CPB - Campbell Soup Company

NYSE - NYSE Delayed price. Currency in USD
37.77
-0.45 (-1.18%)
At close: 4:00PM EST
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Previous close38.22
Open38.10
Bid0.00 x 2200
Ask0.00 x 1800
Day's range37.49 - 38.10
52-week range32.63 - 50.66
Volume1,645,055
Avg. volume3,026,450
Market cap11.356B
Beta (3Y monthly)-0.18
PE ratio (TTM)64.02
EPS (TTM)0.59
Earnings date14 Feb 2019 - 18 Feb 2019
Forward dividend & yield1.40 (3.62%)
Ex-dividend date2018-10-11
1y target est37.33
Trade prices are not sourced from all markets
  • Financial Times4 days ago

    [$$] Old-school activism still produces results for Dan Loeb

    In the space of a few hours last week, the acid-tongued activist investor Dan Loeb walked away with two victories, showing how traditionally bruising proxy fights can still pay off — despite falling out of fashion recently. from Mr Loeb to split into three companies. Mr Loeb’s Third Point fund two board seats, plus other concessions, after he launched a public battle to overhaul its board, including legal threats against directors.

  • Billionaire's Battle With Campbell Soup Ends With Truce
    Motley Fool4 days ago

    Billionaire's Battle With Campbell Soup Ends With Truce

    Both sides settle for less than they wanted.

  • GIS vs. CPB: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?
    Zacks5 days ago

    GIS vs. CPB: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

    GIS vs. CPB: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

  • Barrons.com9 days ago

    Activists at Work: Campbell Soup

    Third Point owns 21,000,000 shares of the food-and-beverage company, or 7% of the outstanding stock. On Nov. 26, it revealed that it had entered a support agreement with Campbell that resulted in Third Point dropping its proxy contest at the Nov. 29 annual shareholders meeting. Campbell also agreed to expand its board to 14 seats from 12 and appoint two Third Point designees to fill those openings.

  • Barrons.com10 days ago

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  • Weaker-than-Expected Q2 2019 Results Dented J.M. Smucker Stock
    Market Realist10 days ago

    Weaker-than-Expected Q2 2019 Results Dented J.M. Smucker Stock

    On November 28, the J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) reported lower-than-expected earnings results for the second quarter of fiscal 2019, which ended on October 31. The company also lowered its full-year EPS outlook, which didn’t sit well with investors. SJM fell 7.2% following the soft second-quarter results.

  • Salesforce surges, Campbell Soup looks for CEO, Unilever may be a big winner
    Yahoo Finance11 days ago

    Salesforce surges, Campbell Soup looks for CEO, Unilever may be a big winner

    Salesforce, Campbell Soup, Unilever, GlaxoSmithKline, Apple and Google are the companies to watch.

  • What Wall Street Analysts Recommend for Kellogg Stock
    Market Realist11 days ago

    What Wall Street Analysts Recommend for Kellogg Stock

    Kellogg (K) stock trades at 14.3x its 2018 estimated EPS of $4.31 and 14.2x its 2019 estimated EPS of $4.32, both of which look unattractive based on the projected growth rates of 6.8% and 0.2%, respectively. Kellogg’s top-line growth is likely to slow down in 2019, as the company will annualize its RXBAR acquisition. Meanwhile, an unfavorable mix and pricing pressure could continue to hurt the company.

  • Financial Times11 days ago

    [$$] Lex Letter from New York: Soup opera

    Mr Loeb was first trying to sack the entire 12-person board at Campbell. with the company, in advance of Thursday’s annual general meeting, grants Third Point just two directors along with the chance to make two presentations to Campbell’s board, as well as meet a soon-to-be-appointed chief executive twice in the next year.

  • Does Recent Decline Make Kellogg Stock Attractive?
    Market Realist12 days ago

    Does Recent Decline Make Kellogg Stock Attractive?

    Kellogg stock (K) has fallen about 18% since mid-September as weak organic sales and sluggish margins didn’t sit well with investors. Most of the decline in Kellogg’s stock price followed the company’s soft third-quarter results. Adding to its woes, management lowered the full-year EPS growth guidance, citing an adverse mix, continued cost pressure, and increased interest expenses. On a YTD basis, Kellogg stock has fallen 9.5% and has underperformed the broader markets (SPY). The S&P 500 Index remained flat during the same period.

  • GlobeNewswire12 days ago

    The Klein Law Firm Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders of HAS, CPB, ADNT, OZK and FIT

    NEW YORK, Nov. 27, 2018 -- The Klein Law Firm announces that class action complaints have been filed on behalf of shareholders of the following companies. If you suffered a.

  • Can Strategies Aid General Mills Pare Weak Units & Cost Woes?
    Zacks12 days ago

    Can Strategies Aid General Mills Pare Weak Units & Cost Woes?

    General Mills (GIS) faces sluggishness in the North American Retail Unit. Also, high input costs are a worry.

  • Campbell Gains on Buyouts & Snacks Unit, U.S. Soup Sales Soft
    Zacks12 days ago

    Campbell Gains on Buyouts & Snacks Unit, U.S. Soup Sales Soft

    Campbell (CPB) is committed toward making buyouts and increasing focus on the fast-growing snacking category. However, soft U.S. sales and cost inflation pose concerns.

  • Financial Times13 days ago

    [$$] Soup wars: Campbell settles chunky beef with activist Loeb

    Two things to start: First, Dan Loeb may not have gotten everything he wanted from Campbell Soup (read on) but he did with United Technologies, which is about to split into three companies. Second, Marcus Schenck, who left Deutsche Bank earlier this year after missing out on the chief executive role and falling out over the bank’s direction, is joining Perella Weinberg Partners in Frankfurt.

  • GlobeNewswire13 days ago

    The Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Reminds Investors of Looming Deadline in the Class Action Lawsuit Against Campbell Soup Company (CPB)

    Law Offices of Howard G. Smith reminds investors of the October 9, 2018 deadline to file a lead plaintiff motion in the class action filed on behalf of investors that purchased Campbell Soup Company (“Campbell” or the “Company”) (NYSE: CPB) securities between August 31, 2017 and May 17, 2018, inclusive (the “Class Period”). Campbell investors have until November 27, 2018 to file a lead plaintiff motion.

  • 3 Takeaways From Campbell Soup’s Earnings
    Motley Fool13 days ago

    3 Takeaways From Campbell Soup’s Earnings

    For a change from recent quarters, the food specialist had some good news for investors in its first-quarter report.

  • Campbell Soup adding 2 board members after investor fight
    Associated Press13 days ago

    Campbell Soup adding 2 board members after investor fight

    Campbell Soup Co. said Monday that it will add two members to its board in a compromise with an activist investor. The new directors on the 14-member board are backed by Third Point, a New York investment firm that owns 7 percent of Campbell's shares. Third Point waged a months-long campaign against the 149-year-old company and its leadership, including three descendants of Campbell's founder who sit on the board.

  • Associated Press13 days ago

    General Motors, Newell and Twitter jump; Campbell Soup dips

    Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday: General Motors Co., up $1.72 to $37.65 The automaker said it will lay off up to 14,000 factory and white-collar workers and could close five plants. ...

  • GlobeNewswire13 days ago

    SHAREHOLDER ALERT: HAS CPB ADNT SFIX GOOG CWH OZK NKTR AQUA RBBN: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Reminds Investors of Important Class Action Deadlines

    NEW YORK, Nov. 26, 2018 -- The Law Offices of Vincent Wong announce that class actions have commenced on behalf of shareholders of the following companies. If you suffered a.

  • Barrons.com13 days ago

    Campbell Soup’s On. Now Dan Loeb Can Start to Unlock Value.

    Campbell Soup has averted a proxy fight with Dan Loeb, giving the activist investor two board seats and a say in picking the next CEO. That clears that way for changes that could reinvigorate growth.

  • Who Wins in This Campbell Soup-Loeb Compromise?
    Bloomberg13 days ago

    Who Wins in This Campbell Soup-Loeb Compromise?

    The struggling packaged-food giant announced Monday that it had arrived at an agreement with Dan Loeb’s firm, which had taken a stake in Campbell and was agitating for major change. Third Point also will weigh in on the selection of a new CEO for Campbell, which has been steered by an interim leader since Denise Morrison was pushed out earlier this year.

  • Barrons.com13 days ago

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  • Campbell Is Nearing Settlement With Activist Loeb
    Bloomberg13 days ago

    Campbell Is Nearing Settlement With Activist Loeb

    The agreement allows Loeb’s Third Point to appoint independent directors Sarah Hofstetter and Kurt Schmidt to the board and expands the board’s size to 14 from 12. Third Point has agreed to a 12-month standstill and “certain support commitments” and to dismiss its litigation, Campbell said in a joint statement Monday.

  • Campbell Soup Reaches Deal to End Proxy Fight With Activist Loeb
    Bloomberg13 days ago

    Campbell Soup Reaches Deal to End Proxy Fight With Activist Loeb

    The agreement allows Loeb’s Third Point to appoint independent directors Sarah Hofstetter and Kurt Schmidt to the board and expands the board’s size to 14 from 12. Third Point has agreed to a 12-month standstill and “certain support commitments” and to dismiss its litigation, Campbell said in a joint statement Monday.

  • Campbell Soup may be near a deal, GM to make big changes, Amazon rolls out RoboMaker
    Yahoo Finance13 days ago

    Campbell Soup may be near a deal, GM to make big changes, Amazon rolls out RoboMaker

    Campbell Soup, GM, Amazon, Logitech, Plantronics and Tesla are the companies to watch.