On May 29, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Hormel Foods Corporation (HRL) to a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell) from a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold), primarily due to the turkey market challenges being faced by the company, at present.
Premium Food-Major Diversified company, Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM) reported better-than-expected second-quarter fiscal 2017 (ended Apr 30, 2017) results.
Hormel Foods' (HRL) second-quarter fiscal 2017 earnings missed estimates, as revenues declined year over year.
On May 24, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Conagra Brands, Inc. (CAG) to a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell) from a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold).
Church & Dwight (CHD) looks good on the back of its brand portfolio, strategies and first-quarter 2017 results.
Kimberly-Clark (KMB) has been gaining momentum and is well-positioned in the consumer product categories.
Newell (NWL) came up with better-than-expected first-quarter 2017 results.
Nu Skin (NUS) delivered positive earnings surprise in the first quarter of 2017.
Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) is set to report second-quarter fiscal 2017 results before the opening bell on May 8.
Energizer Holdings, Inc. (ENR) reported second-quarter fiscal 2017 results wherein adjusted earnings of 50 cents per share easily beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 34 cents and grew 67% year over year.
Reynolds (RAI) delivered lower-than-expected first-quarter 2017 results.
Sysco (SYY) is slated to report third-quarter fiscal 2017 results on May 8, before the market opens.
Church & Dwight (CHD) is slated to report first-quarter 2017 results on May 4, before the opening bell.
Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (PPC) is scheduled to report first-quarter 2017 on May 4.
Let's see what awaits the following Consumer Staples stocks that are queued up for earnings releases on May 2.
Hillenbrand Inc. (HI), a leader in the North American death care industry, is set to report second-quarter fiscal 2017 results on May 2.
Estee Lauder (EL) is slated to report third-quarter fiscal 2017 results on May 3.
Nu Skin (NUS) is all set to report first-quarter 2017 results on May 3, after the closing bell.
Consumer products giant Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) posted better-than-expected earnings in first-quarter 2017 owing to currency tailwinds. However, revenues lagged the Zacks Consensus Estimate. The company reiterated its earnings guidance for full year.