UGI Corporation [UGI] stock prices are down -0.20% to $24.38 at the moment. It is a good measure of the stock’s recent performance to check whether the stock’s short-term value is rising or falling. The UGI shares have gain 2.48% over the last week, with a monthly amount glided 5.04%, and seem to be holding up well over a long-time horizon.
On 11, September 2023, UGI Corporation Elects Santiago Seage to Its Board of Directors. In a post published today on Yahoo Finance, UGI Corporation (NYSE: UGI) announced today that Santiago Seage was elected a director of UGI Corporation, effective September 18, 2023. Mr. Seage is the Chief Executive Officer of Atlantica Sustainable Infrastructure plc (NASDAQ: AY), a sustainable infrastructure company that owns a diversified portfolio of renewable energy, storage, efficient natural gas, electric transmission and water assets in North and South America, and certain markets in Europe, Middle East, and Africa. Mr. Seage joined Atlantica Sustainable Infrastructure as Chief Executive Officer in 2013.
From an analyst’s perspective:
UGI Corporation [NYSE: UGI] stock has seen the most recent analyst activity on August 28, 2023, when Wells Fargo upgraded its rating to a Overweight and also revised its price target to $27 from $28.
The stock price of UGI Corporation [UGI] has been fluctuating between $22.44 and $43.19 over the past year. Currently, Wall Street analysts expect the stock to reach $35.25 within the next 12 months. UGI Corporation [NYSE: UGI] shares were valued at $24.38 at the most recent close of the market. An investor can expect a potential return of 44.59% based on the average UGI price forecast.
Analyzing the UGI fundamentals
The most recent quarter, UGI Corporation [NYSE:UGI] reported sales of 1.66 billion, representing a drop of -18.40%. In the same period, the company’s revenue per employee was $2,152,128, whereas its income per employee was $228,298. Gross Margin for this corporation currently stands at +24.15% with Operating Margin at +4.43%, Pretax Margin comes in at +13.71%, and Net Margin reading is +10.61%. To continue investigating profitability, this company’s Return on Assets is posted at 6.26, Equity is 18.52, Total Capital is 3.42, and Invested Capital is 8.58. Taking a look at the Principal structure of this organization reveals enduring liabilities to the total capital at 54.87 and enduring liabilities to the whole assets at 41.97.
Before buying any particular stock, readers tend to pay close attention to the indicators that support and create resistance. The company’s stock is currently sitting at 23.98 points at the first support level, and at 23.58 for the second support level. However, for the 1st resistance point, the stock is sitting at 24.60, and for the 2nd resistance point, it is at 24.82.
UGI Corporation [UGI] reported earnings per share of $0 for its fiscal quarter that ended on 6/29/2023. Based on the Wall Street analysts’ estimates, the company was expected to report earnings of $0.02/share, meaning a difference of -$0.02 and a surprise factor of -100.00%. By comparison, the stated earnings for the previous quarter ended on 3/30/2023 were $1.68 per share as compared to estimates of $1.78 per share, a difference of -$0.1 representing a surprise of -5.60%.
Ratios To Look Out For
It’s worth pointing out that UGI Corporation [NYSE:UGI]’s Current Ratio is 1.00. Further, the Quick Ratio stands at 1.28, while the Cash Ratio is 0.19. Considering the valuation of this stock, the price to sales ratio is 0.69, the price to book ratio is 1.15.
Transactions by insiders
Recent insider trading involved Perreault Roger, President & CEO, that happened on May 24 when 3565.0 shares were purchased. Director, HERMANCE FRANK S completed a deal on Dec 01 to sell 12750.0 shares. Meanwhile, VP, Gen. Counsel & Secretary Gaudiosi Monica M sold 75000.0 shares on Nov 01.