Supervalu Company Profile (NYSE:SVU)

About Supervalu (NYSE:SVU)

Supervalu logoSupervalu Inc. is a wholesale distributor to independent retail customers across the United States. The Company's segments include Wholesale and Retail. The Company offers a range of advertised brand name and private-label products, including grocery (both perishable and nonperishable), general merchandise and home, health and beauty care, and pharmacy, which are sold through Company-operated and licensed Retail stores to shoppers and through its Wholesale segment to independent retail customers. The Company's Wholesale segment provides wholesale distribution of products to independent retail customers. Wholesale is organized and operated through two geographic regions: East and West. As of February 27, 2016, the Company conducted its Retail operations through a total of 200 stores primarily organized under five regionally-based retail banners of Cub Foods, Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, Shop 'n Save, Farm Fresh and Hornbacher's, as well as two Rainbow and two County Market stores.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Grocery Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Food Retail
  • Symbol: NYSE:SVU
  • CUSIP: 86853610
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.03 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 267,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $3.97
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $4.16
  • 52 Week Range: $3.20 - $5.74
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 1.58
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.32
  • P/E Growth: -0.51
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $12.48 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.08
  • Book Value: $1.41 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.73
  • EBIDTA: $482 million
  • Net Margins: 0.64%
  • Return on Equity: -43.47%
  • Return on Assets: 3.49%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -5.75%
  • Current Ratio: 0.71%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.37%
  • Average Volume: 4.03 million shs.
  • Beta: 2.07
  • Short Ratio: 3.61

Frequently Asked Questions for Supervalu (NYSE:SVU)

What is Supervalu's stock symbol?

Supervalu trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SVU."

How were Supervalu's earnings last quarter?

Supervalu Inc. (NYSE:SVU) released its earnings results on Tuesday, April, 25th. The company reported $0.13 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.09 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $2.91 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.90 billion. Supervalu had a negative return on equity of 43.47% and a net margin of 0.64%. The company's quarterly revenue was up .6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.23 earnings per share. View Supervalu's Earnings History.

When will Supervalu make its next earnings announcement?

Supervalu is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Supervalu.

Where is Supervalu's stock going? Where will Supervalu's stock price be in 2017?

7 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Supervalu's stock. Their forecasts range from $5.00 to $6.00. On average, they anticipate Supervalu's share price to reach $5.33 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Supervalu.

Who are some of Supervalu's key competitors?

Who owns Supervalu stock?

Supervalu's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (15.45%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.98%), LSV Asset Management (4.84%), North Tide Capital LLC (3.75%), State Street Corp (3.07%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.02%). Company insiders that own Supervalu stock include Luzuriaga Francesca Ruiz De and Wayne C Sales. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Supervalu.

Who sold Supervalu stock? Who is selling Supervalu stock?

Supervalu's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including North Tide Capital LLC, Morgan Stanley, AQR Capital Management LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., LSV Asset Management, JPMorgan Chase & Co., FMR LLC and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Supervalu.

Who bought Supervalu stock? Who is buying Supervalu stock?

Supervalu's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Westpac Banking Corp, Saba Capital Management L.P., OppenheimerFunds Inc., State Street Corp, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Thrivent Financial For Lutherans and Bank of America Corp DE. View Insider Buying and Selling for Supervalu.

How do I buy Supervalu stock?

Shares of Supervalu can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Supervalu stock cost?

One share of Supervalu stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.85.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Supervalu (NYSE:SVU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.29)
Consensus Price Target: $5.33 (38.53% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Supervalu (NYSE:SVU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/1/2017GuggenheimReiterated RatingNeutralLowView Rating Details
4/27/2017Royal Bank of CanadaSet Price TargetBuy$6.00LowView Rating Details
1/16/2017Pivotal ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$5.50N/AView Rating Details
9/12/2016Deutsche Bank AGSet Price TargetHold$6.00 -> $5.00N/AView Rating Details
9/9/2016Telsey Advisory GroupLower Price TargetMarket Perform$6.50 -> $5.50N/AView Rating Details
7/28/2016Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$5.50 -> $5.00N/AView Rating Details
7/26/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingNeutral$5.00N/AView Rating Details
1/13/2016Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price TargetNeutral$7.50 -> $6.00N/AView Rating Details
6/9/2015MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutral$9.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Supervalu (NYSE:SVU)
Earnings by Quarter for Supervalu (NYSE:SVU)
Earnings History by Quarter for Supervalu (NYSE:SVU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/25/2017Q4 17$0.09$0.13$2.90 billion$2.91 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/11/2017Q317$0.13$0.05$3.04 billion$3.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/19/2016Q217$0.10$0.10$3.95 billion$3.87 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q117$0.22$0.19$5.30 billion$5.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/26/2016Q416$0.19$0.23$4.02 billion$3.95 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/13/2016Q316$0.16$0.16$4.15 billion$4.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2015Q216$0.14$0.13$4.14 billion$4.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q116$0.20$0.23$5.42 billion$5.41 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q415$0.21$0.24$4.40 billion$4.36 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/7/2015Q3$0.14$0.12$4.05 billion$4.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/16/2014Q215$0.11$0.11$3.95 billion$4.02 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q115$0.18$0.18$5.19 billion$5.23 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q414$0.15$0.18$3.88 billion$3.95 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/9/2014Q3$0.13$0.13$4.05 billion$4.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q214$0.09$0.13$3.88 billion$3.95 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/18/2013Q1 2014$0.04$0.14$5.17 billion$5.16 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q4 2013$0.18($0.14)$7.86 billion$3.89 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/10/2013Q3 2013$0.06$0.03$7.90 billion$7.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/11/2012$0.38$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/10/2012$0.36$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/11/2012$0.25$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/19/2011$0.21$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2011$0.33$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/14/2011$0.34$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/11/2011$0.32$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Supervalu (NYSE:SVU)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.57
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.73
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.20$0.21$0.21
Q2 20172$0.08$0.11$0.10
Q3 20172$0.12$0.13$0.13
Q4 20172$0.12$0.17$0.15
Q1 20181$0.19$0.19$0.19
Q2 20181$0.13$0.13$0.13
Q3 20181$0.16$0.16$0.16
Q4 20181$0.25$0.25$0.25
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Supervalu (NYSE:SVU)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Supervalu (NYSE:SVU)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.51%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 85.27%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Supervalu (NYSE:SVU)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Supervalu (NYSE:SVU)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Supervalu (NYSE:SVU)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/27/2015Wayne C. SalesDirectorSell533,682$7.05$3,762,458.10View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015Luzuriaga Francesca Ruiz DeDirectorBuy5,000$6.41$32,050.00View SEC Filing  
1/9/2015Jana Partners LlcMajor ShareholderSell4,667,412$9.30$43,406,931.60View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013John StandleyDirectorBuy7,600$6.70$50,920.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013Ritchie CasteelCEOBuy4,919$6.70$32,957.30View SEC Filing  
7/31/2013Ritchie CasteelCEOBuy1,234$8.05$9,933.70View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Supervalu (NYSE:SVU)
Latest Headlines for Supervalu (NYSE:SVU)
DateHeadline logoSUPERVALU (SVU) Down 5.8% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound? - May 26 at 7:28 AM logoSUPERVALU to Participate at RBC Capital Markets Consumer and Retail Conference - May 23 at 7:28 PM logoSupervalu Inc. (SVU) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - May 22 at 7:44 AM logoSUPERVALU (SVU), Unified Grocers Announce FTC Early Termination of HSR Waiting Period - May 20 at 7:38 PM logoSUPERVALU Inc. -- Moody's affirms Supervalu's B1 CFR and assigns Ba3 rating to new term loan - May 20 at 7:07 AM logoU.S FTC Approves SUPERVALU's Acquisition Of Unified Grocers - May 19 at 12:54 PM logoSUPERVALU and Unified Grocers Announce FTC’s Early Termination of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period for SUPERVALU’s Acquisition of Unified Grocers - May 19 at 12:54 PM logoSUPERVALU, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SVU-US : May 19, 2017 - May 19 at 12:54 PM logoZacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Whole Foods Market, SuperValu, Sprouts Farmers Market, United Natural Foods and Unilever - May 17 at 10:37 AM logoCan Consumer Staples Overcome Headwinds? - May 16 at 8:02 PM logoCulinary Circle® Expands Its Lineup of Premium Foods - May 16 at 8:02 PM logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades Supervalu Inc. (SVU) to Hold - May 15 at 1:56 PM logoSupervalu: Beaten-Down Wholesaler Is Too Cheap - Seeking Alpha - May 11 at 10:30 PM logoLow-Priced SuperValu Perks Up - May 11 at 10:30 PM logoHow Whole Foods Went From Undervalued To Overvalued - May 10 at 10:30 AM logoSupervalu Inc. (SVU) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - May 8 at 1:54 PM logoSupervalu (SVU) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of -0.01 - May 4 at 8:12 PM logoComparing SuperValu’s 4Q17 Margins - May 1 at 7:14 PM logoSupervalu's (SVU) Neutral Rating Reiterated at Guggenheim - May 1 at 3:02 PM logoFY2018 EPS Estimates for Supervalu Inc. Reduced by Northcoast Research (SVU) - May 1 at 1:44 PM logoSupervalu (SVU) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of -0.16 - May 1 at 1:27 PM logoWhat Wall Street Recommends for SuperValu - May 1 at 11:20 AM logoETFs with exposure to SUPERVALU, Inc. : April 28, 2017 - April 28 at 8:53 PM logoSuperValu Beats Earnings and Revenue Expectations in 4Q17 - April 28 at 3:51 PM logoSuperValu Returns to Growth in 4Q17 - April 28 at 3:51 PM logoWholesale Drives SuperValu’s Top Line, Retail Stays Muted - April 28 at 3:51 PM logoSUPERVALU, Inc. :SVU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2017 By the Numbers : April 27, 2017 - April 27 at 8:43 PM logoRoyal Bank of Canada Analysts Give Supervalu Inc. (SVU) a $6.00 Price Target - April 27 at 6:38 PM logoSupervalu (SVU) Getting Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Shows - April 27 at 6:18 PM logoSUPERVALU (SVU) Q4 Earnings & Sales Top Estimates, Stock Up - Yahoo Finance - April 27 at 6:44 AM logoEdited Transcript of SVU earnings conference call or presentation 25-Apr-17 2:00pm GMT - April 26 at 4:30 PM logoSUPERVALU (SVU) Q4 Earnings & Sales Top Estimates, Stock Up - April 26 at 4:30 PM logoSUPERVALU (SVU) Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha - April 26 at 8:59 AM logoSupervalu +10% off profit beat - Seeking Alpha - April 26 at 8:59 AM logoSupervalu posts better-than-expected quarter, but still struggles with retail - April 26 at 8:59 AM logoWhy Shares of SUPERVALU Inc. Popped 16% Today - April 25 at 3:20 PM logoSupervalu Inc. (SVU) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - April 25 at 11:05 AM logoSupervalu Inc. (SVU) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.04 EPS - April 25 at 10:56 AM logoSupervalu Inc. Reports 1052% Advance In Q4 Bottom Line - April 25 at 9:33 AM logoSUPERVALU Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2017 Results - April 25 at 9:33 AM logoSUPERVALU beats by $0.04, beats on revenue - April 25 at 7:07 AM logoSuperValu beats 4Q profit forecasts - April 25 at 6:46 AM logoSupervalu (SVU) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.34 - April 24 at 4:30 PM logoHow Supervalu’s Profitability Compares to Peers - April 24 at 10:54 AM logoSUPERVALU (SVU) Q4 Earnings: What to Expect from the Stock? - April 21 at 7:53 PM logo4Q17 Earnings Preview: What to Expect from Supervalu - April 21 at 7:53 PM logoWhat Restricted Supervalu’s Growth in Fiscal 2017? - April 21 at 7:53 PM logoSUPERVALU: Becoming A More Focused Business? - Seeking Alpha - Seeking Alpha - April 20 at 8:12 PM logoSupervalu Inc. (SVU) Earns Neutral Rating from Guggenheim - April 19 at 10:34 PM logoSUPERVALU Announces Fiscal 2017 Fourth Quarter Conference Call - April 17 at 6:59 PM



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