Green Mountain Coffee Roasters PT Raised to $125.00 at Williams Capital (GMCR)
Stock analysts at Williams Capital increased their target price on shares of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (NASDAQ:GMCR) from $106.00 to $125.00 in a report issued on Friday, AnalystRatings.NET reports. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Williams Capital’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 16.01% from the company’s current price.
Shares of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (NASDAQ:GMCR) traded up 5.53% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $107.75. The stock had a trading volume of 14,023,327 shares. Green Mountain Coffee Roasters has a 52 week low of $42.25 and a 52 week high of $113.23. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $79.90 and its 200-day moving average is $74.96. The company has a market cap of $16.058 billion and a P/E ratio of 32.31. Green Mountain Coffee Roasters also was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Wednesday. Stock traders acquired 46,917 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 272% compared to the typical volume of 12,597 call options.
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (NASDAQ:GMCR) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, February 5th. The company reported $0.96 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $0.90 by $0.06. The company had revenue of $1.39 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.40 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.76 earnings per share. Green Mountain Coffee Roasters’s revenue was up 3.6% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that Green Mountain Coffee Roasters will post $3.80 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, May 2nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 4th will be given a dividend of 0.25 per share. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, April 2nd.
Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Imperial Capital raised their price target on shares of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters from $100.00 to $130.00 in a research note to investors on Thursday. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Canaccord Genuity raised their price target on shares of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters from $95.00 to $117.00 in a research note to investors on Thursday. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Stifel Nicolaus upgraded shares of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note to investors on Thursday. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and thirteen have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $98.15.
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc (NASDAQ:GMCR) is engaged in the specialty coffee and coffee maker businesses.
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