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McCormick & Company, Incorporated Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.72 (-0.80 %)
(As of 05/14/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Volume27,762 shs
Average Volume1.34 million shs
Market Capitalization$23.91 billion
P/E Ratio31.64
Dividend Yield1.53%
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About McCormick & Company, Incorporated

McCormick & Company, Incorporated manufactures, markets, and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments, and other flavorful products to the food industry. The company operates in two segments, Consumer and Flavor Solutions. The Consumer segment offers spices, herbs, and seasonings, as well as desserts. This segment markets its products under the McCormick, French, Frank's RedHot, Lawry's, Gourmet Garden, Club House, and OLD BAY brands in the Americas; Ducros, Schwartz, Kamis, and Drogheria & Alimentari, and Vahiné brand names in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa; McCormick and DaQiao brands in China; and McCormick, Aeroplane, and Gourmet Garden brand names in Australia, as well as markets regional and ethnic brands, such as Zatarain's, Stubb's, Thai Kitchen, and Simply Asia. It also supplies its products under the private labels. This segment serves retailers comprising grocery, mass merchandise, warehouse clubs, discount and drug stores, and e-commerce retailers directly and indirectly through distributors or wholesalers. The Flavor Solutions segment offers seasoning blends, spices and herbs, condiments, coating systems, and compound flavors to multinational food manufacturers and foodservice customers. It serves foodservice customers directly and indirectly through distributors. The company was founded in 1889 and is headquartered in Hunt Valley, Maryland.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous food preparations & kindred products
Sub-IndustryPackaged Foods & Meats
Year Founded1889

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.35 billion
Cash Flow$3.17 per share
Book Value$13.01 per share


Net Income$702.70 million




Market Cap$23.91 billion
Next Earnings Date6/24/2021 (Estimated)

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Overall MarketRank

1.76 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

49th out of 301 stocks

Miscellaneous Food Preparations & Kindred Products Industry

2nd out of 9 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is McCormick & Company, Incorporated a buy right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for McCormick & Company, Incorporated in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" McCormick & Company, Incorporated stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in MKC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is McCormick & Company, Incorporated's next earnings date?

McCormick & Company, Incorporated is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, June 24th 2021.
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How were McCormick & Company, Incorporated's earnings last quarter?

McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, March, 29th. The company reported $0.72 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.58 by $0.14. The firm had revenue of $1.48 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.37 billion. McCormick & Company, Incorporated had a net margin of 13.75% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 20.93%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.54 earnings per share.
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How has McCormick & Company, Incorporated's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

McCormick & Company, Incorporated's stock was trading at $73.3050 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MKC shares have increased by 22.4% and is now trading at $89.70.
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How often does McCormick & Company, Incorporated pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for McCormick & Company, Incorporated?

McCormick & Company, Incorporated declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 31st. Stockholders of record on Monday, April 12th will be given a dividend of $0.34 per share on Monday, April 26th. This represents a $1.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.52%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, April 9th.
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Is McCormick & Company, Incorporated a good dividend stock?

McCormick & Company, Incorporated pays an annual dividend of $1.36 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.53%. McCormick & Company, Incorporated has been increasing its dividend for 36 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of McCormick & Company, Incorporated is 50.94%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, McCormick & Company, Incorporated will have a dividend payout ratio of 46.42% next year. This indicates that McCormick & Company, Incorporated will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did McCormick & Company, Incorporated's stock split? How did McCormick & Company, Incorporated's stock split work?

McCormick & Company, Incorporated's stock split on Tuesday, December 1st 2020. The 2-1 split was announced on Tuesday, September 29th 2020. The newly issued shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell on Monday, November 30th 2020. An investor that had 100 shares of McCormick & Company, Incorporated stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

What guidance has McCormick & Company, Incorporated issued on next quarter's earnings?

McCormick & Company, Incorporated issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, April, 27th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 2.970-3.020 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.950. The company issued revenue guidance of $6.05 billion-$6.16 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $6.06 billion.

What price target have analysts set for MKC?

5 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for McCormick & Company, Incorporated's shares. Their forecasts range from $80.00 to $107.50. On average, they expect McCormick & Company, Incorporated's stock price to reach $92.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are McCormick & Company, Incorporated's key executives?

McCormick & Company, Incorporated's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Lawrence E. Kurzius, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 63, Pay $7.89M)
  • Mr. Michael R. Smith, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56, Pay $2.64M)
  • Mr. Malcolm S. Swift, Chief Admin. Officer & Pres of Global Flavor Solutions for EMEA (Age 61, Pay $2.26M)
  • Mr. Jeffery D. Schwartz, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 51, Pay $1.79M)
  • Mr. Brendan F. Foley, Pres of Global Consumer, Americas & Asia (Age 55, Pay $3.04M)
  • Ms. Christina M. McMullen, VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 65)
  • Kasey A. Jenkins, VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Lori Amos Robinson, VP of Corp. Communications, Corp. Branding and Culinary Marketing
  • Ms. Lisa B. Manzone, Sr. VP of Human Relations (Age 56)
  • Ms. Nneka Louise Rimmer, Pres of Global Flavors & Extracts (Age 49)

What is Lawrence Kurzius' approval rating as McCormick & Company, Incorporated's CEO?

102 employees have rated McCormick & Company, Incorporated CEO Lawrence Kurzius on Lawrence Kurzius has an approval rating of 83% among McCormick & Company, Incorporated's employees.

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What other stocks do shareholders of McCormick & Company, Incorporated own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other McCormick & Company, Incorporated investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), The Walt Disney (DIS), AbbVie (ABBV), The Home Depot (HD), Verizon Communications (VZ), Walmart (WMT), AT&T (T), Mastercard (MA) and Starbucks (SBUX).

What is McCormick & Company, Incorporated's stock symbol?

McCormick & Company, Incorporated trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MKC."

Who are McCormick & Company, Incorporated's major shareholders?

McCormick & Company, Incorporated's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.83%), Franklin Resources Inc. (1.71%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.64%), Northern Trust Corp (1.06%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.79%) and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (0.69%). Company insiders that own McCormick & Company, Incorporated stock include Christina M Mcmullen, Jacques Tapiero, Lisa Manzone, Malcolm Swift, Margaret M V Preston, Maritza Gomez Montiel, Michael Aaron Conway, Michael D Mangan, Michael R Smith, Nneka Louise Rimmer and Patricia A Little.
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Which institutional investors are selling McCormick & Company, Incorporated stock?

MKC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TD Asset Management Inc., Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Credit Suisse AG, Liberty One Investment Management LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Barclays PLC, Bank of Nova Scotia, and Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold McCormick & Company, Incorporated company stock in the last year include Christina M Mcmullen, Jacques Tapiero, Malcolm Swift, Margaret M V Preston, Maritza Gomez Montiel, Michael D Mangan, Michael R Smith, and Patricia A Little.
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Which institutional investors are buying McCormick & Company, Incorporated stock?

MKC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Champlain Investment Partners LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, APG Asset Management N.V., Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado, Norinchukin Bank The, and Geode Capital Management LLC.
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What is McCormick & Company, Incorporated's stock price today?

One share of MKC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $89.70.

How much money does McCormick & Company, Incorporated make?

McCormick & Company, Incorporated has a market capitalization of $23.95 billion and generates $5.35 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $702.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.67 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does McCormick & Company, Incorporated have?

McCormick & Company, Incorporated employs 13,000 workers across the globe.

When was McCormick & Company, Incorporated founded?

McCormick & Company, Incorporated was founded in 1889.

What is McCormick & Company, Incorporated's official website?

The official website for McCormick & Company, Incorporated is

Where are McCormick & Company, Incorporated's headquarters?

McCormick & Company, Incorporated is headquartered at 24 Schilling Road Suite 1, Hunt Valley MD, 21031.

How can I contact McCormick & Company, Incorporated?

McCormick & Company, Incorporated's mailing address is 24 Schilling Road Suite 1, Hunt Valley MD, 21031. The company can be reached via phone at 410-771-7301 or via email at kasey_jenkin[email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/14/2021 by Staff
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