Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) started the day on December 14, 2021, with a price decrease of -1.35% at $43.07. During the day, the stock rose to $44.10 and sunk to $42.98 before settling in for the price of $43.66 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, CPB posted a 52-week range of $39.76-$53.77.
It was noted that the giant of the Consumer Defensive sector posted annual sales growth of 1.30% over the last 5 years. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 12.80%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 69.70%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $302.00 million, simultaneously with a float of $194.96 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $12.72 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $41.27, while the 200-day Moving Average is $44.92.
It is quite fundamental to gauge the extent of the productivity of the business which is accounted for 14100 workers. It has generated 601,135 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 71,489. The stock had 14.49 Receivables turnover and 0.70 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +32.01, operating margin was +14.57 and Pretax Margin of +15.76.
Campbell Soup Company (CPB) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Packaged Foods Industry. Campbell Soup Company’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.20%, in contrast to 52.60% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Mar 17, this organization’s Executive Vice President sold 7,000 shares at the rate of 48.88, making the entire transaction reach 342,153 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 36,810.
Campbell Soup Company (CPB) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 7/30/2021, the organization reported $0.55 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at $0.48) by $0.07. This company achieved a net margin of +11.89 while generating a return on equity of 35.28. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.76 per share during the current fiscal year.
Campbell Soup Company’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 69.70% and is forecasted to reach 2.94 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 2.27% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 12.80% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Campbell Soup Company (CPB). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.40. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.95. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $13.66, and its Beta score is 0.50. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.52. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 29.86.
In the same vein, CPB’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 3.15, a figure that is expected to reach 0.73 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 2.94 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Campbell Soup Company (CPB)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB), its last 5-days Average volume was 3.66 million that shows progress from its year to date volume of 2.53 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 87.19% While, its Average True Range was 1.03.
Raw Stochastic average of Campbell Soup Company (CPB) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 62.16%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 75.76% 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 20.06% that was higher than 18.91% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.