UGI Corp Gets a Hold Rating from Jefferies

By Austin Angelo

Jefferies analyst Christopher Sighinolfi reiterated a Hold rating on UGI Corp (NYSE: UGI) on July 12 and set a price target of $46. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $48.94.

According to TipRanks.com, Sighinolfi is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 10.4% and a 65.8% success rate. Sighinolfi covers the Basic Materials sector, focusing on stocks such as Energy Transfer Partners LP, Dcp Midstream Partners Lp, and National Fuel Gas Company.

UGI Corp has an analyst consensus of Moderate Sell, with a price target consensus of $44.50.

UGI Corp’s market cap is currently $8.47B and has a P/E ratio of 18.61. The company has a book value ratio of 2.6768.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 34 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. Last month, Anne Pol, a Director at UGI sold 6,750 shares for a total of $341,618.

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UGI Corp. operates as a holding company, which through its subsidiaries, distributes, stores, transports, and markets energy products and related services. It operates through the following segments: AmeriGas Propane, UGI International-UGI France, UGI International-Flaga & AvantiGas, Energy Services, Electric Generation, and UGI Utilities.