Press coverage about Universal Logistics (NASDAQ:ULH) has been trending positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Universal Logistics earned a media sentiment score of 0.32 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the transportation company an impact score of 44.5366620372504 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.

Shares of Universal Logistics (NASDAQ:ULH) opened at $23.90 on Tuesday. The company has a market cap of $678.55, a price-to-earnings ratio of 103.91 and a beta of 1.58. Universal Logistics has a one year low of $11.65 and a one year high of $25.65. The company has a quick ratio of 1.10, a current ratio of 1.10 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.40.

A number of research firms have commented on ULH. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Universal Logistics from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, December 28th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Universal Logistics from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, December 1st. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Universal Logistics from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 10th. Finally, Citigroup upped their target price on shares of Universal Logistics from $14.00 to $22.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a report on Friday, October 6th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $23.00.

In related news, Director H.E. Wolfe sold 17,500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Sunday, November 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $22.00, for a total transaction of $385,000.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 35,065 shares in the company, valued at approximately $771,430. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. 71.00% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

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Universal Logistics Company Profile

Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc, formerly Universal Truckload Services, Inc, is an asset-light provider of customized transportation and logistics solutions across the United States, Mexico, Canada and Colombia. The Company operates through two segments: the transportation segment and the logistics segment.

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