter and year-end earnings ...Is Cara Operations Ltd's Fuel Running Low? The Stock Reaches All-Time Low TodayWallStreet.orgall 4 news articles »
02/04/16 07:28 PMCanada's Cara to switch all restaurants to cage-free eggs - Feb 4 (Reuters) - Cara Operations Ltd, owner of the Swiss Chalet casual dining chain and Harvey's burger outlets familiar across Canada, said on Thursday it would serve only cage-free eggs at all its...
02/04/16 04:51 PMCara Announces New Cage-Free Egg Policy -
02/03/16 05:44 PMCara Operations Limited Announces Release Date of 2015 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results and Investor Conference Call Details -
02/03/16 12:51 PMIs Cara Operations Ltd's Fuel Running Low? The Stock Reaches All-Time Low Today - WallStreet.org - Is Cara Operations Ltd's Fuel Running Low? The Stock Reaches All-Time Low TodayWallStreet.orgThe stock of Cara Operations Ltd (TSE:CAO) reached all time low today, Feb, 3 and still has $20.75 target or 11.00% below today's $23.32 share price. This indicates more downside for the $289.49 million company. This technical setup was reported by ...and more »
01/22/16 12:49 PMCara Operations Limited (CAO.TO) - Cara Operations Limited franchises and operates full service restaurants in Canada. As of June 28, 2015, the company operated 827 restaurants under the brand names Harvey s, Swiss Chalet, Kelsey s, East Side Mario s, Montana s, Milestones, Prime Pubs ...
12/22/15 04:22 PMCara Announces Intention to Implement Normal Course Issuer Bid -
12/10/15 04:39 PMCara celebrates opening its 1,000th restaurant -
11/25/15 08:28 AMCara Operations Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : November 25, 2015 -
11/19/15 04:03 PMCARA Operations Files Final Base Shelf Prospectus -
11/12/15 03:10 PMCARA Operations Files Base Shelf Prospectus -
11/11/15 05:22 PMCara Operations Limited Reports Third Quarter 2015 Results - Operating EBITDA grows 33.2%, Net Income increases by 773% and SRS up 1.9% -
11/11/15 04:39 PMCara Operations Limited Declares Third Quarter Dividend -
11/11/15 06:07 AMQ3 2015 Cara Operations Ltd Earnings Release - After Market Close -
11/02/15 08:24 AMCara Operations Limited completes acquisition of New York Fries -
10/08/15 08:39 AMCara Operations Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : October 8, 2015 -
10/02/15 05:36 PMCara Operations Limited Announces Release Date of Third Quarter 2015 Results and Investor Conference Call Details -
09/09/15 07:54 AMCara Operations Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : September 9, 2015 -
08/31/15 05:46 PMCara Operations Limited announces purchase of New York Fries -
08/25/15 11:40 AMCara Operations Ltd. Q2 Earnings, 2015 -
08/11/15 05:47 PMCara Operations Limited Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results - Operating EBITDA grows 29.1%, Net Income increases by 268% and SRS up 3.2% -
About Cara Operations Ltd

Cara Operations Ltd logoCara Operations Limited is a Canada-based full service restaurant operator and franchisor. The Company operates through three segments: corporate restaurants, franchise restaurants and central operations. The corporate restaurant segment includes the operations of the Company-owned restaurants, which generate revenues from the direct sale of prepared food and beverages to customers. The franchise restaurants segment represents the operations of its franchised restaurant network operating under the Company's brand names. The central operations segment includes call center services, which earn fees from off-premise phone, mobile and Web orders processed for corporate and franchised restaurants, and income generated from the lease of certain equipment to franchisees, as well as the collection of new franchise and franchise renewal fees. It has over 10 brands and approximately 1,010 restaurants across Canada, approximately 88% of which are operated by franchisees.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: CAO
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $28.74
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $28.84
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $28.01
  • P/E Ratio: 17.13
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $428.44B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.47 EPS
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