NYSE:CPB - Campbell Soup Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$41.70 -0.48 (-1.14 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 11:49 AM ET)
Previous Close$42.18
Today's Range$41.42 - $42.32
52-Week Range$32.63 - $54.37
Volume61,081 shs
Average Volume4.72 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.64 billion
P/E Ratio13.88
Dividend Yield3.33%
Campbell Soup logoCampbell Soup Co. engages in manufacturing and marketing of convenience food products such as soup, simple meals, snacks, and healthy beverages. It operates through the following segments: Americas Simple Meals and Beverages; Global Biscuits and Snacks; and Campbell Fresh. The Americas Simple Meals and Beverages segment includes the retail and food service businesses in the U.S., Canada and Latin America. The Global Biscuits and Snacks segment includes Pepperidge Farm cookies, crackers, bakery and frozen products in U.S. retail, Arnott's biscuits in Australia and Asia Pacific, and Kelsen cookies globally. The Campbell Fresh segment includes Bolthouse Farms fresh carrots, carrot ingredients, refrigerated beverages and refrigerated salad dressings, Garden Fresh Gourmet salsa, hummus, dips and tortilla chips, and the U.S. refrigerated soup business. The company was founded on November 23, 1922 and is headquartered in Camden, NJ.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Food & kindred products
Sub-IndustryPackaged Foods & Meats
SectorConsumer Staples


Debt-to-Equity Ratio5.73
Current Ratio0.68
Quick Ratio0.37


Trailing P/E Ratio13.88
Forward P/E Ratio14.53
P/E Growth2.67

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.89 billion
Price / Sales1.59
Cash Flow$4.0922 per share
Price / Cash10.19
Book Value$5.43 per share
Price / Book7.68


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.04
Net Income$887 million
Net Margins5.97%
Return on Equity56.59%
Return on Assets9.87%


Outstanding Shares300,650,000
Market Cap$12.64 billion

Campbell Soup (NYSE:CPB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Campbell Soup's stock symbol?

Campbell Soup trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CPB."

How often does Campbell Soup pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Campbell Soup?

Campbell Soup announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, June 27th. Investors of record on Friday, July 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.35 per share on Monday, July 30th. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.37%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 12th. View Campbell Soup's Dividend History.

How will Campbell Soup's stock buyback program work?

Campbell Soup announced that its board has approved a share buyback plan on Tuesday, December 19th 2017, which allows the company to buyback shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Campbell Soup's earnings last quarter?

Campbell Soup (NYSE:CPB) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 21st. The company reported $0.92 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.97 by $0.05. The business earned $2.16 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.17 billion. Campbell Soup had a return on equity of 56.59% and a net margin of 5.97%. The firm's revenue was down 1.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.00 EPS. View Campbell Soup's Earnings History.

When is Campbell Soup's next earnings date?

Campbell Soup is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 30th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Campbell Soup.

What price target have analysts set for CPB?

16 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Campbell Soup's stock. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $57.00. On average, they expect Campbell Soup's share price to reach $40.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.6%. View Analyst Price Targets for Campbell Soup.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Campbell Soup?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Campbell Soup in the last year. There are currently 9 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Campbell Soup.

Are investors shorting Campbell Soup?

Campbell Soup saw a decline in short interest in July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 33,798,504 shares, a decline of 12.0% from the July 13th total of 38,408,955 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,877,226 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 11.7 days. Approximately 19.6% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Campbell Soup's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Campbell Soup's key competitors?

Who are Campbell Soup's key executives?

Campbell Soup's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Keith R. McLoughlin, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Carlos Abrams-Rivera, President-U.S. Biscuits & Bakery
  • Luca Mignini, Chief Operating Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Anthony P. DiSilvestro, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Jim Prunesti, Vice President-Global Engineering

Has Campbell Soup been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about CPB stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Campbell Soup earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company an impact score of 46.38 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Campbell Soup.

Who are Campbell Soup's major shareholders?

Campbell Soup's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (4.85%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.25%), Morgan Stanley (1.90%), Brandywine Managers LLC (1.87%), Third Point LLC (1.85%) and Schroder Investment Management Group (1.39%). Company insiders that own Campbell Soup stock include Bennett Dorrance, Carlos Barroso, Charles R Perrin, Edward Carolan, Jeff Dunn, Luca Mignini, Maria Teresa Hilado, Randall W Larrimore and William J O'shea. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Campbell Soup.

Which institutional investors are selling Campbell Soup stock?

CPB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, State of Wisconsin Investment Board, Martingale Asset Management L P, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, BB&T Securities LLC, Pinebridge Investments L.P. and ING Groep NV. Company insiders that have sold Campbell Soup company stock in the last year include Carlos Barroso, Charles R Perrin, Edward Carolan and Randall W Larrimore. View Insider Buying and Selling for Campbell Soup.

Which institutional investors are buying Campbell Soup stock?

CPB stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Third Point LLC, Morgan Stanley, Brandywine Managers LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Glenmede Trust Co. NA, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Van ECK Associates Corp and Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought Campbell Soup stock in the last two years include Bennett Dorrance, Luca Mignini and Maria Teresa Hilado. View Insider Buying and Selling for Campbell Soup.

How do I buy shares of Campbell Soup?

Shares of CPB 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 Campbell Soup's stock price today?

One share of CPB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.59.

How big of a company is Campbell Soup?

Campbell Soup has a market capitalization of $12.64 billion and generates $7.89 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $887 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.04 on an earnings per share basis. Campbell Soup employs 18,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Campbell Soup?

Campbell Soup's mailing address is 1 CAMPBELL PL, CAMDEN NJ, 08103. The company can be reached via phone at 856-342-4800 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Campbell Soup (NYSE CPB)

Community Ranking:  1.2 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  226 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  730 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  956
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Campbell Soup and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CPB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CPB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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