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NYSE:UNFIUnited Natural Foods Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.03 (+0.17 %)
(As of 05/22/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $17.47
50-Day Range
MA: $12.35
52-Week Range
Now: $17.47
Volume817,717 shs
Average Volume3.10 million shs
Market Capitalization$936.74 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
United Natural Foods, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes natural, organic, and specialty foods and non-food products in the United States and Canada. The company operates through three divisions: Wholesale, Retail, and Manufacturing and Branded Products. The Wholesale division offers grocery and general merchandise, produce, perishables and frozen foods, nutritional supplements and sports nutrition, bulk and foodservice products, and personal care products. This segment also distributes an array of specialty protein, cheese, deli, food service, and bakery goods; and organic and conventional produce and non-produce perishable items, and natural and organic specialty and gourmet ethnic products, as well as vitamins and minerals. The Retail division operates one retail stores in Rhode Island. The Manufacturing and Branded Products division is involved in importing, roasting, packaging, and distributing nuts, dried fruits, seeds, trail mixes, granola, natural and organic snack items, and confections. This segment also provides Blue Marble Brands products on wholesale basis through third-party distributors in organic, natural, and specialty food brands, as well as directly to retailers; and Field Day brand products primarily to customers through its independent channel. The company serves independently retailers, supernatural chains, conventional supermarkets, and mass market chains, as well as foodservice, e-commerce, and international customers outside Canada. United Natural Foods, Inc. was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Providence, Rhode Island.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.15 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Groceries, general line
Sub-IndustryFood Distributors
SectorConsumer Staples



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$21.39 billion
Cash Flow$12.30 per share
Book Value$28.67 per share


Net Income$-284,990,000.00


Market Cap$936.74 million
Next Earnings Date6/3/2020 (Estimated)

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United Natural Foods (NYSE:UNFI) Frequently Asked Questions

How has United Natural Foods' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

United Natural Foods' stock was trading at $6.75 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, UNFI shares have increased by 158.8% and is now trading at $17.47. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of United Natural Foods?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Natural Foods in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 8 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for United Natural Foods.

When is United Natural Foods' next earnings date?

United Natural Foods is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, June 3rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for United Natural Foods.

How were United Natural Foods' earnings last quarter?

United Natural Foods Inc (NYSE:UNFI) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, March, 11th. The company reported $0.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.05. The firm earned $6.14 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.12 billion. United Natural Foods had a positive return on equity of 5.86% and a negative net margin of 1.38%. The business's quarterly revenue was down .2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.44 earnings per share. View United Natural Foods' earnings history.

What guidance has United Natural Foods issued on next quarter's earnings?

United Natural Foods updated its third quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 12th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of approx $1.40 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.50. The company issued revenue guidance of approx $6.668 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $6.19 billion.

What price target have analysts set for UNFI?

11 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for United Natural Foods' shares. Their forecasts range from $3.00 to $24.00. On average, they anticipate United Natural Foods' share price to reach $13.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 22.7%. View analysts' price targets for United Natural Foods.

Has United Natural Foods been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about UNFI stock have trended extremely negative on Sunday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. United Natural Foods earned a news impact score of -4.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutUnited Natural Foods.

Who are some of United Natural Foods' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of United Natural Foods own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other United Natural Foods investors own include Hawkins (HWKN), Intel (INTC), Boeing (BA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Starbucks (SBUX), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Alibaba Group (BABA), General Electric (GE), Gilead Sciences (GILD) and Micron Technology (MU).

Who are United Natural Foods' key executives?

United Natural Foods' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Steven L. Spinner, Chairman & CEO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Michael Paul Zechmeister, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Eric A. Dorne, Chief Admin. & Information Officer and Pres of Bus. Strategic Units (Age 57)
  • Mr. Paul Scott Green, Chief Supply Chain Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Sean F. Griffin, Chief Exec. Officer of SUPERVALU Inc. (Age 59)

What is United Natural Foods' stock symbol?

United Natural Foods trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "UNFI."

Who are United Natural Foods' major shareholders?

United Natural Foods' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.08%), Kiltearn Partners LLP (7.75%), State Street Corp (3.38%), Invesco Ltd. (3.22%), Valueworks LLC (1.46%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.38%). Company insiders that own United Natural Foods stock include James L Muehlbauer, James P Heffernan, Peter Roy and Sean Griffin. View institutional ownership trends for United Natural Foods.

Which major investors are selling United Natural Foods stock?

UNFI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kiltearn Partners LLP, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Engineers Gate Manager LP, BlackRock Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, South Dakota Investment Council, and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View insider buying and selling activity for United Natural Foods.

Which major investors are buying United Natural Foods stock?

UNFI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prentice Capital Management LP, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Invesco Ltd., AQR Capital Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Bogle Investment Management L P DE, and Trexquant Investment LP. Company insiders that have bought United Natural Foods stock in the last two years include James L Muehlbauer, Peter Roy, and Sean Griffin. View insider buying and selling activity for United Natural Foods.

How do I buy shares of United Natural Foods?

Shares of UNFI 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 United Natural Foods' stock price today?

One share of UNFI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.47.

How big of a company is United Natural Foods?

United Natural Foods has a market capitalization of $936.74 million and generates $21.39 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-284,990,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $2.08 on an earnings per share basis. United Natural Foods employs 19,000 workers across the globe.

What is United Natural Foods' official website?

The official website for United Natural Foods is www.unfi.com.

How can I contact United Natural Foods?

United Natural Foods' mailing address is 313 IRON HORSE WAY, PROVIDENCE RI, 02908. The company can be reached via phone at 401-528-8634 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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