Shares of Pinnacle Foods Inc (NYSE:PF) ended Wednesday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.53 points or 1.09% at $49.05 with 1.07 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $48.51, the shares hit an intraday low of $48.35 and an intraday high of $49.24 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day.

Market Cap/Outstanding Shares

The company has a market cap of $5.95 billion and the number of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 118.07 million shares.

Performance weekly/monthly/quarterly/yearly in percentage (%)

The performance for the week is valued at -5.00%, resulting in a performance for the month at -4.65%. Therefore, the stated figure displays a quarterly performance of -2.18% and an annual performance of 21.01%.traded up 1.09% on 16 November, 2016 hitting $49.05.

EPS (Earning Per Share )

The EPS of PF is strolling at 1.72, measuring its EPS growth this year at -14.80%. As a result, the company has an EPS growth of 13.77% for the approaching year. Company’s EPS for the past five years is valued at 43.30%, leading it to an EPS value of 10.36% for the next five years.


PF P/E ratio is measuring at 28.58 with a forward P/E of 20.12. As of now, Pinnacle Foods Inc has a P/S value of 2.14, measuring P/B at 3.07. Its P/Cash is valued at 38.89 and P/FCF is at 35.12.


Beta factor is stands at 0.34 and Avg. true range is 1.20. Historically, the volatility of this stock is about 4.47% a week and 2.16% a month.

Pinnacle Foods Inc (PF) recently declared the appointment of Michael S. Levitt to the newly created role of Senior Vice President Corporate Development, effective October 31.  Levitt will report to Craig Steeneck, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and will partner with Steeneck and Pinnacle CEO Mark Clouse in developing and assessing M&A opportunities that support the Company’s planned plan.

Levitt, 47, co-founded LG Capital Administration, LP, a private investment fund that invested in publicly traded securities, and served as its Portfolio Manager since the fund’s 2011 inception.  Before LG Capital Administration, he worked as a Research Analyst at Chesapeake Partners and as Director in the M&A and Corporate Advisory Group at Deutsche Bank Securities, Inc.  Earlier in his career, Levitt was a practicing attorney specializing in M&A work at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison.

Levitt holds a Juris Doctor with Honors from George Washington University and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.

Commenting on the appointment, Steeneck stated, “We are excited to welcome Michael to Pinnacle in this important leadership role.  His well-rounded experiences in law, banking and investment administration and research will be an asset to Pinnacle and position him as a strong partner to the executive team in implementing the Company’s planned business development plan.”



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