|Bid||114.31 x 900|
|Ask||116.03 x 1000|
|Day's Range||113.68 - 114.67|
|52 Week Range||91.32 - 128.43|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.54|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||25.30|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.52 (3.10%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Smucker (SJM) have what it takes? Let's find out.
Welcome to the latest episode of the Full-Court Finance podcast from Zacks Investment Research where Associate Stock Strategist Ben Rains and guest Madeleine Johnson dive into the world of coffee to see how the major publicly traded firms from Starbucks (SBUX) to Dunkin' (DNKN) have performed...
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Rising input costs are troubling most companies in the food space. Nevertheless, cost-saving and brand-augmenting efforts are expected to offer respite.
The stock market has been shaken in recent days by an escalation of the trade battle with China, as well as a Federal Reserve move to lower benchmark interest rates for the first time since 2008 - but not by as much as some on Wall Street hoped. But even after heavy selling, Standard & Poor's 500-stock index remains just a few percent off all-time highs.Is this the start of a long-awaited stock market correction? Possibly. But rather than trying to gauge exactly when a correction is coming or what will spark it, a better plan is to simply prepare. That is, you can shift the composition of your portfolio so it can better weather a storm - but still profit as long as the bull keeps running.A more defensive posture does have drawbacks; nothing is free. The biggest problem is being underweight the stocks that are still driving the market higher. But for investors who do think a correction is coming and don't want to play the losing game of trying to time the market, we've asked a group of investment managers and other experts which stocks they expect to hold up should the market pull back.Here are 13 of the best stocks to buy to ride out a stock market correction. Most of these revolve around the idea of investing in high-quality companies that have good cash flows and business health, boasting pricing power and stable customer demand. This includes consumer staples stocks that sell products and services that people cannot live without. A couple will help raise your exposure to gold, which is emerging from a multiyear slumber. SEE ALSO: The Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio: All 48 Buffett Stocks
Kellogg's (K) second-quarter 2019 results gain from the consolidation of Multipro. However, high input costs and adverse currency rates are drags.
Service Corporation's (SCI) second-quarter results show in-line earnings but a revenue beat. Meanwhile, management raises its FY19 view.
Hershey's (HSY) Q2 results benefit from improved volumes, while currency is a drag. Also, management provides unimpressive view for fiscal 2019.
J.M. Smucker Co. said late Tuesday its board of directors has approved a 4% dividend increase to 88 cents a share. The maker of jams and spreads said the dividend will be paid on Sept. 3 to shareholders of record at the close of business on Aug. 16. Shares ended the regular trading day up 0.5%.
Lamb Weston's (LW) Q4 earnings and sales improve year over year, backed by improved volumes and price/mix in the Global and Foodservice segments.
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.
Philip Morris' (PM) Q2 results gain from growth in heated tobacco units and favorable pricing. However, decline in cigarette shipment volumes were a drag.
Mondelez (MDLZ) concludes the buyout of Perfect Snacks, which will help strengthen its presence in the U.S. refrigerated snacks space.