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NYSE:UNFUniFirst Stock Price, Forecast & News

$169.31
-1.51 (-0.88 %)
(As of 07/9/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$164.75
Now: $169.31
$171.59
50-Day Range
$166.02
MA: $175.98
$189.69
52-Week Range
$121.89
Now: $169.31
$217.90
Volume79,869 shs
Average Volume99,463 shs
Market Capitalization$3.20 billion
P/E Ratio21.54
Dividend Yield0.59%
Beta0.89
UniFirst Corporation provides workplace uniforms and protective work wear clothing in the United States, Europe, and Canada. The company operates through U.S. Rental and Cleaning, Canadian Rental and Cleaning, Manufacturing, Specialty Garments Rental and Cleaning, and First Aid segments. It designs, manufactures, personalizes, rents, cleans, delivers, and sells a range of uniforms and protective clothing, including shirts, pants, jackets, coveralls, lab coats, smocks, and aprons; and specialized protective wear, such as flame resistant and high visibility garments. The company also rents and sells industrial wiping products, floor mats, facility service products, and dry and wet mops; restroom and cleaning supplies comprising air fresheners, paper products, and hand soaps; and other textile products. In addition, it provides first aid cabinet services and other safety supplies; decontaminates and cleans work clothes, and other items that might expose to radioactive materials; and services special cleanroom protective wear and facilities. Further, it offers a range of garment service options, including full-service rental programs in which garments are cleaned and serviced; lease programs in which garments are cleaned and maintained by individual employees; and purchase programs to buy garments and related items directly. The company serves automobile service centers and dealers, delivery services, food and general merchandise retailers, food processors and service operations, light manufacturers, maintenance facilities, restaurants, service companies, soft and durable goods wholesalers, transportation companies, government agencies, research and development laboratories, high technology companies, and utilities operating nuclear reactors, as well as others who require employee clothing for image, identification, protection, or utility purposes. UniFirst Corporation was founded in 1936 and is based in Wilmington, Massachusetts.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.29 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Personal services
Sub-IndustryDiversified Support Services
CUSIP90470810
Phone978-658-8888

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.81 billion
Cash Flow$13.92 per share
Book Value$90.42 per share

Profitability

Net Income$179.13 million

Miscellaneous

Employees14,000
Market Cap$3.20 billion
Next Earnings Date10/28/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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UniFirst (NYSE:UNF) Frequently Asked Questions

How has UniFirst's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

UniFirst's stock was trading at $165.03 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, UNF shares have increased by 2.6% and is now trading at $169.31. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of UniFirst?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for UniFirst in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for UniFirst.

When is UniFirst's next earnings date?

UniFirst is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 28th 2020. View our earnings forecast for UniFirst.

How were UniFirst's earnings last quarter?

UniFirst Corp (NYSE:UNF) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 1st. The textile maker reported $1.12 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.25 by $0.13. The textile maker had revenue of $445.52 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $378.28 million. UniFirst had a net margin of 7.70% and a return on equity of 8.49%. View UniFirst's earnings history.

How often does UniFirst pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for UniFirst?

UniFirst announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 7th. Investors of record on Monday, September 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Monday, September 28th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.59%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 3rd. View UniFirst's dividend history.

How will UniFirst's stock buyback program work?

UniFirst announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback program on Thursday, January 3rd 2019, which permits the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 3.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for UNF?

3 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for UniFirst's shares. Their forecasts range from $165.00 to $206.00. On average, they anticipate UniFirst's share price to reach $185.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.6% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for UniFirst.

Has UniFirst been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about UNF stock has trended negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. UniFirst earned a coverage optimism score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the textile maker a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news about UniFirst.

Who are some of UniFirst's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of UniFirst own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other UniFirst investors own include Walt Disney (DIS), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA), AbbVie (ABBV), Alibaba Group (BABA), Booking (BKNG), Carnival (CCL), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Invesco (IVZ) and Southern (SO).

Who are UniFirst's key executives?

UniFirst's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Steven S. Sintros, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. Shane F. O'Connor, CFO & Sr. VP (Age 45)
  • Mr. David M. Katz, Sr. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 55)
  • Ms. Cynthia Croatti, Exec. VP, Treasurer & Director (Age 64)
  • Mr. David A. DiFillippo, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 62)

What is UniFirst's stock symbol?

UniFirst trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "UNF."

Who are UniFirst's major shareholders?

UniFirst's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.51%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.22%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%), Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group LLC (0.02%) and 6 Meridian (0.01%). Company insiders that own UniFirst stock include Cecelia Levenstein, Cynthia Croatti, David A Difillippo, David Martin Katz, Kathleen M Camilli, Michael A Croatti, Michael Iandoli, Steven S Sintros, The Ronald D Croatti Trust - 1 and William Masters Ross. View institutional ownership trends for UniFirst.

Which institutional investors are selling UniFirst stock?

UNF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 6 Meridian. Company insiders that have sold UniFirst company stock in the last year include Cecelia Levenstein, David A Difillippo, David Martin Katz, Kathleen M Camilli, Steven S Sintros, and William Masters Ross. View insider buying and selling activity for UniFirst.

Which institutional investors are buying UniFirst stock?

UNF stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group LLC, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View insider buying and selling activity for UniFirst.

How do I buy shares of UniFirst?

Shares of UNF can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is UniFirst's stock price today?

One share of UNF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $169.31.

How big of a company is UniFirst?

UniFirst has a market capitalization of $3.20 billion and generates $1.81 billion in revenue each year. The textile maker earns $179.13 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.52 on an earnings per share basis. UniFirst employs 14,000 workers across the globe.

What is UniFirst's official website?

The official website for UniFirst is www.unifirst.com.

How can I contact UniFirst?

UniFirst's mailing address is 68 JONSPIN RD, WILMINGTON MA, 01887. The textile maker can be reached via phone at 978-658-8888 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/9/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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