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: $10.53 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 245,105,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $40.83
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $39.22
  • 52 Week Range: $32.73 - $43.13
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 31.14
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.44
  • P/E Growth: 1.55
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $14.49 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.73
  • Book Value: $9.48 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.53
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: 1.05 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 3rd. Investors of record on Wednesday, August 16th will be given 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 0.96%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 14th. View Aramark's Dividend History.

How will Aramark's stock buyback program work?

Aramark announced that its board has approved a stock buyback plan on Thursday, April 6th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 2.9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Aramark's earnings last quarter?

Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 8th. The company reported $0.40 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.35 by $0.05. The firm had revenue of $3.59 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.61 billion. Aramark had a return on equity of 19.29% and a net margin of 2.37%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up .2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $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 Wednesday, November, 15th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Aramark.

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

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

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

6 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Aramark's shares. Their predictions range from $39.00 to $48.00. On average, they expect Aramark's share price to reach $44.17 in the next twelve months. 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

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 $42.97.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Aramark (NYSE ARMK)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  208 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  161 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  369
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: $44.17 (2.78% 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
10/17/2017NomuraBoost 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
6/23/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$37.00 -> $39.00MediumView 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 10/17/2015 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
11/15/2017$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: $1.96 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.21 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)
20.92% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
18.55% (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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
Latest Headlines for Aramark (NYSE:ARMK)
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DateHeadline
msn.com logoAramark buying Avendra and AmeriPride for $2.35B
www.msn.com - October 17 at 9:54 PM
rttnews.com logoMarriott: Avendra To Be Sold To Aramark In $1.35 Bln Deal - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - October 17 at 9:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAramark (ARMK) Price Target Raised to $47.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 17 at 7:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAramark (ARMK) PT Raised to $47.00 at Royal Bank Of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 17 at 8:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$3.70 Billion in Sales Expected for Aramark (ARMK) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 17 at 2:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoApple upgraded, JD.com vs. Alibaba, robotic surgery device gets FDA approval - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 9:56 PM
bizjournals.com logoWomen Who Mean Business 2017 - Washington Business Journal
www.bizjournals.com - October 16 at 9:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCramer: Trump stock Cintas is a 'terrific' play on job gr...
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 9:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCintas a 'terrific' play on job growth
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 9:56 PM
streetinsider.com logoAramark Services (ARMK) to Acquire Avendra for $1.35B, AmeriPride for $1B
www.streetinsider.com - October 16 at 4:54 PM
streetinsider.com logoAramark Services (ARMK) to Acquire Avendra for $1.35B, AmeriPride for $1B
www.streetinsider.com - October 16 at 4:54 PM
nasdaq.com logoAramark (ARMK) Has Spiked To A New High After A Pair Of Acquisitions
www.nasdaq.com - October 16 at 4:54 PM
nasdaq.com logoAramark (ARMK) Has Spiked To A New High After A Pair Of Acquisitions
www.nasdaq.com - October 16 at 4:54 PM
usatoday.com logoAramark plans to buy Avendra and AmeriPride in separate deals totaling $2.35B
www.usatoday.com - October 16 at 4:54 PM
usatoday.com logoAramark plans to buy Avendra and AmeriPride in separate deals totaling $2.35B
www.usatoday.com - October 16 at 4:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStocks to Watch: Nordstrom, Apple, GM, Sprint, Aramark, Tesla, PayPal, Netflix, Ford
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 4:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStocks to Watch: Nordstrom, Apple, GM, Sprint, Aramark, Tesla, PayPal, Netflix, Ford
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 4:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNews Update – Market Open
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 4:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNews Update – Market Open
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 4:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAramark agrees to 2 separate acquisitions totaling $2.35B
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 4:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAramark agrees to 2 separate acquisitions totaling $2.35B
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 4:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmeriPride to be sold to Aramark for $1 billion
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 4:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmeriPride to be sold to Aramark for $1 billion
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 4:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoM&A Monday: Nordstrom, Aramark, Ruby Tuesday Make Moves
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 4:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoM&A Monday: Nordstrom, Aramark, Ruby Tuesday Make Moves
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 4:53 PM
marketbeat.com logoMarkets Right Now: Banks, tech lead stocks slightly higher
marketbeat.com - October 16 at 11:59 AM
streetinsider.com logoAramark Services (ARMK) to Acquire Avendra for $1.35B, AmeriPride for $1B - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - October 16 at 8:28 AM
seekingalpha.com logoAramark scoops up Avendra, AmeriPride
seekingalpha.com - October 16 at 4:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Aramark to Buy Avendra and AmeriPride in Separate Deals
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 1:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAramark Announces Two Strategic and Transformative Acquisitions
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 1:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAvendra To Be Purchased By Aramark
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 1:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFood services firm Aramark to buy Avendra, AmeriPride in $2.35 billion deal
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 1:54 AM
thestreet.com logoAramark Is Making Significant Progress Toward Sustainable Seafood Sourcing Goals. (Graphic: Business Wire)
www.thestreet.com - October 12 at 4:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAramark Reports Progress on Sustainable Seafood Sourcing Goals
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 4:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAramark to Hold Conference Call on Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2017 Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - October 11 at 5:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAramark (ARMK) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 2:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAramark's (ARMK) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Royal Bank Of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 5 at 1:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTaco Take Over: Aramark Dishes Up “Twisted Tacos” and More at the Nine NHL and NBA Arenas It Serves
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 3:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAramark Celebrates and Honors Extraordinary Associates around the Globe
finance.yahoo.com - September 28 at 4:31 PM
businesswire.com logoAramark Celebrates and Honors Extraordinary Associates around the Globe - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - September 28 at 8:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAramark to Become Official Retail Partner for NFL Events Across the Country
finance.yahoo.com - September 28 at 12:55 AM
thestreet.com logoNational Business Group On Health Honors Aramark With Best Employers For Healthy Lifestyles Award
www.thestreet.com - September 27 at 7:55 PM
bizjournals.com logoAramark deal with NFL to 'elevate the on-site experience' for fans
www.bizjournals.com - September 27 at 7:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAramark Team Members around the Globe Join Forces to Share Nutrition Knowledge, Inspire Families to Lead Healthy Lifestyles
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 4:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAward-Winning “Iron Chef” Cat Cora and Aramark Introduce Wicked Good New Dining Concept
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 4:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAramark : ARMK-US: Dividend Analysis : August 16th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 4:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAramark Hires Former Cruise Line CIO
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 4:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAramark (ARMK) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 3:14 AM
prnewswire.com logoAramark Welcomes More Than 3 Million Students Back To School With New ...
www.prnewswire.com - August 30 at 5:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAramark Welcomes More Than 3 Million Students Back To School With New Innovations And Healthy Menus
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 5:15 PM

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