Calavo Growers Profile

USD 1.75  1.89%

Acquisition by Kathleen Holmgren of 10000 shares of Calavo Growers subject to Rule 16b-3

Calavo Growers insider trading alert for grant of stock option (right to buy) by Kathleen Holmgren, the corporate stakeholder, on June 19, 2018. This event was filed by Calavo Growers Inc with SEC on 2017-01-26. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4 [view details]   

Calavo Growers Summary

Calavo Growers (CVGW) is traded on NASDAQ in USA. It is located in CALIFORNIA, U.S.A and employs 2,516 people. Calavo Growers is listed under Agriculture category by Fama And French industry classification.The company currently falls under 'Mid-Cap' category with current market capitalization of 1.61 B. Calavo Growers conducts business under Consumer Defensive sector and is part of Agriculture industry. This company has 17.54 M outstanding shares of which 4.19 M shares are currently shorted by private and institutional investors with about 35.49 trading days to cover. CALAVO GROWERS IN currently holds about 2.38 M in cash with 49.01 M of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 0.14.
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Target Price Odds Analysis

Odds Below 94.25HorizonTargetOdds Above 94.25
91.74%30 days 94.25 8.14%
Based on normal probability distribution, the odds of Calavo Growers to move above current price in 30 days from now is about 8.14% (This Calavo Growers probability density function shows the probability of Calavo Growers Stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 30 days) .

Top Holders

Major Institutional Holders

InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
Blackrock IncCommon Shares2.1 M191.3 M
Neuberger Berman Group LlcCommon Shares1.3 M123.9 M
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Calavo Growers, Inc. markets and distributes avocados, prepared avocados, and other perishable foods to grocery retailers, food services, club stores, mass merchandisers, food distributors, wholesalers, supermarkets, specialtynatural retailers, and convenience stores worldwide. Calavo Growers, Inc. was founded in 1924 and is headquartered in Santa Paula, California. Calavo Growers operates under Farm Products classification in USA and traded on NASDAQ. It employs 2516 people. more
Fama & French Agriculture
Fama & French Classification
NameCalavo Growers
ChairmanLecil ColeView All
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InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
Business Address1141-A Cummings Road
CIK Number01133470.0
SectorConsumer Defensive
Contact Number805 525 1245
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar


Calavo Growers Analyst Recommendations
Target PriceAdvice# of Analysts
76.25Strong Buy4Odds
Calavo Growers current and past analyst recommendations published by number of research institutions as well as average analyst consensus
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Calavo Growers Earnings Estimates
EPSEstimate Date
Quarterly Estimate0.49March 14, 2017
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Calavo Growers Corporate Directors
Donald Sanders Independent Director
Egidio Carbone Independent Director, CPA
John Hunt Independent Director
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