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Nature’s Sunshine Products (NASDAQ:NATR) CEO Gregory Probert acquired 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, August 18th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $15.85 per share, for a total transaction of $158,500.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the chief executive officer now directly owns 37,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $586,450. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link.

Separately, analysts at Singular Research initiated coverage on shares of Nature’s Sunshine Products in a research note on Monday, June 2nd. They set a “buy” rating and a $20.00 price target on the stock.

Shares of Nature’s Sunshine Products (NASDAQ:NATR) traded up 2.43% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $16.02. The stock had a trading volume of 32,615 shares. Nature’s Sunshine Products has a 1-year low of $12.91 and a 1-year high of $19.92. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $16.09 and its 200-day moving average is $14.98. The company has a market cap of $259.6 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.23.

Nature’s Sunshine Products (NASDAQ:NATR) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 6th. The company reported $0.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.07. On average, analysts predict that Nature’s Sunshine Products will post $1.29 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, August 29th. Investors of record on Monday, August 18th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.50%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 14th.

Nature’s Sunshine Products, Inc along with its subsidiaries, is a natural health and wellness company primarily engaged in the manufacturing and direct selling of nutritional and personal care products.

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