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What to Expect from Kroger’s Fiscal Q2 2019 Results
The Kroger Company (KR) is scheduled to report its results for the fiscal second quarter of 2019 on September 13.
Kroger to Report First-Quarter Results Next Week
Kroger (KR) plans to release its fiscal Q1 results on June 21. Wall Street is looking for a 2.9% YoY increase in its sales to $37.3 billion.
General Mills Stock Fell Due to Weak Fiscal 3Q17 Sales
General Mills (GIS) reported its fiscal 3Q17 earnings on March 21, 2017. The results are for a three-month period ending on February 26, 2017.
How General Mills’s Fiscal 3Q17 Earnings Could Affect Its Stock
General Mills (GIS) plans to announce its fiscal 3Q17 results on March 21, 2017. The company’s management lowered its EPS growth guidance to 5%–7% from its earlier guidance of 6%–8%.
Analyst Actions after Kroger’s Fiscal 4Q17 Results
Of the 25 analysts that rated Kroger (KR), 56% recommended a “buy,” 36% recommended a “hold,” and only 8% gave a “sell” rating.
Deflation, Competition Break Kroger’s 52-Quarter Comps Growth Streak
In fiscal 4Q17, Kroger’s (KR) same-store sales (excluding fuel) fell 0.7%. The company missed the consensus by a wide margin.
Revisiting Kroger ahead of Its Fiscal 4Q17 Results
The Kroger Company (KR), America’s largest supermarket company, is scheduled to report its fiscal 4Q17 and fiscal 2017 results on March 2, 2017.
Whole Foods Market: Lowest Analyst Ratings in Its Peer Group
Of the 26 analysts that cover WFM, 23% gave it a “buy” recommendation, 50% recommended a “hold,” and 27% recommended a “sell.”
Fiscal 1Q17 Earnings: Whole Foods Reports EPS, Misses on Revenues
Whole Foods Market (WFM) reported its results for fiscal 1Q17 on February 8, 2017. The natural food retailer reported earnings per share of $0.39, 15% lower than in fiscal 1Q16.
A Look at Mead Johnson Nutrition’s 4Q16 Performance
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (MJN) fell 4.8% to close at $71.24 per share during the fourth week of January 2017.
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.
Deutsche Bank Downgrades Church & Dwight Company to ‘Hold’
Church & Dwight (CHD) reported 3Q16 net sales of $870.7 million, a rise of 1.0% compared to net sales of $861.8 million in 3Q15.
Citigroup Downgrades Reynolds American to ‘Neutral’
Reynolds American (RAI) has a market cap of $82.4 billion. It rose 0.55% to close at $58.00 per share on January 18, 2017.
Berenberg Rated Mead Johnson Nutrition Company as a ‘Sell’
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (MJN) has a market cap of $13.9 billion. It rose 5.3% to close at $75.25 per share on January 18, 2017.
What’s the Latest News on Reynolds American?
Reynolds American (RAI) reported 3Q16 net sales of $3.20 billion—a rise of 1.4% compared to net sales of $3.16 billion in 3Q15.
General Mills Stock Falls on Weak Fiscal 2Q17 Earnings
General Mills (GIS), a Minneapolis-based consumer food products manufacturing company, reported its fiscal 2Q17 earnings on December 20, 2016.
Jefferies Upgrades Monster Beverage to ‘Buy’
Price movement Monster Beverage (MNST) has a market cap of $25.8 billion. It rose 4.2% to close at $45.37 per share on December 21, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were 3.1%, 4.1%, and -8.6%, respectively, on the same day. MNST is trading 2.1% above its 20-day moving average, 0.38% […]
Can Investors Expect Momentum from General Mills’ Fiscal 2Q17 Earnings?
Since the announcement of its fiscal 1Q17 earnings on September 21, 2016, General Mills’ (GIS) share price has fallen 3.6%.
Mead Johnson Nutrition Declares Dividend of $0.41 Per Share
Mead Johnson Nutrition rose 1.2% to close at $72.85 per share on December 14. Its weekly, monthly, and YTD price movements were 0.16%, 0.83%, and -6.3%.
How Do Analysts Rate Hershey’s and Its Peers?
Of the 18 analysts covering Hershey’s (HSY), one analyst has a “buy” recommendation as of December 14.
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.
Reynolds American Declares Dividend of $0.46 per Share
Reynolds American (RAI) has a market cap of $76.9 billion. It fell 0.26% and closed at $53.96 per share on December 1, 2016.
How Do Analysts Rate Mondelēz International and Peers?
Of the 20 analysts covering Mondelēz International (MDLZ), 14 analysts (70.0%) have issued “buy” recommendations on the stock as of November 22.
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.
Why Did Reynolds American Reject BAT’s Offer?
Reynolds American (RAI) has a market cap of $78.3 billion. It fell 0.99% to close at $53.05 per share on November 14, 2016.
Fiscal 4Q16 Earnings: Whole Foods Market Reports Earnings Beat
Based in Austin, Texas, Whole Foods Market (WFM) reported its results for fiscal 4Q16 on November 2, 2016. The company reported sales of $3.5 billion in fiscal 4Q16, which is in line with the consensus estimates.
How Do Analysts Rate Clorox and Its Peers?
Of the 17 analysts covering Clorox Company (CLX), two analysts have rated the stock as a “buy” as of November 2.
Church & Dwight Declares Quarterly Dividend
Church & Dwight Company (CHD) has a market cap of $12.2 billion. It fell 0.71% to close at $47.25 per share on November 2, 2016.
CLSA Downgrades Reynolds American to ‘Underperform’
Reynolds American (RAI) has a market cap of $68.9 billion. It rose 2.5% to close at $55.10 per share on October 24, 2016.
Why Did Reynolds American Rise 14% on October 21?
Price movement Reynolds American (RAI) has a market cap of $67.3 billion. It rose 14.0% to close at $53.78 per share on October 21, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were 13.8%, 10.3%, and 19.6%, respectively, on the same day. RAI is trading 14.1% above its 20-day moving average, 11.2% […]
The J.M. Smucker Company Declares Dividend of $0.75 Per Share
Price movement The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) has a market cap of $15.1 billion. It rose 0.18% to close at $130.01 per share on October 21, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were -2.6%, -5.7%, and 7.0%, respectively, on the same day. SJM is trading 2.8% below its 20-day moving […]
Can Whole Foods Close Fiscal 2016 on a Healthy Note?
Whole Foods Market (WFM) is slated to report its financial results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016 (4Q16) after the market closes on November 2.
A Look at Reynolds American’s 3Q16 Performance
Price movement Reynolds American (RAI) has a market cap of $66.3 billion. It fell 2.1% to close at $46.29 per share on October 19, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were -1.7%, -2.9%, and 2.9%, respectively, on the same day. RAI is trading 2.2% below its 20-day moving average, 4.5% […]
Monster Beverage Announces Stock Split
Price movement Monster Beverage (MNST) has a market cap of $27.8 billion. It fell 0.62% to close at $145.08 per share on October 14, 2016. The stock’s weekly, monthly, and year-to-date (or YTD) price movements were -0.52%, -0.87% and -2.6%, respectively, on the same day. MNST is trading 0.94% below its 20-day moving average, 4.6% […]
Reynolds American Announces New Directors
Reynolds American (RAI) rose 0.34% to close at $47.31 per share during the second week of September 2016.
Citigroup Has Rated Reynolds American a ‘Buy’
Reynolds American (RAI) has a market cap of $71.6 billion. It fell 0.90% to close at $47.45 per share on September 13, 2016.
Kroger Cuts Full Fiscal 2017 Outlook amid Deflationary Headwinds
As a result of its second-quarter challenges, Kroger (KR) lowered its full-year guidance.
UBS Rates Reynolds American as ‘Neutral’
Reynolds American (RAI) has a market cap of $72.0 billion. It fell by 0.91% to close at $50.26 per share on August 25, 2016.
How Did J.M. Smucker Perform in 1Q17?
J.M. Smucker reported fiscal 1Q17 net sales of $1.81 billion—a fall of 7.2% compared to net sales of $1.95 billion in fiscal 1Q16.
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.
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.
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.
What Are Analysts’ Expectations for J.M. Smucker ahead of 1Q17?
Currently, 60% of analysts rate J.M. Smucker as a “hold.” Around 30% rate it as a “buy,” and 10% rate it as a “sell.”
What Made J.M. Smucker’s Stock Rally 15% since 4Q16 Results?
On August 17, 2016, J.M. Smucker closed at $153.2, a rise of 15% since it reported its fiscal 4Q16 results on June 9, 2016.
Which Segment Drove Tyson Foods’ Fiscal 3Q16 Revenue?
Together, Tyson Foods’ Beef and Chicken segments contributed 68% to total net sales in fiscal 3Q16, and the Chicken segment contributed the most to total operating profit.
CLSA Upgrades Reynolds American to ‘Outperform’
Reynolds American (RAI) has a market cap of $71.8 billion. Its stock rose by 0.53% to close at $49.18 per share on August 8, 2016.
What Do Analysts Recommend for Kellogg after Fiscal 2Q16 Results?
The average broker target price for Kellogg for the next 12 months has risen to $83.93 from $79. This is 1.4% higher than the closing price of $82.71 on August 5.
How Did Church & Dwight Perform in 2Q16?
Church & Dwight (CHD) has a market cap of $13.0 billion. It rose by 3.7% to close at $101.18 per share on August 4, 2016.
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.
How Fresh Milk, Pure Sugar Cane May Boost Hershey’s Revenue
In the second half of 2016, Hershey’s simple ingredients advertising campaign will begin on Hershey’s Kisses Milk Chocolates and Hershey’s Milk Chocolate Bars.
Hershey’s International Segment Flexes Its Muscles in 2Q16
The North America segment accounts for 80%–90% of Hershey’s total revenue each quarter. It contributed about 88% in 2Q16.
Earnings Overview: Analyzing Whole Foods’ 3Q16 Results
Whole Foods’ (WFM) 3Q16 earnings met Wall Street expectations of 37 cents per share. However, the company missed on the revenue forecasts by $30 million.
Mead Johnson Nutrition’s Stock Falls after 2Q16 Earnings
On July 28, 2016, Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (MJN) reported its financial results for 2Q16 and 1H16. The stock fell ~2% after the 2Q16 earnings announcement, with sales missing analysts’ estimates.
Why Did Mead Johnson Nutrition’s Earnings Rise 16% in 2Q16?
In 2Q16, Mead Johnson Nutrition’s (MJN) EPS (earnings per share) increased 16% to $0.88, compared to $0.76 in 2Q15.
Société Générale Downgrades Mead Johnson Nutrition to a ‘Hold’
Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (MJN) has a market capitalization of $16.6 billion. It fell by 0.77% to close at $89.20 per share on July 29, 2016.
Why Pilgrim’s Pride Continued Its Downward Revenue Trend in 2Q16
On July 27, 2016, Pilgrim’s Pride (PPC) reported its financial results for 2Q16, which ended June 26, 2016. It generated revenue of $2.03 billion, a small decline of 1% compared to $2.05 billion in 2Q15.
Which Categories Contributed to Mondelez’s Fiscal 2Q16 Performance?
North America’s revenue rose 1% to $1.72 billion for 2Q16. Organic revenue grew 1%—aided by an increase in volume and mix.
Key Moving Averages: Analyzing Kellogg versus Its Peers
Kellogg closed at $82.84 on July 26. It’s trading 7.0%, 5.4%, and 0.4% above its 100-day, 50-day, and 20-day moving averages. It has appreciated ~15% in 2016.
What Challenged Archer Daniels Midland’s Results in 1Q16?
Archer Daniels Midland didn’t have a great start to 2016. Earnings fell 45% YoY in the first quarter. The adjusted EPS came in around $0.42 for the first quarter.
How Hershey Benefits from the barkTHINS Acquisition
The company expects that the barkTHINS acquisition will be dilutive in 2016 and 2017, before turning accretive in 2018.
Does Hershey Still Have Room to Run after 24% Stock Price Gain?
Hershey (HSY) is all set to report its fiscal 2Q16 earnings results on July 28 before the market opens.
Wells Fargo Downgrades Monster Beverage to ‘Market Perform’
Monster Beverage (MNST) has a market cap of $31.7 billion. It fell by 3.8% to close at $155.54 per share on July 18, 2016.
Where Is Mead Johnson in Comparison to Key Moving Averages?
On July 15, 2016, Mead Johnson (MJN) closed at $91.38. That’s 9.3% above its 100-day moving average, 6.6% above its 50-day moving average, and 3.0% above its 20-day moving average.
What Analysts Recommend for Mead Johnson ahead of 2Q16 Results
As of July 15, 2016, Mead Johnson (MJN) was trading at $91.38.
How the Stronger Dollar and Market Dynamics Affected MJN in 1Q16
On a YoY (year-over-year) basis, revenue fell 20% to $962 million as compared to revenue of around $1.1 billion in 1Q15.
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.
Stifel Rated Church & Dwight a ‘Hold’
Church & Dwight Company (CHD) has a market cap of $12.9 billion. It fell by 2.1% to close at $99.57 per share on July 12, 2016.
Why Was Mondelez Interested in Hershey?
Mondelez wanted a greater share in the North American market to recover from its declining revenue growth. Hershey would have benefited Mondelez’s revenue.
How Did Acquisitions and Innovations Lead J.M. Smucker’s Revenue?
The J.M. Smucker Company has made some key acquisitions since 2002. These acquisitions have brought in new brands, categories, and capabilities.
What Made J.M. Smucker’s Stock Rally 15% in June?
The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM), a food and beverage company based in Orrville, Ohio, showed tremendous growth in its stock price in June.
Will General Mills Miss Sales Estimates Again in Fiscal 4Q16?
Analysts are expecting General Mills’ (GIS) revenue to be $3.9 billion for fiscal 4Q16, a decline of 10% compared to 4Q15 revenue of $4.3 billion.
What’s behind Kroger’s Steady Dividends and Share Buybacks?
Kroger follows a long-term financial strategy of using its cash flow from operations to repurchase shares and fund its dividends.
Why Did Reynolds American Rise on June 20?
Reynolds American (RAI) has a market cap of $73.4 billion. It rose by 1.6% to close at $51.03 per share on June 20, 2016.
What Are Kroger’s Key Focus Areas for Fiscal 2017?
Kroger has been taking a disciplined approach to digital growth. It acquired Harris Teeter and Vitacost.com in 2014.
Why Church & Dwight Sold Its Brands to Armaly Brands
Church & Dwight (CHD) has a market cap of $12.7 billion. It fell by 0.74% to close at $99.14 per share on June 13, 2016.
What Makes Kroger Such a Strong Company?
Kroger (KR) is currently trading at around 16.5x its NTM EPS of $2.24. It’s also operating near the low end of its 52-week PE range of 15.4x–19x.
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.
How Does Kellogg Compare with Its Peers on Key Moving Averages?
Kellogg Company (K) closed at $76.37 on May 10. It’s trading 2.8% above its 100-day moving average and 0.3% above its 50-day moving average.
What Could Cause Tyson’s Revenue to Fall in Fiscal 2Q16?
Tyson Foods (TSN) is expected to report lower revenue of $9.03 billion in 2Q16. This indicates a YoY (year-over-year) decline of 10%.
How Does Mead Johnson Compare to Key Moving Averages?
On May 4, Mead Johnson closed at $84.87—9.5% above its 100-day moving average, 4.2% above its 50-day moving average, and 0.1% above its 20-day moving average.
Analysts Recommendations for Mead Johnson after Its 1Q16 Results
Analysts’ ratings remain the same for Mead Johnson. Approximately 38% of the analysts still rate it a “buy,” 50% rate it a “hold,” and 12% rate it a “sell.”
How Did ConAgra Foods’ Stock React to Fiscal 3Q16 Earnings?
Before the opening bell on April 7, 2016, ConAgra Foods (CAG) reported its earnings for fiscal 3Q16, which ended February 28, 2016. The stock rose 1% to close the day at $46.09.
McCormick: Analysts’ Recommendations after Fiscal 1Q16 Earnings
The average broker target price for McCormick & Company (MKC) has risen to $91.14 from $85.71. This is ~9% lower than the closing price of $99.75 on March 30.
How Did McCormick’s Stock React to Fiscal 1Q16 Earnings?
After McCormick & Company released its fiscal 1Q16 earnings, its stock rose 2% to close at $99.59 on March 29 as compared to $97.36 in the previous day’s trading session.
General Mills’ 3Q16: How Segments Fed Sales and Operating Profit
General Mills’ (GIS) US Retail segment accounts for almost 60% of its revenue every quarter, contributing 62% in fiscal 3Q16.
General Mills’ Fiscal 3Q16: Green Giant Divestiture Caused Sales Dip
The Green Giant divestiture, along with continued foreign exchange headwinds, impacted the net sales of General Mills (GIS), as anticipated by the company.
Did McCormick End Its Fiscal 2015 on a Positive Note?
McCormick & Company (MKC) ended its fiscal 2015 with an increase in sales of 6% compared to fiscal 2014 in constant-currency terms.
Avian Influenza Outbreak Impacted the Meat Industry in 2015
The avian influenza outbreak caused disruptions for most meat producers in 2015. It resulted in supply chain problems and meat-related bans.
How Did Snyder’s-Lance End Fiscal 2015?
Snyder’s-Lance reported its fiscal 2015 results on February 29. The final results met the preliminary results that the company reported at the end of January.
Why Did B&G Foods Stock Fall 10% after Fiscal 4Q15 Results?
With 4Q15 earnings below estimates by 12% and lower-than-expected guidance for 2016, BGS stock fell 10% the next day.
Campbell Soup in Fiscal 2016: What’s the Raised Guidance?
Campbell Soup raised its earnings guidance for fiscal 2016 one week before the earnings release due to better-than-expected results for the second quarter.
Reasons behind Campbell Soup’s Raised Guidance for Fiscal 2016
One week before its fiscal 2Q16 earnings release, Campbell Soup (CPB) raised its earnings guidance for fiscal 2016. It’s based on better-than-expected results for the second quarter.
What Are Campbell Soup’s Revenue Expectations for Fiscal 2Q16?
Campbell Soup (CPB) mentioned in its preliminary results that it expects reported net sales for 2Q16 to decline by 1% due to the negative impact of currency translation.
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.
How Much Has J.M. Smucker Risen since Fiscal 2Q16 Earnings?
The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) has risen 5% since its last earnings release. It reported its fiscal 2Q16 earnings on November 19, 2015.
Which Segments Contributed to Hormel Foods’ Fiscal 1Q16 Earnings?
The Refrigerated Foods segment accounted for 51% of Hormel Foods’ total sales and 45% of its total segmental operating profit in fiscal 1Q16.
How Does Hormel Foods Compare to Peers on Key Moving Averages?
Hormel Foods (HRL) closed at $44.47 in yesterday’s trade. HRL is trading 21.3% above its 100-day moving average, 12.1% above its 50-day moving average, and 10.7% above its 20-day moving average.
Did Kellogg Company’s Revenue Drop as Expected in Fiscal 4Q15?
For fiscal 2015, Kellogg’s reported net sales fell by 7.2% to $13.5 billion, while currency-neutral adjusted net sales rose by 1.2%
Tyson Foods’ Beef Segment Contributed Most to Fiscal 1Q16 Revenue
Favorable market conditions related to an increase in supply, which drove down fed cattle costs, resulted in the rise in operating profit to $71 million for Tyson Foods’ Beef segment in fiscal 1Q16.
Kellogg Is Expected to Report a 10% Revenue Drop for Fiscal 4Q15
In its fiscal 4Q15 results, Kellogg is expected to report sales of $3,160 million, a fall of 10% YoY (year-over-year). For the full year, analysts expect revenue of $13.5 billion, a decline of ~7% YoY.