NASDAQ:CENT

Central Garden & Pet Stock Forecast, Price & News

$55.91
-0.04 (-0.07 %)
(As of 06/11/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$55.36
$56.21
50-Day Range
$54.14
$59.45
52-Week Range
$33.03
$62.91
Volume34,701 shs
Average Volume79,132 shs
Market Capitalization$3.11 billion
P/E Ratio19.02
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.59
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About Central Garden & Pet

Central Garden & Pet Company produces and distributes various products for the lawn and garden, and pet supplies markets in the United States. It provides pet supplies products, including edible chews and treats, dog chew toys, dog play toys, natural dog treats and chews, pet dental chews and solutions, dog training pads, pet containment, grooming supplies, and other accessories; products for birds, small animals, and specialty pets comprising food, cages and habitats, toys, chews, and related accessories; animal and household health and insect control products; live fish and products for fish, reptiles, and other aquarium-based pets, such as aquariums, furniture and lighting fixtures, pumps, filters, water conditioners, food, and supplements; and products for horses and livestock, as well as outdoor cushions and pillows. The company sells its pet supplies products under the Aqueon, Cadet, Comfort Zone, Farnam, Four Paws, Kaytee, K&H Pet Products, Nylabone, and Zilla brands, as well as under Adams, Altosid, Arden Companies, Coralife, C&S Products, Interpet, Pet Select, TFH, and Zodiac other brands. It also offers lawn and garden supplies products that include grass seed; wild bird feed, bird feeders, bird houses, and other birding accessories; fertilizers; decorative outdoor lifestyle products; live plants; and weed and grass, as well as other herbicides, insecticide, and pesticide products. The company sells its lawn and garden supplies products under the AMDRO, Ironite, Pennington, and Sevin brands, as well as under Bell Nursery, Lilly Miller, and Over-N-Out other brand names. Central Garden & Pet Company was founded in 1955 and is based in Walnut Creek, California.

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1.22 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

238th out of 596 stocks

Miscellaneous Nondurable Goods Industry

2nd out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Central Garden & Pet a buy right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Central Garden & Pet in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Central Garden & Pet stock.
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When is Central Garden & Pet's next earnings date?

Central Garden & Pet is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 2021.
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How were Central Garden & Pet's earnings last quarter?

Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 5th. The company reported $1.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.08 by $0.24. The business earned $935.25 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $874.81 million. Central Garden & Pet had a net margin of 5.30% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.85%.
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How has Central Garden & Pet's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Central Garden & Pet's stock was trading at $26.32 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CENT stock has increased by 112.4% and is now trading at $55.91.
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What guidance has Central Garden & Pet issued on next quarter's earnings?

Central Garden & Pet updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 26th. The company provided EPS guidance of 2.420- for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.230. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for CENT?

4 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Central Garden & Pet's shares. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $68.00. On average, they anticipate Central Garden & Pet's stock price to reach $57.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Central Garden & Pet's key executives?

Central Garden & Pet's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Timothy P. Cofer, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52, Pay $1.09M)
  • Mr. Nicholas Lahanas, Chief Financial Officer (Age 52, Pay $466.21k)
  • Mr. George A. Yuhas, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 69, Pay $501k)
  • Mr. John Edward Hanson, Pres of Pet Consumer Products (Age 56, Pay $600.26k)
  • Mr. Chris Walter, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Friederike Edelmann, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Jon M. Balousek, Pres of Corp. Devel. (Age 52)
  • Mr. Mike McGoohan, Sr. VP of Marketing & Strategy
  • Ms. Marilyn Leahy, Sr. VP of HR
  • Mr. J. D. Walker III, Pres of Garden Consumer Products

Who are some of Central Garden & Pet's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Central Garden & Pet own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Central Garden & Pet investors own include Skechers U.S.A. (SKX), General Electric (GE), The Scotts Miracle-Gro (SMG), Zoetis (ZTS), Bunge (BG), Brinker International (EAT), The Kroger (KR), Pfizer (PFE), Domtar (UFS) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

What is Central Garden & Pet's stock symbol?

Central Garden & Pet trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CENT."

Who are Central Garden & Pet's major shareholders?

Central Garden & Pet's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (3.01%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.39%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.73%), Allianz Asset Management GmbH (0.63%), GW&K Investment Management LLC (0.56%) and Lord Abbett & CO. LLC (0.46%). Company insiders that own Central Garden & Pet stock include Brooks Pennington III, George A Yuhas, Howard Machek, John D Walker III, Thomas J Colligan and Timothy P Cofer.
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Which institutional investors are selling Central Garden & Pet stock?

CENT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, GW&K Investment Management LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Citadel Advisors LLC, Royce & Associates LP, HRT Financial LP, and Royal Bank of Canada. Company insiders that have sold Central Garden & Pet company stock in the last year include Brooks Pennington III, George A Yuhas, Howard Machek, and John D Walker III.
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Which institutional investors are buying Central Garden & Pet stock?

CENT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Geode Capital Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Bfsg LLC, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Jackson Creek Investment Advisors LLC, and Aristides Capital LLC. Company insiders that have bought Central Garden & Pet stock in the last two years include Thomas J Colligan, and Timothy P Cofer.
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How do I buy shares of Central Garden & Pet?

Shares of CENT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Central Garden & Pet's stock price today?

One share of CENT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.91.

How much money does Central Garden & Pet make?

Central Garden & Pet has a market capitalization of $3.11 billion and generates $2.70 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $120.68 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.26 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Central Garden & Pet have?

Central Garden & Pet employs 6,900 workers across the globe.

Does Central Garden & Pet have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Central Garden & Pet: Green Garden.

When was Central Garden & Pet founded?

Central Garden & Pet was founded in 1980.

What is Central Garden & Pet's official website?

The official website for Central Garden & Pet is www.central.com.

Where are Central Garden & Pet's headquarters?

Central Garden & Pet is headquartered at 1340 TREAT BOULEVARD SUITE 600, WALNUT CREEK CA, 94597.

How can I contact Central Garden & Pet?

Central Garden & Pet's mailing address is 1340 TREAT BOULEVARD SUITE 600, WALNUT CREEK CA, 94597. The company can be reached via phone at 925-948-4000 or via email at [email protected]


This page was last updated on 6/12/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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