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Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc is a grocery stores business based in the US. Sprouts Farmers Market shares (SFM) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Sprouts Farmers Market employs 30,000 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$6.1 billion.
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Sprouts Farmers Market's share price has had significant positive movement.
Its last market close was USD$21.88, which is 17.78% up on its pre-crash value of USD$17.99 and 68.31% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as USD$13.
If you had bought USD$1,000 worth of Sprouts Farmers Market shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth USD$1,117.99 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth USD$1,475.37.
|Latest market close||USD$21.88|
|52-week range||USD$14.51 - USD$27.995|
|50-day moving average||USD$21.8183|
|200-day moving average||USD$23.2193|
|Wall St. target price||USD$28.87|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||USD$1.836|
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|1 week (2020-10-16)||21.88|
|1 month (2020-09-25)||4.34%|
|3 months (2020-07-24)||-17.76%|
|6 months (2020-04-24)||0.88%|
|1 year (2019-10-25)||15.52%|
|2 years (2018-10-25)||-18.93%|
|3 years (2017-10-25)||16.38%|
|5 years (2015-10-23)||-2.28%|
Valuing Sprouts Farmers Market stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Sprouts Farmers Market's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Sprouts Farmers Market's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 12x. In other words, Sprouts Farmers Market shares trade at around 12x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Sprouts Farmers Market's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.018. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Sprouts Farmers Market's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Sprouts Farmers Market's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$435.8 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Sprouts Farmers Market's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||USD$6.1 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||5.09%|
|Gross profit TTM||USD$1.9 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||6.86%|
|Return on equity TTM||34%|
|Market capitalisation||USD$2.5 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 16.1 million Sprouts Farmers Market shares held short by investors – that's known as Sprouts Farmers Market's "short interest". This figure is 0.7% up from 16.0 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Sprouts Farmers Market shares can be evaluated.
Sprouts Farmers Market's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Sprouts Farmers Market shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Sprouts Farmers Market shares traded daily (recently around 2.3 million). Sprouts Farmers Market's SIR currently stands at 6.96. In other words for every 100,000 Sprouts Farmers Market shares traded daily on the market, roughly 6960 shares are currently held short.
However Sprouts Farmers Market's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Sprouts Farmers Market shares, or, against the total number of tradable Sprouts Farmers Market shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Sprouts Farmers Market's short interest could be expressed as 0.14% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Sprouts Farmers Market shares in existence, roughly 140 shares are currently held short) or 0.1765% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Sprouts Farmers Market shares, roughly 177 shares are currently held short).
A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Sprouts Farmers Market.
Find out more about how you can short Sprouts Farmers Market stock.
We're not expecting Sprouts Farmers Market to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Over the last 12 months, Sprouts Farmers Market's shares have ranged in value from as little as $14.51 up to $27.995. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Sprouts Farmers Market's is 0.1142. This would suggest that Sprouts Farmers Market's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc., a healthy grocery store, provides fresh, natural, and organic food products in the United States. Its stores offer fresh produce, packaged groceries, meat and seafood, deli, vitamins and supplements, dairy and dairy alternatives, bulk items, baked goods, frozen foods, natural health and body care, beer and wine, and household items. As of February 20, 2020, it operated 341 stores in 22 states. Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. was founded in 2002 and is based in Phoenix, Arizona.
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