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NYSE:LW - Lamb Weston Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.08 (-0.08 %)
(As of 02/23/2020 08:21 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $94.84
50-Day Range
MA: $92.39
52-Week Range
Now: $94.84
Volume421,705 shs
Average Volume719,332 shs
Market Capitalization$13.86 billion
P/E Ratio27.57
Dividend Yield0.97%
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.76 billion
Cash Flow$4.35 per share
Book Value($0.03) per share
Price / Book-3,161.33


Net Income$467.80 million


Market Cap$13.86 billion
Next Earnings Date4/7/2020 (Estimated)

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Lamb Weston (NYSE:LW) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lamb Weston's stock symbol?

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

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

Lamb Weston declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 19th. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 31st will be given a dividend of $0.23 per share on Friday, February 28th. This represents a $0.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.97%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 30th. This is a positive change from Lamb Weston's previous quarterly dividend of $0.20. View Lamb Weston's Dividend History.

How were Lamb Weston's earnings last quarter?

Lamb Weston Holdings Inc (NYSE:LW) announced its earnings results on Friday, January, 3rd. The specialty retailer reported $0.95 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.85 by $0.10. The specialty retailer had revenue of $1.02 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $964.88 million. Lamb Weston had a return on equity of 869.30% and a net margin of 12.90%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 11.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.80 EPS. View Lamb Weston's Earnings History.

When is Lamb Weston's next earnings date?

Lamb Weston is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 7th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Lamb Weston.

What price target have analysts set for LW?

8 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Lamb Weston's stock. Their forecasts range from $65.00 to $96.00. On average, they expect Lamb Weston's share price to reach $82.83 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for Lamb Weston.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lamb Weston?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lamb Weston in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Lamb Weston.

Has Lamb Weston been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about LW stock have been trending neutral recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Lamb Weston earned a daily sentiment score of 0.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Lamb Weston.

Are investors shorting Lamb Weston?

Lamb Weston saw a decrease in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,840,000 shares, a decrease of 16.2% from the January 15th total of 4,580,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,020,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.8 days. Approximately 2.6% of the company's stock are short sold. View Lamb Weston's Current Options Chain.

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), RADCOM (RDCM), NVIDIA (NVDA), Conagra Brands (CAG), Walt Disney (DIS), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Verizon Communications (VZ), Amgen (AMGN), NuStar Energy (NS) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

Who are Lamb Weston's key executives?

Lamb Weston's management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are Lamb Weston's major shareholders?

Lamb Weston's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Capital Research Global Investors (7.48%), State Street Corp (4.63%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (2.35%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.61%), Champlain Investment Partners LLC (1.57%) and Franklin Resources Inc. (1.33%). Company insiders that own Lamb Weston stock include Bernadette M Madarieta, Eryk J Spytek, Michael Jared Smith, Robert Mcnutt and William G Jurgensen. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Lamb Weston.

Which major investors are selling Lamb Weston stock?

LW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Schroder Investment Management Group, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Panagora Asset Management Inc. and Rockefeller Capital Management L.P.. 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. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lamb Weston.

Which major investors are buying Lamb Weston stock?

LW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, First Trust Advisors LP, National Pension Service, Teacher Retirement System of Texas, State Street Corp, Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC, Scout Investments Inc. and FMR LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lamb Weston.

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 $94.84.

How big of a company is Lamb Weston?

Lamb Weston has a market capitalization of $13.86 billion and generates $3.76 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $467.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.22 on an earnings per share basis. Lamb Weston employs 7,600 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Lamb Weston.

What is Lamb Weston's official website?

The official website for Lamb Weston is http://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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Lamb Weston (NYSE LW)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  295 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  286 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  581
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lamb Weston and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/23/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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