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

About Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage

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: Grocery Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Food Retail
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: NGVC
  • CUSIP: 63888U10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $12.31
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $12.61
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $12.06
  • 52-Week Range: $10.46 - $22.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 28.86
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 23.87
  • P/E Growth: 3.36
  • Market Cap: $278.67M
  • Outstanding Shares: 22,455,000
  • Beta: 0.86
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 1.36%
  • Return on Equity: 7.75%
  • Return on Assets: 3.55%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.45%
  • Current Ratio: 1.41%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.16%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.22)
Consensus Price Target: $15.00 (20.87% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/3/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Hold$13.00View Rating Details
1/31/2017Jefferies Group LLCDowngradeBuy -> Hold$14.00View Rating Details
11/19/2016Barclays PLCSet Price TargetHold$11.00View Rating Details
11/19/2016RBC Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$15.00View Rating Details
10/11/2016Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$14.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingOverweight$21.00View Rating Details
5/6/2016WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$15.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
4/21/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$20.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
4/21/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$29.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
2/17/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$26.00View Rating Details
1/29/2016StephensLower Price TargetOverweight$27.00View Rating Details
11/18/2015Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageUnderperformView Rating Details
11/17/2015Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/3/2017        
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
1/29/2016Q116$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: $0.48 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.52 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$0.26$0.28$0.27
Q2 20163$0.20$0.21$0.21
Q3 20162$0.15$0.17$0.16
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

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 History for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 60.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 32.43%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
DateHeadline
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bvnewsjournal.com - February 18 at 6:58 AM
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www.4-traders.com - February 16 at 11:29 PM
marketexclusive.com logoInsider Trading Activity Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) – Insider Sold 500 shares of Stock - Market Exclusive (NYSE:NGVC)
marketexclusive.com - February 16 at 6:23 PM
marketexclusive.com logoInsider Trading Activity Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) – Insider Sold 500 shares of Stock - Market Exclusive (NYSE:NGVC)
marketexclusive.com - February 16 at 6:23 PM
marketexclusive.com logoInsider Trading Activity Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) – Insider Sold 500 shares of Stock - Market Exclusive (NYSE:NGVC)
marketexclusive.com - February 16 at 6:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKombucha on Tap at Natural Grocers (NYSE:NGVC)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKombucha on Tap at Natural Grocers (NYSE:NGVC)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKombucha on Tap at Natural Grocers (NYSE:NGVC)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:23 PM
4-traders.com logoInsider Trading Activity Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) – Insider Sold 500 shares of Stock (NYSE:NGVC)
www.4-traders.com - February 14 at 9:38 PM
News IconAnalysts Tracking Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC): Updates & Recommendations - Midway Monitor (NYSE:NGVC)
midwaymonitor.com - February 10 at 7:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers Reinvents Its Monthly Circular By Launching A Content-Driven Digital Version Of The Health Hotline® (NYSE:NGVC)
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 3:31 PM
realistinvestor.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) Accounts Payable Is $53.738 For The Quarter Ended 2016-12-31 - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:NGVC)
www.realistinvestor.com - February 7 at 9:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of NGVC earnings conference call or presentation 2-Feb-17 9:30pm GMT (NYSE:NGVC)
finance.yahoo.com - February 3 at 5:46 AM
seekingalpha.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC) Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:NGVC)
seekingalpha.com - February 3 at 12:45 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Natural Grocers By Vitamin Cottage announces Q1 fiscal 2017 results (NYSE:NGVC)
www.reuters.com - February 2 at 7:42 PM
marketwatch.com logo10-Q: NATURAL GROCERS BY VITAMIN COTTAGE, INC. (NYSE:NGVC)
www.marketwatch.com - February 2 at 7:42 PM
4-traders.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage : misses Street 1Q forecasts (NYSE:NGVC)
www.4-traders.com - February 2 at 7:42 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ1 2017 Natural Grocers By Vitamin Cottage Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:NGVC)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 2 at 7:42 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results (NYSE:NGVC)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 2 at 7:42 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:13 pm Natural Grocers misses by $0.04, misses on revs; reaffirms FY17 EPS guidance (NYSE:NGVC)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 2 at 7:42 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers Brings 18 New Jobs to Davenport, Iowa (NYSE:NGVC)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 2 at 7:42 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers misses Street 1Q forecasts (NYSE:NGVC)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 7:42 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers Grand Opening on February 15 in Vancouver, Washington (NYSE:NGVC)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 7:53 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers downgraded by Jefferies (NYSE:NGVC)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 31 at 7:48 PM
News IconStock Watch for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) - Gilbert Daily (NYSE:NGVC)
gilbertdaily.com - January 30 at 12:21 AM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:NGVC)
wsbeacon.com - January 25 at 5:40 AM
News IconValue Composite Score Update on Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) - The Tribune (NYSE:NGVC)
lakecitytribune.com - January 24 at 12:08 AM
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aikenadvocate.com - January 21 at 6:35 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. : January 19, 2017 (NYSE:NGVC)
www.capitalcube.com - January 19 at 11:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. Announces First Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast (NYSE:NGVC)
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 11:04 PM
realistinvestor.com logoQuarterly Deferred Tax Assets Of Natural Grocers by Vitamin ... - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:NGVC)
www.realistinvestor.com - January 18 at 8:25 AM
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wsbeacon.com - January 15 at 6:23 PM
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www.investornewswire.com - January 12 at 7:25 PM
realistinvestor.com logoQuarterly Deferred Tax Assets Of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) At $0.869 Millions - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:NGVC)
www.realistinvestor.com - January 10 at 8:58 AM
realistinvestor.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) Is Expected To Post EPS Of $0.085 - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:NGVC)
www.realistinvestor.com - January 8 at 11:33 PM
bizjournals.com logoSpecialty grocer preps for second San Antonio location (NYSE:NGVC)
www.bizjournals.com - January 5 at 8:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers Releases Top 10 Nutrition Trends for 2017 (NYSE:NGVC)
finance.yahoo.com - January 3 at 10:59 PM
publicnow.com logoNatural Grocers to Open 20th Texas Store on January 18 in Longview, Texas (NYSE:NGVC)
www.publicnow.com - January 3 at 10:38 AM
seekingalpha.com logoNatural Grocers By Vitamin Cottage - A Cash Flow Story (NYSE:NGVC)
seekingalpha.com - December 31 at 12:12 AM
investornewswire.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) Strong Buy Recommendations At 3 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:NGVC)
www.investornewswire.com - December 30 at 7:50 AM
News IconNotes on the 2017 Retail Insights Universe For Natural and Organic Sales (NYSE:NGVC)
www.wholefoodsmagazine.com - December 28 at 6:42 PM
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www.fool.com - December 23 at 12:06 AM
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www.4-traders.com - December 22 at 7:06 PM
publicnow.com logoNatural Grocers Brings 18 New Jobs to South Jordan, Utah (NYSE:NGVC)
www.publicnow.com - December 22 at 7:06 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. : December 21, 2016 (NYSE:NGVC)
www.capitalcube.com - December 21 at 7:38 PM
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www.4-traders.com - December 21 at 11:11 AM
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brazilbusiness.einnews.com - December 21 at 11:11 AM
publicnow.com logoNatural Grocers Brings 18 New Jobs to San Antonio, Texas (NYSE:NGVC)
www.publicnow.com - December 21 at 11:11 AM
4-traders.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage : Brings 18 New Jobs to Jonesboro, Arkansas (NYSE:NGVC)
www.4-traders.com - December 20 at 12:46 PM
capitalcube.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. :NGVC-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : December 20, 2016 (NYSE:NGVC)
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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."

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

9 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's stock. Their forecasts range from $11.00 to $21.00. On average, they expect Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's share price to reach $15.00 in the next year.

When will Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage announce their earnings?

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May, 3rd 2017.

Who owns Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stock?

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (4.30%), Royce & Associates LP (2.54%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.61%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.16%), State Street Corp (0.68%) and Two Sigma Investments LP (0.45%). Company insiders that own Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stock include Charity Isely, Edward Cerkovnik, Raquel M Isely and Richard Halle.

Who sold Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stock? Who is selling Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stock?

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC.

Who bought Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stock? Who is buying Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stock?

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Two Sigma Investments LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Oxford Asset Management, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and State Street Corp. Company insiders that have bought Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stock in the last two years include Edward Cerkovnik, Raquel M Isely and Richard Halle.

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.

How much does a share of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stock cost?

One share of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.41.

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Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff