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NASDAQ:ULTA

Ulta Beauty - ULTA Stock Forecast, Price & News

$404.35
-2.91 (-0.71%)
(As of 08/17/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$400.25
$406.83
50-Day Range
$372.35
$422.35
52-Week Range
$330.80
$438.63
Volume
639,249 shs
Average Volume
846,649 shs
Market Capitalization
$20.95 billion
P/E Ratio
20.01
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$460.05

Ulta Beauty MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.71 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
13.8% Upside
$460.05 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.45% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-2.03
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.05mentions of Ulta Beauty in the last 14 days
Based on 21 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$19.41 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
9.30%
From $20.11 to $21.98 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.63 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

63rd out of 218 stocks

Retail Stores, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

2nd out of 15 stocks

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About Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ:ULTA) Stock

Ulta Beauty, Inc. operates as a retailer of beauty products in the United States. The company's stores offer cosmetics, fragrances, skincare and haircare products, bath and body products, and salon styling tools; professional hair products; salon services, including hair, skin, makeup, and brow services; and nail services. It also provides its private label products, such as the Ulta Beauty Collection branded cosmetics, skincare, and bath products, as well as Ulta Beauty branded products; and the Ulta Beauty branded gifts. As of March 10, 2022, the company operated 1,308 retail stores across 50 states. It also distributes its products through its website ulta.com; and mobile applications. 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 incorporated in 1990 and is based in Bolingbrook, Illinois.

Ulta Beauty Stock Down 0.7 %

ULTA traded down $2.91 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $404.35. The company had a trading volume of 639,249 shares, compared to its average volume of 778,591. The stock has a market cap of $20.95 billion, a P/E ratio of 20.01, a PEG ratio of 1.89 and a beta of 1.45. The business has a 50 day simple moving average of $393.00 and a 200-day simple moving average of $389.27. Ulta Beauty has a 52 week low of $330.80 and a 52 week high of $438.63.

Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ:ULTA - Get Rating) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 26th. The specialty retailer reported $6.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $4.44 by $1.86. The company had revenue of $2.35 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.12 billion. Ulta Beauty had a return on equity of 60.83% and a net margin of 12.03%. Ulta Beauty's revenue was up 21.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $4.10 earnings per share. As a group, equities research analysts expect that Ulta Beauty will post 20.11 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

A number of research analysts recently weighed in on ULTA shares. Robert W. Baird raised their price objective on Ulta Beauty from $450.00 to $490.00 and gave the company an "outperform" rating in a research report on Friday, May 27th. Raymond James raised Ulta Beauty from an "outperform" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and lifted their target price for the stock from $475.00 to $485.00 in a report on Wednesday, June 29th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft reduced their target price on Ulta Beauty from $522.00 to $466.00 in a report on Wednesday, May 25th. Jefferies Financial Group raised Ulta Beauty from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and lifted their target price for the stock from $400.00 to $475.00 in a report on Friday, May 27th. Finally, Citigroup lifted their target price on Ulta Beauty from $393.00 to $425.00 and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a report on Tuesday, May 31st. Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, fourteen have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company's stock. According to MarketBeat, the company presently has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and a consensus price target of $460.05.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In other Ulta Beauty news, Director George R. Mrkonic, Jr. sold 476 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, June 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $391.84, for a total value of $186,515.84. Following the sale, the director now owns 2,393 shares in the company, valued at $937,673.12. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. In other Ulta Beauty news, Director George R. Mrkonic, Jr. sold 476 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, June 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $391.84, for a total value of $186,515.84. Following the sale, the director now owns 2,393 shares in the company, valued at $937,673.12. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, COO Kecia Steelman sold 13,199 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, June 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $405.02, for a total value of $5,345,858.98. Following the completion of the sale, the chief operating officer now owns 16,627 shares in the company, valued at approximately $6,734,267.54. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold a total of 46,207 shares of company stock worth $19,411,502 over the last quarter. Company insiders own 2.00% of the company's stock.

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ULTA Stock News Headlines

Oppenheimer Sees More Upside in Top Pick Ulta Beauty
Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ:ULTA) Cut to "Hold" at StockNews.com
Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ:ULTA) Sees Strong Trading Volume
Ulta Beauty launches $20M venture capital fund
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ULTA Company Calendar

Last Earnings
5/26/2022
Today
8/18/2022
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
8/25/2022
Fiscal Year End
1/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Retail stores, not elsewhere classified
Sub-Industry
Specialty Stores
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:ULTA
CUSIP
90384S30
Fax
N/A
Employees
40,500
Year Founded
1990

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$460.05
High Stock Price Forecast
$500.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$385.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+13.8%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.71
Research Coverage
21 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$985.84 million
Pretax Margin
15.80%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$8.63 billion
Cash Flow
$23.01 per share
Book Value
$28.37 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
50,782,000
Market Cap
$20.95 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
1.45

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ULTA Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Ulta Beauty stock right now?

21 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ulta Beauty in the last twelve months. There are currently 7 hold ratings, 13 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" ULTA shares.
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What is Ulta Beauty's stock price forecast for 2022?

21 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Ulta Beauty's shares. Their ULTA share price forecasts range from $385.00 to $500.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $460.05 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.8% from the stock's current price.
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How have ULTA shares performed in 2022?

Ulta Beauty's stock was trading at $412.34 at the start of the year. Since then, ULTA stock has decreased by 1.9% and is now trading at $404.35.
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When is Ulta Beauty's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 25th 2022.
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How can I listen to Ulta Beauty's earnings call?

Ulta Beauty will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, August 25th at 4:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 844-512-2921 with passcode "13731271".

How were Ulta Beauty's earnings last quarter?

Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 26th. The specialty retailer reported $6.30 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $4.44 by $1.86. The specialty retailer earned $2.35 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.12 billion. Ulta Beauty had a net margin of 12.03% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 60.83%. Ulta Beauty's revenue was up 21.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $4.10 earnings per share.
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What guidance has Ulta Beauty issued on next quarter's earnings?

Ulta Beauty updated its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, June, 23rd. The company provided EPS guidance of $19.20-$20.10 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $18.66. The company issued revenue guidance of $9.35 billion-$9.55 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $9.18 billion.

What is Mary Dillon's approval rating as Ulta Beauty's CEO?

2,453 employees have rated Ulta Beauty Chief Executive Officer Mary Dillon on Glassdoor.com. Mary Dillon has an approval rating of 83% among the company's employees.

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), Tesla (TSLA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Walt Disney (DIS), Micron Technology (MU), Salesforce (CRM), PayPal (PYPL), Boeing (BA) and Visa (V).

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (3.93%), Alecta Tjanstepension Omsesidigt (2.28%), FMR LLC (1.45%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.35%), Citadel Advisors LLC (0.00%) and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.31%). Insiders that own company stock include Catherine Ann Halligan, Charles Heilbronn, George R Mrkonic Jr, George R Mrkonic, Jr, Jeffrey J Childs, Jodi J Caro, Kecia Steelman, Lorna Nagler, Mary N Dillon, Michael R Macdonald, Robert F Diromualdo, Sally E Blount and Scott M Settersten.
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How do I buy shares of Ulta Beauty?

Shares of ULTA stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Ulta Beauty's stock price today?

One share of ULTA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $404.35.

How much money does Ulta Beauty make?

Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ:ULTA) has a market capitalization of $20.95 billion and generates $8.63 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $985.84 million in net income (profit) each year or $20.21 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Ulta Beauty have?

The company employs 40,500 workers across the globe.

Does Ulta Beauty have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Ulta Beauty: GlamST, QM Scientific, Ulta Beauty Cosmetics, Ulta Beauty Credit Services Corporation, Ulta Inc., and Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance.
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When was Ulta Beauty founded?

Ulta Beauty was founded in 1990.

How can I contact Ulta Beauty?

Ulta Beauty's mailing address is 1000 REMINGTON BLVD SUITE 120, BOLINGBROOK IL, 60440. The official website for the company is www.ulta.com. The specialty retailer can be reached via phone at (630) 410-4800 or via email at investorrelations@ulta.com.

This page (NASDAQ:ULTA) was last updated on 8/18/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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