|Bid||55.62 x 800|
|Ask||61.00 x 1400|
|Day's Range||55.87 - 57.93|
|52 Week Range||55.87 - 83.83|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||-0.15|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||6.86|
|Earnings Date||Feb 7, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.50 (2.67%)|
|1y Target Est||70.29|
The government requires hedge funds and wealthy investors with over a certain portfolio size to file a report that shows their positions at the end of every quarter. Even though it isn’t the intention, these filings level the playing field for ordinary investors. The latest round of 13F filings disclosed the funds’ positions on September […]
In this series, we’ve discussed the blockchain market’s growth potential and the competition IBM (IBM) is facing in the market. However, IBM is doing pretty well with winning new contracts for its blockchain solutions, namely its newly launched Food Trust Network, which tracks food items in companies’ supply chains. Carrefour, one of the world’s biggest retailers, recently joined the network, and IBM already provides blockchain technology to major retailers Tyson Foods (TSN), Kroger (KR), Unilever (UN), and Walmart (WMT).
NEW YORK, Dec. 04, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors,.
Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) has successfully completed the acquisition of Keystone Foods from Marfrig Global Foods. The purchase of Keystone, a leading supplier of chicken, beef, fish and pork to the growing global foodservice industry, aligns with Tyson Foods’ domestic and international growth strategy.
Tyson Foods (TSN) is a company that many believe has no economic moat whatsoever, but whether that is true or not does not excuse the fact that Tyson is the largest meat producer in the U.S., dwarfing its closest competitor Hormel Foods (HRL) by more than 4 to 1 based on sales volume. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 2 Warning Signs with DXC.
Both Springdale, Arkansas-based Tyson and Sao Paulo-based BRF declined to comment. Binding offers for Thai poultry processor Golden Foods Siam Ltd. as well as assets in Europe are due mid December. It received non-binding offers from eight companies, five of which were chosen to remain in the process, Chief Executive Officer Pedro Parente said Nov. 8.
On November 20, Hormel Foods (HRL) stock fell 0.9% after the company announced its fourth-quarter results. The company’s sales of $2.53 billion missed analysts’ consensus estimate of $2.57 billion. However, Hormel Foods’ adjusted EPS of $0.51 was better than the consensus estimate of $0.49.
Hormel Foods (HRL) reported its fourth-quarter results on November 20. The company’s fourth-quarter sales of $2.53 billion fell short of analysts’ consensus estimate of $2.57 billion. On a year-over-year basis, the company’s fourth-quarter sales rose 1.3% due to strength in brands like Skippy and acquisitions. The adjusted EPS of $0.51 beat the consensus estimate of $0.49. Hormel Foods also announced a 12% hike in its quarterly dividend to $0.84.
TreeHouse Foods (THS) is on track with 2020 strategic plan and Structure to Win program, which are expected to cushion cost-related headwinds.
In comparison, the stocks of Tyson Foods (TSN), the Campbell Soup Company (CPB) and Conagra Brands (CAG) have marked double-digit falls. The company’s recent acquisitions, including Ceratti, Fontanini, and Columbus Craft Meats, are driving its top line growth. Meanwhile, strength in its branded portfolio, its focus on innovation, and its brand marketing investments have further supported its top line growth.
Beyond Meat Inc., which makes plant-based meat alternatives, has filed for an initial public offering of its common stock that could raise up to $100 million.
Its revenue is expected to fall 1.1% YoY (year-over-year) to $1.8 billion. Its EPS are expected to rise 5.7% YoY to $0.92 compared to $0.87 in the third quarter of 2017. Its revenue is expected to come in at ~$4.0 billion, an increase of 4.1% YoY.
One upside of the U.S.-China trade dispute: It is keeping the cost of Thanksgiving down. The tariffs that President Trump’s administration has placed on Chinese products should end up raising prices in the U.S., but China’s retaliatory moves are having the opposite effect. Tariffs on U.S. agricultural products have damped Chinese demand, boosting supplies of some staples of the Thanksgiving table.
Hormel Foods is slated to report its fourth-quarter results on November 20. Its reduced tax burden is likely to support its bottom-line performance. Analysts expect adjusted EPS growth of 18.7% to $0.47 for the fourth quarter. Hormel Foods is expected to report a 3.0% increase in sales to $2.57 billion in the fourth quarter.
On November 14, Hormel Foods Corporation (HRL) was trading at a 12-month forward PE multiple of 24.3x. Meanwhile, Tyson Foods (TSN) is trading at a 12-month forward PE ratio of ~9.7x. Pilgrim’s Pride (PPC), Sanderson Farms (SAFM), ConAgra (CAG), and Campbell Soup (CPB) are trading at 12-month forward PEs of 10.3x, 53.5x, 14.2x, and 15.4x, respectively, as of November 14.
Denton could extend roughly $750,000 in tax incentives to Tyson Foods if the company decides to construct a new storage and distribution center in the city.
As of November 14, of the 12 analysts covering Hormel Foods’ (HRL) stock, 17% recommend a “buy” while 67% recommend a “hold” and the remaining 16% recommend a “sell.”
Wall Street’s consensus estimates for Hormel Foods’ (HRL) adjusted EPS in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2018 stand at $0.49, representing 18.7% growth year-over-year. Higher sales and a lower tax rate are expected to cushion the bottom line. Share buybacks also provide some upside to the EPS.
Hormel Foods (HRL) is slated to report its results for the fourth quarter of 2018 on November 20. Wall Street analysts expect the company to report sales of $2.57 billion, which reflects 3.0% growth on a year-over-year basis. The growth marks an improvement over the decline of 5.2% in the fourth fiscal quarter of 2017.
Tovala is revamping its smart oven as the holiday shopping season approaches. The Chicago startup officially unveiled its “Gen 2” oven this week, which features a slimmed-down version of its countertop oven that uses a combination of steam heat, baking and broiling to create restaurant-quality meals from your home. Bringing the form factor down to allow for more countertop space and making it less heavy were two improvements early customers wanted to see, CEO and co-founder David Rabie said.
Most of the analysts providing recommendations on Tyson Foods (TSN) stock maintained a favorable outlook. Analysts expect the global demand for protein and the availability of livestock to drive Tyson’s financials. Also, Tyson stock is trading at a forward PE multiple of 9.8x, which is ~24% lower than its four-year historical average multiple of 12.9x.
On November 13, Tyson Foods (TSN) reported mixed fourth-quarter results for the period ending on September 29. Tyson’s top line fell short of analysts’ estimate and declined 1.4% on a YoY (year-over-year) basis, which reflected lower average pricing. However, the adjusted earnings grew and beat the consensus estimate. The company lowered its 2019 sales outlook by $1 billion due to pricing pressure. Tyson’s adjusted earnings are expected to remain lower than its adjusted earnings in 2018. Tyson shares decreased 5.4% following its fourth-quarter results and soft sales and earnings guidance.