NASDAQ:SFM - Sprouts Farmers Market Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $23.48 +0.19 (+0.82 %) (As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$23.48Today's Range$22.5009 - $23.7752-Week Range$20.63 - $29.67Volume2.47 million shsAverage Volume1.55 million shsMarket Capitalization$3.00 billionP/E Ratio18.19Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.56 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc., a healthy grocery store, provides fresh, natural, and organic food products in the United States. Its stores offer fresh produce, meat and seafood, deli and baked goods, packaged groceries, vitamins and supplements, bulk foods, dairy and dairy alternatives, frozen foods, beer and wine, and natural body care and household items. As of October 25, 2018, it operated 315 stores in 19 states. Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. was founded in 2002 and is based in Phoenix, Arizona. Receive SFM News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SFM and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Grocery stores Sub-IndustryN/A SectorRetail/Wholesale Current SymbolNASDAQ:SFM Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1575515 Webwww.sprouts.com Phone480-814-8016Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.97 Current Ratio1.08 Quick Ratio0.30Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio18.19 Forward P/E Ratio18.94 P/E Growth1.54 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$5.21 billion Price / Sales0.58 Cash Flow$2.2047 per share Price / Cash Flow10.65 Book Value$4.62 per share Price / Book5.08Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.29 Net Income$158.44 million Net Margins3.04% Return on Equity27.02% Return on Assets10.03%Miscellaneous Employees27,000 Outstanding Shares127,600,000Market Cap$3.00 billion Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Sprouts Farmers Market (NASDAQ:SFM) Frequently Asked Questions What is Sprouts Farmers Market's stock symbol? Sprouts Farmers Market trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SFM." How will Sprouts Farmers Market's stock buyback program work? Sprouts Farmers Market declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program on Friday, February 23rd 2018, which permits the company to buyback $350,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are typically a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued. How were Sprouts Farmers Market's earnings last quarter? Sprouts Farmers Market Inc (NASDAQ:SFM) announced its earnings results on Thursday, February, 21st. The company reported $0.19 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.18 by $0.01. The company earned $1.27 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.26 billion. Sprouts Farmers Market had a net margin of 3.04% and a return on equity of 27.02%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 11.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.16 EPS. View Sprouts Farmers Market's Earnings History. When is Sprouts Farmers Market's next earnings date? Sprouts Farmers Market is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Sprouts Farmers Market. What guidance has Sprouts Farmers Market issued on next quarter's earnings? Sprouts Farmers Market issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 21st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.16-1.24 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.33. The company issued revenue guidance of +9.0-10.5% to approximately $5.68-5.75 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.77 billion. What price target have analysts set for SFM? 19 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Sprouts Farmers Market's shares. Their predictions range from $21.00 to $33.00. On average, they expect Sprouts Farmers Market's share price to reach $26.5147 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Sprouts Farmers Market. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sprouts Farmers Market? 19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sprouts Farmers Market in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 12 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Sprouts Farmers Market. Has Sprouts Farmers Market been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about SFM stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Sprouts Farmers Market earned a news sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Sprouts Farmers Market's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Sprouts Farmers Market include George Weston (WNGRF), Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao (CBD), Ocado Group (OCDO), WM Morrison Supermarkets (MRW), Empire (EMP.A), J Sainsbury (SBRY), North West (NWC), Weis Markets (WMK), Ingles Markets (IMKTA), Smart & Final Stores (SFS), Village Super Market (VLGEA), Huon Aquaculture Group (HUO), Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC), iFresh (IFMK) and QKL Stores (QKLS). What other stocks do shareholders of Sprouts Farmers Market own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Sprouts Farmers Market investors own include Dollar Tree (DLTR), Intel (INTC), Alibaba Group (BABA), Twitter (TWTR), Micron Technology (MU), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA), Snap (SNAP), Bank of America (BAC) and Starbucks (SBUX). Who are Sprouts Farmers Market's key executives? Sprouts Farmers Market's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. James L. Nielsen, Interim Co-CEO, Pres & COO (Age 48)Mr. Bradley S. Lukow, Interim Co-CEO, CFO & Treasurer (Age 55)Mr. Brandon F. Lombardi, Chief HR & Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 42)Mr. Dan J. Sanders, Chief Operations Officer (Age 60)Mr. Amin N. Maredia, Advisor (Age 47) Who are Sprouts Farmers Market's major shareholders? Sprouts Farmers Market's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.82%), Lord Abbett & CO. LLC (3.19%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.17%), Jennison Associates LLC (1.80%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.78%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.77%). Company insiders that own Sprouts Farmers Market stock include Amin N Maredia, Bradley Lukow, Brandon F Lombardi, Dan J Sanders, Daniel Bruni, David Mcglinchey, James Leroy Nielsen, Joe Fortunato, Kristen E Blum, Shawn R Gensch, Shon A Boney, Steven H Townsend and Theodore Edward Frumkin II. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Sprouts Farmers Market. Which institutional investors are selling Sprouts Farmers Market stock? SFM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Jennison Associates LLC, First Quadrant L P CA, Hennessy Advisors Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and APG Asset Management N.V.. Company insiders that have sold Sprouts Farmers Market company stock in the last year include Amin N Maredia, Bradley Lukow, Brandon F Lombardi, Dan J Sanders, James Leroy Nielsen, Joe Fortunato, Shawn R Gensch and Theodore Edward Frumkin II. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sprouts Farmers Market. Which institutional investors are buying Sprouts Farmers Market stock? SFM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Half Sky Capital UK Ltd, Two Sigma Investments LP, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP, First Trust Advisors LP and MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd. Company insiders that have bought Sprouts Farmers Market stock in the last two years include Bradley Lukow, Daniel Bruni, David Mcglinchey, Kristen E Blum, Shon A Boney and Steven H Townsend. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sprouts Farmers Market. How do I buy shares of Sprouts Farmers Market? Shares of SFM 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 Sprouts Farmers Market's stock price today? One share of SFM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.48. How big of a company is Sprouts Farmers Market? Sprouts Farmers Market has a market capitalization of $3.00 billion and generates $5.21 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $158.44 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.29 on an earnings per share basis. Sprouts Farmers Market employs 27,000 workers across the globe. What is Sprouts Farmers Market's official website? The official website for Sprouts Farmers Market is http://www.sprouts.com. How can I contact Sprouts Farmers Market? Sprouts Farmers Market's mailing address is 5455 EAST HIGH STREET SUITE 111, PHOENIX AZ, 85054. The company can be reached via phone at 480-814-8016 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Sprouts Farmers Market (NASDAQ SFM)Community Ranking: 2.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 541 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 578 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,119MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sprouts Farmers Market and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SFM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SFM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How is net asset value different from market price?