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NASDAQ:ULTAUlta Beauty Stock Price, Forecast & News

$252.08
+4.10 (+1.65 %)
(As of 06/5/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$249.74
Now: $252.08
$258.18
50-Day Range
$197.61
MA: $220.17
$252.30
52-Week Range
$124.05
Now: $252.08
$368.83
Volume1.20 million shs
Average Volume1.23 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.20 billion
P/E Ratio33.57
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.47
Ulta Beauty, Inc. operates as a beauty retailer in the United States. The company's stores offer cosmetics, fragrances, skincare and haircare products, bath and body products, and salon styling tools; salon services, including hair, skin, makeup, and brow services; and others, including nail products and accessories. It also provides private label products, such as the Ulta Beauty Collection branded cosmetics, skincare, and bath products, as well as Ulta Beauty branded products. As of February 2, 2019, the company operated 1,174 retail stores across 50 states. It also distributes its products through its Website, ulta.com. The company was formerly known as Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. and changed its name to Ulta Beauty, Inc. in January 2017. Ulta Beauty, Inc. was founded in 1990 and is based in Bolingbrook, Illinois.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.74 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Retail stores, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Stores
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ULTA
CUSIP90384S30
Phone630-410-4800

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.40 billion
Cash Flow$17.25 per share
Book Value$31.15 per share

Profitability

Net Income$705.95 million

Miscellaneous

Employees44,000
Market Cap$14.20 billion
Next Earnings Date9/3/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ:ULTA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Ulta Beauty's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Ulta Beauty's stock was trading at $221.21 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ULTA shares have increased by 14.0% and is now trading at $252.08. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Ulta Beauty?

27 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ulta Beauty in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 10 hold ratings and 16 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Ulta Beauty.

When is Ulta Beauty's next earnings date?

Ulta Beauty is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September 3rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Ulta Beauty.

How were Ulta Beauty's earnings last quarter?

Ulta Beauty Inc (NASDAQ:ULTA) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 28th. The specialty retailer reported ($1.39) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.61 by $2.00. The specialty retailer had revenue of $1.17 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.27 billion. Ulta Beauty had a net margin of 6.37% and a return on equity of 24.36%. The company's revenue was down 32.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $3.26 earnings per share. View Ulta Beauty's earnings history.

How will Ulta Beauty's stock buyback program work?

Ulta Beauty announced that its board has initiated a share repurchase plan on Thursday, March 12th 2020, which authorizes the company to buyback $1,600,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 12.7% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has Ulta Beauty issued on next quarter's earnings?

Ulta Beauty issued an update on its FY21 earnings guidance on Thursday, March, 12th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $12.55-$12.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $13.05. The company issued revenue guidance of $7.92-$7.99 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $8.01 billion.

What price target have analysts set for ULTA?

27 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Ulta Beauty's stock. Their forecasts range from $190.00 to $330.00. On average, they anticipate Ulta Beauty's stock price to reach $258.04 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.4% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Ulta Beauty.

Has Ulta Beauty been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about ULTA stock has been trending negative recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Ulta Beauty earned a media sentiment score of -2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutUlta Beauty.

Are investors shorting Ulta Beauty?

Ulta Beauty saw a drop in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,070,000 shares, a drop of 11.0% from the April 30th total of 3,450,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,230,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.5 days. Approximately 5.7% of the company's shares are short sold. View Ulta Beauty's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Ulta Beauty's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Ulta Beauty own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ulta Beauty investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Netflix (NFLX), Alibaba Group (BABA), Walt Disney (DIS), Tesla (TSLA), Micron Technology (MU), Visa (V), salesforce.com (CRM), Boeing (BA) and Paypal (PYPL).

Who are Ulta Beauty's key executives?

Ulta Beauty's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Mary N. Dillon, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. David C. Kimbell, Pres and Chief Merchandising & Marketing Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Scott M. Settersten, CFO, Treasurer & Assistant Sec. (Age 59)
  • Ms. Jodi J. Caro, Gen. Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jeffrey J. Childs, Chief HR Officer (Age 62)

What is Ulta Beauty's stock symbol?

Ulta Beauty trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ULTA."

Who are Ulta Beauty's major shareholders?

Ulta Beauty's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.14%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (5.24%), State Street Corp (4.30%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.00%), Invesco Ltd. (1.99%) and Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt (1.78%). Company insiders that own Ulta Beauty stock include Catherine Ann Halligan, Charles Heilbronn, Charles J Philippin, David C Kimbell, Dennis K Eck, Jeffrey J Childs, Lorna Nagler, Mary N Dillon, Robert F Diromualdo, Sally E Blount, Scott M Settersten and Vanessa Ames Wittman. View institutional ownership trends for Ulta Beauty.

Which major investors are selling Ulta Beauty stock?

ULTA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Primecap Management Co. CA, Janus Henderson Group PLC, HS Management Partners LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, Squarepoint Ops LLC, and State Street Corp. Company insiders that have sold Ulta Beauty company stock in the last year include Catherine Ann Halligan, Jeffrey J Childs, Lorna Nagler, and Sally E Blount. View insider buying and selling activity for Ulta Beauty.

Which major investors are buying Ulta Beauty stock?

ULTA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt, DNB Asset Management AS, Mackenzie Financial Corp, Alta Capital Management LLC, SPF Beheer BV, Chilton Investment Co. LLC, and Melvin Capital Management LP. Company insiders that have bought Ulta Beauty stock in the last two years include Charles Heilbronn, and Mary N Dillon. View insider buying and selling activity for Ulta Beauty.

How do I buy shares of Ulta Beauty?

Shares of ULTA 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Ulta Beauty's stock price today?

One share of ULTA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $252.08.

How big of a company is Ulta Beauty?

Ulta Beauty has a market capitalization of $14.20 billion and generates $7.40 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $705.95 million in net income (profit) each year or $11.91 on an earnings per share basis. Ulta Beauty employs 44,000 workers across the globe.

What is Ulta Beauty's official website?

The official website for Ulta Beauty is www.ulta.com.

How can I contact Ulta Beauty?

Ulta Beauty's mailing address is 1000 REMINGTON BLVD SUITE 120, BOLINGBROOK IL, 60440. The specialty retailer can be reached via phone at 630-410-4800 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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