UGI Corporation distributes, stores, transports, and markets energy products and related services in the United States and internationally. More Details
Solid track record established dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has UGI's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: UGI is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: UGI's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Gas Utilities
1 Year Return
US Gas Utilities
Return vs Industry: UGI exceeded the US Gas Utilities industry which returned 4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: UGI underperformed the US Market which returned 55.3% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is UGI's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is UGI 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: UGI ($41.9) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($73.79)
Significantly Below Fair Value: UGI is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: UGI is good value based on its PE Ratio (14x) compared to the US Gas Utilities industry average (19.1x).
PE vs Market: UGI is good value based on its PE Ratio (14x) compared to the US market (22.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: UGI is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: UGI's PB Ratio (2x) is in line with the US Gas Utilities industry average.
How is UGI 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: UGI's forecast earnings growth (3.8% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: UGI's earnings (3.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (18.7% per year).
High Growth Earnings: UGI's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: UGI's revenue (4.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: UGI's revenue (4.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: UGI's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14%).
How has UGI performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: UGI has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: UGI's current net profit margins (9.6%) are higher than last year (5.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: UGI's earnings have grown by 3.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: UGI's earnings growth over the past year (54.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (3.2% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: UGI earnings growth over the past year (54.4%) exceeded the Gas Utilities industry 9.7%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: UGI's Return on Equity (14%) is considered low.
How is UGI's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: UGI's short term assets ($2.2B) exceed its short term liabilities ($2.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: UGI's short term assets ($2.2B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($8.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: UGI's debt to equity ratio (138%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: UGI's debt to equity ratio has increased from 112.9% to 138% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: UGI's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (18.5%).
Interest Coverage: UGI's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.9x coverage).
What is UGI current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: UGI's dividend (3.15%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.27%).
High Dividend: UGI's dividend (3.15%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.5%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: UGI's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: UGI's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (44.1%), UGI's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: UGI's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (44.8% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
John Walsh (65 yo)
Mr. John Lawrence Walsh, Jr. is a Director and President of UGI Corporation since 2005 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since 2013. Mr. Walsh serves as Executive Chairman at AmeriGas Propane, L.P. ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: John's total compensation ($USD7.50M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.40M).
Compensation vs Earnings: John's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: UGI's management team is considered experienced (2.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: UGI's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: UGI 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.
UGI Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: UGI Corporation
- Ticker: UGI
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1882
- Industry: Gas Utilities
- Sector: Utilities
- Market Cap: US$8.738b
- Shares outstanding: 208.55m
- Website: https://www.ugicorp.com
Number of Employees
- UGI Corporation
- 460 North Gulph Road
- King of Prussia
- United States
UGI Corporation distributes, stores, transports, and markets energy products and related services in the United States and internationally. The company operates through four segments: AmeriGas Propane, UGI...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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