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NYSE:FLO - Flowers Foods Stock Price, Forecast & News

$19.54
-0.04 (-0.20 %)
(As of 03/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$19.01
Now: $19.54
$20.07
50-Day Range
$17.74
MA: $22.07
$24.28
52-Week Range
$17.42
Now: $19.54
$25.08
Volume1.26 million shs
Average Volume2.40 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.13 billion
P/E Ratio25.38
Dividend Yield3.88%
Beta0.29
Flowers Foods, Inc. produces and markets bakery products in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Direct-Store-Delivery and Warehouse Delivery. The Direct-Store-Delivery segment produces and markets fresh breads, buns, rolls, tortillas, and snack cakes. This segment offers its products primarily under the Nature's Own, Dave's Killer Bread, Tastykake, Wonder, and Cobblestone Bread Company brand names. It operates 39 bakeries, as well as sells its products primarily through a network of independent distributors to retail and foodservice customers. The Warehouse Delivery segment produces snack cakes, frozen breads, and rolls for national retail, foodservice, vending, and co-pack customers through a network of warehouse channels. This segment markets its products under the Mrs. Freshley's, Alpine Valley Bread, and European Bakers brands. It also sells products under franchised and licensed trademarks and trade names, such as Sunbeam, Bunny, and Sara Lee. 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Food & kindred products
Sub-IndustryPackaged Foods & Meats
SectorConsumer Staples
CUSIP34349810
Phone229-226-9110

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.12 billion
Cash Flow$1.64 per share
Book Value$5.97 per share

Profitability

Net Income$164.54 million

Miscellaneous

Employees9,700
Market Cap$4.13 billion
Next Earnings Date5/20/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Flowers Foods' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Flowers Foods' stock was trading at $21.88 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, FLO shares have decreased by 10.7% and is now trading at $19.54. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Flowers Foods?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Flowers Foods in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Flowers Foods.

When is Flowers Foods' next earnings date?

Flowers Foods is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 20th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Flowers Foods.

How were Flowers Foods' earnings last quarter?

Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE:FLO) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 5th. The company reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $917.76 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $910.28 million. Flowers Foods had a net margin of 3.99% and a return on equity of 16.03%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 4.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.16 earnings per share. View Flowers Foods' earnings history.

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

Flowers Foods declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 14th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.19 per share on Friday, March 13th. This represents a $0.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.89%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 27th. View Flowers Foods' dividend history.

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

Flowers Foods issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 5th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.00 to $1.08 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.02. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.206 billion to $4.289 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.20 billion.

What price target have analysts set for FLO?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Flowers Foods' shares. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate Flowers Foods' share price to reach $21.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 10.9% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Flowers Foods.

Has Flowers Foods been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about FLO stock have been trending extremely negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Flowers Foods earned a daily sentiment score of -4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutFlowers Foods.

Are investors shorting Flowers Foods?

Flowers Foods saw a drop in short interest in March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 11,663,900 shares, a drop of 8.4% from the February 27th total of 12,740,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,350,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 8.6 days. Approximately 6.3% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Flowers Foods' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Flowers Foods' key competitors?

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), Verizon Communications (VZ), AT&T (T), The Coca-Cola (KO), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Altria Group (MO), Walmart (WMT), General Electric (GE), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) and Pfizer (PFE).

Who are Flowers Foods' key executives?

Flowers Foods' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Allen L. Shiver, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. R. Steve Kinsey, CFO & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Stephen R. Avera, Chief Legal Counsel (Age 63)
  • Mr. David Keith Wheeler, Chief Sales Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Bradley K. Alexander, Pres of the Fresh Packaged Bread Bus. Unit (Age 60)

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC (3.11%), State Street Corp (2.24%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.65%), Champlain Investment Partners LLC (1.60%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.55%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.53%). Company insiders that own Flowers Foods stock include David V Singer and Debo Mukherjee. View institutional ownership trends for Flowers Foods.

Which institutional investors are selling Flowers Foods stock?

FLO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Maverick Capital Ltd., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Champlain Investment Partners LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC, and Bank of America Corp DE. View insider buying and selling activity for Flowers Foods.

Which institutional investors are buying Flowers Foods stock?

FLO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, AJO LP, Victory Capital Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Summit Global Investments, Man Group plc, and OLD Republic International Corp. View insider buying and selling activity for Flowers Foods.

How do I buy shares of Flowers Foods?

Shares of FLO 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Flowers Foods' stock price today?

One share of FLO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.54.

How big of a company is Flowers Foods?

Flowers Foods has a market capitalization of $4.13 billion and generates $4.12 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $164.54 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.96 on an earnings per share basis. Flowers Foods employs 9,700 workers across the globe. View additional information about Flowers Foods.

What is Flowers Foods' official website?

The official website for Flowers Foods is http://www.flowersfoods.com/.

How can I contact Flowers Foods?

Flowers Foods' mailing address is 1919 FLOWERS CIRCLE, THOMASVILLE GA, 31757. The company can be reached via phone at 229-226-9110.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Flowers Foods (NYSE FLO)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  469 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  556 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,025
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Flowers Foods and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FLO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FLO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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