NASDAQ:UPL - Ultra Petroleum Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$1.45 +0.04 (+2.84 %)
(As of 10/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$1.45
Today's Range$1.37 - $1.47
52-Week Range$0.82 - $10.18
Volume2.13 million shs
Average Volume5.24 million shs
Market Capitalization$285.73 million
P/E Ratio0.71
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.63
Ultra Petroleum Corp., an independent oil and gas company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, operation, and production of oil and natural gas properties. Its principal business activities are developing its natural gas reserves in the Green River Basin of southwest Wyoming—the Pinedale and Jonah fields; and its oil reserves in the Uinta Basin in northeast Utah. As of December 31, 2017, the company owned interests in approximately 112,000 gross acres in Wyoming. It also owns approximately 8,000 net acres in the Uinta Basin in Utah. The company was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorOils/Energy
SymbolNASDAQ:UPL
CUSIPN/A
Phone281-876-0120

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio-1.95
Current Ratio0.50
Quick Ratio0.43

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio0.71
Forward P/E Ratio1.99
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$891.87 million
Price / Sales0.32
Cash Flow$2.5439 per share
Price / Cash0.57
Book Value($5.88) per share
Price / Book-0.25

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.03
Net Income$177.14 million
Net Margins-23.49%
Return on Equity-21.81%
Return on Assets15.23%

Miscellaneous

Employees166
Outstanding Shares197,050,000
Market Cap$285.73 million

Ultra Petroleum (NASDAQ:UPL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ultra Petroleum's stock symbol?

Ultra Petroleum trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "UPL."

How were Ultra Petroleum's earnings last quarter?

Ultra Petroleum Corp (NASDAQ:UPL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 9th. The company reported $0.17 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $190.14 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $202.80 million. Ultra Petroleum had a negative return on equity of 21.81% and a negative net margin of 23.49%. View Ultra Petroleum's Earnings History.

When is Ultra Petroleum's next earnings date?

Ultra Petroleum is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Ultra Petroleum.

What price target have analysts set for UPL?

3 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Ultra Petroleum's stock. Their forecasts range from $1.00 to $1.00. On average, they expect Ultra Petroleum's share price to reach $1.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 31.0%. View Analyst Price Targets for Ultra Petroleum.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ultra Petroleum?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ultra Petroleum in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Ultra Petroleum.

Are investors shorting Ultra Petroleum?

Ultra Petroleum saw a decline in short interest in the month of September. As of September 28th, there was short interest totalling 27,499,724 shares, a decline of 25.4% from the September 14th total of 36,887,096 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 6,177,714 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.5 days. Approximately 14.2% of the company's shares are sold short. View Ultra Petroleum's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Ultra Petroleum's key competitors?

Who are Ultra Petroleum's key executives?

Ultra Petroleum's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. C. Bradley Johnson, Interim CEO & Director (Age 46)
  • Mr. Garland R. Shaw, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Garrett B. Smith, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 46)
  • Mr. A. Kent Rogers, VP of Drilling & Completions (Age 61)
  • Mr. J. Jay Stratton Jr., Chief Operating Officer

Who are Ultra Petroleum's major shareholders?

Ultra Petroleum's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include First Manhattan Co. (1.23%).

Which institutional investors are buying Ultra Petroleum stock?

UPL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Manhattan Co..

How do I buy shares of Ultra Petroleum?

Shares of UPL 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 Ultra Petroleum's stock price today?

One share of UPL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.45.

How big of a company is Ultra Petroleum?

Ultra Petroleum has a market capitalization of $285.73 million and generates $891.87 million in revenue each year. The company earns $177.14 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.03 on an earnings per share basis. Ultra Petroleum employs 166 workers across the globe.

What is Ultra Petroleum's official website?

The official website for Ultra Petroleum is http://www.ultrapetroleum.com.

How can I contact Ultra Petroleum?

Ultra Petroleum's mailing address is 400 North Sam Houston Parkway East Suite1200, Houston TX, 77060. The company can be reached via phone at 281-876-0120 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Ultra Petroleum (NASDAQ UPL)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  66 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  104 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  170
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ultra Petroleum and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe UPL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe UPL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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