McCormick & Company Incorporated (MKC) : Bridgewater Wealth Financial Management reduced its stake in McCormick & Company Incorporated by 1.95% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 110,517 shares of McCormick & Company Incorporated which is valued at $10,868,242 after selling 2,200 shares in McCormick & Company Incorporated , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 9, 2016.McCormick & Company Incorporated makes up approximately 4.00% of Bridgewater Wealth Financial Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Copeland Capital Management reduced its stake in MKC by selling 3,653 shares or 3.58% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 98,497 shares of MKC which is valued at $9,686,195. McCormick & Company Incorporated makes up approx 0.68% of Copeland Capital Management’s portfolio.Andra Ap-fonden reduced its stake in MKC by selling 3,800 shares or 2.59% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 143,200 shares of MKC which is valued at $13,675,600. McCormick & Company Incorporated makes up approx 0.37% of Andra Ap-fonden’s portfolio.Clarkston Capital Partners reduced its stake in MKC by selling 68,297 shares or 15.96% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 359,591 shares of MKC which is valued at $34,340,941. McCormick & Company Incorporated makes up approx 1.91% of Clarkston Capital Partners’s portfolio.Aperio Group boosted its stake in MKC in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 14,633 additional shares and now holds a total of 121,226 shares of McCormick & Company Incorporated which is valued at $11,368,574. McCormick & Company Incorporated makes up approx 0.10% of Aperio Group’s portfolio.
McCormick & Company Incorporated closed down -0.51 points or -0.52% at $98.34 with 6,52,492 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $98.77, the shares hit an intraday low of $97.85 and an intraday high of $99.49 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, McCormick & Company Incorporated reported $0.74 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05 according to the earnings call on Mar 29, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.69. The company had revenue of $1030.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1029.63 million. The company’s revenue was up 2.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.70 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on McCormick & Company Incorporated. Credit Suisse Resumed McCormick & Company Incorporated on Apr 20, 2016 to “Neutral”, Price Target of the shares are set at $95.McCormick & Company Incorporated was Downgraded by BB&T Capital Mkts to ” Hold” on Feb 18, 2016.
McCormick & Company Incorporated manufactures markets and distributes spices seasoning mixes condiments and other flavorful products to the food industry. The Company has two business segments: consumer and industrial. Under the Consumer segment its brands in the Americas include McCormick Lawry’s and Club House. It also markets ethnic brands such as Zatarain’s Thai Kitchen and Simply Asia. In Europe the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) its brands include the Ducros Schwartz and Kamis brands of spices herbs and seasonings and a line of Vahine brand dessert items. In the Asia/Pacific region it markets products under the McCormick and DaQiao brands. In Australia it markets products under the McCormick brand. In India its majority-owned joint venture owns and trades under the Kohinoor brand. In the industrial business segment it offers seasoning blends spices and herbs condiments coating systems and compound flavors to food manufacturers and foodservice customers.