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The Scotts Miracle-Gro Stock Forecast, Price & News

-3.71 (-2.33 %)
(As of 10/26/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $155.22
50-Day Range
MA: $156.89
52-Week Range
Now: $155.22
Volume313,203 shs
Average Volume436,288 shs
Market Capitalization$8.66 billion
P/E Ratio27.23
Dividend Yield1.56%
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company manufactures, markets, and sells consumer lawn and garden products in the United States and internationally. The company operates through three segments: U.S. Consumer, Hawthorne, and Other. It offers lawn care products, such as 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, including 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 lives 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, PatchMaster, Thick'R Lawn, GrubEx, EdgeGuard, Handy Green II, Scotts OxiCleanTM3, Miracle-Gro, LiquaFeed, Osmocote, Shake Â'N Feed, Hyponex, Earthgro, SuperSoil, Fafard, Nature Scapes, Ortho, Miracle-Gro Organic Choice, Nature's Care, Whitney Farms, EcoScraps, Gro-ables, Hydroponics, Gavita, Botanicare, Vermicrop, Agrolux, Can-Filters, Sun System, Gro Pro, Mother Earth, Hurricane, Grower's Edge, AeroGarden, Ortho Weed B Gon, Tomcat, Roundup, and Groundclear brands. It serves home centers, mass merchandisers, warehouse clubs, large hardware chains, independent hardware stores, nurseries, garden centers, e-commerce platforms, 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.61 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Agricultural chemicals
Sub-IndustryFertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.16 billion
Cash Flow$5.82 per share
Book Value$13.03 per share


Net Income$460.70 million


Market Cap$8.66 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Confirmed)
-3.71 (-2.33 %)
(As of 10/26/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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The Scotts Miracle-Gro (NYSE:SMG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has The Scotts Miracle-Gro's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

The Scotts Miracle-Gro's stock was trading at $104.24 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SMG shares have increased by 48.9% and is now trading at $155.22.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of The Scotts Miracle-Gro?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for The Scotts Miracle-Gro in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is The Scotts Miracle-Gro's next earnings date?

The Scotts Miracle-Gro is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 4th 2020.
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How can I listen to The Scotts Miracle-Gro's earnings call?

The Scotts Miracle-Gro will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, November 4th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

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

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE:SMG) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 29th. The basic materials company reported $3.80 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $3.37 by $0.43. The basic materials company had revenue of $1.49 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.33 billion. The Scotts Miracle-Gro had a net margin of 8.71% and a return on equity of 45.36%. The firm's revenue was up 27.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $3.11 earnings per share.
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How often does The Scotts Miracle-Gro pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The Scotts Miracle-Gro?

The Scotts Miracle-Gro announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 30th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 27th will be given a dividend of $0.62 per share on Thursday, September 10th. This represents a $2.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.60%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 26th. This is a boost from The Scotts Miracle-Gro's previous quarterly dividend of $0.58.
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What guidance has The Scotts Miracle-Gro issued on next quarter's earnings?

The Scotts Miracle-Gro updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Monday, September, 14th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of approx $7.25 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $6.78. The company issued revenue guidance of at least $4.10 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.03 billion.

What price target have analysts set for SMG?

5 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for The Scotts Miracle-Gro's stock. Their forecasts range from $99.00 to $180.00. On average, they anticipate The Scotts Miracle-Gro's stock price to reach $136.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.1%.
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Are investors shorting The Scotts Miracle-Gro?

The Scotts Miracle-Gro saw a increase in short interest in September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totaling 901,900 shares, an increase of 20.2% from the September 15th total of 750,300 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 370,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.4 days. Currently, 2.2% of the company's stock are sold short.
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Who are some of The Scotts Miracle-Gro's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of The Scotts Miracle-Gro own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other The Scotts Miracle-Gro investors own include Hawkins (HWKN), CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Endologix (ELGX), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), Micron Technology (MU), Canopy Growth (CGC), AutoZone (AZO) and Honeywell International (HON).

Who are The Scotts Miracle-Gro's key executives?

The Scotts Miracle-Gro's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. James S. Hagedorn, CEO & Chairman (Age 65, Pay $5.37M)
  • Mr. Michael C. Lukemire, Pres & COO (Age 62, Pay $2.49M)
  • Mr. Thomas Randal Coleman, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51, Pay $2.28M)
  • Mr. Ivan C. Smith, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 51, Pay $1.41M)
  • Ms. Denise S. Stump, Exec. VP of Global Human Resource & Chief Ethics Officer (Age 66, Pay $1.82M)

What is The Scotts Miracle-Gro's stock symbol?

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

Who are The Scotts Miracle-Gro's major shareholders?

The Scotts Miracle-Gro's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.31%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.25%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.20%), Rockland Trust Co. (0.16%), CWM LLC (0.07%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.06%). Company insiders that own The Scotts Miracle-Gro stock include Adam Hanft, Denise Stump, Hagedorn Partnership, LP, Ivan C Smith, James D King, James Hagedorn, John R Vines, Katherine Littlefield Hagedorn, Michael C Lukemire, Nancy G Mistretta, Robert Hagedorn, Stephen L Johnson, Thomas N Kelly Jr and Thomas Randal Coleman.
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Which major investors are selling The Scotts Miracle-Gro stock?

SMG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, CWM LLC, Rockland Trust Co., Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group LLC, Avantax Advisory Services Inc., CENTRAL TRUST Co, Ridgewood Investments LLC, and Appleton Partners Inc. MA. Company insiders that have sold The Scotts Miracle-Gro company stock in the last year include Adam Hanft, Denise Stump, Hagedorn Partnership, LP, Ivan C Smith, John R Vines, Katherine Littlefield Hagedorn, Michael C Lukemire, and Robert Hagedorn.
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Which major investors are buying The Scotts Miracle-Gro stock?

SMG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Tower View Investment Management & Research LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Jag Capital Management LLC, Dividend Assets Capital LLC, and Vestmark Advisory Solutions Inc..
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How do I buy shares of The 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

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

One share of SMG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $155.22.

How big of a company is The Scotts Miracle-Gro?

The Scotts Miracle-Gro has a market capitalization of $8.66 billion and generates $3.16 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $460.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.47 on an earnings per share basis. The Scotts Miracle-Gro employs 5,600 workers across the globe.

What is The Scotts Miracle-Gro's official website?

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

How can I contact The Scotts Miracle-Gro?

The 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]

This page was last updated on 10/27/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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