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DOW   38,996.39
QQQ   439.00
Pure Storage, Hormel Foods rise; WW International, First Advantage fall, Thursday, 2/29/2024
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DOW   38,996.39
QQQ   439.00
Pure Storage, Hormel Foods rise; WW International, First Advantage fall, Thursday, 2/29/2024
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NYSE:UGP

Ultrapar Participações (UGP) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$5.92
-0.28 (-4.51%)
(As of 02/29/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$5.83
$6.05
50-Day Range
$5.39
$6.33
52-Week Range
$2.41
$6.34
Volume
3.10 million shs
Average Volume
1.39 million shs
Market Capitalization
$6.61 billion
P/E Ratio
15.19
Dividend Yield
1.52%
Price Target
$4.13

Ultrapar Participações MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Reduce
1.80 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
30.2% Downside
$4.13 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.14% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.38mentions of Ultrapar Participações in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
14.29%
From $0.28 to $0.32 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

1.47 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

201st out of 236 stocks

Natural Gas Distribution Industry

10th out of 11 stocks


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About Ultrapar Participações Stock (NYSE:UGP)

Ultrapar Participações S.A., through its subsidiaries, operates in the energy and infrastructure business in Brazil. The company distributes liquefied petroleum gas to residential, commercial, and industrial consumers, in addition to renewable electricity and compressed natural gas. It also operates in the distribution and marketing of gasoline, ethanol, diesel, fuel oil, kerosene, natural gas for vehicles, and lubricants; and holds AmPm convenience stores and provides JetOil lubricant services. In addition, the company operates liquid bulk storage terminals. Further, it offers digital payments services, combining the abastece aí app and the loyalty program Km de Vantagens. It also exports its products and services to customers in Europe, Singapore, the United States, Canada, other Latin American countries, and internationally. The company was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in São Paulo, Brazil.

UGP Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/28/2024
Today
2/29/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/01/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Natural gas distribution
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
9,778
Year Founded
1937

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$4.13
High Stock Price Target
$5.30
Low Stock Price Target
$3.30
Potential Upside/Downside
-30.2%
Consensus Rating
Reduce
Rating Score (0-4)
1.80
Research Coverage
5 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$348.82 million
Pretax Margin
2.45%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$128.59 billion
Cash Flow
$0.50 per share
Book Value
$2.11 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
1,115,173,000
Free Float
1,095,100,000
Market Cap
$6.61 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.58

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Marcos Marinho Lutz (Age 55)
    CEO, Vice Chairman & Member of the Executive Board
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    CFO & Member of Executive Board
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    CEO of Ultragaz & Member of Executive Board
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    CEO of Ultracargo & Member of Executive Board
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UGP Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Ultrapar Participações stock right now?

5 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ultrapar Participações in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 4 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "reduce" UGP shares.
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What is Ultrapar Participações' stock price target for 2024?

5 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Ultrapar Participações' shares. Their UGP share price targets range from $3.30 to $5.30. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $4.13 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 30.2%.
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How have UGP shares performed in 2024?

Ultrapar Participações' stock was trading at $5.42 at the start of the year. Since then, UGP shares have increased by 9.3% and is now trading at $5.9250.
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Are investors shorting Ultrapar Participações?

Ultrapar Participações saw a drop in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,520,000 shares, a drop of 14.1% from the January 15th total of 1,770,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,350,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.1 days. Approximately 0.1% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is Ultrapar Participações' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2024.
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.

How were Ultrapar Participações' earnings last quarter?

Ultrapar Participações S.A. (NYSE:UGP) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 28th. The oil and gas company reported $0.20 earnings per share for the quarter. The oil and gas company had revenue of $6.75 billion for the quarter. Ultrapar Participações had a net margin of 1.69% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 17.15%.

How often does Ultrapar Participações pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ultrapar Participações?

Ultrapar Participações announced a semi-annual dividend on Thursday, August 10th. Investors of record on Monday, August 21st will be given a dividend of $0.0516 per share on Tuesday, September 5th. This represents a yield of 1.7%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 18th. This is a positive change from the stock's previous semi-annual dividend of $0.03.
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Is Ultrapar Participações a good dividend stock?

Ultrapar Participações (NYSE:UGP) pays an annual dividend of $0.09 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.48%. The dividend payout ratio is 23.08%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, UGP will have a dividend payout ratio of 28.13% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for UGP.

What ETF holds Ultrapar Participações' stock ?

iShares Emerging Markets Infrastructure ETF holds 289,233 shares of UGP stock, representing 4.90% of its portfolio.

What is Pedro Wongtschowski's approval rating as Ultrapar Participações' CEO?

2 employees have rated Ultrapar Participações Chief Executive Officer Pedro Wongtschowski on Glassdoor.com. Pedro Wongtschowski has an approval rating of 58% among the company's employees. This puts Pedro Wongtschowski in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Ultrapar Participações own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ultrapar Participações investors own include Bank of Hawaii (BOH), InterDigital (IDCC), STAG Industrial (STAG), Banco Bradesco (BBD), Itaú Unibanco (ITUB), General Electric (GE), Gerdau (GGB), Pfizer (PFE), Vale (VALE) and Ambev (ABEV).

Who are Ultrapar Participações' major shareholders?

Ultrapar Participações' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Northern Trust Corp (0.05%), Hsbc Holdings PLC (0.04%), Perpetual Ltd (0.03%), Legal & General Group Plc (0.02%), The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (0.02%) and Pinebridge Investments L.P. (0.02%).

How do I buy shares of Ultrapar Participações?

Shares of UGP stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:UGP) was last updated on 3/1/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff