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Lamb Weston Stock Forecast, Price & News

$77.07
-0.30 (-0.39 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$76.14
Now: $77.07
$77.44
50-Day Range
$72.63
MA: $77.15
$78.74
52-Week Range
$39.06
Now: $77.07
$96.32
Volume539,700 shs
Average Volume986,416 shs
Market Capitalization$11.28 billion
P/E Ratio38.15
Dividend Yield1.19%
Beta0.78
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, commercial ingredients, and appetizers under the Lamb Weston brand, as well as various customer labels. The company also offers its products under its owned or licensed brands, such as Grown in Idaho and Alexia, and other licensed brands, as well as under retailers' own brands. In addition, it engages in the vegetable and dairy businesses. The company 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. Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1950 and is headquartered in Eagle, Idaho.
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.91 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

38th out of 301 stocks

Canned, Frozen, & Preserved Fruits, Vegetables, & Food Special Industry

2nd out of 9 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Canned, frozen, & preserved fruits, vegetables, & food special
Sub-IndustryN/A
CUSIPN/A
Phone208-938-1047
Employees7,700

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.79 billion
Cash Flow$3.80 per share
Book Value$2.79 per share

Profitability

Net Income$365.90 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$11.28 billion
Next Earnings Date4/7/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$77.07
-0.30 (-0.39 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Lamb Weston (NYSE:LW) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Lamb Weston's stock was trading at $71.43 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LW shares have increased by 7.9% and is now trading at $77.07.
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Is Lamb Weston a buy right now?

5 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lamb Weston in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Lamb Weston stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in LW, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Lamb Weston?

Wall Street analysts have given Lamb Weston a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Lamb Weston wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Larry J. Merlo's approval rating as Lamb Weston's CEO?

6,978 employees have rated Lamb Weston CEO Larry J. Merlo on Glassdoor.com. Larry J. Merlo has an approval rating of 37% among Lamb Weston's employees. This puts Larry J. Merlo in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is Lamb Weston's next earnings date?

Lamb Weston is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 7th 2021.
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How were Lamb Weston's earnings last quarter?

Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LW) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January, 6th. The specialty retailer reported $0.66 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.04. The specialty retailer had revenue of $896.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $890.13 million. Lamb Weston had a return on equity of 95.26% and a net margin of 8.33%. The firm's revenue was down 12.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.95 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, December 17th. Investors of record on Friday, February 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.235 per share on Friday, March 5th. This represents a $0.94 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.22%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 4th. This is a boost from Lamb Weston's previous quarterly dividend of $0.23.
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Is Lamb Weston a good dividend stock?

Lamb Weston pays an annual dividend of $0.92 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.19%. Lamb Weston does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Lamb Weston is 36.80%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Lamb Weston will have a dividend payout ratio of 31.29% next year. This indicates that Lamb Weston will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for LW?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Lamb Weston's shares. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $89.00. On average, they expect Lamb Weston's stock price to reach $65.20 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 15.4%.
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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 Conagra Brands (CAG), RADCOM (RDCM), The Walt Disney (DIS), The Home Depot (HD), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), NVIDIA (NVDA), MaxLinear (MXL), Intel (INTC), NuStar Energy (NS) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are Lamb Weston's key executives?

Lamb Weston's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Thomas P. Werner, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54, Pay $2.44M)
  • Mr. Robert M. McNutt, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 60, Pay $1.13M)
  • Ms. Sharon L. Miller, Sr. VP & GM of Global Bus. Unit (Age 54, Pay $1.03M)
  • Mr. Michael Jared Smith, Sr. VP and GM of Foodservice, Retail, Marketing & Innovation (Age 43, Pay $1.13M)
  • Mr. Gerardo Scheufler, Sr. VP & Chief Supply Chain Officer (Age 52, Pay $715.76k)
  • Mr. Dexter P. Congbalay, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Eryk J. Spytek, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 52)
  • Ms. Micheline C. Carter, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 54)
  • Ms. Bernadette M. Madarieta, VP & Controller (Age 44)

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Scout Investments Inc. (0.17%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.09%), Thompson Investment Management Inc. (0.03%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.01%) and IFM Investors Pty Ltd (0.01%). Company insiders that own Lamb Weston stock include Bernadette M Madarieta, Eryk J Spytek, Michael Jared Smith, Robert A Niblock, Robert Mcnutt, Thomas P Werner 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 Pacer Advisors Inc., Scout Investments Inc., Cypress Capital Group, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Huntington National Bank, Biltmore Wealth Management LLC, Pflug Koory LLC, and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Lamb Weston company stock in the last year include Eryk J Spytek, Michael Jared Smith, and Thomas P Werner.
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Which major investors are buying Lamb Weston stock?

LW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kestra Advisory Services LLC, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Redpoint Investment Management Pty Ltd, Park Avenue Securities LLC, Crescent Capital Consulting LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, DNB Asset Management AS, and Boston Trust Walden Corp. 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 WeBull, 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 $77.07.

How big of a company is Lamb Weston?

Lamb Weston has a market capitalization of $11.28 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 1/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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