Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance (ULTA) : Engineers Gate Manager Lp scooped up 2,040 additional shares in Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 11, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 27,916 shares of Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance which is valued at $7,447,989.Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance makes up approximately 0.51% of Engineers Gate Manager Lp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Tredje Ap-fonden boosted its stake in ULTA in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,100 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,400 shares of Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance which is valued at $373,520. Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance makes up approx 0.02% of Tredje Ap-fonden’s portfolio.Ridgeworth Capital Management reduced its stake in ULTA by selling 991 shares or 1.82% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 53,421 shares of ULTA which is valued at $14,014,999. Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance makes up approx 0.12% of Ridgeworth Capital Management’s portfolio.Bb&t Securities reduced its stake in ULTA by selling 122 shares or 8.71% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,279 shares of ULTA which is valued at $335,546. Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance makes up approx 0.01% of Bb&t Securities’s portfolio. Gabelli Funds added ULTA to its portfolio by purchasing 5,400 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $1,416,690. Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance makes up approx 0.01% of Gabelli Funds’s portfolio.
Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance opened for trading at $272.95 and hit $276.225 on the upside on Tuesday, eventually ending the session at $275.89, with a gain of 1.92% or 5.19 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 8,35,090 shares. Company has a market cap of $17,231 M.
On the company’s financial health, Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance reported $1.45 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.16 according to the earnings call on May 26, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.29. The company had revenue of $1074.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1030.55 million. The company’s revenue was up 23.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.04 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance. Company shares were Reiterated by Piper Jaffray on Aug 22, 2016 to “Overweight”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 290 from a previous price target of $250 .Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance was Resumed by Stifel to “Hold” on Jul 12, 2016. Company shares were Reiterated by Telsey Advisory Group on May 27, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 265 from a previous price target of $215 .
Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance Inc. (Ulta) is a beauty retailer. The Company provides salon products and salon services in the United States. It offers a combination of more than 20000 prestige and mass beauty products. As of January 31 2015 it operated 774 stores in 47 states. The Company offers products in the categories including cosmetics which includes products for the face eyes cheeks lips and nails; haircare which includes shampoos conditioners styling products and hair accessories; salon styling tools which includes hair dryers curling irons and flat irons; skincare and bath and body which includes products for the face hands and body; fragrance; nail polish and nail care products; men’s skincare haircare and fragrance products; private label consisting of Ulta branded cosmetics skincare bath and body products and haircare and other health and beauty products.