Campbell Soup Company (CPB)

49.75
0.40 0.80
NYSE
Prev Close 50.15
Open 50.39
Day Low/High 49.74 / 50.48
52 Wk Low/High 40.70 / 57.54
Volume 436.34K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 303.01B
Market Cap 15.01B
P/E Ratio 19.25
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Umm, Umm, Good!

Still working on Campbell Soup  earnings per share release. Will have an update tomorrow.  

Jim Cramer's Take on Campbell Soup's Latest Earnings

Jim Cramer's Take on Campbell Soup's Latest Earnings

Jim Cramer comments on why shares of Campbell Soup are rising on Tuesday.

Stocks Open at Record Highs; Dollar Tree Beats Earnings Estimates

Stocks Open at Record Highs; Dollar Tree Beats Earnings Estimates

U.S. stocks opened at fresh record highs on Tuesday, after the three major indices closed at record highs on Monday.

Sipping the Soup

My preliminary read on the Campbell Soup quarter: umm ummm good. More when I get back to the office.

What to Watch Tuesday: Dollar Tree Earnings, Existing Home Sales

What to Watch Tuesday: Dollar Tree Earnings, Existing Home Sales

On Tuesday, November 22, investors await quarterly earnings from Dollar Tree.

My Takeaways and Observations (2:30 p.m. Edition)

For now the run has been easy. But, from my perch, going forward it may not be as much fun, it wont be easy.    Changing leadership in a Trump world.    Trade of the Week -- shorted iShares Russell 2000 Index ETF at $131.50.    West Coast housing im...

Jim Cramer: Buy General Mills Over Campbell Soup

Jim Cramer: Buy General Mills Over Campbell Soup

Campbell Soup has been punished and the yield is not so great, so if you are in that aisle go for General Mills instead, says Jim Cramer.

Fed Vice Chair Fischer Remarks and Hewlett Packard Earnings Top Shortened Trading Week

Fed Vice Chair Fischer Remarks and Hewlett Packard Earnings Top Shortened Trading Week

During the shortened trading week of November 21, investors will be parsing remarks from Federal Reserve Vice Chair Stanley Fischer.

My Takeaways and Observations

Donald Trump may make illiquidity, volatility and uncertainty great again.    More "Penneys" from heaven, an analysis of the company's quarterly release.    Trade of the Week -- short Apple . Here and here.    I sold my retail long rentals for sick ...

My Takeaways and Observations

"Today I am asking myself ... Did the FANG names just peak the way iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology Index ETF IBB did in 2015 and Energy Select Sector SPDR ETFXLE did in 2014? The S&P 500 Index kept rising, but those two groups were done!"  -- Kass Diar...

Cramer: Food Companies Are Ripe for Acquisitions

Cramer: Food Companies Are Ripe for Acquisitions

A deal to buy General Mills makes a lot of sense.

M'm, M'm, Good

M'm, m'm, good. -- Campbell Soup commercial   Speaking of Campbell Soup , I would note unusually large trading in the November $57.50 calls.   Hey, a guy can dream, cant he?

Late Morning Observations and Why We Might All Be Going Up In Smoke!

"Cause you had a bad day You're taking one down You sing a sad song just to turn it around You say you don't know You tell me don't lie You work at a smile and you go for a ride You had a bad day The camera don't lie You're coming back down and you ...

My Takeaways and Observations

"Dougie, take what Mr. Market gives you." -- Grandma Koufax And I did, Grandma Koufax.   A consecutive nine-day market drop was snapped as we regained most that was lost in that period.   Today was a great day. (Boy, would I like to annualize the pe...

Raising My Net Long Exposure

Picking at longs: Campbell Soup ($52.87) and Hartford Financial ($43.32).   Taking off some Ford and General Motors shorts, for a nice profit   Ergo, raising my net long exposure with these trades.

My Takeaways and Observations (Early Edition)

I have been warning about weakening breadth and narrow leadership for weeks and months.   What have we gotten? Eight straight days (in a row) down for the first time since 2008.   But, with stocks suffering from election uncertainties and given the ...

Today's Trades

I am adding to these longs: Oaktree Capital Group , Hartford Financial Services Group , JC Penney and Campbell Soup . I covered a portion of some shorts: Caterpillar , Starbucks and Disney (now small in all three).

My Takeaways and Observations

"I have no doubt that Anthony Weiner's name is irrefutable proof of the existence of God and that he has a wicked sense of humor!" -- My Thought of the Day  For the Cleveland Indians or the Chicago Cubs it will be Heartbreak Hotel tonight.    For Mr...

Am Slightly Net Short After Shorting More Financials

I have shorted more financials.   And I have added to Hartford Financial , Campbell Soup and JC Penney longs.   I am slightly net short.

My Midday Takeaways and Observations

Here are my midday takeaways and observations: A couple more days like this and the December rate hike by the Federal Reserve will be off the table. Respectfully, as Grandma Koufax might say to my Republican friends, "As far as the market goes, be c...

Content to Run a Low-Hurdles Race

"After 25 years of buying and supervising a great variety of businesses, Charlie and I have not learned how to solve difficult business problems. What we have learned is to avoid them. To the extent we have been successful, it is because we concentr...

My Favorite Pairs Trade

Here are my favorite pairs trades:   Long: Campbell Soup Short: Coca-Cola

The Marathon Man Returns

Janeway: "My name's Peter Janeway. But you can call me Janey, all of my friends do." Babe: "I'm not your friend." --"Marathon Man" Back from a quick dentist visit -- an extraction is now on my schedule for Monday afternoon after not sleeping a wink ...

Six Things to Make a Bear Happy

As a bear this is what I like about today's uneven action: A possible rally failure. Downside leadership seen in the Russell 2000 Index, which is breaking "levels." (T)FANG -- notably Amazon (yesterday's short, for which I received mucho grief(!) --...

My Takeaways and Observations

"It's not the news that counts -- it's how the stock market reacts to the news that counts." -- Richard Russell (hat tip to Sir Jeff Saut for the source of the quote) The above quote filled my head most of the day (General Motors , Ford , Caterpilla...

A Few Other Blue Chip Stocks Investors Should Avoid

A Few Other Blue Chip Stocks Investors Should Avoid

Buying blue-chip stocks in a bear market is a brilliant strategy. But this is not a bear market.

Looking for Mr. Goodbar in the Soup and Insurance Aisles

Theresa: "Go set the world on fire." Tony Lo Porto: "On a couple of bucks!" Theresa: "Find a smaller world." --Looking For Mr. Goodbar  Sisters Diane Keaton (who was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress -- it was the year she won an O...

My Gnome in The Alps

High above the Alps my Gnome is hearing continued rumors that Coca-Cola is eyeing a takeover of Campbell Soup . CPB is fundamentally challenged, but the shares have dropped from $68 in July, 2016, to its current price of about $54.60, so the profit ...

Is General Mills Actually an Intriguing Opportunity Ahead?

Is General Mills Actually an Intriguing Opportunity Ahead?

It still has strong management that is driving needed product changes and serious cost cuts.