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) pushed the Diversified Services industry lower today making it today's featured Diversified Services laggard. The industry as a whole closed the day down 0.1%. By the end of trading, Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrances fell $1.63 (-1.7%) to $95.40 on average volume. Throughout the day, 826,575 shares of Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrances exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 722,500 shares. The stock ranged in price between $95.09-$97.85 after having opened the day at $97.76 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $97.03. Other companies within the Diversified Services industry that declined today were:
), down 10.3%,
), down 8.7%,
), down 7.2%, and
), down 5%.
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Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. operates as a beauty retailer that provides prestige, mass, and salon products; and salon services in the United States. Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrances has a market cap of $6.35 billion and is part of the services sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 41.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 53.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are five analysts that rate Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrances a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and three rate it a hold.
TheStreet Ratings rates Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrances as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook.
- You can view the full Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrances Ratings Report.
On the positive front,
), up 14.5%,
), up 9.9%,
), up 9.3%, and
), up 9.3%, were all gainers within the diversified services industry with
) being today's featured diversified services industry leader.
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