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The Chefs' Warehouse Inc CHEF

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$32.48 −0.68 (2.05%)
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Price vs Fair Value

CHEF is trading at a 34% discount.
Price
$32.62
Fair Value
$40.00
Uncertainty
Very High
1-Star Price
$98.75
5-Star Price
$23.71
Economic Moat
Dnpm
Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$33.16
Day Range
$32.4833.55
52-Week Range
$17.2939.00
Bid/Ask
$13.00 / $38.10
Market Cap
$1.29 Bil
Volume/Avg
160,710 / 373,377

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
26.12
Price/Sales
0.44
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
Dividend Yield (Forward)
Total Yield
0.16%

Company Profile

The Chefs' Warehouse Inc is a specialty food distributor in metropolitan areas across the United States and Canada. The company's product portfolio is primarily comprised of imported and local specialty food products such as cheese, cooking oils, chocolates, dried food, baking products, meats, and other food products. The Chefs' Warehouse operates via one reporting segment called Food Product Distribution. Operations are concentrated on the east, mid and west coasts of the U.S. The company provides service primarily to restaurants, clubs, hotels, caterers, schools, bakeries, casinos and speciality food stores.
Sector
Consumer Defensive
Industry
Food Distribution
Stock Style Box
Small Core
Total Number of Employees
4,873

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
CHEF
HFFG
GHITHA
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
26.128.9642.99
Price/Book Value
2.890.573.16
Price/Sales
0.440.152.21
Price/Cash Flow
11.068.2128.45
Price/Earnings
CHEF
HFFG
GHITHA

Financial Strength

Metric
CHEF
HFFG
GHITHA
Quick Ratio
1.000.441.92
Current Ratio
1.891.252.23
Interest Coverage
2.220.776.74
Quick Ratio
CHEF
HFFG
GHITHA

Profitability

Metric
CHEF
HFFG
GHITHA
Return on Assets (Normalized)
3.24%0.31%2.93%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
12.35%0.66%6.81%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
6.16%2.21%4.42%
Return on Assets
CHEF
HFFG
GHITHA
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