Papa John's International, Inc. (PZZA): Price and Financial Metrics

Papa John's International, Inc. (PZZA): $76.25

-1.12 (-1.45%)

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  • PZZA scores best on the Growth dimension, with a Growth rank ahead of 84.92% of US stocks.
  • PZZA's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • PZZA ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 18th percentile.

PZZA Stock Summary

  • PAPA JOHNS INTERNATIONAL INC's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than merely 2.27% of US listed stocks.
  • With a price/earnings ratio of 40.71, PAPA JOHNS INTERNATIONAL INC P/E ratio is greater than that of about 85.09% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at -3.3 for PAPA JOHNS INTERNATIONAL INC; that's greater than it is for only 3.68% of US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to PAPA JOHNS INTERNATIONAL INC, a group of peers worth examining would be AINC, HLF, GMBL, MGI, and TLRY.
  • Visit PZZA's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

PZZA Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Cyclical stock, PZZA's EV/EBIT ratio is 153.08% higher, now standing at 32.9.
  • PZZA's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.8 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for PZZA.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
PZZA 2023-03-17 1.3 -9.7 41.2 32.9
PZZA 2023-03-16 1.3 -9.7 41.3 33.0
PZZA 2023-03-15 1.3 -9.7 41.4 33.0
PZZA 2023-03-14 1.3 -9.4 40.2 32.2
PZZA 2023-03-13 1.3 -9.4 40.1 32.2
PZZA 2023-03-10 1.3 -9.4 40.0 32.1

PZZA Growth Metrics

    The 4 year revenue growth rate now stands at -5.97%.
  • The 2 year price growth rate now stands at 17.09%.
  • Its 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -1504.12%.
Over the past 33 months, PZZA's revenue has gone up $485,506,000.

The table below shows PZZA's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 2,104.754 67.604 68.415
2022-06-30 2,107.024 102.23 89.131
2022-03-31 2,099.367 146.852 -16.007
2021-12-31 2,068.421 184.675 4.073
2021-09-30 2,009.347 211.516 -14.497
2021-06-30 1,969.506 226.811 -32.001

PZZA's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • PZZA has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 85.37% of graded US stocks.
  • PZZA's asset turnover comes in at 2.273 -- ranking 1st of 79 Restaraunts Hotels Motels stocks.
  • CMG, PBPB, and PENN are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with PZZA.

The table below shows PZZA's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-26 2.273 0.357 0.156
2021-06-27 2.275 0.353 0.149
2021-03-28 2.276 0.348 0.137
2020-12-27 2.291 0.341 0.103
2020-09-27 2.330 0.340 0.077
2020-06-28 2.304 0.333 0.054

PZZA Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of PZZA, see our PZZA price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $129.12 Average Broker Recommendation 1.38 (Strong Buy)

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PZZA Price/Volume Stats

Current price $76.25 52-week high $108.53
Prev. close $77.37 52-week low $66.74
Day low $75.12 Volume 547,000
Day high $77.03 Avg. volume 613,228
50-day MA $86.04 Dividend yield 2.17%
200-day MA $82.99 Market Cap 2.64B

Papa John's International, Inc. (PZZA) Company Bio

Papa John's operates and franchises pizza delivery and carryout restaurants under the trademark Papa John’s in the United States and internationally. The company was founded in 1985 and is based in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Latest PZZA News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about PAPA JOHNS INTERNATIONAL INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate PZZA as an investment opportunity.

Meta Platforms and Papa John's International have been highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day

Meta Platforms and Papa John's International are part of the Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day article.

Yahoo | March 24, 2023

Bear of the Day: Papa John's International (PZZA)

Papa John's (PZZA) has seen its earnings revisions tumble over the last year as it faces rising costs and other headwinds. The pizza delivery powerhouse is also dealing with some leadership shakeups and more...

Yahoo | March 24, 2023

Papa John’s Financial Chief Resigns, Adding to Series of Leadership Exits

Papa John’s International said its finance chief has resigned as the pizza chain has faced a series of leadership changes and is grappling with inflationary pressures.

Yahoo | March 22, 2023

Papa John's (PZZA) Down 18% in a Year: What's Hurting the Stock?

Papa John's (PZZA) remains cautious of a volatile geopolitical environment and inflationary pressures. The company anticipates international comp sales to remain under pressure throughout 2023.

Yahoo | March 22, 2023

Papa John's Finance Chief Steps Down

Papa John’s International Inc (NASDAQ: PZZA) revealed Ann Gugino will step down from her position as Chief Financial Officer effective March 22, 2023. Gugino will remain an employee of the company through May 31, 2023, and will assist in the transition of her responsibilities. Her departure from the company will qualify her for severance benefits consistent with a termination without cause under the company’s Severance Pay Plan. Papa John’s has appointed Chris Collins to the position of principa

Yahoo | March 22, 2023

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PZZA Price Returns

1-mo -10.95%
3-mo N/A
6-mo 2.15%
1-year -22.59%
3-year 51.57%
5-year 44.26%
YTD -6.95%
2022 -37.26%
2021 58.87%
2020 35.88%
2019 61.50%
2018 -27.80%

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