Coffee margins nip at JM Smucker


J.M. Smucker reported a bigger-than-expected drop in quarterly revenue, hurt by lower sales of its Folgers coffee and pet snacks. This was lower than $246.0 million, or $2.05 per share, in last year's third quarter.

Comparable net sales for fiscal year 2017 is expected to be down 3 percent. The J.M. Smucker Company is expected to lift sales by 1.47% in next year to $7.59B. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 16.01 Billion. Extending back, their 50-Day Simple Moving Average is -0.17%, looking even further back, their 200-Day Simple Moving Average stands at -3.06%. The 5 year historical dividend growth of J.M. Smucker Company (The)(SJM) is at the rate of 9.23% while the R-Squared dividend growth is 0.95.

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A reduction in commodity prices worked in Smucker's favor during the quarter. With the volume soaring to 2,461,336 shares, the last trade was called at $137.84.

The J.M. Smucker Company closed its last trading session at $138.53 with the loss of -0.5%. The reported EPS for the same quarter past year was $-0.43. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 4.5 percent, Return on Equity of 10.1 percent and Return on Investment of 6.9 Percent.

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Before the market open, the Orrville, Ohio-based food company said revenue fell 5% year over year, to $1.88 billion, below the FactSet consensus of $1.92 billion. J.M. Smucker Company (The)(SJM) formally announced its most recent dividend on January 23, 2017 with a Dividend per share of $0.75. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 1.21% and Monthly Volatility of 1.28%. It is predicted to add 3% on day 1 and jump 3% on day 7 after the company reports upcoming earnings. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 1 analysts' forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $-0.47. The firm touched its 52-Week high on April 22, 2016 and 52-Week low on Aug 3, 2016.

The company has YTD performance of 19.35 percent.

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The Company now has ROA (Return on Assets) of -44.4 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of -56.2 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of -36.4% with Gross margin of 77.5 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 0% and 0% respectively.