Capstone Investment Advisors LLC Buys Shares of 10,139 US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD)

Capstone Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFDFree Report) in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 10,139 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $547,000.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Redmont Wealth Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in US Foods in the 1st quarter valued at $27,000. Blue Trust Inc. acquired a new position in shares of US Foods during the 4th quarter worth approximately $30,000. Rise Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of US Foods in the 1st quarter valued at approximately $30,000. GAMMA Investing LLC acquired a new stake in US Foods in the fourth quarter valued at $41,000. Finally, Anchor Investment Management LLC acquired a new position in US Foods during the fourth quarter worth approximately $47,000. 98.76% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

US Foods Trading Down 1.9 %

Shares of USFD stock opened at $52.03 on Monday. US Foods Holding Corp. has a 1-year low of $35.66 and a 1-year high of $55.98. The company has a current ratio of 1.31, a quick ratio of 0.81 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.95. The stock has a market cap of $12.79 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.63, a PEG ratio of 0.85 and a beta of 1.62. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $53.19 and a 200-day moving average of $50.72.

US Foods (NYSE:USFDGet Free Report) last released its earnings results on Thursday, May 9th. The company reported $0.48 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.49 by ($0.01). The firm had revenue of $8.95 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $8.93 billion. US Foods had a net margin of 1.41% and a return on equity of 13.08%. On average, equities research analysts forecast that US Foods Holding Corp. will post 2.92 earnings per share for the current year.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Several analysts recently weighed in on USFD shares. Piper Sandler lifted their price target on US Foods from $59.00 to $61.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a report on Friday, June 7th. BTIG Research increased their price objective on shares of US Foods from $52.00 to $62.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 19th. Barclays increased their price target on shares of US Foods from $60.00 to $64.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Friday, May 10th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted their price target on US Foods from $52.00 to $58.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a report on Monday, June 3rd. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company lifted their price target on shares of US Foods from $63.00 to $66.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a report on Thursday, June 6th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, nine have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat, the company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $62.00.

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US Foods Profile

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US Foods Holding Corp., together with its subsidiaries, engages in marketing, sale, and distribution of fresh, frozen, and dry food and non-food products to foodservice customers in the United States. The company's customers include independently owned single and multi-unit restaurants, regional concepts, national restaurant chains, hospitals, nursing homes, hotels and motels, country clubs, government and military organizations, colleges and universities, and retail locations.

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