Stock Showing Surging Activity: Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ)

Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) Belonging to the Consumer Staples sector which surged 1.76% and closed its last trading session at $43.9.

The company reported its last EPS on 6/30/2016 and is expected to report its next EPS on 10/26/2016. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $49.81.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 1.53. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The Stock had a 1.66 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.66 and 1.57 respectively.

Mondelez International, Inc. on 6/30/2016 reported its EPS as $0.44 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.4. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.04. This shows a surprise factor of 10%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Mondelez International, Inc. Earnings, with 17 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.44. Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.48 and $0.41 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.42.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Mondelez International, Inc. as $6.47 Billion in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 14 analysts. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 6.57 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 6.38 Billion. The company’s last year sales total was 6.85 Billion.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Mondelez International, Inc. is 4.8%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 8.7%. In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -4.25% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 11.32%.

The Company got Downgrade by Societe Generale on 28-Jul-16 from Buy to Hold.

Insider Trades for Mondelez International, Inc. show that the latest trade was made on 13 Sep 2016 where Peltz (Nelson), the Director completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 201075 shares were traded at a price of $42.62.

Over the period of 6 months, Insider Purchases show a total of 1 transaction in which 22000 shares were traded.

16 analysts projected Price Targets for Mondelez International, Inc. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $56. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $46 and the Mean Price Target is $49.81.

Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) has the market capitalization of $68.35 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $47.42 on Oct 22, 2015 and touched its 52-Week Low of $35.88 on Feb 8, 2016. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 11.8 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 26.7% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 19.1 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of -0.83 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 0.86 and ATR value of 0.75. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 1.43% and 1.76%.

Company profile:

Mondelez International, Inc. is a food and beverage company. The Company manufactures and markets packaged food products, including snacks, beverages, cheese, convenient meals and various packaged grocery products. Its brands include Oreo, Nabisco and LU biscuits; Milka and Cadbury chocolates; Trident gum; Jacobs and Maxwell House coffees; Philadelphia cream cheeses; Kraft cheeses, dinners and dressings; Oscar Mayer meats, and Tang powdered beverage. Its brands span various consumer sectors: Biscuits, Confectionery, Beverages, Cheese, Grocery and Convenient Meals. Mondelez International, Inc., formerly known as Kraft Foods Inc., is based in Deerfield, IL.