US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE: USFD) kicked off on January 24, 2023, at the price of $36.27, up 0.95% from the previous trading day. During the day, the shares moved up to $37.20 and dropped to $36.27 before settling in for the closing price of $36.81. Over the past 52 weeks, USFD has traded in a range of $25.49-$39.73.
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A company in the Consumer Defensive sector has jumped its sales by 5.20% annually for the last half of the decade. While this was happening, its average annual earnings per share was recorded 146.60%. With a float of $217.08 million, this company’s outstanding shares have now reached $225.00 million.
In an organization with 28000 employees, it is important to assess its efficiency.
US Foods Holding Corp. (USFD) Insider and Institutional Ownership
Our next focus will be how large-scale investors are participating in this stock of the Food Distribution Industry. The most recent insider transaction that took place on Dec 02, was worth 867,785. In this transaction EVP, CHRO of this company sold 24,155 shares at a rate of $35.93, taking the stock ownership to the 72,985 shares. Before that another transaction happened on Nov 22, when Company’s EVP, Nationally Managed Bus. sold 11,708 for $36.00, making the entire transaction worth $421,488. This insider now owns 122,920 shares in total.
US Foods Holding Corp. (USFD) Latest Financial update
In the latest quarterly report, which was put into the public domain on 6/29/2022, the organization reported $0.67 earnings per share (EPS), lower than consensus estimate (set at $0.68) by -$0.01. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.54 per share during the current fiscal year.
According to the Wall Street analysts, stocks earnings will be around 146.60% per share during the next fiscal year. For the long-term projections, market analysts anticipate that the company’s EPS will surge by 27.14% during the next five years compared to -12.20% drop over the previous five years of trading.
US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE: USFD) Trading Performance Indicators
Take a look at US Foods Holding Corp.’s (USFD) current performance indicators. Last quarter, stock had a quick ratio of 0.80. In addition, a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for the trailing twelve months stands at 0.25.
For the trailing twelve months, Company’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) is 0.86, a number that is poised to hit 0.53 in the next quarter and is forecasted to reach 2.63 in one year’s time.
Technical Analysis of US Foods Holding Corp. (USFD)
Let’s dig in a bit further. During the last 5-days, its volume was 0.99 million. That was inferior than the volume of 1.3 million it reported in year-ago period. As of the previous 9 days, the stock’s Stochastic %D was 56.69%. Additionally, its Average True Range was 0.76.
During the past 100 days, US Foods Holding Corp.’s (USFD) raw stochastic average was set at 93.40%, which indicates a significant increase from 77.91% during the past two weeks. Based on volatility metrics of the stock, it showed a historical volatility of 27.24% in the past 14 days, which was lower than the 34.01% volatility it showed in the past 100 days.
At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average is $35.47, while its 200-day Moving Average is $32.50. However, in the short run, US Foods Holding Corp.’s stock first resistance to watch stands at $37.48. Second resistance stands at $37.81. The third major resistance level sits at $38.41. If the price goes on to break the first support level at $36.55, it is likely to go to the next support level at $35.95. The third support level lies at $35.62 if the price breaches the second support level.
US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE: USFD) Key Stats
The company with the Market Capitalisation of 8.20 billion has total of 224,891K Shares Outstanding. Its annual sales at the moment are 29,487 M in contrast with the sum of 164,000 K annual income. Company’s last quarter sales were recorded 8,917 M and last quarter income was 109,000 K.