WEN - The Wendy's Company

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
17.92
-0.08 (-0.42%)
As of 9:50AM EST. Market open.
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Previous Close18.00
Open18.05
Bid18.050 x 3200
Ask18.060 x 1400
Day's Range17.90 - 18.09
52 Week Range14.96 - 18.68
Volume166,645
Avg. Volume3,421,200
Market Cap4.166B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.89
PE Ratio (TTM)7.39
EPS (TTM)2.427
Earnings DateFeb 20, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.34 (1.90%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-11-30
1y Target Est19.33
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  • Why Investors Are Optimistic about Wendy’s Q4 Results
    Market Realist18 minutes ago

    Why Investors Are Optimistic about Wendy’s Q4 Results

    Why Investors Are Optimistic about Wendy’s Q4 ResultsStock performance Wendy’s (WEN) is scheduled to post its fourth-quarter earnings results before the market opens on February 21. On February 15, Wendy’s was trading at $18.0, a rise of 5.4%

  • These 5 Top Stocks Are Right At Buy Points
    Investor's Business Daily14 hours ago

    These 5 Top Stocks Are Right At Buy Points

    Estee Lauder stock and Wix stock were among the 5 top stocks right around buy points. All are showing rising relative strength in the stock market.

  • CNBC4 days ago

    Cramer's game plan: Investors shouldn't underestimate the importance of a trade deal with China

    CNBC's Jim Cramer eyes the week ahead, which will feature earnings reports from Walmart, CVS and more. "If we get a [trade] deal ... I think the stocks of many international companies ... can rally because at this point the earnings estimates are too low," Cramer says. Norwegian Cruise "could be the standout that potentially reignites the whole group, which is dirt cheap," the "Mad Money" host says.

  • MarketWatch4 days ago

    Wendy's boosts dividend by 18%, to yield more than the S&P 500

    Wendy's Co. said Friday it will raise its quarterly dividend by 18% to 10 cents a share from 8.5 cents a share. The new dividend will be payable March 15 to shareholders of record on March 1. Based on Thursday's stock closing price of $17.90, the new annual dividend rate implies a dividend yield of 2.23%, up from 1.90%, and compared with the implied yield for the S&P 500 of 2.06%, according to FactSet. The fast-food restaurant chain's stock was indicated down nearly 1% in premarket trade. It has climbed 14% over the past 12 months, while the S&P 500 has gained 0.5%.

  • The Wendy's Company Board Of Directors Authorizes 18 Percent Dividend Rate Increase
    PR Newswire4 days ago

    The Wendy's Company Board Of Directors Authorizes 18 Percent Dividend Rate Increase

    DUBLIN, Ohio, Feb. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wendy's Company (WEN) announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized an 18 percent increase in the quarterly cash dividend rate from 8.5 cents to 10 cents per share.  The increase will be effective with the next quarterly dividend payment, which is payable on March 15, 2019, to shareholders of record as of March 1, 2019. "We are pleased to announce an 18 percent increase in our quarterly dividend," said President and Chief Executive Officer Todd Penegor.  "Returning cash to shareholders remains a key priority for us.

  • Wendy's (WEN) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week's Release
    Zacks5 days ago

    Wendy's (WEN) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week's Release

    Wendy's (WEN) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

  • The Wendy's Company Announces Settlement Agreement with Financial Institutions
    PR Newswire6 days ago

    The Wendy's Company Announces Settlement Agreement with Financial Institutions

    DUBLIN, Ohio , Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) today announced that it has entered into a Settlement Agreement that, if approved and finalized, would result in a class-wide ...

  • What Is Inflation, And Why Does It Matter To The Fed — And You?
    Investor's Business Daily6 days ago

    What Is Inflation, And Why Does It Matter To The Fed — And You?

    Consumers hate it. The Fed fears it. But what exactly is inflation? Here's a brief explainer on inflation, and why it matters to the Federal Reserve and you.

  • Why The Wendy’s Company (NASDAQ:WEN) Looks Like A Quality Company
    Simply Wall St.8 days ago

    Why The Wendy’s Company (NASDAQ:WEN) Looks Like A Quality Company

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  • The Bacon Battle Isn't Over Yet: Wendy's Is Giving Away Free Baconator Fries Every Day This Week With Any Purchase In Mobile App Offer
    PR Newswire8 days ago

    The Bacon Battle Isn't Over Yet: Wendy's Is Giving Away Free Baconator Fries Every Day This Week With Any Purchase In Mobile App Offer

    Wendy's® is back with a new bacon deal that de-frys the rest. Now through Sunday, Feb. 17, Wendy's is giving away FREE Baconator Fries with any at-restaurant purchase through Wendy's mobile app. Wendy's Free Baconator Fries with purchase offer will refresh daily within the app, so you can bring home the bacon every.single.day.

  • Domino's, Starbucks Are In Buy Zone; Fast-Food Peer Restaurant Brands Is Near A Buy With Earnings Due
    Investor's Business Daily10 days ago

    Domino's, Starbucks Are In Buy Zone; Fast-Food Peer Restaurant Brands Is Near A Buy With Earnings Due

    Domino's Pizza, Starbucks and Taco Bell parent Yum Brands are in the buy zone. Burger King parent Restaurant Brands is near a buy point with earnings due Monday. Wendy's is near a buy too.

  • Markit11 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Wendys Co.

    Wendys Co NASDAQ/NGS:WENView full report here! Summary * ETFs holding this stock have seen outflows over the last one-month * Bearish sentiment is moderate and increasing Bearish sentimentShort interest | NeutralShort interest is moderate for WEN with between 5 and 10% of shares outstanding currently on loan. This represents an increase in short interest as investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices added to their short positions on February 5. Money flowETF/Index ownership | NegativeETF activity is negative. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding WEN totaled $3.33 billion. Additionally, the rate of outflows appears to be accelerating. Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | NeutralAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Services sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however. Credit worthinessCredit default swapCDS data is not available for this security.Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • McDonald's has one supersized challenge to overcome in America
    Yahoo Finance13 days ago

    McDonald's has one supersized challenge to overcome in America

    McDonald's has entered 2019 looking for ways to jump-start its traffic to U.S. restaurants.

  • Wendy's Beefs Up Its Menu with Three New Made to Crave Cheeseburgers
    PR Newswire15 days ago

    Wendy's Beefs Up Its Menu with Three New Made to Crave Cheeseburgers

    DUBLIN, Ohio, Feb. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Trying to take your go-to cheeseburger to new heights? The new Made to Crave line introduces a trio of cheeseburgers to the fresh, never frozen beef* family: S'Awesome Bacon Cheeseburger, Peppercorn Mushroom Melt and Barbecue Cheeseburger.

  • McDonald’s Valuation Multiple Compared to Its Peers
    Market Realist15 days ago

    McDonald’s Valuation Multiple Compared to Its Peers

    Why McDonald's Q4 Earnings Weren't Impressive(Continued from Prior Part)Valuation multiple The decline in traffic at McDonald’s (MCD) restaurants in the United States appears to have led to a fall in the stock price, which lowered its forward PE

  • McDonald’s Q4 EPS Beat Analysts’ Expectations
    Market Realist18 days ago

    McDonald’s Q4 EPS Beat Analysts’ Expectations

    Why McDonald's Q4 Earnings Weren't Impressive(Continued from Prior Part)Fourth-quarter performanceFor the fourth quarter, McDonald’s (MCD) posted an EPS of $1.82. Removing one-time or special items, the company’s adjusted EPS was $1.97, which

  • McDonald’s Fourth-Quarter EBIT Margins Expanded
    Market Realist18 days ago

    McDonald’s Fourth-Quarter EBIT Margins Expanded

    Why McDonald's Q4 Earnings Weren't Impressive(Continued from Prior Part)Fourth-quarter performanceFor the fourth quarter, McDonald’s (MCD) posted an EBIT margin of 43.1%—compared to 40.2% in the fourth quarter of 2017. The expansion was driven

  • What Drove McDonald’s Revenues in Q4?
    Market Realist19 days ago

    What Drove McDonald’s Revenues in Q4?

    Why McDonald's Q4 Earnings Weren't Impressive(Continued from Prior Part)Fourth-quarter performance In the fourth quarter, McDonald’s (MCD) posted revenues of $5.163 billion—slightly better than analysts’ expectation of $5.162 billion. The

  • McDonald’s Stock Fell Due to Weak US Same-Store Sales Growth
    Market Realist19 days ago

    McDonald’s Stock Fell Due to Weak US Same-Store Sales Growth

    Why McDonald's Q4 Earnings Weren't ImpressiveFourth-quarter performanceOn January 30, McDonald’s (MCD) posted its fourth-quarter earnings. For the quarter ending December 31, the company posted an adjusted EPS of $1.97 on revenues of $5.16

  • TheStreet.com20 days ago

    McDonald's vs. Wendy's vs. Restaurant Brands International: How to Pick

    , the fast-food investing menu is offering some interesting choices. Firstly, McDonald's just reported fourth-quarter earnings, and beat estimates. shares rose 1.78% to $17.42 a share in the wake of the McDonald's report suggesting investors are somewhat encouraged about global spend on restaurants.

  • Wendy’s Free Baconator? How to Get Yours This Week
    InvestorPlace21 days ago

    Wendy’s Free Baconator? How to Get Yours This Week

    A Wendy's free Baconator (NASDAQ:WEN) may be yours as long as you order food with the fast food giant sometime within the next week. Source: Flickr The burger chain said that fans of bacon will be happy as those who order food through the company's delivery service DoorDash. For every $10 Wendy's order placed through the delivery service, customers will get a free Baconator cheeseburger as long as they use the code FREEBACONATOR. The meal is quite a sizable as it includes a half-pound beef patty, cheese, as well as six crispy strips of bacon for those who are especially hungry, have a wild metabolism or just hit the gym and need the gains. The promotion will run until February 4. InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Wendy's has "always owned bacon and that's not changing because our competitors are throwing a happy hour to celebrate its importance," Kurt Kane, Wendy's executive vice president, said in a statement "Bacon is at the core of what we do at Wendy's, and we aren't afraid to throw down the gauntlet." Kane made this statement as McDonald's is offering competition to Wendy's by offering free bacon on Tuesday to anyone who shows up at its locations between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. local time. The offer applies to anyone seeking to add bacon to a menu item as the chain will add a couple of strips of bacon for free. WEN stock is down about 1.3% on Tuesday. ### More From InvestorPlace * 5 Best Stocks to Buy and Hold for the Long Term * 7 Stocks That Could Double in 2019 * 7 High-Dividend Stocks Yielding More Than 5% (Plus a Bonus) Compare Brokers The post Wendy's Free Baconator? How to Get Yours This Week appeared first on InvestorPlace.

  • Does McDonald's Need to Up Its Social Media Game?
    Motley Fool21 days ago

    Does McDonald's Need to Up Its Social Media Game?

    The burger giant is often the punch line for its rival's jokes.

  • McDonald’s and Wendy’s ratchet up the bacon wars
    Yahoo Finance21 days ago

    McDonald’s and Wendy’s ratchet up the bacon wars

    America loves bacon and McDonald’s and Wendy’s are engaged in a full-on bacon war this week.

  • McDonald's and Wendy's bacon cheese fries battle it out
    Yahoo Finance Video4 days ago

    McDonald's and Wendy's bacon cheese fries battle it out

    It's a fast food battle between McDonald's and Wendy's. McDonald's released its own take on bacon cheese fries to combat Baconator fries. Yahoo Finance's Jackie DeAngelis, Seana Smith, Dan Roberts and Jared Blikre taste test.