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Lifeway Foods Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.03 (+0.51 %)
(As of 03/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $5.88
50-Day Range
MA: $6.15
52-Week Range
Now: $5.88
Volume12,817 shs
Average Volume31,837 shs
Market Capitalization$91.75 million
P/E Ratio22.62
Dividend YieldN/A
Lifeway Foods, Inc. produces and markets probiotic-based products in the United States and internationally. Its primary product is drinkable kefir, a cultured dairy product in various organic and non-organic sizes, flavors, and types, including low fat, non-fat, whole milk, protein, and BioKefir. The company also offers European-style soft cheeses; cream and other products; ProBugs, a line of kefir products designed for children; cupped kefir and Icelandic Skyr, a line of strained kefir and yogurt products; and frozen kefir in soft serve and pint-size containers. It sells its products primarily through direct sales force, brokers, and distributors. Lifeway Foods, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is based in Morton Grove, Illinois.
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Lifeway Foods, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2020 Results
November 16, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
Is Lifeway Foods (NASDAQ:LWAY) Struggling?
October 30, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
Lifeway Foods Inc
October 16, 2020 |  bloomberg.com
A Look Into Lifeway Foods's Price Over Earnings
August 13, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
A Look Into Lifeway Foods's Price Over Earnings
August 13, 2020 |  benzinga.com
Lifeway Foods reports Q1 results
June 26, 2020 |  seekingalpha.com
Price Over Earnings Overview: Lifeway Foods
June 24, 2020 |  www.benzinga.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Dairy products
Sub-IndustryPackaged Foods & Meats
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LWAY
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$93.66 million
Cash Flow$0.25 per share
Book Value$2.75 per share


Net Income$450,000.00


Market Cap$91.75 million
Next Earnings Date4/13/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable


Overall MarketRank

0.88 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

178th out of 301 stocks

Dairy Products Industry

3rd out of 6 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+0.03 (+0.51 %)
(As of 03/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Lifeway Foods (NASDAQ:LWAY) Frequently Asked Questions

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Are investors shorting Lifeway Foods?

Lifeway Foods saw a increase in short interest during the month of January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 68,000 shares, an increase of 24.5% from the January 14th total of 54,600 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 55,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.2 days. Approximately 1.7% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is Lifeway Foods' next earnings date?

Lifeway Foods is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 13th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for Lifeway Foods

How were Lifeway Foods' earnings last quarter?

Lifeway Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:LWAY) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 14th. The company reported ($0.03) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.01 by $0.04. The company earned $24.48 million during the quarter. Lifeway Foods had a net margin of 4.02% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.00%.
View Lifeway Foods' earnings history

How has Lifeway Foods' stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Lifeway Foods' stock was trading at $2.07 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LWAY shares have increased by 184.1% and is now trading at $5.88.
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Who are Lifeway Foods' key executives?

Lifeway Foods' management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Julie Smolyansky, CEO, Pres, Sec. & Director (Age 46, Pay $1.46M)
  • Mr. Edward P. Smolyansky, COO & Director (Age 41, Pay $1.44M)
  • Mr. Eric A. Hanson, CFO, Chief Accounting Officer & Treasurer (Age 47)
  • Ms. Amy M. Feldman, Sr. Exec. VP of Sales (Age 44)

What is Julie Smolyansky's approval rating as Lifeway Foods' CEO?

3 employees have rated Lifeway Foods CEO Julie Smolyansky on Glassdoor.com. Julie Smolyansky has an approval rating of 38% among Lifeway Foods' employees. This puts Julie Smolyansky in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Lifeway Foods' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Lifeway Foods own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lifeway Foods investors own include Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), AGNC Investment (AGNC), B&G Foods (BGS), Carnival Co. & (CCL), CVS Health (CVS), General Electric (GE), Ares Capital (ARCC), Energy Transfer (ET), Gilead Sciences (GILD) and Altria Group (MO).

What is Lifeway Foods' stock symbol?

Lifeway Foods trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LWAY."

Who are Lifeway Foods' major shareholders?

Lifeway Foods' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.30%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.01%) and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (0.25%). Company insiders that own Lifeway Foods stock include Edward Smolyansky, Julie Smolyansky and Ludmila Smolyansky.
View institutional ownership trends for Lifeway Foods

Which major investors are selling Lifeway Foods stock?

LWAY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Lifeway Foods company stock in the last year include Edward Smolyansky, and Ludmila Smolyansky.
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Which major investors are buying Lifeway Foods stock?

LWAY stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Lifeway Foods?

Shares of LWAY can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Lifeway Foods' stock price today?

One share of LWAY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.88.

How much money does Lifeway Foods make?

Lifeway Foods has a market capitalization of $91.75 million and generates $93.66 million in revenue each year.

How many employees does Lifeway Foods have?

Lifeway Foods employs 307 workers across the globe.

What is Lifeway Foods' official website?

The official website for Lifeway Foods is www.lifewaykefir.com.

Where are Lifeway Foods' headquarters?

Lifeway Foods is headquartered at 6431 WEST OAKTON, MORTON GROVE IL, 60053.

How can I contact Lifeway Foods?

Lifeway Foods' mailing address is 6431 WEST OAKTON, MORTON GROVE IL, 60053. The company can be reached via phone at 847-967-1010 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 3/4/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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