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Ubiquiti Networks



) pushed the Telecommunications industry lower today making it today's featured Telecommunications laggard. The industry as a whole closed the day up 0.3%. By the end of trading, Ubiquiti Networks fell $1.13 (-2.5%) to $44.42 on average volume. Throughout the day, 1,814,276 shares of Ubiquiti Networks exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1,356,100 shares. The stock ranged in price between $44.04-$48.91 after having opened the day at $45.57 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $45.55. Other companies within the Telecommunications industry that declined today were:




), down 7.1%,

Tandem Diabetes Care



), down 6.2%,

Allot Communications



), down 6.0% and




), down 4.9%.

Ubiquiti Networks, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, offers a portfolio of networking products and solutions for service providers and enterprises. Ubiquiti Networks has a market cap of $3.9 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are down 0.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Ubiquiti Networks a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Ubiquiti Networks

as a


. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing.

On the positive front,

Parametric Sound



), up 13.1%,

NII Holdings



), up 12.6%,

TeleCommunication Systems



), up 3.6% and

Portugal Telecom



), up 3.4% , were all gainers within the telecommunications industry with




) being today's featured telecommunications industry leader.

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