ConAgra Foods Inc (CAG) : Parametrica Management Ltd added new position in ConAgra Foods Inc during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 6,748 shares of ConAgra Foods Inc which is valued at $316,616 , the company said in a statement filed on Oct 13, 2016 with the SEC.ConAgra Foods Inc makes up approximately 0.90% of Parametrica Management Ltd’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Naples Global Advisors reduced its stake in CAG by selling 200 shares or 0.63% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 31,733 shares of CAG which is valued at $1,503,510. ConAgra Foods Inc makes up approx 0.59% of Naples Global Advisors’s portfolio.Contravisory Investment Management boosted its stake in CAG in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 351 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,093 shares of ConAgra Foods Inc which is valued at $51,786. ConAgra Foods Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Contravisory Investment Management’s portfolio.Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa boosted its stake in CAG in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 22,326 additional shares and now holds a total of 241,537 shares of ConAgra Foods Inc which is valued at $11,388,470. ConAgra Foods Inc makes up approx 0.05% of Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa’s portfolio.
ConAgra Foods Inc closed down -0.4 points or -0.84% at $46.98 with 23,13,067 shares getting traded on Tuesday. Post opening the session at $47.38, the shares hit an intraday low of $46.86 and an intraday high of $47.5 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Tuesday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, ConAgra Foods Inc reported $0.61 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.13 according to the earnings call on Sep 29, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.48. The company had revenue of $2667.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2729.74 million. The company’s revenue was down -4.6 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.45 EPS.
Investors should note that on Sep 23, 2016, ConAgra Foods Inc announced a cash dividend of $0.2500. The company’s management has announced Oct 27, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Oct 31, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Nov 30, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on ConAgra Foods Inc. Company shares were Upgraded by RBC Capital Mkts on Oct 14, 2016 to ” Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 54 from a previous price target of $50 .
ConAgra Foods Inc. operates as a packaged food company. The Company offers branded and private branded food to households as well as commercial foods which serves various restaurants and foodservice operations. The Company operates in three segments: Consumer Foods Commercial Foods and Private Brands. Its brands include Banquet Chef Boyardee Egg Beaters Healthy Choice Hebrew National Hunt’s Marie Callender’s Orville Redenbacher’s PAM Peter Pan Reddi-wip Slim Jim and Snack Pack among others. The Company sells its products under private brand labels in grocery convenience mass merchandise club and drug stores. Additionally ConAgra Foods supplies frozen potato and sweet potato products as well as other vegetable spice bakery and grain products to restaurants commercial and foodservice customers. It has international manufacturing facilities in Argentina Mexico and interests in ownership of international manufacturing facilities in India and Mexico.