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: $192.74 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 22,465,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $8.40
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $10.49
  • 52 Week Range: $7.77 - $14.04
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.93
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.88
  • P/E Growth: 7.03
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $736.1 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.26
  • Book Value: $5.88 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.46
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $44.65 million
  • Net Margins: 1.25%
  • Return on Equity: 7.20%
  • Return on Assets: 3.25%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.44%
  • Current Ratio: 1.35%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.12%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 125,660 shs.
  • Beta: 0.86
  • 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) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 4th. The company reported $0.13 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.16 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $197.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $197.65 million. Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage had a return on equity of 7.20% and a net margin of 1.25%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 11.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.16 earnings per share. View Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's Earnings History.

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, May, 4th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.50-0.54 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.47.

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

5 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's stock. Their predictions range from $8.00 to $15.00. On average, they expect Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's stock price to reach $12.20 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

Who owns Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stock?

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of Montreal Can (0.06%). Company insiders that own Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stock include Charity Isely, Edward Cerkovnik, Raquel M Isely and Richard Halle. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage.

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 Bank of Montreal Can. View Insider Buying and Selling for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage.

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 $8.58.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE NGVC)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  153 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  217 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  370
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: $12.20 (42.19% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/30/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$15.00LowView Rating Details
6/23/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$10.00 -> $8.00LowView 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
10/11/2016Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$14.00N/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
4/21/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$20.00 -> $15.00N/AView Rating Details
2/17/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$26.00N/AView Rating Details
1/29/2016StephensLower Price TargetOverweight$27.00N/AView Rating Details
11/18/2015Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageUnderperformN/AView Rating Details
11/17/2015Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/28/2015 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
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: $0.45 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.48 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: 33.97%
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
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

Headline Trends for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
Latest Headlines for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers is Hiring in Heber City, Utah
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 3:23 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 12:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 3:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers Brings Organic Produce to a Denver Food Desert
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 7:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. : July 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 5:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 6 at 9:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers' Downtown Denver Store Relocates to RiNo Bringing Organic Produce to a Food Desert
finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 7:23 AM
bizjournals.com logoNatural Grocers not worried about online grocery sales, still plans to open stores in 2017 (Photos)
www.bizjournals.com - July 5 at 8:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank Of Canada Reiterates Hold Rating for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 7:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers Wins International "Good Egg Award" for its Breakthrough 100% Free-Range Egg Standard and Ranking System
finance.yahoo.com - June 30 at 2:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 10:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. : June 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 27 at 6:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $196.67 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 24 at 8:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. :NGVC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : June 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 23 at 7:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 23 at 5:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Expect Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) to Post $0.12 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 22 at 2:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 7:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Comparison: Vitamin Shoppe (VSI) and Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 6:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat Nutrition Professionals Recommend for Summer Skin
finance.yahoo.com - June 13 at 6:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing Kroger Company (The) (KR) and Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 13 at 7:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers to Open New Iowa City Store on June 21
finance.yahoo.com - June 6 at 7:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NGVC) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 2 at 2:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers to Open New Portland Store on June 7
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 7:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$196.67 Million in Sales Expected for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NGVC) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 2:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NGVC) Will Announce Earnings of $0.12 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 29 at 10:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmazon rolling out same-day grocery delivery in Denver
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 6:57 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NGVC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 9:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers Opens New Store in Denver's Design District
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 6:32 PM
bizjournals.com logoWhole Foods shakes up board, drops chairman under investor pressure
www.bizjournals.com - May 12 at 12:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThis One Alarming Trend Should Terrify Anyone Who Loves Whole Foods
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 7:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NGVC) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 2:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NGVC) Announces Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.03 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 2:32 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Natural Grocers By Vitamin Cottage Q2 earnings per share $0.13
www.reuters.com - May 5 at 7:07 PM
seekingalpha.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC) Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 5 at 7:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of NGVC earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 8:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 9:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 10:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NGVC) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 8:08 PM
marketbeat.com logoNatural Grocers misses Street 2Q forecasts
marketbeat.com - May 4 at 7:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Announces Second Quarter and First Half Fiscal 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 6:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhole Foods CEO Could Be Doing Something Lethal by Touring the Country to Hype a New Book
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 11:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NGVC) Will Announce Earnings of $0.16 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 10:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NGVC) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 7:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC) Getting Somewhat Negative News Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 11:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's (NGVC) Hold Rating Reiterated at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 9:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers Partners with Weleda for Mother's Day Donation Drive
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 7:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVery Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 8:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers Opens in Jonesboro, Arkansas on May 10 With Grand Opening Celebration
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 6:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC) Given Daily Media Impact Rating of -0.30
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 7:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. Announces Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 6:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers is Hiring in Iowa City
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 6:11 PM

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