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NASDAQ:RUTHRuth's Hospitality Group Stock Price, Forecast & News

+1.05 (+16.91 %)
(As of 07/15/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $7.26
50-Day Range
MA: $8.57
52-Week Range
Now: $7.26
Volume3.52 million shs
Average Volume1.53 million shs
Market Capitalization$207.49 million
P/E Ratio8.64
Dividend Yield9.66%
Ruth's Hospitality Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops, operates, and franchises fine dining restaurants under the Ruth's Chris Steak House name. Its restaurants offer food and beverage products to special occasion diners and frequent customers, as well as business clientele. As of February 22, 2019, the company had approximately 150 company-owned and franchisee-owned restaurants worldwide. Ruth's Hospitality Group, Inc. was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Winter Park, Florida.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.34 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places
Current SymbolNASDAQ:RUTH



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$468.03 million
Cash Flow$2.51 per share
Book Value$3.19 per share


Net Income$42.21 million


Market Cap$207.49 million
Next Earnings Date8/7/2020 (Estimated)

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Ruth's Hospitality Group (NASDAQ:RUTH) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Ruth's Hospitality Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Ruth's Hospitality Group's stock was trading at $13.70 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, RUTH stock has decreased by 47.0% and is now trading at $7.26. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Ruth's Hospitality Group?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ruth's Hospitality Group in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Ruth's Hospitality Group.

When is Ruth's Hospitality Group's next earnings date?

Ruth's Hospitality Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, August 7th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Ruth's Hospitality Group.

How were Ruth's Hospitality Group's earnings last quarter?

Ruth's Hospitality Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:RUTH) released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, May, 8th. The restaurant operator reported $0.09 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.17. The restaurant operator had revenue of $108.54 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $112.11 million. Ruth's Hospitality Group had a return on equity of 35.35% and a net margin of 5.36%. View Ruth's Hospitality Group's earnings history.

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

Ruth's Hospitality Group declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 24th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 6th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Friday, March 20th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.26%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 5th. This is a boost from Ruth's Hospitality Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.13. View Ruth's Hospitality Group's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for RUTH?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Ruth's Hospitality Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $22.00. On average, they anticipate Ruth's Hospitality Group's share price to reach $11.55 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 59.1% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Ruth's Hospitality Group.

Has Ruth's Hospitality Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about RUTH stock have trended positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Ruth's Hospitality Group earned a media sentiment score of 2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news about Ruth's Hospitality Group.

Who are some of Ruth's Hospitality Group's key competitors?

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 Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Walt Disney (DIS), Verizon Communications (VZ), Boeing (BA), Home Depot (HD), Delta Air Lines (DAL), Ford Motor (F), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA) and Bank of America (BAC).

Who are Ruth's Hospitality Group's key executives?

Ruth's Hospitality Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Michael P. O'Donnell, Exec. Chairman (Age 63)
  • Ms. Cheryl Janet Henry, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. Arne G. Haak, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51)
  • Ms. Susan L. Mirdamadi, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 57)
  • Michael Hynes, VP of Accounting

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.12%) and Global Retirement Partners LLC (0.02%). View institutional ownership trends for Ruth's Hospitality Group.

Which institutional investors are selling Ruth's Hospitality Group stock?

RUTH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC. View insider buying and selling activity for Ruth's Hospitality Group.

Which institutional investors are buying Ruth's Hospitality Group stock?

RUTH stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Global Retirement Partners LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for Ruth's Hospitality Group.

How do I buy shares of Ruth's Hospitality Group?

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

One share of RUTH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.26.

How big of a company is Ruth's Hospitality Group?

Ruth's Hospitality Group has a market capitalization of $207.49 million and generates $468.03 million in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $42.21 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.43 on an earnings per share basis. Ruth's Hospitality Group employs 5,740 workers across the globe.

What is Ruth's Hospitality Group's official website?

The official website for Ruth's Hospitality Group is www.rhgi.com.

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 restaurant operator can be reached via phone at 407-333-7440 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/16/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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