On Jun 27, 2018 Ulta Beauty Inc (NASDAQ:ULTA) Shorts Rose By 2.11%

June 27, 2018 - By Sarah Harris

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During Q1 2018 the big money sentiment increased to 1.02. That’s change of 0.07, from 2017Q4’s 0.95. 63 investors sold all, 151 reduced holdings as Ulta Beauty, Inc. ratio improved. 144 rose positions while 75 funds bought positions. Funds hold 51.94 million shares thus 2.83% less from 2017Q4’s 53.45 million shares.
Cibc Asset Mngmt has invested 0.01% of its capital in Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA). Sustainable Growth Advisers Limited Partnership owns 2.62% invested in Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) for 1.08M shs. Arizona State Retirement reported 0.05% stake. California Employees Retirement Sys holds 0.05% or 159,384 shs. Chilton Invest Communication Limited Com accumulated 128,586 shs. Bluecrest Mngmt Limited stated it has 0.03% of its capital in Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA). Farmers & Merchants Invs invested in 0% or 22 shs. 23,288 were reported by Gotham Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Corp. Dimensional Fund Advisors Ltd Partnership holds 0.02% or 244,300 shs in its capital. Stephens Mngmt Gp Ltd has 148,470 shs. 2,661 are owned by Virtu Financial Limited Liability Company. Rnc Capital Ltd Liability Company has invested 0.02% in Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA). Citadel Advsr Ltd Com accumulated 151,522 shs or 0.02% of the stock. Moreover, Mackay Shields Ltd Liability Company has 0.01% invested in Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) for 9,826 shs. Chevy Chase Tru Inc owns 71,327 shs.

Ulta Beauty, Inc. registered $32.74 million net activity with 0 buys and 11 insider sales since April 5, 2018. On Friday, June 8 $149,963 worth of Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) was sold by WITTMAN VANESSA AMES. $685,057 worth of stock was sold by Nagler Lorna on Monday, April 16. Dillon Mary N also sold $3.37 million worth of Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) shs. On Tuesday, June 5 $100,976 worth of stock was sold by Halligan Catherine Ann. CHILDS JEFFREY J had sold 8,000 shs worth $2.01 million on Monday, June 11. On Monday, June 11 PHILIPPIN CHARLES J sold $12.55 million worth of Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) or 50,000 shs.

It was registered an increase on Ulta Beauty Inc (NASDAQ:ULTA)’s shorted shares with 2.11%. FINRA published in June ULTA’s total 2.41 million shorted shares. That’s 2.11% up from 2.36M shares. Previous ULTA’s position will need 2 days to recover. It has 1.11 million average volume. Ulta Beauty Inc float short is 4.16%.

ULTA is touching $238.12 during the last trading session, after decreased 0.26%.Currently Ulta Beauty, Inc. is downtrending after 14.33% change in last June 27, 2017. ULTA has also 193,938 shares volume. The stock underperformed the S&P500 by 26.90%.

Ulta Beauty, Inc. operates as a beauty retailer in the United States.The firm is worth $14.33 billion. The company??s stores provide cosmetics, fragrance, skincare, haircare, bath and body products, and salon styling tools, as well as others, including nail products and accessories.The P/E ratio is 24.78. It offers private label products consisting of Ulta Beauty Collection branded cosmetics, skincare, and bath products.

Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) Ratings Coverage

In total 19 analysts cover Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ:ULTA). “Buy” rating has 13, “Sell” are 0, while 6 are “Hold”. (NASDAQ:ULTA) has 68% bullish analysts. 31 are the (NASDAQ:ULTA)’s ratings reports on Jun 27, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. On Friday, June 1 the rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Market Perform”. On Tuesday, January 23 the rating was maintained by Buckingham Research with “Buy”. On Thursday, January 11 the rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with “Buy”. In Wednesday, January 3 report Wells Fargo upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating. On Friday, June 1 the company was maintained by Credit Suisse. On Thursday, March 15 Piper Jaffray maintained the shares of ULTA in report with “Hold” rating. The company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Friday, March 16. On Monday, March 19 Buckingham Research maintained Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) rating. Buckingham Research has “Buy” rating and $270.0 target. On Wednesday, May 30 Robert W. Baird maintained Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) rating. Robert W. Baird has “Outperform” rating and $290 target. On Friday, January 26 J.P. Morgan maintained Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) rating. J.P. Morgan has “Buy” rating and $300.0 target.

For more Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) news brought out briefly go to: Benzinga.com, Seekingalpha.com, Nasdaq.com, Investorplace.com or Investorplace.com. The titles are as follows: “Ulta Beauty Downgraded By Goldman Sachs As Loyalty Program Growth Slows” brought out on June 05, 2018, “Ulta Beauty: Fair Value For A Growing Retailer” on June 18, 2018, “New Research Coverage Highlights Monolithic Power, Ulta Beauty, Twenty-First Century Fox, Corium International …” with a publish date: June 11, 2018, “20 Nasdaq-100 Stocks That Will Heat Up 2H18” and the last “Why Amazon.com, Inc. Might Buy Ulta Beauty Inc As It Eyes Cosmetics” with publication date: June 17, 2018.

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