Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Company Profile (NYSE:NGVC)

About Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage logoNatural Grocers By Vitamin Cottage Inc. (Natural Grocers) is a specialty retailer of natural and organic groceries and dietary supplements. The Company sells natural and organic groceries and dietary supplements. The Company's grocery products include: bulk food and private label products, dry, frozen and canned groceries, meats and seafood, dairy products and dairy substitutes, prepared foods, bread and baked goods, and beverages. Natural Grocers' other products include body care, pet care, household and general merchandise, and books and handouts. The Company's 107,000 square foot bulk food repackaging facility and distribution center is in Golden, Colorado. The Company stock approximately 400 titles in its book department. Titles cover various approaches to diet, lifestyle and health. The Company's subsidiaries include Vitamin Cottage Natural Food Markets, Inc. and Vitamin Cottage Two Ltd. Liability Company and Natural Systems, LLC.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Health Food Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Food Retail
  • Symbol: NYSE:NGVC
  • CUSIP: 63888U10
  • Web: www.naturalgrocers.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $118.01 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 22,435,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $5.54
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $7.95
  • 52 Week Range: $5.16 - $13.79
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.59
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.14
  • P/E Growth: 6.63
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $751.53 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.16
  • Book Value: $5.91 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.89
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $43.46 million
  • Net Margins: 0.95%
  • Return on Equity: 5.50%
  • Return on Assets: 2.46%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.44%
  • Current Ratio: 1.40%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.14%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 192,669 shs.
  • Beta: 0.92
  • Short Ratio: 11.44
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)

What is Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's stock symbol?

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NGVC."

How were Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's earnings last quarter?

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.03 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.11 by $0.08. The company earned $194.70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $196.26 million. Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage had a return on equity of 5.50% and a net margin of 0.95%. Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's revenue for the quarter was up 8.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.12 earnings per share. View Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's Earnings History.

When will Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage make its next earnings announcement?

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 15th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage.

What guidance has Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage issued on next quarter's earnings?

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.31-0.34 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.45.

Where is Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's stock going? Where will Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's stock price be in 2017?

7 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's shares. Their predictions range from $6.00 to $14.00. On average, they expect Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's stock price to reach $9.92 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage.

Who are some of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's key competitors?

Who are Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's key executives?

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Kemper Isely, Chairman of the Board, Co-President
  • Zephyr Isely, Co-President, Director
  • Sandra Buffa, Chief Financial Officer
  • Heather Isely, Executive Vice President, Corporate Secretary, Director
  • Elizabeth Isely, Executive Vice President, Director
  • Michael T. Campbell, Independent Director
  • Edward Cerkovnik, Independent Director
  • Richard Halle, Independent Director

How do I buy Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stock?

Shares of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage 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 Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's stock price today?

One share of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.26.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE NGVC)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  185 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  249 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  434
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.14)
Consensus Price Target: $9.92 (88.53% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
Price Target History for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
Analysts' Ratings History for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/14/2017Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$10.50 -> $7.50MediumView Rating Details
8/9/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$12.00 -> $8.00LowView Rating Details
8/7/2017Wolfe ResearchUpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformHighView Rating Details
8/4/2017Jefferies Group LLCSet Price TargetHold$8.00 -> $6.00HighView Rating Details
8/1/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaSet Price TargetHold$15.00 -> $14.00LowView Rating Details
2/3/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Hold$13.00N/AView Rating Details
11/19/2016Barclays PLCSet Price TargetHold$11.00N/AView Rating Details
5/16/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingOverweight$21.00N/AView Rating Details
5/6/2016WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$15.00 -> $16.00N/AView Rating Details
2/17/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$26.00N/AView Rating Details
1/29/2016StephensLower Price TargetOverweight$27.00N/AView Rating Details
11/17/2015Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
Earnings by Quarter for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE NGVC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/15/2017$0.05N/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q3 2017$0.11$0.03$196.26 million$194.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2017Q2 2017$0.16$0.13$197.65 million$197.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/2/2017Q117$0.14$0.09$190.55 million$183.58 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/17/2016Q416$0.08$0.07$184.32 million$181.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q316$0.12$0.12$179.15 million$179.27 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q216$0.15$0.16$183.52 million$177.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q116$0.18$0.17$171.40 million$167.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/19/2015Q415$0.13$0.13$161.81 million$162.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q315$0.15$0.19$160.54 million$158.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q215$0.19$0.24$156.00 million$157.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q115$0.14$0.16$143.40 million$145.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/20/2014Q414$0.14$0.14$135.60 million$135.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q314$0.15$0.15$134.96 million$134.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q214$0.18$0.18$132.93 million$130.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q114$0.11$0.13$121.27 million$120.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/21/2013Q4$0.11$0.11$112.42 million$115.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q3 2013$0.14$0.13$107.32 million$113.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q2 2013$0.13$0.14$102.59 million$106.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/15/2012Q412$0.08$0.08$87.55 million$89.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.31 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.29 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 60.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 32.30%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/2/2017Sandra BuffaCFOSell100,000$5.53$553,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2017Elizabeth IselyInsiderBuy5,993$6.39$38,295.27View SEC Filing  
8/8/2017Edward CerkovnikDirectorBuy3,000$6.00$18,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2017Kemper IselyInsiderBuy5,400$6.19$33,426.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2017Charity IselyInsiderSell500$12.28$6,140.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Charity IselyInsiderSell700$11.90$8,330.00View SEC Filing  
9/14/2016Charity IselyInsiderSell1,000$10.83$10,830.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Charity IselyInsiderSell1,500$12.19$18,285.00View SEC Filing  
8/3/2016Edward CerkovnikDirectorBuy4,000$12.85$51,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016Raquel M IselyInsiderBuy1,400$13.59$19,026.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Richard HalleDirectorBuy4,000$13.52$54,080.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2014Sandra BuffaCFOSell8,941$23.60$211,007.60View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014Sandra BuffaCFOSell24,800$22.80$565,440.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Michael CampbellDirectorBuy5,000$24.25$121,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014Edward CerkovnikDirectorBuy3,500$22.64$79,240.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014Elizabeth IselyInsiderBuy10,000$22.61$226,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014Kemper IselyInsiderBuy10,000$23.93$239,300.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014Richard HalleDirectorBuy4,000$23.87$95,480.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Lark IselyInsiderSell7,344$42.21$309,990.24View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Lark IselyInsiderSell3,263$42.18$137,633.34View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Lark IselyInsiderSell5,294$42.09$222,824.46View SEC Filing  
1/8/2014Sandra BuffaCFOSell7,688$42.58$327,355.04View SEC Filing  
1/7/2014Sandra BuffaCFOSell10,069$42.51$428,033.19View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Sandra BuffaCFOSell1,607$40.00$64,280.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2013Sandra BuffaCFOSell11,117$40.25$447,459.25View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Sandra BuffaCFOSell1,700$40.00$68,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/20/2013Sandra BuffaCFOSell3,195$39.05$124,764.75View SEC Filing  
3/15/2013Richard HalleDirectorBuy2,500$20.22$50,550.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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