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Wendy's is an American international fast food restaurant chain. Each Wendy’s restaurant offers an extensive menu specializing in hamburger sandwiches and featuring filet of chicken breast sandwiches, which are prepared to order with the customer’s choice of condiments. Its menu also includes chicken nuggets, chili, french fries, baked potatoes, freshly prepared salads, soft drinks, Frosty desserts and kids’ meals. In addition, the restaurants sell a variety of promotional products on a limited time basis. 

TypePublic
Founded1969
HQDublin, US
Websitewendys.com
Employee Ratings3.2

Locations

Wendy's Company is headquartered in
Dublin, United States

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)13,300(+7%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)$1.7 B(+8%)
Share Price (Oct 2020)$23.7 (-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Wendy's Company Office Locations

Wendy's Company has an office in Dublin
Dublin, US (HQ)
1 Dave Thomas Blvd
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Wendy's Company Financials and Metrics

Wendy's Company Revenue

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Wendy's Company's revenue was reported to be $1.71 b in FY, 2019
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Revenue (FY, 2019)

1.7b

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

1.1b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

65%

Net income (FY, 2019)

136.9m

EBIT (FY, 2019)

262.6m

Market capitalization (23-Oct-2020)

5.3b

Closing stock price (23-Oct-2020)

23.7

Cash (29-Dec-2019)

300.2m

EV

8.7b
Wendy's Company's current market capitalization is $5.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

453.4m580.2m267.3m327.2m198.2m431.4m300.2m

Accounts Receivable

61.2m62.9m73.4m104.9m98.8m109.8m117.5m

Prepaid Expenses

24.2m81.8m73.7m69.9m19.2m14.5m15.6m

Inventories

13.8m10.2m8.8m4.3m2.9m3.7m3.9m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Cash

508.4m520.5m418.4m435.1m453.6m428.7m489.0m513.4m384.7m371.7m342.4m202.9m1.2b175.7m312.9m266.2m308.8m193.2m204.5m186.6m187.7m194.9m634.8m414.2m426.2m439.4m

Accounts Receivable

96.6m88.5m72.1m73.0m65.1m61.8m65.8m62.6m63.2m72.1m69.1m76.4m70.5m77.1m88.0m115.3m109.8m90.3m106.6m115.4m109.9m95.1m100.1m110.6m101.1m

Prepaid Expenses

51.6m42.9m42.4m39.4m32.1m38.0m51.5m118.7m65.8m58.3m81.9m83.2m115.5m178.5m74.2m144.8m60.0m27.5m27.4m23.8m20.1m22.4m18.1m19.8m18.6m

Inventories

22.4m21.2m12.0m12.3m12.3m12.4m11.7m9.1m9.0m9.0m8.3m7.9m5.8m4.2m3.6m2.4m2.7m2.7m2.9m2.9m3.1m3.3m3.3m3.6m3.5m3.5m
Annual
USDFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

7.1m44.6m121.4m161.1m194.0m460.1m136.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

147.0m200.2m159.9m153.7m125.7m128.9m131.7m

Inventories

(561.0k)1.5m706.0k(62.0k)(305.0k)(434.0k)(163.0k)

Accounts Payable

(9.3m)(380.0k)(3.1m)(7.8m)(2.3m)(145.0k)1.1m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2011Q3, 2011Q1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

7.3m6.4m12.4m6.9m(19.3m)2.1m14.4m12.0m46.3m75.3m98.1m27.5m67.7m75.3m25.4m51.8m100.7m22.3m20.5m34.8m20.2m50.0m441.3m31.9m64.3m110.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

91.3m137.4m32.3m68.3m110.1m52.4m91.5m138.9m42.5m82.0m118.3m36.9m78.8m118.7m33.3m64.7m94.1m29.2m60.5m91.7m32.2m65.6m94.6m33.2m64.7m98.0m

Inventories

(616.0k)(1.8m)920.0k730.0k965.0k1.3m1.5m2.2m1.2m1.2m925.0k891.0k168.0k203.0k431.0k148.0k126.0k130.0k(71.0k)(44.0k)7.0k(150.0k)(82.0k)

Accounts Payable

(14.0m)(9.0m)(12.3m)(7.1m)850.0k(2.4m)776.0k(2.7m)(3.0m)(3.7m)(3.3m)4.0m10.7m9.2m854.0k(1.9m)(6.4m)(2.5m)(4.5m)(1.6m)146.0k747.0k(559.0k)
USDQ2, 2011

Debt/Equity

0.7 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.2 x
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Wendy's Company Operating Metrics

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

Owned Restaurants

957 943 860 852 632 582 582 427 330 331 331 333

Franchised Restaurants

5.56 k5.55 k5.62 k5.64 k5.85 k5.90 k5.91 k6.08 k6.21 k6.22 k6.23 k

Franchised Restaurants (North America)

5.77 k

Franchised Restaurants (International)

481
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Wendy's Company Cybersecurity Score

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78/100

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Wendy's Company Revenue Breakdown

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Wendy's Company revenue breakdown by business segment: 64.1% from Sales, 25.9% from Franchise Royalty Revenue and Fees and 10.0% from Franchise Rental Income

Wendy's Company Online and Social Media Presence

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Wendy's Company News and Updates

The Wendy's Company Announces Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend Of $0.12 Per Share

DUBLIN, Ohio, Feb. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wendy's Company (Nasdaq: WEN) today announced the declaration of its regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.12 per share, payable on March 16, 2020, to shareholders of record as of March 2, 2020. The approximate number of common shares...

The Wendy's Company Prices $850 Million Securitized Financing Facility

DUBLIN, Ohio, June 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wendy's Company (Nasdaq: WEN) (the "Company") today announced that it has entered into a purchase agreement (the "Purchase Agreement") under which one of its indirect, special purpose subsidiaries (the "Master Issuer") has agreed to issue...

The Wendy's Company Announces Refinancing Transaction

DUBLIN, Ohio, June 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wendy's Company (Nasdaq: WEN) (the "Company") today announced that certain of its subsidiaries commenced a refinancing transaction, which will consist of the refinancing of a portion of their outstanding securitization debt with a new series...

The Wendy's Company Board Of Directors Authorizes 18 Percent Dividend Rate Increase

DUBLIN, Ohio, Feb. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized an 18 percent increase in the quarterly cash dividend rate from 8.5 cents to 10 cents per share. The increase will be effective with the next quarterly...

The Wendy's Company Sells Ownership Interest in Inspire Brands for $450 Million

DUBLIN, Ohio, Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) announced today that it has accepted an offer from Inspire Brands (Owner of Arby's®, Buffalo Wild Wings®, and R Taco®) to sell its 12.3% ownership interest in the company back to Inspire Brands for $450 million. ...

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Wendy's Company Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Wendy's Company founded?

    Wendy's Company was founded in 1969.

  • How many employees does Wendy's Company have?

    Wendy's Company has 13,300 employees.

  • What is Wendy's Company revenue?

    Latest Wendy's Company annual revenue is $1.7 b.

  • What is Wendy's Company revenue per employee?

    Latest Wendy's Company revenue per employee is $128.5 k.

  • Who are Wendy's Company competitors?

    Competitors of Wendy's Company include Taco Bell, Yum! Brands and McDonald's.

  • Where is Wendy's Company headquarters?

    Wendy's Company headquarters is located at 1 Dave Thomas Blvd, Dublin.

  • Where are Wendy's Company offices?

    Wendy's Company has an office in Dublin.

  • How many offices does Wendy's Company have?

    Wendy's Company has 1 office.