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Top 5 Companies in the Packaged Foods & Meats Industry with the Best Relative Performance (HAIN , SJM , CAG , BGS , CALM )

By Amy Schwartz

We looked at the Packaged Foods & Meats industry and measured relative performance to find the top stocks. Relative outperformance is a bullish sign of underlying fundamental and technical strength. We look at yesterday's price action of all companies in this peer group.

Hain Celestial (NASDAQ:HAIN ) ranks first with a gain of 3.03%; Jm Smucker Co (NYSE:SJM ) ranks second with a gain of 2.69%; and Conagra Brands I (NYSE:CAG ) ranks third with a gain of 2.35%.

B&G Foods Inc (NYSE:BGS ) follows with a gain of 2.18% and Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM ) rounds out the top five with a gain of 1.92%.

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Keywords: relative performance hain celestial jm smucker co conagra brands i b&g foods inc cal-maine foods