NEW YORK, Dec. 31, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz Grossman Hufford Dahlstrom & Gross LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of USANA Health Sciences, Inc. ("USANA Health " or the "Company") who purchased USANA common stock between October 23, 2012 and July 23, 2013 (the "Class Period"). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at firstname.lastname@example.org or 888-476-6529, ext. 237.
The investigation concerns whether USANA Health and certain of its officers and/or directors have violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
On July 23, 2013, USANA Health announced that the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), is conducting an investigation, which appears to involve possible issues regarding trading in the Company's stock during 2012 by certain of the Company's officers and directors including the Company's Chairman. On this news, the shares of USANA Health fell $6.56, or 8.14% percent, to $73.99 on July 24, 2013.
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