NASDAQ:LMNR - Limoneira Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$21.36 -0.67 (-3.04 %)
(As of 12/11/2018 08:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$22.03
Today's Range$20.95 - $22.11
52-Week Range$19.62 - $33.42
Volume111,100 shs
Average Volume53,461 shs
Market Capitalization$389.26 million
P/E Ratio33.38
Dividend Yield1.13%
Limoneira Company operates as an agribusiness and real estate development company in the United States and internationally. The company operates through six segments: Fresh Lemons, Lemon Packing, Avocados, Other Agribusiness, Rental Operations, and Real Estate Development. The Fresh Lemons segment markets and sells lemons directly to food service, wholesale, and retail customers. It has approximately 4,800 acres of lemons. The Lemon Packing segment engages in lemon packing, and shipping and handling activities. This segment also processes, packs, and sells lemons grown by others. The Avocados segment grows avocados. This segment has approximately 900 acres of avocados. The Other Agribusiness segment grows oranges and specialty citrus; and other crops, including Moro blood oranges, Cara Cara oranges, Minneola tangelos, Star Ruby grapefruit, pummelos, pistachios, and wine grapes. This segment has approximately 1,500 acres of oranges; and approximately 1,000 acres of specialty citrus and other crops. The Rental Operations segment owns and maintains approximately 245 residential housing units; and commercial properties, such as office buildings and a multi-use facility, as well as leases approximately 500 acres of its land to third-party agricultural tenants. It is also involved in organic recycling operations. The Real Estate Development segment develops parcels, multi-family housing, and single-family homes. The company has its agricultural plantings in Ventura, Tulare, San Bernardino, and San Luis Obispo counties in California; Yuma county in Arizona; and La Serena, Chile. Limoneira Company markets and sells its lemons directly to food service, wholesale, and retail customers; avocados to a packing and marketing company; oranges, specialty citrus, and other crops through Sunkist and other packinghouses; and wine grapes to wine producers. The company was founded in 1893 and is headquartered in Santa Paula, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Agricultural production - crops
Sub-IndustryAgricultural Products
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LMNR
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.31
Current Ratio0.99
Quick Ratio0.81


Trailing P/E Ratio33.38
Forward P/E Ratio32.36
P/E Growth1.61

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$121.31 million
Price / Sales3.11
Cash Flow$0.8870 per share
Price / Cash Flow24.08
Book Value$9.52 per share
Price / Book2.24


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.42
Net Income$6.59 million
Net Margins15.91%
Return on Equity6.46%
Return on Assets2.93%


Outstanding Shares17,670,000
Market Cap$389.26 million

Limoneira (NASDAQ:LMNR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Limoneira's stock symbol?

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

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

Limoneira announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, September 28th. Investors of record on Monday, October 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.0625 per share on Wednesday, October 17th. This represents a $0.25 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.17%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 4th. This is a boost from Limoneira's previous quarterly dividend of $0.05. View Limoneira's Dividend History.

How were Limoneira's earnings last quarter?

Limoneira (NASDAQ:LMNR) released its earnings results on Monday, September, 10th. The company reported $0.50 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.55 by $0.05. The company earned $39.95 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $37.68 million. Limoneira had a net margin of 15.91% and a return on equity of 6.46%. View Limoneira's Earnings History.

When is Limoneira's next earnings date?

Limoneira is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, January 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Limoneira.

What price target have analysts set for LMNR?

4 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Limoneira's stock. Their predictions range from $30.00 to $32.00. On average, they anticipate Limoneira's share price to reach $30.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 44.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Limoneira.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Limoneira?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Limoneira in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Limoneira.

Has Limoneira been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about LMNR stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Limoneira earned a media sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Limoneira's key competitors?

Who are Limoneira's key executives?

Limoneira's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Harold S. Edwards, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Alex M. Teague, Sr. VP & COO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Mark Palamountain, CFO, Treasurer & Corp. Sec.
  • Mr. Donald P. Delmatoff, Director of Compliance & Special Projects (Age 69)
  • Mr. John Chamberlain, Director of Marketing

Who are Limoneira's major shareholders?

Limoneira's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.84%), Global Alpha Capital Management Ltd. (4.78%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.65%), Ashford Capital Management Inc. (2.99%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.72%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.98%). Company insiders that own Limoneira stock include Calavo Growers Inc, Elizabeth Blanchard Chess, Harold S Edwards, John WH Merriman, Robert M Sawyer and Ronald L Michaelis. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Limoneira.

Which major investors are selling Limoneira stock?

LMNR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Global Alpha Capital Management Ltd., Northpointe Capital LLC, Parallel Advisors LLC and Deprince Race & Zollo Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Limoneira company stock in the last year include Calavo Growers Inc, John WH Merriman and Robert M Sawyer. View Insider Buying and Selling for Limoneira.

Which major investors are buying Limoneira stock?

LMNR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ashford Capital Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Marshall Wace LLP, Grand Jean Capital Management Inc. and Bamco Inc. NY. View Insider Buying and Selling for Limoneira.

How do I buy shares of Limoneira?

Shares of LMNR 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 Limoneira's stock price today?

One share of LMNR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.36.

How big of a company is Limoneira?

Limoneira has a market capitalization of $389.26 million and generates $121.31 million in revenue each year. The company earns $6.59 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.42 on an earnings per share basis. Limoneira employs 284 workers across the globe.

What is Limoneira's official website?

The official website for Limoneira is

How can I contact Limoneira?

Limoneira's mailing address is 1141 CUMMINGS ROAD, SANTA PAULA CA, 93060. The company can be reached via phone at 805-525-5541 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Limoneira (NASDAQ LMNR)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  184 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  171 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  355
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Limoneira and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LMNR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LMNR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/11/2018 by Staff

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