Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Meat Products in the sector of Consumer Goods. Based in USA, Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL has a market cap of 18770.72. Since its IPO date on the 1/2/1990, Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL performance year to date is -8.92%. Today Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL has gained -2.38%, with a current price of 34.63.
Ownership of the company is 0.10% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 35.00%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 34.50%. Return of assets are at 14.30%, with return on investment at 19.10%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.06. While Total debt/equity is 0.06. With a profit margin of 9.30%, this is combined with a gross margin of 22.70%, and operating margin of 13.90%. Hormel Foods Corporation ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.9, while the quick ratio is 1.
For the last year Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL has seen a EPS growth of 29.40%. A performance for the year of -3.87%. The 52-week high is -23.40%, and the 52-week low is 3.55%. The average volume for Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL is 728213.
With a target price of 40.67, can Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Hormel Foods Corporation, HRL. Hormel Foods Corporation has a P/E of 21.61 and a forward P/E of 19.94. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.77. Hormel Foods Corporation also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.97 and 4.21 respectively. For P/cash, Hormel Foods Corporation has a value of 45.22, while it is 41.99 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 34.63, Hormel Foods Corporation has a dividend yield of 1.92%. We see a return on equity of 20.60%.
Looking more long-term Hormel Foods Corporation, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 7.79%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 4.83% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 29.40% for this year and for the last five years a 13.50% growth has been seen.