NASDAQ:EYE - National Vision Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $39.61 -0.39 (-0.98 %) (As of 11/16/2018 10:27 AM ET)Previous Close$40.00Today's Range$39.50 - $40.0652-Week Range$29.51 - $46.63Volume176,235 shsAverage Volume416,930 shsMarket Capitalization$3.10 billionP/E Ratio74.74Dividend YieldN/ABetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email National Vision Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an optical retailer primarily in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Owned & Host and Legacy. It offers eyeglasses and contact lenses under the America's Best, Eyeglass World, Walmart Vision Center, Vista Optical Fred Meyer, and Vista Optical Military brand stores, as well as provides optometric services. As of December 30, 2017, the company operated 1,013 retail stores across 5 brands, as well as 18 consumer Websites. National Vision Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1990 and is based in Duluth, Georgia. Receive EYE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for EYE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Ophthalmic goods Sub-IndustryN/A SectorMedical Current SymbolNASDAQ:EYE Previous SymbolNYSE:EYE CUSIPN/A Webwww.nationalvision.com Phone770-822-3600 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.78 Current Ratio1.05 Quick Ratio0.55 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio74.74 Forward P/E Ratio67.14 P/E Growth3.61 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.38 billion Price / Sales2.17 Cash Flow$1.3077 per share Price / Cash30.29 Book Value$8.84 per share Price / Book4.48 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.53 Net Income$45.82 million Net Margins4.83% Return on Equity7.33% Return on Assets3.16% Miscellaneous Employees10,902 Outstanding Shares75,470,000Market Cap$3.10 billion OptionableOptionable National Vision (NASDAQ:EYE) Frequently Asked Questions What is National Vision's stock symbol? National Vision trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EYE." How were National Vision's earnings last quarter? National Vision Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:EYE) released its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 13th. The company reported $0.12 EPS for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.12. The business had revenue of $387.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $374.81 million. National Vision had a net margin of 4.83% and a return on equity of 7.33%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 11.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.10 EPS. View National Vision's Earnings History. When is National Vision's next earnings date? National Vision is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for National Vision. What price target have analysts set for EYE? 10 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for National Vision's stock. Their predictions range from $30.00 to $53.00. On average, they expect National Vision's share price to reach $44.1111 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for National Vision. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for National Vision? 10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National Vision in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for National Vision. Has National Vision been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about EYE stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. National Vision earned a media sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. Are investors shorting National Vision? National Vision saw a increase in short interest in October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,622,318 shares, an increase of 46.8% from the September 28th total of 1,786,375 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 486,658 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 5.4 days. Currently, 5.2% of the company's shares are sold short. View National Vision's Current Options Chain. Who are some of National Vision's key competitors? Some companies that are related to National Vision include SYSMEX Corp/ADR (SSMXY), Universal Health Services (UHS), Teleflex (TFX), IPSEN S A/S (IPSEY), OLYMPUS Corp/S (OCPNY), Hologic (HOLX), Straumann (SAUHF), Varian Medical Systems (VAR), Davita (DVA), Tilray (TLRY), SONOVA Hldg AG/ADR (SONVY), Sunny Optical Technology (Group) (SNPTF), Steris (STE), NMC HEALTH PLC/ADR (NMHLY) and Bausch Health Companies (BHC). Who are National Vision's key executives? National Vision's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Patrick R. Moore, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 54)Mr. Raymond J McAllister, Chief Operating Officer (Age 60)Mr. L. Reade Fahs, CEO & Director (Age 57)Mr. Chris Beasley, Sr. VP of Accounting & Controller (Age 48)Mr. John Vaught, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 65) When did National Vision IPO? (EYE) raised $300 million in an IPO on Thursday, October 26th 2017. The company issued 15,800,000 shares at $18.00-$20.00 per share. BofA Merrill Lynch, Goldman Sachs, Citigroup, KKR, Morgan Stanley, Jefferies, UBS Investment Bank and Wells Fargo Securities served as the underwriters for the IPO and Guggenheim Securities, Mizuho Securities and Macquarie Capital were co-managers. Who are National Vision's major shareholders? National Vision's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (13.13%), Select Equity Group L.P. (5.43%), BlackRock Inc. (4.25%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (2.12%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.11%) and Carillon Tower Advisers Inc. (1.84%). Company insiders that own National Vision stock include Berkshire Partners Holdings Ll, Chris Beasley, D Randolph Peeler, Fund Holdings Gp Ltd Kkr, Jeff Busbee, John Vaught, L Reade Fahs, Mitchell Goodman, Patrick R Moore, Raymond J Mcallister and Vision Aggregator LP Kkr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for National Vision. Which major investors are selling National Vision stock? EYE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Wasatch Advisors Inc., Loomis Sayles & Co. L P and Highbridge Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold National Vision company stock in the last year include Berkshire Partners Holdings Ll, Chris Beasley, D Randolph Peeler, Fund Holdings Gp Ltd Kkr, Jeff Busbee, John Vaught, L Reade Fahs, Mitchell Goodman, Patrick R Moore and Vision Aggregator LP Kkr. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Vision. Which major investors are buying National Vision stock? EYE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Select Equity Group L.P., FMR LLC, BlackRock Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Brown Advisory Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Eagle Asset Management Inc. and Point72 Asset Management L.P.. Company insiders that have bought National Vision stock in the last two years include Patrick R Moore and Raymond J Mcallister. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Vision. How do I buy shares of National Vision? Shares of EYE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is National Vision's stock price today? One share of EYE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $39.65. How big of a company is National Vision? National Vision has a market capitalization of $3.10 billion and generates $1.38 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $45.82 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.53 on an earnings per share basis. National Vision employs 10,902 workers across the globe. What is National Vision's official website? The official website for National Vision is http://www.nationalvision.com. How can I contact National Vision? National Vision's mailing address is 2435 COMMERCE AVENUE BLDG. 2200, DULUTH GA, 30096. The company can be reached via phone at 770-822-3600 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for National Vision (NASDAQ EYE)Community Ranking: 2.8 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 126 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 99 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 225MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about National Vision and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EYE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EYE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 11/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Are all No-Load Funds Equal?