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

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$12.42 +0.21 (+1.72 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 04:33 AM ET)
Previous Close$12.42
Today's Range$12.0394 - $12.43
52-Week Range$11.00 - $15.40
Volume583,887 shs
Average Volume971,643 shs
Market Capitalization$1.53 billion
P/E Ratio19.71
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.21
Hostess Brands logoHostess 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
SymbolNASDAQ:TWNK
CUSIPN/A
Phone816-701-4600

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.64
Current Ratio2.03
Quick Ratio1.75

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio19.71
Forward P/E Ratio22.18
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$776.19 million
Price / Sales2.08
Cash Flow$0.8530 per share
Price / Cash14.56
Book Value$11.32 per share
Price / Book1.10

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.63
Net Income$223.89 million
Net Margins28.58%
Return on Equity3.87%
Return on Assets1.89%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,340
Outstanding Shares130,170,000
Market Cap$1.53 billion

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) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 7th. The company reported $0.14 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.04. The company earned $215.85 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $219.50 million. Hostess Brands had a return on equity of 3.87% and a net margin of 28.58%. 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, November, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Hostess Brands.

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

Hostess Brands issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 7th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.52-0.58 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.68.

What price target have analysts set for TWNK?

9 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Hostess Brands' stock. Their forecasts range from $11.00 to $20.00. On average, they anticipate Hostess Brands' share price to reach $15.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Hostess Brands.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Hostess Brands?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hostess Brands in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Hostess Brands.

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)

Has Hostess Brands been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about TWNK stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Hostess Brands earned a news impact score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company an impact score of 47.16 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Hostess Brands.

Who are Hostess Brands' major shareholders?

Hostess Brands' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Janus Henderson Group PLC (6.11%), BlackRock Inc. (4.89%), River Road Asset Management LLC (4.20%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.71%), Channing Capital Management LLC (3.12%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.81%). Company insiders that own Hostess Brands stock include Andrew Wilson Jacobs, C Dean Metropoulos, Cdm Hostess Class C, Llc, Craig D Steeneck, Gores Sponsor Llc, Larry E Bodner, Mark Stone, Michael John Cramer, Neil P Defeo and William Douglas Toler. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Hostess Brands.

Which major 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., FMR LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Paloma Partners Management Co, Eidelman Virant Capital and Boston Partners. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hostess Brands.

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., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, American Century Companies Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, River Road Asset Management LLC, Channing Capital Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. 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 $12.42.

How big of a company is Hostess Brands?

Hostess Brands has a market capitalization of $1.53 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.

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:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  135 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  163 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  298
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 8/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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