Cal-Maine Foods Company Profile (NASDAQ:CALM)

About Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM)

Cal-Maine Foods logoCal-Maine Foods, Inc. is a producer and marketer of shell eggs in the United States. The Company operates through the segment of production, grading, packaging, marketing and distribution of shell eggs. It offers shell eggs, including specialty and non-specialty eggs. It classifies cage free, organic and brown eggs as specialty products. It classifies all other shell eggs as non-specialty products. The Company markets its specialty shell eggs under the brands, including Egg-Land's Best, Land O' Lakes, Farmhouse and 4-Grain. The Company, through Egg-Land's Best, Inc. (EB), produces, markets and distributes Egg-Land's Best and Land O' Lakes branded eggs. It markets cage-free eggs under its Farmhouse brand and distributes them throughout southeast and southwest regions of the United States. It markets organic, wholesome, cage-free, vegetarian and omega-3 eggs under its 4-Grain brand. It also produces, markets and distributes private label specialty shell eggs to customers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Poultry Farming
  • Sub-Industry: Packaged Foods & Meats
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CALM
  • CUSIP: 12803020
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.85317 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 48,576,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $38.39
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $39.62
  • 52 Week Range: $35.10 - $46.71
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: -0.51
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.1 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.71
  • Book Value: $17.84 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.17
  • EBIDTA: ($47,030,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -4.55%
  • Return on Equity: -5.67%
  • Return on Assets: -4.63%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.01%
  • Current Ratio: 5.24%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.47%
  • Average Volume: 397,112 shs.
  • Beta: 0.8
  • Short Ratio: 26.27

Frequently Asked Questions for Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM)

What is Cal-Maine Foods' stock symbol?

Cal-Maine Foods trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CALM."

When did Cal-Maine Foods' stock split? How did Cal-Maine Foods' stock split work?

Cal-Maine Foods's stock split on Monday, November 3rd 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, October 3rd 2014. The newly minted shares were issued to shareholders after the closing bell on Friday, October 31st 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of Cal-Maine Foods stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were Cal-Maine Foods' earnings last quarter?

Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:CALM) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, September, 26th. The company reported ($0.64) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.45) by $0.19. The firm had revenue of $239.85 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $261.60 million. Cal-Maine Foods had a negative net margin of 4.55% and a negative return on equity of 5.67%. Cal-Maine Foods's revenue for the quarter was down 60.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $2.95 EPS. View Cal-Maine Foods' Earnings History.

When will Cal-Maine Foods make its next earnings announcement?

Cal-Maine Foods is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 17th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Cal-Maine Foods.

Where is Cal-Maine Foods' stock going? Where will Cal-Maine Foods' stock price be in 2017?

3 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Cal-Maine Foods' shares. Their predictions range from $30.00 to $35.00. On average, they expect Cal-Maine Foods' stock price to reach $32.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Cal-Maine Foods.

Who are some of Cal-Maine Foods' key competitors?

Who are Cal-Maine Foods' key executives?

Cal-Maine Foods' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Adolphus B. Baker, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Timothy A. Dawson, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary, Director
  • Sherman L. Miller, Chief Operating Officer, Vice President, Director
  • Robert L. Holladay Jr., Vice President, General Counsel
  • Michael D. Castleberry, Vice President, Controller
  • Charles J. Hardin, Vice President - Sales
  • Joe M. Wyatt, Vice President - Feed Mill Division
  • Letitia Callender Hughes, Independent Director
  • James E. Poole CPA, Independent Director
  • Steve W. Sanders CPA, Independent Director

Who owns Cal-Maine Foods stock?

Cal-Maine Foods' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.63%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.52%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (3.60%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.53%), Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK (3.12%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.20%). Company insiders that own Cal-Maine Foods stock include Adolphus B Baker, Charles Jeff Hardin, James E Poole, Letitia Callender Hughes and Robert L Holladay Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cal-Maine Foods.

Who sold Cal-Maine Foods stock? Who is selling Cal-Maine Foods stock?

Cal-Maine Foods' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Morgan Stanley, Capstone Asset Management Co., Advisors Asset Management Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and First Trust Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Cal-Maine Foods stock in the last year include James E Poole, Letitia Callender Hughes and Robert L Holladay Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cal-Maine Foods.

Who bought Cal-Maine Foods stock? Who is buying Cal-Maine Foods stock?

Cal-Maine Foods' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Royce & Associates LP, Keating Investment Counselors Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK and Point72 Asset Management L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cal-Maine Foods.

How do I buy Cal-Maine Foods stock?

Shares of Cal-Maine Foods can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Cal-Maine Foods' stock price today?

One share of Cal-Maine Foods stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.80.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ CALM)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  87 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  112 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  199
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cal-Maine Foods and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.67)
Consensus Price Target: $32.00 (17.53% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/16/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeNeutral -> Sell$31.00MediumView Rating Details
5/30/2017Cleveland ResearchDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$30.00HighView Rating Details
3/22/2017DA DavidsonReiterated RatingBuy$37.00 -> $35.00LowView Rating Details
6/16/2016BB&T CorporationUpgradeUnderweight -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
3/29/2016SidotiDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
3/1/2016CJS SecuritiesDowngradeMarket Outperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
10/20/2015StephensDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 6/29/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM)
Earnings by Quarter for Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM)
Earnings History by Quarter for Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ CALM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/27/2017Q3 2017$0.16$0.09$331.87 million$306.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/22/2016Q217($0.48)($0.48)$265.90 million$253.54 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/26/2016Q117($0.45)($0.64)$261.60 million$239.85 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2016Q416($0.19)($0.01)$304.29 million$303.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/28/2016Q316$0.99$1.33$463.56 million$449.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/23/2015Q2$2.40$2.26$561.30 million$545.98 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/28/2015Q1$3.14$2.95$588.20 million$609.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2015Q415$1.04$0.95$417.95 million$403.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/30/2015Q315$1.06$1.05$410.70 million$437.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/23/2014Q215$0.76$0.76$378.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/29/2014Q115$1.17$1.14$319.50 million$356.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q414$1.15$1.30$325.90 million$371.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/31/2014Q314$1.27$1.77$360.40 million$395.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/30/2013Q214$0.33$1.09$328.90 million$354.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/30/2013Q114$0.36$0.36$272.93 million$319.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q4 2013$0.77$0.55$273.90 million$325.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/1/2013Q3 2013$1.55$1.27$321.40 million$360.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/31/2012Q2 13$0.95$0.60$300.70 million$328.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/1/2012Q113$0.33$0.39$258.60 million$272.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2012$0.82$1.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/26/2012$1.13$1.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/26/2011$0.20$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2011$0.44$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/28/2011$1.03$1.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/27/2010$0.72$0.63$231.19 million$234.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.71
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.86
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172($0.45)$0.08($0.19)
Q2 20172($0.48)$0.66$0.09
Q3 20172$0.16$0.83$0.50
Q4 20172($0.01)$0.62$0.31
Q1 20181$0.22$0.22$0.22
Q2 20181$0.51$0.51$0.51
Q3 20181$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q4 20181$0.50$0.50$0.50
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History by Quarter for Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ CALM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 33.34%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 61.84%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/26/2017James E PooleDirectorSell2,200$42.33$93,126.00View SEC Filing  
1/20/2017Letitia Callender HughesDirectorSell1,000$43.51$43,510.00View SEC Filing  
1/17/2017Robert L Holladay JrVPSell2,297$42.76$98,219.72View SEC Filing  
5/4/2016Adolphus B BakerCEOSell100,000$51.95$5,195,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/31/2016Adolphus B BakerCEOSell12,000$50.74$608,880.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2016Charles Jeff HardinVPSell1,481$48.73$72,169.13View SEC Filing  
1/26/2016James E PooleDirectorSell2,000$49.07$98,140.00View SEC Filing  
10/19/2015Charles Jeff HardinVPSell22,065$61.93$1,366,485.45View SEC Filing  
4/30/2015Timothy A DawsonCFOSell6,000$44.84$269,040.00View SEC Filing  
4/9/2015James E PooleDirectorBuy1,000$38.58$38,580.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013Adolphus B BakerCEOSell20,000$52.33$1,046,600.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2013Charles F CollinsVPSell10,000$51.24$512,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/14/2013Charles F CollinsVPSell2,000$42.00$84,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM)
Latest Headlines for Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM)
DateHeadline logoCal-Maine Foods, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CALM-US : June 19, 2017 - June 19 at 1:27 PM logoCal-Maine Foods, Inc. (CALM) Downgraded by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) - June 17 at 10:28 AM logoBUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE- Retail stocks, Booz Allen, Cal ... - Nasdaq - June 16 at 9:54 PM logoETFs with exposure to Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. : June 15, 2017 - June 15 at 4:29 PM logoCal-Maine Foods, Inc. (CALM) Upgraded at ValuEngine - June 11 at 9:34 PM logoCal-Maine Foods, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CALM-US : June 5, 2017 - June 5 at 12:21 PM logoCal-Maine Foods Inc (CALM) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - June 5 at 9:15 AM logoCal-Maine Foods, Inc. Announces Schedule Change for Stephens 2017 Spring Investment Conference - May 30 at 12:13 PM logoCal-Maine Foods Stock Sliding on Cleveland Research Downgrade - May 30 at 12:13 PM logoCal-Maine Foods Inc (CALM) Rating Lowered to Underperform at Cleveland Research - May 30 at 11:22 AM logoCleveland Research negative on Cal-Maine Foods - May 30 at 10:43 AM logoWhat's Driving The Recent Cal-Maine Stock Price Upswing? - May 25 at 2:05 AM logoCALM Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average - May 23 at 12:57 PM logoCal-Maine Foods, Inc. to Participate in Stephens 2017 Spring Investment Conference - May 23 at 12:57 PM logoCal-Maine Foods, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CALM-US : May 18, 2017 - May 18 at 11:26 AM logoPeloton Wealth Strategists Buys Facebook Inc, SPDR Select Sector Fund - Consumer Staples, Nike ... - May 17 at 11:49 AM logoCal-Maine Foods Inc (CALM) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - May 9 at 9:24 AM logoDeep Value With Cal-Maine Foods - May 8 at 10:13 AM logo3 Things Cal-Maine Foods Inc Investors Need to Know - May 6 at 11:33 AM logoPositive News Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect Cal-Maine Foods (CALM) Share Price - May 3 at 1:24 PM logoCal-Maine Foods, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:CALM) : May 2, 2017 - May 2 at 5:41 PM logoETFs with exposure to Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. : May 1, 2017 - May 1 at 4:07 PM logoCal-Maine Foods, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CALM-US : May 1, 2017 - May 1 at 8:55 AM logoCal-Maine Foods (CALM) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.31 - April 30 at 4:55 PM logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect Cal-Maine Foods (CALM) Share Price - April 27 at 8:10 PM logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Likely to Impact Cal-Maine Foods (CALM) Share Price - April 24 at 8:08 PM logoCal-Maine Foods Inc (CALM) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest - April 23 at 8:52 PM logoETFs with exposure to Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. : April 21, 2017 - April 21 at 4:14 PM logoCal-Maine Foods (CALM) Getting Somewhat Negative News Coverage, Analysis Finds - April 21 at 2:02 PM logoCypress Capital Management LLC (WY) Buys iShares US Preferred Stock, Exxon Mobil, Whiting ... - April 20 at 9:15 PM logoCal-Maine Foods (CALM) Receives Media Sentiment Score of 0.31 - April 18 at 1:36 PM logoCal-Maine Foods (CALM) Earns Media Impact Rating of 0.31 - April 15 at 10:29 AM logoCal-Maine Foods Inc (CALM) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - April 14 at 10:36 AM logoCal-Maine Foods, Inc. to Participate in Burkenroad Reports Investment Conference - April 13 at 4:14 PM logoCal-Maine Foods, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CALM-US : April 12, 2017 - April 12 at 11:04 AM logoETFs with exposure to Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 4:07 PM logoPost Earnings Coverage as Cal-Maine Missed Market Estimates - Yahoo Finance - April 7 at 8:49 AM logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for Cal-Maine Foods Inc (CALM) Reduced by Analyst - March 30 at 10:52 AM logoCal-Maine Foods Inc (CALM) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Strong Sell" - March 30 at 7:29 AM logoDA Davidson Weighs in on Cal-Maine Foods Inc's Q1 2018 Earnings (CALM) - March 29 at 11:25 AM logoCal-Maine Foods Higher In Volatile Session Despite Q3 Miss - March 28 at 3:56 PM logoCal-Maine Foods Inc (CALM) Price Target Lowered to $35.00 at Goldman Sachs Group Inc - March 27 at 6:27 PM logoCal-Maine Foods Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results - March 27 at 12:48 PM logo6:40 am Cal-Maine Foods misses by $0.08, misses on revs - March 27 at 12:48 PM logoCal-Maine posts 3Q profit - March 27 at 12:48 PM logoQ3 2017 Cal-Maine Foods Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open - March 27 at 12:48 PM logoCAL-MAINE FOODS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition - March 27 at 12:48 PM logoCal-Maine Foods Stock Slipping on Third-Quarter Earnings Miss - March 27 at 12:48 PM logoCal-Maine Foods Inc (CALM) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.13 EPS - March 27 at 9:11 AM logoCheap Eggs Mean Pain for This Food Company - March 25 at 11:33 AM



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