DineEquity owns and franchises the Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar concept in the bar and grill segment within the casual dining category of the restaurant industry, and owns, franchises and operates the International House of Pancakes (IHOP ) concept in the family dining category of the restaurant industry. Applebee's features a selection of grill and bar fare, such as appetizers, bar snacks, burgers, classic entrees and lighter fare, as well as cocktails, beers, and desserts. Although the restaurants are best known for their pancakes, omelets, and other breakfast specialties, IHOP restaurants also offer a variety of lunch, dinner and snack items.

Glendale, US
Size (employees)
500 (est)
DineEquity was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Glendale, US
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DineEquity Office Locations

DineEquity has an office in Raleigh, Richmond, San Diego, Dallas and in 16 other locations
Glendale, US (HQ)
450 N Brand Blvd
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DineEquity Financials and Metrics

DineEquity Financials

DineEquity's revenue was reported to be $633.97 m in FY, 2016 which is a 6.9% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (Q3, 2017)

144.7 m

Gross profit (Q3, 2017)

80.1 m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2017), %


Net income (Q3, 2017)

(451.7 m)

EBIT (Q3, 2017)

(492.9 m)

Market capitalization (5-Mar-2018)

1.2 b

Cash (6-Mar-2018)

104.2 m


2.4 b
DineEquity's current market capitalization is $1.2 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


640.5 m655 m681.1 m634 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

279.9 m282.1 m254.6 m

Gross profit

375.1 m399 m379.4 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


175.8 m171.5 m162.4 m163.5 m160.3 m156 m156.2 m155.2 m144.7 m

Cost of goods sold

75.5 m74.7 m65.8 m64.1 m62.9 m64.3 m63.7 m63.4 m64.6 m

Gross profit

100.3 m96.8 m96.7 m99.4 m97.4 m91.7 m92.5 m91.8 m80.1 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


104 m144.8 m140.5 m

Accounts Receivable

153.5 m139.2 m141.4 m

Current Assets

412.9 m372.7 m366.1 m


241.2 m219.6 m205.1 m
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


133.5 m104.4 m105.9 m140.3 m118.3 m107.8 m129.2 m112.3 m104.2 m

Accounts Receivable

93.5 m107.8 m91.1 m97.9 m101.1 m93.9 m96 m97.5 m96.7 m

Current Assets

356.6 m347.6 m324.2 m317.1 m304.3 m280.4 m299 m292.7 m283.3 m


235.4 m231.1 m226.2 m214.2 m209.3 m205.2 m203.1 m200.8 m199.9 m
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

36.5 m104.9 m98 m

Depreciation and Amortization

34.7 m32.8 m30.6 m


(2 m)(156 k)

Accounts Payable

2.8 m4.5 m89 k
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Net Income

28.4 m55.3 m79.6 m25.5 m52.4 m76.6 m14.4 m35.6 m(416.1 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

7.8 m15.9 m24.1 m8.1 m15.6 m22.9 m7.7 m15.4 m23.1 m

Accounts Payable

1 m6 m2.1 m(5.1 m)8.5 m(1.4 m)1.7 m(8.2 m)(7.5 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

37.5 m53.9 m62.1 m19.5 m20.9 m31 m
USDY, 2017


-4.8 x


76 x


289.3 k


-6 x


0.8 x

Financial Leverage

-7.6 x
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DineEquity Operating Metrics

FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Jan, 2018


21 20 21 19

Franchised Restaurants

3.63 k3.63 k3.64 k3.67 k3.71 k3.70 k3.71 k3.73 k3.74 k3.73 k3.72 k3.71 k

Owned Restaurants

34 36 36 11 11 11 10 10 10 10


3.67 k3.66 k3.67 k3.68 k3.72 k3.71 k3.72 k3.74 k3.75 k3.74 k3.72 k3.71 k
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DineEquity Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
DineEquity, Inc.
DineEquity International, Inc.
International House of Pancakes, LLC
III Industries of Canada, LTD.
IHOP of Canada ULC
IHOP SPV Guarantor, LLC
IHOP Funding, LLC
IHOP Restaurants, LLC
IHOP Franchisor, LLC
IHOP Property, LLC
IHOP Leasing, LLC
ACM Cards, Inc.
Applebee's Brazil, LLC
Applebee's Canada Corp.
Applebee's International, Inc.
Applebee's Investments, LLC
Applebee's Restaurantes Brasil, LTDA.
Applebee's Restaurantes De Mexico S.de R.L. de C.V.
Applebee's UK, LLC
Applebee's Restaurant Holdings, LLC
Applebee's Restaurants Kansas, LLC
Applebee's Restaurants Mid-Atlantic, LLC
Applebee's Restaurants North, LLC
Applebee's Restaurants Texas, LLC
Applebee's Restaurants Vermont, Inc.
Applebee's Restaurants West, LLC
Applebee's Restaurants, Inc.
Applebee's Services, Inc.
Applebee's SPV Guarantor, LLC
Applebee's Funding, LLC
Applebee's Restaurants LLC
Applebee's Franchisor LLC
Gourmet Systems of Brazil, LLC
Gourmet Systems of Massachusetts, LLC
Gourmet Systems of New York, Inc.
Gourmet Systems USA, LLC
DineEquity Foundation, Inc. (dba The Heidi Fund, Inc.)
Gourmet Systems of Tennessee, Inc.
Neighborhood Insurance, Inc.
Shanghai Applebee's Restaurant Management Co. LTD.
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