Central Garden & Pet - CENT Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $52.75
  • Forecasted Upside: 38.02%
  • Number of Analysts: 5
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 0 Hold Ratings
  • 3 Buy Ratings
  • 2 Strong Buy Ratings
$38.22
▲ +0.15 (0.39%)

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Analyst Price Target for CENT

Analyst Price Target is $52.75
▲ +38.02% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 5 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Central Garden & Pet in the last 3 months. The average price target is $52.75, with a high forecast of $60.00 and a low forecast of $49.00. The average price target represents a 38.02% upside from the last price of $38.22.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 5 investment analysts is to buy stock in Central Garden & Pet. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 2 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 0 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
1/21/2023
  • 2 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 0 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
4/21/2023
  • 2 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 0 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
7/20/2023
  • 2 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 0 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
10/18/2023
  • 2 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 0 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
1/16/2024
  • 2 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 0 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
4/15/2024
  • 2 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 0 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
6/14/2024
  • 2 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 0 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
7/14/2024

Latest Recommendations

  • 2 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 0 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/1/2024Canaccord Genuity GroupUpgradeStrong-BuyLow
7/1/2024Canaccord Genuity GroupLower TargetBuy ➝ Buy$52.00 ➝ $49.00Low
5/28/2024ArgusUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$50.00Low
5/9/2024Monness Crespi & HardtUpgradeStrong-BuyLow
3/12/2024Canaccord Genuity GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$52.00Low
3/12/2024Canaccord Genuity GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$52.00Low
2/9/2024Truist FinancialBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$50.00 ➝ $60.00Low
9/21/2023Truist FinancialReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$32.00Low
4/19/2023Truist FinancialLower TargetBuy$38.40 ➝ $28.80Low
8/25/2022CJS SecuritiesInitiated CoverageMarket Outperform$32.00Low
3/22/2022Truist FinancialLower Target$41.60 ➝ $38.40Low
11/30/2021ArgusDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
5/14/2021ArgusUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$43.52Low
3/24/2021Truist FinancialUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$28.80 ➝ $41.60Medium
8/3/2020KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight$24.32 ➝ $25.60Medium
5/14/2020SunTrust BanksBoost TargetHold$19.20 ➝ $22.40Low
5/7/2020SunTrust BanksBoost TargetHold$16.00 ➝ $19.20High
3/18/2020Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$19.84 ➝ $21.12High
2/6/2020SunTrust BanksBoost TargetHold$16.00 ➝ $19.20High
11/29/2019ArgusDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
11/27/2019Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralHigh
8/2/2019SunTrust BanksDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$19.20High
(Data available from 7/14/2019 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

1.09 (Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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  • 8 very positive mentions
  • 16 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 2 very negative mentions
12/17/2023
  • 2 very positive mentions
  • 18 positive mentions
  • 3 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
1/16/2024
  • 11 very positive mentions
  • 22 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
2/15/2024
  • 8 very positive mentions
  • 16 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
3/16/2024
  • 3 very positive mentions
  • 29 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
4/15/2024
  • 11 very positive mentions
  • 29 positive mentions
  • 6 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
5/15/2024
  • 15 very positive mentions
  • 11 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
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6/14/2024
  • 2 very positive mentions
  • 0 positive mentions
  • 1 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
7/14/2024

Current Sentiment

  • 2 very positive mentions
  • 0 positive mentions
  • 1 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions

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Central Garden & Pet logo
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. This segment sells its products under the Aqueon, Cadet, Comfort Zone, Farnam, Four Paws, K&H Pet Products, Kaytee, Nylabone, and Zilla brands. Its Garden segment offers lawn and garden supplies products that include grass seed; vegetable; flower and herb packet seed; wild bird feed, bird feeders, bird houses, and other birding accessories; fertilizers; decorative products; live plants; and weed and grass, as well as other herbicides, insecticide, and pesticide products. This segment sells its lawn and garden supplies products under the Amdro, Ferry-Morse, Pennington, and Sevin brands. The company sells its products to independent distributors, big-box retailers, national and regional retail chains, e-commerce and online retailers, grocery stores, nurseries, and mass merchants. Central Garden & Pet Company was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in Walnut Creek, California.
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Today's Range

Now: $38.22
Low: $38.08
High: $38.79

50 Day Range

MA: $41.53
Low: $36.64
High: $47.33

52 Week Range

Now: $38.22
Low: $30.75
High: $47.48

Volume

78,287 shs

Average Volume

146,439 shs

Market Capitalization

$2.58 billion

P/E Ratio

17.17

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

0.78

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Central Garden & Pet?

The following sell-side analysts have issued reports on Central Garden & Pet in the last twelve months: Argus, Canaccord Genuity Group Inc., Monness Crespi & Hardt, TheStreet, and Truist Financial Co..
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What is the current price target for Central Garden & Pet?

4 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Central Garden & Pet in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $52.75, suggesting a possible upside of 38.0%. Truist Financial Co. has the highest price target set, predicting CENT will reach $60.00 in the next twelve months. Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $49.00 for Central Garden & Pet in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Central Garden & Pet?

Central Garden & Pet currently has 3 buy ratings and 2 strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe CENT will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Central Garden & Pet.
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How do I contact Central Garden & Pet's investor relations team?

Central Garden & Pet's physical mailing address is 1340 TREAT BOULEVARD SUITE 600, WALNUT CREEK CA, 94597. The company's listed phone number is (925) 948-4000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected]. The official website for Central Garden & Pet is www.central.com. Learn More about contacing Central Garden & Pet investor relations.