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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 : 4/10

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Interest Coverage 36.76
FRS's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 241 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 16.40 vs. FRS: 36.76 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
FRS' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: 36.76
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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 : 2/10

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Guru Trades

Q4 2014

FRS Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 50,100 sh (+5.47%)
Chuck Royce 814,720 sh (unchged)
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Q1 2015

FRS Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 53,300 sh (+6.39%)
Chuck Royce 816,520 sh (+0.22%)
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Q2 2015

FRS Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Chuck Royce 816,520 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 36,300 sh (-31.89%)
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Q3 2015

FRS Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons Sold Out
Chuck Royce Sold Out
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Business Description

Industry: Restaurants » Restaurants
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Frisch's Restaurants Inc was incorporated in the state of Ohio in 1947. It is a regional company that operates family-style restaurants under the name 'Frisch's Big Boy.' As of May 28, 2013, the Company operated 95 Frisch's Big Boy restaurants. Additionally, the Company licensed the rights to operate 25 Frisch's Big Boy restaurants to other operators. All of the restaurants licensed to other operators are located in various markets within the states of Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. The Company also licenses Big Boy restaurants to other operators, currently in certain parts of Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. In addition, the Company operates a commissary and food manufacturing plant near its headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio that services all Big Boy restaurants operated by the Company, and is available to supply restaurants licensed to others. The Company owns the trademark 'Frisch's' and has exclusive, irrevocable ownership of the rights to the 'Big Boy' trademark, trade name and service mark in the states of Kentucky and Indiana, and in most of Ohio and Tennessee. All of the Frisch's Big Boy restaurants also offer 'drive-thru' service. The Company has registered certain trademarks and service marks on the Main Register of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, including 'Frisch's,' 'Brawny Lad,' 'Buddie Boy,' 'Frisch-ly made,' 'Pie Baby,' 'Fire & Ice' and the tag line 'What's Your Favorite Thing?' Other raw materials used in food processing include equipment for cooking and preparing food, refrigeration and storage equipment and various other fixtures. The Company is subject to licensing and regulation by various federal, state and local agencies, including vendors' licenses, health, sanitation, safety and hiring and employment practices including compliance with the Fair Labor Standards Act and minimum wage statutes.

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Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 2.36
FRS's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
64% of the 295 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. FRS: 2.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
FRS' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 2.36
Current: 2.36
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Dividend Payout 0.40
FRS's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
51% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. FRS: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
FRS' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: 0.4
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.36
FRS's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
50% of the 330 Companies
in the Global Restaurants industry.

( Industry Median: 2.36 vs. FRS: 2.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
FRS' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 2.36
Current: 2.36
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More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $149.3
EPS (TTM) $ 1.42
Short Percentage of Float0.46%
52-Week Range $24.80 - 35.14
Shares Outstanding (Mil)5.13
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