National Beverage Corp. (NASDAQ:FIZZ) went up to recover about 145.49% since recording its record low price of $44.69. The stock experienced 7.32% jump, arriving at $109.71 on 11/20/2017. During the day, the stock price traveled from $108.6 to $113.49. This company shares are -28.9% up from its target price of $78 and the current market capitalization stands at $5.09B. The recent change has given its price a 2.77% lead over SMA 50 and -15.49% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 13.76% gains, -3.07% declines and 23.14% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found FIZZ’s volatility during a week at 3.33% and during a month it has been found around 3.28%.National Beverage Corp. (FIZZ) Top Holders
Institutional investors currently hold around $1.03 billion or 21.8% in FIZZ stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. Vanguard Group Inc owns $130.76 million in National Beverage Corp., which represents roughly 2.57% of the company’s market cap and approximately 12.68% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Renaissance Technologies Llc, which owns 912,100 shares of the stock are valued at $93.24 million. The third largest holder is Fmr Llc, which currently holds $89.22 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 1.75% of its market capitalization.National Beverage Corp. 13F Filings
At the end of 09/30/2017 reporting period, 68 institutional holders increased their position in National Beverage Corp. (NASDAQ:FIZZ) by some 1,202,356 shares, 84 decreased positions by 1,702,808 and 19 held positions by 7,184,377. That puts total institutional holdings at 10,089,541 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 22 new institutional investments totaling 175,715 shares while 22 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 468,042 shares.
Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. National Beverage Corp. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Director Conlee Cecil D has acquired 1,600 shares of National Beverage Corp. (FIZZ) in trading session dated Sep. 23, 2015. These shares are worth $45,408 and were traded at $28.38 each. The SEC filing shows that Hathorn Samuel C performed a purchase of 1,491 shares. The Director added these shares by way of transaction on Sep. 16, 2013. The company’s shares were assimilated at $17.09 per share worth to an investment of some $25,481 on account of Hathorn Samuel C.
Director, Sheridan Stanley Michael, purchased 6,000 common shares of National Beverage Corp. (FIZZ) in the open market. In a transaction dated Apr. 24, 2012, the shares were bought at an average price of $13.98, giving away a sum of $83,880. After this purchase, 32,704 common shares of FIZZ are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $3,587,956.
In the transaction dated Jan. 25, 2010, the great number of shares acquired came courtesy the Director; Conlee Cecil D added a total of 5,000 shares at an average price of $11.49, amounting to approximately $57,450. The insider now directly owns 26,240 shares worth $2,878,790.National Beverage Corp. (FIZZ) Analyst Guide
Several analysts have released their opinion on National Beverage Corp. (NASDAQ:FIZZ), with 0 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 1 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 0 buy, 0 sell and 1 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 4 average brokerage recommendation.