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

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$39.16 -0.24 (-0.61 %)
(As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$39.16
Today's Range$38.96 - $39.51
52-Week Range$32.63 - $50.66
Volume1.47 million shs
Average Volume2.46 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.86 billion
P/E Ratio13.64
Dividend Yield3.55%
Beta0.18
Campbell Soup Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets branded food and beverage products. It operates through three segments: Americas Simple Meals and Beverages, Global Biscuits and Snacks, and Campbell Fresh. The Americas Simple Meals and Beverages segment engages in the retail and food service of Campbell's condensed and ready-to-serve soups; Swanson broth and stocks; Prego pasta sauces; Pace Mexican sauces; Campbell's gravies, pastas, beans, and dinner sauces; Swanson canned poultry products; Plum food and snack products; V8 juices and beverages; Campbell's tomato juices; and Pacific broth, soups, non-dairy beverages, and other simple meals. The Global Biscuits and Snacks segment offers Pepperidge Farm cookies, crackers, and bakery and frozen products in the United States retail; and Snyder's-Lance pretzels, sandwich crackers, potato chips, tortilla chips, and other snacking products in the United States and Europe. It also provides Arnott's biscuits in Australia and the Asia Pacific; Kelsen cookies worldwide; simple meals and shelf-stable beverages in Australia, the Asia Pacific, and Latin America. The Campbell Fresh segment offers Bolthouse Farms fresh carrots, carrot ingredients, refrigerated beverages, and refrigerated salad dressings; Garden Fresh Gourmet salsa, hummus, dips, and tortilla chips; and refrigerated soups in the Unites States. The company sells its products through retail food chains, mass discounters, mass merchandisers, club stores, convenience stores, drug stores, and dollar stores, as well as e-commerce and other retail, commercial, and non-commercial establishments; and independent contractor distributors. Campbell Soup Company was founded in 1869 and is headquartered in Camden, New Jersey.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Food & kindred products
Sub-IndustryPackaged Foods & Meats
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNYSE:CPB
Previous Symbol
CUSIP13442910
Phone856-342-4800

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio5.65
Current Ratio0.69
Quick Ratio0.35

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio13.64
Forward P/E Ratio15.85
P/E Growth2.71

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.69 billion
Price / Sales1.36
Cash Flow$4.3128 per share
Price / Cash Flow9.08
Book Value$4.70 per share
Price / Book8.33

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.87
Net Income$261 million
Net Margins1.95%
Return on Equity53.81%
Return on Assets6.36%

Miscellaneous

Employees23,000
Outstanding Shares301,030,000
Market Cap$11.86 billion
OptionableOptionable

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, November 28th. Investors of record on Wednesday, January 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.35 per share on Monday, January 28th. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, January 8th. View Campbell Soup's Dividend History.

How will Campbell Soup's stock buyback program work?

Campbell Soup announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback plan on Tuesday, December 19th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Campbell Soup's earnings last quarter?

Campbell Soup (NYSE:CPB) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 20th. The company reported $0.79 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.69 by $0.10. The firm earned $2.69 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.66 billion. Campbell Soup had a net margin of 1.95% and a return on equity of 53.81%. Campbell Soup's revenue for the quarter was up 24.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.92 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 Friday, February 15th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Campbell Soup.

What guidance has Campbell Soup issued on next quarter's earnings?

Campbell Soup issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 20th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.45-2.53 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.42. The company issued revenue guidance of $9.975-10.1 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $9.84 billion.Campbell Soup also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $2.45-2.53 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for CPB?

16 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Campbell Soup's shares. Their predictions range from $31.00 to $57.00. On average, they anticipate Campbell Soup's stock price to reach $39.7857 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.6% from the stock's current price. 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.

Has Campbell Soup been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about CPB stock has trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Campbell Soup earned a daily sentiment score of -1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Are investors shorting Campbell Soup?

Campbell Soup saw a decrease in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 26,195,567 shares, a decrease of 11.1% from the October 31st total of 29,451,462 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,127,668 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 12.3 days. Currently, 15.2% of the company's shares 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:
  • Mr. Keith R. McLoughlin, Interim Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Anthony P. DiSilvestro, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Luca Mignini, Sr. VP & COO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Adam G. Ciongoli, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 49)
  • Mr. Francisco Fraga, Chief Technology & Information Officer and VP (Age 45)

Who are Campbell Soup's major shareholders?

Campbell Soup's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc (6.90%), Third Point LLC (5.99%), BlackRock Inc. (4.78%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.09%), Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd. (0.94%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.46%). Company insiders that own Campbell Soup stock include Bennett Dorrance, Carlos Barroso, Charles R Perrin, Edward Carolan, Luca Mignini, Maria Teresa Hilado and Randall W Larrimore. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Campbell Soup.

Which major investors are selling Campbell Soup stock?

CPB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Schroder Investment Management Group, FMR LLC, LSV Asset Management, AXA, Glenmede Trust Co. NA, First Trust Advisors LP and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have sold Campbell Soup company stock in the last year include Carlos Barroso, Edward Carolan and Randall W Larrimore. View Insider Buying and Selling for Campbell Soup.

Which major investors are buying Campbell Soup stock?

CPB stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Third Point LLC, York Capital Management Global Advisors LLC, Sessa Capital IM L.P., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Vanguard Group Inc, Eaton Vance Management, Great Lakes Advisors LLC and Litespeed Management L.L.C.. 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 $39.16.

How big of a company is Campbell Soup?

Campbell Soup has a market capitalization of $11.86 billion and generates $8.69 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $261 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.87 on an earnings per share basis. Campbell Soup employs 23,000 workers across the globe.

What is Campbell Soup's official website?

The official website for Campbell Soup is http://www.campbellsoupcompany.com.

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:  262 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  834 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,096
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This page was last updated on 12/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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