Lifeway Foods Company Profile (NASDAQ:LWAY)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Lifeway Foods (NASDAQ:LWAY) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $14.00 (40.14% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Lifeway Foods (NASDAQ:LWAY)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
12/11/2015DA DavidsonInitiated CoverageBuy$14.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/18/2015Imperial CapitalUpgradeIn-Line -> Outperform$17.00 -> $22.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Lifeway Foods (NASDAQ:LWAY)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
9/29/2016        
5/10/2016Q116$0.09$0.04$30.63 million$32.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/15/2016Q4$0.05$0.02$29.95 million$29.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/9/2015Q315$0.02$0.05$30.50 million$29.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/1/2015Q215$0.11$0.01$29.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/11/2014$0.01$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/12/2014Q114$0.05$0.04$30.58 million$32.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/31/2014Q413$0.08($0.03)$23.42 million$28.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/14/2013Q3$0.10$0.10$23.14 million$26.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/14/2013Q2 2013$0.14$0.09$25.27 million$25.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/15/2013Q1 2013$0.09$0.14$24.92 million$24.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/14/2012Q312$0.10$0.09$20.77 million$22.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Lifeway Foods (NASDAQ:LWAY)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.03$0.03$0.03
Q2 20162$0.02$0.06$0.04
Q3 20162$0.02$0.06$0.04
Q4 20162$0.08$0.09$0.09
Q1 20172$0.05$0.11$0.08
Q2 20172$0.05$0.12$0.09
Q3 20172$0.04$0.14$0.09
Q4 20172$0.06$0.13$0.10
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Lifeway Foods (NASDAQ:LWAY)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/21/2013annual$0.080.44%5/29/20135/31/20136/28/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Lifeway Foods (NASDAQ:LWAY)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
2/4/2016Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell8,000$12.05$96,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/8/2016Edward SmolyanskyCOOSell30,000$11.25$337,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/17/2014Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell30,000$18.64$559,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/16/2014Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell5,700$18.30$104,310.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/15/2014Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell16,097$19.04$306,486.88View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/22/2014Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell15,000$14.28$214,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/3/2014Edward SmolyanskyCFOSell4,000$13.00$52,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/3/2014Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell12,000$13.00$156,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/23/2013Edward SmolyanskyCFOSell6,808$15.50$105,524.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/10/2013Edward SmolyanskyCFOSell4,000$15.01$60,040.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/29/2013Edward SmolyanskyCFOSell6,000$18.32$109,920.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/19/2013Julie SmolyanskyCEOSell10,000$18.83$188,300.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/12/2013Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell13,678$17.47$238,954.66View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/10/2013Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell6,322$17.23$108,928.06View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/19/2013Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell1,000$17.11$17,110.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/3/2013Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell9,900$17.33$171,567.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/30/2013Julie SmolyanskyCEOSell10,050$17.33$174,166.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/24/2013Julie SmolyanskyCEOSell14,950$17.44$260,728.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Lifeway Foods (NASDAQ:LWAY)
DateHeadline
07/21/16 01:13 PMETF’s with exposure to Lifeway Foods, Inc. : July 21, 2016 -
06/23/16 11:16 AMLIFEWAY FOODS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders -
06/16/16 03:17 PMLIFEWAY FOODS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events -
06/16/16 08:00 AMQ&A-CEO injects philanthropy into family's culture of money -
06/09/16 03:59 PMLifeway Foods, Inc. to Present at the Oppenheimer 16th Annual Consumer Conference - [at noodls] - Morton Grove, IL - June 9, 2016 - Lifeway Foods, Inc., (Nasdaq: LWAY), the leading U.S. supplier of kefir cultured dairy products, today announced that John Waldron, Chief Financial Officer, will present ...
05/23/16 12:27 PMLifeway Foods, Inc. :LWAY-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : May 23, 2016 -
02/26/16 01:38 PMLifeway Foods Inc. (LWAY) - Lifeway Foods, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells probiotic, cultured, and functional dairy health food products. Its primary products include kefir, a dairy beverage in various flavors for use as a breakfast meal or a snack, or ...
02/12/16 12:39 PMLifeway Teams With Designer Cynthia Rowley to Launch New Limited-Edition Flavor - [GlobeNewswire] - MORTON GROVE, Ill., Feb. 12, 2016-- Spring will bring two firsts for leading kefir supplier Lifeway Foods, Inc.: its first limited-edition spring flavor with the release of Hibiscus Rhubarb Pie Kefir, ...
01/14/16 03:45 PMLifeway Honors Chicago Developer Jay Michael With Sponsorship of Probiotic Kefir Treats at Northwestern Medicine® - [GlobeNewswire] - MORTON GROVE, Ill., Jan. 14, 2016-- Lifeway Foods, Inc., the leading U.S. supplier of kefir cultured dairy products, announced today their donation to Northwestern Medicine ® to fulfill the wishes of former ...
12/28/15 07:31 AMWhy Lifeway Foods (LWAY) Stock Might be a Great Pick -
12/24/15 09:52 AMLifeway Foods, Inc. Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2015 By the Numbers -
12/18/15 12:27 PMLIFEWAY FOODS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Submission of Matters to a Vote of S -
12/16/15 07:45 AMSurging Earnings Estimates Signal Good News for Lifeway Foods (LWAY) -
12/08/15 12:17 PMLIFEWAY FOODS INC Financials -
11/20/15 08:00 AMLifeway Foods Joins BMO Harris Bank Magnificent Mile Lights Festival with ProBugs-themed Float - [PR Newswire] - Lifeway team members will be in the giving spirit, passing out samples of ProBugs Blast organic kefir to parade attendees. Available in four fabulous flavors, Cherry Lime Supernova, Grape Galaxy, Strawberry Kiwi Comet, and Peach Mango Moon, ProBugs Blast are 99 percent lactose-free, naturally gluten-free and made with USDA-certified organic milk. "Having access to not just enough food, but enough high-quality, nourishing food is crucial for physical and mental growth and development," said Lifeway CEO and President Julie Smolyansky.
11/16/15 02:33 PMStratford School Adds Lifeway Organic Kefir To Menu - [PR Newswire] - Stratford School is an accelerated private independent school that offers advanced preschool, transitional kindergarten, elementary and middle school programs on 18 campuses in northern California and will expand to the Los Angeles area in 2016. The private school's operations group selected Lifeway's Cherry Lime Supernova and Strawberry Kiwi Comet ProBugs Blast varieties as additions to their snack offerings because the line fits their mission of offering healthy foods during several snack breaks every day. Stratford's adoption is the result of a Lifeway initiative to place ProBugs products in schools.
11/10/15 02:26 AMLifeway Foods, Inc. Announces Results for the Third Quarter Ended September 30, 2015 - [at noodls] - 0479ba07-8e50-4572-8157-027dca0b57d1.pdf Morton Grove, IL - November 9, 2015 - Lifeway Foods, Inc., (Nasdaq: LWAY), the leading U.S. supplier of kefir cultured dairy products, today reported financial ...
11/09/15 05:19 PMLifeway posts 3Q profit -
11/09/15 03:21 PMLIFEWAY FOODS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibit -

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About Lifeway Foods

Lifeway Foods logoLifeway Foods, Inc. (Lifeway) is engaged in the manufacturing of probiotic, cultured, functional dairy health food products. The Company is engaged in the sale of fermented dairy products, which are produced and are sold to consumers through a network of distributors and retailers in the United States. Through its distributors, the Company also sells its products to retailers in Mexico, Costa Rica, Dubai, Hong Kong, China and the Caribbean. The Company's primary product is kefir, a dairy beverage similar to but distinct from yogurt, in various flavors and in various package configurations. In addition to the drinkable products, Lifeway manufactures Lifeway Farmer Cheese, a line of various farmer cheeses. Kefir also serves as a base for lower-calorie dressings, dips, marinades, soups or sauces and as a basic ingredient in other home-prepared foods. Recipes are made available through the Company's Website. The Company also markets and sells its ProBugs line of drinkable kefir.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Food - Major Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Packaged Foods & Meats
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: LWAY
  • CUSIP: 53191410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $9.99
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $10.24
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $10.42
  • P/E Ratio: 82.56
  • P/E Growth: 4.84
  • Market Cap: $161.42M
  • Beta: 0.49
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.2 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.35 EPS
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