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Ruth's Hospitality Group - RUTH Stock Forecast, Price & News

$20.08
+0.47 (+2.40%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$19.56
$20.09
50-Day Range
$15.52
$19.61
52-Week Range
$15.16
$24.93
Volume
322,212 shs
Average Volume
329,824 shs
Market Capitalization
$678.52 million
P/E Ratio
16.46
Dividend Yield
2.86%
Price Target
$27.50

Ruth's Hospitality Group MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
37.8% Upside
$27.67 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.84% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.22
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.49mentions of Ruth
Based on 8 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
11.64%
From $1.46 to $1.63 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.83 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

23rd out of 221 stocks

Eating Places Industry

4th out of 46 stocks

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About Ruth's Hospitality Group (NASDAQ:RUTH) Stock

Ruth's Hospitality Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops, operates, and franchises fine dining restaurants under the Ruth's Chris Steak House name. The company's restaurants offer food and beverage products to special occasion diners and frequent customers, as well as business clients. As of February 24, 2022, it had approximately 150 company-owned and franchisee-owned restaurants worldwide. The company was formerly known as Ruth's Chris Steak House, Inc. and changed its name to Ruth's Hospitality Group, Inc. in May 2008. Ruth's Hospitality Group, Inc. was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Winter Park, Florida.

Ruth's Hospitality Group Stock Up 2.4 %

NASDAQ:RUTH traded up $0.47 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $20.08. The company had a trading volume of 322,212 shares, compared to its average volume of 329,824. The company has a quick ratio of 0.88, a current ratio of 0.80 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.28. The firm has a market cap of $678.52 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.47 and a beta of 1.97. The business's 50-day simple moving average is $17.31 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $19.78. Ruth's Hospitality Group has a twelve month low of $15.16 and a twelve month high of $24.93.

Ruth's Hospitality Group Announces Dividend

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 2nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 19th will be issued a $0.14 dividend. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 18th. Ruth's Hospitality Group's payout ratio is 45.90%.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

Separately, TheStreet cut shares of Ruth's Hospitality Group from a "b-" rating to a "c+" rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 6th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, four have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat, Ruth's Hospitality Group currently has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $27.50.

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RUTH Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/28/2021
Ex-Dividend for 6/2 Dividend
5/18/2022
Dividend Payable
6/02/2022
Today
8/12/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/2 Dividend
8/18/2022
Dividend Payable
9/02/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/04/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Eating places
Sub-Industry
Restaurants
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:RUTH
CUSIP
78333210
Employees
4,527
Year Founded
2008

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$27.67
High Stock Price Forecast
$28.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$27.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+37.0%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
4 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$42.28 million
Pretax Margin
9.34%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$429.12 million
Cash Flow
$1.83 per share
Book Value
$4.16 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
31,885,000
Market Cap
$678.52 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.97

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Key Executives

  • Ms. Cheryl Janet Henry (Age 48)
    Pres, CEO & Chairman
    Comp: $2.71M
  • Ms. Kristy Chipman (Age 50)
    COO, Exec. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer
    Comp: $1.07M
  • Ms. Marcy Norwood Lynch (Age 53)
    Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
    Comp: $715.43k
  • Mr. David E. Hyatt (Age 59)
    Sr. VP & Chief People Officer
    Comp: $579.61k
  • Michael Hynes
    VP of Accounting
  • Mr. Peter J. Beaudrault (Age 67)
    VP of Franchise Operations & Devel.
  • Mr. Mark Taylor
    VP of Financial Planning & Analysis













RUTH Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Ruth's Hospitality Group stock right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ruth's Hospitality Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating, 2 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" RUTH shares.
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What is Ruth's Hospitality Group's stock price forecast for 2022?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Ruth's Hospitality Group's shares. Their RUTH share price forecasts range from $27.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $27.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 38.7% from the stock's current price.
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How have RUTH shares performed in 2022?

Ruth's Hospitality Group's stock was trading at $19.90 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, RUTH shares have increased by 0.3% and is now trading at $19.95.
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When is Ruth's Hospitality Group's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November 4th 2022.
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How were Ruth's Hospitality Group's earnings last quarter?

Ruth's Hospitality Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:RUTH) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 28th. The restaurant operator reported $0.20 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.12 by $0.08. The restaurant operator earned $104.19 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $104.46 million. Ruth's Hospitality Group had a net margin of 8.54% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 31.74%. During the same quarter last year, the business earned ($0.04) EPS.

How often does Ruth's Hospitality Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ruth's Hospitality Group?

Ruth's Hospitality Group announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, August 8th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, September 2nd. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.81%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 18th.
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Is Ruth's Hospitality Group a good dividend stock?

Ruth's Hospitality Group (NASDAQ:RUTH) pays an annual dividend of $0.56 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.88%. The dividend payout ratio is 45.90%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, RUTH will have a dividend payout ratio of 34.36% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Michael P. O'Donnell's approval rating as Ruth's Hospitality Group's CEO?

114 employees have rated Ruth's Hospitality Group Chief Executive Officer Michael P. O'Donnell on Glassdoor.com. Michael P. O'Donnell has an approval rating of 72% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Ruth's Hospitality Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ruth's Hospitality Group investors own include Walt Disney (DIS), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Southwest Airlines (LUV), Boeing (BA), Delta Air Lines (DAL), Visa (V), Verizon Communications (VZ), Bank of America (BAC), General Motors (GM) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

What is Ruth's Hospitality Group's stock symbol?

Ruth's Hospitality Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "RUTH."

Who are Ruth's Hospitality Group's major shareholders?

Ruth's Hospitality Group's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (11.54%), Royce & Associates LP (1.52%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.01%), Strs Ohio (0.67%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.50%) and Congress Asset Management Co. MA (0.42%). Insiders that own company stock include Michael P Odonnell and Susan Mirdamadi.
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How do I buy shares of Ruth's Hospitality Group?

Shares of RUTH 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 Ruth's Hospitality Group's stock price today?

One share of RUTH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.95.

How much money does Ruth's Hospitality Group make?

Ruth's Hospitality Group (NASDAQ:RUTH) has a market capitalization of $674.11 million and generates $429.12 million in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $42.28 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.22 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Ruth's Hospitality Group have?

The company employs 4,527 workers across the globe.

When was Ruth's Hospitality Group founded?

Ruth's Hospitality Group was founded in 2008.

How can I contact Ruth's Hospitality Group?

Ruth's Hospitality Group's mailing address is 1030 W. CANTON AVENUE SUITE 100, WINTER PARK FL, 32789. The official website for the company is www.rhgi.com. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at (407) 333-7440, via email at investor@rhgi.com, or via fax at 407-833-9625.

This page (NASDAQ:RUTH) was last updated on 8/13/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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