Papa John's International - PZZA Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $95.09
  • Forecasted Upside: 33.99%
  • Number of Analysts: 12
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 3 Hold Ratings
  • 9 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for PZZA

Analyst Price Target is $95.09
▲ +33.99% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 12 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Papa John's International in the last 3 months. The average price target is $95.09, with a high forecast of $115.00 and a low forecast of $80.00. The average price target represents a 33.99% upside from the last price of $70.97.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 12 contributing investment analysts is to buy stock in Papa John's International. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/11/2023KeyCorpLower TargetOverweight$92.00 ➝ $90.00Low
4/6/2023Stifel NicolausLower Target$96.00 ➝ $90.00Low
3/7/2023Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetHold$80.00 ➝ $86.00Low
2/28/2023Stifel NicolausLower TargetBuy$100.00 ➝ $96.00Low
2/27/2023Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$97.00Low
2/27/2023BenchmarkReiterated RatingBuy$95.00Low
2/24/2023WedbushLower TargetNeutral$96.00 ➝ $90.00Low
2/24/2023StephensBoost TargetOverweight$88.00 ➝ $95.00Low
2/8/2023WedbushBoost TargetNeutral$92.00 ➝ $96.00Low
1/25/2023Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuy$103.00Low
12/21/2022WedbushDowngradeOutperform ➝ NeutralLow
11/7/2022Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
11/4/2022UBS GroupLower Target$80.00Low
11/4/2022StephensLower TargetOverweight$100.00 ➝ $88.00Low
11/4/2022BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetOutperform$125.00 ➝ $105.00Low
11/4/2022Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$123.00 ➝ $97.00Low
11/3/2022WedbushLower TargetOutperform$95.00 ➝ $85.00Low
10/7/2022BTIG ResearchLower TargetBuy$130.00 ➝ $115.00Low
10/3/2022WedbushLower TargetOutperform$109.00 ➝ $95.00Low
10/3/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHold$94.00 ➝ $82.00Low
9/30/2022KeyCorpLower TargetOverweight$105.00 ➝ $90.00Low
9/22/2022StephensInitiated CoverageOverweight$100.00Low
9/20/2022Stifel NicolausLower TargetBuy$120.00 ➝ $100.00Low
8/17/2022BTIG ResearchBoost TargetBuy$125.00 ➝ $130.00Low
8/9/2022Credit Suisse GroupLower Target$123.00Low
8/9/2022BenchmarkBoost Target$105.00Low
8/5/2022KeyCorpLower TargetOverweight$110.00 ➝ $105.00Low
7/21/2022OTR GlobalDowngradePositiveLow
7/18/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Target$109.00 ➝ $92.00Low
6/30/2022KeyCorpLower TargetOverweight$120.00 ➝ $110.00Low
5/11/2022UBS GroupLower Target$144.00 ➝ $93.00High
5/6/2022BMO Capital MarketsLower Target$145.00 ➝ $130.00Low
5/6/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Target$122.00 ➝ $109.00High
5/6/2022WedbushLower Target$120.00 ➝ $112.00High
5/3/2022BTIG ResearchLower Target$155.00 ➝ $125.00Medium
4/4/2022Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$154.00 ➝ $150.00Low
4/1/2022OppenheimerReiterated RatingBuy$140.00Medium
2/25/2022MKM PartnersLower Target$135.00 ➝ $120.00High
2/25/2022StephensLower TargetOverweight$155.00 ➝ $145.00High
2/25/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHold$136.00 ➝ $122.00High
2/24/2022Stifel NicolausLower Target$165.00 ➝ $155.00Medium
2/22/2022KeyCorpLower TargetOverweight$155.00 ➝ $140.00High
2/11/2022WedbushLower TargetOutperform$150.00 ➝ $145.00Low
2/2/2022Northcoast ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$147.00Medium
11/12/2021BenchmarkInitiated CoverageBuy$145.00Low
11/5/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetOutperform$130.00 ➝ $145.00High
11/5/2021MKM PartnersBoost TargetNeutral$120.00 ➝ $135.00High
11/5/2021WedbushBoost TargetOutperform$140.00 ➝ $150.00Low
11/5/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$135.00 ➝ $154.00High
11/5/2021Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$136.00High
11/5/2021OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$140.00 ➝ $155.00High
11/5/2021KeyCorpBoost TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$140.00 ➝ $155.00High
11/5/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$127.00 ➝ $136.00High
11/4/2021StephensBoost TargetOverweight$136.00 ➝ $155.00High
10/12/2021KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight$132.00 ➝ $140.00Low
10/5/2021Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$147.00High
9/29/2021WedbushBoost TargetOutperform$130.00 ➝ $140.00High
8/6/2021Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy$125.00 ➝ $140.00Low
8/6/2021OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$135.00 ➝ $140.00Medium
8/6/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetOutperform$120.00 ➝ $130.00Medium
8/6/2021StephensBoost TargetOverweight$125.00 ➝ $136.00Low
8/6/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$111.00 ➝ $127.00Low
8/6/2021KeyCorpBoost TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$124.00 ➝ $132.00Low
8/4/2021UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutral$104.00 ➝ $114.00Low
8/3/2021BTIG ResearchBoost TargetBuy$115.00 ➝ $135.00Medium
7/19/2021StephensBoost TargetOverweight$115.00 ➝ $125.00High
7/12/2021Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy$120.00 ➝ $125.00Low
7/12/2021KeyCorpBoost TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$118.00 ➝ $124.00Low
5/10/2021WedbushBoost TargetOutperform$106.00 ➝ $110.00Medium
5/7/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$105.00 ➝ $110.00Medium
5/6/2021StephensBoost TargetOverweight$110.00 ➝ $115.00Low
5/3/2021WedbushBoost TargetOutperform$101.00 ➝ $106.00Medium
4/26/2021WedbushBoost TargetOutperform$101.00 ➝ $106.00Low
3/29/2021BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageOutperform$105.00Low
3/1/2021KeyCorpLower TargetOverweight$115.00 ➝ $112.00Low
2/26/2021WedbushLower TargetOutperform$110.00 ➝ $101.00Low
2/25/2021StephensBoost TargetOverweight$99.00 ➝ $110.00High
2/23/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$110.00 ➝ $113.00Medium
2/23/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$91.00 ➝ $110.00Medium
2/22/2021KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight$94.00 ➝ $115.00Low
2/22/2021OppenheimerBoost TargetOutperform$110.00 ➝ $125.00Low
2/9/2021WedbushBoost TargetOutperform$98.00 ➝ $110.00Low
1/7/2021MKM PartnersLower Target$93.00 ➝ $91.00N/A
1/7/2021StephensBoost TargetOverweight$95.00 ➝ $99.00N/A
11/10/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$89.00 ➝ $91.00Medium
11/6/2020StephensLower TargetOverweight ➝ Average$108.00 ➝ $95.00Low
11/6/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHold$94.00 ➝ $89.00Low
10/30/2020OppenheimerUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$96.00Low
10/28/2020WedbushLower TargetOutperform$114.00 ➝ $98.00Medium
10/1/2020Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$110.00Low
10/1/2020KeyCorpInitiated CoverageOverweight$94.00Low
8/7/2020BTIG ResearchBoost Target$95.00 ➝ $115.00Medium
8/7/2020StephensBoost TargetOverweight$94.00 ➝ $108.00Low
8/7/2020CL KingBoost TargetBuy$90.00 ➝ $110.00Low
8/7/2020WedbushBoost TargetOutperform$105.00 ➝ $114.00Medium
8/7/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$90.00 ➝ $110.00Medium
7/29/2020WedbushBoost TargetOutperform$95.00 ➝ $105.00Medium
7/8/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHoldLow
6/30/2020WedbushInitiated CoverageOutperform$95.00High
6/29/2020BTIG ResearchBoost TargetBuy$85.00 ➝ $95.00Medium
6/26/2020StephensBoost Target$83.00 ➝ $94.00High
6/23/2020Longbow ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$95.00Medium
6/15/2020Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$95.00Medium
6/1/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$84.00 ➝ $90.00Low
5/29/2020Northcoast ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$93.00Medium
5/28/2020Longbow ResearchBoost TargetBuy$88.00 ➝ $95.00Medium
5/7/2020Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetHold$67.00 ➝ $83.00Medium
5/7/2020UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutral$67.00 ➝ $78.00Medium
5/7/2020StephensBoost TargetOverweight$61.00 ➝ $83.00Medium
5/7/2020MKM PartnersBoost TargetNeutral$70.00 ➝ $72.00Medium
5/7/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$71.00 ➝ $84.00High
5/7/2020OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldHigh
5/6/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetHold$59.00 ➝ $67.00High
5/1/2020Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$71.00Low
4/28/2020Longbow ResearchBoost TargetBuy$73.00 ➝ $81.00Low
4/27/2020MKM PartnersDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$64.00 ➝ $70.00Medium
4/24/2020Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy$65.00 ➝ $80.00High
4/22/2020Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetHold$40.00 ➝ $67.00High
4/17/2020Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperform$75.00Low
4/6/2020Longbow ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$73.00Low
4/1/2020MKM PartnersUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$67.00 ➝ $64.00High
3/9/2020StephensReiterated RatingOverweight$68.00High
2/27/2020MKM PartnersBoost Target$60.00 ➝ $67.00Low
2/27/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$66.00 ➝ $71.00High
2/27/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold$59.00High
1/10/2020UBS GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$67.00Low
1/3/2020BTIG ResearchBoost TargetBuy$67.00 ➝ $75.00Medium
12/13/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageHold$59.00Low
11/7/2019BTIG ResearchBoost TargetBuy ➝ Positive$67.00Medium
11/7/2019MKM PartnersDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$55.00 ➝ $50.00Medium
11/7/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$66.00Medium
11/4/2019Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$58.00Low
10/29/2019BTIG ResearchBoost TargetBuy$62.00Medium
10/24/2019Northcoast ResearchReiterated RatingBuyLow
10/23/2019CL KingInitiated CoverageBuy$65.00Low
9/17/2019OppenheimerInitiated CoverageMarket PerformLow
9/5/2019Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$45.00 ➝ $56.00Low
9/4/2019Northcoast ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$70.00Low
8/28/2019Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$42.00 ➝ $60.00High
8/27/2019BTIG ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$54.00High
8/27/2019StephensReiterated RatingOverweight$60.00High
8/15/2019CitigroupLower TargetBuy$60.00 ➝ $58.00Medium
8/13/2019MKM PartnersInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$55.00Low
6/25/2019Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$45.00High
5/15/2019CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$55.00 ➝ $60.00Low
5/8/2019StephensBoost TargetOverweight$55.00 ➝ $60.00Low
3/27/2019Stifel NicolausUpgradeSell ➝ Hold$35.00 ➝ $45.00Medium
3/8/2019CitigroupLower TargetBuy ➝ Buy$64.00 ➝ $55.00Low
2/19/2019Stifel NicolausDowngradeHold ➝ Sell$38.00 ➝ $35.00High
2/1/2019Stifel NicolausLower TargetHold$38.00 ➝ $6.00High
11/12/2018CitigroupBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$51.00 ➝ $64.00Low
10/15/2018Longbow ResearchBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$52.00 ➝ $61.00Low
10/11/2018Stifel NicolausBoost TargetHold$38.00 ➝ $48.00Medium
8/27/2018Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyLow
8/22/2018CitigroupLower TargetBuy$62.00 ➝ $51.00Low
8/15/2018Stifel NicolausUpgradeSell ➝ Hold$35.00 ➝ $38.00Low
8/13/2018Longbow ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyMedium
8/8/2018StephensLower TargetOverweight$60.00 ➝ $55.00High
8/8/2018Stifel NicolausLower TargetSell ➝ Sell$38.00 ➝ $35.00High
8/7/2018StephensReiterated RatingBuy$60.00High
8/1/2018Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$58.00Low
7/23/2018Stifel NicolausDowngradeHold ➝ Sell$50.00 ➝ $38.00High
6/19/2018CitigroupLower TargetBuy ➝ Buy$71.00 ➝ $62.00Low
(Data available from 5/29/2018 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.59 (Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

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Papa John's International logo
Papa John's International, Inc. operates and franchises pizza delivery and carryout restaurants. It operates through the following segments: Domestic Company-owned Restaurants, North America Franchising, North America Commissaries, International Operations, and All Others. The Domestic Company-Owned Restaurants segment consists of the operations of all domestic company-owned restaurants and derives its revenues principally from retail sales of pizza and side items, including breadsticks, cheese sticks, chicken poppers and wings, dessert items, and canned or bottled beverages. The North America Commissaries segment is involved in the operations of regional dough production and product distribution centers and derives its revenues principally from the sale and distribution of food and paper products to domestic company-owned and franchised restaurants in the United States and Canada. The North America Franchising segment offers franchise sales and support activities and derives its revenues from sales of franchise and development rights and collection of royalties from franchisees located in the United States and Canada. The International Operations segment represents the distributio
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Today's Range

Now: $70.97
Low: $70.61
High: $73.19

50 Day Range

MA: $75.77
Low: $70.97
High: $82.62

52 Week Range

Now: $70.97
Low: $66.74
High: $97.78


628,800 shs

Average Volume

616,976 shs

Market Capitalization

$2.46 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Papa John's International?

The following sell-side analysts have issued reports on Papa John's International in the last twelve months: Bank of America Co., Benchmark Co., BMO Capital Markets, BTIG Research, Credit Suisse Group AG, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, KeyCorp, Northcoast Research, OTR Global, Stephens, Stifel Nicolaus,, UBS Group AG, and Wedbush.
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What is the current price target for Papa John's International?

11 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Papa John's International in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $95.09, suggesting a possible upside of 34.0%. BTIG Research has the highest price target set, predicting PZZA will reach $115.00 in the next twelve months. UBS Group AG has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $80.00 for Papa John's International in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Papa John's International?

Papa John's International currently has 3 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe PZZA will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Papa John's International.
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How do I contact Papa John's International's investor relations team?

Papa John's International's physical mailing address is 2002 Papa John's Boulevard, Louisville KY, 40299. The company's listed phone number is (502) 261-7272 and its investor relations email address is [email protected]. The official website for Papa John's International is Learn More about contacing Papa John‘s International investor relations.