United Natural Foods (NASDAQ:UNFI) Shareholders Are Liking The News That Oppenheimer Has Reiterated Their Hold Rating on the Stock

June 12, 2018 - By Adrian Erickson

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Investors sentiment increased to 1.36 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.28, from 1.08 in 2017Q4. It increased, as 21 investors sold United Natural Foods, Inc. shares while 80 reduced holdings. 54 funds opened positions while 83 raised stakes. 49.01 million shares or 5.09% less from 51.64 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.

Ing Groep Nv holds 0.01% or 7,666 shares. Menta Capital Limited Liability Com stated it has 12,086 shares. Ameriprise Finance stated it has 945,629 shares. Moreover, Prelude Capital Limited Liability Corp has 0% invested in United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNFI). Bowling Port Limited Liability stated it has 47,630 shares or 0.28% of all its holdings. Bellecapital Intll Ltd invested in 6,000 shares. Washington stated it has 11,100 shares or 0.48% of all its holdings. Ameritas Investment Prtnrs has 19,496 shares. Parkside Commercial Bank & holds 1,343 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Schwab Charles Invest Management holds 315,728 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Kemnay Advisory, New York-based fund reported 4,797 shares. Wealthtrust owns 444 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Cim Investment Mangement holds 0.08% or 5,172 shares. Moreover, Chicago Equity Lc has 0.14% invested in United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNFI) for 100,290 shares. Connable Office has 5,689 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio.

Since December 14, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 9 insider sales for $4.92 million activity. $314,695 worth of stock was sold by Traficanti Joseph J on Thursday, May 17. $234,686 worth of United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNFI) shares were sold by TESTA CHRISTOPHER P.. Green Paul Scott had sold 3,473 shares worth $171,323 on Wednesday, January 3. 12,351 shares were sold by Griffin Sean, worth $610,263. $175,361 worth of United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNFI) was sold by ROY PETER on Thursday, March 15. HEFFERNAN JAMES P also sold $394,236 worth of United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNFI) on Monday, December 18.

United Natural Foods (NASDAQ:UNFI) Rating Reaffirmed

United Natural Foods (NASDAQ:UNFI) stock Hold rating has been kept by Analysts at Oppenheimer in an analyst report revealed to clients on Tuesday, 12 June.

United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNFI) Ratings Coverage

Among 7 analysts covering United Natural Foods (NASDAQ:UNFI), 0 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. United Natural Foods has $57.0 highest and $38.0 lowest target. $46’s average target is 14.20% above currents $40.28 stock price. United Natural Foods had 10 analyst reports since January 11, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, January 11 by Susquehanna. Barclays Capital upgraded the shares of UNFI in report on Tuesday, January 16 to “Hold” rating. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of UNFI in report on Wednesday, January 24 with “Hold” rating. As per Thursday, June 7, the company rating was maintained by Wells Fargo. Stephens maintained United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNFI) rating on Tuesday, January 16. Stephens has “Hold” rating and $51.0 target. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, March 8 report. The firm has “Market Perform” rating given on Monday, March 12 by BMO Capital Markets. Jefferies maintained United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNFI) rating on Friday, March 9. Jefferies has “Hold” rating and $53.0 target. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of UNFI in report on Friday, June 8 with “Market Perform” rating. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Friday, February 2 by RBC Capital Markets.

The stock decreased 1.78% or $0.73 during the last trading session, reaching $40.28. About 390,897 shares traded. United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNFI) has risen 13.26% since June 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.69% the S&P500.

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 has market cap of $2.03 billion. The firm operates through three divisions: Wholesale, Retail, and Manufacturing and Branded Products. It has a 13.12 P/E ratio. 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.

More notable recent United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNFI) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “What Happened in the Stock Market Today” on June 07, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI) CEO Steve Spinner on Q3 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” published on June 07, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “United Natural Foods announces management changes” on May 15, 2018. More interesting news about United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNFI) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: “4 Food Stocks Ready for Growth as Tastes Change” published on June 11, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “United Nature Foods -6% after uninspiring conference call” with publication date: June 07, 2018.

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