Shares of National Vision Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:EYE) reached a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Monday . The company traded as high as $34.56 and last traded at $33.18, with a volume of 220900 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $32.90.

EYE has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. Wells Fargo & Company set a $34.00 target price on shares of National Vision and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, November 20th. Guggenheim initiated coverage on shares of National Vision in a research report on Tuesday, November 21st. They issued a “buy” rating on the stock. UBS began coverage on shares of National Vision in a research report on Monday, November 20th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $31.00 target price on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group began coverage on shares of National Vision in a research report on Monday, November 20th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $30.00 price objective on the stock. Finally, Jefferies Group began coverage on shares of National Vision in a research report on Monday, November 20th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $36.00 price objective on the stock. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $34.17.

The company has a quick ratio of 0.41, a current ratio of 0.82 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.59.

In related news, COO Raymond J. Mcallister bought 11,200 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 30th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $22.00 per share, with a total value of $246,400.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. Also, CFO Patrick R. Moore bought 4,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 30th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $22.00 per share, for a total transaction of $99,000.00. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here.

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About National Vision

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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