Wingstop Company Profile (NASDAQ:WING)

About Wingstop

Wingstop logoWingstop Inc. (Wingstop) is a franchisor and operator of restaurants that specializes in hand-sauced and tossed chicken wings. The Company offers around 11 flavors on its bone-in and boneless chicken wings paired with hand-cut, seasoned fries and sides made fresh daily. The Company operates business through two segments, which include Franchise segment and Company segment. The Company's Franchise segment consists of its domestic and international franchise restaurants. Its franchise operations segment consists of approximately 693 restaurants, which are operated by its Wingstop franchisees in the United States and five countries outside of the United States. The Company's Company segment consists of Company-owned restaurants, which are located in the United States.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Restaurants
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: WING
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $29.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $30.57
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $26.89
  • 52-Week Range: $28,728,000.00 - $20.31
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 56.50
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 47.84
  • P/E Growth: 2.76
  • Market Cap: $852.07M
  • Outstanding Shares: 28,728,000
  • Beta: 0.61
  • Net Margins: 18.15%
  • Return on Equity: -218.88%
  • Return on Assets: 13.38%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -945.11%
  • Current Ratio: 1.70%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.70%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.82)
Consensus Price Target: $32.09 (8.20% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/7/2016KeyCorpInitiated CoverageOverweight$36.00View Rating Details
9/7/2016Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$33.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details
8/29/2016WedbushReiterated RatingOutperform$35.00 -> $36.00View Rating Details
8/12/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$29.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
8/8/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$30.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$38.00View Rating Details
7/2/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingMarket Perform$26.00View Rating Details
4/19/2016Cowen and CompanyInitiated CoverageOutperform$34.00View Rating Details
3/5/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
11/30/2015GuggenheimInitiated CoverageBuy$26.00View Rating Details
10/7/2015SunTrust Banks Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$32.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/4/2016Q2$0.14$0.15$22.05 million$22.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q1$0.14$0.16$21.46 million$22.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/3/2016Q415$0.11$0.13$20.20 million$20.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.09$0.11$18.61 million$19.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$0.09$0.11$18.37 million$19.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.55 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.62 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.14$0.15$0.15
Q2 20165$0.13$0.16$0.14
Q3 20164$0.10$0.13$0.12
Q4 20165$0.12$0.16$0.14
Q1 20172$0.16$0.18$0.17
Q2 20172$0.15$0.16$0.16
Q3 20172$0.14$0.16$0.15
Q4 20172$0.15$0.16$0.16
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 45.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 58.92%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/12/2016Neal K AronsonDirectorSell6,000,000$28.50$171,000,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2016Stacy PetersonInsiderSell6,268$25.85$162,027.80View SEC Filing  
6/27/2016William EngenCOOSell4,340$25.85$112,189.00View SEC Filing  
6/22/2016Michael SkipworthInsiderSell5,000$27.42$137,100.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2016David A VernonInsiderSell17,206$27.57$474,369.42View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Charles R MorrisonCEOSell47,150$22.86$1,077,849.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Neal K AronsonDirectorSell6,354,532$22.86$145,264,601.52View SEC Filing  
6/17/2015Jay YoungGeneral CounselBuy12,000$19.00$228,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2015Michael MravleCFOBuy10,000$19.00$190,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2015Michael SkipworthInsiderBuy4,200$19.00$79,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2015Neal K AronsonDirectorSell3,224,610$19.00$61,267,590.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING)
News IconMeet Tina Howell, A Wingstop Top Franchisee (NASDAQ:WING) - September 23 at 7:26 PM
News IconInvestor News: Wingstop Inc (NASDAQ:WING) under Investigation (NASDAQ:WING) - September 23 at 7:26 PM logoWingstop, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WING-US : September 23, 2016 (NASDAQ:WING) - September 23 at 7:26 PM
News IconInvestor News: Wingstop Inc (NASDAQ:WING) under Investigation - GroundReport (NASDAQ:WING) - September 23 at 6:19 AM
News IconWingstop Inc (WING) Given Market Perform Rating at Wells Fargo ... - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:WING) - September 22 at 7:43 PM
News IconEarnings Analysis & Update for Wingstop Inc (NASDAQ:WING)? - Frisco Fastball (NASDAQ:WING) - September 20 at 5:37 AM logoWingstop Inc. : Announces Pricing of Secondary Offering (NASDAQ:WING) - September 19 at 7:59 PM logoPetco Hires New Chief Information Officer, Adds SVP, Retail Market Expansion (NASDAQ:WING) - September 19 at 6:43 AM logoWingstop Inc. : Announces Secondary Offering (NASDAQ:WING) - September 19 at 6:43 AM
News IconWhat are Analysts Expecting for Wingstop Inc (NASDAQ:WING) Earnings? - Frisco Fastball (NASDAQ:WING) - September 18 at 6:31 AM
News IconAnalysts Take the Wheel on Wingstop Inc (NASDAQ:WING) Shares ... - Frisco Fastball (NASDAQ:WING) - September 17 at 6:26 AM
News IconInvestigation for Investors in Wingstop Inc (NASDAQ:WING) over Potential Wrongdoing by Certain Directors - Digital Journal (NASDAQ:WING) - September 16 at 11:45 AM
News IconLooking Ahead for Wingstop Inc (NASDAQ:WING); Are These ... - Frisco Fastball (NASDAQ:WING) - September 15 at 8:13 PM logoWingstop: Ignore The Shorts - Seeking Alpha (NASDAQ:WING) - September 15 at 8:13 PM logoWhy Wingstop Inc. Stock Climbed 15% in August - Motley Fool (NASDAQ:WING) - September 15 at 8:13 PM logoWingstop : Tom Hanks, Rick Ross wants to share a plate of wings with you (NASDAQ:WING) - September 14 at 8:19 PM logoWhy Wingstop Inc. Stock Climbed 15% in August (NASDAQ:WING) - September 14 at 3:53 PM logoThird Victor Valley Wingstop location looms: No opening date, but planned for Crossroads Shopping Center (NASDAQ:WING) - September 14 at 12:30 PM logoKeyBanc Begins Coverage on Wingstop Inc. (WING) Setting A Rating Of “Overweight” (NASDAQ:WING) - September 8 at 7:44 PM logo9 Restaurant Stocks Baird Analysts Hunger For - Benzinga (NASDAQ:WING) - September 8 at 12:02 PM
News IconInterior stores at former Martinsburg Mall to close (NASDAQ:WING) - September 7 at 8:11 PM
News IconShort Data Recap for: Wingstop Inc. (NASDAQ:WING) - Post News (NASDAQ:WING) - September 6 at 8:11 PM logoWINGSTOP (WING) SHAREHOLDER ALERT – Andrews & Springer LLC Is Investigating Wingstop, Inc. For Potential Breaches of Fiduciary Duty (NASDAQ:WING) - September 6 at 8:11 PM
News IconShort Information Review for: Wingstop Inc. (NASDAQ:WING) - Post News (NASDAQ:WING) - August 31 at 6:28 AM
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News IconRinkins Report: Single mom turns catastrophes and chicken wings into cold, hard cash (NASDAQ:WING) - August 24 at 11:19 AM
News IconRinkins Report: Tina Howell Transforms Obstacles into Opportunities (NASDAQ:WING) - August 24 at 11:19 AM
News IconCrowd & Street Analysis on Wingstop Inc (NASDAQ:WING) - Post News (NASDAQ:WING) - August 23 at 8:23 PM logoWill Wingstop Inc (NASDAQ:WING) Hit $38 Price Target? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:WING) - August 17 at 8:35 PM
News IconRestaurant Chain Adds 'Living Wage' Charge to All Bills, Plus More Intel (NASDAQ:WING) - August 16 at 8:21 PM logoWINGSTOP INC. Financials (NASDAQ:WING) - August 16 at 8:21 PM logoWING Crosses Above Average Analyst Target (NASDAQ:WING) - August 13 at 7:44 PM logoBuyout Firms Cash In on Rally (NASDAQ:WING) - August 13 at 7:44 PM logoWINGSTOP INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:WING) - August 12 at 8:24 PM logoWhy Now Is The Time To Short Wingstop - Seeking Alpha (NASDAQ:WING) - August 12 at 11:35 AM logoBaron Funds Comments on Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING) - August 10 at 8:58 PM logoWingstop Inc. Announces Pricing of Secondary Offering - Yahoo Finance (NASDAQ:WING) - August 10 at 11:32 AM logoWingstop Inc. Announces Pricing of Secondary Offering - GlobeNewswire (press release) (NASDAQ:WING) - August 9 at 8:37 PM
News IconWingstop Inc. (NASADQ:WING) Shares Still Flying High - BNB Daily (blog) (NASDAQ:WING) - August 9 at 8:37 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Wingstop, Inc. : August 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:WING) - August 9 at 8:37 PM logoWingstop Inc. Announces Pricing of Secondary Offering (NASDAQ:WING) - August 9 at 11:45 AM logoWingstop Inc. Announces Secondary Offering - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:WING) - August 8 at 8:28 PM logo4:53 pm Wingstop announces secondary offering of 6 mln shares of common stock by stockholder (affiliate of Roark Capital) (NASDAQ:WING) - August 8 at 8:28 PM logoWingstop Inc. Announces Secondary Offering (NASDAQ:WING) - August 8 at 8:28 PM logo[$$] Roark Selling Shares of Wingstop in Secondary Offering (NASDAQ:WING) - August 8 at 8:28 PM logoNASDAQ – Pre Market 10 Most Advanced Stocks (NASDAQ:WING) - August 8 at 6:28 AM


Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING) Chart for Sunday, September, 25, 2016

Last Updated on 9/25/2016 by Staff