Colony Group LLC grew its stake in shares of US Foods Holding Corp (NYSE:USFD) by 0.5% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 350,689 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,876 shares during the quarter. Colony Group LLC’s holdings in US Foods were worth $13,263,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Meeder Asset Management Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of US Foods by 181.3% in the first quarter. Meeder Asset Management Inc. now owns 3,333 shares of the company’s stock worth $109,000 after buying an additional 2,148 shares during the last quarter. Amalgamated Bank boosted its holdings in shares of US Foods by 5.6% in the second quarter. Amalgamated Bank now owns 41,464 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,568,000 after buying an additional 2,205 shares during the last quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank boosted its holdings in shares of US Foods by 6.6% in the first quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 36,510 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,196,000 after buying an additional 2,245 shares during the last quarter. New York State Teachers Retirement System boosted its holdings in shares of US Foods by 17.9% in the first quarter. New York State Teachers Retirement System now owns 18,400 shares of the company’s stock worth $603,000 after buying an additional 2,800 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Swiss National Bank boosted its holdings in shares of US Foods by 0.8% in the second quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 376,055 shares of the company’s stock worth $14,222,000 after buying an additional 2,800 shares during the last quarter.

USFD has been the topic of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of US Foods from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 17th. Morgan Stanley dropped their price objective on shares of US Foods from $43.00 to $41.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, July 31st. Jefferies Financial Group initiated coverage on shares of US Foods in a report on Friday, June 8th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $45.00 price objective on the stock. Citigroup dropped their price objective on shares of US Foods from $45.00 to $39.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, August 17th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $35.00 price objective on shares of US Foods in a report on Tuesday, July 31st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $38.50.

NYSE USFD opened at $31.89 on Wednesday. US Foods Holding Corp has a 12 month low of $25.43 and a 12 month high of $40.92. The company has a market cap of $6.84 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 35.04, a PEG ratio of 0.64 and a beta of 0.09. The company has a current ratio of 1.39, a quick ratio of 0.81 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.16.

US Foods (NYSE:USFD) last released its earnings results on Monday, July 30th. The company reported $0.57 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.58 by ($0.01). US Foods had a return on equity of 12.66% and a net margin of 2.25%. The firm had revenue of $6.16 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.32 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.37 EPS. US Foods’s revenue was up .0% on a year-over-year basis. analysts expect that US Foods Holding Corp will post 1.97 earnings per share for the current year.

About US Foods

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. Its 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.

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