NASDAQ:FIZZ - National Beverage Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$85.12 +1.27 (+1.51 %)
(As of 12/12/2018 11:48 AM ET)
Previous Close$83.85
Today's Range$83.63 - $85.91
52-Week Range$81.54 - $127.32
Volume4,976 shs
Average Volume255,049 shs
Market Capitalization$3.90 billion
P/E Ratio26.57
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.11
National Beverage Corp., through its subsidiaries, develops, produces, markets, and sells a portfolio of waters, juices, energy drinks, and carbonated soft drinks primarily in the United States and Canada. The company offers beverages to the active and health-conscious consumers, including sparkling waters, energy drinks, and juices under the LaCroix, LaCroix Cúrate, LaCroix NiCola, Shasta Sparkling Water, the Rip It, Everfresh, Everfresh Premier Varietals, and Mr. Pure brands; and carbonated soft drinks under the Shasta, Faygo, Red Pop, Moon Mist, and Rock'n'Rye brands. It serves retailers, as well as various smaller up-and-down-the-street accounts through the take-home, convenience, and food-service distribution channels. National Beverage Corp. was founded in 1985 and is based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. National Beverage Corp. is a subsidiary of IBS Partners, Ltd.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Bottled & canned soft drinks
Sub-IndustrySoft Drinks
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FIZZ
Previous Symbol
CUSIP63501710
Phone954-581-0922

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio4.14
Quick Ratio3.36

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio26.57
Forward P/E Ratio22.22
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$975.73 million
Price / Sales4.07
Cash Flow$3.5570 per share
Price / Cash Flow23.93
Book Value$7.11 per share
Price / Book11.97

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.19
Net Income$149.77 million
Net Margins16.33%
Return on Equity47.17%
Return on Assets34.76%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,500
Outstanding Shares46,630,000
Market Cap$3.90 billion
OptionableOptionable

National Beverage (NASDAQ:FIZZ) Frequently Asked Questions

What is National Beverage's stock symbol?

National Beverage trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FIZZ."

How often does National Beverage pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for National Beverage?

National Beverage announced a special dividend on Tuesday, November 20th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 30th will be given a dividend of $2.90 per share on Tuesday, January 29th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 29th. This is a positive change from National Beverage's previous special dividend of $1.50. View National Beverage's Dividend History.

How were National Beverage's earnings last quarter?

National Beverage Corp. (NASDAQ:FIZZ) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, December, 6th. The company reported $0.88 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.87 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $260.71 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $273.40 million. National Beverage had a return on equity of 47.17% and a net margin of 16.33%. View National Beverage's Earnings History.

When is National Beverage's next earnings date?

National Beverage is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for National Beverage.

What price target have analysts set for FIZZ?

4 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for National Beverage's shares. Their predictions range from $45.00 to $150.00. On average, they anticipate National Beverage's share price to reach $99.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 17.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for National Beverage.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for National Beverage?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National Beverage in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for National Beverage.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about National Beverage stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about National Beverage stock:
  • 1. Maxim Group analysts commented, "Market close, FIZZ reported F2Q19 (Oct) revenue and EBITDA below both our estimates and consensus. We believe LaCroix sales growth decelerated sharply in a lawsuit claimed that the product contains certain questionable ingredients. The company announced a special dividend of $2.90 per share, payable on or about the ex-dividend date was November 29, 2018. Note that the CEO owns 73% of the stock." (12/7/2018)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "National Beverage Corp. is a holding company for various subsidiaries that develop, manufacture, market and distribute a complete portfolio of quality beverage products throughout the United States. Their brands emphasize distinctive flavor variety, including their flagship brands, Shasta(R) and Faygo(R), complete lines of multi-flavored and cola soft drinks. " (11/7/2018)

Has National Beverage been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about FIZZ stock has trended positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. National Beverage earned a media sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of National Beverage's key competitors?

Who are National Beverage's key executives?

National Beverage's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Nick A. Caporella, Chairman & CEO (Age 82)
  • Mr. Joseph G. Caporella, Pres & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. George R. Bracken, Exec. VP of Fin. (Age 73)

Who are National Beverage's major shareholders?

National Beverage's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.15%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.99%), BlackRock Inc. (1.70%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.51%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (1.19%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.85%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for National Beverage.

Which institutional investors are selling National Beverage stock?

FIZZ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Vanguard Group Inc., Teachers Advisors LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, BlueMountain Capital Management LLC and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Beverage.

Which institutional investors are buying National Beverage stock?

FIZZ stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Macquarie Group Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, FMR LLC, Carnegie Capital Asset Management LLC, Tygh Capital Management Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Man Group plc and Deutsche Bank AG. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Beverage.

How do I buy shares of National Beverage?

Shares of FIZZ 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 National Beverage's stock price today?

One share of FIZZ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $85.12.

How big of a company is National Beverage?

National Beverage has a market capitalization of $3.90 billion and generates $975.73 million in revenue each year. The company earns $149.77 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.19 on an earnings per share basis. National Beverage employs 1,500 workers across the globe.

What is National Beverage's official website?

The official website for National Beverage is http://www.nationalbeverage.com.

How can I contact National Beverage?

National Beverage's mailing address is 8100 SW 10TH STREET SUITE 4000, Fort Lauderdale FL, 33324. The company can be reached via phone at 954-581-0922 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for National Beverage (NASDAQ FIZZ)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  173 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  158 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  331
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about National Beverage and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FIZZ will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FIZZ will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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