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NASDAQ:RUTH

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

$17.41
-0.16 (-0.91%)
(As of 01/27/2023 08:55 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$17.27
$17.70
50-Day Range
$14.94
$18.18
52-Week Range
$14.65
$24.93
Volume
261,800 shs
Average Volume
342,728 shs
Market Capitalization
$578.01 million
P/E Ratio
14.75
Dividend Yield
3.22%
Price Target
$22.50

Ruth's Hospitality Group MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
29.2% Upside
$22.50 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.42% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.22
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.94mentions of Ruth
Based on 4 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
-4.07%
From $1.23 to $1.18 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.67 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

24th out of 214 stocks

Eating Places Industry

4th out of 42 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.

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RUTH Stock News Headlines

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RUTH Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/04/2022
Ex-Dividend for 12/2 Dividend
11/17/2022
Dividend Payable
12/02/2022
Today
1/30/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/23/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

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
$22.50
High Stock Price Forecast
$25.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$20.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+29.2%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.50
Research Coverage
2 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$42.28 million
Pretax Margin
8.78%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$429.12 million
Cash Flow
$1.77 per share
Book Value
$3.94 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
31,329,000
Market Cap
$578.01 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.83

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Key Executives

  • Ms. Cheryl Janet HenryMs. Cheryl Janet Henry (Age 49)
    Pres, CEO & Chairman
    Comp: $2.71M
  • Ms. Kristy ChipmanMs. Kristy Chipman (Age 51)
    COO, Exec. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer
    Comp: $1.07M
  • Ms. Marcy Norwood Lynch (Age 54)
    Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
    Comp: $715.43k
  • Mr. David E. Hyatt (Age 60)
    Sr. VP & Chief People Officer
    Comp: $579.61k
  • Michael Hynes
    VP of Accounting
  • Mr. Peter J. Beaudrault (Age 68)
    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?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ruth's Hospitality Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" RUTH shares.
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What is Ruth's Hospitality Group's stock price forecast for 2023?

2 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Ruth's Hospitality Group's stock. Their RUTH share price forecasts range from $20.00 to $25.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $22.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 29.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have RUTH shares performed in 2023?

Ruth's Hospitality Group's stock was trading at $15.48 at the beginning of the year. Since then, RUTH shares have increased by 12.5% and is now trading at $17.41.
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Are investors shorting Ruth's Hospitality Group?

Ruth's Hospitality Group saw a drop in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,070,000 shares, a drop of 28.2% from the December 31st total of 1,490,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 396,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.7 days. Currently, 3.4% of the company's stock are short sold.
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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 Thursday, February 23rd 2023.
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How were Ruth's Hospitality Group's earnings last quarter?

Ruth's Hospitality Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:RUTH) released its earnings results on Friday, November, 4th. The restaurant operator reported $0.16 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.18 by $0.02. The restaurant operator had revenue of $112.74 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $111.30 million. Ruth's Hospitality Group had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 30.24% and a net margin of 8.10%.

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 Friday, November 4th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 18th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, December 2nd. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.22%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 17th.
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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 3.22%. The dividend payout ratio is 47.46%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, RUTH will have a dividend payout ratio of 47.46% 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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Phocas Financial Corp. (0.84%), Congress Asset Management Co. MA (0.45%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.21%), True Signal LP (0.07%), Yousif Capital Management LLC (0.05%) and Comerica Bank (0.04%). 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 $17.41.

How much money does Ruth's Hospitality Group make?

Ruth's Hospitality Group (NASDAQ:RUTH) has a market capitalization of $578.01 million and generates $429.12 million in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $42.28 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.18 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Ruth's Hospitality Group have?

The company employs 4,527 workers across the globe.

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 1/30/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff