Investor FAQ

  1. Where is your company’s stock traded?
  2. How do I purchase stock in Universal Electronics?
  3. When is UEI’s fiscal year-end?
  4. Does UEI issue quarterly reports?
  5. How do I get a copy of the company’s financial statements, such as an Annual Report, Form 10-K or Form 10-Q?
  6. Does UEI pay dividends?
  7. Does UEI have a dividend reinvestment program (DRIP)?
  8. Are you profitable?
  9. How many shares outstanding does UEI have?
  10. Do you have Wall Street analyst coverage?
  11. What are the details of UEI’s initial public offering?
  12. When and where was UEI incorporated?
  13. Where are you located?
  14. How many employees do you have?
  15. What are your products?
  16. Who are UEI’s auditors?
  17. Who is Universal’s legal counsel?
  18. Who is Universal’s transfer agent?
  19. How do I transfer my stock or change my address with the transfer agent?
  20. How do I contact Universal Electronics?

Where is your company’s stock traded?
The company’s stock is traded on the Nasdaq market under the symbol UEIC.
How do I purchase stock in Universal Electronics?
You will need to contact a licensed stockbroker to purchase shares in the company.
When is UEI’s fiscal year-end?
UEI’s fiscal year end is December 31.
Does UEI issue quarterly reports?
Each quarter the company issues a Form 10-Q and a press release that summarizes the quarterly earnings and financial performance. In addition, the company conducts a conference call to provide investors the opportunity to interact with management. Contact LHA for more information.
How do I get a copy of the company’s financial statements, such as an Annual Report, Form 10-K or Form 10-Q?
UEI’s Annual Reports, Form 10-Ks, Form 10-Qs and other reports are available for viewing on this website. www.sec.gov or www.freeEdgar.com)-->
Does UEI pay dividends?
UEI has not declared or paid any dividends on its stock since its inception, and does not anticipate paying any cash dividends in the foreseeable future.
Does UEI have a dividend reinvestment program (DRIP)?
UEI does not have a dividend reinvestment program.
Are you profitable?
Yes. UEI’s Adjusted non-GAAP net income for the for the third quarter of 2017 (three months ended September 30, 2017) was $11.9 million, or $0.81 per diluted share. A reconciliation between Adjusted non-GAAP and GAAP financials is included in the company’s November 2, 2017 Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results press release.
How many shares outstanding does UEI have?
As of September 30, 2017, UEI had 14.7 million shares issued and outstanding, on a diluted basis.
Do you have Wall Street analyst coverage?
Our analysts include:
  • Andy D’Silva and Aman Gulani of B. Riley & Co.
  • Steve Frankel of Dougherty & Co.
  • Michael Olson of Piper Jaffray
  • Gregory Burns of Sidoti & Co LLC
  • Jaeson Schmidt of Lake Street Capital Markets, LLC
What are the details of UEI’s initial public offering?
Initial Offering  
Date of Offering: February of 1993
Number of shares offered: 2.4 million – stock split adjusted 4.8 million
Offering price: $13.00 – stock split adjusted $6.50
Lead underwriter: Banc of America Securities
Secondary Offering  
Date of Offering: July of 1993
Number of shares offered: 1.77 million – stock split adjusted 3.54 million
Offering price: $24.75 – stock split adjusted $12.38
Lead underwriter: Banc of America Securities
When and where was UEI incorporated?
UEI was incorporated in the state of Delaware in 1986.
Where are you located?
The company is headquartered in Santa Ana, California with over half of its space dedicated to research and development.
How many employees do you have?
As of December 31, 2016, UEI employed 3,103 employees.
What are your products?
UEI delivers technology in a variety of ways:
  • Licensed proprietary firmware
  • Software
  • Custom and customizable chips
  • Turnkey remote control solutions
  • Wireless remotes
  • Home automation
  • Intelligent sensing and security
Who are UEI’s auditors?
Grant Thornton LLP
18400 Von Karmen Avenue
Suite 900
Irvine, CA 92612
Telephone 949 553-1600
Who is Universal’s legal counsel?
Richard A. Firehammer, Jr., Esq., Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Who is Universal’s transfer agent?
By Standard Mail:
Computershare
P.O. Box 505000
Louisville, KY  40233


By Overnight Delivery:

Computershare
462 South 4th Street, Suite 1600
Louisville, KY 40202
Phone: (800) 368-5948
Corporate Website: www.computershare.com/investor
Shareholder Online Inquiries: https://www-us.computershare.com/investor/Contact
How do I transfer my stock or change my address with the transfer agent?
Please contact the Computershare Trust Company, N.A. at (800) 368-5948.
How do I contact Universal Electronics?
Our Investor Relations firm is LHA, 44 Montgomery St., Suite 1310, San Francisco, California 94104, 415.433.3777, bherrick@lhai.com.