NASDAQ:WING - Wingstop Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$65.48 -0.63 (-0.95 %)
(As of 11/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$66.11
Today's Range$64.03 - $66.21
52-Week Range$37.50 - $75.58
Volume571,654 shs
Average Volume590,504 shs
Market Capitalization$1.92 billion
P/E Ratio88.49
Dividend Yield0.54%
Beta1.1
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Eating places
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorRetail/Wholesale
Current SymbolNASDAQ:WING
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone972-686-6500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.76
Quick Ratio0.76

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio88.49
Forward P/E Ratio76.14
P/E Growth3.92

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$105.55 million
Price / Sales18.18
Cash Flow$0.8751 per share
Price / Cash74.83
Book Value($4.65) per share
Price / Book-14.08

Profitability

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 Shares29,300,000
Market Cap$1.92 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 quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 31st. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.09 per share on Tuesday, December 18th. This represents a $0.36 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.55%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 3rd. View Wingstop's Dividend History.

How were Wingstop's earnings last quarter?

Wingstop Inc (NASDAQ:WING) released its earnings results on Monday, October, 29th. The restaurant operator reported $0.21 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.02. The restaurant operator had revenue of $38.25 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates 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 in the previous year, the firm posted $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 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Wingstop's shares. Their predictions range from $42.00 to $81.00. On average, they anticipate Wingstop's stock price to reach $63.20 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.4%. 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, 8 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Wingstop.

Has Wingstop been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about WING stock have trended positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Wingstop earned a media sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Wingstop's key competitors?

Who are Wingstop's key executives?

Wingstop's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Charles R. Morrison, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 50)
  • Mr. Michael J. Skipworth, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 40)
  • Mr. Lawrence D. Kruguer, Exec. VP & Chief Operating Officer (Age 53)
  • Ms. Stacy Peterson, Exec. VP & Chief Experience Officer (Age 42)
  • Mr. Darryl R. Marsch, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 52)

When did Wingstop IPO?

(WING) raised $75 million in an IPO 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 number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.14%), FMR LLC (3.52%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (2.84%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.76%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (2.71%) and Carillon Tower Advisers Inc. (2.43%). 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 major investors are selling Wingstop stock?

WING stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Bamco Inc. NY, FMR LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Franklin Resources Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. 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 major investors are buying Wingstop stock?

WING stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Eagle Asset Management Inc., Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., WINTON GROUP Ltd, Putnam Investments LLC, BlackRock Inc. and Assenagon Asset Management S.A.. 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 $65.43.

How big of a company is Wingstop?

Wingstop has a market capitalization of $1.92 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  308 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  274 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  582
MarketBeat'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. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WING will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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