NYSE:JAX

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$10.03
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$10.24
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$8.25
MA: $9.25
$10.18
52-Week Range
$3.59
Now: $10.08
$10.49
Volume18,119 shs
Average Volume49,560 shs
Market Capitalization$152.11 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.48

Competitors

J. Alexander's (NYSE:JAX) Vs. LOCO, RRGB, NDLS, TACO, FRGI, and TAST

Should you be buying JAX stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "eating places" are considered alternatives and competitors to J. Alexander's, including El Pollo Loco (LOCO), Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (RRGB), Noodles & Company (NDLS), Del Taco Restaurants (TACO), Fiesta Restaurant Group (FRGI), and Carrols Restaurant Group (TAST).

El Pollo Loco (NASDAQ:LOCO) and J. Alexander's (NYSE:JAX) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, dividends, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for El Pollo Loco and J. Alexander's, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
El Pollo Loco02202.50
J. Alexander's0000N/A

El Pollo Loco presently has a consensus target price of $17.00, suggesting a potential upside of 1.92%. Given El Pollo Loco's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe El Pollo Loco is more favorable than J. Alexander's.

Profitability

This table compares El Pollo Loco and J. Alexander's' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
El Pollo Loco5.32%11.20%4.46%
J. Alexander's-12.54%-9.30%-4.35%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares El Pollo Loco and J. Alexander's' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
El Pollo Loco$442.33 million1.37$24.90 million$0.7522.24
J. Alexander's$247.27 million0.62$8.82 millionN/AN/A

El Pollo Loco has higher revenue and earnings than J. Alexander's.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

92.3% of El Pollo Loco shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 42.0% of J. Alexander's shares are held by institutional investors. 49.7% of El Pollo Loco shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 16.5% of J. Alexander's shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

El Pollo Loco has a beta of 1.57, meaning that its stock price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, J. Alexander's has a beta of 1.48, meaning that its stock price is 48% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

El Pollo Loco beats J. Alexander's on 12 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (NASDAQ:RRGB) and J. Alexander's (NYSE:JAX) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, dividends, risk, valuation, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

97.6% of Red Robin Gourmet Burgers shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 42.0% of J. Alexander's shares are held by institutional investors. 2.2% of Red Robin Gourmet Burgers shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 16.5% of J. Alexander's shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and J. Alexander's, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers22202.00
J. Alexander's0000N/A

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers presently has a consensus target price of $26.1667, suggesting a potential downside of 29.01%. Given Red Robin Gourmet Burgers' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Red Robin Gourmet Burgers is more favorable than J. Alexander's.

Profitability

This table compares Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and J. Alexander's' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers-25.18%-64.97%-12.57%
J. Alexander's-12.54%-9.30%-4.35%

Risk and Volatility

Red Robin Gourmet Burgers has a beta of 2.85, meaning that its stock price is 185% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, J. Alexander's has a beta of 1.48, meaning that its stock price is 48% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and J. Alexander's' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers$1.32 billion0.44$-7,900,000.00$0.6259.45
J. Alexander's$247.27 million0.62$8.82 millionN/AN/A

J. Alexander's has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Red Robin Gourmet Burgers.

Noodles & Company (NASDAQ:NDLS) and J. Alexander's (NYSE:JAX) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, risk, dividends, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

70.4% of Noodles & Company shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 42.0% of J. Alexander's shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.3% of Noodles & Company shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 16.5% of J. Alexander's shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Noodles & Company and J. Alexander's, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Noodles & Company01202.67
J. Alexander's0000N/A

Noodles & Company presently has a consensus target price of $10.3333, suggesting a potential downside of 2.52%. Given Noodles & Company's higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Noodles & Company is more favorable than J. Alexander's.

Profitability

This table compares Noodles & Company and J. Alexander's' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Noodles & Company-5.15%-21.18%-2.16%
J. Alexander's-12.54%-9.30%-4.35%

Volatility and Risk

Noodles & Company has a beta of 1.12, meaning that its share price is 12% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, J. Alexander's has a beta of 1.48, meaning that its share price is 48% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Noodles & Company and J. Alexander's' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Noodles & Company$462.41 million1.04$1.65 million$0.1858.89
J. Alexander's$247.27 million0.62$8.82 millionN/AN/A

J. Alexander's has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Noodles & Company.

Summary

Noodles & Company beats J. Alexander's on 7 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

Del Taco Restaurants (NASDAQ:TACO) and J. Alexander's (NYSE:JAX) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, risk, dividends, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

68.8% of Del Taco Restaurants shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 42.0% of J. Alexander's shares are owned by institutional investors. 16.5% of Del Taco Restaurants shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 16.5% of J. Alexander's shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Del Taco Restaurants and J. Alexander's, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Del Taco Restaurants01302.75
J. Alexander's0000N/A

Del Taco Restaurants presently has a consensus target price of $11.00, suggesting a potential upside of 7.21%. Given Del Taco Restaurants' higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Del Taco Restaurants is more favorable than J. Alexander's.

Profitability

This table compares Del Taco Restaurants and J. Alexander's' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Del Taco Restaurants-42.94%5.43%1.57%
J. Alexander's-12.54%-9.30%-4.35%

Volatility and Risk

Del Taco Restaurants has a beta of 1.99, meaning that its share price is 99% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, J. Alexander's has a beta of 1.48, meaning that its share price is 48% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Del Taco Restaurants and J. Alexander's' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Del Taco Restaurants$512.95 million0.74$-118,290,000.00$0.4721.83
J. Alexander's$247.27 million0.62$8.82 millionN/AN/A

J. Alexander's has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Del Taco Restaurants.

Summary

Del Taco Restaurants beats J. Alexander's on 9 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

Fiesta Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:FRGI) and J. Alexander's (NYSE:JAX) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, risk, dividends, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Fiesta Restaurant Group and J. Alexander's, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Fiesta Restaurant Group01102.50
J. Alexander's0000N/A

Fiesta Restaurant Group presently has a consensus target price of $14.00, suggesting a potential upside of 0.36%. Given Fiesta Restaurant Group's higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Fiesta Restaurant Group is more favorable than J. Alexander's.

Profitability

This table compares Fiesta Restaurant Group and J. Alexander's' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Fiesta Restaurant Group-5.68%-3.24%-0.82%
J. Alexander's-12.54%-9.30%-4.35%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Fiesta Restaurant Group and J. Alexander's' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Fiesta Restaurant Group$660.94 million0.55$-84,390,000.00$0.3539.86
J. Alexander's$247.27 million0.62$8.82 millionN/AN/A

J. Alexander's has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Fiesta Restaurant Group.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

42.0% of J. Alexander's shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.5% of Fiesta Restaurant Group shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 16.5% of J. Alexander's shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility and Risk

Fiesta Restaurant Group has a beta of 2.16, meaning that its share price is 116% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, J. Alexander's has a beta of 1.48, meaning that its share price is 48% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Fiesta Restaurant Group beats J. Alexander's on 7 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.

J. Alexander's (NYSE:JAX) and Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for J. Alexander's and Carrols Restaurant Group, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
J. Alexander's0000N/A
Carrols Restaurant Group00603.00

Carrols Restaurant Group has a consensus price target of $7.50, suggesting a potential upside of 25.21%. Given Carrols Restaurant Group's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Carrols Restaurant Group is more favorable than J. Alexander's.

Profitability

This table compares J. Alexander's and Carrols Restaurant Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
J. Alexander's-12.54%-9.30%-4.35%
Carrols Restaurant Group-1.36%-3.46%-0.58%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares J. Alexander's and Carrols Restaurant Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
J. Alexander's$247.27 million0.62$8.82 millionN/AN/A
Carrols Restaurant Group$1.46 billion0.22$-31,920,000.00($0.36)-16.64

J. Alexander's has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Carrols Restaurant Group.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

42.0% of J. Alexander's shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 49.7% of Carrols Restaurant Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 16.5% of J. Alexander's shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 22.0% of Carrols Restaurant Group shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility & Risk

J. Alexander's has a beta of 1.48, indicating that its stock price is 48% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Carrols Restaurant Group has a beta of 2.61, indicating that its stock price is 161% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Carrols Restaurant Group beats J. Alexander's on 9 of the 12 factors compared between the two stocks.


J. Alexander's Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
El Pollo Loco logo
LOCO
El Pollo Loco
1.4$16.68-0.7%$608.15 million$442.33 million26.06Unusual Options Activity
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers logo
RRGB
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers
1.2$36.86-0.7%$574.09 million$1.32 billion-1.98News Coverage
Noodles & Company logo
NDLS
Noodles & Company
1.1$10.60-1.1%$480.80 million$462.41 million-23.04
Del Taco Restaurants logo
TACO
Del Taco Restaurants
2.0$10.26-0.7%$377.13 million$512.95 million-1.80News Coverage
Fiesta Restaurant Group logo
FRGI
Fiesta Restaurant Group
0.9$13.95-1.1%$366.63 million$660.94 million-11.07News Coverage
Carrols Restaurant Group logo
TAST
Carrols Restaurant Group
1.8$5.99-0.8%$319.49 million$1.46 billion-13.31
LiveXLive Media logo
LIVX
LiveXLive Media
1.7$4.07-2.9%$307.20 million$38.66 million-7.02Gap Down
Biglari logo
BH
Biglari
0.9$133.54-1.2%$303.94 million$668.84 million-0.75News Coverage
Kura Sushi USA logo
KRUS
Kura Sushi USA
1.0$32.40-0.2%$271.25 million$45.17 million-12.00Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
News Coverage
Nathan's Famous logo
NATH
Nathan's Famous
1.0$64.99-0.5%$267.43 million$103.32 million22.33News Coverage
The ONE Group Hospitality logo
STKS
The ONE Group Hospitality
0.8$8.80-4.9%$256.26 million$120.68 million23.78Analyst Upgrade
Gap Up
Potbelly logo
PBPB
Potbelly
0.8$5.96-2.2%$166.95 million$409.71 million-2.82
BBQ
BBQ
1.4$13.90-12.6%$129.37 million$82.27 million21.38Analyst Upgrade
High Trading Volume
Gap Up
BFI
BurgerFi International
0.0$15.32-2.2%$120.46 millionN/A-90.12Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
Gap Down
Luby's logo
LUB
Luby's
0.7$3.47-0.3%$106.68 million$214.02 million-3.54
FAT Brands logo
FAT
FAT Brands
0.9$8.45-1.9%$101.65 million$22.50 million-12.25
Ark Restaurants logo
ARKR
Ark Restaurants
0.7$20.64-2.6%$72.69 million$106.49 million-15.40Gap Up
Good Times Restaurants logo
GTIM
Good Times Restaurants
1.0$4.88-6.8%$61.78 million$109.86 million-4.40High Trading Volume
News Coverage
This page was last updated on 4/11/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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