NASDAQ:LANC - Lancaster Colony Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$154.25 +3.54 (+2.35 %)
(As of 10/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$154.25
Today's Range$150.97 - $154.6550
52-Week Range$115.81 - $161.68
Volume81,057 shs
Average Volume79,136 shs
Market Capitalization$4.24 billion
P/E Ratio35.14
Dividend Yield1.56%
Beta0.87
Lancaster Colony Corporation manufactures and markets specialty food products for the retail and foodservice markets in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Retail and Foodservice. It offers frozen garlic breads under the New York BRAND Bakery brand; frozen Parkerhouse style yeast and dinner rolls under the Sister Schubert's brand name; salad dressings under the Marzetti, Simply Dressed, Simply 60, Cardini's, and Girard's brands; and vegetable dips and fruit dips under the Marzetti brand. The company also provides flatbread wraps and pizza crusts under the Flatout brand; sprouted grain bakery products under the Angelic Bakehouse brand name; croutons and salad toppings under the New York BRAND Bakery, Chatham Village, and Marzetti brands; and frozen pasta under the Marzetti Frozen Pasta brand name. In addition, it manufactures and sells other products to brand license agreements, including Olive Garden's dressings and Buffalo Wild Wings sauces. The company sells its products through sales personnel, food brokers, and distributors to retailers and restaurants. Lancaster Colony Corporation was founded in 1961 and is based in Westerville, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Canned, frozen, & preserved fruits, vegetables, & food special
Sub-IndustryPackaged Foods & Meats
SectorConsumer Staples
SymbolNASDAQ:LANC
CUSIP51384710
Phone614-224-7141

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio4.04
Quick Ratio3.07

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio35.14
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.22 billion
Price / Sales3.47
Cash Flow$5.5566 per share
Price / Cash27.76
Book Value$23.74 per share
Price / Book6.50

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$135.31 million
Net Margins11.06%
Return on Equity19.36%
Return on Assets15.56%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,900
Outstanding Shares27,490,000
Market Cap$4.24 billion

Lancaster Colony (NASDAQ:LANC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lancaster Colony's stock symbol?

Lancaster Colony trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LANC."

How often does Lancaster Colony pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lancaster Colony?

Lancaster Colony declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 22nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.60 per share on Friday, September 28th. This represents a $2.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.56%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 6th. View Lancaster Colony's Dividend History.

How were Lancaster Colony's earnings last quarter?

Lancaster Colony Corp. (NASDAQ:LANC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 23rd. The company reported $1.18 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.09 by $0.09. The company had revenue of $308.17 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $294.30 million. Lancaster Colony had a net margin of 11.06% and a return on equity of 19.36%. The company's revenue was up 6.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $1.01 EPS. View Lancaster Colony's Earnings History.

When is Lancaster Colony's next earnings date?

Lancaster Colony is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Lancaster Colony.

How can I listen to Lancaster Colony's earnings call?

Lancaster Colony will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, October 25th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

What price target have analysts set for LANC?

2 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Lancaster Colony's stock. Their predictions range from $150.00 to $150.00. On average, they expect Lancaster Colony's stock price to reach $150.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for Lancaster Colony.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lancaster Colony?

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

Who are some of Lancaster Colony's key competitors?

Who are Lancaster Colony's key executives?

Lancaster Colony's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John B. Gerlach Jr., Exec. Chairman (Age 63)
  • Mr. David A. Ciesinski, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Douglas A. Fell, CFO, VP, & Assistant Sec. (Age 56)
  • Dale N. Ganobsik, VP of Investor Relations & Treasurer
  • Mr. Matthew R. Shurte, Gen. Counsel, Chief Ethics Officer and Sec. (Age 50)

Who are Lancaster Colony's major shareholders?

Lancaster Colony's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC (0.66%), Welch & Forbes LLC (0.37%), Aperio Group LLC (0.30%), Strs Ohio (0.03%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Lancaster Colony.

Which major investors are selling Lancaster Colony stock?

LANC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Welch & Forbes LLC and Strs Ohio. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lancaster Colony.

Which major investors are buying Lancaster Colony stock?

LANC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC and Aperio Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lancaster Colony.

How do I buy shares of Lancaster Colony?

Shares of LANC 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 Lancaster Colony's stock price today?

One share of LANC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $154.25.

How big of a company is Lancaster Colony?

Lancaster Colony has a market capitalization of $4.24 billion and generates $1.22 billion in revenue each year. Lancaster Colony employs 2,900 workers across the globe.

What is Lancaster Colony's official website?

The official website for Lancaster Colony is http://www.lancastercolony.com.

How can I contact Lancaster Colony?

Lancaster Colony's mailing address is 380 POLARIS PARKWAY SUITE 400, WESTERVILLE OH, 43082. The company can be reached via phone at 614-224-7141 or via email at [email protected]y.com.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Lancaster Colony (NASDAQ LANC)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  278 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  290 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  568
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lancaster Colony and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LANC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LANC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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