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NYSE:FLO

Flowers Foods - FLO Stock Forecast, Price & News

$29.03
-0.25 (-0.85%)
(As of 12/9/2022 01:51 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$29.01
$29.29
50-Day Range
$24.55
$30.13
52-Week Range
$24.15
$30.16
Volume
20,606 shs
Average Volume
1.51 million shs
Market Capitalization
$6.13 billion
P/E Ratio
28.46
Dividend Yield
3.01%
Price Target
$27.00

Flowers Foods MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Reduce
1.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
7.1% Downside
$27.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
2.86% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-1.18
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.05mentions of Flowers Foods in the last 14 days
Based on 12 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.

1.82 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

112th out of 141 stocks

Food & Kindred Products Industry

14th out of 16 stocks

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About Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO) Stock

Flowers Foods, Inc. produces and markets packaged bakery products in the United States. It offers fresh breads, buns, rolls, snack cakes, and tortillas, as well as frozen breads and rolls under the Nature's Own, Dave's Killer Bread, Wonder, Canyon Bakehouse, Mrs. Freshley's, and Tastykake brand names. The company distributes its products through a direct-store-delivery distribution and a warehouse delivery system, as well as operates 46 bakeries comprising 44 owned and two leased. Its customers include mass merchandisers, supermarkets and other retailers, convenience stores, national and regional restaurants, quick-serve chains, retail in-store bakeries, foodservice distributors, food wholesalers, institutions, dollar stores, and vending companies. The company was formerly known as Flowers Industries and changed its name to Flowers Foods, Inc. in 2001. Flowers Foods, Inc. was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Thomasville, Georgia.

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FLO Stock News Headlines

2 Dividend Stocks You Can Buy Now for Under $35
Deutsche Bank Downgrades Flowers Foods to Sell
Flowers Foods Is Not Appetizing at These Levels
3 Strong Buy Stocks to Continue to Hold Onto in 2023
Flowers Foods (FLO) Passes Through 3% Yield Mark
FLOWERS FOODS, INC. REPORTS THIRD QUARTER 2022 RESULTS
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Flowers Foods: Not As Tasty As It Was Previously
Relative Strength Alert For Flowers Foods
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FLO Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 9/16 Dividend
9/01/2022
Dividend Payable
9/16/2022
Last Earnings
11/10/2022
Ex-Dividend for 12/16 Dividend
12/01/2022
Today
12/09/2022
Dividend Payable
12/16/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/09/2023

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
-7.0%
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
$1.88 per share
Book Value
$6.68 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
186,240,000
Market Cap
$6.13 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.38

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Key Executives

  • Mr. A. Ryals McMullian Jr.Mr. A. Ryals McMullian Jr. (Age 52)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $2.34M
  • Mr. R. Steve Kinsey (Age 61)
    CFO & Chief Accounting Officer
    Comp: $1.29M
  • Mr. Bradley K. Alexander (Age 63)
    Chief Operating Officer
    Comp: $1.21M
  • Mr. David Keith Wheeler (Age 59)
    Chief Sales Officer
    Comp: $960.6k
  • Mr. H. Mark Courtney (Age 61)
    Chief Brand Officer
    Comp: $821.76k
  • Mr. Mark Chaffin (Age 51)
    Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. J. T. Rieck
    SVP Fin. & Investor Relations
  • Ms. Stephanie B. Tillman (Age 51)
    Chief Legal Counsel
  • Ms. Mary A. Krier
    Sr. VP of Communications & Corp. Responsibility
  • Mr. Debo Mukherjee (Age 54)
    Chief Marketing Officer













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 year. 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 Wall Street research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Flowers Foods' stock. Their FLO share price forecasts range from $27.00 to $27.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $27.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.8%.
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How have FLO shares performed in 2022?

Flowers Foods' stock was trading at $27.47 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, FLO shares have increased by 6.6% and is now trading at $29.28.
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Are investors shorting Flowers Foods?

Flowers Foods saw a increase in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 5,590,000 shares, an increase of 9.8% from the October 31st total of 5,090,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,340,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.2 days. Approximately 2.9% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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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 were Flowers Foods' earnings last quarter?

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

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

Flowers Foods declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 18th. Investors 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 3.01%. The ex-dividend date 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 3.01%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 19 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.
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What guidance has Flowers Foods issued on next quarter's earnings?

Flowers Foods issued an update on its FY22 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 10th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.25-1.30 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $1.28. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.807-4.850 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 a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.43%), BlackRock Inc. (8.93%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (7.80%), State Street Corp (2.60%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.54%) and Southeast Asset Advisors Inc. (1.82%). 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 $29.28.

How much money does Flowers Foods make?

Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO) has a market capitalization of $6.18 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 12/9/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff