The consensus among analysts is that Performance Food Group Company (PFGC) is an Overweight stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 2.1. None of the analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while none rate it as Overweight. 3 out of 7 have rated it as a Hold, with 4 advising it as a Buy. None have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is -$0.17.

Performance Food Group Company (NYSE:PFGC) trade information

Sporting 4.56% in the green today, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Tuesday, Jun 23 when the PFGC stock price touched $29.91- or saw a rise of 2.54%. Year-to-date, Performance Food Group Company shares have moved -43.38%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change 12.77%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of Performance Food Group Company (NYSE:PFGC) have changed 9.38%. Short interest in the company has seen 2.78 Million shares shorted with days to cover at 1.27.

Performance Food Group Company (PFGC) estimates and forecasts

Figures show that Performance Food Group Company shares have underperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have lost -43.01% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of -7.03%, compared to 16.8% for the industry. Other than that, the company has, however, lowered its growth outlook for the 2020 fiscal year revenue. Growth estimates for the current quarter are -124.3% and -107% for the next quarter. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be +25.2%.

5 analysts offering their estimates for the company have set an average revenue estimate of $5.26 Billion for the current quarter. 5 have an estimated revenue figure of $6.33 Billion for the next quarter concluding in September 01, 2020. Year-ago sales stood $5.9 Billion and $6.08 Billion respectively for this quarter and the next, and analysts expect sales will grow by -10.8% for the current quarter and 4.1% for the next.

If we evaluate the company’s growth over the last 5-year and for the next 5-year period, we find that annual earnings growth was +55% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2020 is a modest -11.2% while over the next 5 years, the company’s earnings are expected to increase by -3.8%.

Performance Food Group Company (NYSE:PFGC)’s Major holders

Insiders own 2.23% of the company shares, while shares held by institutions stand at 88.92% with a share float percentage of 90.94%. Investors are also buoyed by the number of investors in a company, with Performance Food Group Company having a total of 366 institutions that hold shares in the company. The top two institutional holders are Wellington Management Company, LLP with over 16.15 Million shares worth more than $399.17 Million. As of March 30, 2020, Wellington Management Company, LLP held 12.19% of shares outstanding.

The other major institutional holder is FMR, LLC, with the holding of over 13.32 Million shares as of March 30, 2020. The firm’s total holdings are worth over $329.24 Million and represent 10.05% of shares outstanding.

Also the top two Mutual Funds that are holding company’s shares are JP Morgan Small Cap Equity Fund and Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund. As of March 30, 2020, the former fund manager holds about 2.61% shares in the company for having 3454395 shares of worth $85.39 Million while later fund manager owns 3.44 Million shares of worth $85.09 Million as of March 30, 2020, which makes it owner of about 2.6% of company’s outstanding stock.