Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. (NYSE: UGP), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 13.52 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. is 24.61 (with a change from open of 0.00%), this in conjunction with a target price of 24. Volume today has so far reached 0, with an average volume of about 576.59. The GAP for this stock, is 0.00%.
The P/E ratio is 27.93, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 25.37. The current EPS for Ultrapar Participacoes S.A., is 0.88, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 4.40%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 18.66%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Ultrapar Participacoes S.A., EPS is looking like it will grow 14.79% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 12.25%. Quarter over quarter is -4.50% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is -4.10%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 12.40%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 9.70%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 26.80% and institutional ownership is 4.60%. Shares outstanding is 549.36, while shares float is at a value of 393.71. Float short for Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. is 0.47% and the short ratio is 3.24.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.92, while the total debt/equity comes to 1.26. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 2.3, and the quick ratio is 1.8. The most recent gross margin is 9.10% and their operating margin is 3.90%. The profit margin is 2.00%.
Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. has seen returns on assets of 7.00%, and on investment, 12.10%. Return on equity is 18.10%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 2.28. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 0.57, with Price/book ratio coming to 4.87 and Price/cash is 9.15, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 113.52.
The simple moving averages are 5.15% and 12.19% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -0.69% and the 52 week low is 33.90%.
Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. has a dividend yield of 2.32%, with a current price of 24.61. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 46.70%. This is in an industry, Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Basic Materials. Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. is based in Brazil.
Performance in the Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry means that Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. has seen performance for the past week of 5.49%, with performance for the month coming to 5.35%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 10.71%, and for the half year the performance is 12.53%. Volatility for this week is 1.58% and for the month this is 1.64%.
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