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: $813.06 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 86,496,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $8.78
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.77
  • 52 Week Range: $6.00 - $10.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 42.73
  • 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) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 9th. The company reported ($0.01) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $336.45 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $341.18 million. SunOpta had a negative return on equity of 0.70% and a negative net margin of 3.70%. The firm's revenue was down 3.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm 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 stock. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $11.50. On average, they anticipate SunOpta's stock price to reach $9.33 in the next twelve months. 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 variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include TOURBILLON CAPITAL PARTNERS, L.P. (8.50%). 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.

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 10/20/2015 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)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by

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)


Headline Trends for SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL)
Latest Headlines for SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL)
DateHeadline logoAdvancePierre Foods Holdings (APFH) vs. SunOpta (STKL) Head to Head Contrast - October 16 at 10:30 AM logo5 Food Stocks Offering Tastier Returns than S&P 500 - October 12 at 3:39 PM logoSunOpta, Inc. (STKL) Lifted to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research - October 11 at 8:28 PM logo$0.02 Earnings Per Share Expected for SunOpta, Inc. (STKL) This Quarter - October 11 at 10:24 AM logoSunOpta (STKL) and McCormick & Company, (MKC) Critical Contrast - October 10 at 10:21 PM logoSunOpta, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:STKL) : October 9, 2017 - October 10 at 7:10 AM logoSunOpta, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : STKL-US : October 6, 2017 - October 6 at 10:46 AM logoFY2018 EPS Estimates for SunOpta, Inc. (STKL) Boosted by Analyst - October 5 at 12:58 PM logoSunOpta, Inc. (STKL) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - September 30 at 12:44 PM logoSunOpta Enters Oversold Territory (STKL) - September 30 at 12:27 PM logoA Sale Could Come Next After Hain Celestial Settles With Activist Glenn Welling - September 28 at 11:35 AM logoSunOpta (STKL) Reports Exit from Nutrition Bar Operations as Part ... - - September 27 at 10:24 PM logoSunOpta (STKL) & Its Peers Head to Head Review - September 27 at 8:34 AM logoFinancial Comparison: SunOpta (STKL) and Its Peers - September 25 at 4:10 PM logoMondelez International (MDLZ) vs. SunOpta (STKL) Head-To-Head Survey - September 24 at 6:20 PM logoSunOpta, Inc. (STKL) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $351.25 Million - September 24 at 3:00 AM logo Analysts Anticipate SunOpta, Inc. (STKL) Will Post Earnings of $0.02 Per Share - September 22 at 6:22 PM logoRobert Mckeracher Sells 36,533 Shares of SunOpta, Inc. (STKL) Stock - September 15 at 7:46 PM logoGeneral Mills (GIS) and SunOpta (STKL) Critical Comparison - September 9 at 10:30 PM logoSunOpta (STKL) & its Competitors Financial Analysis - September 9 at 4:30 PM logoJohn Ruelle Sells 38,361 Shares of SunOpta, Inc. (STKL) Stock - September 8 at 8:22 PM logoSunOpta, Inc. (STKL) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - September 5 at 12:32 PM logoAnalyzing SunOpta (STKL) & Blue Apron Holdings (APRN) - September 5 at 12:30 AM logoSunOpta, Inc. (STKL) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.02 Per Share - September 4 at 12:20 AM logoPre-Market Technical Pulse on Processed & Packaged Goods Stocks -- Snyder's Lance, SunOpta, Hostess Brands, and Treehouse Foods - August 29 at 8:16 AM logoETFs with exposure to SunOpta, Inc. : August 25, 2017 - August 25 at 9:39 PM logoSunOpta Recalls Certain Frozen Organic Dark Sweet Pitted Cherry Products - August 24 at 1:28 PM logo$351.25 Million in Sales Expected for SunOpta, Inc. (STKL) This Quarter - August 18 at 7:44 AM logoSunOpta, Inc. :STKL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 17, 2017 - August 18 at 7:35 AM logoJeffrey Gough Acquires 5,000 Shares of SunOpta, Inc. (NASDAQ:STKL) Stock - August 14 at 1:28 PM logoHead to Head Contrast: Kraft Foods Group (KRFTV) & SunOpta (STKL) - August 13 at 8:10 PM logoSunOpta, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:STKL) : August 12, 2017 - August 12 at 8:09 AM logoSunOpta, Inc. (NASDAQ:STKL) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - August 11 at 6:06 PM logoWilliam Blair Weighs in on SunOpta, Inc.'s Q3 2017 Earnings (NASDAQ:STKL) - August 11 at 11:40 AM logoSunOpta, Inc. (NASDAQ:STKL) Forecasted to Earn FY2018 Earnings of $0.16 Per Share - August 10 at 12:38 PM logoSunOpta, Inc. (NASDAQ:STKL) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.04 EPS - August 9 at 3:48 PM logoHershey Company (The) (HSY) vs. SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL) Financial Analysis - August 7 at 2:38 PM logo Analysts Expect SunOpta, Inc. (NASDAQ:STKL) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $339.77 Million - July 31 at 8:19 AM logoSunOpta, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : STKL-US : July 28, 2017 - July 29 at 7:34 AM logoSunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL) and Dean Foods (DF) Financial Contrast - July 21 at 4:36 PM logoInitiating Research Reports on Processed and Packaged Goods Equities ... - July 21 at 7:26 AM logoSunOpta, Inc. (NASDAQ:STKL) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - July 17 at 12:32 PM logo$339.77 Million in Sales Expected for SunOpta, Inc. (STKL) This Quarter - July 7 at 3:03 PM logo Analysts Expect SunOpta, Inc. (NASDAQ:STKL) to Announce $0.01 EPS - July 5 at 9:50 AM logoOaktree Capital Acquires Additional 1.39M Securities of SunOpta (STKL) in Q2 - June 22 at 6:50 PM logoSUNOPTA INC. Files SEC form 8-K/A, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits - March 13 at 7:39 PM logoAfter Hours Most Active for Mar 6, 2017 : HST, NRG, HPE, PM, KO, GE, MNST, STKL, AAPL, FB, QQQ, EBAY - Nasdaq - March 6 at 7:17 PM logoSunOpta Plagued By Overvalued Stock And Costly Acquisitions - Seeking Alpha - March 5 at 8:50 AM logoSUNOPTA INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 2 at 8:07 PM logoTop Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Activision Blizzard, Anheuser-Busch, Amphenol, Biogen, Goldman Sachs BDC, Pure Storage and More - March 2 at 10:40 AM



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