ULH Stock Overview
Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc. provides transportation and logistics solutions in the United States, Mexico, Canada, and Colombia.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$18.59|
|52 Week High||US$27.95|
|52 Week Low||US$18.21|
|1 Month Change||-11.81%|
|3 Month Change||-15.69%|
|1 Year Change||-16.34%|
|3 Year Change||-13.09%|
|5 Year Change||27.77%|
|Change since IPO||-17.38%|
Recent News & Updates
Universal Logistics Holdings (NASDAQ:ULH) Will Pay A Dividend Of US$0.10
The board of Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc. ( NASDAQ:ULH ) has announced that it will pay a dividend of US$0.10 per...
|ULH||US Transportation||US Market|
Return vs Industry: ULH underperformed the US Transportation industry which returned 14.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ULH underperformed the US Market which returned 21.3% over the past year.
|ULH Average Weekly Movement||4.2%|
|Transportation Industry Average Movement||6.2%|
|Market Average Movement||6.0%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||15.0%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||2.3%|
Stable Share Price: ULH is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ULH's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc. provides transportation and logistics solutions in the United States, Mexico, Canada, and Colombia. It offers truckload services, which include dry van, flatbed, heavy-haul, and refrigerated operations; domestic and international freight forwarding, and customs brokerage services; and final mile and ground expedite services. The company transports various commodities comprising automotive parts, machinery, building materials, paper, food, consumer goods, furniture, steel, and other metals.
Universal Logistics Holdings Fundamentals Summary
|ULH fundamental statistics|
Is ULH overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|ULH income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$1.40b|
Last Reported Earnings
Oct 02, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||2.74|
|Net Profit Margin||4.42%|
How did ULH perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
2.3%Current Dividend Yield
Does ULH pay a reliable dividends?See ULH dividend history and benchmarks
|Universal Logistics Holdings dividend dates|
|Ex Dividend Date||Dec 03 2021|
|Dividend Pay Date||Jan 04 2022|
|Days until Ex dividend||2 days|
|Days until Dividend pay date||34 days|
Does ULH pay a reliable dividends?See ULH dividend history and benchmarks
Is Universal Logistics Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: ULH ($19.07) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($130.6)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ULH is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ULH is good value based on its PE Ratio (7x) compared to the US Transportation industry average (17.7x).
PE vs Market: ULH is good value based on its PE Ratio (7x) compared to the US market (17.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ULH is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.4x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ULH is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.8x) compared to the US Transportation industry average (2.6x).
How is Universal Logistics Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ULH's forecast earnings growth (16.7% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: ULH's earnings (16.7% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (14.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: ULH's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: ULH's revenue (6.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (10.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ULH's revenue (6.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ULH's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (21.9%)
How has Universal Logistics Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ULH has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ULH's current net profit margins (4.4%) are higher than last year (2.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ULH's earnings have grown by 18.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ULH's earnings growth over the past year (82.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (18.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: ULH earnings growth over the past year (82.5%) exceeded the Transportation industry 54.7%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: Whilst ULH's Return on Equity (25.63%) is high, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.
How is Universal Logistics Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ULH's short term assets ($396.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($286.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: ULH's short term assets ($396.1M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($546.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ULH's net debt to equity ratio (146.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ULH's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 170.6% to 154.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ULH's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (17%).
Interest Coverage: ULH's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.2x coverage).
What is Universal Logistics Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: ULH's dividend (2.2%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.32%).
High Dividend: ULH's dividend (2.2%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.58%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: ULH's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: ULH's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (15.3%), ULH's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Tim Phillips (55 yo)
Mr. Tim Phillips has been Chief Executive Officer, President and Director at Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc. January 10, 2020. Mr. Phillips began his career with Universal, a leading asset-light provide...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Tim's total compensation ($USD2.07M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.71M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Tim's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Board: ULH's board of directors are considered experienced (8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc.
- Ticker: ULH
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1932
- Industry: Trucking
- Sector: Transportation
- Market Cap: US$500.433m
- Shares outstanding: 26.92m
- Website: https://www.universallogistics.com
Number of Employees
- Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc.
- 12755 East Nine Mile Road
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/12/01 00:05|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/11/30 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.