NYSE:ARCO - Arcos Dorados Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $7.49 +0.01 (+0.13 %) (As of 11/16/2018 11:01 AM ET)Previous Close$7.48Today's Range$7.46 - $7.5952-Week Range$6.05 - $10.50Volume13,499 shsAverage Volume406,532 shsMarket Capitalization$1.50 billionP/E Ratio12.30Dividend Yield1.40%Beta1.22 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 Ratio1.57 Current Ratio1.05 Quick Ratio0.95 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.30 Forward P/E Ratio26.75 P/E Growth1.31 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.32 billion Price / Sales0.48 Cash Flow$1.1383 per share Price / Cash6.58 Book Value$2.35 per share Price / Book3.19 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.61 Net Income$129.16 million Net Margins2.82% Return on Equity21.03% Return on Assets5.69% Miscellaneous Employees78,806 Outstanding Shares211,070,000Market Cap$1.50 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 announced 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 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.67%. 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 of Directors has initiated a stock buyback program on Tuesday, May 22nd 2018, which allows the company to buyback $60,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 3.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Arcos Dorados' earnings last quarter? Arcos Dorados Holding Inc (NYSE:ARCO) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 14th. The restaurant operator reported $0.12 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.03. The restaurant operator earned $724.37 million during the quarter. Arcos Dorados had a return on equity of 21.03% and a net margin of 2.82%. 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 price target have analysts set for ARCO? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Arcos Dorados' stock. Their predictions range from $10,000,000.00 to $0.00. On average, they expect Arcos Dorados' share price to reach $0.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 100.0%. View Analyst Price Targets 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? Media coverage about ARCO stock has trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Arcos Dorados earned a daily sentiment score of 2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Are investors shorting Arcos Dorados? Arcos Dorados saw a increase in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 863,492 shares, an increase of 60.3% from the October 15th total of 538,525 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 411,761 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.1 days. Approximately 0.7% of the company's stock are short sold. 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), Dave & Buster's Entertainment (PLAY), Jack in the Box (JACK), Brinker International (EAT), Bloomin' Brands (BLMN), Wingstop (WING), Papa John's Int'l (PZZA), Dine Brands Global (DIN), Sonic (SONC), MITCHELLS &BUTLERS (MBPFF), 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include International Value Advisers LLC (4.87%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.81%), River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP (0.40%), BlackRock Inc. (0.28%), Legato Capital Management LLC (0.19%) and Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. (0.17%). Which institutional investors are selling Arcos Dorados stock? ARCO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Legato Capital Management LLC, Man Group plc, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Trexquant Investment LP, Macquarie Group Ltd. and Paloma Partners Management Co. Which institutional investors are buying Arcos Dorados stock? ARCO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including International Value Advisers LLC, Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd., JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP and CIBC World Markets Inc.. 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 $7.49. How big of a company is Arcos Dorados? Arcos Dorados has a market capitalization of $1.50 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: 173 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 290 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 463MarketBeat'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 11/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are retained earnings?