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Time To Get Cautious? - The JM Smucker Company (SJM), HP Inc. (HPQ)

Time To Get Cautious? - The JM Smucker Company (SJM), HP Inc. (HPQ)

The firm owned 16,305 shares of the company's stock after selling 3,245 shares during the period. Princeton Alpha Mngmt Limited Partnership invested 0.18% in J M Smucker Co (NYSE:SJM). Breaking that down further, it has performed -3.52% for the week, -1.79% for the month, -6.97% over the last quarter, -15.61% for the past half-year and -17.25% for this previous year.

Shares in Smucker were down 6.86% in pre-market trading in NY. The Wellington Management Group Llp holds 112,823 shares with $14.45M value, up from 5,436 last quarter. Folger Nolan Fleming Douglas Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in J.M. Smucker Company (The) by 0.5% in the first quarter.

The company is trading down from yesterday's close of $118.85.

Company shares have been seen trading -25.12% off of the 52 week high and -5.80% away from the 52 week low. The company has a market capitalization of $13.94 billion, a P/E ratio of 24.10 and a beta of 0.62. Hall Laurie J Trustee now owns 4,864 shares of the company's stock valued at $576,000 after buying an additional 1,890 shares during the last quarter.

The collective rating of 2.8 for The J.M. Smucker Company (NYSE:SJM) also leans strongly towards the neutral end of the spectrum. J.M. Smucker Company (The) had a net margin of 8.01% and a return on equity of 12.63%.

Looking forward, for the quarter ending Jan-17, 13 analysts have a mean sales target of 1,915.90 million.

16 analysts on average are expecting The J.M. Smucker Company to report earnings of $2 per share for the current quarter.

Most recently the business also announced dividend for the quarter, expected to be paid on early Fri, Sep 1st. Moreover, Jnba Fincl Advsrs has 0% invested in J M Smucker Co (NYSE:SJM) for 78 shares. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, August 19. J.M. Smucker Company (The)'s dividend payout ratio is 61.18%.

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Smucker J M Co (NYSE:SJM) institutional sentiment increased to 1.11 in 2016 Q4.

Several research analysts have recently weighed in on SJM shares. The J.M. Smucker Company earnings have risen with an annualized rate of 4.7% over the last 5 years. The stock now has Monthly Volatility of 1.12% and Weekly Volatility of 0.88%. On Wednesday, July 19 the stock rating was downgraded by Stephens to "Equal-Weight". A ratio lower than one shows that the price has decreased over that time period. They noted that the move was a valuation call.

Zacks offers analysts with an Average Broker Rating (or ABR), basing it on sell-side recommendations.

Since February 24, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 1 insider sale for $301,725 activity. At present, 3 analysts recommended Holding these shares while 0 recommended sell, according to FactSet data. The stock declined 2.04% or $2.49 reaching $119.36 on the news. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to $1.51 per share. These holdings make up 69.79% of the company's outstanding shares. (SJM) stake by 0.55% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Susquehanna maintained J M Smucker Co (NYSE:SJM) on Wednesday, August 23 with "Hold" rating. Shares of CNI have increased 4.2% in the past three monthswhile the S&P 500 has gained 3.55% in that time. When we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is at 1.21% whereas Month Volatility is at 1.14%. In the USA retail market segments, the Company's products are sold to food retailers, food wholesalers, drug stores, club stores, mass merchandisers, discount and dollar stores, military commissaries, natural foods stores and distributors, and pet specialty stores. The Company's segments include U.S. Retail Coffee, U.S. Retail Consumer Foods, U.S. Retail Pet Foods, and global and Foodservice. The Business's segments include U.S. Retail Coffee, U.S. Retail Consumer Foods, U.S. Retail Pet Foods, and global and Foodservice.