NYSE:ARCO - Arcos Dorados Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $8.71 +0.10 (+1.16 %) (As of 01/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$8.71Today's Range$8.55 - $8.7752-Week Range$6.05 - $10.32Volume546,052 shsAverage Volume474,043 shsMarket Capitalization$1.82 billionP/E Ratio14.28Dividend Yield1.16%Beta1.14 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Arcos Dorados Holdings Inc. operates as a franchisee of McDonald's restaurants. It has the exclusive right to own, operate, and grant franchises of McDonald's restaurants in 20 countries and territories in Latin America and the Caribbean, including Argentina, Aruba, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Curaçao, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, the United States Virgin Islands of St. Croix and St. Thomas, and Venezuela. As of April 27, 2018, the company operated or franchised approximately 2,100 McDonald's-branded restaurants. Arcos Dorados Holdings Inc. was founded in 2007 and is based in Montevideo, Uruguay. Receive ARCO News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ARCO and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Eating places Sub-IndustryN/A SectorRetail/Wholesale Current SymbolNYSE:ARCO Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.arcosdorados.com Phone598 2626-3000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.53 Current Ratio1.06 Quick Ratio1.06Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio14.28 Forward P/E Ratio31.11 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.32 billion Price / Sales0.55 Cash Flow$1.0956 per share Price / Cash Flow7.95 Book Value$2.35 per share Price / Book3.71Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.61 Net Income$129.16 million Net Margins3.00% Return on Equity21.96% Return on Assets5.95%Miscellaneous Employees78,806 Outstanding Shares211,070,000Market Cap$1.82 billion OptionableOptionable Arcos Dorados (NYSE:ARCO) Frequently Asked Questions What is Arcos Dorados' stock symbol? Arcos Dorados trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ARCO." How often does Arcos Dorados pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Arcos Dorados? Arcos Dorados declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 28th. Investors of record on Tuesday, October 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Friday, October 5th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.30%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, October 1st. View Arcos Dorados' Dividend History. How will Arcos Dorados' stock buyback program work? Arcos Dorados declared that its board has approved a stock buyback plan on Tuesday, May 22nd 2018, which allows the company to buyback $60,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 3.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are typically an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued. How were Arcos Dorados' earnings last quarter? Arcos Dorados Holding Inc (NYSE:ARCO) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 14th. The restaurant operator reported $0.12 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.09 by $0.03. The restaurant operator earned $724.37 million during the quarter. Arcos Dorados had a net margin of 3.00% and a return on equity of 21.96%. View Arcos Dorados' Earnings History. When is Arcos Dorados' next earnings date? Arcos Dorados is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Arcos Dorados. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Arcos Dorados? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Arcos Dorados in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Arcos Dorados. Has Arcos Dorados been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about ARCO stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing 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. Arcos Dorados earned a media sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Are investors shorting Arcos Dorados? Arcos Dorados saw a increase in short interest in December. As of December 14th, there was short interest totalling 903,857 shares, an increase of 43.2% from the November 30th total of 631,402 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 572,667 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.6 days. Currently, 0.8% of the company's shares are sold short. View Arcos Dorados' Current Options Chain. Who are some of Arcos Dorados' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Arcos Dorados include Texas Roadhouse (TXRH), Cracker Barrel Old Country Store (CBRL), Main Street Capital (MAIN), Cheesecake Factory (CAKE), Jack in the Box (JACK), Dave & Buster's Entertainment (PLAY), Wingstop (WING), Brinker International (EAT), Bloomin' Brands (BLMN), Sonic (SONC), MITCHELLS &BUTLERS (MBPFF), Dine Brands Global (DIN), Papa John's Int'l (PZZA), BJ's Restaurants (BJRI) and Denny's (DENN). Who are Arcos Dorados' key executives? Arcos Dorados' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Woods Staton, Exec. Chairman (Age 68)Mr. Sergio Daniel Alonso, CEO & Director (Age 55)Mr. Mariano Tannenbaum, Chief Financial Officer (Age 44)Mr. Marcelo Rabach, Chief Operating Officer (Age 48)Mr. Daniel Schleiniger, VP of Corp. Communications & Investor Relations (Age 44) How do I buy shares of Arcos Dorados? Shares of ARCO 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 Arcos Dorados' stock price today? One share of ARCO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.71. How big of a company is Arcos Dorados? Arcos Dorados has a market capitalization of $1.82 billion and generates $3.32 billion in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $129.16 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.61 on an earnings per share basis. Arcos Dorados employs 78,806 workers across the globe. What is Arcos Dorados' official website? The official website for Arcos Dorados is http://www.arcosdorados.com. How can I contact Arcos Dorados? Arcos Dorados' mailing address is Dr. Luis Bonavita 1294 Office 501, Montevideo X3, 11300. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at 598 2626-3000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Arcos Dorados (NYSE ARCO)Community Ranking: 1.9 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 178 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 299 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 477MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Arcos Dorados and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ARCO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ARCO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the benefits of a balanced fund?