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United Natural Foods, Inc. (NYSE:UNFI) went down by -11.46% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $35.63 and move down -401.13%, while UNFI stocks collected -14.54% of loss with the last five trading sessions.

United Natural Foods, Inc. (NYSE:UNFI) Worth an Investment?

United Natural Foods, Inc. (NYSE: UNFI) The 36 Months beta value for UNFI stocks is at 2.08, while 2 of the analysts out of 13 who provided ratings for United Natural Foods, Inc. stocks as a “buy” while 0 as overweight, 7 rated it as hold and 4 as sell. The average price we get from analysts is $10.05 which is $3.39 above current price. UNFI currently has a short float of 19.72% and public float of 52.25M with average trading volume of 1.09M shares.

UNFI Market Performance

UNFI stocks went down by -14.54% for the week, with the monthly drop of -26.85% and a quarterly performance of -38.81%, while its annual performance rate touched -79.33%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -20.89% for UNFI stocks with the simple moving average of -46.56% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on United Natural Foods, Inc. (NYSE:UNFI)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for UNFI stocks, with BMO Capital Markets repeating the rating for UNFI shares by setting it to “Underperform”. The predicted price for UNFI socks in the upcoming period according to BMO Capital Markets is $5 based on the research report published on August 2, 2019.

Pivotal Research Group, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see UNFI stock at the price of $6, previously predicting the value of $8. The rating they have provided for UNFI stocks is “Sell” according to the report published on June 6, 2019.

Pivotal Research Group gave “ Sell” rating to UNFI stocks, setting the target price at $8 in the report published on March 7, 2019.

UNFI Stocks -24.15% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought UNFI to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, United Natural Foods, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -80.04% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 6.24%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 6.75%, while the shares sank at the distance of -25.16% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -31.70% lower at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, UNFI went down by -14.54%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -69.06% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $8.87. In addition, United Natural Foods, Inc. saw -32.86% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.

UNFI Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI), starting from SPINNER STEVEN, who bought 18,000 shares at the price of $13.10 back on Dec 12. After this action, Rushing now owns 156,761 shares of United Natural Foods, Inc., valued at $235,800 with the latest closing price.

Griffin Sean, the SVP, Strat. Adv. & Int. Lead of United Natural Foods, Inc., bought 18,000 shares at the value of $12.84 during a trade that took place back on Dec 12, which means that Griffin Sean is holding 44,108 shares at the value of $231,059 based on the most recent closing price.

UNFI Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +2.38 for the present operating margin and +14.89 for gross margin. The net margin for United Natural Foods, Inc. stands at +1.62. Total capital return value is set at 11.38, while invested capital returns managed to touch 7.80. Equity return holds the value -16.20%, with -4.10% for asset returns.

Based on United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI), the company’s capital structure generated 19.51 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 16.33. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 12.15 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 18.84 and long-term debt to capital is 15.76.

EBITDA value lies at +122.66 M with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 1.09. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 0.04 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.18. The receivables turnover for United Natural Foods, Inc. is 18.50 with the total asset turnover at the value of 3.50. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 2.56.