Limoneira Company Company Profile (NASDAQ:LMNR)

About Limoneira Company (NASDAQ:LMNR)

Limoneira Company 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: Farm Products
  • Sub-Industry: Agricultural Products
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:LMNR
  • CUSIP: 53274610
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $264.79 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 14,236,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $19.66
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $19.14
  • 52 Week Range: $15.60 - $21.78
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 28.66
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 31.00
  • P/E Growth: 1.84
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $114.89 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.30
  • Book Value: $8.67 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.15
  • Annual Dividend: $0.22
  • Dividend Yield: 1.2%
  • EBIDTA: $18.11 million
  • Net Margins: 7.21%
  • Return on Equity: 6.03%
  • Return on Assets: 2.47%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.70%
  • Current Ratio: 0.78%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.62%
  • Average Volume: 33,986 shs.
  • Beta: 0.93
  • Short Ratio: 7.58

Frequently Asked Questions for Limoneira Company (NASDAQ:LMNR)

What is Limoneira Company's stock symbol?

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

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

Limoneira Company declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 29th. Shareholders of record on Sunday, April 9th will be given a dividend of $0.055 per share on Tuesday, April 18th. This represents a $0.22 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.18%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, April 5th. This is an increase from Limoneira Company's previous quarterly dividend of $0.05. View Limoneira Company's Dividend History.

How were Limoneira Company's earnings last quarter?

Limoneira Company (NASDAQ:LMNR) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, March, 13th. The company reported ($0.16) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.18) by $0.02. The business earned $28.10 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $24.64 million. Limoneira Company had a net margin of 7.21% and a return on equity of 6.03%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 12.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned ($0.29) earnings per share. View Limoneira Company's Earnings History.

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

Limoneira Company issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Monday, March, 13th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.48-0.52 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.41.

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

1 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Limoneira Company's shares. Their predictions range from $26.00 to $26.00. On average, they anticipate Limoneira Company's share price to reach $26.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Limoneira Company.

Who are some of Limoneira Company's key competitors?

Who owns Limoneira Company stock?

Limoneira Company's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (3.44%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (1.52%), First Wilshire Securities Management Inc. (1.00%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.98%), Teton Advisors Inc. (0.96%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.62%). Company insiders that own Limoneira Company stock include John W Blanchard, John WH Merriman, Keith W Renken and Ronald L Michaelis. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Limoneira Company.

Who sold Limoneira Company stock? Who is selling Limoneira Company stock?

Limoneira Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan Chase & Co., New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Everett Harris & Co. CA, Nationwide Fund Advisors and Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY. Company insiders that have sold Limoneira Company stock in the last year include John WH Merriman and Ronald L Michaelis. View Insider Buying and Selling for Limoneira Company.

Who bought Limoneira Company stock? Who is buying Limoneira Company stock?

Limoneira Company's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Wilshire Securities Management Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Teton Advisors Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Geode Capital Management LLC, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and Teachers Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Limoneira Company.

How do I buy Limoneira Company stock?

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

How much does a share of Limoneira Company stock cost?

One share of Limoneira Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.60.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Limoneira Company (NASDAQ:LMNR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $26.00 (39.78% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Limoneira Company (NASDAQ:LMNR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/11/2017Lake Street CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$22.00 -> $26.00N/AView Rating Details
3/12/2016Roth CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
10/19/2015Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$23.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Limoneira Company (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Earnings by Quarter for Limoneira Company (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Earnings History by Quarter for Limoneira Company (NASDAQ:LMNR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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 Company (NASDAQ:LMNR)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.47
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$0.54
Q4 20173($0.15)($0.02)($0.07)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Limoneira Company (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Most Recent Dividend:4/18/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.22
Dividend Yield:1.18%
Payout Ratio:44.90% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
43.14% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
36.67% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Limoneira Company (NASDAQ:LMNR)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Limoneira Company (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 24.25%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Limoneira Company (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Limoneira Company (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Limoneira Company (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)


Headline Trends for Limoneira Company (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Latest Headlines for Limoneira Company (NASDAQ:LMNR)
DateHeadline logoLimoneira (LMNR) Announces New Energy-Saving Project with Tesla (TSLA) - May 22 at 5:42 PM logoLimoneira and Tesla Power up to Save Energy Costs - May 22 at 10:20 AM logo$32.12 Million in Sales Expected for Limoneira Company (LMNR) This Quarter - May 13 at 8:00 AM logoLimoneira Company (LMNR) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.17 Per Share - May 11 at 6:28 PM logoLimoneira Company (LMNR) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Shows - May 4 at 2:28 PM logoLimoneira Company (LMNR) Director Ronald L. Michaelis Sells 1,500 Shares - May 3 at 11:30 PM logoLimoneira Company (LMNR) Receiving Somewhat Critical Press Coverage, Study Finds - April 26 at 1:26 PM logoLimoneira Company (LMNR) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 23 at 10:01 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Limoneira Company (LMNR) Will Post Earnings of $0.17 Per Share - April 20 at 10:18 PM logoLimoneira Co. : LMNR-US: Dividend Analysis : April 09th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 14, 2017 - April 14 at 6:10 PM logoWill Archer Daniels' Growth Efforts Help Sustain Momentum? - April 11 at 6:16 PM logoEarnings Estimates Moving Higher for Limoneira (LMNR): Time to Buy? - April 7 at 10:51 AM logoInsider Selling: Limoneira Company (LMNR) Director Sells 1,500 Shares of Stock - April 3 at 8:25 PM logoFeltl & Co. Research Analysts Boost Earnings Estimates for Limoneira Company (LMNR) - April 3 at 8:56 AM logoLIMONEIRA CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; - March 31 at 6:21 PM logoLimoneira Company (LMNR) Increases Dividend to $0.06 Per Share - March 30 at 7:47 AM logoLimoneira Is More Than Just Lemons - March 17 at 6:30 PM logoFeltl & Co. Weighs in on Limoneira Company’s Q2 2017 Earnings (LMNR) - March 15 at 11:36 AM logoLimoneira's (LMNR) CEO Harold Edwards on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - March 14 at 11:22 AM logoLimoneira Company (LMNR) Announces Earnings Results - March 13 at 9:22 PM logoLimoneira Company Announces First Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Financial Results - March 13 at 6:04 PM logoLIMONEIRA CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report - March 13 at 6:04 PM logoLimoneira Company (LMNR) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance - March 13 at 5:57 PM logoQ1 2017 Limoneira Co Earnings Release - After Market Close - March 13 at 10:32 AM logoLimoneira Company (LMNR) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research - March 11 at 12:33 PM logoLimoneira Company (LMNR) to Release Earnings on Monday - March 11 at 12:43 AM logoLimoneira to Present at the 29th Annual ROTH Conference - March 7 at 10:41 AM logoLimoneira to Announce First Quarter Year 2017 Financial Results on March 13, 2017 - March 6 at 8:45 AM logoLimoneira Expands Global Presence with Strategic Acquisition in Chile - February 27 at 6:17 PM logoLIMONEIRA CO Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year - January 25 at 7:44 PM logoLIMONEIRA CO Financials - January 14 at 6:23 PM logoEdited Transcript of LMNR earnings conference call or presentation 10-Jan-17 9:30pm GMT - January 11 at 5:27 AM logoQ4 2016 Limoneira Co Earnings Release - After Market Close - January 11 at 12:11 AM logoLIMONEIRA CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition - January 11 at 12:11 AM logoLimoneira Company Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Results - January 11 at 12:11 AM logoLIMONEIRA CO Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - January 11 at 12:11 AM logoLimoneira to Present at the 2017 ICR Conference - January 3 at 11:08 AM logo8:33 am Limoneira increases quarterly dividend to $0.055/share from $0.05/share - December 16 at 6:55 PM logoTop Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for October 31st - October 31 at 12:35 PM logoLIMONEIRA CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers - September 28 at 5:44 PM logoWhy Limoneira (LMNR) Stock Might be a Great Pick - September 20 at 11:04 AM logoMarket Has Not Yet Noticed Potential in Limoneira (LMNR); Have You? - September 15 at 9:18 AM logoInteresting Stocks To Watch: Sept. 9 - FNSR, MCFT, EGAN, KFY, LMNR - September 9 at 10:42 AM logoLimoneira Company Announces Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Results - September 8 at 5:48 PM logoQ3 2016 Limoneira Co Earnings Release - After Market Close - September 8 at 9:49 AM logoLIMONEIRA CO Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits - August 26 at 5:46 PM logoLimoneira (LMNR) Says FY16 Avocado Sales Outpaced Views; Guides FY16 EPS Midpoint Above Expectations - August 26 at 8:58 AM logoLimoneira (LMNR) Says Not Affected by California Wildfires; Reaffirms FY16 Outlook - August 22 at 6:00 PM logo4:10 pm Limoneira says it is not being affected by the current wildfires in California, reaffirms FY16 outlook - August 22 at 6:00 PM logoLimoneira Company Announces Back to the Future - Adds Oranges and Specialty Citrus Varieties to ONE WORLD OF CITRUS™ Model - July 21 at 8:30 AM



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