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

$144.64
+6.80 (+4.93 %)
(As of 03/31/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$136.89
Now: $144.64
$148.41
50-Day Range
$125.17
MA: $147.17
$164.10
52-Week Range
$114.55
Now: $144.64
$166.31
Volume241,600 shs
Average Volume172,584 shs
Market Capitalization$3.98 billion
P/E Ratio26.93
Dividend Yield2.03%
Beta0.37
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

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.31 billion
Cash Flow$6.77 per share
Book Value$26.43 per share

Profitability

Net Income$150.55 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,200
Market Cap$3.98 billion
Next Earnings Date4/23/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Lancaster Colony (NASDAQ:LANC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Lancaster Colony's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Lancaster Colony's stock was trading at $144.38 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LANC shares have increased by 0.2% and is now trading at $144.64. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Lancaster Colony?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lancaster Colony in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Lancaster Colony.

When is Lancaster Colony's next earnings date?

Lancaster Colony is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 23rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Lancaster Colony.

How were Lancaster Colony's earnings last quarter?

Lancaster Colony Corp. (NASDAQ:LANC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 4th. The company reported $1.72 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.54 by $0.18. The company had revenue of $355.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $365.51 million. Lancaster Colony had a return on equity of 19.40% and a net margin of 11.08%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 1.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $1.73 EPS. View Lancaster Colony's earnings history.

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

Lancaster Colony announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 26th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 6th will be given a dividend of $0.70 per share on Tuesday, March 31st. This represents a $2.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.94%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 5th. View Lancaster Colony's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for LANC?

3 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Lancaster Colony's shares. Their forecasts range from $154.00 to $160.00. On average, they anticipate Lancaster Colony's share price to reach $157.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.5% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Lancaster Colony.

Has Lancaster Colony been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about LANC stock has been trending positive recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing 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 positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Lancaster Colony earned a media sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutLancaster Colony.

Are investors shorting Lancaster Colony?

Lancaster Colony saw a decrease in short interest in March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 1,468,700 shares, a decrease of 6.5% from the February 27th total of 1,570,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 135,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 10.8 days. Approximately 8.2% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Lancaster Colony's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Lancaster Colony's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Lancaster Colony own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lancaster Colony investors own include AFLAC (AFL), Medtronic (MDT), MSA Safety (MSA), SYSCO (SYY), PepsiCo (PEP), Hormel Foods (HRL), Lowe's Companies (LOW), Automatic Data Processing (ADP), Ecolab (ECL) and Illinois Tool Works (ITW).

Who are Lancaster Colony's key executives?

Lancaster Colony's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John B. Gerlach Jr., Exec. Chairman (Age 64)
  • Mr. David A. Ciesinski, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Douglas A. Fell, Transformation Program Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. David S. Nagle, Sr. VP of Supply Chain - T. Marzetti Company (Age 54)
  • Mr. Thomas K. Pigott, VP, Assistant Sec. & CFO (Age 54)

What is Lancaster Colony's stock symbol?

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

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Lancaster Colony's stock price today?

One share of LANC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $144.64.

How big of a company is Lancaster Colony?

Lancaster Colony has a market capitalization of $3.98 billion and generates $1.31 billion in revenue each year. Lancaster Colony employs 3,200 workers across the globe. View additional information about Lancaster Colony.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Lancaster Colony (NASDAQ LANC)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  374 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  379 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  753
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 3/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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