Stock Price of Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM) Increases 3.94%

Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has dropped -9.46% in the past 12 Weeks but analyzing the 6 month chart of the stock, the price of the stock has managed to drop negative and it has dropped down to -15.13% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is down -16.37% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks since the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. has a negative value of -34.85 compared to overall market performance. Stocks of Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM) rallied by 3.94% during the past week but lost 2.01% on a 4-week basis. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 3.1% in the past week but underperformed the index by 3.76% in the last 4 weeks.

Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $18.99 and hit $19.68 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $19.52, with a gain of 3.06% or 0.58 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 3,702,814 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $30 and the company has a market cap of $2,778 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $17.59 .

Sprouts Farmers Market Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 3, 2016. The company reported $0.16 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01. Analyst had a consensus of $0.17. The company had revenue of $1035.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1011.63 million. The companys revenue was up 14.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.21 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Sprouts Farmers Market Inc was Downgraded by Goldman to Neutral on Jan 19, 2017.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 3, 2017, James Douglas Sanders (director) sold 45,000 shares at 18.62 per share price.On Nov 14, 2016, Brandon F. Lombardi (Chief HR & Legal Officer) sold 22,959 shares at 21.03 per share price.On Sep 19, 2016, Bradley Lukow (CFO) purchased 2,000 shares at 20.05 per share price.

Sprouts Farmers Markets, LLC engages in the retailing of natural and organic food primarily in the United States. The Company offers fresh produce, meats, cheeses, dairy, bakery, beer and wine, bulk foods, vitamins, and supplements. Sprouts Farmers Markets, LLC is based in Phoenix, Arizona.


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