Central Garden & Pet Co (CENT) : University Of Notre Dame Du Lac added new position in Central Garden & Pet Co during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 92,635 shares of Central Garden & Pet Co which is valued at $1.7 Million , the company said in a statement filed on May 13, 2016 with the SEC.Central Garden & Pet Co makes up approximately 2.11% of University Of Notre Dame Du Lac’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , C M Bidwell Associates Ltd added CENT to its portfolio by purchasing 6,010 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $111,846. Central Garden & Pet Co makes up approx 0.03% of C M Bidwell Associates Ltd’s portfolio. Ftb Advisors added CENT to its portfolio by purchasing 150 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $2,792.Smith Asset Management Group Lp boosted its stake in CENT in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2,720 additional shares and now holds a total of 13,085 shares of Central Garden & Pet Co which is valued at $247,961. Central Garden & Pet Co makes up approx 0.01% of Smith Asset Management Group Lp’s portfolio.Cadence Capital Management boosted its stake in CENT in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 10,890 additional shares and now holds a total of 68,707 shares of Central Garden & Pet Co which is valued at $1.3 Million. Central Garden & Pet Co makes up approx 0.09% of Cadence Capital Management’s portfolio.
Central Garden & Pet Co closed down -0.14 points or -0.74% at $18.66 with 1,82,778 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $18.72, the shares hit an intraday low of $18.46 and an intraday high of $18.86 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Central Garden & Pet Co reported $0.01 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.13 according to the earnings call on Feb 2, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.12. The company had revenue of $359.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $322.10 million. The company’s revenue was up 17.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.12 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Central Garden & Pet Co. Central Garden & Pet Co was Initiated by KeyBanc Capital Mkts to “Sector Weight” on Feb 22, 2016.
Central Garden & Pet Company is a marketer and producer of branded products. The Company is the supplier of pet and lawn and garden supplies industries in the United States. The Company operates in two segments: Garden Products and Pet Products. The Companys pet supplies products include products for dogs and cats including edible bones premium healthy edible and non-edible chews super premium dog and cat food and treats toys pet carriers grooming supplies and other accessories; products for birds among others. The Companys lawn and garden supplies products include proprietary and non-proprietary grass seed; wild bird feed bird feeders bird houses and other birding accessories; weed grass ant and other herbicide insecticide and pesticide products; and decorative outdoor lifestyle and lighting products including pottery trellises and other wood products and holiday lighting.