Supervalu (SVU) Earns Media Impact Rating of 0.44

Marco Green
May 29, 2017

The stock was trading on below-average volume. (SVU), we can see that the stock moved 4.83% for the last five trades. The company reported the earnings of $0.13/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.09/share. Supervalu now has $1.01B valuation.

About 2.63M shares traded. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. SUPERVALU INC. (NYSE:SVU) has declined 12.69% since May 26, 2016 and is downtrending. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 50% are positive.

SVU has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Credit Suisse upgraded SUPERVALU INC. RBC Capital Markets has "Sector Perform" rating and $8 target. (NYSE:SVU) earned "Sector Perform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, January 14. The stock has "Hold" rating by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, April 12. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $5.36 within the next 52-weeks.

07/29/2015 - SuperValu Inc. was upgraded to "equal weight" by analysts at Morgan Stanley. (NYSE:SVU) rating on Monday, January 11. Royal Bank of Canada upgraded Supervalu from a "sector perform" rating to an "outperform" rating and set a $6.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Thursday, March 23rd. The stock of SUPERVALU INC. (NYSE:SVU) rating on Thursday, October 20. Telsey Advisory Group downgraded it to "Market Perform" rating and $6 target in Thursday, January 14 report. Telsey Advisory Group maintained it with "Market Perform" rating and $5.50 target in Friday, September 9 report. Blackrock Fund reported 0.02% of its portfolio in SUPERVALU INC. (NYSE:SVU) on Wednesday, July 29 to "Outperform" rating.

State Bank Of America Corporation De has invested 0% in SUPERVALU INC. The Company's divisions include Wholesale and Retail. It has a 18.31 P/E ratio. The Company offers a range of advertised brand name and private-label products, including grocery (both perishable and nonperishable), general merchandise and home, health and beauty care, and pharmacy, which are sold through Company-operated and licensed Retail stores to shoppers and through its Wholesale segment to independent retail customers. Howe And Rusling Inc holds 0% of its portfolio in SUPERVALU INC. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.23 earnings per share. (SVU) produced 1.79 Billion profit. Earnings per share are calculated by dividing a company's net income by its number of shares outstanding. Its up 0.23, from 0.98 in 2016Q3.

Macquarie Group Ltd. maintained its position in shares of Supervalu Inc. 38 funds opened positions while 77 raised stakes. That suggests something of the likelihood of a short squeeze in shares of SVU.

01/06/2015 - SuperValu Inc. had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald. (NYSE:SVU) by 15.2% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). (NYSE:SVU) for 6.87 million shares. Hightower Lc has 181,888 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. American owns 194,942 shares. The stock of SUPERVALU INC. Next Fincl Gp holds 0% or 115 shares in its portfolio. (NYSE:SVU) for 421,700 shares. Hutchin Hill Lp holds 512,100 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. Cipher Cap L P stated it has 0.45% in SUPERVALU INC. Additionally, SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU) stock price has gone down by -3.93% over the last 20 trading days, and its price is -31.88% below the 52-week high. (NYSE:SVU) or 10,762 shares. Clinton accumulated 52,898 shares. The stock of SUPERVALU INC. Goldman Sachs Gru owns 0.01% invested in SUPERVALU INC.

Since December 2, 2016, it had 0 insider purchases, and 9 sales for $19.62 million activity. A rating of 4 or 5 would indicate a consensus Sell. ALBAN CARLOS sold $2.88M worth of stock. 217.32 million shares or 2.18% less from 222.17 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Shares for $143,031 were sold by HURWICH THOMAS A. 22,451 shares were sold by RICHMOND TIMOTHY J., worth $1.47M. It also reduced Liberty Broadband Corp stake by 35,333 shares and now owns 80,431 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.98 in 2016 Q4. Mason Street Advsrs Limited invested in 0.01% or 58,144 shares. 2,600 were reported by Pinnacle Hldg Limited Liability. Institutional investors own 85.27% of the company's stock. Moreover, Old Republic Intll has 0.94% invested in AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) for 418,200 shares. (NYSE:BEN) plummeted -1.71% to $41.40. Martingale Asset Mgmt Ltd Partnership accumulated 0.02% or 269,813 shares. Graham Mgmt Lp reported 311,300 shares. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi reported 112,635 shares stake.

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