Noodles & Company Company Profile (NASDAQ:NDLS)

About Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS)

Noodles & Company logoNoodles & Company develops and operates fast casual restaurants. The Company's menu includes a range of cooked-to-order dishes, including noodles and pasta, soups, salads, sandwiches and appetizers. The Company has approximately 490 restaurants, including 420 Company-owned and 70 franchised locations, across 40 states, the District of Columbia and one Canadian province. The Company offers over 30 globally inspired Asian, Mediterranean and American dishes together on a single menu. The Company offers approximately 10 fresh vegetables and six proteins, including marinated steak, naturally raised pork, chicken, meatballs, shrimp and organic tofu. The Company offers Kids Meals, which includes sides, such as broccoli, carrots, fruit, applesauce and a portion of its housemade rice crispy treat. The Company's restaurants' locations include Arizona, California, Colorado, Delaware, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Quick Service Restaurants
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:NDLS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $168.25 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 41,110,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $4.06
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $4.49
  • 52 Week Range: $3.16 - $6.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 70.83
  • P/E Growth: -26.92
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $481.59 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.36
  • Book Value: $1.07 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.97
  • EBIDTA: $12.41 million
  • Net Margins: -17.42%
  • Return on Equity: -10.25%
  • Return on Assets: -2.10%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.39%
  • Current Ratio: 0.55%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.31%
  • Average Volume: 142,669 shs.
  • Beta: -0.57
  • Short Ratio: 25.59

Frequently Asked Questions for Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS)

What is Noodles & Company's stock symbol?

Noodles & Company trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NDLS."

How were Noodles & Company's earnings last quarter?

Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 10th. The company reported $0.01 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.01. The firm earned $112.79 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $113.98 million. Noodles & Company had a negative net margin of 17.42% and a negative return on equity of 10.25%. Noodles & Company's revenue for the quarter was down 7.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned ($0.03) EPS. View Noodles & Company's Earnings History.

When will Noodles & Company make its next earnings announcement?

Noodles & Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Noodles & Company.

Where is Noodles & Company's stock going? Where will Noodles & Company's stock price be in 2017?

7 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Noodles & Company's stock. Their forecasts range from $4.00 to $6.00. On average, they expect Noodles & Company's share price to reach $4.93 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Noodles & Company.

What are analysts saying about Noodles & Company stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Noodles & Company stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Noodles & Company is a fast casual restaurant which offers lunch and dinner. It serves noodles, pastas, salads, soups, sandwiches, cheese, meatballs and beverages. The company operates in the United States. Noodles & Company is based in Broomfield, Colorado. " (7/21/2017)
  • 2. Wedbush analysts commented, "The Wedbush View: We believe NDLS’ current valuation appropriately reflects limited near- and medium-term visibility, offset by potential for execution against low expectations. Q1 misses by a penny on lower than expected SSS growth. Adj. EPS of ($0.08) was a penny below consensus of ($0.07) on (2.5%) co-owned SSS growth vs. (1.7%) consensus. +1.1% avg." (5/10/2017)
  • 3. Royal Bank Of Canada analysts commented, "We are raising our EPS estimates and maintaining our price target following slightly improved trends relative to the industry in recent months as well as the positive impact from store closures. While earnings visibility remains low as the company rationalizes its restaurant base, we continue to view efforts to accommodate take-out and delivery as significant sources of potential long-term upside." (3/6/2017)
  • 4. Jefferies Group LLC analysts commented, "4Q adj. EPS was -$0.04, in line with our expectations and slightly better than Cons. at -$0.08. System SSS of -1.3% was in line, while RLMs of 11.9% was at the high end of last month's pre-report. Of the 55 underperforming stores expected to be closed, 39 have been completed and SSS 1QTD is trending at -1.9% at co-owned stores and +1.3% at franchised stores. Without the operational drag of underperforming stores, '17 guide calls for SSS and EBITDA improvement." (3/3/2017)

Who are some of Noodles & Company's key competitors?

Who are Noodles & Company's key executives?

Noodles & Company's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Paul J. B. Murphy III, Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Dave James Boennighausen, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Susan Daggett, Interim Chief Financial Officer
  • Paul Strasen, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Kathy Rae Lockhart, Vice President, Controller
  • Scott A. Dahnke, Lead Director
  • Francois Dufresne, Director
  • Robert M. Hartnett, Director
  • Thomas E. Lynch, Director
  • Jeffrey W. Jones, Independent Director

Who owns Noodles & Company stock?

Noodles & Company's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Catterton Management Company L.L.C. (27.24%), Public Sector Pension investment Board (16.45%), FMR LLC (9.63%), Vanguard Group Inc. (1.06%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.74%) and State Street Corp (0.44%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Noodles & Company.

Who sold Noodles & Company stock? Who is selling Noodles & Company stock?

Noodles & Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including IMS Capital Management, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Bank of New York Mellon Corp and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Noodles & Company.

Who bought Noodles & Company stock? Who is buying Noodles & Company stock?

Noodles & Company's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Catterton Management Company L.L.C., Crescent Grove Advisors LLC, Creative Planning, Spark Investment Management LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Vanguard Group Inc., Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and State Street Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Noodles & Company.

How do I buy Noodles & Company stock?

Shares of Noodles & Company 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 Noodles & Company's stock price today?

One share of Noodles & Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.25.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Noodles & Company (NASDAQ NDLS)
Community Ranking:  1.3 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  109 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  303 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  412
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Noodles & Company 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 Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $4.93 (15.97% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/11/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingSell$4.00HighView Rating Details
8/11/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$5.50 -> $4.50LowView Rating Details
8/11/2017WedbushReiterated RatingHoldHighView Rating Details
6/22/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$5.00MediumView Rating Details
3/6/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector Perform$5.00N/AView Rating Details
11/8/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingHold$4.50N/AView Rating Details
10/5/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$6.00N/AView Rating Details
9/8/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
8/5/2016Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingSell$8.00N/AView Rating Details
2/26/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHold$13.00N/AView Rating Details
11/6/2015Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual Weight$13.00 -> $12.00N/AView Rating Details
10/7/2015SunTrust Banks, Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$15.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS)
Earnings by Quarter for Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Noodles & Company (NASDAQ NDLS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/10/2017Q2 2017$0.02$0.01$113.98 million$112.79 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2017Q1 2017($0.08)($0.08)$115.34 million$116.72 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/1/2017Q4 2016($0.06)($0.04)$128.89 million$129.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q3($0.04)($0.04)$122.31 million$122.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q2($0.01)($0.03)$121.15 million$121.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q1($0.06)($0.06)$114.71 million$113.99 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$0.12$0.10$117.77 million$115.23 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115$0.05$0.03$110.40 million$105.76 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2015Q414$0.14$0.13$110.10 million$108.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.10$0.10$105.10 million$106.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/13/2014Q214$0.15$0.11$103.00 million$99.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$0.05$0.05$92.17 million$89.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2014Q413$0.12$0.11$91.50 million$91.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.11$0.11$91.01 million$88.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.12$0.13$88.05 million$89.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.02
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.08
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173($0.09)$0.00($0.05)
Q2 20173$0.02$0.03$0.03
Q3 20173$0.01$0.03$0.02
Q4 20173$0.02$0.04$0.03
Q1 20182($0.02)$0.00($0.01)
Q2 20182$0.02$0.02$0.02
Q3 20182$0.03$0.03$0.03
Q4 20182$0.04$0.04$0.04
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 52.67%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 65.65%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/15/2017Robert M HartnettDirectorBuy72,000$3.55$255,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Kevin Michael ReddyCEOBuy5,000$18.40$92,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Kathryn Rae LockhartVPSell4,500$24.77$111,465.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Catterton-Noodles, LlcMajor ShareholderSell1,521,252$22.81$34,699,758.12View SEC Filing  
5/30/2014Kathryn Rae LockhartVPSell4,500$32.70$147,150.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2013Daniel Patrick FogartyEVPSell11,476$37.92$435,169.92View SEC Filing  
12/11/2013Kevin Michael ReddyCEOSell101,894$37.92$3,863,820.48View SEC Filing  
12/11/2013Scott Arnold DahnkeDirectorSell2,145,264$37.92$81,348,410.88View SEC Filing  
7/2/2013David James BoennighausenCFOBuy1,500$18.00$27,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2013James Thomas RandDirectorBuy7,500$18.00$135,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2013Kathryn Rae LockhartVPBuy1,470$18.00$26,460.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2013Keith Joseph KinseyCOOBuy10,000$18.00$180,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2013Paul Allen StrasenEVPBuy4,943$18.00$88,974.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS)
Latest Headlines for Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS)
DateHeadline logoComparing Noodles & (NDLS) & The Competition - September 23 at 8:30 PM logoNoodles & Company (NDLS) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $114.89 Million - September 23 at 2:00 PM logoOlo Teams Up with Amazon Restaurants to Bring an Easy, Integrated Online Delivery Experience to Thousands of Restaurants - September 23 at 8:36 AM logoContrasting Noodles & (NDLS) and Its Rivals - September 21 at 12:32 PM logoNoodles & Company (NDLS) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - September 13 at 6:43 PM logoETFs with exposure to Noodles & Co. : September 12, 2017 - September 12 at 5:32 AM logoHead to Head Analysis: Noodles & (NDLS) versus The Competition - September 11 at 12:08 AM logoReviewing Noodles & (NDLS) and Arcos Dorados Holdings (ARCO) - September 9 at 4:06 AM logoWendy's Company (The) (WEN) and Noodles & (NDLS) Critical Review - September 8 at 8:28 PM logoAnalyzing Country Syl Ckng Restaurant Chain Co (CCSC) and Noodles & (NDLS) - September 4 at 10:12 PM logoNoodles: Don't Go Near It - September 2 at 8:00 PM logoZacks: Analysts Expect Noodles & Company (NDLS) to Announce $0.02 Earnings Per Share - September 2 at 2:14 PM logoContrasting McDonald's Corporation (MCD) and Noodles & (NDLS) - September 1 at 10:12 PM logoFinancial Review: Noodles & (NDLS) and Fogo de Chao (FOGO) - September 1 at 9:03 AM logoNoodles & Company Continues Fight Against Childhood Hunger, Invites Guests to “Share a Little, Get a Shareable” This September - September 1 at 6:17 AM logoNoodles & Company Continues Fight Against Childhood Hunger, Invites Guests to “Share a Little, Get a Shareable” This September - September 1 at 6:17 AM logoETFs with exposure to Noodles & Co. : August 30, 2017 - August 30 at 7:06 AM logoNoodles & Co. :NDLS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 23, 2017 - August 24 at 9:55 AM logoNoodles & Company (NDLS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - August 19 at 4:48 PM logoNoodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.03 Per Share - August 15 at 2:16 AM logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS) Lowered by SunTrust Banks - August 14 at 5:08 AM logoNoodles & Company Expected to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of $0.01 Per Share (NASDAQ:NDLS) - August 14 at 2:30 AM logoResearch Analysts Set Expectations for Noodles & Company's Q3 2017 Earnings (NASDAQ:NDLS) - August 14 at 2:30 AM logoNoodles &'s (NDLS) Hold Rating Reiterated at Wedbush - August 13 at 4:38 PM logoNoodles & Company (NDLS) Given "Sell" Rating at Piper Jaffray Companies - August 12 at 4:32 PM logoNoodles & Company posts Q2 loss — but a smaller one than a year ago - August 12 at 6:11 AM logoNoodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS) Issues Earnings Results - August 11 at 11:30 PM logoNoodles & Company (NDLS) Earns "Hold" Rating from Jefferies Group LLC - August 11 at 6:48 PM logoNoodles & Company Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results - August 11 at 6:48 AM logoNoodles & Co. reports 2Q loss - August 11 at 6:48 AM logoEdited Transcript of NDLS earnings conference call or presentation 10-Aug-17 8:30pm GMT - August 11 at 6:48 AM logoNoodles & Company Moves Vegetables to the Center of the Bowl With Debut of Veggie Noodles - August 9 at 3:40 PM logoNoodles & Company Moves Vegetables to the Center of the Bowl With Debut of Veggie Noodles - August 9 at 3:40 PM logoNoodles & Co. is pivoting from its signature dish after carb-fearing customers cost it $67.5 million - August 9 at 3:40 PM logoNoodles & Company (NDLS) Q2 Earnings: Stock to Disappoint? - August 9 at 2:58 AM logoNoodles & Company (NDLS) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Thursday - August 3 at 11:27 AM logoNoodles & Company to Announce Second Quarter 2017 Results on August 10, 2017 - August 2 at 6:14 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Noodles & Company (NDLS) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $113.52 Million - July 29 at 7:21 AM logoNoodles & Company (NDLS) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - July 25 at 4:51 PM logoNoodles & Company (NDLS) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research - July 23 at 9:27 AM logoCrave, Customize and Collect: Noodles & Company Rolls Out New Rewards Program - July 20 at 2:18 AM logoDel Taco Restaurants (TACO) and Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS) Financial Analysis - July 6 at 12:42 PM logoNoodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $113.52 Million - July 5 at 11:50 AM logoETFs with exposure to Noodles & Co. : July 4, 2017 - July 5 at 8:51 AM logoNoodles & Company (NDLS) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.02 Per Share - July 3 at 6:30 PM logoNoodles & Company (NDLS) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - June 30 at 12:44 PM logoCritical Review: Noodles & Company (NDLS) and Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) - June 29 at 12:42 AM logoNoodles & Company (NDLS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BMO Capital Markets - June 22 at 4:46 PM logoRobert M. Hartnett Purchases 72,000 Shares of Noodles & Company (NDLS) Stock - June 19 at 7:34 PM logoNoodles promotes Boennighausen to full-time CEO - June 14 at 10:44 PM



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