The Cheesecake Factory Company Profile (NASDAQ:CAKE)

About The Cheesecake Factory

The Cheesecake Factory logoThe Cheesecake Factory Incorporated is engaged in the restaurant and bakery business. The Company operates approximately 200 Company-owned restaurants, including approximately 190 restaurants under The Cheesecake Factory mark and approximately 10 restaurants under the Grand Lux Cafe mark. The Company's segments include The Cheesecake Factory restaurants, and other, which includes Grand Lux Cafe, RockSugar Pan Asian Kitchen, bakery and international licensing. It operates a restaurant under the RockSugar Pan Asian Kitchen mark. It also operates approximately two bakery production facilities, which produce desserts for its restaurants, international licensees and third-party bakery customers. The Company's restaurants offer lunch and dinner, as well as Sunday brunch. Its restaurants also offer a bar. Its menu consists of over 200 items in addition to items presented on supplemental menus, such as its SkinnyLicious menu, which offers approximately 50 items.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Restaurants
  • Sub-Industry: Restaurants
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: CAKE
  • CUSIP: 16307210
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $49.66
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $50.63
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $50.69
  • 52-Week Range: $44.16 - $54.13
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.08
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.01
  • P/E Growth: 1.50
  • Market Cap: $2.34B
  • Outstanding Shares: 46,394,000
  • Beta: 0.35
  • Net Margins: 5.81%
  • Return on Equity: 22.04%
  • Return on Assets: 10.78%
  • Current Ratio: 0.65%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.54%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for The Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 12 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.22)
Consensus Price Target: $54.15 (7.55% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for The Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/8/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
8/22/2016Canaccord GenuityInitiated CoverageHold$54.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$53.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
7/26/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> Sell$65.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
5/1/2016StephensReiterated RatingOverweight$58.00View Rating Details
4/28/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/28/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHold$52.00View Rating Details
4/1/2016Maxim GroupReiterated RatingBuy$57.00View Rating Details
3/31/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHold$55.00View Rating Details
3/31/2016S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingHold$53.00View Rating Details
3/31/2016GuggenheimReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/31/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/31/2016Telsey Advisory GroupReiterated RatingHold$56.00View Rating Details
3/31/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHold$53.00View Rating Details
3/31/2016William BlairReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/20/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$60.00View Rating Details
2/17/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Lower Price TargetOverweight$62.00 -> $57.00View Rating Details
7/23/2015WunderlichReiterated RatingHold$58.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
7/1/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Initiated CoverageSell$51.00View Rating Details
5/21/2015Miller TabakBoost Price TargetBuy$55.00 -> $58.00View Rating Details
3/5/2015ArgusDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
1/16/2015Bank of America Corp.UpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2014 forward)


Earnings History for The Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2016Q316$0.61$356.58 millionListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216$0.71$0.78$562.96 million$558.86 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.61$0.68$554.82 million$553.69 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q415$0.52$0.54$529.13 million$526.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2015Q315$0.56$0.59$534.75 million$526.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2015Q215$0.62$0.69$531.09 million$529.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2015Q115$0.49$0.56$517.97 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.60$0.48$508.97 million$499.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2014Q314$0.57$0.48$498.00 million$499.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2014Q214$0.61$0.59$502.03 million$496.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q114$0.49$0.43$478.84 million$481.43 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2014Q413$0.59$0.57$484.84 million$475.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2013Q313$0.52$0.52$468.72 million$469.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.57$0.54$473.48 million$470.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q1 2013$0.42$0.47$455.12 million$463.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/20/2013Q4 2012$0.52$0.51$460.40 million$464.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2012$0.49$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.49$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.36$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2012$0.52$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/19/2011$0.38$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2011$0.42$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2011$0.33$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2011$0.35$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for The Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.74 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.96 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20167$0.50$0.61$0.56
Q2 20163$0.70$0.71$0.70
Q3 20163$0.59$0.61$0.60
Q4 20163$0.65$0.66$0.65
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for The Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE)
Annual Dividend:$0.96
Dividend Yield:1.91%
Payout Ratio:38.10% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
35.04% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
32.43% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for The Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for The Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 8.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 89.43%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/25/2016Doug BennCFOSell6,512$53.00$345,136.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016Max S ByfuglinInsiderSell14,000$49.93$699,020.00View SEC Filing  
5/3/2016Debby R ZurzoloVPSell1,481$52.53$77,796.93View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Debby R ZurzoloVPSell1,000$53.68$53,680.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2016Debby R ZurzoloVPSell2,000$52.81$105,620.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2016David OvertonChairmanSell72,566$50.61$3,672,565.26View SEC Filing  
2/25/2016Debby R. ZurzoloVPSell1,500$50.70$76,050.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016Debby R. ZurzoloVPSell8,452$50.29$425,051.08View SEC Filing  
2/22/2016Debby R. ZurzoloVPSell3,700$50.14$185,518.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2016David OvertonChairmanSell280,458$49.76$13,955,590.08View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015Max S ByfuglinInsiderSell5,000$47.42$237,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2015Max S ByfuglinInsiderSell7,875$55.19$434,621.25View SEC Filing  
8/19/2015Max S ByfuglinInsiderSell6,153$56.20$345,798.60View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Debby R ZurzoloVPSell1,000$57.44$57,440.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2015Debby R ZurzoloVPSell1,500$56.79$85,185.00View SEC Filing  
7/24/2015Doug BennCFOSell25,978$57.17$1,485,162.26View SEC Filing  
5/7/2015Debby R ZurzoloVPSell5,000$50.48$252,400.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015David OvertonChairmanSell150,000$52.79$7,918,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2015Cheryl SlomannInsiderSell3,238$52.96$171,484.48View SEC Filing  
4/27/2015Debby R ZurzoloVPSell5,000$53.00$265,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015David Bruce PittawayDirectorBuy1,000$47.38$47,380.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015Debby R ZurzoloVPSell25,000$51.84$1,296,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/26/2015Debby R ZurzoloVPSell8,000$54.93$439,440.00View SEC Filing  
1/8/2015Debby R ZurzoloVPSell5,000$51.93$259,650.00View SEC Filing  
1/7/2015Doug BennCFOSell13,311$51.08$679,925.88View SEC Filing  
1/2/2015Doug BennCFOSell13,326$50.55$673,629.30View SEC Filing  
11/10/2014Debby R ZurzoloVPSell3,000$48.99$146,970.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Doug BennCFOSell23,990$48.11$1,154,158.90View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Jerome I KransdorfDirectorSell7,500$46.00$345,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2014Max S ByfuglinInsiderSell30,000$46.00$1,380,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014Debby R ZurzoloVPSell6,000$45.49$272,940.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014Doug BennCFOSell8,245$45.42$374,487.90View SEC Filing  
8/28/2014Max S ByfuglinInsiderSell10,000$45.17$451,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Max S ByfuglinInsiderSell10,661$44.55$474,947.55View SEC Filing  
8/19/2014Debby R ZurzoloVPSell2,000$44.98$89,960.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2014Max S ByfuglinInsiderSell6,000$44.91$269,460.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Debby R ZurzoloVPSell2,000$44.53$89,060.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2014Debby R ZurzoloVPSell2,000$44.34$88,680.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014David GordonPresidentSell2,300$44.50$102,350.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014David GordonPresidentSell5,000$45.60$228,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2014David Bruce PittawayDirectorBuy1,000$43.99$43,990.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014David GordonPresidentSell3,500$48.34$169,190.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013David GordonPresidentSell13,000$47.81$621,530.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Max ByfuglinInsiderSell15,900$48.15$765,585.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2013Alexander CappelloDirectorBuy4,690$47.88$224,557.20View SEC Filing  
11/19/2013Cheryl SlomannInsiderSell13,000$47.92$622,960.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013Doug BennCFOSell6,548$46.99$307,690.52View SEC Filing  
10/25/2013Debby R ZurzoloVPSell5,000$46.00$230,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Doug BennCFOSell4,372$44.91$196,346.52View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013Max ByfuglinInsiderSell11,800$43.16$509,288.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013Max ByfuglinInsiderSell7,300$43.17$315,141.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2013David OvertonChairmanSell58,302$43.06$2,510,484.12View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013Jerome KransdorfDirectorSell7,500$43.00$322,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/11/2013Debby R ZurzoloVPSell5,000$44.00$220,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/5/2013Debby R ZurzoloVPSell5,000$42.94$214,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Cheryl SlomannInsiderSell2,702$40.84$110,349.68View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Max S ByfuglinInsiderSell10,000$40.72$407,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2013Debby R ZurzoloVPSell5,000$39.76$198,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2013David Bruce PittawayDirectorBuy1,000$34.10$34,100.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2013Herbert SimonDirectorBuy20,000$34.92$698,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2012Herbert SimonDirectorBuy25,000$32.82$820,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for The Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE)
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The Cheesecake Factory (NASDAQ:CAKE) Chart for Saturday, October, 22, 2016

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