Wingstop Inc. (WING): Price and Financial Metrics

Wingstop Inc. (WING): $74.71

-4.11 (-5.21%)

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  • Quality is the dimension where WING ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 92.5% of US stocks.
  • WING's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • WING ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 0th percentile.

WING Stock Summary

  • Wingstop Inc's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than merely 4.21% of US listed stocks.
  • The price/operating cash flow metric for Wingstop Inc is higher than 93.16% of stocks in our set with a positive cash flow.
  • WING's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of only 4.96% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Wingstop Inc are ACA, KMT, IHT, CMT, and ASGN.
  • Visit WING's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

WING Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Cyclical stock, WING's price/sales ratio is 1242.86% higher, now standing at 18.8.
  • Over the past 76 months, WING's price/earnings ratio has gone up 84.3.
  • WING's price/earnings ratio has moved up 84.3 over the prior 76 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for WING.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
WING 2021-08-27 18.8 -15.9 181.6 112.0
WING 2021-08-26 18.4 -15.5 178.0 109.9
WING 2021-08-25 18.4 -15.6 178.3 110.0
WING 2021-08-24 18.5 -15.6 178.5 110.2
WING 2021-08-23 18.2 -15.4 176.0 108.8
WING 2021-08-20 18.2 -15.3 175.6 108.6

WING'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.
  • WING has a Quality Grade of A, ranking ahead of 98.73% of graded US stocks.
  • WING's asset turnover comes in at 1.232 -- ranking 5th of 79 Restaraunts Hotels Motels stocks.
  • PZZA, CMG, and RUTH are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with WING.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-26 1.232 0.811 0.108
2021-03-27 1.242 0.808 0.121
2020-12-26 1.212 0.805 0.116
2020-09-26 1.231 0.804 0.167
2020-06-27 1.241 0.798 0.161
2020-03-28 1.231 0.794 0.134

WING Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of WING, see our WING 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 $180.84 Average Broker Recommendation 1.57 (Moderate Buy)

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WING Price/Volume Stats

Current price $74.71 52-week high $187.35
Prev. close $78.82 52-week low $67.67
Day low $74.65 Volume 660,000
Day high $79.73 Avg. volume 600,899
50-day MA $82.91 Dividend yield 0.91%
200-day MA $136.28 Market Cap 2.23B

Wingstop Inc. (WING) Company Bio

Wingstop franchises and operates restaurants under the Wingstop name that specialize in cooked-to-order, hand-sauced, and tossed chicken wings. The company was founded in 1994 and is based in Dallas, Texas.

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Latest WING News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Wingstop Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate WING as an investment opportunity.

Why Wingstop Stock Is Up Despite An Earnings Miss

Wingstop's total revenue jumped from $63.3 million a year ago to $72.0 million, and the company flipped from a net loss of $6.4 million to a net income of $6.9 million, or $0.24 earnings per share. Wingstop also cemented its 18-year streak of same-store sales growth -- a figure that the company claims leads the industry -- with 8% same-store sales growth for 2021. On the earnings call, management said that they expect chicken wings prices to drop from current levels of $2.60 per pound to "closer to the $2.00 range", which not only improves margins, but also keeps franchisees happy.

Yahoo | February 18, 2022

Wedbush Remains a Buy on Wingstop (WING)

In a report released today, Nick Setyan from Wedbush maintained a Buy rating on Wingstop (WING – Research Report), with a price target of $195.00. The company's shares closed last Wednesday at $162.66. According to, Setyan is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 10.0% and a 54.7% success rate. Setyan covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as The ONE Group Hospitality, Papa John's International, and Brinker International. The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for Wingstop with a $181.56 average price target, representing a 21.0% upside. In a report issued on February 7, Robert W.

Brian Anderson on TipRanks | February 17, 2022

WingStop Stock Meets 80-Plus Relative Strength Rating Benchmark

Wingstop shows rising price performance, earning an upgrade to its IBD Relative Strength Rating from 62 to 81.

Yahoo | February 17, 2022

Wingstop CEO: Ghost kitchens are coming

Wingstop is cooking with gas despite elevated inflation. Here's one initiative they have in the works to keep sales hot.

Yahoo | February 17, 2022

Wingstop CEO on overcoming supply chain issues: 'Use more of the chicken'

Wingstop CEO Charlie Morrison joins Yahoo Finance Live to discuss the company's digital strategy, supply chain challenges, and high wing prices.

Yahoo | February 17, 2022

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WING Price Returns

1-mo N/A
3-mo -36.19%
6-mo -55.09%
1-year -50.53%
3-year -13.96%
5-year 200.03%
YTD -55.09%
2021 30.91%
2020 60.40%
2019 34.99%
2018 86.08%
2017 32.26%

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