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How to buy US Foods Holding stock

Learn how to easily invest in US Foods Holding stock.

US Foods Holding Corp is a food distribution business based in the US. US Foods Holding shares (USFD) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. US Foods Holding employs 26,000 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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US Foods Holding stock price (NYSE: USFD)

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US Foods Holding shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-25.
Latest market close$35.32
52-week range$30.02 - $42.10
50-day moving average $34.09
200-day moving average $35.88
Wall St. target price$43.00
PE ratio 200.1705
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.18

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US Foods Holding price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $35.32 from 2022-01-25

1 week (2022-01-19) -1.53%
1 month (2021-12-23) 2.14%
3 months (2021-10-26) 0.91%
6 months (2021-07-26) 3.82%
1 year (2021-01-26) 5.65%
2 years (2020-01-24) -14.56%
3 years (2019-01-25) 4.00%
5 years (2017-01-26) 32.93%

Is US Foods Holding stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing US Foods Holding stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of US Foods Holding's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

US Foods Holding's P/E ratio

US Foods Holding's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 200x. In other words, US Foods Holding shares trade at around 200x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

US Foods Holding's PEG ratio

US Foods Holding's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.134. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into US Foods Holding's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

US Foods Holding's EBITDA

US Foods Holding's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $794 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a US Foods Holding's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

US Foods Holding financials

Revenue TTM $28 billion
Operating margin TTM 1.44%
Gross profit TTM $3.8 billion
Return on assets TTM 1.94%
Return on equity TTM 2.08%
Profit margin 0.3%
Book value $16.36
Market capitalisation $7.8 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

US Foods Holding share dividends

We're not expecting US Foods Holding to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

US Foods Holding share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, US Foods Holding's shares have ranged in value from as little as $30.02 up to $42.1. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

USFD.US volatility(beta: 1.72)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while US Foods Holding's is 1.7162. This would suggest that US Foods Holding's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

US Foods Holding overview

US Foods Holding Corp. , through its subsidiary, US Foods, Inc. , markets and distributes 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. As of January 2, 2021, it operated 70 distribution facilities; and 78 cash and carry locations. The company was formerly known as USF Holding Corp. and changed its name to US Foods Holding Corp.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of US Foods Holding is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.576% of US Foods Holding shares are held by insiders and 103.537% by institutions.
How many people work for US Foods Holding?
Latest data suggests 26,000 work at US Foods Holding.
When does the fiscal year end for US Foods Holding?
US Foods Holding's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is US Foods Holding based?
US Foods Holding's address is: 9399 West Higgins Road, Rosemont, IL, United States, 60018
What is US Foods Holding's ISIN number?
US Foods Holding's international securities identification number is: US9120081099
What is US Foods Holding's CUSIP number?
US Foods Holding's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 912008109

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