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How to buy JM Smucker Company stock
Learn how to easily invest in JM Smucker Company stock.
JM Smucker Company is a packaged foods business based in the US. JM Smucker Company shares (SJM) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. JM Smucker Company employs 6,700 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.
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What's in this guide?
- SJM shares summary
- Compare share dealing platforms
- Is SJM stock a buy or sell?
- Stock performance over time
- Is SJM suitable for ethical investing?
- Are SJM shares over-valued?
- JM Smucker Company's financials
- How volatile are SJM shares?
- Does JM Smucker Company pay a dividend?
- Have SJM shares ever split?
- Other common questions
JM Smucker Company stock price (NYSE: SJM)Use our graph to track the performance of SJM stocks over time.
JM Smucker Company shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$131.19|
|52-week range||$115.98 - $145.73|
|50-day moving average||$133.25|
|200-day moving average||$131.49|
|Wall St. target price||$131.20|
|Dividend yield||$3.96 (3.18%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$5.84|
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JM Smucker Company price performance over time
|1 week (2022-06-24)||1.79%|
|1 month (2022-05-31)||4.64%|
|3 months (2022-04-01)||-4.60%|
|6 months (2021-12-31)||-3.41%|
|1 year (2021-07-02)||1.16%|
|2 years (2020-07-02)||24.92%|
|3 years (2019-07-02)||11.58%|
|5 years (2017-06-30)||10.87%|
Is JM Smucker Company stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing JM Smucker Company stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of JM Smucker Company's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
JM Smucker Company's P/E ratio
JM Smucker Company's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 22x. In other words, JM Smucker Company shares trade at around 22x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
JM Smucker Company's PEG ratio
JM Smucker Company's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 4.55. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into JM Smucker Company's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
JM Smucker Company's EBITDA
JM Smucker Company's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $1.6 billion.
The EBITDA is a measure of a JM Smucker Company's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
JM Smucker Company financials
|Revenue TTM||$8 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||14.18%|
|Gross profit TTM||$2.7 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||4.38%|
|Return on equity TTM||7.77%|
|Market capitalisation||$13.4 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
JM Smucker Company's environmental, social and governance track record
Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like JM Smucker Company.
When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.
JM Smucker Company's total ESG risk score
Total ESG risk: 31.77
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and JM Smucker Company's overall score of 31.77 (as at 12/31/2018) is nothing to write home about – landing it in it in the 52nd percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like JM Smucker Company is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).
JM Smucker Company's environmental score
Environmental score: 17.73/100
JM Smucker Company's environmental score of 17.73 puts it squarely in the 8th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that JM Smucker Company is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
JM Smucker Company's social score
Social score: 15.35/100
JM Smucker Company's social score of 15.35 puts it squarely in the 8th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that JM Smucker Company is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.
JM Smucker Company's governance score
Governance score: 9.69/100
JM Smucker Company's governance score puts it squarely in the 8th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that JM Smucker Company is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
JM Smucker Company's controversy score
Controversy score: 2/5
ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. JM Smucker Company scored a 2 out of 5 for controversy – the second-highest score possible, reflecting that JM Smucker Company has, for the most part, managed to keep its nose clean.
Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary
|Total ESG score||31.77|
|Total ESG percentile||51.94|
|Environmental score percentile||8|
|Social score percentile||8|
|Governance score percentile||8|
|Level of controversy||2|
JM Smucker Company share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 44.54% of net profits
Recently JM Smucker Company has paid out, on average, around 44.54% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 3.18% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), JM Smucker Company shareholders could enjoy a 3.18% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In JM Smucker Company's case, that would currently equate to about $3.96 per share.
While JM Smucker Company's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that JM Smucker Company may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.
JM Smucker Company's most recent dividend payout was on 31 May 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 11 May 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have JM Smucker Company's shares ever split?
JM Smucker Company's shares were split on 2 June 2002. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your JM Smucker Company shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new INF% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for JM Smucker Company shares which in turn could have impacted JM Smucker Company's share price.
JM Smucker Company share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, JM Smucker Company's shares have ranged in value from as little as $115.9838 up to $145.7341. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while JM Smucker Company's is 0.2763. This would suggest that JM Smucker Company's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
JM Smucker Company overview
The J. M. Smucker Company manufactures and markets branded food and beverage products worldwide. It operates in three segments: U. S. Retail Pet Foods, U. S.
JM Smucker Company in the news
Smucker's (SJM) Pricing & Coffee Business Solid, Costs High
What Kind Of Investors Own Most Of The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE:SJM)?
The J.M. Smucker Co. Announces Updates to Its Board of Directors Leadership
Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of JM Smucker Company is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 4.469% of JM Smucker Company shares are held by insiders and 85.51% by institutions. How many people work for JM Smucker Company?
Latest data suggests 6,700 work at JM Smucker Company. When does the fiscal year end for JM Smucker Company?
JM Smucker Company's fiscal year ends in April. Where is JM Smucker Company based?
JM Smucker Company's address is: One Strawberry Lane, Orrville, OH, United States, 44667-0280 What is JM Smucker Company's ISIN number?
JM Smucker Company's international securities identification number is: US8326964058 What is JM Smucker Company's CUSIP number?
JM Smucker Company's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 832696108
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