The Habit Restaurants Inc. (HABT)

11.22
NASDAQ : Consumer Services
Prev Close 11.13
Day Low/High 11.13 / 11.29
52 Wk Low/High 7.80 / 14.71
Avg Volume 337.20K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 20.77M
Market Cap 290.69M
EPS 0.10
P/E Ratio 61.83
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Latest News

Coming Soon to McDonald's

I've just been informed that limited time offers, like Chipotle's carne asada, are all the rage and McDonald's is set to bring the McRib Sandwich back, yes for a limited time, starting on Monday.  For those unfamiliar with the McRib, it is a "restru...

When It Comes to Burgers I Like Habit

Now I love a tasty burger as much as the next person, and even though startup company NovaMeat can 3D print plant-based steaks, I'm inclined to stick with meat burgers for now. I may slide over to the occasional chicken burger or even ahi tuna burge...

Passing the Diary Back to Doug

Alright folks, I need to dig into earnings from Habit Restaurants and Fitbit , so I'm going to say my farewells for today. Once again thanks to all involved, from Jim Cramer and Doug Kass to others, for letting me play in the Diary sandbox. And a he...

Look Past the Fed to CAK, FIT, H, LRCX and All Those Other Earnings

As the Fed press conference drones on with nothing new being shared, let's turn our gaze to what we'll be facing after the close -- more earnings! A quick scan says we have roughly 135 reports coming at us in just over one hour's time. In terms of t...

A Busy, Busy Day Ahead (Rhymes With Fed)

Morning folks, I'm back in the saddle today and it's one that before it's all over will see more than 230 companies report their earnings and let's not forget about the ones, like Apple  , that reported last night that will have an impact on today's...

Will Minimum Wage Hike Jack Up Cost of My Sandwich?

Following the lead of several states, the House today approved legislation to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2025, from the current $7.25 per hour in 21 states. While some will declare victory, others will see it through the eyes of compa...

These High-Flying Restaurant Stocks Are Too Rich for My Blood

These High-Flying Restaurant Stocks Are Too Rich for My Blood

It's been a solid year for restaurant stocks so far, especially for these 3 names.

Who's Hot and Who's Not Today

As we gear into the final 90 minutes of market trading today, equities remain well in the red as trade and tariffs emanating primarily from China and the U.S weigh on investors. We've got 10 of the 11 S&P 500 sectors down, but most of the FAANG stoc...

My Middle Class Squeeze Theme

Apologies for the brief interlude as I had a radio interview with Bill Meyer at KMED in Oregon that came in over the transom at the last minute. Bill wanted to talk about the news yesterday that the Fed will raise interest rates another two times th...

The Week Ahead: Key Earnings, Data and, Oh, a Fed Rate Decision. Welcome to May

The Week Ahead: Key Earnings, Data and, Oh, a Fed Rate Decision. Welcome to May

If you thought last week was busy, hang onto your hats.

Most Restaurant Stocks Remain Tough to Swallow

Most Restaurant Stocks Remain Tough to Swallow

Small-cap restaurant chains in particular are down for the year to date despite some recent upticks.

It's Hard to Work Up an Appetite for Most Restaurant Stocks

It's Hard to Work Up an Appetite for Most Restaurant Stocks

Some of the big names are doing well, but it has been a struggle for many others, include Ruby Tuesday.

I'm Dishing on Restaurant Stocks

I'm Dishing on Restaurant Stocks

From Domino's to Cosi, a look at how the sector is doing.

Tread Lightly Among These Overvalued Stocks

Tread Lightly Among These Overvalued Stocks

They have similar symptoms to the 2014 and 2015 lists.

After Ugly Day, Friday's Jobs Report Awaits

After Ugly Day, Friday's Jobs Report Awaits

The hardest thing to do right now is tune out the noise and remain patient.

Three to Avoid in the Nosebleed Section

Three to Avoid in the Nosebleed Section

There's no justifying valuations at these lofty levels.

Buy Food, Not Trendy Restaurant Equity

A great business does not mean a great investment.