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Saudi oil company Aramco's half-year profits reach close to $88 billion after posting a 90% surge in second quarter
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'Everyone's Got a Story of How the Healthcare System Has Fallen Short.' This Founder Is on a Mission to Change That.
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S&P 500   4,280.15
DOW   33,761.05
QQQ   330.39
Shelling kills 1 in Ukraine; Russia wants nuke plant pledges
"Prepare for Five Years of Famine" (Ad)
High oil prices help Saudi Aramco earn $88B in first half
Ship carrying grain for hungry Ethiopia leaves Ukraine
Saudi Aramco's profits already $88B as oil prices stay high
Is Apple Pointing to a Massive Recession in the U.S.? (Ad)
Saudi oil company Aramco's half-year profits reach close to $88 billion after posting a 90% surge in second quarter
Average US gasoline price falls 45 cents to $4.10 per gallon
'Everyone's Got a Story of How the Healthcare System Has Fallen Short.' This Founder Is on a Mission to Change That.
Here's Bill Bonner's "4th and Final Prediction" (Ad)
S&P 500   4,280.15
DOW   33,761.05
QQQ   330.39
Shelling kills 1 in Ukraine; Russia wants nuke plant pledges
"Prepare for Five Years of Famine" (Ad)
High oil prices help Saudi Aramco earn $88B in first half
Ship carrying grain for hungry Ethiopia leaves Ukraine
Saudi Aramco's profits already $88B as oil prices stay high
Is Apple Pointing to a Massive Recession in the U.S.? (Ad)
Saudi oil company Aramco's half-year profits reach close to $88 billion after posting a 90% surge in second quarter
Average US gasoline price falls 45 cents to $4.10 per gallon
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NASDAQ:PZZA

Papa John's International - PZZA Stock Forecast, Price & News

$92.89
+2.80 (+3.11%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$90.13
$92.89
50-Day Range
$80.73
$96.77
52-Week Range
$74.46
$140.68
Volume
351,459 shs
Average Volume
573,299 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.28 billion
P/E Ratio
37.91
Dividend Yield
1.51%
Price Target
$124.21

Papa John's International MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.83 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
33.7% Upside
$124.21 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
5.88% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
-0.22mentions of Papa John
Based on 29 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
17.26%
From $3.07 to $3.60 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.72 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

45th out of 224 stocks

Eating Places Industry

5th out of 47 stocks

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About Papa John's International (NASDAQ:PZZA) Stock

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.

Papa John's International Stock Up 3.1 %

NASDAQ:PZZA traded up $2.80 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $92.89. 351,459 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 573,299. The stock has a market capitalization of $3.28 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 37.91, a PEG ratio of 2.02 and a beta of 1.05. Papa John's International has a 52 week low of $74.46 and a 52 week high of $140.68. The firm's 50 day moving average is $86.72 and its two-hundred day moving average is $95.79.

Papa John's International (NASDAQ:PZZA - Get Rating) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 4th. The company reported $0.74 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.76 by ($0.02). The firm had revenue of $522.67 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $531.70 million. Papa John's International had a net margin of 4.26% and a negative return on equity of 63.53%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 1.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.93 earnings per share. As a group, research analysts predict that Papa John's International will post 3.07 EPS for the current year.

Papa John's International Increases Dividend

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 26th. Investors of record on Monday, August 15th will be issued a dividend of $0.42 per share. This represents a $1.68 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.81%. This is an increase from Papa John's International's previous quarterly dividend of $0.35. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 12th. Papa John's International's dividend payout ratio is presently 57.14%.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

A number of analysts have issued reports on PZZA shares. UBS Group reduced their price target on shares of Papa John's International from $144.00 to $93.00 in a report on Wednesday, May 11th. BMO Capital Markets reduced their price target on shares of Papa John's International from $145.00 to $130.00 in a report on Friday, May 6th. KeyCorp reduced their price target on shares of Papa John's International from $110.00 to $105.00 and set an "overweight" rating on the stock in a report on Friday, August 5th. Credit Suisse Group reduced their price target on shares of Papa John's International to $123.00 in a report on Tuesday, August 9th. Finally, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft reduced their price target on shares of Papa John's International from $109.00 to $92.00 in a report on Monday, July 18th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat, the stock currently has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and a consensus price target of $124.21.

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PZZA Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 5/27 Dividend
5/13/2022
Dividend Payable
5/27/2022
Last Earnings
8/04/2022
Ex-Dividend for 8/26 Dividend
8/12/2022
Today
8/14/2022
Dividend Payable
8/26/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/03/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Eating places
Sub-Industry
Restaurants
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:PZZA
CUSIP
69881310
Employees
14,000
Year Founded
1985

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$124.21
High Stock Price Forecast
$155.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$92.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+33.7%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.83
Research Coverage
12 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$120.02 million
Pretax Margin
5.21%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.07 billion
Cash Flow
$7.95 per share
Book Value
($6.61) per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
32,201,000
Market Cap
$3.28 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.05

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PZZA Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Papa John's International stock right now?

12 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Papa John's International in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" PZZA shares.
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What is Papa John's International's stock price forecast for 2022?

12 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Papa John's International's shares. Their PZZA share price forecasts range from $92.00 to $155.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $124.21 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 33.7% from the stock's current price.
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How have PZZA shares performed in 2022?

Papa John's International's stock was trading at $133.47 at the start of the year. Since then, PZZA stock has decreased by 30.4% and is now trading at $92.89.
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When is Papa John's International's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 3rd 2022.
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How were Papa John's International's earnings last quarter?

Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) posted its earnings results on Thursday, August, 4th. The company reported $0.74 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.76 by $0.02. The business earned $522.67 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $531.70 million. Papa John's International had a net margin of 4.26% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 63.53%. Papa John's International's quarterly revenue was up 1.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.93 earnings per share.

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 Tuesday, August 2nd. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 15th will be given a dividend of $0.42 per share on Friday, August 26th. This represents a $1.68 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.81%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 12th. This is an increase from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.35.
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Is Papa John's International a good dividend stock?

Papa John's International (NASDAQ:PZZA) pays an annual dividend of $1.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.51%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 57.14%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, PZZA will have a dividend payout ratio of 38.89% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Rob Lynch's approval rating as Papa John's International's CEO?

165 employees have rated Papa John's International Chief Executive Officer Rob Lynch on Glassdoor.com. Rob Lynch has an approval rating of 76% among the company'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 Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (3.87%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (2.92%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.53%), Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (2.12%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.77%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.74%). Insiders that own company stock include Caroline Miller Oyler, Jack H Swaysland, Jeffrey C Smith, John H Schnatter, Olivia F Kirtley, Robert Lynch and Steven R Coke.
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How do I buy shares of Papa John's International?

Shares of PZZA stock 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 $92.89.

How much money does Papa John's International make?

Papa John's International (NASDAQ:PZZA) has a market capitalization of $3.28 billion and generates $2.07 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $120.02 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.45 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Papa John's International have?

The company employs 14,000 workers across the globe.

When was Papa John's International founded?

Papa John's International was founded in 1985.

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 official website for the company is www.papajohns.com. The company can be reached via phone at (502) 261-7272, via email at investor_relations@papajohns.com, or via fax at 502-266-2925.

This page (NASDAQ:PZZA) was last updated on 8/14/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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