USANA Health Sciences Inc. (USNA): Detailed Summary on Consumer Defensive Stock


USANA Health Sciences Inc. (NYSE:USNA) changes shares on Friday trading session, with a change of -3.71% or -$2.94 shares. The trading starts at $79.39 and closed at $79.19 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $76.16 and day high was $79.67 on Friday, June 19. After the session, the Consumer Defensive sector daily volume shifted to 0.35 million while its average volume is 232.88K. In other hand, the USNA market cap reached to $1.59B. While, its current target price is $76.25 according to WSJ.

Checking out the performance report which defines the increase or decrease of prices for a specific period. For the last 5 trading sessions, its performance is down -3.93% and down -9.50% for month. Its quarterly performance was 59.69% above, while its half year performance is down -1.29%. USNA yearly performance stood at positive 6.42% and fall -2.93% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for USANA Health Sciences Inc. is 2.50.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. USNA EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 4.65. EPS for this year is -14.00%, while for the next year its value is 5.37. Sales growth for the current quarter is 1.64 while its EPS Q/Q reached 22.00%. It has an EPS of 9.50% up for past five years and for the next five years will be up 10.00%.

Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on USNA for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 1 of 2 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 0 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 1 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 0 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 0, 0 rated it sell, 0 rated it as Buy and 0 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $80.00-$100.00. Average target price for USNA was reached at $90.00.

Blackrock Inc., Renaissance Technologies, LLC and Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) are the top three holders in USANA Health Sciences Inc. (USNA) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Blackrock Inc. has 1.94 million shares which valued 112.29 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Renaissance Technologies, LLC owned 1.58 million shares which valued at 91.36 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) has a total of 1.39 million shares which valued at 80.48 million. In the end, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) have 6.63% shares outstanding of USANA Health Sciences Inc. (USNA) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 0.10% and institutional holding shifted to 55.30%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 4.65. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 2 analysts estimated an average EPS of 1.1, while 0.91 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for USNA published in the report was 1.1-1.11 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 0.91 which is lower than 1.23 which was posted for recent quarter EPS.

A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for USNA rise 3.56% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was -5.60% which is showing red signal, while SMA-20 was -7.97%. The moving average value for USANA Health Sciences Inc. (USNA) is 74.54 and 82.97 for 200 and 50 days respectively.

Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in USNA stock. On Jun 01, Guest Kevin, C.E.O., sold 7,637 trading shares at the cost of $85.02, which valued at 0.65 million. On May 29, Peng Feng, Director, sold 658 shares at the cost of $83.66, with total shares of 659. On May 28, Guest Kevin, C.E.O., sold 5,054 shares at the cost of 85.55. After this transaction, Guest Kevin total shares reached to 9,091 which valued at 0.43 million.