Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. (NYSE:UGP) went up by 3.25% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $3.12. The company’s stock price has collected 0.79% of gains in the last five trading sessions.
Is It Worth Investing in Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. (NYSE :UGP) Right Now?
Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. (NYSE:UGP) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 12.21 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for UGP is at 1.20.
UGP currently public float of 750.31M and currently shorts hold a 0.39% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of UGP was 1.48M shares.
UGP’s Market Performance
UGP stocks went up by 0.79% for the week, with a monthly jump of 4.53% and a quarterly performance of -5.22%, while its annual performance rate touched 3.29%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 3.22% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 3.58% for Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 4.29% for UGP stocks with a simple moving average of -0.19% for the last 200 days.
UGP Trading at 2.76% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought UGP to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -18.59% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 3.58%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 3.22%, as shares surge +3.25% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -2.68% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, UGP rose by +0.79%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -13.31% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $2.44. In addition, Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. saw 4.96% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Stock Fundamentals for UGP
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +1.20 for the present operating margin
- +4.47 for the gross margin
The net margin for Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. stands at +0.72. Equity return is now at value 16.50, with 4.40 for asset returns.
The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 2.01.