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Ultrapar Holdings



) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $21.63, above its previous 52-week high of $21.48 with 13,350 shares traded as of 9:35 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 371,000 shares over the past 30 days.

Ultrapar has a market cap of $10.72 billion and is part of the

basic materials

sector and


industry. Shares are up 24.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Ultrapar Holdings Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates in the petrochemicals industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 49.5, above the average energy industry P/E ratio of 19.8 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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TheStreet Ratings rates Ultrapar as a


. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full

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