Hormel Foods Corp. (New York Stock Exchange:HRL)

About the company

Hormel Foods Corp. engages in the production of meat and food products. It operates through the following segments: Grocery Products, Refrigerated Foods, Jennie-O Turkey Store, and International and Other. The Grocery Products segment consists primarily of the processing, marketing, and sale of shelf-stable food products sold in the retail market. The Refrigerated Foods segment involves in the processing, marketing, and sale of branded and unbranded pork, beef, and poultry products for retail, foodservice, deli, and commercial customers. The Jennie-O Turkey Store segment includes processing, marketing, and sale of branded and unbranded turkey products for retail, foodservice, and fresh product customers. The International and Other segment comprises Hormel Foods International which manufactures, markets, and sells Company products internationally. The company was founded by George A. Hormel in 1891 and is headquartered in Austin, MN.


Consumer Non-Durables


Food: Meat and Fish and Dairy




James P. Snee


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Industry peers

Name Ticker Market capitalization (in USD Million) Revenues (in USD Million) Price/Book Price/Earning Net margin (in %)
Hormel Foods Corp. HRL 26203.60 9599.00 4.21 28.28 9.64
Tyson Foods, Inc. TSN 21392.70 43472.00 1.47 10.55 4.52
Pilgrim's Pride Corp. PPC 4182.50 11759.00 1.67 9.51 3.73
Seaboard Corp. SEB 2922.00 6980.00 0.99 27.68 1.76
Sanderson Farms, Inc. SAFM 2453.00 3519.00 1.81 -1115.00 -0.07
Lifeway Foods, Inc. LWAY 37.28 94.00 0.83 38.83 1.05

Latest insider transactions

Date Role Name Transaction Quantity Quantity Owned After

Hormel Foods Announces Inspired Giving Commitment to Support Equity and Education

2d ago, source: YAHOO!

Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL), a global branded food company, today announced it will be donating up to $300,000 to ...

Protein Supplements Market Analysis 2020 by Key Players: Abbott, AMCO Proteins, Glanbia plc, Hormel Foods Corporation, MusclePharm Corp and Others

5d ago, source: MarketWatch

Protein Supplements Market Report has recently added by Value Market Research, this surveillance report establishing the facts based on current scenarios, historical records from 2019 to future ...

Hormel Foods Canada Donates more than 75,000 Pounds of Food to Second Harvest Partner Agencies Across Canada to Help Feed Those in Need

10d ago, source: YAHOO!

Hormel Foods Canada Donates more than 75,000 Pounds of Food to Second Harvest Partner Agencies Across Canada to Help Feed ...

Hormel Foods: Time For Me To Sell

Opinion ago, source: Seeking Alpha

I sold Tyson Foods and bought Hormel in an effort to make my portfolio recession resistant. This paid off well, but I must ...

Hormel Foods Corp.

2d ago, source: The Business Journals

Facilities in Austin, Minn., owned by Hormel Foods Corp. and supplier Quality Pork Processors are among the latest meat processing plants to be hit by the spreading coronavirus, which has infected ...

Hormel Foods Announces SPAMtastic(TM) Reopening of World-Famous SPAM® Museum

2d ago, source: WFMZ-TV

PRNewswire/ -- (NYSE: HRL), a global branded food company, and its SPAM(® )brand, one of the most beloved consumer brands in ...

How Spam became one of the most iconic American brands of all time

3d ago, source: YAHOO!

While you might think of Spam as a basic canned meat, it’s actually one of the greatest business success stories of all time: ...

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