NASDAQ:ULTA - Ulta Beauty Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$278.49 +3.59 (+1.31 %)
(As of 01/16/2019 08:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$274.90
Today's Range$273.31 - $280.52
52-Week Range$191.70 - $322.49
Volume570,800 shs
Average Volume861,812 shs
Market Capitalization$16.30 billion
P/E Ratio27.43
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.94
Ulta Beauty, Inc. operates as a beauty retailer in the United States. The company's stores offer cosmetics, fragrances, haircare and skincare products, bath and body products, and salon styling tools; salon services, including hair, skin, and brow services; and others, including nail products and accessories. It 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 November 3, 2018, the company operated 1,163 retail stores across 50 states. It also distributes its products through its Website, ulta.com, which includes a collection of tips, tutorials, and social content. 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Current Ratio2.06
Quick Ratio0.55

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.88 billion
Price / Sales2.81
Cash Flow$12.5957 per share
Price / Cash Flow22.11
Book Value$29.09 per share
Price / Book9.57

Profitability

Net Income$555.23 million
Net Margins9.99%
Return on Assets19.71%

Miscellaneous

Employees34,700
Market Cap$16.30 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 announced that its board has authorized a stock repurchase plan on Friday, March 16th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $625,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Ulta Beauty's earnings last quarter?

Ulta Beauty Inc (NASDAQ:ULTA) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, December, 6th. The specialty retailer reported $2.18 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.16 by $0.02. The specialty retailer earned $1.56 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.56 billion. Ulta Beauty had a return on equity of 33.75% and a net margin of 9.99%. Ulta Beauty's revenue was up 16.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.69 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, March 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ulta Beauty.

How can I listen to Ulta Beauty's earnings call?

Ulta Beauty will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, March 14th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

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

Ulta Beauty issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, December, 6th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.50-3.55 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.62. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.085-2.103 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.12 billion.Ulta Beauty also updated its Q4 2018 guidance to $3.50-3.55 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for ULTA?

25 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Ulta Beauty's stock. Their predictions range from $205.00 to $340.00. On average, they anticipate Ulta Beauty's stock price to reach $289.9130 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ulta Beauty.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ulta Beauty?

25 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ulta Beauty in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 19 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?

Media stories about ULTA stock have been trending very positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Ulta Beauty earned a media sentiment score of 3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Ulta Beauty's key competitors?

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. Scott M. Settersten, CFO, Treasurer & Assistant Sec. (Age 59)
  • Ms. Jodi J. Caro, Gen. Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 53)
  • Mr. David C. Kimbell, Chief Merchandising & Marketing Officer (Age 52)
  • 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Factory Mutual Insurance Co. (0.22%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.11%), Sit Investment Associates Inc. (0.06%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%), Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC (0.03%) and CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp (0.03%). 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 Dillon, Mary N Dillon, Michael R Macdonald, Robert F Diromualdo, 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 Stock Yards Bank & Trust Co., Scout Investments Inc., Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, Sit Investment Associates Inc., HMS Capital Management LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and Fulton Bank N.A.. Company insiders that have sold Ulta Beauty company stock in the last year include Catherine Ann Halligan, Charles J Philippin, Dennis K Eck, Jeffrey J Childs, Lorna Nagler, Mary N Dillon, Scott M Settersten and Vanessa Ames Wittman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ulta Beauty.

Which institutional investors are buying Ulta Beauty stock?

ULTA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC, Factory Mutual Insurance Co., TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, First American Trust FSB, QUANTRES ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Pennsylvania Trust Co and Contravisory Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Ulta Beauty stock in the last two years include Charles Heilbronn and Michael R Macdonald. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Ulta Beauty's stock price today?

One share of ULTA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $278.49.

How big of a company is Ulta Beauty?

Ulta Beauty has a market capitalization of $16.85 billion and generates $5.88 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $555.23 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.16 on an earnings per share basis. Ulta Beauty employs 34,700 workers across the globe.

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:  903 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  650 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,553
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This page was last updated on 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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