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NYSE:BGS

B&G Foods Competitors

$30.07
+1.87 (+6.63 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$27.87
Now: $30.07
$30.48
50-Day Range
$28.02
MA: $31.99
$41.05
52-Week Range
$10.39
Now: $30.07
$47.84
Volume3.26 million shs
Average Volume2.63 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.93 billion
P/E Ratio14.89
Dividend Yield6.74%
Beta0.5

Competitors

B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) Vs. MDLZ, GIS, HSY, TSN, HRL, and MKC

Should you be buying BGS stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "packaged foods & meats" are considered alternatives and competitors to B&G Foods, including Mondelez International (MDLZ), General Mills (GIS), The Hershey (HSY), Tyson Foods (TSN), Hormel Foods (HRL), and McCormick & Company, Incorporated (MKC).

Mondelez International (NASDAQ:MDLZ) and B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, risk, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and profitability.

Dividends

Mondelez International pays an annual dividend of $1.26 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.3%. B&G Foods pays an annual dividend of $1.90 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.3%. Mondelez International pays out 51.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. B&G Foods pays out 115.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Mondelez International has increased its dividend for 8 consecutive years and B&G Foods has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Profitability

This table compares Mondelez International and B&G Foods' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Mondelez International11.99%13.92%5.72%
B&G Foods6.75%17.25%4.31%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Mondelez International and B&G Foods, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Mondelez International011402.93
B&G Foods16102.00

Mondelez International presently has a consensus price target of $63.7143, suggesting a potential upside of 14.64%. B&G Foods has a consensus price target of $26.40, suggesting a potential downside of 12.20%. Given Mondelez International's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Mondelez International is more favorable than B&G Foods.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Mondelez International and B&G Foods' top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Mondelez International$25.87 billion3.03$3.87 billion$2.4722.50
B&G Foods$1.66 billion1.16$76.39 million$1.6418.34

Mondelez International has higher revenue and earnings than B&G Foods. B&G Foods is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Mondelez International, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

75.1% of Mondelez International shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 72.9% of B&G Foods shares are held by institutional investors. 1.3% of Mondelez International shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.9% of B&G Foods shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Mondelez International has a beta of 0.61, meaning that its stock price is 39% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, B&G Foods has a beta of 0.5, meaning that its stock price is 50% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Mondelez International beats B&G Foods on 14 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

General Mills (NYSE:GIS) and B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, risk, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and profitability.

Dividends

General Mills pays an annual dividend of $2.04 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.6%. B&G Foods pays an annual dividend of $1.90 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.3%. General Mills pays out 56.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. B&G Foods pays out 115.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. General Mills has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and B&G Foods has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Profitability

This table compares General Mills and B&G Foods' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
General Mills13.16%28.60%7.76%
B&G Foods6.75%17.25%4.31%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for General Mills and B&G Foods, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
General Mills17602.36
B&G Foods16102.00

General Mills presently has a consensus price target of $63.0667, suggesting a potential upside of 11.07%. B&G Foods has a consensus price target of $26.40, suggesting a potential downside of 12.20%. Given General Mills' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe General Mills is more favorable than B&G Foods.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares General Mills and B&G Foods' top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
General Mills$17.63 billion1.97$2.18 billion$3.6115.73
B&G Foods$1.66 billion1.16$76.39 million$1.6418.34

General Mills has higher revenue and earnings than B&G Foods. General Mills is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than B&G Foods, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

73.2% of General Mills shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 72.9% of B&G Foods shares are held by institutional investors. 0.5% of General Mills shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.9% of B&G Foods shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

General Mills has a beta of 0.57, meaning that its stock price is 43% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, B&G Foods has a beta of 0.5, meaning that its stock price is 50% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

General Mills beats B&G Foods on 13 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

The Hershey (NYSE:HSY) and B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, risk, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares The Hershey and B&G Foods' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Hershey14.87%70.30%14.48%
B&G Foods6.75%17.25%4.31%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for The Hershey and B&G Foods, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Hershey18802.41
B&G Foods16102.00

The Hershey presently has a consensus price target of $155.0714, suggesting a potential upside of 3.12%. B&G Foods has a consensus price target of $26.40, suggesting a potential downside of 12.20%. Given The Hershey's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe The Hershey is more favorable than B&G Foods.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares The Hershey and B&G Foods' top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Hershey$7.99 billion3.90$1.15 billion$5.7826.02
B&G Foods$1.66 billion1.16$76.39 million$1.6418.34

The Hershey has higher revenue and earnings than B&G Foods. B&G Foods is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than The Hershey, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility & Risk

The Hershey has a beta of 0.31, meaning that its stock price is 69% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, B&G Foods has a beta of 0.5, meaning that its stock price is 50% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

The Hershey pays an annual dividend of $3.22 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. B&G Foods pays an annual dividend of $1.90 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.3%. The Hershey pays out 55.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. B&G Foods pays out 115.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. The Hershey has increased its dividend for 9 consecutive years and B&G Foods has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

52.1% of The Hershey shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 72.9% of B&G Foods shares are held by institutional investors. 29.4% of The Hershey shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.9% of B&G Foods shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

The Hershey beats B&G Foods on 14 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN) and B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership and risk.

Profitability

This table compares Tyson Foods and B&G Foods' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Tyson Foods4.96%13.79%6.01%
B&G Foods6.75%17.25%4.31%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Tyson Foods and B&G Foods, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Tyson Foods05502.50
B&G Foods16102.00

Tyson Foods currently has a consensus price target of $75.75, suggesting a potential upside of 4.18%. B&G Foods has a consensus price target of $26.40, suggesting a potential downside of 12.20%. Given Tyson Foods' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Tyson Foods is more favorable than B&G Foods.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Tyson Foods and B&G Foods' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Tyson Foods$43.19 billion0.61$2.14 billion$5.6412.89
B&G Foods$1.66 billion1.16$76.39 million$1.6418.34

Tyson Foods has higher revenue and earnings than B&G Foods. Tyson Foods is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than B&G Foods, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

Tyson Foods has a beta of 0.76, suggesting that its stock price is 24% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, B&G Foods has a beta of 0.5, suggesting that its stock price is 50% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Tyson Foods pays an annual dividend of $1.78 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. B&G Foods pays an annual dividend of $1.90 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.3%. Tyson Foods pays out 31.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. B&G Foods pays out 115.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Tyson Foods has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years and B&G Foods has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

63.7% of Tyson Foods shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 72.9% of B&G Foods shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.8% of Tyson Foods shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.9% of B&G Foods shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Tyson Foods beats B&G Foods on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Hormel Foods (NYSE:HRL) and B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership and risk.

Profitability

This table compares Hormel Foods and B&G Foods' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Hormel Foods9.45%14.55%10.04%
B&G Foods6.75%17.25%4.31%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Hormel Foods and B&G Foods, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Hormel Foods17001.88
B&G Foods16102.00

Hormel Foods currently has a consensus price target of $45.8571, suggesting a potential downside of 3.90%. B&G Foods has a consensus price target of $26.40, suggesting a potential downside of 12.20%. Given Hormel Foods' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Hormel Foods is more favorable than B&G Foods.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Hormel Foods and B&G Foods' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Hormel Foods$9.61 billion2.68$908.08 million$1.6628.75
B&G Foods$1.66 billion1.16$76.39 million$1.6418.34

Hormel Foods has higher revenue and earnings than B&G Foods. B&G Foods is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Hormel Foods, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

Hormel Foods has a beta of -0.06, suggesting that its stock price is 106% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, B&G Foods has a beta of 0.5, suggesting that its stock price is 50% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Hormel Foods pays an annual dividend of $0.98 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. B&G Foods pays an annual dividend of $1.90 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.3%. Hormel Foods pays out 59.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. B&G Foods pays out 115.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Hormel Foods has raised its dividend for 53 consecutive years and B&G Foods has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

42.8% of Hormel Foods shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 72.9% of B&G Foods shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.8% of Hormel Foods shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.9% of B&G Foods shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Hormel Foods beats B&G Foods on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) and B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) are both consumer staples companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership and risk.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares McCormick & Company, Incorporated and B&G Foods' gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
McCormick & Company, Incorporated$5.35 billion4.21$702.70 million$2.6731.62
B&G Foods$1.66 billion1.16$76.39 million$1.6418.34

McCormick & Company, Incorporated has higher revenue and earnings than B&G Foods. B&G Foods is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than McCormick & Company, Incorporated, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares McCormick & Company, Incorporated and B&G Foods' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
McCormick & Company, Incorporated13.75%20.93%7.24%
B&G Foods6.75%17.25%4.31%

Dividends

McCormick & Company, Incorporated pays an annual dividend of $1.36 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. B&G Foods pays an annual dividend of $1.90 per share and has a dividend yield of 6.3%. McCormick & Company, Incorporated pays out 50.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. B&G Foods pays out 115.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. B&G Foods has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. B&G Foods is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

37.5% of McCormick & Company, Incorporated shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 72.9% of B&G Foods shares are owned by institutional investors. 11.0% of McCormick & Company, Incorporated shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.9% of B&G Foods shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for McCormick & Company, Incorporated and B&G Foods, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
McCormick & Company, Incorporated24302.11
B&G Foods16102.00

McCormick & Company, Incorporated currently has a consensus price target of $81.5556, suggesting a potential downside of 3.40%. B&G Foods has a consensus price target of $26.40, suggesting a potential downside of 12.20%. Given McCormick & Company, Incorporated's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe McCormick & Company, Incorporated is more favorable than B&G Foods.

Volatility and Risk

McCormick & Company, Incorporated has a beta of 0.44, suggesting that its stock price is 56% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, B&G Foods has a beta of 0.5, suggesting that its stock price is 50% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

McCormick & Company, Incorporated beats B&G Foods on 13 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.


B&G Foods Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Mondelez International logo
MDLZ
Mondelez International
2.6$55.58+2.9%$78.49 billion$25.87 billion25.50Gap Up
General Mills logo
GIS
General Mills
2.1$56.78+2.6%$34.72 billion$17.63 billion14.56Unusual Options Activity
Gap Up
The Hershey logo
HSY
The Hershey
1.8$150.38+2.9%$31.15 billion$7.99 billion26.38Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
Gap Up
Tyson Foods logo
TSN
Tyson Foods
2.1$72.71+0.7%$26.54 billion$43.19 billion12.41
Hormel Foods logo
HRL
Hormel Foods
2.0$47.72+1.6%$25.76 billion$9.61 billion28.57Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
McCormick & Company, Incorporated logo
MKC
McCormick & Company, Incorporated
1.7$84.43+1.8%$22.54 billion$5.35 billion29.83
Kellogg logo
K
Kellogg
2.0$59.24+2.6%$20.38 billion$13.58 billion17.12Unusual Options Activity
Gap Up
Conagra Brands logo
CAG
Conagra Brands
2.1$35.50+2.3%$17.34 billion$11.05 billion15.64
Campbell Soup logo
CPB
Campbell Soup
1.7$46.59+1.7%$14.11 billion$8.69 billion8.01Upcoming Earnings
Dividend Announcement
News Coverage
The J. M. Smucker logo
SJM
The J. M. Smucker
2.1$118.34+1.8%$12.97 billion$7.80 billion15.33Unusual Options Activity
Post logo
POST
Post
1.5$103.53+2.6%$6.66 billion$5.70 billion-3,449.85Insider Selling
Pilgrim's Pride logo
PPC
Pilgrim's Pride
1.5$24.27+2.1%$5.91 billion$11.41 billion31.93Analyst Upgrade
Lancaster Colony logo
LANC
Lancaster Colony
2.0$180.38+2.8%$4.97 billion$1.33 billion37.27Gap Up
Flowers Foods logo
FLO
Flowers Foods
1.3$22.96+2.4%$4.86 billion$4.12 billion49.91Gap Up
The Hain Celestial Group logo
HAIN
The Hain Celestial Group
1.5$43.57+3.7%$4.35 billion$2.05 billion167.58Gap Up
Sanderson Farms logo
SAFM
Sanderson Farms
1.9$161.02+0.7%$3.60 billion$3.56 billion127.79Analyst Report
Insider Selling
J & J Snack Foods logo
JJSF
J & J Snack Foods
1.6$159.84+2.9%$3.03 billion$1.02 billion168.25News Coverage
Gap Up
TreeHouse Foods logo
THS
TreeHouse Foods
1.2$53.19+3.0%$2.97 billion$4.29 billion-531.90Gap Up
Tootsie Roll Industries logo
TR
Tootsie Roll Industries
0.9$32.78+2.0%$2.18 billion$523.62 million37.52Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Gap Up
Cal-Maine Foods logo
CALM
Cal-Maine Foods
1.7$40.92+2.0%$2.00 billion$1.35 billion29.87
Calavo Growers logo
CVGW
Calavo Growers
1.7$82.82+5.4%$1.47 billion$1.06 billion-106.18Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
News Coverage
Gap Up
John B. Sanfilippo & Son logo
JBSS
John B. Sanfilippo & Son
1.5$89.92+2.6%$1.03 billion$880.09 million19.17
Seneca Foods logo
SENEA
Seneca Foods
0.9$57.29+4.9%$519.51 million$1.34 billion6.21High Trading Volume
Gap Up
Farmer Bros. logo
FARM
Farmer Bros.
1.2$7.90+1.4%$140.39 million$501.32 million-2.79Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
Gap Down
Lifeway Foods logo
LWAY
Lifeway Foods
0.9$5.90+0.8%$92.06 million$93.66 million22.69News Coverage
Gap Down
This page was last updated on 3/7/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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