NASDAQ:OLED - Universal Display Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$162.58 +4.49 (+2.84 %)
(As of 05/21/2019 03:38 PM ET)
Previous Close$158.09
Today's Range$160.55 - $164.84
52-Week Range$78.75 - $190.00
Volume23,017 shs
Average Volume849,993 shs
Market Capitalization$7.68 billion
P/E Ratio131.90
Dividend Yield0.25%
Beta1.41
Universal Display Corporation engages in the research, development, and commercialization of organic light emitting diode (OLED) technologies and materials for use in flat panel displays and solid-state lighting applications. As of February 21, 2019, it owned or had exclusive and co-exclusive licenses, or had sole license rights with respect to approximately 5,000 issued and pending patents worldwide. The company licenses and 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; 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; UniversalP2OLED, which are printable phosphorescent OLEDs; OVJP, an organic vapor jet printing technology; OVPD, an organic vapor phase deposition process for manufacturing a small molecule OLED; and TOLED, which are transparent OLEDs for the fabrication of OLEDs that have transparent cathodes. In addition, the company provides technology development and support services, including government contract work and support provided to third parties for the commercialization of their OLED products. Universal Display Corporation has strategic relationships with Samsung Display Co., Ltd.; LG Display Co., Ltd.; BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd.; Tianma Micro-electronics Co., Ltd.; AU Optronics Corporation; EverDisplay Optronics (Shanghai) Limited; Konica Minolta Holdings Inc.; Sumitomo Chemical Company, Ltd.; OLEDWorks GmbH; and Kaneka Corporation. The company was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Ewing, New Jersey.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electronic components & accessories
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:OLED
CUSIPN/A
Phone609-671-0980

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$247.41 million
Cash Flow$0.3062 per share
Book Value$15.17 per share

Profitability

Net Income$58.84 million

Miscellaneous

Employees265
Market Cap$7.68 billion
Next Earnings Date8/8/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Universal Display (NASDAQ:OLED) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Universal Display's stock symbol?

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

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

Universal Display declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 3rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, June 28th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.25%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 13th. View Universal Display's Dividend History.

How were Universal Display's earnings last quarter?

Universal Display Co. (NASDAQ:OLED) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 2nd. The semiconductor company reported $0.66 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.26 by $0.40. The semiconductor company earned $87.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $64.59 million. Universal Display had a return on equity of 12.35% and a net margin of 28.93%. Universal Display's quarterly revenue was up 101.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.13 earnings per share. View Universal Display's Earnings History.

When is Universal Display's next earnings date?

Universal Display is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 8th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Universal Display.

What guidance has Universal Display issued on next quarter's earnings?

Universal Display updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $345-365 million.

What price target have analysts set for OLED?

10 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Universal Display's stock. Their forecasts range from $115.00 to $200.00. On average, they expect Universal Display's stock price to reach $159.0890 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.1%. View Analyst Price Targets for Universal Display.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Universal Display?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Universal Display in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Universal Display.

Has Universal Display been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about OLED stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Universal Display earned a media sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Universal Display's key competitors?

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), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA), Adobe (ADBE), Broadcom (AVGO), Paypal (PYPL), Applied Materials (AMAT) and Lam Research (LRCX).

Who are Universal Display's key executives?

Universal Display's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Sherwin I. Seligsohn, Founder & Chairman (Age 83)
  • Mr. Steven V. Abramson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 67)
  • Mr. Sidney D. Rosenblatt, Exec. VP, CFO, Treasurer, Sec. & Director (Age 71)
  • Dr. Julia J. Brown, Sr. VP & CTO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Mauro Premutico, VP of Legal and GM of Patents & Licensing (Age 53)

Who are Universal Display's major shareholders?

Universal Display's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Primecap Management Co. CA (10.10%), BlackRock Inc. (8.05%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (2.87%), Wellington Management Group LLP (1.56%), Griffin Asset Management Inc. (1.05%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (0.96%). Company insiders that own Universal Display stock include Elizabeth H Gemmill, Janice K Mahon, Julia J Brown, Lawrence Lacerte, Leonard Becker, Mauro Premutico, Richard C Elias, Rosemarie B Greco, Sherwin I Seligsohn, Sidney D Rosenblatt and Steven V Abramson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Universal Display.

Which institutional investors are selling Universal Display stock?

OLED stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Jennison Associates LLC, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. and Pictet Asset Management Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Universal Display company stock in the last year include Janice K Mahon, Julia J Brown, Lawrence Lacerte, Mauro Premutico, Richard C Elias and Rosemarie B Greco. View Insider Buying and Selling for Universal Display.

Which institutional investors are buying Universal Display stock?

OLED stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Kayak Investment Partners LLC, Griffin Asset Management Inc., Scout Investments Inc., Primecap Management Co. CA, AGF Investments Inc., BlackRock Inc. and Carillon Tower Advisers Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Universal Display.

How do I buy shares of Universal Display?

Shares of OLED can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Universal Display's stock price today?

One share of OLED stock can currently be purchased for approximately $162.58.

How big of a company is Universal Display?

Universal Display has a market capitalization of $7.68 billion and generates $247.41 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $58.84 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.24 on an earnings per share basis. Universal Display employs 265 workers across the globe.

What is Universal Display's official website?

The official website for Universal Display is http://www.oled.com.

How can I contact Universal Display?

Universal Display's mailing address is 375 PHILLIPS BOULEVARD, EWING NJ, 08618. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at 609-671-0980 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Universal Display (NASDAQ OLED)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  439 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  423 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  862
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This page was last updated on 5/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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