Regal Entertainment Group Company Profile (NYSE:RGC)

About Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)

Regal Entertainment Group logoRegal Entertainment Group is an operator of theatre circuits in the United States. As of December 31, 2016, the Company operated 7,267 screens in 561 theatres in 42 states along with Guam, Saipan, American Samoa and the District of Columbia. The Company manages its business under theatre exhibition operations segment. The Company develops, acquires and operates multi-screen theatres primarily in mid-sized metropolitan markets and suburban growth areas of metropolitan markets throughout the United States. The Company operates multi-screen theatres. The Company is the parent company of Regal Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (REH), which is the parent company of Regal Cinemas Corporation (Regal Cinemas) and its subsidiaries. Regal Cinemas' subsidiaries include Regal Cinemas, Inc. (RCI) and its subsidiaries, which include Edwards Theatres, Inc. (Edwards), Regal CineMedia Corporation (RCM) and United Artists Theatre Company (United Artists).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Movie Production, Theaters
  • Sub-Industry: Movies & Entertainment
  • Symbol: NYSE:RGC
  • CUSIP: 75876610
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $3.21 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 156,347,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $21.59
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $21.96
  • 52 Week Range: $19.35 - $24.79
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.03
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.08
  • P/E Growth: 2.22
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $3.23 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.99
  • Book Value: ($5.28) per share
  • Price / Book: -3.88
  • Annual Dividend: $0.88
  • Dividend Yield: 4.3%
  • EBIDTA: $597.4 million
  • Net Margins: 5.33%
  • Return on Equity: -20.07%
  • Return on Assets: 6.85%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -2.66%
  • Current Ratio: 0.76%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.71%
  • Average Volume: 1.71 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.92
  • Short Ratio: 13.65

Frequently Asked Questions for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)

What is Regal Entertainment Group's stock symbol?

Regal Entertainment Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "RGC."

How often does Regal Entertainment Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Regal Entertainment Group?

Regal Entertainment Group declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 27th. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 5th will be given a dividend of $0.22 per share on Thursday, June 15th. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.29%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 1st. View Regal Entertainment Group's Dividend History.

How were Regal Entertainment Group's earnings last quarter?

Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 26th. The company reported $0.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.04. The firm earned $821.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $808.18 million. Regal Entertainment Group had a negative return on equity of 20.07% and a net margin of 5.33%. Regal Entertainment Group's revenue for the quarter was up 4.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.27 EPS. View Regal Entertainment Group's Earnings History.

When will Regal Entertainment Group make its next earnings announcement?

Regal Entertainment Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 24th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Regal Entertainment Group.

Where is Regal Entertainment Group's stock going? Where will Regal Entertainment Group's stock price be in 2017?

12 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Regal Entertainment Group's shares. Their predictions range from $19.00 to $47.00. On average, they expect Regal Entertainment Group's stock price to reach $26.31 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Regal Entertainment Group.

What are analysts saying about Regal Entertainment Group stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Regal Entertainment Group stock:

  • 1. Wedbush analysts commented, "The Wedbush View: Although lagging its peers, Regal has accelerated its modernization initiatives and is rapidly upgrading its footprint. We expect Regal to continue investing in several key areas including expanding its luxury recliner seating, in alternative concessions, as well as expanding its Premium Large Format (“PLF”) screens." (4/27/2017)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Regal Entertainment Group is a leading motion picture exhibitor operating the largest theatre circuit in the United States. The Company's nationwide theatre circuit is comprised of Regal Cinemas Corporation, United Artists Theatre Company and Edwards Theatres, Inc. " (4/21/2017)
  • 3. FBR & Co analysts commented, "We are updating our Regal estimates to factor in a better 1Q17 trend in industry box office than we anticipated, but limited change to our full-year view. For 1Q17, domestic box office rose 4% year over year, better than our expectation for a decline when we last published Regal estimates. However, we continue to see a flattish domestic box office trend for the year, with a decline in 3Q17 and a flattish 4Q17 offsetting growth in 1H17." (4/3/2017)

Who are some of Regal Entertainment Group's key competitors?

Who owns Regal Entertainment Group stock?

Regal Entertainment Group's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.22%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (5.80%), Epoch Investment Partners Inc. (4.59%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (3.48%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (3.18%) and BlackRock Inc. (2.47%). Company insiders that own Regal Entertainment Group stock include Amy E Miles, Cyril Charles Ja Vaillancourt, Gregory W Dunn, Kenneth David Booth, Peter B Brandow and Philip F Anschutz. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Regal Entertainment Group.

Who sold Regal Entertainment Group stock? Who is selling Regal Entertainment Group stock?

Regal Entertainment Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Eagle Asset Management Inc., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Clinton Group Inc., Bank of America Corp DE and Advisors Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Regal Entertainment Group stock in the last year include Gregory W Dunn, Peter B Brandow and Philip F Anschutz. View Insider Buying and Selling for Regal Entertainment Group.

Who bought Regal Entertainment Group stock? Who is buying Regal Entertainment Group stock?

Regal Entertainment Group's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., Vanguard Group Inc., Point72 Asset Management L.P., WBI Investments Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Comerica Bank and Hamlin Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Regal Entertainment Group stock in the last two years include Cyril Charles Ja Vaillancourt and Kenneth David Booth. View Insider Buying and Selling for Regal Entertainment Group.

How do I buy Regal Entertainment Group stock?

Shares of Regal Entertainment Group can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Regal Entertainment Group stock cost?

One share of Regal Entertainment Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.51.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 3 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $26.31 (28.29% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/18/2017Hilliard LyonsUpgradeBuyLowView Rating Details
5/16/2017Loop CapitalUpgradeHold -> Buy$23.00 -> $25.00LowView Rating Details
4/29/2017B. RileyUpgradeBuy$28.75MediumView Rating Details
4/27/2017WedbushReiterated RatingBuy$26.00LowView Rating Details
4/27/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform -> Sector Perform$23.00 -> $25.00HighView Rating Details
4/27/2017FBR & CoBoost Price TargetMkt Perform -> Mkt Perform$23.00 -> $25.00HighView Rating Details
4/26/2017MKM PartnersReiterated RatingNeutral$23.00 -> $24.00MediumView Rating Details
4/14/2017Benchmark Co.Reiterated RatingOutperform$22.00N/AView Rating Details
3/20/2017WunderlichReiterated RatingBuy$31.00LowView Rating Details
1/31/2017Credit Suisse Group AGDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$20.00N/AView Rating Details
11/1/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncUpgradeNeutral -> Conviction-Buy$47.00N/AView Rating Details
7/28/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingSell$19.00N/AView Rating Details
7/27/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral$21.00 -> $23.00N/AView Rating Details
4/30/2016Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
4/29/2016Topeka Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetHold$20.00 -> $21.00N/AView Rating Details
3/20/2016Moffett NathansonDowngradeHoldN/AView Rating Details
2/23/2016JBL AdvisorsDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
2/11/2016Barrington ResearchLower Price TargetOutperform$24.00 -> $21.00N/AView Rating Details
11/26/2015S&P Equity ResearchUpgradeHold -> Buy$15.00 -> $16.00N/AView Rating Details
9/8/2015MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$23.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)
Earnings by Quarter for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/26/2017Q1 2017$0.36$0.32$808.18 million$821.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2017Q416$0.26$0.33$804.85 million$812.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.26$0.29$787.99 million$811.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/26/2016Q216$0.24$0.23$801.49 million$785.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.25$0.27$763.65 million$787.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2016Q415$0.35$0.36$847.05 million$848.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.14$0.18$716.90 million$725.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.35$0.38$841.39 million$862.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.11$0.15$690.80 million$691.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414$0.29$0.30$798.64 million$799.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2014Q314$0.20$0.18$732.80 million$693.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.29$0.27$811.71 million$770.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.18$0.20$716.39 million$726.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$0.26$0.17$768.80 million$739.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.28$0.38$796.23 million$813.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.31$0.36$842.56 million$842.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.15$0.13$649.44 million$642.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2013Q4 2012$0.20$0.28$705.84 million$723.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.17$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.22$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.15$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2012$0.02$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.15$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.19$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011($0.07)($0.11)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2011$0.06$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.24
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.38
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20174$0.24$0.39$0.33
Q2 20174$0.34$0.38$0.36
Q3 20174$0.10$0.25$0.20
Q4 20174$0.27$0.39$0.35
Q1 20183$0.28$0.37$0.32
Q2 20183$0.37$0.39$0.38
Q3 20183$0.26$0.31$0.29
Q4 20183$0.37$0.42$0.39
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)
Next Dividend:6/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.88
Dividend Yield:4.29%
Dividend Growth:1.60% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:81.48% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
69.84% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
64.71% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)

Dividend History by Quarter for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 65.33%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/9/2017Gregory W DunnInsiderSell26,050$22.15$577,007.50View SEC Filing  
3/9/2017Peter B BrandowEVPSell20,233$22.50$455,242.50View SEC Filing  
11/23/2016Philip F AnschutzMajor ShareholderSell13,000,000$22.95$298,350,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016Gregory W DunnInsiderSell30,765$21.75$669,138.75View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Philip F AnschutzMajor ShareholderSell13,000,000$21.60$280,800,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/29/2016Peter B BrandowEVPSell49,024$21.51$1,054,506.24View SEC Filing  
6/15/2016Gregory W DunnCOOSell25,000$20.28$507,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Amy E MilesCEOSell28,201$20.82$587,144.82View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Amy E MilesCEOSell75,000$21.22$1,591,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2015Cyril Charles Ja VaillancourtDirectorBuy600,000$0.00$0.00
6/16/2015Kenneth David BoothDirectorBuy23,000$0.05$1,150.00
5/19/2015Gregory W DunnCOOSell19,000$21.40$406,600.00View SEC Filing  
4/2/2015Kenneth David BoothDirectorBuy72,000$0.05$3,240.00
2/18/2015Alex YemenidjianDirectorSell58,475$23.37$1,366,560.75View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Kenneth David BoothDirectorBuy50,000$0.04$2,000.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)
Latest Headlines for Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)
DateHeadline logoJanuary 2018 Options Now Available For Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) - May 22 at 6:38 PM logoDominant Wichita theater chain sells to Regal as AMC prepares to return - May 19 at 8:06 PM logoOversold Conditions For Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) - May 19 at 12:23 PM logoETFs with exposure to Regal Entertainment Group : May 18, 2017 - May 19 at 12:23 PM logoRegal Entertainment Group Completes Acquisition of Warren Theatres - May 19 at 12:23 PM logoWarren sells theaters to Tennessee company - May 19 at 12:23 PM logoRegal Entertainment Group (RGC) Upgraded to Buy by Hilliard Lyons - May 18 at 9:14 AM logoRegal Entertainment Group (RGC) Upgraded to "Buy" at Loop Capital - May 16 at 11:20 PM logoRegal Entertainment Group :RGC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 16, 2017 - May 16 at 7:25 PM logoTaking Advantage Of Weakness In Regal Entertainment Shares - May 16 at 7:25 PM logoRegal Entertainment Group (RGC) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - May 15 at 11:10 AM logoRegal Entertainment Group -- Moody's assigns Ba1 to Regal Term Loan - May 15 at 9:37 AM logoRegal Cinemas Corporation -- Moody's assigns Ba1 to Regal Term Loan - May 12 at 9:04 PM logo$840.39 Million in Sales Expected for Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) This Quarter - May 10 at 9:46 AM logoSTUDIO GHIBLI FEST 2017 Series Pass Now Available at Regal - May 8 at 6:52 PM logo Analysts Anticipate Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) to Post $0.33 EPS - May 8 at 6:24 PM logoOpen Happiness on Coca-Cola Day with Regal's New Microwavable Popcorn - May 8 at 11:46 AM logoRegal Entertainment Group (RGC) Receives News Sentiment Score of 0.14 - May 4 at 1:09 AM logoRegal Gives You a Boost This Summer with Disney Movie Rewards - May 2 at 5:20 PM logoRegal Entertainment Group – Value Analysis (NYSE:RGC) : May 1, 2017 - May 1 at 6:48 PM logoRegal Entertainment Group Announces $1 Movies for 2017 Summer Movie Express - May 1 at 6:48 PM logoRegal Entertainment Group (RGC) Expected to Earn FY2017 Earnings of $1.28 Per Share - May 1 at 9:38 AM logoQ3 2017 Earnings Forecast for Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) Issued By FBR & Co - May 1 at 8:51 AM logoWedbush Equities Analysts Increase Earnings Estimates for Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) - May 1 at 7:41 AM logoSomewhat Positive News Coverage Likely to Impact Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) Share Price - April 30 at 4:11 PM logoRoyal Bank of Canada Reiterates Hold Rating for Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) - April 30 at 2:33 PM logoRegal Entertainment Group (RGC) Price Target Raised to $25.00 at Royal Bank of Canada - April 30 at 12:09 PM logoFBR & Co Raises Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) Price Target to $25.00 - April 30 at 12:08 PM logoRegal Entertainment Group (RGC) Upgraded at B. Riley - April 29 at 11:14 PM logoQ1 2018 Earnings Forecast for Regal Entertainment Group Issued By Wedbush (RGC) - April 28 at 9:54 PM logoEdited Transcript of RGC earnings conference call or presentation 26-Apr-17 8:30pm GMT - April 28 at 3:41 PM logoRegal Entertainment Group breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : RGC-US : April 28, 2017 - April 28 at 3:41 PM logoQ2 2017 Earnings Estimate for Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) Issued By FBR & Co - April 28 at 9:15 AM logoQ2 2017 EPS Estimates for Regal Entertainment Group Reduced by B. Riley (RGC) - April 28 at 9:14 AM logoRegal Entertainment Group's (RGC) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Wedbush - April 27 at 10:44 PM logoSomewhat Positive Press Coverage Likely to Impact Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) Stock Price - April 27 at 10:36 PM logoRegal Entertainment Group Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.22 (RGC) - April 27 at 8:22 PM logoJustice For All With Your Wonder Woman Ultimate Ticket at Regal - April 27 at 10:57 AM logoRegal Entertainment Group (RGC) Releases Earnings Results, Meets Estimates - April 26 at 10:06 PM logoRegal Entertainment Group Reports Results for First Quarter 2017 and Declares Quarterly Dividend - April 26 at 5:46 PM logoRegal Entertainment misses 1Q profit forecasts - April 26 at 5:24 PM logoRegal Entertainment Group (RGC) Receives Neutral Rating from MKM Partners - April 26 at 11:22 AM logoTake Home a Taste of the Movies with Regal's New Microwavable Popcorn - April 24 at 5:59 PM logoRegal Entertainment Group (RGC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by B. Riley - April 24 at 5:39 PM logoSomewhat Negative Media Coverage Likely to Affect Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) Stock Price - April 24 at 2:24 PM logoBarrington Research Weighs in on Regal Entertainment Group's Q2 2017 Earnings (RGC) - April 24 at 7:48 AM logoRegal Entertainment Group (RGC) Receives "Buy" Rating from B. Riley - April 23 at 7:40 AM logoRegal Entertainment Group (RGC) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Shows - April 21 at 11:50 PM logoRegal Entertainment Group (RGC) Rating Reiterated by Wedbush - April 21 at 9:16 AM logoRegal Entertainment Group (RGC) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research - April 21 at 7:24 AM



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