The Comerica Bank Has $1599000 Stake in Sprouts Farmers Market Inc (SFM)

During the same quarter past year, the company posted $0.18 earnings per share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-0.01/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -7.7%.

Supermarket chain Albertson's is reportedly considering a merger with organic grocer Sprouts Farmers Market Inc (NASDAQ:SFM).

Sprouts Farmers Market Inc now has a yearly EPS of 0.89.

The consensus analysts recommendation at this point stands at 2.20 for Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc.

For the current quarter, the highest estimate analysts provided is 1.13 Billion and the lowest is 1.09 Billion. The fund owned 80,261 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 2,984 shares during the period.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for SFM to be 0%. The company projects a long term annual growth estimate of 10.21 percent. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. increased its position in shares of Sprouts Farmers Market by 76.8% in the third quarter. (NASDAQ:SFM) ended its previous trading session at $22.02 with the Gain of 5.46%. Finally, Wedbush reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and set a $28.00 target price on shares of Sprouts Farmers Market in a research report on Monday, February 27th.

The price objective on Sprouts Farmers Market is based on an EV/EBITDA of 13X, above the company's peer average. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and fourteen have assigned a buy rating to the company. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a "buy" rating on shares of Sprouts Farmers Market in a research report on Wednesday, February 22nd. The Company has 52-week high of $29.93 and 52-week low of $17.38.

Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. has a 50 day moving average of 18.74 and a 200 day moving average of 20.18. The company reached a 52-week low at 17.38 on Mar 7, 2017.

At the same time in the options market, the last hour of trading saw roughly 15,000 contracts, or about 14 times Sprouts' average daily trading volume, change hands, Trade Alert said. The stock is now has its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 7.1 Percent.

Another key indicator that can help investors determine if a stock might be a quality investment is the Return on Equity or ROE. SFM has returns on investment of 13.10%.

While looking at the Stock's Performance, Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. now shows a Weekly Performance of 23.36%, where Monthly Performance is 17.13%, Quarterly performance is 8.37%, 6 Months performance is 9.99% and yearly performance percentage is -23.67%.

FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) yearly performance is -40.26% and net profit margin is -67.20%. The volatility rate is 7.08% percent and 3.88% percent each.

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