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UniFirst Corp UNF

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$169.42 −0.63 (0.37%)
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Price vs Fair Value

UNF is trading at a 5% discount.
Price
$169.80
Fair Value
$919.42
Uncertainty
High
1-Star Price
$911.45
5-Star Price
$517.36
Economic Moat
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Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$170.05
Day Range
$168.88170.48
52-Week Range
$150.50199.11
Bid/Ask
$68.11 / $191.58
Market Cap
$3.17 Bil
Volume/Avg
40,015 / 85,083

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
22.92
Price/Sales
1.39
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
0.74%
Dividend Yield (Forward)
0.78%
Total Yield
0.75%

Company Profile

UniFirst Corp provides workplace uniforms, protective clothing, and other workplace products and services to businesses in the United States, Canada, and Europe. The U.S. and Canadian Rental and Cleaning segment that accounts for the majority of the company engages in sales rents and sells clothing and non-garment items, and offers a cleaning service that delivers clean uniforms when it picks up dirty or contaminated ones. Manufacturing segment designs and manufactures uniforms and non-garment items. Specialty garments rental and cleaning segment provides specialty garments, non-garments, and cleaning services for nuclear and classroom applications. The First Aid segment provides safety supplies and pill packaging. The Corporate segment consists of various associated costs.
Sector
Industrials
Industry
Specialty Business Services
Stock Style Box
Small Core
Total Number of Employees
16,000

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
UNF
CTAS
DLTH
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
22.9245.66199.65
Price/Book Value
1.5515.970.73
Price/Sales
1.397.080.24
Price/Cash Flow
11.5533.237.00
Price/Earnings
UNF
CTAS
DLTH

Financial Strength

Metric
UNF
CTAS
DLTH
Quick Ratio
1.501.000.10
Current Ratio
3.322.241.44
Interest Coverage
18.14−1.83
Quick Ratio
UNF
CTAS
DLTH

Profitability

Metric
UNF
CTAS
DLTH
Return on Assets (Normalized)
4.75%17.62%−0.89%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
6.03%39.86%−2.05%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
5.61%24.03%−0.34%
Return on Assets
UNF
CTAS
DLTH
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