A leader in natural food and personal care product categories
with an extensive portfolio of well-known brands and strong
The Hain Celestial Group, Inc.
) is poised to surge as the economy gradually revives and the
demand for organic food increases.
Hain Celestial's strategic investments coupled with continued
efforts to contain costs, increase productivity and enhance cash
flows and margins enabled it to deliver healthy results. The
company, which competes with
General Mills Inc.
), expects to sustain strong momentum as it is well positioned to
capitalize on the growing global demand for organic products
through acquisitions, which has been a key strategy in building
Hain Celestial, through strategic opportunities, constantly
endeavors to expand its footprint in organic and natural products
and in turn, "Change the Way the World Eats". Its latest attempt is
the acquisition of Tilda Limited, a renowned name in Basmati rice
and Rudi's Organic Bakery, one of the leading organic and
Earlier, the company had acquired leading packaged grocery
brands - Hartley's, Gale's, Robertson's, Frank Cooper's and Sun-Pat
- from Premier Foods plc. The company also acquired Ella's Kitchen
Group Limited that offers organic baby food products under
approximately 80 brands and provides them in easy to carry
We believe that going forward, the company will remain focused
on increased productivity and efficient pricing. Moreover, Hain
Celestial has undertaken a number of initiatives to improve its
performance and positioned itself on the growth trajectory. The
company's Stock Keeping Unit (SKU) rationalization program has
helped eliminate SKUs, which had lower sales volume or weak
Hain Celestial currently holds a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).
Other Stocks that Warrant a Look
Other stocks worth considering include
Treehouse Foods, Inc.
Inventure Foods, Inc.
), both carrying a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).
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