Usana Health Sciences Inc (NYSE:USNA) Institutional Investors Quarterly Sentiment

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Sentiment for Usana Health Sciences Inc (NYSE:USNA)

Usana Health Sciences Inc (NYSE:USNA) institutional sentiment decreased to 0.83 in 2019 Q2. Its down -0.52, from 1.35 in 2019Q1. The ratio worsened, as 78 funds started new and increased stock positions, while 94 cut down and sold their positions in Usana Health Sciences Inc. The funds in our partner’s database now possess: 13.58 million shares, up from 13.39 million shares in 2019Q1. Also, the number of funds holding Usana Health Sciences Inc in their top 10 stock positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 36 Reduced: 58 Increased: 44 New Position: 34.

USANA Health Sciences, Inc. develops, makes, and sells science nutritional and personal care products primarily to reduce the risk of chronic degenerative disease. The company has market cap of $1.56 billion. The firm offers USANA Nutritionals Essentials product line, which includes vitamin and mineral supplements that provide a foundation of total body nutrition for various age groups; optimizers comprising targeted supplements that are designed to meet cardiovascular, skeletal/structural, and digestive health needs; and foods that include low-glycemic meal replacement shakes, snack bars, and other related products, which provide macro-nutrition. It has a 16.54 P/E ratio. It also provides Sensé—beautiful science products, such as personal care products that support healthy skin and hair through topical nourishment, moisturization, and protection; and other products for prenatal, infant, and young child age groups.

The stock decreased 0.35% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $71.85. About 81,924 shares traded. USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (NYSE:USNA) has declined 48.43% since November 18, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 48.43% the S&P500.

Analysts await USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (NYSE:USNA) to report earnings on February, 4. They expect $0.98 earnings per share, down 25.76 % or $0.34 from last year’s $1.32 per share. USNA’s profit will be $21.21 million for 18.33 P/E if the $0.98 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.09 actual earnings per share reported by USANA Health Sciences, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -10.09 % negative EPS growth.

Matarin Capital Management Llc holds 0.86% of its portfolio in USANA Health Sciences, Inc. for 151,772 shares. Clark Estates Inc Ny owns 37,500 shares or 0.48% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Bogle Investment Management L P De has 0.39% invested in the company for 61,947 shares. The United Kingdom-based Merian Global Investors (Uk) Ltd has invested 0.32% in the stock. Acadian Asset Management Llc, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 814,104 shares.

USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (NYSE:USNA) Ratings Coverage

Ratings analysis reveals 0 of USANA Health Sciences’s analysts are positive. Out of 2 Wall Street analysts rating USANA Health Sciences, 0 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 2 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $6500 while the high is $10800. The stock’s average target of $82.67 is 15.06% above today’s ($71.85) share price. USNA was included in 4 notes of analysts from July 3, 2019. Lane Research maintained it with “Hold” rating and $75 target in Wednesday, October 23 report.

More notable recent USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (NYSE:USNA) news were published by: Finance.Yahoo.com which released: “Hedge Funds Have Never Been This Bullish On USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (USNA) – Yahoo Finance” on May 02, 2019, also Businesswire.com with their article: “USANA Health Sciences Provides Preliminary First Quarter Net Sales and Updates Fiscal Year 2019 Outlook – Business Wire” published on April 02, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “New Strong Buy Stocks for November 13th – Nasdaq” on November 13, 2019. More interesting news about USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (NYSE:USNA) were released by: Finance.Yahoo.com and their article: “Did Hedge Funds Drop The Ball On Amkor Technology, Inc. (AMKR)? – Yahoo Finance” published on October 25, 2019 as well as Finance.Yahoo.com‘s news article titled: “Have Insiders Been Selling USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (NYSE:USNA) Shares This Year? – Yahoo Finance” with publication date: June 01, 2019.

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