Central Garden & Pet Company (CENT): Price and Financial Metrics

Central Garden & Pet Company (CENT): $41.25

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CENT Stock Summary

  • CENT's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 859.81 -- higher than 96.88% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
  • Of note is the ratio of CENTRAL GARDEN & PET CO's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 86.97% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, CENT is more volatile than just 14.96% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to CENT, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are GIII, FBHS, HLNE, ALLE, and PSMT.
  • CENT's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit CENTRAL GARDEN & PET CO's official web site, go to www.central.com.

CENT Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Defensive stock, CENT's price/sales ratio is 36.84% lower, now standing at 0.6.
  • Over the past 243 months, CENT's price/earnings ratio has gone up 19.1.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CENT.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CENT 2023-01-18 0.6 1.6 14.2 13.0
CENT 2023-01-17 0.7 1.6 14.3 13.1
CENT 2023-01-13 0.7 1.6 14.3 13.1
CENT 2023-01-12 0.6 1.6 14.0 13.0
CENT 2023-01-11 0.6 1.6 13.9 12.9
CENT 2023-01-10 0.6 1.5 13.6 12.7

CENT Growth Metrics

    Its year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -58.21%.
  • Its 2 year price growth rate is now at 27.24%.
  • The 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 38.47%.
CENT's revenue has moved up $1,123,226,000 over the prior 49 months.

The table below shows CENT's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 3,338.588 -34.03 152.152
2022-06-30 3,370.273 -10.175 151.135
2022-03-31 3,391.97 98.939 151.901
2021-12-31 3,372.852 194.501 155.142
2021-09-30 3,303.684 250.844 151.746
2021-06-30 3,240.526 353.975 168.342

CENT Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CENT, see our CENT 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 $53.50 Average Broker Recommendation 1.4 (Strong Buy)

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CENT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $41.25 52-week high $49.09
Prev. close $41.27 52-week low $35.61
Day low $41.10 Volume 8,037
Day high $41.78 Avg. volume 26,521
50-day MA $39.52 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $41.36 Market Cap 2.23B

Central Garden & Pet Company (CENT) Company Bio

Central Garden & Pet Company is a marketer and producer of branded products for the lawn & garden and pet supplies markets. The company was founded in 1955 and is based in Walnut Creek, California.

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Latest CENT News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about CENTRAL GARDEN & PET CO that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate CENT as an investment opportunity.

The Makers of Cadet Brand Launch Line of New, Patent-Pending Bully Chews for Dogs

NEPTUNE CITY, N.J., January 25, 2023--Today, Cadet, a leading dog chew & treat brand in the Central Garden & Pet portfolio (Nasdaq: CENT) (Nasdaq: CENTA), is launching a unique line of all-natural, highly palatable, and digestible long-lasting chews called Bully Hide.

Yahoo | January 25, 2023

What Awaits Central Garden & Pet (CENT) in Q1 Earnings?

Central Garden & Pet's (CENT) first-quarter fiscal 2023 earnings results are likely to reflect softness in the Garden portfolio.

Yahoo | January 25, 2023

Central Garden & Pet to Announce Q1 Fiscal 2023 Financial Results

WALNUT CREEK, Calif., January 24, 2023--Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ: CENT) (NASDAQ: CENTA) ("Central"), a market leader in the Pet and Garden industries, will announce its financial results for its first quarter fiscal 2023 ended December 24, 2022, on Tuesday, January 31, 2023, after the close of trading. On that day, Central will hold a conference call at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time (1:30 p.m. Pacific Time), hosted by Tim Cofer, CEO, and Niko Lahanas, CFO, to discuss these results and to pr

Yahoo | January 24, 2023

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Yahoo | January 15, 2023

Are Options Traders Betting on a Big Move in Central Garden & Pet (CENT) Stock?

Investors need to pay close attention to Central Garden & Pet (CENT) stock based on the movements in the options market lately.

Yahoo | January 10, 2023

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CENT Price Returns

1-mo 10.15%
3-mo -0.79%
6-mo -4.18%
1-year -8.88%
3-year 28.07%
5-year 5.26%
YTD 10.15%
2022 -28.84%
2021 36.31%
2020 24.27%
2019 -9.81%
2018 -11.49%

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