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B&G Foods Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.01 (+0.04%)
(As of 07/6/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
742,343 shs
Average Volume
1.07 million shs
Market Capitalization
$1.65 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

B&G Foods MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
1.50 Rating Score
12.5% Upside
$27.00 Price Target
Short Interest
17.03% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $1.65 to $1.78 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

1.73 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

109th out of 196 stocks

Food & Kindred Products Industry

14th out of 20 stocks

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About B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) Stock

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, vegetables, canola and other cooking oils, vegetable shortening, cooking sprays, oatmeal and other hot cereals, fruit spreads, canned meats and beans, bagel chips, spices, seasonings, hot sauces, wine vinegar, 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, Grandma's Molasses, Green Giant, 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, 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, foodservice 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.

BGS Stock News Headlines

B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) Shares Gap Down to $24.88
BGS Breaks Above 8% Yield Territory
B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE:BGS) Announces $0.48 Quarterly Dividend
Piper Sandler Upgrades B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) to "Neutral"
New Strong Sell Stocks for May 9th
Earnings Preview: B&G Foods
B&G Foods: Q4 Earnings Insights
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Food & kindred products
Packaged Foods & Meats
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 5/2 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 8/1 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
High Stock Price Forecast
Low Stock Price Forecast
Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
2 Analysts


Net Income
$67.36 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.06 billion
Cash Flow
$3.83 per share
Book Value
$14.18 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$1.65 billion

B&G Foods Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell B&G Foods stock right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for B&G Foods in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research 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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What is B&G Foods' stock price forecast for 2022?

2 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for B&G Foods' shares. Their BGS stock forecasts range from $23.00 to $32.00. On average, they predict B&G Foods' share price to reach $27.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.5% from the stock's current price.
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How has B&G Foods' stock price performed in 2022?

B&G Foods' stock was trading at $30.73 at the start of the year. Since then, BGS stock has decreased by 21.9% and is now trading at $24.00.
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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, August 4th 2022.
View our earnings forecast for B&G Foods

How were B&G Foods' earnings last quarter?

B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE:BGS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 5th. The company reported $0.34 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.39 by $0.05. The business had revenue of $532.41 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $512.02 million. B&G Foods had a net margin of 3.08% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.91%. B&G Foods's revenue for the quarter was up 5.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.52 EPS.
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How often does B&G Foods pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for B&G Foods?

B&G Foods declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 17th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 30th will be given a dividend of $0.475 per share on Monday, August 1st. This represents a $1.90 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.92%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 29th.
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Is B&G Foods a good dividend stock?

B&G Foods(NYSE:BGS) pays an annual dividend of $1.90 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.92%. BGS has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of B&G Foods is 195.88%. 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 106.74% 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 updated its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 26th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.65-$1.75 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.74. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.10 billion-$2.14 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.10 billion.

Who are B&G Foods' key executives?

B&G Foods' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Kenneth Charles Keller Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60, Pay $1.29M)
  • Mr. Bruce C. Wacha, CFO & Exec. VP of Fin. (Age 50, Pay $570.84k)
  • Mr. Scott E. Lerner, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Sec. & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 49, Pay $602.22k)
  • Mr. Erich A. Fritz, Exec. VP & Chief Supply Chain Officer (Age 71, Pay $509.5k)
  • Mr. Jordan E. Greenberg, Exec. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 54, Pay $473.09k)
  • Mr. Michael D. Adasczik, VP of Fin. & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. Eric H. Hart, Exec. VP of HR & Chief HR Officer (Age 55)
  • Ms. Ellen M. Schum, Exec. VP & Chief Customer Officer (Age 56)
  • Sarah Jarolem, Sr. Director of Corp. Strategy & Bus. Devel.

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.

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."

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 $24.00.

How much money does B&G Foods make?

B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) has a market capitalization of $1.65 billion and generates $2.06 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $67.36 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.97 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does B&G Foods have?

B&G Foods employs 2,847 workers across the globe.

How can I contact B&G Foods?

B&G Foods' mailing address is FOUR GATEHALL DRIVE SUITE 110, PARSIPPANY NJ, 07054. The official website for B&G Foods is www.bgfoods.com. The company can be reached via phone at (973) 401-6500 or via fax at 973-401-6543.

This page (NYSE:BGS) was last updated on 7/7/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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