NASDAQ:CHUY - Chuy's Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $23.04 +0.46 (+2.04 %) (As of 05/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$22.58Today's Range$22.13 - $23.1352-Week Range$17.03 - $34.10Volume103,931 shsAverage Volume139,663 shsMarket Capitalization$387.76 millionP/E Ratio26.18Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.34 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Chuy's Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates restaurants under the Chuy's name in Texas and 19 states in the Southeastern and Midwestern United States. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated 91 Chuy's restaurants in 19 states. Chuy's Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Austin, Texas. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Eating places Sub-IndustryRestaurants SectorRetail/Wholesale Current SymbolNASDAQ:CHUY Previous Symbol CUSIP17160410 CIK1524931 Webwww.chuys.com Phone512-473-2783Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.09 Current Ratio0.54 Quick Ratio0.49Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio26.18 Forward P/E Ratio25.04 P/E Growth1.4 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$398.20 million Price / Sales0.97 Cash Flow$1.9232 per share Price / Cash Flow11.98 Book Value$11.58 per share Price / Book1.99Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.88 Net Income$5.54 million Net Margins1.37% Return on Equity7.89% Return on Assets4.81%Miscellaneous Employees9,000 Outstanding Shares16,830,000Market Cap$387.76 million Next Earnings Date8/8/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Chuy's (NASDAQ:CHUY) Frequently Asked Questions What is Chuy's' stock symbol? Chuy's trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CHUY." How will Chuy's' stock buyback program work? Chuy's announced that its board has authorized a share repurchase plan on Saturday, November 4th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $30,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are usually an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued. How were Chuy's' earnings last quarter? Chuy's Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:CHUY) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 7th. The restaurant operator reported $0.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.02. The restaurant operator had revenue of $102.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $101.84 million. Chuy's had a net margin of 1.37% and a return on equity of 7.89%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 8.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.19 earnings per share. View Chuy's' Earnings History. When is Chuy's' next earnings date? Chuy's is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 8th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Chuy's. What guidance has Chuy's issued on next quarter's earnings? Chuy's updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.91-0.95 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.91. Chuy's also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $0.91-0.95 EPS. What price target have analysts set for CHUY? 7 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Chuy's' shares. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $32.00. On average, they expect Chuy's' share price to reach $27.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Chuy's. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Chuy's? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Chuy's in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Chuy's. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Chuy's stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Chuy's stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Chuy's Holdings, Inc. owns and operates full-service restaurants serving a distinct menu of authentic Mexican food. The Company offers menu which includes appetizers, soups and salads, tacos, burritos, enchiladas, fajitas and combination platters. It operates chains throughout Texas, Alabama, Indiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee. Chuy's Holdings, Inc. is headquartered in Austin, Texas. " (5/8/2019) 2. Wedbush analysts commented, "We expect FL to report 1Q19 earnings on 5/24, BMO. Ahead of the report, we are reiterating our BUY rating and $75 price target. FL recently unveiled its L-T financial framework/initiatives it believes will help drive a five-year MSD% top-line CAGR. We continue to believe FL will remain an important partner to top vendors and, as such, believe the guidance should be achievable. With shares trading at an attractive ~10.5x our FY19E EPS, we believe Foot Locker stands to benefit from multiple expansion as investors gain more confidence in the company’s ability to drive the top line. Shares have been pressured recently and trade at an attractive ~10.5x our FY19E EPS, in our view. Over the past 30 days, shares have returned -14% vs. the S&P 500 ~flat." (5/8/2019) Has Chuy's been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about CHUY stock have trended somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Chuy's earned a news sentiment score of -1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Chuy's' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Chuy's include Papa John's Int'l (PZZA), MITCHELLS &BUTLERS (MBPFF), Arcos Dorados (ARCO), Denny's (DENN), BJ's Restaurants (BJRI), Ruth's Hospitality Group (RUTH), Bojangles (BOJA), Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (RRGB), El Pollo LoCo (LOCO), Del Taco Restaurants (TACO), Fiesta Restaurant Group (FRGI), Carrols Restaurant Group (TAST), Noodles & Co (NDLS), Habit Restaurants (HABT) and Nathan's Famous (NATH). What other stocks do shareholders of Chuy's own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Chuy's investors own include Vanguard FTSE All-World ex-US ETF (VEU), AbbVie (ABBV), Albemarle (ALB), Workday (WDAY), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Netflix (NFLX), ITM Power (ITM), General Electric (GE), NVIDIA (NVDA) and Starbucks (SBUX). Who are Chuy's' key executives? Chuy's' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Steven J. Hislop, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 59)Mr. Jon W. Howie, VP, CFO & Director (Age 51)Mr. Michael Hatcher, VP of Real Estate & Devel. (Age 58)Mr. John Mountford, Chief Operating Officer (Age 57)Tim Larson, Gen. Counsel & Sec. Who are Chuy's' major shareholders? Chuy's' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.02%), Wasatch Advisors Inc. (10.20%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.10%), ArrowMark Colorado Holdings LLC (4.86%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (4.65%) and Emerald Advisers LLC (2.58%). Company insiders that own Chuy's stock include Ira L Zecher, Jon W Howie, Michael C Hatcher and Steven J Hislop. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Chuy's. Which institutional investors are selling Chuy's stock? CHUY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Macquarie Group Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Pinebridge Investments L.P., Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd, Morgan Stanley, Northern Trust Corp, THB Asset Management and State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Chuy's company stock in the last year include Ira L Zecher, Jon W Howie and Michael C Hatcher. View Insider Buying and Selling for Chuy's. Which institutional investors are buying Chuy's stock? CHUY stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SG Capital Management LLC, Wasatch Advisors Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, Marshall Wace North America L.P., ArrowMark Colorado Holdings LLC, Oxford Asset Management LLP, Geode Capital Management LLC and 6 Meridian. View Insider Buying and Selling for Chuy's. How do I buy shares of Chuy's? Shares of CHUY 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 Chuy's' stock price today? One share of CHUY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.04. How big of a company is Chuy's? Chuy's has a market capitalization of $387.76 million and generates $398.20 million in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $5.54 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.88 on an earnings per share basis. Chuy's employs 9,000 workers across the globe. What is Chuy's' official website? The official website for Chuy's is http://www.chuys.com. How can I contact Chuy's? Chuy's' mailing address is 1623 TOOMEY ROAD, AUSTIN TX, 78704. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at 512-473-2783 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Chuy's (NASDAQ CHUY)Community Ranking: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 311 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 442 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 753MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Chuy's and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CHUY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CHUY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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