Hot Stock's Alert: The Kraft Heinz Company (NASDAQ: KHC)


Neto Sa has seen steady activity on the buy side, and on May 1, 2017, executed an option to buy 177333 shares. During the last 52 weeks, the price has been as high as $78.68 and as low as $46.64.

Other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its position in The Kraft Heinz by 1.2% in the second quarter.

Target Corporation (TGT) have shown a high EPS growth of 1.40% in the last 5 years and has earnings decline of -12.70% yoy.

The Kraft Heinz (KHC) traded down 0.1069% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $77.7368. The company's revenue was down 1.7% compared to the same quarter past year. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a $96.00 target price on shares of The Kraft Heinz in a research note on Wednesday, September 6th. National Asset Management Inc. grew its holdings in The Kraft Heinz by 0.5% during the 1st quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 8,364,778 shares of the company's stock valued at $759,605,000 after purchasing an additional 2,988,664 shares during the period. Finally, M Holdings Securities Inc. acquired a new position in The Kraft Heinz in the 2nd quarter worth $221,000. First Foundation Advisors now owns 5,121 shares of the company's stock worth $465,000 after acquiring an additional 23 shares in the last quarter.

The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC) will report its next earnings on Nov 02 AMC.

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The Kraft Heinz (NASDAQ:KHC) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 3rd. Bankhaus Lampe upgraded the shares of FIE in report on Friday, July 15 to "Buy" rating. Susquehanna maintained Kraft Heinz Co (NASDAQ:KHC) on Friday, August 26 with "Positive" rating. The company now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $96.53.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on The Kraft Heinz Company, where 7 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 6 analysts have given a Buy signal, 5 said it's a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. This volatility measure use for multipurpose in judging the underlying price momentum as well as the rate of change in KHC's price.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: This piece was published by StockNewsTimes and is the property of of StockNewsTimes. If you are accessing this story on another publication, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of USA and global copyright legislation. The Kraft Heinz's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 79.87%. The current P/E Ratio for The Kraft Heinz Company KHC is valued at 24.9 that allows investors an understanding on the calculation of the market value of The Kraft Heinz Company relative to its earnings.

The average 1-year price target for The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC) - averaging the work of different analysts - reveals a mean PT of $93.63/share.

The stock has a market cap of $95.26B and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated 1.22B. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $79.57 and a 200-day moving average of $79.57. Finally, BidaskClub cut shares of The Kraft Heinz from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Wednesday, June 21st. This is assuming the current $0.83 EPS is accurate. The Kraft Heinz had a net margin of 14.67% and a return on equity of 7.52%. The business had revenue of $6.68 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $6.73 billion. Its sales stood at -0.10% a year on average in the period of last five years. The Kraft Heinz Company KHC has a Forward P/E ratio of 19.87 with a PEG of 2.49 and a P/S value of 3.64. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 18th were issued a $0.625 dividend. This represents a $2.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.21%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, August 16th. This is an increase from The Kraft Heinz's previous quarterly dividend of $0.60. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for The Kraft Heinz Company is 4.61 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 4.77 Billion.