Lifeway Foods, Inc. (LWAY): Price and Financial Metrics

Lifeway Foods, Inc. (LWAY): $9.65

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LWAY Price/Volume Stats

Current price $9.65 52-week high $12.96
Prev. close $12.42 52-week low $5.22
Day low $9.40 Volume 297,000
Day high $11.88 Avg. volume 36,773
50-day MA $8.97 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $6.79 Market Cap 141.59M

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LWAY Stock Summary

  • Of note is the ratio of LIFEWAY FOODS INC's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 83.47% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, LIFEWAY FOODS INC is reporting a growth rate of 1,355.8%; that's higher than 98.88% of US stocks.
  • The volatility of LIFEWAY FOODS INC's share price is greater than that of 82.71% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to LIFEWAY FOODS INC are ODC, PFMT, FARM, INNV, and NCSM.
  • Visit LWAY's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

LWAY Valuation Summary

  • LWAY's price/earnings ratio is 32; this is 61.62% higher than that of the median Consumer Defensive stock.
  • LWAY's price/earnings ratio has moved up 8 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LWAY.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LWAY 2023-09-22 1.2 3.5 32.0 19.7
LWAY 2023-09-21 1.2 3.4 31.1 19.2
LWAY 2023-09-20 1.2 3.5 32.2 19.8
LWAY 2023-09-19 1.2 3.5 31.9 19.6
LWAY 2023-09-18 1.1 3.3 30.5 18.8
LWAY 2023-09-15 1.2 3.4 31.0 19.1

LWAY Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -81.19%.
  • Its 5 year price growth rate is now at -74.77%.
  • Its 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -62.73%.
Over the past 49 months, LWAY's revenue has gone up $30,129,000.

The table below shows LWAY's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 136.704 2.768 0.115
2022-06-30 128.117 1.388 -0.388
2022-03-31 123.788 3.706 1.11
2021-12-31 119.065 5.564 3.311
2021-09-30 113.676 7.472 3.684
2021-06-30 110.162 8.121 5.03

Lifeway Foods, Inc. (LWAY) Company Bio

Lifeway Foods manufactures and sells probiotic, cultured, and functional dairy and nondairy health food products in the United States. The company was founded in 1986 and is based in Morton Grove, Illinois.

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LWAY Price Returns

1-mo -12.43%
3-mo 48.01%
6-mo 59.24%
1-year 73.56%
3-year 85.22%
5-year 238.60%
YTD 73.87%
2022 20.65%
2021 -14.97%
2020 171.86%
2019 5.85%
2018 -76.50%

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