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B&G Foods, Inc. (BGS)

Equity · Currency in USD · Last updated Jun 23, 2022

Company Info

SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryPackaged Foods

Trading Data

Previous Close$23.75
Year Range$21.50 - $33.48
EMA (50)$24.24
EMA (200)$27.17
Average Volume$1.14M
Market Capitalization$1.64B

BGSShare Price Chart

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The chart shows the growth of $10,000 invested in B&G Foods, Inc. on Jan 5, 2010 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly $50,429 for a total return of roughly 404.29%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.

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BGSReturns in periods

Returns over 1 year are annualized


BGSMonthly Returns Heatmap

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BGSSharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current B&G Foods, Inc. Sharpe ratio is -0.78. A negative Sharpe ratio means that the risk-free rate is higher than the portfolio's return. This value does not convey any meaningful information.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.

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BGSDividend History

B&G Foods, Inc. granted a 8.00% dividend yield in the last twelve months. The annual payout for that period amounted to $1.90 per share.


Dividend yield


BGSDrawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.

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BGSWorst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the B&G Foods, Inc.. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the B&G Foods, Inc. is 71.64%, recorded on Mar 12, 2020. It took 221 trading sessions for the portfolio to recover.



To Bottom


To Recover



-71.64%Aug 1, 2016910Mar 12, 2020221Jan 27, 20211131
-43.41%Jan 28, 2021332May 20, 2022
-23.47%Jul 6, 201163Oct 3, 201120Oct 31, 201183
-23.34%Oct 18, 2013246Oct 9, 2014228Sep 4, 2015474
-19.33%Feb 26, 201639Apr 21, 20166Apr 29, 201645
-14.16%Sep 21, 201238Nov 15, 201239Jan 14, 201377
-13.06%Jan 28, 201356Apr 17, 201340Jun 13, 201396
-11.64%Dec 28, 201172Apr 11, 201235May 31, 2012107
-10.05%Nov 30, 201524Jan 4, 201634Feb 23, 201658
-9.57%Jan 20, 201013Feb 5, 20107Feb 17, 201020

BGSVolatility Chart

Current B&G Foods, Inc. volatility is 32.92%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.

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