LWAY Insider Trading

Insider Ownership Percentage: 31.77%
Insider Buying (Last 12 Months): $0.00
Insider Selling (Last 12 Months): $4,284,539.54

Lifeway Foods Insider Trading History Chart

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

Skip ChartChart Data in Insider Trading History Table

Lifeway Foods Share Price & Price History

Current Price: $15.30
Price Change: Price Decrease of -1.93 (-11.20%)
As of 05/22/2024 05:00 PM ET

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

Skip Chart and Table DataPrice Data in Insider Trading History Table
Days: 30 | 90 | 365

Lifeway Foods Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
5/20/2024Julie SmolyanskyCEOSell10,105$17.26$174,412.302,084,417View SEC Filing Icon  
5/17/2024Julie SmolyanskyCEOSell20,000$18.41$368,200.002,094,522View SEC Filing Icon  
5/6/2024Ludmila SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell5,000$26.78$133,900.001,229,753View SEC Filing Icon  
4/25/2024Ludmila SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell3,620$21.56$78,047.201,254,753View SEC Filing Icon  
4/23/2024Ludmila SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell21,968$20.33$446,609.441,268,373View SEC Filing Icon  
4/17/2024Ludmila SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell10,000$20.04$200,400.001,290,341View SEC Filing Icon  
4/15/2024Ludmila SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell2,193$20.50$44,956.501,300,341View SEC Filing Icon  
4/8/2024Ludmila SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell5,000$20.40$102,000.001,307,534View SEC Filing Icon  
4/5/2024Ludmila SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell5,000$19.56$97,800.001,312,534View SEC Filing Icon  
3/28/2024Pol SikarDirectorSell10,000$17.19$171,900.0023,707View SEC Filing Icon  
3/27/2024Eric A HansonCFOSell20,000$19.15$383,000.0032,297View SEC Filing Icon  
3/27/2024Julie SmolyanskyCEOSell2,559$19.35$49,516.652,116,706View SEC Filing Icon  
3/26/2024Ludmila SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell13,000$18.71$243,230.001,334,534View SEC Filing Icon  
3/25/2024Julie SmolyanskyCEOSell10,000$17.23$172,300.002,117,081View SEC Filing Icon  
3/22/2024Ludmila SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell3,852$15.80$60,861.601,347,534View SEC Filing Icon  
3/20/2024Ludmila SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell13,000$12.87$167,310.001,359,386View SEC Filing Icon  
2/26/2024Ludmila SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell13,542$12.34$167,108.281,373,992View SEC Filing Icon  
2/8/2024Ludmila SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell22,747$11.61$264,092.671,364,787View SEC Filing Icon  
2/6/2024Ludmila SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell10,000$11.84$118,400.001,398,328View SEC Filing Icon  
1/24/2024Ludmila SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell5,000$13.44$67,200.001,408,328View SEC Filing Icon  
1/22/2024Ludmila SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell11,459$13.54$155,154.861,413,328View SEC Filing Icon  
1/2/2024Edward SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell3,468$13.44$46,609.921,271,642View SEC Filing Icon  
12/5/2023Julie SmolyanskyCEOSell1,200$14.28$17,136.002,140,881View SEC Filing Icon  
12/1/2023Julie SmolyanskyCEOSell1,458$14.08$20,528.642,142,081View SEC Filing Icon  
11/29/2023Julie SmolyanskyCEOSell7,568$14.01$106,027.682,149,513View SEC Filing Icon  
8/23/2023Edward SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell19,526$10.30$201,117.801,299,439View SEC Filing Icon  
8/21/2023Edward SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell13,000$9.08$118,040.001,336,439View SEC Filing Icon  
8/18/2023Julie SmolyanskyCEOSell13,000$8.36$108,680.002,143,748View SEC Filing Icon  
5/16/2023Edward SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell10,000$6.00$60,000.001,354,439View SEC Filing Icon  
3/30/2023Edward SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell15,000$6.01$90,150.001,394,439View SEC Filing Icon  
3/30/2023Ludmila SmolyanskyDirectorSell125,000$6.00$750,000.001,924,787View SEC Filing Icon  
3/28/2023Edward SmolyanskyMajor ShareholderSell28,000$5.94$166,320.001,409,439View SEC Filing Icon  
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  
See Full Table

SEC Filings (Institutional Ownership Changes) for Lifeway Foods (NASDAQ:LWAY)

36.39% 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

This chart shows the instiutional buying and selling at LWAY by year and by quarter.

Skip Institutional Buying and Selling Chart and Table DataRead Chart Data in Institutional Trading History Table

Lifeway Foods Institutional Trading History

Reporting DateHedge FundShares HeldMarket Value% of PortfolioQuarterly Change in SharesOwnership in CompanyDetails
5/15/2024Gamco Investors INC. ET AL109,700$1.89M0.0%+37.8%0.747%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/11/2024Hillsdale Investment Management Inc.246,480$4.24M0.3%+4.8%1.678%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
5/10/2024Acadian Asset Management LLC16,262$0.28M0.0%-8.7%0.111%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Tower Research Capital LLC TRC5,010$67K0.0%+656.8%0.034%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/9/2024Hillsdale Investment Management Inc.235,097$3.15M0.3%+15.6%1.600%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/8/2024Navellier & Associates Inc.37,181$0.50M0.1%+53.6%0.253%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/7/2024Jump Financial LLC22,617$0.30M0.0%N/A0.154%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/2/2024Bailard Inc.13,929$0.19M0.0%N/A0.095%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
1/19/2024Denali Advisors LLC14,300$0.19M0.1%+62.5%0.097%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/13/2023EAM Investors LLC130,849$1.35M0.3%N/A0.892%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/13/2023Acadian Asset Management LLC13,942$0.14M0.0%N/A0.095%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/9/2023Navellier & Associates Inc.24,200$0.25M0.0%N/A0.165%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/8/2023Gamco Investors INC. ET AL49,455$0.51M0.0%+64.9%0.337%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/8/2023Teton Advisors Inc.11,000$0.11M0.0%N/A0.075%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/24/2023Bank of New York Mellon Corp39,169$0.41M0.0%N/A0.267%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
10/20/2023Denali Advisors LLC8,800$91K0.0%N/A0.060%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
8/15/2023Kanen Wealth Management LLC620,973$4.09M2.7%+107.9%4.239%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
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
Data available starting January 2016

See Full Table
Lifeway Foods logo
Lifeway Foods, Inc. produces and markets probiotic-based products in the United States and internationally. Its primary product is drinkable kefir, a cultured dairy product in various organic and non-organic sizes, flavors, and types. The company offers European-style soft cheeses; cream and other products; ProBugs, a line of kefir products designed for children; drinkable yogurt; and fresh made butter and sour cream. It sells its products under the Lifeway, GlenOaks Farms, and Fresh Made brand names, as well as under private labels on behalf of customers primarily through direct sales force, brokers, and distributors. Lifeway Foods, Inc. was incorporated in 1986 and is based in Morton Grove, Illinois.
Read More on Lifeway Foods

Today's Range

Now: $15.30
Low: $15.06
High: $17.29

50 Day Range

MA: $19.54
Low: $10.61
High: $27.31

52 Week Range

Now: $15.30
Low: $5.75
High: $28.61

Volume

254,454 shs

Average Volume

126,163 shs

Market Capitalization

$225.06 million

P/E Ratio

17.79

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

1.31

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 (Major Shareholder)
  4. Ludmila Smolyansky (Major Shareholder)
  5. Eric A Hanson (CFO)
  6. Pol Sikar (Director)
Learn More about top insider investors at Lifeway Foods.

Who are the major institutional investors of Lifeway Foods?

Lifeway Foods' top institutional investors include:
  1. Hillsdale Investment Management Inc. — 1.68%
  2. Gamco Investors INC. ET AL — 0.75%
  3. Acadian Asset Management LLC — 0.11%
Learn More about top institutional investors of Lifeway Foods stock.

Which major investors are selling Lifeway Foods stock?

During the last quarter, LWAY stock was sold by these institutional investors:
  1. Acadian Asset Management LLC
Within the previous year, company insiders that have sold Lifeway Foods company stock include:
  1. Ludmila Smolyansky (Director)
  2. Julie Smolyansky (CEO)
  3. Edward Smolyansky (Major Shareholder)
  4. Ludmila Smolyansky (Major Shareholder)
  5. Eric A Hanson (CFO)
Learn More investors selling Lifeway Foods stock.

Which major investors are buying Lifeway Foods stock?

In the previous quarter, LWAY stock was purchased by institutional investors including:
  1. Gamco Investors INC. ET AL
  2. Hillsdale Investment Management Inc.