Wingstop is a franchisor and operator of restaurants that specialize in cooked-to-order, hand-sauced and tossed chicken wings. The Company offers its guests with on bone-in and boneless chicken wings paired with hand-cut, seasoned fries and sides. Wingstop is a casual chicken wings-focused restaurant chain with various concepts, which include wings as add-on menu items or focus on wings in a bar or sports-centric setting. The flavors include Atomic, Mango Habanero, Cajun, Louisiana Rub, Mild, Hickory Smoked BBQ, Lemon Pepper, Garlic Parmesan, Hawaiian and Teriyaki. It offers various order options, including eat-in, to go, individual, combo meals and family packs. Wingstop operates through two segments: Franchise and Company. The Franchise segment consists of its domestic and international franchise restaurants, which represent the majority of its system-wide restaurants. The Company segment consists of company-owned restaurants, which are located only in the United States.

Company Growth (employees)
Dallas, US
Size (employees)
479 (est)
Wingstop was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Dallas, US

Wingstop Office Locations

Wingstop has an office in Dallas
Dallas, US (HQ)
5501 Lyndon B Johnson Fwy
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Wingstop Financials and Metrics

Wingstop Financials

Wingstop's revenue was reported to be $91.4 m in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

24.7 m

Gross profit (Q2, 2017)

17.8 m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2017), %


Net income (Q2, 2017)

5.3 m

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

8.7 m

Market capitalization (16-Feb-2018)

1.4 b

Cash (07-Jan-2017)

4.4 m
Wingstop's current market capitalization is $1.4 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


78 m91.4 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

22.2 m25.3 m

Gross profit

55.8 m66.1 m
USDQ2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


19.2 m19.1 m22.1 m22.7 m21.8 m26.6 m24.7 m

Cost of goods sold

5.5 m5.3 m6.1 m6.2 m6.1 m6.6 m6.9 m

Gross profit

13.7 m13.8 m16 m16.5 m15.7 m20 m17.8 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDY, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


4.3 m3.2 m9.7 m10.7 m3.8 m

Accounts Receivable

3.4 m3.2 m


1.8 m1.6 m

Current Assets

19.6 m11.1 m
USDQ2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


4.9 m5.7 m8.3 m10 m3.8 m3.4 m4.4 m

Accounts Receivable

2.6 m2.4 m2.6 m2.6 m2.5 m3.3 m3.8 m

Current Assets

16.2 m15.4 m16 m16.3 m11.4 m12.9 m14.2 m


3.3 m4.5 m4.5 m4.8 m4.9 m5 m5.4 m
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

10.1 m15.4 m

Depreciation and Amortization

2.7 m3 m

Accounts Receivable

(1 m)205 k


5.4 m1.8 m
USDQ2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

3.1 m6.3 m4.3 m8.4 m11.1 m6.5 m11.8 m

Depreciation and Amortization

1.3 m1.9 m714 k1.4 m2.2 m755 k1.5 m

Accounts Receivable

(197 k)(4 k)848 k823 k875 k(60 k)(619 k)

Accounts Payable

(1 m)834 k1.6 m(315 k)961 k(2.4 m)(2.3 m)
USDY, 2017


51.5 k

Financial Leverage

-1.9 x
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