Investors sold shares of Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) on strength during trading hours on Monday. $27.59 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $72.90 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $45.31 million out of the stock. Of all equities tracked, Mondelez International had the 14th highest net out-flow for the day. Mondelez International traded up $0.16 for the day and closed at $44.43

MDLZ has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upped their target price on shares of Mondelez International from $45.00 to $47.00 and gave the stock a “$41.68” rating in a research note on Monday, July 23rd. ValuEngine lowered shares of Mondelez International from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 24th. BidaskClub lowered shares of Mondelez International from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 26th. UBS Group upped their target price on shares of Mondelez International from $50.00 to $51.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 26th. Finally, DZ Bank upgraded shares of Mondelez International from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, July 27th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $49.17.

The company has a current ratio of 0.56, a quick ratio of 0.38 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.58. The company has a market capitalization of $64.36 billion, a PE ratio of 20.76, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.02 and a beta of 0.75.

Mondelez International (NASDAQ:MDLZ) last posted its earnings results on Monday, October 29th. The company reported $0.62 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.61 by $0.01. Mondelez International had a net margin of 12.46% and a return on equity of 13.71%. The firm had revenue of $6.29 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $6.32 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.57 EPS. The business’s revenue was down 3.7% compared to the same quarter last year. As a group, equities analysts expect that Mondelez International Inc will post 2.43 earnings per share for the current year.

In related news, EVP Daniel P. Myers sold 27,963 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, September 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $43.44, for a total value of $1,214,712.72. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, EVP Maurizio Brusadelli sold 7,381 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of $43.74, for a total transaction of $322,844.94. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 73,959 shares in the company, valued at $3,234,966.66. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 2.00% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of MDLZ. Honkamp Krueger Financial Services Inc. lifted its holdings in Mondelez International by 23.5% during the third quarter. Honkamp Krueger Financial Services Inc. now owns 6,129 shares of the company’s stock valued at $263,000 after purchasing an additional 1,165 shares during the last quarter. Utah Retirement Systems lifted its holdings in Mondelez International by 0.4% during the third quarter. Utah Retirement Systems now owns 269,423 shares of the company’s stock valued at $11,575,000 after purchasing an additional 1,200 shares during the last quarter. Beck Mack & Oliver LLC lifted its holdings in Mondelez International by 19.1% during the second quarter. Beck Mack & Oliver LLC now owns 7,637 shares of the company’s stock valued at $313,000 after purchasing an additional 1,225 shares during the last quarter. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund lifted its holdings in Mondelez International by 0.8% during the second quarter. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund now owns 164,874 shares of the company’s stock valued at $6,760,000 after purchasing an additional 1,260 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Usca Ria LLC lifted its holdings in Mondelez International by 8.2% during the third quarter. Usca Ria LLC now owns 16,640 shares of the company’s stock valued at $715,000 after purchasing an additional 1,262 shares during the last quarter. 75.92% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

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Mondelez International Company Profile (NASDAQ:MDLZ)

Mondelez International, Inc, through its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets snack food and beverage products worldwide. It offers biscuits, including cookies, crackers, and salted snacks; chocolates; gums and candies; coffee and powdered beverages; and cheese and grocery products. The company's primary snack brand portfolio includes Nabisco, Oreo, LU, and belVita biscuits; Cadbury, Milka, Cadbury Dairy Milk, and Toblerone chocolates; Trident gums; Halls candies; and Tang powdered beverages.

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