Campbell Soup Companys in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 16.67% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 4.61% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 8.64% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks since the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Campbell Soup Company has a negative value of -5.2 compared to overall market performance. Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) has tumbled 0.02% during the past week, however, the bigger picture is still very bullish; the stocks have advanced and posted positive gains of 2.51% in the last four weeks. The stocks have underperformed the S&P 500 by 0.82% during the past week but Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) it has outperformed the index in 4 weeks by 0.68%.
Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) stock ended Friday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The stock closed down 0.57 points or 0.89% at $63.27 with 1,283,138 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $63.7, the shares hit an intraday low of $63.115 and an intraday high of $63.79 and the price was in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $19,427 million and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 307,051,880 shares. The 52-week high of Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) is $67.89 and the 52-week low is $52.585.
Campbell Soup Company Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 22, 2016. The company reported $1.00 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05. Analyst had a consensus of $0.95. The company had revenue of $2202.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2197.60 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.95 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Jan 23, 2017 to Hold, Raises Price Target to $ 62 from a previous price target of $56 .Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Nov 28, 2016 to Sector Perform, Raises Price Target to $ 60 from a previous price target of $58 .
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Jan 5, 2017, Carlos Barroso (Senior Vice President) sold 9,130 shares at 60.92 per share price.On Nov 28, 2016, Tracey Thomas Travis (director) sold 2,771 shares at 57.04 per share price.On Oct 4, 2016, Edward Carolan (Senior Vice President) sold 2,400 shares at 54.35 per share price.
Campbell Soup Company, together with its consolidated subsidiaries, is a global manufacturer and marketer of high quality, branded convenience food products. The company operates in three business segments: Soup and Sauces, Biscuits and Confectionery, and Away From Home.