At barely 10x '11 eps for diverse provider of picks and shovels to all the retailers... that has projected continued growth and is on course to it's planned 5$ in eps by 2014. Gotta wonder who is pounding it to down here....
Interesting stmts made just before the drop: Equities research analysts at Citigroup (NYSE: C) boosted their price target on shares of Jarden Co. (NYSE: JAH) to $50.00 in a research note to investors on Thursday. The analysts currently have a “buy” rating on the stock. They said that the company is delivering better organic sales growth.
Separately, analysts at RBC Capital (NYSE: RY) raised their price target on shares of Jarden Co. from $39.00 to $42.00 in a research note to investors on Thursday. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock.
Jarden Corporation (Jarden) is a global consumer products company. The Company is a provider of a range of consumer products. Jarden operates in three business segments: Outdoor Solutions, Consumer Solutions and Branded Consumables. The Company manufactures or sources, markets and distributes a number brands in Outdoor Solutions segment, which include Abu Garcia, Berkley, Campingaz, Coleman, Fenwick, Gulp!, K2, Marker, Marmot, Mitchell, Penn, Planet Earth, Rawlings, Shakespeare, Sevylor, Stearns, Stren, Trilene, Ugly Stik, Volkl and Zoot. It manufactures or sources, markets and distributes a number brands in Consumer Solutions segment, which include Bionaire, Crock-Pot, FoodSaver, Health o meter, Holmes, Mr. Coffee, Oster, Patton, Rival, Seal-a-Meal, Sunbeam and VillaWare. In April 2010, the Company acquired the Mapa Spontex Baby Care and Home Care businesses of Total S.A.
Shares of Jarden Co. (NYSE: JAH) opened at 36.34 on Friday. Jarden Co. has a 52 week low of $25.50 and a 52 week high of $37.50. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $33.44 and its 200-day moving average is $31.24. On average, analysts predict that Jarden Co. will post $0.32 EPS next quarter. The company has a market cap of $3.339 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 52.97.