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QQQ   283.80
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QQQ   283.80

Wendy's Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.20 (+1.07%)
(As of 06/29/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.55 million shs
Average Volume
2.71 million shs
Market Capitalization
$4.05 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target
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WEN Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Overall MarketRank

3.23 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

23rd out of 283 stocks

Eating & Drinking Places Industry

2nd out of 9 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 4.5Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

About Wendy's (NASDAQ:WEN)

The Wendy's Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a quick-service restaurant company. It operates through three segments: Wendy's U.S., Wendy's International, and Global Real Estate & Development. The company is involved in operating, developing, and franchising a system of quick-service restaurants specializing in hamburger sandwiches. As of January 2, 2022, it operated approximately 403 company-operated restaurants; 5,535 franchised restaurants in the United States; and 1,006 franchised restaurants internationally. The company also owns and leases real estate properties. It owns 485 and leases 1,235 properties, which are leased or subleased to franchisees. The company was formerly known as Wendy's/Arby's Group, Inc. and changed its name to The Wendy's Company in July 2011. The Wendy's Company was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Eating & drinking places
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/15 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
High Stock Price Forecast
Low Stock Price Forecast
Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
16 Analysts


Net Income
$200.39 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.90 billion
Cash Flow
$1.39 per share
Book Value
$1.98 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$4.05 billion

Wendy's Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Wendy's stock right now?

16 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wendy's in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" Wendy's stock.
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What is Wendy's' stock price forecast for 2022?

16 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Wendy's' stock. Their WEN stock forecasts range from $18.50 to $31.00. On average, they expect Wendy's' stock price to reach $25.28 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 33.6% from the stock's current price.
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How has Wendy's' stock performed in 2022?

Wendy's' stock was trading at $23.85 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, WEN stock has decreased by 20.7% and is now trading at $18.92.
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When is Wendy's' next earnings date?

Wendy's is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 10th 2022.
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How were Wendy's' earnings last quarter?

The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 11th. The restaurant operator reported $0.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.01. The restaurant operator had revenue of $488.64 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $495.76 million. Wendy's had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 34.82% and a net margin of 10.20%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.20 EPS.
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How often does Wendy's pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Wendy's?

Wendy's announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 12th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, June 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.125 per share on Wednesday, June 15th. This represents a $0.50 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.64%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 31st.
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Is Wendy's a good dividend stock?

Wendy's(NASDAQ:WEN) pays an annual dividend of $0.50 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.67%. Wendy's has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Wendy's is 56.82%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Wendy's will have a dividend payout ratio of 49.50% next year. This indicates that Wendy's will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Wendy's issued on next quarter's earnings?

Wendy's updated its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Wednesday, June, 22nd. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.82-$0.86 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.83. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

Who are Wendy's' key executives?

Wendy's' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Todd Allan Penegor, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57, Pay $4.42M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Gunther Plosch, Chief Financial Officer (Age 53, Pay $2.1M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Kevin Vasconi, Chief Information Officer (Age 61, Pay $1.85M)
  • Ms. Abigail E. Pringle, Pres of International & Chief Devel. Officer (Age 48, Pay $1.9M)
  • Mr. Kurt A. Kane, Pres of U.S. & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 50, Pay $2.25M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Leigh A. Burnside, Sr. VP of Fin. & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 52)
  • Gregory J. Lemenchick, Sr. Director of Investor Relations and Corp. FP&A
  • Mr. Eric J. Wunsch Esq., Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Michael G. Berner, VP of Corp. & Securities Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Assistant Sec.
  • Ms. Heidi Schauer, VP of Communications, Public Affairs & Customer Care

What is Todd Penegor's approval rating as Wendy's' CEO?

827 employees have rated Wendy's CEO Todd Penegor on Glassdoor.com. Todd Penegor has an approval rating of 71% among Wendy's' employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Wendy's own?

What is Wendy's' stock symbol?

Wendy's trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WEN."

How do I buy shares of Wendy's?

Shares of WEN 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 Wendy's' stock price today?

One share of WEN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.92.

How much money does Wendy's make?

Wendy's (NASDAQ:WEN) has a market capitalization of $4.05 billion and generates $1.90 billion in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $200.39 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.879990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Wendy's have?

Wendy's employs 14,500 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Wendy's?

Wendy's' mailing address is ONE DAVE THOMAS BLVD, DUBLIN OH, 43017. The official website for Wendy's is www.wendys.com. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at (614) 764-3100, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 678-514-5344.

This page (NASDAQ:WEN) was last updated on 6/30/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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