|Bid||5.66 x 800|
|Ask||5.67 x 1400|
|Day's Range||5.62 - 5.68|
|52 Week Range||4.68 - 15.80|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||-0.71|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||10.78|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.19 (3.57%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Announcement of Periodic Review: Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. New York, May 07, 2019 -- Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has completed a periodic review of the ratings of Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit. The review was conducted through a portfolio review in which Moody's reassessed the appropriateness of the ratings in the context of the relevant principal methodology(ies), recent developments, and a comparison of the financial and operating profile to similarly rated peers.
CVC Capital Partners and Brazilian investment firm Itausa Investimentos Itau SA are among the groups interested in an LPG distribution unit put on the block by Brazil's Petrobras, two sources with knowledge of the matter said. Petroleo Brasileiro SA, as the state-controlled oil company is formally known, expects interested parties to sign confidentiality agreements, the first step to participate in the sale process of Liquigas Distribuidora SA, by April 19. Petrobras had agreed in 2016 to sell Liquigas Distribuidora to local rival Ultrapar Participacoes SA in a 2.8 billion-real ($720 million) deal, that was blocked by Brazil's antitrust watchdog Cade in February 2018.
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Brazilian stocks advanced on Thursday on the heels of rising prices of crude and U.S. equities, while shares of Ultrapar Participações SA soared after the fuel distributor announced a dividend payout. The benchmark Bovespa stock index was up 0.5 percent, outperforming other regional equity indexes, which were either flat or lower. Crude prices rose after release of an industry report suggesting U.S. crude stockpiles would soon begin to decline again, helping to lift shares of state-controlled oil company Petróleo Brasileiro SA.