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NYSE:LW

Lamb Weston - LW Stock Forecast, Price & News

$76.63
-0.75 (-0.97%)
(As of 10/3/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$76.56
$78.36
50-Day Range
$74.86
$83.25
52-Week Range
$49.71
$83.29
Volume
3.36 million shs
Average Volume
1.33 million shs
Market Capitalization
$11.01 billion
P/E Ratio
55.93
Dividend Yield
1.27%
Price Target
$67.67

Lamb Weston MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.67 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
11.7% Downside
$67.67 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.95% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.16
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.45mentions of Lamb Weston in the last 14 days
Based on 8 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$755,709 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
34.77%
From $2.79 to $3.76 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.10 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

85th out of 147 stocks

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

5th 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 Stock News Headlines

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LW Company Calendar

Last Earnings
7/27/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/2 Dividend
8/04/2022
Dividend Payable
9/02/2022
Today
10/03/2022
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
10/05/2022
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
$67.67
High Stock Price Forecast
$75.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$54.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-11.7%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.67
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$200.90 million
Pretax Margin
6.91%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$4.10 billion
Cash Flow
$3.40 per share
Book Value
$2.50 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
142,572,000
Market Cap
$11.01 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.51

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?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lamb Weston in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" LW shares.
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What is Lamb Weston's stock price forecast for 2022?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Lamb Weston's shares. Their LW share price forecasts range from $54.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $67.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.7%.
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How have LW shares performed in 2022?

Lamb Weston's stock was trading at $63.38 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, LW stock has increased by 20.9% and is now trading at $76.63.
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Are investors shorting Lamb Weston?

Lamb Weston saw a increase in short interest during the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,680,000 shares, an increase of 12.1% from the August 31st total of 2,390,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,370,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.0 days. Currently, 2.0% 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 Wednesday, October 5th 2022.
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How can I listen to Lamb Weston's earnings call?

Lamb Weston will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, October 5th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Lamb Weston's earnings last quarter?

Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LW) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 27th. The specialty retailer reported $0.65 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.51 by $0.14. The specialty retailer earned $1.15 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.07 billion. Lamb Weston had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 78.71% and a net margin of 4.90%.

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. Shareholders 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 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.28%. 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 1.27%. 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 71.53%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, LW will have a dividend payout ratio of 26.06% 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 initiated a stock buyback program on Friday, December 17th 2021, which authorizes the company to repurchase $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 3% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

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

Lamb Weston updated its FY 2023 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.45-$2.85 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.95. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.70 billion-$4.80 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.02 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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Wedmont Private Capital (0.00%). 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, 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 $76.63.

How much money does Lamb Weston make?

Lamb Weston (NYSE:LW) has a market capitalization of $11.01 billion and generates $4.10 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $200.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.37 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 10/4/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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