Sonic Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:SONC) Notice: This company has been marked as potentially delisted and may not be actively trading. Adding Choose a watchlist: Adding You have already added five stocks to your watchlist. Upgrade to MarketBeat Daily Premium to add more stocks to your watchlist. Adding Sonic Co. Please log in to your account or sign up in order to add this asset to your watchlist. Log In and Add $43.49 0.00 (0.00 %) (As of 10/18/2019 04:00 PM ET) Add Compare Today's Range$43.49Now: $43.49▼$43.4950-Day Range$43.49MA: $43.49▼$43.4952-Week Range$23.22Now: $43.49▼$44.87VolumeN/AAverage Volume594,399 shsMarket Capitalization$1.55 billionP/E Ratio29.19Dividend Yield1.47%Beta1.32 ProfileAnalyst RatingsDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Sonic Corp., through its subsidiaries, operates and franchises a chain of drive-in restaurants in the United States. As of August 31, 2018, the company operated 3,606 Sonic Drive-Ins in 45 states, including 3,427 Drive-Ins owned and operated by franchisees; and 179 Drive-Ins owned and operated by the company. The company also owns and leases 162 properties; and sublease 48 properties to franchisees and other parties. Read More… Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Eating places Sub-IndustryRestaurants SectorRetail/Wholesale Current SymbolNASDAQ:SONC Previous Symbol CUSIP83545110 CIK868611 Webhttp://www.sonicdrivein.com/ Phone405-225-5000Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.68 Quick Ratio1.65Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio29.19 Forward P/E Ratio26.36 P/E Growth1.86 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$423.59 million Price / Sales3.66 Cash Flow$2.68 per share Price / Cash Flow16.25 Book Value($8.12) per share Price / Book-5.36Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.49 Net Income$71.20 million Net Margins16.81% Return on Equity-21.64% Return on Assets10.39%Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares35,690,000Market Cap$1.55 billion Next Earnings DateN/A OptionableOptionable Receive SONC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SONC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Sonic (NASDAQ:SONC) Frequently Asked Questions What is Sonic's stock symbol? Sonic trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SONC." How will Sonic's stock buyback program work? Sonic declared that its board has approved a stock repurchase program on Wednesday, August 8th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 40.5% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are typically a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued. How were Sonic's earnings last quarter? Sonic Co. (NASDAQ:SONC) released its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 16th. The restaurant operator reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.01. The restaurant operator had revenue of $111.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $113.22 million. Sonic had a net margin of 16.81% and a negative return on equity of 21.64%. The business's revenue was down 9.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.45 earnings per share. View Sonic's Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for SONC? 1 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Sonic's stock. Their forecasts range from $43.50 to $43.50. On average, they expect Sonic's stock price to reach $43.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Sonic. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sonic? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sonic in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Sonic. Has Sonic been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about SONC stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Sonic earned a media sentiment score of -1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Sonic. Who are some of Sonic's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Sonic include Cracker Barrel Old Country Store (CBRL), Texas Roadhouse (TXRH), Main Street Capital (MAIN), Wingstop (WING), Jack in the Box (JACK), Papa John's Int'l (PZZA), Cheesecake Factory (CAKE), Bloomin' Brands (BLMN), Brinker International (EAT), Arcos Dorados (ARCO), Denny's (DENN), Dine Brands Global (DIN), Dave & Buster's Entertainment (PLAY), BJ's Restaurants (BJRI) and Bojangles (BOJA). What other stocks do shareholders of Sonic own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Sonic investors own include Netflix (nflx), Walt Disney (dis), Intel (INTC), Starbucks (sbux), NVIDIA (NVDA), General Electric (GE), Global Medical REIT (GMRE), AT&T (t), Twitter (TWTR) and Broadcom (AVGO). Who are Sonic's key executives? Sonic's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. J. Clifford Hudson, Chairman & CEO (Age 64)Ms. Claudia S. San Pedro, Pres (Age 49)Ms. Paige S. Bass, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 49)Mr. E. Edward Saroch, Sr. VP of Franchise Relations (Age 61)Mr. John H. Budd III, Exec. VP and Chief Strategy & Bus. Devel. Officer (Age 51) What is Sonic's stock price today? One share of SONC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.49. How big of a company is Sonic? Sonic has a market capitalization of $1.55 billion and generates $423.59 million in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $71.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.49 on an earnings per share basis. View Additional Information About Sonic. What is Sonic's official website? The official website for Sonic is http://www.sonicdrivein.com/. How can I contact Sonic? Sonic's mailing address is 300 JOHNNY BENCH DRIVE, OKLAHOMA CITY OK, 73104. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at 405-225-5000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Sonic (NASDAQ SONC)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 521 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 612 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,133MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sonic and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SONC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SONC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 10/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What moving averages are used to define a golden cross?