United Natural Foods Inc. (UNFI) Open at price of $34.30: A Brand-New Opportunity for Investors
United Natural Foods Inc. (NYSE: UNFI) open the trading on June 10, 2021, with great promise as it jumped 1.31% to $34.71. During the day, the stock rose to $35.15 and sunk to $32.95 before settling in for the price of $34.26 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, UNFI posted a 52-week range of $14.23-$42.40.
The Consumer Defensive Sector giants’ yearly sales growth during the last 5-year period was 26.50%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -32.00%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 0.40%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $56.14 million, simultaneously with a float of $55.37 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $1.96 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $36.16, while the 200-day Moving Average is $25.03.
Let’s gauge the efficiency of the firm, which has a total of 28300 employees. It has generated 936,900 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -9,150. The stock had 23.60 Receivables turnover and 3.55 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +13.53, operating margin was +1.24 and Pretax Margin of -1.30.
United Natural Foods Inc. (UNFI) Ownership Facts and Figures
Sometimes it helps to make our mind if we keep our tabs on how bigger investors are working with the stock of the Food Distribution industry. United Natural Foods Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.40%, in contrast to 89.80% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Jun 02, this organization’s COO sold 10,757 shares at the rate of 40.00, making the entire transaction reach 430,280 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 14,008. Preceding that transaction, on Jun 02, Company’s CEO & Chairman sold 40,357 for 40.00, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 1,614,280. This particular insider is now the holder of 68,875 in total.
United Natural Foods Inc. (UNFI) Earnings and Revenue Records
So, what does the last quarter earnings report of the company that was made public on 4/29/2021 suggests? It has posted $0.94 earnings per share (EPS) beating the forecaster’s viewpoint (set at $0.88) by $0.06. This company achieved a net margin of -0.98 while generating a return on equity of -19.48. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.66 per share during the current fiscal year.
United Natural Foods Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 0.40% and is forecasted to reach 3.52 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will decrease by -3.76% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -32.00% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
United Natural Foods Inc. (NYSE: UNFI) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for United Natural Foods Inc. (UNFI). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.60. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 2.53. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $9.90, and its Beta score is 1.29. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.07. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 4.41.
In the same vein, UNFI’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 3.51, a figure that is expected to reach 0.88 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 3.52 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of United Natural Foods Inc. (UNFI)
[United Natural Foods Inc., UNFI] recent stats showed that its last 5-days Average volume was superior the volume it posted in the year-ago period. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 40.96% While, its Average True Range was 2.71.
Raw Stochastic average of United Natural Foods Inc. (UNFI) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 62.71%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 25.99% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 86.60% that was higher than 68.30% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.