United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI): Price and Financial Metrics

United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI): $38.70

0.19 (+0.49%)

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  • Value is the dimension where UNFI ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 92.41% of US stocks.
  • UNFI's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving up over the last 26 weeks.
  • UNFI ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 30th percentile.

UNFI Stock Summary

  • UNITED NATURAL FOODS INC's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 98.12% of US listed stocks.
  • Of note is the ratio of UNITED NATURAL FOODS INC's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 97.37% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • UNFI's price/sales ratio is 0.09; that's higher than the P/S ratio of only 1.89% of US stocks.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to UNFI, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are NSIT, VRTV, MAN, SAH, and CHS.
  • Visit UNFI's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.unfi.com.

UNFI Valuation Summary

  • UNFI's price/earnings ratio is 11.1; this is 49.77% lower than that of the median Consumer Defensive stock.
  • UNFI's price/earnings ratio has moved down 17.3 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for UNFI.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
UNFI 2022-11-28 0.1 1.5 11.1 13.2
UNFI 2022-11-25 0.1 1.5 10.9 13.1
UNFI 2022-11-23 0.1 1.5 10.9 13.1
UNFI 2022-11-22 0.1 1.5 11.0 13.2
UNFI 2022-11-21 0.1 1.5 10.9 13.2
UNFI 2022-11-18 0.1 1.5 11.0 13.2

UNFI Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -14.93%.
  • Its 5 year revenue growth rate is now at 183.19%.
  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -340.95%.
Over the past 15 months, UNFI's revenue has gone up $1,058,021,000.

The table below shows UNFI's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-06-30 28,928 331 248
2022-03-31 28,424.42 246.556 251.525
2021-12-31 27,802.26 450.001 233.083
2021-09-30 27,274.39 590.666 226.043
2021-06-30 26,950 614 149
2021-03-31 27,869.98 340.701 158.841

UNFI's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • UNFI has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 45.89% of graded US stocks.
  • UNFI's asset turnover comes in at 3.555 -- ranking 11th of 105 Wholesale stocks.
  • GIC, FSTR, and GLP are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with UNFI.

The table below shows UNFI's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-07-31 3.555 0.146 0.049
2021-05-01 3.669 0.158 0.053
2021-01-30 3.654 0.153 0.054
2020-10-31 3.534 0.150 0.037
2020-08-01 3.429 0.146 -0.021
2020-05-02 3.306 0.128 -0.024

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UNFI Price/Volume Stats

Current price $38.70 52-week high $54.78
Prev. close $38.51 52-week low $32.90
Day low $37.70 Volume 572,500
Day high $39.26 Avg. volume 493,204
50-day MA $41.82 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $41.98 Market Cap 2.32B

United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI) Company Bio

United Natural Foods distributes and retails natural, organic, and specialty foods, as well as non-food products primarily in the United States and Canada. The company was founded in 1976 and is based in Providence, Rhode Island.

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United Natural Foods stock slides over 15% after earnings report as margins weaken

  • United Natural Foods (NYSE:UNFI) stock slid 15.5% on Wednesday as the food wholesaler's gross margin weakened in Q1, while its earnings were largely in line with expectations.
  • More than 1.2M shares changed hands as of 2.24 pm ET vs. average trading volume of 445.4K.
  • United Natural (Seeking Alpha | December 7, 2022

Why United Natural Foods Stock Was Slumping Today

Shares of United Natural Foods (NYSE: UNFI), the country's largest organic and natural food wholesaler, were pulling back today after the company issued a middling fiscal first-quarter earnings report. United Natural Foods said revenue in the quarter rose 7.6% to $7.53 billion, primarily driven by inflation and new business. The company also said it was implementing an industry-leading warehouse automation solution, which should help save on operating costs, and it also reduced its debt by $253 million by monetizing its accounts receivable.

Yahoo | December 7, 2022

United Natural Foods Plunges Post Mixed Q1 Performance

United Natural Foods Inc (NYSE: UNFI) reported first-quarter FY23 sales growth of 7.6% year-on-year to $7.53 billion, beating the consensus of $7.48 billion. Gross margin for the quarter was 14.6% versus 14.9% last year. The gross profit rose 5.2% to $1.1 billion. Operating margin was 1.3%, and operating income for the quarter fell 7.5% to $99 million. Adjusted EBITDA of $207 million increased 3.5% Y/Y. Adjusted EPS of $1.13 missed the analyst consensus of $1.15. The company held $39 million in

Yahoo | December 7, 2022

United Natural Foods (UNFI) Misses Q1 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

United Natural (UNFI) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -0.88% and 0.12%, respectively, for the quarter ended October 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | December 7, 2022

United Foods stock dips after mixed earnings

Shares of United Natural Foods Inc. were falling 2.5% in premarket trading Wednesday after the distributor of natural and organic foods posted a mixed earnings report. United Natural Foods generated $66 million, or $1.07 a share, in net income for its fiscal first quarter, down from $76 million, or $1.25 a share, a year before. On an adjusted basis, the company saw earnings per share of $1.13, up from $1.10 in the year-earlier period but below the FactSet consensus, which was for $1.16. Net sale

Yahoo | December 7, 2022

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UNFI Price Returns

1-mo -14.95%
3-mo -13.13%
6-mo -3.87%
1-year -26.06%
3-year 447.38%
5-year -22.01%
YTD -21.15%
2021 207.33%
2020 82.31%
2019 -17.28%
2018 -78.51%
2017 3.25%

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