By Denver Smith : The current valuations in the foodtech and specialty food sectors are through the roof. Most recently, General Mills (NYSE: GIS ) made an offer to acquire specialty food company Annie's (NYSE: BNNY ) for over $800 million, or 28 X EBITDA. On the foodtech side, unprofitable meal &
seen their businesses flourish. One such firm is Hain Celestial Group (NASDAQ: HAIN ). The company's stock value has gone up by ..... investors to reap. In this article, I will evaluate Hain Celestial's financial strength by looking at
Part 2). The obvious choices are WhiteWave (NYSE: WWAV ), Treehouse Foods (NYSE: THS ) and the Hain Celestial Group (NASDAQ: HAIN ). Finally, I'll take a look at the companies I think are most likely to acquire one of the highlighted
NASDAQ: SAFM ) +1.7% , Diamond Foods (NASDAQ: DMND ) +1.5% , Flower Foods (NYSE: FLO ) +1.3% , Hain Celestial (NASDAQ: HAIN ) +1.6% , General Mills (NYSE: GIS ) +0.7% , ConAgra (NYSE: CAG ) +1.1% , Kraft Foods (NASDAQ
SunOpta (NASDAQ: STKL ), WhiteWave (NYSE: WWAV ), Hain Celestial (NASDAQ: HAIN ): "I like SunOpta. It is part of my healthy and natural cohort. My favorites are Hain and WhiteWave." Bearish Calls: Core Labs (NYSE
volumes are concerns within the group. It's a tough day throughout the food sector with investors also a bit skittish on Flower Foods ( FLO -0.9% ), TreeHouse Foods ( THS -0.5% ), and Hain Celestial ( HAIN -1% ). Post your comment!
Amira Nature Foods ( ANFI +0.8% ) trade higher after the General Mills-Annie's deal price raises the profile in the organic/premium food sector. Previous: Annie's deal boosts Boulder Brands and Hain Celestial . Post your comment!
Hain Celestial ( HAIN +2.7% ) and Boulder Brands ( BDBD +6% ) fly higher on the open after General Mills ponies up for Annie's. The deal price for Annie's indicates the organic premium is still firmly in play. Post your comment!
On the move following Annie's sale to General Mills for a 37% premium to today's closing price are: Hain Celestial (NASDAQ: HAIN ) +2.3% after-hours, B&G Foods (NYSE: BGS ) +2.2% , WhiteWave Foods (NYSE: WWAV ) +4.8
SB50001424053111904253404579208012886245816.html?mod=BOL_twm_fs#articleTabs_article%3D1 Bearish stories: Hain Celestial Group [ HAIN ; rich valuation, EV/free cash flow ~45]. Neutral stories: Intel [ INTC ; wait-and-see on new CEO Krzanich’s thrusts