Analyst Activity – Buckingham Research Lowers Its Price Target On B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) to $36.00

Analyst Ratings For B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS)

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Today, Buckingham Research lowered its price target on B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) to $36.00 per share.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 11/16/2017-Berenberg Bank Upgrade from a “Hold ” rating to a ” Buy” rating.
  • 11/1/2017-Stephens Upgrade from a “Equal Weight ” rating to a ” Overweight” rating.
  • 8/7/2017-BMO Capital Markets Upgrade from a “Market Perform ” rating to a ” Outperform” rating.
  • 7/20/2017-Citigroup Upgrade from a “Neutral ” rating to a ” Buy” rating.

Dividend information for B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS)

B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) pays an annual dividend of $1.86 with a yield of 6.57% and an average dividend growth of 11.30% based on a 3 Year Average..

Dividend History for B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS)

  • On 2/27/2018 B&G Foods announced a quarterly dividend of $0.47 5.96% with an ex dividend date of 3/28/2018 which will be payable on 4/30/2018.
  • On 11/3/2017 B&G Foods announced a quarterly dividend of $0.47 5.54% with an ex dividend date of 12/28/2017 which will be payable on 1/30/2018.
  • On 8/2/2017 B&G Foods announced a quarterly dividend of $0.47 5.28% with an ex dividend date of 9/28/2017 which will be payable on 10/30/2017.
  • On 5/24/2017 B&G Foods announced a quarterly dividend of $0.47 4.59% with an ex dividend date of 6/28/2017 which will be payable on 7/31/2017.
  • On 2/22/2017 B&G Foods announced a quarterly dividend of $0.47 3.91% with an ex dividend date of 3/29/2017 which will be payable on 5/1/2017.
  • On 11/4/2016 B&G Foods announced a quarterly dividend of $0.47 4.47% with an ex dividend date of 12/28/2016 which will be payable on 1/30/2017.
  • On 8/3/2016 B&G Foods announced a quarterly dividend of $0.42 3.34% with an ex dividend date of 9/28/2016 which will be payable on 10/31/2016.

Recent Insider Trading Activity For B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS)
B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS) has insider ownership of 2.10% and institutional ownership of 97.55%.

  • On 9/7/2017 Bruce C Wacha, EVP, bought 325 with an average share price of $32.03 per share and the total transaction amounting to $10,409.75.
  • On 8/24/2017 Bruce C Wacha, EVP, bought 315 with an average share price of $31.79 per share and the total transaction amounting to $10,013.85.
  • On 5/19/2016 Scott E Lerner, EVP, sold 13,000 with an average share price of $42.79 per share and the total transaction amounting to $556,270.00.
  • On 5/11/2016 Alfred Poe, Director, sold 4,920 with an average share price of $43.55 per share and the total transaction amounting to $214,266.00.
  • On 5/10/2016 Thomas P Crimmins, CFO, bought 3,500 with an average share price of $43.61 per share and the total transaction amounting to $152,635.00.
  • On 11/18/2015 Michael A. Sands, EVP, sold 10,000 with an average share price of $35.67 per share and the total transaction amounting to $356,700.00.
  • On 3/12/2015 Vanessa E Maskal, EVP, sold 3,000 with an average share price of $28.21 per share and the total transaction amounting to $84,630.00.

Recent Trading Activity for B&G Foods (NYSE:BGS)
Shares of B&G Foods closed the previous trading session at 29.00 down -2.25 7.20% with 1320665 shares trading hands.

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