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Should You Consider Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc (NASDAQ:CBRL)?

Building up an investment case requires looking at a stock holistically. Today I’ve chosen to put the spotlight on Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc (NASDAQ:CBRL) due to its excellent fundamentals in more than one area. CBRL is a well-regarded dividend-paying company with a an impressive history of delivering benchmark-beating performance. In the following section, I expand a bit more on these key aspects. For those interested in digger a bit deeper into my commentary, read the full report on Cracker Barrel Old Country Store here.

Solid track record established dividend payer

Over the past year, CBRL has grown its earnings by 23%, with its most recent figure exceeding its annual average over the past five years. This illustrates a strong track record, leading to a satisfying return on equity of 43%. which is an notable feat for the company.

NasdaqGS:CBRL Income Statement Export November 20th 18

For those seeking income streams from their portfolio, CBRL is a robust dividend payer as well. Over the past decade, the company has consistently increased its dividend payout, reaching a yield of 5.2%, making it one of the best dividend companies in the market.

NasdaqGS:CBRL Historical Dividend Yield November 20th 18

Next Steps:

For Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, I’ve put together three essential aspects you should look at:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for CBRL’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for CBRL’s outlook.
  2. Financial Health: Are CBRL’s operations financially sustainable? Balance sheets can be hard to analyze, which is why we’ve done it for you. Check out our financial health checks here.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of CBRL? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

To help readers see past the short term volatility of the financial market, we aim to bring you a long-term focused research analysis purely driven by fundamental data. Note that our analysis does not factor in the latest price-sensitive company announcements.

The author is an independent contributor and at the time of publication had no position in the stocks mentioned. For errors that warrant correction please contact the editor at editorial-team@simplywallst.com.