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SpartanNash Company (SPTN) earnings: expect 5% revenue growth

Carla Olson | 8:37 am ET, 15 May 2019

SpartanNash Company (SPTN) is announcing earnings on May 20 before market opening. We combed through analyst estimates to understand what the company revenue and earnings are predicted to look like.

What should you expect from the upcoming earnings?

Revenue for the next quarter is expected to be $2.51B, which implies a 5% growth rate year-over-year.

Earnings per share are expected to come in at $0.36. If this materializes, EPS will decline -35% year-over-year.

How did the stock do last month?

Over the last month, SpartanNash Company (SPTN) returned -3.92%.

How is the stock valued?

SpartanNash Company (SPTN) forward P/E ratio is 8.44, and it’s low compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios.

What do analysts say about the stock?

SpartanNash Company (SPTN) average analyst price target is 16.33% above its current price ($15.62).

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SpartanNash Company (SPTN) Buy or Sell Stock Guide

Updated at: 12:57 pm ET, 12 May 2019

Are you looking for the analysis of SpartanNash Company (SPTN) stock? Are you wondering what the bulls and the bears say about it?

If so, you came to the right place. In this stock guide, we will share with you 6 reasons to buy and 3 reasons to sell SPTN stock. You’ll get a perspective on what the bulls and the bears say about it.

The analysis below may be also helpful to you if you have any of the following questions about SPTN stock:

  • Is SPTN a buy or a sell?
  • Should I sell or hold SPTN stock today?
  • Is SPTN a good buy / investment?
  • What are SPTN analyst opinions, recommendations and ratings?

Let’s start with the bull case. Here are the reasons to buy SPTN stock:

1. SPTN stock price ($16.16) is close to the 52-week low ($15.34). Perhaps now is a good time to buy? See SPTN price chart.

2. SPTN forward dividend yield is 4.79%, higher than the industry (0.55%) and sector (0.55%) forward dividend yields. See SPTN forward dividend chart.

3. SPTN forward P/E ratio is 8.15, and it’s low compared to its industry peers’ P/E ratios. See SPTN forward P/E ratio chart.

4. SPTN Price/Book ratio is 0.79, and it’s low compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios. See SPTN forward Price/Book ratio chart.

5. SPTN Price/Sales ratio is 0.07, and it’s low compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See SPTN forward Price/Sales ratio chart.

6. SPTN average analyst price target ($18.17) is above its current price ($16.16). See SPTN price target chart.

Now that you understand the bull case, let’s look at the reasons to sell SPTN stock (i.e., the bear case):

1. SPTN quarterly revenue growth was 0.60%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (3.37% and 3.51%, respectively). See SPTN revenue growth chart.

2. SPTN profitability is declining. The YoY profit margin change was -1.37percentage points. See SPTN profitability chart.

3. SPTN PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 21.84, and it’s high compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See SPTN PEG chart.

Now let's look at the key statistics for SPTN:

Metrics SPTN
Price $12.92
Average Price Target / Upside $18.17 / 40.63%
Average Analyst Rating Hold
Industry Food Distribution
Sector Consumer Defensive
Number of Employees 14,000
Market Cap $567.51M
Forward P/E Ratio 8.44
Price/Book Ratio 0.07
PEG 20.42
Revenue (TTM) $8.06B
YoY Quarterly Revenue Growth 0.6%
Profit Margin 0.42%

What are your thoughts on SPTN?

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