Flowers Foods Company Profile (NYSE:FLO)

About Flowers Foods

Flowers Foods logoFlowers Foods, Inc. is a producer and marketer of bakery products. The Company operates in two segments: direct-store-delivery segment (DSD Segment) and warehouse delivery segment (Warehouse Segment). The DSD segment's production plant locations include Birmingham, Alabama; Opelika, Alabama; Tuscaloosa, Alabama; Goldsboro, North Carolina; Jamestown, North Carolina, and Oxford, Pennsylvania. The Warehouse Segment's production plant locations include Montgomery, Alabama; Texarkana, Arkansas; London, Kentucky; Tucker, Georgia; Cedar Rapids, Iowa (mix plant); Cleveland, Tennessee, and Crossville, Tennessee. The Company's DSD Segment operates approximately 40 bakeries that market a range of bakery foods, including breads, buns, rolls, tortillas and snack cakes. The Warehouse Segment produces frozen bread and rolls, and snack cakes. The Warehouse Segment's Company-owned brands include Mrs. Freshley's, European Bakers and Broad Street Bakery.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Processed & Packaged Goods
  • Sub-Industry: Packaged Foods & Meats
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: FLO
  • CUSIP: 34349810
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $15.08
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $17.19
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $18.00
  • 52-Week Range: $14.35 - $27.31
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.16
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.55
  • P/E Growth: 2.02
  • Market Cap: $3.12B
  • Outstanding Shares: 206,870,000
  • Beta: 0.73
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.14)
Consensus Price Target: $17.57 (16.52% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/13/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$19.00View Rating Details
8/11/2016Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetBuy$23.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
8/10/2016Pivotal ResearchLower Price TargetSell$8.00 -> $4.00View Rating Details
5/25/2016KeyCorpInitiated CoverageSector WeightView Rating Details
5/20/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$19.00View Rating Details
2/16/2016BB&T Corp.UpgradeHold -> Buy$19.00View Rating Details
2/11/2016StephensDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$28.00 -> $22.00View Rating Details
2/11/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$30.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/10/2016        
8/10/2016Q216$0.26$0.26$948.98 million$935.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/18/2016Q1$0.29$0.28$1.02 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q4$0.21$0.16$907.77 million$858.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/11/2015Q3$0.23$0.23$873.32 million$885.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/12/2015Q2$0.22$0.25$887.56 million$889.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/28/2015Q115$0.30$0.29$1.16 billion$1.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q4$0.18$0.20$871.62 million$877.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q314$0.20$0.21$881.61 million$849.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/12/2014Q214$0.24$0.21$940.83 million$877.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2014Q114$0.29$0.29$1.22 billion$1.16 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q413$0.19$0.18$883.76 million$843.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013$0.21$0.18$885.72 million$878.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/13/2013Q2 2013$0.23$0.24$859.39 million$898.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2013Q4 2012$0.25$0.28$708.14 million$749.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$0.25$0.22$723.99 million$717.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2012$0.22$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/24/2012$0.28$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012$0.21$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2011$0.23$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/17/2011$0.26$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/19/2011$0.46$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2011$0.39$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.91 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.97 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20166$0.29$0.33$0.31
Q2 20165$0.25$0.28$0.26
Q3 20164$0.21$0.27$0.23
Q4 20164$0.14$0.23$0.17
Q1 20172$0.29$0.33$0.31
Q2 20172$0.27$0.28$0.28
Q3 20172$0.23$0.26$0.25
Q4 20172$0.16$0.18$0.17
Q1 20181$0.36$0.36$0.36
Q2 20181$0.30$0.30$0.30
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO)
Annual Dividend:$0.64
Dividend Yield:4.24%
Dividend Growth:10.60% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:72.73% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
70.33% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
65.98% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:10 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/19/2016quarterly$0.164.18%8/31/20169/2/20169/16/2016
5/26/2016quarterly$0.163.4%6/7/20166/9/20166/23/2016
2/19/2016quarterly$0.153.44%3/2/20163/4/20163/18/2016
11/20/2015quarterly$0.152.47%12/2/201512/4/201512/18/2015
8/18/2015quarterly$0.152.43%8/28/20159/1/20159/15/2015
6/5/2015quarterly$0.152.68%6/17/20156/19/20157/2/2015
2/20/2015quarterly$0.132.41%3/4/20153/6/20153/20/2015
11/21/2014quarterly$0.132.71%12/3/201412/5/201412/19/2014
8/15/2014quarterly$0.122.48%8/27/20148/29/20149/12/2014
5/21/2014quarterly$0.122.33%6/2/20146/4/20146/18/2014
2/14/2014quarterly$0.112.18%2/26/20142/28/20143/14/2014
11/22/2013quarterly$0.112.05%12/4/201312/6/201312/20/2013
8/16/2013quarterly$0.111.99%8/28/20138/30/20139/13/2013
5/22/2013quarterly$0.111.29%6/3/20136/5/20136/19/2013
2/15/2013quarterly$0.162.28%2/27/20133/1/20133/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/26/2016George E DeeseInsiderSell462,500$15.14$7,002,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2016Amos R McmullianChairmanBuy30,000$14.99$449,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Richard LanDirectorBuy14,000$15.18$212,520.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016Margaret G LewisDirectorBuy1,800$15.30$27,540.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2016Robert L Benton JrSVPSell12,065$18.49$223,081.85View SEC Filing  
6/27/2016Karyl H LauderCAOSell23,500$17.96$422,060.00View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Joseph G TashieInsiderSell24,800$18.69$463,512.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016George E DeeseChairmanSell560,731$18.69$10,480,062.39View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Robert B HysellInsiderSell23,700$18.71$443,427.00View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Amos R McmullianChairmanBuy25,000$16.27$406,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016James T SpearDirectorBuy100$16.25$1,625.00View SEC Filing  
9/25/2015Dan W StoneSVPSell8,550$25.42$217,341.00View SEC Filing  
9/24/2015Marta Jones TurnerEVPSell24,200$25.26$611,292.00View SEC Filing  
9/24/2015Robert B HysellInsiderSell17,274$25.22$435,650.28View SEC Filing  
9/23/2015Stephen R. AveraEVPSell61,700$24.48$1,510,416.00View SEC Filing  
9/22/2015Brad K. AlexanderCOOSell9,400$24.26$228,044.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2015Allen L. ShiverCEOSell82,500$24.57$2,027,025.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2015Robert L. Benton, Jr.SVPSell8,700$24.29$211,323.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015George E. DeeseChairmanSell413,300$24.05$9,939,865.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2015Joe E BeverlyDirectorSell100,000$23.99$2,399,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2014Robert B HysellInsiderSell21,600$18.73$404,568.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2014Allen L ShiverCEOSell65,000$18.33$1,191,450.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2014Stephen R AveraEVPSell60,000$18.34$1,100,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2014Tonja W TaylorSVPSell3,250$18.21$59,182.50View SEC Filing  
9/23/2014Michael A BeatyEVPSell55,687$18.27$1,017,401.49View SEC Filing  
9/10/2014Gene D LordEVPSell8,000$18.81$150,480.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2014Gene D LordEVPSell74,000$19.17$1,418,580.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014David HubbardSVPSell1,600$19.05$30,480.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2014George E DeeseChairmanSell415,000$19.21$7,972,150.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014H Mark CourtneySVPSell37,250$20.98$781,505.00View SEC Filing  
4/4/2014R Steve KinseyCFOSell152,375$20.37$3,103,878.75View SEC Filing  
3/25/2014Karyl LauderCAOSell32,400$21.30$690,120.00View SEC Filing  
2/14/2014Amos McmullianChairmanBuy10,000$19.78$197,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2014George DeeseChairmanBuy7,500$19.70$147,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014Franklin BurkeDirectorBuy3,790$19.43$73,639.70View SEC Filing  
12/16/2013Tonja TaylorSVPSell2,324$21.75$50,547.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Robert HysellInsiderSell22,612$21.51$486,384.12View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013David HubbardSVPSell16,811$22.00$369,842.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Gene LordCOOSell70,000$22.86$1,600,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/26/2013Franklin L BurkeDirectorBuy1,000$21.78$21,780.00View SEC Filing  
6/26/2013Karyl H LauderCAOSell61,425$21.57$1,324,937.25View SEC Filing  
6/4/2013Joseph G TashieInsiderSell22,763$33.22$756,186.86View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013H Mark CourtneySVPSell32,513$34.95$1,136,329.35View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013Brad K AlexanderInsiderSell63,000$34.67$2,184,210.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO)
DateHeadline
4-traders.com logoFlowers Foods : Announces Chairman of Board Exercised Options; Increased ownership to 2.98 million shares (NYSE:FLO)
www.4-traders.com - August 30 at 5:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Flowers Foods, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 5:07 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Flowers Foods, Inc. : August 30, 2016 (NYSE:FLO)
www.capitalcube.com - August 30 at 5:07 PM
News IconAscent Solar Technologies, (OTCMKTS:ASTI) & Flowers Foods, Inc ... - Money News (press release) (NYSE:FLO)
www.newsismoney.com - August 30 at 8:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo5:02 pm Flowers Foods discloses that Chairman George E. Deese has exercised a stock option for approximately 587k shares of common stock (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 8:09 AM
publicnow.com logoFlowers Foods Announces Chairman Of Board Exercised Options (NYSE:FLO)
www.publicnow.com - August 30 at 8:09 AM
forbes.com logoEx-Dividend Reminder: PepsiCo, La-Z-Boy and Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO)
www.forbes.com - August 29 at 4:58 PM
capitalcube.com logoFlowers Foods, Inc. :FLO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : August 29, 2016 (NYSE:FLO)
www.capitalcube.com - August 29 at 4:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Shareholders of Flowers Foods, Inc. of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of October 11, 2016 - FLO (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 4:58 PM
4-traders.com logoLundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Flowers Foods, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:FLO)
www.4-traders.com - August 29 at 9:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIMPORTANT EQUITY ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Flowers Foods, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 9:39 AM
News IconSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholder with Losses on their Investment in Flowers Foods, Inc. of Class Ac... (NYSE:FLO)
ih.advfn.com - August 27 at 9:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholder with Losses on their Investment in Flowers Foods, Inc. of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline - FLO (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 27 at 9:40 AM
News IconFlowers Foods Inc. Reports Second-Quarter 2016 Results: Sales Increase 5.2% (NYSE:FLO)
www.vendingtimes.com - August 26 at 4:55 PM
seekingalpha.com logoFlowers Foods Investors Have Nothing To Fear From The DOL Investigation (NYSE:FLO)
seekingalpha.com - August 26 at 4:55 PM
seekingalpha.com logoFlowers Foods Investors Have Nothing To Fear From The DOL Investigation - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:FLO)
seekingalpha.com - August 26 at 5:15 AM
News IconInvestor News: Lawsuit against Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE:FLO) alleges Violations of Securities Laws (NYSE:FLO)
www.groundreport.com - August 25 at 10:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Shareholders of Flowers Foods, Inc. of Commencement of a Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of October 11, 2016 -- FLO (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 24 at 4:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIMPORTANT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Flowers Foods, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 24 at 4:56 PM
prnewswire.com logoProcessed and Packaged Goods Stocks Uunder Scanner -- Flowers Foods, Kellogg, J. M. Smucker, and SunOpta - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:FLO)
www.prnewswire.com - August 24 at 8:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIMPORTANT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Flowers Foods, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 24 at 8:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against Flower Foods, Inc. (FLO) & Lead Plaintiff Deadline: October 11, 2016 (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 5:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIMPORTANT INVESTOR ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Flowers Foods, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 5:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIMPORTANT NOTICE TO SHAREHOLDERS: Brower Piven Notifies Shareholders of Securities Class Action Lawsuit And Encourages Investors Who Have Losses In Excess Of $100,000 From Investment In Flowers Foods, Inc. To Contact Brower Piven Before The (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 5:08 PM
forbes.com logoFlowers Foods Named Top Dividend Stock With Insider Buying and 4.19% Yield (FLO) (NYSE:FLO)
www.forbes.com - August 23 at 1:31 PM
News IconFlowers Foods Stock Buy (NYSE:FLO)
www.talkmarkets.com - August 22 at 9:41 AM
4-traders.com logoFlowers Foods : Declares Dividend (NYSE:FLO)
www.4-traders.com - August 22 at 9:41 AM
marketrealist.com logoHow Has J.M. Smucker Rewarded Shareholders? (NYSE:FLO)
marketrealist.com - August 22 at 9:41 AM
prnewswire.com logoFlowers Foods Declares Dividend - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:FLO)
www.prnewswire.com - August 21 at 4:40 PM
News IconInsider Trader Watch: Flowers Foods, Inc. (FLO) - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:FLO)
voiceregistrar.com - August 20 at 4:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFLOWERS FOODS INC Financials (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 20 at 4:56 PM
4-traders.com logoLundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Flowers Foods, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:FLO)
www.4-traders.com - August 20 at 9:17 AM
businesswire.com logoSHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Rosen Law Firm Reminds Flowers Foods, Inc. Investors of Important Deadline in Class ... - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:FLO)
www.businesswire.com - August 19 at 4:59 PM
publicnow.com logoFlowers Foods Declares Dividend (NYSE:FLO)
www.publicnow.com - August 19 at 4:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFLO SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Notifies Investors of Commencement of a Class Action Involving Flowers Foods, Inc. and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of October 11, 2016 (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 4:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Rosen Law Firm Reminds Flowers Foods, Inc. Investors of Important Deadline in Class Action - FLO (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 4:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIMPORTANT INVESTOR ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Flowers Foods, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 4:59 PM
seekingalpha.com logoFlowers Foods declares $0.16 dividend (NYSE:FLO)
seekingalpha.com - August 19 at 9:58 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Flowers Foods, Inc. : August 18, 2016 (NYSE:FLO)
www.capitalcube.com - August 18 at 10:23 PM
News IconINVESTOR ALERT: Goldberg Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Flowers Foods, Inc. & Encourages Investors ... (NYSE:FLO)
ih.advfn.com - August 18 at 5:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat Makes Flowers Foods (FLO) a Strong Sell? (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 5:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against Flowers Foods, Inc. (FLO) & Lead Plaintiff Deadline: October 11, 2016 (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 5:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Goldberg Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Flowers Foods, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 5:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Khang & Khang LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Flowers Foods, Inc. and Reminds Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 5:28 AM
globenewswire.com logoGainey McKenna & Egleston Announces A Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against Flowers Foods, Inc. (FLO) - GlobeNewswire (press release) (NYSE:FLO)
globenewswire.com - August 17 at 10:19 PM
globenewswire.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action against Flowers Foods, Inc. and ... - GlobeNewswire (press release) (NYSE:FLO)
globenewswire.com - August 17 at 10:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIMPORTANT SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Lundin Law PC Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit against Flowers Foods, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 10:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGainey McKenna & Egleston Announces A Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against Flowers Foods, Inc. (FLO) (NYSE:FLO)
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 10:19 PM
sbwire.com logoLawsuit for Investors in Shares of Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE:FLO) in Effort to Recover Losses Filed (NYSE:FLO)
www.sbwire.com - August 17 at 5:12 PM
News IconThe Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Announces the Filing of a Securities Class Action on Behalf of Flowers Foods, Inc. Investo... (NYSE:FLO)
ih.advfn.com - August 17 at 5:12 PM

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