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Central Garden & Pet NasdaqGS:CENT Stock Report

Last Price

US$37.75

Market Cap

US$2.4b

7D

-9.8%

1Y

-2.7%

Updated

14 Jun, 2024

Data

Company Financials +

Central Garden & Pet Company

NasdaqGS:CENT Stock Report

Market Cap: US$2.4b

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Central Garden & Pet
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$37.75
52 Week HighUS$51.71
52 Week LowUS$36.91
Beta0.71
1 Month Change-20.24%
3 Month Change-10.86%
1 Year Change-2.68%
3 Year Change-28.87%
5 Year Change36.38%
Change since IPO1,272.73%

Recent News & Updates

Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT) Investors Are Less Pessimistic Than Expected

Apr 15
Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT) Investors Are Less Pessimistic Than Expected

Is Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) A Risky Investment?

Mar 22
Is Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) A Risky Investment?

Recent updates

Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT) Investors Are Less Pessimistic Than Expected

Apr 15
Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT) Investors Are Less Pessimistic Than Expected

Is Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) A Risky Investment?

Mar 22
Is Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) A Risky Investment?

Central Garden & Pet: Share Price Has A Low Margin Of Safety

Mar 19

Central Garden & Pet Company's (NASDAQ:CENT) 26% Share Price Surge Not Quite Adding Up

Dec 29
Central Garden & Pet Company's (NASDAQ:CENT) 26% Share Price Surge Not Quite Adding Up

These 4 Measures Indicate That Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Is Using Debt Extensively

Dec 13
These 4 Measures Indicate That Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Is Using Debt Extensively

We Think Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Is Taking Some Risk With Its Debt

Sep 07
We Think Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Is Taking Some Risk With Its Debt

Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Jun 02
Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Here's Why Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden

Feb 28
Here's Why Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden

Is Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT) Trading At A 22% Discount?

Nov 08
Is Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT) Trading At A 22% Discount?

Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Oct 18
Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Central Garden & Pet: Appealing Despite Stagnating Results And Cash Flow Conversion Concerns

Sep 20

Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT) Shares Could Be 46% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Jul 27
Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT) Shares Could Be 46% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Is Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Using Too Much Debt?

Jul 01
Is Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Using Too Much Debt?

Is Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT) Trading At A 47% Discount?

Apr 16
Is Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT) Trading At A 47% Discount?

Is Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) A Risky Investment?

Mar 28
Is Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) A Risky Investment?

Here's Why I Think Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Might Deserve Your Attention Today

Feb 20
Here's Why I Think Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Might Deserve Your Attention Today

Is There An Opportunity With Central Garden & Pet Company's (NASDAQ:CENT) 38% Undervaluation?

Jan 12
Is There An Opportunity With Central Garden & Pet Company's (NASDAQ:CENT) 38% Undervaluation?

Central Garden & Pet: Strong 2021, Stronger 2022

Jan 05

Here's Why Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Can Manage Its Debt Responsibly

Dec 24
Here's Why Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Can Manage Its Debt Responsibly

Is Now The Time To Put Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) On Your Watchlist?

Nov 19
Is Now The Time To Put Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) On Your Watchlist?

Is Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT) Worth US$48.8 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?

Oct 14
Is Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT) Worth US$48.8 Based On Its Intrinsic Value?

Does Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Sep 23
Does Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Central Garden & Pet: Shares Have Just Bottomed Out

Sep 14

Does Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Aug 12
Does Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Is Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Using Too Much Debt?

Jun 23
Is Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Using Too Much Debt?

I Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Passed With Ease

May 11
I Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Passed With Ease

Central Garden & Pet Company: A Quality Stock For A Cyclical Play

May 04

Central Garden & Pet in partnership with Profitero for accelerating eCommerce growth

Apr 27

Does Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Mar 23
Does Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Read This Before Buying Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT) Shares

Mar 05
Read This Before Buying Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT) Shares

Central Garden & Pet Company's (NASDAQ:CENT) Stock's On An Uptrend: Are Strong Financials Guiding The Market?

Feb 16
Central Garden & Pet Company's (NASDAQ:CENT) Stock's On An Uptrend: Are Strong Financials Guiding The Market?

If You Like EPS Growth Then Check Out Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Before It's Too Late

Jan 29
If You Like EPS Growth Then Check Out Central Garden & Pet (NASDAQ:CENT) Before It's Too Late

Shareholder Returns

CENTUS Household ProductsUS Market
7D-9.8%0.2%1.2%
1Y-2.7%10.3%20.6%

Return vs Industry: CENT underperformed the US Household Products industry which returned 10.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CENT underperformed the US Market which returned 20.5% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is CENT's price volatile compared to industry and market?
CENT volatility
CENT Average Weekly Movement4.7%
Household Products Industry Average Movement3.2%
Market Average Movement5.8%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.5%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.9%

Stable Share Price: CENT's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.

Volatility Over Time: CENT's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19556,300Mary Springerwww.central.com

Central Garden & Pet Company produces and distributes various products for the lawn and garden, and pet supplies markets in the United States. It operates through two segments: Pet and Garden. The Pet segment provides dog and cat supplies, such as dog treats and chews, toys, pet beds and containment, grooming products, waste management, and training pads; supplies for aquatics, small animals, reptiles, and pet birds, including toys, cages and habitats, bedding, and food and supplements; products for equine and livestock; animal and household health and insect control products; aquariums and terrariums, including fixtures and stands, water conditioners and supplements, water pumps and filters, and lighting systems and accessories; and live fish and small animals, as well as outdoor cushions.

Central Garden & Pet Company Fundamentals Summary

How do Central Garden & Pet's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
CENT fundamental statistics
Market capUS$2.35b
Earnings (TTM)US$148.38m
Revenue (TTM)US$3.31b

17.1x

P/E Ratio

0.8x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report (TTM)
CENT income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$3.31b
Cost of RevenueUS$2.32b
Gross ProfitUS$985.50m
Other ExpensesUS$837.12m
EarningsUS$148.38m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 30, 2024

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)2.20
Gross Margin29.79%
Net Profit Margin4.49%
Debt/Equity Ratio78.6%

How did CENT perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
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