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Universal Electronics develops control and sensor technology solutions and manufactures a line of pre-programmed and universal remote control products, audio-video accessories, and intelligent wireless security and automation components. The Company's offerings include pre-programmed universal infrared and radio frequency remote controls that are sold primarily to subscription broadcasting providers, original equipment manufacturers, retailers, and private label customers, and integrated circuits, on which its software and universal device control database is embedded, sold primarily to OEMs, subscription broadcasting providers, and private label customers.

TypePublic
Founded1986
HQSanta Ana, US
Websiteuei.com
Employee Ratings3.4

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)4,347(+18%)
Job Openings14
Revenue (FY, 2019)$753.5 M(+11%)
Share Price (Sept 2020)$37.5 (-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Universal Electronics Office Locations

Universal Electronics has offices in Santa Ana, Carlsbad, San Mateo, Scottsdale and in 3 other locations
Santa Ana, US (HQ)
201 Sandpointe Ave
Carlsbad, US
2055 Corte Del Nogal
San Mateo, US
2755 Campus Dr #130
Scottsdale, US
15147 N Scottsdale Rd h300
Hong Kong, HK
18 Tak Fung St
Bengaluru, IN
2nd Floor, East Wing, Khanija Bhavan #49, Race Course Rd
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Universal Electronics Financials and Metrics

Universal Electronics Revenue

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Universal Electronics's revenue was reported to be $753.48 m in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2020)

153.1m

Gross profit (Q2, 2020)

38.1m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2020), %

24.9%

Net income (Q2, 2020)

14.4m

EBIT (Q2, 2020)

6.5m

Market capitalization (22-Sept-2020)

522.0m

Closing stock price (22-Sept-2020)

37.5

Cash (30-Jun-2020)

58.8m

EV

549.3m
Universal Electronics's current market capitalization is $522 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

76.2m112.5m53.0m50.6m62.4m53.2m74.3m

Accounts Receivable

95.4m98.0m121.8m124.6m151.6m144.7m139.2m

Prepaid Expenses

11.6m6.7m

Inventories

4.4m6.9m6.2m129.9m162.6m144.4m145.1m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Cash

90.4m87.6m99.0m97.1m82.2m64.3m56.1m49.4m48.1m62.7m49.7m48.6m40.2m59.4m42.0m44.9m49.6m54.7m58.9m58.8m

Accounts Receivable

84.8m107.5m105.9m93.8m103.6m112.1m111.0m132.1m134.4m129.2m147.7m153.4m160.1m143.7m151.9m158.1m154.6m157.1m137.1m143.9m

Prepaid Expenses

14.3m15.4m10.0m9.0m6.1m6.4m5.3m

Inventories

90.2m88.8m92.3m100.2m109.1m113.0m117.7m119.1m124.1m131.5m143.4m10.0m139.4m147.2m135.9m150.0m148.9m137.5m142.2m134.7m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

23.0m32.5m29.2m20.4m(10.3m)11.9m3.6m

Depreciation and Amortization

18.4m18.2m20.5m27.0m31.3m33.6m31.9m

Inventories

(15.0m)(8.2m)(32.0m)(14.8m)(29.9m)(19.9m)(1.9m)

Accounts Payable

2.3m20.0m33.3m10.5m11.0m(7.4m)14.2m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Net Income

4.3m12.8m23.6m5.2m13.6m19.8m2.7m9.3m17.1m119.0k4.8m1.7m(587.0k)22.1m23.0m(1.0m)(6.1m)(3.4m)5.8m20.2m

Depreciation and Amortization

4.3m8.8m13.4m4.7m9.4m14.5m5.9m12.0m19.0m7.6m16.0m23.2m8.2m16.9m25.3m8.0m15.9m23.7m7.5m15.7m

Inventories

4.8m5.1m(577.0k)(6.0m)(15.0m)(20.3m)5.1m982.0k(4.5m)(1.6m)(11.2m)10.0m1.4m(16.1m)(9.5m)(6.5m)(11.4m)(6.8m)1.6m9.6m

Accounts Payable

(10.5m)10.4m13.6m(12.2m)1.4m21.8m(22.9m)4.5m7.7m(16.2m)(15.0k)106.9m(21.2m)(7.3m)(13.1m)3.0m16.8m11.7m(29.0m)(40.9m)
USDFY, 2013

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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Universal Electronics Operating Metrics

FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018

Individual Consumer Electronic Brand Names

6.90 k7 k7.20 k7.30 k7.30 k7.60 k7.70 k7.70 k7.90 k8 k8 k8 k8.10 k8.20 k

Individual Device Functions

863 k881 k896 k909 k922 k941 k959 k982 k1 m1 m1 m1 m1 m1 m

Patents and Patent Applications

316 357 364 373 380 400 400 400 400 400 400 400
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Universal Electronics Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

93/100

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Universal Electronics Revenue Breakdown

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Universal Electronics revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 49.7% from United States, 11.9% from People's Republic of China, 11.4% from Europe, 7.8% from Latin America, 15.0% from Asia (excluding PRC) and 4.2% from Other

Universal Electronics Online and Social Media Presence

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Universal Electronics News and Updates

Universal Electronics and DSP Group Demonstrate Hands-Free, Low Power, Voice-Activated Remote Control

UEI demonstrates low-power wake-on-voice remote control achieving superior voice accuracy while meeting lower power consumption requirements for battery-operated remote controls UEI demonstrates low-power wake-on-voice remote control achieving superior voice accuracy while meeting lower power consum…

Universal Electronics Blogs

Universal Electronics Files ITC Complaint Against Roku and Its Partners, TCL, Hisense and Funai

SCOTTSDALE, AZ – May 19, 2020 – Universal Electronics Inc. (UEI), (NASDAQ: UEIC), the worldwide leader in universal control and sensing solutions for the smart home, announced that on May 18, 2020, the International Trade Commission has instituted an investigation into the importation of certain str…

Universal Electronics Inc. to participate in upcoming Virtual Investor Conferences

SCOTTSDALE, AZ – May 13, 2020 – Universal Electronics Inc. (UEI), (NASDAQ: UEIC) announced Paul Arling, chairman and CEO, and Bryan Hackworth, senior vice president and CFO, are scheduled to participate in the following investor conferences in May and June 2020. Conference Details May 20th:  Needham…

Universal Electronics Report Results for the First Quarter 2020

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 7, 2020– Universal Electronics Inc. (UEI), (NASDAQ: UEIC) reported financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2020. “We entered 2020 with the strongest foundation in our history, having devoted 2019 to ongoing technology development and the implement…

Universal Electronics Inc. Wins Five Red Dot Design Awards

Continuous focus on innovation and user experience results in multiple product design awards SCOTTSDALE, AZ, May 1, 2020—Universal Electronics Inc. (UEI) (NASDAQ: UEIC), the global leader in universal control and sensing technologies for the smart home, has received five 2020 Red Dot Awards, one of …

Universal Electronics to Host First Quarter 2020 Financial Results Conference Call on May 7

SCOTTSDALE, AZ – April 23, 2020 – Universal Electronics Inc. (UEI) (NASDAQ: UEIC) will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. ET on Thursday, May 7, 2020 to discuss its first quarter 2020 earnings results. Management will provide a financial and business update as well as answer questions. To access th…

Universal Electronics Report Fourth Quarter and Year-end 2019 Financial Results

SCOTTSDALE, AZ – Universal Electronics Inc. (UEI), (NASDAQ: UEIC) reported financial results for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2019. “In 2019, we posted the highest annual Adjusted Non-GAAP net sales and EPS in our 34-year history of $751.7 million and $3.55, respectively,” said Pau…
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Universal Electronics Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Universal Electronics founded?

    Universal Electronics was founded in 1986.

  • How many employees does Universal Electronics have?

    Universal Electronics has 4,347 employees.

  • What is Universal Electronics revenue?

    Latest Universal Electronics annual revenue is $753.5 m.

  • What is Universal Electronics revenue per employee?

    Latest Universal Electronics revenue per employee is $173.3 k.

  • Who are Universal Electronics competitors?

    Competitors of Universal Electronics include Noon Home, Crestron Electronics and Deako.

  • Where is Universal Electronics headquarters?

    Universal Electronics headquarters is located at 201 Sandpointe Ave, Santa Ana.

  • Where are Universal Electronics offices?

    Universal Electronics has offices in Santa Ana, Carlsbad, San Mateo, Scottsdale and in 3 other locations.

  • How many offices does Universal Electronics have?

    Universal Electronics has 9 offices.