On May 16, 2018 US Foods (USFD) Was Upgraded To “Overweight” From “Equal-Weight”.

May 16, 2018 - By Rebecca Betts

Morgan Stanley Improved US Foods (USFD)’s Stock Rating to “Overweight”.

On Tuesday morning Morgan Stanley changed the $7.57 billion market cap company’s rating. equity analysts has upgraded it to “Overweight” from “Equal-Weight”.

US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) Ratings Coverage

A total of 11 analysts rate US Foods Holding (USFD) as follows: 7 “Buy”, 4 “Hold” and 0 “Sell”. Тherefore 64% are bullish. (USFD) has 16 ratings reports on May 16, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence. On Tuesday, January 16 the rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital to “Equal-Weight”. The company rating was downgraded by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, May 1. On Friday, March 16 the stock of US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) earned “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley. On Friday, March 16 the stock has “Buy” rating by Wells Fargo. On Tuesday, January 23 the stock of US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) earned “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets. On Thursday, February 15 BMO Capital Markets maintained US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) with “Hold” rating. On Friday, March 16 Loop Capital maintained US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) with “Hold” rating. The company rating was maintained by Guggenheim on Sunday, January 28. On Friday, March 23 the company was maintained by JP Morgan. On Tuesday, May 15 the stock of US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) earned “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley.

USFD is reaching $35.03 during the last trading session, after increased 0.20%.US Foods Holding Corp. has volume of 400,352 shares. Since May 16, 2017 USFD has risen 21.63% and is uptrending. USFD outperformed by 10.08% the S&P500.

US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) is awaited to announce earnings on August, 8., according to RTT. Analysts predict 58.33 % diference or $0.57 from the $0.36 EPS from 2017. USFD’s profit could be $123.11 million with 15.36 P/E in case $0.57 earnings per share is reported. After $0.31 EPS report last quarter, Wall Street now sees 83.87 % EPS growth of US Foods Holding Corp..

US Foods Holding Corp., through its subsidiary, US Foods, Inc., markets and distributes fresh, frozen, and dry food and non-food products to foodservice clients in the United States.The company has $7.57 billion market cap. The Company’s clients 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.17.78 is the P/E ratio. The firm was formerly known as USF Holding Corp. and changed its name to US Foods Holding Corp. in February 2016.

More recent US Foods Holding Corp. (NYSE:USFD) news were released by Benzinga.com, Seekingalpha.com and Benzinga.com. The first one has “Why Morgan Stanley Is Bullish On US Foods” as a title and was released on May 15, 2018. The next is “US Foods Holding’s (USFD) CEO Pietro Satriano on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on May 13, 2018. And last was released on May 15, 2018, called “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For May 15, 2018”.

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