NASDAQ:UEIC - Universal Electronics Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$42.00 -0.15 (-0.36 %)
(As of 05/21/2019 09:05 AM ET)
Previous Close$42.15
Today's Range$41.5097 - $42.55
52-Week Range$23.29 - $47.65
Volume57,866 shs
Average Volume134,944 shs
Market Capitalization$582.08 million
P/E Ratio49.41
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.58
Universal Electronics Inc. develops and manufactures pre-programmed and universal control products, audio-video (AV) accessories, software and intelligent wireless security products, and sensing and automation components for home entertainment and automation systems. The company offers universal infrared and radio frequency (RF) remote controls; integrated circuits on which its software and universal device control database is embedded; and software, firmware, and technology solutions that enable devices, including televisions, set-top boxes, audio systems, smartphones, tablets, game controllers, and other consumer electronic devices to wirelessly connect and interact with home networks, as well as interactive services to control and deliver digital entertainment and information. It also provides proprietary and standards-based RF sensors designed for residential security, safety, and automation applications; AV accessories; and wall-mount and handheld thermostat controllers, and connected accessories for intelligent energy management systems. In addition, the company licenses intellectual property comprising its patented technologies, trademarks, and database of home connectivity software and control codes. It serves cable and satellite television service providers, and original equipment manufacturers; software development companies; subscription broadcasting providers; hospitality system integrators; and retail, private label, pro-security installation, and personal computing companies. The company sells its products directly, as well as through distributors in the United States, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, the Middle East, Mexico, Latin America, the People's Republic of China, various countries in Asia, and internationally under the One For All and Nevo brands. Universal Electronics Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Household audio & video equipment
Sub-IndustryConsumer Electronics
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:UEIC
CUSIP91348310
Phone480-530-3000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$680.24 million
Cash Flow$3.2864 per share
Book Value$19.13 per share

Profitability

Net Income$11.92 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,707
Market Cap$582.08 million
Next Earnings Date8/1/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Universal Electronics (NASDAQ:UEIC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Universal Electronics' stock symbol?

Universal Electronics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "UEIC."

How were Universal Electronics' earnings last quarter?

Universal Electronics Inc (NASDAQ:UEIC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 2nd. The technology company reported $0.82 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.73 by $0.09. The technology company earned $184.16 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $180.69 million. Universal Electronics had a return on equity of 4.27% and a net margin of 1.64%. View Universal Electronics' Earnings History.

When is Universal Electronics' next earnings date?

Universal Electronics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Universal Electronics.

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

Universal Electronics updated its first quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 21st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.70-0.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.56. The company issued revenue guidance of $179-187 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $178.14 million.

What price target have analysts set for UEIC?

2 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Universal Electronics' stock. Their forecasts range from $49.00 to $53.00. On average, they expect Universal Electronics' stock price to reach $51.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Universal Electronics.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Universal Electronics?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Universal Electronics in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Universal Electronics.

Has Universal Electronics been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about UEIC stock has trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Universal Electronics earned a media sentiment score of -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the technology company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Universal Electronics' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Universal Electronics own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Universal Electronics investors own include Baidu (BIDU), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Broadcom (AVGO), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Micron Technology (MU), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Tesla (TSLA), Southwest Airlines (LUV) and Twilio (TWLO).

Who are Universal Electronics' key executives?

Universal Electronics' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Paul D. Arling, Chairman & CEO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Bryan M. Hackworth, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Cheung Hyen Chong, Exec. VP of Asia (Age 57)
  • Mr. Menno V. Koopmans, Sr. VP & MD of EMEA (Age 43)
  • Mr. Louis Sylvester Hughes, Strategic Advisor to the CEO (Age 53)

Who are Universal Electronics' major shareholders?

Universal Electronics' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Eagle Asset Management Inc. (16.72%), BlackRock Inc. (14.92%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.01%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (3.76%), The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (2.03%) and Foundry Partners LLC (1.77%). Company insiders that own Universal Electronics stock include David Cheung Hyen Chong, Gregory Stapleton, J C Sparkman, Louis Sylvester Hughes, Menno Koopmans, Richard A Firehammer Jr, Richard A Firehammer, Jr and William C Mulligan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Universal Electronics.

Which institutional investors are selling Universal Electronics stock?

UEIC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Wellington Shields & Co. LLC, Morgan Stanley, Northern Trust Corp, Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have sold Universal Electronics company stock in the last year include David Cheung Hyen Chong, J C Sparkman, Menno Koopmans, Richard A Firehammer Jr and Richard A Firehammer, Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for Universal Electronics.

Which institutional investors are buying Universal Electronics stock?

UEIC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SG Capital Management LLC, Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Cornercap Investment Counsel Inc., Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc. and IndexIQ Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Universal Electronics stock in the last two years include David Cheung Hyen Chong, J C Sparkman and William C Mulligan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Universal Electronics.

How do I buy shares of Universal Electronics?

Shares of UEIC 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 Electronics' stock price today?

One share of UEIC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.00.

How big of a company is Universal Electronics?

Universal Electronics has a market capitalization of $582.08 million and generates $680.24 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $11.92 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.85 on an earnings per share basis. Universal Electronics employs 3,707 workers across the globe.

What is Universal Electronics' official website?

The official website for Universal Electronics is http://www.uei.com.

How can I contact Universal Electronics?

Universal Electronics' mailing address is 15147 N. Scottsdale Road Suite H300, Scottsdale AZ, 85254. The technology company can be reached via phone at 480-530-3000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Universal Electronics (NASDAQ UEIC)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  248 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  336 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  584
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Universal Electronics and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe UEIC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe UEIC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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