McCormick & Co. Inc. (MKC): Price and Financial Metrics

McCormick & Co. Inc. (MKC): $66.65

0.14 (-0.21%)

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MKC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $66.65 52-week high $94.39
Prev. close $66.79 52-week low $59.13
Day low $66.36 Volume 1,306,800
Day high $67.40 Avg. volume 1,610,446
50-day MA $65.34 Dividend yield 2.36%
200-day MA $79.33 Market Cap 17.88B

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  • Stability is the dimension where MKC ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 68.61% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for MKC is in Value, which has been heading up over the past 177 days.
  • MKC's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 16.58% of US stocks).

MKC Stock Summary

  • MKC has a market capitalization of $17,707,215,614 -- more than approximately 88.67% of US stocks.
  • MCCORMICK & CO INC's stock had its IPO on March 26, 1990, making it an older stock than 84.98% of US equities in our set.
  • Of note is the ratio of MCCORMICK & CO INC's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 80.88% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to MCCORMICK & CO INC are KMB, ANSS, EXC, GD, and USM.
  • Visit MKC's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

MKC Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Defensive stock, MKC's price/earnings ratio is 46.6% higher, now standing at 29.1.
  • MKC's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.9 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MKC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MKC 2023-11-30 2.6 3.4 29.1 22.7
MKC 2023-11-29 2.6 3.4 28.8 22.6
MKC 2023-11-28 2.6 3.5 29.1 22.8
MKC 2023-11-27 2.6 3.5 29.1 22.7
MKC 2023-11-24 2.7 3.5 29.8 23.2
MKC 2023-11-22 2.7 3.5 29.6 23.1

MKC Growth Metrics

    The year over year price growth rate now stands at 7.79%.
  • Its 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 230.79%.
  • Its 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 6.38%.
MKC's revenue has moved up $949,900,000 over the prior 52 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 6,350.5 651.5 644.2
2022-09-30 6,385.1 705.5 660.1
2022-06-30 6,338.9 754 648
2022-03-31 6,358.8 878.4 700.2
2021-12-31 6,317.9 828.3 703.1
2021-09-30 6,145.5 787.5 702.2

MKC'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.
  • MKC has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 53.35% of graded US stocks.
  • MKC's asset turnover comes in at 0.487 -- ranking 43rd of 58 Food Products stocks.
  • SAFM, LWAY, and RIBT are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with MKC.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-08-31 0.487 0.399 0.167
2021-05-31 0.498 0.405 0.172
2021-02-28 0.508 0.410 0.182
2020-11-30 0.509 0.411 0.186
2020-08-31 0.523 0.411 0.193
2020-05-31 0.519 0.409 0.190

MKC Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of MKC, see our MKC 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 $90.64 Average Broker Recommendation 2 (Hold)

McCormick & Co. Inc. (MKC) Company Bio

McCormick & Company is an American food company that manufactures, markets, and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments, and other flavoring products to retail outlets, food manufacturers, and foodservice businesses. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Latest MKC News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about MCCORMICK & CO INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MKC as an investment opportunity.

McCormick's (NYSE:MKC) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

McCormick & Company, Incorporated ( NYSE:MKC ) will increase its dividend on the 8th of January to $0.42, which is 7.7...

Yahoo | December 2, 2023

McCormick (MKC) Rewards Investors With 7.7% Dividend Hike

McCormick (MKC) continues to uphold its commitment to rewarding its shareholders, as evidenced by its latest dividend increase. The company hikes its dividend rate for the 38th time.

Yahoo | November 29, 2023

McCormick Announces Increase in Quarterly Dividend

The Board of Directors of McCormick & Company, Incorporated (NYSE:MKC) today declared an increase in the quarterly dividend from $0.39 to $0.42 per share on its common stocks, payable January 8, 2024 to shareholders of record December 29, 2023. This marks the 38th consecutive year that the Company has increased its quarterly dividend.

Yahoo | November 28, 2023

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Yahoo | November 28, 2023

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MKC Price Returns

1-mo 3.00%
3-mo -16.31%
6-mo -25.71%
1-year -19.43%
3-year -25.24%
5-year -3.82%
YTD -18.37%
2022 -12.65%
2021 2.67%
2020 14.29%
2019 23.65%
2018 39.01%

MKC Dividends

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