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Recent Research Analysts’ Ratings Changes for J & J Snack Foods (JJSF)

A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of J & J Snack Foods (NASDAQ: JJSF) recently:

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NASDAQ JJSF opened at $148.23 on Tuesday. The firm has a market cap of $2.77 billion, a P/E ratio of 35.21, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.24 and a beta of 0.55. J & J Snack Foods Corp has a 1 year low of $124.49 and a 1 year high of $159.05.

J & J Snack Foods (NASDAQ:JJSF) last posted its earnings results on Monday, July 30th. The company reported $1.39 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.51 by ($0.12). The business had revenue of $306.20 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $312.55 million. J & J Snack Foods had a net margin of 9.06% and a return on equity of 11.36%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 3.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.34 earnings per share. equities analysts anticipate that J & J Snack Foods Corp will post 4.58 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, October 4th. Investors of record on Friday, September 14th will be given a dividend of $0.45 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 13th. This represents a $1.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.21%. J & J Snack Foods’s dividend payout ratio is presently 42.76%.

In other J & J Snack Foods news, SVP Dennis G. Moore sold 5,250 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $145.14, for a total value of $761,985.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 80,877 shares in the company, valued at $11,738,487.78. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Insiders own 21.00% of the company’s stock.

Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the business. Comerica Bank raised its position in shares of J & J Snack Foods by 2.3% in the second quarter. Comerica Bank now owns 16,251 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,547,000 after acquiring an additional 368 shares during the period. Rhumbline Advisers increased its stake in shares of J & J Snack Foods by 0.9% during the second quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 41,383 shares of the company’s stock worth $6,310,000 after purchasing an additional 376 shares in the last quarter. Bahl & Gaynor Inc. increased its stake in shares of J & J Snack Foods by 3.4% during the first quarter. Bahl & Gaynor Inc. now owns 11,905 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,626,000 after purchasing an additional 395 shares in the last quarter. Strs Ohio increased its stake in shares of J & J Snack Foods by 4.8% during the second quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 8,800 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,341,000 after purchasing an additional 400 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Victory Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of J & J Snack Foods by 15.9% during the second quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 3,133 shares of the company’s stock worth $478,000 after purchasing an additional 430 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 69.72% of the company’s stock.

J&J Snack Foods Corp. manufactures nutritional snack foods and distributes frozen beverages to the food service and retail supermarket industries. It operates through the following segment: Food Service, Retail Supermarkets, and Frozen Beverages. The Food Service segment engages soft pretzels, frozen juice treats and desserts, churros, dough enrobed handheld products and baked goods.

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