VLGE.A Stock Overview
Village Super Market, Inc. operates a chain of supermarkets in the United States.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$22.55|
|52 Week High||US$25.09|
|52 Week Low||US$21.25|
|1 Month Change||-8.67%|
|3 Month Change||-1.57%|
|1 Year Change||-7.01%|
|3 Year Change||-17.46%|
|5 Year Change||-9.80%|
|Change since IPO||491.48%|
Recent News & Updates
Village Super Market (NASDAQ:VLGE.A) Will Pay A Dividend Of US$0.25
The board of Village Super Market, Inc. ( NASDAQ:VLGE.A ) has announced that it will pay a dividend of US$0.25 per...
|VLGE.A||US Consumer Retailing||US Market|
Return vs Industry: VLGE.A underperformed the US Consumer Retailing industry which returned -4.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: VLGE.A exceeded the US Market which returned -11.5% over the past year.
|VLGE.A Average Weekly Movement||3.6%|
|Consumer Retailing Industry Average Movement||7.2%|
|Market Average Movement||8.0%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||17.0%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||3.0%|
Stable Share Price: VLGE.A is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: VLGE.A's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Village Super Market, Inc. operates a chain of supermarkets in the United States. Its stores feature specialty departments, such as an on-site bakery, an expanded delicatessen; and various natural and organic foods, ethnic and international foods, prepared foods, and pharmacies. The company operates a chain of twenty-nine ShopRite supermarkets, five Fairway Markets, and three Gourmet Garage specialty markets located in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Maryland.
Village Super Market Fundamentals Summary
|VLGE.A fundamental statistics|
Is VLGE.A overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|VLGE.A income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$1.47b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jan 29, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||1.97|
|Net Profit Margin||1.40%|
How did VLGE.A perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
4.4%Current Dividend Yield
Is Village Super Market undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 3/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: VLGE.A ($22.55) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($14.39)
Significantly Below Fair Value: VLGE.A is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: VLGE.A is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.5x) compared to the US Consumer Retailing industry average (17.6x).
PE vs Market: VLGE.A is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.5x) compared to the US market (15.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate VLGE.A's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: VLGE.A is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the US Consumer Retailing industry average (1.9x).
How is Village Super Market forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted Consumer Retailing industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Village Super Market has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
How has Village Super Market performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score4/6
Past Performance Score 4/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: VLGE.A has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: VLGE.A's current net profit margins (1.4%) are higher than last year (1.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: VLGE.A's earnings have declined by 0.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: VLGE.A's earnings growth over the past year (6.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (-0.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: VLGE.A earnings growth over the past year (6.6%) exceeded the Consumer Retailing industry 6.1%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: VLGE.A's Return on Equity (8.3%) is considered low.
How is Village Super Market's financial position?
Financial Health Score4/6
Financial Health Score 4/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: VLGE.A's short term assets ($232.2M) exceed its short term liabilities ($157.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: VLGE.A's short term assets ($232.2M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($385.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: VLGE.A has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: VLGE.A's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0.2% to 22.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: VLGE.A's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (84.2%).
Interest Coverage: VLGE.A's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (289.9x coverage).
What is Village Super Market current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 4/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: VLGE.A's dividend (4.43%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.57%).
High Dividend: VLGE.A's dividend (4.43%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.07%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: VLGE.A's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: VLGE.A's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (49.4%), VLGE.A's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonable cash payout ratio (65.2%), VLGE.A's dividend payments are covered by cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Robert Sumas (80 yo)
Mr. Robert P. Sumas has been Chief Executive Officer and a Vice Chairman at Village Super Market, Inc. since 2017 and served as its President since December 2009 until December 14, 2018. Mr. Sumas is respo...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Robert's total compensation ($USD746.92K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.59M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Robert's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: VLGE.A's management team is considered experienced (4.4 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: VLGE.A's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 17.1 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Village Super Market, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Village Super Market, Inc.
- Ticker: VLGE.A
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1937
- Industry: Food Retail
- Sector: Consumer Retailing
- Implied Market Cap: US$331.631m
- Shares outstanding: 14.55m
- Website: https://myvillagesupermarket.com
Number of Employees
- Village Super Market, Inc.
- 733 Mountain Avenue
- New Jersey
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/19 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/19 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.