Kellogg Company (NYSE: K), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 27257.23. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Kellogg Company is 77.82 (with a change from open of 0.57%), this in conjunction with a target price of 6.54. Volume today has so far reached 1115200, with an average volume of about 2294.84. The GAP for this stock, is 0.00%.
The P/E ratio is 44.72, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 19.4. The current EPS for Kellogg Company, is 1.74, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of -1.80%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 9.81%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Kellogg Company, EPS is looking like it will grow 10.19% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 7.13%. Quarter over quarter is 25.90% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is -6.60%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 32.90%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 1.80%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 19.70% and institutional ownership is 83.30%. Shares outstanding is 350.26, while shares float is at a value of 348.38. Float short for Kellogg Company is 1.23% and the short ratio is 1.87.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 3.15, while the total debt/equity comes to 4.12. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 0.6, and the quick ratio is 0.4. The most recent gross margin is 39.70% and their operating margin is 9.00%. The profit margin is 4.70%.
Kellogg Company has seen returns on assets of 4.00%, and on investment, 9.40%. Return on equity is 28.10%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 6.28. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 2.08, with Price/book ratio coming to 13.68 and Price/cash is 51.33, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 51.04.
The simple moving averages are -3.98% and 2.39% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -10.15% and the 52 week low is 23.65%.
Kellogg Company has a dividend yield of 2.67%, with a current price of 77.82. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 113.80%. This is in an industry, Processed & Packaged Goods, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Consumer Goods. Kellogg Company is based in USA.
Performance in the Processed & Packaged Goods industry means that Kellogg Company has seen performance for the past week of 0.31%, with performance for the month coming to -5.78%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 0.95%, and for the half year the performance is 20.30%. Volatility for this week is 0.68% and for the month this is 1.21%.
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