Goldman Sachs Group Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Universal Logistics Holdings Inc (NYSE:ULH) during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund acquired 15,691 shares of the transportation company’s stock, valued at approximately $225,000. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. owned 0.06% of Universal Logistics Holdings at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. FMR LLC raised its stake in Universal Logistics Holdings by 3.1% in the first quarter. FMR LLC now owns 2,112,726 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $30,318,000 after buying an additional 63,307 shares during the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in Universal Logistics Holdings by 1.4% in the first quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 400,299 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $5,744,000 after buying an additional 5,490 shares during the last quarter. State Street Corp raised its stake in Universal Logistics Holdings by 2.0% in the fourth quarter. State Street Corp now owns 114,921 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $1,882,000 after buying an additional 2,225 shares during the last quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp raised its stake in Universal Logistics Holdings by 2.4% in the first quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 106,818 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $1,533,000 after buying an additional 2,495 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. acquired a new stake in Universal Logistics Holdings during the first quarter worth approximately $1,277,000.

Universal Logistics Holdings Inc (ULH) traded down 0.32% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $15.45. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 957 shares. The company has a market cap of $439.43 million and a P/E ratio of 29.71. Universal Logistics Holdings Inc has a 12-month low of $11.09 and a 12-month high of $17.70. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $14.58 and its 200-day moving average is $14.01.

Universal Logistics Holdings (NYSE:ULH) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. The transportation company reported $0.10 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.09 by $0.01. Universal Logistics Holdings had a net margin of 0.90% and a return on equity of 7.26%. The business had revenue of $305.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $302.10 million. Analysts predict that Universal Logistics Holdings Inc will post $0.70 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, August 17th. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 7th were issued a $0.07 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, August 3rd. This represents a $0.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.81%.

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A number of research firms have commented on ULH. Zacks Investment Research raised Universal Logistics Holdings from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, August 11th. Stifel Nicolaus raised Universal Logistics Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $17.00 target price for the company in a report on Monday, July 31st.

About Universal Logistics Holdings

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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Universal Logistics Holdings (NYSE:ULH)

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