NASDAQ:TWNK - Hostess Brands Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$11.19 +0.11 (+0.99 %)
(As of 12/18/2018 11:54 AM ET)
Previous Close$11.08
Today's Range$11.09 - $11.25
52-Week Range$9.86 - $15.40
Volume14,399 shs
Average Volume797,947 shs
Market Capitalization$1.46 billion
P/E Ratio17.75
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.33
Hostess Brands, Inc., a packaged food company, develops, manufactures, markets, sells, and distributes fresh sweet baked goods in the United States. It primarily offer coffee cakes, cinnamon rolls, honey buns, brownies, bread and buns, jumbo muffins, and eclairs under the Twinkies, CupCakes, Ding Dongs, Zingers, HoHos, Donettes, Dolly Madison, and Superior on Main 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 Kansas City, Missouri.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Bakery products
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNASDAQ:TWNK
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone816-701-4600

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.64
Current Ratio2.13
Quick Ratio1.85

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio17.75
Forward P/E Ratio21.52
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$776.19 million
Price / Sales1.88
Cash Flow$0.8039 per share
Price / Cash Flow13.92
Book Value$11.32 per share
Price / Book0.99

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.63
Net Income$223.89 million
Net Margins27.74%
Return on Equity3.76%
Return on Assets1.90%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,340
Outstanding Shares130,170,000
Market Cap$1.46 billion
OptionableOptionable

Hostess Brands (NASDAQ:TWNK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hostess Brands' stock symbol?

Hostess Brands trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "TWNK."

How were Hostess Brands' earnings last quarter?

Hostess Brands Inc (NASDAQ:TWNK) released its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 7th. The company reported $0.10 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $211 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $208.64 million. Hostess Brands had a return on equity of 3.76% and a net margin of 27.74%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 9.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.14 EPS. View Hostess Brands' Earnings History.

When is Hostess Brands' next earnings date?

Hostess Brands is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 27th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Hostess Brands.

What guidance has Hostess Brands issued on next quarter's earnings?

Hostess Brands updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, November, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.52-0.55 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.54.

What price target have analysts set for TWNK?

10 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Hostess Brands' shares. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $20.00. On average, they expect Hostess Brands' stock price to reach $14.6667 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 31.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Hostess Brands.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Hostess Brands?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hostess Brands in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Hostess Brands.

Has Hostess Brands been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about TWNK stock have trended negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Hostess Brands earned a daily sentiment score of -2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Hostess Brands' key competitors?

Who are Hostess Brands' key executives?

Hostess Brands' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. C. Dean Metropoulos, Exec. Chairman (Age 72)
  • Mr. Thomas Alan Peterson, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 45)
  • Mr. Andrew Wilson Jacobs, Exec. VP & COO (Age 50)
  • Mr. Michael John Cramer, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 65)
  • Ms. Jolyn Jenssen Sebree, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 46)

Who are Hostess Brands' major shareholders?

Hostess Brands' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (6.29%), Vanguard Group Inc (6.29%), BlackRock Inc. (5.01%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (4.76%), River Road Asset Management LLC (4.52%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.39%). Company insiders that own Hostess Brands stock include Andrew Wilson Jacobs, Cdm Hostess Class C, Llc, Craig D Steeneck, Gores Sponsor Llc, Larry E Bodner, Michael John Cramer, Neil P Defeo and William Douglas Toler. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Hostess Brands.

Which institutional investors are selling Hostess Brands stock?

TWNK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Channing Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC, Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Falcon Point Capital LLC and American Century Companies Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hostess Brands.

Which institutional investors are buying Hostess Brands stock?

TWNK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc., River Road Asset Management LLC, Phocas Financial Corp. and Fenimore Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Hostess Brands stock in the last two years include Andrew Wilson Jacobs, Craig D Steeneck, Larry E Bodner, Michael John Cramer, Neil P Defeo and William Douglas Toler. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hostess Brands.

How do I buy shares of Hostess Brands?

Shares of TWNK 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 Hostess Brands' stock price today?

One share of TWNK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.18.

How big of a company is Hostess Brands?

Hostess Brands has a market capitalization of $1.46 billion and generates $776.19 million in revenue each year. The company earns $223.89 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.63 on an earnings per share basis. Hostess Brands employs 1,340 workers across the globe.

What is Hostess Brands' official website?

The official website for Hostess Brands is http://www.hostessbrands.com.

How can I contact Hostess Brands?

Hostess Brands' mailing address is 1 EAST ARMOUR BOULEVARD, KANSAS CITY MO, 64111. The company can be reached via phone at 816-701-4600.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Hostess Brands (NASDAQ TWNK)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  151 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  191 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  342
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hostess Brands and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe TWNK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe TWNK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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