An Analysis Of UBS Group AG (UBS) Stock

view original post

UBS Group AG (NYSE:UBS) has a beta value of 1.18 and has seen 1.57 million shares traded in the recent trading session. The company, currently valued at $58.99B, closed the recent trade at $16.15 per share which meant it gained $0.19 on the day or 1.19% during that session. The UBS stock price is -6.5% off its 52-week high price of $17.20 and 34.06% above the 52-week low of $10.65. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 2.5 million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 1.96 million shares.

The consensus among analysts is that UBS Group AG (UBS) is an Overweight stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 1.50. 1 analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while 1 rate it as Overweight. 7 out of 23 have rated it as a Hold, with 14 advising it as a Buy. 0 have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is $0.31.

3 Tiny Stocks Primed to Explode The world’s greatest investor — Warren Buffett — has a simple formula for making big money in the markets. He buys up valuable assets when they are very cheap. For stock market investors that means buying up cheap small cap stocks like these with huge upside potential.

We’ve set up an alert service to help smart investors take full advantage of the small cap stocks primed for big returns.

Click here for full details and to join for free


Sporting 1.19% in the green today, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Tuesday, 09/28/21 when the UBS stock price touched $16.15 or saw a rise of 0.31%. Year-to-date, UBS Group AG shares have moved 14.26%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change 4.52%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of UBS Group AG (NYSE:UBS) have changed -5.56%. Short interest in the company has seen 7.27 million shares shorted with days to cover at 3.03.

Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $19.14, which means that the shares’ value could jump 15.62% from the levels at last check today. The projected low price target is $15.71 while the price target rests at a high of $22.76. In that case, then, we find that the latest price level in today’s session is -40.93% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock lose 2.72% from the levels at last check today.

UBS Group AG (UBS) estimates and forecasts

Figures show that UBS Group AG shares have underperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have gained 3.49% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of 2.23%, compared to 30.40% for the industry. Other than that, the company has, however, increased its growth outlook for the 2021 fiscal year revenue. Growth estimates for the current quarter are -44.60% and -19.60% for the next quarter. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be 6.20%.

1 have an estimated revenue figure of $8.12 billion for the next quarter concluding in Dec 2021.

If we evaluate the company’s growth over the last 5-year and for the next 5-year period, we find that annual earnings growth was 1.50% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2021 is a modest 54.80% while over the next 5 years, the company’s earnings are expected to increase by 5.92%.

UBS Dividends

UBS Group AG is expected to release its next earnings report in October this year, and investors are excited at the prospect of better dividends despite the company’s debt issue. The forward dividend is 0.37 at a share yield of 2.32%. The company’s dividend yield has gone up over the past 12 months, with a 5 Year Average Dividend Yield of 4.20%.

UBS Group AG (NYSE:UBS)’s Major holders

Insiders own 0.05% of the company shares, while shares held by institutions stand at 54.71% with a share float percentage of 54.73%. Investors are also buoyed by the number of investors in a company, with UBS Group AG having a total of 872 institutions that hold shares in the company. The top two institutional holders are Norges Bank Investment Management with over 171.14 million shares worth more than $2.42 billion. As of Dec 30, 2020, Norges Bank Investment Management held 4.43% of shares outstanding.

The other major institutional holder is Massachusetts Financial Services Co., with the holding of over 131.49 million shares as of Mar 30, 2021. The firm’s total holdings are worth over $2.04 billion and represent 3.41% of shares outstanding.

>> 7 Top Picks for the Post-Pandemic Economy <<

Also the top two Mutual Funds that are holding company’s shares are Dodge & Cox International Stock Fund and Vanguard International Stock Index-Total Intl Stock Indx. As of Mar 30, 2021, the former fund manager holds about 1.94% shares in the company for having 74.68 million shares of worth $1.16 billion while later fund manager owns 41.81 million shares of worth $639.28 million as of Apr 29, 2021, which makes it owner of about 1.08% of company’s outstanding stock.