NASDAQ:HABT - Habit Restaurants Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $11.14 +0.15 (+1.36 %) (As of 01/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$11.14Today's Range$10.79 - $11.1552-Week Range$8.10 - $18.30Volume196,598 shsAverage Volume218,622 shsMarket Capitalization$286.27 millionP/E Ratio69.63Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.2 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email The Habit Restaurants, Inc., a holding company, operates and franchises fast casual restaurants under The Habit Burger Grill name. It specializes in offering made-to-order char-grilled burgers and sandwiches featuring choice tri-tip steak, grilled chicken, and sushi-grade tuna cooked over an open flame; and salads, as well as sides, shakes, and malts. As of October 30, 2018, the company had 242 restaurants in California, Arizona, Utah, New Jersey, Florida, Idaho, Virginia, Nevada, Washington, Maryland, and Pennsylvania, as well as 6 international locations. The Habit Restaurants, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Irvine, California. Receive HABT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for HABT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Eating places Sub-IndustryN/A SectorRetail/Wholesale Current SymbolNASDAQ:HABT Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.habitburger.com Phone949-851-8881Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.12 Current Ratio0.99 Quick Ratio0.94Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio69.63 Forward P/E Ratio85.69 P/E Growth5.68 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$331.70 million Price / Sales0.87 Cash Flow$0.8977 per share Price / Cash Flow12.41 Book Value$5.56 per share Price / Book2.00Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.16 Net Income$-2,800,000.00 Net Margins-1.06% Return on Equity2.54% Return on Assets1.23%Miscellaneous Employees5,358 Outstanding Shares26,050,000Market Cap$286.27 million OptionableOptionable Habit Restaurants (NASDAQ:HABT) Frequently Asked Questions What is Habit Restaurants' stock symbol? Habit Restaurants trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HABT." How were Habit Restaurants' earnings last quarter? Habit Restaurants Inc (NASDAQ:HABT) announced its earnings results on Friday, November, 2nd. The restaurant operator reported $0.05 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.00 by $0.05. The restaurant operator earned $104.64 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $101.43 million. Habit Restaurants had a positive return on equity of 2.54% and a negative net margin of 1.06%. Habit Restaurants's revenue for the quarter was up 23.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.01 EPS. View Habit Restaurants' Earnings History. When is Habit Restaurants' next earnings date? Habit Restaurants is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 27th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Habit Restaurants. What price target have analysts set for HABT? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Habit Restaurants' stock. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $20.00. On average, they anticipate Habit Restaurants' stock price to reach $15.1429 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 35.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Habit Restaurants. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Habit Restaurants? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Habit Restaurants in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Habit Restaurants. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Habit Restaurants stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Habit Restaurants stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "The Habit Restaurants, Inc., operator of The Habit Burger Grill, is a burger-centric fast casual restaurant company. It is engaged in preparing char-grilled burgers, sandwiches and salads. The Company offers tri-tip steak, grilled chicken and sushi-grade albacore tuna cooked over an open flame; prepared salads and a selection of sides, shakes and malts. It has operations in California, including Bay area, Central California, Greater La, Inland Empire, Orange County, Sacramento, San Diego; Arizona; Utah and New Jersey. The Habit Restaurants, Inc. is based in Irvine, California. " (11/1/2018) 2. Maxim Group analysts commented, "We maintain our Buy rating on The Habit Restaurants (HABT) and raise our price target to $15, from $12, following news of HABT’s triple-beat 2Q18 (June) results and increase in 2018 guidance." (8/2/2018) Has Habit Restaurants been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about HABT stock has trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Habit Restaurants earned a media sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Habit Restaurants' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Habit Restaurants include Denny's (DENN), Ruth's Hospitality Group (RUTH), El Pollo LoCo (LOCO), Bojangles (BOJA), Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (RRGB), Fiesta Restaurant Group (FRGI), Del Taco Restaurants (TACO), Livexlive Media (LIVX), Chuy's (CHUY), Carrols Restaurant Group (TAST), Noodles & Co (NDLS), Nathan's Famous (NATH), Del Frisco's Restaurant Group (DFRG), Zoe's Kitchen (ZOES) and RCI Hospitality (RICK). Who are Habit Restaurants' key executives? Habit Restaurants' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Russell W. Bendel, CEO, Pres & Chairman (Age 64)Mr. Ira M. Fils, CFO, Sec. & Director (Age 53)Mr. Anthony Serritella, Chief Operating Officer (Age 58)Mr. Peter Whitwell, Chief Quality Officer (Age 59)Mr. Douglas R. Branigan, Chief Devel. Officer (Age 59) When did Habit Restaurants IPO? (HABT) raised $75 million in an initial public offering on Thursday, November 20th 2014. The company issued 5,000,000 shares at $14.00-$16.00 per share. Piper Jaffray, Baird, Wells Fargo Securities and Raymond James acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Stephens and Stifel were co-managers. How do I buy shares of Habit Restaurants? Shares of HABT 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 Habit Restaurants' stock price today? One share of HABT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.14. How big of a company is Habit Restaurants? Habit Restaurants has a market capitalization of $286.27 million and generates $331.70 million in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $-2,800,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.16 on an earnings per share basis. Habit Restaurants employs 5,358 workers across the globe. What is Habit Restaurants' official website? The official website for Habit Restaurants is http://www.habitburger.com. How can I contact Habit Restaurants? Habit Restaurants' mailing address is 17320 REDHILL AVENUE SUITE 140, IRVINE CA, 92614. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at 949-851-8881. MarketBeat Community Rating for Habit Restaurants (NASDAQ HABT)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 256 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 217 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 473MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Habit Restaurants and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HABT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HABT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How Do Mutual Funds Work?