McCormick & Company Incorporated(NYSE:MKC) announced the earnings results for Fiscal Year 2017 and Q1. The results came in during Pre-Market on Mar 28, 2017. Based on the corporate Earnings and Guidance, many Investment Banking firms balance their portfolio to Sell and Buy Stocks based on their strategy of investing in stocks.Earnings per share were $0.76.
In a different note, Deutsche Bank said it Initiates Coverage On McCormick & Company Incorporated, according to a research note issued on Feb 15, 2017. The shares have been rated ‘Hold’ by the firm.
McCormick & Company Incorporated (MKC) shares turned negative on Fridays trading session with the shares closing down -0.21 points or -0.21% at a volume of 5,27,134. The pessimistic mood was evident in the company shares which never went considerably beyond the level of $101.69. The peak price level was also seen at $101.69 while the days lowest was $100.91. Finally the shares closed at $101.01. The 52-week high of the shares is $107.84 while the 52-week low is $88.64. According to the latest information available, the market cap of the company is $12,646 M.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On Feb 2, 2017, Michael D Mangan (director) sold 5,000 shares at $95.09 per share price.Also, On Oct 13, 2016, Freeman A Iii Hrabowski (director) sold 2,000 shares at $94.13 per share price.On Jul 14, 2016, Gordon Mckenzie Jr Stetz (Executive Vice President & CFO) sold 38,900 shares at $105.17 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
McCormick & Company Incorporated manufactures markets and distributes spices seasoning mixes condiments and other flavorful products to the food industry. The Company has two business segments: consumer and industrial. Under the Consumer segment its brands in the Americas include McCormick Lawry’s and Club House. It also markets ethnic brands such as Zatarain’s Thai Kitchen and Simply Asia. In Europe the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) its brands include the Ducros Schwartz and Kamis brands of spices herbs and seasonings and a line of Vahine brand dessert items. In the Asia/Pacific region it markets products under the McCormick and DaQiao brands. In Australia it markets products under the McCormick brand. In India its majority-owned joint venture owns and trades under the Kohinoor brand. In the industrial business segment it offers seasoning blends spices and herbs condiments coating systems and compound flavors to food manufacturers and foodservice customers.