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NYSE:LW

Lamb Weston - LW Stock Forecast, Price & News

$87.73
+1.22 (+1.41%)
(As of 12/2/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$85.40
$87.75
50-Day Range
$76.63
$87.73
52-Week Range
$49.71
$88.04
Volume
1.07 million shs
Average Volume
1.68 million shs
Market Capitalization
$12.62 billion
P/E Ratio
31.67
Dividend Yield
1.13%
Price Target
$88.20

Lamb Weston MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.80 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
0.5% Upside
$88.20 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.91% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.16
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.22mentions of Lamb Weston in the last 14 days
Based on 6 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$397,630 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
28.38%
From $3.03 to $3.89 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.05 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

75th out of 141 stocks

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

4th out of 5 stocks

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About Lamb Weston (NYSE:LW) Stock

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, commercial ingredients, and appetizers under the Lamb Weston brand, as well as under 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' brands. In addition, it engages in the vegetable and dairy businesses. The company serves retail and foodservice customers; and grocery, mass merchants, club, and specialty retailers; and businesses, educational institutions, independent restaurants, regional chain restaurants, and convenience stores. Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. was incorporated in 1950 and is headquartered in Eagle, Idaho.

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LW Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/05/2022
Ex-Dividend for 12/2 Dividend
11/03/2022
Dividend Payable
12/02/2022
Today
12/03/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
1/05/2023
Fiscal Year End
5/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Canned, frozen, & preserved fruits, vegetables, & food special
Sub-Industry
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
8,000
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$88.20
High Stock Price Forecast
$101.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$75.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+0.5%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.80
Research Coverage
5 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$200.90 million
Pretax Margin
9.01%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$4.10 billion
Cash Flow
$3.48 per share
Book Value
$2.50 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
142,680,000
Market Cap
$12.62 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.53

Key Executives

  • Mr. Thomas P. WernerMr. Thomas P. Werner (Age 56)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $2.61M
  • Ms. Bernadette M. Madarieta (Age 46)
    Sr. VP & CFO
    Comp: $1.11M
  • Mr. Eryk J. SpytekMr. Eryk J. Spytek (Age 54)
    Sr. VP, Chief Compliance Officer & Gen. Counsel
    Comp: $913.14k
  • Ms. Sharon L. Miller (Age 56)
    Sr. VP & GM of Global Bus. Unit
    Comp: $1.12M
  • Mr. Michael Jared Smith (Age 45)
    Sr. VP and GM of Foodservice, Retail, Marketing & Innovation
    Comp: $1.29M
  • Mr. Dexter P. Congbalay
    VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Steven J. Younes J.D. (Age 56)
    Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer
  • Mr. Gerardo  ScheuflerMr. Gerardo Scheufler (Age 54)
    Sr. VP & Chief Supply Chain Officer
  • Mr. John C. HattoMr. John C. Hatto
    Sr. VP of Strategy & Growth
  • Phuong T. Lam
    VP & Corp. Sec.













LW Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Lamb Weston stock right now?

5 Wall Street equities research 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 equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" LW shares.
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What is Lamb Weston's stock price forecast for 2023?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Lamb Weston's stock. Their LW share price forecasts range from $75.00 to $101.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $88.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have LW shares performed in 2022?

Lamb Weston's stock was trading at $63.38 at the start of the year. Since then, LW shares have increased by 38.4% and is now trading at $87.73.
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Are investors shorting Lamb Weston?

Lamb Weston saw a decline in short interest in the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,640,000 shares, a decline of 25.4% from the October 15th total of 3,540,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,520,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.7 days. Approximately 1.9% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is Lamb Weston's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 5th 2023.
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How were Lamb Weston's earnings last quarter?

Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LW) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 5th. The specialty retailer reported $0.75 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.52 by $0.23. The specialty retailer had revenue of $1.13 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.14 billion. Lamb Weston had a net margin of 9.50% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 93.98%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 14.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.20 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 Wednesday, September 28th. Investors of record on Friday, November 4th will be given a dividend of $0.245 per share on Friday, December 2nd. This represents a $0.98 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 3rd.
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Is Lamb Weston a good dividend stock?

Lamb Weston (NYSE:LW) pays an annual dividend of $0.98 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.13%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 35.38%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, LW will have a dividend payout ratio of 25.19% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Lamb Weston's stock buyback program work?

Lamb Weston declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback program on Friday, December 17th 2021, which authorizes the company to buyback $250,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has Lamb Weston issued on next quarter's earnings?

Lamb Weston issued an update on its FY 2023 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 27th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.45-$2.85 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.79. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.70 billion-$4.80 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.77 billion.

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), Walt Disney (DIS), 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.40%), BlackRock Inc. (6.30%), State Street Corp (3.62%), TPG GP A LLC (2.55%), London Co. of Virginia (2.52%) and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (1.91%). Insiders that own company stock include Bernadette M Madarieta, Eryk J Spytek, Eryk J Spytek, Gerardo Scheufler, John C Hatto, Michael Jared Smith, Peter J Bensen, Robert A Niblock, Robert A Niblock, Robert Mcnutt, Sharon L Miller, Thomas P Werner and William G Jurgensen.
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How do I buy shares of Lamb Weston?

Shares of LW stock 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 $87.73.

How much money does Lamb Weston make?

Lamb Weston (NYSE:LW) has a market capitalization of $12.62 billion and generates $4.10 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $200.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.77 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Lamb Weston have?

The company employs 8,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Lamb Weston?

Lamb Weston's mailing address is 599 S. RIVERSHORE LANE, EAGLE ID, 83616. The official website for the company is www.lambweston.com. The specialty retailer can be reached via phone at (208) 938-1047 or via email at dexter.congbalay@lambweston.com.

This page (NYSE:LW) was last updated on 12/3/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff