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: $320.67 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 14,405,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $21.89
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $19.74
  • 52 Week Range: $15.87 - $24.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.66
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 33.86
  • P/E Growth: 1.62
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $124.42 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.59
  • Book Value: $9.00 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.48
  • Annual Dividend: $0.22
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
  • EBIDTA: $22.57 million
  • Net Margins: 9.82%
  • Return on Equity: 9.09%
  • Return on Assets: 3.71%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.81%
  • Current Ratio: 0.93%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.85%
  • Average Volume: 34,719 shs.
  • Beta: 0.9
  • Short Ratio: 4.41
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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, June 29th. Stockholders of record on Monday, July 10th will be given a dividend of $0.055 per share on Tuesday, July 18th. This represents a $0.22 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.98%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 6th. This is a boost from Limoneira Co's previous quarterly dividend of $0.05. View Limoneira Co's Dividend History.

How were Limoneira Co's earnings last quarter?

Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR) released its earnings results on Thursday, June, 8th. The company reported $0.24 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $36.89 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $33.31 million. Limoneira Co had a return on equity of 9.09% and a net margin of 9.82%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 34.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.08 EPS. View Limoneira Co's Earnings History.

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

Limoneira Co updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, June, 8th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.51-0.55 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.51.

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

2 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Limoneira Co's shares. Their predictions range from $26.00 to $26.50. On average, they anticipate Limoneira Co's share price to reach $26.25 in the next year. 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

Who owns Limoneira Co stock?

Limoneira Co's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan (0.11%). Company insiders that own Limoneira Co stock include Elizabeth Blanchard Chess, John W Blanchard, John WH Merriman, Keith W Renken and Ronald L Michaelis. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Limoneira Co.

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 $22.35.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ LMNR)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  66 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  57 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  123
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 (17.45% upside)

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
10/19/2015Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$23.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/27/2015 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
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:7/18/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.22
Dividend Yield:0.98%
Payout Ratio:28.21% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
40.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
33.33% (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: 25.63%
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
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)


Headline Trends for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR)
Latest Headlines for Limoneira Co (NASDAQ:LMNR)
DateHeadline logoAnalyzing Landec Corporation (LNDC) and Limoneira (NASDAQ:LMNR) - July 20 at 2:37 PM logoAmira Nature Foods (ANFI) Catches Eye: Stock Gains 7.9% - July 17 at 12:57 PM logoComparing Limoneira (LMNR) and Landec Corporation (LNDC) - July 9 at 10:24 PM logoLandec Corporation (LNDC) and Limoneira (NASDAQ:LMNR) Financial Contrast - July 9 at 8:23 AM logo$36.88 Million in Sales Expected for Limoneira Co (LMNR) This Quarter - July 5 at 9:50 AM logoMonsanto (MON) Slips to Hold, Currency & Pricing Woes Linger - July 4 at 6:19 PM logoInsider Selling: Limoneira Co (LMNR) Director Sells 1,500 Shares of Stock - July 3 at 7:28 PM logoVale S.A. (VALE) Looks Bearish on Lingering Macro Headwinds - June 30 at 11:46 PM logoLimoneira Co (LMNR) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.06 - June 30 at 10:14 AM logoElizabeth Blanchard Chess Sells 3,506 Shares of Limoneira Co (LMNR) Stock - June 29 at 8:11 PM logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades Limoneira Co (LMNR) to Buy - June 28 at 12:38 AM logoETFs with exposure to Limoneira Co. : June 26, 2017 - June 26 at 8:19 PM logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades Limoneira Co (LMNR) to Hold - June 17 at 7:24 AM logoThe Andersons (ANDE) versus Limoneira (LMNR) Head-To-Head Survey - June 14 at 2:14 PM logoETFs with exposure to Limoneira Co. : June 13, 2017 - June 13 at 6:16 PM logoLimoneira Co. :LMNR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : June 12, 2017 - June 12 at 3:36 PM logoDan Bissett Joins Limoneira’s Global Sales Team - June 12 at 9:39 AM logoLimoneira Co to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of $0.51 Per Share, Feltl & Co. Forecasts (LMNR) - June 12 at 7:26 AM logoLimoneira (LMNR) Tops Q2 EPS by 6c, Beats on Revenues; Raises FY17 EPS Guidance - June 9 at 6:32 PM logoEdited Transcript of LMNR earnings conference call or presentation 8-Jun-17 8:30pm GMT - June 9 at 6:32 PM logoCalavo Growers (CVGW) & Limoneira Company (LMNR) Critical Contrast - June 9 at 2:16 PM logoLimoneira Company (LMNR) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $36.82 Million - June 9 at 1:30 PM logoLimoneira Company (LMNR) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results - June 9 at 8:26 AM logoRoth Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for Limoneira Company (LMNR) - June 9 at 7:24 AM logoLimoneira's (LMNR) CEO Harold Edwards on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - June 9 at 12:16 AM logoInsider Selling: Limoneira Company (LMNR) Director Sells 1,500 Shares of Stock - June 8 at 8:20 PM logoInvestor Network: Limoneira Company to Host Earnings Call - June 8 at 7:15 PM logoLimoneira Company Announces Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Financial Results - June 8 at 7:15 PM logoLimoneira beats 2Q profit forecasts - June 8 at 7:15 PM logoLimoneira Company (LMNR) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance - June 8 at 5:28 PM logoLimoneira beats by $0.06, beats on revenue - June 8 at 4:21 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Limoneira Company (LMNR) Will Post Earnings of $0.18 Per Share - June 7 at 2:17 PM logoLimoneira to Announce Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results on June 8, 2017 - May 31 at 6:43 PM logoLimoneira Company (LMNR) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold - May 30 at 8:56 PM logoLimoneira Adds US East Coast Based Sales Management Talent - May 30 at 10:14 AM 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 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



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