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: $113.3 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 22,435,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $5.56
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.00
  • 52 Week Range: $5.00 - $13.79
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.93
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.83
  • P/E Growth: 7.15
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $751.53 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.15
  • Book Value: $5.91 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.87
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: 192,312 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) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.03 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.08. The business earned $194.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $196.26 million. Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage had a return on equity of 5.50% and a net margin of 0.95%. The firm's revenue was up 8.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $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 issued an update on 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 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's stock. Their forecasts range from $6.00 to $14.00. On average, they anticipate Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage's stock price to reach $9.92 in the next year. 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 $5.17.


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 (91.81% 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 10/20/2015 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)

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 offers Heber City residents the chance to win free groceries for six months on opening day
finance.yahoo.com - October 19 at 6:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers to open relocated South Colorado Springs store on Oct. 26
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 7:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 1:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 12:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$194.30 Million in Sales Expected for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 4 at 11:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) CFO Sells 100,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 2 at 10:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) Will Post Earnings of $0.05 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 6:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 12:52 AM
bizjournals.com logoNatural Grocers chairman speaks out on Whole Foods price cuts (Video)
www.bizjournals.com - August 30 at 7:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers Celebrates Organic Harvest Month Sponsoring a National Fundraiser for the Organic Farmers Association
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 7:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmazon's official Whole Foods purchase hits grocery and foods sector
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 5:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Anticipate Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $194.30 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 28 at 8:00 AM
barrons.com logoCostco: We Don’t Dismiss the Amazon Threat But…
www.barrons.com - August 27 at 2:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Top 3 Reasons Shoppers Buy Organic Produce
finance.yahoo.com - August 24 at 10:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 12:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) Insider Buys $38,295.27 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 11:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) Price Target Lowered to $7.50 at Citigroup Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 1:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEdward Cerkovnik Purchases 3,000 Shares of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 9:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) Insider Buys 5,400 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 9:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $194.45 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 7:10 AM
seekingalpha.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage looks to recover
seekingalpha.com - August 7 at 11:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) Upgraded to Market Perform at Wolfe Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 10:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE:NGVC) Given a $6.00 Price Target at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 12:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 11:26 PM
News IconBRIEF-Natural Grocers By Vitamin Cottage Q3 EPS $0.03
www.businessinsider.com - August 5 at 7:55 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Natural Grocers By Vitamin Cottage reports Q3 earnings per share $0.03
www.reuters.com - August 4 at 6:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 6:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Announces Third Quarter and First Nine Months of Fiscal 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 6:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of NGVC earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 8:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 6:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of NGVC earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 8:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 6:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNatural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 5:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNatural Grocers to Host Ice-Cream Social Event to Celebrate 62nd Anniversary at 140 Stores on August 17
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 6:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. : August 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 6:18 AM
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
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
bizjournals.com logoWhole Foods shakes up board, drops chairman under investor pressure
www.bizjournals.com - May 12 at 12:20 AM
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
marketbeat.com logoNatural Grocers misses Street 2Q forecasts
marketbeat.com - May 4 at 7:17 PM
bizjournals.com logoWhole Foods: Activist investor takes big stake; blasts company for 'chronic underperformance'
www.bizjournals.com - April 11 at 10:59 AM
thestreet.com logo[video]Whole Foods Has Lost a Staggering Amount of Shoppers and That's a Major Problem for Its Future
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 27 at 6:19 PM
thestreet.com logoWhole Foods Has Lost a Staggering Amount of Shoppers and That's a Major Problem for Its Future
www.thestreet.com - March 27 at 10:08 AM
thestreet.com logoNatural Grocers By Vitamin Cottage is Now Oversold (NGVC)
www.thestreet.com - March 6 at 6:19 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoNATURAL GROCERS BY VITAMIN COTTAGE, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
biz.yahoo.com - March 2 at 7:01 PM

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