About Planet Fitness (NYSE:PLNT)
Planet Fitness, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, franchises and operates fitness centers under the Planet Fitness name. It operates through three segments: Franchise, Corporate-Owned Stores, and Equipment. The Franchise segment is involved in franchising business in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, the Dominican Republic, and Panama. The Corporate-Owned Stores segment operates corporate-owned stores in the United States and Canada. The Equipment segment engages in the sale of fitness equipment to franchisee-owned stores in the United States. As of December 31, 2017, the company had 1,518 fitness centers, which include 1,456 franchised and 62 are corporate-owned in the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Canada, and Panama. Planet Fitness, Inc. was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Hampton, New Hampshire.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Membership sports & recreation clubs
Trailing P/E Ratio53.83
Forward P/E Ratio38.34
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$429.94 million
Price / Sales10.44
Cash Flow$1.2107 per share
Price / Cash37.68
Book Value($1.39) per share
Price / Book-32.82
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.84
Net Income$33.14 million
Return on Equity-64.81%
Return on Assets7.31%
Planet Fitness (NYSE:PLNT) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Planet Fitness' stock symbol?
Planet Fitness trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PLNT."
How will Planet Fitness' stock buyback program work?
Planet Fitness declared that its board has authorized a stock buyback plan on Friday, February 23rd 2018, which allows the company to buyback $80,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.
How were Planet Fitness' earnings last quarter?
Planet Fitness (NYSE:PLNT) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 8th. The company reported $0.27 EPS for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.27. The business had revenue of $121.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $115.75 million. Planet Fitness had a negative return on equity of 64.81% and a net margin of 9.60%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 33.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.19 earnings per share. View Planet Fitness' Earnings History.
What guidance has Planet Fitness issued on next quarter's earnings?
Planet Fitness issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 8th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of +40% to ~$1.18 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.20. The company issued revenue guidance of +20% to ~$516 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $522.92 million.
What price target have analysts set for PLNT?
9 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Planet Fitness' shares. Their predictions range from $31.00 to $50.00. On average, they expect Planet Fitness' share price to reach $40.2857 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Planet Fitness.
Who are some of Planet Fitness' key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Planet Fitness include Lululemon Athletica (LULU), MGM Resorts International (MGM), DISH Network (DISH), Mohawk Industries (MHK), ANTA Sports Products (ANPDF), New Oriental Education & Tech Grp (EDU), Melco Resorts & Entertainment (MLCO), Huazhu Group (HTHT), Discovery Inc Series B (DISCB), DISCOVERY COMMUNICATIONS INC. Common Stock (DISCA), Liberty Broadband Corp Series C (LBRDK), TAKE-TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE, INC Common Stock (TTWO), Liberty Broadband Corp Series A (LBRDA), Viacom, Inc. Class A (VIA) and Carnival (CUK).
Who are Planet Fitness' key executives?
Planet Fitness' management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. Christopher J. Rondeau, CEO & Director (Age 45)
- Mr. Dorvin Donald Lively, Pres & CFO (Age 59)
- Mr. Craig Jeffrey Miller, Chief Digital & Information Officer (Age 57)
- Mr. Richard L. Moore, Consultant (Age 47)
- Mr. Justin Vartanian, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
When did Planet Fitness IPO?
(PLNT) raised $202 million in an IPO on Thursday, August 6th 2015. The company issued 13,500,000 shares at $14.00-$16.00 per share. J.P. Morgan Securities Merrill Lynch, Jefferies and Credit Suisse Securities served as the underwriters for the IPO and Guggenheim Securities, Baird, William Blair, Piper Jaffray and Cowen and Company were co-managers.
Has Planet Fitness been receiving favorable news coverage?
News articles about PLNT stock have trended positive on Monday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Planet Fitness earned a daily sentiment score of 0.34 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company an impact score of 43.35 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.
Who are Planet Fitness' major shareholders?
Planet Fitness' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.54%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (3.35%), Lord Abbett & CO. LLC (2.92%), Newbrook Capital Advisors LP (2.27%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.75%) and Wasatch Advisors Inc. (1.54%). Company insiders that own Planet Fitness stock include Charles Esserman, Christopher Rondeau, Dorvin D Lively, Marc Grondahl, Pierre Lecomte, Richard L Moore and Tsg6 Management LLC. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Planet Fitness.
Which institutional investors are selling Planet Fitness stock?
PLNT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Newbrook Capital Advisors LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Wasatch Advisors Inc., RWC Asset Management LLP, Victory Capital Management Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. and Oak Ridge Investments LLC. Company insiders that have sold Planet Fitness company stock in the last year include Christopher Rondeau, Dorvin D Lively and Richard L Moore. View Insider Buying and Selling for Planet Fitness.
Which institutional investors are buying Planet Fitness stock?
PLNT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd., Scopus Asset Management L.P., Bamco Inc. NY, Blair William & Co. IL, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC and Seven Eight Capital LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Planet Fitness.
How do I buy shares of Planet Fitness?
Shares of PLNT 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 Planet Fitness' stock price today?
One share of PLNT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $45.60.
How big of a company is Planet Fitness?
Planet Fitness has a market capitalization of $4.45 billion and generates $429.94 million in revenue each year. The company earns $33.14 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.84 on an earnings per share basis. Planet Fitness employs 833 workers across the globe.
How can I contact Planet Fitness?
Planet Fitness' mailing address is 4 LIBERTY LANE WEST, HAMPTON NH, 03842. The company can be reached via phone at 603-750-0001 or via email at [email protected]
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