Sonic Corp. (SONC)

43.49
0.03 0.07
NASDAQ : Consumer Services
Prev Close 43.46
Open 43.48
Day Low/High 43.46 / 43.50
52 Wk Low/High 23.22 / 44.87
Volume 2.87M
Avg Volume 1.16M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 35.69M
Market Cap 1.55B
EPS 1.90
P/E Ratio 23.26
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Expect More Acquisition Deals to Take Out Restaurant Chains

Expect More Acquisition Deals to Take Out Restaurant Chains

This week's go-private move by Sonic Corp. extends a run of restaurant deals that probably isn't over.

At the Bandstand

"Music is the soundtrack of life." - Dick Clark After some early buying, stocks closed near their lows today. FANG pulled off a revival led by a robust rise in Amazon and a good move in Google . Chip stocks got slammed again. Autos were bludgeoned.....

Here's Why Sonic Was Bought Out

Here's Why Sonic Was Bought Out

Essentially, Sonic has been slowly withdrawing from the stock market for years.

Inspire Brands Noshes on Sonic: Are There Any Other Values in the Restaurant Space?

* Papa Johns may be the next restaurant stock to be acquired This morning, Inspire Brands, the parent company of Arby's and Buffalo Wild Wings has announced the acquisition of Sonic .  The proposed deal is being done at about 15.5x 12-month trailing...

Is the Sonic Selloff a Buying Opportunity?

Is the Sonic Selloff a Buying Opportunity?

Sonic's latest buyback has the potential to take nearly a third of the company's outstanding shares off the market.

3 Stocks to Buy on the Market's Dip (and 1 to Write a Call On): Market Recon

3 Stocks to Buy on the Market's Dip (and 1 to Write a Call On): Market Recon

And don't forget your target prices and panic points.

Jim Cramer: Trump Is Betting That China Is a Paper Tiger

Jim Cramer: Trump Is Betting That China Is a Paper Tiger

Our GLUM Index stocks will be hit hard by this trade war.

15 Sectors to Buy on a U.S./Chinese Trade War (Part II)

15 Sectors to Buy on a U.S./Chinese Trade War (Part II)

Seven more areas that you should buy on a dip any time trade jitters take the market down.

How to Profit From This Lousy Winter Weather

How to Profit From This Lousy Winter Weather

On Monday, more natural gas was burnt in a nationwide effort to stay warm than ever before.

Before Buying Buffalo Wild Wings, Arby's CEO Talks Turning the Company Around

Before Buying Buffalo Wild Wings, Arby's CEO Talks Turning the Company Around

Arby's just purchased Buffalo Wild Wings for $2.9 billion. We look back at our interview with Arby's CEO Paul Brown who discussed the company's turnaround.

9 Stock Picks for a Strengthening U.S. Dollar

9 Stock Picks for a Strengthening U.S. Dollar

When the dollar is strong, look inward and buy companies that do the lion's share of their business within the U.S.

If Dollar Gets Stronger, What's Your Plan?

If Dollar Gets Stronger, What's Your Plan?

Here's where to look if the dollar follows a stronger -- or weaker -- scenario.

Investors in Restaurant Stocks Still Need Strong Stomachs

Investors in Restaurant Stocks Still Need Strong Stomachs

Apart from big chains, very few restaurant companies have done well.

Sonic: Drive In for Potential Upside

Sonic: Drive In for Potential Upside

Aggressive traders should consider going long on strength.

Here's the Dish on Fast-Food Stocks

Here's the Dish on Fast-Food Stocks

Sonic's same-store sales decline is yet another signal that quick-service restaurants are not so tasty.

What to Watch Tuesday: Carnival, Dave & Buster's Report Earnings

What to Watch Tuesday: Carnival, Dave & Buster's Report Earnings

On Tuesday, March 28, investors await quarterly results from a host of major companies.

Growth Seeker Portfolio: Market Disconnects the Dots

Growth Seeker Portfolio: Market Disconnects the Dots

Markets are finally coming to grips with the disconnect between the domestic economy, earnings expectations and valuations.

Sonic downgraded at Canaccord

What to Watch Wednesday: Fed Minutes, Auto Sales

What to Watch Wednesday: Fed Minutes, Auto Sales

On Wednesday, investors await the minutes of the Federal Reserve's December meeting, along with December auto sales figures.

Times Have Been Tough for Tech in 2016

Times Have Been Tough for Tech in 2016

The fast-approaching earnings season should provide a boost.

Cramer: Some Sectors Are Coming Apart at the Seams

Cramer: Some Sectors Are Coming Apart at the Seams

Index funds can only help you so much.

7 Things to Watch With Chipotle Earnings (and Don't Forget Bill Ackman)

7 Things to Watch With Chipotle Earnings (and Don't Forget Bill Ackman)

A bad quarter may only strengthen the activist's hand.

What to Watch This Week: Apple Earnings, Third Quarter GDP

What to Watch This Week: Apple Earnings, Third Quarter GDP

For the week of October 24, investors await quarterly results from a slew of major companies, including Apple, along with the first estimate of third quarter GDP.

Can Domino's Keep Grabbing More of the Pie?

Can Domino's Keep Grabbing More of the Pie?

The pizza king is an interesting spot as it prepares to deliver 3Q results Tuesday.

3 Reasons Why Yum Brands Is Not So Craveable

3 Reasons Why Yum Brands Is Not So Craveable

The time to look at Yum as a restaurant company instead of an investment vehicle is fast approaching.

Cramer: The New Third Rail of Investing

Cramer: The New Third Rail of Investing

Banks, retailers and restaurants should be on fire, but instead they're burning down.

Cramer: Here's What to Embrace and What to Shun

Cramer: Here's What to Embrace and What to Shun

With enough of earnings season now under our belt, we check out the promising themes and the sectors to avoid.

Unhealthy Risk in Fast Food Stocks

Unhealthy Risk in Fast Food Stocks

Enjoy their food but realize that present-day valuations may be hard to swallow on any bad news.