Ulta Beauty Inc (ULTA) Shares Bought by KBC Group NV

Saturday, 06 Jan, 2018

1,811,790 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,520,000. The stock of Ulta Beauty, Inc. It was reported on Jan, 5 by Barchart.com. (NASDAQ:ULTA) for 4,344 shares.

Aviva Plc decreased Phillips 66 (PSX) stake by 1.39% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Moreover, Smith Moore & Co. has 0.23% invested in the company for 58,583 shares.

Hanson Doremus holds 8 shares. Tucows Inc now has $740.95M valuation. The stock decreased 0.78% or $1.91 during the last trading session, reaching $243.21. About 774,007 shares traded.

Ulta Beauty, Inc. operates as a beauty retailer in the United States. It has underperformed by 15.93% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in 2017 Q3. The stock has a market cap of $13,740.00, a P/E ratio of 28.60, a P/E/G ratio of 1.38 and a beta of 0.55. Sun Life Financial INC boosted its holdings in shares of Ulta Beauty by 4,655.6% in the 2nd quarter.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. First Fincl In invested in 184 shares. (NASDAQ:ULTA) to report earnings on March, 8.

Meiji Yasuda Life Commerce owns 0.11% invested in Ulta Beauty, Inc. After $1.70 actual earnings per share reported by Ulta Beauty, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 62.94% EPS growth. 1,760 were accumulated by Gam Holdings Ag. (NASDAQ:ULTA). Tennessee-based Proffitt And Goodson Inc has invested 0.31% in Ulta Beauty, Inc. Finally, QCM Cayman Ltd. purchased a new position in shares of Ulta Beauty in the 2nd quarter worth about $248,000. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Mngmt has invested 0.08% in Ulta Beauty, Inc. See Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) for 88,562 shares. Quantbot Technologies Lp who had been investing in Ulta Beauty Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $14.54 billion market cap company. (NASDAQ:ULTA). Zacks Management owns 6,103 shares. Riverhead Cap Mgmt Limited Company holds 1,937 shares. More interesting news about Ulta Beauty, Inc. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating, fourteen have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. Therefore 50% are positive. Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance Inc had 106 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Robert W. Baird now has a $265.0 target price per share on shares of Ulta Salon (NASDAQ:ULTA). The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Friday, August 25. Finally, Loop Capital set a $300.00 target price on shares of Ulta Beauty and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Sunday, December 3rd. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Hold" on Friday, May 26. Buckingham Research has "Buy" rating and $325 target. The rating was upgraded by Buckingham Research on Tuesday, December 19 to "Buy". As per Friday, March 11, the company rating was maintained by Nomura. The firm has "Market Perform" rating given on Thursday, October 22 by Wells Fargo.

Since October 12, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 0 sales for $24.97 million activity. The shares were bought at an average cost of $195.21 per share, with a total value of $24,965,211.69.

More notable recent Ulta Beauty, Inc. The company reported $2.24 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $2.14 by $0.11. TWTR's profit will be $44.39M for 99.67 P/E if the $0.06 EPS becomes a reality. Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance Inc has $350 highest and $155 lowest target. It offers private label products consisting of Ulta Beauty Collection branded cosmetics, skincare, and bath products.

Since September 14, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 selling transactions for $7.73 million activity. Comerica Savings Bank accumulated 39,592 shares. 30,926 are owned by Dana Invest Inc. Edgewell Pers Care Co was raised too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.05 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.15, from 0.64 in 2017Q2. 68 funds opened positions while 131 raised stakes. Citigroup reported 0.01% stake. (NYSE:BKU). Aperio Group Incorporated Ltd Llc has invested 0.01% in BankUnited, Inc. Laurel Grove Capital Limited Liability Corporation reported 33,425 shares. Edgewood Mngmt Limited Co owns 24,201 shares. Jpmorgan Chase & holds 1.67M shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. Liberty Mutual Asset Management reported 2,361 shares. Quantres Asset Management Limited holds 4,800 shares. Paloma accumulated 0.03% or 8,637 shares.

Auxier Asset Management, which manages about $647.08 million and $492.42M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Legg Mason Inc. Junto Capital Mgmt Limited Partnership holds 69,360 shares. The insider Kelley Thomas M. sold $2.31M. Therefore 57% are positive. Twitter had 201 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has "Equal-Weight" rating by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, October 10. The firm has "Hold" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Tuesday, November 3. As per Monday, August 22, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray. The rating was upgraded by Citigroup to "Neutral" on Monday, November 6. As per Friday, May 27, the company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets. Jefferies maintained Twitter, Inc. This rating was shown in a research report on 23 October. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, February 16 with "Outperform".