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

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$11.75 +0.17 (+1.47 %)
(As of 01/18/2019 04:31 AM ET)
Previous Close$11.58
Today's Range$11.49 - $11.77
52-Week Range$9.86 - $14.98
Volume471,027 shs
Average Volume511,311 shs
Market Capitalization$1.48 billion
P/E Ratio18.65
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.47
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

Industry Bakery products
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNASDAQ:TWNK
CUSIPN/A
Phone816-701-4600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$776.19 million
Cash Flow$0.8327 per share
Book Value$11.32 per share

Profitability

Net Income$223.89 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,340
Market Cap$1.48 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 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.12 by $0.02. The business earned $211 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $208.64 million. Hostess Brands had a net margin of 27.74% and a return on equity of 3.76%. Hostess Brands's revenue was up 9.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business 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 estimate of $0.54.

What price target have analysts set for TWNK?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Hostess Brands' stock. Their forecasts range from $12.00 to $19.00. On average, they anticipate Hostess Brands' share price to reach $14.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.1% 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?

News stories about TWNK stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Hostess Brands earned a coverage optimism score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

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 number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (1.07%). 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 buying Hostess Brands stock?

TWNK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 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 $11.75.

How big of a company is Hostess Brands?

Hostess Brands has a market capitalization of $1.48 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:  153 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  193 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  346
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 1/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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