NASDAQ:CVGW - Calavo Growers Stock Price, News & Analysis

$93.58
+0.28 (+0.30 %)
(As of 09/15/2019 09:51 AM ET)
Today's Range
$92.45
Now: $93.58
$94.64
50-Day Range
$85.26
MA: $90.25
$99.11
52-Week Range
$67.52
Now: $93.58
$105.55
Volume210,153 shs
Average Volume205,225 shs
Market Capitalization$1.65 billion
P/E Ratio37.58
Dividend Yield1.07%
Beta1
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. Read More…

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$1.09 billion
Cash Flow$3.2392 per share
Book Value$17.00 per share

Profitability

Net Income$32.28 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,979
Market Cap$1.65 billion
Next Earnings Date12/19/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 Wednesday, October 3rd. Investors of record on Friday, November 16th will be paid a dividend of $1.00 per share on Friday, December 7th. This represents a yield of 1%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 15th. This is a positive change from Calavo Growers's previous annual dividend of $0.95. View Calavo Growers' Dividend History.

How were Calavo Growers' earnings last quarter?

Calavo Growers, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVGW) issued its earnings results on Thursday, September, 5th. The company reported $0.91 EPS for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.91. The business earned $359.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $327.83 million. Calavo Growers had a net margin of 2.54% and a return on equity of 17.89%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 21.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.86 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 Thursday, December 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Calavo Growers.

What guidance has Calavo Growers issued on next quarter's earnings?

Calavo Growers updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, September, 5th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of +20% to $2.99 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.17.

What price target have analysts set for CVGW?

3 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Calavo Growers' stock. Their forecasts range from $88.00 to $104.00. On average, they expect Calavo Growers' share price to reach $96.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets 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." View Analyst Ratings for Calavo Growers.

Has Calavo Growers been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about CVGW stock has been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of 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 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Calavo 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), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Tesla (TSLA), NVIDIA (NVDA), DISH Network (DISH), Caterpillar (CAT), Canopy Growth (CGC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Nike (NKE).

Who are Calavo Growers' key executives?

Calavo Growers' management team includes the folowing 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

Who are Calavo Growers' major shareholders?

Calavo Growers' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (13.82%), Vanguard Group Inc. (6.24%), Brown Advisory Inc. (4.23%), Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (3.91%), Copeland Capital Management LLC (2.08%) and Riverbridge Partners LLC (1.98%). Company insiders that own Calavo Growers stock include Bruce John Lindeman, Der Kar Scott Van, Donald M Sanders, J Link Leavens, James E Gibson, James E Snyder, John M Hunt, Lecil E Cole, Marc Laurence Brown, Michael A Browne, Michael Anthony Digregorio and Robert J Wedin. 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 Partnervest Advisory Services LLC, Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Renaissance Technologies LLC, LGL Partners LLC, UBS Group AG, Rice Hall James & Associates LLC and Wells Fargo & Company MN. Company insiders that have sold Calavo Growers company stock in the last year include Bruce John Lindeman, Der Kar Scott Van, Donald M Sanders, James E Gibson, James E Snyder, Lecil E Cole, Marc Laurence Brown, Michael A Browne, Michael Anthony Digregorio and Robert J Wedin. View Insider Buying and Selling 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 Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd., Morgan Stanley, Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado and Algert Global LLC. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Calavo Growers' stock price today?

One share of CVGW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $93.58.

How big of a company is Calavo Growers?

Calavo Growers has a market capitalization of $1.65 billion and generates $1.09 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $32.28 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.49 on an earnings per share basis. Calavo Growers employs 2,979 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Calavo Growers.

What is Calavo Growers' official website?

The official website for Calavo Growers is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Calavo Growers (NASDAQ CVGW)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  260 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  267 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  527
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 9/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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