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Natural Grocers: Fiscal 3Q Earnings Snapshot

LAKEWOOD, Colo. (AP) _ Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc. (NGVC) on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $2 million.

On a per-share basis, the Lakewood, Colorado-based company said it had net income of 9 cents.

The retailer of natural and organic groceries and dietary supplements posted revenue of $224.4 million in the period.

Natural Grocers expects full-year earnings to be 39 cents to 41 cents per share.

Natural Grocers shares have decreased 40% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $9.20, a decline of 27% in the last 12 months.

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