Sidoti started coverage on shares of Bob Evans Farms in a report on Wednesday, August 23rd.
Bob Evans Farms, Inc.’s P/E ratio is 9.97 and the market value is 1.25B. It was reported on Aug, 28 by Barchart.com. Tortoise Invest Management Ltd Liability Corp invested in 475 shares or 0.01% of the stock. IAG’s SI was 4.28M shares in August as released by FINRA. The SI to Iamgold Corporation’s float is 0.93%. The same analysts are predicting that the company shares will trade to $76.75 within the next 12-18 months. (NASDAQ:CBPO) has declined 1.48% since August 29, 2016 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 38.65% the S&P500. (Bob Evans), launched on November 4, 1985, is a producer and distributor of refrigerated potato, pasta and vegetable-based side dishes, pork sausage, and a variety of refrigerated and frozen food items under the Bob Evans and Owens or Country Creek brand names.
The company is now up by 0.80% since yesterday’s close of $62.19. The Company’s food products are distributed to clients throughout the United States. Additionally, the Company manufactures and sells similar products to foodservice customers, restaurants and food sellers. With 305,200 avg volume, 4 days are for Bob Evans Farms Incorporated (NASDAQ:BOBE)’s short sellers to cover BOBE’s short positions. Therefore 50% are positive.
As of quarter end Goldman Sachs Group Inc had disposed of a total of 85,888 shares trimming its position 85.4%.
If investors are looking for a solid dividend stock with upside potential, Bob Evans Farms, Inc. Oppenheimer downgraded the stock to “Perform” rating in Wednesday, January 4 report. (NASDAQ:CBPO) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, June 12. Maxim Group boosted their price target on Bob Evans Farms from $65.00 to $74.00 and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Tuesday, May 2nd.
Among 7 analysts covering Bob Evans Farms (NASDAQ:BOBE), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. They set a buy rating and a $77.00 price target for the company. The rating was upgraded by Stephens to “Equal-Weight” on Thursday, December 3. The firm has “Underweight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Monday, February 6. Equities research analysts forecast that Bob Evans Farms, Inc. will post $2.17 EPS for the current year. BOBE’s profit will be $7.03 million for 44.78 P/E if the $0.35 EPS becomes a reality. The restaurant operator reported $0.61 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.42 by $0.19.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.86 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.15, from 0.86 in 2016Q3. The correct version of this piece can be read at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/08/26/great-west-life-assurance-co-can-acquires-702-shares-of-bob-evans-farms-inc-bobe.html. 25 funds opened positions while 69 raised stakes. Tower Llc (Trc) reported 7 shares. State Street Corp owns 522,281 shares. Apriem Advisors holds 0% in Bob Evans Farms Inc (NASDAQ:BOBE) or 300 shares. Miles Capital Inc. now owns 6,219 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $403,000 after buying an additional 17 shares during the last quarter. (NASDAQ:CBPO). Blackrock Group Limited accumulated 205,356 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Company insiders own 1.20% of the company’s stock. Bob Evans Farms now has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $73.77. The share last price represents downtick move of -14.10% in value from company’s 52-Week high price and shows 88.87% above change in value from its 52-Week low price. 1,612 were accumulated by Pnc Svcs Grp. 241,918 were accumulated by Jpmorgan Chase &. Fuller & Thaler Asset reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Bob Evans Farms Inc (NASDAQ:BOBE). Moreover, Old Mutual Invsts (Uk) Ltd has 0.01% invested in Bob Evans Farms Inc (NASDAQ:BOBE) for 11,407 shares.
When investors engage in short selling or “shorting a stock”, they actually borrow shares from an existing owner, sell the borrowed shares at market price, and take the cash. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has 657 shares. Six analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Therefore 36% are positive. Iamgold Corp had 34 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Note the stock price at publication ($63.92), since the technical rating is based on intraday stock prices. The stock of IAMGOLD Corp (USA) (NYSE:IAG) earned “Sector Performer” rating by IBC on Monday, June 27.