NYSE:ARMK - Aramark Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$40.60 -0.25 (-0.61 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$40.85
Today's Range$40.59 - $41.03
52-Week Range$36.28 - $46.09
Volume1.06 million shs
Average Volume1.53 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.86 billion
P/E Ratio22.94
Dividend Yield1.03%
Beta0.69
Aramark logoAramark 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
SymbolNYSE:ARMK
CUSIPN/A
Phone215-238-3000

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio22.94
Forward P/E Ratio20.10
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.60 billion
Price / Sales0.69
Cash Flow$3.9571 per share
Price / Cash10.26
Book Value$10.03 per share
Price / Book4.05

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.77
Net Income$373.92 million
Net Margins3.26%
Return on Equity17.37%
Return on Assets3.69%

Miscellaneous

Employees261,000
Outstanding Shares246,480,000
Market Cap$9.86 billion

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 Thursday, August 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, August 16th will be given a dividend of $0.105 per share on Thursday, August 30th. This represents a $0.42 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.03%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 15th. 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 plan on Thursday, April 6th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 2.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Aramark's earnings last quarter?

Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 7th. The company reported $0.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.05. The firm earned $3.97 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.92 billion. Aramark had a return on equity of 17.37% and a net margin of 3.26%. View Aramark's Earnings History.

When is Aramark's next earnings date?

Aramark is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 13th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Aramark.

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

Aramark updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 7th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.20-2.30 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.24.

What price target have analysts set for ARMK?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Aramark's stock. Their predictions range from $37.00 to $52.00. On average, they anticipate Aramark's stock price to reach $46.4286 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Aramark.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Aramark?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Aramark in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." 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:
  • Mr. Eric J. Foss, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Stephen P. Bramlage Jr., Exec. VP & CFO (Age 48)
  • Mr. Stephen R. Reynolds Esq., Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 60)
  • Ms. Lynn B. McKee, Exec. VP of HR (Age 63)
  • Mr. Harrald F. Kroeker, Sr. VP of Integration (Age 60)

Has Aramark been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about ARMK stock has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Aramark earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.08 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the company an impact score of 46.02 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Aramark.

Who are Aramark's major shareholders?

Aramark's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (5.66%), BlackRock Inc. (5.56%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.08%), First Manhattan Co. (2.30%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (1.29%) and Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (0.88%). Company insiders that own Aramark stock include Brian P Pressler, Eric J Foss, James J Tarangelo, Lynn Mckee, Sanjeev K Mehra, Stephen I Sadove and Stephen R Reynolds. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Aramark.

Which institutional investors are selling Aramark stock?

ARMK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Jennison Associates LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P and Voya Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aramark.

Which institutional investors are buying Aramark stock?

ARMK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Unigestion Holding SA, Victory Capital Management Inc., First Manhattan Co., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Clearfield Capital Management LP, California Public Employees Retirement System and Maplelane Capital LLC. Company insiders that have bought Aramark stock in the last two years include Eric J Foss, Sanjeev K Mehra and Stephen I Sadove. 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 $40.60.

How big of a company is Aramark?

Aramark has a market capitalization of $9.86 billion and generates $14.60 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $373.92 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.77 on an earnings per share basis. Aramark employs 261,000 workers across the globe.

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:  299 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  235 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  534
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This page was last updated on 8/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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