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Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. [NASDAQ:UBNT]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Stock market traders oftentimes pay a lot of attention to what top analysts say regarding a potential investment. Regarding Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. [UBNT], the latest average analyst recommendation we can see is from the quarter closing in June. On average, stock market experts give UBNT an Hold rating. Its stock price has been found in the range of 0.72 to 7.84. This is compared to its latest closing price of $128.99.

Wall Street analysts provide their ratings on a scale of 1 to 5, and the current average score for Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. [UBNT] is sitting at 3.20. This is compared to 1 month ago, when its average rating was 3.20.

For the quarter ending in Dec-18 Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. [UBNT] generated $0.31 billion in sales. That’s 11.15% higher than the average estimate of $0.28 billion as provided by Wall Street analysts. The three indicators above suggest that overall, this stock is demonstrating a mixed bag of positive appeal and some drawbacks, making it a somewhat risky investment that also has the potential to generate high ROI in the long run.

Pay attention for this company’s financial results, of which the next release is scheduled to happen on Thu 9 May (In 85 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. [UBNT]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. [UBNT] sitting at +32.07 and its Gross Margin at +44.25, this company’s Net Margin is now 31.90%. These measurements indicate that Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. [UBNT] is generating considerably more profit, after expenses are accounted for, compared to its market peers.

This company’s Return on Total Capital is 39.32, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 40.60%. Its Return on Equity is 42.79, and its Return on Assets is 19.67. These metrics all suggest that Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. is doing well at using the money it earns to generate returns.

Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. [UBNT] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 153.53. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 60.56, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 47.39. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 145.80, and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 57.51. This company is not leveraging its assets to take on debt, which stunts its growth and limits the ROI for investors.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 25.79 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 1.45. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 7.75, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.08. Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. [UBNT] has a Price to Book Ratio of 19.87, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 19.99 and P/E Ratio of 28.67. These metrics show that this company has a mixed appeal, and ROI could be a gain or a loss.

Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. [UBNT] earns $1,206,241 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 6.45 and its Total Asset Turnover is 1.02. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 7.62 and its Current Ratio is 8.87. This company, considering these metrics, has a healthy ratio between its short-term liquid assets and its short-term liabilities, making it a less risky investment.

Performance Indicators

Let’s now turn our attention to trading performance: Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. [UBNT] has 61.02M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $7.89B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 49.40 to 130.52. At its current price, it has moved by -0.89% from its 52-week high, and it has moved 161.86% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 0.95, which indicates that it is more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 75.06. This RSI suggests that Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. is currently Overbought.

Conclusion: Is Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. [UBNT] a Reliable Buy?

Shares of Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. [UBNT], overall, appear to be a solid investment option, with Wall Street analysts expecting its price to rise considerably in the next 12 months. This company generates high value from the labor resources and other capital it has available, and while it has heavy Long-Term Debt to Equity, the majority of the metrics point to this investment being highly attractive.