SunOpta Company Profile (NASDAQ:STKL)

About SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL)

SunOpta logoSunopta Inc is a Canada-based company, which operates businesses focused on a healthy products portfolio. It operates through the following segments: Global Ingredients and Consumer Products. The Global Ingredients segment aggregates its North American and international raw material sourcing and supply operating segments focused on the procurement, processing and sale of specialty and organic grains, seeds, fruits, grain- and cocoa-based ingredients, and other commodities. The Consumer Products segment provides healthy and organic food products that are consumer-packaged to retailers, foodservice distributors and food manufacturers with a range of branded and private label products. It is focused on sourcing non-genetically modified (non-GMO) and organic ingredients, and manufacturing healthy food and beverage products. It manufactures packaged products focused on the healthy beverage, healthy fruit and healthy snack categories.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Food Processing
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:STKL
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $804.41 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 86,496,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $8.81
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.78
  • 52 Week Range: $6.00 - $10.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 55.29
  • P/E Growth: 31.17
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.31 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.62
  • Book Value: $4.16 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.26
  • EBITDA: $70.04 million
  • Net Margins: -3.70%
  • Return on Equity: -0.70%
  • Return on Assets: -0.23%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.63%
  • Current Ratio: 1.33%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.44%
  • Average Volume: 365,343 shs.
  • Beta: 1.75
  • Short Ratio: 5.52

Frequently Asked Questions for SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL)

What is SunOpta's stock symbol?

SunOpta trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "STKL."

How were SunOpta's earnings last quarter?

SunOpta, Inc. (NASDAQ:STKL) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 9th. The company reported ($0.01) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.02. The firm earned $336.45 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $341.18 million. SunOpta had a negative net margin of 3.70% and a negative return on equity of 0.70%. SunOpta's revenue for the quarter was down 3.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.05 EPS. View SunOpta's Earnings History.

Where is SunOpta's stock going? Where will SunOpta's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for SunOpta's shares. Their predictions range from $8.00 to $11.50. On average, they anticipate SunOpta's stock price to reach $9.33 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for SunOpta.

Who are some of SunOpta's key competitors?

Who are SunOpta's key executives?

SunOpta's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Dean Hollis, Chairman of the Board
  • David J. Colo, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Robert McKeracher, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President
  • Gerard Versteegh, President-International Sourcing & Supply
  • John Ruelle, Senior Vice President - Corporate Development
  • Katrina L. Houde, Director
  • Gregg A. Tanner, Director
  • M. Shan Atkins CPA, Independent Director
  • Albert D. Bolles Ph.D., Independent Director
  • Michael E. Detlefsen, Independent Director

Who owns SunOpta stock?

SunOpta's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include TOURBILLON CAPITAL PARTNERS, L.P. (8.50%) and Trellus Management Company LLC (0.04%). Company insiders that own SunOpta stock include Albert D Bolles, David Colo, Douglas Greene, Hendrik Jacobs, Jeffrey Gough, John Ruelle, Joseph Davidson, M Shan Atkins, Michael Detlefsen, Oaktree Huntington Investment, Richard Dean Hollis, Robert Duchscher, Robert Mckeracher and Steven R Bromley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for SunOpta.

Who bought SunOpta stock? Who is buying SunOpta stock?

SunOpta's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Trellus Management Company LLC. Company insiders that have bought SunOpta stock in the last two years include Albert D Bolles, David Colo, Douglas Greene, Hendrik Jacobs, Jeffrey Gough, Joseph Davidson, M Shan Atkins, Michael Detlefsen, Oaktree Huntington Investment, Richard Dean Hollis and Robert Duchscher. View Insider Buying and Selling for SunOpta.

How do I buy SunOpta stock?

Shares of SunOpta can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is SunOpta's stock price today?

One share of SunOpta stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.40.

MarketBeat Community Rating for SunOpta (NASDAQ STKL)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  235 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  170 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  405
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SunOpta and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: $9.33 (0.71% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL)
Price Target History for SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL)
Analysts' Ratings History for SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/31/2017Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$8.00 -> $11.50LowView Rating Details
4/26/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$8.50LowView Rating Details
3/7/2017William BlairUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
3/6/2017DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
3/2/2017WunderlichDowngradeBuy -> Hold$10.00 -> $8.00N/AView Rating Details
6/21/2016AltaCorp CapitalReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
4/13/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$10.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL)
Earnings by Quarter for SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL)
Earnings History by Quarter for SunOpta (NASDAQ STKL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/9/20176/30/2017$0.01($0.01)$341.18 million$336.45 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/20173/31/2017($0.02)($0.01)$344.20 million$330.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/1/201712/31/2016$0.05($0.08)$334.99 million$297.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2016Q316$0.06$0.07$360.50 million$348.73 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/10/2016Q216$0.07$0.05$361.55 million$348.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q116$0.04$0.03$351.60 million$352.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/1/2016Q415$0.05$0.03$359.21 million$316.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/11/2015Q315$0.07$0.08$306.13 million$306.01 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/12/2015Q215$0.11$0.08$335.41 million$307.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/12/2015Q115$0.08$0.08$315.77 million$303.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/2/2015Q414$0.10$0.06$300.70 million$284.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/11/2014Q314$0.11$0.12$331.60 million$318.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/12/2014$0.12$0.13$344.87 million$338.29 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2014Q114$0.08$0.10$297.27 million$333.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/4/2014Q413$0.04$0.03$287.01 million$285.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313$0.10$0.07$302.22 million$302.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q113$0.09$0.08$280.05 million$282.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/5/2013Q412$0.09$0.06$264.72 million$270.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312$0.10$0.09$276.21 million$279.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.05
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.18
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172($0.02)$0.08$0.03
Q2 20172$0.01$0.02$0.02
Q3 20173$0.01$0.02$0.02
Q4 20173($0.02)($0.01)($0.01)
Q1 20181$0.04$0.04$0.04
Q2 20181$0.05$0.05$0.05
Q3 20181$0.05$0.05$0.05
Q4 20181$0.04$0.04$0.04
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.88%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 81.94%
Insider Trades by Quarter for SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/15/2017Robert MckeracherCFOSell36,533$8.41$307,242.53View SEC Filing  
9/6/2017John RuelleCAOSell38,361$8.75$335,658.75View SEC Filing  
8/11/2017Jeffrey GoughInsiderBuy5,000$8.70$43,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2017Robert DuchscherInsiderBuy5,800$8.94$51,852.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2017Jeffrey GoughInsiderBuy15,000$8.49$127,350.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2017M Shan AtkinsDirectorBuy12,500$8.02$100,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2017Oaktree Huntington InvestmentMajor ShareholderBuy223,946$8.00$1,791,568.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2017David ColoCEOBuy74,000$6.85$506,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2017Oaktree Huntington InvestmentMajor ShareholderBuy490,079$6.90$3,381,545.10View SEC Filing  
12/1/2016Albert D BollesDirectorBuy40,000$7.35$294,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2016Richard Dean HollisDirectorBuy50,000$6.55$327,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Joseph DavidsonSVPBuy1,000$3.44$3,440.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Michael DetlefsenDirectorBuy4,000$3.33$13,320.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2016Douglas GreeneDirectorBuy50,000$3.77$188,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2016Hendrik JacobsCEOBuy7,000$3.85$26,950.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2016Joseph DavidsonSVPBuy1,000$4.10$4,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2016Michael DetlefsenDirectorBuy5,000$4.87$24,350.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Joseph DavidsonSVPBuy500$4.88$2,440.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015M Shan AtkinsDirectorBuy4,500$6.85$30,825.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2015M Shan AtkinsDirectorBuy6,500$6.80$44,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2015Steven R. BromleyDirectorSell60,000$7.04$422,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Douglas GreeneDirectorBuy50,000$7.02$351,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Hendrik JacobsInsiderBuy15,000$6.87$103,050.00View SEC Filing  
9/28/2015Tourbillon Capital Partners, LMajor ShareholderSell50,000$5.15$257,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015Jeremy KendallDirectorSell5,000$13.04$65,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2015Jeremy KendallDirectorSell50,000$12.72$636,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2015John RuelleCAOSell22,000$10.03$220,660.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2015Allan Glen RouthDirectorSell40,000$10.33$413,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2015Alan MurrayDirectorBuy19,230$10.44$200,761.20View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015Steven R BromleyCEOSell34,563$10.38$358,763.94View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Allan Glen RouthDirectorSell60,000$9.95$597,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2015Jeremy KendallDirectorSell15,000$10.00$150,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Allan Glen RouthDirectorSell10,000$11.85$118,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/28/2014Jeremy KendallDirectorSell10,000$13.50$135,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Allan Glen RouthDirectorSell15,000$12.14$182,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Allan Glen RouthDirectorSell10,000$12.04$120,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014Allan Glen RouthDirectorSell25,000$13.16$329,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2014Allan Glen RouthDirectorSell10,000$13.23$132,300.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Vic HepburnDirectorSell10,000$13.38$133,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014Allan Glen RouthDirectorSell35,000$13.50$472,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014Michael DetlefsenDirectorBuy5,000$12.31$61,550.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014John RuelleCAOSell12,000$12.20$146,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/19/2014Allan Glen RouthDirectorSell75,000$10.52$789,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Michael DetlefsenDirectorBuy5,000$9.35$46,750.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Michael DetlefsenDirectorBuy5,000$9.05$45,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013Hendrik JacobsCOOSell50,000$9.05$452,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013West Face Capital Inc.major shareholderSell1,110,200$9.00$9,991,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2013Allan Glen RouthDirectorSell25,000$7.51$187,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2013Allan Glen RouthDirectorSell20,000$7.84$156,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2013Allan Glen RouthDirectorSell10,000$8.02$80,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013Michael DetlefsenDirectorBuy1,000$7.89$7,890.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Allan Glen RouthDirectorSell10,000$7.41$74,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Jeremy KendallDirectorSell10,000$7.50$75,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Jeremy KendallDirectorSell10,000$7.32$73,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2012West Face Capital Inc.major shareholderBuy130,300$5.94$773,982.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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