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SONC Sonic Corp. weekly Stock Chart
SONC [NASD]
Sonic Corp.
Index- P/E28.76 EPS (ttm)1.50 Insider Own0.40% Shs Outstand36.09M Perf Week-0.14%
Market Cap1.56B Forward P/E26.28 EPS next Y1.65 Insider Trans-44.49% Shs Float34.25M Perf Month18.04%
Income59.40M PEG1.86 EPS next Q0.51 Inst Own- Short Float4.67% Perf Quarter18.59%
Sales435.40M P/S3.58 EPS this Y12.10% Inst Trans0.14% Short Ratio1.47 Perf Half Y61.14%
Book/sh-7.40 P/B- EPS next Y10.62% ROA13.20% Target Price41.75 Perf Year66.35%
Cash/sh1.24 P/C34.76 EPS next 5Y15.50% ROE-30.40% 52W Range23.22 - 44.87 Perf YTD57.39%
Dividend0.64 P/FCF48.93 EPS past 5Y19.20% ROI20.50% 52W High-3.61% Beta1.34
Dividend %1.48% Quick Ratio- Sales past 5Y-2.60% Gross Margin50.80% 52W Low86.26% ATR0.76
Employees373 Current Ratio1.80 Sales Q/Q-4.60% Oper. Margin25.60% RSI (14)71.05 Volatility0.35% 1.06%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq- EPS Q/Q33.00% Profit Margin16.90% Rel Volume1.03 Prev Close43.30
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq- EarningsOct 15 Payout32.80% Avg Volume1.09M Price43.25
Recom2.90 SMA203.10% SMA5014.08% SMA20041.39% Volume1,120,976 Change-0.12%
Sep-26-18Downgrade Stephens Overweight → Equal-Weight $43.50
Sep-12-18Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Market Perform $32 → $40
Sep-07-18Initiated Wedbush Outperform
Mar-28-18Reiterated Barclays Underweight $28 → $25
Mar-14-18Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Market Perform $31 → $28
Jan-16-18Reiterated Barclays Underweight $27 → $28
Jan-05-18Reiterated UBS Neutral $26 → $28
Jan-05-18Reiterated Telsey Advisory Group Market Perform $27 → $31
Dec-28-17Reiterated Guggenheim Buy $29 → $31
Oct-17-17Reiterated Canaccord Genuity Hold $24 → $25
Sep-18-17Initiated Citigroup Buy $28
Jun-13-17Downgrade BofA/Merrill Buy → Underperform
May-23-17Initiated Wells Fargo Market Perform
Apr-24-17Upgrade Stephens Inc Equal-Weight → Overweight
Mar-29-17Reiterated Barclays Underweight $26 → $24
Mar-20-17Downgrade Canaccord Genuity Buy → Hold $30 → $24
Oct-25-16Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $27 → $25
Oct-25-16Reiterated Canaccord Genuity Buy $32 → $30
Oct-25-16Downgrade Telsey Advisory Group Outperform → Market Perform $36 → $27
Sep-28-16Reiterated Barclays Underweight $30 → $25
Oct-16-18 05:25PM  Sonic (SONC) Surpasses Q4 Earnings Estimates Zacks
04:28PM  Sonic: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
04:05PM  Sonic Reports Improved Sales Performance for the Fourth Fiscal Quarter of 2018 Business Wire
Oct-15-18 01:30PM  MERGER ALERT SONC and BHBK: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of Investigations Concerning the Sale of these Companies GlobeNewswire
Oct-08-18 11:00PM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Monteverde & Associates PC Launches An Investigation of the Board of Directors of Sonic Corp. - SONC PR Newswire
04:39PM  Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors that it is Investigating the Boards of Directors of Nevada Gold, Pandora, and Sonic on Behalf of Stockholders and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm GlobeNewswire
10:30AM  Sonic (SONC) Q4 Earnings Preview: What to Look Out For Zacks
Oct-05-18 12:41PM  MERGER ALERT SONC, PRSS and ANCX: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of Investigations Concerning the Sale of these Companies GlobeNewswire
Oct-04-18 10:34PM  [$$] Stefon Harris & Blackout: Sonic Creed winsome lyrics, atmospheric electronics Financial Times
Oct-03-18 02:54PM  Sonic Mozzarella Sticks Are 99 Cents Today InvestorPlace
12:41PM  Why Sonic Corporation Stock Jumped 21% in September Motley Fool
06:55AM  SONIC Drive-In Adds New Footlong Philly to Bring Another Classic to the Car Business Wire
Oct-01-18 07:55AM  SONIC Drive-In Celebrates 10 Years of Supporting Teachers with $1 Million Donation Business Wire
Sep-27-18 02:35PM  Fast-food roundup: Sonic sold for $2B Dunkin changes name... McDonalds dumps artificial ingredients American City Business Journals
10:42AM  Inspire Brands Buys Sonic at a Tasty Premium Motley Fool
Sep-26-18 07:16PM  Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is Investigating the Board of Directors of Sonic Corp. (SONC) on Behalf of Stockholders and Encourages SONC Investors to Contact the Firm GlobeNewswire
06:56PM  IRB Holding Corporation -- Moody's places the ratings of IRB Holdings on review for downgrade; CFR at B2 Moody's
06:52PM  SONIC CORP. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation of Buyout Business Wire
05:26PM  On Tuesdays, We Buy Companies Motley Fool
10:26AM  Company News For Sep 26, 2018 Zacks
10:00AM  Expect More Acquisition Deals to Take Out Restaurant Chains TheStreet.com
09:55AM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of an Investigation Regarding Whether the Sale of Sonic Corp. to Inspire Brands, Inc. for $43.50 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders GlobeNewswire
08:30AM  There Will Be No More Sonic Stock, and Thats OK Motley Fool
Sep-25-18 07:59PM  [$$] Arbys Parent to Buy Sonic for $2.3 Billion The Wall Street Journal +18.71%
05:08PM  What Happened in the Stock Market Today Motley Fool
04:33PM  Sonic and Halliburton rise; Facebook and CenturyLink dip Associated Press
04:07PM  Dow Slips, Nasdaq Gains Ahead of Fed Decision Wednesday TheStreet.com
03:14PM  Sonic Takeover Yields a 660% Profit for Options Investor Bloomberg
03:09PM  Sonic to Be Acquired by Inspire Brands for $2.3 Billion GuruFocus.com
02:18PM  [$$] Arby's Parent to Buy Sonic for $2.3 Billion The Wall Street Journal
01:31PM  ALERT: Rowley Law PLLC is Investigating Proposed Acquisition of Sonic Corp. PR Newswire
12:16PM  Why Sonic Corporation Stock Surged Today Motley Fool
11:53AM  Sonic Stock Soars on Buyout Announcement InvestorPlace
11:01AM  Arby's owner to buy drive-in chain Sonic for $1.57 billion Reuters
10:53AM  Sonic To Be Acquired By Inspire Brands, Owner of Arby's And Buffalo Wild Wings Benzinga
10:36AM  Sonic Shares Jump After Being Acquired by Arby's Owner, Inspire Brands TheStreet.com
10:00AM  Inspire Brands buys Sonic burger chain for $2.3 billion Associated Press
09:41AM  Inspire Brands acquiring drive-in fast-food chain Sonic for $2.3 billion MarketWatch
09:34AM  Sonic to be acquired by Arby's owner for $1.57 bln Reuters
09:33AM  Arby's, Buffalo Wild Wings Parent to Buy Sonic for $2.3 Billion Bloomberg
09:20AM  Sonic Corp. to be Acquired by Inspire Brands in $2.3 Billion Transaction Business Wire
Sep-21-18 06:19AM  [$$] Immersive cocktails: drinking in a different dimension Financial Times
Sep-20-18 10:10AM  Why Sonic (SONC) is Poised to Beat Earnings Estimates Again Zacks
Sep-18-18 10:45AM  National Cheeseburger Day 2018: Deals at Wendys, Sonic, Red Robin and More InvestorPlace
Sep-14-18 06:55AM  SONIC Drive-In Honors Top Franchisees at 2018 National Convention Business Wire
Sep-13-18 06:55AM  SONIC Drive-in Crew from Knoxville, Tenn. is Honored as the Best in the Nation Business Wire
Sep-12-18 08:59AM  Sonic's (SONC) Shares Gain on Solid Q4 Preliminary Results Zacks
Sep-11-18 04:44PM  Why Sonic, Integrated Device Technology, and Casey's General Store Jumped Today Motley Fool +8.23%
11:33AM  Why Sonic Drive-In Stock Is Soaring Today InvestorPlace
07:11AM  Sonic's stock rallies after upbeat profit, sales outlook MarketWatch
07:00AM  Sonic Reports Solid Same-Store Sales Momentum in the Fourth Fiscal Quarter of 2018 Business Wire
Sep-07-18 06:55AM  SONIC Launches New Breakfast Sandwich Option, the Breakfast Slinger Business Wire
Sep-04-18 06:55AM  SONIC Creates New Way to Dunk OREO, AMERICAS FAVORITE COOKIE Business Wire
Aug-24-18 01:41PM  Is Sonic Corps (NASDAQ:SONC) PE Ratio A Signal To Buy For Investors? Simply Wall St.
Aug-10-18 05:15AM  [$$] The riotous life of Wayne Kramer and the MC5 Financial Times
Aug-08-18 04:16PM  Sonic increases 2019 dividend program MarketWatch
04:05PM  Sonic Announces Increase to Dividend Program in Fiscal 2019 Business Wire
Jul-30-18 07:55AM  SONICs New Real Fruit Berry Shakes Are the Real Deal Business Wire
Jul-27-18 07:45AM  Free Pre-Market Technical Recap on YUM! Brands and Three Additional Restaurants Stocks ACCESSWIRE
Jul-26-18 10:09PM  [$$] Best of Lex: your weekly round-up Financial Times
Jul-23-18 02:21AM  [$$] Sonos/smart speakers: Sonic the hedged slog Financial Times
Jul-13-18 07:05AM  Free Post Earnings Research Report: Sonic's Quarterly Earnings Advanced 20.93% ACCESSWIRE
Jul-01-18 02:08PM  Will Sonic Break Its Eight-Quarter Streak of Sales Declines? Motley Fool
Jun-28-18 11:36AM  Do Not Be Fooled. Sonic Stock Is Just Not the Stock You Think It Is InvestorPlace
09:52AM  Company News For Jun 28, 2018 Zacks
Jun-27-18 07:07PM  Is the Sonic Selloff a Buying Opportunity? TheStreet.com
05:22PM  Why Sonic, National Beverage, and Aquinox Pharmaceuticals Slumped Today Motley Fool
04:31PM  Concho Resources, CMS Energy climb while Conagra stumbles Associated Press
01:23PM  Trader Blitz: Wrestling and Trade CNBC Videos
10:37AM  Sonic (SONC) Earnings Beat Estimates in Q3, Revenues Lag Zacks
10:27AM  Edited Transcript of SONC earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jun-18 9:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
08:54AM  Why Sonic Corp (NASDAQ:SONC) Could Be A Buy Simply Wall St.
07:40AM  Sonic CEO on earnings: We don't ignore value CNBC Videos
07:35AM  YUM! Brands and Three Additional Stocks Under Scanner in the Restaurants Space ACCESSWIRE
Jun-26-18 06:11PM  After-hours buzz: SONC, AVAV, & more CNBC
04:14PM  Sonic: Fiscal 3Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
04:05PM  Sonic Reports Accelerating Same-Store Sales Trend for the Third Fiscal Quarter of 2018 Business Wire
03:00PM  Sonic Corp. to Host Earnings Call ACCESSWIRE
06:58AM  3 Stocks to Buy on the Market's Dip (and 1 to Write a Call On): Market Recon TheStreet.com
Jun-24-18 11:07AM  Peak pucker? KFCs pickle fried chicken joins Sonics pickle juice slush in this menu trend MarketWatch
Jun-21-18 10:11PM  [$$] R+R = Now: Collagically Speaking dense layers of keyboards and electronica Financial Times
Jun-19-18 08:15AM  Report: Developing Opportunities within HealthEquity, Sonic, FLIR, Nustar GP, Ashland Global, and Buckeye Partners Future Expectations, Projections Moving into 2018 GlobeNewswire
Jun-12-18 10:24AM  IHOPs IHOb rebrand: PR at its finest or a marketing stunt gone too far? MarketWatch
08:31AM  Sonic (SONC) Shares March Higher, Can It Continue? Zacks
Jun-11-18 11:44AM  Sonic Pickle Juice Slush Is Now a Thing InvestorPlace
11:37AM  Stocks mixed ahead of North Korea summit Yahoo Finance
08:28AM  Sonic (SONC) Hits a 52-Week High, Can the Run Continue? Zacks
06:55AM  SONIC Invents Unique Way to Describe New, Irresistible Crispy Tenders Business Wire
Jun-08-18 06:55AM  Soon, You Can Finally Get Your Hands on SONICs New Pickle Juice Slush Business Wire
Jun-07-18 04:56PM  Why Sonic Corporation Stock Spiked Today Motley Fool +16.42%
03:06PM  Tech Stocks Lead Nasdaq Lower, But This Sector Shows No Quit Investor's Business Daily
07:00AM  Sonic Reports Preliminary Fiscal Third Quarter Sales Results Ahead of Conference Presentations Business Wire
Jun-06-18 11:26PM  [$$] Sonic serves up best day in 7 years on sales, buyback Financial Times
May-31-18 08:30AM  Sonic to Attend Upcoming Conferences Business Wire
May-29-18 08:37AM  MRC, Sonic, Salesforce.com, Costco and Ulta as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day Zacks
07:00AM  Bear of the Day: Sonic (SONC) Zacks
May-23-18 07:05AM  Free Technical Insights on YUM! Brands and Three Other Restaurants Stocks ACCESSWIRE
May-01-18 11:07AM  SONIC Drive-In Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Month with $1 Million Donation Business Wire
Apr-26-18 12:33PM  Down to bees-ness: Delta unveils first-of-its-kind Atlanta honey farm American City Business Journals
07:20AM  Free Research Report as Sonics Adjusted Earnings Jumped 13% ACCESSWIRE
Sonic Corp. operates and franchises a chain of quick-service drive-in restaurants in the United States. As of August 31, 2017, the company operated 3,593 Sonic Drive-Ins in 45 states, of which 228 were owned and operated by the company and 3,365 were owned and operated by franchisees. The company also owns and leases 135 properties; and sublease 53 properties to franchisees and other parties. The company was founded in 1953 and is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
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