Headquartered in Tennessee, Dollar General (DG) is the largest discount store retailer in the United States in terms of total sales.
Dollar General (DG) is the largest discount store retailers in the United States in terms of total revenue generated.
In yet another move to strengthen its online offerings, Walmart (WMT) announced the introduction of pickup discounts on April 12.
Walmart (WMT) has taken a series of strategic measures to beef up its e-commerce arm.
In this article, we’ll discuss Whole Foods’ financial performance to better understand what prompted Jana to consider strategic alternatives for the company.
Whole Foods Market stock (WFM) spiked as much as 10% on April 10, 2017, after activist investor Jana Partners disclosed its 8.3% stake in the company.
As of April 7, Walmart (WMT) was trading at a 12-month forward PE ratio of 16.9x. It’s trading at a discount to the forward PE ratios of XLP and SPX.
Despite the challenging macro environment, Walmart’s revenue rose 0.80% to $485.9 billion in fiscal 2017, which ended on January 31, 2017.
Walmart (WMT) shares rose more than 2% on April 7 after Telsey Advisory Group upgraded its stock to “outperform” from “market perform.”
As of April 7, 12 out of 18 analysts covering Constellation Brands stock rated it as a “buy.”
On April 6, Constellation Brands’ (STZ) 12-month forward PE (price-to-earnings) multiple rose 0.2% to 22.2x.
Constellation Brands’ (STZ) impressive earnings growth in fiscal 4Q17, which ended on February 28, 2017, was also a result of improved margins.
In the full-year fiscal 2017, Constellation Brands’ Wine and Spirits segment’s sales rose 6.0% to $3.1 billion.
In fiscal 4Q17, Constellation Brands’ Beer segment sales rose 10.6% on a year-over-year basis to $891.2 million.
Constellation Brands (STZ) delivered net sales of $1.6 billion in fiscal 4Q17, which ended on February 28, 2017.
Constellation Brands (STZ) continued its impressive run by beating analyst earnings estimates for the tenth consecutive quarter in fiscal 4Q17.
Constellation Brands (STZ) stock surged 6.4% to $171.77 on April 6 in reaction to impressive results for fiscal 4Q17.
As of April 6, 2017, McCormick (MKC) was trading at a 12-month forward PE (price-to-earnings) ratio of 24.1x.
McCormick’s (MKC) strategic acquisitions have been one of the key components of the company’s sales and margin growth.
McCormick (MKC) stock is covered by 14 analysts, who have rated the company a 2.8 on a scale of 1.0 (“strong buy”) to 5.0 (“strong sell”).