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Central Garden & Pet Class A
CENTA

$33.02
0.45%
 

About: 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.

Employees: 6,700

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Funds holding %
of 6,702 funds
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Analysts bullish %
of 3 analysts
News positive %

Fund manager confidence

Based on 2024 Q1 SEC filings by fund managers ($100M+ AUM)

863% more repeat investments, than reductions

Existing positions increased: 154 | Existing positions reduced: 16

340% more call options, than puts

Call options by funds: $22K | Put options by funds: $5K

193% more first-time investments, than exits

New positions opened: 44 | Existing positions closed: 15

16% more funds holding

Funds holding: 187 [Q4 2023] → 216 (+29) [Q1 2024]

9% more capital invested

Capital invested by funds: $1.63B [Q4 2023] → $1.78B (+$154M) [Q1 2024]

0% more funds holding in top 10

Funds holding in top 10: 1 [Q4 2023] → 1 (+0) [Q1 2024]

1.32% less ownership

Funds ownership: 89.69% [Q4 2023] → 88.37% (-1.32%) [Q1 2024]

Research analyst outlook

3 Wall Street Analysts provided 1 year price forecasts over the past 6 months

Low target
$34
4%
upside
Avg. target
$48
46%
upside
High target
$60
82%
upside

3 analyst ratings

positive
67%
neutral
33%
negative
0%
Truist Securities
Bill Chappell
51%upside
$50
Buy
Maintained
13 May 2024
Truist Securities
Bill Chappell
82%upside
$60
Buy
Maintained
9 Feb 2024
JP Morgan
Andrea Faria Teixeira
4%upside
$34.4
Neutral
Maintained
8 Feb 2024

Financial journalist opinion