SYSCO Corporation (SYY) : Headinvest added new position in SYSCO Corporation during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 5,221 shares of SYSCO Corporation which is valued at $238,965 , the company said in a statement filed on Apr 21, 2016 with the SEC.SYSCO Corporation makes up approximately 0.09% of Headinvest’s portfolio.
SYSCO Corporation opened for trading at $46.42 and hit $46.68 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $46.41, with a gain of 0.24% or 0.11 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 23,84,832 shares. Company has a market cap of $26,203 M.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Eagle Ridge Investment Management boosted its stake in SYY in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,445 additional shares and now holds a total of 112,039 shares of SYSCO Corporation which is valued at $5,128,025. SYSCO Corporation makes up approx 1.18% of Eagle Ridge Investment Management’s portfolio.Tufton Capital Management reduced its stake in SYY by selling 831 shares or 0.73% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 112,716 shares of SYY which is valued at $5,277,363. SYSCO Corporation makes up approx 1.31% of Tufton Capital Management’s portfolio.Central Trust Co reduced its stake in SYY by selling 1,131 shares or 4.75% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 22,698 shares of SYY which is valued at $1,062,720. SYSCO Corporation makes up approx 0.08% of Central Trust Co’s portfolio.Vigilant Capital Management boosted its stake in SYY in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 39,118 additional shares and now holds a total of 40,713 shares of SYSCO Corporation which is valued at $1,901,704. SYSCO Corporation makes up approx 0.38% of Vigilant Capital Management’s portfolio.
On the company’s financial health, SYSCO Corporation reported $0.48 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.07 according to the earnings call on Feb 1, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.41. The company had revenue of $12153.63 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $12123.58 million. The company’s revenue was up .6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.41 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on SYSCO Corporation. Argus Upgraded SYSCO Corporation on Feb 5, 2016 to ” Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $50.SYSCO Corporation was Downgraded by Morgan Stanley to ” Underweight” on Feb 2, 2016.
Sysco Corporation (Sysco) along with its subsidiaries and divisions is a North American distributor of food and related products primarily to the foodservice or food-away-from-home industry. The Company provides products and related services to approximately 425000 customers including restaurants healthcare and educational facilities lodging establishments and other foodservice customers. Sysco provides food and related products to the foodservice or food-away-from-home industry. The Company has aggregated its operating companies into a number of segments of which only Broadline and SYGMA are the main segments. Broadline operating companies distribute a line of food products and a variety of non-food products to their customers. SYGMA operating companies distribute a line of food products and a variety of non-food products to chain restaurant customer locations. The Companys other segments include its specialty produce custom-cut meat and lodging industry products segments.