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NYSE:LWLamb Weston Stock Price, Forecast & News

+1.61 (+2.68 %)
(As of 08/4/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $61.74
50-Day Range
MA: $64.42
52-Week Range
Now: $61.74
Volume853,379 shs
Average Volume1.53 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.02 billion
P/E Ratio24.80
Dividend Yield1.53%
Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. produces, distributes, and markets value-added frozen potato products worldwide. It operates through four segments: Global, Foodservice, Retail, and Other. The company offers frozen potatoes, sweet potatoes, and appetizers under the Lamb Weston brand name, as well as various customer labels. It serves retail and foodservice customers; grocery, mass, club, and specialty retailers; and businesses, independent restaurants, regional chain restaurants, and convenience stores, as well as educational institutions. The company was founded in 1950 and is headquartered in Eagle, Idaho.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.23 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Canned, frozen, & preserved fruits, vegetables, & food special



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.79 billion
Cash Flow$3.88 per share
Book Value$1.64 per share


Net Income$365.90 million


Market Cap$9.02 billion
Next Earnings Date10/7/2020 (Estimated)
+1.61 (+2.68 %)
(As of 08/4/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Lamb Weston (NYSE:LW) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Lamb Weston's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Lamb Weston's stock was trading at $71.43 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LW shares have decreased by 13.6% and is now trading at $61.74.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Lamb Weston?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lamb Weston in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Lamb Weston's next earnings date?

Lamb Weston is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 7th 2020.
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How were Lamb Weston's earnings last quarter?

Lamb Weston Holdings Inc (NYSE:LW) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 28th. The specialty retailer reported ($0.01) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.17. The specialty retailer earned $846.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $829.33 million. Lamb Weston had a return on equity of 183.08% and a net margin of 9.65%. The business's revenue was down 15.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.74 earnings per share.
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How often does Lamb Weston pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lamb Weston?

Lamb Weston announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 23rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.23 per share on Friday, September 4th. This represents a $0.92 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.49%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 6th.
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What price target have analysts set for LW?

5 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Lamb Weston's stock. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $60.00. On average, they anticipate Lamb Weston's share price to reach $54.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.1%.
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Has Lamb Weston been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about LW stock have trended neutral this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Lamb Weston earned a coverage optimism score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.
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Are investors shorting Lamb Weston?

Lamb Weston saw a decline in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 6,740,000 shares, a decline of 6.6% from the June 30th total of 7,220,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,500,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.5 days. Currently, 4.6% of the company's shares are short sold.
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Who are some of Lamb Weston's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Lamb Weston own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lamb Weston investors own include Home Depot (HD), Conagra Brands (CAG), RADCOM (RDCM), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walt Disney (DIS), Verizon Communications (VZ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Amgen (AMGN), Honeywell International (HON) and AT&T (T).

Who are Lamb Weston's key executives?

Lamb Weston's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Thomas P. Werner, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Robert M. McNutt, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Eryk J. Spytek, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Richard Allan Martin, Sr. VP & Chief Supply Chain Officer (Age 62)
  • Ms. Sharon L. Miller, Sr. VP & Gen. Mang. of Global Bus. Unit (Age 53)

What is Lamb Weston's stock symbol?

Lamb Weston trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LW."

Who are Lamb Weston's major shareholders?

Lamb Weston's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC (7.50%), Congress Asset Management Co. MA (0.95%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.52%), AMI Asset Management Corp (0.40%), DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale (0.32%) and Strs Ohio (0.20%). Company insiders that own Lamb Weston stock include Bernadette M Madarieta, Eryk J Spytek, Michael Jared Smith, Robert A Niblock, Robert Mcnutt and William G Jurgensen.
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Which major investors are selling Lamb Weston stock?

LW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Mackay Shields LLC, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, AMI Asset Management Corp, First Quadrant L P CA, and ProShare Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Lamb Weston company stock in the last year include Bernadette M Madarieta, Eryk J Spytek, Michael Jared Smith, and Robert Mcnutt.
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Which major investors are buying Lamb Weston stock?

LW stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Strs Ohio, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Scout Investments Inc., Congress Asset Management Co. MA, Three Peaks Capital Management LLC, and Pacer Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Lamb Weston stock in the last two years include Robert A Niblock, and William G Jurgensen.
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How do I buy shares of Lamb Weston?

Shares of LW 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 Lamb Weston's stock price today?

One share of LW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $61.74.

How big of a company is Lamb Weston?

Lamb Weston has a market capitalization of $9.02 billion and generates $3.79 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $365.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.50 on an earnings per share basis. Lamb Weston employs 7,700 workers across the globe.

What is Lamb Weston's official website?

The official website for Lamb Weston is www.lambweston.com.

How can I contact Lamb Weston?

Lamb Weston's mailing address is 599 S. RIVERSHORE LANE, EAGLE ID, 83616. The specialty retailer can be reached via phone at 208-938-1047 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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