NASDAQ:SFM - Sprouts Farmers Market Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $24.55 +0.61 (+2.55 %) (As of 02/17/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$24.55Today's Range$23.81 - $24.8352-Week Range$20.63 - $29.67Volume1.94 million shsAverage Volume1.39 million shsMarket Capitalization$3.13 billionP/E Ratio24.31Dividend 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 Webwww.sprouts.com Phone480-814-8016Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.87 Current Ratio1.15 Quick Ratio0.30Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio24.31 Forward P/E Ratio19.18 P/E Growth1.49 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.66 billion Price / Sales0.67 Cash Flow$1.8226 per share Price / Cash Flow13.47 Book Value$4.89 per share Price / Book5.02Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.01 Net Income$158.44 million Net Margins3.65% Return on Equity25.85% Return on Assets9.97%Miscellaneous Employees27,000 Outstanding Shares127,604,000Market Cap$3.13 billion 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 announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback program on Friday, February 23rd 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $350,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are generally an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Sprouts Farmers Market's earnings last quarter? Sprouts Farmers Market Inc (NASDAQ:SFM) posted its earnings results on Thursday, August, 2nd. The company reported $0.32 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.32. The business had revenue of $1.32 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.32 billion. Sprouts Farmers Market had a net margin of 3.65% and a return on equity of 25.85%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 11.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.29 earnings per share. 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, February 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Sprouts Farmers Market. How can I listen to Sprouts Farmers Market's earnings call? Sprouts Farmers Market will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 21st at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8773989481. What price target have analysts set for SFM? 19 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Sprouts Farmers Market's shares. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $33.00. On average, they expect Sprouts Farmers Market's stock price to reach $26.5147 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.0% 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, 11 hold ratings and 6 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? Press coverage about SFM stock has been trending negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public 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 -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Sprouts Farmers Market's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Sprouts Farmers Market include Metro (MRU), George Weston (WNGRF), Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao (CBD), J Sainsbury (SBRY), Ocado Group (OCDO), WM Morrison Supermarkets (MRW), Empire (EMP.A), North West (NWC), Weis Markets (WMK), Ingles Markets (IMKTA), Smart & Final Stores (SFS), Huon Aquaculture Group (HUO), Village Super Market (VLGEA), Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC) and iFresh (IFMK). 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 number 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 Davidson Investment Advisors. 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 purchased 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 $24.55. How big of a company is Sprouts Farmers Market? Sprouts Farmers Market has a market capitalization of $3.13 billion and generates $4.66 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $158.44 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.01 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: 540 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 577 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,117MarketBeat'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 2/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is the ROA ratio important?