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NYSE:HRL - Hormel Foods Stock Price, Forecast & News

$44.96
+0.11 (+0.25 %)
(As of 03/30/2020 09:04 AM ET)
Today's Range
$44.11
Now: $44.96
$46.23
50-Day Range
$40.08
MA: $45.00
$48.58
52-Week Range
$37.00
Now: $44.96
$51.53
Volume2.46 million shs
Average Volume4.43 million shs
Market Capitalization$24.18 billion
P/E Ratio24.84
Dividend Yield2.07%
Beta0.13
Hormel Foods Corporation produces and markets various meat and food products in the United States and internationally. The company operates through five segments: Grocery Products, Refrigerated Foods, Jennie-O Turkey Store, and International & Other. It offers various perishable meat products, including fresh meats, frozen items, refrigerated meal solutions, sausages, hams, guacamoles, and bacons; and shelf-stable products, such as canned luncheon meats, peanut butters, chilies, shelf-stable microwaveable meals, hashes, stews, meat spreads, flour and corn tortillas, salsas, tortilla chips, and other products. The company also provides turkey products; nutritional food products and supplements; dessert and drink mixes; and industrial gelatin products. It sells its products through sales personnel, as well as through independent brokers and distributors. The company was formerly known as Geo. A. Hormel & Company and changed its name to Hormel Foods Corporation in January 1995. Hormel Foods Corporation was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in Austin, Minnesota.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Meat packing plants
Sub-IndustryPackaged Foods & Meats
SectorConsumer Staples
CUSIP44045210
Phone507-437-5611

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$9.50 billion
Cash Flow$2.08 per share
Book Value$11.08 per share

Profitability

Net Income$978.81 million

Miscellaneous

Employees18,800
Market Cap$24.18 billion
Next Earnings Date5/28/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Hormel Foods (NYSE:HRL) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Hormel Foods' stock was trading at $42.27 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, HRL shares have increased by 6.4% and is now trading at $44.96. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

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

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hormel Foods in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Hormel Foods.

When is Hormel Foods' next earnings date?

Hormel Foods is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 28th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Hormel Foods.

How were Hormel Foods' earnings last quarter?

Hormel Foods Corp (NYSE:HRL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 20th. The company reported $0.45 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.46 by $0.01. The business earned $2.38 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.37 billion. Hormel Foods had a net margin of 10.30% and a return on equity of 15.90%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.44 EPS. View Hormel Foods' earnings history.

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

Hormel Foods declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, March 23rd. Stockholders of record on Monday, April 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.2325 per share on Friday, May 15th. This represents a $0.93 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.07%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 9th. View Hormel Foods' dividend history.

When did Hormel Foods' stock split? How did Hormel Foods' stock split work?

Hormel Foods's stock split before market open on Wednesday, February 10th 2016. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, November 25th 2015. The newly issued shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell on Tuesday, February 9th 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of Hormel Foods stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

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

Hormel Foods issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 20th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.69-1.83 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.77. The company issued revenue guidance of $9.5-10.3 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $9.70 billion.

What price target have analysts set for HRL?

9 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Hormel Foods' shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $46.00. On average, they anticipate Hormel Foods' share price to reach $40.88 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.1%. View analysts' price targets for Hormel Foods.

Has Hormel Foods been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about HRL stock has trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Hormel Foods earned a news sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutHormel Foods.

Who are some of Hormel Foods' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Hormel Foods own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Hormel Foods investors own include AT&T (T), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Medtronic (MDT), AbbVie (ABBV), Walt Disney (DIS), Ford Motor (F), Procter & Gamble (PG), Lowe's Companies (LOW) and Mcdonald's (MCD).

Who are Hormel Foods' key executives?

Hormel Foods' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. James P. Snee, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 52)
  • Mr. James N. Sheehan, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 64)
  • Mr. Thomas R. Day, Exec. VP of Refrigerated Foods (Age 61)
  • Mr. Glenn R. Leitch, Exec. VP of Supply Chain (Age 59)
  • Mr. James M. Splinter, Group VP of Corp. Strategy (Age 57)

What is Hormel Foods' stock symbol?

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

Who are Hormel Foods' major shareholders?

Hormel Foods' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (5.38%), Capital Research Global Investors (2.65%), Capital International Investors (2.06%), Mairs & Power INC (1.01%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.85%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.83%). Company insiders that own Hormel Foods stock include Dakota A Pippins, Deanna T Brady, Elsa A Murano, Gary Jamison, Glenn R Leitch, Glenn S Forbes, Howse Steve, James M Splinter, James N Sheehan, James P Snee, Jana L Haynes, Kevin L Myers, Larry L Vorpahl, Lori J Marco, Luis G Marconi, Mark A Coffey, Patrick J Connor, Robert Nakasone, Steven G Binder, Steven J Lykken, Susan K Nestegard, Terrell K Crews, Thomas R Day and Todd James. View institutional ownership trends for Hormel Foods.

Which institutional investors are selling Hormel Foods stock?

HRL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Champlain Investment Partners LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, PGGM Investments, State Street Corp, Marshall Wace LLP, New York State Common Retirement Fund, Marshall Wace North America L.P., and BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp. Company insiders that have sold Hormel Foods company stock in the last year include Deanna T Brady, Elsa A Murano, Glenn R Leitch, Glenn S Forbes, James N Sheehan, Jana L Haynes, Kevin L Myers, Larry L Vorpahl, Lori J Marco, Patrick J Connor, Robert Nakasone, Steven J Lykken, Terrell K Crews, and Thomas R Day. View insider buying and selling activity for Hormel Foods.

Which institutional investors are buying Hormel Foods stock?

HRL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, AQR Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Credit Suisse AG, Polaris Greystone Financial Group LLC, National Pension Service, Stifel Financial Corp, and Schroder Investment Management Group. View insider buying and selling activity for Hormel Foods.

How do I buy shares of Hormel Foods?

Shares of HRL 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 Hormel Foods' stock price today?

One share of HRL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.96.

How big of a company is Hormel Foods?

Hormel Foods has a market capitalization of $24.18 billion and generates $9.50 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $978.81 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.74 on an earnings per share basis. Hormel Foods employs 18,800 workers across the globe. View additional information about Hormel Foods.

What is Hormel Foods' official website?

The official website for Hormel Foods is http://www.hormelfoods.com/.

How can I contact Hormel Foods?

Hormel Foods' mailing address is 1 HORMEL PL, AUSTIN MN, 55912. The company can be reached via phone at 507-437-5611 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Hormel Foods (NYSE HRL)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  442 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  557 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  999
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hormel Foods and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HRL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HRL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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