Papa John's International Inc.Find Ratings Reports
PAPA JOHNS INTERNATIONAL INC's gross profit margin for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year 2017 has decreased when compared to the same period a year ago. Even though sales increased, the net income has decreased, representing a decrease to the bottom line. PAPA JOHNS INTERNATIONAL INC has weak liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 0.72 which shows a lack of ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has increased from the same period last year.
At the same time, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has significantly decreased by 3,012.01% from the same quarter last year. Overall, the key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is in a position in which financial difficulties could develop in the future.
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|Income Statement||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Net Sales ($mil)||467.61||439.62|
|Net Income ($mil)||28.51||32.63|
|Balance Sheet||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||22.35||15.56|
|Total Assets ($mil)||555.55||512.57|
|Total Debt ($mil)||466.57||299.82|
|Profitability||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Gross Profit Margin||19.35||20.97|
|Return on Assets||18.41||20.05|
|Return on Equity||0.0||0.0|
|Debt||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Share Data||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||33.93||36.68|
|Div / share||0.23||0.2|
|Book value / share||-3.59||-0.11|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||1073410.0||858547.0|
HOLD. This stock's P/E ratio indicates a discount compared to an average of 24.84 for the Hotels, Restaurants & Leisure industry and a discount compared to the S&P 500 average of 24.25. Normally, for additional comaprison, we would look at the price-to-book ratio; however, this company's price-to-book ratio is negative making the value useless for comparisons. The price-to-sales ratio is well below both the S&P 500 average and the industry average, indicating a discount. After reviewing these and other key valuation criteria, PAPA JOHNS INTERNATIONAL INC proves to trade at a discount to investment alternatives within the industry.
|PZZA 21.78||Peers 24.84||PZZA 15.49||Peers 16.85|
Discount. A lower P/E ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower growth expectations.
PZZA is trading at a discount to its peers.
Average. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
PZZA is trading at a valuation on par to its peers.
|PZZA 21.20||Peers 22.75||PZZA NM||Peers 1.12|
Average. An average price-to-projected earnings ratio can signify an industry neutral stock price and average future growth expectations.
PZZA is trading at a valuation on par with its peers.
Neutral. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.
PZZA's negative PEG ratio makes this valuation measure meaningless.
|PZZA NM||Peers 14.40||PZZA 2.90||Peers 283.91|
Neutral. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
PZZA's P/B is negative making this valuation measure meaningless.
Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
However, PZZA is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|PZZA 1.17||Peers 3.51||PZZA 4.06||Peers 10.94|
Discount. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.
PZZA is trading at a significant discount to its industry on this measurement.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.
PZZA significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth