United Number of Shares Shorted

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USD 46.72  1.27  2.79%   

United Natural Foods fundamentals help investors to digest information that contributes to United Natural's financial success or failures. It also enables traders to predict the movement of United Stock. The fundamental analysis module provides a way to measure United Natural's intrinsic value by examining its available economic and financial indicators, including the cash flow records, the balance sheet account changes, the income statement patterns, and various microeconomic indicators and financial ratios related to United Natural stock.
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United Number of Shares Shorted Analysis

United Natural's Number of Shares Shorted is the total amount of shares that are currently sold short by investors. When a stock is sold short, the short seller assumes the responsibility of repurchasing the stock at a lower price. The speculator will make money if the stock goes down in price or will experience a loss if the stock price goes up.
 2015 2022 (projected)
Consolidated Income125.77 M60.25 M
Direct Expenses22.64 B25.14 B
Shares Shorted 
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Current United Natural Number of Shares Shorted

    
  2.01 M  
Most of United Natural's fundamental indicators, such as Number of Shares Shorted, are part of a valuation analysis module that helps investors searching for stocks that are currently trading at higher or lower prices than their real value. If the real value is higher than the market price, United Natural Foods is considered to be undervalued, and we provide a buy recommendation. Otherwise, we render a sell signal.

United Number of Shares Shorted Driver Correlations

Understanding the fundamental principles of building solid financial models for United Natural is extremely important. It helps to project a fair market value of Ford stock properly, considering its historical fundamentals such as Number of Shares Shorted. Since United Natural's main accounts across its financial reports are all linked and dependent on each other, it is essential to analyze all possible correlations between related accounts. However, instead of reviewing all of United Natural's historical financial statements, investors can examine the correlated drivers to determine its overall health. This can be effectively done using a conventional correlation matrix of United Natural's interrelated accounts and indicators.
If a large number of investors decide to short sell an equity instrument within a small period of time, their combined action can significantly affect the price of the stock.
Compare to competition

Based on the recorded statements, United Natural Foods has 2.01 M of outstending shares currently sold short by investors. This is 67.79% lower than that of the Food & Staples Retailing sector and 46.64% lower than that of the Consumer Staples industry. The number of shares shorted for all United States stocks is 57.29% higher than that of the company.

United Number of Shares Shorted Peer Comparison

Stock peer comparison is one of the most widely used and accepted methods of equity analyses. It analyses United Natural's direct or indirect competition against its Number of Shares Shorted to detect undervalued stocks with similar characteristics or determine the stocks which would be a good addition to a portfolio. Peer analysis of United Natural could also be used in its relative valuation, which is a method of valuing United Natural by comparing valuation metrics of similar companies.
United Natural is currently under evaluation in number of shares shorted category among related companies.

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About United Natural Fundamental Analysis

The Macroaxis Fundamental Analysis modules help investors analyze United Natural Foods's financials across various querterly and yearly statements, indicators and fundamental ratios. We help investors to determine the real value of United Natural using virtually all public information available. We use both quantitative as well as qualitative analysis to arrive at the intrinsic value of United Natural Foods based on its fundamental data. In general, a quantitative approach, as applied to this company, focuses on analyzing financial statements comparatively, whereas a qaualitative method uses data that is important to a company's growth but cannot be measured and presented in a numerical way.
Please read more on our fundamental analysis page.
United Natural Foods, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes natural, organic, specialty, produce, and conventional grocery and non-food products in the United States and Canada. United Natural Foods, Inc. was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Providence, Rhode Island. United Nat operates under Food Distribution classification in the United States and is traded on New York Stock Exchange. It employs 30300 people.

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Is United Natural's industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of United Natural. If investors know United will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about United Natural listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
Quarterly Earnings Growth YOY
(0.1) 
Market Capitalization
2.8 B
Quarterly Revenue Growth YOY
0.08
Return On Assets
0.0328
Return On Equity
0.15
The market value of United Natural Foods is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of United that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of United Natural's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is United Natural's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because United Natural's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect United Natural's underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between United Natural's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine United Natural value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, United Natural's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.