Kona Grill Inc (KONA) was Downgraded by KeyBanc Capital Mkts to ” Sector Weight”. Earlier the firm had a rating of “Overweight ” on the company shares. KeyBanc Capital Mkts advised their investors in a research report released on Sep 29, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Kona Grill Inc. Kona Grill Inc was Upgraded by Feltl & Co. to ” Strong Buy” on Jul 28, 2016. Shares were Reiterated by Wedbush on Jul 28, 2016 to “Outperform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 18 from a previous price target of $21 .ROTH Capital Initiated Kona Grill Inc on Jul 7, 2016 to “Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $15.
On the company’s financial health, Kona Grill Inc reported $-0.08 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.02 based on the information available during the earnings call on Jul 27, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.06. The company had revenue of $43.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $45.19 million. The company’s revenue was up 19.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.01 EPS.
Kona Grill Inc opened for trading at $13.58 and hit $14.07 on the upside on Tuesday, eventually ending the session at $13.92, with a gain of 1.98% or 0.27 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 53,964 shares. Company has a market cap of $146 M.
In a different news, on Mar 27, 2015, Richard J Hauser (director) sold 6,514 shares at $26.57 per share price. According to the SEC, on Jan 27, 2015, Leonard Martin Newman (director) sold 11,000 shares at $23.84 per share price.
Kona Grill Inc. owns and operates polished casual dining restaurants under the name Kona Grill. The Company’s restaurants offer freshly prepared food attentive service and an upscale contemporary ambiance. The Company’s restaurants feature a selection of American dishes as well as a variety of appetizers and entrees with an international influence including a selection of sushi. The menu items prepared incorporate over 40 signature sauces and dressings that Kona Grill makes from scratch. Its menu offerings are complemented by a full service bar offering a broad assortment of wines specialty drinks and beers. The Company’s restaurants seat an average of 294 guests and consist multiple dining areas. Its main dining area full-service bar outdoor patio and sushi bar provide a choice of atmospheres and a variety of environments. Its restaurants are located in near retail centers shopping malls urban entertainment districts and lifestyle centers.