NASDAQ:CHEF - Chefs' Warehouse Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$28.45 -0.45 (-1.56 %)
(As of 06/20/2018 01:13 PM ET)
Previous Close$28.85
Today's Range$28.45 - $28.85
52-Week Range$11.85 - $30.32
Volume2,196 shs
Average Volume128,114 shs
Market Capitalization$829.50 million
P/E Ratio64.89
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.87
ChefsThe 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

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

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.26
Current Ratio2.88
Quick Ratio1.87

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio64.89
Forward P/E Ratio38.97
P/E Growth1.8

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.30 billion
Price / Sales0.63
Cash Flow$1.1790 per share
Price / Cash24.13
Book Value$8.73 per share
Price / Book3.26

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.44
Net Income$14.36 million
Net Margins1.24%
Return on Equity6.09%
Return on Assets2.06%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,994
Outstanding Shares28,700,000

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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 9th. The company reported $0.03 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.02. The business earned $318.62 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $319.52 million. Chefs' Warehouse had a net margin of 1.24% and a return on equity of 6.09%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 10.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted ($0.05) 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 Tuesday, August, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Chefs' Warehouse.

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

Chefs' Warehouse updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 9th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.69-0.78 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.74. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.40-1.44 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.42 billion.

What price target have analysts set for CHEF?

4 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Chefs' Warehouse's stock. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $29.00. On average, they expect Chefs' Warehouse's stock price to reach $27.50 in the next year. 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. Alexandros Aldous, Gen. Counsel, Chief Gov. Relations Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 37)
  • Ms. Patricia Lecouras, Chief HR Officer (Age 62)
  • Mr. John D. Austin, Consultant (Age 56)

Has Chefs' Warehouse been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about CHEF stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Chefs' Warehouse earned a news sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company an impact score of 46.47 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Chefs' Warehouse's major shareholders?

Chefs' Warehouse's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (15.10%), Wasatch Advisors Inc. (6.45%), Legion Partners Asset Management LLC (5.83%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.69%), BlackRock Inc. (4.28%) and Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC (1.89%). 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 Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC, Boston Partners, Jupiter Asset Management Ltd., Legion Partners Asset Management LLC, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Advisors Capital Management LLC and Chicago Equity Partners LLC. 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 Elk Creek Partners LLC, AGF Investments Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Sei Investments Co., Wasatch Advisors Inc. and ETRADE Capital Management LLC. 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 $28.45.

How big of a company is Chefs' Warehouse?

Chefs' Warehouse has a market capitalization of $829.50 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.

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 (CHEF)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  230 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  266 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  496
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 6/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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