SuperValu Inc. s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has dropped -14.66% in the past 12 Weeks but analyzing the 6 month chart of the stock, the price of the stock has managed to drop negative and it has dropped down to -26.12% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is down -5.94% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks since the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of SuperValu Inc. has a negative value of -18.92 compared to overall market performance. Stocks of SuperValu Inc. (NYSE:SVU) rallied by 3.66% during the past week but lost 6.6% on a 4-week basis. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 2.83% in the past week but underperformed the index by 8.28% in the last 4 weeks.
SuperValu Inc. (NYSE:SVU) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in SuperValu Inc. (NYSE:SVU) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $3.91 and hit $4 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $3.96, with a gain of 1.02% or 0.04 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 3,560,475 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $6.17 and the company has a market cap of $1,060 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $3.64 .
SUPERVALU Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 11, 2017. The company reported $0.05 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.09. Analyst had a consensus of $0.14. The company had revenue of $3003.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3764.60 million. The companys revenue was down -1.4 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.08 EPS.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 27, 2015, Wayne C Sales (director) sold 533,682 shares at 7.05 per share price.On Nov 10, 2015, Luzuriaga Francesca Ruiz De (director) purchased 5,000 shares at 6.41 per share price.On Jan 9, 2015, Partners Llc Jana (10% owner) sold 4,667,412 shares at 9.32 per share price.
SUPERVALU is one of the nations largest supermarket retailer and largest food distributor. The company conducts its retail operations under three principal store formats: price uperstores, under such retail banners as Cub Foods, Shop `n Save, Shoppers Food Warehouse, Metro and biggs. Also, the company sells food and non-food products at wholesale throughout the United States to retail food stores, mass merchants and through other logistics arrangements. The companys plans include growing its retail operations through new store development and acquisitions.