Universal Display Corporation (NASDAQ:OLED) is now up 90.95% compared to a 12-month low of $78.75. We have seen the price to move -6.24% lower and get settled at $150.37 on 5/23/2019. At recent session, it appeared stuck in a range of $159.545 to $163.1. This company shares are 21.76% off its target price of $183.09 and the current market capitalization stands at $7.15B. The recent change has given its price a -7.64% deficit over SMA 50 and -20.86% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed -12.22% declines, 3.16% gains and 72.32% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found OLED’s volatility during a week at 3.53% and during a month it has been found around 4.54%.Universal Display Corporation (OLED) Top Holders
Institutional investors currently hold around $5.81 billion or 79.3% in OLED stock. Look at its top three institutional owners: Primecap Management Co/Ca/ owns $764.71 million in Universal Display Corporation, which represents roughly 10.7% of the company’s market cap and approximately 13.15% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Vanguard Group Inc, which owns 3,933,411 shares of the stock are valued at $630.8 million. The third largest holder is Blackrock Inc., which currently holds $609.29 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 8.52% of its market capitalization.
At the end of March reporting period, 182 institutional holders increased their position in Universal Display Corporation (NASDAQ:OLED) by some 2,348,363 shares, 169 decreased positions by 6,290,269 and 57 held positions by 27,616,425. That puts total institutional holdings at 36,255,057 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 83 new institutional investments totaling 790,141 shares while 38 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 916,510 shares.Universal Display Corporation (NASDAQ:OLED) Insider Trades
Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Universal Display Corporation disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Director LACERTE LAWRENCE has sold 12,500 shares of Universal Display Corporation (OLED) in the trading session dated May. 09, 2019. These shares are worth $2,085,500 and were traded at $166.84 each. The SEC filing shows that Mahon Janice K performed a sale of 20,819 shares. The VP of Tech Commercialization disposed these shares by way of transaction on May. 07, 2019. The company’s shares were given away at $170.24 per share worth to an income of some $3,544,227 to the account of Mahon Janice K.
Director, GRECO ROSEMARIE B, sold 4,425 common shares of Universal Display Corporation (OLED) in the open market. In a transaction dated May. 07, 2019, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $171.13, raking in a sum of $757,250. After this sale, 6,793 common shares of OLED are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $1,021,463.
In the transaction dated Mar. 15, 2019, a great number of shares sold came courtesy the Chief Technical Officer; BROWN JULIA J disposed a total of 17,539 shares at an average price of $160, amounting to approximately $2,806,240. The insider now directly owns 125,657 shares worth $18,895,043.
Several analysts have released their opinion on Universal Display Corporation (NASDAQ:OLED), with 2 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 4 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 6 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 2.17 average brokerage recommendation [T1].