GNC Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:GNC)

About GNC Holdings

GNC Holdings logoGNC Holdings, Inc. is a specialty retailer of health, wellness and performance products, including vitamins, minerals and herbal supplement products (VMHS), sports nutrition products and diet products. The Company operates in three segments: Retail, Franchising and Manufacturing/Wholesale. The Retail segment includes sales of products to customers at its company-owned stores in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Ireland and through its Websites, GNC.com and LuckyVitamin.com. Its Franchise segment consists of its domestic and international franchise operations. Its Manufacturing/Wholesale segment consists of its manufacturing operations in South Carolina and its wholesale sales business. The Company's brands include Mega Men, Ultra Mega, Total Lean, Pro Performance and Pro Performance AMP, Beyond Raw, GNC Puredge, GNC GenetixHD and Herbal Plus. The Company offers products through GNC.com, LuckyVitamin.com and www.drugstore.com.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Drug Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Stores
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: GNC
  • CUSIP: 36191G10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $14.51
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $15.36
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $20.85
  • 52-Week Range: $12.78 - $35.90
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 5.53
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 6.66
  • P/E Growth: -0.80
  • Market Cap: $992.47M
  • Outstanding Shares: 68,399,000
  • Beta: 0.89
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 7.35%
  • Return on Equity: 53.97%
  • Return on Assets: 7.56%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 4.38%
  • Current Ratio: 2.62%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.69%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 9 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.85)
Consensus Price Target: $23.00 (58.51% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/28/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$22.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
10/28/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.DowngradeNeutral -> Underweight$20.00 -> $11.00View Rating Details
10/28/2016Bank of America Corp.DowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$13.00View Rating Details
9/23/2016Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$21.00View Rating Details
8/1/2016WedbushDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$31.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHold$25.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetHold$27.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
6/22/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$28.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
5/16/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
4/29/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$40.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details
3/28/2016William BlairDowngradeUnderperformView Rating Details
1/22/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperform$45.00View Rating Details
10/30/2015StephensUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details
(Data available from 12/8/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/9/2017        
10/27/2016Q316$0.71$0.59$651.33 million$628.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.78$0.79$670.65 million$689.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.76$0.69$667.06 million$668.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$0.62$0.63$612.35 million$618.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$0.83$0.76$684.47 million$372.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.81$0.79$682.90 million$678.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q1$0.81$0.75$694.32 million$670.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414$0.59$0.61$599.37 million$607.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.74$0.75$666.08 million$656.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$0.79$0.77$706.00 million$675.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q114$0.76$0.75$695.89 million$677.28 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q413$0.64$0.63$631.51 million$613.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.76$0.76$690.93 million$675.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.70$0.73$672.70 million$676.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/26/2013Q1 2013$0.72$0.73$674.39 million$664.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2013Q4 2012$0.46$0.50$573.95 million$565.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.58$0.61$618.05 million$621.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.52$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.52$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2012$0.29$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/21/2011$0.36$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.47 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.18 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$0.72$0.79$0.76
Q2 20162$0.72$0.74$0.73
Q3 20162$0.65$0.73$0.69
Q4 20162$0.49$0.63$0.56
Q1 20172$0.61$0.70$0.66
Q2 20172$0.68$0.77$0.73
Q3 20172$0.63$0.77$0.70
Q4 20172$0.48$0.68$0.58
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
Annual Dividend:$0.80
Dividend Yield:5.51%
Dividend Growth:17.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:30.30% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
32.39% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
36.70% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/24/2016quarterly$0.203.69%12/14/201612/16/201612/30/2016
7/22/2016quarterly$0.202.92%9/14/20169/16/20169/30/2016
4/27/2016quarterly$0.202.25%6/8/20166/10/20166/24/2016
2/2/2016quarterly$0.202.92%3/9/20163/11/20163/25/2016
10/26/2015quarterly$0.181.95%12/9/201512/11/201512/28/2015
7/24/2015quarterly$0.181.68%9/9/20159/11/20159/25/2015
5/1/2015quarterly$0.181.65%6/10/20156/12/20156/26/2015
2/2/2015quarterly$0.181.64%3/11/20153/13/20153/27/2015
10/24/2014quarterly$0.161.65%12/10/201412/12/201412/26/2014
7/25/2014quarterly$0.161.92%9/10/20149/12/20149/26/2014
4/30/2014quarterly$0.161.44%6/11/20146/13/20146/27/2014
1/31/2014quarterly$0.161.31%3/12/20143/14/20143/28/2014
10/21/2013quarterly$0.151.07%12/11/201312/13/201312/27/2013
7/22/2013quarterly$0.151.26%9/11/20139/13/20139/27/2013
4/29/2013quarterly$0.151.32%6/12/20136/14/20136/28/2013
2/14/2013quarterly$0.151.48%3/13/20133/15/20133/29/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.78%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 80.86%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/11/2014Joseph G SzaboSVPSell1,712$38.85$66,511.20View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Michael F HinesDirectorBuy30,000$35.41$1,062,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013Thomas DowdCMOSell38,065$59.70$2,272,480.50View SEC Filing  
10/29/2013Joe FortunatoCEOSell45,000$58.38$2,627,100.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2013Michael F HinesDirectorSell32,680$58.83$1,922,564.40View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Jeffrey Paul BergerDirectorSell19,200$53.69$1,030,848.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Michael NuzzoCFOSell20,000$50.95$1,019,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2013Joseph SzaboSVPSell1,500$51.01$76,515.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Joe FortunatoCEOSell80,000$53.15$4,252,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2013Joe FortunatoCEOSell111,885$52.50$5,873,962.50View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013Amy B LaneDirectorSell1,000$52.18$52,180.00View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013Gerald J Jr. StubenhoferSVPSell15,000$52.55$788,250.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2013Andrew DrexlerSVPSell2,500$49.75$124,375.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2013Thomas DowdCMOSell27,000$49.18$1,327,860.00View SEC Filing  
7/11/2013Thomas DowdCMOSell22,200$47.64$1,057,608.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Michael NuzzoCFOSell18,926$45.25$856,401.50View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Thomas DowdCMOSell5,756$47.52$273,525.12View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Michael NuzzoCFOSell1,074$45.07$48,405.18View SEC Filing  
11/16/2012Joe FortunatoCEOBuy15,000$32.95$494,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2012Thomas DowdCMOBuy1,000$32.51$32,510.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2012Michael NuzzoCFOBuy1,700$32.92$55,964.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2012Corporate Opportunities F AresInsiderSell5,158,040$35.20$181,563,008.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2012Teachers Pension Plan OntarioDirectorSell6,574,439$35.20$231,420,252.80View SEC Filing  
9/5/2012Johann O KossDirectorSell7,000$40.16$281,120.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
DateHeadline
investopedia.com logoGNC to Pay $2M for Misbranded Supplement (GNC) (NYSE:GNC)
www.investopedia.com - December 8 at 6:06 PM
investopedia.com logoGNC to Pay $2M Over Alleged Unlawful Ingredients (NYSE:GNC)
www.investopedia.com - December 8 at 6:06 PM
istreetwire.com logoStocks Buzz: National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NOV), GNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC), First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) - iStreetWire (NYSE:GNC)
istreetwire.com - December 8 at 11:01 AM
foxnews.com logoGNC enters non-prosecution agreement over sales of illegal supplements - Fox News (NYSE:GNC)
www.foxnews.com - December 8 at 11:01 AM
bizjournals.com logoGNC agrees to improve vetting for supplements in DOJ agreement (NYSE:GNC)
www.bizjournals.com - December 7 at 5:40 PM
benzinga.com logoGNC Shares Rise On Settlement Of DoJ Illegal Supplements Investigation (NYSE:GNC)
www.benzinga.com - December 7 at 5:40 PM
streetinsider.com logoGNC Holdings (GNC) Says It's Pleased with DOJ Agreement (NYSE:GNC)
www.streetinsider.com - December 7 at 5:40 PM
News IconGNC’s Case with the U.S. Government (NYSE:GNC)
www.financialbuzz.com - December 7 at 5:40 PM
News IconGNC pays $2.25 million in DOJ settlement over misbranded supplement (NYSE:GNC)
www.post-gazette.com - December 7 at 5:40 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoGNC enters non-prosecution agreement over sales of illegal supplements (NYSE:GNC)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 7 at 5:40 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoGNC Comments on Agreement with Department of Justice (NYSE:GNC)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 7 at 5:40 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo12:59 pm GNC Holdings issues statement regarding its agreement with the DOJ in connection with its cooperation with the investigation into USPlabs (NYSE:GNC)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 7 at 5:40 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoGNC agrees to changes to avoid sale of unlawful products (NYSE:GNC)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - December 7 at 5:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGNC settles dietary supplements case with U.S. government (NYSE:GNC)
finance.yahoo.com - December 7 at 5:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Sarraf Gentile LLP Announces Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC)
finance.yahoo.com - December 7 at 10:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGNC Faces Poor Domestic Sales, Margins Still Under Pressure (NYSE:GNC)
finance.yahoo.com - December 7 at 10:11 AM
realistinvestor.com logoThe Growth Forecast For:GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:GNC)
www.realistinvestor.com - December 6 at 11:06 PM
News IconGNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) Price Target Fixed At $15.357 - Transcript Daily (NYSE:GNC)
transcriptdaily.com - December 5 at 11:23 AM
News IconEarnings Buzz For GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) - Stock Observer (NYSE:GNC)
www.thestockobserver.com - December 3 at 10:49 AM
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marionbusinessdaily.com - December 2 at 5:25 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - December 2 at 5:25 PM
bloomberg.com logoGNC Sale Said to Stall as China Suitors Eschew U.S. Outlets (NYSE:GNC)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 1 at 10:37 PM
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www.publicnow.com - December 1 at 5:35 PM
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www.publicnow.com - December 1 at 5:35 PM
bloomberg.com logoGNC Sale Said to Stall as Chinese Suitors Eschew U.S. Operations (NYSE:GNC)
www.bloomberg.com - December 1 at 9:55 AM
bloomberg.com logoGNC Needs Help, Just Not That Sort (NYSE:GNC)
www.bloomberg.com - December 1 at 9:55 AM
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100pour100-velo.com - November 29 at 4:59 PM
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seekingalpha.com - November 24 at 8:14 AM
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www.publicnow.com - November 23 at 5:37 AM
News IconShares in Focus: GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) - The Business Journal (NYSE:GNC)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 22 at 5:06 PM
News IconGNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) Specified $15.642 Price Target - Transcript Daily (NYSE:GNC)
transcriptdaily.com - November 22 at 5:06 PM
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www.hotstockspoint.com - November 22 at 8:42 AM
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wslnews.com - November 21 at 10:22 AM
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investorsbuz.com - November 18 at 10:14 PM
4-traders.com logoGNC : Nutra Manufacturing, Inc. Announces Nationwide Voluntary Recall of One Lot of GNC Women's Ultra Mega Time Release 180 count Dietary Supplement (NYSE:GNC)
www.4-traders.com - November 16 at 5:32 PM
News IconServices Stocks Under Review -- Rite Aid, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Cardinal Health, and GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
www.kswo.com - November 16 at 5:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNutra Manufacturing, Inc. Announces Nationwide Voluntary Recall of One Lot of GNC Women's Ultra Mega Time Release 180 count Dietary Supplement (NYSE:GNC)
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 5:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSprouts Farmers Market, Inc. Announces Changes to Its Board of Directors (NYSE:GNC)
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 5:32 PM
prnewswire.com logoServices Stocks Under Review -- Rite Aid, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Cardinal Health, and GNC Holdings - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:GNC)
www.prnewswire.com - November 16 at 8:38 AM
law360.com logoConsumers Say GNC Can't Trash 'Slack Fill' Suit (NYSE:GNC)
www.law360.com - November 15 at 5:49 PM
News IconPrice Target Of GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) Set At $15.642 - Transcript Daily (NYSE:GNC)
transcriptdaily.com - November 14 at 5:31 PM
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www.thestreet.com - November 14 at 5:31 PM
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newburghpress.com - November 10 at 4:37 PM
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