NASDAQ:CVGW - Calavo Growers Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$93.80 -0.70 (-0.74 %)
(As of 07/19/2018 01:13 PM ET)
Previous Close$95.35
Today's Range$93.80 - $95.50
52-Week Range$65.85 - $99.00
Volume1,125 shs
Average Volume101,635 shs
Market Capitalization$1.68 billion
P/E Ratio44.37
Dividend Yield0.99%
Beta0.56
Calavo Growers logoCalavo Growers, Inc. markets and distributes avocados, prepared avocados, and other perishable foods to grocery retailers, food services, club stores, mass merchandisers, food distributors, wholesalers, supermarkets, specialty/natural retailers, and convenience stores worldwide. 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, ready-to-eat vegetables, recipe-ready vegetables, and deli products. 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio1.24
Quick Ratio0.86

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio44.37
Forward P/E Ratio31.58
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.08 billion
Price / Sales1.53
Cash Flow$2.68 per share
Price / Cash35.00
Book Value$13.92 per share
Price / Book6.74

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.13
Net Income$37.27 million
Net Margins3.70%
Return on Equity16.89%
Return on Assets11.58%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,516
Outstanding Shares17,570,000
Market Cap$1,682.10

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Calavo Growers (NASDAQ:CVGW) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Calavo Growers' stock symbol?

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

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

Calavo Growers announced an annual dividend on Thursday, October 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.95 per share on Friday, December 8th. This represents a yield of 1.29%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 16th. This is a positive change from Calavo Growers's previous annual dividend of $0.90. View Calavo Growers' Dividend History.

How were Calavo Growers' earnings last quarter?

Calavo Growers, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVGW) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, June, 6th. The company reported $0.80 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.81 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $264.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $301.20 million. Calavo Growers had a return on equity of 16.89% and a net margin of 3.70%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 2.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.74 earnings per share. View Calavo Growers' Earnings History.

When is Calavo Growers' next earnings date?

Calavo Growers is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, September, 4th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Calavo Growers.

What price target have analysts set for CVGW?

3 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Calavo Growers' stock. Their predictions range from $91.00 to $101.00. On average, they expect Calavo Growers' stock price to reach $97.3333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Calavo Growers.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Calavo Growers?

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

Who are some of Calavo Growers' key competitors?

Who are Calavo Growers' key executives?

Calavo Growers' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Lecil E. Cole, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 78)
  • Mr. B. John Lindeman, CFO & Corp. Sec. (Age 48)
  • Mr. Robert J. Wedin, VP of Sales & Fresh Marketing (Age 68)
  • Mr. James Gibson, Pres of RFG
  • Mr. Michael A. Browne, VP of Fresh Operations (Age 59)

Has Calavo Growers been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about CVGW stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to Accern. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Calavo Growers earned a news impact score of -0.02 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 44.75 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are Calavo Growers' major shareholders?

Calavo Growers' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Riverbridge Partners LLC (2.54%), Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC (1.21%), Welch & Forbes LLC (0.57%), Capital One National Association (0.04%), Lenox Wealth Advisors LLC (0.03%) and Mesirow Financial Investment Management Inc. (0.03%). Company insiders that own Calavo Growers stock include Der Kar Scott Van, J Link Leavens, James E Gibson, James E Snyder, John M Hunt, Kathleen M Holmgren, Kenneth J Catchot, Lecil E Cole, Marc Laurence Brown, Michael A Browne and Robert J Wedin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Calavo Growers.

Which major investors are selling Calavo Growers stock?

CVGW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Riverbridge Partners LLC, Mesirow Financial Investment Management Inc. and Capital One National Association. Company insiders that have sold Calavo Growers company stock in the last year include Der Kar Scott Van, J Link Leavens, James E Gibson, James E Snyder, John M Hunt, Marc Laurence Brown, Michael A Browne and Robert J Wedin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Calavo Growers.

Which major investors are buying Calavo Growers stock?

CVGW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Welch & Forbes LLC, Lenox Wealth Advisors LLC and Cim LLC. Company insiders that have bought Calavo Growers stock in the last two years include Kathleen M Holmgren, Lecil E Cole and Michael A Browne. View Insider Buying and Selling 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Calavo Growers' stock price today?

One share of CVGW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $93.95.

How big of a company is Calavo Growers?

Calavo Growers has a market capitalization of $1.68 billion and generates $1.08 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $37.27 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.13 on an earnings per share basis. Calavo Growers employs 2,516 workers across the globe.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Calavo Growers (NASDAQ CVGW)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  203 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  201 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  404
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Calavo Growers and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CVGW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CVGW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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