UNIT shares have a strong debt-to-equity ratio but their quick ratio which reads 0.20 is strong and might cause problems for them later in the future.
For the most recent quarter, the net income has jumped by 252.73 M. This strength in their income has affected them and thus increased their earnings to $248.69 M. The 3.03% yoy growth of UNIT’s revenue has gone up that of the industry average by -10.27%. For the past 12 months, Uniti Group Inc. revenue has gone up by 13.30%. The sustained growth in their revenue has helped boost their earnings per share.
Uniti Group Inc. (UNIT) has seen their earnings per share increased to $133.33% during the last quarter in comparison to the same quarter last year. They have recorded a 175,396.0 growing earnings per share earnings. They have recorded a 175,396.0 growing earnings per share earnings. Analysts expect increase in earnings is also on the cards next quarter with an average estimate at $0.03. In the fiscal year 2018, Uniti Group Inc. overcame its bottom line by hitting earning -$150.00% per share compared to the -$125.00% in 2017.
Comparing them to other companies in the industry and the overall Financial sector, the industry average is 14.32 while 16.43 is of the sector.
UNIT total operating cash flow had jumped to $168.96 billion compared to $74.11 billion in the same quarter last year. Also, looking at the price to cash flow of the company and the industry average, the 7.47 ratio of the stock is lower than the industry’s 15.55.
The company’s ROA is 0.17 when compared to 5.93 for the stocks operating in the same industry. This can be attributed to the strength recorded in the net income produced by total assets. Comparing it to other companies in the sector, Uniti Group Inc. ROE is above 16.43 that of both the sector average.
The operating profit margin for Uniti Group Inc. (UNIT) is 30.78%, a figure which is considered to be strong.
Added to that, this ratio has missed the industry net margin that stands at 35.60.
Analysts meanwhile rate Uniti Group Inc. (NASDAQ:UNIT) as a buy. Still some above discussed indicators of the $3.16B company show strength while others show weakness. There is little evidence at the moment to justify the expectation of the UNIT shares to either perform positively or negatively when compared to other stocks. The primary strengths of Uniti Group Inc. can be witnessed in its increased revenue, growing earnings per share, higher return on equity, increased operating cash and high net margin. Subsequently, financial analysis have also identified some weak areas that includes high debt, relatively high P/E ratio, lower return on assets and low net margin.