J.M. Smucker Company (The) (NYSE:SJM) currently has an Average Broker Rating of 2.59. The ABR rank within the industry stands at 81. This number is based on the 14 sell-side firms polled by Zacks.
The ABR is provided by Zacks which simplfies analyst ratings into an integer based number. They use a one to five scale where they translate brokerage firm Buy/Sell/Hold recommendations into an average broker rating. A low number in the 1-2 range typically indicates a Buy, 3 represents a Hold and 4-5 represents a consensus Sell rating. Analysts on a consensus basis are expecting that the stock will reach $125.45 within the year.
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Most recently J.M. Smucker Company (The) (NYSE:SJM) posted quarterly earnings of $2.02 which compared to the sell-side estimates of 1.89. The stock’s 12-month trailing earnings per share stands at $7.33. Shares have moved $19.4 over the past month and more recently, $5.42 over the past week heading into the earnings announcement. There are 6 analyst projections that were taken into consideration from respected brokerage firms.
Research analysts are predicting that J.M. Smucker Company (The) (NYSE:SJM) will report earnings of $2.13 per share when the firm issues their next quarterly report. This is the consensus earnings per share number according to data from Zack’s Research.
J.M. Smucker Company (The) (NYSE:SJM) closed the last session at $119.39 and sees an average of 1327333.75 shares trade hands in each session. The 52-week low of the stock stands at $99.99 while the current level stands at 46.27% of the 52-week High-Low range. Looking further out we can see that the stock has moved 11.48% over the past 12 weeks and -6.77% year to date.
5 analysts rate J.M. Smucker Company (The) a Buy or Strong Buy, which is 35.71% of all the analyst ratings.
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