Lamb Weston Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.41 (-0.51 %)
(As of 06/23/2021 01:21 PM ET)
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Volume7,426 shs
Average Volume932,386 shs
Market Capitalization$11.61 billion
P/E Ratio46.43
Dividend Yield1.18%
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About Lamb Weston

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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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Overall MarketRank

2.15 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

27th out of 312 stocks

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

1st out of 9 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Lamb Weston (NYSE:LW) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Lamb Weston a buy right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lamb Weston in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Lamb Weston stock.
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When is Lamb Weston's next earnings date?

Lamb Weston is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 27th 2021.
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How were Lamb Weston's earnings last quarter?

Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LW) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April, 6th. The specialty retailer reported $0.45 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.06. The specialty retailer earned $895.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $819.94 million. Lamb Weston had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 70.00% and a net margin of 7.14%. The business's revenue was down 4.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.77 EPS.
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How has Lamb Weston's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Lamb Weston's stock was trading at $71.43 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LW shares have increased by 11.0% and is now trading at $79.30.
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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, March 25th. Investors of record on Friday, May 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.235 per share on Friday, June 4th. This represents a $0.94 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.19%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 6th.
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Is Lamb Weston a good dividend stock?

Lamb Weston pays an annual dividend of $0.94 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.18%. Lamb Weston does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Lamb Weston is 37.60%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Lamb Weston will have a dividend payout ratio of 30.92% 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 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Lamb Weston's stock. Their forecasts range from $81.00 to $100.00. On average, they anticipate Lamb Weston's share price to reach $91.80 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Lamb Weston's key executives?

Lamb Weston's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Thomas P. Werner, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55, Pay $2.44M)
  • Mr. Robert M. McNutt, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 61, Pay $1.13M)
  • Ms. Sharon L. Miller, Sr. VP & GM of Global Bus. Unit (Age 55, Pay $1.03M)
  • Mr. Michael Jared Smith, Sr. VP and GM of Foodservice, Retail, Marketing & Innovation (Age 44, Pay $1.13M)
  • Mr. Gerardo Scheufler, Sr. VP & Chief Supply Chain Officer (Age 53, Pay $715.76k)
  • Mr. Dexter P. Congbalay, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Eryk J. Spytek, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 53)
  • Ms. Micheline C. Carter, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. John C. Hatto, Sr. VP of Strategy & Growth
  • Ms. Bernadette M. Madarieta, VP & Controller (Age 45)

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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).

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.86%), APG Asset Management N.V. (5.21%), London Co. of Virginia (1.83%), Champlain Investment Partners LLC (1.77%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.72%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.50%). 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 Capital International Investors, Congress Asset Management Co. MA, Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, Champlain Investment Partners LLC, Nordea Investment Management AB, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Amundi Asset Management US Inc., and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Lamb Weston company stock in the last year include Eryk J Spytek, and Thomas P Werner.
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Which major investors are buying Lamb Weston stock?

LW stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Eaton Vance Management, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Armistice Capital LLC, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., and Lazard Asset Management LLC. 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.
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What is Lamb Weston's stock price today?

One share of LW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $79.30.

How much money does Lamb Weston make?

Lamb Weston has a market capitalization of $11.60 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.

How many employees does Lamb Weston have?

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.

Where are Lamb Weston's headquarters?

Lamb Weston is headquartered at 599 S. RIVERSHORE LANE, EAGLE ID, 83616.

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 6/23/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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