Ark Restaurants Corp

Consumer Cyclical

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Company Statistics

Market Cap.:
$75.28 million
Book Value:
Revenue TTM:
$187.13 million
Operating Margin TTM:
Gross Profit TTM:
$48.92 million
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Company Profile

Ark Restaurants Corp had its IPO on 1985-12-13 under the ticker symbol ARKR.

The company operates in the Consumer Cyclical sector and Restaurants industry. Ark Restaurants Corp has a staff strength of 339 employees.

Stock update

Shares of Ark Restaurants Corp opened at $15.96 at the start of the last trading session i.e. 2023-09-12.

The stocks traded within a range of $15.78 - $16.05, and closed at $15.78.

This is a -0.44% slip from the previous day's closing price.

A total volume of 2,119 shares were traded at the close of the day’s session.

In the last one week, shares of Ark Restaurants Corp have slipped by -4.36%.

Ark Restaurants Corp's Key Ratios

Ark Restaurants Corp has a market cap of $75.28 million, indicating a price to book ratio of 1.0988 and a price to sales ratio of 0.3768.

In the last 12-months Ark Restaurants Corp’s revenue was $187.13 million with a gross profit of $48.92 million and an EBITDA of $13.53 million. The EBITDA ratio measures Ark Restaurants Corp's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure its profitability.

In the trailing 12-month period, Ark Restaurants Corp’s operating margin was 4.96% while its return on assets stood at 3.2% with a return of equity of 16.98%.

In Q4, Ark Restaurants Corp’s quarterly earnings growth was a negative -23% while revenue growth was a positive 7.9%.

Ark Restaurants Corp’s PE and PEG Ratio

Forward PE
Trailing PE

Its diluted EPS in the last 12-months stands at $2.53 per share while it has a forward price to earnings multiple of 0 and a PEG multiple of 0. A low price to earnings ratio can mean the stock is attractively valued while a high ratio suggests the stock may be overvalued.

The PEG on the other hand provides a broader view compared to the P/E ratio and gives greater insight into Ark Restaurants Corp’s profitability.

Ark Restaurants Corp stock is trading at a EV to sales ratio of 0.7872 and a EV to EBITDA ratio of 5.6929. Its price to sales ratio in the trailing 12-months stood at 0.3768.

Ark Restaurants Corp stock pays annual dividends of $0.375 per share, indicating a yield of 2.64% and a payout ratio of 20.55%.

Balance sheet and cash flow metrics

Total Assets
$203.63 million
Total Liabilities
$30.59 million
Operating Cash Flow
Capital Expenditure
Dividend Payout Ratio

Ark Restaurants Corp ended 2024 with $203.63 million in total assets and $0 in total liabilities. Its intangible assets were valued at $203.63 million while shareholder equity stood at $61.15 million.

Ark Restaurants Corp ended 2024 with $0 in deferred long-term liabilities, $30.59 million in other current liabilities, 36000.00 in common stock, $45.55 million in retained earnings and $17.44 million in goodwill. Its cash balance stood at $19.43 million and cash and short-term investments were $19.43 million. The company’s total short-term debt was $13,509,000 while long-term debt stood at $15.98 million.

Ark Restaurants Corp’s total current assets stands at $35.44 million while long-term investments were $6.48 million and short-term investments were $5.04 million. Its net receivables were $4.19 million compared to accounts payable of $4.75 million and inventory worth $3.45 million.

In 2024, Ark Restaurants Corp's operating cash flow was $-751000.00 while its capital expenditure stood at $797000.

Comparatively, Ark Restaurants Corp paid $0.21 in dividends in 2024.

Other key metrics

Current Trading Price
52-Week High
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Analyst Target Price

Ark Restaurants Corp stock is currently trading at $15.78 per share. It touched a 52-week high of $22.0121 and a 52-week low of $22.0121. Analysts tracking the stock have a 12-month average target price of $17.

Its 50-day moving average was $17.27 and 200-day moving average was $17.62 The short ratio stood at 2.81 indicating a short percent outstanding of 0%.

Around 5076.4% of the company’s stock are held by insiders while 1797.5% are held by institutions.

Frequently Asked Questions About Ark Restaurants Corp

The stock symbol (also called stock or share ticker) of Ark Restaurants Corp is ARKR

The IPO of Ark Restaurants Corp took place on 1985-12-13

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Ark Restaurants Corp., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates restaurants and bars in the United States. It operates in New York City; Washington, D.C.; Las Vegas, Nevada; Atlantic City, New Jersey; Florida; and Alabama, as well as fast food concepts and catering operations. The company was incorporated in 1983 and is based in New York, New York.


85 5th Avenue, New York, NY, United States, 10003