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Hormel Foods (HRL) Company Profile

Updated Jul 7, 2020
Hormel Foods has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Hormel Foods Corp.
Short Name:Hormel Foods
Trading Ticker Symbol:HRL
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:Austin, Minnesota
Primary Industry Sector:Consumer Non-Durables
Seconday Sub-sector:Meat Poultry and Fish
Main Business Areas: Low Volatility, Consumer Non-Durables, Meat Poultry and Fish, Consumer Defensive, Packaged Foods, Meat, Low Beta, Dividend Aristocrats, S&P 500, Food & Beverage
Dividend Payments:Dividend History
ETFs Holding:List of ETFs holding Hormel Foods stock

Market and Trading Information for Hormel Foods

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Hormel Foods as of writing:
Current Share Price:$48.15
Previous Year's Closing Price:$45.11
Percentage Price Change (YTD):6.74%
Market Cap:$25.95 billion
52-week Price Range:$39.01 - $51.53
Dividend Per Share:$0.89
EPS (TTM):1.7
Price-Earnings (Trailing):28.32
Price-Earnings (Forward):26.46

Company Profile and Business Description for Hormel Foods

Hormel Foods Corporation, incorporated on September 20, 1928, is engaged in the production of a range of meat and food products and the marketing of those products throughout the United States and internationally. The Company is a processor of branded and unbranded food products for retail, foodservice and fresh product customers. The Company operates through five segments: Grocery Products, Refrigerated Foods, Jennie-O Turkey Store (JOTS), Specialty Foods, and International & Other. The Company's Grocery Products segment is engaged in the processing, marketing and sale of shelf-stable food products sold for the retail market. The Grocery Products segment also includes the Company's MegaMex Foods, LLC (MegaMex) joint venture. The Company's Refrigerated Foods segment consists of the processing, marketing and sale of branded and unbranded pork, beef, chicken and turkey products for retail, foodservice and fresh product customers. The Company's JOTS segment consists of the processing, marketing and sale of branded and unbranded turkey products for retail, foodservice and fresh product customers. The Company's Specialty Foods segment consists of the packaging and sale of nutritional and private label shelf-stable products to industrial, retail and foodservice customers. The Company's International & Other segment includes Hormel Foods International Corporation (HFIC), which manufactures, markets and sells the Company's products internationally. The International & Other segment also includes the Company's international joint ventures.

The Company's meat products are sold fresh, frozen, cooked and canned. The Company offers its products under perishable, poultry, shelf-stable and miscellaneous categories. The perishable category includes fresh meats, frozen items, refrigerated meal solutions, sausages, hams, guacamole and bacon (excluding JOTS products). The poultry category is composed of JOTS products. The shelf-stable category includes canned luncheon meats, peanut butter, chilies, shelf-stable microwaveable meals, hash, stews, salsas, flour and corn tortillas, tortilla chips and other items that do not require refrigeration. The miscellaneous category consists of nutritional food products and supplements, sugar and sugar substitutes, dessert and drink mixes, and industrial gelatin products. Internationally, the Company markets its products through its subsidiary, HFIC.

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ETFs Holding Hormel Foods Stock

As of March 2020, the following exchange-traded funds (ETF) hold the Hormel Foods stocks in their respective portfolios. Below is a random list of only 10 ETFs in no particular order that have Hormel Foods stock holding. There are a total of 159 ETFs in records which are holding Hormel Foods stock in their portfolio. See Full List.

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ACWIiShares MSCI ACWI ETFThe iShares MSCI ACWI ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of large- and midcap global stocks, covering 85% of the developed and emerging markets capitalization. ...Full Details ...Candlestick Patterns.0.32%1596
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ACWViShares Edge MSCI Min Vol Global ETFThe iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol Global ETF tracks an index of large- and midcap global stocks selected and weighted to create a low volatility portfolio subject to constraints including sector exposure. ...Full Details0.2%426
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AMCAiShares Russell 1000 Pure US Revenue ETFThe iShares Russell 1000 Pure US Revenue ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of large- and midcap US stocks that generate a substantial portion of their revenue from domestic sales. ...Full Details0.15%409
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CATHGlobal X S&P 500 Catholic Values ETFThe Global X S&P 500 Catholic Values ETF tracks an index of US large-cap stocks selected from the S&P 500. The cap-weighted index omits companies from certain industries at odds with Catholic values. ...Full Details0.29%464
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DGROiShares Core Dividend Growth ETFThe iShares Core Dividend Growth ETF tracks an index of US stocks that are selected by dividends, dividend growth and payout ratio, then weighted by dividend dollars. ...Full Details0.08%449
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DIVBiShares US Dividend and Buyback ETFThe iShares US Dividend and Buyback ETF tracks an index of large-, mid-, and small-cap US stocks that have a history of dividend payments and/or share buybacks. ...Full Details0.25%354
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DLNWisdomTree US LargeCap Dividend ETFThe WisdomTree U.S. LargeCap Dividend Fund tracks a dividend-weighted index of the 300 largest US companies that pay regularly pay cash dividends. ...Full Details0.28%294
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DSIiShares MSCI KLD 400 Social ETFThe iShares MSCI KLD 400 Social ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of 400 companies deemed to have positive environmental, social and governance characteristics by MSCI. ...Full Details0.25%402
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DTDWisdomTree US Total Dividend ETFThe WisdomTree U.S. Total Dividend Fund tracks an index of U.S. companies selected and weighted based on the dollar amount of dividends paid. ...Full Details0.28%864
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EPSWisdomTree US Earnings 500 ETFThe WisdomTree U.S. Earnings 500 Fund tracks an earnings-weighted index of the 500 largest US companies that have generated positive earnings in the past calendar year. ...Full Details0.28%493
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Peer / Competitor Companies of Meat Poultry and Fish Sector

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▶ Beyond Meat (BYND): Beyond Meat, Inc., a food company, provides plant-based meats. It offers its products in the meat platforms of beef, pork, and poultry. The company sells its products to various customers in the retail and foodservice channels through brokers and distributors in the United States and internationally. The company was formerly known as Savage River, Inc. and changed its name to Beyond Meat, Inc. in Septe....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ BRF (BRFS): BRF S.A. focuses on raising, producing, and slaughtering poultry and pork for processing, production, and sale of fresh meat, processed products, pasta, sauce, mayonnaise, frozen vegetables, and soybe....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Cresud SACIF yA (CRESY): Cresud Sociedad Anonima Comercial, Inmobiliaria, Financiera y Agropecuaria, incorporated on February 19, 1937, is an agricultural company engaged in the production of basic agricultural commodities with presence in the agricultural ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

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▶ Pilgrim's Pride (PPC): Pilgrim's Pride Corporation engages in the production, processing, marketing, and distribution of fresh, frozen, and value-added chicken products in the United States, the United Kingdom, Europe, and ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Sanderson Farms (SAFM): Sanderson Farms, Inc., incorporated on October 31, 1978, is a poultry processing company. The Company is engaged in the production, processing, marketing and distribution of fresh and frozen chicken. In ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Seaboard (SEB): Seaboard Corporation, incorporated on July 24, 1946, is an agribusiness and transportation company. The Company is primarily engaged in pork production and processing, and ocean transportation. The Companys divisions include ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Tyson Foods (TSN): Tyson Foods, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a food company worldwide. It operates through four segments: Beef, Pork, Chicken, and Prepared Foods. The company processes live fed catt....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

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