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

-0.25 (-8.90 %)
(As of 03/29/2020 03:11 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $2.56
50-Day Range
MA: $4.13
52-Week Range
Now: $2.56
Volume1.16 million shs
Average Volume2.32 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.85 billion
P/E Ratio25.60
Dividend Yield3.32%
Ultrapar Participações S.A. engages in the gas distribution, fuel distribution, chemicals, storage, and drugstores businesses primarily in Brazil, Mexico, Uruguay, Venezuela, other Latin American countries, the United States, Canada, the Far East, Europe, and internationally. 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 7,218 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 North, Northeast, and Southeast regions of Brazil. Ultrapar Participações S.A. was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in São Paulo, Brazil.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Natural gas distribution



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$21.70 billion
Cash Flow$0.40 per share
Book Value$2.24 per share


Net Income$94.65 million


Outstanding Shares1,112,810,000
Market Cap$2.85 billion
Next Earnings Date5/21/2020 (Estimated)

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Ultrapar Participacoes (NYSE:UGP) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Ultrapar Participacoes' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Ultrapar Participacoes' stock was trading at $3.36 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, UGP stock has decreased by 23.8% and is now trading at $2.56. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Ultrapar Participacoes?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ultrapar Participacoes in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Ultrapar Participacoes.

When is Ultrapar Participacoes' next earnings date?

Ultrapar Participacoes is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 21st 2020. View our earnings forecast for Ultrapar Participacoes.

How were Ultrapar Participacoes' earnings last quarter?

Ultrapar Participacoes SA (NYSE:UGP) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 19th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.06) EPS for the quarter. The oil and gas company had revenue of $5.75 billion for the quarter. Ultrapar Participacoes had a return on equity of 4.04% and a net margin of 0.46%. View Ultrapar Participacoes' earnings history.

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

Ultrapar Participacoes declared a semi-annual dividend on Monday, February 24th. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.0546 per share on Monday, March 16th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.1%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 28th. This is a boost from Ultrapar Participacoes's previous semi-annual dividend of $0.04. View Ultrapar Participacoes' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for UGP?

9 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Ultrapar Participacoes' stock. Their forecasts range from $4.70 to $6.20. On average, they anticipate Ultrapar Participacoes' stock price to reach $5.53 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 115.8% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Ultrapar Participacoes.

Has Ultrapar Participacoes been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about UGP stock have trended positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Ultrapar Participacoes earned a daily sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutUltrapar Participacoes.

Are investors shorting Ultrapar Participacoes?

Ultrapar Participacoes saw a decline in short interest in the month of March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 4,203,800 shares, a decline of 8.0% from the February 27th total of 4,570,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,710,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.5 days. Currently, 0.5% of the company's stock are sold short. View Ultrapar Participacoes' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Ultrapar Participacoes' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Ultrapar Participacoes own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ultrapar Participacoes investors own include Bank of Hawaii (BOH), InterDigital Wireless (IDCC), Stag Industrial (STAG), Vale (VALE), Alibaba Group (BABA), Banco Bradesco (BBD), Chevron (CVX), Embraer (ERJ), Ford Motor (F) and Gerdau (GGB).

Who are Ultrapar Participacoes' key executives?

Ultrapar Participacoes' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Frederico C. Pinheiro Fleury Curado, CEO & Member of the Exec. Board (Age 58)
  • Mr. André Pires de Oliveira Dias, Chief Financial & Investor Relations Officer and Member of Exec. Board (Age 52)
  • Mr. Joao Benjamin Parolin, Member of the Exec. Board & CEO of Oxiteno (Age 61)
  • Mr. Ricardo Isaac Catran, CEO of Ultracargo & Member of the Exec. Board (Age 64)
  • Rodrigo de Almeida Pizzinatto, CEO of Extrafarma & Member of Exec. Board (Age 42)

What is Ultrapar Participacoes' stock symbol?

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

Who are Ultrapar Participacoes' major shareholders?

Ultrapar Participacoes' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.85%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.28%), State Street Corp (0.26%), AMS Capital Ltda (0.13%), SPX Equities Gestao de Recursos Ltda (0.05%) and Exane Derivatives (0.04%).

Which institutional investors are selling Ultrapar Participacoes stock?

UGP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AMS Capital Ltda, AQR Capital Management LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Capital Innovations LLC, State Street Corp, Daiwa Securities Group Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., and World Asset Management Inc.

Which institutional investors are buying Ultrapar Participacoes stock?

UGP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of America Corp DE, Renaissance Technologies LLC, SPX Equities Gestao de Recursos Ltda, Pendal Group Ltd, Pinebridge Investments L.P., Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria S.A., and Quadrant Capital Group LLC.

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Ultrapar Participacoes' stock price today?

One share of UGP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.56.

How big of a company is Ultrapar Participacoes?

Ultrapar Participacoes has a market capitalization of $2.85 billion and generates $21.70 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $94.65 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.15 on an earnings per share basis. Ultrapar Participacoes employs 17,034 workers across the globe. View additional information about Ultrapar Participacoes.

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:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  275 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  315 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  590
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 3/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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