Kellogg Company (K) : Rodgers Brothers reduced its stake in Kellogg Company by 0.29% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 50,278 shares of Kellogg Company which is valued at $4,199,721 after selling 147 shares in Kellogg Company , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 15, 2016.Kellogg Company makes up approximately 1.72% of Rodgers Brothers’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , First Trust Advisors Lp reduced its stake in K by selling 395,962 shares or 34.79% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 742,308 shares of K which is valued at $61,396,295. Kellogg Company makes up approx 0.19% of First Trust Advisors Lp’s portfolio.Hanseatic Management Services Inc boosted its stake in K in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 96 additional shares and now holds a total of 210 shares of Kellogg Company which is valued at $17,369. Kellogg Company makes up approx 0.01% of Hanseatic Management Services Inc’s portfolio.
Kellogg Company closed down -0.52 points or -0.63% at $81.69 with 15,43,092 shares getting traded on Thursday. Post opening the session at $81.88, the shares hit an intraday low of $81.31 and an intraday high of $82.04 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Thursday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Kellogg Company reported $0.91 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on Aug 4, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.91. The company had revenue of $3268.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3362.13 million. The company’s revenue was down -6.6 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.92 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Kellogg Company. Company shares were Reiterated by Citigroup on Aug 5, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 100 from a previous price target of $90 .Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Aug 5, 2016 to “Sector Perform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 86 from a previous price target of $82 .Company shares were Reiterated by Credit Suisse on Jul 21, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 94 from a previous price target of $84 .
Kellogg Company is a manufacturer and marketer of ready-to-eat cereal and convenience foods. The Companys principal products are ready-to-eat cereals and convenience foods such as cookies crackers savory snacks toaster pastries cereal bars fruit-flavored snacks frozen waffles and veggie foods. The Companys cereal products are generally marketed under the Kelloggs name and are sold to the grocery trade through direct sales forces for resale to consumers. The Company also markets cookies crackers crisps and other convenience foods under brands such as Kelloggs Keebler Cheez-It Murray Austin and Famous Amos to supermarkets in the United States through a direct store-door (DSD) delivery system although other distribution methods are also used. The Company uses broker and distributor arrangements for certain products. It also uses similar arrangements in less-developed market areas or in those market areas outside of its focus.