LWAY Insider Trading

Insider Ownership Percentage: 50.34%
Insider Buying (Last 12 Months): $25,060.00
Insider Selling (Last 12 Months): $323,966.10

Lifeway Foods Insider Trading History Chart

This chart shows the insider buying and selling history at Lifeway Foods by year and by quarter.

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Lifeway Foods Share Price & Price History

Current Price: $5.50
Price Change: Price Increase of +0.09 (1.66%)
As of 02/2/2023 01:00 AM ET

This chart shows the closing price history over time for LWAY up to the past year.

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Lifeway Foods Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
1/13/2023Edward SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell5,000$6.00$30,000.001,937,439View SEC Filing Icon  
12/16/2022Julie SmolyanskyCEOBuy2,000$5.78$11,560.002,156,748View SEC Filing Icon  
12/14/2022Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell5,000$6.67$33,350.002,383,120View SEC Filing Icon  
12/12/2022Julie SmolyanskyCEOBuy2,000$6.75$13,500.002,153,748View SEC Filing Icon  
12/12/2022Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell20,000$6.68$133,600.002,398,120View SEC Filing Icon  
12/9/2022Edward SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell1,883$6.70$12,616.101,942,439View SEC Filing Icon  
11/21/2022Edward SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell5,000$7.72$38,600.001,995,112View SEC Filing Icon  
11/17/2022Edward SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell10,000$7.58$75,800.002,000,112View SEC Filing Icon  
12/9/2021Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell10,000$5.25$52,500.00View SEC Filing Icon  
11/30/2021Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell15,000$5.21$78,150.00View SEC Filing Icon  
11/18/2021Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell6,000$5.48$32,880.00View SEC Filing Icon  
9/20/2021Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell4,000$5.72$22,880.00View SEC Filing Icon  
9/10/2021Julie SmolyanskyCEOBuy2,000$5.20$10,400.002,011,208View SEC Filing Icon  
8/27/2021Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell12,838$5.39$69,196.82View SEC Filing Icon  
8/25/2021Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell10,000$5.42$54,200.00View SEC Filing Icon  
8/23/2021Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell8,500$5.34$45,390.00View SEC Filing Icon  
6/30/2021Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell5,000$5.38$26,900.00View SEC Filing Icon  
6/28/2021Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell5,000$5.32$26,600.00View SEC Filing Icon  
6/10/2021Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell8,000$5.40$43,200.00View SEC Filing Icon  
6/8/2021Edward SmolyanskyCOOSell5,000$5.57$27,850.002,010,112View SEC Filing Icon  
6/2/2021Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell15,000$5.53$82,950.00View SEC Filing Icon  
5/26/2021Edward SmolyanskyCOOSell2,500$5.61$14,025.001,515,112View SEC Filing Icon  
5/26/2021Edward SmolyanskyCOOSell2,500$5.61$14,025.001,515,112View SEC Filing Icon  
5/24/2021Edward SmolyanskyCOOSell4,000$5.67$22,680.001,527,612View SEC Filing Icon  
5/21/2021Edward SmolyanskyCOOSell6,000$5.29$31,740.001,527,612View SEC Filing Icon  
12/31/2020Edward SmolyanskyCOOSell10,000$5.57$55,700.00
12/18/2020Edward SmolyanskyCOOSell5,000$6.28$31,400.001,508,053View SEC Filing Icon  
11/24/2020Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell45,000$7.36$331,200.00
11/20/2020Julie SmolyanskyCEOBuy1,000$7.00$7,000.001,831,351View SEC Filing Icon  
8/21/2020Edward SmolyanskyCOOSell3,000$5.75$17,250.001,530,053View SEC Filing Icon  
8/19/2020Edward SmolyanskyCOOSell5,000$4.45$22,250.001,530,053View SEC Filing Icon  
8/18/2020Julie SmolyanskyCEOBuy3,100$4.16$12,896.001,827,851View SEC Filing Icon  
4/20/2020Julie SmolyanskyCEOBuy300$2.16$648.001,825,751View SEC Filing Icon  
4/17/2020Julie SmolyanskyCEOBuy1,600$2.23$3,568.001,825,751View SEC Filing Icon  
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SEC Filings (Institutional Ownership Changes) for Lifeway Foods (NASDAQ:LWAY)

29.36% of Lifeway Foods stock is owned by institutions. Institutional ownership can be a sign of analyst confidence in the fundamentals of the stock.

Institutional Buying and Selling by Quarter

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Lifeway Foods Institutional Trading History

Reporting DateHedge FundShares HeldMarket Value% of PortfolioQuarterly Change in SharesOwnership in CompanyDetails
11/15/2022Vanguard Group Inc.172,326$0.99M0.0%-3.3%1.112%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022BlackRock Inc.22,585$0.13M0.0%-30.9%0.146%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Renaissance Technologies LLC391,760$2.24M0.0%-5.8%2.528%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/10/2022Dimensional Fund Advisors LP263,482$1.51M0.0%-5.4%1.700%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/2/2022Voss Capital LLC58,079$0.33M0.1%N/A0.375%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Renaissance Technologies LLC416,660$3.01M0.0%-1.8%2.699%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Vanguard Group Inc.178,117$1.29M0.0%+22.8%1.154%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2022Dimensional Fund Advisors LP278,323$2.01M0.0%-4.0%1.803%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/9/2022Dimensional Fund Advisors LP289,933$1.37M0.0%-5.9%1.878%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/12/2021Renaissance Technologies LLC451,480$2.53M0.0%-6.4%2.925%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/9/2021BlackRock Inc.31,926$0.18M0.0%+72.8%0.207%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/17/2021Bridgeway Capital Management LLC122,301$0.63M0.0%-7.7%0.782%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2021Renaissance Technologies LLC482,480$2.50M0.0%-5.6%3.087%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/12/2021Dimensional Fund Advisors LP308,920$1.60M0.0%-2.0%1.976%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/21/2021Citadel Advisors LLC16,652$90K0.0%N/A0.107%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/18/2021Citadel Advisors LLC16,652$90K0.0%N/A0.107%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/14/2021Gamco Investors INC. ET AL30,000$0.16M0.0%-23.1%0.192%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/13/2021Renaissance Technologies LLC510,988$2.76M0.0%-0.7%3.269%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/7/2021BlackRock Inc.22,201$0.12M0.0%+14.9%0.142%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
3/8/2021Dimensional Fund Advisors LP313,472$1.70M0.0%-0.6%2.009%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/25/2021Dimensional Fund Advisors LP313,472$1.70M0.0%-0.6%2.009%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/10/2021Renaissance Technologies LLC514,498$2.78M0.0%+7.5%3.297%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/5/2021Gamco Investors INC. ET AL39,000$0.21M0.0%-15.2%0.250%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
12/11/2020Virtu Financial LLC13,355$67K0.0%N/A0.086%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/6/2020BlackRock Inc.20,491$0.10M0.0%+17.8%0.131%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/6/2020Gamco Investors INC. ET AL46,000$0.23M0.0%-23.3%0.295%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/6/2020Gabelli Funds LLC19,000$96K0.0%-20.8%0.122%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/31/2020Bridgeway Capital Management Inc.45,052$0.10M0.0%+18.4%0.289%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2020Gabelli Funds LLC24,000$55K0.0%-20.0%0.154%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2020Gamco Investors INC. ET AL60,000$0.14M0.0%-21.1%0.385%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/14/2020Gamco Investors INC. ET AL76,000$0.15M0.0%-24.0%0.488%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2020Gabelli Funds LLC33,000$66K0.0%-25.0%0.210%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2020Renaissance Technologies LLC388,798$0.77M0.0%+6.7%2.475%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/27/2019Millennium Management LLC13,743$30K0.0%-87.9%0.087%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/1/2019Gabelli Funds LLC44,000$96K0.0%-12.0%0.279%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/1/2019Gamco Investors INC. ET AL145,500$0.32M0.0%-9.9%0.923%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/1/2019Teton Advisors Inc.30,000$66K0.0%-23.1%0.190%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/14/2019Vanguard Group Inc.141,151$0.51M0.0%+13.3%0.894%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/12/2019Renaissance Technologies LLC337,498$1.23M0.0%-3.1%2.137%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/5/2019Kahn Brothers Group Inc. DE10,000$36K0.0%N/A0.063%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/2/2019Gabelli Funds LLC50,000$0.18M0.0%-58.1%0.317%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/2/2019Gamco Investors INC. ET AL161,500$0.59M0.0%-10.7%1.022%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/2/2019Teton Advisors Inc.107,511$0.26M0.0%-17.3%0.682%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/2/2019Gamco Investors INC. ET AL180,900$0.44M0.0%-9.5%1.148%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/2/2019Gabelli Funds LLC119,295$0.29M0.0%-20.1%0.757%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/1/2019Deutsche Bank AG44,785$83K0.0%-15.2%0.283%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2019Millennium Management LLC44,541$84K0.0%-27.0%0.281%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2019Dimensional Fund Advisors LP339,302$0.64M0.0%-4.7%2.142%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/1/2019WealthTrust Axiom LLC25,800$48K0.0%N/A0.163%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/30/2019Gabelli Funds LLC149,295$0.28M0.0%-5.9%0.943%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/30/2019Teton Advisors Inc.130,000$0.24M0.0%-16.0%0.821%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/30/2019Gamco Investors INC. ET AL199,900$0.38M0.0%-11.5%1.262%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/30/2019Financial & Investment Management Group Ltd.133,979$0.25M0.1%-46.1%0.846%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/13/2018Renaissance Technologies LLC295,504$0.79M0.0%+25.9%1.861%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/13/2018Dimensional Fund Advisors LP356,218$0.95M0.0%-4.9%2.243%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/2/2018Gabelli Funds LLC158,622$0.42M0.0%-46.3%0.999%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/2/2018Gamco Investors INC. ET AL225,900$0.60M0.0%-6.7%1.423%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/18/2018Financial & Investment Management Group Ltd.248,410$0.66M0.2%-14.0%1.564%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
9/18/2018Northern Trust Corp20,407$0.10M0.0%-66.4%0.129%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/14/2018Paloma Partners Management Co22,799$0.12M0.0%N/A0.144%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/13/2018Renaissance Technologies LLC234,800$1.18M0.0%+16.1%1.479%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/3/2018Algert Global LLC23,104$0.14M0.0%-32.8%0.145%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2018Stone Ridge Asset Management LLC20,159$0.16M0.0%N/A0.126%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2018Renaissance Technologies LLC175,800$1.41M0.0%+5.3%1.097%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/1/2018Algert Global LLC34,397$0.28M0.1%-36.3%0.215%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/25/2018Financial & Investment Management Group Ltd.50,302$0.40M0.1%+223.2%0.314%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/17/2017Algert Global LLC54,017$0.48M0.1%N/A0.337%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/13/2017Dimensional Fund Advisors LP364,548$3.24M0.0%+5.2%2.269%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/8/2017Granite Investment Partners LLC100,680$0.90M0.1%-33.9%0.627%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/11/2017Dimensional Fund Advisors LP346,548$3.24M0.0%+0.8%2.145%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/11/2017California Public Employees Retirement System49,100$0.46M0.0%No Change0.304%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/11/2017FMR LLC279,939$2.62M0.0%+0.9%1.733%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/11/2017Vanguard Group Inc.231,997$2.17M0.0%+1.3%1.436%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2017TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC15,143$0.14M0.0%-12.3%0.094%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/10/2017Alliancebernstein L.P.12,515$0.12M0.0%-2.3%0.077%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/3/2017Gamco Investors INC. ET AL254,800$2.38M0.0%No Change1.577%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/3/2017Teton Advisors Inc.166,819$1.56M0.2%+7.4%1.033%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/3/2017Bank of New York Mellon Corp20,082$0.19M0.0%-1.8%0.124%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/2/2017Granite Investment Partners LLC152,284$1.42M0.1%-4.5%0.943%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
7/14/2017Financial & Investment Management Group Ltd.15,565$0.15M0.1%N/A0.096%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2017Renaissance Technologies LLC162,700$1.75M0.0%-12.4%1.007%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2017Dimensional Fund Advisors LP343,833$3.69M0.0%+1.8%2.128%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/12/2017Kennedy Capital Management Inc.30,541$0.33M0.0%+85.4%0.189%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2017California Public Employees Retirement System49,100$0.53M0.0%No Change0.304%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2017TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC17,263$0.19M0.0%+12.1%0.107%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2017FMR LLC277,426$2.98M0.0%+9.0%1.717%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2017Alliancebernstein L.P.12,815$0.14M0.0%No Change0.079%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2017Cadence Capital Management LLC57,862$0.62M0.0%+4.4%0.358%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/5/2017TFS Capital LLC14,299$0.15M0.0%N/A0.089%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/5/2017Haverford Trust Co.28,000$0.30M0.0%N/A0.173%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/4/2017Gabelli Funds LLC283,000$3.04M0.0%No Change1.752%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/4/2017Gamco Investors INC. ET AL254,800$2.73M0.0%No Change1.577%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/4/2017Teton Advisors Inc.155,300$1.67M0.2%No Change0.961%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/3/2017Bank of New York Mellon Corp20,458$0.22M0.0%-0.5%0.127%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/25/2017Granite Investment Partners LLC159,429$1.71M0.1%-3.8%0.987%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2017Renaissance Technologies LLC185,700$2.14M0.0%+35.8%1.151%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/10/2017Gamco Investors INC. ET AL254,800$2.93M0.0%-12.4%1.579%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/10/2017Gabelli Funds LLC283,000$3.26M0.0%-9.8%1.753%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/10/2017Teton Advisors Inc.155,300$1.79M0.2%-11.9%0.962%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/10/2017FMR LLC254,626$2.93M0.0%-17.6%1.578%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
Data available starting January 2016

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Lifeway Foods logo
Lifeway Foods, Inc. engages in the manufacture of probiotic and nutritious foods. Its products include kefir, organic kefir, plantiful, probugs, frozen kefir, cups and skyr, cheese, and supplements. The company distributes its products primarily through its direct sales force, brokers, and distributors. Lifeway Foods was founded by Michael Smolyansky and Ludmila Smolyansky in February 1986 and is headquartered in Morton Grove, IL.
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Today's Range

Now: $5.50
Low: $5.43
High: $5.50

50 Day Range

MA: $5.96
Low: $5.34
High: $7.45

52 Week Range

Now: $5.50
Low: $4.55
High: $9.00

Volume

6,172 shs

Average Volume

23,608 shs

Market Capitalization

$85.25 million

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

1.57

Who are the company insiders with the largest holdings of Lifeway Foods?

Lifeway Foods' top insider investors include:
  1. Ludmila Smolyansky (Director)
  2. Julie Smolyansky (CEO)
  3. Edward Smolyansky (COO)
  4. Edward Smolyansky (Major Shareholder)
Learn More about top insider investors at Lifeway Foods.