|Company name||Panera Bread Co|
|Live stock price||[stckqut]PNRA[/stckqut]|
|P/E compared to competitors||Fair|
|Confident Investor Rating||Good|
|Target stock price (TWCA growth scenario)||$281.81|
|Target stock price (averages with growth)||$396.96|
|Target stock price (averages with no growth)||$291.81|
|Target stock price (manual assumptions)||$281.57|
The following company description is from Google Finance: http://www.google.com/finance?q=pnra
Panera Bread Company (Panera) s a national bakery-cafe concept with 1,541 Company-owned and franchise-operated bakery-cafe locations in42 states, the District of Columbia, and Ontario, Canada. Panera operates under the Panera Bread, Saint Louis Bread Co. and Paradise Bakery & Cafe trademark names. Its bakery-cafes are located in urban, suburban, strip mall, and regional mall locations. The Company operates in three business segments: Company bakery-cafe operations, franchise operations, and fresh dough and other product operations. As of December 27, 2011, its Company bakery-cafe operations segment consisted of 740 Company-owned bakery-cafes, located throughout the United States and in Ontario, Canada. On July 26, 2011, the Company purchased five Paradise Bakery & Cafe (Paradise) bakery-cafes and the related area development rights from an Indiana franchisee. On April 19, 2011, the Company purchased 25 bakery-cafes and the related area development rights from a Milwaukee franchisee.
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