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: $8.57
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $9.21
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $15.23
  • 52-Week Range: $6.95 - $35.90
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 6.70
  • P/E Growth: -0.45
  • Market Cap: $586.21M
  • Outstanding Shares: 68,403,000
  • Beta: 0.87
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: 5 Sell Ratings, 7 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.58)
Consensus Price Target: $15.50 (80.86% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/15/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$16.00 -> $10.00View Rating Details
2/14/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutral$12.00View Rating Details
1/19/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeNeutral -> Sell$8.00View Rating Details
12/23/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesLower Price TargetUnderweight$11.00 -> $7.00View Rating Details
12/13/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeEqual Weight -> Underweight$15.00 -> $11.00View Rating Details
10/28/2016Bank of America CorpDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$13.00View Rating Details
8/1/2016WedbushDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$31.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingHold$25.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016Jefferies Group LLCLower 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
3/28/2016William BlairDowngradeUnderperformView Rating Details
1/22/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperform$45.00View Rating Details
10/30/2015StephensUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/26/2017        
2/16/2017Q416$0.36$0.07$571.79 million$569.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
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: $1.35 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.28 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:9.33%
Dividend Growth:10.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:30.30% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
59.26% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
62.50% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:4 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: 76.75%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/27/2017Philip E MallottDirectorBuy23,557$8.55$201,412.35View SEC Filing  
2/21/2017Michael F HinesDirectorBuy125,000$8.18$1,022,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2017Robert F MoranCEOBuy592,259$8.44$4,998,665.96View SEC Filing  
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
News IconABR Of GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) At 3.63 - Stock Observer (NYSE:GNC)
www.thestockobserver.com - February 25 at 5:17 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - February 25 at 2:47 AM
marketexclusive.com logoInsider Trading Activity GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) – CEO Bought 592,259 shares of Stock (NYSE:GNC)
marketexclusive.com - February 24 at 6:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInsiders Roundup: The Week's Largest Buys and Sales (NYSE:GNC)
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bizjournals.com logoGNC leader's stock buy jumpstarts share price 11 percent (NYSE:GNC)
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thestreet.com logoHere's Why GNC Stock Is Surging (NYSE:GNC)
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prnewswire.com logoLargest Global Specialty Retailer Of Nutritional Products, GNC, Selects Epsilon For Loyalty Marketing And Technology ... - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:GNC)
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bizjournals.com logoGNC signs deal with Epsilon to help launch new loyalty program (NYSE:GNC)
www.bizjournals.com - February 22 at 12:35 PM
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reuters.com logoBRIEF-Alliance Data Systems Corp says Epsilon has signed a multi-year agreement with GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC)
www.reuters.com - February 22 at 12:35 PM
thestreet.com logoGNC Holdings Reaches Analyst Target Price (NYSE:GNC)
www.thestreet.com - February 22 at 12:35 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoLargest Global Specialty Retailer Of Nutritional Products, GNC, Selects Epsilon For Loyalty Marketing And Technology Services (NYSE:GNC)
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reuters.com logoBRIEF-GNC Holdings reports Q4 loss per share $6.35 (NYSE:GNC)
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us.rd.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of GNC earnings conference call or presentation 16-Feb-17 1:30pm GMT (NYSE:GNC)
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biz.yahoo.com logoGNC Holdings Inc Earnings Call (Q4 2016) (NYSE:GNC)
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What is GNC Holdings' stock symbol?

GNC Holdings trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GNC."

How often does GNC Holdings pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for GNC Holdings?

GNC Holdings declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 24th. Investors of record on Friday, December 16th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Friday, December 30th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 9.33%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 14th.

Where is GNC Holdings' stock going? Where will GNC Holdings' stock price be in 2017?

12 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for GNC Holdings' shares. Their predictions range from $7.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect GNC Holdings' share price to reach $15.50 in the next year.

When will GNC Holdings announce their earnings?

GNC Holdings is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April, 26th 2017.

Who owns GNC Holdings stock?

GNC Holdings' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (14.47%), State Street Corp (2.46%), Two Sigma Investments LP (2.13%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.25%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.11%) and Federated Investors Inc. PA (0.86%). Company insiders that own GNC Holdings stock include Michael F Hines, Philip E Mallott and Robert F Moran.

Who sold GNC Holdings stock? Who is selling GNC Holdings stock?

GNC Holdings' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, FMR LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Credit Agricole S A, Old West Investment Management LLC, Scotia Capital Inc. and Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY.

Who bought GNC Holdings stock? Who is buying GNC Holdings stock?

GNC Holdings' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Two Sigma Investments LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Prudence Asset Management Ltd, Federated Investors Inc. PA, State Street Corp, Gabelli Funds LLC and Royce & Associates LP. Company insiders that have bought GNC Holdings stock in the last two years include Michael F Hines, Philip E Mallott and Robert F Moran.

How do I buy GNC Holdings stock?

Shares of GNC Holdings can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of GNC Holdings stock cost?

One share of GNC Holdings stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.57.

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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff