UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI)went up by 0.92% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $59.31 and move down -20.67%, while UGI stocks collected +2.35% of gains with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 09/05/19 that UGI Corporation Elects Two Directors; Announces Board Succession Plan
UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI) Worth an Investment?
UGI Corporation (NYSE: UGI) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 25.80 times of increase in earnings at the present.
UGI Market Performance
UGI stocks went up by 2.35% for the week, with the monthly jump of 3.87% and a quarterly performance of -7.21%, while its annual performance rate touched -8.29%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 2.23% for UGI stocks with the simple moving average of -7.68% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for UGI stocks, with Jefferies repeating the rating for UGI shares by setting it to “Buy”. The predicted price for UGI socks in the upcoming period according to Jefferies is $48 based on the research report published on April 5, 2019.
BofA/Merrill, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see UGI stock at the price of $58. The rating they have provided for UGI stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on April 3, 2019.
UBS gave “ Buy” rating to UGI stocks, setting the target price at $63 in the report published on February 25, 2019.
UGI Stocks -1.53% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought UGI to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, UGI Corporation was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -17.13% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 2.00%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 1.70%, while the shares surge at the distance of +4.46% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -7.84% lower at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, UGI went up by +2.35%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -13.35% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $48.18. In addition, UGI Corporation saw -7.87% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.
UGI Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at UGI Corporation (UGI), starting from Bort M Shawn, who sold 25,500 shares at the price of $52.97 back on Jun 14. After this action, Rushing now owns 14,345 shares of UGI Corporation, valued at $1,350,653 with the latest closing price.
POL ANNE, the Director of UGI Corporation, sold 4,329 shares at the value of $52.90 during a trade that took place back on Jun 12, which means that POL ANNE is holding 5,531 shares at the value of $229,004 based on the most recent closing price.
UGI Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +12.55 for the present operating margin and +38.84 for gross margin. The net margin for UGI Corporation stands at +9.39. Total capital return value is set at 11.32, while invested capital returns managed to touch 9.59. Equity return holds the value 8.80%, with 2.70% for asset returns.
Based on UGI Corporation (UGI), the company’s capital structure generated 124.69 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 55.49. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 38.31 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 112.63 and long-term debt to capital is 50.13.
EBITDA value lies at +156.60 M with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 3.24. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 1.66 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.32. The receivables turnover for UGI Corporation is 10.89 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.65. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.09.