Russell Investments Group Ltd. Invests $122816000 in Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ)

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Finally, Suntrust Banks Inc. increased its stake in shares of Mondelez International by 1.6% in the third quarter. The difference between the estimated and actual earnings was $0.08 per share. The correct version of this news story can be accessed at The brokerage issued a hold rating and a $49.00 price target on the stock. The growth estimate for the next five years is 6.53 percent (per annum).

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 1.77 Percent, SMA50 of 2.88 Percent and SMA200 of 4.28 percent. Studies indicate that the stock prices of firms with significant positive earnings surprises show above-average performance, while those with negative surprises have below-average performance. The High end of the forecast is $1/share, while the Low end is $0.94/share. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Mondelez International will post $2.11 EPS for the current year. In the same quarter past year, the company posted EPS of $0.48. The stock has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $48.79. The company now has a consensus rating of Buy and an average target price of $47.21. (NYSE:PEP) might hit $115.14, however, the High Price Target and Low price Target are $120 and $102, respectively. Russell Investments Group Ltd. owned 0.18% of Mondelez International at the end of the most recent quarter. The company has the market capitalization of $15.24 Billion.

MDLZ stock's price is now -2.63% down from its 52-week high and +19.18% up from its 52-week low. The company has a 50-day moving average of $44.67 and a 200 day moving average of $43.50. The company's net profit margin has achieved the current level of 6.4 percent and possesses 39.1 percent gross margin. Stock exchanged hands with the total volume of 4.14 Million shares, as contrast to its average volume of 4.00 Million shares.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 2.6%. The company's Relative strength index is 67.76.

This news story was originally reported by Community Financial News and is owned by of Community Financial News. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) as "STRONG BUY", 11 rated as "BUY" and 6 issued a "HOLD" rating. (The Scale is from 1-5 where 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell). The mean PT is calculated considering the consensus of 17 analysts.

Only yesterday Mondelez International Inc (NDAQ:MDLZ) traded -0.04% lower at $45.13.

Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 70.74, a price to book ratio of 2.75, and a price to sales ratio of 1.45.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. It's now trading about -1.81% below its 52-week high.

Mondelez International, a food and beverage company. The company reported the earnings of $0.47/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.48/share. The Zacks Research consensus estimate before the earnings report was $0.49. The high end of the revenue guidance is $6.48 Billion and the low end is $6.32 Billion. Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 2,224,033 shares of the company's stock valued at $97,635,000 after buying an additional 11,923 shares in the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an overweight rating and issued a $44.19 price objective (up previously from $35.88) on shares of Mondelez International in a research note on Tuesday, September 6th. The stock recovered 20.41% since its low point and has performed 3.94% year-to-date.



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