Universal Technical Institute Inc. (NYSE:UTI) shares were up 4.8% on Thursday . The company traded as high as $2.60 and last traded at $2.60, with a volume of 59,490 shares. The stock had previously closed at $2.48.

The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $2.46 and a 200 day moving average price of $3.34. The firm’s market cap is $60.87 million.

Universal Technical Institute (NYSE:UTI) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 4th. The company reported ($0.21) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.22) by $0.01. The business had revenue of $82.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $81.60 million. On average, equities research analysts expect that Universal Technical Institute Inc. will post ($1.54) EPS for the current fiscal year.

Universal Technical Institute, Inc provides postsecondary education for students seeking careers as professional automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians. The Company segments are Postsecondary education and Other. It offers undergraduate degree or diploma programs at approximately 10 campuses across the United States under the banner of various brands, including Universal Technical Institute (UTI), Motorcycle Mechanics Institute and Marine Mechanics Institute (collectively, MMI) and NASCAR Technical Institute.

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