Universal Biosensors Inc Share Price and Company Fundamentals

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Universal Biosensors, Inc., through its subsidiary, Universal Biosensors Pty Ltd, operates as a biosensors company primarily in Australia. The company focuses on the development, manufacture, and commercialization of point-of-use devices for measuring analytes across various industries. It manufactures and distributes Prothrombin Time International Normalized Ratio coagulation test strips; and distributes Siemens' Xprecia Stride Coagulation Analyzer, a test used to monitor the effect of the anticoagulant therapy warfarin. The company also manufactures and distributes Sentia SO2 test strips; and distributes Sentia Analyzer for the use in measurement of free SO2 levels in post-fermentation wine. In addition, it offers non-diagnostic laboratory services and performs coagulation testing services. The company has a license agreement with LifeScan Global Corporation to develop a biosensor strip and a meter to be used for the detection and monitoring of diabetes in animals. Universal Biosensors, Inc. was incorporated in 2001 and is headquartered in Rowville, Australia.

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Company profile

Primary activitiesThe Company is a specialist medical diagnostics company focused on the development, manufacture and commercialisation of a range of in vitro diagnostic tests for point-of-care use.
Industry / SectorMedical Devices / Healthcare
Full time employees81
Mailing address1 Corporate Avenue Rowville VIC 3178 Australia
Phone / Fax61 3 9213 9000 / 61 3 9213 9099


More: Universal Biosensors Inc Dividend history, yield and payout ratio

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Universal Biosensors Inc paid $0.00 dividend and the ex-dividend date was .The dividend payout ratio is 0.00%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.UBI dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.

UBI's forward dividend amount is $ and the forward dividend yield is . A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Oct 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Universal Biosensors Inc.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. John Stewart Sharman B Ec, BECON, C.A., CA, M.App.FinChief Exec. Officer55526.8k
Mr. Salesh Balak B.A., BA, C.A., CACFO & Company Sec.52300.69k
Mr. Nicholas BliesnerHead of Operations
Mr. Luke Cossins B.Sc., M.B.A.Head of R&D
Ms. Ann Chew B.Com., CPAHead of People Strategy & Culture

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The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Universal Biosensors Inc is and its enterprise value is .

The UBI's stocks Beta value is 1.26 making it 26% more volatile compared to ASX market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

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Universal Biosensors Inc (ASX:UBI) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Universal Biosensors Inc's Stock Symbol?

Universal Biosensors Inc trades on ASX under the ticker symbol "UBI".

2. What is Universal Biosensors Inc's stock price today?

One share of UBI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.26.

3. How can I contact Universal Biosensors Inc?

Universal Biosensors Inc's mailing address is 1 Corporate Avenue Rowville VIC 3178 Australia. The company can be reached via phone at 61 3 9213 9000.

4. What is Universal Biosensors Inc's official website?

The official website of Universal Biosensors Inc is https://www.universalbiosensors.com.

5. Which share registry manages Universal Biosensors Inc's stock?

Universal Biosensors Inc's stock is managed by BOARDROOM PTY LIMITED.