NASDAQ:CENT

Central Garden & Pet Stock Forecast, Price & News

$56.26
-1.02 (-1.78 %)
(As of 04/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$55.73
Now: $56.26
$57.35
50-Day Range
$47.31
MA: $54.12
$58.73
52-Week Range
$30.83
Now: $56.26
$62.91
Volume86,055 shs
Average Volume88,676 shs
Market Capitalization$3.10 billion
P/E Ratio25.34
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.64
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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous nondurable goods
Sub-IndustryN/A
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CENT
CUSIPN/A
Phone925-948-4000
Employees6,300
Year FoundedN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.70 billion
Cash Flow$4.54 per share
Book Value$19.70 per share

Profitability

Net Income$120.68 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$3.10 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Headlines

Giant celebrity rabbit Darius is missing
April 13, 2021 |  msn.com
Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Shares Gap Down to $58.01
April 1, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
The 20 Most Expensive Pets to Own
March 24, 2021 |  msn.com
ROCE Insights For Central Garden & Pet
March 24, 2021 |  benzinga.com
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

0.95 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

273rd out of 572 stocks

Miscellaneous Nondurable Goods Industry

2nd out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$56.26
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(As of 04/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Central Garden & Pet a buy right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Central Garden & Pet in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Central Garden & Pet stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Central Garden & Pet?

Wall Street analysts have given Central Garden & Pet a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Central Garden & Pet wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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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, May 5th 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 Tuesday, February, 2nd. The company reported $0.29 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.01) by $0.30. The firm had revenue of $592.23 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $555.55 million. Central Garden & Pet had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.03% and a net margin of 4.48%.
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How has Central Garden & Pet's stock price 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 (WHO). Since then, CENT stock has increased by 113.8% and is now trading at $56.26.
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What guidance has Central Garden & Pet issued on next quarter's earnings?

Central Garden & Pet issued an update on its FY 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 3rd. The company provided EPS guidance of 1.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.06.

What price target have analysts set for CENT?

4 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Central Garden & Pet's shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $65.00. On average, they expect Central Garden & Pet's share price to reach $46.67 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 17.1%.
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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
  • 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
  • Mr. Glen S. Axelrod, Sr. VP of Dog & Cat Brands

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Exchange Traded Concepts LLC (0.04%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%) and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.01%). Company insiders that own Central Garden & Pet stock include Brooks Pennington III, George A Yuhas, George C Roeth, Howard Machek, Mary Beth Springer, Thomas J Colligan and Timothy P Cofer.
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Which major investors are selling Central Garden & Pet stock?

CENT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold Central Garden & Pet company stock in the last year include Brooks Pennington III, George A Yuhas, Howard Machek, and Thomas J Colligan.
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Which major investors are buying Central Garden & Pet stock?

CENT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, and Exchange Traded Concepts 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 $56.26.

How much money does Central Garden & Pet make?

Central Garden & Pet has a market capitalization of $3.10 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 6,300 workers across the globe.

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 4/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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