ConAgra Foods Inc (CAG) : Symons Capital Management Inc scooped up 4,510 additional shares in ConAgra Foods Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 13, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 440,963 shares of ConAgra Foods Inc which is valued at $20.2 Million.ConAgra Foods Inc makes up approximately 5.02% of Symons Capital Management Inc’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Cetera Advisors reduced its stake in CAG by selling 304 shares or 5.09% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 5,670 shares of CAG which is valued at $260,140. ConAgra Foods Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Cetera Advisors’s portfolio.Blackrock Advisors reduced its stake in CAG by selling 34,522 shares or 8.85% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 355,600 shares of CAG which is valued at $16.3 Million. ConAgra Foods Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Blackrock Advisors’s portfolio.Numeric Investors reduced its stake in CAG by selling 156,500 shares or 80.67% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 37,500 shares of CAG which is valued at $1.7 Million. ConAgra Foods Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Numeric Investors’s portfolio.Whitnell reduced its stake in CAG by selling 2,300 shares or 12.87% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 15,565 shares of CAG which is valued at $693,576. ConAgra Foods Inc makes up approx 0.25% of Whitnell’s portfolio.
ConAgra Foods Inc opened for trading at $44.55 and hit $44.845 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $44.72, with a gain of 0.29% or 0.13 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 15,20,121 shares. Company has a market cap of $19,516 M.
On the company’s financial health, ConAgra Foods Inc reported $0.68 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.10 according to the earnings call on Apr 7, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.58. The company had revenue of $2924.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2857.41 million. The company’s revenue was up .6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.59 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on ConAgra Foods Inc. Company shares were Reiterated by Jefferies on Apr 8, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 52 from a previous price target of $50 .Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Apr 4, 2016 to “Sector Perform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 48 from a previous price target of $46 .Goldman Resumed ConAgra Foods Inc on Feb 25, 2016 to “Neutral”, Price Target of the shares are set at $48.
ConAgra Foods Inc. operates as a packaged food company. The Company offers branded and private branded food to households as well as commercial foods which serves various restaurants and foodservice operations. The Company operates in three segments: Consumer Foods Commercial Foods and Private Brands. Its brands include Banquet Chef Boyardee Egg Beaters Healthy Choice Hebrew National Hunt’s Marie Callender’s Orville Redenbacher’s PAM Peter Pan Reddi-wip Slim Jim and Snack Pack among others. The Company sells its products under private brand labels in grocery convenience mass merchandise club and drug stores. Additionally ConAgra Foods supplies frozen potato and sweet potato products as well as other vegetable spice bakery and grain products to restaurants commercial and foodservice customers. It has international manufacturing facilities in Argentina Mexico and interests in ownership of international manufacturing facilities in India and Mexico.