WhiteWave Foods Co Company Profile (NYSE:WWAV)

About WhiteWave Foods Co

WhiteWave Foods Co logoThe WhiteWave Foods Company is a consumer packaged food and beverage company. The Company manufactures, markets, distributes and sells branded plant-based foods and beverages, coffee creamers and beverages, dairy products and organic produce. Its segments include Americas Foods & Beverages, Americas Fresh Foods and Europe Foods & Beverages. Its Americas Foods & Beverages segment includes plant-based foods and beverages, including its Silk and So Delicious branded beverages, such as soymilk, almondmilk, coconutmilk and cashewmilk, ice cream and frozen products, and plant-based yogurts, and Vega plant-based products. Its Americas Fresh Foods segment includes organic salads, fruits and vegetables, such as packaged salad greens, fresh and frozen fruits and vegetables. Its Europe Foods & Beverages segment includes plant-based foods and beverages, such as Alpro and Provamel brand beverages, and plant-based alternatives to yogurt, culinary creams, desserts and margarine.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Food - Major Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Packaged Foods & Meats
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WWAV
  • CUSIP: 96624410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $55.00
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $55.17
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $55.00
  • 52-Week Range: $37.40 - $56.82
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 46.61
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 31.07
  • P/E Growth: 1.98
  • Market Cap: $9.75B
  • Outstanding Shares: 177,230,000
  • Beta: 1.46
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 4.80%
  • Return on Equity: 17.99%
  • Return on Assets: 5.49%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.47%
  • Current Ratio: 1.24%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.72%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for WhiteWave Foods Co (NYSE:WWAV) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 19 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.05)
Consensus Price Target: $53.57 (2.61% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for WhiteWave Foods Co (NYSE:WWAV)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/21/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncDowngradePositive -> Neutral$58.00 -> $56.25View Rating Details
9/9/2016Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$56.00View Rating Details
8/24/2016ArgusDowngradeBuy -> SellView Rating Details
8/17/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
8/10/2016DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$55.00 -> $56.25View Rating Details
8/9/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$56.25View Rating Details
8/9/2016Maxim GroupUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
8/9/2016WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$56.25View Rating Details
8/9/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$56.25View Rating Details
8/1/2016William BlairDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
7/18/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightView Rating Details
7/15/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
7/13/2016Jefferies Group LLCDowngradeBuy -> Hold$56.00View Rating Details
7/12/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
7/11/2016Tigress FinancialDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
7/9/2016Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
7/8/2016Atlantic SecuritiesDowngradeOverweight -> NeutralView Rating Details
7/8/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeOverweight -> NeutralView Rating Details
7/8/2016Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
7/7/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$50.00 -> $56.25View Rating Details
5/18/2016WunderlichBoost Price TargetHold$39.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
4/15/2016Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/8/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Lower Price TargetOutperform$50.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
1/4/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)UpgradeSell -> Neutral$43.00View Rating Details
10/19/2015Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutral$45.00View Rating Details
8/13/2015Imperial CapitalBoost Price TargetIn -> Hold$47.00 -> $49.00View Rating Details
6/24/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$61.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
4/29/2015KeyCorpInitiated CoverageSector PerformView Rating Details
4/20/2015Janney Montgomery ScottInitiated CoverageNeutral$46.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for WhiteWave Foods Co (NYSE:WWAV)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/8/2017        
8/9/2016Q216$0.30$0.31$1.04 billion$1.05 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q116$0.26$0.28$1.02 billion$1.05 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$0.35$0.36$1.04 billion$1.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q315$0.31$0.33$980.31 million$1,000.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2015Q215$0.25$0.24$928.28 million$924.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2015Q115$0.22$0.24$911.10 million$911.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414$0.27$0.27$898.15 million$911.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/10/2014Q314$0.26$0.27$843.04 million$857.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.22$0.23$815.44 million$838.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.20$0.22$789.30 million$830.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014$0.20$0.22$663.84 million$679.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014$0.20$0.22$663.84 million$679.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014$0.20$0.22$663.84 million$679.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014$0.20$0.22$663.84 million$679.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014$0.20$0.22$663.84 million$679.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014$0.20$0.22$663.84 million$679.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$0.20$0.22$664.30 million$679.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013$0.18$0.19$632.19 million$639.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013$0.18$0.19$632.19 million$639.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013$0.18$0.19$632.19 million$639.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013$0.18$0.19$632.19 million$639.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013$0.18$0.19$632.19 million$639.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013$0.18$0.19$632.19 million$639.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013$0.18$0.19$632.19 million$639.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.18$0.19$633.25 million$639.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/9/2013Q2 2013$0.16$0.16$608.25 million$616.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013$0.15$0.16$611.33 million$608.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2013Q4 2012$0.17$0.18$611.50 million$609.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/30/20120.16$0.16$581.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for WhiteWave Foods Co (NYSE:WWAV)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.60 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.77 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161$0.34$0.34$0.34
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for WhiteWave Foods Co (NYSE:WWAV)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for WhiteWave Foods Co (NYSE:WWAV)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 6.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 80.60%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/3/2016Gregg L EnglesCEOSell25,000$40.22$1,005,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Joseph S Hardin JrDirectorSell25,419$38.49$978,377.31View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015Gregg L EnglesCEOSell75,000$40.27$3,020,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015Doreen A WrightDirectorSell2,666$40.00$106,640.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2015Thomas N. ZanetichEVPSell45,991$46.97$2,160,197.27View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015Doreen A WrightDirectorSell7,625$49.47$377,208.75View SEC Filing  
8/13/2015Edward F FuggerEVPSell14,000$50.29$704,060.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2015Gregg L EnglesChairmanSell9,587$50.18$481,075.66View SEC Filing  
5/20/2015Edward F FuggerEVPSell21,000$47.53$998,130.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Roger E TheodoredisEVPSell23,749$47.46$1,127,127.54View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Stephen L GreenDirectorSell4,115$47.64$196,038.60View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Edward F FuggerEVPSell21,000$47.74$1,002,540.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Thomas N ZanetichEVPSell12,918$42.35$547,077.30View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Roger E TheodoredisEVPSell15,000$40.69$610,350.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Michelle GoolsbyDirectorBuy10,000$28.83$288,300.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2014Doreen WrightDirectorSell6,334$28.07$177,795.38View SEC Filing  
2/24/2014Edward FuggerEVPSell6,697$29.22$195,686.34View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Joseph Hardin, Jr.DirectorBuy4,000$19.46$77,840.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for WhiteWave Foods Co (NYSE:WWAV)
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capitalcube.com logoThe WhiteWave Foods Co. :WWAV-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 21, 2017 (NYSE:WWAV)
www.capitalcube.com - February 21 at 4:16 PM
News IconStock Price of Whitewave Foods Company (The) (WWAV) Increases 0.62% - Highland Mirror (NYSE:WWAV)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 21 at 8:05 AM
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oakridgeobserver.com - February 19 at 7:35 PM
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www.graffiotech.com - February 18 at 11:13 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 WhiteWave Foods Co Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:WWAV)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 18 at 11:13 AM
capitalcube.com logoThe WhiteWave Foods Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WWAV-US : February 16, 2017 (NYSE:WWAV)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 18 at 11:13 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWhiteWave Foods Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results (NYSE:WWAV)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 18 at 11:13 AM
News IconToday's Brokerage Rating: The WhiteWave Foods Company (WWAV), The Medicines Company (MDCO) - StockNewsJournal (NYSE:WWAV)
www.stocknewsjournal.com - February 17 at 7:55 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoWhiteWave misses Street 4Q forecasts (NYSE:WWAV)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 7:55 AM
bloomberg.com logoDanone Plans Cost Clampdown as Profit Growth Set to Slow (NYSE:WWAV)
www.bloomberg.com - February 15 at 6:56 AM
News IconWhitewave Foods Company (The) (NYSE:WWAV) Stock Price Target Given At $54.816 - Transcript Daily (NYSE:WWAV)
transcriptdaily.com - February 11 at 6:23 AM
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www.theusacommerce.com - February 11 at 6:23 AM
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www.nasdaq.com - February 7 at 5:28 AM
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transcriptdaily.com - February 5 at 5:04 AM
forbes.com logoOversold Conditions For WhiteWave Foods (NYSE:WWAV)
www.forbes.com - February 3 at 6:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMario Gabelli Comments on WhiteWave Foods Inc. (NYSE:WWAV)
finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 7:31 AM
capitalcube.com logoThe WhiteWave Foods Co. – Value Analysis (NYSE:WWAV) : January 30, 2017 (NYSE:WWAV)
www.capitalcube.com - January 31 at 8:08 AM
News IconPrice Forecast For Whitewave Foods Company (The) (NYSE:WWAV) Stock At $54.816 - Transcript Daily (NYSE:WWAV)
transcriptdaily.com - January 30 at 9:39 AM
News IconNelson Roberts Investment Advisors LLC Decreased Its Whitewave Foods Co. (WWAV) Holding by $7.51 Million; Stock Rose (NYSE:WWAV)
randolphguide.com - January 29 at 6:28 AM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at Whitewave Foods Company (The) (NYSE:WWAV) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:WWAV)
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News IconAnalysts Take the Wheel on Whitewave Foods Company (The) (NYSE:WWAV) Shares and Where They Might Be Headed - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:WWAV)
aikenadvocate.com - January 27 at 4:10 PM
capitalcube.com logoThe WhiteWave Foods Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WWAV-US : January 27, 2017 (NYSE:WWAV)
www.capitalcube.com - January 27 at 4:10 PM
News IconWhitewave Foods Company (The) (NYSE:WWAV) Projected EPS At $0.42 - Stock Observer (NYSE:WWAV)
www.thestockobserver.com - January 27 at 6:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhiteWave Foods Announces Upcoming Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Release Date (NYSE:WWAV)
finance.yahoo.com - January 27 at 6:51 AM
News IconStock ABR Of Whitewave Foods Company (The) (NYSE:WWAV) At 2.95 - Stock Observer (NYSE:WWAV)
www.thestockobserver.com - January 25 at 1:59 AM
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theusacommerce.com - January 24 at 3:53 PM
News IconInstitutions Holding Steady in Their Positions of The WhiteWave Foods Company (NYSE:WWAV) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:WWAV)
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wsbeacon.com - January 13 at 6:58 AM
News IconWhitewave Foods Company (The) (NYSE:WWAV) Projected to Achieve EPS Of $0.42 - Stock Observer (NYSE:WWAV)
www.thestockobserver.com - January 12 at 8:10 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 8:10 AM
News IconLarge Outflow of Money Witnessed in Whitewave Foods Company (The) - Highland Mirror (NYSE:WWAV)
www.highlandmirror.com - January 10 at 4:22 PM
marketexclusive.com logoThe WhiteWave Foods Company (NYSE:WWAV) Files An 8-K Other Events - Market Exclusive (NYSE:WWAV)
marketexclusive.com - January 9 at 4:48 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoWHITEWAVE FOODS CO Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events (NYSE:WWAV)
biz.yahoo.com - January 7 at 6:32 AM
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transcriptdaily.com - December 30 at 3:44 PM
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News IconABR Of Whitewave Foods Company (The) (NYSE:WWAV) Stock At 2.95 - Stock Observer (NYSE:WWAV)
www.thestockobserver.com - December 6 at 8:08 AM
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What is WhiteWave Foods Co's stock symbol?

WhiteWave Foods Co trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WWAV."

Where is WhiteWave Foods Co's stock going? Where will WhiteWave Foods Co's stock price be in 2017?

22 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for WhiteWave Foods Co's stock. Their predictions range from $42.00 to $60.00. On average, they anticipate WhiteWave Foods Co's stock price to reach $53.57 in the next year.

When will WhiteWave Foods Co announce their earnings?

WhiteWave Foods Co is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 8th 2017.

Who owns WhiteWave Foods Co stock?

WhiteWave Foods Co's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Eton Park Capital Management L.P. (3.31%), FMR LLC (3.15%), State Street Corp (3.00%), CNH Partners LLC (1.71%), Manikay Partners LLC (1.53%) and Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (1.19%). Company insiders that own WhiteWave Foods Co stock include Doreen A Wright, Edward F Fugger, Gregg L Engles, Joseph S Hardin Jr, Roger E Theodoredis, Stephen L Green and Thomas N Zanetich.

Who sold WhiteWave Foods Co stock? Who is selling WhiteWave Foods Co stock?

WhiteWave Foods Co's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, FMR LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, CNH Partners LLC, Gabelli Funds LLC, BP PLC and Credit Agricole S A.

Who bought WhiteWave Foods Co stock? Who is buying WhiteWave Foods Co stock?

WhiteWave Foods Co's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eton Park Capital Management L.P., Manikay Partners LLC, Paulson & CO. Inc., Gardner Lewis Asset Management L P, Alpine Associates Management Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main and Asset Management One Co. Ltd..

How do I buy WhiteWave Foods Co stock?

Shares of WhiteWave Foods Co can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of WhiteWave Foods Co stock cost?

One share of WhiteWave Foods Co stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.00.

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Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff