Ulta Beauty Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:ULTA)

$228.75
-1.32 (-0.57 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$227.6550
Now: $228.75
$232.26
50-Day Range
$226.25
MA: $290.42
$354.33
52-Week Range
$224.43
Now: $228.75
$368.83
Volume1.28 million shs
Average Volume963,623 shs
Market Capitalization$13.46 billion
P/E Ratio21.08
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.07
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.72 billion
Cash Flow$15.3833 per share
Book Value$31.26 per share

Profitability

Net Income$658.56 million

Miscellaneous

Employees44,000
Market Cap$13.46 billion
Next Earnings Date12/5/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ:ULTA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ulta Beauty's stock symbol?

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

How will Ulta Beauty's stock buyback program work?

Ulta Beauty declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback plan on Friday, March 16th 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $625,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are often an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Ulta Beauty's earnings last quarter?

Ulta Beauty Inc (NASDAQ:ULTA) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 29th. The specialty retailer reported $2.76 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.79 by $0.03. The specialty retailer earned $1.67 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.68 billion. Ulta Beauty had a net margin of 9.86% and a return on equity of 37.04%. Ulta Beauty's revenue for the quarter was up 12.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $2.46 earnings per share. View Ulta Beauty's Earnings History.

When is Ulta Beauty's next earnings date?

Ulta Beauty is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ulta Beauty.

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

Ulta Beauty issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of $11.86-12.06 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $12.97. The company issued revenue guidance of +9-12% to $7.32-7.52, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $7.54 billion.

What price target have analysts set for ULTA?

22 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Ulta Beauty's stock. Their predictions range from $235.00 to $330.00. On average, they anticipate Ulta Beauty's stock price to reach $295.05 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 29.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ulta Beauty.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ulta Beauty?

22 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ulta Beauty in the last year. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Ulta Beauty.

Has Ulta Beauty been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about ULTA stock has been trending negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Ulta Beauty earned a media sentiment score of -2.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Ulta Beauty.

Are investors shorting Ulta Beauty?

Ulta Beauty saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 3,369,700 shares, an increase of 20.0% from the July 31st total of 2,808,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 752,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.5 days. Currently, 6.0% of the shares of the stock 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), Celgene (CELG), Netflix (NFLX), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), Broadcom (AVGO), Tesla (TSLA), Starbucks (SBUX), salesforce.com (CRM) and Walt Disney (DIS).

Who are Ulta Beauty's key executives?

Ulta Beauty's management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are Ulta Beauty's major shareholders?

Ulta Beauty's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.09%), BlackRock Inc. (7.13%), BlackRock Inc. (7.13%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (3.03%), Invesco Ltd. (2.62%) and Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.96%). 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 institutional investors are selling Ulta Beauty stock?

ULTA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Waddell & Reed Financial Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Tobam, Marshall Wace LLP, Jennison Associates LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Factory Mutual Insurance Co. and HS Management Partners LLC. Company insiders that have sold Ulta Beauty company stock in the last year include Catherine Ann Halligan, Charles Heilbronn, David C Kimbell, Dennis K Eck, Jeffrey J Childs, Lorna Nagler, Mary N Dillon, Robert F Diromualdo, Sally E Blount and Scott M Settersten. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ulta Beauty.

Which institutional investors are buying Ulta Beauty stock?

ULTA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Invesco Ltd., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, BlackRock Inc., BlackRock Inc., Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC and APG Asset Management N.V.. View Insider Buying and Selling 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 $228.75.

How big of a company is Ulta Beauty?

Ulta Beauty has a market capitalization of $13.46 billion and generates $6.72 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $658.56 million in net income (profit) each year or $10.85 on an earnings per share basis. Ulta Beauty employs 44,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Ulta Beauty.

What is Ulta Beauty's official website?

The official website for Ulta Beauty is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ ULTA)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  990 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  713 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,703
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This page was last updated on 9/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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