Nature’s Sunshine Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:NATR) Director Kristine F. Hughes sold 2,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, October 4th. The stock was sold at an average price of $10.48, for a total transaction of $20,960.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link.

Shares of Nature’s Sunshine Products, Inc. (NASDAQ NATR) traded up 0.92% during midday trading on Friday, hitting $11.00. 17,468 shares of the stock traded hands. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $10.41 and a 200-day moving average of $11.18. Nature’s Sunshine Products, Inc. has a 52-week low of $8.40 and a 52-week high of $16.45. The company’s market cap is $207.81 million.

Nature’s Sunshine Products (NASDAQ:NATR) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 8th. The company reported ($0.01) earnings per share for the quarter. The business had revenue of $81.34 million during the quarter. Nature’s Sunshine Products had a negative net margin of 0.16% and a negative return on equity of 0.39%. On average, equities analysts predict that Nature’s Sunshine Products, Inc. will post $0.80 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Separately, ValuEngine downgraded shares of Nature’s Sunshine Products from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, July 17th.

Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in NATR. Strs Ohio grew its holdings in shares of Nature’s Sunshine Products by 6.1% in the second quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 38,200 shares of the company’s stock valued at $506,000 after purchasing an additional 2,200 shares in the last quarter. Alpha Cubed Investments LLC acquired a new position in shares of Nature’s Sunshine Products in the second quarter valued at approximately $315,000. Rhumbline Advisers grew its holdings in shares of Nature’s Sunshine Products by 12.2% in the second quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 12,423 shares of the company’s stock valued at $165,000 after purchasing an additional 1,347 shares in the last quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp grew its holdings in shares of Nature’s Sunshine Products by 12.1% in the second quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 38,280 shares of the company’s stock valued at $507,000 after purchasing an additional 4,138 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Alliancebernstein L.P. grew its holdings in shares of Nature’s Sunshine Products by 5.8% in the second quarter. Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 11,000 shares of the company’s stock valued at $146,000 after purchasing an additional 600 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 74.78% of the company’s stock.

About Nature’s Sunshine Products

Nature’s Sunshine Products, Inc (NSP), together with its subsidiaries, is a natural health and wellness company. The Company is engaged in the manufacturing and direct selling of nutritional and personal care products. The Company has four business segments that are divided based on the various characteristics of their distributor bases, selling and distributor compensation plans, and product formulations, as well as the internal organization and business operations.

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