Hormel Foods Corp. (HRL): Price and Financial Metrics

Hormel Foods Corp. (HRL): $45.24

-0.10 (-0.22%)

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  • Stability is the dimension where HRL ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 89.75% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for HRL is in Growth, which has been heading down over the past 177 days.
  • HRL ranks lowest in Growth; there it ranks in the 24th percentile.

HRL Stock Summary

  • HRL has a market capitalization of $24,774,872,956 -- more than approximately 90.96% of US stocks.
  • HORMEL FOODS CORP's stock had its IPO on January 2, 1990, making it an older stock than 89.53% of US equities in our set.
  • The volatility of HORMEL FOODS CORP's share price is greater than that of just 2.46% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to HORMEL FOODS CORP are K, IEX, CHD, ACGL, and J.
  • Visit HRL's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.hormelfoods.com.

HRL Valuation Summary

  • HRL's EV/EBIT ratio is 20.2; this is 0.5% higher than that of the median Consumer Defensive stock.
  • HRL's price/sales ratio has moved up 1.2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for HRL.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
HRL 2023-02-01 2 3.3 24.8 20.2
HRL 2023-01-31 2 3.3 24.8 20.2
HRL 2023-01-30 2 3.2 24.5 20.0
HRL 2023-01-27 2 3.3 24.5 20.0
HRL 2023-01-26 2 3.2 24.5 20.0
HRL 2023-01-25 2 3.2 24.5 20.0

HRL Growth Metrics

    The 2 year revenue growth rate now stands at 29.8%.
  • Its 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 3.7%.
  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 4.5%.
HRL's revenue has moved up $2,107,263,000 over the prior 15 months.

The table below shows HRL'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 12,458.81 1,134.977 999.987
2022-06-30 12,630.08 1,327.305 1,001.841
2022-03-31 12,459.34 1,217.786 959.843
2021-12-31 11,969.4 1,180.004 926.127
2021-09-30 11,386.19 1,001.934 908.839
2021-06-30 10,351.54 687.724 861.457

HRL'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.
  • HRL has a Quality Grade of D, ranking ahead of 15.62% of graded US stocks.
  • HRL's asset turnover comes in at 0.984 -- ranking 23rd of 59 Food Products stocks.
  • JJSF, FARM, and KHC are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with HRL.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-07-25 0.984 0.175 0.211
2021-04-25 1.003 0.183 0.262
2021-01-24 1.023 0.187 0.285
2020-10-25 1.062 0.190 0.307
2020-07-26 1.127 0.192 0.347
2020-04-26 1.172 0.195 0.375

HRL Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of HRL, see our HRL 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 $45.56 Average Broker Recommendation 2.04 (Hold)

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HRL Price/Volume Stats

Current price $45.24 52-week high $55.11
Prev. close $45.34 52-week low $44.08
Day low $44.65 Volume 1,369,900
Day high $45.50 Avg. volume 1,685,096
50-day MA $46.21 Dividend yield 2.43%
200-day MA $47.65 Market Cap 24.72B

Hormel Foods Corp. (HRL) Company Bio

Hormel Foods Corporation is an American food processing company founded in 1891 in Austin, Minnesota, by George A. Hormel as George A. Hormel & Company. The company originally focused on the packaging and selling of ham, sausage and other pork, chicken, beef and lamb products to consumers, adding Spam in 1937. By the 1980s, Hormel began offering a wider range of packaged and refrigerated foods. The company changed its name to Hormel Foods Corporation in 1993, and uses the Hormel brand on many of its products; the company's other brands include PlantersColumbus Craft Meats, Dinty Moore, Jennie-O, and Skippy. The company's products are available in 80 countries. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Latest HRL News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about HORMEL FOODS CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate HRL as an investment opportunity.

Target, 3M are top Minnesota companies on Fortune 'Most Admired' list

Twelve Minnesota companies made Fortune magazine’s list of the world’s most admired companies. Minneapolis-based Target Corp. and 3M once again scored the highest among Minnesota’s most admired.

Yahoo | February 2, 2023

Hormel Foods Named to Fortune's World's Most Admired Companies List

Hormel Foods Corporation, (NYSE: HRL), a Fortune 500 global branded food company, has been named one of the World's Most Admired Companies, by Fortune magazine.

Yahoo | February 1, 2023

Here's Why I Prefer Investing in Old Companies and You Should Too

If you're looking to reduce the unforced errors you make while investing, you'll appreciate the importance of owning old companies.

Yahoo | January 27, 2023

1 Under-the-Radar Growth Stock to Buy and Hold

Hormel Foods (NYSE: HRL) owns Spam, a meat product that is often the butt of jokes. Before you pass off Spam or the company that makes it as a joke, you need to read more about this Dividend King, its historically high yield, and admirable track record. It isn't nearly as prominent as peers like Kraft Heinz or General Mills, but don't let the company's under-the-radar status fool you.

Yahoo | January 26, 2023

We think Hormel Foods Corporation's (NYSE:HRL) CEO May Struggle To See Much Of A Pay Rise This Year

The anaemic share price growth at Hormel Foods Corporation ( NYSE:HRL ) over the past few years has probably not...

Yahoo | January 25, 2023

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HRL Price Returns

1-mo -2.99%
3-mo -3.19%
6-mo -8.21%
1-year -1.57%
3-year 2.77%
5-year 53.26%
YTD -0.09%
2022 -4.67%
2021 6.99%
2020 5.39%
2019 7.85%
2018 19.69%

HRL Dividends

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