Potbelly Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:PBPB)

About Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB)

Potbelly Corporation logoPotbelly Corporation owns and operates Potbelly Sandwich Works sandwich shops in the United States. The Company has domestic and international franchise operations of Potbelly Sandwich Works sandwich shops. As of December 25, 2016, the Company operated Potbelly Sandwich Works sandwich shops in 29 states and the District of Columbia. As of December 25, 2016, the Company had a domestic base of 441 shops in 29 states and the District of Columbia. Of these, the company operated 411 shops, and franchisees operated 30 shops, as of December 25, 2016. As of December 25, 2016, the Company had 13 international franchised shops, which included 11 shops in the Middle East, a shop in the United Kingdom and a shop in Canada. As of December 25, 2016, the Company had domestic franchise shops in Arkansas, Iowa, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Restaurants & Bars - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:PBPB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.potbelly.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $281.4 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 25,125,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $11.73
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $12.39
  • 52 Week Range: $10.50 - $14.55
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 72.33
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 30.27
  • P/E Growth: 1.76
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $415.98 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.68
  • Book Value: $4.94 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.27
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $39.72 million
  • Net Margins: 1.03%
  • Return on Equity: 8.68%
  • Return on Assets: 6.15%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 1.64%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.50%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 366,108 shs.
  • Beta: 0.91
  • Short Ratio: 3.73
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB)

What is Potbelly Corporation's stock symbol?

Potbelly Corporation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PBPB."

How were Potbelly Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB) posted its earnings results on Friday, August, 4th. The company reported $0.11 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $108.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $109.78 million. Potbelly Corporation had a return on equity of 8.68% and a net margin of 1.03%. Potbelly Corporation's quarterly revenue was up 3.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.13 EPS. View Potbelly Corporation's Earnings History.

When will Potbelly Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

Potbelly Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 7th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Potbelly Corporation.

What guidance has Potbelly Corporation issued on next quarter's earnings?

Potbelly Corporation updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Friday, August, 4th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.30-0.33 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.37.

Where is Potbelly Corporation's stock going? Where will Potbelly Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

3 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Potbelly Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $11.00 to $11.00. On average, they anticipate Potbelly Corporation's share price to reach $11.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Potbelly Corporation.

Who are some of Potbelly Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Potbelly Corporation's key executives?

Potbelly Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Aylwin B. Lewis, Chairman of the Board
  • Michael Coyne, Interim Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer
  • Matthew Revord, Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Anne Ewing, Senior Vice President - Development
  • Sherry Ostrowski, Senior Vice President - Brand and Sales Development
  • Nancy Turk, Senior Vice President, Chief People Officer and Corporate Communications
  • Julie Younglove-Webb, Senior Vice President - Operations
  • Peter A. Bassi, Lead Independent Director
  • Ann-Marie Campbell, Independent Director
  • Susan Chapman-Hughes, Independent Director

Who owns Potbelly Corporation stock?

Potbelly Corporation's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (8.01%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.77%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.88%), Tributary Capital Management LLC (3.52%), Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (2.64%) and Advisory Research Inc. (1.90%). Company insiders that own Potbelly Corporation stock include Anne Ewing, Christopher Carlson, John B Morlock, Joshua Boyer, Matthew J Revord and Peter A Bassi. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Potbelly Corporation.

Who sold Potbelly Corporation stock? Who is selling Potbelly Corporation stock?

Potbelly Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., Algert Global LLC, Olstein Capital Management L.P., Numeric Investors LLC, Shaker Investments LLC OH and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have sold Potbelly Corporation stock in the last year include Anne Ewing and Matthew J Revord. View Insider Buying and Selling for Potbelly Corporation.

Who bought Potbelly Corporation stock? Who is buying Potbelly Corporation stock?

Potbelly Corporation's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vivaldi Asset Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Tributary Capital Management LLC, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC., Confluence Investment Management LLC, State Street Corp and IndexIQ Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Potbelly Corporation stock in the last two years include Christopher Carlson and Peter A Bassi. View Insider Buying and Selling for Potbelly Corporation.

How do I buy Potbelly Corporation stock?

Shares of Potbelly Corporation 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 Potbelly Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Potbelly Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.20.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ PBPB)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  89 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  140 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  229
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $11.00 (1.79% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/4/2017Maxim GroupLower Price TargetHold -> Hold$13.00 -> $11.00HighView Rating Details
5/3/2017William BlairDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformHighView Rating Details
9/8/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
3/3/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesUpgradeUnderweight -> Neutral$12.00 -> $13.00N/AView Rating Details
2/17/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetNeutral$13.00 -> $13.50N/AView Rating Details
11/16/2015SidotiInitiated CoverageBuy$15.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/17/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB)
Earnings by Quarter for Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB)
Earnings History by Quarter for Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ PBPB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/7/2017        
8/4/2017Q2 2017$0.12$0.11$109.78 million$108.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2017Q1 2017$0.04$0.05$102.78 million$101.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2017Q4 2016$0.07$0.15$102.27 million$102.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q3$0.10$0.12$104.38 million$103.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q2$0.13$0.15$105.67 million$105.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q1$0.04$0.04$96.19 million$96.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q4$0.06$0.08$94.86 million$95.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.09$0.08$96.04 million$96.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.10$0.10$95.47 million$95.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115$0.02$0.03$85.10 million$85.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2015Q414$0.03$0.06$83.28 million$84.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314$0.07$0.09$84.20 million$84.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q214$0.06$0.07$83.62 million$83.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q114$0.01$73.66 million$73.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2014Q413$0.04$0.06$76.09 million$74.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2013Q313$0.09$0.15$77.88 million$78.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.37
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.03$0.03$0.03
Q2 20171$0.13$0.13$0.13
Q3 20171$0.10$0.10$0.10
Q4 20171$0.11$0.11$0.11
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 9.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 70.59%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/8/2017Peter A BassiDirectorBuy8,650$11.47$99,215.50View SEC Filing  
2/17/2017Anne EwingInsiderSell25,000$13.56$339,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2017Matthew J RevordSVPSell10,000$13.13$131,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2016Matthew J RevordSVPSell10,000$12.43$124,300.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2016Matthew J RevordSVPSell20,000$12.42$248,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Matthew J RevordSVPSell20,000$12.85$257,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2016Matthew J RevordSVPSell30,000$12.46$373,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/13/2016John B MorlockSVPSell10,000$14.00$140,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Christopher CarlsonVPBuy500$13.85$6,925.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016John B MorlockSVPSell10,000$13.00$130,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/22/2016John B MorlockSVPSell15,000$12.15$182,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2015John B. MorlockSVPSell10,000$12.50$125,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Joshua BoyerinsiderSell9,158$11.88$108,797.04View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015John B MorlockSVPSell3,900$12.06$47,034.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2015John B MorlockSVPSell6,100$12.29$74,969.00View SEC Filing  
6/15/2015John B MorlockSVPSell15,000$13.87$208,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2015Bryant L KeilDirectorSell35,000$14.08$492,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/9/2015John B MorlockSVPSell30,000$14.23$426,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Bryant L KeilDirectorSell10,425$13.02$135,733.50View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Bryant L KeilDirectorSell59,575$13.18$785,198.50View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015John B MorlockCOOSell22,000$15.40$338,800.00View SEC Filing  
1/9/2015Bryant L KeilDirectorSell50,000$14.04$702,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/30/2014John B MorlockCOOSell13,000$12.26$159,380.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Bryant L KeilDirectorSell6,198$11.98$74,252.04View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014Bryant L KeilDirectorSell18,802$12.33$231,828.66View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Bryant L KeilDirectorSell7,370$12.67$93,377.90View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Bryant L KeilDirectorSell23,300$13.09$304,997.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Bryant L KeilDirectorSell32,930$13.61$448,177.30View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Bryant L KeilDirectorSell26,400$13.64$360,096.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Matthew J RevordInsiderSell5,000$14.25$71,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2014Matthew J RevordInsiderSell5,000$14.00$70,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014John B MorlockCOOSell12,000$13.50$162,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014Bryant L KeilDirectorSell37,354$12.39$462,816.06View SEC Filing  
9/10/2014Bryant L KeilDirectorSell59,406$12.31$731,287.86View SEC Filing  
6/18/2014Bryant L KeilDirectorSell170,000$15.86$2,696,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014Aylwin LewisCEOBuy15,800$15.75$248,850.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014Dan LevitanDirectorSell1,500,000$15.60$23,400,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Bryant KeilDirectorSell66,846$16.02$1,070,872.92View SEC Filing  
5/9/2014John MorlockCOOSell40,000$15.92$636,800.00View SEC Filing  
10/9/2013John B MorlockSVPSell11,491$14.00$160,874.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB)
Latest Headlines for Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoPotbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 10:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotbelly Corporation to Attend Maxim Group’s Chicago Summer Conference on August 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 6:44 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoPotbelly Corporation to Attend Maxim Group's Chicago Summer Conference on August 16, 2017
feeds.benzinga.com - August 11 at 4:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotbelly Corp. :PBPB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 7:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSandwich chain, with 5 KC locations, explores sale amid sales decline
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 6:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB) & One Group Hospitality (STKS) Critical Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 4:28 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPotbelly (PBPB) Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - August 6 at 1:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotbelly Corporation (PBPB) Downgraded by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 6:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotbelly Corporation Reports Results for Second Fiscal Quarter 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 6:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotbelly reports earnings miss, strategic review
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 6:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotbelly (PBPB) Lags Q2 Earnings & Revenue Estimates
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 6:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of PBPB earnings conference call or presentation 4-Aug-17 12:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 6:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotbelly explores sale amid decline in sales
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 6:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotbelly reports 2Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 6:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Sandwich Maker Potbelly Hangs ‘For Sale’ Sign
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 6:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.01 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 9:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMaxim Group Lowers Potbelly Corporation (PBPB) Price Target to $11.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 12:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotbelly Corporation (PBPB) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 9:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotbelly (PBPB) Q2 Earnings: Is a Disappointment in Store?
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 6:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$108.25 Million in Sales Expected for Potbelly Corporation (PBPB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 9:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBidaskClub Lowers Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 29 at 1:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 12:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB) Set to Announce Earnings on Friday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 1:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMaxim Group Lowers Potbelly Corporation (PBPB) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 22 at 7:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotbelly Corporation Announces Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 7:27 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoPotbelly Corporation Announces Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter 2017 Results
feeds.benzinga.com - July 21 at 9:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoActivist Spotlight: Franchising, Sale or Boardroom Battle Is Next At Potbelly
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 6:05 AM
streetinsider.com logoPotbelly (PBPB) Says Michael Coyne to Serve as Interim CEO
www.streetinsider.com - July 19 at 1:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Potbelly Corp. : July 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 7:18 AM
nasdaq.com logoHere's Why You Should Steer Clear of Potbelly (PBPB) Stock
www.nasdaq.com - July 8 at 1:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHere's Why You Should Steer Clear of Potbelly (PBPB) Stock
finance.yahoo.com - July 8 at 1:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $108.65 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 1:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Anticipate Potbelly Corporation (NASDAQ:PBPB) Will Post Earnings of $0.13 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 5 at 2:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotbelly Corporation (PBPB) Upgraded to "Hold" by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 5 at 9:16 AM
nasdaq.com logoEXCLUSIVE-Activist wants Potbelly to alter plan or explore sale
www.nasdaq.com - June 23 at 8:57 AM
seekingalpha.com logoAncora Advisors Quick Thesis On Potbelly
seekingalpha.com - June 23 at 8:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAncora Advisors Sends Letter To Potbelly Corporation (PBPB) Urging The Board Of Directors To Change Its Strategy Or Sell The Company
finance.yahoo.com - June 23 at 8:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotbelly Corporation (PBPB) Downgraded by TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 21 at 2:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Comparison: Potbelly Corporation (PBPB) vs. Aramark (ARMK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 20 at 2:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAramark (ARMK) and Potbelly Corporation (PBPB) Financial Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 7:46 AM
seekingalpha.com logoPotbelly (PBPB) Presents At The William Blair 2017 Growth Stock Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - June 14 at 11:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPotbelly Corp (PBPB) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $108.65 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 8:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Potbelly Corp (PBPB) to Post $0.13 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 2:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInstant Analysis: Potbelly CEO Stepping Down
finance.yahoo.com - June 4 at 7:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotbelly Corporation to Participate in Upcoming Investor Conferences
finance.yahoo.com - June 2 at 9:33 PM
bizjournals.com logoPotbelly sandwich chain turns 40 and sets out to lift spirits
www.bizjournals.com - June 1 at 8:26 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPotbelly Sandwich Shop: Checks All The Boxes For Restaurant Investors
seekingalpha.com - June 1 at 3:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPotbelly sandwhich chain turns 40 and sets out to lift spirits
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 3:25 PM
bizjournals.com logoCEO of sandwich chain, with 4 St. Louis locations, stepping down
www.bizjournals.com - May 31 at 11:24 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPotbelly CEO to step down
seekingalpha.com - May 31 at 11:24 PM

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