NYSE:ARCO - Arcos Dorados Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $8.00 -0.20 (-2.44 %) (As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$8.20Today's Range$7.97 - $8.1952-Week Range$6.05 - $10.50Volume608,000 shsAverage Volume660,462 shsMarket Capitalization$1.68 billionP/E Ratio13.11Dividend Yield1.26%Beta1.26 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 2626-3000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.53 Current Ratio1.06 Quick Ratio1.06 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio13.11 Forward P/E Ratio28.57 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.32 billion Price / Sales0.51 Cash Flow$1.0899 per share Price / Cash Flow7.34 Book Value$2.35 per share Price / Book3.40 Profitability 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$1.68 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. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, October 2nd will be given 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 2.50%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, October 1st. View Arcos Dorados' Dividend History. How will Arcos Dorados' stock buyback program work? Arcos Dorados announced that its board has initiated a share buyback plan on Tuesday, May 22nd 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $60,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 3.9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. How were Arcos Dorados' earnings last quarter? Arcos Dorados Holding Inc (NYSE:ARCO) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 14th. The restaurant operator reported $0.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.09 by $0.03. The restaurant operator had revenue of $724.37 million for the quarter. Arcos Dorados had a return on equity of 21.96% and a net margin of 3.00%. 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 negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing 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 closest to five being the most favorable. Arcos Dorados earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. Are investors shorting Arcos Dorados? Arcos Dorados saw a decrease in short interest in November. As of November 30th, there was short interest totalling 631,402 shares, a decrease of 36.0% from the November 15th total of 986,273 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 595,363 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.1 days. Currently, 0.5% of the shares of the stock 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), Jack in the Box (JACK), Cheesecake Factory (CAKE), Wingstop (WING), Brinker International (EAT), Dave & Buster's Entertainment (PLAY), 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) Who are Arcos Dorados' major shareholders? Arcos Dorados' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Teachers Advisors LLC (5.15%), International Value Advisers LLC (4.87%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.81%), Morgan Stanley (1.44%), Marshall Wace LLP (0.49%) and River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP (0.40%). Which major investors are selling Arcos Dorados stock? ARCO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Legato Capital Management LLC, Man Group plc, Teachers Advisors LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Trexquant Investment LP. Which major investors are buying Arcos Dorados stock? ARCO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including International Value Advisers LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd., JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP, Auxier Asset Management and Legal & General Group Plc. 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 $8.00. How big of a company is Arcos Dorados? Arcos Dorados has a market capitalization of $1.68 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: 177 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 297 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 474MarketBeat'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 12/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How are institutional investors different from individual investors?