SuperValu Inc. (NYSE:SVU) in Traders Focus


SuperValu Inc. (NYSE:SVU) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $5.94. The stock traded with the volume of 2.68 Million in the last trading session. SuperValu Inc. opened at $4.64 and closed by showing an increase of 2.16%. The Bid price in the last session was $4.73 x 102500 and the Ask price was $4.74 x 105800. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).

SuperValu Inc. has the Market Capitalization of 1.26 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $7.17 and 52-Week Low of $3.94 and it touched its 52-week high on Dec 29, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Feb 8, 2016.

SuperValu Inc. reported its last Earnings on Oct 19 BMO where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.1/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.1/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $0/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of 0%. The company will report its next earnings on Jan 11 – Jan 16 (Est.).

9 number of analysts also provided their insight on SuperValu Inc., where the Average Price Target for the stock is $5.94. They also projected Low Price Target as $4.5 while High Price Target is set at $10.

A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 2 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 0 reported it as Buy.9 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 0 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.

SuperValu Inc. annual Divided is 0 while it’s Dividend Yield is 0%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 8.13 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 8.06. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 0.07 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 0, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 22.13 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 8.52.

The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 3.7 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -40% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 17.7%.

The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of 3.61% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is 1.1 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -4.79 percent.

A look at performance overview of SuperValu Inc. depicts that Performance (Week) is 1.28 percent while Performance Month is 8.72%. Quarterly performance shows a value of -11.9% and Half Year Performance value stands at -0.21%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of -29.46 percent. SuperValu Inc. has its YTD performance of -30.09 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).

Insider Trades:

Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 22 Oct 2016 where Chief Operating Officer Besanko (Bruce H) did a transaction type “Sell” in which 1737 shares were traded at a price of $4.5. Another insider trade includes Chief Operating Officer Besanko (Bruce H) who also initiated a transaction in which 25201 shares were traded on 6 Aug 2016 as “Sell”. On 28 Jul 2016 Director Savage (Frank A) traded 44980 shares as “Buy” at $4.88. Director Cohen (Irwin S) Buy 23566 shares on 28 Jul 2016 at the price of $4.88.

Upgrades/Downgrades Report:

The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Deutsche Bank on 14-Jan-16 who Downgrade the stock from Buy to Hold. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 14-Jan-16, Telsey Advisory Group took an action “Downgrade” from Outperform to Market Perform. On 29-Jul-15, the stock was Upgrade to Equal-Weight by Morgan Stanley.