Performance Food Group Company (NYSE: PFGC) 52-Week High Located At $78.54, Forget The Dips, Just Ride The Rips

Performance Food Group Company (NYSE:PFGC) does about 1.01M shares in volume on a normal day but saw 987093 shares change hands in Tuesday’s trading. The company now has a market cap of 10.95B USD. Its current market price is $70.39, marking an increase of 0.93% compared to the previous close of $69.74. The 52 week high reached by this stock is $78.54 whilst the lowest price level in 52 weeks is $52.92.

Performance Food Group Company (PFGC) has a 20-day trading average at $69.15 and the current price is -10.38% off the 52-week high compared with 33.01% distance from its 52-week low. The 50-day simple moving average of the closing price is $72.10 and its 200-day simple moving average is $66.25. If we look at the stock’s price movements over the week, volatility stands at 3.38%, which decreases to 2.13% over 1 month. It is also key to look at other market indicators of price movement for the stock, where we see that the relative strength index (RSI) is at 51.43 to suggest the stock is neutral.

The consensus objective for the share price is $83.71, suggesting that the stock has a potential upside of 15.91% over the period.

The company shares received a number of brokerage firm price updates over the past month, with the latest being on November 21, 2023 when Piper Sandler resumed the stock to “Overweight” and issued a price target of $72. Morgan Stanley downgraded its price target at $74-$66.

Performance Food Group Company (PFGC) stock is up 1.59% over the week and 1.97% over the past month. Its price is 1.79% year-to-date and 16.79% over the past year.

To reach the target analysts have set, the stock logically needs to grow 15.91 percent from here.

The company has a return on investment of 4.90% and return on equity of 11.13%. The price to earnings ratio (P/E ratio) amounts to 26.23 while the forward price to earnings ratio is 14.15. The beta has a value of 1.42. Price to book ratio is 2.75 and price to sales ratio is 0.19.