Papa John's Int'l (NASDAQ:PZZA) had declared a cash dividend of $0.2000 on Jul 28, 2016. The shares will quote ex-dividend on Aug 4, 2016 and the record date has been fixed for Aug 8, 2016. On Jul 28, 2016 share price, the yield comes out to be 1.0862%. The dividend payable date has been fixed on Aug 19, 2016.
In a different note, On Jul 20, 2016, KeyBanc said it Upgrades its rating on Papa John's Int'l. The shares have been rated ‘Overweight’ by the firm. On Jun 22, 2016, Nomura said it Downgrades its rating on Papa John's Int'l. The shares have been rated ‘Neutral’ by the firm.
Papa John's Int'l (PZZA) shares turned negative on Thursdays trading session with the shares closing down -1.62 points or -2.09% at a volume of 5,67,057. The pessimistic mood was evident in the company shares which never went considerably beyond the level of $78. The peak price level was also seen at $78 while the days lowest was $75.529. Finally the shares closed at $75.76. The 52-week high of the shares is $78.0899 while the 52-week low is $42.87. According to the latest information available, the market cap of the company is $2,821 M.
Papa John's Int'l(PZZA) last announced its earnings results on May 3, 2016 for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q1.Company reported revenue of $428.60M. Analysts had an estimated revenue of $440.89M. Earnings per share were $0.69. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $0.63.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On Nov 9, 2015, Wayne Kent Taylor (director) purchased 8,590 shares at $57.71 per share price.Also, On Jun 5, 2015, Robert C. Kraut (SVP, Chief Marketing Officer) sold 2,493 shares at $68.00 per share price.On Jun 2, 2015, Steve M Ritchie (Chief Operating Officer) sold 2,750 shares at $69.00 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Papa Johns International Inc. (Papa Johns) operates and franchises pizza delivery and carryout restaurants. The Company operates these restaurants in international markets dine-in and delivery restaurants under the trademark Papa Johns. Papa Johns operates in five segments: domestic Company-owned restaurants domestic commissaries North America franchising international operations and all other business units. North America is defined as the United States and Canada. Domestic is defined as the contiguous United States. International franchisees are defined as all franchise operations outside of the United States and Canada. The Company owns full-service international QC Centers in the United Kingdom Mexico City Mexico and Beijing China. Its other international QC Centers are licensed to franchisees or non-franchisee third parties and are located in the markets where the Companys franchisees have restaurants.