NYSE:ARMK - Aramark Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$36.89 +0.15 (+0.41 %)
(As of 11/18/2018 01:48 PM ET)
Previous Close$36.89
Today's Range$36.47 - $37.09
52-Week Range$33.98 - $46.09
Volume4.42 million shs
Average Volume3.68 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.09 billion
P/E Ratio18.54
Dividend Yield1.14%
Beta0.88
Aramark provides food, facilities, and uniform services to education, healthcare, business and industry, sports, leisure, and corrections clients in North America and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Food and Support Services North America, Food and Support Services International, Uniform and Career Apparel. It offers managed services include dining, catering, food service management, convenience-oriented retail operations, grounds and facilities maintenance, custodial, energy and construction management, and capital project management. The company also provides non-clinical support services, such as patient food and nutrition, retail food, and procurement services; and facilities services comprising clinical equipment maintenance, environmental, plant operations, energy and supply chain management, and purchasing. In addition, it offers on-site restaurants, catering, convenience stores, and executive dining services; beverage and vending services; and facility management services comprising housekeeping, plant operations and maintenance, energy management, grounds keeping, landscaping, transportation, capital program management and commissioning, and other facility consulting services. Further, the company provides facility and business support services banquet and catering, retail and merchandise sales, recreational and lodging, and facility management services for sports, entertainment, and recreational facilities. Additionally, it offers correctional food, and food and facilities management services for parks; and operates commissaries, laundry facilities, and property rooms. It also rents, sells, cleans, maintains, and delivers uniform and career apparel, and other textile items; and provides other garments and work clothes, as well as ancillary items. The company was formerly known as ARAMARK Holdings Corporation and changed its name to Aramark in May 2014. Aramark was founded in 1959 and is based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Eating places
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNYSE:ARMK
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone215-238-3000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.74
Current Ratio1.36
Quick Ratio1.03

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio18.54
Forward P/E Ratio15.57
P/E Growth1.27

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$15.79 billion
Price / Sales0.58
Cash Flow$3.8996 per share
Price / Cash9.46
Book Value$10.03 per share
Price / Book3.68

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.99
Net Income$373.92 million
Net Margins3.60%
Return on Equity18.15%
Return on Assets3.80%

Miscellaneous

Employees261,000
Outstanding Shares246,480,000
Market Cap$9.09 billion
OptionableOptionable

Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) Frequently Asked Questions

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 Wednesday, November 14th. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share on Thursday, December 6th. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.19%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 23rd. This is a positive change from Aramark's previous quarterly dividend of $0.11. View Aramark's Dividend History.

How will Aramark's stock buyback program work?

Aramark declared that its board has approved a share repurchase program on Thursday, April 6th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $250,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase up to 2.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Aramark's earnings last quarter?

Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 13th. The company reported $0.70 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.67 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $3.91 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.96 billion. Aramark had a net margin of 3.60% and a return on equity of 18.15%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 7.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.54 EPS. View Aramark's Earnings History.

When is Aramark's next earnings date?

Aramark is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Aramark.

What price target have analysts set for ARMK?

10 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Aramark's shares. Their predictions range from $42.00 to $52.00. On average, they expect Aramark's stock price to reach $47.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 29.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Aramark.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Aramark?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Aramark in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Aramark.

Has Aramark been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about ARMK stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Aramark earned a media sentiment score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Aramark's key competitors?

Who are Aramark's key executives?

Aramark's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Eric J. Foss, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Stephen P. Bramlage Jr., Exec. VP & CFO (Age 48)
  • Mr. Stephen R. Reynolds, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 60)
  • Ms. Lynn B. McKee, Exec. VP of HR (Age 63)
  • Mr. Harrald F. Kroeker, Sr. VP of Transformation (Age 60)

Who are Aramark's major shareholders?

Aramark's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (5.83%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (5.66%), BlackRock Inc. (5.64%), Capital Research Global Investors (5.48%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (3.47%) and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.39%). Company insiders that own Aramark stock include Brian P Pressler, Eric J Foss, James J Tarangelo, Lynn Mckee, Sanjeev K Mehra and Stephen R Reynolds. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Aramark.

Which major investors are selling Aramark stock?

ARMK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, Unigestion Holding SA, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aramark.

Which major investors are buying Aramark stock?

ARMK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Henderson Group PLC, Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, Montag & Caldwell LLC, Credit Suisse AG, FMR LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Capital World Investors and SPX Equities Gestao de Recursos Ltda. Company insiders that have bought Aramark stock in the last two years include Eric J Foss and Sanjeev K Mehra. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aramark.

How do I buy shares of Aramark?

Shares of ARMK 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 Aramark's stock price today?

One share of ARMK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.89.

How big of a company is Aramark?

Aramark has a market capitalization of $9.09 billion and generates $15.79 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $373.92 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.99 on an earnings per share basis. Aramark employs 261,000 workers across the globe.

What is Aramark's official website?

The official website for Aramark is http://www.aramark.com.

How can I contact Aramark?

Aramark's mailing address is ARAMARK TOWER 1101 MARKET STREET, PHILADELPHIA PA, 19107. The company can be reached via phone at 215-238-3000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Aramark (NYSE ARMK)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  322 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  254 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  576
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Aramark and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ARMK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ARMK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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