Great article / B&G Foods Inc. (BGS) EPS growth this year is -53.50%: Get Prepared for Trading Lift Off https://newsdaemon.com/2020/08/26/bg-foods-inc-bgs-eps-growth-this-year-is-53-50-get-prepared-for-trading-lift-off/
BY SHAUN NOE
AUGUST 26, 2020
B&G Foods Inc. (NYSE: BGS) open the trading on August 25, 2020, with great promise as it jumped 2.03% to $31.12. During the day, the stock rose to $31.15 and sunk to $30.06 before settling in for the price of $30.50 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, BGS posted a 52-week range of $10.39-$30.95.
It was noted that the giant of the Consumer Defensive sector posted annual sales growth of 14.40% over the last 5 years. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 9.30%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -53.50%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $64.13 million, simultaneously with a float of $62.64 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $1.99 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $26.87, while the 200-day Moving Average is $20.11.
It is quite fundamental to gauge the extent of the productivity of the business which is accounted for 2899 workers. It has generated 572,754 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 26,350. The stock had 10.85 Receivables turnover and 0.53 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +22.24, operating margin was +13.57 and Pretax Margin of +6.37.
B&G Foods Inc. (BGS) Ownership Facts and Figures
Sometimes it helps to make our mind if we keep our tabs on how bigger investors are working with the stock of the Packaged Foods industry. B&G Foods Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 1.90%, in contrast to 77.30% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Mar 13, this organization’s Director bought 19,500 shares at the rate of 11.86, making the entire transaction reach 231,221 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 725,282.
B&G Foods Inc. (BGS) Earnings and Revenue Records
So, what does the last quarter earnings report of the company that was made public on 6/29/2020 suggests? It has posted $0.71 earnings per share (EPS) beating the forecaster’s viewpoint (set at $0.61) by $0.1. This company achieved a net margin of +4.60 while generating a return on equity of 8.92. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.37 per share during the current fiscal year.
B&G Foods Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -53.50% and is forecasted to reach 1.96 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 5.80% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 9.30% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
B&G Foods Inc. (NYSE: BGS) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for B&G Foods Inc. (BGS). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.60. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.89. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $17.42, and its Beta score is 0.38. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.08. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 16.65.
In the same vein, BGS’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 1.79, a figure that is expected to reach 0.65 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 1.96 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of B&G Foods Inc. (BGS)
[B&G Foods Inc., BGS] recent stats showed that its last 5-days Average volume was poorer than the volume it posted in the year-ago period. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 86.23% While, its Average True Range was 0.85.
Raw Stochastic average of B&G Foods Inc. (BGS) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 99.81%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 98.85% 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 23.61% that was lower than 47.19% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.