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NYSE:SJMJ M Smucker Competitors & Alternatives

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$104.29
Now: $104.68
$105.71
50-Day Range
$103.01
MA: $107.56
$115.32
52-Week Range
$91.88
Now: $104.68
$125.62
Volume610,000 shs
Average Volume1.12 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.94 billion
P/E Ratio15.33
Dividend Yield3.35%
Beta0.13

Competitors

J M Smucker (NYSE:SJM) Vs. MDLZ, GIS, HSY, HRL, MKC, and K

Should you be buying SJM stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "packaged foods & meats" are considered alternatives and competitors to J M Smucker, including Mondelez International (MDLZ), General Mills (GIS), Hershey (HSY), Hormel Foods (HRL), MCCORMICK & CO /SH (MKC), and Kellogg (K).

Mondelez International (NASDAQ:MDLZ) and J M Smucker (NYSE:SJM) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk, institutional ownership and valuation.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

75.3% of Mondelez International shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.9% of J M Smucker shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.3% of Mondelez International shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.6% of J M Smucker shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Mondelez International and J M Smucker's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Mondelez International$25.87 billion2.86$3.87 billion$2.4720.91
J M Smucker$7.80 billion1.53$779.50 million$8.7611.95

Mondelez International has higher revenue and earnings than J M Smucker. J M Smucker is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Mondelez International, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

Mondelez International has a beta of 0.61, suggesting that its share price is 39% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, J M Smucker has a beta of 0.13, suggesting that its share price is 87% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Mondelez International pays an annual dividend of $1.14 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.2%. J M Smucker pays an annual dividend of $3.52 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Mondelez International pays out 46.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. J M Smucker pays out 40.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Mondelez International has increased its dividend for 6 consecutive years and J M Smucker has increased its dividend for 18 consecutive years. J M Smucker is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Profitability

This table compares Mondelez International and J M Smucker's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Mondelez International14.24%13.73%5.70%
J M Smucker9.99%12.31%5.95%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Mondelez International and J M Smucker, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Mondelez International021402.88
J M Smucker29101.92

Mondelez International currently has a consensus price target of $61.1875, suggesting a potential upside of 18.47%. J M Smucker has a consensus price target of $113.25, suggesting a potential upside of 8.19%. Given Mondelez International's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Mondelez International is more favorable than J M Smucker.

Summary

Mondelez International beats J M Smucker on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

General Mills (NYSE:GIS) and J M Smucker (NYSE:SJM) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings and risk.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

70.5% of General Mills shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.9% of J M Smucker shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.5% of General Mills shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 3.6% of J M Smucker shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for General Mills and J M Smucker, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
General Mills19602.31
J M Smucker29101.92

General Mills presently has a consensus target price of $61.3333, indicating a potential downside of 3.50%. J M Smucker has a consensus target price of $113.25, indicating a potential upside of 8.19%. Given J M Smucker's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe J M Smucker is more favorable than General Mills.

Dividends

General Mills pays an annual dividend of $1.96 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.1%. J M Smucker pays an annual dividend of $3.52 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. General Mills pays out 54.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. J M Smucker pays out 40.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. General Mills has increased its dividend for 15 consecutive years and J M Smucker has increased its dividend for 18 consecutive years. J M Smucker is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Profitability

This table compares General Mills and J M Smucker's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
General Mills12.37%27.66%7.25%
J M Smucker9.99%12.31%5.95%

Risk and Volatility

General Mills has a beta of 0.6, suggesting that its share price is 40% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, J M Smucker has a beta of 0.13, suggesting that its share price is 87% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares General Mills and J M Smucker's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
General Mills$17.63 billion2.20$2.18 billion$3.6117.61
J M Smucker$7.80 billion1.53$779.50 million$8.7611.95

General Mills has higher revenue and earnings than J M Smucker. J M Smucker is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than General Mills, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

General Mills beats J M Smucker on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

J M Smucker (NYSE:SJM) and Hershey (NYSE:HSY) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, earnings and institutional ownership.

Profitability

This table compares J M Smucker and Hershey's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
J M Smucker9.99%12.31%5.95%
Hershey13.94%71.52%14.77%

Dividends

J M Smucker pays an annual dividend of $3.52 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Hershey pays an annual dividend of $3.09 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. J M Smucker pays out 40.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Hershey pays out 53.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. J M Smucker has increased its dividend for 18 consecutive years and Hershey has increased its dividend for 10 consecutive years. J M Smucker is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for J M Smucker and Hershey, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
J M Smucker29101.92
Hershey115302.11

J M Smucker presently has a consensus price target of $113.25, indicating a potential upside of 8.19%. Hershey has a consensus price target of $143.7647, indicating a potential upside of 12.42%. Given Hershey's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Hershey is more favorable than J M Smucker.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares J M Smucker and Hershey's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
J M Smucker$7.80 billion1.53$779.50 million$8.7611.95
Hershey$7.99 billion3.33$1.15 billion$5.7822.12

Hershey has higher revenue and earnings than J M Smucker. J M Smucker is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Hershey, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

J M Smucker has a beta of 0.13, indicating that its share price is 87% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Hershey has a beta of 0.16, indicating that its share price is 84% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

77.9% of J M Smucker shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 52.5% of Hershey shares are held by institutional investors. 3.6% of J M Smucker shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 29.4% of Hershey shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Hershey beats J M Smucker on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

J M Smucker (NYSE:SJM) and Hormel Foods (NYSE:HRL) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares J M Smucker and Hormel Foods' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
J M Smucker$7.80 billion1.53$779.50 million$8.7611.95
Hormel Foods$9.50 billion2.73$978.81 million$1.7427.62

Hormel Foods has higher revenue and earnings than J M Smucker. J M Smucker is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Hormel Foods, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares J M Smucker and Hormel Foods' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
J M Smucker9.99%12.31%5.95%
Hormel Foods9.64%15.38%11.31%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings for J M Smucker and Hormel Foods, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
J M Smucker29101.92
Hormel Foods16001.86

J M Smucker presently has a consensus target price of $113.25, indicating a potential upside of 8.19%. Hormel Foods has a consensus target price of $44.00, indicating a potential downside of 8.45%. Given J M Smucker's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe J M Smucker is more favorable than Hormel Foods.

Volatility & Risk

J M Smucker has a beta of 0.13, indicating that its stock price is 87% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Hormel Foods has a beta of -0.06, indicating that its stock price is 106% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

77.9% of J M Smucker shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 42.9% of Hormel Foods shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.6% of J M Smucker shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 1.2% of Hormel Foods shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

J M Smucker pays an annual dividend of $3.52 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Hormel Foods pays an annual dividend of $0.93 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.9%. J M Smucker pays out 40.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Hormel Foods pays out 53.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. J M Smucker has raised its dividend for 18 consecutive years and Hormel Foods has raised its dividend for 53 consecutive years. J M Smucker is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

J M Smucker beats Hormel Foods on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

MCCORMICK & CO /SH (NYSE:MKC) and J M Smucker (NYSE:SJM) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, dividends, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

75.9% of MCCORMICK & CO /SH shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.9% of J M Smucker shares are owned by institutional investors. 12.7% of MCCORMICK & CO /SH shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 3.6% of J M Smucker shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares MCCORMICK & CO /SH and J M Smucker's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MCCORMICK & CO /SH$5.35 billion4.56$702.70 million$5.3534.19
J M Smucker$7.80 billion1.53$779.50 million$8.7611.95

J M Smucker has higher revenue and earnings than MCCORMICK & CO /SH. J M Smucker is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than MCCORMICK & CO /SH, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations for MCCORMICK & CO /SH and J M Smucker, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
MCCORMICK & CO /SH34201.89
J M Smucker29101.92

MCCORMICK & CO /SH presently has a consensus target price of $153.3333, suggesting a potential downside of 16.17%. J M Smucker has a consensus target price of $113.25, suggesting a potential upside of 8.19%. Given J M Smucker's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe J M Smucker is more favorable than MCCORMICK & CO /SH.

Dividends

MCCORMICK & CO /SH pays an annual dividend of $2.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.4%. J M Smucker pays an annual dividend of $3.52 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. MCCORMICK & CO /SH pays out 46.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. J M Smucker pays out 40.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. MCCORMICK & CO /SH has raised its dividend for 33 consecutive years and J M Smucker has raised its dividend for 18 consecutive years. J M Smucker is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Profitability

This table compares MCCORMICK & CO /SH and J M Smucker's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
MCCORMICK & CO /SH13.74%21.34%7.24%
J M Smucker9.99%12.31%5.95%

Risk and Volatility

MCCORMICK & CO /SH has a beta of 0.37, indicating that its share price is 63% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, J M Smucker has a beta of 0.13, indicating that its share price is 87% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

MCCORMICK & CO /SH beats J M Smucker on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

J M Smucker (NYSE:SJM) and Kellogg (NYSE:K) are both large-cap consumer staples companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, dividends, earnings, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.

Volatility and Risk

J M Smucker has a beta of 0.13, suggesting that its share price is 87% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Kellogg has a beta of 0.57, suggesting that its share price is 43% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares J M Smucker and Kellogg's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
J M Smucker$7.80 billion1.53$779.50 million$8.7611.95
Kellogg$13.58 billion1.69$960 million$3.9416.99

Kellogg has higher revenue and earnings than J M Smucker. J M Smucker is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Kellogg, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

77.9% of J M Smucker shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 84.4% of Kellogg shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.6% of J M Smucker shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.1% of Kellogg shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares J M Smucker and Kellogg's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
J M Smucker9.99%12.31%5.95%
Kellogg7.61%41.25%7.47%

Dividends

J M Smucker pays an annual dividend of $3.52 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Kellogg pays an annual dividend of $2.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. J M Smucker pays out 40.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Kellogg pays out 57.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. J M Smucker has raised its dividend for 18 consecutive years and Kellogg has raised its dividend for 15 consecutive years.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for J M Smucker and Kellogg, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
J M Smucker29101.92
Kellogg18702.38

J M Smucker currently has a consensus price target of $113.25, suggesting a potential upside of 8.19%. Kellogg has a consensus price target of $69.0667, suggesting a potential upside of 3.16%. Given J M Smucker's higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe J M Smucker is more favorable than Kellogg.

Summary

Kellogg beats J M Smucker on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Mondelez International logo
MDLZ
Mondelez International
3.0$51.65-0.4%$73.71 billion$25.87 billion20.25
General Mills logo
GIS
General Mills
2.1$63.56-0.0%$38.76 billion$17.63 billion17.85
Hershey logo
HSY
Hershey
2.3$127.88-0.1%$26.57 billion$7.99 billion24.17Analyst Report
Hormel Foods logo
HRL
Hormel Foods
1.9$48.06-0.3%$25.98 billion$9.50 billion28.11
MCCORMICK & CO /SH logo
MKC
MCCORMICK & CO /SH
1.8$182.91-1.6%$24.77 billion$5.35 billion32.90
Kellogg logo
K
Kellogg
2.1$66.95-0.4%$23.02 billion$13.58 billion22.39
Tyson Foods logo
TSN
Tyson Foods
2.6$58.02-0.9%$21.32 billion$42.41 billion10.80
Conagra Brands logo
CAG
Conagra Brands
1.9$35.64-1.9%$17.69 billion$11.05 billion20.72
Campbell Soup logo
CPB
Campbell Soup
1.8$49.83-0.9%$15.19 billion$8.11 billion9.89
Post logo
POST
Post
2.0$87.13-0.1%$5.93 billion$5.68 billion-43.35
Flowers Foods logo
FLO
Flowers Foods
1.7$21.81-0.7%$4.65 billion$4.12 billion50.72
Lancaster Colony logo
LANC
Lancaster Colony
1.6$153.86-1.7%$4.30 billion$1.31 billion30.35
Pilgrim's Pride logo
PPC
Pilgrim's Pride
1.9$16.24-1.0%$4.05 billion$11.41 billion9.23
Hain Celestial Group logo
HAIN
Hain Celestial Group
1.4$30.90-2.0%$3.21 billion$2.30 billion-32.87
Sanderson Farms logo
SAFM
Sanderson Farms
1.9$115.61-0.3%$2.57 billion$3.44 billion-963.42
TreeHouse Foods logo
THS
TreeHouse Foods
1.5$43.86-1.8%$2.48 billion$4.29 billion-6.76
J & J Snack Foods logo
JJSF
J & J Snack Foods
2.3$121.79-0.0%$2.30 billion$1.19 billion28.59
Tootsie Roll Industries logo
TR
Tootsie Roll Industries
1.1$33.28-1.6%$2.26 billion$523.62 million32.79
Cal-Maine Foods logo
CALM
Cal-Maine Foods
1.6$44.87-0.7%$2.20 billion$1.36 billion-35.05Upcoming Earnings
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B&G Foods logo
BGS
B&G Foods
1.7$24.97-2.1%$1.60 billion$1.66 billion18.36
Calavo Growers logo
CVGW
Calavo Growers
2.1$58.67-1.0%$1.05 billion$1.20 billion88.89Analyst Downgrade
John B. Sanfilippo & Son logo
JBSS
John B. Sanfilippo & Son
1.0$87.82-1.0%$1.00 billion$876.20 million18.33Dividend Increase
Seneca Foods logo
SENEA
Seneca Foods
1.0$38.16-1.4%$347.94 million$1.34 billion6.78
Farmer Bros logo
FARM
Farmer Bros
1.6$6.09-2.6%$105.57 million$595.94 million-2.83
Lifeway Foods logo
LWAY
Lifeway Foods
1.5$2.58-1.6%$40.14 million$93.66 million36.86
This page was last updated on 7/14/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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