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Smucker: Fiscal 2Q Earnings Snapshot

November 28, 2018

ORRVILLE, Ohio (AP) _ J.M. Smucker Co. (SJM) on Wednesday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $188.5 million.

The Orrville, Ohio-based company said it had net income of $1.66 per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were $2.17 per share.

The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $2.33 per share.

The food maker posted revenue of $2.02 billion in the period, which also missed Street forecasts. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $2.05 billion.

Smucker expects full-year earnings in the range of $8 to $8.20 per share, with revenue expected to be $7.9 billion.

Smucker shares have decreased 12 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 index has stayed nearly flat. The stock has decreased nearly 4 percent in the last 12 months.

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This story was generated by Automated Insights (http://automatedinsights.com/ap) using data from Zacks Investment Research. Access a Zacks stock report on SJM at https://www.zacks.com/ap/SJM

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