The stock of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC) is a huge mover today! About 395,822 shares traded hands or 167.62% up from the average. Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC) has declined 40.31% since April 18, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 44.74% the S&P500.
The move comes after 9 months negative chart setup for the $245.13M company. It was reported on Nov, 18 by Barchart.com. We have $9.66 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:NGVC worth $34.32 million less.
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC) Ratings Coverage
Out of 9 analysts covering Natural Grocers (NYSE:NGVC), 5 rate it a “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 3 “Hold”. This means 56% are positive. Natural Grocers has been the topic of 15 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. The stock of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, August 26 by Jefferies. Citigroup initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, October 11 report. Canaccord Genuity maintained Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC) rating on Tuesday, January 26. Canaccord Genuity has “Buy” rating and $28.0 price target. The company was downgraded on Thursday, April 21 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC) has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, January 29 by Wedbush. The company was maintained on Monday, November 23 by RBC Capital Markets. Wolfe Research initiated Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC) on Wednesday, November 18 with “Underperform” rating. The firm has “Equal Weight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Friday, September 23.
According to Zacks Investment Research, “Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage is a specialty retailer of natural and organic groceries and dietary supplements. The Company provides healthy foods, vitamins, and supplements including allergy, aloe products, amino acids, antioxidants, animal products, beverages, medical, cleansing and clearance, weight loss, electrolytes, energy, cosmetics, natural, minerals, vitamins, pain relief, and supplements. It has locations primarily in Colorado, Texas, Utah, Wyoming, Oklahoma, Missouri, New Mexico, Montana, Kansas, Idaho, Nebraska and Arizona. Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage is based in Lakewood, Colorado.”
Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment decreased to 1.24 in 2016 Q2. Its down 0.08, from 1.32 in 2016Q1. The ratio dropped, as 15 funds sold all Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc shares owned while 19 reduced positions. 19 funds bought stakes while 26 increased positions. They now own 6.82 million shares or 16.61% less from 8.18 million shares in 2016Q1.
Jpmorgan Chase And last reported 3,326 shares in the company. Royal Bank & Trust Of Canada accumulated 0% or 475,645 shares. Schwab Charles Invest Mngmt Incorporated, a California-based fund reported 25,718 shares. The New Jersey-based Landscape Cap Mgmt Ltd Llc has invested 0.04% in Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC). Nationwide Fund last reported 0% of its portfolio in the stock. Rice Hall James Assocs Ltd holds 104,496 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. Blackrock Advsrs Limited Liability Corp accumulated 2,574 shares or 0% of the stock. Teachers Advsrs Incorporated last reported 20,272 shares in the company. Teacher Retirement Sys Of Texas holds 0% of its portfolio in Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC) for 1,422 shares. Shelton Mgmt has 0.02% invested in the company for 21,000 shares. Blackrock Management Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0% of its portfolio in Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC) for 37,922 shares. Moreover, Blackrock Incorporated has 0% invested in Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC) for 2,492 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage reported 356 shares or 0% of all its holdings. The Switzerland-based Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has invested 0% in Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC). Archford Strategies Ltd Llc has 0% invested in the company for 60 shares.
Insider Transactions: Since June 2, 2016, the stock had 2 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $41,311 net activity. Isely Charity had sold 1,500 shares worth $18,287. $51,402 worth of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC) shares were bought by Cerkovnik Edward. $19,026 worth of shares were bought by Isely Raquel M. on Thursday, June 2.
More notable recent Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: “Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Announces Fiscal 2016 Fourth Quarter and …” on November 17, 2016, also Marketwatch.com with their article: “Natural Grocers stock price target cut to $16 from $29 at RBC Capital” published on July 25, 2012, Fool.com published: “Could Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Be the Next Big Player in Organic Food?” on April 20, 2016. More interesting news about Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: “Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Fiscal Year …” published on July 14, 2016 as well as Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2016 Results” with publication date: January 28, 2016.
NGVC Company Profile
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc., incorporated on April 9, 2012, is a retailer of natural and organic groceries and dietary supplements. The Firm offers a selection of natural and organic food, dietary supplements, body care products, pet care products and books. It operates in the natural and organic retail stores segment. The Firm operates within the natural products retail industry, which includes conventional supermarkets, natural, gourmet and specialty food markets, mass and discount retailers, warehouse clubs, independent health food stores, dietary supplement retailers, drug stores, farmers’ markets, food cooperatives (co-ops), mail order and online retailers, and multi-level marketers. The Firm offers a range of cosmetics, skin care, hair care, fragrance and personal care products. The Company’s offerings include hypo-allergenic and fragrance-free household products, including cleaning supplies, paper products, dish and laundry soap, and other common household products, including diapers. The Company’s other products include books and handouts. The Firm stocks approximately 400 titles in each store’s book department. The Company’s titles cover various approaches to diet, lifestyle and health. It offers various handouts on health topics and dietary supplements.
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