Vitamin Shoppe Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from Analysts (NYSE:VSI)
Vitamin Shoppe (NYSE:VSI) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the twelve ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, AnalystRatingsNetwork reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have issued a hold recommendation and six have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year target price among brokerages that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $49.32.
VSI has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Analysts at Zacks downgraded shares of Vitamin Shoppe from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note on Thursday. They now have a $37.90 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Deutsche Bank reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Vitamin Shoppe in a research note on Wednesday, August 6th. They now have a $50.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $55.00. Finally, analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of Vitamin Shoppe in a research note on Wednesday, August 6th. They now have a $49.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $54.00.
Shares of Vitamin Shoppe (NYSE:VSI) opened at 39.63 on Monday. Vitamin Shoppe has a one year low of $36.90 and a one year high of $55.20. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $40.84 and its 200-day moving average is $43.83. The company has a market cap of $1.209 billion and a P/E ratio of 18.78.
Vitamin Shoppe (NYSE:VSI) last released its earnings data on Tuesday, August 5th. The company reported $0.62 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the analysts’ consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $306.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $306.09 million. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.60 earnings per share. Vitamin Shoppe’s revenue was up 9.6% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that Vitamin Shoppe will post $2.27 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Vitamin Shoppe, Inc is a specialty retailer and direct marketer of vitamins, minerals, herbs, specialty supplements, sports nutrition and other health and wellness products.
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