Famous Dave's of America Company Profile (NASDAQ:DAVE)

About Famous Dave's of America (NASDAQ:DAVE)

Famous DaveFamous Dave's of America, Inc. (Famous Dave's) operates restaurants. The Company's restaurants, which offer full table service, feature wood-smoked and off-the-grill entree favorites that fit into the barbeque category. It has the Company-owned and franchise-operated restaurants in the United States, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and Canada, and it operates within the industry segment of foodservice. It operates approximately 179 Famous Dave's restaurants in over 33 states, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and Canada, including over 44 the Company-owned restaurants and approximately 135 franchise-operated restaurants. Each restaurant features a selection of hickory-smoked and off-the-grill barbecue favorites, such as flame-grilled St. Louis-style and baby back ribs, Texas beef brisket, Georgia chopped pork, country-roasted chicken, and signature sandwiches and salads. Its restaurants offer side items, such as corn bread, potato salad, coleslaw, Shack Fries and Wilbur Beans.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Restaurants
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:DAVE
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.famousdaves.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $26.78 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 6,957,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $4.01
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $4.74
  • 52 Week Range: $3.75 - $6.73
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -38.50
  • P/E Growth: 12.93
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $99.18 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.27
  • Book Value: $2.87 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.34
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $4.18 million
  • Net Margins: -7.25%
  • Return on Equity: 2.79%
  • Return on Assets: 1.10%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.12%
  • Current Ratio: 0.87%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.78%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 37,929 shs.
  • Beta: 1.23
  • Short Ratio: 5.43
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Famous Dave's of America (NASDAQ:DAVE)

What is Famous Dave's of America's stock symbol?

Famous Dave's of America trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DAVE."

How were Famous Dave's of America's earnings last quarter?

Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:DAVE) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 15th. The company reported ($0.05) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.02) by $0.03. The business earned $22 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $21.15 million. Famous Dave's of America had a negative net margin of 7.25% and a positive return on equity of 2.79%. Famous Dave's of America's revenue was down 6.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.01) earnings per share. View Famous Dave's of America's Earnings History.

Are investors shorting Famous Dave's of America?

Famous Dave's of America saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 13th, there was short interest totalling 385,631 shares, an increase of 3.8% from the March 31st total of 371,378 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 29,979 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 12.9 days.

Who are some of Famous Dave's of America's key competitors?

Who owns Famous Dave's of America stock?

Famous Dave's of America's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Wexford Capital LP (19.16%), Bandera Partners LLC (11.99%), Raging Capital Management LLC (8.88%), PW PARTNERS ATLAS FUND LP (4.80%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.23%) and Vanguard Group Inc. (3.66%). Company insiders that own Famous Dave's of America stock include Bandera Partners Llc, Lioneye Capital Management Llc, Master Fund Ltd Lioneye, Patrick Walsh, Pw Partners Atlas Fund Ii, Lp and Wexford Capital Lp. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Famous Dave's of America.

Who sold Famous Dave's of America stock? Who is selling Famous Dave's of America stock?

Famous Dave's of America's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Rothschild Investment Corp IL, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Famous Dave's of America.

Who bought Famous Dave's of America stock? Who is buying Famous Dave's of America stock?

Famous Dave's of America's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Raging Capital Management LLC, Perkins Capital Management Inc. and Vanguard Group Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Famous Dave's of America stock in the last two years include Bandera Partners Llc, Lioneye Capital Management Llc, Pw Partners Atlas Fund Ii, Lp and Wexford Capital Lp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Famous Dave's of America.

How do I buy Famous Dave's of America stock?

Shares of Famous Dave's of America can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Famous Dave's of America stock cost?

One share of Famous Dave's of America stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.85.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Famous Dave's of America (NASDAQ:DAVE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Famous Dave's of America (NASDAQ:DAVE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/4/2015SidotiDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$24.00 -> $11.00N/AView Rating Details
8/6/2015Feltl & Co.UpgradeSell -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
8/5/2015Craig HallumDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
6/22/2015Dougherty & CoDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Famous Dave's of America (NASDAQ:DAVE)
Earnings by Quarter for Famous Dave`s of America (NASDAQ:DAVE)
Earnings History by Quarter for Famous Dave's of America (NASDAQ:DAVE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/15/2017Q1 2017($0.02)($0.05)$21.15 million$22.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/6/2017Q4 2016($0.05)($0.10)$22.92 million$22.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/14/2016Q3 2016$0.10$0.01$25.50 million$25.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/15/2016Q216$0.12$0.17$28.72 million$28.04 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/16/2016Q1($0.02)($0.01)$24.42 million$23.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q4($0.11)($0.08)$28.34 million$25.37 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.15($0.05)$32.74 million$37.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.26$0.18$38.88 million$37.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.09$0.03$32.44 million$35.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.26$0.26$38.10 million$39.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q214$0.36$0.40$41.37 million$41.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q1$0.12$0.23$36.66 million$35.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$0.15$0.25$37.40 million$35.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.19$0.21$40.65 million$39.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.23$0.27$41.79 million$43.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q1 2013$0.12$0.01$37.98 million$36.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2013Q4 2012$0.05$0.10$37.32 million$36.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2012$0.21$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.26$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.18$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2012$0.08$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2011$0.17$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.28$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$0.14$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/2/2011$0.06$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Famous Dave's of America (NASDAQ:DAVE)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.12
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172($0.03)$0.06$0.02
Q2 20172$0.09$0.11$0.10
Q3 20172$0.05$0.08$0.07
Q4 20172($0.14)$0.02($0.06)
Q1 20181($0.09)($0.09)($0.09)
Q2 20181$0.11$0.11$0.11
Q3 20181$0.00$0.00$0.00
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Famous Dave's of America (NASDAQ:DAVE)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Famous Dave's of America (NASDAQ:DAVE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 39.38%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 72.26%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Famous Dave`s of America (NASDAQ:DAVE)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Famous Dave`s of America (NASDAQ:DAVE)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Famous Dave's of America (NASDAQ:DAVE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/31/2017Bandera Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy500$3.80$1,900.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2016Patrick WalshDirectorSell62,502$4.67$291,884.34View SEC Filing  
7/21/2016Bandera Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy136,754$5.00$683,770.00View SEC Filing  
6/29/2016Bandera Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy600$5.00$3,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2016Pw Partners Atlas Fund Ii, LpInsiderBuy35,000$5.02$175,700.00View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016Master Fund Ltd LioneyeMajor ShareholderSell66,918$6.99$467,756.82View SEC Filing  
12/29/2015Master Fund Ltd LioneyeMajor ShareholderSell66,029$7.04$464,844.16View SEC Filing  
12/23/2015Master Fund Ltd LioneyeMajor ShareholderSell52,654$6.96$366,471.84View SEC Filing  
12/18/2015Master Fund Ltd LioneyeMajor ShareholderSell46,511$7.57$352,088.27View SEC Filing  
6/24/2015Lioneye Capital Management LlcMajor ShareholderBuy120,000$19.77$2,372,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/22/2015Wexford Capital LpMajor ShareholderBuy585,703$19.20$11,245,497.60View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015Wexford Capital LpMajor ShareholderBuy4,283$20.89$89,471.87View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015Lioneye Capital Management LlcMajor ShareholderBuy18,164$26.35$478,621.40View SEC Filing  
5/4/2015Lioneye Capital Management LlcMajor ShareholderBuy49,613$28.86$1,431,831.18View SEC Filing  
4/10/2015Lioneye Capital Management LlcMajor ShareholderBuy21,023$28.31$595,161.13View SEC Filing  
3/31/2015Lioneye Capital Management LlcMajor ShareholderBuy28,800$27.53$792,864.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2015Sab Capital Advisors LlcMajor ShareholderSell10,000$29.21$292,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Edward H RensiCEOBuy2,450$30.34$74,333.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Richard A PawlowskiCFOBuy1,959$30.77$60,278.43View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014Pleasant Lake Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy10,000$32.46$324,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2014Adam John WrightDirectorSell150,000$33.50$5,025,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2014Patrick WalshInsiderSell322,309$33.49$10,794,128.41View SEC Filing  
5/30/2014Diana G PurcelCFOSell7,000$32.11$224,770.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Diana G PurcelCFOSell47,140$32.91$1,551,377.40View SEC Filing  
5/8/2014Pleasant Lake Partners Llcmajor shareholderBuy27,500$27.38$752,950.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2014Pleasant Lake Partners Llcmajor shareholderBuy9,000$24.97$224,730.00View SEC Filing  
4/25/2014Pleasant Lake Partners Llcmajor shareholderBuy36,451$24.56$895,236.56View SEC Filing  
3/28/2014Pleasant Lake Partners Llcmajor shareholderBuy50,000$25.00$1,250,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Christopher OdonnellCOOSell49,177$28.46$1,399,577.42View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014Diana PurcelCFOSell12,000$28.24$338,880.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Lisa KroDirectorSell10,000$27.81$278,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Wallace DoolinDirectorSell11,740$24.84$291,621.60View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Wallace DoolinDirectorSell13,260$25.75$341,445.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Diana PurcelCFOSell6,000$23.97$143,820.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2014Pleasant Lake Partners Llcmajor shareholderBuy1,800$23.32$41,976.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Pleasant Lake Partners Llcmajor shareholderBuy40,400$19.19$775,276.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Diana G PurcelCFOSell7,516$15.98$120,105.68View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012John F Gilbert IIIDirectorBuy1,200$10.44$12,528.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Famous Dave's of America (NASDAQ:DAVE)
Latest Headlines for Famous Dave's of America (NASDAQ:DAVE)
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DateHeadline
bloomberg.com logoS&P's Famous FANG Trade Has Nothing on Chinese Four-Stock Frenzy
www.bloomberg.com - May 24 at 4:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. : May 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 4:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFamous Dave’s of America, Inc. :DAVE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 12:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFamous Dave's of America, Inc. (DAVE) Upgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 6:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 Earnings Estimate for Famous Dave's of America, Inc. Issued By Craig Hallum (DAVE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 8:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFamous Dave's of America, Inc. (DAVE) to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of $0.09 Per Share, Craig Hallum Forecasts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 8:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$26.22 Million in Sales Expected for Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (DAVE) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 10:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoResearch Analysts Set Expectations for Famous Dave's of America, Inc.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (DAVE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 8:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFamous Dave's of America, Inc. (DAVE) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.03 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 4:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFamous Dave's reports 1Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 12:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of DAVE earnings conference call or presentation 15-May-17 8:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 12:08 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Famous Dave's of America appoints Eric Hirschhorn to board of directors
www.reuters.com - May 15 at 4:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFamous Dave’s of America, Inc. Appoints Eric Hirschhorn To Board of Directors and Reports Results For First Quarter Fiscal 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 4:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (DAVE) to Post -$0.02 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 4:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFamous Dave's of America, Inc. (DAVE) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 7:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFamous Dave's First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 7:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFamous Dave’s of America, Inc. Accelerates Refranchising Strategy
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 7:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFamous Dave's of America, Inc. (DAVE) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 8:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFamous Dave's of America (DAVE) Given Media Sentiment Rating of 0.12
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 9:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFamous Dave's of America, Inc. (DAVE) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $21.15 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 10:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Famous Dave's of America, Inc. (DAVE) to Post -$0.03 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 10:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 9:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFAMOUS DAVES OF AMERICA INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 25 at 4:40 PM
bizjournals.com logoFamous Dave's CEO Michael Lister paid almost $200K in first few months
www.bizjournals.com - March 22 at 9:49 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFAMOUS DAVES OF AMERICA INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 21 at 4:57 PM
seekingalpha.com logoFamous Dave's of America's (DAVE) CEO Mike Lister on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - March 8 at 2:39 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFAMOUS DAVES OF AMERICA INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements a
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 7 at 9:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of DAVE earnings conference call or presentation 6-Mar-17 9:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 12:03 PM
bizjournals.com logoFamous Dave's appoints former Dairy Queen CEO as board chair
www.bizjournals.com - March 7 at 12:03 PM
baystreet.ca logoFamous Dave's of America (DAVE) Down with Earnings Ahead
www.baystreet.ca - March 6 at 4:30 PM
globenewswire.com logoFamous Dave’s of America, Inc. Appoints Charles W. Mooty as Chairman of the Board and Reports Results For Fiscal 2016
globenewswire.com - March 6 at 4:30 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Famous Dave's of America Inc Earnings Release - 4:00 pm ET
biz.yahoo.com - March 6 at 10:15 AM
seekingalpha.com logoFamous Dave's: My Recent Conversation With Bandera Capital
seekingalpha.com - March 4 at 2:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFamous Dave's Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 7:48 PM
seekingalpha.com logoRaging Capital Management Buys 537K Shares Of Famous Dave's Of America
seekingalpha.com - February 16 at 2:16 PM
bizjournals.com logoFamous Dave's closes in Stillwater after 20 years
www.bizjournals.com - February 16 at 2:16 PM
bizjournals.com logo'Famous' Dave Anderson taking his second Wisconsin BBQ concept out of state
www.bizjournals.com - January 31 at 10:18 PM
bizjournals.com logo'Famous' Dave Anderson brings his new barbecue concept to Linden Hills
www.bizjournals.com - January 31 at 5:17 PM
seekingalpha.com logoFamous Dave's 2.0: Time For A Pivot Towards Fast Casual?
seekingalpha.com - December 28 at 9:42 PM
streetinsider.com logoFamous Dave's of America (DAVE) Appoints Chuck Mooty to Board of Directors
www.streetinsider.com - December 14 at 3:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFamous Dave’s of America, Inc. Appoints Charles W. Mooty to Board of Directors
finance.yahoo.com - December 13 at 10:23 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFAMOUS DAVES OF AMERICA INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Fina
biz.yahoo.com - December 8 at 5:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of DAVE earnings conference call or presentation 14-Nov-16 9:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 15 at 6:52 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Famous Dave's reports Q3 gaap loss per share $0.34 from continuing operations
www.reuters.com - November 14 at 10:04 PM
globenewswire.com logoFamous Dave’s Reports Results For Third Quarter Fiscal 2016
globenewswire.com - November 14 at 10:04 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFAMOUS DAVES OF AMERICA INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition
biz.yahoo.com - November 14 at 10:04 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFamous Dave's of America Inc Earnings Call (Q3 2016)
biz.yahoo.com - November 14 at 8:21 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2016 Famous Dave's of America Inc Earnings Release - 4:00 pm ET
biz.yahoo.com - November 14 at 8:21 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFamous Dave's of America Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 4:30 pm ET today
biz.yahoo.com - November 14 at 8:21 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFAMOUS DAVES OF AMERICA INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and E
biz.yahoo.com - October 18 at 9:36 AM

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