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The Restaurant Group plc (RTN) is a leading restaurants business based in the UK. It opened the day at 50.5p after a previous close of 50.9p. During the day the price has varied from a low of 47.18p to a high of 51.45p. The latest price was 47.94p (25 minute delay). The Restaurant Group is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and employs 21,500 staff. All prices are listed in pence sterling.

How to buy shares in The Restaurant Group

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  2. Open your account. You'll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
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  4. Search the platform for stock code: RTN in this case.
  5. Research The Restaurant Group shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
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How has Coronavirus impacted The Restaurant Group's share price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, The Restaurant Group's share price has had significant negative movement.

Its last market close was 43.5p, which is 66.15% down on its pre-crash value of 128.5p and 114.71% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as 20.26p.

If you had bought £1,000 worth of The Restaurant Group shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth £182.99 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth £345.79.

The Restaurant Group share price

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The Restaurant Group shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-09-29.
Open50.5p
High51.45p
Low47.18p
Close47.94p
Previous close50.9p
Change -2.96p
Change % -5.815%
Volume 955,385
Information last updated 2020-10-20.
52-week range20.26p - 167.7p
50-day moving average 53.1449p
200-day moving average 54.5357p
Wall St. target price211.56p
Dividend yield 0.04p (6.23%)
Earnings per share (TTM) -20.6p
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£1500
0.75%
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£100
0.45%
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Is it a good time to buy The Restaurant Group stock?

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The Restaurant Group price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of 47.94p

1 week (2020-10-20) 10.46%
1 month (2020-09-25) 0.76%
3 months (2020-07-27) 6.11%
6 months (2020-04-27) -12.84%
1 year (2019-10-25) -63.90%
2 years (2018-10-26) -83.69%
3 years (2017-10-27) -83.81%
5 years (2015-10-27) -93.15%

Is The Restaurant Group under- or over-valued?

Valuing The Restaurant Group stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of The Restaurant Group's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

The Restaurant Group's EBITDA

The Restaurant Group's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is £29 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a The Restaurant Group's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

The Restaurant Group financials

Revenue TTM £784.4 million
Gross profit TTM £139.5 million
Return on assets TTM -0.27%
Return on equity TTM -56.65%
Profit margin -21.56%
Book value 0.42p
Market capitalisation £257.2 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

The Restaurant Group share dividends

We're not expecting The Restaurant Group to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. However, you can browse other dividend-paying shares in our guide.

Have The Restaurant Group's shares ever split?

The Restaurant Group's shares were split on a 8:9 basis on 27 February 2006. So if you had owned 9 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 8 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your The Restaurant Group shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 12.5% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for The Restaurant Group shares which in turn could have impacted The Restaurant Group's share price.

The Restaurant Group share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, The Restaurant Group's shares have ranged in value from as little as 20.26p up to 167.7p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

RTN.LSE volatility(beta: 1.82)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (LSE average) beta is 1, while The Restaurant Group's is 1.8153. This would suggest that The Restaurant Group's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

The Restaurant Group overview

The Restaurant Group plc operates restaurants and pub restaurants in the United Kingdom. Its brands include Frankie & Benny's, Chiquito, Coast to Coast, Brunning & Price, Garfunkel's, Firejacks, Wagamama, and Joe's Kitchen. The company also operates TRG concessions that provide table service, counter service, sandwich shops, pubs, and bars. It operates approximately 650 restaurants and pub restaurants. The Restaurant Group plc was incorporated in 1954 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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