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NASDAQ:OLED

Universal Display - OLED Stock Forecast, Price & News

$126.15
+4.33 (+3.55%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$122.52
$126.34
50-Day Range
$101.14
$128.33
52-Week Range
$98.71
$211.99
Volume
451,859 shs
Average Volume
444,321 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.96 billion
P/E Ratio
32.77
Dividend Yield
0.95%
Price Target
$168.30

Universal Display MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.86 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
33.4% Upside
$168.30 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.21% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
-0.08mentions of Universal Display in the last 14 days
Based on 12 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.19 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
18.18%
From $4.07 to $4.81 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.97 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

32nd out of 665 stocks

Electronic Components & Accessories Industry

1st out of 6 stocks

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About Universal Display (NASDAQ:OLED) Stock

Universal Display Corporation engages in the research, development, and commercialization of organic light emitting diode (OLED) technologies and materials for use in display and solid-state lighting applications. It owns, exclusively licenses, or has sole rights to sublicense approximately 5,500 issued and pending patents worldwide. The company supplies its proprietary UniversalPHOLED materials to display and lighting manufacturers, and others. It is also involved in the research, development, and commercialization of other OLED device and manufacturing technologies, including FOLED that are flexible OLEDs for the fabrication of OLEDs on flexible substrates; OVJP, an organic vapor jet printing technology; thin-film encapsulation technology for the packaging of flexible OLEDs and other thin-film devices, as well as for use as a barrier film for plastic substrates; and UniversalP2OLED, which are printable phosphorescent OLEDs. In addition, the company provides technology development and support services, including third-party collaboration and support to third parties for the commercialization of their OLED products. Further, it provides contract research services in the areas of chemical materials synthesis research, development, and commercialization for non-OLED applications. Universal Display Corporation was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Ewing, New Jersey.

Universal Display Stock Up 3.6 %

OLED opened at $126.15 on Friday. Universal Display has a 52-week low of $98.71 and a 52-week high of $211.99. The company has a 50 day moving average of $112.92 and a two-hundred day moving average of $133.67. The company has a market cap of $5.96 billion, a P/E ratio of 32.77, a P/E/G ratio of 1.45 and a beta of 1.46.

Universal Display (NASDAQ:OLED - Get Rating) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 4th. The semiconductor company reported $0.87 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.00 by ($0.13). The business had revenue of $136.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $151.21 million. Universal Display had a return on equity of 16.55% and a net margin of 31.80%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 5.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.85 earnings per share. Research analysts anticipate that Universal Display will post 4.07 earnings per share for the current year.

Universal Display Dividend Announcement

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 30th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 16th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.95%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 15th. Universal Display's payout ratio is 31.17%.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

Several research analysts have weighed in on OLED shares. Cowen cut their price target on Universal Display from $175.00 to $145.00 in a report on Friday, August 5th. The Goldman Sachs Group decreased their price target on Universal Display from $225.00 to $192.00 and set a "buy" rating on the stock in a research note on Thursday, July 28th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft lowered their price target on Universal Display from $180.00 to $150.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a report on Monday, August 1st. Cowen cut their price objective on shares of Universal Display from $175.00 to $145.00 in a report on Friday, August 5th. Finally, Bank of America downgraded shares of Universal Display from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating and lowered their target price for the company from $190.00 to $135.00 in a report on Wednesday, June 29th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. According to MarketBeat.com, Universal Display presently has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy" and an average target price of $168.30.

Insider Buying and Selling

In other Universal Display news, Director Lawrence Lacerte sold 10,366 shares of Universal Display stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $115.21, for a total transaction of $1,194,266.86. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 190,366 shares in the company, valued at approximately $21,932,066.86. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Insiders own 2.70% of the company's stock.

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OLED Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/30 Dividend
6/15/2022
Dividend Payable
6/30/2022
Last Earnings
8/04/2022
Today
8/14/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/30 Dividend
9/15/2022
Dividend Payable
9/30/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/03/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Electronic components & accessories
Sub-Industry
N/A
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:OLED
Employees
409
Year Founded
1994

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$168.30
High Stock Price Forecast
$238.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$135.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+33.4%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.86
Research Coverage
7 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$184.21 million
Pretax Margin
40.18%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$553.53 million
Cash Flow
$0.01 per share
Book Value
$24.67 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
45,954,000
Market Cap
$5.96 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.46

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OLED Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Universal Display stock right now?

7 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Universal Display in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" OLED shares.
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What is Universal Display's stock price forecast for 2022?

7 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Universal Display's shares. Their OLED share price forecasts range from $135.00 to $238.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $168.30 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 33.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have OLED shares performed in 2022?

Universal Display's stock was trading at $165.03 at the beginning of the year. Since then, OLED shares have decreased by 23.6% and is now trading at $126.15.
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When is Universal Display's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 3rd 2022.
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How were Universal Display's earnings last quarter?

Universal Display Co. (NASDAQ:OLED) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 4th. The semiconductor company reported $0.87 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.00 by $0.13. The semiconductor company had revenue of $136.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $151.21 million. Universal Display had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 16.55% and a net margin of 31.80%. The firm's revenue was up 5.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.85 earnings per share.

How often does Universal Display pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Universal Display?

Universal Display announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 4th. Investors of record on Friday, September 16th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, September 30th. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.95%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 15th.
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Is Universal Display a good dividend stock?

Universal Display (NASDAQ:OLED) pays an annual dividend of $1.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.95%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 5 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 31.17%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, OLED will have a dividend payout ratio of 24.95% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Universal Display issued on next quarter's earnings?

Universal Display issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 11th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $590.00 million-$610.00 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $630.45 million.

What is Steven V. Abramson's approval rating as Universal Display's CEO?

7 employees have rated Universal Display Chief Executive Officer Steven V. Abramson on Glassdoor.com. Steven V. Abramson has an approval rating of 78% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Universal Display own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Universal Display investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), Tesla (TSLA), PayPal (PYPL), Adobe (ADBE), Netflix (NFLX), Block (SQ), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Broadcom (AVGO).

What is Universal Display's stock symbol?

Universal Display trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "OLED."

Who are Universal Display's major shareholders?

Universal Display's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Primecap Management Co. CA (4.52%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.72%), FMR LLC (1.64%), LGT Capital Partners LTD. (1.18%), Griffin Asset Management Inc. (1.17%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.81%). Insiders that own company stock include C Keith Hartley, Cynthia Jane Comparin, Jonathan W Painter, Julia J Brown, Julia J Brown, Lawrence Lacerte, Mauro Premutico, Sidney D Rosenblatt and Steven V Abramson.
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How do I buy shares of Universal Display?

Shares of OLED stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Universal Display's stock price today?

One share of OLED stock can currently be purchased for approximately $126.15.

How much money does Universal Display make?

Universal Display (NASDAQ:OLED) has a market capitalization of $5.96 billion and generates $553.53 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $184.21 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.85 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Universal Display have?

The company employs 409 workers across the globe.

When was Universal Display founded?

Universal Display was founded in 1994.

How can I contact Universal Display?

Universal Display's mailing address is 375 PHILLIPS BOULEVARD, EWING NJ, 08618. The official website for the company is www.oled.com. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at (609) 671-0980, via email at investor@oled.com, or via fax at 609-671-0995.

This page (NASDAQ:OLED) was last updated on 8/14/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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