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Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC) Company Profile

Updated May 14, 2020
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc.
Short Name:Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage
Trading Ticker Symbol:NGVC
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:Colorado, CO
Primary Industry Sector:Consumer Services
Seconday Sub-sector:Food Chains
Main Business Areas: Consumer Services, Food Chains, Consumer Defensive, Grocery Stores, Food & Beverage
Dividend Payments:Dividend History
ETFs Holding:List of ETFs holding Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stock

Market and Trading Information for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage as of writing:
Current Share Price:$13.81
Previous Year's Closing Price:$9.87
Percentage Price Change (YTD):39.92%
Market Cap:$310.87 million
52-week Price Range:$5.41 - $16.39
Dividend Per Share:$0.14
EPS (TTM):0.4
Price-Earnings (Trailing):34.53
Price-Earnings (Forward):31.39

Company Profile and Business Description for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc., incorporated on April 9, 2012, is a retailer of natural and organic groceries and dietary supplements. The Company offers a selection of natural and organic food, dietary supplements, body care products, pet care products and books. It operates in the natural and organic retail stores segment. The Company operates within the natural products retail industry, which includes conventional supermarkets, natural, gourmet and specialty food markets, mass and discount retailers, warehouse clubs, independent health food stores, dietary supplement retailers, drug stores, farmers' markets, food cooperatives (co-ops), mail order and online retailers, and multi-level marketers. The Company offers a range of cosmetics, skin care, hair care, fragrance and personal care products. The Company's offerings include hypo-allergenic and fragrance-free household products, including cleaning supplies, paper products, dish and laundry soap, and other common household products, including diapers. Its other products include books and handouts. The Company stocks approximately 400 titles in each store's book department. Its titles cover various approaches to diet, lifestyle and health. It offers various handouts on health topics and dietary supplements.

The Company offers a selection of natural and organic grocery products with a focus on minimally processed and single ingredient products. The Company also carries a range of products associated with special diets, such as gluten free, vegetarian and non-dairy. The Company's 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. Its bulk food and private label products include nuts, water, pasta, canned seafood, dried fruits, grains, granolas, honey, eggs, herbs, spices and teas. It also offers self-serve filtered drinking water that is dispensed into one gallon or larger containers provided by its customers. Its natural and organic dry, frozen and canned groceries include cereals, soups, baby foods, frozen entrees and snack items. In addition, it offers a selection of natural chocolate bars, and energy, protein and food bars. The Company offers dairy products, such as milk, eggs, cheeses, yogurts and beverages, as well as non-dairy substitutes made from almonds, coconuts, rice and soy. It also offers refrigerated prepared fresh food items, such as salads, sandwiches, salsa, humus and wraps. The Company's dietary supplement department sells name-brand supplements, as well as a line of private label dietary supplements.

The Company offers its customers an average of approximately 20,700 stock keeping units (SKUs) of natural and organic products per store, including an average of approximately 6,500 SKUs of dietary supplements. It sells peanut and almond butters, freshly ground in-store under the Natural Grocers brand. The Company owns and operates approximately 110 stores in over 20 states, including Colorado, Arizona, Arkansas, Idaho, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. It also operates a food repackaging facility and distribution center in Colorado. The Company contracts with third-party manufacturers to produce groceries and dietary supplements under its private labels, which include the Natural Grocers and Vitamin Cottage brands.

The Company competes with Kroger, Safeway, Wal-Mart, Target, Whole Foods, The Fresh Market, Sprouts, Trader Joe's, Sam's Club and Costco.

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ETFs Holding Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Stock

As of March 2020, the following exchange-traded funds (ETF) hold the Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stocks in their respective portfolios. Below is a random list of only 10 ETFs in no particular order that have Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stock holding. There are a total of 21 ETFs in Fknol.com records which are holding Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage stock in their portfolio. See Full List.

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EXTWisdomTree US Total Earnings ETFThe WisdomTree U.S. Total Earnings Fund tracks an index selected and weighted by earnings over the past four quarters. ...Full Details0.28%1233
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ITOTiShares Core S&P Total US Stock Market ETFThe iShares Core S&P Total U.S. Stock Market ETF tracks a market cap-weighted index of all common equities listed on the NYSE and the NASDAQ. ...Full Details0.03%3090
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IWViShares Russell 3000 ETFThe iShares Russell 3000 ETF tracks a cap-weighted index that measures the investable US equities market, covering the entire market-cap spectrum, including micro-caps. ...Full Details0.2%3002
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SCHBSchwab US Broad Market ETFThe Schwab U.S. Broad Market ETF tracks a cap-weighted index of the largest 2,500 stocks in the US. ...Full Details0.03%2365
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VTHRVanguard Russell 3000 ETFThe Vanguard Russell 3000 ETF tracks a cap-weighted index that measures the investable US equities market, covering the entire market-cap spectrum including micro-caps. ...Full Details0.15%1581
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VTIVanguard Total Stock Market ETFThe Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF tracks a cap-weighted index that measures the investable US equities market, encompassing the entire market-cap spectrum. ...Full Details ...Candlestick Patterns.0.04%1515
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BUYUSCF SummerHaven SHPEI Index FundThe USCF SummerHaven SHPEI Index Fund tracks an equal-weighted index of roughly 200 micro-, small-, and midcap US stocks that exhibit similar return characteristics to those companies held by private equity firms. ...Full Details0.95%297
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EESWisdomTree US SmallCap Earnings ETFThe WisdomTree U.S. SmallCap Earnings Fund tracks an index of US small-cap stocks weighted by firms' earnings from core operations. The index is a small-cap subset of the WisdomTree Earnings Index. ...Full Details0.38%815
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FDMFirst Trust Dow Jones Select MicroCap Index FundThe First Trust Dow Jones Select Micro Cap ETF tracks an index of U.S.-listed stocks in the bottom two market-cap deciles. Only stocks that meet fundamental and liquidity thresholds are included in the index. ...Full Details0.6%244
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IWCiShares Microcap ETFThe iShares Microcap ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of U.S. micro-cap stocks. The index selects the smallest 1000 stocks in the Russell 2000 Index. ...Full Details0.6%1452
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Peer / Competitor Companies of Food Chains Sector

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▶ Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao (CBD): Companhia Brasileira de Distribuicao, incorporated on November 10, 1981, directly or through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the retail of food, clothing, home appliances, electronics and other items through its ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ DAVIDsTEA (DTEA): DavidsTea Inc., incorporated on May 21, 2008, is a beverage company, which offers various selection of loose-leaf teas, pre-packaged teas, tea sachets, and tea-related gifts and accessories. The Company operates ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ GNC (GNC): GNC Holdings, Inc., incorporated on February 5, 2007, is a specialty retailer of health, wellness and performance products, which include protein, performance supplements, weight management supplements, vitamins, herbs and greens, ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Ingles Markets (IMKTA): Ingles Markets, Incorporated (Ingles), incorporated on June 2, 1965, is a supermarket chain in the southeast United States. The Companys segments include retail grocery and other. Its Other segment consists ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Kroger (KR): The Kroger Co. (Kroger), incorporated on April 3, 1902, manufactures and processes food for sale in its supermarkets. The Company operates supermarkets, multi-department stores, jewelry stores and convenience stores throughout ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Sprouts Farmers Market (SFM): Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc., a healthy grocery store, provides fresh, natural, and organic food products in the United States. Its stores offer fresh produce, bulk foods, vitamins and supplements, pa....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Village Super Market (VLGEA): 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 org....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Vitamin Shoppe (VSI): Vitamin Shoppe, Inc. (VSI), incorporated on September 27, 2002, is a multi-channel specialty retailer and contract manufacturer of vitamins, minerals, herbs, specialty supplements, sports nutrition, and other health and wellness ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Weis Markets (WMK): Weis Markets, Inc. engages in the retail sale of food in Pennsylvania and surrounding states. The company's retail food stores sell groceries, dairy products, frozen foods, meats, seafood, fresh produ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

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