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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.98
ARKR's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
56% of the 284 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 0.65 vs. ARKR: 0.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0  Med: 0.98 Max: No Debt
Current: 0.98
Equity to Asset 0.57
ARKR's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
62% of the 282 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 0.49 vs. ARKR: 0.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.32  Med: 0.60 Max: 0.81
Current: 0.57
0.32
0.81
Interest Coverage 37.95
ARKR's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
58% of the 206 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 28.85 vs. ARKR: 37.95 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.23  Med: 76.09 Max: 964.5
Current: 37.95
0.23
964.5
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 5.02
M-Score: -2.80
WACC vs ROIC
1.89%
15.40%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 4.86
ARKR's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 287 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 4.84 vs. ARKR: 4.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -6.49  Med: 5.37 Max: 9.26
Current: 4.86
-6.49
9.26
Net-margin (%) 3.31
ARKR's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
54% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. ARKR: 3.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -5.39  Med: 3.38 Max: 11.25
Current: 3.31
-5.39
11.25
ROE (%) 13.32
ARKR's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 280 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 7.75 vs. ARKR: 13.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
ARKR' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -32.64  Med: 14.18 Max: 33.43
Current: 13.32
-32.64
33.43
ROA (%) 7.41
ARKR's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 3.68 vs. ARKR: 7.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
ARKR' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -11.4  Med: 8.07 Max: 24.95
Current: 7.41
-11.4
24.95
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 25.42
ARKR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 287 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 14.42 vs. ARKR: 25.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
ARKR' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -18.9  Med: 27.62 Max: 53.1
Current: 25.42
-18.9
53.1
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 1.50
ARKR's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
65% of the 217 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. ARKR: 1.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -6.5  Med: 1.50 Max: 11.4
Current: 1.5
-6.5
11.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 6.90
ARKR's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. ARKR: 6.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ARKR' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -40.3  Med: 1.30 Max: 103.3
Current: 6.9
-40.3
103.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 23.50
ARKR's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 153 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 6.70 vs. ARKR: 23.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ARKR' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -30.6  Med: 9.50 Max: 75.2
Current: 23.5
-30.6
75.2
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Top Ranked Articles about Ark Restaurants Corp

Ark Restaurants Has Multiple Catalysts
Ark Restaurants (NASDAQ:ARKR) is in the business of running non-formula restaurants at high traffic locations. Ark does enjoy some minor economies of scale by sharing a backend infrastructure across its operations. Although, this advantage is by no means comparable to the advantages held by large franchises, it does grant the company a small edge over small competitors. At the company level there are a few very major developments going on: Read more...

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 18.06
ARKR's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
83% of the 202 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 28.20 vs. ARKR: 18.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
ARKR' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.3  Med: 16.02 Max: 36.83
Current: 18.06
4.3
36.83
Forward P/E 8.53
ARKR's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
95% of the 130 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 19.16 vs. ARKR: 8.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 18.10
ARKR's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
83% of the 202 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 27.60 vs. ARKR: 18.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
ARKR' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 4.28  Med: 15.98 Max: 35.12
Current: 18.1
4.28
35.12
P/B 2.32
ARKR's P/B is ranked higher than
66% of the 265 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 3.12 vs. ARKR: 2.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
ARKR' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.8  Med: 2.15 Max: 4.12
Current: 2.32
0.8
4.12
P/S 0.60
ARKR's P/S is ranked higher than
79% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. ARKR: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
ARKR' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.24  Med: 0.55 Max: 1.27
Current: 0.6
0.24
1.27
PFCF 13.37
ARKR's PFCF is ranked higher than
85% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 32.68 vs. ARKR: 13.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
ARKR' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.73  Med: 14.73 Max: 42.14
Current: 13.37
5.73
42.14
POCF 8.45
ARKR's POCF is ranked higher than
81% of the 235 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 15.49 vs. ARKR: 8.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
ARKR' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 2.65  Med: 7.45 Max: 16.94
Current: 8.45
2.65
16.94
EV-to-EBIT 11.54
ARKR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
85% of the 213 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 19.57 vs. ARKR: 11.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
ARKR' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.1  Med: 10.60 Max: 26.9
Current: 11.54
2.1
26.9
PEG 1.34
ARKR's PEG is ranked higher than
86% of the 90 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 2.63 vs. ARKR: 1.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
ARKR' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.81  Med: 2.40 Max: 327.5
Current: 1.34
0.81
327.5
Shiller P/E 21.60
ARKR's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
75% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 34.08 vs. ARKR: 21.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 3.88  Med: 16.72 Max: 110.18
Current: 21.6
3.88
110.18
Current Ratio 0.83
ARKR's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
63% of the 282 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. ARKR: 0.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.37  Med: 0.98 Max: 2.32
Current: 0.83
0.37
2.32
Quick Ratio 0.72
ARKR's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
63% of the 282 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. ARKR: 0.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.25  Med: 0.80 Max: 2.12
Current: 0.72
0.25
2.12
Days Inventory 5.68
ARKR's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
78% of the 269 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 12.10 vs. ARKR: 5.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 5.06  Med: 17.99 Max: 29.62
Current: 5.68
5.06
29.62
Days Sales Outstanding 7.08
ARKR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
55% of the 246 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 8.22 vs. ARKR: 7.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 4.31  Med: 7.80 Max: 16.75
Current: 7.08
4.31
16.75

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 4.11
ARKR's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
88% of the 295 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. ARKR: 4.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.84  Med: 4.77 Max: 21.08
Current: 4.11
0.84
21.08
Dividend Payout 0.74
ARKR's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
75% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. ARKR: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.19  Med: 0.62 Max: 4.4
Current: 0.74
0.19
4.4
Yield on cost (5-Year) 7.37
ARKR's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
94% of the 294 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. ARKR: 7.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 1.51  Med: 8.56 Max: 37.82
Current: 7.37
1.51
37.82
Share Buyback Rate 0.90
ARKR's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
79% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: -1.10 vs. ARKR: 0.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Share Buyback Rate only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 6.1  Med: 0.40 Max: -5.8
Current: 0.9

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 3.02
ARKR's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
55% of the 225 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 3.25 vs. ARKR: 3.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.83  Med: 1.99 Max: 4.32
Current: 3.02
0.83
4.32
Price/Projected FCF 0.94
ARKR's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
85% of the 171 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 2.24 vs. ARKR: 0.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Price/Projected FCF Range
Min: 0.37  Med: 0.99 Max: 6.67
Current: 0.94
0.37
6.67
Price/Median PS Value 1.08
ARKR's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
69% of the 261 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. ARKR: 1.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.25  Med: 0.74 Max: 2.16
Current: 1.08
0.25
2.16
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.60
ARKR's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
70% of the 67 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 2.29 vs. ARKR: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.3  Med: 1.52 Max: 9.79
Current: 1.6
0.3
9.79
Price/Graham Number 1.42
ARKR's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
76% of the 168 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 2.24 vs. ARKR: 1.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.53  Med: 1.24 Max: 6.8
Current: 1.42
0.53
6.8
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 8.62
ARKR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 274 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. ARKR: 8.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 3.7  Med: 9.40 Max: 46.6
Current: 8.62
3.7
46.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 19.67
ARKR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 153 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 7.15 vs. ARKR: 19.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
ARKR' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range
Min: -8.9  Med: 7.20 Max: 27.9
Current: 19.67
-8.9
27.9

Analyst Estimate

Sep15
EPS($) 2.62
EPS without NRI($) 2.62

Business Description

Industry: Restaurants » Restaurants
Compare:BH, CMG, MCD, DIN, SBUX » details
Ark Restaurants Corp, is a New York corporation formed in 1983. The Company owns and operates 20 restaurants and bars, 22 fast food concepts and catering operations. As of the fiscal year ended September 28, 2013, five of our restaurant and bar facilities are located in New York City, three are located in Washington, D.C., seven are located in Las Vegas, Nevada, three are located in Atlantic City, New Jersey, one is located at the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Ledyard, Connecticut and one is located in the Faneuil Hall Marketplace in Boston, Massachusetts.The Las Vegas operations include five restaurants within the New York-New York Hotel & Casino Resort and operation of the hotel's room service, banquet facilities, employee dining room and six food court concepts; one bar within the Venetian Casino Resort as well as three food court concepts; and one restaurant within the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino. In Atlantic City, New Jersey, the Company operates a restaurant and a bar in the Resorts Atlantic City Hotel and Casino and a restaurant and bar at the Tropicana Hotel and Casino. In Atlantic City, New Jersey, the Company operates a restaurant and a bar in the Resorts Atlantic City Hotel and Casino. ThThe operation at the Foxwoods Resort Casino consists of one fast food concept and a restaurant. In Boston, Massachusetts, the Company operates a restaurant in the Faneuil Hall Marketplace. The Florida operations under management include five fast food facilities in Tampa, Florida and seven fast food facilities in Hollywood, Florida, each at a Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. The Florida operations under management include five fast food facilities in Tampa, Florida and seven fast food facilities in Hollywood, Florida, each at a Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. The Company's business is subject to extensive federal, state and local government regulations, including regulations relating to: Alcoholic beverage control; the purchase, preparation and sale of food; Public health and safety; Sanitation, building, zoning and fire codes; and Employment and related tax matters.
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Headlines

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Ark Restaurants Has Multiple Catalysts Jul 26 2015 
How to Practice Valuation Aug 04 2013 
Is This Stock Conspicuously Cheap? Jul 25 2013 
Where Does a Stock’s Future Return Come From? Mar 21 2013 
What Matters More: Today’s Value or Tomorrow’s Returns? Mar 15 2013 
Am I a Value Investor? Mar 10 2013 
The Best Dividends on March 19, 2012 Mar 16 2012 
The Best Dividend Paying Restaurant Stocks Feb 18 2012 
Ark Restaurants Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Feb 15 2011 
Ark Restaurants Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 17 2010 

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