Carrols Restaurant Group Company Profile (NASDAQ:TAST)

About Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST)

Carrols Restaurant Group logoCarrols Restaurant Group, Inc. is a holding company and conducts all of its operations through its subsidiary, Carrols Corporation (Carrols) and Carrols' subsidiary, Carrols LLC. The Company is a restaurant company and Burger King franchisee in the United States. As of January 1, 2017, the Company had owned and operated 753 Burger King restaurants under the name Burger King in 16 Northeastern, Midwestern and Southeastern states. Burger King restaurants feature the flame-broiled Whopper sandwich, as well as a range of hamburgers, chicken and other specialty sandwiches, French fries, salads, breakfast items, hot dogs, snacks, smoothies, frappes and other offerings. The Company's Burger King restaurants are located in various states, such as Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Restaurants
  • Sub-Industry: Restaurants
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:TAST
  • CUSIP: 14574X10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $433.76 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 35,409,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $13.42
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $14.15
  • 52 Week Range: $9.60 - $17.55
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.35
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 30.63
  • P/E Growth: 1.63
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $960.92 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.45
  • Book Value: $4.34 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.82
  • EBIDTA: $81.3 million
  • Net Margins: 2.47%
  • Return on Equity: 23.60%
  • Return on Assets: 6.26%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.80%
  • Current Ratio: 0.49%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.38%
  • Average Volume: 280,958 shs.
  • Beta: -0.1
  • Short Ratio: 3.61

Frequently Asked Questions for Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST)

What is Carrols Restaurant Group's stock symbol?

Carrols Restaurant Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "TAST."

How were Carrols Restaurant Group's earnings last quarter?

Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TAST) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 9th. The company reported ($0.14) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.08) by $0.06. The company earned $239.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $236.05 million. Carrols Restaurant Group had a return on equity of 23.60% and a net margin of 2.47%. The business's revenue was up 7.8% compared to the same quarter last year. View Carrols Restaurant Group's Earnings History.

Where is Carrols Restaurant Group's stock going? Where will Carrols Restaurant Group's stock price be in 2017?

2 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Carrols Restaurant Group's stock. Their predictions range from $15.50 to $17.00. On average, they anticipate Carrols Restaurant Group's share price to reach $16.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Carrols Restaurant Group.

Who are some of Carrols Restaurant Group's key competitors?

Who owns Carrols Restaurant Group stock?

Carrols Restaurant Group's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include First Manhattan Co. (8.45%), Cove Street Capital LLC (5.99%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.16%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.00%), PRIVATE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC (3.41%) and Cannell Capital LLC (3.21%). Company insiders that own Carrols Restaurant Group stock include Daniel T Accordino, Paul R Flanders, Timothy Lalonde and William E Myers. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Carrols Restaurant Group.

Who sold Carrols Restaurant Group stock? Who is selling Carrols Restaurant Group stock?

Carrols Restaurant Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cove Street Capital LLC, Hartford Investment Management Co., Vanguard Group Inc., Driehaus Capital Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse AG, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC and Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC.. Company insiders that have sold Carrols Restaurant Group stock in the last year include Daniel T Accordino and Timothy Lalonde. View Insider Buying and Selling for Carrols Restaurant Group.

Who bought Carrols Restaurant Group stock? Who is buying Carrols Restaurant Group stock?

Carrols Restaurant Group's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd., Cannell Capital LLC, Eagle Asset Management Inc., Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, First Manhattan Co., Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. and Menta Capital LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Carrols Restaurant Group.

How do I buy Carrols Restaurant Group stock?

Shares of Carrols Restaurant Group can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Carrols Restaurant Group stock cost?

One share of Carrols Restaurant Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.25.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $16.25 (32.65% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/3/2017Dougherty & CoReiterated RatingBuy -> Buy$18.50 -> $17.00N/AView Rating Details
7/5/2016Citigroup IncReiterated RatingBuy$15.00 -> $15.50N/AView Rating Details
1/29/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price Target$14.50 -> $15.50N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST)
Earnings by Quarter for Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST)
Earnings History by Quarter for Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/9/2017Q1 2017($0.08)($0.14)$236.05 million$239.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/2/2017Q4 2016$0.11$0.04$244.04 million$240.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q316$0.18$0.13$244.87 million$238.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/9/2016Q216$0.21$0.25$244.61 million$241.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q116($0.07)$0.05$216.19 million$222.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/3/2016Q415$0.06$0.18$226.77 million$229.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.05$0.16$214.78 million$217.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215($0.02)($0.14)$211.24 million$219.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115($0.29)($0.27)$191.82 million$193.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414($0.07)($0.78)$196.34 million$192.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314($0.05)($0.05)$180.30 million$179.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q2($0.05)($0.05)$173.33 million$168.58 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q1($0.26)($0.28)$152.08 million$151.45 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q4($0.15)($0.09)$164.40 million$165.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313($0.06)($0.09)$170.01 million$168.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013($0.05)($0.09)$176.20 million$173.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q1 2013($0.24)($0.23)$152.72 million$156.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2012($0.13)($0.28)$166.76 million$162.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312($0.03)($0.29)$177.13 million$169.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012$0.15$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2012$0.18$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2011$0.18$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2011$0.24$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2011$0.12$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.19$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.33
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171($0.08)($0.08)($0.08)
Q2 20171$0.22$0.22$0.22
Q3 20171$0.12$0.12$0.12
Q4 20171$0.07$0.07$0.07
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 83.88%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/14/2017Timothy LalondeVPSell13,617$13.96$190,093.32View SEC Filing  
3/9/2017Daniel T AccordinoCEOSell12,000$14.32$171,840.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2016Daniel T AccordinoCEOSell25,000$13.83$345,750.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2016Timothy LalondeVPSell4,000$13.61$54,440.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2015William E MyersVPSell10,000$11.34$113,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/14/2015Timothy LalondeVPSell3,000$12.96$38,880.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015Paul R FlandersCFOSell34,655$12.66$438,732.30View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Timothy LalondeVPSell1,300$7.05$9,165.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Timothy LalondeVPSell3,525$6.55$23,088.75View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Timothy LalondeVPSell5,000$6.42$32,100.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST)
Latest Headlines for Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST)
DateHeadline logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. (TAST) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $274.78 Million - May 17 at 1:14 PM logoCarrols Restaurant Group, Inc. :TAST-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 16, 2017 - May 16 at 8:05 PM logoCarrols Restaurant Group, Inc. (TAST) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.22 Per Share - May 15 at 11:12 AM logoEdited Transcript of TAST earnings conference call or presentation 9-May-17 12:30pm GMT - May 11 at 10:57 PM logoDougherty & Co Comments on Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (TAST) - May 11 at 7:34 AM logoBRIEF-Carrols Restaurant Group reports Q1 loss per share of $0.16 - May 10 at 10:28 AM logoCarrols Restaurant Group, Inc. (TAST) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.07 EPS - May 9 at 11:48 AM logoCarrols Restaurant Group, Inc. Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter 2017 - May 9 at 10:11 AM logoInvestor Network: Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. to Host Earnings Call - May 9 at 10:11 AM logoCarrols Restaurant reports 1Q loss - May 9 at 8:43 AM logoSomewhat Positive News Coverage Likely to Affect Carrols Restaurant Group (TAST) Stock Price - May 3 at 9:16 PM logoCarrols Restaurant Group (TAST) Given Media Sentiment Score of 0.46 - April 26 at 4:06 PM logo-$0.08 Earnings Per Share Expected for Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. (TAST) This Quarter - April 24 at 10:36 AM logoETFs with exposure to Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. : April 20, 2017 - April 20 at 8:58 PM logoCarrols Restaurant Group (TAST) Receives Media Sentiment Score of 0.56 - April 19 at 9:49 AM logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact Carrols Restaurant Group (TAST) Share Price - April 15 at 12:56 PM logoETFs with exposure to Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 12:54 PM logoZacks: Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. (TAST) Given $18.00 Consensus Target Price by Brokerages - April 3 at 1:23 PM logoCarrols Restaurant Group, Inc. (TAST) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday - March 27 at 8:14 AM logoCarrols: On Sale At 40% Discount To Peers Despite Unique Model Driving 25%+ Annual Growth - March 26 at 12:15 PM logoCARROLS RESTAURANT GROUP, INC. Financials - March 11 at 8:06 PM logoCARROLS RESTAURANT GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 7 at 7:59 PM logoCarrols Restaurant Group, Inc. Serves Up a Strong Quarter - March 3 at 7:59 AM logoEdited Transcript of TAST earnings conference call or presentation 2-Mar-17 1:30pm GMT - March 3 at 1:17 AM logoCarrols Restaurant Group's (TAST) CEO Dan Accordino on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - March 2 at 8:14 PM logoQ4 2016 Carrols Restaurant Group Inc Earnings Release - 07:00 am ET - March 2 at 9:53 AM logoCARROLS RESTAURANT GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statement - March 2 at 9:53 AM logoEarnings Scheduled For March 2, 2017 - March 2 at 6:14 AM featured highlights: Ross Stores, Lennox, Allstate, Carrols Restaurant Group and Verisk Analytics - February 22 at 8:41 PM logoCarrols Restaurant Group, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results on March 2, 2017 - February 9 at 6:02 AM logoTop Restaurant Stocks to Buy in 2017 - February 3 at 6:08 AM logoCarrols Restaurant Group (TAST): An Off-the-Radar Potential Winner - January 25 at 6:23 AM logoCARROLS RESTAURANT GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct F - January 21 at 3:02 AM logoLooking for a Growth Stock? Why It is Time to Focus on Carrols Restaurant (TAST) - January 20 at 7:00 AM logoTasty nugget from Carrolls Restaurant Group in front of ICR - January 11 at 5:38 AM logo1 Great Stock for Retirees - January 6 at 6:01 AM logoCarrols Restaurant Group, Inc. to Participate at the 19th Annual ICR Conference - January 4 at 5:48 AM logo9:36 am Carrol's Restaurant Group to purchase 43 Burger King restaurants in the Cincinnati market from GPS Hospitality; terms not disclosed - December 23 at 1:16 AM logoMore BK restaurants on the menu for Carrols Restaurant Group - December 21 at 11:31 AM



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