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, and 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, and

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Drug Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Stores
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: GNC
  • CUSIP: 36191G10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $21.49
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $20.60
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $24.33
  • 52-Week Range: $18.92 - $40.84
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 8.24
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 7.76
  • P/E Growth: 3.13
  • Market Cap: $1.50B
  • Outstanding Shares: 68,382,000
  • Beta: 0.91
  • Net Margins: 7.73%
  • Return on Equity: 50.48%
  • Return on Assets: 8.40%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 4.80%
  • Current Ratio: 2.71%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.81%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 11 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.07)
Consensus Price Target: $27.27 (26.91% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
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
7/29/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$26.00 -> $22.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$38.00 -> $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
10/29/2015Bank of America Corp.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$33.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/20/2014 forward)


Earnings History for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016ListenView 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)


Earnings Estimates for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.74 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.77 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)


Current Dividend Information for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
Annual Dividend:$0.80
Dividend Yield:3.72%
Dividend Growth:17.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:29.52% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
29.20% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
28.88% (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
(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: 95.86%
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)


Latest Headlines for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
DateHeadline logoGNC : Chinese Buyers Interested in US Health Food Producer (NYSE:GNC) - October 20 at 10:46 AM logoBuyout Rumblings Help GNC Holdings Inc (GNC) Flex Its Muscle (NYSE:GNC) - October 20 at 10:46 AM logoAcquisition chatter lifts GNC in premarket action - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:GNC) - October 19 at 5:39 PM
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GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC) Chart for Thursday, October, 20, 2016

Last Updated on 10/20/2016 by Staff