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NASDAQ:WING

Wingstop - WING Stock Forecast, Price & News

$155.46
+5.23 (+3.48%)
(As of 01/26/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$152.13
$156.56
50-Day Range
$132.31
$165.51
52-Week Range
$67.67
$170.87
Volume
422,584 shs
Average Volume
465,650 shs
Market Capitalization
$4.65 billion
P/E Ratio
110.26
Dividend Yield
0.51%
Price Target
$156.00

Wingstop MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.61 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
0.3% Upside
$156.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
12.10% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.64mentions of Wingstop in the last 14 days
Based on 8 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.88 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
15.66%
From $1.66 to $1.92 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.88 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

144th out of 214 stocks

Eating Places Industry

29th out of 42 stocks


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About Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING) Stock

Wingstop, Inc. is a franchisor and operator of restaurants, which engages in the provision of cooked-to-order, hand-sauced, and tossed chicken wings. It operates through Franchise and Company segments. The Franchise segment consists of domestic and international franchise restaurants. The Company segment comprises company-owned restaurants. The company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Addison, TX.

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WING Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/03/2021
Ex-Dividend for 12/2 Dividend
11/09/2022
Dividend Payable
12/02/2022
Today
1/27/2023
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
2/22/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Eating places
Sub-Industry
N/A
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:WING
Fax
N/A
Employees
240
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$156.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$186.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$70.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+0.3%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.61
Research Coverage
18 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$42.66 million
Pretax Margin
17.41%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$282.50 million
Cash Flow
$1.72 per share
Book Value
($10.38) per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
29,723,000
Market Cap
$4.65 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.62

Key Executives

  • Michael J. SkipworthMichael J. Skipworth
    President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Alex R. KaleidaAlex R. Kaleida
    Senior VP, Chief Financial & Accounting Officer
  • Marisa J. CaronaMarisa J. Carona
    Chief Growth Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Albert G. McGrathAlbert G. McGrath
    Secretary, Senior Vice President & General Counsel
  • Craig Sherwood
    Senior Vice President-US Development













WING Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Wingstop stock right now?

18 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wingstop in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" WING shares.
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What is Wingstop's stock price forecast for 2023?

18 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Wingstop's stock. Their WING share price forecasts range from $70.00 to $186.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $156.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.3% from the stock's current price.
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How have WING shares performed in 2023?

Wingstop's stock was trading at $137.62 at the beginning of 2023. Since then, WING stock has increased by 13.0% and is now trading at $155.46.
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When is Wingstop's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 22nd 2023.
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How can I listen to Wingstop's earnings call?

Wingstop will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, February 22nd at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 412-317-0088 with passcode "1996778".

How were Wingstop's earnings last quarter?

Wingstop Inc. (NASDAQ:WING) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 3rd. The restaurant operator reported $0.29 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.35 by $0.06. The restaurant operator earned $65.78 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $74.86 million. Wingstop had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.46% and a net margin of 13.01%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 2.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.34 earnings per share.

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

Wingstop announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 25th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.19 per share on Friday, December 2nd. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.49%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 9th.
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Is Wingstop a good dividend stock?

Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING) pays an annual dividend of $0.76 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.51%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 5 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 53.90%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, WING will have a dividend payout ratio of 39.58% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Wingstop issued on next quarter's earnings?

Wingstop updated its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Wednesday, November, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.61-$1.63 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $1.58. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What is Charles Morrison's approval rating as Wingstop's CEO?

132 employees have rated Wingstop Chief Executive Officer Charles Morrison on Glassdoor.com. Charles Morrison has an approval rating of 61% among the company's employees. This puts Charles Morrison in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA), Walt Disney (DIS), Alibaba Group (BABA), PayPal (PYPL), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Salesforce (CRM), Block (SQ) and Intel (INTC).

When did Wingstop IPO?

(WING) raised $75 million in an initial public offering 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 acted 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 investors include Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (2.36%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (1.64%), Copeland Capital Management LLC (1.54%), Strs Ohio (0.13%), Silvant Capital Management LLC (0.11%) and Carnegie Capital Asset Management LLC (0.11%). Insiders that own company stock include Albert G Mcgrath, Alex Kaleida, Charles R Morrison, Charles R Morrison, Christina Clarke, Donnie Upshaw, Madison Jobe, Mahesh Sadarangani, Marisa Carona, Michael Skipworth, Nicolas Boudet and Stacy Peterson.
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How do I buy shares of Wingstop?

Shares of WING stock 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 Wingstop's stock price today?

One share of WING stock can currently be purchased for approximately $155.46.

How much money does Wingstop make?

Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING) has a market capitalization of $4.65 billion and generates $282.50 million in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $42.66 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.41 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Wingstop have?

The company employs 240 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Wingstop?

Wingstop's mailing address is 5501 LBJ FREEWAY 5TH FLOOR, DALLAS TX, 75240. The official website for the company is www.wingstop.com. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at (972) 686-6500 or via email at ir@wingstop.com.

This page (NASDAQ:WING) was last updated on 1/27/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff