Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC): Price and Financial Metrics

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC): $12.95

-3.00 (-18.81%)

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  • Sentiment is the dimension where NGVC ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 89.31% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for NGVC is in Growth, which has been heading down over the past 199 days.
  • NGVC ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 36th percentile.

NGVC Stock Summary

  • Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 96.24% of US listed stocks.
  • Of note is the ratio of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 85.98% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • NGVC's price/sales ratio is 0.34; that's higher than the P/S ratio of just 5.49% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc are SFM, SGRP, LAZY, CHS, and BBBY.
  • NGVC's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc's official web site, go to

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NGVC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $12.95 52-week high $18.75
Prev. close $15.95 52-week low $9.36
Day low $12.56 Volume 329,500
Day high $15.62 Avg. volume 107,894
50-day MA $16.38 Dividend yield 2.16%
200-day MA $14.05 Market Cap 292.36M

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NGVC) Company Bio

Natural Grocers operates natural and organic groceries and dietary supplement retail stores in the United States. The company was founded in 1955 and is based in Lakewood, Colorado.

NGVC Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$12.95$255.33 1488%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc. To summarize, we found that Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc ranked in the 92th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Moreover, under all the scenarios we modelled, the output consistently forecasted positive returns. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc, consider:

  • The stock's equity weight, or the proportion of capital from equity relative to debt, is 46. Its equity weight surpasses that of just 5.15% of free cash flow generating stocks in the Consumer Defensive sector.
  • Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 7%; for context, that number is higher than merely 0.56% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • NGVC's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 3%; for context, that number is higher than merely 0.56% of tickers in our DCF set.

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Below are the latest news stories about Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate NGVC as an investment opportunity.

Introducing: Natural Grocers™ Brand Vitamins & Supplements, A Comprehensive Array Of High-Quality Vitamins, Herbs, And Precision Formulas

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage®, the nation's largest family-operated natural and organic grocery retailer, announces its new expanded line of Natural Grocers Brand Vitamins & Supplements. Customers can now select from a comprehensive range of more than 100 vitamins, herbs, minerals, and precision formulas that are priced for accessibility while providing high quality ingredients and third-party certified Good Manufacturing Practices.

Yahoo | April 29, 2021

5 Consumer Defensive Companies Boosting Book Value

Kroger tops the list

Yahoo | April 27, 2021

Honor Earth Day 2021 With Natural Grocers'™ Fourth Annual Ladybug Love Campaign

LAKEWOOD, Colo. , March 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Embracing the connectedness of planet Earth's vibrant ecosystem, Natural Grocers will celebrate Earth Day 2021 and its fourth annual Ladybug Love SM campaign throughout the month of April. The campaign celebrates insects that play a crucial role in food supply stability, and regenerative farming practices that use ladybugs and other beneficial insects instead of harmful synthetic pesticides to control pests. Ladybug Love features fundraising efforts benefiting nonprofit partner Beyond Pesticides, a free limited-edition Ladybug Love reusable bag exclusively for {N}power® members, flash sales, discounts, and more. BEYOND PESTICIDES & LADYBUG LOVE YOUR NEIGHBORHOODS Natural Grocers Celebrates Earth Day 2021 and Ladybug Love Throughout the Mo...

Benzinga | March 30, 2021

Natural Grocers™ Continues To Support Texas Communities And good4u Crew Impacted By Recent Winter Storms

LAKEWOOD, Colo., March 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- When historically cold weather and winter storms hit Texas in February 2021, Natural Grocers quickly implemented disaster relief efforts to help communities across the Lone Star State. Driven by its Founding Principles, including commitment…

PR Newswire | March 17, 2021

Loewe Commits to Connectivity with DTS Play-Fi

DTS®, a global leader in next-generation audio, imaging and sensing technology and a wholly owned subsidiary of Xperi Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: XPER) ("Xperi"), today announced Loewe as its newest partner to join the DTS Play-Fi whole-home audio ecosystem. Loewe is a leading international brand for televisions and audio products based in Germany and will release products featuring DTS Play-Fi in the first half of 2021.

Yahoo | March 9, 2021

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NGVC Price Returns

1-mo -24.09%
3-mo -19.76%
6-mo 29.85%
1-year -3.08%
3-year 45.11%
5-year 15.52%
YTD -5.28%
2020 62.34%
2019 -35.12%
2018 71.67%
2017 -24.89%
2016 -41.63%

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