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Papa John's International Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.92 (+1.14 %)
(As of 12/1/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $81.28
50-Day Range
MA: $79.64
52-Week Range
Now: $81.28
Volume613,844 shs
Average Volume789,194 shs
Market Capitalization$2.68 billion
P/E Ratio232.24
Dividend Yield1.12%
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. As of December 29, 2019, it operated 5,395 Papa John's restaurants, which included 598 company-owned and 4,797 franchised restaurants. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.68 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PZZA



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.62 billion
Cash Flow$3.19 per share
Book Value($9.91) per share


Net Income$4.87 million


Market Cap$2.68 billion
Next Earnings Date2/24/2021 (Estimated)
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(As of 12/1/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Papa John's International (NASDAQ:PZZA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Papa John's International's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Papa John's International's stock was trading at $55.92 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PZZA shares have increased by 45.4% and is now trading at $81.28.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Papa John's International?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Papa John's International in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Papa John's International?

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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 Wednesday, February 24th 2021.
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How were Papa John's International's earnings last quarter?

Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) released its earnings results on Thursday, November, 5th. The company reported $0.35 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.03. The business earned $472.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $466.15 million. Papa John's International had a net margin of 1.32% and a negative return on equity of 15.73%. Papa John's International's revenue was up 17.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.21 earnings per share.
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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, October 30th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, November 10th will be given a dividend of $0.225 per share on Friday, November 20th. This represents a $0.90 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.11%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 9th.
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What price target have analysts set for PZZA?

16 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Papa John's International's stock. Their forecasts range from $72.00 to $115.00. On average, they anticipate Papa John's International's stock price to reach $94.38 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Papa John's International's key competitors?

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), The Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Micron Technology (MU), AT&T (T), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Bank of America (BAC).

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 43, Pay $4.3M)
  • Ms. Caroline Miller Oyler, Chief Legal & Risk Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 54, Pay $560.04k)
  • Mr. Christopher Maxwell Wetzel, Chief Commercial & Marketing Officer (Age 43, Pay $500.23k)
  • Mr. Marvin Boakye, Chief People and Diversity Officer (Age 46, Pay $497.25k)
  • Ms. Ann B. Gugino, Chief Financial Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Justin Falciola, Chief Insights and Technology Officer
  • Mr. Steven R. Coke, VP of Investor Relations & Strategy Planning (Age 41)
  • Ms. Madeline Chadwick, Sr. Vice president of Communications & Corp. Affairs
  • Mr. Edmond Heelan, Sr. VP of North American Operations and Global Operations Support & Training
  • Mr. Sean A. Muldoon, Chief Ingredient Officer

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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.89%), Jackson Square Partners LLC (8.06%), State Street Corp (2.93%), Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (2.30%), Sei Investments Co. (1.41%) and Westwood Holdings Group Inc. (1.28%). Company insiders that own Papa John's International stock include Anthony Michael Sanfilippo, Caroline Miller Oyler, Jack H Swaysland, John H Schnatter, Robert Lynch and Steven R Coke.
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Which institutional investors are selling Papa John's International stock?

PZZA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jackson Square Partners LLC, Columbus Circle Investors, Sei Investments Co., Squarepoint Ops LLC, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, Westwood Holdings Group Inc., and WINTON GROUP Ltd. Company insiders that have sold Papa John's International company stock in the last year include Jack H Swaysland, John H Schnatter, and Steven R Coke.
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Which institutional investors are buying Papa John's International stock?

PZZA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, State Street Corp, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Point72 Asset Management L.P., and Stamina Capital Management LP. Company insiders that have bought Papa John's International stock in the last two years include Anthony Michael Sanfilippo, and Robert Lynch.
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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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Papa John's International's stock price today?

One share of PZZA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $81.28.

How big of a company is Papa John's International?

Papa John's International has a market capitalization of $2.68 billion and generates $1.62 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $4.87 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.17 on an earnings per share basis. Papa John's International employs 16,500 workers across the globe.

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.

This page was last updated on 12/2/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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