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Lowest EPS Growth in the Packaged Foods & Meats Industry Detected in Shares of Jm Smucker Co (SJM, MKC, LANC, POST, JBSS)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Packaged Foods & Meats industry with the lowest year-over-year expected earnings per share (EPS) growth rates. The long-term growth rate is the expected annual increase in operating EPS over the next three to five years.

Jm Smucker Co ranks lowest with a EPS growth of 144.1%. Mccormick-N/V is next with a EPS growth of 254.7%. Lancaster Colony ranks third lowest with a EPS growth of 415.1%.

Post Holdings In follows with a EPS growth of 624.3%, and John B Sanfilipp rounds out the bottom five with a EPS growth of 1,151.1%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of John B Sanfilipp on January 11th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $61.12. Since that recommendation, shares of John B Sanfilipp have risen 32.7%. We continue to monitor John B Sanfilipp for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): SJM MKC LANC POST JBSS