Central Garden & Pet Co Class A (CENTA) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds
News coverage about Central Garden & Pet Co Class A (NASDAQ:CENTA) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Central Garden & Pet Co Class A earned a news impact score of 0.11 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the company an impact score of 47.0985426393421 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
Central Garden & Pet Co Class A traded down $0.82, hitting $38.25, on Wednesday, according to MarketBeat Ratings. The company had a trading volume of 1,700 shares, compared to its average volume of 147,113. The firm has a market cap of $2.10 billion, a P/E ratio of 25.64 and a beta of 0.32. Central Garden & Pet Co Class A has a 12-month low of $32.20 and a 12-month high of $41.97. The company has a current ratio of 4.42, a quick ratio of 2.57 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.93.
Central Garden & Pet Co Class A (NASDAQ:CENTA) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 1st. The company reported $0.79 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.79. The company had revenue of $657.94 million during the quarter. Central Garden & Pet Co Class A had a return on equity of 14.69% and a net margin of 5.32%.
Central Garden & Pet Company, together with its subsidiaries, produces and distributes products for the lawn and garden, and pet supplies markets in the United States. It operates through two segments, Pet and Garden. The Pet segment supplies products for dogs and cats comprising edible bones, edible and non-edible chews, rawhide, dog and cat food and treats, toys, pet carriers, grooming supplies, and other accessories; and food, cages and habitats, toys, chews, and related accessories for birds, small animals, and specialty pets.
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