Kona Grill Company Profile (NASDAQ:KONA)

About Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA)

Kona Grill logoKona Grill, Inc. owns and operates upscale casual dining restaurants under the name Kona Grill. The Company owns and operates approximately 40 restaurants in 20 states throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. Its high-volume upscale casual restaurants feature a global menu of contemporary American favorites and sushi. Its menu items are prepared from scratch at each restaurant location and incorporate over 40 signature sauces and dressings. It also offers a full service bar offering a range assortment of wines, specialty cocktails and beers. Its restaurants seat an average of approximately 290 customers and comprise multiple dining areas. Its dining area, full-service bar, indoor/outdoor patio and sushi bar provide a choice of atmospheres and a range of environments. It locates its restaurants in various areas, such as retail centers, shopping malls, urban entertainment districts and lifestyle centers that are situated near commercial office space and residential housing.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Restaurants & Bars
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:KONA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.konagrill.com
  • Market Cap: $42.43 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 10,102,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $2.78
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $4.10
  • 52 Week Range: $1.50 - $14.14
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -4.39
  • P/E Growth: -0.19
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $179.15 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.24
  • Book Value: $2.08 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.07
  • EBIDTA: $3.91 million
  • Net Margins: -14.98%
  • Return on Equity: -39.42%
  • Return on Assets: -11.31%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.73%
  • Current Ratio: 0.48%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.36%
  • Average Volume: 227,897 shs.
  • Beta: 0.3
  • Short Ratio: 11.84

Frequently Asked Questions for Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA)

What is Kona Grill's stock symbol?

Kona Grill trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "KONA."

How were Kona Grill's earnings last quarter?

Kona Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ:KONA) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July, 31st. The company reported ($0.24) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.10) by $0.14. The business had revenue of $46.98 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $48.96 million. Kona Grill had a negative return on equity of 39.42% and a negative net margin of 14.98%. Kona Grill's revenue was up 8.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted ($0.08) earnings per share. View Kona Grill's Earnings History.

Where is Kona Grill's stock going? Where will Kona Grill's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Kona Grill's shares. Their forecasts range from $4.00 to $11.00. On average, they anticipate Kona Grill's stock price to reach $6.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Kona Grill.

What are analysts saying about Kona Grill stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Kona Grill stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Kona Grill owns and operates restaurants in Scottsdale, Ariz.; Chandler, Ariz.; Kansas City, Mo.; Las Vegas, Nev.; Denver, Colo.; Omaha, Neb.; Carmel, Ind.; and Sugar Land (Houston), Texas. Kona Grill restaurants offer freshly prepared food, personalized service, and a warm, contemporary ambiance that creates an exceptional, yet affordable, dining experience. Kona Grill restaurants serve a diverse selection of mainstream American dishes as well as a variety of appetizers and entrees with an international influence. " (7/12/2017)
  • 2. Wedbush analysts commented, "We believe that with lower 2017 unit growth, Kona's cash flow characteristics and underlying profitability could become more apparent, resulting in an upward revaluation of shares." (2/28/2017)

Are investors shorting Kona Grill?

Kona Grill saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,329,896 shares, an increase of 47.2% from the July 31st total of 1,583,179 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 391,274 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 6.0 days. Currently, 27.2% of the company's shares are short sold.

Who are some of Kona Grill's key competitors?

Who are Kona Grill's key executives?

Kona Grill's management team includes the folowing people:

  • James R. Jundt, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Berke Bakay, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Christi Hing, Chief Financial Officer
  • Marcus E. Jundt, Director
  • Richard J. Hauser, Independent Director
  • Leonard Martin Newman, Independent Director
  • Steven W. Schussler, Independent Director
  • Anthony L. Winczewski, Independent Director

Who owns Kona Grill stock?

Kona Grill's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BAKAY BERKE (15.40%), Brandywine Global Investment Management LLC (7.48%), Royal Bank of Canada (6.19%), ANSON FUNDS MANAGEMENT LP (5.10%), Penn Capital Management Co. Inc. (4.27%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.54%). Company insiders that own Kona Grill stock include Anthony L Winczewski, Bbs Capital Fund Lp, Berke Bakay, James R Jundt and Leonard Martin Newman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Kona Grill.

Who sold Kona Grill stock? Who is selling Kona Grill stock?

Kona Grill's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Penn Capital Management Co. Inc., Brandywine Global Investment Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Northern Trust Corp, Royal Bank of Canada and Ironwood Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kona Grill.

Who bought Kona Grill stock? Who is buying Kona Grill stock?

Kona Grill's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and LMR Partners LLP. Company insiders that have bought Kona Grill stock in the last two years include Anthony L Winczewski, Bbs Capital Fund Lp, Berke Bakay, James R Jundt and Leonard Martin Newman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kona Grill.

How do I buy Kona Grill stock?

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

What is Kona Grill's stock price today?

One share of Kona Grill stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.30.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Kona Grill (NASDAQ KONA)
Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  174 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  117 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  291
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kona Grill and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: $6.67 (55.04% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/1/2017Lake Street CapitalReiterated RatingBuy -> Buy$9.00 -> $5.00HighView Rating Details
8/1/2017Telsey Advisory GroupLower Price TargetMarket Perform -> Market Perform$8.00 -> $4.00HighView Rating Details
7/24/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformLowView Rating Details
5/9/2017WedbushReiterated RatingOutperform$10.00 -> $11.00HighView Rating Details
2/28/2017Feltl & Co.DowngradeStrong-Buy -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
7/28/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Lower Price TargetOutperform$20.00 -> $17.00N/AView Rating Details
7/7/2016Roth CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$15.00N/AView Rating Details
9/25/2015KeyCorpReiterated RatingOverweight$32.00 -> $28.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA)
Earnings by Quarter for Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Kona Grill (NASDAQ KONA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/31/2017Q2 2017($0.10)($0.24)$48.96 million$46.98 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2017Q1 2017($0.22)($0.33)$46.96 million$45.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2017Q4 2016($0.33)($0.39)$45.72 million$43.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q3($0.15)($0.24)$45.31 million$43.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q2($0.05)($0.08)$45.41 million$43.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/1/2016Q4($0.17)($0.18)$37.98 million$38.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315($0.11)($0.13)$36.14 million$35.93 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215$0.01$0.01$35.93 million$36.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115($0.05)($0.08)$33.10 million$32.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414($0.09)($0.08)$30.89 million$31.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q314$0.02$0.03$29.50 million$30.04 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2014Q214$0.11$0.11$29.78 million$29.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q114$0.03$0.03$27.20 million$27.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413($0.07)($0.06)$24.46 million$24.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$0.07$0.08$24.16 million$24.51 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013$0.15$0.19$25.36 million$25.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q1 2013$0.11$0.12$23.93 million$23.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2013Q4 2012$0.09$0.10$23.07 million$22.98 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312$0.12$0.16$24.22 million$23.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2012$0.15$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2012$0.02$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012$0.01$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.05$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011($0.05)($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2011($0.06)($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.57)
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.46)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20175($0.26)($0.07)($0.19)
Q2 20175($0.16)$0.13($0.08)
Q3 20175($0.18)$0.01($0.12)
Q4 20175($0.27)($0.02)($0.19)
Q1 20182($0.19)($0.17)($0.18)
Q2 20182($0.01)$0.02$0.01
Q3 20182($0.11)($0.11)($0.11)
Q4 20182($0.23)($0.11)($0.17)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 29.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 50.14%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/16/2017Anthony L WinczewskiDirectorBuy8,000$2.50$20,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2017Berke BakayInsiderBuy60,000$1.60$96,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2017James R JundtDirectorBuy21,100$1.59$33,549.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2017James R JundtDirectorBuy21,000$1.59$33,390.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2017Bbs Capital Fund LpMajor ShareholderBuy50,000$3.65$182,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017Leonard Martin NewmanDirectorBuy500$4.50$2,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/11/2017Bbs Capital Fund LpMajor ShareholderBuy50,000$4.83$241,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/22/2017Leonard Martin NewmanDirectorBuy500$6.00$3,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2015Richard J HauserDirectorSell7,500$26.45$198,375.00View SEC Filing  
1/26/2015Leonard Martin NewmanDirectorSell11,000$23.84$262,240.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2014Steven W SchusslerDirectorSell29,250$24.72$723,060.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Richard J HauserDirectorSell4,800$24.59$118,032.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014James R JundtDirectorSell10,000$24.97$249,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014James R JundtDirectorSell26,998$23.06$622,573.88View SEC Filing  
11/14/2014James R JundtDirectorSell8,002$22.81$182,525.62View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014Marcus E JundtDirectorSell21,750$22.80$495,900.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2014Anthony L WinczewskiDirectorSell12,210$17.28$210,988.80View SEC Filing  
9/22/2014Anthony L WinczewskiDirectorSell18,290$17.74$324,464.60View SEC Filing  
9/18/2014Leonard Martin NewmanDirectorSell10,000$18.57$185,700.00View SEC Filing  
6/25/2014James R JundtDirectorSell100,000$17.58$1,758,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013Anthony WinczewskiDirectorSell1,000$12.32$12,320.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Anthony WinczewskiDirectorSell1,000$12.55$12,550.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2013Anthony WinczewskiDirectorSell2,800$12.70$35,560.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013Anthony WinczewskiDirectorSell2,000$12.70$25,400.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA)
Latest Headlines for Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA)
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Kona Grill (KONA) & Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 8:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Comparison: Kona Grill (KONA) and its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 2:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKona Grill, Inc. (KONA) Lowered to "Strong Sell" at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 11:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThree Houston-Area Kona Grill Restaurants Reopen Today
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 1:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKona Grill, Inc. (KONA) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 4:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Kona Grill, Inc. (KONA) Grows By 47.2%
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 28 at 1:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDel Frisco's Restaurant Group (DFRG) versus Kona Grill (KONA) Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 8:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing Denny's Corporation (DENN) and Kona Grill (KONA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 20 at 12:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKona Grill, Inc. (KONA) Director Anthony L. Winczewski Purchases 8,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 4:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKona Grill, Inc. (KONA) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $46.59 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 9:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Kona Grill, Inc. : August 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 8:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo-$0.20 EPS Expected for Kona Grill, Inc. (KONA) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 12:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKona Grill Opens First International Franchise Location in Monterrey, Mexico
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 4:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing Kona Grill (KONA) and Biglari Holdings (BH)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 4:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Review: Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA) and Shake Shack (SHAK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 13 at 12:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKona Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ:KONA) Director James R. Jundt Buys 21,100 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 9:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKona Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ:KONA) Director Purchases $33,390.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 9:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Kona Grill, Inc. (KONA) Insider Acquires 60,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 4:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKona Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ:KONA) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 7:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKona Grill, Inc. :KONA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 12:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Kona Grill, Inc. : August 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 11:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKona Grill Announces the Launch of its New Cocktail Menu
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 1:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThis restaurant stock is down big after earnings miss, could close locations
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 2:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKona Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ:KONA) Issues Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.14 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 1 at 12:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLake Street Capital Cuts Kona Grill, Inc. (KONA) Price Target to $5.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 1 at 10:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of KONA earnings conference call or presentation 31-Jul-17 8:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 5:44 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Kona Grill Q2 loss per share $0.43
www.reuters.com - July 31 at 7:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKona Grill reports 2Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 7:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP Is Investigating Kona Grill, Inc. for Potential Breaches Of Fiduciary Duty By Its Board of Directors
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 5:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKona Grill Sets Second Quarter 2017 Conference Call for Monday, July 31, 2017 at 4:30 p.m. ET
finance.yahoo.com - July 17 at 12:47 PM
News IconBRIEF-Kona Grill enters into amendment no. 2
www.businessinsider.com - July 12 at 1:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKona Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ:KONA) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 11 at 8:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Survey: Kona Grill (NASDAQ:KONA) versus El Pollo Loco Holdings (LOCO)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 10:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKona Grill, Inc. (KONA) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $48.83 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 3:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Kona Grill, Inc. (NASDAQ:KONA) Will Post Earnings of -$0.11 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 5 at 11:48 AM
marketwatch.com logoAshley Robinson joins Emerging as Vice President
www.marketwatch.com - June 27 at 6:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKona Grill, Inc. (KONA) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 11:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKona Grill Opens Second Location in Scottsdale, AZ at Scottsdale Quarter
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 8:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKona Grill Inc (KONA) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $48.77 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 10:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Kona Grill Inc (KONA) to Announce -$0.11 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 9:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKona Grill Inc (KONA) Major Shareholder Bbs Capital Fund Lp Acquires 50,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 6 at 10:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Kona Grill, Inc. : June 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 6 at 6:53 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Kona Grill, ‍as of May 31, executed lease amendments for rent concessions for one-year period at two existing restaurants
www.reuters.com - June 3 at 5:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoValuEngine Downgrades Kona Grill Inc (KONA) to Strong Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 2 at 3:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Kona Grill, Inc. : May 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 6:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKona Grill’s New Signature Location To Open in Scottsdale Quarter, June 12
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 5:46 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoKona Grill's New Signature Location To Open in Scottsdale Quarter, June 12
feeds.benzinga.com - May 23 at 12:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKona Grill Inc (KONA) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 8:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Kona Grill, Inc. : May 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 5:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKona Grill Inc (KONA) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $48.77 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 8:46 AM



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