Analysts expect Conagra Brands, Inc. (NYSE:CAG) to report $0.55 EPS on March, 22 before the open.They anticipate $0.07 EPS change or 14.58% from last quarter’s $0.48 EPS. CAG’s profit would be $220.36 million giving it 17.29 P/E if the $0.55 EPS is correct. After having $0.55 EPS previously, Conagra Brands, Inc.’s analysts see 0.00% EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.05% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $38.03. About 2.28 million shares traded. Conagra Brands, Inc. (NYSE:CAG) has risen 8.39% since March 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.31% the S&P500.
Among 22 analysts covering Monster Beverage Corp (NASDAQ:MNST), 16 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 73% are positive. Monster Beverage Corp had 92 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Bank of America on Tuesday, March 22. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Monster Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ:MNST) rating on Thursday, November 9. Stifel Nicolaus has “Buy” rating and $61.0 target. The stock of Monster Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ:MNST) earned “Buy” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Tuesday, June 6. As per Thursday, December 21, the company rating was upgraded by Macquarie Research. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Friday, March 2. Credit Suisse downgraded Monster Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ:MNST) rating on Thursday, January 4. Credit Suisse has “Hold” rating and $69.0 target. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, June 20 by Stifel Nicolaus. On Monday, July 27 the stock rating was upgraded by TheStreet to “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, June 2. Credit Agricole downgraded the shares of MNST in report on Wednesday, September 16 to “Outperform” rating. See Monster Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ:MNST) latest ratings:
12/03/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Buy New Target: $69.0 Maintain
05/03/2018 Broker: Citigroup Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy Old Target: $74 New Target: $70 Maintain
02/03/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Old Rating: Overweight New Rating: Overweight Old Target: $70 New Target: $67 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Buy New Target: $74.0 Maintain
28/02/2018 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Hold New Target: $60.0 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: Deutsche Bank Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Hold Old Target: $66 New Target: $63 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Old Rating: Outperform New Rating: Outperform Old Target: $71 New Target: $68 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy Old Target: $73 New Target: $71 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Old Rating: Outperform New Rating: Outperform Old Target: $77 New Target: $72 Maintain
22/01/2018 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Buy New Target: $77.0 Maintain
Monster Beverage Corporation, through its subsidiaries, develops, markets, sells, and distributes energy drink beverages, soda, and its concentrates in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $33.24 billion. It operates through three divisions: Monster Energy Drinks, Strategic Brands, and Other. It has a 41.33 P/E ratio. The Company’s Monster Energy Drinks segment sells ready-to-drink packaged drinks and non-carbonated dairy based coffee energy drinks primarily to bottlers and full service beverage distributors, as well as sells directly to retail grocery and specialty chains, wholesalers, club stores, mass merchandisers, convenience chains, food service customers, and the military.
The stock increased 0.44% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $58.69. About 3.34M shares traded or 22.02% up from the average. Monster Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ:MNST) has declined 3.63% since March 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.33% the S&P500.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.78 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.21, from 0.99 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 53 investors sold Conagra Brands, Inc. shares while 197 reduced holdings. 66 funds opened positions while 181 raised stakes. 310.77 million shares or 1.88% less from 316.73 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Sigma Planning holds 0.04% or 15,240 shares. Ww Asset Management holds 37,384 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Moreover, Sii Invests Wi has 0.01% invested in Conagra Brands, Inc. (NYSE:CAG). Guyasuta Invest Advsr reported 7,050 shares. Stifel Fincl has 0.01% invested in Conagra Brands, Inc. (NYSE:CAG) for 83,574 shares. Carroll Fincl Associates has 1,403 shares. Lucus Advisors Lc reported 10,244 shares. Jacobs Levy Equity Inc has invested 0.01% in Conagra Brands, Inc. (NYSE:CAG). Howe And Rusling has invested 0.01% in Conagra Brands, Inc. (NYSE:CAG). Aviva Pcl accumulated 0.05% or 257,542 shares. 3,039 are owned by Sun Life Finance Inc. D E Shaw & Co Inc has 0.13% invested in Conagra Brands, Inc. (NYSE:CAG). Moreover, Scotia Capital Inc has 0.02% invested in Conagra Brands, Inc. (NYSE:CAG) for 36,812 shares. Proshare Advisors Ltd Liability stated it has 94,094 shares. 34,778 are held by Bedrijfstakpensioenfonds Voor De Media Pno.
Among 14 analysts covering ConAgra Foods (NYSE:CAG), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. ConAgra Foods had 46 analyst reports since September 16, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Conagra Brands, Inc. (NYSE:CAG) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, April 8 by Deutsche Bank. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, October 3 by Jefferies. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of CAG in report on Monday, June 26 with “Buy” rating. The company was upgraded on Friday, October 14 by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $45.0 target in Tuesday, November 7 report. The stock has “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, July 1. The stock has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, October 19. Morgan Stanley maintained Conagra Brands, Inc. (NYSE:CAG) rating on Monday, September 25. Morgan Stanley has “Overweight” rating and $40 target. As per Monday, November 14, the company rating was initiated by UBS. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, September 29 with “Buy”.
Conagra Brands, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a food firm in North America. The company has market cap of $15.24 billion. The firm operates through Grocery & Snacks, Refrigerated & Frozen, International, and Foodservice divisions. It has a 22.8 P/E ratio. The Grocery & Snacks segment primarily offers shelf stable food products in various retail channels in the United States.