NASDAQ:PBPB

Potbelly Competitors

$6.15
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$6.06
Now: $6.15
$6.27
50-Day Range
$4.99
MA: $5.93
$6.82
52-Week Range
$1.78
Now: $6.15
$6.95
Volume192,823 shs
Average Volume169,307 shs
Market Capitalization$172.27 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.6

Competitors

Potbelly (NASDAQ:PBPB) Vs. LOCO, RICK, RRGB, NDLS, TACO, and FRGI

Should you be buying PBPB stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "eating places" are considered alternatives and competitors to Potbelly, including El Pollo Loco (LOCO), RCI Hospitality (RICK), Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (RRGB), Noodles & Company (NDLS), Del Taco Restaurants (TACO), and Fiesta Restaurant Group (FRGI).

Potbelly (NASDAQ:PBPB) and El Pollo Loco (NASDAQ:LOCO) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, risk, institutional ownership and valuation.

Risk & Volatility

Potbelly has a beta of 1.6, suggesting that its stock price is 60% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, El Pollo Loco has a beta of 1.57, suggesting that its stock price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Potbelly and El Pollo Loco's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Potbelly-15.81%-71.11%-9.83%
El Pollo Loco5.32%11.20%4.46%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

45.6% of Potbelly shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 92.3% of El Pollo Loco shares are held by institutional investors. 4.6% of Potbelly shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 49.7% of El Pollo Loco shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Potbelly and El Pollo Loco, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Potbelly0000N/A
El Pollo Loco02202.50

El Pollo Loco has a consensus price target of $17.00, indicating a potential downside of 1.73%. Given El Pollo Loco's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe El Pollo Loco is more favorable than Potbelly.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Potbelly and El Pollo Loco's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Potbelly$409.71 million0.42$-23,990,000.00($0.10)-61.50
El Pollo Loco$442.33 million1.43$24.90 million$0.7523.07

El Pollo Loco has higher revenue and earnings than Potbelly. Potbelly is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than El Pollo Loco, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

El Pollo Loco beats Potbelly on 12 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

RCI Hospitality (NASDAQ:RICK) and Potbelly (NASDAQ:PBPB) are both small-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings, risk, dividends, institutional ownership and profitability.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

52.3% of RCI Hospitality shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 45.6% of Potbelly shares are held by institutional investors. 8.1% of RCI Hospitality shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 4.6% of Potbelly shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

RCI Hospitality has a beta of 2.03, indicating that its share price is 103% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Potbelly has a beta of 1.6, indicating that its share price is 60% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for RCI Hospitality and Potbelly, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
RCI Hospitality0000N/A
Potbelly0000N/A

RCI Hospitality presently has a consensus price target of $42.00, suggesting a potential downside of 36.97%. Given RCI Hospitality's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe RCI Hospitality is more favorable than Potbelly.

Profitability

This table compares RCI Hospitality and Potbelly's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
RCI Hospitality-4.60%2.96%1.29%
Potbelly-15.81%-71.11%-9.83%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares RCI Hospitality and Potbelly's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
RCI Hospitality$132.33 million4.53$-6,090,000.00$0.51130.67
Potbelly$409.71 million0.42$-23,990,000.00($0.10)-61.50

RCI Hospitality has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Potbelly. Potbelly is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than RCI Hospitality, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

RCI Hospitality beats Potbelly on 10 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (NASDAQ:RRGB) and Potbelly (NASDAQ:PBPB) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings, risk, dividends, institutional ownership and profitability.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

97.6% of Red Robin Gourmet Burgers shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 45.6% of Potbelly shares are held by institutional investors. 2.2% of Red Robin Gourmet Burgers shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 4.6% of Potbelly shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers has a beta of 2.85, indicating that its share price is 185% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Potbelly has a beta of 1.6, indicating that its share price is 60% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Potbelly, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers22202.00
Potbelly0000N/A

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers presently has a consensus price target of $27.00, suggesting a potential downside of 23.84%. Given Red Robin Gourmet Burgers' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Red Robin Gourmet Burgers is more favorable than Potbelly.

Profitability

This table compares Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Potbelly's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers-25.18%-64.97%-12.57%
Potbelly-15.81%-71.11%-9.83%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Potbelly's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers$1.32 billion0.42$-7,900,000.00$0.6257.18
Potbelly$409.71 million0.42$-23,990,000.00($0.10)-61.50

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers has higher revenue and earnings than Potbelly. Potbelly is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers beats Potbelly on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS) and Potbelly (NASDAQ:PBPB) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings, risk, dividends, institutional ownership and profitability.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

70.4% of Noodles & Company shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 45.6% of Potbelly shares are held by institutional investors. 1.3% of Noodles & Company shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 4.6% of Potbelly shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Noodles & Company has a beta of 1.12, indicating that its share price is 12% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Potbelly has a beta of 1.6, indicating that its share price is 60% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for Noodles & Company and Potbelly, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Noodles & Company01202.67
Potbelly0000N/A

Noodles & Company presently has a consensus price target of $10.3333, suggesting a potential upside of 5.66%. Given Noodles & Company's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Noodles & Company is more favorable than Potbelly.

Profitability

This table compares Noodles & Company and Potbelly's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Noodles & Company-5.15%-21.18%-2.16%
Potbelly-15.81%-71.11%-9.83%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Noodles & Company and Potbelly's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Noodles & Company$462.41 million0.96$1.65 million$0.1854.33
Potbelly$409.71 million0.42$-23,990,000.00($0.10)-61.50

Noodles & Company has higher revenue and earnings than Potbelly. Potbelly is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Noodles & Company, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Noodles & Company beats Potbelly on 10 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Potbelly (NASDAQ:PBPB) and Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, risk, institutional ownership and earnings.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Potbelly and Del Taco Restaurants, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Potbelly0000N/A
Del Taco Restaurants01302.75

Del Taco Restaurants has a consensus target price of $11.00, suggesting a potential upside of 3.68%. Given Del Taco Restaurants' higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Del Taco Restaurants is more favorable than Potbelly.

Volatility and Risk

Potbelly has a beta of 1.6, meaning that its stock price is 60% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Del Taco Restaurants has a beta of 1.99, meaning that its stock price is 99% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

45.6% of Potbelly shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.8% of Del Taco Restaurants shares are held by institutional investors. 4.6% of Potbelly shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 16.5% of Del Taco Restaurants shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Potbelly and Del Taco Restaurants' revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Potbelly$409.71 million0.42$-23,990,000.00($0.10)-61.50
Del Taco Restaurants$512.95 million0.76$-118,290,000.00$0.4722.57

Potbelly has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Del Taco Restaurants. Potbelly is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Del Taco Restaurants, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Potbelly and Del Taco Restaurants' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Potbelly-15.81%-71.11%-9.83%
Del Taco Restaurants-42.94%5.43%1.57%

Summary

Del Taco Restaurants beats Potbelly on 11 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Potbelly (NASDAQ:PBPB) and Fiesta Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:FRGI) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Profitability

This table compares Potbelly and Fiesta Restaurant Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Potbelly-15.81%-71.11%-9.83%
Fiesta Restaurant Group-5.68%-3.24%-0.82%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and target prices for Potbelly and Fiesta Restaurant Group, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Potbelly0000N/A
Fiesta Restaurant Group01102.50

Fiesta Restaurant Group has a consensus target price of $14.00, suggesting a potential upside of 1.97%. Given Fiesta Restaurant Group's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Fiesta Restaurant Group is more favorable than Potbelly.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Potbelly and Fiesta Restaurant Group's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Potbelly$409.71 million0.42$-23,990,000.00($0.10)-61.50
Fiesta Restaurant Group$660.94 million0.55$-84,390,000.00$0.3539.23

Potbelly has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Fiesta Restaurant Group. Potbelly is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Fiesta Restaurant Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

45.6% of Potbelly shares are held by institutional investors. 4.6% of Potbelly shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.5% of Fiesta Restaurant Group shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility and Risk

Potbelly has a beta of 1.6, suggesting that its share price is 60% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Fiesta Restaurant Group has a beta of 2.16, suggesting that its share price is 116% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Fiesta Restaurant Group beats Potbelly on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.


Potbelly Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
El Pollo Loco logo
LOCO
El Pollo Loco
1.4$17.30+0.3%$630.76 million$442.33 million27.03Analyst Upgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
RCI Hospitality logo
RICK
RCI Hospitality
1.5$66.64+3.0%$599.76 million$132.33 million-98.00Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers logo
RRGB
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers
1.2$35.45+0.8%$552.35 million$1.32 billion-1.91
Noodles & Company logo
NDLS
Noodles & Company
1.1$9.78+1.9%$443.60 million$462.41 million-21.26Gap Down
Del Taco Restaurants logo
TACO
Del Taco Restaurants
2.0$10.61+0.8%$389.99 million$512.95 million-1.86Decrease in Short Interest
Fiesta Restaurant Group logo
FRGI
Fiesta Restaurant Group
0.9$13.73+0.2%$360.85 million$660.94 million-10.90News Coverage
Biglari logo
BH
Biglari
0.9$134.01+0.2%$305.01 million$668.84 million-0.75News Coverage
Carrols Restaurant Group logo
TAST
Carrols Restaurant Group
2.0$5.68+1.8%$302.95 million$1.46 billion-12.62Gap Down
LiveXLive Media logo
LIVX
LiveXLive Media
1.7$3.61+3.6%$272.48 million$38.66 million-6.22Analyst Upgrade
Kura Sushi USA logo
KRUS
Kura Sushi USA
1.2$32.20+2.0%$269.58 million$45.17 million-11.93Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Nathan's Famous logo
NATH
Nathan's Famous
1.0$65.17+0.8%$268.18 million$103.32 million22.40
The ONE Group Hospitality logo
STKS
The ONE Group Hospitality
0.8$9.04+2.7%$263.25 million$120.68 million24.43Decrease in Short Interest
J. Alexander's logo
JAX
J. Alexander's
0.7$10.06+1.1%$151.81 million$247.27 million-6.06News Coverage
Luby's logo
LUB
Luby's
0.7$3.49+0.6%$107.29 million$214.02 million-3.56News Coverage
BBQ logo
BBQ
BBQ
1.9$11.22+8.2%$104.43 million$82.27 million17.26Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
Gap Up
BFI
BurgerFi International
0.0$13.18+2.2%$103.63 millionN/A-77.53
FAT Brands logo
FAT
FAT Brands
0.9$8.49+0.2%$102.13 million$22.50 million-12.30Analyst Upgrade
Ark Restaurants logo
ARKR
Ark Restaurants
0.7$19.95+0.6%$70.26 million$106.49 million-14.89Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Good Times Restaurants logo
GTIM
Good Times Restaurants
1.0$4.43+0.0%$56.08 million$109.86 million-3.99Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
This page was last updated on 4/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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