NYSE:UGP - Ultrapar Participacoes Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$12.22 -0.29 (-2.32 %)
(As of 12/9/2018 02:52 PM ET)
Previous Close$12.22
Today's Range$12.16 - $12.68
52-Week Range$8.86 - $26.48
Volume1.15 million shs
Average Volume856,887 shs
Market Capitalization$6.80 billion
P/E Ratio13.43
Dividend Yield2.07%
Ultrapar Participações S.A. engages in gas distribution, fuel distribution, chemicals, storage, and drugstores businesses in Brazil, Mexico, United Stated, Uruguay, and Venezuela. The company's Gas Distribution segment distributes liquefied petroleum gas to residential, commercial, and industrial consumers, as well as independent dealers, primarily in the South, Southeast, and Northeast regions of Brazil. Its Fuel Distribution segment distributes and markets gasoline, ethanol, diesel, fuel oil, kerosene, natural gas for vehicles, and lubricants and related activities through a network of 8,005 Ipiranga service stations. The company's Chemicals segment produces ethylene oxide and its derivatives, as well as fatty alcohols, which are raw materials used in the home and personal care, agrochemical, paints, varnishes, and other industries. Its Storage segment operates liquid bulk terminals primarily in the Southeast and Northeast regions of Brazil. The company's Drugstores segment trades in pharmaceutical, hygiene, and beauty products through its own drugstore chain in the states of Amapá, Bahia, Ceará, Maranhão, Pará, Paraíba, Pernambuco, Piauí, Rio Grande do Norte, São Paulo, Sergipe, and Tocantins. Ultrapar Participações S.A. was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Natural gas distribution
Current SymbolNYSE:UGP
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.25
Current Ratio2.35
Quick Ratio1.88


Trailing P/E Ratio13.43
Forward P/E Ratio21.82
P/E Growth5.06

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$25.07 billion
Price / Sales0.27
Cash Flow$1.5567 per share
Price / Cash Flow7.85
Book Value$5.47 per share
Price / Book2.23


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.91
Net Income$493.07 million
Net Margins1.17%
Return on Equity10.78%
Return on Assets3.59%


Outstanding Shares556,410,000
Market Cap$6.80 billion

Ultrapar Participacoes (NYSE:UGP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ultrapar Participacoes' stock symbol?

Ultrapar Participacoes trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "UGP."

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

Ultrapar Participacoes declared a special dividend on Friday, August 3rd. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 13th will be given a dividend of $0.1491 per share on Thursday, August 30th. This represents a dividend yield of 4.54%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 10th. View Ultrapar Participacoes' Dividend History.

How were Ultrapar Participacoes' earnings last quarter?

Ultrapar Participacoes SA (NYSE:UGP) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 7th. The oil and gas company reported $0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The oil and gas company had revenue of $6.05 billion for the quarter. Ultrapar Participacoes had a net margin of 1.17% and a return on equity of 10.78%. View Ultrapar Participacoes' Earnings History.

When is Ultrapar Participacoes' next earnings date?

Ultrapar Participacoes is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ultrapar Participacoes.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ultrapar Participacoes?

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

Has Ultrapar Participacoes been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about UGP stock has been trending positive on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. 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 companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ultrapar Participacoes earned a news impact score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Ultrapar Participacoes' key competitors?

Who are Ultrapar Participacoes' key executives?

Ultrapar Participacoes' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Frederico C. Pinheiro Fleury Curado, CEO & Member of the Exec. Board (Age 57)
  • Mr. André Pires de Oliveira Dias, Chief Financial & Investor Relations Officer and Member of Exec. Board (Age 51)
  • Mr. Pedro Jorge Filho Filho, Officer & Member of the Exec. Board (Age 64)
  • Mr. Joao Benjamin Parolin, Member of the Exec. Board & CEO of Oxiteno (Age 60)
  • Mr. Ricardo Isaac Catran, Officer & Member of the Exec. Board (Age 63)

Who are Ultrapar Participacoes' major shareholders?

Ultrapar Participacoes' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Standard Life Aberdeen plc (0.65%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.64%), Genesis Asset Managers LLP (0.51%), BlackRock Inc. (0.37%), Morgan Stanley (0.20%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.10%).

Which institutional investors are selling Ultrapar Participacoes stock?

UGP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Standard Life Aberdeen plc, BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Genesis Asset Managers LLP, Advisors Asset Management Inc., Credit Suisse AG and Banco de Sabadell S.A.

Which institutional investors are buying Ultrapar Participacoes stock?

UGP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Flossbach Von Storch AG, Aperio Group LLC, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd and Marshall Wace LLP.

How do I buy shares of Ultrapar Participacoes?

Shares of UGP 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 Ultrapar Participacoes' stock price today?

One share of UGP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.22.

How big of a company is Ultrapar Participacoes?

Ultrapar Participacoes has a market capitalization of $6.80 billion and generates $25.07 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $493.07 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.91 on an earnings per share basis. Ultrapar Participacoes employs 16,448 workers across the globe.

What is Ultrapar Participacoes' official website?

The official website for Ultrapar Participacoes is http://www.ultra.com.br.

How can I contact Ultrapar Participacoes?

Ultrapar Participacoes' mailing address is AV. BRIGADEIRO LUIS ANTONIO 1343 9 ANDAR, SAO PAULO D5, 10019. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 55-11-3177-3820 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Ultrapar Participacoes (NYSE UGP)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  187 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  186 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  373
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ultrapar Participacoes and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe UGP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe UGP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/9/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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