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How to buy Village Super Market (VLGEA) stock

Learn how to easily invest in Village Super Market stock.

Village Super Market, Inc
NASDAQ: VLGEA - USD
GROCERY STORES
$23.10
+$0.03 (+0.13%)

Village Super Market, Inc is a grocery stores business based in the US. Village Super Market shares (VLGEA) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Village Super Market employs 2,178 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
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Village Super Market stock price (NASDAQ: VLGEA)

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Village Super Market shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-23.
Latest market close$23.89
52-week range$20.57 - $25.92
50-day moving average $23.65
200-day moving average $23.76
Wall St. target priceN/A
PE ratio 17.0645
Dividend yield $1 (4.24%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.35

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Village Super Market price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $23.89 from 2021-05-26

1 week (2021-07-16) N/A
1 month (2021-06-25) 1.10%
3 months (2021-04-27) -1.81%
6 months (2021-01-23) N/A
1 year (2020-07-23) N/A
2 years (2019-07-23) N/A
3 years (2018-07-23) N/A
5 years (2016-07-23) N/A

Is Village Super Market under- or over-valued?

Valuing Village Super Market stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Village Super Market's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Village Super Market's P/E ratio

Village Super 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 17x. In other words, Village Super Market shares trade at around 17x 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.

Village Super Market's EBITDA

Village Super Market's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $58.1 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Village Super Market's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Village Super Market financials

Revenue TTM $2 billion
Operating margin TTM 1.12%
Gross profit TTM $506.5 million
Return on assets TTM 1.88%
Return on equity TTM 5.93%
Profit margin 0.99%
Book value $23.18
Market capitalisation $335 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Village Super Market shares

There are currently 663,440 Village Super Market shares held short by investors – that's known as Village Super Market's "short interest". This figure is 0.3% down from 665,171 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Village Super Market shares can be evaluated.

Village Super Market's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Village Super Market's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Village Super Market shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Village Super Market shares traded daily (recently around 39822.328931573). Village Super Market's SIR currently stands at 16.66. In other words for every 100,000 Village Super Market shares traded daily on the market, roughly 16660 shares are currently held short.

However Village Super Market's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Village Super Market shares, or, against the total number of tradable Village Super Market shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Village Super Market's short interest could be expressed as 0.05% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Village Super Market shares in existence, roughly 50 shares are currently held short) or 0.0874% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Village Super Market shares, roughly 87 shares are currently held short).

A SIR above 10% would generally be considered pretty high, pointing to a potentially pessimistic outlook for the share price and a discouraging interest in betting against Village Super Market.

Find out more about how you can short Village Super Market stock.

Village Super Market share dividends

1%

Dividend payout ratio: 1.12% of net profits

Recently Village Super Market has paid out, on average, around 1.12% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 4.24% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Village Super Market shareholders could enjoy a 4.24% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Village Super Market's case, that would currently equate to about $1 per share.

While Village Super Market's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Village Super Market is investing more in its future growth.

Village Super Market's most recent dividend payout was on 28 July 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 6 July 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Village Super Market's shares ever split?

Village Super Market's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 22 January 2009. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Village Super Market shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Village Super Market shares which in turn could have impacted Village Super Market's share price.

Village Super Market share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Village Super Market's shares have ranged in value from as little as $20.5728 up to $25.9187. 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 Village Super Market's is 0.117. This would suggest that Village Super Market's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Village Super Market overview

Village Super Market, Inc. operates a chain of supermarkets in the United States. Its stores feature specialty departments, such as an on-site bakery, an expanded delicatessen, various natural and organic foods, ethnic and international foods, prepared foods, and pharmacies. The company operates a chain of 30 ShopRite supermarkets, 5 Fairway Markets, and 3 Gourmet Garage specialty markets located in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Maryland. Village Super Market, Inc. was founded in 1937 and is based in Springfield, New Jersey. .

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Village Super Market is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 18.037% of Village Super Market shares are held by insiders and 64.916% by institutions.
How many people work for Village Super Market?
Latest data suggests 2,178 work at Village Super Market.
When does the fiscal year end for Village Super Market?
Village Super Market's fiscal year ends in July.
Where is Village Super Market based?
Village Super Market's address is: 733 Mountain Avenue, Springfield, NJ, United States, 07081
What is Village Super Market's ISIN number?
Village Super Market's international securities identification number is: US9271074091
What is Village Super Market's CUSIP number?
Village Super Market's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 927107409

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