Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ: ULTA), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 16.31 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Ulta Beauty, Inc. is 266.36 (with a change from open of 0.51%), this in conjunction with a target price of 324.95. Volume today has so far reached 282152, with an average volume of about 820.33. The GAP for this stock, is 2.95%.
The P/E ratio is 36.16, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 26.02. The current EPS for Ulta Beauty, Inc., is 7.12, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 30.90%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 0.96%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Ulta Beauty, Inc., EPS is looking like it will grow 18.92% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 20.11%. Quarter over quarter is 41.10% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 22.50%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 28.00%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 22.30%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 1.20% and institutional ownership is 92.60%. Shares outstanding is 63.35, while shares float is at a value of 58.93. Float short for Ulta Beauty, Inc. is 4.25% and the short ratio is 3.05.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0, while the total debt/equity comes to 0. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 2.9, and the quick ratio is 1.1. The most recent gross margin is 36.00% and their operating margin is 13.70%. The profit margin is 8.80%.
Ulta Beauty, Inc. has seen returns on assets of 17.60%, and on investment, 26.40%. Return on equity is 29.60%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 1.8. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 3.2, with Price/book ratio coming to 9.74 and Price/cash is 34.57, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 65.94.
The simple moving averages are -5.41% and -1.73% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -15.40% and the 52 week low is 18.31%.
Ulta Beauty, Inc. has a dividend yield of *TBA, with a current price of 266.36. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 0.00%. This is in an industry, Specialty Retail, Other, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Services. Ulta Beauty, Inc. is based in USA.
Performance in the Specialty Retail, Other industry means that Ulta Beauty, Inc. has seen performance for the past week of -5.80%, with performance for the month coming to -14.96%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of -9.30%, and for the half year the performance is 2.91%. Volatility for this week is 3.76% and for the month this is 2.53%.
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