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

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$42.28 -1.36 (-3.12 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 02:39 PM ET)
Previous Close$43.64
Today's Range$42.15 - $43.8459
52-Week Range$15.67 - $43.94
Volume118,394 shs
Average Volume400,910 shs
Market Capitalization$1.51 billion
P/E Ratio-281.87
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.35
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

Industry Grain mill products
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FRPT
CUSIPN/A
Phone201-520-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$193.24 million
Cash Flow$0.2484 per share
Book Value$3.43 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-5,360,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees382
Market Cap$1.51 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2019 (Estimated)
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) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February, 26th. The company reported $0.05 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $51.64 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $50.22 million. Freshpet had a negative net margin of 2.77% and a negative return on equity of 4.60%. The company's revenue was up 29.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.04 EPS. View Freshpet's Earnings History.

When is Freshpet's next earnings date?

Freshpet is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Freshpet.

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

Freshpet updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 26th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $240 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $238.21 million.

What price target have analysts set for FRPT?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Freshpet's shares. Their predictions range from $17.00 to $45.00. On average, they expect Freshpet's share price to reach $34.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 19.1%. 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?

News stories about FRPT stock have been trending negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog 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. Freshpet earned a news sentiment score of -2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Freshpet's key competitors?

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Freshpet own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Freshpet investors own include IQIYI (IQ), Square (SQ), General Electric (GE), CNX Resources (CNX), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Biogen (BIIB), Ford Motor (F), Oracle (ORCL) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

Who are Freshpet's key executives?

Freshpet's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William B. Cyr, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Scott James Morris, Pres, COO & Co-Founder (Age 50)
  • Mr. Richard A. Kassar, Chief Financial Officer (Age 72)
  • Mr. Cathal Walsh, Co-Founder & Sr. VP of Cooler Operations (Age 47)
  • Mr. Thomas Farina, Sr. VP of Sales (Age 54)

Who are Freshpet's major shareholders?

Freshpet's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.29%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (2.86%), Emerald Advisers LLC (2.50%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.48%), Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust (2.20%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.35%). Company insiders that own Freshpet stock include Associates Spc Midocean, Richard A Kassar, Scott James Morris, Stephen Macchiaverna and William B Cyr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Freshpet.

Which institutional investors are selling Freshpet stock?

FRPT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Lisanti Capital Growth LLC, Riverbridge Partners LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Royce & Associates LP and New York State Common Retirement Fund. Company insiders that have sold Freshpet company stock in the last year include Associates Spc Midocean, Richard A Kassar, Scott James Morris and Stephen Macchiaverna. View Insider Buying and Selling for Freshpet.

Which institutional investors are buying Freshpet stock?

FRPT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Castleark Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Two Sigma Investments LP, Fort Point Capital Partners LLC, Millennium Management LLC and Fisher Asset Management LLC. 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 $42.46.

How big of a company is Freshpet?

Freshpet has a market capitalization of $1.51 billion and generates $193.24 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-5,360,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.15) on an earnings per share basis. Freshpet employs 382 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:  309 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  330 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  639
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 3/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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