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Hostess Brands Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.20 (-1.18%)
(As of 12/1/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.78 million shs
Average Volume
1.45 million shs
Market Capitalization
$2.32 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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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

Bakery products
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.02 billion
Cash Flow
$1.07 per share
Book Value
$12.91 per share


Net Income
$104.68 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$2.32 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.65 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

132nd out of 185 stocks

Bakery Products Industry

1st out of 1 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Hostess Brands (NASDAQ:TWNK) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Hostess Brands a buy right now?

5 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hostess Brands in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Hostess Brands stock.
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How has Hostess Brands' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Hostess Brands' stock was trading at $11.60 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, TWNK shares have increased by 44.7% and is now trading at $16.79.
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Are investors shorting Hostess Brands?

Hostess Brands saw a decline in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 4,390,000 shares, a decline of 69.0% from the October 31st total of 14,170,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,590,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.8 days.
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When is Hostess Brands' next earnings date?

Hostess Brands is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 23rd 2022.
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How were Hostess Brands' earnings last quarter?

Hostess Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:TWNK) issued its earnings results on Monday, November, 8th. The company reported $0.21 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.20 by $0.01. Hostess Brands had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.97% and a net margin of 9.66%. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.19 earnings per share.
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What guidance has Hostess Brands issued on next quarter's earnings?

Hostess Brands issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 30th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.830-$0.870 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.850. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.12 billion-$1.13 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.11 billion.

What price target have analysts set for TWNK?

5 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Hostess Brands' shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $22.00. On average, they expect Hostess Brands' share price to reach $19.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.2% 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
  • Michael J. Gernigin, Senior VP, Chief Financial & Accounting Officer
  • Darryl P. Riley, Senior Vice President-Quality, Food Safety, R&D
  • Jolyn J. Sebree, Senior Vice President & General Counsel
  • Michael J. Cramer, Chief Administrative Officer

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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.39%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.34%), Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT (5.66%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (5.59%), Wellington Management Group LLP (4.95%) and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (4.41%). Company insiders that own Hostess Brands stock include Andrew Wilson Jacobs and Hostess Cdm Co-Invest, Llc.
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Which institutional investors are selling Hostess Brands stock?

TWNK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, BlackRock Inc., Deutsche Bank AG, Millennium Management LLC, Segantii Capital Management Ltd, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, and Victory Capital Management Inc..
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Which institutional investors are buying Hostess Brands stock?

TWNK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Man Group plc, Royal Bank of Canada, Capital World Investors, Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., Point72 Asset Management L.P., and Comerica Bank.
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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 $16.79.

How much money does Hostess Brands make?

Hostess Brands has a market capitalization of $2.32 billion and generates $1.02 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $104.68 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.77 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 www.hostessbrands.com.

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 12/2/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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