Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) went down by -0.90% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $49.56 and move down -2.82%, while CPB stocks collected -1.03% of loss with the last five trading sessions. The Wall Street Journal reported on 01/24/20 that Consumer Giants Are Struggling to Slim Down

Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) Worth an Investment?

Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 31.36 times of increase in earnings at the present.

CPB Market Performance

CPB stocks went down by -1.03% for the week, with the monthly jump of 0.23% and a quarterly performance of 2.40%, while its annual performance rate touched 38.55%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -0.87% for CPB stocks with the simple moving average of 8.08% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for CPB stocks, with Jefferies repeating the rating for CPB shares by setting it to “Hold”. The predicted price for CPB socks in the upcoming period according to Jefferies is $84 based on the research report published on January 23, 2020.

Jefferies, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see CPB stock at the price of $84. The rating they have provided for CPB stocks is “Hold” according to the report published on January 22, 2020.

Deutsche Bank gave “Hold” rating to CPB stocks, setting the target price at $50 in the report published on December 12, 2019.

CPB Stocks -0.45% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought CPB to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Campbell Soup Company was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -2.74% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 1.41%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 1.27%, while the shares surge at the distance of +0.37% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -0.56% lower at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, CPB went down by -1.03%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +27.14% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $48.63. In addition, Campbell Soup Company saw -2.47% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.

CPB Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Campbell Soup Company (CPB), starting from Ciongoli Adam G., who sold 16,096 shares at the price of $47.16 back on Sep 30. After this action, Rushing now owns 70,984 shares of Campbell Soup Company, valued at $759,087 with the latest closing price.

Furbee Robert, the Senior Vice President of Campbell Soup Company, sold 6,000 shares at the value of $40.10 during a trade that took place back on Jun 28, which means that Furbee Robert is holding 15,015 shares at the value of $240,630 based on the most recent closing price.

CPB Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +14.70 for the present operating margin and +32.87 for gross margin. The net margin for Campbell Soup Company stands at +5.85. Total capital return value is set at 11.43, while invested capital returns managed to touch 5.40.

Based on Campbell Soup Company (CPB), the company’s capital structure generated 768.27 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 88.48. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 64.45 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 3.34 and long-term debt to capital is 643.97.

The value for Enterprise to Sales is 2.60 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.41. The receivables turnover for Campbell Soup Company is 11.93 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.59. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.58.