After being been on Campbell Soup’s board for almost 16 years, chairman and director Les C. Vinney is retiring.
On Thursday, the canned soup maker announced that Vinney has decided to step down due to “other personal commitments." Vinney, now 70, has been Campbell’s chairman since 2015. Previously, he served as chief executive of medical supply company STERIS Corp., and a chief financial officer at Goodrich Corp. prior to that. In his parting remarks, Vinney said it was a "honor to serve" as a director and as chairman of Campbell.
Vinney will be succeeded by Keith R. McLoughlin as chairman. McLoughlin, age 62, has been a Campbell's director since 2015, and was its interim president and chief executive from May 2018 to January.
The 50-day moving average for CPB moved above the 200-day moving average on February 22, 2024. This could be a long-term bullish signal for the stock as the stock shifts to an upward trend.
The RSI Indicator points to a transition from a downward trend to an upward trend -- in cases where CPB's RSI Indicator exited the oversold zone, of 26 resulted in an increase in price. Tickeron's analysis proposes that the odds of a continued upward trend are .
The Momentum Indicator moved above the 0 level on February 28, 2024. You may want to consider a long position or call options on CPB as a result. In of 103 past instances where the momentum indicator moved above 0, the stock continued to climb. The odds of a continued upward trend are .
The Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) for CPB just turned positive on February 29, 2024. Looking at past instances where CPB's MACD turned positive, the stock continued to rise in of 49 cases over the following month. The odds of a continued upward trend are .
Following a 3-day Advance, the price is estimated to grow further. Considering data from situations where CPB advanced for three days, in of 307 cases, the price rose further within the following month. The odds of a continued upward trend are .
CPB may jump back above the lower band and head toward the middle band. Traders may consider buying the stock or exploring call options.
The Aroon Indicator entered an Uptrend today. In of 204 cases where CPB Aroon's Indicator entered an Uptrend, the price rose further within the following month. The odds of a continued Uptrend are .
The Stochastic Oscillator has been in the overbought zone for 2 days. Expect a price pull-back in the near future.
CPB moved below its 50-day moving average on February 08, 2024 date and that indicates a change from an upward trend to a downward trend.
The 10-day moving average for CPB crossed bearishly below the 50-day moving average on February 14, 2024. This indicates that the trend has shifted lower and could be considered a sell signal. In of 19 past instances when the 10-day crossed below the 50-day, the stock continued to move higher over the following month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .
Following a 3-day decline, the stock is projected to fall further. Considering past instances where CPB declined for three days, the price rose further in of 62 cases within the following month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .
The Tickeron Valuation Rating of (best 1 - 100 worst) indicates that the company is slightly undervalued in the industry. This rating compares market capitalization estimated by our proprietary formula with the current market capitalization. This rating is based on the following metrics, as compared to industry averages: P/B Ratio (3.385) is normal, around the industry mean (8.268). P/E Ratio (16.152) is within average values for comparable stocks, (31.333). Projected Growth (PEG Ratio) (1.563) is also within normal values, averaging (2.702). Dividend Yield (0.035) settles around the average of (0.034) among similar stocks. P/S Ratio (1.378) is also within normal values, averaging (28.006).
The Tickeron Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating well-balanced risk and returns. The average Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for the industry is 78, placing this stock slightly better than average.
The Tickeron SMR rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating strong sales and a profitable business model. SMR (Sales, Margin, Return on Equity) rating is based on comparative analysis of weighted Sales, Income Margin and Return on Equity values compared against S&P 500 index constituents. The weighted SMR value is a proprietary formula developed by Tickeron and represents an overall profitability measure for a stock.
The Tickeron Price Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating fairly steady price growth. CPB’s price grows at a lower rate over the last 12 months as compared to S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron PE Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), pointing to worse than average earnings growth. The PE Growth rating is based on a comparative analysis of stock PE ratio increase over the last 12 months compared against S&P 500 index constituents.
The average fundamental analysis ratings, where 1 is best and 100 is worst, are as follows
a manufacturer of convenience food products, such as soups and sauces, pasta, broths, vegetable-beverages, cookies and biscuits
A.I.dvisor indicates that over the last year, CPB has been closely correlated with GIS. These tickers have moved in lockstep 71% of the time. This A.I.-generated data suggests there is a high statistical probability that if CPB jumps, then GIS could also see price increases.