NASDAQ:UEIC - Universal Electronics Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $34.25 +0.24 (+0.71 %) (As of 03/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$34.01Today's Range$33.8785 - $34.651552-Week Range$23.29 - $53.59Volume61,620 shsAverage Volume139,926 shsMarket Capitalization$472.86 millionP/E Ratio40.29Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.59 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive UEIC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for UEIC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Household audio & video equipment Sub-IndustryConsumer Electronics SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:UEIC Previous Symbol CUSIP91348310 CIK101984 Webwww.uei.com Phone714-918-9500Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.03 Current Ratio1.36 Quick Ratio0.84Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio40.29 Forward P/E Ratio28.54 P/E Growth1.87 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$680.24 million Price / Sales0.70 Cash Flow$3.3578 per share Price / Cash Flow10.20 Book Value$19.05 per share Price / Book1.80Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.85 Net Income$11.92 million Net Margins1.75% Return on Equity4.43% Return on Assets2.07%Miscellaneous Employees3,010 Outstanding Shares13,806,000Market Cap$472.86 million Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 21st. The technology company reported $0.70 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.74 by $0.04. The technology company earned $170.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $184.01 million. Universal Electronics had a return on equity of 4.43% and a net margin of 1.75%. 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, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Universal Electronics. What guidance has Universal Electronics issued on next quarter's earnings? Universal Electronics issued an update on its first quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 21st. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.70-0.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share 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? 3 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Universal Electronics' shares. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $49.00. On average, they anticipate Universal Electronics' stock price to reach $45.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 32.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Universal Electronics. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Universal Electronics? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Universal Electronics in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 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 been trending very positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Universal Electronics earned a news sentiment score of 3.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the technology company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Universal Electronics' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Universal Electronics include Knowles (KN), Sonos (SONO), Technicolor (TCLRY), Arlo Technologies (ARLO), LRAD (LRAD), Koss (KOSS), Provision (PVHO), The Guitammer (GTMM) and C International Income Fund (CRWFF). 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), Weyerhaeuser (WY), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Alibaba Group (BABA), Applied Materials (AMAT), Micron Technology (MU), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Southwest Airlines (LUV), Tesla (TSLA) and Broadcom (AVGO). 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Eagle Asset Management Inc. (16.53%), BlackRock Inc. (14.89%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.59%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.59%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (4.03%) and Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC (2.70%). Company insiders that own Universal Electronics stock include David Cheung Hyen Chong, Edward K Zinser, 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 major investors are selling Universal Electronics stock? UEIC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eagle Asset Management Inc., Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS, Northern Trust Corp, RMB Capital Management LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Barclays PLC, MetLife Investment Advisors LLC and Bank of America Corp DE. Company insiders that have sold Universal Electronics company stock in the last year include David Cheung Hyen Chong, Gregory Stapleton, Menno Koopmans, Richard A Firehammer Jr and Richard A Firehammer, Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for Universal Electronics. Which major investors are buying Universal Electronics stock? UEIC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Two Sigma Investments LP, Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc.. 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 $34.25. How big of a company is Universal Electronics? Universal Electronics has a market capitalization of $472.86 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 3,010 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 201 E. Sandpointe Avenue 8th Floor, Santa Ana CA, 92707. The technology company can be reached via phone at 714-918-9500 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Universal Electronics (NASDAQ UEIC)Community Ranking: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 231 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 326 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 557MarketBeat'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. 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