Inventure Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNAK) – Equities researchers at William Blair dropped their Q4 2017 earnings per share estimates for shares of Inventure Foods in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. William Blair analyst J. Andersen now anticipates that the company will post earnings per share of $0.00 for the quarter, down from their previous estimate of $0.01. William Blair also issued estimates for Inventure Foods’ FY2018 earnings at $0.08 EPS.
A number of other brokerages have also recently weighed in on SNAK. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Inventure Foods from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 12th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Inventure Foods from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 25th.
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Inventure Foods (SNAK) opened at 3.32 on Friday. The company’s market cap is $65.36 million. Inventure Foods has a 52-week low of $2.96 and a 52-week high of $10.15. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $3.78 and its 200 day moving average is $4.47.
Inventure Foods (NASDAQ:SNAK) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, May 11th. The company reported ($0.13) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.08) by $0.05. Inventure Foods had a negative return on equity of 32.41% and a negative net margin of 19.06%. The firm had revenue of $49.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $70.10 million. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned ($0.05) EPS. Inventure Foods’s quarterly revenue was down 13.3% compared to the same quarter last year.
Several large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. KCG Holdings Inc. boosted its stake in Inventure Foods by 116.3% in the first quarter. KCG Holdings Inc. now owns 26,093 shares of the company’s stock worth $115,000 after buying an additional 14,032 shares during the last quarter. Bourgeon Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in Inventure Foods during the first quarter worth approximately $133,000. Symons Capital Management Inc. purchased a new stake in Inventure Foods during the first quarter worth approximately $168,000. NJ State Employees Deferred Compensation Plan purchased a new stake in Inventure Foods during the second quarter worth approximately $216,000. Finally, OppenheimerFunds Inc. purchased a new stake in Inventure Foods during the first quarter worth approximately $228,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 81.75% of the company’s stock.
About Inventure Foods
Inventure Foods, Inc is a marketer and manufacturer of healthy/natural and indulgent specialty snack food brands. The Company operates in two segments: frozen products and snack products. The frozen products segment produces frozen fruits, vegetables, beverages and frozen desserts for sale primarily to groceries, club stores and mass merchandisers.
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