NASDAQ:BLMN - Bloomin' Brands Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $19.37 +0.14 (+0.73 %) (As of 01/21/2019 08:20 AM ET)Previous Close$19.23Today's Range$19.24 - $19.6052-Week Range$17.08 - $25.00Volume926,696 shsAverage Volume1.11 million shsMarket Capitalization$1.78 billionP/E Ratio14.24Dividend Yield1.86%Beta0.35 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Bloomin' Brands, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates casual, upscale casual, and fine dining restaurants in the United States and internationally. The company operates through two segments, U.S. and International. Its restaurant portfolio has four concepts, including Outback Steakhouse, a casual steakhouse restaurant; Carrabba's Italian Grill, a casual Italian restaurant; Bonefish Grill, an upscale casual seafood restaurant; and Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, a contemporary steakhouse. As of December 31, 2017, the company owned and operated 1,075 restaurants and franchised 165 restaurants. Bloomin' Brands, Inc. was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in Tampa, Florida. Receive BLMN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BLMN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Eating places Sub-IndustryRestaurants SectorRetail/Wholesale Current SymbolNASDAQ:BLMN Previous Symbol CUSIP09423510 Webwww.bloominbrands.com Phone813-282-1225Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio18.69 Current Ratio0.37 Quick Ratio0.29Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio14.24 Forward P/E Ratio13.27 P/E Growth1.33 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.21 billion Price / Sales0.42 Cash Flow$3.9211 per share Price / Cash Flow4.94 Book Value$0.54 per share Price / Book35.87Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.36 Net Income$100.24 million Net Margins2.68% Return on Equity196.28% Return on Assets6.22%Miscellaneous Employees94,000 Outstanding Shares91,900,000Market Cap$1.78 billion OptionableOptionable Bloomin' Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN) Frequently Asked Questions What is Bloomin' Brands' stock symbol? Bloomin' Brands trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BLMN." How often does Bloomin' Brands pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Bloomin' Brands? Bloomin' Brands declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 30th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.09 per share on Wednesday, November 21st. This represents a $0.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.86%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 13th. View Bloomin' Brands' Dividend History. How will Bloomin' Brands' stock buyback program work? Bloomin' Brands announced that its board has approved a share repurchase program on Friday, February 23rd 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $150,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued. How were Bloomin' Brands' earnings last quarter? Bloomin' Brands Inc (NASDAQ:BLMN) issued its earnings results on Monday, October, 29th. The restaurant operator reported $0.10 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.01. The restaurant operator earned $965 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $965.17 million. Bloomin' Brands had a return on equity of 196.28% and a net margin of 2.68%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.14 earnings per share. View Bloomin' Brands' Earnings History. When is Bloomin' Brands' next earnings date? Bloomin' Brands is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Bloomin' Brands. What guidance has Bloomin' Brands issued on next quarter's earnings? Bloomin' Brands issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, October, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.38-1.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.43. Bloomin' Brands also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $1.41-1.47 EPS. What price target have analysts set for BLMN? 11 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Bloomin' Brands' stock. Their forecasts range from $18.00 to $25.00. On average, they anticipate Bloomin' Brands' share price to reach $22.3750 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Bloomin' Brands. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Bloomin' Brands? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bloomin' Brands in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Bloomin' Brands. Has Bloomin' Brands been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about BLMN stock have trended positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Bloomin' Brands earned a daily sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. Are investors shorting Bloomin' Brands? Bloomin' Brands saw a decline in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,733,542 shares, a decline of 32.1% from the December 14th total of 5,499,624 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,239,550 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.0 days. Currently, 4.5% of the company's shares are sold short. View Bloomin' Brands' Current Options Chain. Who are some of Bloomin' Brands' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Bloomin' Brands include Texas Roadhouse (TXRH), Cracker Barrel Old Country Store (CBRL), Main Street Capital (MAIN), Cheesecake Factory (CAKE), Jack in the Box (JACK), Wingstop (WING), Dave & Buster's Entertainment (PLAY), Brinker International (EAT), Arcos Dorados (ARCO), Sonic (SONC), MITCHELLS &BUTLERS (MBPFF), Dine Brands Global (DIN), Papa John's Int'l (PZZA), BJ's Restaurants (BJRI) and Denny's (DENN). Who are Bloomin' Brands' key executives? Bloomin' Brands' management team includes the folowing people: Ms. Elizabeth A. Smith, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 56)Mr. David J. Deno, Exec. VP, Chief Financial & Admin. Officer & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 61)Mr. Sukhdev Singh, Exec. VP & Global Chief Devel. and Franchising Officer (Age 55)Mr. Donagh M. Herlihy, Exec. VP & CTO (Age 55)Mark Graff, VP of Investor Relations and Corp. Fin. Who are Bloomin' Brands' major shareholders? Bloomin' Brands' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Moody National Bank Trust Division (0.20%), Cerebellum GP LLC (0.02%) and Meeder Asset Management Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Bloomin' Brands stock include Christopher W Brandt, David J Deno, David Peter Schmidt, Donagh Herlihy, Elizabeth A Smith, Gregg Scarlett, Michael Kappitt, Mindy F Grossman and Sukhdev Singh. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Bloomin' Brands. Which institutional investors are selling Bloomin' Brands stock? BLMN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Moody National Bank Trust Division. Company insiders that have sold Bloomin' Brands company stock in the last year include David J Deno, David Peter Schmidt, Donagh Herlihy, Elizabeth A Smith, Gregg Scarlett, Michael Kappitt and Mindy F Grossman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bloomin' Brands. Which institutional investors are buying Bloomin' Brands stock? BLMN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Meeder Asset Management Inc. and Cerebellum GP LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bloomin' Brands. How do I buy shares of Bloomin' Brands? Shares of BLMN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Bloomin' Brands' stock price today? One share of BLMN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.37. How big of a company is Bloomin' Brands? Bloomin' Brands has a market capitalization of $1.78 billion and generates $4.21 billion in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $100.24 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.36 on an earnings per share basis. Bloomin' Brands employs 94,000 workers across the globe. What is Bloomin' Brands' official website? The official website for Bloomin' Brands is http://www.bloominbrands.com. How can I contact Bloomin' Brands? Bloomin' Brands' mailing address is 2202 NORTH WEST SHORE BOULEVARD SUITE 500, TAMPA FL, 33607. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at 813-282-1225 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Bloomin' Brands (NASDAQ BLMN)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 412 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 359 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 771MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bloomin' Brands and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BLMN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BLMN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Do You Need a Fiduciary?