Village Super Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:VLGEA) EVP John Sumas sold 4,800 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, January 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $22.96, for a total value of $110,208.00. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 125,805 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,888,482.80. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website.

John Sumas also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, December 6th, John Sumas sold 5,000 shares of Village Super Market stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.50, for a total value of $117,500.00.
  • On Tuesday, October 24th, John Sumas sold 5,000 shares of Village Super Market stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $24.22, for a total value of $121,100.00.

Shares of Village Super Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:VLGEA) traded up $0.09 on Friday, reaching $23.00. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 25,520 shares, compared to its average volume of 27,275. The company has a current ratio of 1.69, a quick ratio of 1.22 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.15. Village Super Market, Inc. has a 52-week low of $22.43 and a 52-week high of $31.34. The company has a market cap of $330.66, a P/E ratio of 15.13 and a beta of 0.34.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, January 25th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 4th will be given a $0.25 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, January 3rd. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.35%. Village Super Market’s payout ratio is 65.79%.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of VLGEA. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. raised its position in Village Super Market by 8.7% in the 2nd quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 83,346 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,161,000 after purchasing an additional 6,666 shares during the last quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp raised its position in Village Super Market by 2.8% in the 2nd quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 110,852 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,873,000 after purchasing an additional 2,979 shares during the last quarter. LSV Asset Management raised its position in Village Super Market by 3.9% in the 2nd quarter. LSV Asset Management now owns 257,711 shares of the company’s stock valued at $6,679,000 after purchasing an additional 9,700 shares during the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN raised its position in Village Super Market by 6.2% in the 2nd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 32,606 shares of the company’s stock valued at $846,000 after purchasing an additional 1,903 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Martingale Asset Management L P raised its position in Village Super Market by 0.7% in the 2nd quarter. Martingale Asset Management L P now owns 28,710 shares of the company’s stock valued at $745,000 after purchasing an additional 200 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 42.13% of the company’s stock.

Separately, BidaskClub downgraded Village Super Market from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Saturday, December 9th.

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About Village Super Market

Village Super Market, Inc (Village) is engaged in retail sale of food and nonfood products. As of July 30, 2016, the Company operated a chain of 29 ShopRite supermarkets, 18 of which are located in northern New Jersey, eight in southern New Jersey, two in Maryland and one in northeastern Pennsylvania.

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