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    Investors Should Consider Domino’s Pizza before Its Q2 Earnings

    Domino’s Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) will likely report its second-quarter earnings on July 16. Should you buy the stock before its earnings?

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Wedbush Initiated Coverage on Papa John’s with a ‘Buy’ Rating

    On Wednesday, Nick Setyan of Wedbush initiated his coverage on Papa John’s with a “buy” rating. He also gave a target price of $95.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Domino’s Pizza Stock Rises following Positive Business Update

    Domino’s Pizza announced that in the first two months of the second quarter, its US SSSG grew by 14.0%, while its international SSSG rose by 1.0%.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Domino’s Pizza Posts Earnings Beat, Stock Falls Anyway

    Today, Domino’s Pizza reported its first-quarter earnings. The company reported a diluted EPS of $3.07 on revenues of $873.1 million.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Domino’s Pizza’s Q1 Results Might Drive Its Stock Price

    The COVID-19 outbreak has created a meltdown in the global financial markets. However, Domino’s Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) has continued its impressive performance.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Is Domino’s Pizza a Safe Bet amid the Lockdown?

    President Trump extended the lockdown to April 30 amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Will Domino’s Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) benefit from the extension?

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    An Investor’s Guide to Chipotle and Its Customers

    Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) operates more than 1,700 fast-casual restaurants. Here’s everything you need to know about the business.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Why Domino’s Stock Uptrend Might Not Hold

    Domino’s (DPZ) stock has risen about 21% since the company posted disappointing third-quarter earnings results on October 8.

    By Amit Singh
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    Can Domino’s Pizza Stock Sustain Its Uptrend?

    Despite releasing disappointing third-quarter earnings results on October 8, Domino’s Pizza (DPZ) has seen its stock rise by about 16% since.

    By Amit Singh
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    Papa John’s: Why Jefferies Cut Rating ahead of Results

    Papa John’s (PZZA) plans to release its third-quarter results on November 6. On November 4, Jefferies downgraded the company’s rating to “hold” from “buy.”

    By Sirisha Bhogaraju
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    Will Beyond Meat’s Q3 Earnings Surpass Expectations?

    Plant-based food producer Beyond Meat (BYND) is set to release its third-quarter earnings results on October 29. Wall Street will be watching closely.

    By Mike Sonnenberg
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    Get Real: Is the Long Wait Finally Over?

    In today’s Get Real, we saw that the T-Mobile–Sprint deal could finally close, and blacklisting is shaking stocks. Plus, earnings season, a possible correction, and more.

    By Sybil Prowse
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    Domino’s Stock Bounced Back despite Weak Q3

    Domino’s reported a disappointing third-quarter financial performance on Tuesday. Domino’s stock pared the initial losses and closed about 5% higher.

    By Amit Singh
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    Domino’s Stock Fell after Disappointing Q3 Results

    Domino’s stock has underperformed its peers. The stock has fallen 2.3% YTD as of Monday. The company reported disappointing third-quarter results.

    By Amit Singh
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    Domino’s Q3: Expect Sharp Slowdown in EPS Growth

    Domino’s is scheduled to report its third-quarter results on Tuesday. The company’s revenues could benefit from same-store sales growth and new stores.

    By Amit Singh
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    The Restaurant Industry: An Overview

    More Americans are eating out, and they’re eating out more often. The restaurant industry’s share of the food dollar is 51%, up from 25% in 1955.

    By Rekha Khandelwal, CFA
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    PZZA Stock Rose Due to New CEO Appointment

    Papa John’s (PZZA) stock rose more than 7% in morning trade on Tuesday following the news about the new CEO’s appointment.

    By Amit Singh
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    What to Expect for Papa John’s Second-Quarter Earnings

    Papa John’s (PZZA) is set to report its second-quarter results after markets close tomorrow. Analysts expect its revenue and EPS to fall.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Longbow Downgrades Yum! Brands on Concerns about Pizza Hut

    On July 1, Longbow Research downgraded the stock of Yum! Brands (YUM), which owns KFC, Pizza Hut, and Taco Bell, from a “neutral” to an “underperform.”

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Papa John’s Stock Rose after Earnings Beat

    As of May 7, Papa John’s was trading at a forward PE ratio of 41.5x—compared to 26.6x at the beginning of 2019.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Papa John’s Beat Analysts’ Top and Bottom-Line Estimates

    Papa John’s (PZZA) reported its first-quarter results on May 7 after the market closed. The company posted an adjusted EPS of $0.31.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Papa John’s: Investors Are Optimistic about Its Q1 Earnings

    As of May 3, Papa John’s (PZZA) was trading at $53.06—a rise of 27.0% since the announcement of its fourth-quarter earnings on February 26.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Papa John’s: What to Expect from Its Q1 Earnings

    Papa John’s (PZZA) is scheduled to announce its first-quarter earnings after the market closes on May 7.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Why Yum! Brands Stock Fell after First-Quarter Earnings

    Although Yum! Brands (YUM) outperformed analysts’ revenue and EPS expectations, its stock price fell, as the SSSG of Taco Bell and Pizza Hut fell short of analysts’ expectations.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Why Analysts Expect Yum! Brands’ EPS to Fall

    In the first quarter, analysts expect Yum! Brands’ (YUM) adjusted EPS to fall 10% YoY (year-over-year) from $0.90 to $0.81 due to lower revenue and a higher effective tax rate and interest expenses.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Why Investors Are Optimistic about Yum! Brands’ Q1 Results

    Yum! Brands (YUM) is set to report its first-quarter earnings before the market opens on May 1.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Analyzing Domino’s Valuation Multiple

    Domino’s Pizza’s (DPZ) strong first-quarter earnings drove the company’s stock price, which increased its valuation multiple.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Domino’s Stock Rose after Its Q1 Earnings Beat

    For the first quarter ending on March 24, Domino’s Pizza posted an adjusted EPS of $2.20 on revenues of $836.0 million.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Will Domino’s Pizza’s Q1 Earnings Boost Its Stock Price?

    Domino’s Pizza (DPZ) will announce its first-quarter earnings results before the market opens on April 24.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Papa John’s: Stifel Upgraded the Stock to ‘Hold’

    On March 27, Stifel upgraded Papa John’s (PZZA) from “sell” to “hold” and increased its 12-month target price to $45 from $35.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Domino’s Stock Rises after J.P. Morgan’s Upgrade

    Today, J.P. Morgan upgraded Domino’s Pizza (DPZ) from “neutral” to “overweight” while keeping its 12-month price target at $270.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Papa John’s Partners with DoorDash for Delivery

    On March 13, Papa John’s (PZZA) announced it had formed a national partnership with DoorDash for delivery service at more than 1,400 of its restaurants.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Papa John’s EPS: Analysts’ Expectations in 2019

    For 2019, Papa John’s (PZZA) management has set an EPS guidance of $0–$0.50. Papa John’s expects its effective tax rate to be 21%–24%.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Analysts Expect Papa John’s Revenues to Fall in 2019

    For 2019, analysts expect Papa John’s (PZZA) to post revenues of $1.52 billion—a fall of 3.6% from $1.57 billion in 2018.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Domino’s Stock Fell More than 9% after Weak Q4 Earnings

    For the fourth quarter, Domino’s posted an adjusted EPS of $2.62 on revenues of $1.08 billion. The company’s revenues increased 21.4% YoY.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Domino’s Pizza: Analysts’ Recommendations

    Among the 22 analysts that cover Domino’s Pizza (DPZ), 63.6% recommended a “buy,” while 36.4% recommended a “hold.”

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Why Investors Are Optimistic about Yum! Brands’ Q4 Earnings

    Yum! Brands is scheduled to post its fourth-quarter earnings results before the market opens on February 7.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Yum! Brands Stock Fell after Goldman Sachs’s Downgrade

    On January 11, Goldman Sach downgraded Yum! Brands (YUM) from “neutral” to “sell” due to concerns its high valuation.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Domino’s Pizza: Analysts’ Earnings Expectations in 2019

    In the first three quarters of 2018, Domino’s Pizza posted an adjusted EPS of $5.79—an increase of 50.4% from the same three quarters in 2017.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Analysts Expect Domino’s Revenue Growth to Fall in 2019

    In the first three quarters of 2018, Domino’s Pizza posted revenues of $2.35 billion—24.0% growth from the same three quarters in 2017.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Domino’s Pizza: Analysts Favor a ‘Buy’ Rating

    Among the 22 analysts that follow Domino’s Pizza (DPZ), 59.1% recommended a “buy” as of December 28, while 40.9% recommended a “hold.”

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Are Analysts Expecting from Yum! Brands’ Revenue in Q3 2018?

    Analysts expect Yum! Brands (YUM) to post revenue of $1.38 billion, which represents a fall of 3.9% from $1.44 billion in the corresponding quarter of the previous year.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Domino’s Pizza Outperforms Analysts’ EPS Expectations in Q3 2018

    Domino’s Pizza (DPZ) posted adjusted EPS of $1.95 in the third quarter, outperforming analysts’ consensus expectation of $1.75.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Drove Domino’s Pizza’s Revenue in Q3 2018?

    In the third quarter, Domino’s Pizza posted revenue of $786.0 million, a rise of 22.1% from the $643.6 million it reported in the third quarter of 2017.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Analysts Give Domino’s Pizza a ‘Buy’ before Q3 2018 Earnings

    Of the 23 analysts covering Domino’s Pizza (DPZ), 57.1% are favoring a “buy” as of October 10, and 42.9% are favoring a “hold.”

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Analysts Expect Domino’s Pizza’s EPS to Rise in Q3 2018

    For the third quarter of 2018, analysts expect Domino’s Pizza’s (DPZ) EPS to rise 37.5% to $1.75, compared to $1.27 in Q3 2017.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Domino’s Pizza’s Q3 2018 Earnings: Will It Boost the Stock?

    Domino’s Pizza (DPZ) is scheduled to announce its third-quarter earnings on October 16. It was trading at $274.92 on October 10.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Takeover Talks: Papa John’s Stock Rose in After-Hours Trading

    On October 8, the Wall Street Journal reported that Trian Fund Management is considering a takeover bid for Papa John’s (PZZA).

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Impacted Papa John’s Stock on September 26?

    On September 26, a source told CNBC that Papa John’s founder, John Schnatter, was reaching out to private equities to possibly buy back the company.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Analysts Recommend for DPZ, PZZA, and YUM

    Of the 21 analysts covering Domino’s Pizza (DPZ), 57.1% recommend “buy,” and 42.9% recommend “hold.”

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Comparing DPZ’s, PZZA’s, and YUM’s Valuation

    Despite its stock price falling, Papa John’s forward PE multiple has increased from 19.9x at the beginning of 2018 to 29.3x.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Papa John’s Stock Plunges after Its Q2 2018 Earnings Results

    Papa John’s (PZZA) posted its second-quarter earnings results after the market closed on August 7.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    How Yum! Brands’ Valuation Multiple Compares with Peers

    The strong second-quarter EPS and unit growth appear to have increased investors’ confidence, leading to a rise in Yum! Brands’ stock price and its valuation multiple.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Drove Yum! Brands’ EPS in Q2 2018?

    Yum! Brands (YUM) posted EPS (earnings per share) of $0.97.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Papa John’s Hit a 52-Week Low on July 23

    On July 23, Papa John’s (PZZA) hit a 52-week low of $46.06 before closing the day at $46.56.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Analysts Favor a ‘Buy’ ahead of Domino’s Pizza’s Q2 Earnings

    On July 12, Domino’s Pizza (DPZ) was trading at $279.03. That same day, analysts were forecasting a price target of $281.22.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Can Domino’s Pizza Maintain Its Upward Momentum in Q2 2018?

    Domino’s Pizza (DPZ) is scheduled to announce its second-quarter earnings before the market opens on July 19.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Drove Papa John’s Stock Price on July 12?

    Papa John’s share price rose to a high of $55.83 on July 12 before closing the day at $53.67—a rise of 11.1% from the previous day’s closing price.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Why Most Analysts Rate Papa John’s Stock a ‘Hold’

    As of July 5, Papa John’s (PZZA) was trading at $51.06. Analysts were expecting the stock to reach $59.80.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Could Papa John’s Price Correction Mean a Buy Opportunity?

    As of July 5, Papa John’s (PZZA) was trading at $51.06, which is a 13.1% fall since its first-quarter earnings on May 8.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Domino’s Stock Price Fell after Maxim Group’s Downgrade

    After Maxim Group downgraded Domino’s Pizza on June 8, its stock price fell as low as $263.06. However, the stock improved and closed at $270.04.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Domino’s Revenue: Wall Street Forecast for Next Four Quarters

    Analysts expect Domino’s to post revenue of $3.53 billion in the next four quarters, which represents growth of 19.5% from $2.95 billion in the corresponding four quarters of the previous year.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    How Much Upside Is Left in Domino’s Stock Price?

    As of May 22, Domino’s Pizza (DPZ) was trading at $248.21, which represents growth of 6.3% since the announcement of its first-quarter earnings on April 26.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Papa John’s 1Q18 Earnings Didn’t Meet Analysts’ Expectations

    In 1Q18, Papa John’s (PZZA) posted an adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $0.50—a fall of 35.1% from $0.77 in 1Q17.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Why Did Papa John’s Margins Decline in 1Q18?

    Papa John’s (PZZA) posted an EBIT (earnings before interest and tax) of $27.3 million in 1Q18, which represents an EBIT margin of 6.4%.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Papa John’s Stock Price Fell Due to Weak 1Q18 Earnings

    Papa John’s posted its 1Q18 earnings after the market closed on May 8. The company posted an adjusted EPS of $0.50 on revenues of $427.4 million.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Wall Street Recommends for Pizza Companies

    Of the three companies considered for our analysis, Domino’s Pizza (DPZ) has been the most favored stock among Wall Street analysts.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Analysts Expect from Pizza Companies’ Revenue in 2018

    Analysts expect Domino’s Pizza (DPZ) to post revenue of $3.08 billion, which represents growth of 10.3% from $2.79 billion in 2017.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    How Pizza Companies Are Expanding their Businesses

    Investors should be careful while comparing unit growth for companies with different models, as the opening of company-owned restaurants requires higher capital than franchised restaurants.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Will 2018 Be a Good Year for Pizza Companies?

    All major pizza companies have announced their 4Q17 earnings, so it’s time to compare their performance.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Analysts Are Recommending for Papa John’s after 4Q17 Earnings

    As of March 1, 2018, Papa John’s (PZZA) was trading at $60.04.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    How Does Papa John’s Valuation Multiple Compare with Peers?

    The initiatives taken by the company’s management to improve its SSSG (same-store sales growth) appears to have increased investors’ confidence.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Why Papa John’s 4Q17 Earnings Failed to Meet Analyst Estimates

    In 4Q17, Papa John’s (PZZA) posted EPS (earnings per share) of $0.81.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Why Papa John’s Earnings Margin Contracted in 4Q17

    In 4Q17, Papa John’s (PZZA) posted EBIT (earnings before interest and tax) of $34.4 million, which represents an EBIT margin of 7.4%.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    How Is Papa John’s Expanding Its Business?

    By the end of 4Q17, Papa John’s (PZZA) operated 708 domestic company-owned restaurants, 35 international company-owned restaurants, 2,733 domestic franchised restaurants, and 1,758 international franchised restaurants.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    How Did Papa John’s Same-Store Sales Growth Trend in 4Q17?

    In 4Q17, Papa John’s (PZZA) posted SSSG (same-store sales growth) of 2.6% in the international market, while in North America its SSSG fell 3.9%.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Drove Papa John’s Revenue in 4Q17?

    In 4Q17, Papa John’s (PZZA) posted revenue of $467.6 million, which represents a rise of 6.4% from $439.6 million in 4Q16.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Why Papa John’s Stock Rose after 4Q17 Earnings

    Papa John’s (PZZA) posted its 4Q17 earnings after the market closed on February 27, 2018.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    More Consumer Sector Earnings Released Last Week

    Home Depot (HD) announced its fiscal 4Q17 results on February 20. Home Depot’s revenue increased 7.5% YoY (year-over-year) to $23.8 billion.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    What Analysts Recommend for Domino’s ahead of Its 4Q17 Earnings

    Of the 22 analysts that follow Domino’s Pizza, 59.1% recommend a “buy,” and the remaining 40.9% recommend a “hold.”

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Domino’s Valuation Multiple Compared to Its Peers

    As of February 14, 2018, Domino’s was trading at a forward PE multiple of 26.5x compared to 31.8% before the announcement of its 3Q17 earnings.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    How Yum! Brands’ Valuation Multiple Compares to Its Peers

    The lower-than-expected 4Q17 SSSG and revenue and weakness in the broader market led to a fall in Yum! Brands stock and its valuation multiple.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Yum! Brands: 4Q17 Revenue below Analysts’ Estimate

    In 4Q17, Yum! Brands (YUM) posted revenue of $1.58 billion, which represents a fall of 16.3% from $1.9 billion in 4Q16.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Why Yum! Brands Stock Fell after Its 4Q17 Earnings

    Yum! Brands posted its 4Q17 earnings before the market opened on February 8, 2018. Its adjusted EPS was $0.96 on revenues of $1.58 billion.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Why Investors Are Optimistic about Yum! Brands’ 4Q17 Earnings

    Yum! Brands (YUM) is scheduled to announce its 4Q17 earnings before the market opens on February 8, 2018. The company’s stock price was trading at $82.63 at the close of trading on February 2.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Why Did Stifel Raise Its Target Price for Domino’s Pizza?

    On January 16, 2018, Stifel analyst Chris O’Cull raised the 12-month target price for Domino’s Pizza (DPZ) from $225.00 to $240.00 while maintaining its “buy” rating.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Domino’s Stock Rises on Stock Upgrade

    On January 4, Credit Suisse and Oppenheimer upgraded Domino’s Pizza (DPZ) from “market perform” to “outperform,” which appears to have increased investors’ confidence, leading to a rise in the stock price.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Yum! Brands’ Earnings Margin Outperformed Its Peers’ in 3Q17

    n this article, we’ll be looking at the EBIT (earnings before interest and tax) margins of the pizza companies under review in this series.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Understanding Pizza Companies’ Dividend Policies

    On November 10, 2017, Domino’s Pizza (DPZ) announced a dividend of $0.46 per share to be paid on December 29, 2017, to shareholders of record as of December 15, 2017.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    How Do Pizza Companies’ Valuation Multiples Compare?

    Due to the high visibility of their earnings, we’ve opted to use the forward PE (price-to-earnings) multiple for our valuation analysis of the pizza companies in this series.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Why Pizza Companies’ Stock Prices Are Struggling

    In this series, we’ll be looking at the key financial indicators of pizza companies Papa John’s (PZZA), Domino’s Pizza (DPZ), and Yum! Brands (YUM) in 3Q17.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Papa John’s Stock Falls after CEO John Schnatter Steps Down

    On December 21, 2017, Papa John’s (PZZA) announced that founder, CEO, and chairman John Schnatter will be stepping down as a CEO on January 1, 2018.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Deutsche Bank’s ‘Buy’ Rating Raises Domino’s Stock Price

    The initiation of Deutsche Bank’s coverage of Domino’s Pizza’s (DPZ) with a “buy” rating appears to have increased investors’ confidence.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Deutsche Bank Initiates Coverage of Domino’s Pizza with a ‘Buy’

    On December 18, 2017, Deutsche Bank initiated coverage of Domino’s Pizza with a “buy” rating and a 12-month target price of $210, representing a return potential of 12.9%.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Domino’s Stock Falls on Longbow’s Target Price Reduction

    At the end of November 28, 2017, Domino’s Pizza (DPZ) was trading at $172.29, a fall of 1.3% from the previous day’s closing price.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Has Papa John’s Stock Bottomed Out?

    As of November 22, 2017, Papa John’s (PZZA) was trading at $57.0—near its 52-week low of $56.71, which the company hit on November 20, 2017.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Papa John’s Stock Dips on Weak Outlook

    On October 31, Papa John’s reported 3Q17 adjusted EPS of $0.60 on revenues of $431.7 million, which shows EPS growth of 5.3% and revenue growth of 2.2%.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    What Drove Papa John’s EPS in 3Q17?

    For 3Q17, Papa John’s reported adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $0.60, which was in line with the analysts’ expectation and 5.3% higher YoY.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Why Did Papa John’s Earnings Margin Decline in 3Q17?

    For 3Q17, Papa John’s (PZZA) reported EBIT (earnings before interest and tax) of $33.5 million, which represents an EBIT margin of 7.8%.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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    Inside Papa John’s Same-Store Sales Growth in 3Q17

    For 3Q17, Papa John’s (PZZA) reported a systemwide SSSG (same-store sales growth) of 1.0% in North America, compared with the analysts’ expectation of 1.4%.

    By Rajiv Nanjapla
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