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How to buy John BSanfilippo-and-Son (JBSS) stocks in Canada

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John BSanfilippo-and-Son is a packaged foods business based in the US. John BSanfilippo-and-Son stocks (JBSS.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $88.15 – a decrease of 1.46% over the previous week. John BSanfilippo-and-Son employs 1,300 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $874.5 million.

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How has Coronavirus impacted John BSanfilippo-and-Son's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, John BSanfilippo-and-Son's stock price has had significant positive movement.

Its last market close was $86.6, which is 8.57% up on its pre-crash value of $79.18 and 30.52% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $66.35.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of John BSanfilippo-and-Son stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $929.67 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $1,066.91.

John BSanfilippo-and-Son stock price (NASDAQ:JBSS)

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John BSanfilippo-and-Son shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Latest market close$86.60
52-week range$73.54 - $92.61
50-day moving average $87.40
200-day moving average $87.89
Wall St. target price$107.00
PE ratio 15.535
Dividend yield $0.7 (0.79%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $5.72

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John BSanfilippo-and-Son price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $86.6 from 2022-01-18

1 week (2022-01-12) -1.46%
1 month (2021-12-17) -2.05%
3 months (2021-10-19) 4.17%
6 months (2021-07-19) -4.78%
1 year (2021-01-19) 9.51%
2 years (2020-01-17) -4.30%
3 years (2019-01-18) 36.92%
5 years (2017-01-19) 26.83%

Is John BSanfilippo-and-Son under- or over-valued?

Valuing John BSanfilippo-and-Son stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of John BSanfilippo-and-Son's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

John BSanfilippo-and-Son's P/E ratio

John BSanfilippo-and-Son's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 16x. In other words, John BSanfilippo-and-Son shares trade at around 16x 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.

John BSanfilippo-and-Son's EBITDA

John BSanfilippo-and-Son's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $103.7 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a John BSanfilippo-and-Son's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

John BSanfilippo-and-Son financials

Revenue TTM $874.5 million
Operating margin TTM 9.74%
Gross profit TTM $185 million
Return on assets TTM 13.24%
Return on equity TTM 29.32%
Profit margin 7.57%
Book value $19.89
Market capitalisation $1 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

John BSanfilippo-and-Son share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 86.16% of net profits

Recently John BSanfilippo-and-Son has paid out, on average, around 86.16% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 0.79% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), John BSanfilippo-and-Son shareholders could enjoy a 0.79% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In John BSanfilippo-and-Son's case, that would currently equate to about $0.7 per share.

John BSanfilippo-and-Son's payout ratio would broadly be considered high, and as such this stock could appeal to those looking to generate an income. Bear in mind however that companies should normally also look to re-invest a decent amount of net profits to ensure future growth.

John BSanfilippo-and-Son's most recent dividend payout was on 24 August 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 8 August 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

John BSanfilippo-and-Son share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, John BSanfilippo-and-Son's shares have ranged in value from as little as $73.54 up to $92.6068. 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 (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while John BSanfilippo-and-Son's is 0.1064. This would suggest that John BSanfilippo-and-Son's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

John BSanfilippo-and-Son overview

John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc. , through its subsidiary, JBSS Ventures, LLC, processes and distributes tree nuts and peanuts in the United States. The company offers raw and processed nuts, including almonds, pecans, peanuts, black walnuts, English walnuts, cashews, macadamia nuts, pistachios, pine nuts, Brazil nuts, and filberts in various styles and seasonings. It also offers peanut butter in various sizes and varieties; snack and trail mixes, salad toppings, snacks, snack bites, dried fruit, and chocolate and yogurt coated products; baking ingredients; bulk food products; sunflower kernels, pepitas, almond and cashew butter, candy and confections, corn snacks, chickpea snacks, sesame sticks, and other sesame snack products; and various toppings for ice cream and yogurt. In addition, the company operates a retail store. The company provides its products under the Fisher, Orchard Valley Harvest, Squirrel Brand, Southern Style Nuts, and Sunshine Country brands, as well as under various private brands.

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