SunOpta Inc. (STKL)’s Financial Results Comparing With John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc. (NASDAQ:JBSS)

Since SunOpta Inc. (NASDAQ:STKL) and John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc. (NASDAQ:JBSS) are part of the Processed & Packaged Goods industry, they are influenced by compare. The influences particularly affect the risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings and valuation of both companies.

Earnings and Valuation

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
SunOpta Inc. 1.26B 0.23 117.11M -1.68 0.00
John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc. 871.73M 0.93 31.97M 2.86 23.94

Table 1 shows the gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation for SunOpta Inc. and John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc.

Profitability

Table 2 represents SunOpta Inc. (NASDAQ:STKL) and John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc. (NASDAQ:JBSS)’s return on equity, return on assets and net margins.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
SunOpta Inc. -9.29% 0% 0%
John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc. 3.67% 13.8% 7.7%

Risk and Volatility

SunOpta Inc. is 6.00% more volatile than Standard & Poor’s 500 because the stock has a beta of 1.06. Competitively, John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc.’s 27.00% volatility makes it more volatile than Standard & Poor’s 500, because of the 1.27 beta.

Liquidity

The Current Ratio and a Quick Ratio of SunOpta Inc. are 1.2 and 0.4. Competitively, John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc. has 1.9 and 0.6 for Current and Quick Ratio. John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc.’s better ability to pay short and long-term obligations than SunOpta Inc.

Dividends

The dividend yield for John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc. is 0.77% while its annual dividend payout is $0.55 per share. SunOpta Inc. does not offer a dividend.

Analyst Ratings

SunOpta Inc. and John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc. Recommendations and Ratings are available in the next table.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
SunOpta Inc. 0 0 2 3.00
John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc. 0 0 0 0.00

SunOpta Inc.’s average target price is $5.5, while its potential upside is 65.17%.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

Roughly 62.5% of SunOpta Inc. shares are owned by institutional investors while 96.3% of John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc. are owned by institutional investors. Insiders owned 2.2% of SunOpta Inc. shares. Comparatively, insiders own roughly 3.1% of John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc.’s shares.

Performance

Here are the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
SunOpta Inc. -21.29% -23.56% -31.47% -58.43% -54.57% -17.83%
John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc. -1.43% 0.31% 11.9% -3.62% 22.31% 23%

For the past year SunOpta Inc. has -17.83% weaker performance while John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc. has 23% stronger performance.

Summary

On 11 of the 13 factors John B. Sanfilippo & Son Inc. beats SunOpta Inc.

SunOpta Inc. sources non-genetically modified (non-GMO) and organic ingredients; and manufactures and sells food and beverage products in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, China, and Ethiopia. Its Global Ingredients segment offers organic fruit- and vegetable-based raw materials and ingredients, sweeteners, cocoa, coffees, ancient grains, nuts, seeds and pulses, and other organic food products; identity preserved, non-GMO, and organic seeds and grains, including soy, corn, and sunflower; and seed and grain-based animal feed, and pet food products. This segment also provides processing and contract manufacturing services, including seed and grain conditioning services for soy, corn, and sunflower; grain milling for corn, with various granulations and batch sizing; coffee and sesame seed processing; and dry and oil roasting and packaging, as well as offers specialty organic functional ingredients, and liquid and dried format seed, grain, and cocoa based ingredients. The companyÂ’s Consumer Products segment offers aseptic beverages, such as soy, almond, rice, coconut, sunflower, and other non-dairy and alternative beverages; and organic and conventional beverage products comprising shelf stable and refrigerated juices, specialty beverages, vitamin and electrolyte waters, and energy drinks. This segment also offers natural and organic frozen fruits and vegetables; specialty fruit toppings and bases; baby food, puddings, sauces, fruits, vegetables, and protein based snacks in organic and conventional re-sealable pouch products; and nutritious snacks. The company was formerly known as Stake Technology Ltd. and changed its name to SunOpta Inc. in October 2003. SunOpta Inc. was founded in 1973 and is headquartered in Mississauga, Canada.