OverviewSuggest Edit

National Vision 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. The legacy segment includes Walmart to operate Vision Centers in select Walmart stores.
TypePublic
Founded1990
HQDuluth, GA, US
Websitenationalvision.com
Employee Ratings4.1
Overall CultureD

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)11,781(+11%)
Job Openings1,894
Revenue (FY, 2019)$1.7 B(+13%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$60.3(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at National Vision

Reade Fahs

Reade Fahs

CEO
Patrick R Moore

Patrick R Moore

Chief Financial Officer
Jared Brandman

Jared Brandman

SVP, General Counsel & Secretary
Debra Woyce

Debra Woyce

SVP, Retail Operations
Roger Francis

Roger Francis

Chief Stores Officer
Jacqueline Grove

Jacqueline Grove

SVP, Talent Development; Culture; Diversity, Equity & Inclusion; And Philanthropy
Show more

National Vision Office Locations

National Vision has an office in Duluth
Duluth, GA, US (HQ)
2435 Commerce Ave NW Building 2200Duluth
Show all (1)

National Vision Financials and Metrics

National Vision Revenue

National Vision's revenue was reported to be $1.72 b in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (FY, 2019)

1.7b

Net income (FY, 2019)

32.8m

EBIT (FY, 2019)

73.6m

Market capitalization (23-Sept-2021)

4.8b

Closing stock price (23-Sept-2021)

60.3

Cash (28-Dec-2019)

39.3m

EV

5.7b
National Vision's current market capitalization is $4.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

1.4b1.5b1.7b

Cost of goods sold

637.0m713.6m

Gross profit

738.3m823.3m

Gross profit Margin, %

54%54%
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

346.1m408.0m385.5m387.4m461.2m429.5m431.9m

Cost of goods sold

162.4m180.5m177.1m182.6m212.0m202.5m204.5m

Gross profit

183.7m227.5m208.5m204.8m249.2m226.9m227.4m

Gross profit Margin, %

53%56%54%53%54%53%53%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

4.2m17.1m39.3m

Accounts Receivable

43.2m50.7m44.5m

Prepaid Expenses

23.9m30.8m23.3m

Inventories

91.2m116.0m127.6m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Cash

27.6m58.4m34.6m48.9m72.5m82.8m94.1m

Accounts Receivable

39.1m41.7m45.1m38.9m58.0m57.4m50.7m

Prepaid Expenses

22.7m24.8m24.8m24.1m27.6m25.0m22.0m

Inventories

89.4m93.7m94.9m99.3m111.9m105.7m111.9m
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

45.8m23.7m32.8m

Depreciation and Amortization

61.1m74.3m87.2m

Inventories

(9.6m)(28.7m)(15.9m)

Accounts Payable

(3.7m)7.9m(2.9m)
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

17.1m25.0m38.1m43.9m17.4m27.7m28.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

44.4m17.7m35.0m54.1m20.4m41.2m63.6m

Inventories

(7.0m)(3.0m)(5.1m)(10.6m)2.8m8.3m1.1m

Accounts Payable

(5.8m)10.4m(2.9m)(4.8m)1.4m3.5m1.7m
USDQ3, 2017

Revenue/Employee

33.4k

Financial Leverage

6.2 x
Show all financial metrics

National Vision Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

75/100

SecurityScorecard logo

National Vision Online and Social Media Presence

Embed Graph

National Vision Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D

    60/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    70/100

  • Compensation

    D-

    46/100

  • Diversity

    D

    55/100

Learn more on Comparably

National Vision News and Updates

Here’s Why National Vision Holdings Stock Is Likely To See Even Higher Levels

The stock price of National Vision Holdings, an optical retailer, has seen a rise of around 10% over the last twenty-one trading days, and it is up 58% over the last twelve-month period. The rally in EYE stock over the last month or so has been propelled by its very strong and upbeat Q2 results...

Qatar $21.97 Bn Facility Management Market Driven by Qatar National Vision 2030 and the upcoming FIFA World Cup 2022

Dublin, May 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Qatar Facility Management Market Research Report: By Service, End User, Mode, Type - Industry Dynamics and Revenue Forecast to 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Qatar National Vision 2030 and the upcoming FIFA World …

25th Annual Rosalynn Carter Georgia Mental Health Forum to Address a National Vision for Transforming Mental Health and Substance Use Care and Access to Care in Georgia

ATLANTA (May 17, 2021) — The Carter Center is convening its 25th Rosalynn Carter Georgia Mental Health Forum on May 20-21. This free virtual event explores pressing mental health issues relevant to Georgia and the country.read more

National Vision Launches its First-Ever Philanthropic Impact Report

As a Good Corporate Citizen, the Company is Changing Lives in the United States and Around the World As a Good Corporate Citizen, the Company is Changing Lives in the United States and Around the World

National Vision Holdings, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2019 Financial Results

DULUTH, Ga., Feb. 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- National Vision Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: EYE) (“National Vision” or the “Company”) today reported its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 28, 2019 and is providing its outlook for fiscal 2020.

National Vision Holdings, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results; Raises Fiscal 2019 Outlook

DULUTH, Ga., Nov. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- National Vision Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: EYE) (“National Vision” or the “Company”) today reported its financial results for the third quarter ended September 28, 2019.
Show more

National Vision Blogs

Taking Care of Your Eyes During COVID-19: Tips From Optometrists

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted many aspects of our daily lives. Many are now wrestling with questions that had never crossed their minds previously. They’re wondering how to wear glasses comfortably with a mask... The post Taking Care of Your Eyes During COVID-19: Tips From Optometrists appeare…

Contact Lenses and COVID-19

Contact Lenses and COVID-19 Written by Spencer Ritenour, OD Optometrist with Doctor’s Exchange of Oregon Practicing at an America’s Best Contacts & Eyeglasses location in Portland, OR A question many of my patients have... The post Contact Lenses and COVID-19 appeared first on National Vision In…

Meet the 2019 National Vision Scholarship Recipients

We are excited and honored to introduce the eight high school seniors who were selected for the 2019 National Vision College Scholarship Program! These students received $2,500 each, renewable for up to three years... The post Meet the 2019 National Vision Scholarship Recipients appeared first on Na…

America’s Best Honored by Department of Defense for Guard Support

At National Vision, we have made a commitment to hire, retain and develop veterans, National Guard and reserve members, as well as military and veteran spouses throughout all sectors of our organization. We made... The post America’s Best Honored by Department of Defense for Guard Support appeared f…

Catching Up With Dr. Forgnoni: Soldier and Optometrist

In March 2017, we featured Frank W. Forgnoni, OD as our veteran of the month. In that blog post, Dr. Forgnoni told us a little about his military career and what it was like... The post Catching Up With Dr. Forgnoni: Soldier and Optometrist appeared first on National Vision Inc.

Highlighting One National Vision Scholarship Recipient: Kelsi Wicker

When Kelsi Wicker graduated from Lafayette High School in 2014, her mother, Tina Wicker, Regional Vice President for our Eyeglass World brand, could not have been more proud. Kelsi was the soccer team captain,... The post Highlighting One National Vision Scholarship Recipient: Kelsi Wicker appeared …
Show more

National Vision Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was National Vision founded?

    National Vision was founded in 1990.

  • Who are National Vision key executives?

    National Vision's key executives are Reade Fahs, Patrick R Moore and Jared Brandman.

  • How many employees does National Vision have?

    National Vision has 11,781 employees.

  • What is National Vision revenue?

    Latest National Vision annual revenue is $1.7 b.

  • What is National Vision revenue per employee?

    Latest National Vision revenue per employee is $146.4 k.

  • Who are National Vision competitors?

    Competitors of National Vision include SAV Eyewear, Prooptica and LensOnline.be.

  • Where is National Vision headquarters?

    National Vision headquarters is located at 2435 Commerce Ave NW Building 2200Duluth, Duluth.

  • Where are National Vision offices?

    National Vision has an office in Duluth.

  • How many offices does National Vision have?

    National Vision has 1 office.