Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM): Bradley Lukow , CFO of Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. purchased 10,000 shares on Sep 12, 2016. The Insider buying transaction was reported by the company on Sep 13, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were purchased at $19.44 per share for a total value of $194,455.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on May 31, 2016, Bradley Lukow (CFO) purchased 10,000 shares at $25.15 per share price.On Mar 22, 2016, James Douglas Sanders (director) sold 14,532 shares at $30.00 per share price.Also, On Mar 11, 2016, Steven H Townsend (director) sold 10,000 shares at $27.85 per share price.On Mar 11, 2016, Theodore Edward Ii Frumkin (Chief Development Officer) sold 36,667 shares at $27.48 per share price.
Shares of Sprouts Farmers Market Inc (SFM) ended Monday, Sep 12, 2016 session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.23 points or -1.17% at $19.37 with 2,650,811 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $19.59, the shares hit an intraday low of $19.335 and an intraday high of $19.66 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $2,875 M and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 148,425,410 shares. The 52-week high of Sprouts Farmers Market Inc is $30 and the 52-week low is $18.7.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Sprouts Farmers Market Inc is Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts to Outperform while Lowering the Price Target of the company shares to $ 31 from a previous price target of $33 . The Rating was issued on Sep 9, 2016.Sprouts Farmers Market Inc is Downgraded by Northcoast to Neutral. Earlier the firm had a rating of Buy on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Aug 8, 2016.Sprouts Farmers Market Inc is Upgraded by Goldman to Buy. Earlier the firm had a rating of Sell on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Jul 26, 2016.Sprouts Farmers Market Inc is Initiated by JP Morgan to Neutral and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $24. The Rating was issued on Jul 18, 2016.Sprouts Farmers Market Inc is Reiterated by Deutsche Bank to Buy while Lowering the Price Target of the company shares to $ 31 from a previous price target of $35 . The Rating was issued on Jul 14, 2016.
Sprouts Farmers Market Inc. is a food retailer. The Company operates as a grocery store that offers natural and organic food including produce bulk foods vitamins and supplements grocery meat and seafood bakery dairy frozen foods body care and natural household items. As of February 26 2015 the Company operated 198 stores in 12 states. The Companys product offerings focus on fresh natural and organic foods. It categorizes its products as perishable and non-perishable. Perishable product categories include produce meat seafood deli and bakery. Non-perishable product categories include grocery vitamins and supplements bulk items dairy and dairy alternatives frozen foods beer and wine and natural health and body care.