- Last Close 36.87
- Sector Consumer Defensive
- Industry Packaged Foods
- Investment Style Small Blend
- Day Range 36.88 – 37.93
- Year Range 35.60 – 45.89
- Market Cap 2.0437 Bil
- Volume / Avg 29,969.0 / 41,934.4
- Price / Sales 0.61
- Price / Book 1.45
- Forward Div Yield —
- Trailing Div Yield —
Morningstar‘s Stock Analysis CENT
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Company Profile CENT
Central Garden & Pet Co understands that home is central to life and has nurtured happy and healthy homes for over forty years. Central is on a mission to lead the future of the pet and garden industries. The company's innovative and trusted products are dedicated to help lawns grow greener, gardens bloom bigger, pets live healthier and communities grow stronger. Central is home to a portfolio of more than sixty-five brands including Pennington, Nylabone, Kaytee, Amdro, and Aqueon, strong manufacturing and distribution capabilities, and passionate, entrepreneurial growth culture. Central Garden and Pet is based in Walnut Creek, California, and has offices across North America and Europe.
Walnut Creek, CA, 94597
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FAQs for Central Garden & Pet Co Stock
No. CENT does not currently have a forward dividend yield.
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CENT’s market cap is 2.04 Bil.
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CENT’s stock style is Small Core.
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High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.
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CENT’s price/sales is 0.61.
Price/sales represents the amount an investor is willing to pay for a dollar generated from a particular company’s sales or revenues.
CENT’s price/forward earnings is 17.47.
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CENT’s price/book is 1.46.
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CENT’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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