Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc. provides transportation and logistics solutions in the United States, Mexico, Canada, and Colombia. More Details
Reasonable growth potential with imperfect balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Universal Logistics Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ULH's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ULH underperformed the US Transportation industry which returned 17.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ULH underperformed the US Market which returned 12.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Universal Logistics Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StDoes Universal Logistics Holdings' (NASDAQ:ULH) Share Price Gain of 19% Match Its Business Performance?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StAt US$20.74, Is It Time To Put Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULH) On Your Watch List?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StShould You Use Universal Logistics Holdings's (NASDAQ:ULH) Statutory Earnings To Analyse It?
Is Universal Logistics Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: ULH ($21.25) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($6.98)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ULH is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ULH is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.2x) compared to the US Transportation industry average (27.4x).
PE vs Market: ULH is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.2x) compared to the US market (18.2x).
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's PB Ratio (2.6x) is in line with the US Transportation industry average.
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 (78.7% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: ULH's earnings (78.7% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (23.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ULH's revenue (10.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ULH's revenue (10.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if ULH's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Universal Logistics Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ULH has a large one-off loss of $26.7M impacting its July 4 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: ULH's current net profit margins (1.3%) are lower than last year (3.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ULH's earnings have grown by 3.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ULH's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ULH had negative earnings growth (-68.8%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Transportation industry average (-16.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ULH's Return on Equity (8.6%) is considered low.
How is Universal Logistics Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ULH's short term assets ($241.9M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($269.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: ULH's short term assets ($241.9M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($477.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ULH's debt to equity ratio (186.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ULH's debt to equity ratio has increased from 149.2% to 186.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ULH's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (35.8%).
Interest Coverage: ULH's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.2x coverage).
What is Universal Logistics Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ULH's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ULH's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ULH's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ULH's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: ULH is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of ULH's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Tim Phillips (54 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, President & Director||0.67yr||no data||0.29% |
|Independent Director||2.42yrs||US$28.40k||no data|
|Independent Director||15.83yrs||US$44.20k||0.019% |
|Independent Director||11.17yrs||US$34.40k||no data|
|Independent Director||7.42yrs||US$28.40k||no data|
|Independent Director||6.25yrs||US$28.40k||0.093% |
|Independent Director||4.17yrs||US$39.20k||no data|
|Director||0.42yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: ULH's board of directors are considered experienced (6.8 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc.'s company bio, 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$571.891m
- Shares outstanding: 26.92m
- Website: https://www.universallogistics.com
Number of Employees
- Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc.
- 12755 East Nine Mile Road
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ULH||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Feb 2005|
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-ha ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/21 06:38|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/18 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.