Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Company Profile (NASDAQ:PLKI)

About Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ:PLKI)

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen logoPopeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. (Popeyes) develops, operates and franchises quick-service restaurants (QSRs) under the trade names Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen and Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits. The Company conducts its operations through two segments: franchise operations and Company-operated restaurants. The Company-operated restaurant segment includes the operation of Company-owned restaurants. The franchise operations segment consists of domestic and international franchising activities. The Company's Louisiana style menu features spicy chicken, chicken tenders, fried shrimp and other seafood, red beans and rice, and other regional items. As of December 25, 2016, the Company operated and franchised 2,688 Popeyes restaurants in 48 states, the District of Columbia, three territories and 25 foreign countries. As of December 25, 2016, of the 55 Company-operated restaurants, approximately 84% were concentrated in Louisiana, North Carolina and Tennessee.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Quick Service Restaurants
  • Sub-Industry: Restaurants
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:PLKI
  • CUSIP: 00104Q10
  • Web: popeyes.com
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $75.23
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $62.33
  • 52 Week Range: $49.11 - $79.16
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 27.81
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: 15.08%
  • Return on Equity: 490.51%
  • Return on Assets: 15.48%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 19.73%
  • Current Ratio: 1.09%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.09%
  • Average Volume: 564,870 shs.
  • Beta: -0.11

Frequently Asked Questions for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ:PLKI)

What is Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen's stock symbol?

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PLKI."

How were Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen's earnings last quarter?

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc (NASDAQ:PLKI) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 16th. The company reported $0.47 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.47. The business had revenue of $61.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $63.40 million. Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen had a net margin of 15.08% and a return on equity of 490.51%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 3.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.44 EPS. View Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen's Earnings History.

Where is Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen's stock going? Where will Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen's stock price be in 2017?

6 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen's shares. Their predictions range from $58.00 to $79.00. On average, they anticipate Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen's share price to reach $69.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen.

Who are some of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen's key competitors?

How do I buy Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen stock?

Shares of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen 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 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen's stock price today?

One share of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen stock can currently be purchased for approximately $78.97.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ PLKI)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  134 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  169 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  303
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ:PLKI) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $69.75 (11.68% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ:PLKI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/23/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$79.00LowView Rating Details
2/22/2017StephensReiterated RatingOverweight$58.00N/AView Rating Details
2/21/2017Feltl & Co.DowngradeHold -> SellN/AView Rating Details
2/21/2017WedbushDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
2/14/2017SidotiDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
2/14/2017Maxim GroupBoost Price TargetHold$63.00 -> $70.00N/AView Rating Details
8/17/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingIn-Line$56.00N/AView Rating Details
5/27/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$59.00 -> $58.00N/AView Rating Details
4/19/2016Cowen and CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$59.00N/AView Rating Details
11/10/2015Longbow ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ:PLKI)
Earnings by Quarter for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ:PLKI)
Earnings History by Quarter for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ PLKI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/22/2017Q416$0.47$0.48$59.91 million$61.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2016Q316$0.53$0.59$64.92 million$64.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/16/2016Q216$0.47$0.47$63.40 million$61.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/25/2016Q116$0.64$0.58$85.37 million$82.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q415$0.41$0.42$61.00 million$59.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/11/2015Q315$0.45$0.47$61.97 million$61.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/19/2015Q215$0.44$0.44$62.86 million$59.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/27/2015Q115$0.54$0.58$81.38 million$79.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2015Q414$0.36$0.38$57.00 million$56.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q314$0.41$0.42$55.50 million$54.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/20/2014Q214$0.39$0.39$54.20 million$53.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/28/2014Q114$0.45$0.46$69.52 million$70.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2014Q1$0.31$0.30$49.98 million$48.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q313$0.32$0.38$46.45 million$49.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/21/2013Q2 2013$0.31$0.35$45.35 million$47.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/29/2013Q1 2013$0.40$0.40$59.30 million$60.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2013Q4 2012$0.33$0.34$45.30 million$47.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.27$0.29$40.10 million$38.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/15/2012$0.26$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/23/2012$0.31$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2012$0.24$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2011$0.23$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/17/2011$0.23$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/25/2011$0.26$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2011$0.18$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ:PLKI)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.50
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20174$0.65$0.72$0.68
Q2 20174$0.56$0.58$0.57
Q3 20174$0.58$0.69$0.64
Q4 20174$0.56$0.66$0.61
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ:PLKI)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ:PLKI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 97.55%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ:PLKI)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ:PLKI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ:PLKI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/16/2016Carolyn H ByrdDirectorSell1,500$54.66$81,990.00View SEC Filing  
4/14/2016Richard LynchInsiderSell8,300$52.78$438,074.00View SEC Filing  
12/21/2015Cheryl A. BachelderCEOSell25,639$56.67$1,452,962.13View SEC Filing  
12/17/2015Cheryl A. BachelderCEOSell24,456$57.18$1,398,394.08View SEC Filing  
12/15/2015Cheryl A. BachelderCEOSell34,429$57.47$1,978,634.63View SEC Filing  
12/11/2015Cheryl A. BachelderCEOSell16,297$57.84$942,618.48View SEC Filing  
6/26/2015Andrew G SkehanCOOSell10,078$59.91$603,772.98View SEC Filing  
6/8/2015Harold M CohenGeneral CounselSell4,473$57.01$255,005.73View SEC Filing  
3/19/2015Cheryl A BachelderCEOSell65,900$60.03$3,955,977.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015Harold M CohenGeneral CounselSell2,833$60.99$172,784.67View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Carolyn H ByrdDirectorSell4,000$61.08$244,320.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014Joel K ManbyDirectorBuy1,900$53.18$101,042.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Andrew G SkehanCOOSell5,000$51.86$259,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Harold M CohenGeneral CounselSell6,000$51.84$311,040.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2014Richard LynchInsiderSell39,900$44.06$1,757,994.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014R William Ide IIIDirectorSell5,000$40.02$200,100.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2014Cheryl A BachelderCEOSell22,111$45.61$1,008,482.71View SEC Filing  
6/19/2014Carolyn H ByrdDirectorSell1,758$44.76$78,688.08View SEC Filing  
6/19/2014Harold M CohenGeneral CounselSell8,758$44.83$392,621.14View SEC Filing  
1/27/2014Cheryl A BachelderCEOSell9,352$41.01$383,525.52View SEC Filing  
1/27/2014Ralph W BowerInsiderSell12,000$41.09$493,080.00View SEC Filing  
1/21/2014Ralph W BowerInsiderSell12,000$41.00$492,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/16/2014Ralph BowerInsiderSell12,000$41.13$493,560.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2014Cheryl BachelderCEOSell9,352$36.96$345,649.92View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Cheryl BachelderCEOSell9,352$43.35$405,409.20View SEC Filing  
11/19/2013Martyn RedgraveDirectorBuy5,000$43.11$215,550.00View SEC Filing  
10/18/2013Cheryl A BachelderCEOSell18,428$43.76$806,409.28View SEC Filing  
10/16/2013Cheryl A BachelderCEOSell21,185$43.52$921,971.20View SEC Filing  
10/14/2013Cheryl BachelderCEOSell11,824$43.92$519,310.08View SEC Filing  
10/7/2013H Melville Hope IIICFOSell23,108$42.81$989,253.48View SEC Filing  
9/23/2013Cheryl BachelderCEOSell9,352$42.44$396,898.88View SEC Filing  
9/5/2013Harold M CohenGeneral CounselSell3,000$41.53$124,590.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Cheryl BachelderCEOSell43,313$41.32$1,789,693.16View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013Cheryl BachelderCEOSell3,733$41.86$156,263.38View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013Cheryl A BachelderCEOSell10,338$36.69$379,301.22View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Cheryl A BachelderCEOSell10,333$36.46$376,741.18View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Cheryl A BachelderCEOSell10,333$35.22$363,928.26View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Cheryl A BachelderCEOSell6,600$36.06$237,996.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2012John M Cranor IIIDirectorBuy1,000$25.57$25,570.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012Cheryl A BachelderCEOSell33,993$26.12$887,897.16View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ:PLKI)
Latest Headlines for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ:PLKI)
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Review: Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (PLKI) vs. Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 8:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBurger King, Popeyes franchisee aims to hire 1,500 workers at national job fair
finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 5:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPapa Murphy's Holdings (FRSH) & Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (PLKI) Head-To-Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 12:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRestaurant Brands Now a Buy: What's Driving the Stock?
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 8:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRestaurant Brands Now a Buy: What's Driving the Stock?
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 8:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing McDonald's Corporation (MCD) & Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (PLKI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 4:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWingstop (WING) & Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (PLKI) Head-To-Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 20 at 10:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoWendy's Company (The) (WEN) and Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (NASDAQ:PLKI) Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 3:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBurger King parent says Nutella items were a miss, but jumbo burgers hit the spot
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 6:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPopeyes Louisiana Kitchen (PLKI) and Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) Financial Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 12 at 10:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPopeyes Chicken Vows Africa Caution After Johannesburg Opening
finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 8:09 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPopeyes Louisiana Kitchen (PLKI) versus Jamba (JMBA) Head-To-Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 5 at 8:30 PM
bloomberg.com logoWhopper and Timbits Don't Mesh, Says Burger King Chief
www.bloomberg.com - June 12 at 6:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPopeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc (PLKI) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 30 at 9:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPopeyes Veteran Joins Granite City as CEO Following Takeover
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 7:43 PM
bizjournals.com logoChicken chain is opening its seventh area location
www.bizjournals.com - May 4 at 8:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPopeyes Louisiana Kitchen (PLKI) Given News Sentiment Rating of 0.06
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 5:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPopeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc (PLKI) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 10:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPopeyes Louisiana Kitchen (PLKI) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 4:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPopeyes Louisiana Kitchen (PLKI) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.18
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 7:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Press Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (PLKI) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 4:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPopeyes Louisiana Kitchen (PLKI) Receives News Sentiment Score of 0.28
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 9:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPopeyes Louisiana Kitchen (PLKI) Receives Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.50
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 10:24 AM
bizjournals.com logoFried chicken chain to add 10th Greater Cincinnati location
www.bizjournals.com - April 12 at 1:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPopeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc (PLKI) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 6:25 PM
bizjournals.com logoAnother top Popeyes' exec will exit chicken chain after buyout
www.bizjournals.com - March 29 at 8:00 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAnother top Popeyes exec to step down
seekingalpha.com - March 29 at 8:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPopeyes Chief Brand Officer, Dick Lynch, to Step Down Following Acquisition by Restaurant Brands International (RBI)
finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 9:05 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoPOPEYES LOUISIANA KITCHEN, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement, Completion of Acq
biz.yahoo.com - March 27 at 6:44 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Restaurant Brands International expects to complete acquisition of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen
www.reuters.com - March 27 at 9:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPopeyes Louisiana Kitchen's (PLKI) Hold Rating Reiterated at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 11:05 AM
streetinsider.com logoOraSure Technologies (OSUR) on 3/23 & John B. Sanfilippo & Son (JBSS) on 3/27 to Join S&P SmallCap 600
www.streetinsider.com - March 21 at 10:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc (PLKI) Decreases By 31.2%
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 13 at 10:06 AM
fool.com logoWhy Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc. Stock Jumped 25% in February - Motley Fool
www.fool.com - March 12 at 12:05 AM
fool.com logoWhy Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc. Stock Jumped 25% in February
www.fool.com - March 10 at 8:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces Complaint Filed Concerning Whether the Sale of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. for $79 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders -- PLKI
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 7:06 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen says CEO Bachelder to step down
www.reuters.com - March 2 at 7:25 PM
thestreet.com logoPopeyes' CEO to Step Down Following Restaurant Brands Takeover
www.thestreet.com - March 2 at 7:25 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPOPEYES LOUISIANA KITCHEN, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements a
biz.yahoo.com - March 2 at 7:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPOPEYES LOUISIANA KITCHEN, INC. Financials
finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 2:58 PM
bizjournals.com logoPopeyes Louisiana Kitchen the latest tenant announced in $11M Kissimmee mixed-use project
www.bizjournals.com - February 27 at 4:07 PM
businesswire.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Brower Piven Commences An Investigation Into The Proposed Sale Of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - February 25 at 1:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Zacks Stocks in the News Blog Highlights: Apple, Popeyes, General Motors, Retail Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 8:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Brower Piven Commences An Investigation Into The Proposed Sale Of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. And Encourages Shareholders To Contact The Firm For Additional Information
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 8:24 PM
seekingalpha.com logoRestaurant Brands International Acquires Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - February 22 at 7:23 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen enters into first amendment of its amended and restated credit agreement
www.reuters.com - February 22 at 7:23 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoPOPEYES LOUISIANA KITCHEN, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:23 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoPopeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2016 Earnings Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:23 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:42 pm Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen beats by $0.01, beats on revs -- being acquired by BK-owner RBI (QSR) for $79/share in cash
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:23 PM
capitalcube.com logoPopeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc.: Price momentum supported by strong fundamentals
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:23 PM



Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen (PLKI) Chart for Thursday, September, 21, 2017

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