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Chuy's (CHUY) Competitors

$27.31
-0.16 (-0.58%)
(As of 05/20/2024 ET)

CHUY vs. TAST, BH, DENN, DIN, NATH, BJRI, NDLS, JACK, CBRL, and CAKE

Should you be buying Chuy's stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Chuy's include Carrols Restaurant Group (TAST), Biglari (BH), Denny's (DENN), Dine Brands Global (DIN), Nathan's Famous (NATH), BJ's Restaurants (BJRI), Noodles & Company (NDLS), Jack in the Box (JACK), Cracker Barrel Old Country Store (CBRL), and Cheesecake Factory (CAKE). These companies are all part of the "eating places" industry.

Chuy's vs.

Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST) and Chuy's (NASDAQ:CHUY) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, dividends, community ranking, media sentiment, risk, analyst recommendations, valuation and institutional ownership.

Chuy's has a net margin of 6.58% compared to Chuy's' net margin of 1.94%. Chuy's' return on equity of 22.38% beat Carrols Restaurant Group's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Carrols Restaurant Group1.94% 22.38% 2.53%
Chuy's 6.58%13.51%7.13%

In the previous week, Chuy's had 1 more articles in the media than Carrols Restaurant Group. MarketBeat recorded 6 mentions for Chuy's and 5 mentions for Carrols Restaurant Group. Chuy's' average media sentiment score of 0.41 beat Carrols Restaurant Group's score of 0.01 indicating that Carrols Restaurant Group is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Carrols Restaurant Group
0 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Chuy's
2 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Carrols Restaurant Group has higher revenue and earnings than Chuy's. Chuy's is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Carrols Restaurant Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Carrols Restaurant Group$1.88B0.27$33.80M$0.5716.74
Chuy's$461.31M1.03$31.51M$1.6916.30

86.8% of Carrols Restaurant Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 99.9% of Chuy's shares are owned by institutional investors. 33.1% of Carrols Restaurant Group shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.3% of Chuy's shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Carrols Restaurant Group has a beta of 2.48, meaning that its share price is 148% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Chuy's has a beta of 1.68, meaning that its share price is 68% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Carrols Restaurant Group presently has a consensus target price of $9.55, suggesting a potential upside of 0.10%. Chuy's has a consensus target price of $38.14, suggesting a potential upside of 38.90%. Given Carrols Restaurant Group's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Chuy's is more favorable than Carrols Restaurant Group.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Carrols Restaurant Group
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.00
Chuy's
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.57

Chuy's received 144 more outperform votes than Carrols Restaurant Group when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 64.47% of users gave Carrols Restaurant Group an outperform vote while only 58.40% of users gave Chuy's an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Carrols Restaurant GroupOutperform Votes
294
64.47%
Underperform Votes
162
35.53%
Chuy'sOutperform Votes
438
58.40%
Underperform Votes
312
41.60%

Summary

Chuy's beats Carrols Restaurant Group on 10 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding CHUY and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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CHUY vs. The Competition

MetricChuy'sEating places IndustryRetail SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$474.69M$8.72B$21.30B$7.99B
Dividend YieldN/A3.77%176.87%3.91%
P/E Ratio16.3038.2723.2914.81
Price / Sales1.032.416.5073.68
Price / Cash7.1520.7418.1329.27
Price / Book1.914.875.114.56
Net Income$31.51M$316.15M$722.90M$212.43M
7 Day Performance-3.16%1.22%2.39%4.87%
1 Month Performance-9.94%9.17%10.35%9.25%
1 Year Performance-27.77%2.12%11.04%10.45%

Chuy's Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
TAST
Carrols Restaurant Group
2.9189 of 5 stars
$9.53
flat
$8.87
-7.0%
N/A$546.83M$1.88B18.3325,000Analyst Forecast
BH
Biglari
3.1358 of 5 stars
$201.87
+0.4%
N/A+3.1%$460.26M$365.32M1.082,466
DENN
Denny's
3.2276 of 5 stars
$7.99
-1.5%
$11.42
+42.9%
-32.3%$415.64M$463.92M18.583,500
DIN
Dine Brands Global
4.6645 of 5 stars
$43.55
-2.1%
$59.43
+36.5%
-35.8%$672.85M$831.07M6.99596Dividend Announcement
NATH
Nathan's Famous
1.5337 of 5 stars
$66.83
+0.3%
N/A+0.2%$272.67M$130.79M14.37138
BJRI
BJ's Restaurants
3.4963 of 5 stars
$33.54
-3.2%
$38.30
+14.2%
+13.5%$784.17M$1.33B33.5421,000Analyst Revision
Positive News
NDLS
Noodles & Company
3.4441 of 5 stars
$1.78
+2.3%
$5.00
+180.9%
-35.9%$80.08M$503.40M-8.097,600
JACK
Jack in the Box
4.958 of 5 stars
$54.92
+0.0%
$86.67
+57.8%
-43.0%$1.08B$1.69B9.659,523Earnings Report
News Coverage
CBRL
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store
4.4381 of 5 stars
$53.65
-3.3%
$76.57
+42.7%
-56.3%$1.19B$3.44B14.3177,000Dividend Cut
Analyst Downgrade
Short Interest ↑
CAKE
Cheesecake Factory
3.985 of 5 stars
$34.02
-1.8%
$34.60
+1.7%
+11.4%$1.74B$3.44B16.5147,900

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This page (NASDAQ:CHUY) was last updated on 5/20/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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