Universal Electronics Inc. (NASDAQ:UEIC)’s traded shares stood at 3.12 million during the last session, with the company’s beta value hitting 1.30. At the close of trading, the stock’s price was $9.57, to imply a decrease of -2.15% or -$0.21 in intraday trading. The UEIC share’s 52-week high remains $34.39, putting it -259.35% down since that peak but still an impressive 8.46% since price per share fell to its 52-week low of $8.76. The company has a valuation of $125.46M, with an average of 0.74 million shares in intraday trading volume over the past 10 days and average of 129.22K shares over the past 3 months.
Universal Electronics Inc. (NASDAQ:UEIC) trade information
After registering a -2.15% downside in the last session, Universal Electronics Inc. (UEIC) has traded red over the past five days. The stock hit a weekly high of 10.46 this Friday, 03/17/23, dropping -2.15% in its intraday price action. The 5-day price performance for the stock is 0.10%, and -60.73% over 30 days. With these gigs, the year-to-date price performance is -54.01%. Short interest in Universal Electronics Inc. (NASDAQ:UEIC) saw shorts transact 0.11 million shares and set a 2.64 days time to cover.
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Universal Electronics Inc. (UEIC) estimates and forecasts
Looking at statistics comparing Universal Electronics Inc. share performance against respective industry, we note that the company has underperformed competitors. Universal Electronics Inc. (UEIC) shares are -51.00% down over the last 6 months, with its year-to-date growth rate lower than industry average at -78.52% against 4.30%. Revenue is forecast to grow 14.70% this quarter before falling -4.30% for the next one. The rating firms project that company’s revenue will shrink -8.40% compared to the previous financial year.
Revenue forecast for the current quarter as set by 4 analysts is $130.59 million. Meanwhile, for the quarter ending Mar 2023, a total of 3 analyst(s) estimate revenue growth to $132.87 million.Earnings reports from the last fiscal year show that sales brought in $143.86 million and $132.41 million respectively in the corresponding quarters. In this case, analysts estimate current quarter sales to fall -9.20% before jumping 0.30% in the following quarter.
An assessment of the company’s 5-year growth patterns shows that annual earnings shrunk an estimated -40.80% for the past 5-year period. While 2023 is set for a -91.70% return in earnings, projections for the next 5 years are at 15.00% annually.
Universal Electronics Inc. has its next earnings report out between May 03 and May 08. However, it is important to take into account that this dividend yield ratio is just an indicator to only serve the purpose of guidance. Investors interested to invest in the stock should ponder company’s other fundamental and operations related aspects too. Universal Electronics Inc. has a forward dividend ratio of 0, with the share yield ticking at 0.00% to continue the rising pattern observed over the past year. The company’s average dividend yield trailing the past 5-year period is 0.00%.
Universal Electronics Inc. (NASDAQ:UEIC)’s Major holders
Universal Electronics Inc. insiders hold 4.97% of total outstanding shares, with institutional holders owning 84.13% of the shares at 88.54% float percentage. In total, 84.13% institutions holds shares in the company, led by Blackrock Inc. As of Sep 29, 2022, the company held over 1.97 million shares (or 15.52% of shares), all amounting to roughly $38.72 million.
The next major institution holding the largest number of shares is Eagle Asset Management Inc with 1.34 million shares, or about 10.59% of shares outstanding. As of the market price on Sep 29, 2022, these shares were worth $26.42 million.
We also have iShares Core S&P Smallcap ETF and John Hancock Small Cap Core Fd as the top two Mutual Funds with the largest holdings of the Universal Electronics Inc. (UEIC) shares. Going by data provided on Dec 30, 2022, iShares Core S&P Smallcap ETF holds roughly 0.91 million shares. This is just over 7.18% of the total shares, with a market valuation of $18.95 million. Data from the same date shows that the other fund manager holds a little less at 0.66 million, or 5.22% of the shares, all valued at about 14.49 million.