The market has been down on United Natural Foods Inc (UNFI) stock recently. UNFI gets a Bearish score from InvestorsObserver Stock Sentiment Indicator.
United Natural Foods Inc has a Bearish sentiment reading. Find out what this means for you and get the rest of the rankings on UNFI!
What is Stock Sentiment?
In investing, sentiment generally means whether or not a given security is in favor with investors. It is typically a pretty short-term metric that relies entirely on technical analysis. That means it doesn’t incorporate anything to do with the health or profitability of the underlying company.
Sentiment is how investors, or the market, feels about a stock. There are lots of ways to measure sentiment. At the core, sentiment is pretty easy to understand. If a stock is going up, investors must be bullish, while if it is going down, sentiment is bearish.
InvestorsObserver’s Sentiment Indicator looks at price trends over the past week and also considers changes in volume. Increasing volume can mean a trend is getting stronger, while decreasing volume can mean a trend is nearing a conclusion.
For stocks that have options, our system also considers the balance between calls, which are often bets that the price will go up, and puts, which are frequently bets that the price will fall.
What's Happening With UNFI Stock Today?
United Natural Foods Inc (UNFI) stock has gained 0.99% while the S&P 500 has fallen -0.13% as of 2:31 PM on Friday, Dec 9. UNFI has risen $0.38 from the previous closing price of $38.51 on volume of 274,239 shares. Over the past year the S&P 500 has fallen -15.80% while UNFI has fallen -30.07%. UNFI earned $3.91 a per share in the over the last 12 months, giving it a price-to-earnings ratio of 4.64.
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More About United Natural Foods Inc
United Natural Foods Inc is a wholesale distributor of natural, organic and specialty foods and nonfood products across North America. The company's products consist of national, regional and private label brands grouped into grocery and general merchandise, produce, perishables and frozen foods, nutritional supplements and sports nutrition, bulk and foodservice products, and personal care items. United Natural Foods serves various retail formats including conventional supermarket chains, natural product superstores, independent retail operators and foodservice channels such as e-commerce platforms. The company's operations are comprised of principal divisions: the wholesale division; the retail division; and the manufacturing and branded products division.
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