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High oil prices help Saudi Aramco earn $88B in first half
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Saudi oil company Aramco's half-year profits reach close to $88 billion after posting a 90% surge in second quarter
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NASDAQ:TWNK

Hostess Brands - TWNK Stock Forecast, Price & News

$22.58
+0.16 (+0.71%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$22.36
$22.59
50-Day Range
$19.34
$23.06
52-Week Range
$15.20
$24.27
Volume
554,368 shs
Average Volume
886,500 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.08 billion
P/E Ratio
24.81
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$25.57

Hostess Brands MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.88 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
13.2% Upside
$25.57 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
4.14% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.95mentions of Hostess Brands in the last 14 days
Based on 10 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$150,943 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
13.68%
From $0.95 to $1.08 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.13 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

91st out of 148 stocks

Bakery Products Industry

1st out of 1 stocks

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About Hostess Brands (NASDAQ:TWNK) Stock

Hostess Brands, Inc., a packaged food company, develops, manufactures, markets, sells, and distributes snack products in the United States. 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, Big Texas, Voortman, CupCakes, Twinkies, Donettes, 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.

Hostess Brands Trading Up 0.7 %

NASDAQ:TWNK traded up $0.16 on Friday, reaching $22.58. The company's stock had a trading volume of 554,368 shares, compared to its average volume of 886,500. Hostess Brands has a 12-month low of $15.20 and a 12-month high of $24.27. The company has a quick ratio of 1.97, a current ratio of 2.25 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.62. The firm has a market cap of $3.08 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 24.81 and a beta of 0.59. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $21.16 and a 200 day moving average price of $21.46.

Hostess Brands (NASDAQ:TWNK - Get Rating) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, August 3rd. The company reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.22. Hostess Brands had a return on equity of 7.60% and a net margin of 10.16%. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.23 EPS. On average, equities analysts anticipate that Hostess Brands will post 0.95 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

TWNK has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted their price target on Hostess Brands from $25.00 to $26.00 and gave the stock an "overweight" rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 21st. Citigroup lifted their price objective on Hostess Brands from $26.00 to $28.00 in a research report on Thursday, May 5th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat.com, the stock presently has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and an average price target of $25.57.

Insider Buying and Selling at Hostess Brands

In other Hostess Brands news, insider Michael Gernigin sold 7,060 shares of Hostess Brands stock in a transaction on Friday, May 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $21.38, for a total value of $150,942.80. Following the sale, the insider now owns 6,922 shares in the company, valued at $147,992.36. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Company insiders own 1.10% of the company's stock.

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TWNK Stock News Headlines

Hostess Has a New Take on the Twinkie
Hostess Brands (NASDAQ:TWNK) Shares Gap Down to $23.06
Hostess beats Q2 earnings, highlights inflation
Hostess Brands (TWNK) Q2 Earnings Match Estimates
Hostess finds gains from reducing its packaging
TWNK Jun 2022 25.000 call
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TWNK Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/03/2022
Today
8/14/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/08/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Bakery products
Sub-Industry
N/A
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:TWNK
Fax
N/A
Employees
2,600
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$25.57
High Stock Price Forecast
$28.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$23.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+13.2%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.88
Research Coverage
8 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$119.30 million
Pretax Margin
13.64%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.14 billion
Cash Flow
$1.26 per share
Book Value
$12.90 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
134,996,000
Market Cap
$3.08 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.59

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TWNK Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Hostess Brands stock right now?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hostess Brands in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" TWNK shares.
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What is Hostess Brands' stock price forecast for 2022?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Hostess Brands' shares. Their TWNK share price forecasts range from $23.00 to $28.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $25.57 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have TWNK shares performed in 2022?

Hostess Brands' stock was trading at $20.42 at the start of the year. Since then, TWNK stock has increased by 10.6% and is now trading at $22.58.
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When is Hostess Brands' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 8th 2022.
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How were Hostess Brands' earnings last quarter?

Hostess Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:TWNK) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.22. Hostess Brands had a net margin of 10.16% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.60%. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.23 EPS.

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

Hostess Brands issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 10th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.93-$0.98 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $0.97. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.31B-, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.30 billion.

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).

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.27%), abrdn plc (1.68%), Artemis Investment Management LLP (1.46%), River Road Asset Management LLC (1.39%), Northern Trust Corp (1.26%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.20%). Insiders that own company stock include Andrew Wilson Jacobs, C Dean Metropoulos, Cdm Hostess Class C, Llc, Hostess Cdm Co-Invest, Llc, Michael Gernigin and Michael John Cramer.
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How do I buy shares of Hostess Brands?

Shares of TWNK stock 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 $22.58.

How much money does Hostess Brands make?

Hostess Brands (NASDAQ:TWNK) has a market capitalization of $3.08 billion and generates $1.14 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $119.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.91 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Hostess Brands have?

The company employs 2,600 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Hostess Brands?

Hostess Brands' mailing address is 1 EAST ARMOUR BOULEVARD, KANSAS CITY MO, 64111. The official website for the company is www.hostessbrands.com. The company can be reached via phone at (816) 701-4600 or via email at katie.turner@icrinc.com.

This page (NASDAQ:TWNK) was last updated on 8/14/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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