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Central Garden & Pet Co CENT

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$39.21 +0.77 (2.00%)
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Price vs Fair Value

CENT is trading at a 615% premium.
Price
$39.02
Fair Value
$87.17
Uncertainty
High
1-Star Price
$69.35
5-Star Price
$63.24
Economic Moat
Zmgns
Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$38.44
Day Range
$38.3439.33
52-Week Range
$29.5347.48
Bid/Ask
$38.90 / $38.99
Market Cap
$2.64 Bil
Volume/Avg
552,049 / 99,190

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
15.82
Price/Sales
0.79
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
Dividend Yield (Forward)
Total Yield
1.41%

Company Profile

Central Garden & Pet Co understands that home is central to life and has nurtured happy and healthy homes for over forty years. The segments of the company are the pet segment and garden segment. The company's trusted products are dedicated to helping 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, manufacturing and distribution capabilities, and a passionate, entrepreneurial growth culture. Central Garden and Pet is based in Walnut Creek, California, and has offices across North America and Europe.
Sector
Consumer Defensive
Industry
Packaged Foods
Stock Style Box
Small Core
Total Number of Employees
6,700

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
CENT
UHG
CHYI
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
15.824.20
Price/Book Value
1.75
Price/Sales
0.790.84
Price/Cash Flow
8.3929.20
Price/Earnings
CENT
UHG
CHYI

Financial Strength

Metric
CENT
UHG
CHYI
Quick Ratio
1.580.310.08
Current Ratio
3.332.660.26
Interest Coverage
4.15
Quick Ratio
CENT
UHG
CHYI

Profitability

Metric
CENT
UHG
CHYI
Return on Assets (Normalized)
4.83%4.86%−32.26%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
11.43%−53.07%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
7.02%25.74%−45.67%
Return on Assets
CENT
UHG
CHYI
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