National Vision Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:EYE) Director D Randolph Peeler sold 1,877,951 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, March 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $31.68, for a total transaction of $59,493,487.68. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link.

National Vision Holdings Inc (EYE) opened at $32.52 on Friday. National Vision Holdings Inc has a fifty-two week low of $27.19 and a fifty-two week high of $43.80. The company has a current ratio of 0.77, a quick ratio of 0.34 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.85.

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Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in EYE. Axel Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of National Vision in the 4th quarter worth about $4,873,000. Citadel Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of National Vision in the 4th quarter worth about $23,081,000. Carillon Tower Advisers Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of National Vision in the 4th quarter worth about $9,419,000. Monashee Investment Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of National Vision in the 4th quarter worth about $4,264,000. Finally, American Century Companies Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of National Vision in the 4th quarter worth about $5,296,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 97.44% of the company’s stock.

Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Wells Fargo reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $45.00 price objective (up previously from $37.00) on shares of National Vision in a report on Thursday, January 18th. Morgan Stanley set a $36.00 price objective on shares of National Vision and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, December 8th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $35.50.

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National Vision Company Profile

National Vision Holdings, Inc is an optical retail company. The Company is focused on offering a variety of products and services for customers’ eye care needs. The Company’s segments include owned & host segment and legacy segment. The owned & host segment includes two owned brands, America’s Best and Eyeglass World, and Vista Optical locations in Fred Meyer stores.

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