Hostess Brands Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.08 (-0.50 %)
(As of 09/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume1.15 million shs
Average Volume1.36 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.09 billion
P/E Ratio21.15
Dividend YieldN/A
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About Hostess Brands

Hostess Brands, Inc. engages in developing, manufacturing, marketing, selling and distributing baked goods. It operates through Snacking segment, which consists of sweet baked goods, cookies, bread and buns, and frozen retail products that are sold under the Hostess �, Dolly Madison �, Cloverhill �, Big Texas �, and Voortman � brands. The company was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Lenexa, KS.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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Overall MarketRank

1.42 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

139th out of 179 stocks

Bakery Products Industry

1st out of 1 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Hostess Brands (NASDAQ:TWNK) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Hostess Brands a buy right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hostess Brands in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Hostess Brands stock.
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When is Hostess Brands' next earnings date?

Hostess Brands is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 4th 2021.
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How were Hostess Brands' earnings last quarter?

Hostess Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:TWNK) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $291.49 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $274.80 million. Hostess Brands had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.73% and a net margin of 9.57%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 13.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.22 EPS.
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How has Hostess Brands' stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Hostess Brands' stock was trading at $11.60 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, TWNK stock has increased by 38.5% and is now trading at $16.07.
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What guidance has Hostess Brands issued on next quarter's earnings?

Hostess Brands updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Wednesday, September, 1st. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.830-$0.870 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.840. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.10 billion-$1.12 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.07 billion.

What price target have analysts set for TWNK?

4 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Hostess Brands' stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $18.00. On average, they expect Hostess Brands' share price to reach $17.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Hostess Brands' key executives?

Hostess Brands' management team includes the following people:
  • Andrew P. Callahan, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Brian T. Purcell, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Darryl P. Riley, Senior Vice President-Quality, Food Safety, R&D
  • Michael J. Cramer, Chief Administrative Officer
  • John Lewis Kalal, Chief Supply Chain Officer

Who are some of Hostess Brands' key competitors?

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 The Boeing (BA).

What is Hostess Brands' stock symbol?

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

Who are Hostess Brands' major shareholders?

Hostess Brands' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (9.72%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.01%), Champlain Investment Partners LLC (8.26%), River Road Asset Management LLC (6.49%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.31%) and Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT (5.65%). Company insiders that own Hostess Brands stock include Andrew Wilson Jacobs and Hostess Cdm Co-Invest, Llc.
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Which major investors are selling Hostess Brands stock?

TWNK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including River Road Asset Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Bernzott Capital Advisors, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ . Company insiders that have sold Hostess Brands company stock in the last year include Andrew Wilson Jacobs, and Hostess Cdm Co-Invest, Llc.
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Which major investors are buying Hostess Brands stock?

TWNK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Man Group plc, Segantii Capital Management Ltd, Lazard Asset Management LLC, Amundi, Armistice Capital LLC, and Glenmede Trust Co. NA.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Hostess Brands' stock price today?

One share of TWNK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.07.

How much money does Hostess Brands make?

Hostess Brands has a market capitalization of $2.09 billion and generates $1.02 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $104.68 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.75 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Hostess Brands have?

Hostess Brands employs 3,000 workers across the globe.

What is Hostess Brands' official website?

The official website for Hostess Brands is

Where are Hostess Brands' headquarters?

Hostess Brands is headquartered at 1 EAST ARMOUR BOULEVARD, KANSAS CITY MO, 64111.

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 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/16/2021 by Staff
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