Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC), hence the stock is down -13.27% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.64% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -12.93% and the stock has fallen -1.67% in the past 1 week.
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. has dropped 9.45% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -42.17%. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 7.27% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 9.88%.
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $11.73 and $11.69 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $11.99. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $11.78, notching a gain of 0.51% for the day. The total traded volume was 65,698 . The stock had closed at $11.72 on the previous day.
Also, Equity Analysts at the Jefferies maintains the rating on Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC). The brokerage firm has issued a Buy rating on the shares. The Analysts at the ratings agency lowers the price target from $21 per share to $19 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on May 19, 2016.
Natural Grocers By Vitamin Cottage Inc. (Natural Grocers) is a specialty retailer of natural and organic groceries and dietary supplements. The Company sells natural and organic groceries and dietary supplements. The Companys grocery products include: bulk food and private label products, dry, frozen and canned groceries, meats and seafood, dairy products and dairy substitutes, prepared foods, bread and baked goods, and beverages. Natural Grocers other products include body care, pet care, household and general merchandise, and books and handouts. The Companys 107,000 square foot bulk food repackaging facility and distribution center is in Golden, Colorado. The Company stock approximately 400 titles in its book department. Titles cover various approaches to diet, lifestyle and health. The Companys subsidiaries include Vitamin Cottage Natural Food Markets, Inc. and Vitamin Cottage Two Ltd. Liability Company and Natural Systems, LLC.