NASDAQ:CHEF - Chefs' Warehouse Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$32.14 -0.50 (-1.53 %)
(As of 10/23/2018 10:06 AM ET)
Previous Close$32.64
Today's Range$32.13 - $32.79
52-Week Range$16.15 - $39.26
Volume9,255 shs
Average Volume699,300 shs
Market Capitalization$971.09 million
P/E Ratio73.05
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.82
The Chefs' Warehouse, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes specialty food products in the United States and Canada. Its product portfolio includes approximately 48,000 stock-keeping units comprising specialty food products, such as artisan charcuterie, specialty cheeses, unique oils and vinegars, truffles, caviar, chocolate, and pastry products. The company also offers a line of center-of-the-plate products, including custom cut beef, seafood, and hormone-free poultry, as well as food products, such as cooking oils, butter, eggs, milk, and flour. It serves menu-driven independent restaurants, fine dining establishments, country clubs, hotels, caterers, culinary schools, bakeries, patisseries, chocolatiers, cruise lines, casinos, and specialty food stores. The company markets its center-of-the-plate products directly to consumers through a mail and e-commerce platform. The Chefs' Warehouse, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Ridgefield, Connecticut.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Groceries, general line
Sub-IndustryFood Distributors
SectorConsumer Staples
SymbolNASDAQ:CHEF
CUSIP16308610
Phone203-894-1345

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.22
Current Ratio2.59
Quick Ratio1.62

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio73.05
Forward P/E Ratio41.21
P/E Growth2.19

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.30 billion
Price / Sales0.74
Cash Flow$1.1882 per share
Price / Cash27.05
Book Value$8.73 per share
Price / Book3.68

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.44
Net Income$14.36 million
Net Margins1.44%
Return on Equity7.08%
Return on Assets2.48%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,994
Outstanding Shares29,970,000
Market Cap$971.09 million

Chefs' Warehouse (NASDAQ:CHEF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Chefs' Warehouse's stock symbol?

Chefs' Warehouse trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CHEF."

How were Chefs' Warehouse's earnings last quarter?

Chefs' Warehouse Inc (NASDAQ:CHEF) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 1st. The company reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $370.44 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $360.14 million. Chefs' Warehouse had a net margin of 1.44% and a return on equity of 7.08%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 11.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.14 EPS. View Chefs' Warehouse's Earnings History.

When is Chefs' Warehouse's next earnings date?

Chefs' Warehouse is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Chefs' Warehouse.

How can I listen to Chefs' Warehouse's earnings call?

Chefs' Warehouse will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, November 1st at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8774074018.

What guidance has Chefs' Warehouse issued on next quarter's earnings?

Chefs' Warehouse updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 1st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.71-0.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.75. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.41-1.45 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.43 billion.

What price target have analysts set for CHEF?

5 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Chefs' Warehouse's stock. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $38.00. On average, they anticipate Chefs' Warehouse's share price to reach $30.60 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for Chefs' Warehouse.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Chefs' Warehouse?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Chefs' Warehouse in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Chefs' Warehouse.

Who are some of Chefs' Warehouse's key competitors?

Who are Chefs' Warehouse's key executives?

Chefs' Warehouse's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Christopher Pappas, Founder, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 58)
  • Mr. John Pappas, Founder & Vice Chairman (Age 54)
  • Mr. James F. Leddy, CFO & Assistant Sec. (Age 55)
  • Mr. Alexandros Aldous, Gen. Counsel, Chief Gov. Relations Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 37)
  • Ms. Patricia Lecouras, Chief HR Officer (Age 62)

Who are Chefs' Warehouse's major shareholders?

Chefs' Warehouse's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.40%), Atria Investments LLC (0.06%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.03%), BB&T Corp (0.02%) and First Quadrant L P CA (0.01%). Company insiders that own Chefs' Warehouse stock include Alexandros Aldous, John Pappas, Katherine Oliver and Patricia Lecouras. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Chefs' Warehouse.

Which institutional investors are selling Chefs' Warehouse stock?

CHEF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have sold Chefs' Warehouse company stock in the last year include Alexandros Aldous, John Pappas and Patricia Lecouras. View Insider Buying and Selling for Chefs' Warehouse.

Which institutional investors are buying Chefs' Warehouse stock?

CHEF stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hennessy Advisors Inc., BB&T Corp, Atria Investments LLC and First Quadrant L P CA. View Insider Buying and Selling for Chefs' Warehouse.

How do I buy shares of Chefs' Warehouse?

Shares of CHEF 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 Chefs' Warehouse's stock price today?

One share of CHEF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.14.

How big of a company is Chefs' Warehouse?

Chefs' Warehouse has a market capitalization of $971.09 million and generates $1.30 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $14.36 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.44 on an earnings per share basis. Chefs' Warehouse employs 1,994 workers across the globe.

What is Chefs' Warehouse's official website?

The official website for Chefs' Warehouse is http://www.chefswarehouse.com.

How can I contact Chefs' Warehouse?

Chefs' Warehouse's mailing address is 100 EAST RIDGE ROAD, RIDGEFIELD CT, 06877. The company can be reached via phone at 203-894-1345 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Chefs' Warehouse (NASDAQ CHEF)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  280 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  300 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  580
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Chefs' Warehouse and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CHEF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CHEF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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