Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage CFO Sandra Buffa Unloads 1,700 Shares (NGVC)
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NASDAQ:NGVC) CFO Sandra Buffa sold 1,700 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, October 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of $40.00, for a total transaction of $68,000.00. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 193,266 shares in the company, valued at approximately $7,730,640. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.
A number of research firms have recently commented on NGVC. Analysts at Wells Fargo & Co. initiated coverage on shares of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage in a research note to investors on Monday, September 9th. They set an “outperform” rating on the stock. Analysts at Canaccord Genuity raised their price target on shares of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage from $30.00 to $38.00 in a research note to investors on Thursday, August 8th. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NASDAQ:NGVC) traded up 1.01% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $39.90. The stock had a trading volume of 128,130 shares. Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage has a 52 week low of $17.45 and a 52 week high of $42.86. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $38.56 and its 200-day moving average is $33.44. The company has a market cap of $895.1 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 95.18.
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NASDAQ:NGVC) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, August 7th. The company reported $0.13 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.14 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $113.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $107.32 million. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 30.6% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage will post $0.48 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc is a specialty retailer of natural and organic groceries and dietary supplements.
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