B&G Foods, Inc. B&G Foods, Inc. (BGS): Price and Financial Metrics

B&G Foods, Inc. B&G Foods, Inc. (BGS): $32.99

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  • Value is the dimension where BGS ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 79.4% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for BGS is in Growth, which has been heading down over the past 31 weeks.
  • BGS ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 0th percentile.

BGS Stock Summary

  • For BGS, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 92.2% of US equities we're observing.
  • The volatility of B&G Foods Inc's share price is greater than that of only 11.68% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • B&G Foods Inc's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is -10.93%, greater than the shareholder yield of merely 19.13% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to B&G Foods Inc are GTY, DAC, PBFX, GEO, and EPR.
  • BGS's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit B&G Foods Inc's official web site, go to www.bgfoods.com.

BGS Valuation Summary

  • BGS's price/sales ratio is 1.1; this is 26.67% lower than that of the median Consumer Defensive stock.
  • Over the past 171 months, BGS's price/sales ratio has gone up $0.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for BGS.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
BGS 2021-06-07 1.0 2.5 16.1 15.7
BGS 2018-03-07 1.1 2.1 8.5 16.1
BGS 2014-01-02 2.6 5.2 41.6 24.1
BGS 2012-04-16 2.0 4.5 21.1 15.6
BGS 2010-03-05 0.9 2.0 26.3 11.0
BGS 2009-12-31 0.9 1.9 29.0 9.9

BGS Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of BGS, see our BGS price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $28.25 Average Broker Recommendation 2.06 (Hold)

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BGS Price/Volume Stats

Current price $32.99 52-week high $47.84
Prev. close $32.75 52-week low $22.30
Day low $32.70 Volume 1,021,600
Day high $33.29 Avg. volume 1,755,339
50-day MA $30.17 Dividend yield 5.76%
200-day MA $29.73 Market Cap 2.14B

B&G Foods, Inc. B&G Foods, Inc. (BGS) Company Bio

B&G Foods manufactures, sells, and distributes shelf-stable food and household products in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. The company was founded in 1996 and is based in Parsippany, New Jersey.

BGS Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$32.99$45.99 57%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for B&G Foods Inc. To summarize, we found that B&G Foods Inc ranked in the 65th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Moreover, under all the scenarios we modelled, the output consistently forecasted positive returns. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for BGS, they are:

  • 45% of the company's capital comes from equity, which is greater than just 12.4% of stocks in our cash flow based forecasting set.
  • B&G Foods Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 9%; for context, that number is higher than only 16.19% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • Relative to other stocks in its sector (Consumer Defensive), B&G Foods Inc has a reliance on debt greater than 93.59% of them.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

KHC, ABEV, TAL, MENB, and NTCO can be thought of as valuation peers to BGS, in the sense that they are in the Consumer Defensive sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.

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Latest BGS News From Around the Web

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B&G Foods (BGS) Up 17.4% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

B&G Foods (BGS) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

Yahoo | June 10, 2021

Why B&G Foods Stock Was Sliding Today

One day after B&G Foods (NYSE: BGS) popped on a broader short squeeze in consumer stocks led by meme stocks like AMC Entertainment Holdings, many of those stocks, including B&G, were giving back some of those gains today. On unusually high volume yesterday, B&G gained 13%, a sharp jump for a sleepy packaged foods stock on no news. Today, however, many of those stocks were fading, with shares of AMC and others down double digits as some traders seemed to pocket profits.

Yahoo | June 3, 2021

B&G Foods (BGS) Stock Jumps 13%: Will It Continue to Soar?

B&G Foods (BGS) was a big mover last session on higher-than-average trading volume. The latest trend in earnings estimate revisions might not help the stock continue moving higher in the near term.

Yahoo | June 3, 2021

Why B&G Foods Stock Jumped Today

A security breach at a major food company appears to be boosting food stocks like B&G Foods today.

The Motley Fool | June 2, 2021

B&G Foods: Return On Capital Employed Insights

B&G Foods: Return On Capital Employed Insights Looking at Q1, B&G Foods (NYSE: BGS ) earned $61.98 million, a 43.12% increase from the preceding quarter. B&G Foods's sales decreased to $505.13 million, a 1.0% B&G Foods: Return On Capital Employed Insights Looking at Q1, B&G Foods (NYSE: BGS ) earned $61.98 million, a 43.12% increase from the preceding quarter. B&G Foods's sales decreased to $505.13 million, a 1.0% change since Q4. In Q4, B&G Foods earned $43.31 million, whereas sales reached $510.24 million. Why ROCE … Full story available on Benzinga.com

Benzinga | June 1, 2021

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BGS Price Returns

1-mo 9.89%
3-mo 4.72%
6-mo 15.82%
1-year 51.82%
3-year 39.42%
5-year 1.50%
YTD 20.73%
2020 67.73%
2019 -31.93%
2018 -12.20%
2017 -15.46%
2016 30.23%

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