Trading Stats:

Ultra Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:UPL) opened its previous trading session at $8.28 later Inclining 3.79% to close its trade at a share price of $8.48.

During the trading day, the stock price fluctuated between $8.28 and $8.52.

The Stock traded with an actual day volume of 2.72 Million and average volume of 2.9 Million respectively.

The current market capitalization of Ultra Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:UPL) stands at 1.66 Billion.

The stock Hit its 1-year high of $13.60 on 04/13/17 and its 1-year low price of $7.37 on 11/03/16.

Valuation Measures:

Ultra Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:UPL) currently has a trailing P/E of 1.9 while its forward P/E according to Thomson Reuters is 4.74.

Price/Earnings to growth ratio for the company is 0.19 and the stock shows its Price/Sales (ttm) of 2.18.

Financial Highlights:

UPL’s fiscal year ends Dec 31, 2016 and the most recent quarter started on Jun 30, 2017.

Talking about profitability of the company, the profit margin percentage is 61.97% while its operating margin for the trailing twelve month is at 54.79%.

What does the Income statement say?

By having an overview of the Income statement for Ultra Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:UPL) the Revenue for the trailing twelve months is 763.81 Million.

  • Revenue per share is 7.25.
  • Quarterly Revenue growth year over year is 43.4 Percent. Gross Profit (ttm) is 525100.
  • EBITDA stands at 551.97 Million.
  • Diluted EPS for trailing twelve months is 4.46 and Quarterly Earnings Growth year over year is 3464 Percent.

According to Balance Sheet of UPL, Total cash on most recent quarter is 5.99 Million.

Total cash per share on the most recent quarter is 0.03. Total Debt is 2.02 Billion.

Shares Statistics:

The Average Volume for 10 days is 2.51 Million for Ultra Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:UPL). The total number of Outstanding Shares is 196.32 Million. Float is at 124.89 Million.

The stock shows a Short Ratio of 12.95 with the total number of Shares Short (Previous Month) of 21.19 Million.

The stock is currently moving with a Negative distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of about -18.53% and has no so good Year to Date (YTD) Performance of -30.03% which means the stock is constantly adding to its value from previous fiscal year end price.

The stock grew about -4.26% in the past 5 years; this positive value indicates that the stock constantly performed well in the previous years as well.

EPS History:

In the last reported quarter, Ultra Petroleum Corp. reported its Actual EPS (earnings per share) of $0.28/share where most of the analysts working on this stock were estimating the EPS to be $0.38/share.

So the company lags the analysts estimate by $-0.1/share showing a surprise of -26.3%.

What is the Fate of the Stock in the Future?

The Target Price for Ultra Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:UPL) is $15.5/share according to the consensus analysis of analysts working on the stock.

According to the analysts, Ultra Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:UPL) is expected to announce $0.44/share EPS for the current quarter.