Limoneira Co Company Profile (NASDAQ:LMNR)

About Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR)

Limoneira Co logoLimoneira Company is engaged in agribusiness and real estate development. The Company's operations consist of fruit production, sales and marketing, rental operations, real estate development and capital investment activities. The Company's segments include lemon operations, other agribusiness, rental operations and real estate development. The Company has three business divisions: agribusiness, rental operations and real estate development. The Company operates its packinghouses in Santa Paula, California and Yuma, Arizona. The Company's water resources include water rights, usage rights and pumping rights to the water in aquifers. The Company's agribusiness includes farming, harvesting, lemon packing and lemon sales operations. The rental operations division includes residential and commercial rentals, leased land operations and organic recycling. The real estate development division includes developable land parcels, multi-family housing and single-family homes.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Agriculture Support Services
  • Sub-Industry: Agricultural Products
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:LMNR
  • CUSIP: 53274610
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $332.17 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 14,405,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $22.87
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $21.50
  • 52 Week Range: $16.39 - $24.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 39.60
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 36.59
  • P/E Growth: 1.74
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $124.91 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.66
  • Book Value: $9.62 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.40
  • Annual Dividend: $0.22
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
  • EBITDA: $21.73 million
  • Net Margins: 7.42%
  • Return on Equity: 6.64%
  • Return on Assets: 2.69%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.70%
  • Current Ratio: 0.74%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.61%
  • Average Volume: 27,123 shs.
  • Beta: 0.89
  • Short Ratio: 11.66

Frequently Asked Questions for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR)

What is Limoneira Co's stock symbol?

Limoneira Co trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LMNR."

How often does Limoneira Co pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Limoneira Co?

Limoneira Co announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, September 27th. Investors of record on Monday, October 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.055 per share on Tuesday, October 17th. This represents a $0.22 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.95%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 5th. View Limoneira Co's Dividend History.

How were Limoneira Co's earnings last quarter?

Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR) released its earnings results on Monday, September, 11th. The company reported $0.52 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.53 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $40.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $37.94 million. Limoneira Co had a return on equity of 6.64% and a net margin of 7.42%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 1.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.71 earnings per share. View Limoneira Co's Earnings History.

When will Limoneira Co make its next earnings announcement?

Limoneira Co is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January, 9th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Limoneira Co.

What guidance has Limoneira Co issued on next quarter's earnings?

Limoneira Co issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Monday, September, 11th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.51-0.55 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.55.

Where is Limoneira Co's stock going? Where will Limoneira Co's stock price be in 2017?

2 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Limoneira Co's shares. Their predictions range from $26.00 to $26.50. On average, they expect Limoneira Co's share price to reach $26.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Limoneira Co.

Who are some of Limoneira Co's key competitors?

Who are Limoneira Co's key executives?

Limoneira Co's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Gordon E. Kimball, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Harold S. Edwards, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Robert M. Sawyer, Independent Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Joseph D. Rumley, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, Corporate Secretary
  • Alex M. Teague, Senior Vice President
  • Lecil E. Cole, Director
  • Elizabeth Blanchard Chess, Independent Director
  • John W. H. Merriman, Independent Director
  • Ronald L. Michaelis, Independent Director
  • Donald R. Rudkin, Independent Director

How do I buy Limoneira Co stock?

Shares of Limoneira Co can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Limoneira Co's stock price today?

One share of Limoneira Co stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.05.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ LMNR)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  89 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  85 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  174
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Limoneira Co and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $26.25 (13.88% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Price Target History for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Analysts' Ratings History for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/7/2017Roth CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$26.50HighView Rating Details
1/11/2017Lake Street CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$22.00 -> $26.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Earnings by Quarter for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Earnings History by Quarter for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ LMNR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
9/11/2017Q3 2017$0.53$0.52$37.94 million$40.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/8/2017Q2 2017$0.18$0.24$33.31 million$36.89 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/13/2017Q1 2017($0.18)($0.16)$24.64 million$28.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/10/2017Q416($0.06)($0.01)$15.40 million$19.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/8/2016Q316$0.62$0.71$37.69 million$39.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/9/2016Q216$0.20$0.08$28.40 million$27.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/10/2016Q116($0.09)($0.29)$23.82 million$25.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/11/2016Q415($0.12)$0.04$12.47 million$14.21 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/9/2015Q315$0.43$0.36$26.05 million$29.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/9/2015Q215$0.14$0.17$25.66 million$28.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2015Q1($0.09)($0.11)$25.85 million$28.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/12/2015Q414($0.07)($0.21)$15.37 million$16.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/9/2014Q214$0.40$0.61$24.85 million$36.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/9/2014Q2 14$0.13$0.15$26.46 million$24.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2014Q1 14($0.16)($0.09)$15.93 million$25.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/13/2014Q4 13$0.44($0.08)$17.64 million$14.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/9/2013Q313$0.44$0.49$30.60 million$29.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.46
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173($0.22)($0.13)($0.17)
Q2 20173$0.12$0.20$0.17
Q3 20173$0.50$0.58$0.53
Q4 20173($0.15)($0.02)($0.07)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Most Recent Dividend:10/17/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.22
Dividend Yield:0.95%
Payout Ratio:37.29% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
42.31% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
34.92% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR)

Dividend History by Quarter for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ LMNR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 26.51%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/5/2017Harold S EdwardsInsiderSell6,652$23.00$152,996.00View SEC Filing  
10/2/2017Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$23.58$35,370.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2017Elizabeth Blanchard ChessDirectorSell494$24.00$11,856.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2017Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$22.19$33,285.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2017Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$22.70$34,050.00View SEC Filing  
7/3/2017Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$23.44$35,160.00View SEC Filing  
6/28/2017Elizabeth Blanchard ChessDirectorSell3,506$23.43$82,145.58View SEC Filing  
6/8/2017Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$20.00$30,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2017Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$20.26$30,390.00View SEC Filing  
4/3/2017Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$20.37$30,555.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2017Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell3,000$20.00$60,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/3/2017Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$21.17$31,755.00View SEC Filing  
12/27/2016Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell3,000$20.00$60,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/20/2016John W.H. MerrimanDirectorSell9,867$19.54$192,801.18View SEC Filing  
4/14/2016John W BlanchardDirectorSell791$15.25$12,062.75View SEC Filing  
4/11/2016John W.H. MerrimanDirectorSell2,338$14.78$34,555.64View SEC Filing  
4/6/2016John W BlanchardDirectorSell900$15.25$13,725.00View SEC Filing  
3/31/2016John W BlanchardDirectorSell600$15.25$9,150.00View SEC Filing  
9/14/2015Keith W RenkenDirectorBuy1,000$16.46$16,460.00View SEC Filing  
7/10/2015John W BlanchardDirectorSell1,320$20.55$27,126.00View SEC Filing  
7/7/2015Keith W RenkenDirectorBuy500$21.00$10,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2015Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$22.10$33,150.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,294$22.24$28,778.56View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$22.84$34,260.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$22.00$33,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015John W.H. MerrimanDirectorSell1,436$22.81$32,755.16View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$22.00$33,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$22.00$33,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/20/2015Keith W RenkenDirectorBuy1,100$20.23$22,253.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2015Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$24.95$37,425.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$25.52$38,280.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014John W BlanchardDirectorSell1,000$25.50$25,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014John W BlanchardDirectorSell2,000$25.00$50,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$23.51$35,265.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2014John W BlanchardDirectorSell2,000$25.00$50,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$24.36$36,540.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$22.00$33,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$22.00$33,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$23.23$34,845.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014John W BlanchardDirectorSell2,000$23.00$46,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell1,500$22.81$34,215.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2014Alan M TeagueDirectorSell29,900$22.66$677,534.00View SEC Filing  
4/17/2014John W.H. MerrimanDirectorSell1,591$22.26$35,415.66View SEC Filing  
4/9/2014John W BlanchardDirectorSell2,000$21.90$43,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/31/2014Keith W RenkenDirectorBuy1,000$23.02$23,020.00View SEC Filing  
3/27/2014Lecil E ColeDirectorBuy50,000$22.73$1,136,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2014Alex M TeagueSVPSell8,450$21.88$184,886.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2013Alex M TeagueSVPSell7,837$23.60$184,953.20View SEC Filing  
2/14/2013Allan M PinkertonDirectorBuy1,000$18.50$18,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2012Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell2,517$18.01$45,331.17View SEC Filing  
8/21/2012Ronald L MichaelisDirectorSell3,204$18.00$57,672.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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