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Business Description

Industry: Travel & Leisure » Leisure    NAICS: 713940    SIC: 7991
Traded in other countries:3PL.Germany,
Planet Fitness Inc is a franchisor and operator of fitness centers in the United States by number of members and locations. The Company has three reportable segments: Franchise; Corporate-owned stores; and Equipment.

Planet Fitness Inc was formed on March 16, 2015. The Company is a franchisor and operator of fitness centers in the United States and has approximately more than 8.7 million members and more than 1,200 stores in 47 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Canada and the Dominican Republic. It has three reportable segments: Franchise; Corporate-owned stores; and Equipment. The Franchise segment includes operations related to the Company's franchising business in the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada. The Corporate-owned stores segment includes operations with respect to all Corporate-owned stores throughout the United States and Canada. The Equipment segment includes the sale of equipment to franchisee-owned stores. It has approximately 976 stores, of which 919 were franchised and 57 were corporate-owned, located in 47 states, Puerto Rico and Canada. Franchisees are required to purchase fitness equipment from the Company and are required to purchase various other items from vendors that it approves. It sells equipment purchased from third-party equipment manufacturers to franchise stores. It also has two suppliers of tanning beds, one supplier of massage beds and chairs, and various suppliers of non-fitness equipment and miscellaneous items such as towels and t-shirts. The Company and its franchisees are subject to various U.S. federal, state and local laws, as well as Canadian national, provincial and local laws, affecting its business.


Forward P/E 28.90
PLNT's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
83% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Leisure industry.

( Industry Median: 17.45 vs. PLNT: 28.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.

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Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $367.7
EPS (TTM) $ 0.34
Short Percentage of Float5.32%
52-Week Range $13.35 - 25.10
Shares Outstanding (Mil)99.23

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 379 419
EPS ($) 0.67 0.75
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.67 0.75
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
Dividends Per Share ($)
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