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Universal Display Corporation engages in the research, development, and commercialization of organic light emitting diode (OLED) technologies and materials for use in display and solid-state lighting applications. The company offers PHOLED technologies and materials for displays and lighting products under the UniversalPHOLED brand. It is also involved in the research, development, and commercialization of other OLED device and manufacturing technologies, including FOLED that are flexible OLEDs for the fabrication of OLEDs on flexible substrates; and OVJP, an organic vapor jet printing technology. In addition, the company provides technology development and support services, including third-party collaboration and support to third parties for the commercialization of their OLED products; and contract research services in the areas of chemical materials synthesis research, development, and commercialization for non-OLED applications, as well as engages in the intellectual property and technology licensing activities. Universal Display Corporation was incorporated in 1985 and is headquartered in Ewing, New Jersey.
Discounted Cash Flow Valuation of Universal Display Corp \pa\
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High margins render the company resilient under dire circumstances, hence able to drive competitors out or acquire them. ROE and ROA measure the average flow generated by each invested dollar. Their marginal value is a forecast of future growth, and it is considered by Buffett and Munger the most important single indicator.
The average Net Margin over the past 5 years is +30.94%.
The trend of Net Margin over the past 5 years is +1.22%.
The average ROA over the past 5 years is +14.32%.
The trend of ROA over the past 5 years is +0.57%.
The average ROE over the past 5 years is +14.73%.
The trend of ROE over the past 5 years is +0.76%.
Being debt the number one cause of investment losses and company death, the ratio Debt/FCF is of utmost importance to guarantee safety. On the other hand the Graham’s stability measures the drawdown of earnings, hence indicating the reliability of the flow generated by the company.
The Debt/FCF trailing twelve month is 0.00.
The trend of Debt/FCF over the past 5 years is -0.00.
Graham’s Stability measure stands at 1.00.
Growth can be dangerous when forecasting, simply projecting the current growth is in general wrong. A company passes through multiple phases, from being young and unprofitable, to the first periods of profitability and high growth, until it arrives at a period of regime with limited growth. Identifying in which phase the company is in may help forecasting.
The Revenue CAGR over the past 5 years is +12.94%.
The trend of Revenue growth rate over the past 5 years is +0.17%.
The Earnings CAGR over the past 5 years is +15.35%.
The trend of Earnings growth rate over the past 5 years is +1.71%.
The Equity CAGR over the past 5 years is +14.12%.
The trend of Equity growth rate over the past 5 years is +1.42%.
The FCF CAGR over the past 5 years is -4.03%.
The trend of FCF growth rate over the past 5 years is -9.39%.