NASDAQ:WING - Wingstop Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $67.7805 +0.77 (+1.15 %) (As of 01/16/2019 09:56 AM ET)Previous Close$67.01Today's Range$67.2902 - $67.790552-Week Range$41.76 - $75.58Volume30,047 shsAverage Volume515,870 shsMarket Capitalization$1.97 billionP/E Ratio91.60Dividend Yield0.54%Beta0.99 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 February 22, 2018, the company operated approximately 1,000 restaurants the United States, Mexico, Singapore, the Philippines, Indonesia, the United Arab Emirates, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, and Colombia. Wingstop Inc. was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Receive WING News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WING and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Eating places Sub-IndustryN/A SectorRetail/Wholesale Current SymbolNASDAQ:WING Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.wingstop.com Phone972-686-6500Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio0.76 Quick Ratio0.76Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio91.60 Forward P/E Ratio78.81 P/E Growth3.98 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$105.55 million Price / Sales18.82 Cash Flow$0.8839 per share Price / Cash Flow76.68 Book Value($1.66) per share Price / Book-40.83Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.74 Net Income$27.30 million Net Margins21.14% Return on Equity-21.61% Return on Assets20.70%Miscellaneous Employees530 Outstanding Shares29,300,000Market Cap$1.97 billion OptionableOptionable Wingstop (NASDAQ:WING) Frequently Asked Questions What is Wingstop's stock symbol? Wingstop trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WING." How often does Wingstop pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Wingstop? Wingstop announced a special dividend on Friday, November 16th. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 26th will be paid a dividend of $3.05 per share on Monday, December 3rd. This represents a yield of 0.55%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 23rd. View Wingstop's Dividend History. How were Wingstop's earnings last quarter? Wingstop Inc (NASDAQ:WING) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October, 29th. The restaurant operator reported $0.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.02. The restaurant operator earned $38.25 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $38.02 million. Wingstop had a net margin of 21.14% and a negative return on equity of 21.61%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 15.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.16 EPS. View Wingstop's Earnings History. When is Wingstop's next earnings date? Wingstop is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Wingstop. What guidance has Wingstop issued on next quarter's earnings? Wingstop issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, October, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.85 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.85. Wingstop also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $0.85-0.85 EPS. What price target have analysts set for WING? 15 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Wingstop's shares. Their predictions range from $42.00 to $81.00. On average, they anticipate Wingstop's share price to reach $63.0667 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for Wingstop. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Wingstop? 15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Wingstop in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Wingstop. Has Wingstop been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about WING stock have trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Wingstop earned a daily sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Wingstop's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Wingstop include Aramark (ARMK), Texas Roadhouse (TXRH), Cracker Barrel Old Country Store (CBRL), Main Street Capital (MAIN), Jack in the Box (JACK), Cheesecake Factory (CAKE), Dave & Buster's Entertainment (PLAY), Brinker International (EAT), Arcos Dorados (ARCO), Bloomin' Brands (BLMN), Sonic (SONC), MITCHELLS &BUTLERS (MBPFF), Dine Brands Global (DIN), Papa John's Int'l (PZZA) and BJ's Restaurants (BJRI). Who are Wingstop's key executives? Wingstop's management team includes the folowing 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 & Chief Operating Officer (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 on Friday, June 12th 2015. The company issued 5,800,000 shares at $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. Who are Wingstop's major shareholders? Wingstop's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%) and Navellier & Associates Inc (0.02%). Company insiders that own Wingstop stock include Charles R Morrison, Flynn Dekker, Lawrence Kruguer, Madison Jobe, Michael J Hislop, Michael Mravle, Michael Skipworth, Sidney J Feltenstein 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 Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and Navellier & Associates Inc. Company insiders that have sold Wingstop company stock in the last year include Charles R Morrison, Flynn Dekker, Lawrence Kruguer, Madison Jobe, Michael J Hislop, Michael Skipworth and Stacy Peterson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Wingstop. Which institutional investors are buying Wingstop stock? WING stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View Insider Buying and Selling 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Wingstop's stock price today? One share of WING stock can currently be purchased for approximately $66.03. How big of a company is Wingstop? Wingstop has a market capitalization of $1.97 billion and generates $105.55 million in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $27.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.74 on an earnings per share basis. Wingstop employs 530 workers across the globe. What is Wingstop's official website? The official website for Wingstop is http://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. MarketBeat Community Rating for Wingstop (NASDAQ WING)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 315 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 288 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 603MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Wingstop and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WING will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. 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