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

Calavo Growers, Inc. (CVGW): $26.91

-1.19 (-4.23%)

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  • CVGW scores best on the Growth dimension, with a Growth rank ahead of 53.29% of US stocks.
  • CVGW's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving down over the last 177 days.
  • CVGW ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 4th percentile.

CVGW Stock Summary

  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for CVGW is 5.27 -- better than 91.42% of US stocks.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -39.75%, CALAVO GROWERS INC's debt growth rate surpasses merely 7.21% of about US stocks.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, CALAVO GROWERS INC is reporting a growth rate of -98.65%; that's higher than merely 14.64% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to CALAVO GROWERS INC are SYPR, FNKO, TESS, BBSI, and SCHN.
  • Visit CVGW's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

CVGW Valuation Summary

  • CVGW's price/sales ratio is 0.4; this is 80% lower than that of the median Consumer Defensive stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, CVGW's price/earnings ratio has gone down 102.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CVGW.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CVGW 2023-03-24 0.4 2.2 -89.9 -3273.4
CVGW 2023-03-23 0.4 2.0 -83.6 -3076.9
CVGW 2023-03-22 0.4 2.0 -83.5 -3074.6
CVGW 2023-03-21 0.4 2.0 -81.4 -3006.5
CVGW 2023-03-20 0.4 1.9 -78.4 -2913.0
CVGW 2023-03-17 0.4 1.9 -76.7 -2860.4

CVGW Growth Metrics

    The 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at -194.72%.
  • Its 2 year price growth rate is now at -45.81%.
  • Its 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -360.13%.
CVGW's revenue has moved down $20,019,000 over the prior 33 months.

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
2022-09-30 1,191.073 50.233 -6.249
2022-06-30 1,220.924 43.36 -15.889
2022-03-31 1,163.941 24.481 -30.17
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

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 $26.91 52-week high $45.50
Prev. close $28.10 52-week low $22.64
Day low $26.90 Volume 171,100
Day high $28.49 Avg. volume 168,712
50-day MA $29.76 Dividend yield 1.47%
200-day MA $35.03 Market Cap 477.46M

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 | March 26, 2023

Insider Buying: The Calavo Growers, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVGW) CEO & President Just Bought 15% More Shares

Those following along with Calavo Growers, Inc. ( NASDAQ:CVGW ) will no doubt be intrigued by the recent purchase of...

Yahoo | March 25, 2023

It Might Not Be A Great Idea To Buy Calavo Growers, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVGW) For Its Next Dividend

Readers hoping to buy Calavo Growers, Inc. ( NASDAQ:CVGW ) for its dividend will need to make their move shortly, as...

Yahoo | March 18, 2023

Calavo Growers Declares Quarterly Dividend

SANTA PAULA, Calif., March 14, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Calavo Growers, Inc. (Nasdaq: CVGW), a global avocado-industry leader and provider of convenient, ready-to-eat fresh food, today announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.10 per share. The dividend will be paid on April 6, 2023, to Calavo Grower’s shareholders of record as of the close of business on March 24, 2023. About Calavo Growers, Inc.Calavo Growers, Inc. (Nasdaq: CVGW) is a gl

Yahoo | March 14, 2023

Farming Company Calavo Growers Goes Back To Its Longtime CEO - What's On The Cards?

Calavo Growers Inc (NASDAQ: CVGW) said Lee E. Cole is returning to lead the company as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Cole served as Calavo's President and CEO from 1999 until his retirement on Jan. 31, 2020. Cole has agreed to lead the company for three years with the goal of returning the company to a position of growth and shareholder value creation. Cole succeeds Brian W. Kocher, who has stepped down from his role. Cole served as a director of Calavo for 39 yea

Yahoo | March 13, 2023

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CVGW Price Returns

1-mo -16.27%
3-mo -8.10%
6-mo -14.21%
1-year -27.28%
3-year -48.73%
5-year -68.41%
YTD -8.10%
2022 -30.09%
2021 -37.21%
2020 -22.14%
2019 25.79%
2018 -12.66%

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