NYSE:EAT - Brinker International Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$42.88 -0.30 (-0.69 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$43.18
Today's Range$42.61 - $43.45
52-Week Range$34.07 - $54.14
Volume735,500 shs
Average Volume953,523 shs
Market Capitalization$1.61 billion
P/E Ratio11.90
Dividend Yield3.52%
Beta0.14
Brinker International, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, owns, develops, operates, and franchises casual dining restaurants in the United States and internationally. As of June 27, 2018, it owned, operated, or franchised 1,686 restaurants comprising 997 company-owned restaurants and 689 franchised restaurants under the Chili's Grill & Bar and Maggiano's Little Italy brand names. The company was founded in 1975 and is based in Dallas, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Eating places
Sub-IndustryRestaurants
SectorRetail/Wholesale
CUSIP10964110
Phone972-980-9917

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.14 billion
Cash Flow$7.0993 per share
Book Value($16.38) per share

Profitability

Net Income$125.88 million

Miscellaneous

Employees58,478
Market Cap$1.61 billion
Next Earnings Date5/7/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Brinker International (NYSE:EAT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Brinker International's stock symbol?

Brinker International trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EAT."

How often does Brinker International pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Brinker International?

Brinker International declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 30th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.38 per share on Thursday, March 28th. This represents a $1.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.54%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 7th. View Brinker International's Dividend History.

How will Brinker International's stock buyback program work?

Brinker International declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback plan on Friday, August 11th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $250,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 14.6% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Brinker International's earnings last quarter?

Brinker International, Inc. (NYSE:EAT) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, January, 29th. The restaurant operator reported $0.89 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.89. The restaurant operator earned $790.70 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $779.19 million. Brinker International had a net margin of 4.70% and a negative return on equity of 20.64%. Brinker International's revenue for the quarter was up 3.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.87 earnings per share. View Brinker International's Earnings History.

When is Brinker International's next earnings date?

Brinker International is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Brinker International.

What guidance has Brinker International issued on next quarter's earnings?

Brinker International updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, January, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.75-3.95 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.78. Brinker International also updated its guidance to EPS.

What price target have analysts set for EAT?

16 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Brinker International's stock. Their predictions range from $39.00 to $58.00. On average, they expect Brinker International's share price to reach $46.3571 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Brinker International.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Brinker International?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Brinker International in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Brinker International.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Brinker International stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Brinker International stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Shares of Brinker have outperformed the industry in a year’s time owing to robust top- and bottom-line growth. The company’s traffic-building strategies and efforts to capture increased market share boosted the performance. In second-quarter fiscal 2019, the company’s earnings came in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate but revenues surpassed the same. Brinker’s strong To-Go business continues to drive the performance. Meanwhile, Chili’s turnaround strategy has started to pay off. Increased focus on company-owned restaurants, which allows it to have full control over operations, is also expected to boost results. However, high costs associated with restaurant operations might hurt its profitability in the future. Further, dismal performance of international franchise comparable sales at Chili's restaurants is a major concern. The company is plagued with intense competition characterizing the industry." (1/31/2019)
  • 2. Maxim Group analysts commented, "Brinker International (EAT) reported pro forma F1Q19 (September) pro forma EPS of $0.47, which beat the $0.45 Street mean, but were below our $0.48 estimate." (10/30/2018)

Has Brinker International been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about EAT stock have been trending neutral on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring 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. Brinker International earned a coverage optimism score of 0.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the restaurant operator a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Brinker International's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Brinker International own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Brinker International investors own include Cisco Systems (CSCO), AT&T (T), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Intel (INTC), Starbucks (SBUX), Ford Motor (F), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Citigroup (C), Altria Group (MO) and Boeing (BA).

Who are Brinker International's key executives?

Brinker International's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Wyman T. Roberts, CEO, Pres & Non-Independent Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Joseph G. Taylor, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Richard Badgley, Sr. VP & Chief People Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Steve D. Provost, Exec. VP and Chief Marketing & Innovation Officer of Chili's Grill & Bar (Age 59)
  • Ms. Mika Ware, VP of Fin. & Investor Relations

Who are Brinker International's major shareholders?

Brinker International's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.64%), LSV Asset Management (8.38%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.54%), Bessemer Group Inc. (2.60%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.33%) and Contrarius Investment Management Ltd (2.24%). Company insiders that own Brinker International stock include Andres Tinajero, Charles A Lousignont, David Roy Doyle, Joseph G Taylor, Kelli Valade, Kelly C Baltes, Michael A George, Michaela M Ware, Steve Provost, Wade Allen and Wyman Roberts. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Brinker International.

Which major investors are selling Brinker International stock?

EAT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Squarepoint Ops LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Prudential Financial Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Contrarius Investment Management Ltd, Bank of America Corp DE, BlackRock Inc. and LSV Asset Management. Company insiders that have sold Brinker International company stock in the last year include David Roy Doyle, Joseph G Taylor, Kelli Valade, Michaela M Ware, Steve Provost, Wade Allen and Wyman Roberts. View Insider Buying and Selling for Brinker International.

Which major investors are buying Brinker International stock?

EAT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Bessemer Group Inc., APG Asset Management N.V., Acadian Asset Management LLC, KBC Group NV, Apertura Capital LLC, Mackenzie Financial Corp and Shellback Capital LP. Company insiders that have bought Brinker International stock in the last two years include Charles A Lousignont, Kelly C Baltes and Michael A George. View Insider Buying and Selling for Brinker International.

How do I buy shares of Brinker International?

Shares of EAT 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 Brinker International's stock price today?

One share of EAT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.88.

How big of a company is Brinker International?

Brinker International has a market capitalization of $1.61 billion and generates $3.14 billion in revenue each year. The restaurant operator earns $125.88 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.50 on an earnings per share basis. Brinker International employs 58,478 workers across the globe.

What is Brinker International's official website?

The official website for Brinker International is http://www.brinker.com.

How can I contact Brinker International?

Brinker International's mailing address is 6820 LBJ FREEWAY, DALLAS TX, 75240. The restaurant operator can be reached via phone at 972-980-9917 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Brinker International (NYSE EAT)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  514 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  606 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,120
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Brinker International and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EAT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EAT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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