JM Smucker Co (SJM) Analysts See $1.67 EPS

JM Smucker Co (SJM) Analysts See $1.67 EPS

Following the acquisition, the director now owns 250 shares of the company's stock, valued at $30,152.50. PA's holdings in J.M. Smucker Company (The) were worth $320,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Accern also gave news stories about the company an impact score of 46.1313825809866 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. Cleararc Capital Inc. increased its stake in shares of J.M. Smucker Company (The) by 0.4% in the first quarter. Schmidt P J Investment Management Inc. now owns 2,411 shares of the company's stock worth $316,000 after buying an additional 13 shares in the last quarter.

The J.M. Smucker Company (NYSE:SJM) performed nicely this week, continuing its impressive near-term upward movement. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC now owns 7,168 shares of the company's stock worth $848,000 after buying an additional 26 shares during the period. Finally, Park National Corp OH boosted its stake in J.M. Smucker Company (The) by 10.1% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 11,943,550 shares of the company's stock worth $1,565,560,000 after buying an additional 420,604 shares in the last quarter. After having $1.80 EPS previously, J M Smucker Co's analysts see -7.22% EPS growth. Champlain Investment Partners, LLC claims 688,020 shares worth $81,413,000. Quadrature Capital Ltd purchased a new stake in J.M. Smucker Company (The) during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $726,000.

J.M. Smucker Company (NYSE SJM) traded up 0.46% on Friday, reaching $122.28. The stock had a trading volume of 448,769 shares. J.M. Smucker Company has a 52-week low of $114.31 and a 52-week high of $156.23. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $119.21 and a 200 day moving average of $128.65. The firm has a market capitalization of $13.87 billion, a PE ratio of 23.98 and a beta of 0.62. Lastly, FMR raised its position in J.M. Smucker Company (The) by 49.4% in the Q1. Analysts expect next quarter's EPS will be $2.08 and the next full year EPS is anticipated to be $8.41. The company had revenue of $1.78 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.77 billion.

06/10/2016 - J.M. Smucker Company (The) had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus. J.M. Smucker Company (The)'s revenue was down 1.3% on a year-over-year basis. The firm owned 9,015 shares of the company's stock after selling 304 shares during the period. On average, equities research analysts forecast that J.M. Smucker Company will post $7.97 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. J.M. Smucker Company (The) New announced a dividend to be paid on Friday the 1st of September 2017.

Investors of record on Friday, August 11th will be paid a $0.78 dividend. This represents a $3.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.55%. Somerville Kurt F stated it has 0.66% of its portfolio in J M Smucker Co (NYSE:SJM). The ex-dividend date will be Wednesday August 9th, 2017. J.M. Smucker Company (The)'s dividend payout ratio is presently 61.18%.

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Several equities analysts have recently commented on SJM shares. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC boosted its position in J.M. Smucker Company (The) by 0.4% in the second quarter. Credit Suisse Group reissued a "hold" recommendation and given a $126.00 price objective on the stock of J.M. Smucker Company (The) in a note on Thurs, Jun 1st. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Citigroup Inc. cut their target price on shares of J.M. Smucker Company (The) from $161.00 to $155.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a research report on Tuesday, May 9th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. Macquarie Group Ltd. boosted its stake in J.M. Smucker Company (The) by 54.7% in the fourth quarter. The stock was sold at an average price of $122.00, for a total value of $737,734.00.

Haverford Trust Company, which manages about $4.13 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Ww Grainger Inc (NYSE:GWW) by 3,402 shares to 241,582 shares, valued at $56.11M in 2016Q4, according to the filing. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Also, Director Sandra Pianalto acquired 250 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, June 27th. The stock's average target of $32.33 is 42.11% above today's ($22.75) share price. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 13,475 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,618,212.75. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. DnB Asset Management AS now owns 17,585 shares of the company's stock worth $2,305,000 after buying an additional 3,200 shares during the period.

The J.M. Smucker Company is a manufacturer and marketer of branded food and beverage products and pet food and pet snacks in North America.