Investors sold shares of Mondelez International Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) on strength during trading hours on Thursday. $26.49 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $117.42 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $90.93 million out of the stock. Of all equities tracked, Mondelez International had the 0th highest net out-flow for the day. Mondelez International traded up $0.01 for the day and closed at $45.18

A number of equities analysts have commented on the stock. Vetr lowered shares of Mondelez International from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $44.67 price target on the stock. in a research report on Tuesday, March 29th. Credit Suisse Group AG restated an “outperform” rating and issued a $48.00 price target on shares of Mondelez International in a research report on Thursday, April 7th. BMO Capital Markets restated an “outperform” rating on shares of Mondelez International in a research report on Friday, July 15th. Susquehanna restated a “hold” rating and issued a $46.00 price target on shares of Mondelez International in a research report on Thursday, June 30th. Finally, Bank of America Corp. restated a “buy” rating and issued a $48.00 price target (up from $45.00) on shares of Mondelez International in a research report on Friday, April 15th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and thirteen have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $45.79.

The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $44.69 and a 200-day moving average price of $42.52. The firm has a market capitalization of $70.04 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 9.72.

Mondelez International (NASDAQ:MDLZ) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, April 27th. The company reported $0.48 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.39 by $0.09. The firm earned $6.50 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.44 billion. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.41 earnings per share. Mondelez International’s quarterly revenue was down 16.8% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that Mondelez International Inc. will post $1.83 EPS for the current year.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, July 14th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 30th were issued a $0.17 dividend. This represents a $0.68 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, June 28th.

Other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Ironsides Asset Advisors LLC raised its position in Mondelez International by 0.5% in the fourth quarter. Ironsides Asset Advisors LLC now owns 48,664 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,183,000 after buying an additional 237 shares in the last quarter. Twin Capital Management Inc. raised its position in Mondelez International by 0.5% in the fourth quarter. Twin Capital Management Inc. now owns 53,581 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,403,000 after buying an additional 270 shares in the last quarter. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS raised its position in Mondelez International by 0.3% in the fourth quarter. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS now owns 103,829 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,656,000 after buying an additional 302 shares in the last quarter. Everett Harris & Co. CA raised its position in Mondelez International by 1.1% in the fourth quarter. Everett Harris & Co. CA now owns 28,871 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,295,000 after buying an additional 325 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. raised its position in Mondelez International by 0.8% in the fourth quarter. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc. now owns 58,986 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,644,000 after buying an additional 451 shares in the last quarter.

Mondelez International, Inc is a snack company. The Company manufactures and markets snack food and beverage products for consumers in approximately 165 countries around the world. The Company operates through five segments: Latin America; Asia Pacific; Eastern Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EEMEA); Europe, and North America.

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