NASDAQ:FRPT - Freshpet Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $33.25 -2.20 (-6.21 %) (As of 11/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$35.45Today's Range$33.12 - $35.6652-Week Range$15.67 - $40.58Volume312,700 shsAverage Volume266,512 shsMarket Capitalization$1.26 billionP/E Ratio-281.42Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.55 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive FRPT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for FRPT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Grain mill products Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConsumer Staples Current SymbolNASDAQ:FRPT Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.freshpet.com Phone201-520-4000 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.45 Quick Ratio0.98 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-281.42 Forward P/E Ratio-369.44 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$156.38 million Price / Sales7.54 Cash Flow$0.2381 per share Price / Cash139.67 Book Value$3.35 per share Price / Book9.93 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 Shares35,460,000Market Cap$1.26 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 data on Monday, August, 6th. The company reported ($0.10) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.07) by $0.03. The business had revenue of $47.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $46.08 million. Freshpet had a negative net margin of 3.07% and a negative return on equity of 4.86%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 23.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned ($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 updated its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Monday, November, 5th. The company provided earnings per share (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? 7 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Freshpet's shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate Freshpet's stock price to reach $29.1667 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.3%. View Analyst Price Targets for Freshpet. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Freshpet? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Freshpet in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Freshpet. Has Freshpet been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about FRPT stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Freshpet earned a coverage optimism score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press 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), 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co. LLC (7.48%), BlackRock Inc. (5.31%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (5.06%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (2.97%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.74%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.74%). Company insiders that own Freshpet stock include Michael Hieger, 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 Riverbridge Partners LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., Wasatch Advisors Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Broadview Advisors LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Elk Creek Partners LLC. 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 institutional investors are buying Freshpet stock? FRPT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, BlackRock Inc., Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC and Mackenzie Financial Corp. 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 $33.25. How big of a company is Freshpet? Freshpet has a market capitalization of $1.26 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 280 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 302 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 582MarketBeat'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 11/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the balance sheet?