Featured Stock Update: ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE:CAG)


ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE:CAG) currently has a “Sell” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Sell” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Hold” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Sell” Signal.

ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE:CAG) gained 0.2 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $35.54. The stock traded with the average Volume of 3.49 Million at the end of last session.

ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE:CAG) has the Market Capitalization of 14.21 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $41.68 and 52-Week Low of $32.16 and it touched its 52-week high on 03/01/17 and 52-Week Low on 08/30/17.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $0.55/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.52/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.03/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 5.8 Percent.

Several analysts are forecasting growth estimate of ConAgra Foods, Inc. for the current quarter to be 6.3%. Their projections for the Next Quarter growth is 10.8 percent. While for the Next 5 years, the company could expect a growth of 9.2% per annum, whereas in the past Five years ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE:CAG) showed a growth of -2.07 Percent per annum.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 2 analysts rated ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE:CAG) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 2 reported Hold, and 1 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -3.9% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -4.74% and -0.82% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 6.9%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 18%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 9.6%.

ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE:CAG) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.81% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 1.90% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, ConAgra Foods, Inc. currently has a Weekly performance of -0.98%, monthly performance percentage is -3.35 percent, Quarterly performance is 2.01 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 1.83% and Yearly Performance is -10.68 percent.

Company Profile:

Conagra Brands, Inc. manufactures and markets packaged foods for retail consumers, restaurants and institutions. Its operating segment consists of Consumer Foods and Commercial Foods. The Company offers meals, entrees, condiments, sides, snacks, specialty potatoes, milled grain ingredients, dehydrated vegetables and seasonings, and blends and flavors. Its brands include Marie Callender’s, Healthy Choice, Slim Jim, Hebrew National, Orville Redenbacher’s, Peter Pan, Reddi-wip, PAM, Snack Pack, Banquet, Chef Boyardee, Egg Beaters, Rosarita, Fleischmann’s and Hunt’s. Conagra Brands Inc., formerly known as ConAgra Foods Inc., is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.