Notable Hit 1: (HRL:NYSE) On Thursday August 31, 2023 Hormel Foods Corporation (HRL) posted revenues of $2.963 bn missing the mean analyst estimates of $3.07 bn and in the same direction as Advan's forecasted sales. The revenue decreased 2.3% YoY- following Advan's foot traffic data decrease of 4.3% YoY at its production facilities in Q2 2023 fiscal. As a result the stock closed down 2.7% from previous close. Advan's footfall data has a correlation of 0.92 on a YoY basis with HRL's top-line revenue over the last 16 quarters.
Advan is the leader in the financial and real estate industries, enabling participants to analyze foot traffic data across multiple sectors, including retail, hospitality, consumer services, energy, technology, healthcare, REITS, financials and others. Advan derives its datasets using multi parameter models that analyze cellphone location data crossed with curated geofenced areas.
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