FY2025 EPS Estimates for Universal Display Co. (NASDAQ:OLED) Increased by Analyst

Universal Display Co. (NASDAQ:OLEDFree Report) – Stock analysts at Zacks Research upped their FY2025 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Universal Display in a report released on Tuesday, April 30th. Zacks Research analyst R. Department now expects that the semiconductor company will post earnings of $5.36 per share for the year, up from their prior forecast of $5.35. The consensus estimate for Universal Display’s current full-year earnings is $4.72 per share. Zacks Research also issued estimates for Universal Display’s Q1 2026 earnings at $1.40 EPS.

Universal Display (NASDAQ:OLEDGet Free Report) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 22nd. The semiconductor company reported $1.29 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.18 by $0.11. The company had revenue of $158.32 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $161.08 million. Universal Display had a return on equity of 14.85% and a net margin of 35.22%. Universal Display’s revenue was down 6.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.36 EPS.

Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Citigroup reissued a “neutral” rating and set a $180.00 price objective (up from $161.00) on shares of Universal Display in a research note on Friday, January 19th. Oppenheimer restated an “outperform” rating and set a $200.00 price target (down from $210.00) on shares of Universal Display in a research note on Friday, February 23rd. Needham & Company LLC reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $198.00 price objective on shares of Universal Display in a research note on Tuesday, March 26th. Finally, TD Cowen increased their target price on shares of Universal Display from $165.00 to $210.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Friday, February 23rd. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. According to data from MarketBeat.com, the company presently has an average rating of “Moderate Buy” and an average target price of $199.86.

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Universal Display Trading Up 2.4 %

Shares of NASDAQ:OLED opened at $156.32 on Thursday. The firm has a market cap of $7.42 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 36.87, a PEG ratio of 1.72 and a beta of 1.44. Universal Display has a 12-month low of $125.98 and a 12-month high of $194.84. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $163.92 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $169.04.

Institutional Inflows and Outflows

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. purchased a new position in Universal Display in the 4th quarter valued at about $25,000. Orion Capital Management LLC purchased a new position in Universal Display in the third quarter valued at about $31,000. Principal Securities Inc. acquired a new stake in Universal Display during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $34,000. Tsfg LLC purchased a new stake in Universal Display during the 1st quarter worth approximately $34,000. Finally, University of Texas Texas AM Investment Managment Co. purchased a new stake in Universal Display during the 4th quarter worth approximately $35,000. 78.19% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Universal Display Increases Dividend

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, March 29th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 15th were paid a dividend of $0.40 per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, March 14th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.02%. This is a positive change from Universal Display’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.35. Universal Display’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 37.74%.

Universal Display Company Profile

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Universal Display Corporation engages in the research, development, and commercialization of organic light emitting diode (OLED) technologies and materials for use in display and solid-state lighting applications in the United States and internationally. The company offers PHOLED technologies and materials for displays and lighting products under the UniversalPHOLED brand.

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