Nature’s Sunshine Products (NASDAQ:NATR) Major Shareholder Buys $98,834.32 in Stock

Nature’s Sunshine Products (NASDAQ:NATR) major shareholder Wynnefield Partners Small Cap bought 10,933 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, June 13th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $9.04 per share, with a total value of $98,834.32. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. Large shareholders that own at least 10% of a company’s shares are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC.

Wynnefield Partners Small Cap also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Thursday, June 6th, Wynnefield Partners Small Cap bought 362 shares of Nature’s Sunshine Products stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of $9.09 per share, with a total value of $3,290.58.
  • On Monday, June 3rd, Wynnefield Partners Small Cap bought 16,136 shares of Nature’s Sunshine Products stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of $9.43 per share, with a total value of $152,162.48.
  • On Thursday, May 30th, Wynnefield Partners Small Cap acquired 100 shares of Nature’s Sunshine Products stock. The stock was purchased at an average price of $9.49 per share, with a total value of $949.00.
  • On Tuesday, May 28th, Wynnefield Partners Small Cap acquired 2,565 shares of Nature’s Sunshine Products stock. The stock was purchased at an average price of $9.50 per share, with a total value of $24,367.50.
  • On Thursday, May 16th, Wynnefield Partners Small Cap acquired 554 shares of Nature’s Sunshine Products stock. The stock was purchased at an average price of $9.79 per share, with a total value of $5,423.66.

Nature’s Sunshine Products stock opened at $9.17 on Friday. Nature’s Sunshine Products has a 12 month low of $6.12 and a 12 month high of $10.73. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.15, a current ratio of 1.66 and a quick ratio of 0.97. The company has a market cap of $176.73 million, a PE ratio of 57.31 and a beta of 0.84.

Nature’s Sunshine Products (NASDAQ:NATR) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 9th. The company reported $0.14 EPS for the quarter. Nature’s Sunshine Products had a return on equity of 2.53% and a net margin of 0.11%. The business had revenue of $91.27 million during the quarter.

Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its holdings in Nature’s Sunshine Products by 4.3% during the first quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 517,848 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,811,000 after acquiring an additional 21,561 shares during the period. Renaissance Technologies LLC grew its holdings in Nature’s Sunshine Products by 4.4% during the first quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 485,421 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,510,000 after acquiring an additional 20,300 shares during the period. US Bancorp DE grew its holdings in Nature’s Sunshine Products by 118.7% during the first quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 27,363 shares of the company’s stock worth $254,000 after acquiring an additional 14,854 shares during the period. Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. acquired a new position in Nature’s Sunshine Products during the first quarter worth $124,000. Finally, Rhumbline Advisers acquired a new position in Nature’s Sunshine Products during the fourth quarter worth $95,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 75.43% of the company’s stock.

NATR has been the subject of a number of research reports. TheStreet upgraded Nature’s Sunshine Products from a “d+” rating to a “c-” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 30th. ValuEngine upgraded Nature’s Sunshine Products from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, April 15th.

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About Nature’s Sunshine Products

Nature's Sunshine Products, Inc, a natural health and wellness company, primarily engages in the manufacture and sale of nutritional and personal care products worldwide. It operates through four segments: NSP Americas; NSP Russia; Central and Eastern Europe; and NSP China. The company offers general health products related to blood sugar support, bone health, cellular health, cognitive function, joint health, mood, sexual health, sleep, sports and energy, and vision.

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