CAMPBELL SOUP CO's gross profit margin for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2015 has decreased when compared to the same period a year ago. Sales and net income have dropped, underperforming the average competitor within its industry.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has increased by 7.37% from the same quarter last year.
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|Income Statement||Q2 FY15||Q2 FY14|
|Net Sales ($mil)||2234.0||2281.0|
|Net Income ($mil)||207.0||325.0|
|Balance Sheet||Q2 FY15||Q2 FY14|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||0.0||293.0|
|Total Assets ($mil)||7903.0||8119.0|
|Total Debt ($mil)||2253.0||4205.0|
|Profitability||Q2 FY15||Q2 FY14|
|Gross Profit Margin||35.9||38.93|
|Return on Assets||9.64||6.4|
|Return on Equity||50.33||49.78|
|Debt||Q2 FY15||Q2 FY14|
|Share Data||Q2 FY15||Q2 FY14|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||313.0||312.0|
|Div / share||0.31||0.31|
|Book value / share||4.84||4.52|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||1803801.0||1126078.0|
BUY. The current P/E ratio indicates a significant discount compared to an average of 32.05 for the Food Products industry and a value on par with the S&P 500 average of 19.92. For additional comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 9.61 indicates a significant premium versus the S&P 500 average of 2.81 and a significant premium versus the industry average of 6.12. The current price-to-sales ratio is similar to the S&P 500 average, but it is below the industry average, indicating a discount. The valuation analysis reveals that, CAMPBELL SOUP CO seems to be trading at a discount to investment alternatives within the industry.
|CPB 19.28||Peers 32.05||CPB 13.00||Peers 16.64|
Discount. A lower P/E ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower growth expectations.
CPB is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Discount. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
CPB is trading at a discount to its peers.
|CPB 18.74||Peers 20.24||CPB 22.68||Peers 2.13|
Average. An average price-to-projected earnings ratio can signify an industry neutral stock price and average future growth expectations.
CPB is trading at a valuation on par with its peers.
Premium. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.
CPB trades at a significant premium to its peers.
|CPB 9.61||Peers 6.12||CPB 9.54||Peers -37.49|
Premium. A higher price-to-book ratio makes a stock less attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
CPB is trading at a significant premium to its peers.
Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
CPB is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
|CPB 1.75||Peers 1.78||CPB 2.21||Peers 2.90|
Average. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.
CPB is trading at a valuation on par with its industry on this measurement.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.
CPB trails its peers on the basis of sales growth
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