McCormick & Company, Incorporated (MKC)

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Pros
Stock price low relative to the 52-week range
Forward dividend yield higher than the industry and sector averages
Cons
Revenue growth lower than the industry and sector averages
Company’s profitability is declining
Forward P/E ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/B ratio high relative to industry peers
Forward P/S ratio high relative to industry peers
High short interest

Pros

  1. MKC stock price ($88.81) is close to the 52-week low ($88.64). Perhaps now is a good time to buy? See MKC price chart.
  2. MKC forward dividend yield is 1.58%, higher than the industry (0.96%) and sector (0.83%) forward dividend yields. See MKC forward dividend chart.

Cons

  1. MKC quarterly revenue growth was 2.80%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (7.66% and 9.33%, respectively). See MKC revenue growth chart.
  2. MKC profitability is declining. The YoY profit margin change was -0.83 percentage points. See MKC profitability chart.
  3. MKC forward P/E ratio is 27.18, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See MKC forward P/E ratio chart.
  4. MKC Price/Book ratio is 5.42, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios. See MKC forward Price/Book ratio chart.
  5. MKC Price/Sales ratio is 3.91, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See MKC forward Price/Sales ratio chart.
  6. MKC short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 5.07. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See MKC short interest ratio chart.