Unifirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) Sellers Declined Their Shorts By 28.01%

June 27, 2018 - By Jeanette Garcia

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Big Money Sentiment increased to 1.64 in Q1 2018. It has change of 0.50, from 2017Q4’s 1.14. The ratio increased due to UniFirst Corporation positioning: 8 sold and 53 reduced. 36 funds acquired stakes and 64 increased stakes. Investors holded 14.40 million in 2017Q4 but now own 14.29 million shares or 0.78% less.
Us National Bank De accumulated 486 shs or 0% of the stock. Fil reported 11,620 shs. Cambridge reported 0.01% of its capital in UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF). Louisiana-based Louisiana State Employees Retirement Sys has invested 0.05% in UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF). Vanguard Grp, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 1.47 million shs. Stratos Wealth stated it has 0% in UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF). Blackrock Inc owns 1.98 million shs or 0.02% of their US capital. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans invested 0.01% of its capital in UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF). Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) Ltd accumulated 730 shs. Parkside Bancshares & invested 0% in UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF). The California-based Schwab Charles Mgmt Inc has invested 0.01% in UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF). Fifth Third Comml Bank invested in 0% or 370 shs. Third Avenue Limited Liability Corp holds 29,910 shs or 0.25% of its capital. Hotchkis And Wiley Capital Mngmt Lc has invested 0% of its capital in UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF). Timessquare Management Lc invested in 287,375 shs or 0.32% of the stock.

UniFirst Corporation registered $1.44 million net activity with 0 insider purchases and 13 insider sales since January 5, 2018. $148,950 worth of UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) shs were sold by DIFILLIPPO DAVID A. 919 UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) shs with value of $167,028 were sold by Sintros Steven S. Katz David Martin sold $155,515 worth of UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) on Tuesday, February 20. Croatti Michael A sold $178,744 worth of UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) or 1,152 shs on Friday, February 16.

Unifirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) registered a decrease of 28.01% in shorted shares. In June was issued UNF’s total 125,700 shorted shares by FINRA. The 174,600 previous shares are down with 28.01%. 3 days will cost UNF with 48,000 average volume to restore its former position. Float short on Unifirst Corporation is 0.83%.

UNF hit $180.3 during the last trading session after $1.25 change.UniFirst Corporation has volume of 35,440 shares. Since June 27, 2017 UNF has risen 25.23% and is uptrending. The stock outperformed the S&P 500 by 12.66%.

UniFirst Corporation provides workplace uniforms and protective work wear clothing in the United States, Canada, and Europe.The firm is worth $3.45 billion. It operates through US Rental and Cleaning, Canadian Rental and Cleaning, Manufacturing, Specialty Garments Rental and Cleaning, and First Aid divisions.The P/E ratio is 32.78. The firm designs, makes, personalizes, rents, cleans, delivers, and sells a range of uniforms and protective clothing, including shirts, pants, jackets, coveralls, lab coats, smocks, and aprons; and specialized protective wear, such as flame resistant and high visibility garments.

UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) Ratings Coverage

In total 2 analysts cover UniFirst (NYSE:UNF). “Buy” rating has 1, “Sell” are 0, while 1 are “Hold”. (NYSE:UNF) has 50% bullish analysts. 3 are the (NYSE:UNF)’s ratings reports on Jun 27, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. On Wednesday, March 28 the company was maintained by Robert W. Baird. On Wednesday, January 3 the rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Buy”.

More recent UniFirst Corporation (NYSE:UNF) news were published by Benzinga.com, Globenewswire.com and Benzinga.com. The first one has “Earnings Scheduled For June 27, 2018” as a title and was published on June 27, 2018. The next is “UniFirst Announces 2018 Aldo Croatti and Ronald D. Croatti Scholarship Recipients” on June 25, 2018. And last was published on June 27, 2018, called “8 Stocks To Watch For June 27, 2018”.

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