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NYSE:FLO

Flowers Foods - FLO Stock Forecast, Price & News

$27.46
-0.10 (-0.36%)
(As of 02/8/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$27.43
$27.64
50-Day Range
$26.57
$30.13
52-Week Range
$24.15
$30.16
Volume
1.59 million shs
Average Volume
2.61 million shs
Market Capitalization
$5.80 billion
P/E Ratio
26.92
Dividend Yield
3.16%
Price Target
$27.00

Flowers Foods MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Reduce
1.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
1.7% Downside
$27.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
3.81% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-1.18
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.90mentions of Flowers Foods in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
2.34%
From $1.28 to $1.31 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.86 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

97th out of 137 stocks

Food & Kindred Products Industry

14th out of 16 stocks

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About Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO) Stock

Flowers Foods, Inc. engages in the manufacture and sale of bakery products. The firm offers bakery foods for retail and food service customers in the United States. Its brands include Nature's Own, Dave's Killer Bread, Wonder, Canyon Bakehouse, Tastykake and Mrs. Freshley's. The company was founded by William Howard Flowers, Sr. and Joseph Hampton Flowers, Jr. in 1919 and is headquartered in Thomasville, GA.

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FLO Stock News Headlines

My No. 1 dividend stock for a LIFETIME of income.
Few people realize this… But dividends account for up to 90% of the stock market's returns over the past century!  I think it's a crying shame folks don't know how powerful dividends are.
Flowers Foods (FLO) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Thursday
My No. 1 dividend stock for a LIFETIME of income.
Few people realize this… But dividends account for up to 90% of the stock market's returns over the past century!  I think it's a crying shame folks don't know how powerful dividends are.
Flowers Foods
Flowers Foods: Serving Up Tasty Dividend Treats
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FLO Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/10/2022
Ex-Dividend for 12/16 Dividend
12/01/2022
Dividend Payable
12/16/2022
Today
2/08/2023
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
2/09/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Food & kindred products
Sub-Industry
Packaged Foods & Meats
CUSIP
34349810
Employees
8,900
Year Founded
1919

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$27.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$27.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$27.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-1.7%
Consensus Rating
Reduce
Rating Score (0-4)
1.00
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$206.19 million
Pretax Margin
6.09%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$4.33 billion
Cash Flow
$1.87 per share
Book Value
$6.68 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
186,240,000
Market Cap
$5.80 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.37

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Key Executives

  • Amos Ryals McMullianAmos Ryals McMullian
    President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Heeth VarnedoeHeeth Varnedoe
    Chief Operating Officer
  • R. Steve Kinsey
    Chief Financial & Accounting Officer
  • Mark Chaffin
    Chief Information Officer
  • Stephanie B. Tillman
    Chief Compliance Officer, VP & Chief Legal Counsel













FLO Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Flowers Foods stock right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Flowers Foods in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "sell" FLO shares.
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What is Flowers Foods' stock price forecast for 2023?

1 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Flowers Foods' stock. Their FLO share price forecasts range from $27.00 to $27.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $27.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.7%.
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How have FLO shares performed in 2023?

Flowers Foods' stock was trading at $28.74 on January 1st, 2023. Since then, FLO shares have decreased by 4.5% and is now trading at $27.46.
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Are investors shorting Flowers Foods?

Flowers Foods saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 30th, there was short interest totaling 5,690,000 shares, an increase of 12.9% from the December 15th total of 5,040,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,450,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.9 days. Currently, 2.9% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is Flowers Foods' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 9th 2023.
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How can I listen to Flowers Foods' earnings call?

Flowers Foods will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, February 10th at 8:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Flowers Foods' earnings last quarter?

Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE:FLO) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 10th. The company reported $0.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.28 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $1.16 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.14 billion. Flowers Foods had a net margin of 4.66% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 18.53%.

How often does Flowers Foods pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Flowers Foods?

Flowers Foods announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 18th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.22 per share on Friday, December 16th. This represents a $0.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 1st.
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Is Flowers Foods a good dividend stock?

Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO) pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.16%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 20 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 86.28%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, FLO will have a dividend payout ratio of 67.18% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for FLO.

What guidance has Flowers Foods issued on next quarter's earnings?

Flowers Foods issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Saturday, December, 10th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.25-$1.30 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.28. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.81 billion-$4.85 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.80 billion.

What is Ryals McMullian's approval rating as Flowers Foods' CEO?

18 employees have rated Flowers Foods Chief Executive Officer Ryals McMullian on Glassdoor.com. Ryals McMullian has an approval rating of 76% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Flowers Foods own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Flowers Foods investors own include JinkoSolar (JKS), Procter & Gamble (PG), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Coca-Cola (KO), Pfizer (PFE), General Mills (GIS), Altria Group (MO) and Walmart (WMT).

What is Flowers Foods' stock symbol?

Flowers Foods trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FLO."

Who are Flowers Foods' major shareholders?

Flowers Foods' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Boston Trust Walden Corp (1.39%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.71%), Gibson Wealth Advisors LLC (0.67%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.62%), ProShare Advisors LLC (0.57%) and DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale (0.52%). Insiders that own company stock include David V Singer, Heeth Iv Varnedoe, Melvin T Stith, Ryals Mcmullian and Thomas Caldecot Chubb III.
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How do I buy shares of Flowers Foods?

Shares of FLO stock 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 Flowers Foods' stock price today?

One share of FLO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.46.

How much money does Flowers Foods make?

Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO) has a market capitalization of $5.80 billion and generates $4.33 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $206.19 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.02 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Flowers Foods have?

The company employs 8,900 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Flowers Foods?

Flowers Foods' mailing address is 1919 FLOWERS CIRCLE, THOMASVILLE GA, 31757. The official website for the company is www.flowersfoods.com. The company can be reached via phone at (229) 226-9110 or via fax at 229-225-3816.

This page (NYSE:FLO) was last updated on 2/9/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff