Whitewave Foods Company (The) (NYSE:WWAV) has received a short term rating of hold from experts at Zacks with a rank of 3. The stock has been rated an average of 1.28 by 20 Brokerage Firm. 16 Wall Street Firms have rated the stock as a strong buys. 2 stock experts have also suggested a buy rating. 2 Brokerage Firms have advised hold.
Other Equity analysts have also commented on the company shares. In a research note released to the investors, Wunderlich maintains its rating on Whitewave Foods Company (The) (NYSE:WWAV).The analysts at the brokerage house have a current rating of Hold on the shares. In a recent information released to the investors, Wunderlich raises the new price target from $39 per share to $42 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on May 18, 2016.
Whitewave Foods Company (The) (NYSE:WWAV): The mean estimate for the short term price target for Whitewave Foods Company (The) (NYSE:WWAV) stands at $50.56 according to 18 Analysts. The higher price target estimate for the stock has been calculated at $58 while the lower price target estimate is at $42.
Whitewave Foods Company (The) (NYSE:WWAV) rose 1.01% or 0.47 points on Tuesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $46.62 the stock was seen hitting $47.29 as a peak level and $46.525 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $47.1. The daily volume was measured at 1,387,600 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $52.527 and the 52-week low is $31.4. The company has a market cap of $8,333 million.
Shares of The WhiteWave Foods Company rose by 5.72% in the last five trading days and 5.39% for the last 4 weeks. The WhiteWave Foods Company is up 18.91% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 21.05%.
The WhiteWave Foods Company is a consumer packaged food and beverage company. The Company manufactures, markets, distributes and sells branded plant-based foods and beverages, coffee creamers and beverages, dairy products and organic produce across North America and Europe. Its segments include Americas Foods & Beverages, Americas Fresh Foods and Europe Foods & Beverages. It is engaged in the manufacturing, marketing, distribution and sale of plant-based beverages in China. In North America, it distributes the brands, including Silk and So Delicious plant-based foods and beverages; International Delight and LAND O LAKES coffee creamers and beverages; Horizon Organic dairy products, and Earthbound Farm organic salads, fruits and vegetables. Its plant-based foods and beverages brands in Europe include Alpro and Provamel. It sells its plant-based beverages in China under the Silk ZhiPuMoFang brand. In addition, it also offers the Vega brand, which includes plant-based nutrition products.