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General Mills Crushes Q4 Estimates, Stock Falls 2%
General Mills (NYSE:GIS) stock fell 2.0% on Wednesday and ended the day at $60.43 with a market cap of $36.6 billion after its fourth-quarter results.
Conagra Brands Crushes Q4 Estimates, Stock Up 3%
Conagra Brands stock rose 3.2% in pre-market trading at 8:57 AM ET today. The company reported stellar results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2020.
General Mills Stock Falls, Q3 Sales Miss Estimates
General Mills (NYSE:GIS) stock fell over 7.5% in the pre-market trading session today. The company delivered mixed earnings results.
Why Has Conagra Brands Stock Continued to Rise?
Conagra Brands (CAG) stock has risen about 17% since the company posted its stellar second-quarter results on December 19.
Conagra Brands Crushes Q2 Earnings Estimate
Conagra Brands (CAG) posted better-than-expected earnings for the second quarter of fiscal 2020 before the markets opened today.
Limited Upside in General Mills Stock after Q2 Earnings
General Mills posted mixed earnings for the second quarter of fiscal 2020 before the markets opened on Wednesday. The company’s top line stayed flat.
What to Expect from Conagra Brands’ Q2 Earnings
Conagra Brands (CAG) will announce its earnings for the second quarter of fiscal 2020 before the markets open on Thursday.
General Mills Earnings: Will Low Growth Hurt GIS Stock?
General Mills (GIS) is set to announce its fiscal 2020 second-quarter earnings before markets open on December 18. Here’s what’s expected.
J.M. Smucker’s Earnings: What to Expect from Q2
The J.M. Smucker Company is set to announce its fiscal 2020 second-quarter earnings results on November 22. Here’s what to expect.
Why SJM Stock Is Underperforming Peers
This year, J.M. Smucker (SJM) stock has risen 13.1%, underperforming most peers and broader markets. Let’s look at what’s limiting the stock.
Conagra Brands: Mixed Q1 Results, Solid 2H Outlook
Conagra Brands (CAG) posted mixed first-quarter results. The company’s revenues maintained the momentum and registered strong growth.
General Mills: Q1 Sales Disappoint, Earnings Beat
General Mills announced mixed fiscal 2020 first-quarter results today. The company’s revenue disappointed and fell short of Wall Street estimates.
Why General Mills’ Sales Could Stay Muted in Q1
General Mills is set to announce its first-quarter results on Wednesday. This year, General Mills stock has risen 38.6% and outperformed broader markets.
Why Campbell Soup Stock Rose after Its Q4 Results
Campbell Soup (CPB) stock rose about 3.9% in the pre-market session on Friday. The company posted better-than-expected fiscal fourth-quarter results.
SJM Missed Q1 Estimates by Wide Margin, Lowered Guidance
J.M. Smucker (SJM) posted weaker-than-expected fiscal first-quarter results. The company’s first-quarter sales and margin missed analysts’ estimate.
Will Kellogg Post Weak Q2 Results?
Kellogg (K) is scheduled to report its second-quarter earnings on August 1. We expect the second quarter to remain weak.
Could Hershey’s Q2 Release Limit its Stock?
Hershey (HSY) is set to report its second-quarter results on Thursday. We expect Hershey’s sales and earnings to grow year-over-year, but that growth to be low.
General Mills’ Valuation and Analysts’ Recommendations
After General Mills’ (GIS) fourth-quarter fiscal 2019 release, Evercore ISI lowered its target price on the stock to $54 from $56.
General Mills Stock Falls on Sales Miss, Peers Follow Suit
General Mills (GIS) released its fourth-quarter fiscal 2019 results on June 26. Its performance was mixed, with its bottom line growing healthily and exceeding Wall Street’s estimate.
What Analysts’ Price Target Indicates for J.M. Smucker Stock
Wall Street has a price target of $114.54 per share on the J.M. Smucker Company (SJM), implying a potential downside of 5.6% based on its closing price of $121.31 on June 24.
These Obstacles Could Limit J.M. Smucker’s Sales and Earnings
The J.M. Smucker Company’s (SJM) revenues have grown at a healthy rate in the past four quarters thanks to the incremental sales from its Ainsworth acquisition. However, we expect the company’s top line growth to slow in fiscal 2020.
Why J.M. Smucker’s High Valuation and Low Growth Could Hurt It
Shares of the J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) are up 29.8% year-to-date as of June 24 and have outperformed the broader markets. The company’s acquisition of Ainsworth Pet Nutrition and its focus on high-growth categories via divestitures have supported its stock so far this year.
Lower Taxes Boost J.M. Smucker’s Fourth-Quarter EPS
J.M. Smucker (SJM) posted mixed fourth-quarter results on June 6.
What’s Hurting Packaged Food Stocks?
Shares of Kellogg, Conagra Brands, J.M. Smucker, and Campbell Soup fell 3.2%, 4.3%, 2.2%, and 1.6%, respectively, on May 29.
Acquisitions Are Set to Drive J.M. Smucker’s Q4 Sales
Wall Street expects the J.M. Smucker Company’s (SJM) top line to continue to improve and mark strong growth in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2019.
What to Expect from the J.M. Smucker Company’s Q4 Results
The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) will announce its fiscal 2019 fourth-quarter earnings results on June 6. What should we expect?
Conagra Stock Is Outperforming Peers: Will the Trend Continue?
Conagra Brands stock has risen 25.4% since it announced stronger-than-expected third-quarter earnings on March 21.
Earnings Pressure Is Likely to Hurt Kellogg Stock
The Kellogg Company posted weaker-than-expected sales in the first quarter following which its stock fell more than 5% in the premarket session on May 2.
Mondelēz Stock: What to Expect after Q1
Continued strength in Mondelēz’s (MDLZ) base business is expected to support its stock in the near term.
Analyzing Mondelēz’s Q1 Earnings Beat
Mondelēz (MDLZ) posted stronger-than-expected first-quarter earnings. The company’s adjusted EPS of $0.65 beat analysts’ estimate of $0.61.
Mondelēz: Strength in Emerging Markets Drove Organic Sales
Mondelēz posted net revenues of $6.54 billion, which fell short of analysts’ estimate of $6.55 billion and decreased 3.4% on a YoY basis.
Mondelēz: Improved Base Business Supported Q1 Earnings Beat
Mondelēz (MDLZ) posted mixed first-quarter results after the markets closed on April 30. Mondelēz’s top line fell short of analysts’ estimate.
Key Takeaways from Hershey’s First Quarter
Hershey (HSY) stock rose 4.6% yesterday following the company’s stellar first-quarter results.
Kellogg: Analysts Recommend a ‘Hold’
Most of the analysts covering Kellogg continue to maintain a neutral outlook on the stock, which reflects near-term pressure on its earnings.
Kellogg: What Can Investors Expect in Q1?
Kellogg (K) is scheduled to announce its first-quarter results on May 2. Kellogg stock has risen 2.5% on a YTD (year-to-date) basis as of April 23.
Hershey Stock Gains on First-Quarter Beat
The Hershey Company (HSY) stock was up more than 3% in the premarket trading session following the company’s stronger-than-expected first-quarter earnings results.
Higher Volumes and Margins Drive Hershey’s Q1
The Hershey Company (HSY) posted stellar first-quarter earnings results on April 25.
Mondelēz Stock: Analysts Suggest a ‘Buy’ ahead of Q1
Most analysts suggest “buys” on Mondelēz (MDLZ) stock, reflecting continued strength in its base business.
Where J.M. Smucker Stock Could Be Heading
While the J.M. Smucker Company’s recent financial performance has been impressive, the expected slowdown in its sales could limit its upside.
Kraft Heinz Lagged the Benchmark Index in Q1
Kraft Heinz stock is trading at a forward PE ratio of 11.7x. The company’s top and the bottom line are projected to stay low in 2019.
McCormick Stock: Analysts’ Recommendations
Numerous analysts increased their target price on McCormick (MKC) stock following the company’s strong bottom-line performance.
Why the Uptrend in McCormick Stock Might Be Limited
McCormick (MKC) stock bounced back in the past two months. The stock has risen ~23% since February 1.
These Consumer Staples Stocks Marked Stellar Gains in Q1
The Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLP) rose 10.5% in the first quarter of 2019.
CPB, GIS, SJM, CAG, and MDLZ: Analysts’ Recommendations
Analysts maintained a “sell” rating on Campbell Soup (CPB) stock. The company’s earnings are expected to decline in the coming quarters.
Analyzing Conagra Brands’ Growth Drivers
Conagra Brands (CAG) shares have risen 21.1% since the company reported its third-quarter earnings on March 21.
Will the Uptrend in Campbell Soup Stock Continue?
Campbell Soup (CPB) shares have risen 15.0% on a YTD (year-to-date) basis of March 27. The upside in Campbell Soup stock seems limited.
Five Food Stocks That Have Outperformed Broader Markets
Improved financial performances drove General Mills, Conagra Brands, Mondelēz, J.M. Smucker, and Campbell Soup shares higher.
What’s Behind McCormick’s Improved Margin Performance?
McCormick (MKC) impressed with its improved performance on the margin front in the first quarter of fiscal 2019.
What Affected McCormick’s Sales in Q1 2019?
McCormick posted weaker-than-expected sales for the first quarter of fiscal 2019. Its net sales fell slightly short of analysts’ estimate.
What’s Behind McCormick’s Q1 EPS Beat?
McCormick (MKC) posted stronger-than-expected bottom line results for the first quarter of fiscal 2019.
What Wall Street Recommends on General Mills Stock
Most analysts covering General Mills (GIS) stock remain on the sidelines, as shares of General Mills are up ~31% on a year-to-date basis.
Why General Mills’ EPS Growth Rate Might Not Impress
General Mills (GIS) has impressed with its bottom line performance recently despite significant pressure on its earnings from inflation in input costs.
Why General Mills’ Sales Growth Rate Could Decelerate
General Mills (GIS) posted stronger-than-expected sales during the third quarter of fiscal 2019.
General Mills Stock Is Up ~31%—Will the Uptrend Continue?
Shares of General Mills (GIS) have outperformed the broader markets so far this year for a number of reasons.
How Conagra Brands Could Sustain Its Sales Momentum
Conagra Brands posted net sales of $2.71 billion in the third quarter of fiscal 2019, falling marginally short of analysts’ consensus estimate of $2.75 billion.
Analysts Remain Upbeat on CAG Stock, Expect Further Upside
Conagra Brands (CAG) is among the few packaged food companies for which analysts maintain a favorable outlook.
CAG Stock Soars ~13% on Q3 2019 EPS Beat—Will It Rise Further?
Conagra Brands (CAG) stock rose 12.8% on March 21 following the company’s release of its fiscal 2019 third-quarter results.
Conagra Brands Has a Low Valuation
Conagra Brands stock is trading at a forward PE ratio of 11.3x, which is ~33% lower than its two-year average multiple of 16.9x.
What’s Ahead for General Mills Stock?
General Mills’ impressive third-quarter performance is expected to drive its stock higher.
Why McCormick’s EPS Growth Rate Is Likely to Remain Low
Wall Street expects McCormick (MKC) to post adjusted EPS of $1.03 in the first quarter of fiscal 2019, a YoY (year-over-year) growth rate of 3.0%.
What Could Limit McCormick’s Top Line Growth Rate?
Analysts expect McCormick (MKC) to post net sales of $1.2 billion in the first quarter of fiscal 2019, which implies a YoY (year-over-year) rise of a mere 0.6%.
Could Higher Interest Expenses Drag Down SJM Stock?
J.M. Smucker’s (SJM) recent quarter was impressive, with its top line continuing to benefit from its Ainsworth acquisition and beating analysts’ expectation.
Pinnacle Foods Acquisition to Drive Conagra Brands’ Q3 Sales
Analysts expect Conagra Brands (CAG) to report solid sales in the third quarter of fiscal 2019. Analysts expect Conagra Brands to post net sales of $2.8 billion, which implies year-over-year growth of ~39%.
General Mills: Analysts Expect the Stock to Decline
Among the 18 analysts tracking General Mills, 13 recommended a “hold,” four recommended a “buy,” and one recommended a “sell.”
Will Weak Q3 Earnings Drag General Mills Stock Down?
General Mills is expected to report its third-quarter results on March 20. Analysts expect the company to sustain the momentum in its net sales.
Why Kraft Heinz’s EPS Could See a Double-Digit Decline in 2019
Kraft Heinz’s (KHC) bottom line has remained under pressure in the past two quarters and disappointed investors.
Why Kraft Heinz’s Top Line Is Expected to Decline in 2019
Kraft Heinz (KHC) didn’t impress investors with its sales performance in 2018.
Why Kraft Heinz Stock Looks Unattractive despite ~33% Drop
Kraft Heinz (KHC) stock has plunged about 33% since it announced its fourth-quarter results on February 21.
Why Campbell Soup’s Bottom Line Could Continue to Decline
Campbell Soup (CPB) has exceeded analysts’ adjusted earnings estimate in the past five consecutive quarters.
Why Campbell Soup’s Sales Growth Is Projected to Decelerate
Campbell Soup (CPB) posted stellar sales growth in the past four quarters.
Is Campbell Soup Stock Heading for a Decline?
Campbell Soup (CPB) rose more than 10.5% after the company’s better-than-expected quarterly performance on February 27.
Dan Loeb’s Third Point Looks to Baxter and Campbell Soup in 2019
During Q4 2018, Third Point reduced its stake by ~33% in healthcare company Baxter International (BAX).
What Drove Campbell Soup’s Q2 Top Line?
Campbell Soup (CPB) posted better-than-expected sales for the second quarter of fiscal 2019.
Campbell Soup’s Q2 Performance Impresses Investors
Campbell Soup (CPB) stock jumped more than 10% on February 27 following the company’s stronger-than-expected second-quarter results.
J.M. Smucker’s Impressive Q3 Results Lift Its Stock Higher
On February 26, J.M. Smucker (SJM) posted stronger-than-expected third-quarter results for the period ending January 31.
J.M. Smucker Stock Rose on Impressive Q3 Results
J.M. Smucker (SJM) reported stronger-than-expected third-quarter results today.
This Could Stall the Uptrend in General Mills Stock
Shares of General Mills (GIS) are up 19.6% on a YTD basis as of February 22, outperforming most of the company’s peers.
Will Pressure on Conagra Brands’ Earnings Hurt Its Stock?
Shares of Conagra Brands (CAG) were up 9.5% on a year-to-date basis as of February 22. Incremental sales from a recent acquisition drove the stock higher.
What Could Limit the Upside in J.M. Smucker Stock?
J.M. Smucker (SJM) is expected to sustain its momentum in sales, driven by incremental sales from its acquisition of Ainsworth.
Did Kraft Heinz’s Underperformance Ring an Alarm Bell?
Shares of Kraft Heinz (KHC) crashed more than 27% on Friday, February 22, as weaker-than-expected fourth-quarter results and sluggish guidance upset investors.
Campbell Soup: Will Q2 Hurt Its Stock?
Campbell Soup (CPB) is scheduled to announce its second-quarter results on February 27.
Kraft Heinz Stock Could Face More Downgrades
Most analysts continue to recommend a “buy” on Kraft Heinz (KHC) stock despite the company’s weak financial performance.
Why Kraft Heinz’s Sales Missed the Estimate
Kraft Heinz reported lower-than-expected fourth-quarter sales. Kraft Heinz’s net sales of $6.89 billion fell short of analysts’ expectation.
Kraft Heinz Stock Fell ~21% Due to Weak Q4 Results
On February 21, Kraft Heinz (KHC) shares fell ~21% following the company’s weaker-than-expected fourth-quarter results.
Could J.M. Smucker’s Q3 Results Stall Its Stock’s Uptrend?
J.M. Smucker (SJM) is set to announce its fiscal 2019 third-quarter results on February 26.
Will Kraft Heinz Stock Rise Further on Q4 Results?
Kraft Heinz (KHC) is expected to announce its fourth-quarter results on February 21.
Why Kellogg’s Earnings Are Projected to Decline in 2019
In the fourth quarter, Kellogg (K) reported adjusted earnings of $0.91 per share, which came in ahead of analysts’ expectations of $0.88.
Persisting Challenges to Hurt Kellogg: Stock Drops 5.6%
Kellogg stock fell 5.6% following its unimpressive fourth-quarter results and weak guidance.
Kraft Heinz: Deutsche Bank Downgraded the Stock
On February 5, Deutsche Bank downgraded Kraft Heinz (KHC) stock from “buy” to “hold” and lowered the target price to $52 per share.
Kellogg Stock: Analysts’ Recommendations
Analysts continue to suggest a “hold” rating on Kellogg (K) stock. Analysts’ target price shows a downward trend.
Kellogg’s Q4 Sales Might Not Be Impressive
Kellogg’s organic sales are expected to be disappointing, which reflects lower pricing and an unfavorable mix.
Kellogg: Will Q4 Be Disappointing?
Kellogg (K) is scheduled to announce its fourth-quarter results on February 7. Analysts expect Kellogg’s top line to maintain its momentum.
McCormick: Weak Q4 Dragged the Stock Down
McCormick shares fell more than 10% and closed at $124.35 on January 24 following its weaker-than-expected fourth-quarter results.
Hershey Stock: Analysts’ Recommendations
Most of the analysts covering Hershey (HSY) stock continue to maintain a neutral outlook. Hershey’s top line will likely improve.
Hershey’s Q4 Results Could Drive Its Stock Higher
Hershey (HSY) is scheduled to announce its fourth-quarter results on January 31. Analysts expect Hershey to post healthy financials.
What Analysts Recommend for MKC Stock ahead of Q4
McCormick (MKC) has reported a strong sales and earnings growth rate in the past several quarters thanks to the benefits from its RB Foods acquisition.
Will McCormick Sustain Double-Digit EPS Growth in Q4?
McCormick (MKC) has reported strong growth in its bottom line in the past several quarters.
What Could Drive McCormick’s Q4 Revenues?
McCormick (MKC) reported stellar top-line growth in the past several quarters.
What to Expect from McCormick’s Q4 Results
McCormick (MKC) is scheduled to announce its fourth-quarter results on Thursday, January 24.
What’s in Store for McCormick Stock?
Packaged food companies mostly struggled last year as weak demand, promotions, and costs affected their top and bottom lines.