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NASDAQ:MNST

Monster Beverage - MNST Stock Forecast, Price & News

$90.02
+0.72 (+0.81%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$88.96
$90.14
50-Day Range
$84.49
$99.62
52-Week Range
$71.78
$99.81
Volume
2.96 million shs
Average Volume
3.12 million shs
Market Capitalization
$47.43 billion
P/E Ratio
39.31
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$101.40

Monster Beverage MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.56 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
12.6% Upside
$101.40 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.61% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-0.98
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.18mentions of Monster Beverage in the last 14 days
Based on 20 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$10.52 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
29.44%
From $2.31 to $2.99 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.61 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

22nd out of 147 stocks

Bottled & Canned Soft Drinks Industry

2nd out of 9 stocks

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About Monster Beverage (NASDAQ:MNST) Stock

Monster Beverage Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in development, marketing, sale, and distribution of energy drink beverages and concentrates in the United States and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Monster Energy Drinks, Strategic Brands, and Other. It offers carbonated energy drinks, non-carbonated, ready-to-drink iced teas, lemonades, juice cocktails, single-serve juices and fruit beverages, ready-to-drink dairy and coffee drinks, energy drinks, sports drinks and single-serve still waters, and sodas that are considered natural, sparkling juices, and flavored sparkling beverages. The company sells its products to bottlers, full-service beverage distributors, as well as sells directly to retail grocery and speciality chains, wholesalers, club stores, mass merchandisers, convenience chains, drug stores, foodservice customers, value stores, e-commerce retailers, and the military; and concentrates and/or beverage bases to authorized bottling and canning operations. It provides its products under the Monster Energy, Monster Energy Ultra, Monster Rehab, Monster Energy Nitro, Java Monster, Muscle Monster, Espresso Monster, Punch Monster, Juice Monster, Monster Hydro Energy Water, Monster Hydro Super Sport, Monster HydroSport Super Fuel, Monster Super Fuel, Monster Dragon Tea, Reign Total Body Fuel, and Reign Inferno Thermogenic Fuel, as well as NOS, Full Throttle, Burn, Mother, Nalu, Ultra Energy, Play and Power Play (stylized), Relentless, BPM, BU, Gladiator, Samurai, Live+, Predator, Fury, and True North brands. The company was formerly known as Hansen Natural Corporation and changed its name to Monster Beverage Corporation in January 2012. Monster Beverage Corporation was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Corona, California.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

A number of equities analysts have recently commented on MNST shares. Wells Fargo & Company raised their price objective on Monster Beverage from $105.00 to $110.00 and gave the stock an "overweight" rating in a report on Thursday, July 28th. BMO Capital Markets raised their price objective on Monster Beverage from $90.00 to $95.00 in a report on Wednesday, June 15th. Sanford C. Bernstein upgraded Monster Beverage from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating and raised their price objective for the stock from $97.00 to $110.00 in a report on Wednesday, May 18th. Morgan Stanley increased their target price on Monster Beverage from $111.00 to $117.00 and gave the company an "overweight" rating in a research note on Monday, June 6th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada lowered their target price on Monster Beverage from $100.00 to $98.00 and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a research note on Friday, August 5th. Eight research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat, Monster Beverage has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy" and an average price target of $101.40.

Monster Beverage Trading Up 0.8 %

Shares of MNST opened at $90.02 on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $47.43 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 38.96, a PEG ratio of 3.53 and a beta of 0.92. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $93.33 and a 200-day moving average of $86.82. Monster Beverage has a 52 week low of $71.78 and a 52 week high of $99.81.

Monster Beverage (NASDAQ:MNST - Get Rating) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, August 4th. The company reported $0.51 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.70 by ($0.19). The firm had revenue of $1.66 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.61 billion. Monster Beverage had a return on equity of 18.51% and a net margin of 20.40%. Monster Beverage's revenue was up 13.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.75 EPS. On average, sell-side analysts predict that Monster Beverage will post 2.31 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Insider Transactions at Monster Beverage

In other news, insider Guy Carling sold 26,299 shares of Monster Beverage stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, June 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $90.73, for a total value of $2,386,108.27. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 25,901 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,349,997.73. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. In related news, insider Guy Carling sold 26,299 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, June 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $90.73, for a total value of $2,386,108.27. Following the sale, the insider now owns 25,901 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $2,349,997.73. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Also, CEO Hilton H. Schlosberg sold 50,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, June 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $91.00, for a total value of $4,550,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 310,244 shares in the company, valued at approximately $28,232,204. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders own 10.50% of the company's stock.

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MNST Stock News Headlines

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MNST Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/04/2022
Today
8/13/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/03/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Bottled & canned soft drinks
Sub-Industry
Soft Drinks
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:MNST
CUSIP
61174010
Employees
4,092
Year Founded
1935

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$101.40
High Stock Price Forecast
$117.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$87.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+12.6%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.56
Research Coverage
16 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.38 billion
Pretax Margin
26.95%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.54 billion
Cash Flow
$2.72 per share
Book Value
$12.92 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
471,562,000
Market Cap
$47.43 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.92

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MNST Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Monster Beverage stock right now?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Monster Beverage in the last twelve months. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" MNST shares.
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What is Monster Beverage's stock price forecast for 2022?

16 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Monster Beverage's stock. Their MNST share price forecasts range from $87.00 to $117.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $101.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have MNST shares performed in 2022?

Monster Beverage's stock was trading at $96.04 at the beginning of the year. Since then, MNST stock has decreased by 6.3% and is now trading at $90.02.
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When is Monster Beverage's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 3rd 2022.
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How were Monster Beverage's earnings last quarter?

Monster Beverage Co. (NASDAQ:MNST) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 4th. The company reported $0.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.70 by $0.19. The company earned $1.66 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.61 billion. Monster Beverage had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 18.51% and a net margin of 20.40%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 13.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.75 EPS.
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When did Monster Beverage's stock split?

Monster Beverage shares split on Thursday, November 10th 2016. The 3-1 split was announced on Friday, October 14th 2016. The newly created shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes on Wednesday, November 9th 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of stock prior to the split would have 300 shares after the split.

What is Rodney C. Sacks' approval rating as Monster Beverage's CEO?

114 employees have rated Monster Beverage Chief Executive Officer Rodney C. Sacks on Glassdoor.com. Rodney C. Sacks has an approval rating of 93% among the company's employees. This puts Rodney C. Sacks in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Monster Beverage own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Monster Beverage investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Netflix (NFLX), Walt Disney (DIS), Starbucks (SBUX), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), PayPal (PYPL), Home Depot (HD) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).

What is Monster Beverage's stock symbol?

Monster Beverage trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MNST."

Who are Monster Beverage's major shareholders?

Monster Beverage's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (5.22%), Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (3.23%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (1.88%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.07%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.81%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.74%). Insiders that own company stock include Benjamin Polk, Emelie Tirre, Guy Carling, Hilton H Schlosberg, Mark J Hall, Mark Vidergauz, Sydney Selati and Thomas J Kelly.
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How do I buy shares of Monster Beverage?

Shares of MNST stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Monster Beverage's stock price today?

One share of MNST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $90.02.

How much money does Monster Beverage make?

Monster Beverage (NASDAQ:MNST) has a market capitalization of $47.43 billion and generates $5.54 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.38 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.29 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Monster Beverage have?

The company employs 4,092 workers across the globe.

When was Monster Beverage founded?

Monster Beverage was founded in 1935.

How can I contact Monster Beverage?

Monster Beverage's mailing address is 1 MONSTER WAY, CORONA CA, 92879. The official website for the company is www.monsterbevcorp.com. The company can be reached via phone at (951) 739-6200, via email at jsfetcu@pondel.com, or via fax at 951-739-6210.

This page (NASDAQ:MNST) was last updated on 8/13/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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