Total shares held by institutions as of the most recent company filings are 28,833,042 with a reported 1,468,523 bought and 2,063,107 sold.
For this year, Papa John's International, Inc.
06/22/2016 - Papa John's International Inc. was downgraded to "neutral" by analysts at Nomura. Profund Advisors LLC now owns 4,278 shares of the company's stock worth $342,000 after buying an additional 25 shares in the last quarter.
"I can't find a better place to put my money than Papa Johns", Schnatter said.
01/08/2015 - Papa John's International Inc. had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Telsey Advisory Group. Fifth Third Bancorp now owns 2,112 shares of the company's stock valued at $169,000 after buying an additional 215 shares during the period. Macquarie Group Ltd. acquired a new position in shares of Papa John's global during the fourth quarter worth $270,000. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund boosted its position in shares of Papa John's worldwide by 1.1% in the first quarter. Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 4,286 shares of the company's stock worth $343,000 after buying an additional 150 shares in the last quarter. Papa John's global has a 52 week low of $70.73 and a 52 week high of $90.49. (PZZA) recorded volume accumulation so there will probably be a surplus of buyers at $77.48. The stock had opened the regular trading at $78.69 and managed a 9.64% price change to reach $77.99 through the close.
Papa John's International, Inc.'s P/E ratio is 25.27 and market capitalization is 2.62B. Over the past 2 quarters, Papa John's International, Inc. The company is expected to report EPS as high as $0.65 and as low as $0.57 per share. Papa John's worldwide had a net margin of 6.09% and a return on equity of 11,469.18%. The company had revenue of $449.27 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $435.47 million. During the same quarter past year, the firm earned $0.61 EPS. It improved, as 18 investors sold Papa John's Int'l, Inc. shares while 66 reduced holdings. The stock is performing -1.78% year to date. "The increase in our share repurchase authorization aligns with the continued confidence we have in our business". The consensus rating is 2, indicating analysts in general look favorably on the company's future prospects.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 18th. This represents a $0.90 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.16%. Papa John's Int'l, Inc. Papa John's International's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 27.87%. $638,011 worth of Papa John's Int'l, Inc. "(PZZA) Increases Dividend to $0.23 Per Share" was originally posted by StockNewsTimes and is owned by of StockNewsTimes. If you are reading this story on another publication, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright legislation. The original version of this news story can be viewed at https://sportsperspectives.com/2017/08/03/papa-johns-international-inc-nasdaqpzza-price-target-increased-to-95-00-by-analysts-at-stephens.html. KeyBanc Capital Markets downgraded the shares of PZZA in report on Friday, November 18 to "Sector Weight" rating. Finally, KeyCorp restated an "equal weight" rating on shares of Papa John's global in a report on Tuesday, June 20th. Stephens restated an "overweight" rating and issued a $90.00 price objective (down from $100.00) on shares of Papa John's worldwide in a research report on Monday, June 26th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Papa John's worldwide from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Tuesday, June 20th.
Papa John's global has a beta of 0.52, suggesting that its share price is 48% less volatile than the S&P 500. Finally, KeyCorp reiterated an "equal weight" rating on shares of Papa John's global in a research report on Tuesday, June 20th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. A break down through the support point at $78.95 will initially suggest a lower tendency for declines in the price and this might very well be an early sign that a trend shift is coming.
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