Hormel Foods Corp

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    Earnings Report

    Hormel’s Specialty Food Segment Performed Well in 3Q15

    Hormel Foods Corporation, based in Austin, Minnesota, is a multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer-branded food and meat products.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Earnings Report

    What Contributed to Hormel Foods’ 3Q15 Segment Performance?

    Refrigerated Foods constituted 48% of Hormel Food’s net sales and 41% of its total segment operating profit in 3Q15.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Could Wheat Prices Rise Due to Weak Export Demand?

    Weak export and domestic demand sentiment among high supply and availability might keep the pressure on wheat prices.

    By Sean Brown
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    Earnings Report

    Analysts Expect Positive Revenue Growth in Fiscal 2Q16

    The revenue estimate for Farmer Brothers in fiscal 2Q16 isn’t as high. However, it’s still positive. Analysts predict revenue of $145.3 million for fiscal 2Q16

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Earnings Report

    How Did J.M. Smucker Perform in Fiscal 2Q17?

    J.M. Smucker fell 3.9% to close at $124.85 per share on November 17. Its weekly, monthly, and YTD price movements were -2.1%, -5.5%, and 3.4%, respectively.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why CLSA Upgraded Tyson Foods to a ‘Buy’

    On October 10, 2016, CLSA upgraded Tyson Foods’s rating to a “buy” from “neutral” and also set the stock’s price target at $86.00 per share.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Earnings Report

    How Did Tyson Foods Perform in Fiscal 4Q16?

    Tyson Foods (TSN) has a market cap of $21.0 billion. It fell 14.5% to close at $57.60 per share on November 21, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    BMO Capital Increases Tyson Foods’ Price Target to $77 per Share

    Tyson Foods (TSN) has a market cap of $27.6 billion. It rose by 0.54% to close at $74.47 per share on August 9, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Consumer

    What Could Hamper Tyson Foods’ Revenue in 3Q16?

    Tyson Foods is expected to report lower revenue in 3Q16. The export markets will likely be challenged moderately in 2016. This could hamper its revenue.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Protein Prices Drag Down April’s Food Price Index

    Trends in protein prices affect the financial results for Tyson Foods, which produces about one in five pounds of chicken, beef, and pork in the United States.

    By Phalguni Soni
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    Earnings Report

    Cal-Maine Foods’ Revenue and Income Improved in Fiscal 1Q16

    Cal-Maine has a market cap of $2.3 billion. It reported net sales of $609.9 million for fiscal 1Q16 compared to net sales of $356.9 million for fiscal 1Q15.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Earnings Report

    A Close Look at B&G Foods’ Operating Margins in Fiscal 4Q15

    B&G Foods (BGS) reported that operating margin for fiscal 4Q15 rose to 14.2% compared to 12.7% in 4Q14. Operating margin for fiscal 2015 was 17.8% compared to 13.6% in 2014.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Hormel Foods’ Bottom-Line Performance Was Marred by Costs

    In the trailing 12 quarters, Hormel Foods (HRL) has beaten EPS estimates five times and matched or missed estimates in the remaining quarters.

    By Victoria Dean
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    Earnings Report

    J.M. Smucker to Report Its Fiscal 2Q16 Results

    On November 19, J.M. Smucker will report its earnings for 2Q16. The company’s shares reacted positively to its 1Q16 results. It had a strong performance.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Consumer

    What to Expect from Tyson Foods’ Q2 Results

    On April 29, Piper Sandler lowered its target price for Tyson Foods stock to $66 from $100. Bernstein lowered its target price to $65 from $88.

    By Sirisha Bhogaraju
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Beyond Meat Rose 11%: Will the Momentum Continue?

    Soon, plant-based meat might find its way into your favorite McDonald’s (MCD) burgers. Beyond Meat (BYND) rose 11.5% on Thursday.

    By Namrata Sen Chanda
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Kellogg and Hormel Foods Chase Beyond Meat’s Success

    Looking to replicate Beyond Meat’s astounding growth, Kellogg (K) introduced “Incogmeato” on Wednesday, which is a plant-based meat alternative.

    By Amit Singh
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    Consumer

    Why Hormel Foods Stock Has Surged 18.6% in 2018

    Hormel Foods (HRL) has delivered year-to-date stock gains of 18.6% as of December 17.

    By Victoria Dean
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    Consumer

    What’s Backing the Uptrend in Hormel Foods Stock?

    Hormel Foods (HRL) is another company in the consumer staples industry that has outperformed the broader markets so far this year.

    By Amit Singh
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    Five Consumer Staples Stocks to Be Thankful For—Even This Year

    So far, 2018 has been a difficult year for the consumer staples industry—even tougher than last year.

    By Amit Singh
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    Consumer

    A Look at Hormel Foods’ Year-to-Date Stock Returns

    Hormel Foods (HRL) has delivered year-to-date stock returns of ~9.0% as of September 19.

    By Victoria Dean
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    Earnings Report

    Hormel Foods Stock Down 0.6% on Fiscal Second-Quarter Results

    Hormel Foods Corporation announced its fiscal second-quarter results today. Its sales of $2.33 billion missed the analyst consensus estimate of $2.36 billion.

    By Victoria Dean
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    Consumer

    What Are Analysts Recommending for Hormel Foods Stock?

    Most analysts who are providing recommendations on Hormel Foods (HRL) have maintained “hold” ratings on the stock.

    By Victoria Dean
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    Consumer

    Assessing Hormel Foods from a Valuation Perspective

    On April 6, 2018, Hormel Foods (HRL) was trading at a 12-month forward PE (price-to-earnings ratio) of 18.6x.

    By Victoria Dean
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    Consumer

    Hormel Foods Considers Deli Business a Lucrative Growth Option

    Hormel Foods (HRL) is looking for growth in a challenging food and beverage environment, and it’s expecting the deli business to be a growth driver.

    By Victoria Dean
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    Consumer

    Hormel Foods’ Road Map for Future Growth

    Hormel Foods (HRL) has established a road map to boost its financial performance in a challenging food and beverage environment.

    By Victoria Dean
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    Why Hormel Foods’ Stock Price Has Fallen 4% in 2018

    Hormel Foods (HRL) has seen its stock price fall 4% on a YTD (year-to-date) basis as of April 6, 2018.

    By Victoria Dean
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    Consumer

    What Analysts Recommend for Tyson Foods

    Of the 18 analysts covering Tyson Foods, 67.0% recommend a “buy” on its stock.

    By Amit Singh
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    China’s Tariff Increase Weighs on Tyson Foods Stock

    Tyson Foods (TSN) stock fell 6.3% on Monday, April 2, 2018, as China imposed higher import tariffs on 128 US commodities including frozen pork.

    By Amit Singh
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    Consumer

    How Tyson Foods Compares with Its Peers in Valuation

    As of December 22, 2017, Tyson Foods (TSN) stock was trading at a 12-month forward PE (price-to-earnings) multiple of 13.9x, which could seem attractive to investors.

    By Amit Singh
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    Consumer

    Why Union Pacific’s Agricultural Product Revenues Slid in 3Q17

    Union Pacific’s (UNP) Agricultural Products segment saw revenues of $914.0 million, down 2% YoY.

    By Samuel Prince
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    Consumer

    Could TSN Stock Gain Momentum from Its Fiscal 3Q17 Results?

    Tyson Foods (TSN) stock took a beating following its sluggish fiscal 2Q17 results. TSN plans to report its fiscal 3Q17 sales and earnings results on August 7.

    By Amit Singh
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    J.M. Smucker Company Declares Dividend of $0.75 per Share

    J.M. Smucker (SJM) reported fiscal 2Q17 net sales of $1.9 billion, a year-over-year fall of 7.9% compared to net sales of $2.1 billion in fiscal 2Q16.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Hormel Foods Made a Change in Its Management Team

    Hormel Foods (HRL) has a market cap of $19.2 billion. It rose 2.3% to close at $36.35 per share on January 17, 2017.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Piper Jaffray Rated Hormel Foods as ‘Overweight’

    Hormel Foods (HRL) has a market cap of $18.7 billion. It fell 2.1% and closed at $35.58 per share on January 9, 2017.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What’s the Latest News on Hormel Foods?

    In fiscal 2016, Hormel Foods (HRL) reported net sales of $9.5 billion, a rise of 2.8% year-over-year.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Morgan Stanley Upgrades Energizer Holdings to ‘Overweight’

    Energizer Holdings (ENR) reported fiscal 4Q16 net sales of $432.4 million, a rise of 8.3% compared to net sales of $399.1 million in fiscal 4Q15.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Hormel Foods International Names Gadsden Asia-Pacific President

    Hormel Foods (HRL) rose 2.0% to close at $35.31 per share during the third week of December 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Wells Fargo Downgrades BorgWarner to ‘Market Perform’

    BorgWarner (BWA) fell 0.03% to close at $39.73 per share during the third week of December 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Bank of America Merrill Lynch Rated SJM Stock as ‘Neutral’

    J.M. Smucker (SJM) has a market cap of $14.7 billion. The stock rose 0.59% to close at $126.75 per share on December 6, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Tyson Foods Forms a New Venture Capital Fund to Focus on Growth

    In fiscal 2016, Tyson Foods (TSN) reported sales of $36.9 billion, a fall of 10.9% year-over-year.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    KeyBanc Capital Markets Rated Hormel Foods as ‘Sector Weight’

    Hormel Foods (HRL) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.17 per share on its common stock. The dividend will be paid on February 15, 2017, to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 17, 2017.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Canaccord Genuity Downgrades Lululemon Athletica to ‘Sell’

    On September 1, 2016, Lululemon Athletica (LULU) reported 2Q16 net revenues of $514.5 million, a rise of 13.6% from net revenues of $453 million it reported in 2Q15.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Constellation Brands Announces New Share Repurchase Program

    Constellation Brands (STZ) has a market cap of $31.5 billion. It rose 1.4% to close at $157.4 per share on November 21, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Did Tyson Foods Rise on October 11?

    Tyson Foods (TSN) has a market cap of $28.8 billion. It rose by 1.3% to close at $71.38 per share on October 11, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Did Tyson Foods Settle for $1.6 Million?

    Tyson Foods (TSN) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.15 per share on its Class A common stock and $0.14 per share on its Class B common stock.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Tyson Fresh Meats Announces Its Plans for Expansion

    Price movement Tyson Foods (TSN) has a market cap of $27.5 billion. It fell 1.6% to close at $74.83 per share on September 29, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were -2.5%, -0.80%, and 41.2%, respectively, on the same day. TSN is trading 0.10% below its 20-day moving average, 0.70% […]

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Did Tyson Foods Recall Its Chicken Nuggets?

    Tyson Foods (TSN) has a market cap of $27.8 billion. It fell 0.21% to close at $75.72 per share on September 27, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Avon Products Elects Jose Armario to Its Board of Directors

    Avon Products (AVP) fell 6.7% to close at $5.44 per share during the first week of September 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Basic Materials

    Tyson Foods Reaffirms Its 2016 Projections

    Tyson Foods (TSN) has a market cap of $27.1 billion. It fell by 0.77% to close at $74.70 per share on September 8, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Société Générale Rated Ingredion as a ‘Hold’

    Ingredion (INGR) has a market cap of $10.1 billion. It rose by 0.51% to close at $139.64 per share on September 7, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Polaris Defense Appoints John M. Olson as Vice President

    Polaris Industries (PII) has a market cap of $5.5 billion. It fell by 0.50% to close at $83.52 per share on September 6, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Consumer

    Analyzing Hormel Foods’ Valuation after 3Q16

    Hormel is trading at a PE ratio of 22.9x as of August 22. Analysts expect its adjusted EPS to rise by 23% and its revenue to increase by 2% in fiscal 2016.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Consumer

    How Much Has Hormel Returned to Shareholders in Fiscal 2016?

    Along with its 3Q16 results, Hormel Foods (HRL) also announced the 352nd consecutive quarterly dividend at the annual rate of $0.58 per share.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Consumer

    Why Did Hormel Foods Increase Its Fiscal 2016 Guidance?

    Hormel Foods (HRL) increased its fiscal 2016 EPS (earnings per share) guidance to $1.60–$1.64. The earlier EPS guidance range was $1.56–$1.60.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Consumer

    How Much Did Hormel Foods’ Margins Rise in Fiscal 3Q16?

    Hormel Foods reported an operating profit of $275 million in fiscal 3Q16—an increase of 19% compared to fiscal 3Q15. Its operating margin rose to 11.9%.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Consumer

    Which Segments Drove Hormel Foods’ Fiscal 3Q16 Earnings?

    Hormel Foods (HRL) operates through five segments. The Refrigerated Foods segment accounted for 45% of its total segmental operating profit in fiscal 3Q16.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Consumer

    Did Hormel Foods’ Stock Benefit from Its Fiscal 3Q16 Results?

    Hormel rose another 7% on August 22 and closed at $39.51. Hormel has risen 11% since the company’s last earnings report on May 18.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Consumer

    Wall Street Analysts’ Recommendations for Sanderson Farms

    Stephens gave Sanderson Farm the highest target price of $108, respectively. This represents a 16% rise from the closing price of $93.17 on August 18.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Consumer

    What Impacted Sanderson Farms’ Results Last Quarter?

    Sanderson Farms (SAFM) delivered a drop in YoY (year-over-year) net sales in the second quarter as well. Net sales fell 3% to $692 million.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Consumer

    Why Has Sanderson Farms’ Stock Gained in 2016?

    Sanderson Farms will release its fiscal 3Q16 earnings on August 25 after the Market opens. So far, it showed tremendous growth in its stock price in 2016.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Was Tyson Foods Fined?

    Tyson Foods (TSN) has a market cap of $27.0 billion. It fell by 1.1% to close at $74.25 per share on August 16, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Consumer

    How Much Has Tyson Foods Returned to Shareholders in Fiscal 2016?

    Tyson Foods bought back 6.6 million shares in fiscal 3Q16 and has bought back another 5.4 million shares so far in fiscal 4Q16.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Consumer

    How Is Tyson Foods Improving Its Chicken Operating Margin?

    In fiscal 3Q16, Tyson Foods’ Chicken segment reported an operating margin of 13.9% with an improved product mix.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Did Tyson Foods Fire Some of Its Workers?

    Tyson Foods (TSN) has a market cap of $27.6 billion. It fell by 0.09% to close at $74.57 per share on August 11, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Consumer

    Did Kellogg’s Earnings Beat Estimates in Fiscal 2Q16?

    In fiscal 2Q16, Kellogg Company (K) reported EPS (earnings per share) of $0.91, in line with analysts’ estimates.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Consumer

    A Look at Tyson Foods’ Performance in Fiscal 3Q16

    Tyson Foods (TSN) has a market cap of $27.4 billion. Its stock rose by 0.58% to close at $74.07 per share on August 8, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Consumer

    Kraft Heinz: Why Did Its 2Q16 Earnings Rise 39%?

    Kraft Heinz’s adjusted EPS for fiscal 2Q16 was $0.85—an increase of 39% compared to $0.61 in fiscal 2Q15. The is due to 17% growth in the adjusted EBITDA.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Consumer

    What Analysts Recommend for Pilgrim’s Pride after 2Q16 Results

    As of July 28, 2016, Pilgrim’s Pride (PPC) was trading at $23.74. In this part of the series, we’ll see what analysts recommend for the company after its 2Q16 earnings release.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Pilgrim’s Pride in 2Q16: How Much Did Earnings Decline?

    Pilgrim’s Pride’s earnings were hit hard again in the second quarter. They fell far below analysts’ expectations, missing estimates by 11%.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Consumer

    Cal-Maine Foods Valuation: Did It Change after Its 4Q16 Results?

    Cal-Maine Foods’ valuation increased after its fiscal 4Q16 earnings results. Cal-Maine is trading at a lower forward PE ratio compared to Hormel.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Consumer

    How Did Cal-Maine Foods Stock React to Its Fiscal 4Q16 Results?

    Cal-Maine Foods reported its fiscal 4Q16 results on July 18. There wasn’t impact on the stock price even though the company reported a loss for the quarter.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    How Did Cal-Maine’s Specialty Egg Business Perform in 4Q16?

    Cal-Maine Foods (CALM) is strategizing to pursue additional opportunities to market and sell specialty eggs due to changing consumer demand trends.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    J.M. Smucker Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.75 Per Share

    The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) has a market cap of $17.7 billion. It rose by 0.54% to close at $152.68 per share on July 13, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Analyzing Cal-Maine Foods’ Variable Dividend Policy

    Cal-Maine has a variable dividend policy in place. It has a dividend yield of 5.8% as of June 28. Management raised the dividend at a CAGR of 15.3% over five years.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Miscellaneous

    What Are Wall Street Analysts Recommending for Cal-Maine Foods?

    On June 16, BB&T Capital Markets upgraded Cal-Maine to “hold” from “underweight.” It doesn’t have a target price for the stock.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Miscellaneous

    Cal-Maine Plans to Increase Its Value-Added Specialty Egg Business

    Cal-Maine Foods (CALM) plans to grow its specialty egg business by meeting consumer demand in the rapidly growing segment.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    How Does Cal-Maine Plan to Benefit from Its Growth Strategy?

    Cal-Maine is known for identifying and completing strategic acquisitions. Identifying and pursuing acquisition opportunities is part of its growth strategy.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Miscellaneous

    Why Did Cal-Maine Shares Fall 23% in the Last 3 Months?

    Cal-Maine Foods (CALM) saw declining growth in its shares in the last three months. The company’s shares are trading close to its 52-week low.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Tyson Foods Has Appointed Tom Hayes as President

    Tyson Foods (TSN) has a market cap of $22.5 billion. It fell by 1.1% to close at $59.93 per share on June 13, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Miscellaneous

    What Does Tyson Foods’ Current Valuation Tell Us?

    After downgrading Tyson Foods (TSN) stock to “market perform” from “outperform,” BMO Capital Markets acknowledged some hesitancy regarding its downgrade.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    BMO Capital Downgrades Tyson Foods to ‘Market Perform’

    Tyson Foods (TSN) has a market cap of $22.6 billion. It fell by 3.7% to close at $60.88 per share on June 6, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Hormel Foods Declared Quarterly Dividend of 14.5 Cents per Share

    Hormel Foods (HRL) has a market cap of $18.7 billion. It fell by 0.20% to close at $34.80 per share on May 24, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Earnings Report

    Kraft Heinz: Why Did Its 1Q16 Earnings Rise 38%?

    Kraft Heinz reported fiscal 1Q16 net earnings of $1.1 billion—compared to net earnings of $617 million in 1Q15. The adjusted EPS for fiscal 1Q16 was $0.73.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Did Pilgrim’s Pride Fall ~6% on May 6?

    Pilgrim’s Pride (PPC) has a market cap of $6.2 billion. It fell by 5.9% to close at $24.76 per share on May 6, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Earnings Report

    What Impacted Meat Producers’ Revenue in the Recent Quarter?

    Pilgrim’s Pride’s revenue fell 7%. Its US operations were the source of nearly 84% of the company’s total revenue. It represented a YoY fall of 11.7%.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Earnings Report

    Sanderson Farms Revenue Beat Estimates: Why a 9.2% Fall in Sales?

    Sanderson Farms (SAFM) delivered a decline in YoY net sales yet again in fiscal 1Q16. Net sales were $605.2 million, a fall of 9.2% compared to fiscal 1Q15.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Credit Agricole Downgrades Hormel Foods to ‘Underperform’

    Hormel Foods Corporation (HRL) has a market cap of $22.7 billion. HRL fell by 3.6% to close at $42.89 per share as of February 18, 2016.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Earnings Report

    Campbell Soup Announced Positive Preliminary Fiscal 2Q16

    Campbell Soup (CPB) will be reporting its fiscal 2Q16 financial results on February 25, 2016, before the Market opens. On February 16, 2016, the company announced positive preliminary results.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Tyson Foods Fell Due to Live Cattle Futures Contracts

    Tyson Foods lost $70 million in the fourth quarter of 2015 due to high volatility in live futures contracts. Live futures fell 9% to a two-year low in the second half of 2015 with high-frequency traders.

    By Gabriel Kane
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Three Black Crow Pattern in Wheat Prices

    March wheat futures were below the key support of $4.70 per bushel on December 23, 2015. The sharp downward price movements continued.

    By Sean Brown
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Wheat’s Sharp Downward Movement Continued for the Second Day

    Wheat futures contracts for March delivery were trading near the crucial support of $4.70 per bushel on December 22, 2015.

    By Sean Brown
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    Earnings Report

    Cal-Maine Delivered Positive Earnings Growth in Fiscal 2Q16

    Cal-Maine showed a high positive YoY growth of 49% in fiscal 2Q16. Net earnings for fiscal 2Q16 were $109 million, up from $36 million in fiscal 2Q15.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Wheat Prices Trade above 20-Day Moving Average

    Wheat futures contracts for March expiry were trading above the key support level of 485 cents per bushel on December 18, 2015.

    By Sean Brown
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Wheat Prices Continue to Sharpen Due to Downward Movement

    March wheat futures contracts were trading near the key support level of $4.85 per bushel on December 17. The downward price movement sharpened.

    By Sean Brown
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    Earnings Report

    Acquisitions and Update on the Joint Venture with Rose Acre Farms

    Cal-Maine Foods has a track record of completing many acquisitions in past years. In fiscal 4Q15, It entered into a joint venture with Rose Acre Farms.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Wheat Prices Could Test the Key Resistance

    December wheat prices were trading above the key support level of $4.85 per bushel on December 14. The firm resistance could restrict the price movement.

    By Sean Brown
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