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DOW   31,261.90
QQQ   288.68
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Papa John's International (PZZA) Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.37 (-0.48%)
(As of 05/20/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
495,363 shs
Average Volume
675,264 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.76 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Papa John's International

Papa John's International, Inc. operates and franchises pizza delivery and carryout restaurants under the Papa John's trademark in the United States and internationally. It operates through four segments: Domestic Company-Owned Restaurants, North America Commissaries, North America Franchising, and International Operations. The company also operates dine-in and delivery restaurants under the Papa John's trademark internationally. As of December 26, 2021, it operated 5,650 Papa John's restaurants, which included 600 company-owned and 5,050 franchised restaurants in 50 countries and territories. The company was founded in 1984 and is based in Louisville, Kentucky.


Is This The Bottom For Papa John’s International?
Shares of Papa John’s (NASDAQ: PZZA) have been in a correction for the last few quarters on concerns about valuation. The stock is still trading above 25X its earnings but the bottom may be in.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Eating places
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.07 billion
Cash Flow
$7.91 per share
Book Value
($5.82) per share


Net Income
$120.02 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$2.76 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 5/27 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Social Links


Overall MarketRank

2.77 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

62nd out of 284 stocks

Eating Places Industry

15th out of 55 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Papa John's International (NASDAQ:PZZA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Papa John's International a buy right now?

14 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Papa John's International in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Papa John's International stock.
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When is Papa John's International's next earnings date?

Papa John's International is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 4th 2022.
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How were Papa John's International's earnings last quarter?

Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 5th. The company reported $0.95 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.94 by $0.01. The company earned $542.69 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $540.38 million. Papa John's International had a net margin of 4.60% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 75.29%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 6.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.90 EPS.
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How often does Papa John's International pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Papa John's International?

Papa John's International declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 29th. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 16th will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share on Friday, May 27th. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 13th.
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Is Papa John's International a good dividend stock?

Papa John's International pays an annual dividend of $1.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.81%.
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What price target have analysts set for PZZA?

14 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Papa John's International's shares. Their forecasts range from $93.00 to $155.00. On average, they expect Papa John's International's share price to reach $132.71 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 72.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Papa John's International's key executives?
Papa John's International's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Robert M. Lynch, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 45, Pay $3.24M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Ann B. Gugino, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 50, Pay $1.4M)
  • Mr. Christopher Maxwell Wetzel, Exec. VP & COO (Age 45, Pay $1.41M)
  • Ms. Caroline Miller Oyler, Chief Legal & Risk Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 56, Pay $1.13M)
  • Mr. Marvin Boakye, Chief People & Diversity Officer (Age 48, Pay $1.15M)
  • Mr. Steven R. Coke, Sr. VP of Financial Operations, Accounting & Reporting (Age 43)
  • Mr. Justin Falciola, Chief Insights and Technology Officer
  • Ms. Madeline Chadwick, Sr. VP of Communications & Corp. Affairs
  • Ms. Anne Fischer, Chief Marketing & Digital Officer
  • Mr. Edmond Heelan, Sr. VP of North American Operations and Global Operations Support & Training
What is Rob Lynch's approval rating as Papa John's International's CEO?

165 employees have rated Papa John's International CEO Rob Lynch on Glassdoor.com. Rob Lynch has an approval rating of 76% among Papa John's International's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Papa John's International own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Papa John's International investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Micron Technology (MU), AT&T (T), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Bank of America (BAC).

What is Papa John's International's stock symbol?

Papa John's International trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PZZA."

Who are Papa John's International's major shareholders?

Papa John's International's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.04%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.10%), State Street Corp (3.12%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.45%), Invesco Ltd. (2.21%) and Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (1.94%). Company insiders that own Papa John's International stock include Jack H Swaysland, Jeffrey C Smith, Olivia F Kirtley, Robert Lynch and Steven R Coke.
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Which major investors are selling Papa John's International stock?

PZZA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Wolf Group Capital Advisors, Sei Investments Co., and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Papa John's International company stock in the last year include Jack H Swaysland, Jeffrey C Smith, Olivia F Kirtley, and Robert Lynch.
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Which major investors are buying Papa John's International stock?

PZZA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 1832 Asset Management L.P., Eaton Vance Management, Westwood Holdings Group Inc., Stephens Investment Management Group LLC, PEAK6 Investments LLC, First Sabrepoint Capital Management LP, Picton Mahoney Asset Management, and Jane Street Group LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Papa John's International?

Shares of PZZA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Papa John's International's stock price today?

One share of PZZA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $77.00.

How much money does Papa John's International make?

Papa John's International has a market capitalization of $2.76 billion and generates $2.07 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $120.02 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.55) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Papa John's International have?

Papa John's International employs 14,000 workers across the globe.

When was Papa John's International founded?

Papa John's International was founded in 1985.

What is Papa John's International's official website?

The official website for Papa John's International is www.papajohns.com.

How can I contact Papa John's International?

Papa John's International's mailing address is 2002 Papa John's Boulevard, Louisville KY, 40299. The company can be reached via phone at (502) 261-7272, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 502-266-2925.

This page was last updated on 5/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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