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Hostess Brands (TWNK) Stock Price, News & Analysis

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Today's Range
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Average Volume
1.86 million shs
Market Capitalization
$4.42 billion
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Hostess Brands MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.00 Rating Score
8.5% Downside
$30.46 Price Target
Short Interest
Dividend Strength
News Sentiment
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $1.12 to $1.22 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

0.15 out of 5 stars

Consumer Defensive Sector

1st out of 1 stocks

Packaged Foods Industry

1st out of 1 stocks

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About Hostess Brands Stock (NASDAQ:TWNK)

Hostess Brands, Inc. develops, manufactures, markets, sells, and distributes snack products in the United States and Canada. The company provides a range of snack cakes, donuts, sweet rolls, breakfast pastries, cookies, snack pies, sweet baked goods, wafers, bread and buns, danishes, honey buns, coffee cakes, and sugar-free products. It offers its products under the Hostess, Dolly Madison, Cloverhill, Voortman, CupCakes, Twinkies, Donettes, Sno Balls, Ding Dongs, Zingers, Ho Hos, and Big Texas brands. The company was formerly known as Gores Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to Hostess Brands, Inc. in November 2016. Hostess Brands, Inc. was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Lenexa, Kansas. As of November 7, 2023, Hostess Brands, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of The J. M. Smucker Company.

TWNK Stock News Headlines

MGP Hires Vice President of Investor Relations
Hostess Brand’s announces new mashup Donette
J.M. Smucker closes on acquisition of Hostess Brands
Hostess Brands Reports Third Quarter 2023 Results
Hershey (HSY) Beats Q3 Earnings and Revenue Estimates
Thanks to Hostess, I've Lost My Appetite for Smucker
What the Smuck?!? Analysts highlight Hostess deal risks
The J.M. Smucker (SJM) to Buy Hostess Brands: Things to Know
Hostess Brands (TWNK) to be Acquired by The J.M. Smucker
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Company Calendar

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Packaged Foods
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

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Potential Upside/Downside
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Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
9 Analysts


Net Income
$164.20 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.36 billion
Cash Flow
$1.47 per share
Book Value
$14.13 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$4.42 billion
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Andrew P. Callahan (Age 57)
    President, CEO & Director
    Comp: $2.86M
  • Mr. Travis Leonard (Age 50)
    Executive VP, CFO and Principal Financial & Accounting Officer
    Comp: $973.44k
  • Ms. Jolyn Jenssen Sebree (Age 51)
    Senior VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
    Comp: $905.39k
  • Mr. Daniel James O'Leary (Age 49)
    Executive VP & Chief Growth Officer
    Comp: $1.23M
  • Mr. Arist R. Mastorides (Age 56)
    Executive VP & Chief Customer Officer
    Comp: $1M
  • Mr. Amit Sharma C.F.A.
    Vice President of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Robert Chisholm Weber (Age 54)
    Senior VP & Chief People Officer
  • Mr. Darryl Patrick Riley (Age 63)
    Senior VP & Chief Sustainability Officer
  • Mr. Adrian Poretti (Age 54)
    Senior VP & Chief Supply Chain Officer

TWNK Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Hostess Brands stock right now?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hostess Brands in the last twelve months. There are currently 9 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" TWNK shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in TWNK, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Hostess Brands' stock price target for 2024?

9 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Hostess Brands' shares. Their TWNK share price targets range from $24.00 to $34.25. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $30.46 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.5%.
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How were Hostess Brands' earnings last quarter?

Hostess Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:TWNK) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 7th. The company reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.26 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $352.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $366.09 million. Hostess Brands had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.74% and a net margin of 9.10%. Hostess Brands's revenue was up 1.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.23 earnings per share.

What ETF holds Hostess Brands' stock?

SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap ETF holds 246,255 shares of TWNK stock, representing 0.38% of its portfolio.

What other stocks do shareholders of Hostess Brands own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Hostess Brands investors own include Cisco Systems (CSCO), Brookfield Infrastructure Partners (BIP), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Netflix (NFLX), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), General Electric (GE), Verizon Communications (VZ), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Boeing (BA).

Who are Hostess Brands' major shareholders?

Hostess Brands' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include American Capital Advisory LLC (0.02%). Insiders that own company stock include Michael Gernigin and Michael John Cramer.
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This page (NASDAQ:TWNK) was last updated on 6/16/2024 by Staff

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