Ultrapar Participacoes SA Company Profile (NYSE:UGP)

About Ultrapar Participacoes SA (UGP)

Ultrapar Participacoes SA logoUltrapar Participacoes SA is a Brazil-based company primarily engaged in the automotive fuel retail. The Company operates in five segments: Gas distribution (Ultragaz), which distributes liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) to residential, commercial and industrial consumers in the South, Southeast and Northeast regions of Brazil; Fuel distribution (Ipiranga), which operates the distribution and marketing of gasoline, ethanol, diesel, fuel oil, kerosene, natural gas for vehicles and lubricants, as well as provides related activities across the Brazilian territory; Chemicals (Oxiteno), which produces ethylene oxide, as well as its primary derivatives and fatty alcohols; Storage (Ultracargo), which operates liquid bulk terminals, primarily in the Southeast and Northeast regions of Brazil, and Drugstores (Extrafarma), which trades pharmaceutical, hygiene and beauty products through its drugstore chain in the states of Para and Piaui, among others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: UGP
  • CUSIP: N/A
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $22.74
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $21.62
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $21.25
  • 52-Week Range: $18.38 - $24.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.99
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.84
  • P/E Growth: 2.04
  • Market Cap: $12.57B
  • Outstanding Shares: 543,273,000
  • Beta: 1.26
  • Net Margins: 2.05%
  • Return on Equity: 18.78%
  • Return on Assets: 7.50%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.86%
  • Current Ratio: 2.68%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.99%

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Ultrapar Participacoes SA (NYSE:UGP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Ultrapar Participacoes SA (NYSE:UGP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/18/2016Citigroup IncUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
9/23/2015Goldman Sachs Group IncInitiated CoverageNeutralN/AView Rating Details
6/9/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$26.00N/AView Rating Details
5/7/2015HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 3/29/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Ultrapar Participacoes SA (NYSE:UGP)
Earnings by Quarter for Ultrapar Participacoes SA (NYSE:UGP)
Earnings History by Quarter for Ultrapar Participacoes SA (NYSE:UGP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/12/2016Q1$0.21$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2016Q4$0.20$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015$0.19$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015$0.19$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/2/2015$0.27$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2014$0.27$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Ultrapar Participacoes SA (NYSE:UGP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.89 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.06 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Ultrapar Participacoes SA (NYSE:UGP)
Most Recent Dividend:3/20/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.46
Dividend Yield:1.99%
Dividend Growth:-9.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:56.10% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
51.69% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
43.40% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Ultrapar Participacoes SA (NYSE:UGP)

Dividend History by Quarter for Ultrapar Participacoes SA (NYSE:UGP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Ultrapar Participacoes SA (NYSE:UGP)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Headline Trends for Ultrapar Participacoes SA (NYSE:UGP)
Latest Headlines for Ultrapar Participacoes SA (NYSE:UGP)
nasdaq.com logoUltrapar Participacoes SA (UGP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 02, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - March 2 at 8:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUltrapar - Earnings Release 4Q16
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 2:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo6:45 pm Ultrapar Participacoes reported Q4 results; approved dividend distribution of R$473 mln
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 2:57 AM
seekingalpha.com logoUltrapar Participacoes S.A. reports Q4 results
seekingalpha.com - February 22 at 6:16 PM
nasdaq.com logoAtmos Energy Corporation (ATO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 23, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - February 22 at 10:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPost Earnings Coverage as Marathon Petroleum's Q4 Results Outperformed Expectations
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 5:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazil's Ultrapar talks to buy Big Ben drugstore chain collapse -sources
finance.yahoo.com - December 28 at 11:05 PM
investorplace.com logoHottest Transportation Stocks Now - MARK DSX TOUR UGP ... - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - December 24 at 4:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUltrapar Participacoes (UGP): Moving Average Crossover Alert
finance.yahoo.com - December 23 at 11:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNew Strong Sell Stocks for December 14th
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 7:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUltrapar Participacoes upgraded by Citigroup
finance.yahoo.com - November 18 at 7:43 PM
nasdaq.com logoEnergy Sector Update for 11/17/2016: PBR,UGP,WNR,TSO,LEI - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 18 at 11:37 AM
investorplace.com logoBiggest Movers in Transportation Stocks Now - SINO DCIX PANL SB - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - November 17 at 12:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPetrobras nears Liquigás sale to Ultrapar -source
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 12:37 PM
nasdaq.com logoUltrapar Participacoes Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for UGP
www.nasdaq.com - November 11 at 11:15 AM
nasdaq.com logoUltrapar Participacoes Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for UGP - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 10 at 8:07 PM
forbes.com logoShares of UGP Now Oversold
www.forbes.com - November 10 at 1:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUltrapar - Earnings Release 3Q16
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 8:11 PM


Frequently Asked Questions for Ultrapar Participacoes SA (NYSE:UGP)

What is Ultrapar Participacoes SA's stock symbol?

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

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

Ultrapar Participacoes SA declared a special dividend on Friday, February 24th. Investors of record on Monday, March 6th will be given a dividend of $0.2849 per share on Monday, March 20th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 2nd.

How were Ultrapar Participacoes SA's earnings last quarter?

Ultrapar Participacoes SA (NYSE:UGP) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 12th. The company reported $0.21 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.21 by $0.01. Ultrapar Participacoes SA had a net margin of 2.05% and a return on equity of 18.78%.

When will Ultrapar Participacoes SA make its next earnings announcement?

Ultrapar Participacoes SA is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 10th 2016.

Are investors shorting Ultrapar Participacoes SA?

Ultrapar Participacoes SA saw a drop in short interest in February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totalling 995,645 shares, a drop of 39.4% from the January 31st total of 1,643,948 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 432,365 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.3 days.

Who owns Ultrapar Participacoes SA stock?

Ultrapar Participacoes SA's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK (0.73%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.57%), State Street Corp (0.15%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.09%), Ruffer LLP (0.09%) and Barings LLC (0.01%).

Who sold Ultrapar Participacoes SA stock? Who is selling Ultrapar Participacoes SA stock?

Ultrapar Participacoes SA's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Envestnet Asset Management Inc. and Franklin Resources Inc..

Who bought Ultrapar Participacoes SA stock? Who is buying Ultrapar Participacoes SA stock?

Ultrapar Participacoes SA's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK, Ruffer LLP, Janus Capital Management LLC, Empirical Finance LLC, State Street Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Koch Industries Inc. and DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main.

How do I buy Ultrapar Participacoes SA stock?

Shares of Ultrapar Participacoes SA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Ultrapar Participacoes SA stock cost?

One share of Ultrapar Participacoes SA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.15.

Ultrapar Participacoes SA (UGP) Chart for Wednesday, March, 29, 2017

This page was last updated on 3/29/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff