NASDAQ:STKL - SunOpta Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$4.55 +0.04 (+0.89 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 04:22 AM ET)
Previous Close$4.51
Today's Range$4.50 - $4.74
52-Week Range$4.14 - $9.10
Volume404,542 shs
Average Volume359,721 shs
Market Capitalization$401.05 million
P/E Ratio-32.50
Dividend YieldN/A
SunOpta Inc. sources non-genetically modified (non-GMO) and organic ingredients; and manufactures food and beverage products in the United States, Canada, Europe, Mexico, and Ethiopia. The company operates through Global Ingredients and Consumer Products segments. The Global Ingredients segment offers organic fruit- and vegetable-based raw materials and ingredients, sweeteners, cocoa, coffees, ancient grains, nuts, seeds and pulses, and other organic food products; identity preserved, non-GMO, and organic seeds and grains, including soy, corn, and sunflower; and seed and grain-based animal feed, and pet food products. It also provides processing and contract manufacturing services comprising seed and grain conditioning services for soy, corn, and sunflower; grain milling for corn with various granulations and batch sizing; coffee and sesame seed processing; and dry and oil roasting and packaging. In addition, this segment offers liquid and dried format seed, grain, and cocoa based ingredients; and specialty organic functional ingredients. The Consumer Products segment provides aseptic beverages, such as almond, soy, coconut, rice, and other non-dairy beverages, as well as broths, teas, and nutritional beverages; and organic and conventional beverage products comprising shelf stable and refrigerated juices, specialty beverages, and functional waters. It also offers natural and organic frozen fruits and vegetables; specialty fruit toppings and bases; and natural and organic fruit-based snacks. The company was formerly known as Stake Technology Ltd. and changed its name to SunOpta Inc. in October 2003. SunOpta Inc. was founded in 1973 and is headquartered in Mississauga, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Farm-product raw materials
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNASDAQ:STKL
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.98
Current Ratio1.23
Quick Ratio0.38


Trailing P/E Ratio-32.50
Forward P/E Ratio-20.68
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.28 billion
Price / Sales0.31
Cash Flow$1.5799 per share
Price / Cash Flow2.88
Book Value$2.79 per share
Price / Book1.63


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.14)
Net Income$-135,320,000.00
Net Margins-10.52%
Return on Equity-7.59%
Return on Assets-1.80%


Outstanding Shares87,380,000
Market Cap$401.05 million

SunOpta (NASDAQ:STKL) Frequently Asked Questions

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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 7th. The company reported ($0.04) EPS for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of ($0.04). The business earned $308.37 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $317.80 million. SunOpta had a negative return on equity of 7.59% and a negative net margin of 10.52%. View SunOpta's Earnings History.

When is SunOpta's next earnings date?

SunOpta is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for SunOpta.

What price target have analysts set for STKL?

1 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for SunOpta's stock. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $10.00. On average, they anticipate SunOpta's stock price to reach $10.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 119.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for SunOpta.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for SunOpta?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SunOpta in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for SunOpta.

Has SunOpta been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about STKL stock has been trending neutral on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. SunOpta earned a daily sentiment score of 0.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of SunOpta's key competitors?

Who are SunOpta's key executives?

SunOpta's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David J. Colo, Pres, CEO & Non-Independent Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Robert McKeracher, VP & CFO (Age 41)
  • Ms. Jill Barnett, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 44)
  • Mr. Gerard J. Versteegh, Sr. VP of Global Ingredients (Age 56)
  • Mr. John M. Ruelle, Sr. VP of RMSS & Corp. Devel. (Age 48)

Who are SunOpta's major shareholders?

SunOpta's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Morgan Stanley (4.83%), FMR LLC (4.11%), Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank (1.93%), Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co. LLC (1.73%), Point72 Asset Management L.P. (1.73%) and Clearbridge Investments LLC (1.47%). Company insiders that own SunOpta stock include David Colo, George Miketa, Jeffrey Gough, John Ruelle, Lovas Katrina Houde, M Shan Atkins, Mike Buick, Oaktree Huntington Investment, Richard Dean Hollis, Robert Duchscher and Robert Mckeracher. View Institutional Ownership Trends for SunOpta.

Which major investors are selling SunOpta stock?

STKL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Caxton Associates LP, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Montag A & Associates Inc. and Tokio Marine Asset Management Co. Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for SunOpta.

Which major investors are buying SunOpta stock?

STKL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co. LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., United Services Automobile Association, Royce & Associates LP, FMR LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Citadel Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought SunOpta stock in the last two years include David Colo, George Miketa, Jeffrey Gough, M Shan Atkins, Mike Buick, Oaktree Huntington Investment, Richard Dean Hollis and Robert Duchscher. View Insider Buying and Selling for SunOpta.

How do I buy shares of SunOpta?

Shares of STKL 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 SunOpta's stock price today?

One share of STKL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.55.

How big of a company is SunOpta?

SunOpta has a market capitalization of $401.05 million and generates $1.28 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-135,320,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.14) on an earnings per share basis. SunOpta employs 1,800 workers across the globe.

What is SunOpta's official website?

The official website for SunOpta is

How can I contact SunOpta?

SunOpta's mailing address is 2233 ARGENTIA ROAD, MISSISSAUGA A6, L5N 2X7. The company can be reached via phone at 905-821-1990.

MarketBeat Community Rating for SunOpta (NASDAQ STKL)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  306 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  276 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  582
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SunOpta and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe STKL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe STKL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by Staff

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