Performance Food Group Company [NYSE: PFGC] traded at a high on 06/30/21, posting a 2.17 gain after which it closed the day’ session at $48.49. The company report on June 22, 2021 that Performance Food Group Company Participates in the 2021 Jefferies Virtual Consumer Conference; Increases Fiscal Fourth Quarter 2021 Outlook.
Performance Food Group Company (PFG) (NYSE: PFGC) Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer George Holm and Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer Jim Hope are participating in group investor meetings as part of the 2021 Jefferies Virtual Consumer Conference,. They will also participate in a webcast presentation live on Wednesday, June 23, at 10:20 a.m. ET. The live webcast will be available in listen-only mode on investors.pfgc.com, and an archived replay of the webcast will be made available later that day.
For the fiscal fourth quarter of 2021, PFG now expects net sales to be at least $8.8 billion compared to the prior expectation of at least $8.2 billion. Adjusted EBITDA is now expected to be at least $190 million in the fiscal fourth quarter of 2021 compared to the prior expectation of at least $185 million. This outlook includes the impact of a 53rd week, which occurs in the fiscal fourth quarter of 2021.
The results of the trading session contributed to over 1668428 shares changing hands. Over the past one week, the price volatility of Performance Food Group Company stands at 2.68% while the volatility over the past one month is 3.14%.
The market cap for PFGC stock reached $6.56 billion, with 132.30 million shares outstanding and 130.80 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 1.35M shares, PFGC reached a trading volume of 1668428 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Performance Food Group Company [PFGC]?
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for PFGC shares is $65.13 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on PFGC stock is a recommendation set at 1.70. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Piper Sandler have made an estimate for Performance Food Group Company shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Overweight, with their previous recommendation back on April 09, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Barclays raised their target price from $46 to $60. The new note on the price target was released on January 06, 2021, representing the official price target for Performance Food Group Company stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $36 to $52, while BMO Capital Markets kept a Outperform rating on PFGC stock. On October 16, 2020, analysts increased their price target for PFGC shares from 48 to 50.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Performance Food Group Company is set at 1.48, with the Price to Sales ratio for PFGC stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.24. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 3.12, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.75. Price to Free Cash Flow for PFGC in the course of the last twelve months was 10.88 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.70.
How has PFGC stock performed recently?
Performance Food Group Company [PFGC] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -2.53. With this latest performance, PFGC shares dropped by -5.22% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 2.73% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 66.40% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for PFGC stock in for the last two-week period is set at 44.15, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 44.92, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 44.14 for Performance Food Group Company [PFGC]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 51.68, while it was recorded at 48.38 for the last single week of trading, and 48.35 for the last 200 days.
Performance Food Group Company [PFGC]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Performance Food Group Company [PFGC] shares currently have an operating margin of -0.39 and a Gross Margin at +10.34. Performance Food Group Company’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -0.45.
Return on Total Capital for PFGC is now -2.58, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -3.07. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -6.90, with Return on Assets sitting at -1.81. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Performance Food Group Company [PFGC] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 150.19. Additionally, PFGC Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 60.03, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 38.20. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 139.13, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 55.61.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Performance Food Group Company [PFGC] managed to generate an average of -$5,705 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 18.99 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 3.99.Performance Food Group Company’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.70 and a Current Ratio set at 1.40.
Earnings analysis for Performance Food Group Company [PFGC]
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Performance Food Group Company posted -0.86/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.25/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -244.00%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for PFGC. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Performance Food Group Company go to 74.35%.
Insider trade positions for Performance Food Group Company [PFGC]
There are presently around $6,459 million, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of PFGC stocks are: WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT GROUP LLP with ownership of 17,635,775, which is approximately -3.597% of the company’s market cap and around 2.24% of the total institutional ownership; FMR LLC, holding 13,394,235 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $649.49 million in PFGC stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $590.03 million in PFGC stock with ownership of nearly 2.508% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Performance Food Group Company stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of May and at the time of the May reporting period, where 124 institutional holders increased their position in Performance Food Group Company [NYSE:PFGC] by around 9,494,488 shares. Additionally, 132 investors decreased positions by around 8,101,770 shares, while 23 investors held positions by with 115,601,354 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 133,197,612 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. PFGC stock had 34 new institutional investments in for a total of 1,576,682 shares, while 35 institutional investors sold positions of 1,105,965 shares during the same period.