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Ark Restaurants Corp is a restaurants business based in the US. Ark Restaurants shares (ARKR) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Ark Restaurants employs 786 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$106.5 million.
|Latest market close||USD$19.39|
|52-week range||USD$7.19 - USD$22.8925|
|50-day moving average||USD$13.4709|
|200-day moving average||USD$11.5809|
|Wall St. target price||USD$17|
|Dividend yield||USD$1 (7.25%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||USD$0.884|
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|1 week (2021-01-15)||-1.47%|
|1 month (2020-12-23)||7.72%|
|3 months (2020-10-22)||69.05%|
|6 months (2020-07-22)||77.73%|
|1 year (2020-01-21)||-14.81%|
|2 years (2019-01-22)||4.70%|
|3 years (2018-01-22)||25.776|
|5 years (2016-01-22)||21.5|
Valuing Ark Restaurants stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Ark Restaurants's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Ark Restaurants's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 11x. In other words, Ark Restaurants shares trade at around 11x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Ark Restaurants's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$1.1 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Ark Restaurants's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||USD$106.5 million|
|Gross profit TTM||USD$21.5 million|
|Return on assets TTM||-3.68%|
|Return on equity TTM||-11.57%|
|Market capitalisation||USD$60.2 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 15,291 Ark Restaurants shares held short by investors – that's known as Ark Restaurants's "short interest". This figure is 31.8% down from 22,436 last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Ark Restaurants shares can be evaluated.
Ark Restaurants's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Ark Restaurants shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Ark Restaurants shares traded daily (recently around 46336.363636364). Ark Restaurants's SIR currently stands at 0.33. In other words for every 100,000 Ark Restaurants shares traded daily on the market, roughly 330 shares are currently held short.
However Ark Restaurants's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Ark Restaurants shares, or, against the total number of tradable Ark Restaurants shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Ark Restaurants's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Ark Restaurants shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0.0071% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Ark Restaurants shares, roughly 7 shares are currently held short).
Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Ark Restaurants.
Find out more about how you can short Ark Restaurants stock.
We're not expecting Ark Restaurants to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Over the last 12 months, Ark Restaurants's shares have ranged in value from as little as $7.19 up to $22.8925. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Ark Restaurants's is 1.3024. This would suggest that Ark Restaurants's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Ark Restaurants Corp., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates restaurants and bars in the United States. As of October 3, 2020, it owned and/or operated 20 restaurants and bars, including 5 facilities located in New York City; 2 in Washington, D.C.; 5 in Las Vegas, Nevada; 3 in Atlantic City, New Jersey; 3 on the east coast of Florida; and 2 on the gulf coast of Alabama, as well as had 17 fast food concepts and catering operations. The company was founded in 1983 and is based in New York, New York.
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