Lamb Weston Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:LW)

About Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE:LW)

Lamb Weston Holdings logoLamb Weston Holdings, Inc. (Lamb Weston), is a supplier of frozen potato, sweet potato, appetizer and vegetable products to restaurants and retailers around the world. The Company's segments include Global, Foodservice, Retail and Other. The Global segment includes operations associated with Lamb Weston's business with large chain restaurant customers, whether those results are generated in the United States or abroad, as well as operations associated with retail and foodservice customers located outside of the United States and Canada. The Foodservice segment includes sales to a line of foodservice distribution customers in the United States and Canada. The Retail reporting segment includes sales to grocery, mass, club, and specialty retailers primarily in the United States. The Other segment includes the operations from Lamb Weston's frozen vegetable business. It also includes the operations from Lamb Weston's dairy business.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Fishing & Farming Wholesale
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:LW
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.lambweston.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $6.41 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 146,069,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $44.75
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $42.12
  • 52 Week Range: $28.75 - $47.99
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.82
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.27
  • P/E Growth: 4.13
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $3.11 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.06
  • Book Value: ($4.80) per share
  • Price / Book: -9.14
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.75
  • Dividend Yield: 1.6%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $578.7 million
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -3.65%
  • Current Ratio: 1.55%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.59%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 887,960 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 3.52
 
Frequently Asked Questions for Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE:LW)

What is Lamb Weston Holdings' stock symbol?

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

How often does Lamb Weston Holdings pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lamb Weston Holdings?

Lamb Weston Holdings announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 21st. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 4th will be given a dividend of $0.1875 per share on Friday, September 1st. This represents a $0.75 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 2nd. View Lamb Weston Holdings' Dividend History.

How were Lamb Weston Holdings' earnings last quarter?

Lamb Weston Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LW) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 25th. The company reported $0.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.03. The business earned $833 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $810.85 million. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 7.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.29 EPS. View Lamb Weston Holdings' Earnings History.

Where is Lamb Weston Holdings' stock going? Where will Lamb Weston Holdings' stock price be in 2017?

8 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Lamb Weston Holdings' stock. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate Lamb Weston Holdings' stock price to reach $46.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Lamb Weston Holdings.

What are analysts saying about Lamb Weston Holdings stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Lamb Weston Holdings stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. is a supplier of frozen potato, sweet potato, appetizer and vegetable products to restaurants and retailers. Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. is headquartered in Eagle, Idaho. " (7/12/2017)
  • 2. Jefferies Group LLC analysts commented, "We hosted investor meetings with an expert in charge of negotiating contract prices for potatoes used to make fries. 1) LW enjoys a significant structural cost advantage that is sustainable & hard to replicate; 2) several competitor plants are already cost disadvantaged & likely to close as new plants are added; 3) potato costs will likely be a tailwind for at least the next 8 qtrs; & 4) LW is a strategic asset with M&A optionality. LW remains our top pick." (3/6/2017)

Who are some of Lamb Weston Holdings' key competitors?

Who owns Lamb Weston Holdings stock?

Lamb Weston Holdings' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.13%), US Bancorp DE (0.12%), First National Bank of Omaha (0.11%), Meyer Handelman Co. (0.09%), Great West Life Assurance Co. Can (0.08%) and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.07%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Lamb Weston Holdings.

Who sold Lamb Weston Holdings stock? Who is selling Lamb Weston Holdings stock?

Lamb Weston Holdings' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Acadian Asset Management LLC, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Creative Planning, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, US Bancorp DE and Main Street Research LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lamb Weston Holdings.

Who bought Lamb Weston Holdings stock? Who is buying Lamb Weston Holdings stock?

Lamb Weston Holdings' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mitsubishi UFJ Asset Management UK Ltd., KAMES CAPITAL plc, Highland Capital Management LLC, Aperio Group LLC, ING Groep NV, Wright Investors Service Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Spirit of America Management Corp NY. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lamb Weston Holdings.

How do I buy Lamb Weston Holdings stock?

Shares of Lamb Weston Holdings can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Lamb Weston Holdings' stock price today?

One share of Lamb Weston Holdings stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.86.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE LW)
Community Ranking:  3.4 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  78 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  37 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  115
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE:LW) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: $46.00 (4.88% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE:LW)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/26/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$45.00 -> $46.00MediumView Rating Details
7/10/2017Bank of America CorporationBoost Price TargetBuy$46.00 -> $48.00HighView Rating Details
7/4/2017Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> Hold$42.00 -> $44.00MediumView Rating Details
5/23/2017CL KingInitiated CoverageStrong-Buy -> Strong-Buy$55.00MediumView Rating Details
5/19/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$50.00 -> $53.00LowView Rating Details
5/16/2017Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$49.00HighView Rating Details
2/8/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageNeutral$38.00N/AView Rating Details
11/11/2016Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageOverweight$35.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE:LW)
Earnings by Quarter for Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE:LW)
Earnings History by Quarter for Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE LW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/25/2017Q4 2017$0.48$0.51$810.85 million$833.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/6/2017Q3 2017$0.54$0.59$759.74 million$768.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/10/2017Q217$0.55$0.63$772.10 million$790.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE:LW)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.11
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.36
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.48$0.48$0.48
Q2 20171$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q3 20171$0.54$0.54$0.54
Q4 20171$0.49$0.49$0.49
Q1 20181$0.50$0.50$0.50
Q2 20181$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q3 20181$0.69$0.69$0.69
Q4 20181$0.57$0.57$0.57
Q1 20191$0.56$0.56$0.56
Q2 20191$0.67$0.67$0.67
Q4 20191$0.65$0.65$0.65
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE:LW)
Next Dividend:9/1/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.75
Dividend Yield:1.71%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:32.61% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
29.53% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE:LW)

Dividend History by Quarter for Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE LW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/21/2017quarterly$0.191.68%8/2/20178/4/20179/1/2017
3/24/2017quarterly$0.191.76%4/26/20174/30/20176/2/2017
12/16/2016special$0.191/26/20171/30/20173/1/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE:LW)
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Headlines

Headline Trends for Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE:LW)
Latest Headlines for Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE:LW)
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americanbankingnews.com logoJefferies Group Research Analysts Cut Earnings Estimates for Lamb Weston Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LW)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 1:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLamb Weston Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LW) Given Equal Weight Rating at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 2:40 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Lamb Weston increases size of board from 7 to 9 members
www.reuters.com - July 26 at 4:09 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Lamb Weston Holdings reports Q4 earnings per share $0.51
www.reuters.com - July 25 at 11:08 PM
seekingalpha.com logoLamb Weston Holdings' (LW) CEO Thomas Werner on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - July 25 at 11:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 11:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLamb Weston Reports Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results; Provides Fiscal Year 2018 Outlook
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 11:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo​Metro Atlanta Chamber CEO joins board of frozen potato supplier
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 11:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of LW.N earnings conference call or presentation 25-Jul-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 11:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLamb Weston beats 4Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 11:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLamb Weston Holdings Inc. (LW) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.02 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 10:12 PM
businesswire.com logoLamb Weston Announces Addition of New Directors and Other ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - July 25 at 3:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLamb Weston Announces Addition of New Directors and Other Board Changes
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 3:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. : July 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 3:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLamb Weston Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LW-US : July 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 24 at 12:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLamb Weston Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LW) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 10:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Review: Calavo Growers (CVGW) versus Lamb Weston Holdings (LW)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 22 at 8:29 AM
nasdaq.com logoUnilever (UN) Q2 Sales Gain on Currency and Acquisitions - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 22 at 6:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever (UN) Q2 Sales Gain on Currency and Acquisitions
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 6:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLamb Weston Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LW) Announces $0.19 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 3:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Survey: Calavo Growers (CVGW) vs. Lamb Weston Holdings (LW)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 8:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Lamb Weston Holdings (NYSE:LW) and Calavo Growers (CVGW)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 8:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. : July 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 15 at 6:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLamb Weston Holdings Inc. (LW) PT Raised to $48.00 at Bank of America Corporation
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 9:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLamb Weston Holdings Inc. (LW) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $816.60 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 9:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLamb Weston Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LW) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.48 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 9:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLamb Weston Holdings Inc. (LW) Downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 7:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLamb Weston Holdings, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:LW) : July 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 3 at 7:59 PM
businesswire.com logoLamb Weston Announces Details of Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - July 1 at 12:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLamb Weston Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LW-US : June 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 1 at 12:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLamb Weston Announces Details of Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 8:03 PM
prnewswire.com logoInitiating Research Reports on Food Equities -- Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Kraft Heinz, Pilgrim's Pride, and Lamb Weston - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - June 28 at 8:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLamb Weston Holdings Inc. (LW) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 10:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCalavo Growers (CVGW) vs. Lamb Weston Holdings (LW) Financial Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 8:04 AM
seekingalpha.com logoLamb Weston completes key potato facility deal
seekingalpha.com - June 16 at 7:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLamb Weston Holdings Inc. (LW) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 8:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLamb Weston’s European Joint Venture Completes Acquisition of Oerlemans Foods' Potato Division
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 7:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect Lamb Weston Holdings Inc. (LW) Will Post Earnings of $0.48 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 13 at 10:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Lamb Weston Holdings Inc (LW) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 6:32 PM
nasdaq.com logoHere's Why McCormick (MKC) Should Be Added to Your Portfolio - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 7 at 12:07 AM
nasdaq.com logoWill Sysco's (SYY) Strategic Efforts Help Sustain Momentum? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 7 at 12:07 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLamb Weston Holdings Inc (LW) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 10:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLamb Weston Holdings Inc (LW) Upgraded to "Buy" by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 27 at 12:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLamb Weston Holdings Inc (LW) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 12:38 AM
benzinga.com logoBenzinga's Top Upgrades, Downgrades For May 24, 2017 - Benzinga
www.benzinga.com - May 24 at 11:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLamb Weston Holdings Inc (LW) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at CL King
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 5:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Expect Lamb Weston Holdings Inc (LW) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $816.6 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 21 at 9:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLamb Weston Holdings' (LW) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 2:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.48 EPS Expected for Lamb Weston Holdings Inc (LW) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 6:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBerenberg Bank Begins Coverage on Lamb Weston Holdings Inc (LW)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 9:36 AM

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