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NASDAQ:CVGWCalavo Growers Stock Price, Forecast & News

$61.42
-0.39 (-0.63 %)
(As of 05/28/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$61.19
Now: $61.42
$62.83
50-Day Range
$52.94
MA: $59.89
$65.22
52-Week Range
$48.31
Now: $61.42
$100.58
Volume191,523 shs
Average Volume151,545 shs
Market Capitalization$1.08 billion
P/E Ratio34.51
Dividend Yield1.78%
Beta1.02
Calavo Growers, Inc. markets and distributes avocados, prepared avocados, and other perishable foods to retail grocery and foodservice customers, club stores, mass merchandisers, food distributors, and wholesale customers. It operates in three segments: Fresh Products, Calavo Foods, and RFG. The Fresh products segment distributes avocados and other fresh produce products; and procures avocados grown in California, Mexico, and Peru, as well as various other commodities, including tomatoes and papayas. The Calavo Foods segment is involved in purchasing, manufacturing, and distributing prepared products, including guacamole and salsa. The RFG segment manufactures and distributes fresh-cut fruits and vegetables, fresh prepared entrée salads, wraps, sandwiches, and fresh snacking products, as well as ready-to-heat entrees, other hot bar and various deli items, meals kits and related components, and salad kits. The company offers its products under the Calavo and RFG brands, and related logos; and Avo Fresco, Bueno, Calavo Gold, Calavo Salsa Lisa, Salsa Lisa, Celebrate the Taste, El Dorado, Fresh Ripe, Select, Taste of Paradise, The First Name in Avocados, Tico, Mfresh, Maui Fresh International, Triggered Avocados, ProRipeVIP, Garden Highway Fresh Cut, Garden Highway, and Garden Highway Chef Essentials trademarks. Calavo Growers, Inc. was founded in 1924 and is headquartered in Santa Paula, California.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.0Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.49 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Agricultural services
Sub-IndustryPackaged Foods & Meats
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CVGW
CUSIP12824610
Phone805-525-1245

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.20 billion
Cash Flow$3.77 per share
Book Value$16.25 per share

Profitability

Net Income$36.65 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,657
Market Cap$1.08 billion
Next Earnings Date6/8/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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Calavo Growers (NASDAQ:CVGW) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Calavo Growers' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Calavo Growers' stock was trading at $53.02 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CVGW shares have increased by 15.8% and is now trading at $61.42. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Calavo Growers?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Calavo Growers in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Calavo Growers.

When is Calavo Growers' next earnings date?

Calavo Growers is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, June 8th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Calavo Growers.

How can I listen to Calavo Growers' earnings call?

Calavo Growers will be holding an earnings conference call on Monday, June 8th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Calavo Growers' earnings last quarter?

Calavo Growers, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVGW) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, March, 10th. The company reported $0.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.47. The company earned $273.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $268.30 million. Calavo Growers had a net margin of 2.58% and a return on equity of 14.26%. The business's revenue was up 5.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.74 earnings per share. View Calavo Growers' earnings history.

How often does Calavo Growers pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Calavo Growers?

Calavo Growers announced an annual dividend on Tuesday, October 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 15th will be given a dividend of $1.10 per share on Friday, December 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.18%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 14th. This is an increase from Calavo Growers's previous annual dividend of $1.00. View Calavo Growers' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for CVGW?

3 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Calavo Growers' shares. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $104.00. On average, they expect Calavo Growers' stock price to reach $80.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 30.7% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Calavo Growers.

Has Calavo Growers been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about CVGW stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Calavo Growers earned a media sentiment score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutCalavo Growers.

Who are some of Calavo Growers' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Calavo Growers own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Calavo Growers investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Netflix (NFLX), AT&T (T), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Intel (INTC), Tesla (TSLA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Caterpillar (CAT), NVIDIA (NVDA) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are Calavo Growers' key executives?

Calavo Growers' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Lecil E. Cole, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 79)
  • Mr. B. John Lindeman, CFO & Corp. Sec. (Age 49)
  • Mr. Robert J. Wedin, VP of Sales & Fresh Marketing (Age 69)
  • Mr. James E. Snyder, Corp. Controller (Age 48)
  • Mr. Scott H. Runge, Treasurer

What is Calavo Growers' stock symbol?

Calavo Growers trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CVGW."

Who are Calavo Growers' major shareholders?

Calavo Growers' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (16.20%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (3.53%), State Street Corp (2.90%), Copeland Capital Management LLC (2.82%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.71%) and Invesco Ltd. (2.54%). Company insiders that own Calavo Growers stock include Bruce John Lindeman, Der Kar Scott Van, Donald M Sanders, James E Gibson, James E Snyder, John M Hunt, Lecil E Cole, Marc Laurence Brown, Michael A Browne, Michael Anthony Digregorio, Robert J Wedin and Ronald Anthony Araiza. View institutional ownership trends for Calavo Growers.

Which institutional investors are selling Calavo Growers stock?

CVGW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado, Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Rice Hall James & Associates LLC, Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, and Two Sigma Investments LP. Company insiders that have sold Calavo Growers company stock in the last year include Bruce John Lindeman, Der Kar Scott Van, James E Gibson, Lecil E Cole, Marc Laurence Brown, Michael A Browne, Robert J Wedin, and Ronald Anthony Araiza. View insider buying and selling activity for Calavo Growers.

Which institutional investors are buying Calavo Growers stock?

CVGW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Invesco Ltd., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Copeland Capital Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Nuance Investments LLC, Aviva PLC, and State Street Corp. View insider buying and selling activity for Calavo Growers.

How do I buy shares of Calavo Growers?

Shares of CVGW can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Calavo Growers' stock price today?

One share of CVGW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $61.42.

How big of a company is Calavo Growers?

Calavo Growers has a market capitalization of $1.08 billion and generates $1.20 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $36.65 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.02 on an earnings per share basis. Calavo Growers employs 3,657 workers across the globe.

What is Calavo Growers' official website?

The official website for Calavo Growers is www.calavo.com.

How can I contact Calavo Growers?

Calavo Growers' mailing address is 1141-A Cummings Road, SANTA PAULA CA, 93060. The company can be reached via phone at 805-525-1245 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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