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107.85
+1.69
+1.59%
After Hours :
107.85
0.00
0.00%

Open

106.56

Previous Close

106.16

Volume (Avg)

66.15k (60.70k)

Day's Range

106.56-108.34

52Wk Range

91.59-117.91

Market Cap.

2.16B

Dividend Rate (Yield )

0.15 (0.14%)

Beta

0.99

Shares Outstanding

15.18M

P/E Ratio (EPS)

17.67 (6.11)

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Fundamentals
  • Key statistics
  • Growth
  • Profitability
  • Financial health
  • Price ratios
  • Trading statistics
  • Management effectiveness
Industry Apparel Manufacturing
Highlights
Analyst Recommendation: Hold
    • Revenue

    • 1.36B

    • Net Income

    • 116.68M

    • Market Cap.

    • 2.16B

    • Enterprise Value

    • -

    • Net Profit Margin %

    • 8.71

    • PEG (Price/Earnings Growth) Ratio

    • 1.52

    • Beta

    • 0.99

    • Forward P/E

    • 17.99

    • Price/Sales

    • 1.54

    • Price/Book Value

    • 1.95

    • Price/Cash flow

    • 10.52

      • EBITDA

      • 258.87M

      • Return on Capital %

      • 9.02

      • Return on Equity %

      • 11.64

      • Return on Assets %

      • 9.02

      • Book Value/Share

      • 55.23

      • Shares Outstanding

      • 15.18M

      • Last Split Factor (Date)

      • -

      • Last Dividend (Ex-Date)

      • 0.04 (9/8/2014)

      • Dividend Declaration Date

      • 7/8/2014

      Analyst Recommendation
      10/21/2014
      Hold
        • 1 Year Price Target

        • -

        • Credit Rating

        • -

        • Analysts

        • 2

        • EPS Estimate

        • 5.80

        • Cashflow Estimate

        • -

        Morningstar Consensus estimate data
        • Growth Rate (%)

        • Company

        • Industry

          • Sales (Revenue)

            Q/Q (last year)

          • 4.90

          • 10.70

          • Net Income

            YTD/YTD (last year)

          • 22.80

          • 14.17

          • Net Income

            Q/Q (last year)

          • 7.70

          • 22.70

          • Sales (Revenue)

            5-Year Annual Average

          • 5.79

          • 18.74

          • Net Income

            5-Year Annual Average

          • 13.90

          • 10.87

          • Dividends

            5-Year Annual Average

          • 0.00

          • 20.73

          • Profit Margins (%)

          • Company

          • Industry

            • Gross Margin

            • 38.50

            • 49.66

            • Pre-Tax Margin

            • 14.03

            • 13.45

            • Net Profit Margin

            • 8.71

            • 9.97

            • Average Gross Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 38.30

            • 48.81

            • Average Pre-Tax Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 12.20

            • 11.12

            • Average Net Profit Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 7.60

            • 44.49B

            • Financial Ratios

            • Company

            • Industry

              • Debt/Equity Ratio

              • 0.00

              • 0.34

              • Current Ratio

              • 3.41

              • 2.45

              • Quick Ratio

              • 1.97

              • 1.14

              • Interest Coverage

              • 228.71

              • 16.75

              • Leverage Ratio

              • 1.23

              • 1.85

              • Book Value/Share

              • 55.23

              • 12.06

              • Price Ratios

              • Company

              • Industry

                • Current P/E Ratio

                • 17.67

                • 29.33

                • P/E Ratio 5-Year High

                • 19.31

                • 514.60

                • P/E Ratio 5-Year Low

                • 6.25

                • 109.66

                • Price/Sales Ratio

                • 1.54

                • 2.07

                • Price/Book Value

                • 1.95

                • 4.39

                • Price/Cash Flow Ratio

                • 10.52

                • 21.32

                • Key Metrics

                • Company

                  • Shares Short

                    as of -

                  • -

                  • Short Ratio

                    as of -

                  • -

                  • Short % of Float

                    as of -

                  • -

                  • Shares Short

                    prior month

                  • -

                  • Trailing Annual Dividend Yield

                  • -

                  • 5 Year Average Dividend Yield

                  • -

                  • Key Metrics

                  • Company

                    • Payout Ratio

                    • 1.84

                    • Dividend Date

                    • 7/8/2014

                    • Ex-Dividend Date

                    • 9/8/2014

                    • Last Split Factor

                      new per old

                    • -

                    • Last Split Date

                    • -

                    • Key Metrics

                    • Company

                    • Industry

                      • Return on Equity %

                        (5-Year Average)

                      • 11.64

                        (11.60)

                      • 21.15

                        (17.18)

                      • Return on Assets %

                        (5-Year Average)

                      • 9.02

                        (7.70)

                      • 11.23

                        (9.33)

                      • Return on Capital %

                        (5-Year Average)

                      • 11.06

                        (9.10)

                      • 15.27

                        (12.79)

                      • Income/Employee

                      • 10.58k

                      • 14.49k

                      • Inventory Turnover

                      • 12.06

                      • 3.03

                      • Asset Turnover

                      • 1.04

                      • 1.13

                      Current Historical
                      Financials
                      • Income Statement
                      • Balance Sheet
                      • Cash Flow
                      Operating Income
                      186.20M
                      Operating Margin
                      13.74
                      Total Equity
                      -
                      Retained Earnings
                      -
                      Free Cashflow
                      -
                      Price/Cashflow
                      10.52
                      Ownership

                      Institutional Ownership

                      74.37%

                      Top 10 Institutions

                      38.09%

                      Mutual Fund Ownership

                      43.52%

                      Float

                      83.23%

                      5% / Insider Ownership

                      13.70%

                      Corporate insiders or major stockholders reporting trading activity in the stock.

                      Top Mutual Fund Owners

                      Top Institutional Owners

                      Mutual Fund Name

                      Institution Name

                      • Mutual Fund Name

                      • Shares Held

                      • % Change

                      • % Outstanding

                      • Royce Special Equity Fund

                      •  

                        1,542,278

                      • 0.00

                      • 7.70

                      • Neuberger Berman Genesis Fund

                      •  

                        492,150

                      • 4.50

                      • 2.46

                      • AllianzGI NFJ Small-Cap Value Fund

                      •  

                        440,230

                      • 0.00

                      • 2.20

                      • iShares Core S&P Small-Cap (AU)

                      •  

                        316,063

                      • 0.20

                      • 1.73

                      • Vanguard Small Cap Index

                      •  

                        263,976

                      • -0.37

                      • 1.32

                      • Vanguard Total Stock Mkt Idx

                      •  

                        254,748

                      • 0.00

                      • 1.27

                      • Fidelity Advisor® Small Cap Fund

                      •  

                        250,000

                      • 0.00

                      • 1.25

                      • Met Invt Ser Third Ave Sm Cp Val Port

                      •  

                        245,765

                      • -9.80

                      • 1.23

                      • iShares Russell 2000 (AU)

                      •  

                        219,080

                      • -1.46

                      • 1.20

                      • Royce Total Return Fund

                      •  

                        156,104

                      • -0.51

                      • 0.78

                      • Institution Name

                      • Shares Held

                      • % Change

                      • % Outstanding

                      • Royce & Associates, LLC

                      •  

                        2,280,800

                      • +0.24%

                      • 11.38

                      • Vanguard Group, Inc.

                      •  

                        983,300

                      • +6.30%

                      • 4.91

                      • BlackRock Fund Advisors

                      •  

                        774,079

                      • -5.98%

                      • 3.86

                      • Dimensional Fund Advisors, Inc.

                      •  

                        661,199

                      • -1.03%

                      • 3.30

                      • Neuberger Berman LLC

                      •  

                        637,625

                      • +4.13%

                      • 3.18

                      • NFJ Investment Group LLC

                      •  

                        538,656

                      • -0.68%

                      • 2.69

                      • Boston Trust & Investment Management Co.

                      •  

                        484,881

                      • +12.03%

                      • 2.42

                      • Columbia Mangmt Investment Advisers, LLC

                      •  

                        450,249

                      • +5.35%

                      • 2.25

                      • River Road Asset Management, LLC

                      •  

                        411,750

                      • +21.32%

                      • 2.05

                      • Newsouth Capital Management Inc

                      •  

                        411,081

                      • -1.16%

                      • 2.05

                      Company Profile

                      Sector

                      Consumer Cyclical

                      Industry

                      Apparel Manufacturing

                      Type

                      Cyclical

                      Style

                      Small Core

                      UniFirst Corp a corporation organized under the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in 1950. The Company together with its subsidiaries is a provider of workplace uniforms and protective work wear clothing in the United States....more It design, manufacture, personalize, rent, clean, deliver, and sell a various uniforms and protective clothing, including shirts, pants, jackets, coveralls, lab coats, smocks, aprons and specialized protective wear, such as flame resistant and high visibility garments. It also rent industrial wiping products, floor mats, facility service products, restroom and cleaning supplies, and other non-garment items, and provide first aid cabinet services and other safety supplies, to a variety of manufacturers, retailers and service companies. It serves businesses of all sizes i...moren numerous industry categories. Its operating segments include US and Canadian Rental and Cleaning, Manufacturing (MFG), Specialty Garments Rental and Cleaning (Specialty Garments), First Aid and Corporate. The US and Canadian Rental and Cleaning reporting segment purchases, rents, cleans, delivers and sells, uniforms and protective clothing and non-garment items in the United States and Canada. The Corporate operating segment consists of costs associated with its distribution center, sales and marketing, information systems, engineering, materials management, manufacturing planning, finance, budgeting, human resources, other general and administrative costs and interest expense. The MFG operating segment designs and manufactures uniforms and non-garment items solely for the purpose of providing these goods to the US and Canadian Rental and Cleaning reporting segment. The Specialty Garments operating segment purchases, rents, cleans, delivers and sells, specialty garments and non-garment items mainly for nuclear and cleanroom applications. The First Aid operating segment sells first aid cabinet services and other safety supplies. It provides its customers with personalized workplace uniforms and protective work clothing in a broad range of styles, colors, sizes and fabrics. The Company’s uniform products include shirts, pants, jackets, coveralls, lab coats, smocks, aprons and specialized protective wear, such as flame resistant and high visibility garments. The Company’s typical customers include automobile service centers and dealers, delivery services, food and general merchandise retailers, food processors and service operations, light manufacturers, maintenance facilities, restaurants, service companies, soft and durable goods wholesalers, transportation companies, and others who require employee clothing for image, identification, protection or utility purposes. Marketing contact is made through print advertising, direct mail, publicity, trade shows, catalogs, telemarketing, multiple web sites and direct field sales representation. The Company’s competitors include Cintas Corporation, Aramark Corporation and G&K Services, Inc. It is subject to various federal, state and local laws and regulations governing, among other things, the generation, handling, storage, transportation, treatment and disposal of hazardous wastes and other substances.lessless

                      Key People

                      Mr. Ronald D. Croatti

                      CEO/Chairman of the Board/President/Director

                      Mr. Steven S. Sintros

                      CFO/Chief Accounting Officer/Vice President

                      Ms. Cynthia Croatti

                      Executive VP/Director/Treasurer

                      Mr. David M. Katz

                      Vice President, Divisional

                      Donald J. Evans

                      Director

                      • UniFirst Corp

                      • 68 Jonspin Road

                      • Wilmington, MA 01887

                      • USA.Map

                      • Phone: +1 978 658-8888

                      • Fax: -

                      • unifirst.com

                      Incorporated

                      1950

                      Employees

                      11,500

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