Last $99.78 USD
Change Today -1.67 / -1.65%
Volume 110.6K
As of 8:04 PM 09/19/14 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

unifirst corp/ma (UNF) Snapshot

Open
$101.63
Previous Close
$101.45
Day High
$102.88
Day Low
$99.36
52 Week High
02/21/14 - $117.91
52 Week Low
04/15/14 - $91.59
Market Cap
2.0B
Average Volume 10 Days
59.7K
EPS TTM
$6.07
Shares Outstanding
15.2M
EX-Date
09/8/14
P/E TM
16.4x
Dividend
$0.15
Dividend Yield
0.15%
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unifirst corp/ma (UNF) Details

UniFirst Corporation provides workplace uniforms and protective work wear clothing primarily in the United States, Canada, and Europe. It operates through US Rental and Cleaning; Canadian Rental and Cleaning; Manufacturing; Specialty Garments Rental and Cleaning; and First Aid segments. The company designs, manufactures, personalizes, rents, cleans, delivers, and sells a range of uniforms and protective clothing, including shirts, pants, jackets, coveralls, lab coats, smocks, and aprons; and specialized protective wear, such as flame resistant and high visibility garments. It also rents industrial wiping products, floor mats, facility service products, and dry and wet mops; restroom and cleaning supplies comprising air fresheners, paper products, and hand soaps; and other textile products. In addition, the company provides first aid cabinet services and other safety supplies; decontaminates and cleans work clothes and other items that may have been exposed to radioactive materials; and services special clean room protective wear and facilities. Further, it offers a range of garment service options, including full-service rental programs in which garments are cleaned and serviced; lease programs in which garments are cleaned and maintained by individual employees; and purchase programs to buy garments and related items directly. The company serves automobile service centers and dealers, delivery services, food and general merchandise retailers, food processors and service operations, light manufacturers, maintenance facilities, restaurants, service companies, soft and durable goods wholesalers, transportation companies, government agencies, research and development laboratories, high technology companies, and utilities operating nuclear reactors, as well as others who require employee clothing for image, identification, protection, or utility purposes. UniFirst Corporation was founded in 1936 and is based in Wilmington, Massachusetts.

11,500 Employees
Last Reported Date: 10/30/13
Founded in 1936

unifirst corp/ma (UNF) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $634.4K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $319.6K
Executive Vice President, Treasurer and Direc...
Total Annual Compensation: $390.5K
Senior Vice President of Operations and Chief...
Total Annual Compensation: $300.5K
Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing
Total Annual Compensation: $319.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

unifirst corp/ma (UNF) Key Developments

UniFirst Corporation Declares Quarterly Cash Dividends, Payable on October 1, 2014

The Board of Directors of UniFirst Corporation declared regular quarterly cash dividends of $0.0375 per share (3.75 cents) on the company's common stock and $0.03 per share (3.0 cents) on the company's Class B Common Stock. Both dividends are payable on October 1, 2014, to shareholders of record on September 10, 2014.

UniFirst Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended May 31, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Full Year 2014

UniFirst Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended May 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported revenues of $352,238,000 compared to $335,764,000 a year ago. Income from operations was $49,489,000 compared to $45,797,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $50,114,000 compared to $45,831,000 a year ago. Net income was $30,944,000 or $1.53 diluted per share compared to $28,722,000 or $1.43 diluted per share a year ago. Current quarter profits were also impacted by higher legal and environmental costs compared to a year ago. For the nine months period, the company reported revenues of $1,042,909,000 compared to $1,002,639,000 a year ago. Income from operations was $145,853,000 compared to $138,645,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $147,694,000 compared to $139,472,000 a year ago. Net income was $91,053,000 or $4.52 diluted per share compared to $86,124,000 or $4.29 diluted per share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $132,275,000 compared to $139,500,000 a year ago. Capital expenditures were $74,466,000 compared to $81,087,000 a year ago. The company expects for the full year 2014, revenues will be between $1.382 billion and $1.387 billion. The company also expects full year EPS to be between $5.70 and $5.85 per share. The company continues to expect its full year fiscal 2014 effective income tax rate to be approximately 38.5%. The company continues to expect capital expenditures in fiscal 2014 to be between $90 million and $100 million.

UniFirst Corp. to Report Q3, 2014 Results on Jul 02, 2014

UniFirst Corp. announced that they will report Q3, 2014 results at 9:00 AM, Eastern Standard Time on Jul 02, 2014

 

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