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CENT
Stock ticker:
NASDAQ
AS OF
Jul 1 closing price
Price
$42.93
Change
+$0.51 (+1.20%)
Capitalization
2.25B

CENT Price Prediction, Central Garden & Pet Company AI Recommendations

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CENT in upward trend: price expected to rise as it breaks its lower Bollinger Band on June 16, 2022

CENT may jump back above the lower band and head toward the middle band. Traders may consider buying the stock or exploring call options. In 28 of 38 cases where CENT's price broke its lower Bollinger Band, its price rose further in the following month. The odds of a continued upward trend are 74%.

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Technical Analysis (Indicators)

Bullish Trend Analysis

The Momentum Indicator moved above the 0 level on June 30, 2022. You may want to consider a long position or call options on CENT as a result. In of 82 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 CENT just turned positive on July 01, 2022. Looking at past instances where CENT's MACD turned positive, the stock continued to rise in of 45 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 CENT advanced for three days, in of 310 cases, the price rose further within the following month. The odds of a continued upward trend are .

Bearish Trend Analysis

The Stochastic Oscillator may be shifting from an upward trend to a downward trend. In of 57 cases where CENT's Stochastic Oscillator exited the overbought zone, the price fell further within the following month. The odds of a continued downward trend are .

CENT moved below its 50-day moving average on June 08, 2022 date and that indicates a change from an upward trend to a downward trend.

The 10-day moving average for CENT crossed bearishly below the 50-day moving average on June 13, 2022. This indicates that the trend has shifted lower and could be considered a sell signal. In of 18 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 CENT 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 Aroon Indicator for CENT entered a downward trend on June 29, 2022. This could indicate a strong downward move is ahead for the stock. Traders may want to consider selling the stock or buying put options.

Fundamental Analysis (Ratings)

Fear & Greed

The Tickeron SMR rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating very 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 PE Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), pointing to outstanding 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 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 81, placing this stock slightly better than average.

The Tickeron Price Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating slightly worse than average price growth. CENT’s price grows at a lower rate over the last 12 months as compared to S&P 500 index constituents.

The Tickeron Valuation Rating of (best 1 - 100 worst) indicates that the company is slightly overvalued 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 (1.828) is normal, around the industry mean (6.931). P/E Ratio (15.552) is within average values for comparable stocks, (30.347). CENT's Projected Growth (PEG Ratio) (0.000) is very low in comparison to the industry average of (2.842). Dividend Yield (0.000) settles around the average of (0.035) among similar stocks. P/S Ratio (0.699) is also within normal values, averaging (27.128).

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CENT is expected to report earnings to rise 4.72% to $1.33 per share on August 03

Central Garden & Pet Company CENT Stock Earnings Reports
Q2'22
Est.
$1.33
Q1'22
Beat
by $0.07
Q4'21
Beat
by $0.15
Q3'21
Beat
by $0.18
Q2'21
Beat
by $0.36
The last earnings report on May 04 showed earnings per share of $1.27, beating the estimate of $1.20. With 87.82K shares outstanding, the current market capitalization sits at 2.25B.
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Notable companies

The most notable companies in this group are Mondelez International (NASDAQ:MDLZ), Kraft Heinz Company (The) (NASDAQ:KHC), General Mills (NYSE:GIS), Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB), Beyond Meat (NASDAQ:BYND).

Industry description

A specialty/candy manufacturer specializes in one or more of the following: chocolate, candies, pasta, condiments, seasonings, among other items. Hershey Company, McCormick & Company and J.M. Smucker Company are some of the major firms in this segment. Demand for this industry’s products comes from both institutions/restaurants as well as households.

Market Cap

The average market capitalization across the Food: Specialty/Candy Industry is 6.94B. The market cap for tickers in the group ranges from 22.7K to 325.76B. NSRGY holds the highest valuation in this group at 325.76B. The lowest valued company is BTHR at 22.7K.

High and low price notable news

The average weekly price growth across all stocks in the Food: Specialty/Candy Industry was -2%. For the same Industry, the average monthly price growth was -4%, and the average quarterly price growth was -2%. TCYMF experienced the highest price growth at 51%, while MTTCF experienced the biggest fall at -90%.

Volume

The average weekly volume growth across all stocks in the Food: Specialty/Candy Industry was -45%. For the same stocks of the Industry, the average monthly volume growth was -45% and the average quarterly volume growth was -86%

Fundamental Analysis Ratings

The average fundamental analysis ratings, where 1 is best and 100 is worst, are as follows

Valuation Rating: 50
P/E Growth Rating: 53
Price Growth Rating: 64
SMR Rating: 37
Profit Risk Rating: 81
Seasonality Score: 0 (-100 ... +100)
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General Information

a producer of products for the lawn & garden and pet supplies markets

Industry FoodSpecialtyCandy

Profile
Fundamentals
Details
Industry
Consumer Sundries
Address
1340 Treat Boulevard
Phone
+1 925 948-4000
Employees
7000
Web
https://www.central.com

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Correlation & Price change

A.I.dvisor indicates that over the last year, CENT has been closely correlated with CENTA. These tickers have moved in lockstep 96% of the time. This A.I.-generated data suggests there is a high statistical probability that if CENT jumps, then CENTA could also see price increases.

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NAME
Correlation
To CENT
1D Price
Change %
CENT100%
+1.20%
CENTA - CENT
96%
Closely correlated
+0.70%
BGS - CENT
44%
Loosely correlated
+1.60%
TWNK - CENT
43%
Loosely correlated
+1.46%
SENEA - CENT
42%
Loosely correlated
+1.73%
JBSS - CENT
41%
Loosely correlated
+1.49%
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