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Village Super Market (VLGEA) Competitors

$27.16
-0.14 (-0.51%)
(As of 04/17/2024 ET)

VLGEA vs. NGVC, IMKTA, CBD, BBW, CRMT, QRTEA, GRPN, BH, LE, and LOVE

Should you be buying Village Super Market stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Village Super Market include Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC), Ingles Markets (IMKTA), Companhia Brasileira De Distribuicao (CBD), Build-A-Bear Workshop (BBW), America's Car-Mart (CRMT), Qurate Retail (QRTEA), Groupon (GRPN), Biglari (BH), Lands' End (LE), and Lovesac (LOVE). These companies are all part of the "retail/wholesale" sector.

Village Super Market vs.

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC) and Village Super Market (NASDAQ:VLGEA) are both small-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, media sentiment, earnings, institutional ownership, profitability, community ranking, valuation, dividends and risk.

Village Super Market has a net margin of 2.39% compared to Village Super Market's net margin of 2.29%. Village Super Market's return on equity of 16.69% beat Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage2.29% 16.69% 4.13%
Village Super Market 2.39%12.53%5.37%

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage has a beta of 1.15, suggesting that its share price is 15% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Village Super Market has a beta of 0.32, suggesting that its share price is 68% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Village Super Market
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Village Super Market has higher revenue and earnings than Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage. Village Super Market is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage$1.14B0.32$23.24M$1.1713.83
Village Super Market$2.17B0.19$49.72M$3.537.69

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Village Super Market pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.7%. Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage pays out 34.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Village Super Market pays out 28.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Village Super Market is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

In the previous week, Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage had 3 more articles in the media than Village Super Market. MarketBeat recorded 4 mentions for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage and 1 mentions for Village Super Market. Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's average media sentiment score of 1.24 beat Village Super Market's score of 0.70 indicating that Village Super Market is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage
3 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Village Super Market
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

32.0% of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 39.0% of Village Super Market shares are owned by institutional investors. 59.4% of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 64.4% of Village Super Market shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage received 255 more outperform votes than Village Super Market when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 59.26% of users gave Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage an outperform vote while only 58.93% of users gave Village Super Market an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Natural Grocers by Vitamin CottageOutperform Votes
387
59.26%
Underperform Votes
266
40.74%
Village Super MarketOutperform Votes
132
58.93%
Underperform Votes
92
41.07%

Summary

Village Super Market beats Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding VLGEA and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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VLGEA vs. The Competition

MetricVillage Super MarketGrocery stores IndustryRetail SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$401.43M$10.91B$20.62B$7.41B
Dividend Yield3.64%2.74%178.36%3.96%
P/E Ratio7.69266.9621.4616.25
Price / Sales0.1918.836.2087.67
Price / Cash4.8158.3615.7635.32
Price / Book0.982.504.894.21
Net Income$49.72M$549.53M$725.44M$211.53M
7 Day Performance-2.97%-2.65%-4.38%-4.35%
1 Month Performance-1.52%-4.45%-6.24%-3.37%
1 Year Performance23.79%-6.30%-0.31%4.59%

Village Super Market Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
NGVC
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage
3.0137 of 5 stars
$16.88
+0.1%
N/A+48.6%$384.02M$1.14B14.434,173News Coverage
IMKTA
Ingles Markets
2.3956 of 5 stars
$74.16
+0.2%
N/A-19.0%$1.41B$5.89B7.6326,420Short Interest ↑
News Coverage
CBD
Companhia Brasileira De Distribuicao
1.196 of 5 stars
$0.53
+1.9%
$2.80
+427.3%
-85.0%$143.08M$3.86B0.0037,325Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
Gap Up
BBW
Build-A-Bear Workshop
4.388 of 5 stars
$28.72
-0.2%
$39.33
+37.0%
+5.7%$410.98M$486.11M7.874,200Short Interest ↓
CRMT
America's Car-Mart
2.0596 of 5 stars
$63.52
+3.8%
$82.00
+29.1%
-34.2%$405.89M$1.41B-13.542,260Insider Buying
Short Interest ↓
Positive News
QRTEA
Qurate Retail
2.6875 of 5 stars
$1.03
-1.9%
$1.10
+6.8%
+26.1%$403.50M$10.92B-2.7820,300
GRPN
Groupon
2.621 of 5 stars
$11.25
+1.0%
$12.88
+14.4%
+188.3%$438.41M$514.91M-5.892,213Analyst Report
News Coverage
BH
Biglari
3.7135 of 5 stars
$195.06
-0.2%
N/A+15.9%$444.74M$365.32M1.042,466Short Interest ↓
Positive News
LE
Lands' End
3.2961 of 5 stars
$12.26
+10.7%
$15.00
+22.3%
+58.0%$386.07M$1.47B-3.004,900High Trading Volume
LOVE
Lovesac
3.7727 of 5 stars
$24.39
+0.4%
$37.00
+51.7%
-32.1%$377.80M$651.54M19.201,410Earnings Report
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision

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This page (NASDAQ:VLGEA) was last updated on 4/17/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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