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

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$32.08 -0.63 (-1.93 %)
(As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$32.71
Today's Range$31.92 - $32.51
52-Week Range$30.78 - $46.09
Volume6.39 million shs
Average Volume1.96 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.92 billion
P/E Ratio16.12
Dividend Yield1.37%
Beta0.89
Aramark engages in the provision of food, facilities, and uniform services. It operates through the following business segments: Food and Support Services United States (FSS United States); Food and Support Services International (FSS International); and Uniform. The FSS United States segment offers food, hospitality and facility services for school districts, colleges and universities, healthcare facilities, businesses, sports, entertainment and recreational venues, conference and convention centers, national and state parks, and correctional institutions. The FSS International segment covers 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 serving the general public. The Uniform segment comprises of rental, sale, cleaning, maintenance, and delivery of personalized uniforms and other textile items on a contract basis, and direct marketing of personalized uniforms, and accessories to clients. The company was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, PA.

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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
Phone(215) 238-3000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.38
Current Ratio1.17
Quick Ratio0.87

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio16.12
Forward P/E Ratio14.32
P/E Growth1.16

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$15.79 billion
Price / Sales0.50
Cash Flow$4.4494 per share
Price / Cash Flow7.21
Book Value$12.28 per share
Price / Book2.61

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.99
Net Income$567.88 million
Net Margins3.60%
Return on Equity17.76%
Return on Assets3.77%

Miscellaneous

Employees275,000
Outstanding Shares246,730,000
Market Cap$7.92 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. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 26th will be given 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 1.37%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 23rd. This is a boost from Aramark's previous quarterly dividend of $0.11. View Aramark's Dividend History.

How will Aramark's stock buyback program work?

Aramark announced that its board has authorized a share buyback plan on Thursday, April 6th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $250,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 2.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are usually an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Aramark's earnings last quarter?

Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 13th. The company reported $0.70 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.67 by $0.03. The business earned $3.91 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.96 billion. Aramark had a return on equity of 17.76% and a net margin of 3.60%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 7.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company 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 guidance has Aramark issued on next quarter's earnings?

Aramark issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, December, 11th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.27-2.37 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.50.

What price target have analysts set for ARMK?

10 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Aramark's stock. Their predictions range from $35.00 to $52.00. On average, they anticipate Aramark's stock price to reach $45.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 41.5% 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?

Media headlines about ARMK stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing 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 positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Aramark earned a daily sentiment score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

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, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Brent J. Franks, Chief Operating Officer-International
  • Stephen P. Bramlage, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Stephen R. Reynolds, Secretary, Executive VP & General Counsel
  • Brian P. Pressler, Chief Accounting Officer, Senior VP & Controller

Who are Aramark's major shareholders?

Aramark's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc (8.48%), FMR LLC (5.83%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (5.66%), BlackRock Inc. (5.64%), Capital Research Global Investors (5.48%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (3.47%). 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 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 institutional 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, Morgan Stanley, Victory Capital Management Inc. and Capital World Investors. 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 $32.08.

How big of a company is Aramark?

Aramark has a market capitalization of $7.92 billion and generates $15.79 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $567.88 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.99 on an earnings per share basis. Aramark employs 275,000 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:  328 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  262 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  590
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This page was last updated on 12/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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