Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance Company Profile (NASDAQ:ULTA)

About Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance

Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance logoUlta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. is a beauty retailer. The Company operates specialty retail stores selling cosmetics, fragrance, haircare and skincare products, and related accessories and services. The Company operates through three segments: retail stores, salon services and e-commerce. The Company also offers a full-service salon in every store featuring hair, skin and brow services. The Company offers approximately 20,000 products from over 500 beauty brands across all categories and price points, including its own private label, the Ulta Beauty Collection. The Company operates over 870 stores in approximately 50 states. The Company offers a loyalty program, Ultamate Rewards, and targeted promotions through its Customer Relationship Management (CRM) platform. It also offers promotions and coupons, in-store events and gifts with purchase. The Company's e-commerce business, Ulta.com, provides access to product and store information, beauty trends and techniques.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Specialty Retail, Other
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Stores
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: ULTA
  • CUSIP: 90384S30
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $253.94
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $247.80
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $247.21
  • 52-Week Range: $146.77 - $278.63
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 42.46
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 31.78
  • P/E Growth: 1.87
  • Market Cap: $15.76B
  • Outstanding Shares: 62,369,000
  • Beta: 0.73
  • Net Margins: 8.31%
  • Return on Equity: 26.87%
  • Return on Assets: 16.22%
  • Current Ratio: 2.35%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.61%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance (NASDAQ:ULTA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 9 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.55)
Consensus Price Target: $273.29 (7.90% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance (NASDAQ:ULTA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/4/2016Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetBuy$315.00View Rating Details
12/4/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$286.00 -> $296.00View Rating Details
12/2/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$300.00View Rating Details
12/2/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetHold$255.00 -> $270.00View Rating Details
12/2/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$280.00View Rating Details
12/2/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold$277.00 -> $290.00View Rating Details
10/14/2016Telsey Advisory GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$300.00 -> $310.00View Rating Details
10/12/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$250.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingOverweight$290.00View Rating Details
8/29/2016RBC Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$225.00 -> $270.00View Rating Details
8/29/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$225.00 -> $270.00View Rating Details
8/26/2016Buckingham ResearchBoost Price TargetBuy$285.00 -> $325.00View Rating Details
8/26/2016NomuraBoost Price TargetBuy$244.00 -> $287.00View Rating Details
5/29/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/27/2016KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$220.00 -> $250.00View Rating Details
5/9/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeStrong-Buy -> Market PerformView Rating Details
4/20/2016BB&T Corp.Initiated CoverageHoldView Rating Details
3/15/2016William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
3/12/2016Wolfe ResearchReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/12/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
5/29/2015Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuy$168.00View Rating Details
5/27/2015Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
4/13/2015Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
4/13/2015Evercore Partners Inc.Initiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
3/11/2015Cleveland ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$165.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 12/9/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance (NASDAQ:ULTA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/1/2016Q316$1.37$1.40$1.11 billion$1.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/25/2016Q216$1.40$1.43$1.06 billion$1.07 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/26/2016Q116$1.29$1.45$1.03 billion$1.07 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/10/2016Q415$1.54$1.69$1.23 billion$1.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/3/2015Q315$1.05$1.11$880.00 million$910.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/27/2015Q215$1.12$1.15$869.33 million$877.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/28/2015Q115$0.93$1.04$868.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/12/2015Q414$1.27$1.35$1.01 billion$1.05 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/4/2014Q314$0.84$0.91$734.00 million$745.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/11/2014Q214$0.83$0.94$712.63 million$734.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/10/2014Q114$0.74$0.77$699.51 million$713.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/13/2014Q114$1.07$1.09$856.38 million$868.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/5/2013Q3$0.74$0.72$622.03 million$618.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/12/2013Q2 2013$0.67$0.70$588.37 million$601.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/11/2013Q1 2013$0.62$0.65$576.30 million$582.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/14/2013Q4 2012$0.98$1.00$753.93 million$758.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/29/20120.59$0.59$505.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/6/2012Q212$0.51$0.54$473.80 million$481.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/5/2012$0.53$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/8/2012$0.67$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/1/2011$0.38$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/8/2011$0.32$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/7/2011$0.31$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2011$0.44$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance (NASDAQ:ULTA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.40 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.97 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$1.48$1.55$1.53
Q2 20164$1.28$1.31$1.30
Q3 20164$1.35$1.44$1.40
Q4 20164$1.30$1.35$1.32
Q1 20175$1.29$2.01$1.83
Q2 20175$1.35$1.39$1.38
Q3 20175$1.27$1.38$1.32
Q4 20175$2.05$2.13$2.10
Q1 20181$1.78$1.78$1.78
Q2 20181$1.79$1.79$1.79
Q3 20181$1.76$1.76$1.76
Q4 20181$2.67$2.67$2.67
Q1 20191$2.23$2.23$2.23
Q2 20191$2.24$2.24$2.24
Q3 20191$2.23$2.23$2.23
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance (NASDAQ:ULTA)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance (NASDAQ:ULTA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 6.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 85.64%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/21/2016Catherine Ann HalliganDirectorSell400$239.40$95,760.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2016Dennis K EckDirectorBuy11,000$234.45$2,578,950.00View SEC Filing  
9/14/2016Charles HeilbronnDirectorSell925,000$229.56$212,343,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016Dennis K EckDirectorBuy11,000$246.97$2,716,670.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016Mary DillonCEOSell51,885$245.73$12,749,701.05View SEC Filing  
8/30/2016Robert F DiromualdoDirectorSell20,000$252.51$5,050,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/30/2016Scott M SetterstenCFOSell10,490$251.37$2,636,871.30View SEC Filing  
3/28/2016George R Mrkonic JrDirectorBuy2,000$191.45$382,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2016Robert F DiromualdoDirectorSell20,000$190.29$3,805,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2015Robert F DiromualdoDirectorSell10,000$160.20$1,602,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2015Lorna NaglerDirectorSell12,500$155.40$1,942,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015Robert F DiromualdoDirectorSell7,000$153.98$1,077,860.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2015Janet TaakeInsiderSell10,000$149.63$1,496,300.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015Robert S GuttmanInsiderSell6,020$150.84$908,056.80View SEC Filing  
9/19/2014Jeffrey J ChildsInsiderBuy2,700$120.17$324,459.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2014Dennis K EckDirectorBuy16,000$119.69$1,915,040.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2014Mary DillonCEOBuy4,000$118.87$475,480.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2014Robert F DiromualdoDirectorSell8,000$116.26$930,080.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2014Janet TaakeInsiderSell10,000$102.11$1,021,100.00View SEC Filing  
3/19/2014Jeffrey SevertsVPSell1,515$99.86$151,287.90View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014Mary DillonCEOBuy5,000$97.35$486,750.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2013Dennis EckDirectorSell23,847$118.42$2,823,961.74View SEC Filing  
9/18/2013Janet TaakeVPSell20,341$119.95$2,439,902.95View SEC Filing  
6/26/2013Janet TaakeVPSell9,659$98.77$954,019.43View SEC Filing  
3/20/2013Charles J PhilippinDirectorBuy10,000$75.44$754,400.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2012Robert F DiromualdoDirectorSell66,030$99.14$6,546,214.20View SEC Filing  
10/5/2012Robert S GuttmanSVPSell17,332$98.47$1,706,682.04View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance (NASDAQ:ULTA) Chart for Friday, December, 9, 2016

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