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Chuy's Holdings

Nasdaq:CHUY
Snowflake Description

Adequate balance sheet with moderate growth potential.

The Snowflake is generated from 30 checks in 5 different areas, read more below.
CHUY
Nasdaq
$379M
Market Cap
  1. Home
  2. US
  3. Consumer Services
Company description

Chuy's Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates full-service restaurants under the Chuy’s name in Texas and 19 states in the Southeastern and Midwestern United States. The last earnings update was 47 days ago. More info.


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CHUY Share Price and Events
7 Day Returns
4%
NasdaqGS:CHUY
0%
US Hospitality
2.2%
US Market
1 Year Returns
-29.5%
NasdaqGS:CHUY
-9.9%
US Hospitality
3.8%
US Market
CHUY Shareholder Return
  7 Day 30 Day 90 Day 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Chuy's Holdings (CHUY) 4% 2.1% -0.5% -29.5% -33% -37.7%
US Hospitality 0% 3.3% 1.6% -9.9% 45.7% 18.4%
US Market 2.2% 4.2% 4.4% 3.8% 43% 40.9%
1 Year Return vs Industry and Market
  • CHUY underperformed the Hospitality industry which returned -9.9% over the past year.
  • CHUY underperformed the Market in United States of America which returned 3.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility
CHUY
Industry
5yr Volatility vs Market

CHUY Value

 Is Chuy's Holdings undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale at half price, they could be considered undervalued.
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
Here we compare the current share price of Chuy's Holdings to its discounted cash flow analysis.value.

The discounted cash flow value is simply looking at what the company is worth today, based on estimates of how much money it is expected to make in the future.
Raw Data

Below are the data sources, inputs and calculation used to determine the intrinsic value for Chuy's Holdings.

NasdaqGS:CHUY Discounted Cash Flow Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Valuation Model 2 Stage Free Cash Flow to Equity
Levered Free Cash Flow Average of 8 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See below
Discount Rate (Cost of Equity) See below 10.1%
Perpetual Growth Rate 10-Year US Government Bond Rate 2.7%

An important part of a discounted cash flow is the discount rate, below we explain how it has been calculated.

Calculation of Discount Rate/ Cost of Equity for NasdaqGS:CHUY
Data Point Calculation/ Source Result
Risk-Free Rate 10-Year US Govt Bond Rate 2.7%
Equity Risk Premium S&P Global 6%
Hospitality Unlevered Beta Simply Wall St/ S&P Global 0.92
Re-levered Beta = Unlevered beta (1 + (1- tax rate) (Debt/Equity))
= 0.924 (1 + (1- 21%) (58.66%))
1.236
Levered Beta Levered Beta limited to 0.8 to 2.0
(practical range for a stable firm)
1.24
Discount Rate/ Cost of Equity = Cost of Equity = Risk Free Rate + (Levered Beta * Equity Risk Premium)
= 2.73% + (1.236 * 5.96%)
10.1%

Discounted Cash Flow Calculation for NasdaqGS:CHUY using 2 Stage Free Cash Flow to Equity Model

The calculations below outline how an intrinsic value for Chuy's Holdings is arrived at by discounting future cash flows to their present value using the 2 stage method. We try to start with analysts estimates of free cash flow, however if these are not available we use the most recent financial results. In the 1st stage we continue to grow the free cash flow over a 10 year period, with the growth rate trending towards the perpetual growth rate used in the 2nd stage. The 2nd stage assumes the company grows at a stable rate into perpetuity.

NasdaqGS:CHUY DCF 1st Stage: Next 10 year cash flow forecast
Levered FCF (USD, Millions) Source Present Value
Discounted (@ 10.1%)
2019 19.15 Analyst x2 17.39
2020 18.00 Analyst x2 14.85
2021 17.37 Est @ -3.51% 13.02
2022 17.08 Est @ -1.64% 11.63
2023 17.03 Est @ -0.33% 10.53
2024 17.13 Est @ 0.59% 9.62
2025 17.34 Est @ 1.23% 8.84
2026 17.63 Est @ 1.68% 8.17
2027 17.98 Est @ 2% 7.57
2028 18.38 Est @ 2.22% 7.03
Present value of next 10 years cash flows $108.64
NasdaqGS:CHUY DCF 2nd Stage: Terminal Value
Calculation Result
Terminal Value = FCF2028 × (1 + g) ÷ (Discount Rate – g)
= $18.38 × (1 + 2.73%) ÷ (10.1% – 2.73%)
$256.38
Present Value of Terminal Value = Terminal Value ÷ (1 + r)10
= $256.38 ÷ (1 + 10.1%)10
$97.99
NasdaqGS:CHUY Total Equity Value
Calculation Result
Total Equity Value = Present value of next 10 years cash flows + Terminal Value
= $108.64 + $97.99
$206.63
Equity Value per Share
(USD)
= Total value / Shares Outstanding
= $206.63 / 16.77
$12.32
NasdaqGS:CHUY Discount to Share Price
Calculation Result
Value per share (USD) From above. $12.32
Current discount Discount to share price of $22.60
= -1 x ($22.60 - $12.32) / $12.32
-83.4%

Learn more about our DCF calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model .

  • The current share price of Chuy's Holdings is above its future cash flow value.
Often investors are willing to pay a premium for a company that has a high dividend or the potential for future growth.
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.

The amount the stock market is willing to pay for Chuy's Holdings's earnings, growth and assets is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Are Chuy's Holdings's earnings available for a low price, and how does this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Raw Data
NasdaqGS:CHUY PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Earnings Per Share * Company Filings (2019-03-31) in USD $0.33
NasdaqGS:CHUY Share Price ** NasdaqGS (2019-06-21) in USD $22.6
United States of America Hospitality Industry PE Ratio Median Figure of 74 Publicly-Listed Hospitality Companies 22.7x
United States of America Market PE Ratio Median Figure of 3,094 Publicly-Listed Companies 17.87x

* Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual GAAP earnings per share excluding extraordinary items.

** Primary Listing of Chuy's Holdings.

NasdaqGS:CHUY PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PE Ratio

= NasdaqGS:CHUY Share Price ÷ EPS (both in USD)

= 22.6 ÷ 0.33

68.59x

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  • Chuy's Holdings is overvalued based on earnings compared to the US Hospitality industry average.
  • Chuy's Holdings is overvalued based on earnings compared to the United States of America market.
Price based on expected Growth
Does Chuy's Holdings's expected growth come at a high price?
Raw Data
NasdaqGS:CHUY PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
PE Ratio See PE Ratio Section 68.59x
Net Income Annual Growth Rate See Future Growth Section.
Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 8 Analysts
29.2%per year
United States of America Hospitality Industry PEG Ratio Median Figure of 55 Publicly-Listed Hospitality Companies 1.94x
United States of America Market PEG Ratio Median Figure of 2,134 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.54x

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

NasdaqGS:CHUY PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PEG Ratio

= PE Ratio ÷ Net Income Annual Growth Rate

= 68.59x ÷ 29.2%

2.35x

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  • Chuy's Holdings is poor value based on expected growth next year.
Price based on value of assets
What value do investors place on Chuy's Holdings's assets?
Raw Data
NasdaqGS:CHUY PB (Price to Book) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Book Value per Share Company Filings (2019-03-31) in USD $11.56
NasdaqGS:CHUY Share Price * NasdaqGS (2019-06-21) in USD $22.6
United States of America Hospitality Industry PB Ratio Median Figure of 112 Publicly-Listed Hospitality Companies 2.19x
United States of America Market PB Ratio Median Figure of 5,255 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.81x
NasdaqGS:CHUY PB (Price to Book) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PB Ratio

= NasdaqGS:CHUY Share Price ÷ Book Value per Share (both in USD)

= 22.6 ÷ 11.56

1.95x

* Primary Listing of Chuy's Holdings.

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Chuy's Holdings is good value based on assets compared to the US Hospitality industry average.
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Value checks
We assess Chuy's Holdings's value by looking at:
  1. Is the discounted cash flow value less than 20%, or 40% of the share price? (2 checks) ( Click here or on bar chart for details of DCF calculation. )
  2. Is the PE ratio less than the market average, and/ or less than the Hospitality industry average (and greater than 0)? (2 checks)
  3. Is the PEG ratio within a reasonable range (0 to 1)? (1 check)
  4. Is the PB ratio less than the Hospitality industry average (and greater than 0)? (1 check)
  5. Chuy's Holdings has a total score of 1/6, see the detailed checks below.

    Note: We use GAAP Earnings per Share in all our calculations including PE and PEG Ratio.

    Full details on the Value part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

CHUY Future Performance

 How is Chuy's Holdings expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?

The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past performance, by looking at estimated growth and how much profit it is expected to make.

Future estimates come from professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get it right!
Annual Growth Rate
29.2%
Expected annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Is Chuy's Holdings expected to grow at an attractive rate?
  • Chuy's Holdings's earnings growth is expected to exceed the low risk savings rate of 2.7%.
Growth vs Market Checks
  • Chuy's Holdings's earnings growth is expected to exceed the United States of America market average.
  • Chuy's Holdings's revenue growth is positive but not above the United States of America market average.
Annual Growth Rates Comparison
Raw Data
NasdaqGS:CHUY Future Growth Rates Data Sources
Data Point Source Value (per year)
NasdaqGS:CHUY Future Earnings Growth Rate Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 8 Analysts 29.2%
NasdaqGS:CHUY Future Revenue Growth Rate Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Revenue of 8 Analysts 6.7%
United States of America Hospitality Industry Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 16.6%
United States of America Hospitality Industry Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 7.3%
United States of America Market Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 14%
United States of America Market Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 7.4%

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Learn more about our growth rate calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model.

Analysts growth expectations
Raw Data
NasdaqGS:CHUY Analysts Growth Expectations Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (2 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 8 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
All numbers in USD Millions and using Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.
NasdaqGS:CHUY Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income * Avg. No. Analysts
2020-12-31 455 37 16 8
2019-12-31 425 39 15 8
NasdaqGS:CHUY Past Financials Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income *
2019-03-31 406 44 6
2018-12-30 398 48 6
2018-09-30 397 49 18
2018-07-01 388 46 29
2018-04-01 377 48 28
2017-12-31 370 44 29
2017-09-24 353 44 15
2017-06-25 346 46 17
2017-03-26 339 46 17
2016-12-25 331 43 17
2016-09-25 323 44 15
2016-06-26 311 44 15

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Super high growth metrics
High Growth Checks
  • Chuy's Holdings's earnings are expected to grow significantly at over 20% yearly.
  • Chuy's Holdings's revenue is expected to grow by 6.7% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Raw Data
NasdaqGS:CHUY Past and Future Earnings per Share
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (2 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 8 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below

All data from Chuy's Holdings Company Filings, last reported 2 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

NasdaqGS:CHUY Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) EPS * EPS High Estimate EPS Low Estimate Avg. No. Analysts
2020-12-31 0.96 1.01 0.89 6.00
2019-12-31 0.90 0.92 0.89 6.00
NasdaqGS:CHUY Past Financials Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) EPS *
2019-03-31 0.33
2018-12-30 0.33
2018-09-30 1.06
2018-07-01 1.70
2018-04-01 1.63
2017-12-31 1.71
2017-09-24 0.91
2017-06-25 1.00
2017-03-26 1.03
2016-12-25 1.03
2016-09-25 0.91
2016-06-26 0.88

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance in 3 years
In the same way as past performance we look at the future estimated return (profit) compared to the available funds. We do this looking forward 3 years.
  • Unable to establish if Chuy's Holdings will efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future without estimates of Return on Equity.
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Future performance checks
We assess Chuy's Holdings's future performance by looking at:
  1. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the low risk savings rate, plus a premium to keep pace with inflation?
  2. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in earnings of the United States of America market? (1 check)
  3. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in revenue of the United States of America market? (1 check)
  4. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  6. Is the Return on Equity in 3 years expected to be over 20%? (1 check)
Some of the above checks will fail if the company is expected to be loss making in the relevant year.
Chuy's Holdings has a total score of 3/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note 1: We use GAAP Net Income Excluding Exceptional Items for our Earnings in all our calculations.

Full details on the Future part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

CHUY Past Performance

  How has Chuy's Holdings performed over the past 5 years?

The past performance of a company can be measured by how much growth it has experienced and how much profit it makes relative to the funds and assets it has available.
Past earnings growth
Below we compare Chuy's Holdings's growth in the last year to its industry (Hospitality).
Past Earnings growth analysis
We also check if the company has grown in the past 5 years, and whether it has maintained that growth in the year.
  • Chuy's Holdings's year on year earnings growth rate has been positive over the past 5 years, however the most recent earnings are below average.
  • Chuy's Holdings's 1-year earnings growth is negative, it can't be compared to the 5-year average.
  • Chuy's Holdings's 1-year earnings growth is negative, it can't be compared to the US Hospitality industry average.
Earnings and Revenue History
Chuy's Holdings's revenue and profit over the past 5 years is shown below, any years where they have experienced a loss will show up in red.
Raw Data

All data from Chuy's Holdings Company Filings, last reported 2 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

NasdaqGS:CHUY Past Revenue, Cash Flow and Net Income Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Revenue Net Income * G+A Expenses R&D Expenses
2019-03-31 406.46 5.57 29.40
2018-12-30 398.20 5.54 29.04
2018-09-30 397.39 18.01 29.58
2018-07-01 388.40 28.72 29.51
2018-04-01 376.54 27.59 29.02
2017-12-31 369.59 28.96 27.65
2017-09-24 352.62 15.41 26.20
2017-06-25 346.03 16.81 25.40
2017-03-26 339.46 17.26 25.35
2016-12-25 330.61 17.24 25.30
2016-09-25 322.52 15.13 25.39
2016-06-26 310.83 14.60 25.15
2016-03-27 298.29 14.19 23.66
2015-12-27 287.06 12.90 22.84
2015-09-27 277.86 14.98 21.20
2015-06-28 268.06 14.02 20.06
2015-03-29 255.98 12.09 19.18
2014-12-28 245.10 11.49 17.95
2014-09-28 234.10 11.64 17.12
2014-06-29 223.47 11.35 16.35
2014-03-30 213.61 11.06 15.59
2013-12-29 204.36 11.07 15.20
2013-09-29 200.28 11.17 15.66
2013-06-30 191.74 9.06 15.63
2013-03-31 181.86 5.93 15.36
2012-12-30 172.64 3.29 14.06
2012-09-23 159.22 0.74 13.20

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance last year
We want to ensure a company is making the most of what it has available. This is done by comparing the return (profit) to a company's available funds, assets and capital.
  • Chuy's Holdings has not efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity less than 20%).
  • Chuy's Holdings used its assets less efficiently than the US Hospitality industry average last year based on Return on Assets.
  • Chuy's Holdings's use of capital deteriorated last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed).
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Past performance checks
We assess Chuy's Holdings's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
  1. Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
  2. Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the Hospitality industry? (1 check)
  3. Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
  6. Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
Chuy's Holdings has a total score of 1/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.

Full details on the Past part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

CHUY Health

 How is Chuy's Holdings's financial health and their level of debt?

A company's financial position is much like your own financial position, it includes everything you own (assets) and owe (liabilities).

The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up Chuy's Holdings's finances.

The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Net Worth
  • Chuy's Holdings's short term (1 year) commitments are greater than its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
  • Chuy's Holdings's long term commitments exceed its cash and other short term assets.
Balance sheet
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of Chuy's Holdings's finances. If any of them are yellow this indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the checks below.
Assets
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
  • High level of physical assets or inventory.
  • Chuy's Holdings has no debt, it does not need to be covered by short term assets.
Historical Debt
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t bad, however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest on its debts this may have impacts in the future.

The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to see the red area (debt) decreasing.

If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Raw Data

All data from Chuy's Holdings Company Filings, last reported 2 months ago.

NasdaqGS:CHUY Past Debt and Equity Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Total Equity Total Debt Cash & Short Term Investments
2019-03-31 194.92 0.00 7.35
2018-12-30 193.85 0.00 8.20
2018-09-30 191.65 0.00 10.81
2018-07-01 198.29 0.00 10.29
2018-04-01 190.61 0.00 8.44
2017-12-31 188.96 0.00 8.79
2017-09-24 172.07 0.00 17.40
2017-06-25 168.04 0.00 19.75
2017-03-26 161.87 0.00 14.18
2016-12-25 157.07 0.00 13.69
2016-09-25 153.87 0.00 13.94
2016-06-26 147.81 0.00 13.77
2016-03-27 138.04 0.00 4.82
2015-12-27 133.06 0.00 8.53
2015-09-27 132.21 0.00 10.60
2015-06-28 127.61 0.00 7.63
2015-03-29 121.71 8.50 6.78
2014-12-28 118.19 8.75 3.82
2014-09-28 115.45 8.75 3.49
2014-06-29 111.97 7.50 4.44
2014-03-30 108.16 8.00 4.81
2013-12-29 104.49 6.00 5.32
2013-09-29 97.87 4.00 3.22
2013-06-30 94.66 4.50 3.77
2013-03-31 91.12 5.00 3.10
2012-12-30 87.46 5.00 5.86
2012-09-23 84.83 4.99 3.56
  • Chuy's Holdings has no debt.
  • Chuy's Holdings has no debt compared to 5 years ago when it was 7.4%.
  • Chuy's Holdings has no debt, it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
  • Chuy's Holdings has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
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Financial health checks
We assess Chuy's Holdings's financial health by checking for:
  1. Are short term assets greater than short term liabilities? (1 check)
  2. Are short term assets greater than long term liabilities? (1 check)
  3. Has the debt to equity ratio increased in the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the debt to equity ratio over 40%? (1 check)
  5. Is the debt covered by operating cash flow? (1 check)
  6. Are earnings greater than 5x the interest on debt (if company pays interest at all)? (1 check)
  7. Chuy's Holdings has a total score of 4/6, see the detailed checks below.
For companies that are loss making and have been so on average in the past we replace the last 2 checks with:
  1. Does cash and short term investments cover stable operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)
  2. Does cash and short term investments cover growing operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)


Full details on the Health part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

CHUY Dividends

 What is Chuy's Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividends are regular cash payments to you from the company, similar to a bank paying you interest on a savings account.
Annual Dividend Income
Dividend payments
0%
Current annual income from Chuy's Holdings dividends.
If you bought $2,000 of Chuy's Holdings shares you are expected to receive $0 in your first year as a dividend.
Dividend Amount
Here we look how much dividend is being paid, if any. Is it above what you can get in a savings account? It is up there with the best dividend paying companies?
  • Unable to evaluate Chuy's Holdings's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to evaluate Chuy's Holdings's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.
Annualized Historical and Future Dividends
It is important to see if the dividend for a company is stable, and not wildly increasing/decreasing each year. This graph shows you the historical rate to count toward your assessment of the stock.

We also check to see if the dividend has increased in the past 10 years.
Raw Data
NasdaqGS:CHUY Annualized Past and Future Dividends
Data Point Source Value
Past Annualized Dividend Yield S&P Global Market Data See Below
Past Dividends per Share Company Filings/ Annualized Dividend Payments See Below
Future Dividends per Share Estimates Average of up to 8 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
United States of America Hospitality Industry Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 47 Stocks 2.8%
United States of America Market Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 2012 Stocks 2.4%
United States of America Minimum Threshold Dividend Yield 10th Percentile 0.8%
United States of America Bottom 25% Dividend Yield 25th Percentile 1.4%
United States of America Top 25% Dividend Yield 75th Percentile 3.7%

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Note all dividend per share amounts are annualized and not quarterly or other period.

NasdaqGS:CHUY Future Dividends Estimate Data
Date (Data in $) Dividend per Share (annual) Avg. No. Analysts
2020-12-31
2019-12-31

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Chuy's Holdings has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to verify if Chuy's Holdings's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.
Current Payout to shareholders
What portion of Chuy's Holdings's earnings are paid to the shareholders as a dividend.
  • Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Chuy's Holdings has not reported any payouts.
Future Payout to shareholders
  • Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.
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Income/ dividend checks
We assess Chuy's Holdings's dividend by checking for:
  1. Firstly is the company paying a notable dividend (greater than 0.8%) - if not then the rest of the checks are ignored.
  2. Is current dividend yield above the bottom 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  3. Is current dividend yield above the top 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  4. Have they paid a dividend for 10 years, and during this period has the dividend been volatile (drop of more than 25%)? (1 check)
  5. If they have paid a dividend for 10 years has it increased in this time? (1 check)
  6. How sustainable is the dividend, can Chuy's Holdings afford to pay it from its earnings today and in 3 years (Payout ratio less than 90%)? (2 checks)
  7. Chuy's Holdings has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.


Full details on the Dividends part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

CHUY Management

 What is the CEO of Chuy's Holdings's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have been around for and insider trading.
CEO
Steve Hislop
COMPENSATION $1,361,385
AGE 58
TENURE AS CEO 11.9 years
CEO Bio

Mr. Steven J. Hislop, also known as Steve, has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Chuy's Holdings, Inc. since July 2007. Mr. Hislop served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Sam Seltzer Steak House from July 2006 to June 2007. He served as Concept President of O'charley's Inc. from May 1, 2005 to December 1, 2005. He served as member of the board of directors of O’Charley’s Restaurants. Mr. Hislop served as a Director of O'Charley's Inc. since March 1998 until May 1, 2005, President since May 1999 and Chief Operating Officer since March 1997 until May 1, 2005. From March 1997 to May 1999, Mr. Hislop served as an Executive Vice President of O'Charley's Inc., Senior Vice President of Operations from January 1993 to March 1997 and as Vice President of Operations from April 1990 to January 1993. He has been a Director at Chuy's Holdings, Inc. since July 2007 and has been its Chairman since May 09, 2018. He serves on the board of directors of Not Your Average Joe's, Inc. and Silver Diner, Inc., which are privately held companies.

CEO Compensation
  • Steve's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year, both up more than 20%.
  • Steve's remuneration is about average for companies of similar size in United States of America.
Management Team Tenure

Average tenure and age of the Chuy's Holdings management team in years:

3.3
Average Tenure
56
Average Age
  • The tenure for the Chuy's Holdings management team is about average.
Management Team

Steve Hislop

TITLE
Chairman
COMPENSATION
$1M
AGE
58
TENURE
11.9 yrs

Jon Howie

TITLE
VP, CFO & Director
COMPENSATION
$3M
AGE
50
TENURE
7.8 yrs

John Mountford

TITLE
Chief Operating Officer
COMPENSATION
$786K
AGE
56
TENURE
0.8 yrs

Tim Larson

TITLE
General Counsel & Secretary

Ashley Ingle

TITLE
Director of Marketing

Marcia Williams

TITLE
Vice President of Human Resources
TENURE
3.3 yrs

Susan Kittrell

TITLE
Controller

John Korman

TITLE
Director of Operations
TENURE
0.8 yrs
Board of Directors Tenure

Average tenure and age of the Chuy's Holdings board of directors in years:

1.9
Average Tenure
57
Average Age
  • The average tenure for the Chuy's Holdings board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.
Board of Directors

Steve Hislop

TITLE
Chairman
COMPENSATION
$1M
AGE
58
TENURE
1.1 yrs

Jon Howie

TITLE
VP, CFO & Director
COMPENSATION
$3M
AGE
50
TENURE
1.1 yrs

Ira Zecher

TITLE
Independent Director
COMPENSATION
$90K
AGE
66
TENURE
8 yrs

Saed Mohseni

TITLE
Lead Independent Director
COMPENSATION
$87K
AGE
56
TENURE
1.1 yrs

Starlette Johnson

TITLE
Independent Director
COMPENSATION
$82K
AGE
55
TENURE
6.8 yrs

Randy DeWitt

TITLE
Independent Director
COMPENSATION
$80K
AGE
59
TENURE
2.7 yrs
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
  • No 3 month individual insider trading information.
Recent Insider Transactions
Announced Type Name Entity Role Start End Shares Max Price ($) Value ($)
20. Mar 19 Sell Ira Zecher Individual 19. Mar 19 19. Mar 19 -1,500 $22.60 $-33,900
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Management checks
We assess Chuy's Holdings's management by checking for:
  1. Is the CEO's compensation unreasonable compared to market cap? (1 check)
  2. Has the CEO's compensation increased more than 20% whilst the EPS is down more then 20%? (1 check)
  3. Is the average tenure of the management team less than 2 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the average tenure of the board of directors team less than 3 years? (1 check)
  5. Chuy's Holdings has a total score of 0/6, this is not included on the snowflake, see the detailed checks below.


Note: We use the top 6 management executives and board members in our calculations.

Note 2: Insider trading include any internal stakeholders and these transactions .

Full details on the Management part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

CHUY News

Simply Wall St News

Is Chuy's Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHUY) Excessively Paying Its CEO?

Steve Hislop became the CEO of Chuy's Holdings, Inc. … See our latest analysis for Chuy's Holdings How Does Steve Hislop's Compensation Compare With Similar Sized Companies? … Given the total loss of 36% over three years, many shareholders in Chuy's Holdings, Inc.

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How Do Chuy's Holdings, Inc.’s (NASDAQ:CHUY) Returns Compare To Its Industry?

Analysts use this formula to calculate return on capital employed: Return on Capital Employed = Earnings Before Interest and Tax (EBIT) ÷ (Total Assets - Current Liabilities) Or for Chuy's Holdings: 0.038 = US$16m ÷ (US$443m - US$32m) (Based on the trailing twelve months to March 2019.) Therefore, Chuy's Holdings has an ROCE of 3.8%. … What Are Current Liabilities, And How Do They Affect Chuy's Holdings's ROCE? … Due to the way ROCE is calculated, a high level of current liabilities makes a company look as though it has less capital employed, and thus can (sometimes unfairly) boost the ROCE.

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Is Chuy's Holdings, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:CHUY) 2.9% ROE Worse Than Average?

While some investors are already well versed in financial metrics (hat tip), this article is for those who would like to learn about Return On Equity (ROE) and why it is important. … One way to conceptualize this, is that for each $1 of shareholders' equity it has, the company made $0.029 in profit. … Return on Equity = Net Profit ÷ Shareholders' Equity

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Read This Before Buying Chuy's Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHUY) Shares

As Peter Lynch said, 'insiders might sell their shares for any number of reasons, but they buy them for only one: they think the price will rise.'. … The Last 12 Months Of Insider Transactions At Chuy's Holdings. … Chuy's Holdings insiders didn't buy any shares over the last year

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Did You Manage To Avoid Chuy's Holdings's 44% Share Price Drop?

One way to examine how market sentiment has changed over time is to look at the interaction between a company's share price and its earnings per share (EPS). … During the unfortunate half decade during which the share price slipped, Chuy's Holdings actually saw its earnings per share (EPS) improve by 17% per year. … Because of the sharp contrast between the EPS growth rate and the share price growth, we're inclined to look to other metrics to understand the changing market sentiment around the stock.

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Should You Worry About Chuy's Holdings, Inc.’s (NASDAQ:CHUY) ROCE?

In particular, we'll consider its Return On Capital Employed (ROCE), as that can give us insight into how profitably the company is able to employ capital in its business. … Return On Capital Employed (ROCE): What is it? … ROCE is a measure of a company's yearly pre-tax profit (its return), relative to the capital employed in the business.

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What You Must Know About Chuy's Holdings, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:CHUY) Financial Strength

However, the trade-off is CHUY will have to follow strict debt obligations which will reduce its financial flexibility. … Is CHUY right in choosing financial flexibility over lower cost of capital … Debt capital generally has lower cost of capital compared to equity funding.

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Should You Be Worried About Chuy's Holdings, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:CHUY) 9.4% Return On Equity?

By way of learning-by-doing, we'll look at ROE to gain a better understanding of Chuy's Holdings, Inc. … That means that for every $1 worth of shareholders' equity, it generated $0.094 in profit. … Return on Equity = Net Profit ÷ Shareholders' Equity

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Did Chuy's Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHUY) Insiders Sell Shares?

So shareholders might well want to know whether insiders have been buying or selling shares in Chuy's Holdings, Inc. … The Last 12 Months Of Insider Transactions At Chuy's Holdings. … In the last twelve months, the biggest single sale by an insider was when VP, CFO & Director Jon Howie sold US$149k worth of shares at a price of US$30.25 per share.

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A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Chuy's Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHUY)

In this article I am going to calculate the intrinsic value of Chuy's Holdings, Inc. … by estimating the company's future cash flows and discounting them to their present value. … Anyone interested in learning a bit more about intrinsic value should have a read of the Simply Wall St analysis model

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CHUY Company Info

Description

Chuy's Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates full-service restaurants under the Chuy’s name in Texas and 19 states in the Southeastern and Midwestern United States. As of December 30, 2018, it operated 100 restaurants. The company was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Austin, Texas.

Details
Name: Chuy's Holdings, Inc.
CHUY
Exchange: NasdaqGS
Founded: 1982
$379,031,108
16,771,288
Website: http://www.chuys.com
Address: Chuy's Holdings, Inc.
1623 Toomey Road,
Austin,
Texas, 78704,
United States
Listings
Exchange Symbol Ticker Symbol Security Exchange Country Currency Listed on
NasdaqGS CHUY Common Stock Nasdaq Global Select US USD 24. Jul 2012
DB CUY Common Stock Deutsche Boerse AG DE EUR 24. Jul 2012
Number of employees
Current staff
Staff numbers
9,000
Chuy's Holdings employees.
Industry
Restaurants
Consumer Services
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
Area Date (UTC time)
Company Analysis updated: 2019/06/24 00:41
End of day share price update: 2019/06/21 00:00
Last estimates confirmation: 2019/06/13
Last earnings filing: 2019/05/08
Last earnings reported: 2019/03/31
Last annual earnings reported: 2018/12/30


All dates and times in UTC. All financial data provided by Standard & Poor’s Capital IQ.

Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.