Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM) reported actual EPS of 0.16 in the last Quarter


Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $24.13. The stock traded with the volume of 2.88 Million in the last trading session. Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. opened at $21.12 and closed by showing a decrease of -3.17%. The Bid price in the last session was $20.29 x 1000 and the Ask price was $21.50 x 100. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).

Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. has the Market Capitalization of 2.91 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $30 and 52-Week Low of $18.7 and it touched its 52-week high on Mar 18, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Sep 9, 2016.

Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. reported its last Earnings on Nov 03 BMO where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.16/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.17/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $-0.01/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of -5.9%. The company will report its next earnings on Feb 23 – Feb 27 (Est.).

16 number of analysts also provided their insight on Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc., where the Average Price Target for the stock is $24.13. They also projected Low Price Target as $19 while High Price Target is set at $30.

A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 5 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 8 reported it as Buy.7 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 0 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.

Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. annual Divided is 0 while it’s Dividend Yield is 0%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 23.09 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 21.54. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 0.73 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 3.98, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 57.95 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 36.39.

The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 9.4 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 17% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 13.1%.

The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of -4.5% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is -3.53 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -14.69 percent.

A look at performance overview of Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. depicts that Performance (Week) is -5.54 percent while Performance Month is -7.58%. Quarterly performance shows a value of -10.21% and Half Year Performance value stands at -19.31%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of -15.13 percent. Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. has its YTD performance of -22.98 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).

Insider Trades:

Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 10 Nov 2016 where Officer Lombardi (Brandon F) did a transaction type “Buy” in which 11459 shares were traded at a price of $3.78. Another insider trade includes Officer Lombardi (Brandon F) who also initiated a transaction in which 11500 shares were traded on 10 Nov 2016 as “Buy”. On 10 Nov 2016 Officer Lombardi (Brandon F) traded 11459 shares as “Sell” at $21.03. Chief Financial Officer Lukow (Bradley Stephen) Buy 2000 shares on 15 Sep 2016 at the price of $20.05.

Upgrades/Downgrades Report:

The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Jefferies on 30-Sep-16 who Upgrade the stock from Hold to Buy. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 23-Sep-16, Barclays took an action “Initiated”  to Overweight. On 8-Aug-16, the stock was Downgrade to Neutral by Northcoast.