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How to buy Landec Corporation (LNDC) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Landec Corporation stocks.

Landec Corporation is a packaged foods business based in the US. Landec Corporation stocks (LNDC.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $11.31 – the same closing value as a week prior. Landec Corporation employs 905 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $555.7 million.

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Landec Corporation stock price (NASDAQ:LNDC)

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Landec Corporation shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-05-20.
Latest market close$9.06
52-week range$7.65 - $12.88
50-day moving average $10.38
200-day moving average $10.36
Wall St. target price$15.00
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-2.17

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Is it a good time to buy Landec Corporation stock?

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Landec Corporation price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $9.06 from 2022-05-20

1 week (2022-05-17) -5.43%
1 month (2022-04-20) -14.37%
3 months (2022-02-24) -19.89%
6 months (2021-11-24) 0.22%
1 year (2021-05-24) -23.93%
2 years (2020-05-22) -10.39%
3 years (2019-05-23) 9.35
5 years (2017-05-23) 13.4

Is Landec Corporation under- or over-valued?

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

Landec Corporation's PEG ratio

Landec Corporation's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 4.3122. 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 Landec Corporation's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Landec Corporation's EBITDA

Landec Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $27.9 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Landec Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Landec Corporation financials

Revenue TTM $555.7 million
Operating margin TTM 1.72%
Gross profit TTM $81.5 million
Return on assets TTM 1.43%
Return on equity TTM -19.72%
Profit margin -11.45%
Book value $4.89
Market capitalisation $270.4 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Landec Corporation share dividends

We're not expecting Landec Corporation to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Landec Corporation share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Landec Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as $7.65 up to $12.88. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

LNDC.US volatility(beta: 1.18)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Landec Corporation's is 1.1799. This would suggest that Landec Corporation's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Landec Corporation overview

Landec Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, development, manufacture, and sale of differentiated health and wellness products for food and biomaterials markets. It operates through Curation Foods and Lifecore segments. The Curation Foods segment engages in processing, marketing, and selling of plant-based salads, and fresh-cut and whole processed vegetables primarily under the Eat Smart brand, O branded olive oils and wine vinegars, and Yucatan and Cabo Fresh guacamole and avocado food products, as well as various private labels to retail grocery chains, club stores, and food service operators; and sells BreatheWay packaging products. The Lifecore segment manufactures pharmaceutical-grade sodium hyaluronate (HA) in bulk form, as well as formulated and filled syringes and vials for injectable products to treat various medical conditions and procedures. It also provides product development services, including technology transfer, material component changes, analytical method and formulation development, pilot and stability studies, process validation, and production of materials for clinical studies to its partners for HA-based and non-HA based aseptically formulated and filled products. This segment sells its non-HA products for medical use primarily in the ophthalmic, orthopedic, and other markets. It operates in the United States, Canada, Belgium, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Ireland, and internationally.

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