Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC Purchases Shares of 16,891 Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC)

Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC purchased a new stake in Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NYSE:NGVC) in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 16,891 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock, valued at approximately $169,000. Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC owned 0.08% of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. A.R.T. Advisors LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage by 6.9% during the 2nd quarter. A.R.T. Advisors LLC now owns 21,754 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $219,000 after acquiring an additional 1,400 shares during the last quarter. Strs Ohio lifted its holdings in shares of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage by 7.5% during the 2nd quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 44,300 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $445,000 after acquiring an additional 3,100 shares during the last quarter. Northern Trust Corp lifted its holdings in shares of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage by 2.9% during the 2nd quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 110,966 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $1,115,000 after acquiring an additional 3,176 shares during the last quarter. WINTON GROUP Ltd lifted its holdings in shares of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage by 23.9% during the 2nd quarter. WINTON GROUP Ltd now owns 25,026 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $252,000 after acquiring an additional 4,835 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Vanguard Group Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage by 1.2% during the 2nd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 510,581 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $5,132,000 after acquiring an additional 6,296 shares during the last quarter. 36.28% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

NYSE NGVC opened at $8.38 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.38, a quick ratio of 0.23 and a current ratio of 1.42. The company has a market capitalization of $184.09 million, a P/E ratio of 22.65 and a beta of 1.14. The company has a fifty day moving average of $9.72 and a 200-day moving average of $10.48. Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc has a 52-week low of $8.19 and a 52-week high of $24.50.

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NYSE:NGVC) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 1st. The specialty retailer reported $0.09 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $224.41 million during the quarter. Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage had a net margin of 1.13% and a return on equity of 6.71%. As a group, analysts forecast that Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc will post 0.4 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Separately, ValuEngine raised shares of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 2nd.

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Profile

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, retails natural and organic groceries, and dietary supplements in the United States. The company's stores offer natural and organic grocery products, such as organic produce; bulk food products; private label products; dry, frozen, and canned groceries; meat and seafood products; dairy products, dairy substitutes, and eggs; prepared foods; bread and baked products; beverages; and beer, wine, and hard cider products.

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