It may be riskier to trade before market opening and after market closing than during regular market hours. Since issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. Extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities due to lower liquidity and higher volatility. After-hours trades for US Foods Holding Corp. (USFD) shows that investor sentiment remained same, with the stock’s consolidated last price remained same to $40.58. The US Foods Holding Corp. has recorded 2,243,368 volume in the after hours trading session. Most recently, Yahoo Finance reported about the stock as it publicized that US Foods Announces Pricing of Private Offering of $1.0 Billion of Senior Unsecured Notes.
US Foods Holding Corp. is listed on the NYSE in the Consumer Defensive sector while operating in the Food Distribution industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $40.58 and fluctuated between $40.73 as its day high and $39.32 as its day low. The current market capitalization of US Foods Holding Corp. is $9.64B. A total of 9.25 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 1.64M shares.
Insider trades are also considered as indicators of how a stock will perform in the future, in addition to stock predictions. During the recent three months, USFD has seen 0 BUY and 1 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 0 and the disposition of 3,307 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 30 BUYs and 60 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 792,350 shares during that period but sold 313,346.
In the most recent transaction, Guberman Steven sold 2,735 shares of USFD for 36.54 per share on Mar 30. After the transaction, the EVP, Nationally Managed Bus. now owns 94,579 company shares. In a previous transaction on Mar 30, Iacobucci Andrew E. sold 2,278 shares at 36.54 per share. USFD shares that owns now total 185,244.
Among the insiders who sold shares, Guberman Steven disposed of 3,412 shares on Mar 29 at a per-share price of $36.60. This resulted in the EVP, Nationally Managed Bus. holding 99,090 shares of USFD after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Iacobucci Andrew E. sold 2,728 shares at $36.60 per share on Mar 29. Company shares held by the insider now total 190,020.
Despite rarely being accurate, price targets can exert some form of influence at times, and are often regarded as valuable by markets. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for USFD in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $50.00 with high estimates of $54.00 and low estimates of $44.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, USFD has a high of $44.52 and a low of $25.49.
As of this writing, USFD has an earnings estimate of $0.69 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 10 estimates, with a high estimate of $0.72 per share and a lower estimate of $0.65. The company reported an EPS of $0.5 in the last quarter, which was 19.00% higher than expectations of $0.42.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
As well as showing the assets and liabilities of the company, the balance sheet also shows the amount invested in equity by investors. Investors can analyze a company’s future prospects by calculating its financial ratios based on this information. USFD’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $148.00M in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $5.19B in debt and $2.55B in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was $19.34, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $4.27B.
After-hours and pre-market trading may carry slightly higher risks than regular market hours. As issuers often announce important financial information outside regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for a particular security. That is because extended-hours trading may result in lower liquidity and higher volatility. Currently, 0 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for USFD is Buy with a score of 4.50.