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Universal Security Instruments Inc UUU Stock Quote

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  • Last Close 2.52
  • Sector Industrials
  • Industry Security & Protection Services
  • Investment Style Small Value
  • Day Range 2.47  –  2.58
  • Year Range 1.50  –  4.00
  • Market Cap 5.8285 Mil
  • Volume / Avg 6,187.0 /  41,185.7
  • Price / Sales 0.24
  • Price / Book 1.06
  • Forward Div Yield 4.09%
  • Trailing Div Yield

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Key Statistics UUU

Company Profile UUU

Business Description

Universal Security Instruments Inc is a U.S based manufacturer and distributor of safety and security devices in the Peoples Republic of China . The company markets a line of residential smoke and carbon monoxide alarms under the trade names UNIVERSAL and USI Electric. It also markets products to the electrical distribution trade such as electrical and lighting distributors as well as manufactured housing companies. Its product portfolio consists of smoke and fire alarms, carbon monoxide alarms, multi-gas alarms, universal smoke sensing technology, and plug-in alarms.

11407 Cronhill Drive, Suite A
Owings Mills, MD, 21117
Industry Security & Protection Services
Employees 11

Competitors & Peers UUU

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FAQs for Universal Security Instruments Inc Stock

No. UUU does not currently have a forward dividend yield.
Dividend yield allows investors, particularly those interested in dividend-paying stocks, to compare the relationship between a stock’s price and how it rewards stockholders through dividends. The formula for calculating dividend yield is to divide the annual dividend paid per share by the stock price.

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UUU’s market cap is 5.83 Mil.
Market capitalization is calculated by taking a company’s share price and multiplying it by the total number of shares. It’s often used to measure a company’s size. In the Morningstar Style Box, large-cap names account for the largest 70% of U.S. stocks, mid-cap names account for the largest 70–90%, and small-cap names are the remaining 10% of companies.

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UUU’s stock style is Small Value.
Style is an investment factor that has a meaningful impact on investment risk and returns. Style is calculated by combining value and growth scores, which are first individually calculated.

High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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UUU’s price/sales is 0.24.
Price/sales represents the amount an investor is willing to pay for a dollar generated from a particular company’s sales or revenues.

UUU’s price/forward earnings is 5.86.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.

UUU’s price/book is 1.06.
Price/book ratio can tell investors approximately how much they’re paying for a company’s assets, based on historical, rather than current, valuations. Historical valuations generally do not reflect a company’s current market value. Value investors frequently look for companies that have low price/book ratios.

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UUU’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
A stock’s beta measures how closely tied its price movements have been to the performance of the overall market.

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