Kellogg Company (NYSE: K) flaunted slowness of -2.72% at $57.91, as the Stock market unbolted on February 19, 2021. During the day, the stock rose to $59.74 and sunk to $57.705 before settling in for the price of $59.53 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, K posted a 52-week range of $52.66-$72.88.
It was noted that the giant of the Consumer Defensive sector posted annual sales growth of -1.40% over the last 5 years. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 9.80%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -26.50%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $343.00 million, simultaneously with a float of $340.46 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $20.46 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $59.98, while the 200-day Moving Average is $64.48.
It is quite fundamental to gauge the extent of the productivity of the business which is accounted for 31000 workers. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +34.33, operating margin was +12.79 and Pretax Margin of +11.63.
Kellogg Company (K) Ownership Facts and Figures
Sometimes it is also beneficial to study the sentiment of large-scale investors towards the stock of the Kellogg Company industry. Kellogg Company’s current insider ownership accounts for 17.60%, in contrast to 88.60% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Feb 12, this organization’s 10% Owner sold 83,333 shares at the rate of 57.22, making the entire transaction reach 4,768,698 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 60,215,170. Preceding that transaction, on Jan 20, Company’s 10% Owner sold 83,334 for 57.45, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 4,787,722. This particular insider is now the holder of 60,298,503 in total.
Kellogg Company (K) Earnings and Revenue Records
Going through the last 3-months fiscal report unveiled on the 12/30/2020, it has been observed that the corporation posted $0.86 earnings per share (EPS) during the time that was less the consensus figure (set at $0.89) by -$0.03. This company achieved a net margin of +9.08 while generating a return on equity of 42.70. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.07 per share during the current fiscal year.
Kellogg Company’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -26.50% and is forecasted to reach 4.18 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 2.93% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 9.80% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Kellogg Company (NYSE: K) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Kellogg Company (K). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.60. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.40. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $15.58, and its Beta score is 0.64. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.49. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 60.54.
In the same vein, K’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 3.72, a figure that is expected to reach 0.96 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 4.18 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Kellogg Company (K)
Now, what If we examine the latest scores posted by [Kellogg Company, K]. During the last 5-days, its volume was better the volume of 3.69 million it reported in year-ago period. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 71.09% While, its Average True Range was 1.39.
Raw Stochastic average of Kellogg Company (K) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 11.55%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 41.53% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 21.25% that was higher than 19.33% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.