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

$100.20
-0.44 (-0.44 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$99.87
Now: $100.20
$102.14
50-Day Range
$100.89
MA: $107.15
$112.36
52-Week Range
$57.96
Now: $100.20
$114.63
Volume715,870 shs
Average Volume435,876 shs
Market Capitalization$5.56 billion
P/E Ratio27.01
Dividend Yield2.27%
Beta0.83
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Agricultural chemicals
Sub-IndustryFertilizers & Agricultural Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP81018610
Phone937-644-0011

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.66 billion
Cash Flow$5.2242 per share
Book Value$6.49 per share

Profitability

Net Income$63.70 million

Miscellaneous

Employees5,150
Market Cap$5.56 billion
Next Earnings Date11/6/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 1st. Investors of record on Tuesday, August 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.58 per share on Tuesday, September 10th. This represents a $2.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.32%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 26th. This is a positive change from Scotts Miracle-Gro's previous quarterly dividend of $0.55. View Scotts Miracle-Gro's Dividend History.

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

Scotts Miracle-Gro Co (NYSE:SMG) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 31st. The basic materials company reported $3.11 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $2.74 by $0.37. The basic materials company earned $1.17 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.07 billion. Scotts Miracle-Gro had a return on equity of 51.15% and a net margin of 12.02%. Scotts Miracle-Gro's quarterly revenue was up 17.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $2.67 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 Wednesday, November 6th 2019. 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 FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 31st. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.35-4.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.35. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.09-3.12 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.02 billion.

What price target have analysts set for SMG?

4 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Scotts Miracle-Gro's shares. Their predictions range from $70.00 to $120.00. On average, they expect Scotts Miracle-Gro's share price to reach $90.7750 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for Scotts Miracle-Gro.

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

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Scotts Miracle-Gro in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Scotts Miracle-Gro.

Has Scotts Miracle-Gro been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about SMG stock have trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Scotts Miracle-Gro earned a media sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the basic materials company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Scotts Miracle-Gro.

Are investors shorting Scotts Miracle-Gro?

Scotts Miracle-Gro saw a decline in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,758,700 shares, a decline of 9.8% from the July 31st total of 3,060,100 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 494,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 5.6 days. Approximately 6.9% of the company's shares are sold short. View Scotts Miracle-Gro's Current Options Chain.

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

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

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other 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), YY (YY) and Bank Of The Ozarks (OZRK).

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 64)
  • Mr. Michael C. Lukemire, Pres & COO (Age 61)
  • Mr. Thomas Randal Coleman, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 50)
  • Mr. Ivan C. Smith, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 50)
  • Ms. Denise S. Stump, Exec. VP of Global HR & Chief Ethics Officer (Age 65)

Who are Scotts Miracle-Gro's major shareholders?

Scotts Miracle-Gro's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (7.11%), BlackRock Inc. (6.70%), BlackRock Inc. (6.70%), Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (4.72%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (2.63%) and Earnest Partners LLC (2.20%). Company insiders that own Scotts Miracle-Gro stock include Adam Hanft, Brian D Finn, Denise Stump, Hagedorn Partnership, LP, Ivan C Smith, James D King, James Hagedorn, Katherine Littlefield Hagedorn, Michael C Lukemire, Nancy G Mistretta, Stephen L Johnson, Thomas N Kelly Jr and Thomas Randal Coleman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Scotts Miracle-Gro.

Which major investors are selling Scotts Miracle-Gro stock?

SMG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of America Corp DE, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Earnest Partners LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Wells Fargo & Company MN, California Public Employees Retirement System, Morgan Stanley and EULAV Asset Management. Company insiders that have sold Scotts Miracle-Gro company stock in the last year include Adam Hanft, Denise Stump, Hagedorn Partnership, LP, James D King, James Hagedorn, Katherine Littlefield Hagedorn, Michael C Lukemire, Nancy G Mistretta, Stephen L Johnson, Thomas N Kelly Jr and Thomas Randal Coleman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Scotts Miracle-Gro.

Which major investors are buying Scotts Miracle-Gro stock?

SMG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ETF Managers Group LLC, Invesco Ltd., TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC and WINTON GROUP Ltd. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

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

One share of SMG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $100.20.

How big of a company is Scotts Miracle-Gro?

Scotts Miracle-Gro has a market capitalization of $5.56 billion and generates $2.66 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $63.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.71 on an earnings per share basis. Scotts Miracle-Gro employs 5,150 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Scotts Miracle-Gro.

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:  267 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  403 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  670
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Scotts Miracle-Gro and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SMG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SMG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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