Aramark Company Profile (NYSE:ARMK)

About Aramark

Aramark logoAramark is a global provider of food, facilities and uniform services to education, healthcare, business and industry, and sports, leisure and corrections clients. The Company operates through three segments: Food and Support Services North America (FSS North America), Food and Support Services International (FSS International), and Uniform and Career Apparel (Uniform). FSS North America and FSS International segments include food, refreshment, specialized dietary and support services, including facility maintenance and housekeeping, provided to business, educational and healthcare institutions and in sports, leisure and other facilities. The Uniform segment includes rental, sale, cleaning, maintenance and delivery of personalized uniforms and other textile items to clients in a range of industries in the United States, Puerto Rico, Japan and Canada, including manufacturing, transportation, construction, restaurants and hotels, healthcare and pharmaceutical industries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Specialty Eateries
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: ARMK
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $35.87
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $34.49
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $36.06
  • 52-Week Range: $31.38 - $38.30
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.86
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.55
  • P/E Growth: 1.49
  • Market Cap: $8.80B
  • Outstanding Shares: 246,304,000
  • Beta: 0.48
  • Net Margins: 2.21%
  • Return on Equity: 18.87%
  • Return on Assets: 3.87%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.40%
  • Current Ratio: 1.33%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.02%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.85)
Consensus Price Target: $40.67 (13.78% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/22/2017Deutsche Bank AGInitiated CoverageBuy$42.00View Rating Details
1/20/2017RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$42.00View Rating Details
1/10/2017Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$38.00 -> $37.00View Rating Details
11/16/2016Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetTop Pick$42.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details
8/25/2016MacquarieInitiated CoverageOutperform$44.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$41.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016Bank of America CorpBoost Price TargetBuy$38.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetOverweight$37.00 -> $44.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016NomuraBoost Price TargetBuy$40.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
5/2/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/26/2016Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageHold$35.00View Rating Details
3/22/2016Sterne Agee CRTInitiated CoverageBuy$39.00View Rating Details
3/15/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$38.00View Rating Details
4/1/2015Cleveland ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 3/1/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/7/2017Q117$0.53$0.55$3.73 billion$3.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/15/2016Q416$0.49$0.49$3.67 billion$3.54 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/10/2016Q316$0.32$0.34$3.58 billion$3.59 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/11/2016Q216$0.38$0.39$3.65 billion$3.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q116$0.49$0.50$3.70 billion$3.71 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/18/2015Q415$0.39$0.44$3.58 billion$3.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/12/2015Q315$0.28$0.29$3.51 billion$3.49 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/13/2015Q215$0.33$0.37$3.57 billion$3.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q115$0.48$0.47$3.78 billion$3.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q414$0.37$0.39$3.86 billion$3.95 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2014Q314$0.22$0.32$101.72 million$3.62 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q214$0.28$0.31$3.53 million$3.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2014Q114$0.43$0.52$3.70 billion$3.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.91 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.16 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
Annual Dividend:$0.41
Dividend Yield:1.15%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:32.03% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
21.47% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
18.98% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.34%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/24/2017Lynn MckeeEVPSell118,000$35.72$4,214,960.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2017Stephen R ReynoldsEVPSell14,000$35.79$501,060.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2016Eric J FossChairmanBuy87,566$34.50$3,021,027.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2016Stephen I SadoveDirectorBuy7,500$33.53$251,475.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2016Stephen R ReynoldsEVPSell56,709$36.97$2,096,531.73View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016Stephen R ReynoldsEVPSell93,750$33.17$3,109,687.50View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Lynn MckeeEVPSell50,000$32.01$1,600,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2016Lynn MckeeEVPSell50,000$31.14$1,557,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2015Lynn MckeeEVPSell75,000$32.36$2,427,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2015Lynn MckeeEVPSell38,500$31.23$1,202,355.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2015Goldman Sachs Group IncMajor ShareholderSell8,725,722$32.30$281,840,820.60View SEC Filing  
3/26/2015Jp Morgan Partners Bhca LpMajor ShareholderSell5,595,306$32.16$179,945,040.96View SEC Filing  
3/26/2015Pincus Private Equity WarburgDirectorSell5,714,076$32.16$183,764,684.16View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Ccmp Capital, LlcMajor ShareholderSell7,211,730$29.88$215,486,492.40View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015Goldman Sachs Group IncMajor ShareholderSell4,700$30.88$145,136.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2014Goldman Sachs Group IncMajor ShareholderSell8,293,490$27.02$224,090,099.80View SEC Filing  
12/17/2014Joseph NeubauerDirectorSell150,000$27.02$4,053,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Joseph M MunnellyCAOSell14,672$29.50$432,824.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2014Joseph M MunnellyCAOSell15,328$29.01$444,665.28View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Lynn MckeeEVPSell149,000$27.16$4,046,840.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2014Karen A WallaceVPSell10,822$27.33$295,765.26View SEC Filing  
7/9/2014Karen A WallaceVPSell5,000$27.03$135,150.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Daniel HeinrichDirectorBuy3,750$26.70$100,125.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013Karen A WallaceVPSell4,178$18.90$78,964.20View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013L Frederick SutherlandCFOSell179,387$18.90$3,390,414.30View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013Lynn MckeeEVPSell93,675$18.90$1,770,457.50View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013Pincus Private Equity WarburgDirectorSell2,588,123$18.90$48,915,524.70View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
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What is Aramark's stock symbol?

Aramark trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ARMK."

How often does Aramark pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Aramark?

Aramark announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 2nd. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, February 15th will be given a dividend of $0.103 per share on Wednesday, March 1st. This represents a $0.41 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.15%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 13th.

Where is Aramark's stock going? Where will Aramark's stock price be in 2017?

13 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Aramark's shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $44.00. On average, they anticipate Aramark's stock price to reach $40.67 in the next year.

When will Aramark announce their earnings?

Aramark is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May, 9th 2017.

Who owns Aramark stock?

Aramark's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (6.73%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (2.95%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (2.26%), Janus Capital Management LLC (1.94%), Bessemer Group Inc. (1.81%) and State Street Corp (1.77%). Company insiders that own Aramark stock include David Barr, Eric J Foss, Goldman Sachs Group Inc, Jp Morgan Partners Bhca Lp, Lynn Mckee, Pincus Private Equity Warburg, Stephen I Sadove and Stephen R Reynolds.

Who sold Aramark stock? Who is selling Aramark stock?

Aramark's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Allianz Asset Management AG, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Cipher Capital LP and Credit Agricole S A. Company insiders that have sold Aramark stock in the last year include Lynn Mckee and Stephen R Reynolds.

Who bought Aramark stock? Who is buying Aramark stock?

Aramark's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Alyeska Investment Group L.P., Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Pentwater Capital Management LP, Foresters Investment Management Company Inc., State Street Corp and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought Aramark stock in the last two years include Eric J Foss and Stephen I Sadove.

How do I buy Aramark stock?

Shares of Aramark can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Aramark stock cost?

One share of Aramark stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.74.

Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) Chart for Wednesday, March, 1, 2017

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)

Last Updated on 3/1/2017 by Staff