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UniFirst Corp UNF Stock Quote

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NYSE: UNF

Last close prices updated as of Jan 27, 2023, 6:30 PM EST | USD | BATS BZX Real-Time Price
  • Last Close 197.05
  • Sector Industrials
  • Industry Specialty Business Services
  • Investment Style Small Blend
  • Day Range 195.10  –  198.33
  • Year Range 154.72  –  204.25
  • Market Cap 3.6718 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 40,842.0 /  86,353.6
  • Price / Sales 1.81
  • Price / Book 1.90
  • Forward Div Yield 0.66%
  • Trailing Div Yield 0.62%

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Key Statistics UNF

Company Profile UNF

Business Description

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.

Contact
68 Jonspin Road
Wilmington, MA, 01887
Industry Specialty Business Services
Employees 14,000

FAQs for UniFirst Corp Stock

Yes. UNF has a forward dividend yield of 0.66%. See UNF’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
Dividend yield allows investors, particularly those interested in dividend-paying stocks, to compare the relationship between a stock’s price and how it rewards stockholders through dividends. The formula for calculating dividend yield is to divide the annual dividend paid per share by the stock price.

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UNF’s market cap is 3.67 Bil.
Market capitalization is calculated by taking a company’s share price and multiplying it by the total number of shares. It’s often used to measure a company’s size. In the Morningstar Style Box, large-cap names account for the largest 70% of U.S. stocks, mid-cap names account for the largest 70–90%, and small-cap names are the remaining 10% of companies.

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UNF’s stock style is Small Core.
Style is an investment factor that has a meaningful impact on investment risk and returns. Style is calculated by combining value and growth scores, which are first individually calculated.

High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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UNF’s price/sales is 1.81.
Price/sales represents the amount an investor is willing to pay for a dollar generated from a particular company’s sales or revenues.

UNF’s price/forward earnings is 23.87.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.

UNF’s price/book is 1.90.
Price/book ratio can tell investors approximately how much they’re paying for a company’s assets, based on historical, rather than current, valuations. Historical valuations generally do not reflect a company’s current market value. Value investors frequently look for companies that have low price/book ratios.

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UNF’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
A stock’s beta measures how closely tied its price movements have been to the performance of the overall market.

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