Fulcrum Capital LLC Invests $216,000 in Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LW)

Fulcrum Capital LLC bought a new position in Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:LWFree Report) in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm bought 2,000 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock, valued at approximately $216,000.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the stock. VisionPoint Advisory Group LLC raised its holdings in Lamb Weston by 113.4% in the 3rd quarter. VisionPoint Advisory Group LLC now owns 303 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $28,000 after acquiring an additional 161 shares during the last quarter. Eagle Bay Advisors LLC bought a new stake in Lamb Weston in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $29,000. Clear Street Markets LLC grew its position in Lamb Weston by 92.5% in the 1st quarter. Clear Street Markets LLC now owns 283 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $30,000 after purchasing an additional 136 shares during the period. Missouri Trust & Investment Co bought a new stake in Lamb Weston in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $31,000. Finally, Parkside Financial Bank & Trust grew its position in Lamb Weston by 330.1% in the 1st quarter. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust now owns 628 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $37,000 after purchasing an additional 482 shares during the period. 85.77% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Lamb Weston Stock Performance

Lamb Weston stock opened at $102.40 on Monday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.95, a current ratio of 1.29 and a quick ratio of 0.57. Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. has a 1-year low of $81.25 and a 1-year high of $117.38. The firm has a market capitalization of $14.78 billion, a P/E ratio of 13.27, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.16 and a beta of 0.72. The company’s 50-day moving average is $103.94 and its 200 day moving average is $99.45.

Lamb Weston (NYSE:LWGet Free Report) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, January 4th. The specialty retailer reported $1.45 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.42 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $1.73 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.70 billion. Lamb Weston had a net margin of 17.71% and a return on equity of 63.19%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 35.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.28 EPS. Research analysts forecast that Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. will post 5.94 EPS for the current year.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

A number of brokerages have recently issued reports on LW. Citigroup began coverage on shares of Lamb Weston in a research report on Thursday, February 1st. They set a “buy” rating and a $132.00 price objective for the company. StockNews.com downgraded shares of Lamb Weston from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, January 5th. Wells Fargo & Company started coverage on shares of Lamb Weston in a report on Tuesday, December 12th. They issued an “overweight” rating and a $120.00 target price for the company. Stifel Nicolaus upped their target price on shares of Lamb Weston from $115.00 to $130.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, January 5th. Finally, BNP Paribas started coverage on shares of Lamb Weston in a report on Monday, March 11th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $128.00 target price for the company. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Based on data from MarketBeat, the stock currently has a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus price target of $127.20.

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Lamb Weston Company Profile

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Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc produces, distributes, and markets frozen potato products worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Global, Foodservice, Retail, and Other. It offers frozen potatoes, commercial ingredients, and appetizers under the Lamb Weston brand, as well as under various customer labels.

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