Landec Corp. Company Profile (NASDAQ:LNDC)

About Landec Corp.

Landec Corp. logoLandec Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and sells differentiated products for food and biomaterials markets and licenses technology applications to partners. The Company's segments include Food Products Technology, Food Export and Hyaluronan-based Biomaterials. The Company's Food Products Technology segment markets and packs specialty packaged whole and fresh-cut fruit and vegetables. The Company's Food Export segment is engaged in the purchase and sale of whole commodity fruit and vegetable products to Asia and domestically. The Company's Hyaluronan-based Biomaterials segment sells products utilizing hyaluronan, a polysaccharide that is distributed in the extracellular matrix of connective tissues in both animals and humans, for medical use primarily in the ophthalmic, orthopedic and veterinary markets. The Company licenses its Intellicoat seed coatings to the farming industry and licenses its Intelimer polymers for personal care products and other industrial products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Farm Products
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: LNDC
  • CUSIP: 51476610
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $12.74
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $12.57
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $11.38
  • 52-Week Range: $9.48 - $13.16
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.93
  • P/E Growth: 2.27
  • Market Cap: $346.86M
  • Outstanding Shares: 27,226,000
  • Beta: 1.33
  • Net Margins: -2.15%
  • Return on Equity: 4.53%
  • Return on Assets: 2.87%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.24%
  • Current Ratio: 1.53%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.08%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Landec Corp. (NASDAQ:LNDC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $14.40 (13.03% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Landec Corp. (NASDAQ:LNDC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/7/2016WedbushInitiated CoverageNeutral$12.00View Rating Details
6/7/2016Maxim GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$16.00View Rating Details
2/27/2016Roth CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/25/2016SidotiUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
12/8/2015Feltl & Co.DowngradeBuy -> Hold$15.00 -> $11.60View Rating Details
11/18/2015WunderlichInitiated CoverageBuy$18.00View Rating Details
7/31/2015Imperial CapitalReiterated RatingOutperform$18.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Landec Corp. (NASDAQ:LNDC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
9/27/2016Q1$0.10$131.84 millionN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2016Q4$0.15$0.17$130.02 million$135.31 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/29/2016Q316$0.03$0.01$137.83 million$130.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/5/2016Q216$0.06$0.07$140.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/29/2015Q116$0.13$0.11$135.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q415$0.19$0.15$135.14 million$134.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/31/2015Q315$0.14$0.17$135.70 million$138.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/7/2015Q215$0.12$0.12$132.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/7/2014Q115$0.09$0.09$133.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q414$0.18$0.17$112.60 million$120.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/25/2014Q314$0.22$0.24$124.90 million$126.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/2/2014Q2$0.13$0.13$124.23 million$120.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/24/2013Q114$0.23$0.18$108.62 million$109.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q4 2013$0.16$0.17$103.39 million$107.11 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/26/2013Q3 2013$0.17$0.18$109.50 million$117.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/2/2013Q2 2013$0.16$0.34$102.69 million$114.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/26/2012Q113$0.08$0.10$91.77 million$102.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.09$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/26/2012$0.13$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/3/2012$0.12$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/4/2011$0.06$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/29/2011$0.07$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/4/2011$0.08$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Landec Corp. (NASDAQ:LNDC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.57 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.8 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20169$0.02$0.19$0.10
Q2 20165$0.14$0.23$0.17
Q3 20163$0.08$0.13$0.11
Q4 20163$0.10$0.13$0.12
Q1 20174$0.10$0.15$0.12
Q2 20174$0.07$0.27$0.15
Q3 20173$0.14$0.21$0.17
Q4 20173$0.17$0.21$0.20
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Landec Corp. (NASDAQ:LNDC)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Landec Corp. (NASDAQ:LNDC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.89%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 94.83%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/11/2016Gary T SteeleDirectorSell34,484$12.47$430,015.48View SEC Filing  
8/5/2016Ronald Lane MidyettCOOSell7,000$12.02$84,140.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2016Fred FrankDirectorSell4,573$12.00$54,876.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016Fred FrankDirectorSell5,627$12.00$67,524.00View SEC Filing  
4/8/2015Fred FrankDirectorSell20,000$14.71$294,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2014Fred FrankDirectorSell88,464$12.10$1,070,414.40View SEC Filing  
8/12/2014Fred FrankDirectorSell52,117$12.18$634,785.06View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Fred FrankDirectorSell20,551$12.19$250,516.69View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014Ronald Lane MidyettEVPSell6,000$11.59$69,540.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014Nicholas TompkinsDirectorSell10,000$11.51$115,100.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Fred FrankDirectorSell25,741$12.06$310,436.46View SEC Filing  
4/8/2014Molly HemmeterCOOSell6,972$11.50$80,178.00View SEC Filing  
10/10/2013Duke BristowDirectorSell4,271$11.75$50,184.25View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Landec Corp. (NASDAQ:LNDC)
DateHeadline logo5 Hated Stocks You Should Love Instead (NASDAQ:LNDC) - September 26 at 5:59 PM logoGDP Numbers Out Next Week on Both Sides of Border (NASDAQ:LNDC) - September 23 at 5:36 PM logoLandec Looking Good Into Earnings (NASDAQ:LNDC) - September 23 at 5:36 PM logoLandec Corporation Sets First Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Conference Call for September 28, 2016 at 8 a.m. PT and Earnings Release set for September 27, 2016 After Market (NASDAQ:LNDC) - September 6 at 10:43 AM
News IconNew Market Report: Landec Corporation (LNDC) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review (NASDAQ:LNDC) - August 16 at 6:07 PM logoLANDEC CORP \CA\ Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NASDAQ:LNDC) - August 1 at 6:09 AM logoLandec Corporation Reports Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results (NASDAQ:LNDC) - July 26 at 6:14 PM logoQ4 2016 Landec Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:LNDC) - July 26 at 7:07 AM logoChemical Stocks Jul 26 Earnings Preview: DD, ASH, AXTA, LNDC (NASDAQ:LNDC) - July 25 at 9:30 AM logoIs a Surprise Coming for Landec Corp. (LNDC) This Earnings Season? (NASDAQ:LNDC) - July 22 at 8:39 AM logoLandec Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LNDC-US : July 18, 2016 (NASDAQ:LNDC) - July 18 at 8:08 AM logoLandec Corporation Sets Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year-End 2016 Conference Call for July 27, 2016 at 8 a.m. PT and Earnings Release set for July 26, 2016 After Market (NASDAQ:LNDC) - July 6 at 9:31 AM logoLandec to Present at the 36th Annual Piper Jaffray Consumer Conference on June 14, 2016 (NASDAQ:LNDC) - June 9 at 9:19 AM logoLandec Corp. :LNDC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : June 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:LNDC) - June 8 at 9:05 AM logoLANDEC CORP \CA\ Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NASDAQ:LNDC) - May 31 at 12:37 PM logoLandec Announces BreatheWay Commercial Application with Juicero (NASDAQ:LNDC) - May 3 at 9:40 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Landec Corp. : April 14, 2016 (NASDAQ:LNDC) - April 14 at 3:02 PM logoLandec Corp. :LNDC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers (NASDAQ:LNDC) - April 7 at 10:17 AM logoVillage Farms: Rare Undervalued Equity Investment Opportunity In The AgTech Sector (NASDAQ:LNDC) - April 5 at 10:34 PM
News IconCompany Shares of Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:ZBRA) Sinks -0.06% (NASDAQ:LNDC) - April 5 at 11:19 AM logoEdited Transcript of LNDC earnings conference call or presentation 30-Mar-16 3:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:LNDC) - March 30 at 1:41 PM logoBRIEF-Landec Q3 loss per share $0.78 (NASDAQ:LNDC) - March 29 at 5:01 PM logoLandec reports 3Q loss (NASDAQ:LNDC) - March 29 at 4:41 PM logoLandec Corporation Reports Third Quarter and Nine Months Fiscal 2016 Results (NASDAQ:LNDC) - March 29 at 4:24 PM logoQ3 2016 Landec Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:LNDC) - March 29 at 7:07 AM logoLandec Corporation Sets Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Conference Call for March 30, 2016 at 8 a.m. PT and Earnings Release Set for March 29, 2016 After Market (NASDAQ:LNDC) - March 8 at 9:20 AM logoLandec to Present at the 28th Annual ROTH Conference on March 14, 2016 (NASDAQ:LNDC) - March 3 at 9:25 AM logoLANDEC CORP \CA\ Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Oblig (NASDAQ:LNDC) - March 3 at 6:11 AM logoLANDEC CORP \CA\ Files SEC form 8-K, Material Impairments, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:LNDC) - February 26 at 5:24 PM logo6:46 am Landec will convert its GreenLine brand into its Eat Smart brand; co also states FY 2016 net income results will fall well below the bottom end of recent guidance (NASDAQ:LNDC) - February 26 at 6:46 AM logoLandec to Convert GreenLine Brand to Eat Smart Brand in Retail Stores as Online Eat Smart Consumer Marketing Program Delivers Repeated Sales Lift of 21% (NASDAQ:LNDC) - February 26 at 6:40 AM logoLandec Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : February 18, 2016 (NASDAQ:LNDC) - February 18 at 8:49 AM logoLandec Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 1, 2016 (NASDAQ:LNDC) - February 1 at 8:18 AM logoLandec upgraded by Sidoti (NASDAQ:LNDC) - January 25 at 9:33 AM logoLandec Corp. Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers (NASDAQ:LNDC) - January 20 at 11:11 AM logoLANDEC CORP \CA\ Financials (NASDAQ:LNDC) - January 13 at 1:04 PM logoLANDEC CORP \CA\ Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:LNDC) - January 7 at 4:37 PM logoLANDEC CORP \CA\ Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:LNDC) - January 6 at 4:20 PM logoEdited Transcript of LNDC earnings conference call or presentation 6-Jan-16 4:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:LNDC) - January 6 at 1:47 PM logoLandec Corp Earnings Call scheduled for 11:00 am ET today (NASDAQ:LNDC) - January 6 at 11:00 AM logoLandec Corporation Reports Second Quarter and First Half Fiscal 2016 Results (NASDAQ:LNDC) - January 5 at 4:40 PM logoLandec tops 2Q profit forecasts (NASDAQ:LNDC) - January 5 at 4:22 PM logoQ2 2016 Landec Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:LNDC) - January 5 at 7:07 AM logoLandec Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : December 30, 2015 (NASDAQ:LNDC) - December 30 at 8:12 AM logoLandec Corporation Sets Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Conference Call for January 6, 2016 at 8 a.m. PT and Earnings Release Set for January 5, 2016 After Market (NASDAQ:LNDC) - December 15 at 9:30 AM logoSandstorm Gold Ltd. (SAND): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock? (NASDAQ:LNDC) - December 11 at 9:37 AM


Landec Corp. (NASDAQ:LNDC) Chart for Tuesday, September, 27, 2016

Last Updated on 9/27/2016 by Staff