Saputo Company Profile (TSE:SAP)

About Saputo (TSE:SAP)

Saputo logoSaputo Inc. produces, markets and distributes dairy products, including cheese, fluid milk, extended shelf-life milk and cream products, cultured products and dairy ingredients. The Company has three geographic sectors. The Canada Sector consists of Dairy Division (Canada). The USA Sector aggregates the Cheese Division (USA) and the Dairy Foods Division (USA). The International Sector combines the Dairy Division (Argentina), the Dairy Ingredients Division and the Dairy Division (Australia). The Dairy Ingredients Division includes national and export ingredients sales from the North American divisions, as well as cheese exports from these same divisions. The Company's products are sold under brand names, such as Saputo, Alexis de Portneuf, Armstrong, COON, Cracker Barrel, Dairyland, DairyStar, Friendship Dairies, Frigo Cheese Heads, La Paulina, Milk2Go/Lait's Go, Neilson, Nutrilait, Scotsburn, Stella, Sungold, Treasure Cave and Woolwich Dairy.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Goods
  • Industry: Food - Major Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:SAP
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.saputo.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: C$16.49 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 386,168,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$42.01
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$44.09
  • 52 Week Range: C$39.74 - C$48.98
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.38
  • P/E Growth: 2.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$11.42 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.44
  • Book Value: C$11.22 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.81
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 1.4%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: C$1.33 billion
  • Net Margins: 6.93%
  • Return on Equity: 18.57%
  • Return on Assets: 10.70%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 677,533 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 7.42
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Saputo (TSE:SAP)

What is Saputo's stock symbol?

Saputo trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "SAP."

How often does Saputo pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Saputo?

Saputo announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 2nd. Investors of record on Tuesday, September 5th will be given a dividend of 0.16 per share on Friday, September 15th. This represents a $0.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.50%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 31st. This is a boost from Saputo's previous quarterly dividend of $0.15. View Saputo's Dividend History.

How were Saputo's earnings last quarter?

Saputo Inc. (TSE:SAP) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, June, 1st. The company reported $0.42 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.48 by $0.06. The firm earned $2.72 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.92 billion. Saputo had a return on equity of 18.57% and a net margin of 6.93%. View Saputo's Earnings History.

When will Saputo make its next earnings announcement?

Saputo is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Saputo.

Where is Saputo's stock going? Where will Saputo's stock price be in 2017?

6 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Saputo's shares. Their predictions range from C$47.00 to C$55.00. On average, they expect Saputo's share price to reach C$49.29 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Saputo.

Who are some of Saputo's key competitors?

Who are Saputo's key executives?

Saputo's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Lino A. Saputo Jr., Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Kai Bockmann, President and Chief Operating Officer and President and Chief Operating Officer of International Sector
  • Louis-Philippe Carriere, Chief Financial Officer, Secretary
  • Maxime Therrien, Chief Financial Officer, Secretary
  • Terry Brockman, President and Chief Operating Officer - Cheese Division, USA
  • Carl Colizza, President and Chief Operating Officer - Dairy Division, Canada
  • Paul Corney, President and Chief Operating Officer - Dairy Foods Division (USA)
  • Gaetane Wagner, Chief Human Resource Officer
  • Henry E. Demone, Independent Director
  • Anthony M. Fata, Independent Director

How do I buy Saputo stock?

Shares of Saputo and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Saputo's stock price today?

One share of Saputo stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$42.70.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Saputo (TSE SAP)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  179 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  232 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  411
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Saputo and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Saputo (TSE:SAP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: C$49.29

Analysts' Ratings History for Saputo (TSE:SAP)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/2/2017TD SecuritiesUpgradeHold -> BuyC$48.00 -> C$49.00View Rating Details
7/26/2017National Bank FinancialLower Price TargetSector PerformC$48.00 -> C$47.00View Rating Details
7/19/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformC$48.00View Rating Details
6/2/2017CIBCLower Price TargetC$54.00 -> C$51.00View Rating Details
6/2/2017DesjardinsUpgradeHold -> BuyC$47.00View Rating Details
4/13/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket PerformC$48.00View Rating Details
2/3/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetOutperformC$54.00 -> C$55.00View Rating Details
8/21/2015Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutralC$29.00 -> C$31.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Saputo (TSE:SAP)
Earnings by Quarter for Saputo (TSE:SAP)
Earnings History by Quarter for Saputo (TSE SAP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2017        
6/1/2017Q4 2017$0.48$0.42$2.92 billion$2.72 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2014$0.78$0.73$2.53 billion$2.62 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/5/2014$0.75$0.78$2.37 billion$2.49 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Saputo (TSE:SAP)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.86
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.04
2019 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.28
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.41$0.43$0.42
Q2 20173$0.44$0.47$0.46
Q3 20172$0.47$0.52$0.50
Q4 20173$0.47$0.52$0.49
Q1 20182$0.48$0.49$0.49
Q2 20182$0.53$0.54$0.54
Q3 20182$0.54$0.55$0.55
Q4 20182$0.47$0.48$0.48
Q1 20191$0.59$0.59$0.59
Q2 20191$0.59$0.59$0.59
Q3 20191$0.59$0.59$0.59
Q4 20191$0.51$0.51$0.51
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Saputo (TSE SAP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/2/2017Quarterly$0.168/31/20179/5/20179/15/2017
6/13/2017Quarterly$0.151.36%6/13/20176/27/20176/27/2017
2/2/2017quarterly$0.151.3%3/3/20173/7/20173/17/2017
12/2/2016Quarterly$0.151.29%12/2/201612/16/201612/16/2016
8/2/2016quarterly$0.151.39%9/1/20169/6/20169/16/2016
6/2/2016quarterly$0.146/16/20166/27/2016
2/26/2016Quarterly$0.141.4%2/26/20163/11/20163/11/2016
11/5/2015quarterly$0.141.64%11/27/201512/1/201512/11/2015
8/4/2015Quarterly$0.101.75%9/1/20159/3/20159/14/2015
6/4/2015quarterly$0.131.68%7/1/20157/6/20157/16/2015
2/5/2015quarterly$0.131.44%2/26/20153/2/20153/13/2015
11/6/2014Quarterly$0.111.61%11/28/201412/2/201412/12/2014
8/5/2014Quarterly$0.241.57%9/2/20149/4/20149/15/2014
6/5/2014Quarterly$0.211.46%7/2/20147/7/20147/17/2014
2/6/2014Quarterly$0.211.7%2/27/20143/3/20143/14/2014
11/7/2013$0.2211/29/201312/3/201312/13/2013
11/7/2013quarterly$0.231.9%11/29/201312/3/201312/13/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Saputo (TSE:SAP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Saputo (TSE:SAP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Saputo (TSE:SAP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/14/2017Louise St-JeanInsiderSell838C$43.39C$36,360.82
8/8/2017Karen KinsleyDirectorBuy300C$43.10C$12,930.00
6/22/2017Martin GagnonInsiderBuy100C$41.89C$4,189.00
6/14/2017Diane NyisztorDirectorBuy1,000C$41.93C$41,930.00
6/7/2017Carl ColizzaInsiderBuy90C$43.20C$3,888.00
6/6/2017Annette Marie VerschurenDirectorBuy1,000C$43.03C$43,030.00
2/23/2017Gabriel PalombaroInsiderSell8,036C$46.75C$375,683.00
2/16/2017Sbarba Dino DelloInsiderSell32,800C$45.31C$1,486,168.00
2/10/2017Robert L EdwardsDirectorSell3,160C$45.25C$142,990.00
2/9/2017Haig PoutchigianDirectorBuy660C$44.99C$29,693.40
2/8/2017Karen KinsleyDirectorBuy1,000C$44.75C$44,750.00
8/5/2016David RothsteinDirectorSell400C$41.62C$16,648.00
2/18/2016Ga�Tane WagnerInsiderSell1,700C$38.00C$64,600.00
2/18/2016Paul CorneyDirectorSell6,600C$38.00C$250,800.00
2/17/2016Gabriel PalombaroInsiderSell11,660C$38.02C$443,313.20
2/17/2016Paul CorneyDirectorSell14,312C$37.62C$538,417.44
2/10/2016Sbarba Dino DelloInsiderSell56,846C$37.32C$2,121,742.84
2/9/2016Robert L EdwardsDirectorSell2,700C$37.00C$99,900.00
11/20/2015Ga�Tane WagnerInsiderSell2,000C$32.40C$64,800.00
11/18/2015Patrick TurcotteInsiderSell1,400C$32.38C$45,332.00
8/26/2015Robert L EdwardsDirectorSell1,528C$30.50C$46,604.00
6/25/2015Ga�Tane WagnerInsiderBuy1,570C$31.59C$49,596.30
6/12/2015Henry DemoneDirectorBuy1,700C$31.75C$53,975.00
6/10/2015Pierre BourgieDirectorBuy36,000C$31.60C$1,137,600.00
3/2/2015Susan McnaughtonDirectorSell1,800C$36.06C$64,908.00
2/13/2015Lorenzo SpinelliDirectorSell21,878C$36.05C$788,701.90
11/12/2014Pierre BourgieDirectorBuy12,664C$31.95C$404,614.80
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Saputo (TSE:SAP)
Latest Headlines for Saputo (TSE:SAP)
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DateHeadline
fool.ca logoNAFTA Negotiations: Is Supply Management a Trump Card?
www.fool.ca - August 20 at 12:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSaputo Inc. (SAP) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 6:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Saputo, Inc. : August 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 4:23 PM
fool.ca logoWinners and Losers of a NAFTA Renegotiation
www.fool.ca - August 16 at 4:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Saputo Inc. (SAP) Insider Sells 838 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 10:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSaputo Inc. (SAP) Director Acquires C$12,930.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 8:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSaputo, Inc. :SAP-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2018 By the Numbers : August 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 6:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ2 2018 Earnings Estimate for Saputo Inc. (SAP) Issued By National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 4:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSaputo Inc. to Post Q4 2018 Earnings of $0.47 Per Share, National Bank Financial Forecasts (SAP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 4:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2018 EPS Estimates for Saputo Inc. Decreased by Analyst (TSE:SAP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 3:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSaputo Inc. (SAP) Raises Dividend to $0.16 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 2:35 PM
bloomberg.com logoSaputo CEO Sees Strong Canada Position in Milk Talks - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - August 3 at 2:15 AM
theglobeandmail.com logoSaputo posts higher profit, boosts dividend
www.theglobeandmail.com - August 2 at 9:14 PM
seekingalpha.com logoSaputo's (SAPIF) CEO Lino Saputo on Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - August 2 at 9:13 PM
rttnews.com logoSaputo Inc. Bottom Line Rises 13% In Q1
www.rttnews.com - August 2 at 9:13 PM
fool.ca logoWhy Saputo Inc. Rose 2.65% on Tuesday - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - August 2 at 4:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSaputo Announces Election of Directors
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 4:10 PM
fool.ca logoSaputo Inc.'s Earnings Are up Over 13% in Q2: Time to Buy? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - August 2 at 7:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoREMINDER/Saputo Inc.: 2017 Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders and Fiscal 2018 First Quarter Results - Conference call for analysts and institutional investors
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 7:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSaputo Inc.: Financial Results for Fiscal 2018 First Quarter Ended June 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 7:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian dairy Saputo posts higher profit, boosts dividend
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 7:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SAP.TO earnings conference call or presentation 1-Aug-17 6:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 7:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSaputo, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SAP-CA : July 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 7:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquities Analysts Offer Predictions for Saputo Inc.'s Q2 2018 Earnings (TSE:SAP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 5:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSaputo Inc. (TSE:SAP) to Release Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 5:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSaputo Inc. Forecasted to Earn Q1 2018 Earnings of $0.48 Per Share (SAP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 12:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSaputo Inc. (SAP) PT Lowered to C$47.00 at National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 12:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSaputo Inc. (TSE:SAP) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 8:42 AM
fool.ca logoSaputo Inc. Could Win Big After NAFTA Renegotiation - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - July 22 at 8:29 AM
seekingalpha.com logoTime To Be More Tolerant For This Growth Dairy Stock? - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - July 22 at 8:29 AM
News IconCANADA STOCKS-TSX advances as jump in oil price spurs energy rally - Business Insider
www.businessinsider.com - July 20 at 7:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSaputo Inc. (SAP) Lifted to Outperform at Royal Bank Of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 3:05 PM
fool.ca logoDoes Saputo Inc.’s Strong Balance Sheet Make it a Buy?
www.fool.ca - July 14 at 8:07 AM
fool.ca logoWhy Saputo Inc. May Soon Become a Dividend Play
www.fool.ca - July 13 at 9:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSaputo Inc.: 2017 Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders and Fiscal 2018 First Quarter Results - Conference call for analysts and institutional investors
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 9:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSaputo Inc. (SAP) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 8:08 AM
fool.ca logoHas Saputo Inc. Stock Become Too Cheesy? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - June 27 at 8:01 AM
fool.ca logoIf You're Thinking About Saputo Inc., You Might Want to Consider This Other Food Stock Instead - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - June 16 at 3:54 PM
fool.ca logoWhy Saputo Inc. May Be Worth a Look | The Motley Fool Canada - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - June 16 at 9:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSaputo, Inc. : SAP-CA: Dividend Analysis : June 15th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : June 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 15 at 12:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDiane Nyisztor Buys 1,000 Shares of Saputo Inc. (SAP) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 14 at 8:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSaputo Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.15 (SAP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 12 at 1:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSaputo Inc. -- Moody's rates Saputo's unsecured notes A3
finance.yahoo.com - June 8 at 3:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSaputo Inc. (SAP) Director Annette Marie Verschuren Purchases 1,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 6 at 4:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoU.S. asks Canada to end 'underhanded' dairy pricing class
finance.yahoo.com - June 5 at 8:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoResearch Analysts Set Expectations for Saputo Inc.'s Q1 2018 Earnings (SAP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 5 at 7:18 AM
reuters.com logoUPDATE 3-Dairy Saputo profit disappoints, shares near 9-month low
www.reuters.com - June 2 at 11:36 PM
seekingalpha.com logoSaputo's (SAPIF) CEO Lino Saputo on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - June 2 at 11:36 PM
News IconBRIEF-Saputo Inc reports Q4 earnings per share of C$0.42
www.businessinsider.com - June 2 at 11:36 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoSaputo profit squeezed on lower U.S. cheese sales - The Globe and ... - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - June 2 at 11:36 PM

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