Sprouts Farmers Market Inc (SFM) Insider Sells $220257.18 in Stock

(NASDAQ:SFM) has declined 1.88% since January 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.58% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:AFAM) is a huge mover today! (NASDAQ:BBBY)[Trend Analysis] shares price eased down -0.81% during latest trading session. About 548,876 shares traded. Synopsys, Inc. (SNPS) has risen 45.65% since January 19, 2017 and is uptrending. We have $56.36 PT which if reached, will make NASDAQ:AFAM worth $24.35M less. During the key period of last 5 years, Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. Therefore 63% are positive.

Sprouts Farmers Market (NASDAQ:SFM) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 3rd.

Wall Street brokerage firms that regularly cover the stock have provided price targets and recommendations on Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Oppenheimer on Friday, June 16. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with "Buy" on Friday, July 28. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, July 14 with "Buy". Goldman Sachs Group reaffirmed a "sell" rating and issued a $18.00 price target on shares of Sprouts Farmers Market in a research note on Tuesday, November 14th. Susquehanna maintained it with "Hold" rating and $5800 target in Wednesday, July 12 report. Currently Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.10 on the shares. Moreover, Agf America has 1.31% invested in Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. The various firms use different terms for their rating systems, i.e. using "Outperform instead of "Buy", but Zacks properly sorts them into their 5-level classification system". About 2.38 million shares traded or 6.67% up from the average. Weaver C Barksdale And holds 0.02% or 1,139 shares. PointState Capital LP purchased a new position in Sprouts Farmers Market in the second quarter valued at $32,954,000. (NASDAQ:SFM) has experienced an average volume of 1608104.5. 15,000 shares were sold by TOWNSEND STEVEN H, worth $366,246 on Thursday, August 17. $220,257 worth of Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM) sales have annually surged 29.60% on average, however its earnings per share growth remained at 37.60%.

Short interest is another tool that analysts use to gauge investor sentiment. Citadel Advsr Ltd Liability Com owns 0.02% invested in Horizon Pharma Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:HZNP) for 1.65 million shares. It dived, as 34 investors sold SFM shares while 82 reduced holdings. The hedge funds in our partner's database reported: 117.51 million shares, up from 113.96 million shares in 2017Q2. White Pine Capital Ltd Liability Corporation owns 6,775 shares. Shares of CNK have sank -2.85% in the past three monthswhile the S&P 500 has dropped -10.56% in that time. The stock of Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc.

The collective rating of 2.1 for Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of SFM. Davidson Investment Advisors owns 901,043 shares or 1.83% of their USA portfolio. It increased, as 33 investors sold HZNP shares while 50 reduced holdings. Alta Capital Management Llc, a Utah-based fund reported 633,551 shares. Canada Pension Plan Inv Board invested in 19,686 shares. Sprouts Fmrs Mkt Inc now has $3.54B valuation. (NASDAQ:SFM). Tower Capital Limited Liability Com (Trc) stated it has 3,509 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. They expect $0.14 EPS, up 16.67% or $0.02 from last year's $0.12 per share. NasdaqGS:SFM Future Profit Jan 20th 18 Profit margins are commonly useful when employed as a comparitive measure to judge a business' profit-making ability against its industry. After $0.23 actual earnings per share reported by Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -39.13% negative EPS growth. The lowest target is $60.0 while the high is $68.0. (SFM) has had a 20-day average volume of 1,804,035 shares, with an average of 100% of short term indicators pointed at Buy. As per Friday, October 9, the company rating was initiated by Mizuho. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $26.0 target. (NASDAQ:AFAM) has "Hold" rating given on Sunday, September 17 by Robert W. Baird. The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Friday, August 4 by JP Morgan. (NASDAQ:SFM) earned "Buy" rating by UBS on Monday, October 30. The company was maintained on Wednesday, January 10 by Stephens.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.46 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.18, from 1.26 in 2017Q2. Also, COO James Leroy Nielsen sold 110,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 1st. 28 funds opened positions while 55 raised stakes. Guggenheim Capital Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 0% or 97,287 shares. SFM's shares are therefore the less volatile of the two stocks. Parkside Bancorp & Tru stated it has 0.1% of its portfolio in General Mills, Inc. Bank & Trust Of Mellon Corp holds 0.02% or 3.70M shares. (NYSE:GIS). Mathes Inc owns 4,700 shares. Jpmorgan Chase &, New York-based fund reported 595 shares. Hutchin Hill Lp reported 41,100 shares stake. Brown Advisory Inc holds 0% or 15,971 shares in its portfolio. Manchester Capital Mngmt reported 623 shares.

Taking notice on volatility measures, price volatility of stock was 2.18% for a week and 2.15% for a month.

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