About Universal Display (NASDAQ:OLED)
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 22, 2018, it owned or had exclusive and co-exclusive licenses, or had sole license rights with respect to approximately 4,500 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; Shenzhen Royole Display Technologies Co. Ltd.; Japan Display Inc.; Sharp Corporation; 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.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Electronic components & accessories
SectorComputer and Technology
Trailing P/E Ratio37.14
Forward P/E Ratio49.86
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$335.63 million
Price / Sales12.66
Cash Flow$2.6197 per share
Price / Cash34.45
Book Value$14.01 per share
Price / Book6.44
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.43
Net Income$103.88 million
Return on Equity17.53%
Return on Assets14.75%
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 4th. Investors of record on Friday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share on Friday, June 29th. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.27%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 14th. View Universal Display's Dividend History.
How were Universal Display's earnings last quarter?
Universal Display Co. (NASDAQ:OLED) announced its earnings results on Thursday, May, 3rd. The semiconductor company reported $0.13 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.13. The semiconductor company earned $43.57 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $50.85 million. Universal Display had a return on equity of 17.53% and a net margin of 30.74%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 21.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.22 EPS. View Universal Display's Earnings History.
When is Universal Display's next earnings date?
What price target have analysts set for OLED?
11 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Universal Display's stock. Their predictions range from $95.00 to $225.00. On average, they expect Universal Display's share price to reach $165.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Universal Display.
Who are some of Universal Display's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Universal Display include Minebea Mitsumi (MNBEY), Hubbell (HUBB), Vishay Intertechnology (VSH), AVX (AVX), Mercury Systems (MRCY), KEMET (KEM), Control4 (CTRL), Vishay Precision Group (VPG), IntriCon (IIN), Micronet Enertec Technologies (MICT), Video Display (VIDE), ACS Motion Control (ACSEF), ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY Common Stock (ELST) and Viewtran Group (VIEWF).
Who are Universal Display's key executives?
Universal Display's management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. Sherwin I. Seligsohn, Founder & Chairman (Age 82)
- Mr. Steven V. Abramson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 66)
- Mr. Sidney D. Rosenblatt, Exec. VP, CFO, Treasurer, Sec. & Director (Age 70)
- Dr. Julia J. Brown, Sr. VP, Chief Technical Officer & Member of Scientific Advisory Board (Age 57)
- Mr. Mauro Premutico, VP of Legal and GM of Patents & Licensing (Age 52)
Has Universal Display been receiving favorable news coverage?
Media coverage about OLED stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Universal Display earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the semiconductor company an impact score of 47.14 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.
Who are Universal Display's major shareholders?
Universal Display's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Epoch Investment Partners Inc. (7.31%), BlackRock Inc. (4.22%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (1.46%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.38%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (1.24%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.14%). Company insiders that own Universal Display stock include C Keith Hartley, Elizabeth H Gemmill, Janice K Mahon, Julia J Brown, Lawrence Lacerte, Leonard Becker, 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 Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS, Sei Investments Co. and Handelsbanken Fonder AB. Company insiders that have sold Universal Display company stock in the last year include Elizabeth H Gemmill, Julia J Brown, Lawrence Lacerte, Richard C Elias, Rosemarie B Greco, Sherwin I Seligsohn, Sidney D Rosenblatt and Steven V Abramson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Universal Display.
Which institutional investors are buying Universal Display stock?
OLED stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Epoch Investment Partners Inc., BlackRock Inc., State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Menora Mivtachim Holdings LTD., DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company and Millennium Management LLC. 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 $90.25.
How big of a company is Universal Display?
Universal Display has a market capitalization of $4.42 billion and generates $335.63 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $103.88 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.43 on an earnings per share basis. Universal Display employs 224 workers across the globe.
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]
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