B&G Foods Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.24 (+0.73 %)
(As of 06/11/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume1.02 million shs
Average Volume1.76 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.14 billion
P/E Ratio16.33
Dividend Yield5.80%
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About B&G Foods

B&G Foods, Inc. manufactures, sells, and distributes a portfolio of shelf-stable and frozen foods, and household products in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. The company's products include frozen and canned vegetables, oatmeal and other hot cereals, fruit spreads, canned meats and beans, bagel chips, spices, seasonings, hot sauces, wine vinegars, maple syrups, molasses, salad dressings, pizza crusts, Mexican-style sauces, dry soups, taco shells and kits, salsas, pickles, peppers, tomato-based products, baking powder and soda, corn starch, cookies and crackers, nut clusters, and other specialty products. It markets its products under various brands, including Ac'cent, B&G, B&M, Back to Nature, Baker's Joy, Bear Creek Country Kitchens, Brer Rabbit, Canoleo, Cary's, Clabber Girl, Cream of Rice, Cream of Wheat, Crisco, Dash, Davis, Devonsheer, Don Pepino, Durkee, Emeril's, Farmwise, Grandma's Molasses, Green Giant, JJ Flats, Joan of Arc, Las Palmas, Le Sueur, MacDonald's, Mama Mary's, Maple Grove Farms of Vermont, McCann's, Molly McButter, New York Flatbreads, New York Style, Old London, Ortega, Polaner, Red Devil, Regina, Rumford, Sa-són, Sclafani, SnackWell's, Spice Islands, Spring Tree, Sugar Twin, Tone's, Trappey's, TrueNorth, Underwood, Vermont Maid, Victoria, and Weber and Wright's. The company also sells, markets, and distributes household products under the Static Guard brand. It sells and distributes its products directly, as well as through a network of independent brokers and distributors to supermarket chains, food service outlets, mass merchants, warehouse clubs, non-food outlets, and specialty distributors. The company was formerly known as B&G Foods Holdings Corp. and changed its name to B&G Foods, Inc. in October 2004. B&G Foods, Inc. was founded in 1822 and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sales & Book Value






Overall MarketRank

1.77 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

51st out of 310 stocks

Food & Kindred Products Industry

3rd out of 25 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.9Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is B&G Foods a buy right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for B&G Foods in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 5 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" B&G Foods stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BGS, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is B&G Foods' next earnings date?

B&G Foods is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 29th 2021.
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How were B&G Foods' earnings last quarter?

B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE:BGS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 10th. The company reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $505.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $523.88 million. B&G Foods had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 18.10% and a net margin of 6.46%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 12.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.46 EPS.
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How has B&G Foods' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

B&G Foods' stock was trading at $15.02 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BGS stock has increased by 119.6% and is now trading at $32.99.
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How often does B&G Foods pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for B&G Foods?

B&G Foods announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 18th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, June 30th will be given a dividend of $0.475 per share on Friday, July 30th. This represents a $1.90 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.76%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 29th.
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Is B&G Foods a good dividend stock?

B&G Foods pays an annual dividend of $1.90 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.80%. BGS has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. B&G Foods does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of B&G Foods is 84.07%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, B&G Foods will have a dividend payout ratio of 81.20% in the coming year. This indicates that B&G Foods may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What guidance has B&G Foods issued on next quarter's earnings?

B&G Foods issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, June, 8th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $- for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.05 billion-2.10 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.06 billion.

What price target have analysts set for BGS?

6 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for B&G Foods' stock. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $31.00. On average, they expect B&G Foods' stock price to reach $27.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 18.2%.
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Who are B&G Foods' key executives?

B&G Foods' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. David L. Wenner, Interim Pres, CEO & Director (Age 72, Pay $1M)
  • Mr. Bruce C. Wacha, CFO & Exec. VP of Fin. (Age 49, Pay $1M)
  • Mr. Scott E. Lerner, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Sec. & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 48, Pay $1.1M)
  • Mr. Erich A. Fritz, Exec. VP & Chief Supply Chain Officer (Age 70, Pay $944.39k)
  • Mr. Jordan E. Greenberg, Exec. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 53, Pay $865.49k)
  • Mr. Michael D. Adasczik, VP of Fin. & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 47)
  • Mr. Eric H. Hart, Exec. VP of HR & Chief HR Officer (Age 54)
  • Ms. Ellen M. Schum, Exec. VP & Chief Customer Officer (Age 55)

What is David L. Wenner's approval rating as B&G Foods' CEO?

15 employees have rated B&G Foods CEO David L. Wenner on Glassdoor.com. David L. Wenner has an approval rating of 41% among B&G Foods' employees. This puts David L. Wenner in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of B&G Foods' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of B&G Foods own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other B&G Foods investors own include AT&T (T), Cisco Systems (CSCO), AbbVie (ABBV), Pfizer (PFE), Verizon Communications (VZ), Intel (INTC), General Electric (GE), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Bank of America (BAC) and Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY).

What is B&G Foods' stock symbol?

B&G Foods trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BGS."

Who are B&G Foods' major shareholders?

B&G Foods' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.58%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.90%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.17%), Champlain Investment Partners LLC (1.93%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.59%) and Morgan Stanley (1.56%). Company insiders that own B&G Foods stock include David L Wenner and Deann L Brunts.
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Which major investors are selling B&G Foods stock?

BGS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd., Champlain Investment Partners LLC, Armistice Capital LLC, Federated Hermes Inc., Northern Trust Corp, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP, and Advisory Services Network LLC.
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Which major investors are buying B&G Foods stock?

BGS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Factorial Partners LLC, BlackRock Inc., Amundi Asset Management US Inc., Advisory Research Inc., Millennium Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Barclays PLC, and Caption Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought B&G Foods stock in the last two years include David L Wenner, and Deann L Brunts.
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How do I buy shares of B&G Foods?

Shares of BGS 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 B&G Foods' stock price today?

One share of BGS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.99.

How much money does B&G Foods make?

B&G Foods has a market capitalization of $2.14 billion and generates $1.97 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $131.99 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.26 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does B&G Foods have?

B&G Foods employs 3,207 workers across the globe.

What is B&G Foods' official website?

The official website for B&G Foods is www.bgfoods.com.

Where are B&G Foods' headquarters?

B&G Foods is headquartered at FOUR GATEHALL DRIVE SUITE 110, PARSIPPANY NJ, 07054.

How can I contact B&G Foods?

B&G Foods' mailing address is FOUR GATEHALL DRIVE SUITE 110, PARSIPPANY NJ, 07054. The company can be reached via phone at 973-401-6500.

This page was last updated on 6/12/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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