An opportunity in Universal Logistics Holding?

Author: Ruban
Sector: Transportation & Logistics
Industry: Industrials

Universal Logistics Holdings Inc is a provider of customised transportation logistics solutions in the United States, Mexico, Canada, Colombia. Its transportation services include dry van, flatbed, heavy haul refrigerated shuttle switching operations.

The company reported total revenue of $1,461.7 thousand for the year ending 2018, which is 20.1% increase, compared to the operating revenue of $1,216.7 thousand for the year ending 2017.

The company generates revenue by providing five different logistics services namely, Truckload services, Brokerage services, Intermodal services, Dedicated services and Value-added services, with each contributing 21.5%, 25.1%, 17.2% 8.3% and 27.9% respectively for the year ending 2018.

The company incurred 94.3% of the total revenue as the operating expense for the year ending 2018, which is better than the total operating expense of 97.9% of the total revenue for the year ending 2017.

Net income as a percentage of total revenue is 3.6% for 2018, which is better than 2.3% and 2.3% for the year ending 2017 and 2016 respectively. The company ended 2018 with cash and cash equivalents of $5,727,000 compared to $1,672,000 for the year ending 2017.

Total assets of the company stand at $843,147,000 for the year ending 2018 which is around 38% more than what it was last year. Total long term liabilities of the company increased to $412,679,000 which is approximately 70% more than what it was for the year ending 2017.

Total earnings per common share for the year ending 2018 was $1.84 compared to $0.99 for the year ending 2017.

The company is expected to report its Q1 2019 revenue in late April. And its current stock price,$19.68, is around 48% less than 52 week's high of $37.67, indicating potential growth opportunity for this stock from its current price.


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