Stock in the NEWS Limelight:: Hormel Foods Corporation, (NYSE: HRL)

On 02-12-2019 (Monday), Shares of Hormel Foods Corporation, (NYSE: HRL) displayed a change of 2.02 after which it closed the day’ session at $45.43. The volume amounted to 4056657 shares which compares with the average volume of 2.23M shares. Hormel Foods Corporation, a USA based Company, belongs to Consumer Goods sector and Meat Products industry. The shares of Hormel Foods Corporation was among the active stocks of the last trading sessions.

Performance Review:

To clear the blur picture shareholders will need to look a little deeper. The LiveRamp Holdings, Inc. has shown a weekly performance of 4.24% and monthly performance stands at 8.9%.

The stock has shown a quarterly performance of 4.51% and a half-year performance stands at 10.17%. Analyst recommendation for this stock stands at 4.33.

Technical Analysis:

The stock price moved with change of 0.1288 to its 50 Day low point and changed 0.0049 comparing to its 50 Day high point.

Profitability Ratios:

Looking into the profitability ratios of HRL stock, the investor will find its ROE, ROA, ROI standing at 17.4%, 12.5% and 15.4%, respectively. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 74.89.

Target Price HRL:

Target Price informs the investors, a stock survey at which a trader is willing to buy or sell a stock. Target pricing at which a trader projects that a buyer will buy a product. Analyst’s mean target price for the company is $40.18.


The stock price volatility remained at 1.46 in recent month and reaches at 2.65 for the week. The Average True Range (ATR) is also a measure of volatility is currently sitting at 0.66.

Simple Moving Averages HRL:

The moving average is easy to calculate and once plotted on a chart, is a powerful visual trend-spotting tool. In theory, there is an infinite number of simple moving averages but the most common are three SMA20, SMA50 and SMA200. SMA20 is the last stop on the bus for short-term traders. Its distance from 20-days simple moving average is 6.93% and its distance from 50-days simple moving average is 7.72% while it has a distance of 8.93% from the 200-days simple moving average.

Most Important details of Hormel Foods Corporation (EPS):

EPS in next five year years is expected to touch 12.1% while EPS growth in past 5 year was 12.1% along with sales growth of % in the last five years. EPS growth in next year is estimated to reach 10% while EPS growth estimate for this year is set at 10%.

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