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Flowers Foods Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.36 (+1.37%)
(As of 07/1/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
897,970 shs
Average Volume
1.67 million shs
Market Capitalization
$5.66 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Flowers Foods Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Analyst Rating
2.00 Rating Score
4.9% Upside
$28.00 Price Target
Short Interest
4.93% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.75 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $1.25 to $1.31 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

2.03 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

61st out of 196 stocks

Food & Kindred Products Industry

6th out of 20 stocks

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About Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO)

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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Food & kindred products
Packaged Foods & Meats
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/23 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
High Stock Price Forecast
Low Stock Price Forecast
Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
1 Analysts


Net Income
$206.19 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$4.33 billion
Cash Flow
$1.93 per share
Book Value
$6.68 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$5.66 billion

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Flowers Foods Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Flowers Foods stock right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Flowers Foods in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Flowers Foods stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in FLO, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Flowers Foods' stock price forecast for 2022?

1 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Flowers Foods' stock. Their FLO stock forecasts range from $26.00 to $30.00. On average, they predict Flowers Foods' stock price to reach $28.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.9% from the stock's current price.
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How has Flowers Foods' stock price performed in 2022?

Flowers Foods' stock was trading at $27.47 at the beginning of the year. Since then, FLO shares have decreased by 2.9% and is now trading at $26.68.
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When is Flowers Foods' next earnings date?

Flowers Foods is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 11th 2022.
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How were Flowers Foods' earnings last quarter?

Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE:FLO) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 19th. The company reported $0.44 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.39 by $0.05. The business earned $1.44 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.40 billion. Flowers Foods had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 18.97% and a net margin of 4.93%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 10.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.41 earnings per share.
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How often does Flowers Foods pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Flowers Foods?

Flowers Foods announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 9th will be given a dividend of $0.22 per share on Thursday, June 23rd. This represents a $0.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.30%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 8th. This is a boost from Flowers Foods's previous quarterly dividend of $0.21.
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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 3.34%. Flowers Foods has been increasing its dividend for 21 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Flowers Foods is 86.28%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, Flowers Foods will have a dividend payout ratio of 67.18% next year. This indicates that Flowers Foods 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 updated its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, June, 16th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.20-$1.30 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.28. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.76 billion-$4.85 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.66 billion.

Who are Flowers Foods' key executives?

Flowers Foods' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. A. Ryals McMullian Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52, Pay $2.34M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. R. Steve Kinsey, CFO & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 61, Pay $1.29M)
  • Mr. Bradley K. Alexander, Chief Operating Officer (Age 63, Pay $1.21M)
  • Mr. David Keith Wheeler, Chief Sales Officer (Age 59, Pay $960.6k)
  • Mr. H. Mark Courtney, Chief Brand Officer (Age 61, Pay $821.76k)
  • Mr. Mark Chaffin, Chief Information Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. J. T. Rieck, SVP Fin. & Investor Relations
  • Ms. Stephanie B. Tillman, Chief Legal Counsel (Age 51)
  • Ms. Mary A. Krier, Sr. VP of Communications & Corp. Responsibility
  • Mr. Debo Mukherjee, Chief Marketing Officer (Age 54)

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

18 employees have rated Flowers Foods CEO Ryals McMullian on Glassdoor.com. Ryals McMullian has an approval rating of 76% among Flowers Foods' 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."

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 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 $26.68.

How much money does Flowers Foods make?

Flowers Foods (NYSE:FLO) has a market capitalization of $5.66 billion and generates $4.33 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $206.19 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.019990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Flowers Foods have?

Flowers Foods employs 8,900 workers across the globe.

When was Flowers Foods founded?

Flowers Foods was founded in 1919.

How can I contact Flowers Foods?

Flowers Foods' mailing address is 1919 FLOWERS CIRCLE, THOMASVILLE GA, 31757. The official website for Flowers Foods 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 7/3/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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