United Natural Foods Inc

Food Distribution
Consumer Defensive

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Company Statistics

Market Cap.:
$1.06 billion
Book Value:
Revenue TTM:
$30.13 billion
Operating Margin TTM:
Gross Profit TTM:
$4.18 billion
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Company Profile

United Natural Foods Inc had its IPO on 1996-11-01 under the ticker symbol UNFI.

The company operates in the Consumer Defensive sector and Food Distribution industry. United Natural Foods Inc has a staff strength of 30,300 employees.

Stock update

Shares of United Natural Foods Inc opened at $18.4 at the start of the last trading session i.e. 2023-09-12.

The stocks traded within a range of $18.04 - $18.49, and closed at $18.3.

This is a +0.77% increase from the previous day's closing price.

A total volume of 433,436 shares were traded at the close of the day’s session.

In the last one week, shares of United Natural Foods Inc have slipped by -8.04%.

United Natural Foods Inc's Key Ratios

United Natural Foods Inc has a market cap of $1.06 billion, indicating a price to book ratio of 1.3147 and a price to sales ratio of 0.0779.

In the last 12-months United Natural Foods Inc’s revenue was $30.13 billion with a gross profit of $4.18 billion and an EBITDA of $610 million. The EBITDA ratio measures United Natural Foods Inc's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure its profitability.

In the trailing 12-month period, United Natural Foods Inc’s operating margin was 1% while its return on assets stood at 2.42% with a return of equity of 7.61%.

In Q1.6666666666667, United Natural Foods Inc’s quarterly earnings growth was a negative -89.3% while revenue growth was a positive 3.7%.

United Natural Foods Inc’s PE and PEG Ratio

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Trailing PE

Its diluted EPS in the last 12-months stands at $2.17 per share while it has a forward price to earnings multiple of 8.0257 and a PEG multiple of 3.74. A low price to earnings ratio can mean the stock is attractively valued while a high ratio suggests the stock may be overvalued.

The PEG on the other hand provides a broader view compared to the P/E ratio and gives greater insight into United Natural Foods Inc’s profitability.

United Natural Foods Inc stock is trading at a EV to sales ratio of 0.2084 and a EV to EBITDA ratio of 8.2978. Its price to sales ratio in the trailing 12-months stood at 0.0779.

United Natural Foods Inc stock pays annual dividends of $0 per share, indicating a yield of 0% and a payout ratio of 0%.

Balance sheet and cash flow metrics

Total Assets
$7.64 billion
Total Liabilities
$2.46 billion
Operating Cash Flow
Capital Expenditure
$67 million
Dividend Payout Ratio

United Natural Foods Inc ended 2024 with $7.64 billion in total assets and $0 in total liabilities. Its intangible assets were valued at $7.64 billion while shareholder equity stood at $1.84 billion.

United Natural Foods Inc ended 2024 with $0 in deferred long-term liabilities, $2.46 billion in other current liabilities, 1000000.00 in common stock, $1.32 billion in retained earnings and $20.00 million in goodwill. Its cash balance stood at $38.00 million and cash and short-term investments were $38.00 million. The company’s total short-term debt was $185,000,000 while long-term debt stood at $0.

United Natural Foods Inc’s total current assets stands at $3.69 billion while long-term investments were $0 and short-term investments were $0. Its net receivables were $985.00 million compared to accounts payable of $1.84 billion and inventory worth $2.47 billion.

In 2024, United Natural Foods Inc's operating cash flow was $0 while its capital expenditure stood at $67 million.

Comparatively, United Natural Foods Inc paid $0 in dividends in 2024.

Other key metrics

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United Natural Foods Inc stock is currently trading at $18.3 per share. It touched a 52-week high of $47.88 and a 52-week low of $47.88. Analysts tracking the stock have a 12-month average target price of $24.11.

Its 50-day moving average was $20.16 and 200-day moving average was $29.55 The short ratio stood at 7.05 indicating a short percent outstanding of 0%.

Around 181.7% of the company’s stock are held by insiders while 9926.2% are held by institutions.

Frequently Asked Questions About United Natural Foods Inc

The stock symbol (also called stock or share ticker) of United Natural Foods Inc is UNFI

The IPO of United Natural Foods Inc took place on 1996-11-01

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United Natural Foods, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes natural, organic, specialty, produce, and conventional grocery and non-food products in the United States and Canada. It operates in two segments, Wholesale and Retail. The company offers grocery and general merchandise, produce, perishables and frozen foods, nutritional supplements and sports nutrition, bulk and foodservice products, and personal care items. It also provides nuts, dried fruit, seeds, trail mixes, granola, natural and organic snack items, and confections under the Woodstock Farms Manufacturing name; organic, non-GMO project verified, and specialty food and non-food items under the Blue Marble brand; pet food under the WILD HARVEST brand; and imported Greek feta cheese and organic ramen under the MT.VIKOS, KOYO, ASIAN GOURMET, MEDITERRANEAN ORGANIC, and NATURAL SEA brands, as well as various products under the TUMARO’S, ESSENTIAL EVERYDAY, SHOPPERS VALUE, Field Day, EQUALINE, CULINARY CIRCLE, ARCTIC SHORES SEAFOOD COMPANY, STONE RIDGE CREAMERY, and SUPER CHILL brands. In addition, the company provides home, health and beauty care, and pharmacy products, as well as private label products through a network of 73 Cub Foods and Shoppers retail grocery stores; and retail store support, pricing strategy, shelf and planogram management, advertising, couponing, ecommerce, consumer convenience, store design, equipment sourcing, electronic payments processing, network and data hosting, point-of-sale hardware and software, automation tools, sustainability, and administrative back-office solution services. Further, it offers consumer and trade marketing programs, and programs to support suppliers in understanding its markets. The company serves chains, independent retailers, and supernatural chains, as well as foodservice, ecommerce, conventional military business, and other sales customers. United Natural Foods, Inc. was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Providence, Rhode Island.


313 Iron Horse Way, Providence, RI, United States, 02908