Jefferies Remains a Hold on UGI Corp (UGI)

By Ryan Adsit

Jefferies analyst Christopher Sighinolfi reiterated a Hold rating on UGI Corp (NYSE: UGI) yesterday and set a price target of $54. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $55.47, close to its 52-week high of $55.94.

According to, Sighinolfi is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 12.2% and a 70.7% success rate. Sighinolfi covers the Basic Materials sector, focusing on stocks such as Enterprise Products Partners LP, Dcp Midstream Partners Lp, and Valero Energy Partners.

UGI Corp has an analyst consensus of Moderate Sell, with a price target consensus of $52.

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The company has a one-year high of $55.94 and a one-year low of $42.51. Currently, UGI Corp has an average volume of 778.5K.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 33 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. Most recently, in June 2018, John L. Walsh, the President & CEO of UGI sold 25,000 shares for a total of $1,215,250.

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UGI Corp. operates as a holding company, which engages in the distribution, storage, transport, and marketing of energy products and related services. Through its subsidiaries, it operates through the following segments: AmeriGas Propane; UGI International; Midstream and Marketing; UGI Utilities; and Corporate and Other.