United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNFI) Director Peter Roy sold 3,990 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, March 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $43.95, for a total value of $175,360.50. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.
Shares of United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ UNFI) traded up $0.45 during trading on Friday, hitting $44.43. The company had a trading volume of 740,721 shares, compared to its average volume of 713,569. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.25, a quick ratio of 0.90 and a current ratio of 2.33. The company has a market capitalization of $2,216.99, a P/E ratio of 14.47, a PEG ratio of 1.73 and a beta of 1.45. United Natural Foods, Inc. has a one year low of $29.53 and a one year high of $52.69.
United Natural Foods (NASDAQ:UNFI) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, March 8th. The company reported $0.71 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.54 by $0.17. The company had revenue of $2.53 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.45 billion. United Natural Foods had a return on equity of 8.49% and a net margin of 1.61%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 10.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.50 earnings per share. equities analysts predict that United Natural Foods, Inc. will post 3.09 EPS for the current year.
Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Jane Street Group LLC raised its holdings in shares of United Natural Foods by 14.3% during the fourth quarter. Jane Street Group LLC now owns 9,091 shares of the company’s stock valued at $448,000 after acquiring an additional 1,135 shares in the last quarter. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. grew its stake in United Natural Foods by 1.7% in the third quarter. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. now owns 74,565 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,102,000 after purchasing an additional 1,269 shares during the period. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC grew its stake in United Natural Foods by 18.9% in the third quarter. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC now owns 8,415 shares of the company’s stock worth $350,000 after purchasing an additional 1,336 shares during the period. Asset Management One Co. Ltd. grew its stake in United Natural Foods by 4.7% in the third quarter. Asset Management One Co. Ltd. now owns 30,759 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,280,000 after purchasing an additional 1,392 shares during the period. Finally, ING Groep NV grew its stake in United Natural Foods by 23.7% in the fourth quarter. ING Groep NV now owns 7,668 shares of the company’s stock worth $378,000 after purchasing an additional 1,469 shares during the period.
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About United Natural Foods
United Natural Foods, Inc is a distributor and retailer of natural, organic and specialty products. The Company’s segments include Wholesale and Other. The Wholesale segment is engaged in the national distribution of natural, organic and specialty foods, produce and related products in the United States and Canada.
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