The WhiteWave Foods Company (NYSE:WWAV) [Trend Analysis] has kept up with the changing appetite, stock rose around 7.01% in early session as it gain volume of 5.16 Million shares as compare to its average volume of 1760.83 shares and then traded at $44.57.
WhiteWave Foods Co. (WWAV) reported that its Q1 earnings of $42.6M. The Denver-based company said on a per-share basis it had profit of 24 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 28 cents per share. The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 14 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 26 cents per share. The maker of Horizon Organic milk and Silk beverages posted revenue of $1.04 billion in the period, also topping Street forecasts. Ten analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $1.02 billion. For the current quarter ending in July, WhiteWave expects its per-share earnings to range from 29 cents to 31 cents.
Moving toward the volatility measures, the price volatility of stock was 2.81% for a week and 2.19% for a month as well as price volatility’s Average True Range for 14 days was 1.14. The beta, which indicates risk in relegation to the market, remained 1.43. The firm past twelve months price to sales ratio was 2.03 and price to cash ratio remained 202.87. As far as the returns are concern, the return on equity was recorded as 14.60% and return on investment was 7.30%, while its return on asset stayed at 4.40%.
The liquidity measure in recent quarter results of company was recorded 1.00 as current ratio, on the other side the debt to equity ratio was 1.76. The Company has gross margin of 34.20% and profit margin was positive 4.40% in trailing twelve months.
The WhiteWave Foods Company (NYSE:WWAV) is ahead its 52 week low with 41.94%and going down from its 52 week high price with -15.15%. The company’s shares performance for the last one month was 14.90% and 9.29% in the previous week. The stock price of firm is moving up from its 20 days moving average with 10.40% and remote isolated positively from 50 days moving average with 11.17%.