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NYSE:LW

Lamb Weston - LW Stock Forecast, Price & News

$98.75
+0.99 (+1.01%)
(As of 01/26/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$97.02
$98.81
50-Day Range
$84.02
$99.99
52-Week Range
$49.71
$100.77
Volume
1.26 million shs
Average Volume
1.81 million shs
Market Capitalization
$14.21 billion
P/E Ratio
30.29
Dividend Yield
1.00%
Price Target
$96.80

Lamb Weston MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.80 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
2.0% Downside
$96.80 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.32% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.16
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.70mentions of Lamb Weston in the last 14 days
Based on 18 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$4.10 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
12.88%
From $3.96 to $4.47 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.23 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

54th out of 141 stocks

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

3rd 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

Ex-Dividend for 12/2 Dividend
11/03/2022
Dividend Payable
12/02/2022
Last Earnings
1/05/2023
Today
1/27/2023
Ex-Dividend for 3/3 Dividend
2/02/2023
Dividend Payable
3/03/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/06/2023
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
$96.80
High Stock Price Forecast
$115.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$75.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-2.0%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.80
Research Coverage
5 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$200.90 million
Pretax Margin
13.24%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$4.10 billion
Cash Flow
$3.50 per share
Book Value
$3.98 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
142,720,000
Market Cap
$14.21 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.51

Key Executives

  • Mr. Thomas P. WernerMr. Thomas P. Werner (Age 57)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $2.61M
  • Ms. Bernadette M. Madarieta (Age 47)
    Sr. VP & CFO
    Comp: $1.11M
  • Mr. Eryk J. SpytekMr. Eryk J. Spytek (Age 55)
    Sr. VP, Chief Compliance Officer & Gen. Counsel
    Comp: $913.14k
  • Ms. Sharon L. Miller (Age 57)
    Sr. VP & GM of Global Bus. Unit
    Comp: $1.12M
  • Mr. Michael Jared Smith (Age 46)
    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 57)
    Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer
  • Mr. Gerardo  ScheuflerMr. Gerardo Scheufler (Age 55)
    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 analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lamb Weston in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" LW shares.
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What is Lamb Weston's stock price forecast for 2023?

5 Wall Street research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Lamb Weston's shares. Their LW share price forecasts range from $75.00 to $115.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $96.80 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.0%.
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How have LW shares performed in 2023?

Lamb Weston's stock was trading at $89.36 on January 1st, 2023. Since then, LW shares have increased by 10.5% and is now trading at $98.75.
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Are investors shorting Lamb Weston?

Lamb Weston saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,020,000 shares, an increase of 6.0% from the November 30th total of 2,850,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,710,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.8 days. Currently, 2.2% of the company's shares 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, April 6th 2023.
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How were Lamb Weston's earnings last quarter?

Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LW) posted its earnings results on Thursday, January, 5th. The specialty retailer reported $1.28 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.74 by $0.54. The specialty retailer had revenue of $1.28 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.16 billion. Lamb Weston had a net margin of 10.50% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 107.83%.

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

Lamb Weston announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 14th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.28 per share on Friday, March 3rd. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.13%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 2nd. This is a boost from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.25.
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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 1.00%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 3 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 30.06%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, LW will have a dividend payout ratio of 21.92% 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 approved a stock repurchase program on Friday, December 17th 2021, which permits the company to repurchase $250,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy up to 3% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's management believes its stock is 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, January, 5th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.75-$4.00 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.98. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.80 billion-$4.90 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.73 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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include National Bank of Canada FI (0.27%), Strs Ohio (0.21%), Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.19%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.14%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.09%) and Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.06%). Insiders that own company stock include Bernadette M Madarieta, Eryk J Spytek, Eryk J Spytek, Gerardo Scheufler, Gregory W Jones, John C Hatto, Michael Jared Smith, Peter J Bensen, Robert A Niblock, Robert A Niblock, 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 $98.75.

How much money does Lamb Weston make?

Lamb Weston (NYSE:LW) has a market capitalization of $14.21 billion and generates $4.10 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $200.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.26 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 1/27/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff