Hostess Brands, Inc. (TWNK)

NASDAQ: TWNK · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.11 (-0.33%)
At close: Sep 27, 2023, 4:00 PM
-0.03 (-0.09%)
After-hours: Sep 27, 2023, 4:23 PM EDT
Market Cap 4.44B
Revenue (ttm) 1.38B
Net Income (ttm) 169.94M
Shares Out 132.86M
EPS (ttm) 1.24
PE Ratio 26.96
Forward PE 28.10
Dividend n/a
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Volume 1,257,202
Open 33.54
Previous Close 33.54
Day's Range 33.40 - 33.56
52-Week Range 21.59 - 33.74
Beta 0.61
Analysts Hold
Price Target 29.91 (-10.53%)
Earnings Date Nov 1, 2023

About TWNK

Hostess Brands, Inc. develops, manufactures, markets, sells, and distributes snack products in the United States and Canada. The company provides a range of snack cakes, donuts, sweet rolls, breakfast pastries, cookies, snack pies, sweet baked goods, wafers, bread and buns, danishes, honey buns, coffee cakes, and sugar-free products. It offers its products under the Hostess, Dolly Madison, Cloverhill, Voortman, CupCakes, Twinkies, Donettes, Sno Balls, Ding Dongs, Zingers, Ho Hos, and Big Texas brands. The company was formerly known as Gores Hol... [Read more]

Industry Packaged Foods
IPO Date Aug 14, 2015
Employees 2,800
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol TWNK
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2022, Hostess Brands's revenue was $1.36 billion, an increase of 18.93% compared to the previous year's $1.14 billion. Earnings were $164.20 million, an increase of 37.63%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 9 analysts, the average rating for TWNK stock is "Hold." The 12-month stock price forecast is $29.91, which is a decrease of -10.53% from the latest price.

Price Target
(-10.53% downside)
Analyst Consensus: Hold
Stock Forecasts


Hostess Acquisition, 3.3% Dividend Make J.M. Smucker a Sweet Deal

Last week, J.M. Smucker shares fell more than 10% after the company agreed to acquire the maker of Twinkies and other sweet treats for $5.6 billion, or $34.25 per share.

Other symbols: SJM
8 days ago - MarketBeat

HOSTESS BRANDS INVESTOR ALERT by the Former Attorney General of Louisiana: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Hostess Brands, Inc. - TWNK

NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq. and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (“KSF”) are investigating the proposed sale of Hostess Brands, ...

Other symbols: SJM
9 days ago - Business Wire

JM Smucker Is Expanding Its Horizons With Hostess

Hostess Brands Inc. ( TWNK , Financial) shares soared following the announcement of its acquisition by J.M. Smucker Co. ( SJM , Financial) on Sept.

Other symbols: SJM
12 days ago - GuruFocus

Smucker's + Twinkies = Brand Driven Growth In A TikTok Supply Chain World

While investors disapprove of Smucker's buying legendary snack brand Hostess of Twinkies fame, CEO Mark Smucker disagrees.

Other symbols: SJM
13 days ago - Forbes

J.M. Smucker CEO: The Hostess deal dovetails nicely as snacking occasions continue to grow

J.M. Smucker Chairman, President and CEO Mark Smucker joins 'Mad Money' host Jim Cramer to talk news that Smucker's is acquiring Hostess Brands for $5.6 billion.

Other symbols: SJM
16 days ago - CNBC Television

Smucker CEO on merger with Hostess: 'We compliment each other so well'

Mark Smucker, CEO of food and beverage manufacturer J.M. Smucker, discussed his company's acquisition of Hostess Brands.

Other symbols: SJM
16 days ago - CNBC

J.M. Smucker to buy Hostess Brands for $5.6 billion

The J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) is in the process of acquiring baked goods company Hostess Brands (TWNK). The takeover deal is expected to be completed by January 2024.

Other symbols: SJM
16 days ago - Yahoo Finance

Smucker to Acquire Hostess Brands as Consumers Prioritize Sweet Treats

Smucker is sweetening its portfolio with the addition of Hostess Brands, the company best known for making Twinkies, as consumers continue to shell out for desserts amid ongoing budget pressures. On M...

Other symbols: SJM
16 days ago - PYMNTS

Hostess stock soars on acquisition from J.M. Smucker

Hostess Brands (TWNK) shares soar as J.M. Smucker (SJM) announces it will be acquiring the company in a $5.6 billion deal, including debt.

Other symbols: SJM
16 days ago - Yahoo Finance

Cramer's Mad Dash: J.M. Smucker agrees to buy Hostess Brands for $5.6 billion

CNBC's Jim Cramer and David Faber discuss news from J.M. Smucker and Hostess.

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16 days ago - CNBC Television

Arm & Instacart, Apple launch event, J.M. Smucker-Hostess deal: 3 Things

Chipmaker Arm seeks to increase its listing price range ahead of its IPO, while Instacart aims to raise $660 million in capital. All eyes are on Apple's (AAPL) iPhone 15 launch event this week.

16 days ago - Yahoo Finance

Smucker deal sends food stock Hostess Brands up 20%

Hostess Brands Inc (NASDAQ: TWNK) opened roughly 20% up on Monday after J M Smucker Co (NYSE: SJM) said it will buy the bakery company for about $5.6 billion. Hostess Brands stock valued at a premium ...

Other symbols: SJM
16 days ago - Invezz

Shareholder Alert: Ademi LLP investigates whether Hostess Brands, Inc. has obtained a Fair Price in its transaction with J. M. Smucker

MILWAUKEE , Sept. 11, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Ademi LLP is investigating Hostess Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWNK) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of law in its transaction with J.

16 days ago - PRNewsWire

Smucker's Twinkies Deal Is an Indulgence

The company is paying a high price to get into snacking with the acquisition of the Twinkies maker.

Other symbols: SJM
16 days ago - WSJ

J.M. Smucker gobbles up Twinkies maker Hostess Brands in Big Snack mega-merger

Smucker, which makes everything from coffee to peanut butter and jelly, will pay $34.25 per share in cash and stock. It will also pick up $900 million in net debt.

Other symbols: SJM
16 days ago - Fast Company

Jelly Maker Smucker's Buys Twinkies Maker Hostess Brands

J.M. Smucker Co. agreed to acquire Twinkies maker Hostess Brands Inc. for about $5.6 billion, furthering a growing consolidation trend among the companies that stock the shelf-stable aisles at the hea...

Other symbols: SJM
16 days ago - Bloomberg Markets and Finance

Hostess surges 19% after the Twinkie maker agrees to $5.6 billion takeover by JM Smucker

Hostess stock climbed roughly 19% Monday, while JM Smucker declined as much as 8%. Jelly company Smucker agreed to acquire the Twinkie maker for $5.6 billion.

Other symbols: SJM
16 days ago - Business Insider

Smucker to buy Twinkies maker Hostess for $5.6B

J.M. Smucker will buy Hostess Brands in a deal valued at $5.6 billion. Smucker said the acquisition is expected to close in the third quarter of its current fiscal year.

Other symbols: SJM
16 days ago - Fox Business

Smucker is buying Twinkies maker Hostess for $5.6 billion

Hostess, the maker of Twinkies and Ho Hos, is being purchased by J.M. Smucker in a $5.6 billion deal.

Other symbols: SJM
16 days ago - CNN Business

Jelly giant Smucker's to buy Twinkie maker Hostess in $5.6 billion deal

JM Smucker announced on Monday that it will acquire Hostess Brands in a $5.6 billion stock and cash transaction set to close by April 2024.

Other symbols: SJM
16 days ago - New York Post

Here are the 16 stocks Jim Cramer is watching, including Twinkie deal, auto strike risk

Here are some of the tickers on my radar for Monday, Sept. 11, taken directly from my reporter's notebook.

16 days ago - CNBC

Smuckers Buying Hostess Brands Iin $5.6 Billion Snack Food Deal

The maker of Twinkies is being sold to the owner of brands like Folgers, Jif and Dunkin.

Other symbols: SJM
16 days ago - Forbes

J.M. Smucker to Buy Twinkies Maker Hostess for $4.6 Billion

The sale caps a remarkable turnaround for Hostess, which has been through two Chapter 11 bankruptcies.

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16 days ago - WSJ

TWNK STOCK ALERT: Halper Sadeh LLC Is Investigating Whether the Sale of Hostess Brands, Inc. Is Fair to Shareholders

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Halper Sadeh LLC, an investor rights law firm, is investigating whether the sale of Hostess Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWNK) to The J.M. Smucker Co. for $30.00 in cash and 0.0300...

16 days ago - Business Wire

Jelly Filled Twinkies? Smucker's Looks To Buy Hostess

Those gains ended a three and four day losing streak for the S&P and Nasdaq Composite, respectively.

Other symbols: SJM
16 days ago - Forbes