Beyond Meat Stock(BYND:NSD) Rated Underweight, $10 Target

Barclays Downgrades Beyond Meat to an Underweight rating and lowers the target price to $10 from $13 on the company’s stock.

Beyond Meat Rating

Barclays Downgrades Beyond Meat to an Underweight rating and lowers the target price to $10 from $13 on the company’s stock.

Beyond Meat (BYND:NSD) Stock Analysis

Beyond Meat stock, the average analyst target price for Beyond Meat is USD 15.63. Based on 13 analysts’ stock predictions. The average analyst recommendation for Beyond Meat is Under-perform. Beyond Meat stock analysis by Stock Target Advisor is Bearish. Based on 1 positive and 9 negative signals. The stock price of Beyond Meat was 12.72 USD at the most recent closing. The share price of Beyond Meat has moved by -5.43% in the last week, -12.22% in the last month, and -83.42% in the last year.

Analysts rate Beyond Meat Stock (BYND:NSD) with an Underperform rating and $19 target price

Barclays maintains the $13 Beyond Meat stock price target and rates it as Equal-Weight.

Based on the Beyond Meat Stock Forecast from 11 analysts, the average analyst target price for Beyond Meat Inc is USD 19.59 over the next 12 months. Beyond Meat Inc’s average analyst rating is Under-perform. Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of Beyond Meat Stock is Bearish, which is based on 1 positive signals and 9 negative signals. At the last closing, Beyond Meat Inc’s stock price was USD 13.35Beyond Meat Inc’s stock price has changed by -0.74% over the past week, -4.95% over the past month and -87.37% over the last year.

 

About Beyond Meat Inc. (BYND:NSD):

Beyond Meat, Inc. manufactures, markets, and sells plant-based meat products in the United States and internationally. The company sells a range of plant-based meat products across the platforms of beef, pork, and poultry. It sells its products through grocery, mass merchandiser, club store, convenience store and natural retailer channels, and direct-to-consumer, as well as various food-away-from-home channels, including restaurants, foodservice outlets, and schools. The company was formerly known as Savage River, Inc. and changed its name to Beyond Meat, Inc. in September 2018. Beyond Meat, Inc. was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in El Segundo, California.

 

What we like:

Superior Revenue Growth:

Beyond Meat stock has shown top quartile revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

 

What we don’t like:

Poor risk adjusted returns:

This company is delivering below median risk adjusted returns in its peers. Even if it is outperforming on returns , the returns are unpredictable. Proceed with caution.

High volatility:

The total returns for Beyond Meat stock are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.

Below median dividend returns:

The average income yield of Beyond Meat stock over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

Overpriced compared to earnings:

BYND stock price is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced compared to book value:

BYND stock price is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Highly leveraged:

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the stock forecast and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.

Negative cashflow:

Beyond Meat stock had negative total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Negative free cash flow:

Beyond Meat stock had negative total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Low Earnings Growth:

Beyond Meat stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

Scotiabank Downgrades Saputo Inc.(SAP:TSX) with a Sector Perform rating

Saputo Inc Stock Analysis:

Scotiabank Downgrades Saputo Inc. with a Sector Perform rating and lowers the target price to $37 from $40 on the company’s stock.

Based on the Saputo Inc stock forecasts from 8 analysts, the average analyst target price for Saputo Inc is CAD 34.23 over the next 12 months. Saputo Inc’s average analyst rating is Strong Buy. Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of Saputo Inc is Neutral, which is based on 7 positive signals and 8 negative signals. At the last closing, Saputo Inc’s stock price was CAD 32.93Saputo Inc’s stock price has changed by +0.21% over the past week, -0.24% over the past month and +2.71% over the last year.

About Saputo Inc (SAP:CA:TSX)

Saputo Inc. produces, markets, and distributes dairy products in Canada, the United States, Argentina, Australia, and the United Kingdom. The company offers cheeses, including mozzarella and cheddar; specialty cheeses, such as ricotta, provolone, blue, parmesan, goat cheese, feta, romano, and havarti; fine cheeses comprising brie and camembert; and other cheeses that include brick, colby, farmer, munster, monterey jack, fresh curd, and processed cheeses. It also provides fluid milk, yogurt, sour cream, cottage cheese, and ice cream mixes, as well as other dairy and non-dairy products, which comprise butter, cream and creamers, aerosol whipped toppings, whipping cream, dips, spread, oil, flavored coffee whitener, and iced coffee. In addition, the company offers dairy ingredients and nutritional products, including milk powder, casein, whey powder, lactose, lactoferrin, infant formula, and whey protein concentrates; and distributes fine imported cheese to specialty stores, as well as dairy and non-dairy products manufactured by third parties. It serves customers in the retail, foodservice, and industrial segments. The company sells its products under the Saputo, Alexis de Portneuf, Armstrong, Bari, Cogruet, DuVillage 1860, Kingsey, Shepherd Gourmet Dairy, Stella, Woolwich Goat Dairy, Cathedral City, Clover, Country Life, Davidstow, Frylight, Wensleydale Creamery, Vitalite, Sheese, Dairyland, Neilson, Nutrilait, Baxter, Scotsburn, Trutaste, Milk2Go/Lait’s Go, Joyya, Baileys, Heluva Good, CHEER, Cracker Barrel, Devondale, Fred Walker, Great Ocean Road, King Island Dairy, Liddells, Mersey Valley, Mil Lel, Murray Goulburn Ingredients, Warrnambool, South Cape, Sungold, Tasmanian Heritage, La Paulina, Molfino, Ricrem, Black Creek, Frigo Cheese Heads, Gardenia, Great Midwest, King’s Choice, Lugano, Montchevre, Organic Creamery, Salemville, Treasure Cave, DairyStar, and Friendship Dairies brands. Saputo Inc. was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.

What we like:

High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Low volatility

The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Low debt

The company is less leveraged than its peers ,, and is among the top quartile, which makes it more flexible. However, do check the news and look at its sector. Sometimes this is low because the company is not growing and has no growth potential.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

High Gross Profit to Asset Ratio

This stock is in the top quartile compared to its peers on Gross Profit to Asset Ratio. This is a popular measure among value investors for showing superior returns in the long run.

What we don’t like:

Poor risk adjusted returns

This company is delivering below median risk adjusted returns in its peers. Even if it is outperforming on returns , the returns are unpredictable. Proceed with caution.

Below median total returns

The company has under performed its peers on annual average total returns in the past 5 years.

Below median dividend returns

The company’s average income yield over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Low Earnings Growth

This stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

Analysts rate BRC Inc. (BRCC:NYE) with a Buy rating and a $15 target

Tigress Financial maintains the $19 BRCC stock price target and rates it as Buy.

Based on the BRC stock forecast from 8 analysts, the average analyst BRCC stock price target is USD 15.38 over the next 12 months. BRC Inc.’s average analyst rating is Buy. Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of BRCC stock forecast is Bearish, which is based on 1 positive signal and 6 negative signals. At the last closing, BRCC stock price was USD 7.71BRCC stock price has changed by -0.86% over the past week, -2.06% over the past month and +0.00% over the last year.

 

About BRC Inc. (BRCC:NYE):

BRC Inc., through its subsidiaries, purchases, roasts, and sells coffee, coffee accessories, and branded apparel. The company also produces media content; podcasts; and digital and print journals, as well as sells coffee brewing equipment, and outdoor and lifestyle gear. It supports active military, veterans, and first responders. The company offers its products through convenience, grocery, drug, and mass merchandise stores; outdoor, do it yourself, and lifestyle retailers; and company operated and franchised Black Rifle Coffee retail coffee shop locations, as well as through e-commerce. BRC Inc. was founded in 2014 and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah.

 

Most Recent Analyst Ratings for BRCC’s Stock:

Maintains Tigress Financial Buy USD 17 » USD 19 2022-08-23
Target Raised by Citigroup USD 11 2022-08-16
Target Lowered by D.A. Davidson USD 19 2022-08-16
Target Down Deutsche Bank Capital USD 12 2022-08-15
Maintains Truist Securities Hold USD 15 » USD 12 2022-08-12
Resumed Citigroup Neutral USD 10 2022-08-02
Target Lowered by Citigroup USD 13 » USD 10 2022-07-11
Initiated Tigress Financial Buy USD 17 2022-05-26
Target Lowered by Truist Securities USD 20 » USD 15 2022-05-13
Maintains Deutsche Bank Capital Hold USD 19 » USD 14 2022-05-13
Maintains Telsey Advisory Group Outperform USD 20 » USD 18 2022-05-13
Target Raised by D.A. Davidson USD 19 » USD 24 2022-04-20
Downgraded by Raymond James Outperform » Market Perform 2022-04-05
Initiated by Deutsche Bank Capital Hold USD 19 2022-03-31
Initiated by Guggenheim Securities Neutral 2022-03-28
Target Raised by Telsey Advisory Outperform USD 13 » USD 19 2022-03-14
Initiated by Truist Securities Hold USD 20 2022-03-07
Initiated by Raymond James Capital Outperform USD 21 2022-03-07
Initiated by William Blair Outperform 2022-03-07
Initiated by Citigroup Neutral USD 20 2022-03-01

 

What we like:

High Gross Profit to Asset Ratio:

BRCC stock is in the top quartile compared to its peers on Gross Profit to Asset Ratio. This is a popular measure among value investors for showing superior returns in the long run.

 

What we don’t like:

Low market capitalization:

BRCC stock is among the smaller entities in its sectors with below median market capitalization. That may make it less stable in the long run unless it has a unique technology or market which can help it grow or get acquired in future.

Overpriced compared to book value:

BRCC stock price is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Highly leveraged:

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the stock forecast and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.

Negative cashflow:

BRC stock had negative total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Negative free cash flow:

BRC stock had negative total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Low Dividend Growth:

BRCC stock has shown below median dividend growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

 

 

Bank of America Securities maintains General Mills Inc.(GIS:NYE) with a Neutral rating and raises the target price to $81

Bank of America Securities maintains General Mills Inc. with a Neutral rating and raises the target price to $81 from $74 on the company’s stock.

Based on the General Mills stock forecast from 10 analysts, the average analyst target price for General Mills Inc is USD 75.13 over the next 12 months. General Mills Inc’s average analyst rating is Buy . Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of General Mills Inc is Bullish , which is based on 10 positive signals and 4 negative signals. At the last closing, General Mills Inc’s stock price was USD 79.72General Mills Inc’s stock price has changed by +7.12% over the past week, +2.24% over the past month and +37.42% over the last year.

About General Mills Inc (GIS:NYE)

General Mills, Inc. manufactures and markets branded consumer foods worldwide. The company operates in five segments: North America Retail; Convenience Stores & Foodservice; Europe & Australia; Asia & Latin America; and Pet. It offers ready-to-eat cereals, refrigerated yogurt, soup, meal kits, refrigerated and frozen dough products, dessert and baking mixes, bakery flour, frozen pizza and pizza snacks, snack bars, fruit and salty snacks, ice cream, nutrition bars, wellness beverages, and savory and grain snacks, as well as various organic products, including frozen and shelf-stable vegetables. It also supplies branded and unbranded food products to the North American foodservice and commercial baking industries; and manufactures and markets pet food products, including dog and cat food. The company markets its products under the Annie’s, Betty Crocker, Bisquick, Blue Buffalo, Blue Basics, Blue Freedom, Bugles, Cascadian Farm, Cheerios, Chex, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Cocoa Puffs, Cookie Crisp, EPIC, Fiber One, Food Should Taste Good, Fruit by the Foot, Fruit Gushers, Fruit Roll-Ups, Gardetto’s, Go-Gurt, Gold Medal, Golden Grahams, Häagen-Dazs, Helpers, Jus-Rol, Kitano, Kix, Lärabar, Latina, Liberté, Lucky Charms, Muir Glen, Nature Valley, Oatmeal Crisp, Old El Paso, Oui, Pillsbury, Progresso, Raisin Nut Bran, Total, Totino’s, Trix, Wanchai Ferry, Wheaties, Wilderness, Yoki, and Yoplait trademarks. It sells its products directly, as well as through broker and distribution arrangements to grocery stores, mass merchandisers, membership stores, natural food chains, e-commerce retailers, commercial and noncommercial foodservice distributors and operators, restaurants, convenience stores, and pet specialty stores, as well as drug, dollar, and discount chains. The company operates 466 leased and 392 franchise ice cream parlors. General Mills, Inc. was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

What we like:

High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Low volatility

The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

Superior total returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual total returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

High dividend returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual dividend returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. This can be a good buy, especially if it is outperforming on total return basis , for investors seeking high income yields.

Superior return on equity

The company management has delivered better return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

What we don’t like:

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Low Earnings Growth

This stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.