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Lowest P/E Ratio in the Food Distributors Industry Detected in Shares of United Natural (UNFI, SPTN, ANDE, SYY, CHEF)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Food Distributors industry with the lowest price to earnings (P/E) ratios. P/E is an important valuation tool when comparing companies in the same industry. A higher P/E ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of net income, so the stock is more expensive compared to one with a lower P/E ratio.

United Natural ranks lowest with a a P/E ratio of 2.57. Following is Spartannash Co with a a P/E ratio of 6.07. Andersons Inc ranks third lowest with a a P/E ratio of 15.47.

Sysco Corp follows with a a P/E ratio of 28.57, and Chefs Warehouse rounds out the bottom five with a a P/E ratio of 71.14.

SmarTrend is tracking the current trend status for United Natural and will alert subscribers who have UNFI in their portfolio or watchlist when shares have changed trend direction.

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