Aramark Company Profile (NYSE:ARMK)

About Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)

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: Commercial Food Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:ARMK
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.aramark.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $10.6106 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 245,105,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $41.19
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $39.40
  • 52 Week Range: $32.73 - $43.81
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 31.37
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.54
  • P/E Growth: 1.57
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $14.49 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.73
  • Book Value: $9.48 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.57
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.41
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $1.29 billion
  • Net Margins: 2.37%
  • Return on Equity: 19.29%
  • Return on Assets: 4.11%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.34%
  • Current Ratio: 1.30%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.00%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.12 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.47
  • Short Ratio: 3.39
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 3rd. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.103 per share on Tuesday, September 5th. This represents a $0.41 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.95%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, August 14th. View Aramark's Dividend History.

How will Aramark's stock buyback program work?

Aramark announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback program on Thursday, April 6th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 2.9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are typically an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Aramark's earnings last quarter?

Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 8th. The company reported $0.40 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.35 by $0.05. The firm earned $3.59 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.61 billion. Aramark had a net margin of 2.37% and a return on equity of 19.29%. The company's quarterly revenue was up .2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.34 earnings per share. View Aramark's Earnings History.

When will Aramark make its next earnings announcement?

Aramark is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 14th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Aramark.

What guidance has Aramark issued on next quarter's earnings?

Aramark issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.90-2.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.96.

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

6 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Aramark's stock. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $48.00. On average, they expect Aramark's stock price to reach $45.17 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Aramark.

Who are some of Aramark's key competitors?

Who are Aramark's key executives?

Aramark's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Eric J. Foss, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Stephen P. Bramlage Jr., Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Stephen R. Reynolds, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Lynn B. McKee, Executive Vice President - Human Resources
  • Brian P. Pressler, Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller
  • Harrald F. Kroeker, Senior Vice President,Transformation
  • James J. Tarangelo, Vice President, Treasurer
  • Sanjeev K. Mehra, Lead Independent Director
  • Todd M. Abbrecht, Independent Director
  • Daniel J. Heinrich, Independent Director

Who owns Aramark stock?

Aramark's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Mountain Pacific Investment Advisers Inc. ID (0.19%), Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. (0.04%), Endurance Wealth Management Inc. (0.04%), Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A. (0.03%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.01%) and Shikiar Asset Management Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Aramark stock include Brian P Pressler, Eric J Foss, James J Tarangelo, Lynn Mckee, Stephen I Sadove and Stephen R Reynolds. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Aramark.

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 Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A., Shikiar Asset Management Inc., Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. and Endurance Wealth Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Aramark stock in the last year include Brian P Pressler, James J Tarangelo, Lynn Mckee and Stephen R Reynolds. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aramark.

Who bought Aramark stock? Who is buying Aramark stock?

Aramark's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Mountain Pacific Investment Advisers Inc. ID, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. and Asset Dedication LLC. Company insiders that have bought Aramark stock in the last two years include Eric J Foss and Stephen I Sadove. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aramark.

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.

What is Aramark's stock price today?

One share of Aramark stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.29.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Aramark (NYSE ARMK)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  210 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  163 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  373
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Aramark and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.83)
Consensus Price Target: $45.17 (4.34% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
Price Target History for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
Analysts' Ratings History for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/19/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingHold$45.00N/AView Rating Details
10/17/2017NomuraBoost Price TargetBuy$45.00 -> $47.00N/AView Rating Details
10/17/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform -> Outperform$44.00 -> $47.00N/AView Rating Details
8/10/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$39.00 -> $40.00LowView Rating Details
5/10/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$42.00 -> $48.00LowView Rating Details
3/2/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)UpgradeBuy -> Conviction-Buy$44.00N/AView Rating Details
8/25/2016MacquarieInitiated CoverageOutperform$44.00N/AView Rating Details
8/11/2016Bank of America CorporationBoost Price TargetBuy$38.00 -> $43.00N/AView Rating Details
8/11/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetOverweight$37.00 -> $44.00N/AView Rating Details
5/2/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
4/26/2016Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageHold$35.00N/AView Rating Details
3/22/2016Sterne Agee CRTInitiated CoverageBuy$39.00N/AView Rating Details
3/15/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$38.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
Earnings by Quarter for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
Earnings History by Quarter for Aramark (NYSE ARMK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/14/2017$0.57N/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2017Q3 2017$0.35$0.40$3.61 billion$3.59 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2017Q2 2017$0.37$0.45$3.63 billion$3.62 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2017Q117$0.53$0.55$3.73 billion$3.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/15/2016Q416$0.46$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$0.33$3.57 billion$3.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q115$0.44$0.43$3.78 billion$3.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q414$0.33$0.35$3.86 billion$3.95 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2014Q314$0.24$0.29$101.72 million$3.62 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q214$0.26$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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.77 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.01 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
Most Recent Dividend:9/5/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.41
Dividend Yield:0.95%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:29.93% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
23.16% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
20.40% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)

Dividend History by Quarter for Aramark (NYSE ARMK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/3/2017quarterly$0.101.03%8/14/20178/16/20179/5/2017
5/4/2017quarterly$0.101.13%5/15/20175/17/20176/6/2017
2/2/2017quarterly$0.101.22%2/13/20172/15/20173/1/2017
11/15/2016Quarterly$0.101.24%11/23/201611/28/201612/8/2016
8/4/2016quarterly$0.101.07%8/12/20168/16/20169/6/2016
5/5/2016quarterly$0.101.13%5/16/20165/18/20166/7/2016
2/3/2016quarterly$0.101.17%2/11/20162/16/20163/7/2016
11/18/2015Quarterly$0.1011/25/201511/30/201512/19/2015
8/5/2015quarterly$0.091.06%8/14/20158/18/20159/8/2015
5/7/2015quarterly$0.091.11%5/18/20155/20/20156/9/2015
2/5/2015quarterly$0.091.07%2/12/20152/17/20153/9/2015
11/12/2014quarterly$0.091.21%11/21/201411/25/201412/16/2014
8/6/2014quarterly$0.081.13%8/15/20148/19/20149/9/2014
5/8/2014quarterly$0.081.11%5/15/20145/19/20146/9/2014
2/6/2014special$0.082/13/20142/18/20143/11/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 94.69%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/16/2017Brian P PresslerSVPSell10,629$40.80$433,663.20View SEC Filing  
6/14/2017Stephen R ReynoldsEVPSell30,000$40.41$1,212,300.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2017Lynn MckeeEVPSell100,000$38.61$3,861,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/25/2017James J TarangeloVPSell3,000$37.15$111,450.00View SEC Filing  
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)

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