Calavo Growers, Inc. (CVGW): Price and Financial Metrics

Calavo Growers, Inc. (CVGW): $44.85

-0.39 (-0.86%)

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  • Stability is the dimension where CVGW ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 59.22% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for CVGW is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 179 days.
  • CVGW's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 0.74% of US stocks).

CVGW Stock Summary

  • Calavo Growers Inc's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 92.06% of US listed stocks.
  • Price to trailing twelve month operating cash flow for CVGW is currently 237.89, higher than 97.93% of US stocks with positive operating cash flow.
  • CVGW's price/sales ratio is 0.6; that's higher than the P/S ratio of merely 13.87% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Calavo Growers Inc are PROV, SUNW, HUBG, FC, and IMXI.
  • CVGW's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Calavo Growers Inc's official web site, go to

CVGW Valuation Summary

  • CVGW's price/earnings ratio is 174.7; this is 671.3% higher than that of the median Consumer Defensive stock.
  • Over the past 233 months, CVGW's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.4.
  • Over the past 233 months, CVGW's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 124.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CVGW.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CVGW 2021-09-03 0.8 3.0 174.7 120.6
CVGW 2021-09-02 0.8 3.0 174.7 120.6
CVGW 2021-09-01 0.8 3.0 175.9 121.3
CVGW 2021-08-31 0.8 3.1 176.2 121.5
CVGW 2021-08-30 0.8 3.0 175.3 121.0
CVGW 2021-08-27 0.8 3.1 179.3 123.4

CVGW Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -71.25%.
  • Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 8.1%.
  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -60.64%.
Over the past 15 months, CVGW's revenue has gone up $49,973,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 1,109.344 2.795 -21.138
2021-09-30 1,055.83 13.572 -11.818
2021-06-30 1,016.837 20.918 7.364
2021-03-31 1,002.254 42.323 4.709
2020-12-31 1,006.599 48.564 -7.41
2020-09-30 1,059.371 28.878 -13.625

CVGW's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • CVGW has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 25.02% of graded US stocks.
  • CVGW's asset turnover comes in at 2.248 -- ranking 1st of 16 Agriculture stocks.
  • SISI, FDP, and RKDA are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CVGW.

The table below shows CVGW's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-07-31 2.248 0.068 0.066
2021-04-30 2.243 0.092 0.019
2021-01-31 2.251 0.091 -0.020
2020-10-31 2.336 0.085 -0.041
2020-07-31 2.518 0.084 -0.047
2020-04-30 2.756 0.082 0.045

CVGW Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CVGW, see our CVGW 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 $66.75 Average Broker Recommendation 1.9 (Hold)

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CVGW Price/Volume Stats

Current price $44.85 52-week high $50.34
Prev. close $45.24 52-week low $28.76
Day low $43.91 Volume 109,040
Day high $45.50 Avg. volume 111,584
50-day MA $41.89 Dividend yield 2.54%
200-day MA $39.88 Market Cap 795.73M

Calavo Growers, Inc. (CVGW) Company Bio

Calavo Growers markets, and distributes avocados, prepared avocados, and other perishable foods to food distributors, produce wholesalers, supermarkets, convenience stores, and restaurants worldwide. The company was founded in 1924 and is based in Santa Paula, California.

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Yahoo | February 18, 2022

Calavo Growers to Report First Quarter Financial Results

SANTA PAULA, Calif., Feb. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Calavo Growers, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: CVGW), a global leader in the avocado and value-added fresh food industries, today announced that it will release financial results for the first quarter ended January 31, 2022 after the market closes on Wednesday, March 9. A conference call and audio webcast with analysts and investors will be held that afternoon at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time/2:00 p.m. Pacific Time to discuss the results and answer questions. Li

Yahoo | February 14, 2022

Hollister Named Chairman of Calavo Growers, Inc.

SANTA PAULA, Calif., Feb. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Calavo Growers, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: CVGW), a global avocado-industry leader and provider of value-added fresh food, today named Steven Hollister as Chairman of the Board of Directors effective immediately. Hollister served as Calavo’s Interim Chief Executive Officer from Sept. 8 to Jan. 31. As previously announced, Brian W. Kocher assumes the role of Calavo’s President and Chief Executive Officer today. J. Link Leavens

Yahoo | February 1, 2022

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Yahoo | January 19, 2022

Ridgewood Investments LLC Buys Vale SA, Activision Blizzard Inc, Calavo Growers Inc, Sells ...

Investment company Ridgewood Investments LLC (Current Portfolio) buys Vale SA, Activision Blizzard Inc, Calavo Growers Inc, FedEx Corp, Takeda Pharmaceutical Co, sells General Dynamics Corp, Merck Inc, Comcast Corp, U.S.

Yahoo | January 18, 2022

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CVGW Price Returns

1-mo 1.68%
3-mo 44.40%
6-mo 8.49%
1-year -5.21%
3-year -47.23%
5-year -31.22%
YTD 5.78%
2021 -37.21%
2020 -22.14%
2019 25.79%
2018 -12.66%
2017 39.30%

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