NASDAQ:FRPT - Freshpet Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$34.20 -0.63 (-1.81 %)
(As of 12/16/2018 07:33 AM ET)
Previous Close$34.20
Today's Range$33.76 - $34.65
52-Week Range$15.67 - $40.58
Volume365,544 shs
Average Volume202,070 shs
Market Capitalization$1.21 billion
P/E Ratio-285.00
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.5
Freshpet, Inc. manufactures and markets natural fresh products, refrigerated meals, and treats for dogs and cats in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. The company sells its products under the Freshpet brand; and Dognation and Dog Joy labels through various classes of retail, including grocery, mass, club, pet specialty, and natural, as well as online. Freshpet, Inc. was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in Secaucus, New Jersey.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Grain mill products
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FRPT
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone201-520-4000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio1.45
Quick Ratio0.98

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-285.00
Forward P/E Ratio-380.00
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$156.38 million
Price / Sales7.76
Cash Flow$0.2538 per share
Price / Cash Flow134.75
Book Value$3.35 per share
Price / Book10.21

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.12)
Net Income$-4,260,000.00
Net Margins-3.07%
Return on Equity-4.86%
Return on Assets-4.16%

Miscellaneous

Employees260
Outstanding Shares35,460,000
Market Cap$1.21 billion
OptionableOptionable

Freshpet (NASDAQ:FRPT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Freshpet's stock symbol?

Freshpet trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FRPT."

How were Freshpet's earnings last quarter?

Freshpet Inc (NASDAQ:FRPT) released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August, 6th. The company reported ($0.10) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.07) by $0.03. The firm earned $47.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $46.08 million. Freshpet had a negative return on equity of 4.86% and a negative net margin of 3.07%. Freshpet's revenue for the quarter was up 23.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.08) earnings per share. View Freshpet's Earnings History.

When is Freshpet's next earnings date?

Freshpet is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, March 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Freshpet.

What guidance has Freshpet issued on next quarter's earnings?

Freshpet issued an update on its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Monday, November, 5th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $190 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $191.13 million.

What price target have analysts set for FRPT?

6 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Freshpet's stock. Their predictions range from $17.00 to $35.00. On average, they expect Freshpet's share price to reach $29.1667 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 14.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for Freshpet.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Freshpet?

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

Has Freshpet been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about FRPT stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Freshpet earned a daily sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Freshpet's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Freshpet include General Mills (GIS), Kellogg (K), Ingredion (INGR), Post (POST), RiceBran Technologies (RIBT) and Z-Trim (FBER).

Who are Freshpet's key executives?

Freshpet's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William B. Cyr, CEO & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Scott James Morris, Pres, COO & Co-Founder (Age 49)
  • Mr. Richard A. Kassar, Chief Financial Officer (Age 71)
  • Mr. Cathal Walsh, Co-Founder & Sr. VP of Cooler Operations (Age 46)
  • Mr. Thomas Farina, Sr. VP of Sales (Age 53)

Who are Freshpet's major shareholders?

Freshpet's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co. LLC (7.48%), BlackRock Inc. (5.31%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (5.06%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.10%), Vanguard Group Inc (4.10%) and Riverbridge Partners LLC (2.97%). Company insiders that own Freshpet stock include Richard A Kassar, Scott James Morris, Stephen Macchiaverna and William B Cyr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Freshpet.

Which major investors are selling Freshpet stock?

FRPT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Riverbridge Partners LLC, Morgan Stanley, Alliancebernstein L.P., Wasatch Advisors Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Broadview Advisors LLC and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have sold Freshpet company stock in the last year include Richard A Kassar, Scott James Morris and Stephen Macchiaverna. View Insider Buying and Selling for Freshpet.

Which major investors are buying Freshpet stock?

FRPT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, BlackRock Inc., Federated Investors Inc. PA, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Vanguard Group Inc and Vanguard Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Freshpet.

How do I buy shares of Freshpet?

Shares of FRPT 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 Freshpet's stock price today?

One share of FRPT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.20.

How big of a company is Freshpet?

Freshpet has a market capitalization of $1.21 billion and generates $156.38 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-4,260,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.12) on an earnings per share basis. Freshpet employs 260 workers across the globe.

What is Freshpet's official website?

The official website for Freshpet is http://www.freshpet.com.

How can I contact Freshpet?

Freshpet's mailing address is 400 Plaza Drive 1st Floor, Secaucus NJ, 07096. The company can be reached via phone at 201-520-4000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Freshpet (NASDAQ FRPT)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  285 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  305 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  590
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Freshpet and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FRPT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FRPT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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