NYSE:SMG - Scotts Miracle-Gro Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$69.16 -2.05 (-2.88 %)
(As of 10/23/2018 03:55 PM ET)
Previous Close$71.21
Today's Range$67.13 - $70.05
52-Week Range$70.88 - $110.12
Volume39,909 shs
Average Volume415,281 shs
Market Capitalization$4.01 billion
P/E Ratio17.58
Dividend Yield3.05%
Beta0.22
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company manufactures, markets, and sells consumer lawn and garden products. The company operates through three segments: U.S. Consumer, Hawthorne, and Other. It offers lawn care products, including lawn fertilizers, grass seed products, spreaders, other durable products, and outdoor cleaners, as well as lawn-related weed, pest, and disease control products. The company also provides gardening and landscape products, such as water soluble and continuous-release plant foods, potting mixes and garden soils, mulch and decorative groundcover products, plant-related pest and disease control products, organic garden products, and live goods and seeding solutions. In addition, it offers hydroponic products that help users grow plants, flowers, and vegetables in an indoor or urban environment; and insect control products, rodent control products, and weed control products for home areas. The company offers its products under the Scotts, Turf Builder, EZ Seed, LiquaFeed, Water Smart, PatchMaster, GrubEx, EdgeGuard, Snap, Handy Green II, Scotts OxiCleanTM3, Miracle-Gro, Osmocote, Hyponex, Earthgro, SuperSoil, Ortho, Nature Scape, Miracle-Gro Organic Choice, Nature's Care, Whitney Farms, EcoScraps, Gro-ables, General Hydroponics, Gavita, AeroGarden, Botanicare, Vermicrop, Agrolux, Can-Filters, Fafard, Ortho, Tomcat, Roundup, and Groundclear brand names. It serves home centers, mass merchandisers, warehouse clubs, large hardware chains, independent hardware stores, nurseries, garden centers, food and drug stores, and indoor gardening and hydroponic distributors and retailers through a direct sales force, and network of brokers and distributors. The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company was founded in 1868 and is headquartered in Marysville, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Agricultural chemicals
Sub-IndustryFertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
Current SymbolNYSE:SMG
Previous Symbol
CUSIP81018610
Phone937-644-0011

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio3.72
Current Ratio1.60
Quick Ratio0.99

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio17.58
Forward P/E Ratio18.34
P/E Growth3.85

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.64 billion
Price / Sales1.45
Cash Flow$5.1961 per share
Price / Cash13.31
Book Value$11.33 per share
Price / Book6.10

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.94
Net Income$218.30 million
Net Margins6.80%
Return on Equity43.37%
Return on Assets7.45%

Miscellaneous

Employees4,700
Outstanding Shares55,430,000
Market Cap$4.01 billion
OptionableOptionable

Scotts Miracle-Gro (NYSE:SMG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Scotts Miracle-Gro's stock symbol?

Scotts Miracle-Gro trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SMG."

How often does Scotts Miracle-Gro pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Scotts Miracle-Gro?

Scotts Miracle-Gro declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, August 6th. Investors of record on Monday, August 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.55 per share on Monday, September 10th. This represents a $2.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.19%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 24th. This is an increase from Scotts Miracle-Gro's previous quarterly dividend of $0.53. View Scotts Miracle-Gro's Dividend History.

How were Scotts Miracle-Gro's earnings last quarter?

Scotts Miracle-Gro Co (NYSE:SMG) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 31st. The basic materials company reported $2.67 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.55 by $0.12. The basic materials company earned $994.60 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $996.40 million. Scotts Miracle-Gro had a net margin of 6.80% and a return on equity of 43.37%. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $2.57 EPS. View Scotts Miracle-Gro's Earnings History.

When is Scotts Miracle-Gro's next earnings date?

Scotts Miracle-Gro is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Scotts Miracle-Gro.

What guidance has Scotts Miracle-Gro issued on next quarter's earnings?

Scotts Miracle-Gro issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 31st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.70-3.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.78. The company issued revenue guidance of +0-2% to ~$2.64-2.69 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.68 billion.

What price target have analysts set for SMG?

5 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Scotts Miracle-Gro's shares. Their forecasts range from $70.00 to $95.00. On average, they anticipate Scotts Miracle-Gro's share price to reach $79.6667 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Scotts Miracle-Gro.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Scotts Miracle-Gro?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Scotts Miracle-Gro in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Scotts Miracle-Gro.

Who are some of Scotts Miracle-Gro's key competitors?

Who are Scotts Miracle-Gro's key executives?

Scotts Miracle-Gro's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James S. Hagedorn, Chairman & CEO (Age 63)
  • Mr. Michael C. Lukemire, Pres & COO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Thomas Randal Coleman, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Ivan C. Smith, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 49)
  • Ms. Denise S. Stump, Exec. VP of Global HR & Chief Ethics Officer (Age 64)

Who are Scotts Miracle-Gro's major shareholders?

Scotts Miracle-Gro's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include RWC Asset Management LLP (0.68%), Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (0.42%), Personal Capital Advisors Corp (0.42%), Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC (0.06%), BB&T Corp (0.05%) and Aperio Group LLC (0.05%). Company insiders that own Scotts Miracle-Gro stock include Brian D Finn, Denise Stump, Hagedorn Partnership, LP, Ivan C Smith, James Hagedorn, Katherine Littlefield Hagedorn, Michael C Lukemire, Michelle A Johnson, Nancy G Mistretta, Paul Hagedorn, Stephen L Johnson and Thomas Randal Coleman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Scotts Miracle-Gro.

Which institutional investors are selling Scotts Miracle-Gro stock?

SMG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BB&T Corp. Company insiders that have sold Scotts Miracle-Gro company stock in the last year include Hagedorn Partnership, LP, Ivan C Smith, James Hagedorn, Katherine Littlefield Hagedorn, Michael C Lukemire and Nancy G Mistretta. View Insider Buying and Selling for Scotts Miracle-Gro.

Which institutional investors are buying Scotts Miracle-Gro stock?

SMG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., RWC Asset Management LLP, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Skylands Capital LLC, Personal Capital Advisors Corp, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Aperio Group LLC and Atria Investments LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Scotts Miracle-Gro.

How do I buy shares of Scotts Miracle-Gro?

Shares of SMG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Scotts Miracle-Gro's stock price today?

One share of SMG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $69.01.

How big of a company is Scotts Miracle-Gro?

Scotts Miracle-Gro has a market capitalization of $4.01 billion and generates $2.64 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $218.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.94 on an earnings per share basis. Scotts Miracle-Gro employs 4,700 workers across the globe.

What is Scotts Miracle-Gro's official website?

The official website for Scotts Miracle-Gro is http://www.scotts.com.

How can I contact Scotts Miracle-Gro?

Scotts Miracle-Gro's mailing address is 14111 SCOTTSLAWN ROAD, MARYSVILLE OH, 43041. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 937-644-0011 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Scotts Miracle-Gro (NYSE SMG)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  231 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  361 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  592
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This page was last updated on 10/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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