Carrols Restaurant Group (NASDAQ:TAST – Get Free Report) and Restaurant Brands New Zealand (OTCMKTS:RTBRF – Get Free Report) are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, valuation and risk.
Institutional & Insider Ownership
29.1% of Carrols Restaurant Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 15.4% of Restaurant Brands New Zealand shares are owned by institutional investors. 33.1% of Carrols Restaurant Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.
Valuation & Earnings
This table compares Carrols Restaurant Group and Restaurant Brands New Zealand’s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Carrols Restaurant Group||$1.73 billion||0.22||-$75.57 million||$0.06||117.50|
|Restaurant Brands New Zealand||N/A||N/A||N/A||$0.22||10.71|
This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Carrols Restaurant Group and Restaurant Brands New Zealand, as reported by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Carrols Restaurant Group||0||0||3||0||3.00|
|Restaurant Brands New Zealand||0||0||0||0||N/A|
Carrols Restaurant Group currently has a consensus price target of $9.17, indicating a potential upside of 30.02%. Given Carrols Restaurant Group’s higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Carrols Restaurant Group is more favorable than Restaurant Brands New Zealand.
This table compares Carrols Restaurant Group and Restaurant Brands New Zealand’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Carrols Restaurant Group||0.50%||15.04%||1.53%|
|Restaurant Brands New Zealand||N/A||N/A||N/A|
Carrols Restaurant Group beats Restaurant Brands New Zealand on 9 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.
About Carrols Restaurant Group
Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a restaurant company in the United States. The company operates as a Burger King and Popeyes franchisee. The company was founded in 1960 and is headquartered in Syracuse, New York.
About Restaurant Brands New Zealand
Restaurant Brands New Zealand Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates quick service and takeaway restaurants in New Zealand, Australia, California, Hawaii, Saipan, and Guam. It operates the KFC, Pizza Hut, Carl's Jr., and Taco Bell brand names. The company was incorporated in 1997 and is based in Penrose, New Zealand.
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