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CHEF - Chefs' Warehouse Inc Share Price

$23.14 2.7  13.0%

Last Trade - 7:45pm

Consumer Defensives
Mid Cap
Market Cap £580.3m
Enterprise Value £725.9m
Revenue £904.7m
Position in Universe 2657th / 6431
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Year End 27th Dec 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
832.7 1,047 1,193 1,302 1,445 1,592 1,131 1,396 +13.8%
-26.0 +5.8 -81.0 +260.2 +70.3 +16.5
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the 39 weeks ended 25 September 2020, Chefs'Warehouse Inc revenues decreased 29% to $830M. Net losstotaled $45.8M vs. income of $13.3M. Revenues reflectCenter-of-the-Plate segment decrease of 55% to $231.4M, DryGoods segment decrease of 73% to $55.6M. Net loss reflectsAcquisition Cost of Group Companie increase of 85% to $435K(expense). Basic Earnings per Share excluding ExtraordinaryItems decreased from $0.45 to -$1.31.
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Profile Summary

The Chefs' Warehouse, Inc. is a distributor of specialty food products in the United States and Canada. The Company operates through food product distribution segment, which is concentrated on the East and West Coasts of the United States. The Company is focused on serving the specific needs of chefs owning and/or operating some of the menu-driven independent restaurants, fine dining establishments, Country clubs, hotels, caterers, culinary schools, bakeries, patisseries, chocolatiers, cruise lines, casinos and specialty food stores in the United States and Canada. Its product portfolio consists of imported and domestic specialty food products, such as artisan charcuterie, specialty cheeses, oils and vinegars, truffles, caviar, chocolate and pastry products. The Company also offers a line of center-of-the-plate products, including custom cut beef, seafood and hormone-free poultry, as well as food products, such as cooking oils, butter, eggs, milk and flour.

Last Annual December 27th, 2019
Last Interim September 25th, 2020
Incorporated June 17, 2005
Public Since July 28, 2011
No. of Shareholders: 78
No. of Employees: 2,447
Sector Consumer Defensives
Industry Food & Drug Retailing
Index Nasdaq Composite , S&P 600 Small Cap , S&P Composite 1500 ,
Exchange NASDAQ Global Select Market
Shares in Issue 37,769,724
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Frequently Asked Questions for Chefs' Warehouse Inc
What is the Chefs' Warehouse Inc share price?

As of 7:45pm, shares in Chefs' Warehouse Inc are trading at $23.14, giving the company a market capitalisation of £580.3m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Chefs' Warehouse Inc share price performed this year?

Shares in Chefs' Warehouse Inc are currently trading at $23.14 and the price has moved by -40.75% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Chefs' Warehouse Inc price has moved by -47.81% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Chefs' Warehouse Inc?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Chefs' Warehouse Inc, there are there are currently 2 "buy" , 3 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Chefs' Warehouse Inc is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Chefs' Warehouse Inc next release its financial results?

Chefs' Warehouse Inc is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-09-25
What is the Chefs' Warehouse Inc dividend yield?

Chefs' Warehouse Inc does not currently pay a dividend.

Does Chefs' Warehouse Inc pay a dividend?

Chefs' Warehouse Inc does not currently pay a dividend.

When does Chefs' Warehouse Inc next pay dividends?

Chefs' Warehouse Inc does not currently pay a dividend.

How do I buy Chefs' Warehouse Inc shares?

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What is the market cap of Chefs' Warehouse Inc?

Shares in Chefs' Warehouse Inc are currently trading at $23.14, giving the company a market capitalisation of £580.3m.

Where are Chefs' Warehouse Inc shares listed? Where are Chefs' Warehouse Inc shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Chefs' Warehouse Inc:

Country of listing: United States
Exchange: NSQ
Ticker Symbol: CHEF
What kind of share is Chefs' Warehouse Inc?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Chefs' Warehouse Inc is currently classified as a Contrarian. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Chefs' Warehouse Inc share price forecast 2020?

Shares in Chefs' Warehouse Inc are currently priced at $23.14. At that level they are trading at 2.25% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Chefs' Warehouse Inc currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of -1.738 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Chefs' Warehouse Inc share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Chefs' Warehouse Inc. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 7.48%. At the current price of $23.14, shares in Chefs' Warehouse Inc are trading at 27.31% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Chefs' Warehouse Inc PE Ratio?

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Who are the key directors of Chefs' Warehouse Inc?

Chefs' Warehouse Inc's management team is headed by:

Christopher Pappas - CHM
John Pappas - VCH
Patricia Lecouras - CHO
Alexandros Aldous - GCN
Dominick Cerbone - LED
Joseph Cugine - IND
Alan Guarino - IND
Stephen Hanson - IND
James Leddy - CFO
Steven Goldstone - IND
Tim McCauley - CAO
Who are the major shareholders of Chefs' Warehouse Inc?

Here are the top five shareholders of Chefs' Warehouse Inc based on the size of their shareholding:

BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 11.96% (4.52m shares)
Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management, LLC Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 10.28% (3.88m shares)
Pappas (Christopher) Individual Investor
Percentage owned: 8.48% (3.20m shares)
Virtus KAR Small-Cap Growth Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 7.43% (2.81m shares)
The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 5.73% (2.16m shares)
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