As on November 23, 2022, Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) started slowly as it slid -0.06% to $52.54. During the day, the stock rose to $52.805 and sunk to $52.23 before settling in for the price of $52.57 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, CPB posted a 52-week range of $39.85-$53.28.
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The Consumer Defensive Sector giants’ yearly sales growth during the last 5-year period was 8.00%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -3.60%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -24.20%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $298.00 million, simultaneously with a float of $192.10 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $15.42 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $49.75, while the 200-day Moving Average is $47.76.
Let’s gauge the efficiency of the firm, which has a total of 14700 employees. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +30.21, operating margin was +13.70 and Pretax Margin of +11.39.
Campbell Soup Company (CPB) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Packaged Foods industry. Campbell Soup Company’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.30%, in contrast to 52.70% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Oct 03, this organization’s Executive Vice President sold 3,600 shares at the rate of 47.35, making the entire transaction reach 170,460 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 14,445. Preceding that transaction, on Sep 02, Company’s Executive Vice President sold 18,321 for 50.00, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 916,061. This particular insider is now the holder of 111,598 in total.
Campbell Soup Company (CPB) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 7/30/2022, the company posted $0.56 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at $0.56) by $0. This company achieved a net margin of +8.84 while generating a return on equity of 23.35. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.74 per share during the current fiscal year.
Campbell Soup Company’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -24.20% and is forecasted to reach 3.05 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 3.87% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -3.60% 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 0.20. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.16. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $20.97, and its Beta score is 0.39. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.80. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 31.60.
In the same vein, CPB’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 2.50, a figure that is expected to reach 0.86 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 3.05 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Campbell Soup Company (CPB)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Campbell Soup Company, CPB], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 1.88 million was lower the volume of 2.51 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 95.73% While, its Average True Range was 1.17.