NASDAQ:PZZA - Papa John's Int'l Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $52.15 -0.05 (-0.10 %) (As of 10/23/2018 03:18 PM ET)Previous Close$52.20Today's Range$51.2450 - $52.5252-Week Range$38.05 - $69.93Volume372,192 shsAverage Volume1.57 million shsMarket Capitalization$1.66 billionP/E Ratio19.90Dividend Yield1.72%Beta0.44 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 five segments: Domestic Company-Owned Restaurants, North America Commissaries, North America Franchising, International Operations, and All Others. The company also operates dine-in and delivery restaurants. As of December 31, 2017, it operated 5,199 Papa John's restaurants, which included 743 company-owned and 4,456 franchised restaurants. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky. Receive PZZA News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PZZA and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Eating places Sub-IndustryRestaurants SectorRetail/Wholesale Current SymbolNASDAQ:PZZA Previous Symbol CUSIP69881310 Webwww.papajohns.com Phone502-261-7272 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio-2.22 Current Ratio1.08 Quick Ratio0.90 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio19.90 Forward P/E Ratio34.54 P/E Growth2.78 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.78 billion Price / Sales0.92 Cash Flow$3.9270 per share Price / Cash13.28 Book Value($3.02) per share Price / Book-17.27 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.62 Net Income$102.29 million Net Margins4.54% Return on Equity-47.37% Return on Assets13.75% Miscellaneous Employees22,400 Outstanding Shares31,620,000Market Cap$1.66 billion OptionableN/A Papa John's Int'l (NASDAQ:PZZA) Frequently Asked Questions What is Papa John's Int'l's stock symbol? Papa John's Int'l trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PZZA." How often does Papa John's Int'l pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Papa John's Int'l? Papa John's Int'l declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 1st. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 13th will be given a dividend of $0.225 per share on Friday, August 24th. This represents a $0.90 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.72%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 10th. View Papa John's Int'l's Dividend History. How will Papa John's Int'l's stock buyback program work? Papa John's Int'l declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase plan on Wednesday, August 2nd 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 198% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are often a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued. How were Papa John's Int'l's earnings last quarter? Papa John's Int'l, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 7th. The company reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.05. The company earned $407.96 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $418.30 million. Papa John's Int'l had a net margin of 4.54% and a negative return on equity of 47.37%. View Papa John's Int'l's Earnings History. When is Papa John's Int'l's next earnings date? Papa John's Int'l is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 30th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Papa John's Int'l. What guidance has Papa John's Int'l issued on next quarter's earnings? Papa John's Int'l updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 7th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.30-1.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.05. What price target have analysts set for PZZA? 9 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Papa John's Int'l's shares. Their predictions range from $48.00 to $90.00. On average, they anticipate Papa John's Int'l's share price to reach $60.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Papa John's Int'l. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Papa John's Int'l? 9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Papa John's Int'l in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Papa John's Int'l. Who are some of Papa John's Int'l's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Papa John's Int'l include Texas Roadhouse (TXRH), Cracker Barrel Old Country Store (CBRL), Cheesecake Factory (CAKE), Main Street Capital (MAIN), Dave & Buster's Entertainment (PLAY), Jack in the Box (JACK), Wingstop (WING), Brinker International (EAT), Bloomin' Brands (BLMN), Sonic (SONC), Dine Brands Global (DIN), BJ's Restaurants (BJRI), Arcos Dorados (ARCO), MITCHELLS &BUTLERS (MBPFF) and Denny's (DENN). Who are Papa John's Int'l's key executives? Papa John's Int'l's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Steve M. Ritchie, Pres & CEO (Age 43)Mr. Joseph H. Smith IV, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 54)Mr. Mike Nettles, Sr. VP & Chief Information & Digital Officer (Age 51)Mr. Lance F. Tucker, CFO, Chief Admin. Officer, Sr. VP & Treasurer (Age 49)Ms. Caroline Miller Oyler, Chief Legal Officer (Age 52) Who are Papa John's Int'l's major shareholders? Papa John's Int'l's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Sheets Smith Wealth Management (0.33%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.32%), Garnet Equity Capital Holdings Inc. (0.24%) and Texas Permanent School Fund (0.04%). Company insiders that own Papa John's Int'l stock include Caroline Miller Oyler, John H Schnatter, Lance F Tucker, Mark S Shapiro, Steve M Ritchie, Timothy C Ohern and Wayne Kent Taylor. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Papa John's Int'l. Which major investors are selling Papa John's Int'l stock? PZZA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sheets Smith Wealth Management and Texas Permanent School Fund. Company insiders that have sold Papa John's Int'l company stock in the last year include Caroline Miller Oyler, Lance F Tucker and Mark S Shapiro. View Insider Buying and Selling for Papa John's Int'l. Which major investors are buying Papa John's Int'l stock? PZZA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Garnet Equity Capital Holdings Inc. and Bank of Montreal Can. View Insider Buying and Selling for Papa John's Int'l. How do I buy shares of Papa John's Int'l? Shares of PZZA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Papa John's Int'l's stock price today? One share of PZZA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.20. How big of a company is Papa John's Int'l? Papa John's Int'l has a market capitalization of $1.66 billion and generates $1.78 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $102.29 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.62 on an earnings per share basis. Papa John's Int'l employs 22,400 workers across the globe. What is Papa John's Int'l's official website? The official website for Papa John's Int'l is http://www.papajohns.com. How can I contact Papa John's Int'l? Papa John's Int'l's mailing address is 2002 Papa Johns Boulevard, Louisville KY, 40299. The company can be reached via phone at 502-261-7272. MarketBeat Community Rating for Papa John's Int'l (NASDAQ PZZA)Community Ranking: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 260 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 354 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 614MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Papa John's Int'l and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PZZA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PZZA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 10/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the NASDAQ Stock Market?