About Penford (NASDAQ:PENX)
Penford Corporation (Penford) is a developer, manufacturer and marketer of natural-based ingredient systems for food and industrial applications, including fuel grade ethanol. The Company has research and development capabilities, which are used in understanding the complex chemistry of carbohydrate-based materials and in developing applications to address customer needs. Penford operates in two business segments: Industrial Ingredients and Food Ingredients. Industrial Ingredients segment is a supplier of chemically modified starches to the paper and packaging industries. Industrial Ingredients also produces food grade corn starch for sale by the Company's Food Ingredients business. Food Ingredients segment is a developer and manufacturer of specialty starches and dextrins to the food manufacturing and food service industries. This business is engaged is in leveraging the inherent characteristics from potato, corn, tapioca and rice to help improve its customers' product performance.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Food Processing
SectorNon-Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
Trailing P/E Ratio26.3611111111111
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
Return on Equity8.92%
Return on Assets3.56%
Penford (NASDAQ:PENX) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Penford's stock symbol?
Penford trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PENX."
How were Penford's earnings last quarter?
Penford Corp (NASDAQ:PENX) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, January, 9th. The basic materials company reported $0.26 earnings per share for the quarter. The basic materials company earned $103.64 million during the quarter. Penford had a return on equity of 8.92% and a net margin of 2.06%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.04 EPS. View Penford's Earnings History.
Who are some of Penford's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Penford include ZEP (ZEP), M.P. Evans Group (MPE), Georgia Healthcare Group (GHG), Nutraceutical Int'l (NUTR), Hotel Chocolat Group (HOTC), Xueda Education Group (XUE), Synutra International (SYUT), Devro (DVO), Majestic Wine (WINE), Premier Foods (PFD), McBride (MCB), McColl's Retail Group (MCLS), Benchmark (BMK), Castle Brands (ROX), Conviviality (CVR), Finsbury Food Group (FIF), Carr's Group (CARR) and Anpario (ANP).
Has Penford been receiving favorable news coverage?
News coverage about PENX stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Penford earned a news sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.96 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.
How do I buy shares of Penford?
Shares of PENX 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 Penford's stock price today?
One share of PENX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.98.
How big of a company is Penford?
Penford has a market capitalization of $242.73 million.
How can I contact Penford?
Penford's mailing address is 7094 S Revere Pkwy, CENTENNIAL, CO 80112-3932, United States. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at +1-303-6491900.
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Penford (NASDAQ:PENX) Earnings History and Estimates Chart
Penford (NASDAQ PENX) Earnings History by Quarter
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|11/13/2014||Q414||$0.18||$0.23||$117.40 million||$109.10 million||View||N/A|
|7/7/2014||Q314||$0.21||$0.24||$121.70 million||$119.40 million||View||N/A|
|4/9/2014||Q214||$0.12||$0.10||$110.08 million||$106.11 million||View||N/A|
|1/9/2014||Q1||$0.04||$117.43 million||$109.25 million||View||Listen|
|11/14/2013||Q4||$0.13||($0.08)||$25.54 million||$28.44 million||View||Listen|
|7/9/2013||Q3 2013||$0.32||$0.16||$121.72 million||View||N/A|
|4/5/2013||2Q13||$0.14||$0.10||$86.19 million||$89.04 million||View||N/A|
|1/9/2013||Q1 2013||($0.07)||$0.14||$91.51 million||$94.86 million||View||N/A|
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Dividend History for Penford (NASDAQ:PENX)
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Penford (NASDAQ:PENX) Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow Statement
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