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NASDAQ:WINGWingstop Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.02 (-0.02 %)
(As of 05/25/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $121.22
50-Day Range
MA: $110.05
52-Week Range
Now: $121.22
Volume547,359 shs
Average Volume603,585 shs
Market Capitalization$3.59 billion
P/E Ratio163.81
Dividend Yield0.36%
Wingstop Inc., together with its subsidiaries, franchises and operates restaurants under the Wingstop brand name. Its restaurants offer cooked-to-order, hand-sauced, and tossed chicken wings. As of December 29, 2018, the company operated approximately 1,252 restaurants in the United States, Mexico, Panama, Singapore, Indonesia, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, and Colombia. Wingstop Inc. was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.78 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places
Current SymbolNASDAQ:WING



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$199.68 million
Cash Flow$0.98 per share
Book Value($7.11) per share


Net Income$20.48 million


Market Cap$3.59 billion
Next Earnings Date8/6/2020 (Estimated)

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Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Wingstop's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Wingstop's stock was trading at $71.57 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WING shares have increased by 69.4% and is now trading at $121.22. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Wingstop?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wingstop in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Wingstop.

When is Wingstop's next earnings date?

Wingstop is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 6th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Wingstop.

How were Wingstop's earnings last quarter?

Wingstop Inc (NASDAQ:WING) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 6th. The restaurant operator reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.03. The restaurant operator had revenue of $55.44 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $55.69 million. Wingstop had a negative return on equity of 11.05% and a net margin of 10.61%. Wingstop's revenue for the quarter was up 15.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.22 EPS. View Wingstop's earnings history.

How often does Wingstop pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Wingstop?

Wingstop announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 7th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share on Thursday, June 25th. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.36%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 17th. View Wingstop's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for WING?

19 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Wingstop's stock. Their forecasts range from $93.00 to $143.00. On average, they expect Wingstop's share price to reach $117.65 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.9%. View analysts' price targets for Wingstop.

Has Wingstop been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about WING stock have trended very positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Wingstop earned a news sentiment score of 4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutWingstop.

Are investors shorting Wingstop?

Wingstop saw a decrease in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 3,190,000 shares, a decrease of 14.9% from the April 15th total of 3,750,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 684,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.7 days. Approximately 10.9% of the company's stock are sold short. View Wingstop's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Wingstop's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Wingstop own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Wingstop investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Netflix (NFLX), Paypal (PYPL), Walt Disney (DIS), Adobe (ADBE), Shopify (SHOP), Starbucks (SBUX) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are Wingstop's key executives?

Wingstop's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Charles R. Morrison, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Michael J. Skipworth, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 41)
  • Mr. Lawrence D. Kruguer, Exec. VP & COO (Age 54)
  • Ms. Stacy Peterson, Exec. VP & Chief Experience Officer (Age 43)
  • Mr. Darryl R. Marsch, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 53)

When did Wingstop IPO?

(WING) raised $75 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Friday, June 12th 2015. The company issued 5,800,000 shares at a price of $12.00-$14.00 per share. Morgan Stanley, Jefferies and Baird served as the underwriters for the IPO and Goldman Sachs, Barclays and Wells Fargo Securities were co-managers.

What is Wingstop's stock symbol?

Wingstop trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WING."

Who are Wingstop's major shareholders?

Wingstop's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.97%), Fred Alger Management LLC (5.14%), Federated Hermes Inc. (4.75%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (4.42%), Invesco Ltd. (4.07%) and State Street Corp (2.98%). Company insiders that own Wingstop stock include Charles R Morrison, Lawrence Kruguer, Madison Jobe, Maurice Cooper, Michael J Hislop, Michael Skipworth, Nicolas Boudet and Stacy Peterson. View institutional ownership trends for Wingstop.

Which institutional investors are selling Wingstop stock?

WING stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Two Sigma Investments LP, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, Fred Alger Management LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP, BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, and Franklin Resources Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Wingstop company stock in the last year include Charles R Morrison, Madison Jobe, Maurice Cooper, Michael J Hislop, Michael Skipworth, and Nicolas Boudet. View insider buying and selling activity for Wingstop.

Which institutional investors are buying Wingstop stock?

WING stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eagle Asset Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Artemis Investment Management LLP, Artemis Investment Management LLP, MIK Capital LP, and WCM Investment Management LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for Wingstop.

How do I buy shares of Wingstop?

Shares of WING can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Wingstop's stock price today?

One share of WING stock can currently be purchased for approximately $121.22.

How big of a company is Wingstop?

Wingstop has a market capitalization of $3.59 billion and generates $199.68 million in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $20.48 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.73 on an earnings per share basis. Wingstop employs 170 workers across the globe.

What is Wingstop's official website?

The official website for Wingstop is www.wingstop.com.

How can I contact Wingstop?

Wingstop's mailing address is 5501 LBJ FREEWAY 5TH FLOOR, DALLAS TX, 75240. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at 972-686-6500.

This page was last updated on 5/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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