Bob Evans Farms Company Profile (NASDAQ:BOBE)

About Bob Evans Farms

Bob Evans Farms logoBob Evans Farms, Inc. (Bob Evans) is a full-service restaurant company. The Company produces and distributes pork sausage products and a range of home-style refrigerated side dishes and frozen food items under the Bob Evans, Owens and Country Creek brand names. These food products are distributed to customers throughout the United States. Additionally, the Company manufactures and sells similar products to foodservice customers, including Bob Evans Restaurants and other restaurants and food sellers. The Company operates in two segments: Bob Evans Restaurants and BEF Foods. As of April 29, 2016, the Company operated 527 Bob Evans Restaurants in 18 states. The BEF Foods segment offers a range of wholesome food products to retail and foodservice customers. The Company produces food products in its four manufacturing facilities. It produces sausage products at its plants located in Hillsdale, Michigan, and Xenia, Ohio.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Restaurants
  • Sub-Industry: Restaurants
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: BOBE
  • CUSIP: 09676110
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $38.64
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $38.27
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $41.85
  • 52-Week Range: $35.63 - $48.24
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.54
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.80
  • P/E Growth: 1.70
  • Market Cap: $763.76M
  • Outstanding Shares: 19,766,000
  • Beta: 0.65
  • Net Margins: 2.20%
  • Return on Equity: 17.38%
  • Return on Assets: 4.71%
  • Current Ratio: 0.77%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.58%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Bob Evans Farms (NASDAQ:BOBE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: $51.25 (32.60% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Bob Evans Farms (NASDAQ:BOBE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/8/2016Maxim GroupLower Price TargetBuy$59.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details
6/15/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$50.00View Rating Details
5/11/2016SidotiInitiated CoverageBuy$60.00View Rating Details
12/3/2015StephensUpgradeUnderweight -> Equal Weight$40.00View Rating Details
6/25/2015Miller TabakUpgradeHold -> Buy$50.00 -> $57.00View Rating Details
3/6/2015KeyCorpSet Price TargetSell$45.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
3/4/2015Janney Montgomery ScottDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Bob Evans Farms (NASDAQ:BOBE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/31/2016Q117$0.44$0.48$310.89 million$306.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/14/2016Q416$0.43$0.48$345.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/1/2016Q3$0.54$0.62$347.52 million$346.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/1/2015Q2$0.39$0.41$325.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/1/2015Q116$0.30$0.51$321.71 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/16/2015Q415$0.41$0.56$332.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/3/2015Q315$0.70$0.60$358.83 million$367.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/2/2014Q215$0.33$0.36$333.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/26/2014Q115$0.10$0.10$328.61 million$326.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/8/2014Q115$0.41$0.61$333.31 million$326.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/4/2014Q314$0.57$0.30$350.54 million$340.13 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/3/2013Q2$0.57$0.35$334.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/19/2013Q1 2014$0.57$0.58$333.49 million$329.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/4/2013Q4 2013$0.64$0.71$331.41 million$353.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2013Q3 2013$0.55$0.56$434.21 million$434.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/19/2012Q312$0.61$0.53$414.20 million$410.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2012$0.60$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/5/2012$0.73$0.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2012$0.60$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/15/2011$0.53$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/16/2011$0.51$0.59ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/7/2011$0.66$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2011$0.64$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Bob Evans Farms (NASDAQ:BOBE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.1 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.3 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.55$0.56$0.56
Q2 20165$0.33$0.50$0.42
Q1 20172$0.43$0.46$0.45
Q2 20172$0.43$0.45$0.44
Q3 20172$0.62$0.66$0.64
Q4 20172$0.45$0.53$0.49
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Bob Evans Farms (NASDAQ:BOBE)
Annual Dividend:$1.36
Dividend Yield:3.52%
Payout Ratio:97.14% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
64.76% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
59.13% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Bob Evans Farms (NASDAQ:BOBE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Bob Evans Farms (NASDAQ:BOBE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 79.88%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/4/2016Kevin M SheehanDirectorBuy5,000$38.03$190,150.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2015Mark E HoodCFOBuy2,200$44.72$98,384.00View SEC Filing  
6/26/2015Scott C TaggartVPSell1,000$51.70$51,700.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2015Thomas Alan AshworthSVPSell1,805$51.00$92,055.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2015Larry S McwilliamsDirectorBuy2,145$46.29$99,292.05View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Douglas N BenhamDirectorBuy3,500$46.79$163,765.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Mark E HoodCFOBuy2,500$47.13$117,825.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Mark E HoodCFOBuy3,500$44.43$155,505.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Michael Feder WeinsteinDirectorBuy2,000$43.94$87,880.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2014Charles M ElsonDirectorBuy2,300$43.50$100,050.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Steven A DavisCEOBuy15,000$43.12$646,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014G Robert LucasDirectorSell5,070$43.56$220,849.20View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014Thomas Alan AshworthVPSell1,600$43.43$69,488.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2014Randall HicksInsiderSell5,003$49.76$248,949.28View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014E Ingram IIIDirectorSell2,153$50.22$108,123.66View SEC Filing  
9/25/2013G Robert LucasDirectorSell2,153$57.96$124,787.88View SEC Filing  
9/25/2013J Michael TownsleyInsiderSell28,487$57.87$1,648,542.69View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Harvey Brownlee, Jr.InsiderSell2,131$52.77$112,452.87View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Randall J HicksInsiderSell13,764$52.60$723,986.40View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Harvey Brownlee JrInsiderSell8,624$49.79$429,388.96View SEC Filing  
8/22/2013G Robert LucasDirectorSell2,564$52.46$134,507.44View SEC Filing  
6/27/2013J Michael TownsleyInsiderSell6,984$47.14$329,225.76View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Randall J HicksInsiderSell20,163$48.01$968,025.63View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Bob Evans Farms (NASDAQ:BOBE)
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Bob Evans Farms (NASDAQ:BOBE) Chart for Wednesday, September, 28, 2016

Last Updated on 9/28/2016 by Staff