GNC Holdings Company Profile (NYSE:GNC)

About GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)

GNC Holdings logoGNC Holdings, Inc. is a specialty retailer of health, wellness and performance products, which include protein, performance supplements, weight management supplements, vitamins, herbs and greens, wellness supplements, health and beauty, food and drink and other general merchandise. The Company's operations consist of purchasing raw materials, formulating and manufacturing products and selling the finished products. It operates in three segments: U.S. and Canada, International and Manufacturing/Wholesale. Its U.S. and Canada segment generates revenues primarily from sales of products to customers at its Company-owned stores in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico, through its Websites, and Its International segment generates revenue primarily to its international franchisees. Its Manufacturing/Wholesale segment comprises its manufacturing operations in South Carolina and its wholesale partner relationships.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Food Retail & Distribution - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Stores
  • Symbol: NYSE:GNC
  • CUSIP: 36191G10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $632.68 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 68,397,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $7.97
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.09
  • 52 Week Range: $6.51 - $27.93
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 6.93
  • P/E Growth: -0.64
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.52 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.26
  • Book Value: ($1.01) per share
  • Price / Book: -9.34
  • Annual Dividend: $0.40
  • Dividend Yield: 4.3%
  • EBIDTA: $319.67 million
  • Net Margins: -12.45%
  • Return on Equity: 95.43%
  • Return on Assets: 5.32%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -21.71%
  • Current Ratio: 2.57%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.64%
  • Average Volume: 2.48 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.84
  • Short Ratio: 11.46

Frequently Asked Questions for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 24th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Friday, December 30th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 8.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 14th. View GNC Holdings' Dividend History.

How were GNC Holdings' earnings last quarter?

GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 28th. The company reported $0.79 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.78 by $0.01. The business earned $689.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $670.65 million. GNC Holdings had a positive return on equity of 95.43% and a negative net margin of 12.45%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.79 EPS. View GNC Holdings' Earnings History.

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

10 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for GNC Holdings' stock. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $25.00. On average, they expect GNC Holdings' stock price to reach $13.78 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for GNC Holdings.

Who are some of GNC Holdings' key competitors?

Who are GNC Holdings' key executives?

GNC Holdings' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Robert F. Moran, Interim Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Tricia K. Tolivar, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Joseph Charles Gorman, Executive Vice President - Operations
  • Timothy Allen Mantel, Executive Vice President, Chief Merchandising Officer
  • Guru Ramanathan Ph.D., Senior Vice President, Chief Innovation Officer
  • Michael F. Hines, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Jeffrey Paul Berger, Independent Director
  • Alan D. Feldman, Independent Director
  • Amy Beth Lane, Independent Director
  • Philip E. Mallott, Independent Director

Who owns GNC Holdings stock?

GNC Holdings' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Shah Capital Management (1.60%), Fox Run Management L.L.C. (0.05%) and Aperio Group LLC (0.02%). Company insiders that own GNC Holdings stock include Alan D Feldman, Amy B Lane, Guru Ramanathan, Jeffrey Paul Berger, Michael F Hines, Philip E Mallott, Robert F Moran and Tim Mantel. View Institutional Ownership Trends for GNC Holdings.

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 Aperio Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for GNC Holdings.

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 Shah Capital Management and Fox Run Management L.L.C.. Company insiders that have bought GNC Holdings stock in the last two years include Alan D Feldman, Amy B Lane, Guru Ramanathan, Jeffrey Paul Berger, Michael F Hines, Philip E Mallott, Robert F Moran and Tim Mantel. View Insider Buying and Selling for GNC Holdings.

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.

What is GNC Holdings' stock price today?

One share of GNC Holdings stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.43.

MarketBeat Community Rating for GNC Holdings (NYSE GNC)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  231 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  300 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  531
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about GNC Holdings and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.50)
Consensus Price Target: $13.78 (46.11% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/9/2017Odeon Capital Group LLCReiterated RatingSellLowView Rating Details
4/19/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$9.00HighView Rating Details
4/19/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetUnderweight$5.00 -> $7.00LowView Rating Details
3/22/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingSellMediumView Rating Details
2/14/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutral$12.00N/AView Rating Details
12/23/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesLower Price TargetUnderweight$11.00 -> $7.00N/AView Rating Details
10/28/2016Bank of America CorporationDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$13.00N/AView Rating Details
8/1/2016WedbushDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$31.00 -> $23.00N/AView Rating Details
7/29/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingHold$25.00N/AView Rating Details
7/29/2016Jefferies Group LLCLower Price TargetHold$27.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
6/22/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$28.00 -> $26.00N/AView Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
3/28/2016William BlairDowngradeUnderperformN/AView Rating Details
1/22/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperform$45.00N/AView Rating Details
10/30/2015StephensUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
Earnings by Quarter for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
Earnings History by Quarter for GNC Holdings (NYSE GNC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/18/2017Q1 2017$0.33$0.37$623.03 million$644.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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$0.58$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)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.66
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
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)
Most Recent Dividend:12/30/2016
Annual Dividend:$0.40
Dividend Yield:4.24%
Dividend Growth:10.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-8.71% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
28.78% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
29.41% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)

Dividend History by Quarter for GNC Holdings (NYSE GNC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.78%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 82.88%
Insider Trades by Quarter for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/8/2017Amy B LaneDirectorBuy3,000$7.61$22,830.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2017Tim MantelEVPBuy15,000$7.21$108,150.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2017Alan D FeldmanDirectorBuy36,400$6.87$250,068.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2017Robert F MoranCEOBuy300,000$6.69$2,007,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2017Jeffrey Paul BergerDirectorBuy30,000$6.98$209,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2017Guru RamanathanSVPBuy29,500$7.72$227,740.00View SEC Filing  
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)


Headline Trends for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
Latest Headlines for GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC)
DateHeadline logo$0.38 Earnings Per Share Expected for GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) This Quarter - July 21 at 8:30 AM logoGNC Holdings (GNC) Q2 Earnings: Disappointment in the Cards? - Nasdaq - July 20 at 4:56 PM logoGNC Holdings (GNC) Q2 Earnings: Disappointment in the Cards? - July 19 at 7:47 PM logoGNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research - July 19 at 1:56 PM logoGNC: The 'Masters Of The Universe' Are Starting To Cover - Seeking Alpha - July 14 at 2:20 AM logoGNC Holdings, Inc. Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release, Webcast and Conference Call Scheduled for July 27, 2017 - July 12 at 7:48 PM logoBidaskClub Lowers GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) to Sell - July 8 at 7:08 PM logoInvestors Purchase Large Volume of GNC Holdings Call Options (NYSE:GNC) - July 5 at 7:16 AM logoZacks Investment Research Lowers GNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC) to Hold - July 4 at 11:04 AM logoGNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - July 3 at 8:44 PM logoUS Foods Holding Corp (USFD) and GNC Holdings (GNC) Critical Analysis - July 2 at 12:04 PM logoMichael Baker builds out HR team - July 1 at 6:34 PM logoGNC: Deja Vu - Seeking Alpha - June 30 at 3:23 PM logoGNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $647.57 Million - June 29 at 12:52 PM logoGNC: Baking The Cake - Seeking Alpha - June 28 at 11:44 PM logoGNC: Let's Play 'What If' - Seeking Alpha - June 28 at 7:43 AM logoGNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.39 Per Share - June 27 at 8:22 AM logoGNC Holdings: Picking Through The Trash - Seeking Alpha - June 27 at 12:12 AM logoFridman's L1 Retail to buy Holland & Barrett for $2.3 bln - June 26 at 9:32 AM logoCozen's path to Pittsburgh - June 24 at 1:34 AM logoDoes GNC Have Something Brewing In China? - Seeking Alpha - June 23 at 2:11 AM logoGNC Holdings: An Obsolete Business Model Facing Industry Headwinds - Seeking Alpha - June 23 at 2:11 AM logoGNC Holdings, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:GNC) : June 22, 2017 - June 23 at 2:11 AM logoNIH selection propels Cardax towards expansion - June 20 at 11:17 PM logoGNC Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GNC-US : June 20, 2017 - June 20 at 6:14 PM logoGNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC) Raised to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research - June 20 at 1:40 PM logoBullish Sign: These 11 CEOs Bought Their Stock - June 19 at 12:52 PM logoETFs with exposure to GNC Holdings, Inc. : June 15, 2017 - June 15 at 7:39 PM logoGNC: Short Interest Leaps - June 12 at 6:17 PM logoGNC Holdings (GNC) & PharMerica (PMC) Critical Analysis - June 11 at 8:22 PM logoInsider Buying: GNC Holdings Inc (GNC) Director Purchases 3,000 Shares of Stock - June 9 at 8:44 PM logoGNC: Double Or Nothing - Seeking Alpha - June 8 at 11:28 PM logoGNC Holdings, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : GNC-US : June 8, 2017 - June 8 at 6:28 PM logoGNC Holdings (GNC) versus PharMerica (PMC) Head to Head Comparison - June 8 at 8:22 AM logoGlobal Sports Nutrition Market Size & Statistics Estimated to Reach $45.27 Billion by 2022: Zion Market Research - June 8 at 3:03 AM logoToday's Research Reports on Stocks to Watch: EXACT Sciences and GNC Holdings - June 7 at 10:48 AM logoGNC Holdings Inc (GNC) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - June 6 at 8:32 PM logoThe Cost To Borrow Short GNC Has Spiked - Seeking Alpha - June 5 at 5:37 PM logoHennion to leave GNC Holdings - June 3 at 5:16 PM logo$647.57 Million in Sales Expected for GNC Holdings Inc (GNC) This Quarter - June 3 at 10:34 AM logoGNC Will Pop After Reporting Q2 Earnings - Seeking Alpha - June 2 at 6:48 PM logoField Observations At GNC Stores - Seeking Alpha - June 2 at 6:48 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate GNC Holdings Inc (GNC) Will Announce Earnings of $0.39 Per Share - June 1 at 8:52 AM logoDid GNC Overcommit? - Seeking Alpha - May 31 at 5:24 PM logoCan GNC Have A Rudy Like Ending? - Seeking Alpha - May 31 at 9:00 AM logoIs the Options Market Predicting a Spike in GNC Holdings (GNC) Stock? - May 30 at 11:00 AM logoPick Up 14% Yields From GNC Holdings, August 2020 Convertible Bonds - May 27 at 5:50 PM logoTim Mantel Purchases 15,000 Shares of GNC Holdings Inc (GNC) Stock - May 26 at 8:03 PM logoHere's What I Learned From My Call With GNC - Seeking Alpha - May 25 at 7:50 PM logoGNC Live Well Foundation Donates to Pittsburgh's Midtown Towers Fire Victims - May 25 at 7:50 PM



GNC Holdings (GNC) Chart for Friday, July, 21, 2017

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